MANCINI ON THE VERGE OF EXIT

There appears to be significant possibility of former Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini leaving his current club Zenit St Petersburg. The Italian was appointed as the manager only three months ago, but he appears to have fallen out with the club due to several issues.

Lewis Dunk dreams of England call-up

Brighton & Hove Albion defender Lewis Dunk has expressed his ambition of playing for England ahead of next summer's World Cup finals.

The 25-year-old has been ever-present in the Brighton ranks this campaign, and he was recently tipped to make the Three Lions squad for their friendlies against Germany and Brazil.

SILVA HAPPY WITH MBAPPE TALKS

Paris St-Germain defender Thiago Silva says he is happy with the club’s links with Thiago Mbappe.


The teenage breakout star is set to exit rivals Monaco for PSG in a record move this summer before the window closes.

He did burst into the scene last term but he made a strong impression that most of the biggest clubs on the continent want to sign him. The 18-year old has been linked to Real Madrid, Manchester City but it seems PSG will tap the player finally.

Thiago Silva wants to see Kylian Mbappe in PSG

The 32 year old Brazilian defender and captain of Paris Saint-Germain, Thiago Silva gives his approval concerning Kylian Mbappe who is rumored to be on his way to the French club.


Kylian Mbappe is a rising star who has consistently been linked with various clubs who are believed to be interested in securing the services of the youngster who has recently turned into one of most sought out players in the entire sport.

WALKER IS THE WORLD’S MOST EXPENSIVE DEFENDER

Manchester City broke the bank to land Kyle Walker from Tottenham Hotspur.


The deal made the England international earn the tag of World’s Most Expensive Defender.

AC Milan also spent big to land Leonardo Bonucci from Juventus.

LAMPARD PICKS COSTA OVER DROGBA

Chelsea legend Frank Lampard prefers Diego Costa over Didier Drogba as his top striker for the Blues in his ‘Champions XI’ squad.


Lampard was tasked with selecting the XI from the 2004/05 title-winning side and the current champions that lifted the title on Sunday.

The Evening Standard gave Lampard the task. The all-time Chelsea goalscorer left out the fourth on the all-time lost Drogba as he selected Costa to lead the attack in his dummy list.

Thiago Silva touted as being the best

Former AC Milan and Italy defender Paolo Maldini has claimed that Thiago Silva is one of the best defenders in the world at the moment.


He said that the player has been impressive throughout his career and that for him he is one of the best of his generation.

Will Thiago Silva ever make a return to Ac.Milan?

AC.Milan was the first truly big European club that Thiago Silva joined in a transfer that was completed back on 2009 for a transfer fee which is believed to be in the region of €10 million and after spending 3 seasons with the Italian club, Ac.Milan offloaded him to PSG for around €42 million.

NATHALIE BOY DE LA TOUR NEW HEAD OF FRENCH FOOTBALL LEAGUE

The French football League (LFP) has elected a new president in Nathalie Boy de la Tour after the candidacy of Raymond Domenech was thrown out.


The Administrative Council put the candidacy of the 64-year old former France coach forward. However, two-thirds of the General Assembly struck out the candidacy. Domenech was the man who led the senior team to the 2006 World Cup before they lost out to Italy.

Thiago Silva wants a contract extension but negotiations have slowed down

On July of 2012 it was confirmed that Thiago Silva had completed his move from Ac.Milan to Paris Saint-Germain in a deal where the French club had to pay around €42 million in order to lure him to Parc des Princes and so far this transfer has not disappointed as the Brazilian player is the captain of the club and a consistent starter that almost always manages to make top performances.