This afternoon’s headlines
Plenty of Chelsea news today.
Chelsea have signed Bertrand Traore after a trial with the club
De Bruyne has said he may well have to leave Chelsea in January to make certain his place in the Belgium World Cup squad
This morning’s headlines and round up
PSG are planning a move for Juan Mata of Chelsea
Southampton are apparently looking to bring in Victor Wanyama’s brother McDonald Mariga
Manchester City and Tottenham, just about made it through to the quarter finals of the Capital One Cup. Manchester City needed extra time to beat Newcastle, whilst Spurs required penalties to see of Hull City.
Gareth Bale was on the scoresheet, for Real Madrid, twice as they beat Sevilla 7-3, with Ronaldo bagging a hat-trick. Will we finally start to see the Bale we remember from Tottenham?
Bale scored twice for Real last night
The annual Ballon d’Or shortlist has been unveiled, with the usual names prevalent on the list.
One name that has been included is Gareth Bale. He has so far flattered to deceive at Real Madrid, mainly due to injuries, but is present on the shortlist, thanks to his stunning form for Tottenham Hotspur.
Below is the full list
Robin van Persie
The managers list has also been released. One would feel that there can only be one winner this year following his retirement and that must be Jupp Heynckes
Vicente Del Bosque
Sir Alex Ferguson
Luiz Felipe Scolari
Could this be the top three again?