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Bundesliga Sunday Round-up: High-Flying Frankfurt Advance To Nosebleed Territory

Posted Monday, February 08, 2010 by Goal.com258 hits

The club that head coach Michael Skibbe recently deemed "lacking in ambition" won yet again, drawing level on points with Werder Bremen. Mainz 1-0 Borussia M'gladbach Mainz improved their home record to seven wins and three draws in ten matches with a solid performance today. At the end of an evenly played first-half, central defender Bo Svensson tapped in from a set-piece, and his strike wa...Full Story »

Agent casts doubt on Jovanovic Liverpool move

Posted Friday, February 05, 2010 by PA105 hits

Liverpool's bid to sign Standard Liege forward Milan Jovanovic could be under threat after his agent claimed there were a number of other clubs interested. The Merseysiders were believed to be on the brink of securing a pre-contract agreement with the Serbia international, whose deal with the Belgian club expires in the summer. However, the 28-year-old's agent Zoran Stojadinovic claims the playe...Full Story »

Salary cap can end wage 'madness', says West Ham's David Sullivan

Posted Thursday, February 04, 2010 by theguardian.com139 hits

West Ham's David Sullivan is warming to the idea of an American football-style salary cap in the Premier League. West Ham United's co-owner David Sullivan has reignited the debate over a salary cap in the Premier League, saying it may be the only solution to the "madness" of current top-flight wages. Sullivan, who along with David Gold bought 50% of West Ham last month for £52.5m, said t...Full Story »

Grayson plays down home advantage

Posted Thursday, February 04, 2010 by PA79 hits

Leeds manager Simon Grayson has dismissed the notion that the Elland Road factor will give his side an advantage in Wednesday night's FA Cup fourth-round replay against Tottenham.A sell-out crowd is assured and success-starved Leeds fans are revelling in the spotlight as another high-profile cup tie is set for a live national television audience, but Grayson does not believe Spurs' Barclays Prem...Full Story »

Grayson plays down home advantage

Posted Wednesday, February 03, 2010 by PA65 hits

Leeds manager Simon Grayson has dismissed the notion that the Elland Road factor will give his side an advantage in Wednesday night's FA Cup fourth-round replay against Tottenham.A sell-out crowd is assured and success-starved Leeds fans are revelling in the spotlight as another high-profile cup tie is set for a live national television audience, but Grayson does not believe Spurs' Barclays Prem...Full Story »

Ferguson hails van der Sar class

Posted Thursday, January 28, 2010 by PA59 hits

Sir Alex Ferguson has hailed Edwin van der Sar as the best goalkeeper in the Barclays Premier League. The 39-year-old has endured a difficult campaign so far, first breaking two fingers in a pre-season game with Bayern Munich that condemned him to two months on the sidelines then being ruled out for another five weeks following a collision with Everton's Tim Cahill in November. "Edwin makes a bi...Full Story »

Donovan opens account in Toffees win

Posted Thursday, January 28, 2010 by PA50 hits

Goals from Tim Cahill and on-loan American Landon Donovan - his first for Everton - secured a comfortable 2-0 win at Goodison Park and increased the pressure on Sunderland manager Steve Bruce.Cahill's seventh-minute header was added to by the Los Angeles Galaxy forward 11 minutes later.Even from that early point Everton were able to coast home as they extended the Black Cats' woeful run to one w...Full Story »

Giovani set for Galatasaray loan

Posted Tuesday, January 26, 2010 by PA46 hits

Galatasaray look set to offer Giovani dos Santos a route out of Tottenham following a frustrating two seasons for the Mexico youngster.The Turkish giants are understood to be putting together a loan deal for the 20-year-old, who has struggled to make an impact since his move from Barcelona in a deal worth £8.6million.Spurs paid £4.7million up front for Giovani but he could not break into the sta...Full Story »

Liverpool offer three-year deal to Milan Jovanovic of Standard Liège

Posted Monday, January 25, 2010 by theguardian.com112 hits

Liverpool are hoping to beat Birmingham City to the signing of Milan Jovanovic. Liverpool have offered Milan Jovanovic a three-year contract at Anfield as they attempt to beat several Premier League rivals to the signature of the Standard Liège striker. The Serbia international is out of contract this summer and is seeking a lucrative move abroad, a situation that has alerted Birmingham ...Full Story »

Kevan hoping for replay chance

Posted Monday, January 25, 2010 by PA96 hits

Notts County caretaker boss Dave Kevan came within seven minutes of famously steering the Magpies into the last 16 of the FA Cup, but now has no idea if he will be in charge for the replay. Lee Hughes' 20th goal of the season and a superb 25-yard free-kick from Ben Davies had County dreaming of a remarkable upset in front of their own fans at Meadow Lane. Wigan, though, had other ideas as first ...Full Story »

Kevan hoping for replay chance

Posted Sunday, January 24, 2010 by PA93 hits

Notts County caretaker boss Dave Kevan came within seven minutes of famously steering the Magpies into the last 16 of the FA Cup, but now has no idea if he will be in charge for the replay. Lee Hughes' 20th goal of the season and a superb 25-yard free-kick from Ben Davies had County dreaming of a remarkable upset in front of their own fans at Meadow Lane. Wigan, though, had other ideas as first ...Full Story »

Real Madrid Striker Van Nistelrooy Undergoes Medical With Hamburg

Posted Saturday, January 23, 2010 by Goal.com135 hits

The Dutchman is finalising his Bundesliga move. Real Madrid’s Dutch striker Ruud Van Nistelrooy has snubbed numerous offers from English Premier League clubs and agreed to join Bundesliga outfit Hamburg, according to reports in Germany. Stoke City, Tottenham and West Ham are said to have offered the former Manchester United man a route back to the Premier League but the 33-year-old opt...Full Story »

Ivanovic sets sights on century

Posted Friday, January 22, 2010 by PA63 hits

Branislav Ivanovic has set his sights firmly on becoming a permanent fixture in the Chelsea defence. Serbia international Ivanovic has impressed after initially filling in for injured Jose Bosingwa at right-back, and chalked up his 50th appearance in the win over Sunderland. The 25-year-old intends to make the most of his opportunity. He told the club's official website, www.chelseafc.com: "For ...Full Story »

Van der Sar return pleases Evans

Posted Friday, January 22, 2010 by PA79 hits

Manchester United defender Jonny Evans is pleased to see Edwin van der Sar back between the posts.The veteran Dutch goalkeeper was sidelined first through injury and then after his wife suffered a serious illness. But he played in the Carling Cup semi-final first-leg defeat by Manchester City in midweek after making his comeback in the victory against Burnley last weekend. Evans said: "Edwin mak...Full Story »

Canales Corner: Everton, Donovan In Courtship Dance

Posted Tuesday, January 19, 2010 by Goal.com98 hits

The USA international has hinted that he would like to stay on at Goodison Park. If the attraction is mutual, that could happen. Landon Donovan is comfortable in blue. Long before he ever doffed the blue uniform of Everton, Donovan was enjoying his first successful stint as a club professional in San Jose blues in 2001. To some, it was remarkable how well the teenager fit in with the club, work...Full Story »

Donovan Named Male Athlete Of The Year By USSF

Posted Tuesday, December 22, 2009 by Goal.com67 hits

Landon Donovan collected the 2009 USSF Male Athlete of the Year award. Landon Donovan, U.S. Men's National Team (ISI) To cap off his loan move to Everton, Landon Donovan won the U.S. Soccer Federation's Male Athlete of the Year award. This is Dononvan's third win after back-to-back victories in 2003 and 2004, tying him with three-time winner Kasey Keller. Previously in the year, the 28-year-...Full Story »

Everton sign LA Galaxy striker Landon Donovan on loan

Posted Saturday, December 19, 2009 by BBC.com81 hits

The 27-year-old, who holds the USA's records for goals scored, will join the Toffees on 2 January and is to remain on Merseyside until mid-March. "He will come in and add pace, he's a good finisher and is captain of the USA national team so has that experience," said Everton manager David Moyes. "He is the first of two or three players I want to bring in in January." Donovan's arrival will...Full Story »

Van Gaal faces make-or-break day at Bayern

Posted Tuesday, December 08, 2009 by The Independent93 hits

Defeat to Juventus tonight may spell the end of Dutch manager's time in charge By Robin Scott-Elliot Louis van Gaal's troubled tenure at Bayern Munich could be brought to an abrupt and premature conclusion if his side fail to beat Juventus and make the knockout stages of the Champions League. Louis van Gaal briefs his Bayern Munich players in Turin yesterday The Dutchman, who lost a Champion...Full Story »

Van Gaal remains upbeat

Posted Wednesday, November 04, 2009 by PA54 hits

Bayern Munich boss Louis van Gaal still believes his side can reach the knockout stage of the Champions League despite their 2-0 defeat at home to Bordeaux on Tuesday night.The defeat was Bayern's second in four games in Group A and left them four points adrift of second-placed Juventus. The Germans now need to win their remaining two matches at home to Maccabi Haifa and away to Juventus to have...Full Story »

Chovanec: Away form must improve

Posted Thursday, November 05, 2009 by PA55 hits

Sparta Prague coach Jozef Chovanec has told his players they must learn to play as well on the road as they do at home.Sparta travel to Cluj with four points from their three Europa League Group K games - including a 2-0 win over the Romanian side last time out.But they have a history of struggling on their travels in Europe and they have lost two of their last three continental away games."Play...Full Story »

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