Barcelona agree terms for PSV midfielder Ibrahim Afellay

Jinking Dutchman will rock up at Camp Nou in January


Barcelona have confirmed they’ve thrashed out a deal with PSV to bring Dutch starlet Ibrahim Afellay to Camp Nou – for a price some are speculating is as low as €3m. Who says there’s no value in the market?

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Hiddink plans to coach Chelsea until the end of the season

The Russia coach is in talks about succeeding Scolari

Guus Hiddink wants to take charge of Chelsea until the summer as a favour to Roman Abramovich but has no intention of walking out on Russia.

The Dutchman did the same thing with PSV and Australia during the 2005-06 season and managed to win the Eredivisie. [...]

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The Chaaampiooons

The Champions League draw: history says…Lyon!

UEFA have been playing with the crazy pots again

The good officials of the Champions League gathered around the trough in Monaco this afternoon, pausing briefly to pompously remove some plastic footballs from mixing bowls in one of their favourite little rituals.

As per, various pundits and sundry authorities were on hand to discuss the [...]

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Transfer Talk

Why won’t anyone come and play for Tottenham?

Farfán and Eto’o snub North Londoners

Jefferson Farfan

Spurs could be starting the season with an inferiority complex, as Peruvian Jefferson Farfán has become the latest player to shun a move to White Hart Lane. The striker confirmed that he received an offer from Tottenham, but yesterday chose to [...]

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