Tottenham star ready to sign improved deal, but only on one condition

Christian Eriksen has verbally agreed a new and improved contract with Tottenham that will see him earn around £60,000 a week as Spurs look to reward the Dane for his performances, according to Squawka. The 24-year-old playmaker arrived at White Heat Lane at the end of the 2013 summer transfer market, as Tottenham paid £11 million to Dutch giants Ajax for his services. Since, Eriksen has been one of the Spurs’ best and most promising players, providing 23 goals and 25 assists in 95 Premier League appearances for the club. He’s also known…

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Chelsea post amazing mascot cam video which YOU are able to turn 360 degrees

On April 16, Chelsea lost 3-0 at home to Manchester City. Still, the Blues posted an amazing video on their Youtube channel from that encounter. A mascot holds a camera and films the player’s walk on the pitch and their introduction. What makes the video so special, is that the viewer can turn the view 360 degrees. Amazing!

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Manchester United youngster scored brilliant rainbow flick goal [Video]

Manchester United teenager Aidan Barlow pulled off one hell of a goal against Newcastle’s Under-16 team. He performed a perfect rainbow flick before hitting the net with a bang. Impressive! My young Spartans doing bits Gwan Aidan (Barlow) man utd #StmmSpartans pic.twitter.com/Zgx00xN2Wg — Snapchat ~ STMM (@StevoTheMadMan) 12 april 2016

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Manchester United considering shocking swap deal with Southampton

Memphis Depay arrived amid much fanfare at Old Trafford in a £25 million deal from PSV Eindhoven last summer. However, the 22-year-old suffered failed miserably in his debut season in the Premier League and now, according to the reports, United are desperate to offload the player in the summer. United manager Louis Van Gaal has been pursuing Southampton star Sadio Mane for a long time now, and Daily Star has reported that the Red Devils are contemplating a swap deal involving Depay and Mane. Saints boss Ronald Koeman is said…

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Manchester City star picks very surprising “best player in the world” and teaches commentators [Video’s]

Kevin De Bruyne’s return from injury has reignited Manchester City, guiding the Citizens to the Champions League semi-finals and an encounter with Real Madrid. The first leg at the Emirates ended in a 0-0 draw, with the Belgian unable to break through the Spanish defence. However, City are still very much alive in this encounter as they travel to the Bernabeu next week. Meanwhile, De Bruyne was asked to pick his 5-a-side team with players he has played with during his career, which was posted on Manchester City’s Youtube channel.…

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Chelsea agree deal for Serie A star

According to Goal, Chelsea have agreed a deal for the transfer of AS Roma star midfielder Radja Nainggolan, who turns 28 next week and was under contract with Roma until June 2020. The Belgium international is set to sign a five-year contract with the Blues as he is set to become Antonio Conte’s first signing at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea are reportedly ready to pay £28 million for Nainggolan, who’s been a long-time target of Conte before he joined the Italian national team in 2014. The deal has been thrashed out by Chelsea over the…

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Five Premier League players who were hit with drug bans

In today’s major football news, Liverpool defender Mamadou Sakho has decided not to contest his positive drug result and he is now set to face a ban from UEFA. In view of this latest development, we take a look at five other Premier League footballers who have previously received drug bans. 5) Jake Livermore (Hull City) Before Sakho, Livermore was the most recent instance of a Premier League footballer failing a drug test. He was tested positive for cocaine following a 2–0 win against Crystal Palace in April 2015. On 15…

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Arsenal star calls media “sh*t” for fabricating transfer story

Various media outlets, like Il Messagero via ESPN FC, have linked Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny with a permanent move to AS Roma. The reports quoted Szczesny saying that he is interested in making his loan move at the Serie A club permanent in the summer. However, it now appears that the Polish international’s quotes were taken out of context by the media. Szczesny has called out the English media on his Facebook page by clarifying that he never talked about a permanent move from the Gunners. The 26-year-old only stated his…

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Arsenal linked with swap deal with AC Milan, set for transfer battle with Juventus

Arsenal forward Theo Walcott’s future at the club seems far from certain, especially after the recent comments from manager Arsene Wenger. The 27-year-old has suffered from a dip in his form in the second half of the season, and Wenger recently refused to confirm that Walcott’s future lies with the North London club. Now Italian source Calciomercato has claimed that Serie A club AC Milan are interested in Walcott and are ready to offer prodigious midfielder Manuel Locatelli as part of a swap deal. Locatelli is an Italy Under-19 international and…

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Bundesliga clubs could scupper Manchester United and Liverpool target plans

Bundesliga giants Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund could scupper transfer plans of Manchester United and Liverpool in the transfer window. United have held a long-term interest in Dortmund centre-back Mats Hummels, but it seems like the German international prefers a move to Bayern Munich instead. Bayern chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has confirmed that Hummels is considering a return to the club. Hummels, who left Bayern Munich in 2008, has only one year left on his current deal with Dortmund and is expected to leave the club in the summer. “I can basically…

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Arsenal fans finally have something to cheer about [Tweets]

2016 hasn’t been a good year for the fans of Arsenal. The Gunners have spectacularly faltered in their title pursuit and for the first time under Arsene Wenger’s reign, they are set to finish behind local rivals Tottenham. To make matters worse, until last night, Tottenham looked like giving table-toppers Leicester City a serious run for their money. However, Spurs’ draw against West Brom last night has almost handed the title to the Foxes. And the football is once again enjoyable for the Gooners: Remember when Spurs were top of…

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Manchester United linked with Arsenal star

Manchester United are interested in signing Arsenal winger Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, according to ESPN. The report claims that a source close to the player has told ESPN that the Red Devils are monitoring the 22-year-old. Chamberlain’s future at the Emirates Stadium remains uncertain as reports have suggested that the Gunners will listen to offers for the player in the summer. The England international has failed to secure his spot in Arsene Wenger’s team following his arrival at the club from Southampton in 2011. The North London club signed Chamberlain in a deal…

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Manchester United star linked with Serie A move

Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini has been at the receiving end of some scathing criticism from United fans this season. Despite the criticism, Louis Van Gaal has stuck with the midfielder of late and the Belgian played a significant role in United’s 2-1 win over Everton in the FA Cup semi-final on Saturday. However, his future at Old Trafford still remains far from certain and Italian newspaper Gazzetta dello Sport has added to the speculation by linking him with a move to AS Roma. The newspaper reports that Fellaini was…

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Man City vs Real Madrid – Match preview and team news

Manchester City enter previously unchartered territory as they host the first leg of their maiden Champions League semi-final, coming up against what is in contrast the competition’s most successful ever side in Real Madrid. With holders Barcelona having been eliminated in the last round, the Champions League appears to have a bit more of an open feel to it as it reaches the last-four stage, and it is difficult to pick a clear favourite in this tie. Despite their star-studded squad, Real Madrid have some well-documented vulnerabilities that are capable of…

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Manchester United on the verge of completing huge transfer for Portuguese starlet

Manchester United look to have started their squad overhaul as reliable Italian journalist Gianluca Di Marzio has revealed that the Red Devils are on the verge of completing a deal for Renato Sanches. According to Di Marzio, United are close to complete the transfer for £46.7 million paid in four years, which would make the 18-year-old Sanches Benfica’s most-expensive sale, beating Axel Witsel’s £31.5 million move to Zenit St Petersburg in 2012. United opened discussions in January for the talented teenager and were willing to structure a deal similar to the one…

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West Ham to inaugurate new stadium with friendly against Serie A giants

West Ham will move from Upton Park to the new Olympic Stadium next summer and the Hammers’ first fixture will be a friendly against Serie A champions Juventus. They will host the Old Lady a week before the 2016/2017 Premier League season starts, on Sunday, August 7, following a ceremony to celebrate the inaugural match at the ground in Stratford. Both teams have never met previously, either in European competition or in friendly games. The joint-chairmen David Sullivan and David Gold told the club’s website: “We are delighted to be marking such a monumental day in West…

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Twitter celebrates Riyad Mahrez winning the PFA Player of the Year award

On Sunday, Leicester City forward Riyad Mahrez was crowned the Professional Footballers’ Association Player of the Year. The Algerian joined the Foxes during the 2014 January transfer window and has been the team’s most important player during their tremendous Premier League run. Twitter celebrated Mahrez’ win with much praise: 24th April 2015: Riyad Mahrez an unused sub vs Burnley. 24th April 2016: Riyad Mahrez wins PFA Player of the Year. pic.twitter.com/wZ1z2JEFty — BBC Sporf (@BBCSporf) 25 april 2016 Congratulations to @LCFC’s Riyad Mahrez on being voted @PFA Player of the Year…

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Chelsea star drops exit hint

Chelsea midfielder Oscar has been strongly linked with a move away from the club recently. A host of clubs including Serie A giants Juventus and clubs from Chinese Super League are reportedly interested in the Brazilian. The 24-year-old has now dropped a massive hint that he would be leaving the West London club in the summer by liking an Instagram post linking him to Juventus. Apparently it’s the second time that he has liked a Juventus-related post. OSCAR LIKED FOR THE SECOND TIME!!!Yahhh!!! Yet another like from my idol!!! Thank you so…

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ICYMI: Costel Pantilimon’s Kung Fu kick in FA Cup semi-final [Video]

On Sunday, Crystal Palace booked their place into their first FA Cup final since 1990, once again meeting Manchester United. Yannick Bolasie and Connor Wickham scored for the Eagles, who won 2-1 against the Hornets. Still, it was Watford goalkeeper Costel Pantilimon who made the headlines with a Kung Fu kick attempted save on Bolasie’s 1-0 header.

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Tottenham vs West Brom – Premier League preview and team news

Tottenham are playing like a side that looks more than good enough to win the Premier League title, and on Monday they continue their pursuit of leaders Leicester City with a home clash against West Bromwich Albion. Ahead of their game last week at Stoke City leading scorer Harry Kane posted an image depicting prowling lions, acting as a metaphor for Tottenham’s determined bid to catch Leicester. It may have been interpreted by some as a show of over-confidence in his side’s ability, but they showed totally what they were…

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ICYMI: Manchester United’s FA Cup semi-final win in five crucial moments [Videos]

Manchester United booked their place in the FA Cup final at Wembley on May 21 against either Watford or Crystal Palace after beating Everton 2-1. We’re looking back to the game’s best moments. Moment 1: Wayne Rooney denies Romelu Lukaku Half-time at Wembley and 0-1 for @ManUtd… Should @RomeluLukaku9 have scored this opportunity? #FACup https://t.co/VuAGgTkAPE — Eleven Sports BE (@ElevenBE_nl) 23 april 2016 Moment 2: Marouane Fellaini puts United 1-0 up Moment 3: David De Gea saves Romelu Lukaku’s penalty Moment 4: Chris Smalling’s own goal 1-1! @ChrisSmalling with the…

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Manchester City have a dirty little secret this Premier League season

Manchester City got away with an easy 4-0 home win against Stoke City, with two goals from Kelechi Iheanacho and one from both Sergio Aguero and Fernando. The Citizens, for now, jumped over Arsenal and are currently ranked third in the Premier League with 64 points from 35 matches. If the Gunners beat Sunderland on Sunday, they’ll reclaim that third spot, dropping City to fourth. However, we’ve discovered a dirty little secret during City’s season in the English top flight. In recent years, the Citizens performed well in the Premier League…

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Eden Hazard scored twice in the Premier League and Twitter went nuts [Videos]

Chelsea brought home a 4-1 away victory against Bournemouth on Saturday. Eden Hazard got his first action in six weeks and immediately scored two goals, his firsts of the Premier League season. Goal 1 (2-0):   Goal 2 (4-1):   Not surprisingly, Twitter jumped all over the place when the Belgian finally broke the deadlock… Hazard scored..THE END IS NEAR — ~$H@FT~ 3:16 (@kent_lion) 23 april 2016 Our reaction to Hazard scoring his first Premier League goal of the season…https://t.co/qAWD0gYofq — BenchWarmers (@BeWarmers) 23 april 2016 Hazard has scored a…

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Crystal Palace vs Watford – Match preview and team news

It is a huge opportunity on Sunday for two sides who have never won the FA Cup to reach the final of this year’s competition as Crystal Palace take on Watford in what promises to be a close encounter as just two points separate them in the league. When Watford reached the final back in 1984 it was something of a fairytale, while Palace were beaten in 1990 in the last ever final to go to a replay, losing to what became an infamous goal from Mark Robins. But these…

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Leicester vs Swansea – Premier League preview and team news

After seeing their lead at the top of the Premier League cut to five points with four games remaining, Leicester City will be looking to regain the full initiative by seeing off the challenge of Swansea City. There were so many points to discuss following Leicester’s 2-2 draw with West Ham United, unquestionably the most difficult 90 minutes they have had to endure for some time. Leading through Jamie Vardy’s first half goal, their top scorer was sent off after the break and despite manfully holding on to their advantage…

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