De Gea’s Future in the Balance but United and Real Blame Each Other

David de Gea faces an uncertain situation at Manchester United after his highly anticipated move to Real Madrid fell through in the last few minutes of transfer deadline day. Madrid were confident that they had their man after long hours of negotiation with United. However, late response from the Premier League club over minor details has led to the transfer being missed by just two minutes. After being highly reluctant to sell the former Atletico Madrid goalkeeper throughout the transfer window, United had thought to…

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Manchester United Break the Bank to Sign Anthony Martial

Manchester United have helped take the Premier League summer spending to almost record heights after splashing £36 million on striker Anthony Martial from Monaco. The French club have been on a selling spree in recent times and United have been the latest to take advantage. However, there is a feeling that the Red Devils may have splurged a little too excessive on the 19-year-old, who is yet to be proven at the very top level. Martial has always been seen as a player with incredible…

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Massimiliano Allegri Reflects on Juventus’ Disastrous Start to the Season

Juventus have put themselves in a spot of bother after losing a second consecutive game in the Italian Serie A. This time, however, it was against potential title rivals Roma. This is the first time in the history of the club that they have lost their opening two games, but manager Massimiliano Allegri says that he will not panic. Questions were always going to be asked about the team’s ability to cope following the loss of key players like Andrea Pirlo and Carlos Tevez over…

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Louis Van Gaal Admits David De Gea Could Leave

Louis Van Gaal has given a major hint that David de Gea would be joining Real Madrid in the next few hours. The Dutchman has failed to provide a concrete statement about the Spaniard staying at Old Trafford. Instead, he has admitted that he is in dark about the 24-year-old’s future. De Gea has been linked with Madrid throughout the summer. Just a few weeks ago, it looked like the interest from the Spanish club had finally ceased due to incredible stubbornness from United. The…

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Bayern Rediscover Their Touch to See off In-Form Leverkusen

Before kick-off this entertaining top of the table match-up was billed as the fixture of the week, but in the end a reinvigorated and rejigged FC Bayern München were just too strong for a determined but ultimately toothless Bayer Leverkusen. Coming into the game the Rhinelanders were the in-form side having just steamrollered Italian side Lazio to qualify for the group stages of the UEFA Champions League, while Bayern could only look back at a hard-fought win against TSG 1899 Hoffenheim – conceding the fastest…

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