January 3, 2013
Manchester United feel they have moved ahead in the race for Crystal Palace's Wilfried Zaha and are fully confident of signing the forward in the summer, ESPN has learned.
Zaha's future has been the subject of great speculation lately, with United, Arsenal and - to a lesser extent - Tottenham chasing the widely admired prospect.
January 21, 2013
Unusually, it was Manchester United who were underdogs for this game as Howard Kendall's Everton stood on the brink of the treble, but the Toffees did not count on the brilliance of Norman Whiteside.
As United held off the Everton attack in the first half, their job became harder as defender Kevin Moran brought down Peter Reid when he was through on goal after the break. Moran was the first man ever to be sent off in a Wembley cup final, but the ten-men rallied and had the better of the game before it went into extra-time goalless. Then Whiteside struck.
January 21, 2013
Per Mertesacker has been revealed as Arsene Wenger's debt collector in chief at Arsenal after a breach of training ground security that infuriated the Gunners manager.
Wenger was said to be "very disappointed" after a fan revealed some of the inner secrets of his regime after a visit to Arsenal's Hertfordshire training base.
“ I was recognised too much and sometimes women would suddenly climb all over me. Marouane Fellaini, Everton attacker and woman magnet ”
January 26, 2013
Inter Milan midfielder Philippe Coutinho could be a Liverpool player as early as Monday, according to reports in the Italian media, with Reds manager Brendan Rodgers confirming the club still has unfinished business in the January transfer window.
Coutinho, 20, has been a target for the Reds throughout the January transfer window and, despite insisting he is happy in the Serie A, looks likely to move to the Premier League in the next week.