Robin van Persie would pick fellow strikers Wayne Rooney and Radamel Falcao ahead of Angel di Maria and Juan Mata in his dream five-a-side Manchester United team.
Chelsea are virtually certain Eden Hazard will sign a new five-year contract worth £200,000 per week soon. The Belgian’s representatives and Blues officials have been in discussions
SIMON JONES – THE TRANSFER COLUMN: Nemanja Vidic longs for a return to Manchester but Louis van Gaal wants to move forward, while Juventus are interested in Radamel Falcao.
Southampton boss Ronald Koeman has confirmed his interest in Galatasaray midfielder Wesley Sneijder but has revealed the south coast side would not be able to afford his wages.
The Tottenham Hotspur Supporters’ Trust have also accused the governing body of ‘damaging the magic of the cup’ by playing the game at a time when away fans cannot return home easily.
Fuming Roy Keane tried to confront Tom Cleverley at his house over claims of bust-ups that led to his departure from Aston Villa. Keane went round to Cleverley’s Cheshire house on Tuesday.
Eriksen has been outstanding for the North Londoners this season and was again the star man during Wednesday’s 4-0 victory over Newcastle in the quarter-final of the Capital One Cup.
The 27-year-old appears set for a transfer after Newcastle’s Alan Pardew said he did not want Ben Arfa back from his loan spell at Hull, where boss Steve Bruce has written him out of his plans.
Paul Lambert has spoken to Roy Keane over the phone and remains firm friends with his former assistant at Aston Villa, despite Keane reportedly confronting midfielder Tom Cleverley.
Manchester City’s first team stars and management team visited Gorilla bar to celebrate Christmas ahead of the busy festive Premier League schedule.