Emre Can rejected Bayern Munich to join Liverpool

Emre Can turned down the opportunity to join Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich before signing for Liverpool for £10m in the summer transfer window. Munich had a buy-back clause inserted into the contract when they sold Can to Leverkusen back in...

Galatasaray & Liverpool target staying at Bayern Munich

Bayern Munich winger Xherdan Shaqiri will remain at the Bundesliga outfit despite interest from Galatasaray and Liverpool. Bayern Munich winger Xherdan Shaqiri has revealed that he will be staying in Germany this January despite being linked with a move abroad. "I've...

Player Profile – Hakan Çalhanoğlu

Hakan Çalhanoğlu has been described as everything from the future of Turkish international football to the new Mesut Özil. In my opinion giving young players such grandiose titles is unfair and the so-called new Messi's, Maradona's and Ronaldo's rarely...

FIFA U-20 World Cup 2013: Player Preview – Fatih Nurullah Turan

Fatih Nurullah Turan currently plays for Fortuna Sittard in the Eerste Divisie - the second domestic league in the Netherlands. Fatih is expected to be the first choice right-back this summer and the 20-year-old has gained a lot of...

FIFA U-20 World Cup 2013: Player Preview – Kerim Frei

Stamford Bridge has been home to Chelsea for over a century; during which time the Blues faithful have experienced everything from relegation battles to winning Premier League titles and a young player called Frei. In case you're wondering what...

FIFA U-20 World Cup 2013: Player Profile – Aykut Özer

Aykut Özer is a goalkeeper for German side Eintracht Frankfurt and stands at 6’2. He is an athletic keeper renowned for his handling and great reflex saves. Aykut is considered by some as one of the best young goalkeepers...

FIFA U-20 World Cup 2013: Player Profile – Okay Yokuşlu

Okay Yokuşlu is one of the brightest prospects among the Turkish U20 side. The towering center midfielder stands at a staggering 6’2, but despite his height he possesses technique and quality on the ball. Okay is the most experienced...

FIFA U-20 World Cup 2013: Player Preview – Ethem Ercan Pülgir

Ethem Ercan Pülgir plays for Kartal and is a very physical young centre-back who has doesn't shy away from making strong tackles and winning vital headers. Standing at an imposing 6'1, Ethem is expected to be one of the first...

FIFA U-20 World Cup 2013: Player Preview – İbrahim Yılmaz

İbrahim Yılmaz is a centre forward for İstanbul Büyükşehir Belediye Spor Kulübü. Ibrahim stands at 6ft but is a very athletic player who possesses pace and agility. İbrahim has a fantastic eye for goal which has earned him the...

FIFA U-20 World Cup 2013: Player Preview – İlkay Durmuş

İlkay Durmuş plays for Gençlerbirliği and is the preferred left-back for the Turkish U20 side. İlkay is a speedy fullback with an impressive passing range and doesn't shy away from making bombing runs on the overlap down the wing....