Chelsea FC will complete the signing of former Arsenal captain Cesc Fàbregas after agreeing financial details with the 27 year old and his catalan employers, according to Spanish news outlet ABC.es. Barcelona will receive approximately €33 million in the deal. Earlier this week Spain teammate Gerrard Piqué confirmed that Fàbregas would not be at the club […]
This evenings World Cup warm-up game has been held-up due to golfball size hailstones endangering the welfare of the players. No word as of yet if or when the action will resume.
Former Arsenal, Blackburn Rovers and Spurs winger David Bentley has announced he is retiring from football at the ripe old age of 29 years old. Bentley played for 8 different clubs over his career and amassed a total of seven full England caps. He will most likely be remembered for this telling contribution to Harry […]
Sparks flew in what was a fairly decent friendly between England and Ecuador in Miami this evening. After the eschewing scuffle both players were shown their marching orders in the 79th minute. The match finished 2-2. A big concern for England will be the injury of Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain who went off with what appeared to […]
Reigning Ligue 1 champions Paris Saint-Germain have revealed their home kit for next season. The kit was featured in a teaser trailer by Nike featuring an animated Zlatan Ibrahimović. The jersey is a smart design with a noticeably thinner white and red than last seasons efforts. Expect Zlatan, David Luiz and, if reports are to believed, […]
Cutting through the multitude of shirts on offer, Charles Pulling has his top ten World Cup jerseys
Charles Pulling catches up with BPF contributor Seth Burkett to talk about his new book and life in Brazil.
Ever since Nike launched their clever ‘Winner Stays On’ advert some weeks ago there has been ripe anticipation awaiting their German rivals ‘riposte’. And here it is. Dubbed ‘The Dream: All in or nothing’ the ad features a raft of Adidas sponsored players Lionel Messi, Dani Alves and Luis Suárez; and an exclusive music track by Kanye […]
Sportswear giant Nike have unveiled a limited edition shirt to commemorate their partnership with the North London giants. The eye-catching shirt features a patchwork design which showcases some of the memorable kits that Arsenal have worn over the 20-year partnership, including the maroon kit worn to honour the move away from Highbury, and the shirt worn […]
An image has appeared online purporting to show Liverpool’s new away kit for the next season. The kit sees a return of a more traditional colour scheme than previous incarnations, featuring classic yellow, with a simple red trim design. You won’t have to wait too long for confirmation as the kits manufacturer, US sportswear giant […]