Welcome to the complete round-up of transfer rumors and confirmed news for the day. TheHardTackle brings you the top five transfer rumors, verdicts and more. Christopher Samba on the verge of joining Tottenham Hotspurs Tottenham have made a bid for Blackburn’s Christopher Samba. Verdict: The addition of Samba in January would be a cracker of a signing for Spurs. Why? First, Harry Redknapp is a great admirer of the Congo defender. Secondly, he needs a towering figure at the back. At 27, Samba has the agility and a stout physical presence that match with the club’s policy of buying experienced PL players from lower teams who are good enough to play for them. Also, Gallas and King are getting old. There is also a growing interest for him from the QPR camp, especially after the arrival of Mark Hughes who actually bought him during his coaching days at Blackburn Rovers. But it is understood that Blackburn is resigned to lose him and […]
The last time Arsenal spent this long without a silverware was before their League Cup win against Liverpool in 1987. To get back to 'winning ways', Arsene needs to do a lot of dusting and replacing of furniture at The Emirates. Our Guest Author, Vikram Singh Negi presents his thoughts about how things can change at Arsenal.
After the international break, Arsenal are back into business for their last nine games of the season, starting their run-in with Blackburn at home tonight. Having won only one game in their last six in all competitions, Arsenal needs to get back into their 'groove' if they plan to overhaul United for the title. TheHardTackle brings you the preview.
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Chelsea have not been able to win at Ewood Park in their last two encounters against Blackburn Rovers. Will the league leaders be able to break the jinx this time around?