Diego Costa on his way to Chelsea

Chelsea are set to sign highly rated Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa this summer according to UK newspaper, the Metro. The 25 year old has been in sensational form this season, more than capably filling the void left by his departed predecessor Radamel Falcao with 35 goals in all competitions for Atleti.

Return tie against City at Camp Nou sets Barca tongues wagging

After a fairly fortuitous 2-0 win against a game Manchester City in the Champions League, it looks likely that Barcelona will get through to the quarter-finals at the expense of the moneyed English side. In recent years, Spanish clubs have had the upper hand over their English opponents, with Barca among those profiting the most. […]

5 Spanish Players that May Miss the World Cup

The Spanish national team is known for having some of the world’s best players at its disposal. But with so many talented players, the Spanish national team will need to make some big decisions. Based on the season they’ve had so far with their club teams, here are five players that may not make the […]

Football and cars – a match made in heaven

There’s nothing pretty about stereotypes, especially when it comes to gender, but if you were putting together a lifestyle website aimed at men you might consider pitching it around the two subjects close to many a man’s heart; namely football and cars. Of course, this might have something to do with the fact that the […]

Chelsea and Manchester United interested in Xabi Alonso

Both Chelsea and Manchester United are monitoring the situation of Spanish international Xabi Alonso as he looks set to become a free agent next summer reports Give me Sport. Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti remains adamant however, that Alonso will put pen to paper on a new deal very soon, claiming the holding midfielder is […]

Real Madrid face battle with Chelsea to sign Benfica star, Nemanja Matic

Both Chelsea and Real Madrid are in competition to sign Benfica’s talented playmaker Nemanja Matic in the January transfer window reports the Correio da Manha.  The Serbian’s footballing stock has risen dramatically over the past twelve months after a string of impressive displays for the Portuguese giants both domestically and in Europe.

Atletico star Koke wanted by Barcelona and Manchester United

Manchester United and Barcelona are in a battle to land the signature of highly rated Atletico Madrid midfielder, Koke, in the January transfer window, claims UK radio station Talksport. The Spanish star, 21, has been a significant factor behind the excellent start Los Rojiblancos have made in their domestic campaign this season, winning their first […]

Barcelona’s New Goalkeeper

It is no secret that Barcelona’s goalkeeper Victor Valdes will be leaving the Nou Camp this summer once his contract expires. Valdes has been Barcelona’s number one since 2002 and has racked up 369 league games for the club. The question now remains, though, as to who should replace him. With Barcelona favourites with Betway […]

AVB turned down chance to manage Barcelona claims Spanish TV show

Tottenham Hotspur manager Andre Villas Boas reportedly turned down the opportunity to manage Catalan giants FC Barcelona in the summer claims Spanish football show, Punto Pelota. The ex Porto and Chelsea boss was also heavily linked with PSG a few months back but snubbed both the French giants and Barcelona and opted to stay put […]

The changes that made football what it is today

When it comes to embracing change, few sports have done quite so much as football. Today, it’s clear to see that the ‘beautiful game’ is far removed from its humble, amateur roots, achieving popularity all over the globe. Rules and venues in particular have been transformed to make the game far more accessible and easy […]