Tottenham Hotspur vs. Borussia Dortmund – – Football Article

Lucien Favre will lead Dortmund into their Champions League clash with Tottenham Hotspur tonight, hoping that his Bundesliga-leading side can erase last season’s Wembley nightmare.   Borussia Dortmund arrive in London for the first leg of their Round of 16 tie, having previously been on the wrong end of a 3-1 thrashing in their last outing at England’s national stadium. The Group H fixture in 2017 handed Peter Bosz his first defeat as Dortmund coach and was an early indicator…

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Jose Mourinho Accused of Tax Fraud – Football Article

After Cristiano Ronaldo, Jose Mourinho is another Jose Mendes client who is accused of defrauding his income from the tax authorities. He is accused of tax fraud totaling €3.3 million (£2.9m) relating to his time at Real Madrid. In a statement, Madrid’s regional state prosecutor accused Mourinho of evading tax — €1.61m in 2011 and €1.69m in 2012 — while on the books of Real Madrid. The prosecutor’s office said that Mourinho knowingly used a “business structure” involving several companies…

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PREVIEW: Reading away – AVFC – Football Article

Dean Smith will be hoping his side can build on their recent win over Ipswich with another against Reading. Time is really beginning to run out for Villa who still have hopes of making the playoffs this season. Villa sit 10th in the Championship, just four points outside of the playoff positions. A lot of side above them do have a game in hand over them though. Despite all the recent negativity, coach John Terry recently turned the stats on…

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Dani Alves Released by Juventus! May Join Manchester City – Football Article

Juventus confirm that they have released Dani Alves from his contract after mutual consent. The defender had signed a two-year contract with the Italian champions when le left Barcelona last year. Things have come to an end, however, with the defender looking favorite to join Manchester City instead. City boss, Pep Guardiola, is desperate to be reunited with the Right-Back. He has earlier let go of two veteran City right-backs, Pablo Zabaleta and Bacary Sagna, after their contracts expired at…

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Coupe de France 32emes – Sunday – Strasbourg Olympique v Saint-Etienne, etc – Football Article

The five games on Sunday afternoon see one genuine ‘minnow versus giant’ plus matches that will guarantee two teams from the fourth tier at the very least. There is also the potential for an early Ligue 1 casualty. And Toulouse v Nice put forward from yesterday, which is previewed here. Strasbourg Olympique v Saint-Etienne When the draw was made just before Christmas, many Saint-Etienne fans could be forgiven for doing a double take when les Verts were matched up against Strasbourg Olympique.…

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PREVIEW: Hull City at home – AVFC – Football Article

Dean Smith and his Aston Villa side will welcome Hull City to Villa Park for tomorrow’s Championship clash. Villa will be hoping for a much better performance than the one we witnessed against Wigan last weekend. Smith described the game as his worst in management and stated he expects his side to bounce back. Villa has not won a game in four in all competitions and won’t want to lose to much more ground on the Playoff positions. Villa needs…

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Morata to United? Hold your horses, says Florentino Perez! – Football Article

As per rumors, the recently married Morata had to cut his honeymoon short in order to finalize his deal with Manchester United. There are also talks that Morata’s wife, Alice Campello, also recently liked Manchester United’s Instagram account which fueled the rumors even more. However, Florentino Perez insists otherwise. Talking to esRadio, the Real Madrid President stated that there is no agreement or contact between Manchester United and Real Madrid over Alvaro Morata’s situation. “I think we’re not in negotiations…

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John Terry completes Aston Villa Move – Football Article

Veteran defender John Terry leaves Chelsea after a 22-year spell at the club. Unlike last year, when he chose to extend his contract, he left Chelsea only to join a Championship club. He won 78 caps for England while playing 717 games for the Blues. He won his fifth Premier League title in May. Though, he had offers from other Premier League clubs and was also a subject of interest from the west, the defender chose Aston Villa probably because…

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