18
Apr

This is what happens when pro footballers play against children

The only way to make a scrimmage between young kids and real, actual footballers somewhat competitive is to outnumber the professionals by a large margin.

But even then, it’s never really fair fight. It does, however, lead to really amusing plays and goals, like this one from John Terry:

Let’s see them try that one against a real team and see how far they get.

14
Apr

Ask Jose! Mourinho on attacking players, Premier League and more

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The road to the UEFA Champions League final is down to just four teams, with one of those clubs Chelsea FC from the Barclays Premier League.

Chelsea is set to play Atletico Madrid in the semifinals, but before then club manager Jose Mourinho sat down for a fan Q&A session with Chelsea Magazine. Chelsea FC granted FOX Sports early access before the magazine launched on Monday.

Here are Mourinho’s thoughts on defensive strategy, versatile players on the pitch, and Premier League play versus La Liga, and much more:

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24
Jan

Moyes planning Chicharito, Guarin swap deal

Fredy Guarin’s proposed move to Juventus could be scuppered following an injury to Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick. Red Devils boss David Moyes is thought to be mulling over a swap deal for the Inter Milan star which would see Javier Hernandez heading to the San Siro.

We’ve also got the latest rumors on John Terry, Demba Ba and Liverpool’s hunt for a midfielder to replace the injured Lucas Leiva. Click here for the best of the rest.

20
Jan

John Terry nutmegged by his own son after Man United win

Chelsea captain John Terry had himself a good day on Sunday, as his side beat Manchester United 3-1 behind a hat trick from Samuel Eto’o. But the best trick of the game may have occurred well after the final whistle.

Playing with his two kids on the Stamford Bridge pitch after the match, Terry was nutmegged by his son Georgie! And just seconds later, Terry gets Georgie back with a nutmeg of his own, just to make sure they know Daddy is still the best.

Thankfully TV cameras caught the moment. Maybe David Moyes can show his team how to get past the Chelsea defense next time.

H/T r/soccer

16
Nov

United to get third-time lucky with Baines

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Manchester United are thought to be finally ready to sign Leighton Baines from Everton in January, according to one of the UK papers. The England international has already been subject to two offers from United but now it seems the Red Devils have finally landed their man. We’ve also got the latest news on the futures of John Terry and Xabi Alonso, plus a very interesting story about Luis Suarez and two Liverpool targets from Juventus. Click here for the latest speculation.  

13
Nov

Turkish giants Galatasaray target Chelsea’s John Terry

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At 32 years of age, John Terry continues to defy the critics at his boyhood club, Chelsea. He started out at Stamford Bridge as a youngster and has been there ever since, winning a glut of trophies in over a decade of service.

Could it be time to call it a day though? The latest rumors link former England captain Terry with Turkish giants Galatasaray. What’s more is that Gala’s new boss is, of course, Roberto Mancini - Terry’s old title rival at Manchester City.

You can read about this rumor and many more - including Edin Dzeko to Borussia Dortmund, a Southampton star to Liverpool and news on Manchester United, Arsenal and more - on today’s Paper Chase.