Perisic’s Agent To Hold Talks With Inter

By Shorya Panwar | August 17, 2017
Ivan Perisic of Croatia in action with Taijo Teniste of Estonia.

Manchester United have been in talks to sign Inter’s Ivan Perisic all summer, yet a possible deal is far from agreed. However, Perisic’ agent, Fali Ramadani, is doing all he can to sort out his client’s future before the transfer window ends. According to Calciomercato, Ramadani is set for a meeting with Inter owners, where it…

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Arjen Robben Explains What It’s Like To Play Under Mourinho At Young Age

By Naveen Kelvin | August 17, 2017
Arjen Robben reacts during the match.

A long career and an illustrious mark left on the pitch, owing to brilliant antics as a winger, marred perhaps only by a string of unfortunate injuries, Arjen Robben has had an eventful journey playing the game and he knows it. In a well-worded, nostalgia-riddled piece titled ‘Dear 16-year old,’ the Dutch winger summarizes the…

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Manager Confirms Huge Transfer News Of United Target

By Reyhan Ashley | August 17, 2017

Sergi Roberto is set to remain at Barcelona this season, after the club ruled out the possibility of him leaving before deadline day. The Spaniard has been linked with a move away from the Nou Camp this summer after falling down the pecking order under Ernesto Valverde, and several clubs are said to have made…

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Ibrahimovic Will Be Offered A Very Surprising Role With His New MUFC Contract

By Naveen Kelvin | August 17, 2017
Manchester United's Zlatan Ibrahimovic takes a selfie with Eric Bailly and the tophy.

After a week filled with frenzy over the re-signing of last season’s saving grace Zlatan Ibrahimovic, reports have now emerged stating that the lethal striker may come back to Manchester United, but in a different role to what fans might expect. The Independent reports that Jose Mourinho is eager to have Ibrahimovic stay on at…

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Rio Ferdinand Believes United Should Have Completed The ‘Dirty’ Transfer

By Sidharth Jindal | August 17, 2017
BT Sport's Rio Ferdinand.

Rio Ferdinand believes that the Red Devils would have pulled off a ‘dirty’ move if they had beaten Paris Saint-Germain in signing Neymar. Neymar, who moved to Parc des Princes this summer in a world record transfer of £196 million, was previously linked to make a switch to Old Trafford, according to different reports. And, while talking on…

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Usain Bolt? Everyone Is Talking About Lukaku’s Top Speed During West Ham Game

By Rajdeep Saha | August 17, 2017
Manchester United's Romelu Lukaku celebrates scoring their second goal.

Manchester United showed character and steel in their 4-0 Premier League win over West Ham United in the opening week, and their attacking quartet set up the charts with fiery pace. The Mancunian club has plenty of players with serious pace, and therefore, it is not surprising that three of their big guns made the…

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OFFICIAL: Gylfi Sigurdsson Becomes Everton’s Most Expensive Signing

By Kunal | August 17, 2017
Swansea City’s Gylfi Sigurdsson looks dejected.

Everton have finally completed the signing of Gylfi Sigurdsson from Swansea for a club record fee of £45m. Having completed his medical on Wednesday, the Iceland international joins the Toffees on a five-year deal, and will reportedly earn £100,000-a-week from his new contract with the Merseyside outfit. Manager Ronald Koeman supposedly paid an initial fee of £40m,…

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Big Decision: Mourinho Changes United’s Transfer Plans

By Ashish Sreejith | August 17, 2017
Jose Mourinho with Manchester United executive vice chairman Ed Woodward and Sir Bobby Charlton.

Jose Mourinho has finally decided to take a break from transfer activities, and has put any further dealings off until the winter transfer window, reports ESPN. Manchester United have spent an incredible total of £160 million this summer, as they brought in Romelu Lukaku, Victor Lindelof, and Nemanja Matic from Everton, Benfica, and English Champions Chelsea respectively.…

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Sergi Roberto Could Secure Barcelona Exit This Week

By Pragadeesh Shanmugam | August 16, 2017
Barcelona's Sergi Roberto and Granada's Andreas Pereira in action .

Sergi Roberto is set to make a decision about his Barcelona future this week, as he feels that the arrival of Paulinho from Chinese club Guangzhou Evergrande could limit his chances of featuring in the playing XI. Having started his career as a midfielder, Roberto was shifted to the right-back position after the departure of…

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Ibrahimovic Set To Return To Carrington In The Next 24 Hours

By Reyhan Ashley | August 16, 2017

Zlatan Ibrahimovic is set to return to United’s training base within the next 24 hours. The 35-year-old has been out of action since he tore his ACL in a gruesome injury during United’s Europa League quarter-final win over Anderlecht. Despite his 28-goal campaign last season, the club decided against taking up the option of extending…

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Serge Aurier Agrees To Join Premier League Club

By Reyhan Ashley | August 16, 2017
Paris Saint-Germain’s Serge Aurier in action.

Serge Aurier has attracted interest from several top clubs in Europe this summer after it became clear that he had no future at Paris-Saint Germain. A number of highly respected tabloids suggested that he was edging closer to a move to the Premier League, and if recent rumors are anything to go by, they were…

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Top Transfer Rumours of The Day: Janssen, Wilshere, Sessegnon, And More

By Vikram Gupta | August 16, 2017
Fulham's Ryan Sessegnon in action with Tottenham's Kieran Trippier.

1. Jack Wilshere To Aston Villa What’s the story? Jack Wilshere and Arsenal were a pair that not so long ago, were inseparable to say the least. However, situations have led to things taking drastic turns for the player, who is now looking for a move outside the Emirates. In what has emerged as a…

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Here’s What Messi Did To Convince Neymar To Stay At Barcelona

By Soumyarendra Barik | August 16, 2017
Lionel Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez celebrate a goal.

Before Neymar made the switch to the French capital from Barcelona, Lionel Messi tried to convince him to do otherwise, by assuring him that he will make him win the Ballon d’Or if he stayed at Barcelona, according to Sport. Messi and Suarez met with the Brazilian a night before their clash against Juventus in the…

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Dimitar Berbatov To Join Indian Side Kerala Blasters

By Naveen Kelvin | August 16, 2017

Former Manchester United striker Dimitar Berbatov is reportedly set to join Indian side Kerala Blasters in the Indian Super League. The Bulgarian, who attained much success during his tenure in the Premier League, notably at Tottenham and United, would be a brilliant capture for the little-known side should the deal come through. The Indian Super…

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Monaco Midfielder Fabinho Wants to Join PSG

By Soumyarendra Barik | August 16, 2017

AS Monaco star Fabinho wants to join fellow rivals PSG. The 23-year-old does want out from the French island city, and as per ​RMC Sport, he has already reached a verbal agreement with PSG, as manager Unai Emery looks to build the club around a Brazilian core of players. Monaco, on the other hand, have…

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Juventus Star Dybala: I’ll Stay Here Forever

By Soumyarendra Barik | August 16, 2017
Juventus' Paulo Dybala celebrates after scoring his second goal.

Paulo Dybala has closed all doors for potential suitors, as he reportedly wants to remain with the Old Lady ‘forever.’ La Joya has consistently been linked with almost all the top clubs in Europe, and Barcelona in particular. The Blaugrana see him as the most suitable replacement for the now decamped Neymar Jr. However, the…

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Monaco Boss Justifies Benching Mbappe, Calls It A Club Decision

By Rajdeep Saha | August 16, 2017
Monaco's Kylian Mbappe during training.

French starlet Kylian Mbappe has been on several transfer radars this summer, as he continues to be chased by a host of top European clubs, and surprisingly, the forward was left out from Monaco’s starting XI over the weekend. Ligue 1 champions Monaco kept a 100% record in their 2017-18 campaign after blowing away Dijon…

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Premier League Transfer Window To Close Before Season Starts?

By Shorya Panwar | August 16, 2017
The boots of Hull's David Meyler.

A meeting between Premier League clubs next month will decide the fate of a proposition that would see the transfer window closed before the start of the season.  Premier League could bring in a revolutionary change in the structure of transfer window from next season. It is common knowledge that most of the clubs in…

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Blaise Matuidi To Sign For Juventus ‘Within 48 Hours’

By Ashish Sreejith | August 16, 2017
PSG's Blaise Matuidi reacts after scoring.

Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Blaise Matuidi is all set to join Italian champions Juventus, and will complete the move in the next 48 hours, according to Gazzetta dello Sport journalist Carlo Laudisa. Juventus have stepped up their interest in the PSG midfielder, and are keen on bringing him over to Turin for a fee around €20 million.…

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Chelsea Prepared To Hijack Ivan Perisic Deal

By Naveen Kelvin | August 16, 2017
Inter Milan's Ivan Perisic celebrates scoring their second goal.

After a summer-long saga of developments and breakdowns, Jose Mourinho finally gave up his attempts to lure Ivan Perišić from Inter Milan earlier this month. However, reports have now emerged that England still wants the Croatian winger – this time, however, it’s Chelsea. Antonio Conte’s Blues were left to a shock 3-2 defeat against Burnley…

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Juventus To Make Shock Move For Marouane Fellaini

By Naveen Kelvin | August 16, 2017
Marouane Fellaini celebrates scoring.

Juventus are looking to make a late plunge into the transfer market in an attempt to strengthen their squad. Now, in their pursuit of a central midfielder, the Italian side has set its sight at Manchester United’s Marouane Fellaini. Reports from The Sun suggest that the Italian giants are hoping to sign the Red Devils’…

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Agent Of Arda Turan Trying To Secure Move Away From Barcelona

By Naveen Kelvin | August 16, 2017
Barcelona's Arda Turan reacts.

Barcelona’s key midfielder Arda Turan wishes to leave the Spanish giants, claims AS. It seems that the 30-year-old midfielder has failed to impress new coach Ernesto Valverde, as he was left out of the Barcelona squad that succumbed to a 3-1 defeat against Real Madrid during their first leg encounter in the Spanish Super Cup.…

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Mbappe’s Transfer To Beat Neymar’s World Record Move

By Reyhan Ashley | August 15, 2017
New Paris Saint-Germain signing Neymar Jr poses with the club shirt.

Monaco starlet Kylian Mbappe has reached an agreement in principle with Paris Saint-Germain, but will cost the club more than what they paid to sign Neymar, according to The Times. The 18-year-old wonder kid’s future has been up in the air for most of the summer. Monaco have been unwilling to let him leave, and…

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Two Signs That Prove Philippe Coutinho Is Set To Leave Liverpool

By Pragadeesh Shanmugam | August 15, 2017
Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho warms up before the match.

Tongues were set wagging when Liverpool star Philippe Coutinho’s poster was removed from the shop window of the club’s official store. The news emerged on Twitter, and instantly, social media was awash with rumours that the midfielder is on the verge of joining Barcelona Coutinho has been strongly linked with a move to Barca ever…

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Manchester City To Line Up A Sensational £60m Bid For Alexis Sanchez

By Ashish Sreejith | August 15, 2017
Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez.

Pep Guardiola has not given up on his efforts to sign a high-profile forward, as the Manchester City manager is lining up an incredible £60 million bid for Arsenal talisman Alexis Sanchez, reports The Telegraph. The want-away Arsenal man has been the subject of media attention due to doubts over his future in North London amid…

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OFFICIAL: Wes Brown Joins Indian Outfit Kerala Blasters

By Kunal | August 15, 2017
Manchester United manager sir Alex Ferguson (C) holds the trophy.

Former Manchester United defender Wes Brown has officially joined Indian Super League side Kerala Blasters for the 2017-18 season. Having only made 5 appearances for English outfit Blackburn Rovers last season, the decorated centre-back, 37, has now moved to India in pursuit of a new challenge, as he joins Kerala Blasters and reunites with ex-Manchester…

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Inter Milan Return In Their Pursuit For Anthony Martial

By Ashish Sreejith | August 15, 2017
Anthony Martial in action.

Inter Milan’s interest in Manchester United’s Anthony Martial has yet again resurfaced, as the Italian giants hunt for more attacking prowess, reports Gazzetta dello Sport (via Football Italia). The Italian giants are reportedly in search of two players in order to complete their squad for the new season: a winger and a right-back. Furthermore, the…

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Ronaldo Faces 5-Match Ban Following Red Card

By Naveen Kelvin | August 15, 2017
Cristiano Ronaldo walks off dejected after being sent off.

After having scored a goal and played a key role in Real Madrid’s 3-1 triumph over Barcelona during their first-leg encounter in the Spanish Super Cup, Cristiano Ronaldo now faces a five match suspension. The ban is a result of him shoving referee Ricardo de Burgos Bengoetxea after being shown the red card. The antics…

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Fabinho Insists On Move Away From Monaco

By Reyhan Ashley | August 15, 2017
Monaco's Fabinho celebrates scoring their second goal.

Fabinho is still determined to seal a move away from AS Monaco this summer, and claims that his current club is aware of his desire to leave. The Brazilian defender-cum-midfielder has attracted interest from several of the biggest clubs in Europe, and has been set to leave France this summer. However, with Monaco already having…

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Barcelona Starlet Pushes For A Move To Premier League

By Naveen Kelvin | August 15, 2017
Real Madrid's Sergio Ramos gestures to Barcelona's Gerard Pique after being sent off.

After a quieting down of the potential transfer of Sergi Roberto from Barcelona, new developments indicate that the right-back is once more eager to force a move away from the La Liga giants. Interestingly, the unrest has arisen due to what journalist François David describes to be a ‘fractured relationship between the players and the…

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Manchester United To Trigger La Liga Star’s Release Clause

By Ashish Sreejith | August 15, 2017
Sergi Roberto in action with Marcus Rashford.

Manchester United have stepped up their efforts in their pursuit of Barcelona star Sergi Roberto’s signature, and are expected to trigger his £36.5 million buy-out clause, reports Don Balon. Jose Mourinho’s search for a perfect midfield trio has led him to Barcelona, where he hopes to land a deal for the player. The talented midfielder…

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Diego Costa Talks About Mourinho’s Phone Call And Desire To Switch To Atletico Madrid

By Sidharth Jindal | August 15, 2017
Chelsea's Diego Costa.

Chelsea striker Diego Costa’s relationship with the English Champions has been as good as finished since Blues’ boss, Antonio Conte texted the Spaniard that he wasn’t in his plans for this season. Costa, who scored a tally of 20 goals last season, helped Chelsea secure the Premier League title in Antonio Conte’s debut season at…

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Gary Neville Claims United Squad Will Be Complete If They Sign One World-Class Player

By Rajdeep Saha | August 15, 2017
England coach Gary Neville.

Gary Neville wants his former club to sign a world-class winger, as he believes that will complete Jose Mourinho’s squad for the 2017-18 season. United won three trophies under Jose Mourinho last season, and the club will hope to continue adding more honours in the Portuguese’s 2nd year. Neville has gone on to say that…

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Supercopa First Leg Review: Barcelona 1-3 Real Madrid

By Shorya Panwar | August 14, 2017
Cristiano Ronaldo walks off dejected after being sent off.

Real Madrid ran out deserved winners in a controversial first leg of the Spanish Super Cup.  The first leg of the Supercopa has been won by Real Madrid with a commendable scoreline of 3-1. Now, Los Blancos will host Barcelona at Santiago Bernabeu on Wednesday night for second leg of the fixture. However, Real Madrid…

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Top Transfer Rumours Of The Day: Townsend, Feghouli, Perisic, And More

By Vikram Gupta | August 14, 2017

1. Ivan Perisic To Manchester United What’s the story? A recent report from Mirror has made good reading for Manchester United fans, as it suggests that the club could finally be securing the signing of Ivan Perisic this summer. Jose Mourinho has been chasing the Serie A winger for a while now, and is close to seeing…

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Man United Re-Open Talks To Sign Ivan Perisic

By Shorya Panwar | August 14, 2017
Manchester United director Sir Bobby Charlton and executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward before the match.

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has asked chief executive Ed Woodward to start fresh talks to sign Inter Milan’s Ivan Perisic. As reported earlier, Perisic’s agent was in Manchester to request Mourinho to raise his bid in order to get the transfer completed. The meeting seems to have worked well, as Manchester United have re-entered…

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Anthony Martial Could Leave Manchester United Because Of Marcus Rashford

By Pragadeesh Shanmugam | August 14, 2017

Arsenal legend Charlie Nicholas feels that Anthony Martial has to leave Manchester United in order to get regular first team football under his belt. After signing from Monaco in 2015, the talented Frenchman had a decent first season, wherein he scored 17 goals and registered 9 assists to his name. However, the arrival of Jose…

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French Midfielder To Head To Juventus As PSG Try To Lure Monaco Starlet

By Naveen Kelvin | August 14, 2017

In order to make room for AS Monaco’s Fabinho, PSG have sold veteran midfielder Blaise Matuidi to Italian giants Juventus, as reported by Rai Sport. The same source believes the French international to be transferred in a deal worth  €20-25 million, spanning four years, and the 30-year old is set to pocket €4 million per season…

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Antoine Griezmann Threatens Atletico Of A Transfer Away

By Shorya Panwar | August 14, 2017
Atletico Madrid's Antoine Griezmann reacts during the match.

Antoine Griezmann has reportedly given an ultimatum to Atletico Madrid that he will force a move away if Jan Oblak is sold this summer.   Antoine Griezmann was about to join Manchester United at the beginning of the transfer window, however, a transfer ban on Atletico changed things and Griezmann agreed to stay. The French…

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REVEALED: Why Chelsea Were Forced To Sell Matic

By Reyhan Ashley | August 14, 2017
Chelsea's Nemanja Matic, Willian and Asmir Begovic arrive for training.

Chelsea were forced to let go of Nemanja Matic against their own will, according to Sky Sports journalist Kaveh Solhekol. The reliable reporter revealed on his twitter account that the Blues were keen on keeping the Serbian at Stamford Bridge, and were determined to tie him down to a new contract. However, after the club…

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Man Utd Tell Real Madrid They Will Sign Gareth Bale Only On One Condition

By Shorya Panwar | August 14, 2017
Real Madrid's Gareth Bale.

Manchester United have told Real Madrid that they will not pay more than £90 million to sign Gareth Bale, reports Diario Gol, It is common knowledge that Jose Mourinho is a huge admirer of Gareth Bale. As reported earlier, the Portuguese coach is still looking to bring Bale to United, despite publicly claiming that the Welsh winger…

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Mourinho Explains Why Matic Is His Ideal Signing

By Shorya Panwar | August 14, 2017
Javier Hernandez in action with Nemanja Matic and Phil Jones.

Jose Mourinho is evidently happy with the capture of Nemanja Matic from his former club Chelsea.  Mourinho was determined to sign Matic throughout the summer, and now that he has got his man, the Portuguese can’t hide his excitement and happiness. The complicated transfer was subject to quite a few hurdles because of Conte’s reservations…

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Manchester United 4-0 West Ham: Player Ratings

By Shorya Panwar | August 14, 2017
Manchester United's Romelu Lukaku celebrates scoring their second goal.

Manchester United announced themselves as major title contenders in the demolition of West Ham at Old Trafford today. The Red Devils ran riot by scoring 4 goals past a lacklustre West Ham United, who didn’t manage to muster anything attacking wise. Let’s analyse the performances of players from the two teams: Manchester United: De Gea:…

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Manchester United 4-0 West Ham: Five Talking Points

By Reyhan Ashley | August 14, 2017
Javier Hernandez in action with Nemanja Matic and Phil Jones.

Manchester United ran out 4-0 victors over West Ham United in a one-sided affair that saw the home side put in a spectacular performance. A brace from debutant Romelu Lukaku, followed by goals from Anthony Martial and Paul Pogba meant United ended the first week of the new Premier League season on the top of…

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Best Twitter Reactions To Matic And Lukaku’s Premier League Debut With Man United

By BF Staff | August 13, 2017
Manchester United's Romelu Lukaku celebrates scoring their first goal with Nemanja Matic.

Nemanja Matic and Romelu Lukaku made their Premier League debuts for Manchester United against West Ham, and both players put in magnificent displays, as the Red Devils ran away with a 4-0 win. As expected, twitter was in full flow, drooling over United’s new recruits. Here are some of the best reactions from today’s game:…

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Premier League Rivals Make Shock Bid For Anthony Martial

By Rajdeep Saha | August 13, 2017
Manchester United's Anthony Martial looks dejected after a missed chance.

Manchester United are not interested to listen to any offers for versatile forward Anthony Martial, as they feel he is a vital cog in their side, and manager Jose Mourinho hopes to get the most out of the French international. Martial has been a source of interest for Italian side Inter Milan this summer, and…

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Barcelona On The Verge Of Completing A Shock Deal Involving Brazilian Midfielder

By Naveen Kelvin | August 13, 2017
Brazil's Paulinho (L) celebrates his second goal with teammate Phillipe Coutinho.

Amidst the frenzy of whether or not key summer target Philippe Coutinho would sign for them, Barcelona have completed their first signing since the departure of Neymar, and it is an unexpected one. Former Tottenham player Paulinho has signed for the renowned Spanish team, as the 29-year old has switched from Chinese Super League outfit…

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Pep Guardiola Talks About His Transfer Plans

By Sidharth Jindal | August 13, 2017
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola.

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has vowed to spend as less as possible in next summer’s transfer market, after having already spent almost £400 million in the last 13 months. Guardiola, who moved to the Etihad stadium last year, splashed a massive £171.5 million on bringing in some major signings, but could only find a Champions…

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Luka Shaw’s Agent Opens Up About The Full-Back’s Future At Manchester United

By Ashish Sreejith | August 13, 2017

Luke Shaw’s agent, Jonathan Barnett, has strongly insisted that his client will not depart Manchester United this summer, because they ‘love him’. The England international has been in and out of the United squad due to constant injury woes, and has since fallen down Jose Mourinho’s pecking order. Moreover, Marcos Rojo was picked ahead of…

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Confirmed: Manchester United Set To Sign Young Striker

By Shorya Panwar | August 13, 2017
Manchester United's Henrikh Mkhitaryan celebrates scoring their first goal with team mates.

Manchester United will reportedly complete their fourth capture of the transfer window by signing Bruno Amorim.  Jose Mourinho is about to get his fourth player of the transfer window, however, he might want another player even after reaching his target of four signings. According to Oliveirense chief, Leite, Manchester United are very close to signing Bruno…

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