Home / Football (page 500)


Enter Shaqiri for Stoke City

Stoke City are hopeful of completing the club-record signing of Xherdan Shaqiri from Inter Milan on Tuesday. The Switzerland winger, 23, was at the Britannia Stadium on Sunday and watched as Stoke lost 1-0 to Liverpool. The fee for Shaqiri, who has 46 international caps, will be higher than the …

Read More »

5 Good and 5 Bad things that happened this weekend

The Good: Football has returned, it wasn’t necessarily a classic start to the week but as always there were talking points and lots of them (Well let’s say 9 after this one)and at least that means shopping with the Girlfriend is on hiatus until June. No actually there’s the Euro’s …

Read More »

AZ vs Ajax in less than 3 minutes

The Dutch season got underway this weekend and Ajax got off with a bang with a 3-0 win over AZ Alkmaar with a brace from Anwar El Ghazi and a third from Nemanja Gudelj – here are some brief highlights, keep an eye out for the opener. An early “Golazo” …

Read More »

Baggies say always use a Rondon

West Bromwich Albion have signed Salomon Rondon from Zenit St Petersburg for a club-record fee in the region of £12m. The Venezuela striker, 25, has agreed a four-year contract with the Baggies and is their fifth signing of the summer. With the signing of Rondon and Lambert in the space …

Read More »

#HerveWatch Lille 0 – PSG 1

The next installment of the goings on of Herve Renard and this time it’s first game in charge of Lille and they didn’t have it easy as they were up against French Quadruple winners PSG on Friday night. Champions PSG had Abel Rabiot sent off in the first half for …

Read More »

Champions League Qualifiers Recap

Celtic made not particularly easy work of disposing of Qarabag with a gritty 0-0 draw in Azerbaijan while Red Bull Salzburg lost their fizz as their 2-0 first leg advantage was overturned by Malmo with a 3-0 defeat in Sweden. Albanian champions Skenderbeu are now only 1 tie away from …

Read More »