Tag Archives: Barcelona

Diego Simeone: Atletico Madrid’s hero, who no matter what, will always be respected

When a hero returns to the scene of former glories, it can often be questioned whether or not it’s a smart move. You see, the hero is remembered for any number of reasons to any number of people. But all … Continue reading

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Wayne Rooney and Manchester United’s central midfield conundrum

So here’s the question. You’ve got England’s most talented, most creative and best goalscorer. He’s your best player. He’s started the season in imperious form, scoring and creating goals for the champions. You have a wealth of striking options whilst … Continue reading

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Manchester City unveil £100m academy plan with hope of replicating Barcelona’s homegrown success

How it is hoped the new Etihad Campus will look Manchester City have unveiled their plans to build a new multi-million pound football academy adjacent to the Etihad Stadium, which they hope will be the envy of every club in … Continue reading

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Fabregas move to Barcelona finally complete

Finally, finally, finally. After what has seemed like the longest-running saga since the 100 Years War, Arsenal have finally agreed to the sale of Cesc Fabregas, the Spanish international midfielder and club captain, to his boyhood club, the reigning European … Continue reading

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Tactical Review: Ferguson’s front four shows the way forward for Manchester United

A pulsating Community Shield (the annual curtain-raiser for the English football season) clash, saw Manchester United defeat their ‘noisy neighbours’ Manchester City, with a tremendous fightback from two goals down at Wembley, to take the latest round of Manchester ‘Bragging … Continue reading

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Wesley Sneijder a ‘no-go’ for Manchester United says Sir Alex Ferguson

The chances of Internazionale playmaker Wesley Sneijder joining Manchester United have been dismissed as “absolute nonsense” by manager Sir Alex Ferguson. Rumours have been circulating that the Dutch star is bound for Old Trafford, with the Mail on Sunday attributing … Continue reading

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Five club battle for Neymar

Brazilian wonderkid Neymar’s move from Santos to Europe looks more likely to come to fruition during the current transfer window, as five European clubs have met the £40.3m release clause set in the quicksilver forward’s contract. The five clubs include … Continue reading

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Arsenal prepared to sell Cesc Fabregas

Arsenal are prepared to sell Cesc Fabregas, the club captain, to Barcelona this summer – provided that the two clubs can agree on a suitable price for the Spain international midfielder. The Gunners have already rejected one offer this summer … Continue reading

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Barcelona “the best team I have ever faced” – Ferguson

After seeing his Premier League champions humbled by an outstanding Barcelona side in the Champions League final at Wembley last night – Pep Guardiola’s side emerging victorious with a 3-1 win after a performance allying touch, precision and no shortage … Continue reading

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Manchester United confirm signing of David De Gea

David De Gea, the highly-rated 20-year-old goalkeeper from Atletico Madrid, will join Manchester United this summer in a deal worth in the region of £17m – as Football24Seven told you on April 1. The 20-year-old De Gea, known for his … Continue reading

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