Liverpool Under-23s Midfielder Matty Virtue Returns to Training Following Lengthy Injury Lay-Off
Liverpools Matty Virtue has been pictured in first team training following the ankle ligament damage he suffered in an Under-23 fixture against Leicester City early in November, a game in which he was on the scoresheet. The 21-year-old had been an integral part of the Under-23 side up until the injury, regularly captaining them and providing six goals in ten starts. He was in fantastic form at the time, finding the net five times in his last four games from midfield. After spending the first...
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 21:19:36 +0000
Gonzalo Higuain Set to Join Chelsea on Initial Loan Deal After Agreeing Terms With Juventus
Chelsea have reportedly agreed terms terms with Juventus to sign Gonzalo Higuain on an initial six-month loan deal. The Argentina international is currently on loan at AC Milan, having been been deemed surplus to requirements by La Vecchia Signora after they signed five-time Ballon dOr winner Cristiano Ronaldo from Real Madrid. Agreement reached between #Juventus and #Chelsea for Gonzalo #Higuain! Loan + buy option for 6 months; it can be extended as loan also for one year more (2019/2020...
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 22:30:17 +0000
Leganes 1-0 Real Madrid: Report, Ratings & Reaction as Los Blancos Go Through Despite Defeat
feat Real Madrid progressed to the quarter-finals of the Copa del Rey despite a 1-0 defeat to Leganes in the second leg of their round of 16 tie. Carrying a 3-0 lead into the game from the first leg, the contest saw Real create little in front of goal as they were happy to sit deep and defend in numbers. However, Leganes started the game brightly and deservedly took the lead through Marlon Braithwaite on the half-hour mark. The Dane, who first hit the post with a fantastic header, was...
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 22:45:24 +0000
Soccer Match Results - 01/16/2019
Asia: Asian Cup
Inter Chief Claims Nerazzurri Came Close to Signing Manchester City Striker Gabriel Jesus
Inter sporting director Piero Ausilio has claimed that the club were close to signing Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus, whilst the Brazilian was at his former club Palmeiras. Ausilio also claimed that the offer which Inter proposed to the Brazilian club was better than the one from the Premier League club, however Jesus was lured to England by the opportunity to play in a team managed by Pep Guardiola, resulting in him joining the Citizens in January 2017. Ausilio told Sky Sport Italia...
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 21:59:45 +0000
Serge Aurier Arrested & Released Without Charge After Tottenham Star Accused of Assault
ault Tottenham defender Serge Aurier has been arrested on suspicion of assault following an altercation with his partner. The 26-year-old was taken into custody before Spurs clash with Manchester United at Wembley on Sunday - a match that he subsequently missed as a result of the incident. The former Paris Saint-Germain defender was detained after being accused of actual bodily harm following an argument with his girlfriend. The Ivory Coast international denied any wrongdoing and has...
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 22:36:38 +0000
Soccer Match Results - 01/15/2019
Asia: Asian Cup
Picking the Best Potential Atletico Madrid Lineup to Face Girona in the Copa del Rey on Wednesday
Atletico Madrid host Girona in the second leg of a Copa del Rey fifth round tie on Wednesday, with the scores level at 1-1 from the first meeting a week earlier. Antoine Griezmanns opener was cancelled out by an Anthony Lozano equaliser on that occasion, with little to separate the two sides. The two teams also drew by the same score line when they met in La Liga earlier this season, with much to suggest that Wednesdays encounter will be another tight affair. Here is a selection of the...
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 11:22:25 +0000
Arsenal Goalkeeper Petr Cech Announces His Plan to Retire at the End of 2018/19 Season
Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech has announced his intention to retire at the end of the season. The four-time Premier League champion will celebrate his 37th birthday in May and feels the time is now right to hang up his gloves after achieving everything he set out to do in his career. pic.twitter.com/xRnP0Rnv21 — Petr Cech (@PetrCech) January 15, 2019 "This is my 20th season as a professional player and it has been 20 years since I signed my first professional contract, so it feels like the...
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 11:52:51 +0000
Man City Youngster Rabbi Matondo Eyeing Up Bundesliga Move After Rejecting New Deal With Citizens
Manchester City youngster Rabbi Matondo is eyeing up a potential move to the Bundesliga after recently rejecting a new deal with the Citizens. The latest in a line of young talents at City, Matondo has garnered wide spread praise for his performances at youth level and he has been enjoying a bountiful season thus far, registering nine goals and six assists in 21 appearances for Citys Under-23s. He also won his first senior cap for Wales back in November, featuring in their 1-0 defeat to...
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 11:24:45 +0000
Barcelona vs Levante Preview: Where to Watch, Live Stream, Kick Off Time & Team News
News Barcelona welcome La Liga rivals Levante to the Nou Camp on Thursday night for the second leg of their Copa del Rey round of 16 clash. The Catalan giants tournament life was cast into doubt last week after losing the first leg 2-1 on the road and Ernesto Valverdes side will have it all to do in their quest to notch a fifth straight Copa del Rey title. Check out 90mins preview of Thursdays tie below. Where to Watch When Is Kick Off?Thursday 17th JanuaryWhat Time Is Kick Off?20:30...
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 11:33:32 +0000
Crystal Palace Set to Sign Sao Paulo Goalkeeper Lucas Perri Following Recent Injury Crisis
Crystal Palace are close to agreeing an initial loan deal for Sao Paulo goalkeeper Lucas Perri following a recent injury crisis at Selhurst Park. Current number one Vicente Guaita went off at half-time during the recent 2-1 defeat to Watford with a calf strain, while his replacement, Wayne Hennessey sustained a quad injury following his introduction in the second period. With Julian Speroni the clubs only recognised first-team keeper that isnt saddled with injury, The Guardian are...
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 11:44:56 +0000