Rodrigo Caio, who will be vying for a gold medal in the Olympics against Germany this Sunday in Rio, is a target for Italian giants AC Milan. Milan and Sevilla both want to sign the central defender from Brazillian club Sao Paulo.
Veteran manager Marcelo Bielsa stunned the football world by terminating his contract with French Club Marseille after his side fell to a 1-0 opening day defeat to Caen in the French Ligue 1. From being labelled by Pep Guardiola as the “Best Manager in the World” to being nicknamed as “El Loco” or the “The Mad One”, Bielsa divides opinion amongst players and fans alike. Is Marcelo Bielsa an eccentric genius or an obsessive madman? “I’m leaving my post as coach of Marseille. My work here is over, I will return to my country. I am not leaving here to take another job. I thank the supporters, who were always behind me during the matches and day to day. I have given all I have to this team,” Bielsa said during his post-match press conference after the defeat to Caen. No one knew this was coming. Not the players. Not the support staff. Not the Chairman. His resignation dropped […]
The mid-season transfer window is upon us and Barcelona hasn’t quite made it into the market. Despite perennial injury concerns, Guardiola and Co. are particularly quiet. TheHardTackle analyses the Catalan club's situation.