Tottenhama s misfiring striker Roberto Soldado is on the verge of putting an end to his miserable two year spell with the London club as he closes in on finalizing his move to Spanish side Villarreal CF. The former Spanish international signed for Spurs in 2013 from Valencia for a fee of A?26 million. Since Harry Kane spectacularly burst onto the scene in the middle of last season, the 30-year-old has moved further down the White Hart Lane pecking order. Frustration in front of Goal Roberto Soldadoa s struggles in front of goal for Spurs have been well documented over the past two seasons. A product of Real Madrida s youth system, Soldado signed for Spurs on the back of a prolific goal scoring season for Valencia in 2012-13, netting 30 times in 46 matches. However, ever since his arrival on English shores, he has failed to make a real impact for Spurs in front of goal. He has scored […]

Finally, the 2011-12 UEFA Champions League season is about to commence and 32 cracking teams will be fighting out for one of the the most coveted trophies on the planet. TheHardTackle presents a comprehensive preview of all the games in Group E, F, G and H on Day 1.