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  • Real Madrid star open to Arsenal switch

    December 12, 2013 6:34 PM 54

    As reported in France, Real Madrid star Iker Casillas would be open to a move to Arsenal at the end of the current season if his situation at the Bernabeu doesn't improve. Le 10 Sport, citing Spanish source El Confidencial, is claiming that the Spanish stopper is content to stay with Madrid until the culmination of the current campaign, but will then assess

  • Liga - Casillas considering Arsenal

    December 12, 2013 3:47 PM 45

    Iker Casillas is reportedly looking favourably at the prospect of Arsenal being his next club, should he leave Real Madrid in the summer. The 32-year-old has endured most of the calendar year of 2013 behind Diego Lopez at the Santiago Bernabeu and has already hinted publicly that should the situation continue through the season, he may consider his future

  • Slimmer of the year? Muscular Diego Maradona back in shape

    December 12, 2013 3:42 PM 52

    It’s been a while since Diego Maradona won anything but he looks like he could be in the running for slimmer of the year. The football god has obviously been putting in some serious hours down the gym, with a picture of the newly buffed 53-year-old doing the rounds on Twitter. Not so long ago, of course, Maradona was very obviously struggling with his weight

  • Future out of my hands

    December 12, 2013 3:35 PM 50

    The Upton Park boss is under intense pressure after just one win in eight Premier League games as they have fallen into the relegation territory. Fans have been unhappy with Big Sam since he arrived at the club, largely due to his style of football which has gone against decades of Hammers tradition. His position appears to be swinging on a daily basis

  • Casillas keen on Arsenal switch?

    December 12, 2013 1:44 PM 41

    Iker Casillas will consider a summer switch to Arsenal if his first-team prospects at Real Madrid do not improve, according to Spanish newspaper El Confidencial. The 32-year-old was first deposed at the Bernabeu by Jose Mourinho last term and current Real boss Carlo Ancelotti has continued to use Diego Lopez as his first-choice goalkeeper. However, it is believed

  • Nigeria wonderkid could make World Cup as Manchester City and Arsenal hover

    December 12, 2013 1:30 PM 51

    Iheanacho lit up the Under-17 World Cup earlier this year, scoring six goals and catching the attention of Gunners boss Arsene Wenger and Manuel Pellegrini at ManchesterCity. The teenager is in Abuja training training with the Nigeria squad as they prepare for the African Nations Championship (CHAN) in South Africa. But so fast has been his rise, that Nigeria

  • Eboue, Drogba in trouble over Mandela

    December 12, 2013 1:24 PM 45

    Galatasaray defender Emmanuel Eboue and Didier Drogba Galatasaray defender Emmanuel Eboue says he cannot believe the Turkish FA could punish him and teammate Didier Drogba for paying tribute to Nelson Mandela. The pair both wore T-shirts under their club jerseys that bore messages for the late former South African president during last Friday's League

  • Here are 10 things to do in 2014 if you’re not yet 50

    December 12, 2013 1:39 AM 52

    Posted by Tunde Kara in Lead Story, Lifestyle on December 11, 2013 5:26 pm / no comments We searched far and wide and came up with ten things you must do in 2014 especially if you are not yet 50. Remember, You Only Live Once (YOLO). 1. Do look out for the iPhone 6. The next big smartphone from Apple is bigger, better and faster but wouldn’t launch till late 2014. 3. Learn

  • Chelsea's frontmen aren't doing the business and Cech looks dodgy... Mourinho needs Lukaku and Courtois back sharpish

    December 11, 2013 3:34 PM 48

    Chelsea need surgery. Jose Mourinho has to get a striker in the transfer window, but that won’t be easy. He can’t keep relying on Frank Lampard and Eden Hazard to get him out of trouble. A striker has not scored away from home in 19 Premier League matches, for the entire calendar year. That’s not good enough from Fernando Torres, Samuel Eto’o and Demba

  • Fifa strongly deny accusations that the World Cup draw was fixed

    December 11, 2013 3:17 PM 210

    Fifa have moved swiftly to deny a conspiracy theory that the draw for the World Cup finals was fixed. A video of Friday’s ceremony has been circulating which suggests Fifa secretary general Jerome Valcke engaged in some sleight of hand when placing teams in their respective groups. The video suggests he is being deceitful as he is never seen opening