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Michael Owen: 'It would be too much of a waste for me to retire early' - The striker has been criticised for coasting at Manchester United but remains as ambitious as ever

Posted Sunday, September 25, 2011 by theguardian.com

Michael Owen would like to play more but is revelling in his role as one of Manchester United's elder statesmen. For such a private man Michael Owen has fought a lot of public battles recently, abandoning his natural reserve to confront widespread condescension. By fighting back, and arguing his case with words and goals, Owen has developed a new purpose, and placed a fresh shine on a career t...Full Story »

Mancin's £20M Sik notes

Posted Sunday, September 25, 2011 by Dailystar.co.uk

ABOVE: Marek Hamsik could be joining Manchester City in January ROBERTO MANCINI has targeted £20million-rated Napoli hotshot Marek Hamsik as a possible replacement for Carlos Tevez. The Manchester City boss could need another attacking option in the January transfer window if Brazilian club Corinthians renew their interest in Argie hitman Tevez. Roberto Mancini now has a third transfer t...Full Story »

Tottenham boss Harry Redknapp admits he would love to keep on-loan Manchester City striker Emmanuel Adebayor

Posted Sunday, September 25, 2011 by Goal.com

Tottenham manager Harry Redknapp has admitted he would love to keep Emmanuel Adebayor at the club after the striker delivered a top class performance in his side's 2-1 victory away to Wigan Athletic. The Togolese striker, who is currently at Spurs on loan from Manchester City, set up Rafael van der Vaart for Spurs' opener before Gareth Bale doubled his team's lead shortly before the half hour...Full Story »

Another booking for Joey Barton

Posted Saturday, September 24, 2011 by The Sun

JOEY Barton has made a career out of giving the opposition, rival fans and match officials verbals.Now he's turning his tongue to the latest tunes — as an opinionated music critic. While most players fill their empty hours playing FIFA 12, he has been using his time off from his £100,000-a-week duties at new club QPR wisely. The midfielder sat down and offered his pick of the pops...Full Story »

Juventus eyeing £10m January move for Man City defender

Posted Saturday, September 24, 2011 by Talksport.co.uk

Juventus continue to be interested in Manchester City defender Aleksandar Kolarov and are weighing up a move for him. Kolarov's place in the City side is under threat following Gael Clichy's arrival in the summer and Juventus have wanted the Serbian for a while. They approached Lazio before Kolarov moved to City but failed to offer the necessary £16m their Italian rivals wanted. Kolaro...Full Story »

Tears of loved-up Frank Lampard

Posted Saturday, September 24, 2011 by The Sun

Wedding ... Christine Bleakley and Frank Lampard FOOTIE'S Frank Lampard says he wept when Christine Bleakley agreed to marry him. Lamps, 33, was asked on Sky 1's A League of Their Own if he welled up when he proposed to TV presenter Christine, 32 in June. He admitted: "A little." Then host James Corden pressed him: "So — brimming up a bit?" The Chelsea star replied: "Yeah, I was a litt...Full Story »

Alex Ferguson hails Stoke fans

Posted Saturday, September 24, 2011 by thesun.co.uk

PASSION ... Stoke fans get behind their team at the Britannia Stadium Alex Ferguson says his Manchester United team must cope with the Stoke crowd today or risk being swamped and defeated.The Brittania Stadium may only have a capacity of 28,000 — but the home support can produce a noise of three times that number. And Fergie said: "I love the atmosphere because it makes players play. If ...Full Story »

Bruce slams Cats speculation

Posted Friday, September 23, 2011 by teamtalk.com

Bruce: Happy with how his rebuilding effort is shaping up Sunderland manager Steve Bruce feels recent speculation over his Black Cats future has been unfair, but insists he won't let it "derail him". Although the Black Cats opened the new season by claiming a point at Liverpool, they failed to win in their first four Premier League games while being knocked out of the Carling Cup by Brighton. ...Full Story »

Mulumbu hangs up Congo boots

Posted Friday, September 23, 2011 by teamtalk.com

Mulumbu: Quitting international football at age of 24 West Brom star Youssouf Mulumbu has announced his retirement from international football with DR Congo at the age of 24. Mulumbu, who was born in Zaire, represented France at Under-21 level before opting to play for Congo. He won the first of his 12 caps in 2008 but has decided not to continue on the international stage in order to focus o...Full Story »

QPR new boy Shaun Wrigfht-Phillips back in England reckoning

Posted Friday, September 23, 2011 by The Sun

WINGER Shaun Wright-Phillips is back in the England reckoning after resurrecting his career at QPR.Wright-Phillips, 29, moved to Loftus Road last month having fallen out of favour at Manchester City and has been an instant hit. Three Lions boss Fabio Capello will watch SWP when Rangers host Aston Villa on Sunday with a view to including him in the squad for the final Euro 2012 qualifier in Mo...Full Story »

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