The lowdown on Arsene Wenger's latest transfer target
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Monday 22 June 2009
Manchester United are ready to launch a £30m bid to lure Lyon striker Karim Benzema to Old Trafford, according to various reports today.
Thursday 18 June 2009
Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas has hinted he could be powerless to keep Karim Benzema at the Stade Gerland.
Tuesday 02 June 2009
The travel agents' windows in the town have suitcases and kitbags stuffed full of club clothing; caps, T shirts and socks.
Wednesday 11 March 2009
Wednesday 28 January 2009
Palmeiras remain the only team to have made an offer for wantaway Lyon striker Fred, according to the French club's president Jean-Michel Aulas.
Wednesday 21 January 2009
West Ham midfielder Julien Faubert is desperate to clinch a move to Lyon because he believes it would enhance his prospects of a return to the France squad.
Wednesday 14 January 2009
Wantaway Newcastle midfielder Charles N'Zogbia has issued a 'come and get me' plea to Lyon.
Tuesday 13 January 2009
Newcastle midfielder Charles N'Zogbia has admitted he wants to leave St James' Park because "every season is getting worse and worse".
Monday 22 December 2008
Eric Clapton has explained his unlikely passion for country sports. Over the past few years, Clapton has not only given regular support to the Countryside Alliance but is also the co-owner of the Mayfair shop Cordings – the favoured outfitter of the huntin', shootin' and fishin' brigade.
Tuesday 20 May 2008
As another season draws to a close, European football's officiating bodies have been handing out the silver. While some trophies would make any glass cabinet proud, others are bizarre, even ugly. Take the disc-shaped objet raised by Lyon boss Jean-Michel Aulas. Was his team winner of France's Ligue 1 title? Or did he scoop regional bank manager of the year? On open-top buses right across Europe, the situation last weekend was almost as bad.
Sunday 02 March 2008
Sir Alex Ferguson has revealed he will pick Paul Scholes in his team for "sentimental" reasons if Manchester United go on to reach the Champions' League final this season.
Sunday 04 June 2006
Sunday 04 June 2006
At a "cordial" meeting lasting 35 minutes, Tony Blair and Pope Benedict XVI yesterday discussed terrorism, globalisation and related issues.
Saturday 13 May 2006
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