All posts by Gareth Mcknight
APRIL 30TH, 2011
Borussia Dortmund win Bundesliga title
Borussia Dortmund clinched the German league title today with a 2-0 win over Nurnberg at Signal Iduna Park. Goals from Lucas Barrios and Robert Lewandowski secured the victory and with Leverkusen losing to FC Koln the side in yellow and black were handed the Bundesliga title. Jurgen Klopp's Dortmund side have excited fans with a blend of pulsating and.....
APRIL 28TH, 2011
Nigel de Jong: Man City can finish higher than Arsenal
Nigel de Jong believes that his Manchester City side can take advantage of Arsenal's slip in form and move above Arsene Wenger's men to finish third, a finish that would be the Eastlands club's highest since 1977. Roberto Mancini's side's 1-0 victory over Blackburn Rovers on Monday has moved them within five points of the Gunners, with a game etra to.....
APRIL 28TH, 2011
Owen Coyle looks to extend Daniel Sturridge’s loan spell at Bolton
Bolton manager Owen Coyle has been impressed with on loan Chelsea striker Daniel Sturridge since his arrival at the club, and is hopeful that the northern club could land him for another spell next year. The pacy striker has found first team opportunities limited under Carlo Ancelotti and has only made two starts since his transfer from Manchester .....
APRIL 27TH, 2011
Chelsea’s Michael Essien should be fit to face Spurs
Chelsea have received a boost ahead of their weekend fixture against London rivals Tottenham, with the news that Michael Essien's apparent knee injury is not as serious as first thought and that the player may feature on Saturday. The Ghanian international limped off in The Blues 3-0 victory over West Ham last Saturday, with what appeared to.....
APRIL 24TH, 2011
Barcelona’s Pep Guardiola would be tempted by move to Inter
Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola has been linked with a move to Italy to take over at Inter Milan, as a friend of the Spaniard has said that the ex-defensive midfielder would welcome a move. Guardiola has had a vastly successful time at the Camp Nou and is on the verge of sealing a third consequetive La Liga title, as the Blaugrana sit eight points ahead.....
APRIL 20TH, 2011
Inter beat Roma in Coppa Italia first leg
Inter have taken the advantage in their Coppa Italia semi final against Roma, with a Dejan Stankovic strike giving them a 1-0 win away from home at the Stadio Olimpico in the first leg. The competition holds added importance for both teams, as realistically neither will catch league leaders AC Milan and both have been eliminated from the Champions Lea.....
APRIL 17TH, 2011
Carlo Ancelotti says Didier Drogba will stay at Chelsea
Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti has confirmed that African striker Didier Drogba is firmly in the club's future plans, and has dismissed a potential move for the player away from Stamford Bridge. Speaking after Drogba scored one goal and set up two in a 3-1 win against West Brom the Italian coach confirmed that the Ivorian was firmly in his thoughts. .....
APRIL 15TH, 2011
Carlo Ancelotti unsure of Chelsea future, but Hiddink denies reports of a return
Chelsea coach Carlo Ancleotti has stated that he is unsure what the future holds for him at Stamford Bridge, and whether he will still be at the club next season. The Blues have had a below par campaign this season in their attempt to retain the Premier League title, and were knocked out of Europe by rivals Manchester United in midweek. Speaking ah.....
APRIL 14TH, 2011
Bolton’s Cahill looking for Champions League football
Bolton's star defender Gary Cahill has stated that he is ready for a new challenge in his career and would jump at the chance of moving to a club plying their trade in the Champions League. Cahill has been a consistent performer in The Trotters side for a number of seasons, and is seemingly linked with a move away from the Reebok Stadium every time th.....
APRIL 14TH, 2011
Mancini confirms Tevez will miss FA Cup tie
Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini has confirmed that star striker Carlos Tevez will miss his side's FA Cup semi-final against arch rivals Manchester United at Wembley on Saturday. The Argentine striker picked up a hamstring injury in City's 3-0 defeat against Liverpool at Anfield, and Mancini now faces up to a month without his side's top goalscore.....