Liverpool sign Benteke: Analysing player and club compatiblity

“There’s no point him going to a club where they don’t cross the ball” – Tim Sherwood on Christian Benteke, 2014 Christian Benteke has made a £32.5m move to Liverpool this week after Aston Villa were reluctantly forced to accept … Continue reading

McClaren must prioritise defensive investment at Newcastle

Steve McClaren Newcastle

Newcastle United have made their first significant signing of the summer window with the £14.7m transfer of exciting Dutch talent Georginio Wijnaldum from Eredivise champions PSV Eindhoven. Following the captures of Rémy Cabella, Emmanuel Rivière and Siem De Jong last … Continue reading

Who is Jordy Clasie? Southampton unearth their next gem

Jordy Clasie

Feyenoord captain Jordy Clasie looks set to join Premier League side Southampton in the coming days after Manchester United completed the transfer of Morgan Schneiderlin for a fee of around £25m. The 24-year-old Dutch international has been widely tipped to … Continue reading

Stoke City: Analysis in the transfer market

Asmir Begovic

Premier League holders Chelsea have announced the £8million signing of Asmir Begović, making the Bosnian goalkeeper Stoke City’s record transfer sale. Sevilla smashed the club’s highest transfer fee received when the Europa League winners moved to sign French midfielder Steven N’zonzi … Continue reading

Exclusive: Everton’s John Stones heading to Chelsea

John Stones Chelsea

Everton defender John Stones is “certain” to move to Chelsea in this transfer window, according to a senior football broadcaster. Viva Formica has been told the centre back, 21, is to negotiate a move to the Premier League champions after … Continue reading

Liverpool swoop to sign Brazil’s Roberto Firmino

Roberto Firmino joins Liverpool

Liverpool have made their first major move in this summer’s transfer window after agreeing to sign Brazil striker Roberto Firmino for a fee of around £29m. The Seleção striker is currently on international duty at this summer’s Copa América in … Continue reading

Is Mexico’s Jesús ‘Tecatito’ Corona a Manchester City transfer target?

Mexico came and went from Copa América 2015 with the blink of an eye, as they became the first team to be eliminated from the competition, finishing bottom of Group A. Two draws and a defeat was never going to … Continue reading