• Chelsea ‘to seal Gareth Bale transfer by paying £75m Real Madrid release clause’

    Metro "The Blues have been strongly linked with Bale in the last few weeks, amid talk that he is set to quit Madrid. And now reports say Chelsea are ready to pay his £75million release clause in order to get him signed up. Bale still maintains that he’s happy in Madrid and expects to stay, but..." March 30

  • Manchester United ready to offer Cristiano Ronaldo £14m-a-year in £80m Real Madrid deal

    The Express "Tuttomercatoweb claims that Louis van Gaal is determined to bring the Portugal international back to Old Trafford this summer after being linked with a move last year. Ronaldo spent six successful years with the Red Devils before joining Real Madrid in 2009, where he has gone on to win one La..." March 28

  • Chelsea eye Andre Gomes transfer, but Valencia want £36million for Portuguese star

    Daily Mirror "Jose Mourinho has targeted a move for £36million-rated Valencia star Andre Gomes. Chelsea boss Mourinho wants to strengthen the Premier League leaders’ midfield even further in the summer and has had rave reviews about the 21-year-old. Mourinho and Gomes share the same agent, Jorge Mendes,..." March 28

  • Scholes: Gareth Bale is a “perfect fit,” could lead Manchester United back to titles

    Pro Soccer Talk "Real Madrid midfielder, and the world’s most expensive transfer of all-time, Gareth Bale is having a bit of a rough time in the Spanish capital, at the moment. The fans aren’t happy with the Welshman’s performances and the local press has chosen him as the fall-guy while Real squander pole..." March 27

  • Luis Suarez: FIFA treated me worse than a hooligan after World Cup bite

    ESPN FC "Barcelona forward Luis Suarez says he was treated worse than a hooligan when FIFA banned him for biting Italy's Giorgio Chiellini while playing for Uruguay at the 2014 World Cup. Suarez, 28, was initially suspended from all football activity by FIFA -- for what was his third bite of an..." March 27

  • Liverpool push for Martin Montoya transfer, he’s ready to make move

    Metro "Liverpool have been given the green light to sign Martin Montoya with the Barcelona star ready to accept a move away. Montoya has been chased by Liverpool in the last three transfer windows, with Brendan Rodgers known to be a huge fan." March 27

  • Lionel Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez have 'special relationship' at Barcelona

    ESPN FC "Barcelona defender Gerard Pique has said there is "no hint of jealousy" in the relationship between his club's all-star strike force of Lionel Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez. The three South Americans have been in excellent form in 2015, with Barca moving four points clear in the title race,..." March 27

  • Reports: Barcelona's Xavi Hernandez to sign 3-year deal with Al Sadd

    ESPN FC "Barcelona midfielder Xavi Hernandez is poised to sign a three-year contract with Qatari club Al Sadd, according to reports in Spain. The Spain playmaker will join Al Sadd at the end of the season and replace former Real Madrid star Raul in the side, according to AS. Xavi, 35, is set to..." March 26

  • Manchester United ‘clear to seal Cristiano Ronaldo transfer for just £65m’

    Metro "Manchester United are in pole position to seal the signing of Cristiano Ronaldo for just £65million, according to reports. Ronaldo is believed to be considering his future at Real Madrid and United have been linked with a giant summer move. " March 26

  • Sami Khedira confirms he will leave Real Madrid at the end of the season

    Pro Soccer Talk "This one’s been coming for a while, but we finally have solid confirmation that Sami Khedira’s five-year Real Madrid career is coming to an end. The 27-year-old defensive midfielder has flourished at the Bernabeu, and even as recently as this weekend’s El Clasico it was evident how crucial..." March 26

  • Lionel Messi isn't as good a finisher as Sergio Aguero, says Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart

    Daily Mail "Joe Hart considers Sergio Aguero to be a better finisher than Lionel Messi. The England goalkeeper has backed his Manchester City team-mate ahead of the Barcelona star when it comes to their natural ability to score. Messi is always put forward as one of the greatest to ever play the game..." March 26

  • Luis Suarez: Barcelona stars not out to help Leo Messi beat Cristiano Ronaldo

    ESPN FC "Luis Suarez has laughed off the idea that the Barcelona players have set out to help Lionel Messi beat Cristiano Ronaldo to La Liga's top scorer award. Messi and Ronaldo have dominated the "Pichichi" award since the 2009-10 season, with the Argentine finishing top scorer on three occasions --..." March 26

  • Chelsea ‘make £25.7m transfer offer for Valencia wizard Andre Gomes’

    Metro "Chelsea have made an offer to sign brilliant Valencia midfielder Andre Gomes, according to reports. The Blues, who are looking to add to their midfield options, have been monitoring Gomes since his move to Valencia last year from Benfica. Jos Mourinho is believed to be a big fan, and reports..." March 26

  • Cristiano Ronaldo could be punished by La Liga officials for 'provocative' El Clasico goal celebration

    Daily Mirror "Cristiano Ronaldo could face a ban for his goal celebration against Barcelona on Sunday. The Real Madrid star netted an equaliser in the Nou Camp, in a match Los Blancos ultimately lost 2-1, and appeared to try and calm down the Barca support. He latched on to Karim Benzema's flick to divert..." March 25

  • Man Utd and Chelsea set to surrender £44m-rated Spanish star as Barcelona come knocking

    Daily Star "According to Spanish sources, Barcelona view Koke as a natural successor to Xavi Hernandez and are willing to trigger his £44m release clause. The Catalan giants are under a transfer embargo having been found guilty of breaching Fifa's rules on the transfer of players aged under 18. They are..." March 25

  • Long-term Arsenal transfer target Sami Khedira all but confirms departure from Real Madrid

    Metro "Sami Khedira has all but confirmed he will leave Real Madrid at the end of the season, with the midfielder rumoured to be moving to the Bundesliga. Khedira has long been linked with a transfer to Arsenal, but recent reports have claimed the Germany World Cup winner could be on his way to..." March 25

  • Dani Alves wanted by SEVEN clubs... with Manchester United and Liverpool in the race to sign right back

    Daily Mail "Seven clubs are to make offers for Barcelona right back Dani Alves this summer. Manchester United and Liverpool are among the clubs reported to be interested in signing the Brazil international, along with Paris Saint-Germain, Juventus, Borussia Dortmund, Inter Milan and his current employers..." March 25

  • Charlie Adam SNUBS David Moyes for new deal at Stoke

    The Express "The midfielder, 29, has another year left to run on his Potters' deal but has been on the radar of Moyes' Real Sociedad. However, the Scotland ace admits he is keen to spend his best remaining years at the Britannia Stadium. He said: "I love it at Stoke. It's a great club. Some people think..." March 25

  • Diego Simeone commits to Atlético Madrid with new five-year deal

    The Guardian "Diego Simeone has signed a new five-year deal at Atlético Madrid, the Primera División side have announced. The 44-year-old Argentinian has been linked with several Premier League clubs – most notably Manchester City in recent weeks – but he has now ended speculation over his immediate..." March 24

  • Neymar transfer could be the most expensive deal in the history of football

    The Score "Neymar's move from Santos to Barcelona is reportedly set to become the most expensive transfer deal football has ever seen. The exact figure of the transfer, which took place ahead of the 2013-14 season, continues to rise as a result of a probe into the real cost of the controversial deal...." March 24

  • Angel Di Maria nears Man Utd EXIT as PSG and Barcelona prepare to swoop

    Daily Star "It was claimed last week that Di Maria had asked his agent Jorge Mendes to find him a new club and now reports in Spain claim the two European giants are preparing moves for the player. The Argentine has failed to find his best form at Old Trafford since his £59.7m arrival from Real Madrid last..." March 24

  • Real Madrid suspend fan who attacked players' cars, vow legal action

    The Score "Real Madrid has identified three fans - one of them a club member - who attacked the cars of Gareth Bale and Jese Rodriguez, and allegedly hurled insults at the players, at the club's training facility following Sunday's loss to Barcelona. Video footage acquired by TV station Cuatro shows fans..." March 24

  • Report: Disgruntled Real Madrid fans punch, kick Gareth Bale's car after Clasico loss

    The Score "Real Madrid fans are, not surprisingly, upset with the club's 2-1 loss to Barcelona in Sunday's Clasico at the Camp Nou. Such is the nature of the historic rivalry. A loss can have that effect. This, however, is a step too far. Spanish newspaper AS, citing television station Cuatro, claims..." March 23

  • Diego Simeone set for new Atletico Madrid deal - but Manchester City could still make summer move

    Daily Mirror "Diego Simeone will sign a new deal at Atletico Madrid this week - but it may not stop Manchester City's interest. Atletico boss Simeone, set to sign on until 2020, is on City's shortlist this summer if they sack Manuel Pellegrini. But Simeone's five-year deal will include a get-out clause if..." March 23

  • Arsenal ‘dealt transfer blow as Barcelona join the race for Inter Milan’s Mateo Kovacic’

    Metro "Arsenal have been dealt a transfer blow as Barcelona have upped their interest in the signing of Inter Milan midfielder Mateo Kovacic, according to reports. Kovacic, 20, has been impressive this season, having scored five goals in 25 league appearances for the Italian side, and Arsene Wenger..." March 22

  • Liverpool given transfer boost as agent of Luciano Vietto confirms Villarreal striker could move in summer

    Metro "Liverpool have been given a boost by the agent of Villarreal striker Luciano Vietto, who has said his client could leave the Spanish club in the summer. Vietto has enjoyed an incredible campaign for the La Liga side – scoring 20 goals in 39 matches – and has also attracted interest from..." March 21

  • Paul Pogba out until May with hamstring injury, “not interested in Real Madrid” transfer

    Pro Soccer Talk "Paul Pogba, arguably the best central midfielder in the world at the age of 22 (he turned 22 four days ago, by the way), is set to miss a number of key games over the next two months after the Juventus star picked up an injury in Wednesday’s UEFA Champions League round of 16 match against Borussia..." March 19

  • Chelsea ‘clear to seal Lionel Messi transfer after FFP cash boost’

    Metro "Chelsea have been cleared to sign Lionel Messi after the club received a significant boost to their Financial Fair Play cash reserves. The Blues have been linked with a move for Barcelona ace Messi in recent months, with the player believed to be unhappy at the Nou Camp. Jose Mourinho had..." March 19

  • Paul Pogba not interested in Real Madrid move, says agent Mino Raiola

    ESPN FC "Paul Pogba's agent Mino Raiola has said the Juventus midfielder will not move to Real Madrid, claiming the Spanish giants "throw away" players. Madrid are reported to be keen on making a move for Pogba in the summer, despite the 22-year-old having only recently signed a contract..." March 19

  • Valencia ‘admit defeat’ in battle with Manchester United over Nicolas Otamendi

    Metro "Manchester United could be on the verge of a major signing as reports in Spain claim Old Trafford chiefs have told Valencia they will pay Nicolas Otamendi’s release clause. The centre-back’s contract allows him to talk to other clubs if a £36million offer is made and United look set to trigger..." March 19

  • Man Utd to use David De Gea as bait to lure Gareth Bale to Old Trafford

    Daily Star "United boss Louis van Gaal wants to make the Real Madrid superstar his marquee summer signing. Bale cost Real a world record £85m when he joined from Tottenham in 2013 and went on to help them win the Champions League last season. But large sections of Real fans have turned on him this..." March 18

  • Ronaldo to MLS after Real Madrid?

    SI.com "File this one for down the road, but multiple sources tell me that Cristiano Ronaldo’s current plan is to come to MLS after he finishes at Real Madrid, with one source saying he would likely arrive on a free transfer in 2018 once his current contract ends. Ronaldo would likely be coming off a..." March 17

  • Why Would Gareth Bale Want To Go Back To England?

    Deadspin.com "There's a battle for Gareth Bale's soul being waged in the media of two different countries. On one side, you have the Spanish press expressing the frustrations of their readers by bashing the player's lazy, timid displays on the pitch. On the other, the press in Bale's native Britain is using its..." March 17

  • Torres: Atletico Madrid Champions League chance is a dream

    ESPN FC "Atletico Madrid striker Fernando Torres has said it will be a dream to play for his boyhood club in a home Champions League tie if he features against Bayer Leverkusen on Tuesday. Torres came through the ranks at Atletico, captaining the team as a teenager and scoring 91 goals in 244 games..." March 17

  • Chelsea transfer news: Atletico Madrid hope to take Filipe Luis back – if Jose Mourinho decides to offload defender

    The Telegraph "Filipe Luis could be offered a quick return to Atlético Madrid with the Spanish club monitoring his situation at Chelsea. Left-back Luis joined Chelsea for £16 million from Atlético last summer, but has struggled to displace Cesar Azpilicueta in manager Jose Mourinho’s first-choice team." March 17

  • Real Madrid finally back away from Man Utd stopper De Gea as club confirm loan deal

    The Express "Madrid were chasing De Gea all January and reportedly had a big-money bid rejected by the Old Trafford club. It was expected transfer negotiations would be reopened in July when Madrid have more time to structure an offer and United freedom to find a replacement. But that deal now appears..." March 16

  • Gareth Bale willing to leave Real Madrid this summer if the offer is right

    Daily Mirror "World-record buy is being booed and criticised over his performances and an Old Trafford approach at the end of the season would be hugely tempting. Gareth Bale is torn over how much longer he will remain in Spain. Former Tottenham star Bale's Real Madrid dream is turning sour and has been..." March 15

  • Barcelona to stand trial over tax fraud in Neymar transfer

    Pro Soccer Talk "Despite sitting atop the La Liga table and primed to advance to the quarterfinals of the Champions League, Barcelona could be in a bit of trouble. Today a Spanish judge ruled that the club, club president Josep Bartomeu and his predecessor Sandro Romell must stand trial in court over alleged..." March 14

  • Barcelona's Dani Alves angered by Paris Saint-Germain transfer reports

    ESPN FC "Barcelona right-back Dani Alves has described as "s---" a media report that claimed he had already agreed to join Paris Saint-Germain next season. Alves, 31, is out of contract at the Camp Nou this summer, and Barca have seemed slow to put a new deal on the table for the Brazil international...." March 13

  • Sami Khedira ‘agrees free transfer to Schalke’ as Arsenal miss out on long-term target

    Metro "Real Madrid midfielder Sami Khedira has dashed any hopes Arsenal had of landing him by reportedly agreeing a move back to Germany with Schalke. According to Spanish newspaper Marca, the World Cup winner, who is out of contract this summer, has opted for a move to the Bundesliga side but the..." March 13

  • Chelsea ready to make fresh transfer move for Real Madrid centre-back Raphael Varane

    Daily Mail "Chelsea are considering a renewed bid to sign Raphael Varane from Real Madrid this summer. Jose Mourinho is a confirmed admirer of the France international centre-back and is willing to test Real Madrid's resolve to hold onto the 21-year-old. Varane is valued at £40million by Real Madrid..." March 13

  • Arsenal and Liverpool MUST finish in top four to sign Real Madrid ace Sami Khedira

    Daily Star "The German World Cup star will leave Real Madrid on a free transfer when his contract runs out on June 30. But sources close to the midfielder claim he will decide his future in May as soon as the Champions League race has been decided. Khedira came close to signing for Arsenal last summer..." March 12

  • Barcelona’s Dani Alves set to join Paris Saint-Germain on three-year deal

    The Guardian "The Brazil defender Dani Alves is set to join Paris Saint-Germain next season on a free transfer from Barcelona, according to reports in Spain. The 31-year-old is out of contract in the summer and has not been offered a deal to extend his stay at the Camp Nou, having joined from Sevilla in 2008." March 12

  • Gareth Bale accused of "saving himself" for Wales as Real Madrid slump continues

    Daily Mirror "Gareth Bale is performing poorly for Real Madrid because he's saving himself for international duty with Wales. That's the opinion of Israel manager Eli Guttman whose side face Chris Coleman's Dragons in a European Championship qualifier later this month. Bale, 25, has been in poor form for..." March 12

  • Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo won't speak to media until end of season

    CBSSports.com "Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has had it with media members. Following Tuesday's thrilling Champions League match against German club Schalke 04, a 4-3 defeat at the Bernabeu, Ronaldo passed quickly the mixed zone to alert members that he will not speak to them until the end of the..." March 11

  • Liverpool ‘ready to sign Karim Benzema, Real Madrid to accept £34.5m transfer offer’

    Metro "Liverpool are ready to sign Karim Benzema at the end of the season with Real Madrid set to let him go. The Reds are in desperate need of a world class striker and have made signing one a transfer priority for the summer." March 11

  • David de Gea backed for Real Madrid move by Jamie Carragher

    Sky Sports "The Manchester United goalkeeper has been in fine form this season with manager Louis van Gaal describing his displays as "unbelievable", but he has less than 18 months left on his contract. Real Madrid 'keeper Iker Casillas was criticised as he conceded four goals at home to Schalke in the..." March 11

  • Ronaldo silence as Madrid 'hit rock bottom'

    ESPN FC "A sensational Champions League night at the Bernabeu ended with Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo refusing to speak to the press after the game and captain Iker Casillas admitting that his side had "hit rock bottom." Schalke arrived in the Spanish capital with few pundits giving them any..." March 11

  • Carlo Ancelotti under pressure at Real Madrid. Could Zidane replace him?

    Pro Soccer Talk "After delivering the famed “La Decima” last season with Real Madrid crowned champions of Europe, it’s quite difficult to believe that Carlo Ancelotti is reportedly under pressure at the Santiago Bernabeu. As crazy as it sounds, that’s the word on the street. Following a somewhat tumultuous..." March 10

  • Barcelona admits, begrudgingly, that Manchester City, PSG could sign Lionel Messi

    Pro Soccer Talk "As Lionel Messi continues to rip it up in the second half of the 2014-15 season, Barcelona is becoming increasingly wary that the 27-year-old superstar could depart the Nou Camp in the foreseeable future. Messi, who scored an 12-minute hat trick on Sunday against Rayo Vallecano to net yet..." March 09

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