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One to watch: Dimitar Berbatov, Tottenham Hotspur
July 24th, 2006
Spurs shelled out roughly Â£10m to sign Dimitar Berbatov from Bayer Leverkusen. Here’s why he’s ten times better than Midoâ€¦ Conclusions: he’s great in the air and sharp in the box. Reminds me a bit of Gary Lineker, actually.
Damien Duff off to Tottenham?
July 17th, 2006
It looks likely that Chelski winger Damien Duff is about to move from west London to north London. He reportedly completed a medical for Spurs at the weekend â€“ if he gets the all-clear he’ll be a Tottenham player by the end of the month. Jose Mourinho may regret letting him go, but then DD […]
News Balls: Ronaldo to stay at Old Trafford, Klinsmann quits Germany and other off-season nonsense
July 13th, 2006
Panto villain Cristiano Ronaldo (pictured) happy to stay at Man U. England rejoices. [Football 365]A tearful Jurgen Klinsmann quits Germany. Will Klinsy be new coach of USA? [Soccernet]Zinedine Zidane to speak on TV for first time since you-know-what. Will he reveal all? [Guardian]Spurs boss Martin Jol ‘swoops’ (an unlikely adjective) for Darren Bent. [Mirror]Marcello Lippi […]
July 11th, 2006
Arsenal’s Â£10m bid for Marseille’s French winger Franck Ribery (pictured) will be dwarfed by a Â£26m Real Madrid offer. [The Guardian]Real Madrid also want Man Utd defender Gabriel Heinze, for Â£10m. Is that steam coming out of Fergie’s ears? [The Sun]Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger ready to pounce for Gigi Buffon (as a Jens Lehmann replacement), […]
One to watch: Didier Zokora, Tottenham Hotspur
July 4th, 2006
The 25-year-old Ivory Coast midfielder, signed from St Etienne by Tottenham last month