Chinese Football Transfers: The Power in Football is Shifting East

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Incredibly, the news of Paris Saint-Germain superstar Ezekiel Lavezzi’s transfer to a hitherto unknown Chinese football club doesn’t feel like much of a shock. Had this money-spinning move taken place even a month back, however, you would likely have heard the dropping of Parisian jaws from the other side of the Channel Tunnel. Chinese Football […] READ MORE


Derby County sack manager Paul Clement

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Promotion-chasing Derby have dispensed with services of their head coach just a month after leading the Sky Bet Championship. Club Chairman Mel Morris revealed the news today, announcing that Clement was to leave the East Midlands side with immediate effect due to failing to satisfy expectations on a number of fronts. In the same press […] READ MORE


Sam Byram signs for West Ham, rejects Everton

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West Ham have beaten Everton to the signature of full-back Sam Byram, 22, from Championship club Leeds United. The West London club confirmed the deal today via their official Twitter account, using the hashtag #SamIsAHammer. BREAKING: @sambyram93 is a #WestHam player! Full story at https://t.co/t8krgbScpB #SamIsAHammer #WHUFC pic.twitter.com/Q5P20H4pSM — West Ham United FC (@whufc_official) January […] READ MORE


Zidane Named New Real Madrid Boss

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Shortly after sacking Rafael Benítez from the post, Real Madrid have this evening promoted club legend Zinedine Zidane to become manager of the Spanish side. The news was announced at a Real press conference led by club President Florentino Perez which commenced at 18:30 today and confirmed over the club’s Twitter account. Zinedine Zidane, nuevo […] READ MORE



FC Twente hit by three-year European ban

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Debt-riddled FC Twente have been punished by the Dutch Football association (KNVB) for “deliberately misleading” the governing body over its relationship with a prominent sports investment firm. Along with a ban from European competition for three years, the club has been fined 45,250 euros. The former Dutch champions were found guilty of suppressing information about […] READ MORE