Galaxy sign Jones
MLS club LA Galaxy have signed former Bundesliga midfielder Jermaine Jones. He spent 15 years with the likes of Eintracht Frankfurt, Bayer Leverkusen and Schalke. The 35-year-old has spent the previous three seasons with the Colorado Rapids and New England Revolution as he led his teams to the 2014 MLS Cup final and the 2016 MLS Western Conference finals respectively. https://twitter.com/LAGalaxy/status/821809457940152321
Rivaldo advice Coutinho to join Barcelona
Brazilian legend Rivaldo has tipped Liverpool star Philippe Coutinho to follow in his footsteps by joining Barcelona. Rivaldo told Sky Sports News HQ: "In my opinion, he's a great player and a player who knows Neymar well. I think they are both friends - players who stand out. "I think that this transfer might happen because Barcelona is always going to attract the best, isn't it? "He is one of the players who stands out and I believe that this transfer - if he goes to Barcelona - would be a good thing for Barcelona for sure. "He is a player who would definitely help Barcelona. Of course, Barcelona is a big club, but with a player like him, it would definitely be a big help."
Man Utd eye Ajax striker
Manchester United are eyeing Ajax young attacker Kasper Dolberg ahead of a possible summer move. Dolberg was spotted by John Steen Olsen, the same scout who discovered Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Christian Eriksen. The Red Devils have reportedly focused their attention on the 19-year-old striker having cooled their interest in Genk attacker Leon Bailey. Note, that he has scored 11 times in 26 Ajax appearances this season.
2017/18 3rd kits leaked, including Real Madrid and Man Utd
Months before the official presentation, a leak happened from Adidas to reveal the 3rd kits for some European giants in the coming season. Real Madrid, Manchester United, Juventus and Bayern Munich shirts are now disclosed.
Man Utd to bid £70m for Monaco star
Manchester United are plotting a £70m summer bid for Monaco playmaker Bernardo Silva, according to The Sun. The 22-year-old, who is represented by Jose Mourinho's agent Jorge Mendes, is also wanted by Real Madrid. Mourinho reportedly has two main summer targets, one of which is Silva. The other is Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann.
Piqueti amazing solo goal vs Cameroon
Guinea-Bissau's Piqueti Djassi Brito Silva scored a nice solo goal against Cameroon (0-1) in Africa Cup.
Lyon agree a deal with Man Utd striker
Manchester United striker Memphis Depay on a verge of moving to Lyon. According to Sky Sports sources, Lyon agree a deal to buy Depay. The Red Devils have a buy-back option and sell-on clauses as part of the deal which could rise to £21.7m. The 22-year-old forward has made eight appearances so far this season.
Benzema has no interest in a move to China
Real Madrid attacker Karim Benzema has declared he has no interest in a move to China. Tianjin Quanjian have confirmed they want to sign the 29-year-old striker. Nonetheless, Benzema insists he's happy where he is, stating: "Thank you, but for now, I do not listen to offers." Note, that Benzema has scored 10 goals during this season.
David Villa: “Guardiola will turn things round at Man City”
David Villa has backed his ex-coach Pep Guardiola to "change the situation" at Manchester City. The Premier League club now is on fifth place in the table and 10 points behind leaders Chelsea. "He has a difficult period right now but I believe he will change the situation," Villa told Sky Sports News. "It is normal to have a difficult period with the team, but he is great and I think he has a methodology and he has a very good coaching staff to change the situation and the future at City will be better for sure. "Football is difficult in every country and I am so lucky that I was able to play for Guardiola. He is a great coach, for everyone who likes this game. But it is difficult to win and he has almost always won. His statistics are amazing."
Mikael Lustig signs a contract extension with Celtic
Celtic fullback Mikael Lustig has signed a contract extension which will see him remain at the club until at least May 2019. The 30-year-old defender joined the club five years ago. He has gone to become an integral part of the team’s success over the past few season, with his previous deal due to expire this year. https://twitter.com/celticfc/status/821759035846328320