Transfer Talk

Hull target flop Pompey striker, Coloccini to Espanyol, Spurs’ £2m keeper bid

The latest transfer, gossip and damned lies

Fabricio Coloccini

Fabricio Coloccini to Espanyol After tragically losing their captain Dani Jarque, Spanish paper Sport report that Espanyol are lining up the shaggy-haired Newcastle defender as a replacement. The Spoiler truth-o-meter: The Argentinean will surely favour a return to sunny Spain [...]

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50,000 Espanyol fans pay tribute to Daniel Jarque

Los Pericos mourn the sudden loss of their beloved captain

Daniel Jarque

The world of Spanish football was saddened to learn that much-loved Espanyol captain Daniel Jarque died on Saturday night of a suspected heart attack. The 26-year-old was in an Italian hotel room on the eve of a [...]

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La Liga Action

Barcelona fans are friendly

Things flare up over in Spain

Barcelona fans were none too happy with being a goal down at Steve Finnan’s side Espanyol this weekend, so they had to pull something out of the [...]

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Transfer Window Update

Liverpool, Newcastle and Villa transfer news

The deadline day movers and shakers…

Xisco to Newcastle

Following a lacklustre transfer of summers, we may actually witness an exciting transfer deadline day today. Here’s how it’s shaping up so far…

Xisco to Newcastle Deportivo are claiming that they have agreed a £5.7 million deal to [...]

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Transfer Talk

Next year at Barca: Messi AND Kaka? Plus, Diarra cancels plans…


Well the rain is back, for a moment there we almost forgot where we were. Seconds away from flowery necklaced women and silky hula music playing in the streets, probably. Just thank hecky we’ve still got football gossip and transfers to keep us all sweaty and uncomfortable. Ronaldinho [...]

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Frank Rijkaard accidentally reveals the key to management: coloured pencils

Top La Liga boss combines childlike artistic talent with vision of a lunatic


After Barcelona’s 1-1 draw at the weekend against local irritants Espanyol, the daily Sport newspaper came across some very interesting sketches, containing Barcelona manager Frank Rijkaard’s scribblings as to how to win the derby.

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