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How much did all 20 Premier League clubs spend in the 2015 summer transfer window?
How much did all 20 Premier League clubs spend in the 2015 summer transfer window?

Manchester United’s Anthony Martial (L) became the most expensive teenager in football while Kevin De Bruyne (R) was a club record signing for Manchester City After a deadline day that saw both drama and inactivity in equal measure, the summer transfer window is now officially closed in the UK. With the Premier League 2015 summer transfer window deadline extended by 18 hours compared to the rest of Europe, a long summer of reports and

Sep 2 2015
Premier League transfer deadline day round-up: United sign striker, West Ham most active
Premier League transfer deadline day round-up: United sign striker, West Ham most active

Anthony Martial cost the club a whopping £36 million Manchester United swooped to sign French international Anthony Martial from AS Monaco in a deal that reportedly cost the English giants £36 million. While they were the big spenders on the day, West Ham indulged in 4 buys making them the most active on the day. Chelsea confirmed 2 signings on the day but also announced a few loan deals that brings their total number of pl

Sep 1 2015
5 times when clubs missed out on deadline day transfers
5 times when clubs missed out on deadline day transfers

The Premier League is often quite liberal with its transfer deadline if the clubs involved have a valid reason to delay the transfer. In fact they once allowed the transfer of a certain Shefki Kuqi from Blackburn Rovers to Crystal Palace as the documents for the transfer were sent on time but to a fish and chips store by mistake as the employee who was responsible for sending the fax typed a wrong digit. The EPL allowed the deal to happen becau

Sep 1 2015
Why does the transfer window close on 1 September in the UK and what is the deadline?
Why does the transfer window close on 1 September in the UK and what is the deadline?

Monaco’s Anthony Martial could seal a move to Manchester United on deadline day It is officially 1 September 2015 and the transfer window is now closed. Except in England where the deadline is not 31 August like every other year. Why? Because 31 August was a bank holiday in England. Deals cannot be completed if it is not a working day, according to Premier League rules. While the deadline is generally 11 PM on 31 August, this time th

Sep 1 2015
Liverpool 0-3 West Ham United - Player ratings
Liverpool 0-3 West Ham United - Player ratings

Liverpool fell to a 3-0 defeat at the Anfield Arena Slaven Bilic’s Hammers trounced Liverpool 3-0 at Anfield in a historic win. This was West ham’s first win at Merseyside since 1962/63 season. Goals from Lanzini, Noble and Sakho were enough to drub the Reds in their own den. The game had its share of drama as Phillipe Coutinho and Mark Noble saw red, resulting in both the sides being reduced down to 10 men. It was a sublim

Transfer Rumours: 29 August 2015
Transfer Rumours: 29 August 2015

With only two more days before the end of the transfer season, most of the clubs across Europe are finalizing their last minute deals. Here we follow most of the top leagues in Europe including the Premier League, La Liga, Bundesliga, Serie A, and Ligue 1.  The teams in the Premier League still seem active with both the big and small looking to sign the one player who can make the difference this upcoming season. Teams like Sunderlan

Aug 29 2015
Chelsea, Liverpool lose as the Manchester City juggernaut rolls on in the Premier League
Chelsea, Liverpool lose as the Manchester City juggernaut rolls on in the Premier League

Manchester City continued in their winning ways playing at home against Watford to keep their 100% win record so far this season. Other top sides playing on the day, Chelsea and Liverpool failed to even register a point despite playing at home as well, losing to Crystal Palace and West ham respectively. The league also saw 5 red cards dished out in only 3 of the 5 games, one came as Mitrovic was sent off against Arsenal, but the Potters receive

Aug 29 2015
Video: Sportskeeda tests fans' knowledge of the clubs they support
Video: Sportskeeda tests fans' knowledge of the clubs they support

Sportskeeda is on a mission to weed out the glory hunters from the ardent supporters of football clubs and in that interest, we put supporters of Manchester United, Real Madrid, Arsenal, and Liverpool to the test. It was a mixed bag of questions from the easy ones to the toughest ones and like their clubs, some stumbled but others emerged looking much better. The general consensus of the definition of a glory hunter is that he/she is a person

Aug 29 2015
Former Liverpool forward Ryan Babel abuses woman on Twitter with sexist remark
Former Liverpool forward Ryan Babel abuses woman on Twitter with sexist remark

Ryan Babel played for Liverpool from 2007 to 2011 Ex-Liverpool forward Ryan Babel may find himself in some deep trouble after the player verbally attacked a female football fan on Twitter with a shocking sexist comment. The former Netherlands international, as mentioned in his reply, refused to talk about football with a girl after the woman wanted to know the reason behind his hatred for former Reds manager Rafa Benitez. Babel, who spent

Aug 29 2015
5 Footballers you won't believe are still playing for big clubs
5 Footballers you won't believe are still playing for big clubs

One of the most exhilarating aspects of the game of football is its wondrous unpredictability. To paraphrase Aunty Entity from Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome, one day you're cock of the walk, the next you're a feather duster. Well, yes, that’s about it. Once dubbed as the next big thing (with the exception of one player) these men faded into oblivion as individuals but still have their careers associated with the European gia

Aug 29 2015
Football transfer rumours for August 28, 2015
Football transfer rumours for August 28, 2015

While most of the clubs in Europe have completed their summer transfer activities, there are still a few clubs trying to sign the players they need before deadline day. In the Premier League, while most of the clubs have put away their checkbooks for the summer, a few clubs like Chelsea and Manchester United are still on the look-out for the final player to complete their squad. Manchester City, on the other hand, have already spent&nb

Aug 28 2015
Stats: Spanish clubs most dominant in UEFA Champions League era
Stats: Spanish clubs most dominant in UEFA Champions League era

Barcelona won their 5th Champions League title in 2015 The Champions League action is back on the football timeline with all the 8 groups confirmed after the group stage draw took place in Monaco on Thursday. Reigning champions Barcelona and the returning three-time European winners Manchester United were handed favourable draws in the competition. The Blaugranas plan to become the first team to win the prestigious tournament in two c

Aug 28 2015
Europa League group stage draw: Liverpool, Dortmund get easy draws
Europa League group stage draw: Liverpool, Dortmund get easy draws

Winners of the Europa LEague get a direct pass to the Champions League for the following season The Europa League draw followed the Champions League draw that was held yesterday. The less glamorous cousin of the biggest European club stage of all features a plethora of big names this time. The likes of Ajax, Liverpool, Borussia Dortmund, Athletic Bilbao and Schalke will surely be among the top contenders in the league, perhaps to be reconsi

Aug 28 2015
Balotelli blames Brendan Rodgers' tactics for his poor form
Balotelli blames Brendan Rodgers' tactics for his poor form

Mario Balotelli blames Rodgers’ tactics for his poor form The 25-year-old Italian striker Mario Balotelli, has made a return to AC Milan on a season-long loan. Balotelli signed for Liverpool in 2014 and has failed to impress the Kopites. He blames the Reds’ boss Brendan Rodgers for his poor form, as reported by ESPN FC. Balotelli made 28 appearances for Liverpool and managed to score just four goals in his first seaso

Aug 28 2015