Welcome to this weeks highlights selection of the best, or worst depending on your point of view, of the Football Fancast and Transfer Tavern websites! Where news is news, views are views and nobody is ever right. Well not much anyway. Certainly not when it pertains to Chelsea, Liverpool or Man Utd. But enough of me, let’s get on with this weeks big news stories…
Reds interested in Athletic Bilbao wonderkid? – Iker Muniain is his name, football is his game and scoring goals for fun seems to be he mantra… Find out a lot more about this youngster from this article.
Cup of Nations losses not a problem for Blues? – Many clubs are pinning their hopes on Chelsea’s season being derailed in January by the loss of key players to the African Cup of Nations. See here why it may not be.
Rafa should follow these five top tips? Blogger David Tully gives us 5 things that the Spaniard can do over the coming weeks to turn Liverpool’s season around. Is resign one of them?
Everton should get star striker Saha-rted. Louis Saha’s niggling injuries are a concern for many Toffeemen who feel without him, Everton look nowhere near as potent in front of goal. Still it’s not all doom and gloom, that young full back Coleman looked rather good didn’t he?
Jenas facing crossroads of his career? Has the emergence of Tom Huddlestone condemned Jermaine Jenas to a bit part role for both Tottenham and England? What can the former Newcastle United star do?
Yanks plot England’s 2010 World Cup Downfall! And it is as easy as Mom’s apple pie. The Yanks are comin’ and we should be afraid, especially if they ever understand the game…
A look at a true Dutch legend! Not Jordi Cruyff, not even Marco Boogers, nor Winston Bogarde, no this fella was deservedly labelled a legend and the best striker of the modern era. Marco Van Basten. Remember him? The one who made Tony Adams look a mug in 1988?
Pompey looking at Roman gladiators? Avram Grant needs more than just Russell Crowe to stave off the drop. That’s why he’s reportedly looking at three of Roma’s finest…
Should I stay ot should I go? Has Man City ace Robinho become a fan of the Clash? Nope, it’s just whether he is, or isn’t going to Barcelona. This week, he isn’t. It remains to be seen what happens next week.
Another disaster set to gut Crystal Palace? Last time, it was the grand building up in flames, this time Simon Jordan’s brassic, the players aren’t getting paid on time and three of the clubs stars are the targets for two Premier League sides and to cap it all, Neil Warnock’s your manager. No wonder most Palace fans have the Samaritans on speed dial.
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