Tag: Porto

Manchester City Close In On Deal For French Defender

French defender, Eliaquim Mangala is close to completing a switch from Portuguese side, Porto to English Premier League giants, Manchester City. City coach, Manuel Pellegrini hinted at a move for the defender after watching his side lose 0-3 to Arsenal in Sunday’s FA Community Shield match Speaking to BT Sport[Read More…]

Falcao’s World Cup Dreams Alive?

Monaco of France striker, Radamel Falcao is set to begin a new stage of recuperation after surgery on an anterior cruciate ligament injury. The Colombian footballer will likely miss the World Cup year after an injury in a Coupe de France clash with Monts d’Or Azergues. He has been receiving[Read More…]

Manchester United Keen On Signing Fernando

English Premier League side, Manchester United are closing in on a deal for Porto’s midfielder, Fernando. The Red devils recently signed Juan Mata from Chelsea in a deal considered a club record for United but they seem keen to bolster their midfield even more with the prospective signing of Fernando.[Read More…]

Fulham Eyes Move For Porto Midfielder, Steven Defour

English Premier League side, Fulham are set to make a tranfer move for Porto’s midfielder Steven Defour. Some foreign newspapers have reported that the Cottagers are keen on bringing Defour to England. Fulham hopes to bring him on loan till the end of the season and then buy him if[Read More…]

I Rejected Porto And Getafe Offers For Lille – Enyeama

Nigeria goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama has revealed he turned down Porto and Spanish club Getafe to join Lille. “I had several offers from Porto and several Spanish clubs like Getafe, but I finally chose Lille because by then they were doing well on the league table and my brother, Aniekan, was[Read More…]

Deco Makes Appeal Over Drug-Ban

Portuguese petite midfielder, Deco has appealed to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) over his one-year ban for failing a drug test. Deco, 36, who announced his retirement in August had tested positive for traces of furosemide – a diuretic that can be used to mask other substances. He[Read More…]