Arsenal FC Vying With Barcelona For In-form Spanish International Forward

Arsenal FC failed to add senior outfield players to their roster last summer, but Spanish reports now claim that they are now keeping tabs on Celta Vigo striker Nolito, with a view of luring him to Emirates Stadium this winter. After being directly involved in 27 goals in 37 outings for the Liga BBVA outfit last season, the Spain international striker garnered interests from major European sides, but ended up staying at the Balaidos. The Gunners are struggling to find consistency, with their defense and attack taking their turns to upset the Arsenal faithfuls week in and week out and could turn things around with the arrival of an in-form striker. Even though he cannot be tipped to spearhead the lineup like an out-and-out centre-forward, he can be expected to form an intimidating partnership alongside Alexis Sanchez with Theo Walcott upfront. As Barcelona are also looking to secure his services after letting Pedro Rodriguez depart Camp Nou, Arsene Wenger apparently […] Read more »

A spirited performance from the likes of Karim Benzema, Luka Modric, Isco, Kovacic and Toni Kroos made up for the injuries as Ronaldo suffered another unsuccessful outing with Madrid.

Manchester United Join Paris Saint-Germain In Race For Ex-unbuyable Striker

Cristiano Ronaldo leaving the Santiago Bernabeu next summer looks likelier than ever before as Liga BBVA expert Guillem Balague suggests that he should decide upon his future at the end of the season, with the likes of Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain continue to be interested. The Red Devils vying for the signature of the Portuguese forward for the second time has been well documented and report emanating from Spanish news outlet Fichajes now claims that Louis van Gaal will attempt to lure him to Old Trafford, with an astounding £92.5million bid set to go in when the transfer window opens in July next year. Cristiano Ronaldo does not seem to have fallen victim to senescence as he has hitherto netted eight goals in seven outings for Real Madrid and it is understandable why Ed Woodward does not mind offering a £350k-a-week package for an aging centre-forward. United believe that the outlay could be financed by the commercial revenue that […] Read more »