The Independent has reported that Arsenal are closing in on a double swoop for Schalke striker Klaas-Jan Huntelaar and former club legend Thierry Henry in the January transfer window. Arsenal have been struggling so far in the Premier League, far away from the title race and looking particularly likely to even clinch a top 4 finish, and Arsène Wenger is rumoured to be about to reinforce his squad with two strikers of certified quality: Schalke’s Huntelaar, who has been one of Europe’s leading goalscorer over the past few years and another loan of club legend Thierry Henry. The Dutch striker is in the last year of his contract at Schalke and his apparent refusal to sign an extension has forced Schalke to listen to offers and try to get something out of his exit while there’s still time. Some sectors of the press suggest that a 5 million agreement is about to be struck between the two clubs, which would […]

Ancelotti’s Departure: A New Beginning or The End?

After another trophyless season for Milan and the frustration of playing second fiddle to their bitter rivals, the Rossoneri looked upon a new manager in an attempt to refresh things. TheHardTackle's Nikhil Taneja revisits the final days of Ancelotti's reign and how Leonardo's arrival has reinvigorated Italy's most decorated club.