It’s no longer easy to buy the best players – Barca boss Josep Maria Bartomeu

Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has squashed rumors making rounds in the media that Lionel Messi will quit the club after his current contract. Image: Josep Maria Bartomeu The 55-year-old football boss spoke to newsmen from his London home, where he's currently enjoying vacation. Messi was offered a new contract last November after a prolonged negotiation … Continue reading It’s no longer easy to buy the best players – Barca boss Josep Maria Bartomeu

Derrick Rose could lose $80m from Adidas for early retirement

Derrick Rose suffered an orbital fracture after he was elbowed in the face during his team's first training camp practice, and current reports on the health scare say he is considering early retirement which could cost him a whooping $80 million of endorsement from Adidas. Rose underwent surgery in September and is said to be … Continue reading Derrick Rose could lose $80m from Adidas for early retirement

Luka Modric – Having Zidane in training everyday is a blessing

Luka Modric says Real Madrid's recent successes would be nearly impossible without Zinedine Zidane as the head coach, adding that having the Frenchman at training everyday is a blessing for his teammates. Modric joined Madrid in 2012 from Tottenham Hotspur, and despite having a rough patch with coaches over the years, Zidane's arrival charted a … Continue reading Luka Modric – Having Zidane in training everyday is a blessing

Marcelo extends Contract with Real Madrid

Real Madrid has confirmed it extended contract with veteran left-back Marcelo until June 2022. The Brazil international footballer had his previous contract expiry date as 2020. Los Blancos confirmed the player's official contract signing ritual will go live on Thursday. Marcelo was only 18 years old when he arrived the Santiago Bernabeu in 2007 and … Continue reading Marcelo extends Contract with Real Madrid

Lionel Messi signs a new Contract with FC Barcelona

Neymar's €222 million release clause was offset by PSG in an enviable fashion, and recent media reports say Lionel Messi's inflated price-tag of €300 million may not be impossible for clubs to pay off with the right financial backing. Image: Lionel Messi However, recent reports confirm the Argentina international footballer has put pen to paper at … Continue reading Lionel Messi signs a new Contract with FC Barcelona

Neymar to earn $1m per week from his world-record $750m transfer package to PSG

Neymar Jr. is set for a world-record switch from Barcelona FC to Ligue 1 club side Paris Saint-Germain (PSG). The Brazilian will likely be unveiled at PSG this weekend after Barca accepted defeat in the prolonged transfer saga, media reports confirm. Neymar Jr. will earn as much as $1m per week. Image shows Barca stars … Continue reading Neymar to earn $1m per week from his world-record $750m transfer package to PSG

Romelu Lukaku would have joined Manchester United, even if Paul Pogba was at Chelsea

Alexis Nunes, the ESPN reporter who was pushed into a swimming pool after playing rock-paper-scissors with Paul Pogba and Romelu Lukaku, has revealed the latter's take on his disappointing career with Chelsea. Nunes said Lukaku was fed up with his off-and-on contracts at Stamford Bridge, and would have opted for United, even if his close … Continue reading Romelu Lukaku would have joined Manchester United, even if Paul Pogba was at Chelsea

Alexandre Lacazette confirms move to Arsenal

Alexandre Lacazette, the French footballer who players for Ligue 1 club side Lyon and the France national team, has joined Arsenal. The transfer was announced on Wednesday evening. Image: Alexandre Lacazette Arsenal said the 26-year-old player has signed a long-term contract agreement with the club for an "undisclosed" fee. Sky Sports quotes unnamed sources as … Continue reading Alexandre Lacazette confirms move to Arsenal

Wilfried Zaha gets a 5-year Contract extension at Crystal Palace

Wilfried Zaha has signed a new contract that will keep him five years longer at Crystal Palace. An update from the club says Zaha deserves even more because he contributed in no small way to help the Eagles avoid relegation in the just concluded EPL season. "Palace is in my heart and I don't think … Continue reading Wilfried Zaha gets a 5-year Contract extension at Crystal Palace

Martin Keown – Arsene Wenger will sign a new contract at Arsenal

Arsenal are currently fourth in the Premier League table, and Arsene Wenger's position as the club manager is under threat, having won his last trophy since 2003/04 season. However, Martin Keown, a former Arsenal defender (1984-2005), says the Frenchman will be offered a new contract at the club despite calls from disgruntled fans who wish … Continue reading Martin Keown – Arsene Wenger will sign a new contract at Arsenal