As the legendary quartet decided to terminate their association with their beloved clubs this summer, we look at the circumstances which forced them switch allegiances at such a late stage in their respective careers. Was it a mere coincidence that these 4 greats of modern football happened to depart at the same time? Or is there a deeper underlying malaise afflicting modern football that has influenced their departure from their childhood clubs?

David De Gea is reportedly bound to replace Casillas at Real Madrid next season. We analyse five players that Manchester United could sign to replace De Gea. David De Gea has been rumoured to join Real Madrid in the summer. The Spaniard is yet to extend his Manchester United contract, which comes to an end in 2016. It is reported that the keeper is biding his time at the Old Trafford and will force a move in the summer. De Gea has been a vital cog in Manchester United’s league performance this season, which sees them third in the Premier League and poised to qualify for the Champions League. If the Red Devils cash in on De Gea in summer, Louis Van Gaal will have to bring in an able replacement for the former Atletico stopper. Here are five goalkeepers that could potentially replace David De Gea, should he leave for Real Madrid. Hugo Lloris The French joined Tottenham Hotspur […]

Real Madrid suffered a shock 4-3 defeat at the hands of Schalke in their own backyard but they managed to reach the quarter finals of the Champions League quarters finals courtesy of a 2-0 win in the first leg in Gelsenkirchen. Real Madrid captain Iker Casillas was devastated after the defeat and said that Los Blancos have hit the rock bottom and they have to recover quickly.