The success, continuity, growth and well being of a club, big or small is on the shoulders of one man and this is the time when TheHardTackle acknowledges the best of the last season.
. Reports in Sky Sports suggest that Chelsea FC’s 24 year old French midfielder Gael Kakuta is set to join Seville in La Liga on a free transfer. The 24-year-old Chelsea FC winger is out of contract this summer after moving to London in 2007 from French club RC Lens. Kakuta was one of European footballa s most sought after talents when he joined Chelsea FC at the age of 17. It was his transfer from Lens in which the Londoners were accused of tapping up the player and banned from signing new players for two transfer windows by FIFA, a judgement later quashed by the Court of Arbitration for Sport. The Lille-born Frenchman, however, has failed to live up to expectations, making only one Premier League start at Aston Villa in 2010, where he was replaced at half-time. Spending last season on loan at Rayo Vallecano, he appears to have done enough during his temporary stay in Spain to […]
FC Barcelona are set to sign the Spanish right wingback Aleix Vidal from Seville in a a 10m despite the current transfer ban. Spanish newspaper Sport report that the deal is expected to be announced in the coming days and Vidala s arrival would appear to confirm that Dani Alves is indeed going to leave the club. Vidal is expected to sign a 5 year contract following the final of the Champions League. The transfer ban, which means the players can sign contracts with FC Barcelona but cannot be registered, means that Aleix Vidal will not play for the club till January. Despite that, the player is ready to sign and train with his team mates such is his desire to move. The Catalan player is currently with the Spanish Nation team and has been a key player for Seville on their march to Europa League title and narrowly missing out on 4th to finish 5th in La Liga. […]