The Hard Tackle brings to you the funniest and the most interesting set of tweets in the aftermath of an eventful round 3 matchday after which Juventus sit comfortably in the summit with Genoa and Fiorentina match abandoned.
Barcelona striker Lionel Messi scored two fantastic goals to guide his side to a 3-2 victory over Serie A outfit Sampdoria in the Joan Gamper Trophy match at the Camp Nou.
The 22 year old Polish midfielder Piotr Zielinski who missed Poland's exit to Portugal on penalties on Thursday has been linked with a move to Liverpool but AC Milan might attempt to hijack the move for the Empoli midfielder.
Leicester City are in a direct battle with Inter Milan for Sampdoria striker Eder, and it looks like the Premier League leaders are currently ahead in their race to land him.
Colombian forward Carlos Bacca had one assist and a great goal as AC Milan eased past Sampdoria 2-0 to make their way into the quarter finals of the Italian Cup.
Ivan Perisic's maiden goal for Inter Milan in a 1-1 draw at Sampdoria sent the Nerazzurri back on top of Serie A on Sunday, as Roma continued their early season push with a convincing 4-2 win away to Palermo.
West Ham manager Slaven Bilic's decision to put out a young, largely inexperienced side for the second leg of their Europa League third qualifying round tie at Astra Giurgiu backfired when the Romanians ran out 2-1 winners on Thursday.
Sampdoria president Massimo Ferrero has confirmed that the club are interested in signing Liverpool FC striker Mario Balotelli.
Sampdoria are trying to sign Liverpool FC striker Mario Balotelli on loan, according to reports in Corriere dello Sport. Mario Balotelli has had a miserable campaign for the 5 times European Champions, who failed to qualify for the Champions League following collective failure of their strikers. Much was expected of Balotelli following his 16 million pound move from AC Milan. But, the player was perhaps a square peg in a round hole in the system at Liverpool FC. He struggled to get in the team and made only 10 starts in the league scoring just once – a winner against Tottenham Hotspur. Balotelli is certain to leave Anfield and Liverpool Echo reporter James Pearce had said that Sampdoria was the most likely destination for the forward: “I would be absolutely amazed if Mario Balotelli was still a Liverpool FC player on the first day of next season. You only have to look at how fleetingly he was used last season to […]
Sampdoria president Massimo Ferrero is in England to negotiate with Liverpool FC for the transfer of Mario Balotelli, according to reports in Italy. Mario Balotelli has endured a miserable time at Liverpool FC with the 24-year-old scoring a paltry 4 goals in 28 appearance this season following a £16m move from AC Milan. AC Milan are also in the hunt for the forward and are ready to re-sign him, with Liverpool hoping to recoup their £16m fee as reported earlier. Balotelli is certain to leave Anfield and Liverpool Echo reporter James Pearce had said that Sampdoria was the most likely destination for the forward: “I would be absolutely amazed if Mario Balotelli was still a Liverpool FC player on the first day of next season. You only have to look at how fleetingly he was used last season to see where he stands.” “I certainly expect Balotelli to move, possibly to Sampdoria, but Liverpool may struggle to get even half of what they paid for […]