Anthony Ujah Plays Down Werder Bremen Title Chances

Anthony Ujah Plays Down Werder Bremen Title Chances Werder Bremen striker Anthony Ujah is refusing to get carried away by his club’s pre – season form and has played down their chances of winning the Bundesliga title for the  first time since 2004. The River islanders are undefeated in 8 pre – season fixtures and…

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Vidal completes Bayern switch, signs four-year deal

Vidal completes Bayern switch, signs four-year deal Arturo Vidal has completed his move from Juventus to Bayern Munich, signing a four-year contract at the Allianz Arena. The German champions announced last Thursday that the two clubs had agreed a deal in principle for the transfer of the Chile international. Vidal, who won four successive Serie A titles with Juve as well as reaching the…

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Official : Stefano Okaka Joins Anderlecht

Official : Stefano Okaka Joins Anderlecht Through their official Twitter account, Belgian powerhouse RSC Anderlecht have announced the signing of Stefano Okaka on undisclosed terms from Sampdoria. This is the second time since Okaka started his professional career that he has left Italy to join a foreign club, having spent time on loan at Fulham…

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Champions League: Ahmed Musa leads out Nigeria stars

Champions League: Ahmed Musa leads out Nigeria stars CSKA Moscow forward Ahmed Musa will Tuesday lead several other Nigeria players out as they seek for places in the group stage of the lucrative UEFA Champions League. Ahmed Musa’s Russian army team CSKA will slug it out with Czech Republic’s Sparta Prague, whose attack will be…

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Fabregas calls for Champions League improvement

Fabregas calls for Champions League improvement Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas says his teammates must improve in the Champions League if they are to reach the level of Barcelona. Fabregas spent three years at Camp Nou before moving to Stamford Bridge last June, and will line up against his old club in the final match of Chelsea’s three-match American tour…

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Filipe Luis completes Atletico return

Filipe Luis completes Atletico return Filipe Luis has returned to Atletico Madrid after just one season with Chelsea, signing a four-year deal at the Vicente Calderon. The Brazil international moved to Stamford Bridge from Atleti in July last year, having won La Liga as well as reaching the final of the UEFA Champions League in 2013-14….

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Bonucci to remain at Juve until 2020

Bonucci to remain at Juve until 2020 Juventus have announced that defender Leonardo Bonucci has signed a new deal, keeping him at the club until 2020. Bonucci joined the Serie A champions from Bari in 2010 and has been a regular starter in Juve’s backline ever since. Last season, Bonucci played a key role in the side…

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Bayern to present Vidal

Bayern to present Vidal Arturo Vidal will be formally presented as a Bayern Munich player on Tuesday following the completion of his move from Juventus. The German champions announced last Thursday that they had agreed a deal in principle for the transfer of the Chile international. And on Tuesday, Bayern revealed Vidal would appear at a news conference alongside sporting…

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Wenger responds to Mourinho spending jibe: I let other people talk

Wenger responds to Mourinho spending jibe: I let other people talk The Chelsea boss said the Frenchman should “get a calculator” when looking at his side’s signings over the last few years Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has defended his spending in the transfer market in recent seasons after Jose Mourinho claimed the Frenchman spends more…

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Putin: Blatter deserves a Nobel prize

Putin: Blatter deserves a Nobel prize Russian president Vladimir Putin believes outgoing FIFA head Sepp Blatter should be awarded a Nobel prize. Blatter announced his intention to resign from his post as FIFA president last month, in the wake of a corruption scandal tearing through world football’s governing body. A new president will be chosen on February 26,…

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