News in brief

United want Bale, City want Torres, and more…

Imagine this, but with Bale in red

Bale Man United

There is no more frustrating experience than being a football writer with newly acquired knowledge of a magnificently juicy rumour, but not being able to share it because of things like the law, moral codes, and horrible [...]

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Rafa Speaks

Liverpool were under too much pressure, complains Rafa

Rafa – hates high expectations

Rafa Benitez

Far be it for a group of football supporters to have high expectations of their club. Or so thinks Rafa Benitez.

After last year’s top two finish, you’d be excused for thinking – at the start of the campaign – that Liverpool had [...]

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Transfer Talk

Juventus eye up Benitez… and Mascherano… and Torres

Planning a jailbreak, chaps?

Benitez, Torres, Mascherano

The word filtering through from our great pals at Caught Offside is that Juventus are lining up an ambitious swoop for the Liverpool trio: Rafa Benitez, Javier Mascherano, and Fernando Torres.

The Italian club has had a pretty disappointing time of [...]

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News in brief

Aaron Lennon’s feeling better, Mancini’s staying put…

Lennon – back on the plane?

Aaron Lennon

Fans of romantic things will presumably be wiping their tears away with fallen rose petals today, with the terrible news that Lenny Henry and Dawn French are getting divorced. Did she tire of his hilarious jokes? Was his Theophilus P. Wildebeest [...]

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