Author Archives: Dave Courtnadge


Emotional moment Steven Gerrard FaceTimes lad after youngster’s dad’s tragic death

By | 11th July 2019

STEVEN GERRARD’S surprise phone call to a grieving lad “made a sad boy so happy”. Robbie Fleming, 26, had dreamed of meeting his Liverpool hero Gerro with nine-year-old son Jack but was found dead at his home in Lisburn, Northern Ireland, last year. However, Rangers boss Gerrard made a heartwarming phone call to invite the […]


Chelsea flop Gonzalo Higuain wanted by West Ham in season-long loan transfer from Juventus

By | 11th July 2019

WEST HAM reportedly want to sign Gonzalo Higuain on a season-long loan from Juventus to solve their striker crisis. The forward, 31, has returned to Italy after failing to live up to expectations with AC Milan and Chelsea last term. According to Sky Sport Italia, the Hammers have made their move for the 75-cap Argentina […]


Napoli star Fabian Ruiz has gone largely unnoticed in Serie A – until now, with Real Madrid eyeing transfer

By | 11th July 2019

NAPOLI star Fabian Ruiz has gone largely unnoticed… until now, that is. After the Naples giants pushed Juventus all the way in the 2017-18 season, owner Aurelio De Laurentiis decided it was time for a change. Maurizio Sarri – who had earned a club record points total in each of his three seasons in charge […]

Chelsea fans bemused as #LampardOut trends on Twitter after just one friendly draw in charge

By | 11th July 2019

CHELSEA fans were left in hysterics when hashtag #LampardOut made it to the top of Twitter trends this morning. It came after new Blues boss Frank Lampard drew his first game in charge against Bohemians last night. Eric Molloy made it 1-1 in the 89th minute, cancelling out Michy Batshuayi’s first-half opener in Dublin. Lampard, […]

Neymar’s PSG absence will cost star £337k in ‘good behaviour bonus’ after missing start of pre-season as he pushes for Barcelona transfer

By | 11th July 2019

NEYMAR’S absence from Paris Saint-Germain’s pre-season meet-up will cost him around £337,000 in “good behaviour” bonuses. The 27-year-old world record transfer failed to show up at PSG’s camp and the club issued a statement slamming his actions. But the fine shouldn’t bother him too much – as he picks up a reported £900,000 a WEEK […]

Arsenal stuck with Ozil as Fenerbahce can’t afford transfer for £350k-a-week star

By | 10th July 2019

FENERBAHCE have ruled themselves out of a move for Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil because it would be too expensive. Unai Emery is looking to offload the £350,000-a-week star this summer to boost his transfer funds after being handed just £45million. Turkish giants Fenerbahce were reportedly considering an ambitious loan move for the 30-year-old this summer. […]

Arsenal’s potential Under-23 first XI for next season after Smith Rowe and Willock promoted to senior squad

By | 10th July 2019

WITH Arsenal strapped for cash this summer, Unai Emery has turned to the young guns to bolster his squad. Emile Smith Rowe, Reiss Nelson, Eddie Nketiah and Joe Willock are the latest players to be promoted to the first-team. Emery has just £45m to spend on transfers this summer after his side failed to secure […]

Man Utd enquire over wantaway Southampton midfielder Mario Lemina as Solskjaer eyes transfer targets to replace Paul Pogba

By | 9th July 2019

MANCHESTER UNITED have enquired about bringing Southampton’s Mario Lemina to Old Trafford. Arsenal and Leicester have also shown interest in the Gabonese ace, who wants a move away from St Mary’s. Lemina has been left out of Saints’ pre-season training camp to Austria to organise a move. The South Coast club are prepared to sell […]

Pereira signs new four-year Man Utd contract after breakthrough under Solskjaer last season

By | 5th July 2019

ANDREAS PEREIRA has signed a new four-year contract with Manchester United after impressing for the first team last season. The Red Devils academy product has been rewarded after making 15 Premier League appearances in 2018/19. Pereira, 23, featured regularly for United towards the end of the previous term, making six Prem starts in total. He […]

Skint Arsenal make transfer offer for unknown 18-year-old Nancy striker Bilel Hassaini with Man City also showing interest

By | 21st June 2019

SKINT Arsenal are lining up a bid sign 18-year-old Nancy striker Bilel Hassaini but face competition from Manchester City. Unai Emery reportedly only has £40 million to spend during this transfer window so he’s being forced to bring in youngsters for less money. Hassaini already plays for the France U17s and is attracting interest from […]