Samuel Luckhurst

United Target Vidal After Clinching Herrera Deal

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 26.06.2014 | UK Sport

Manchester United will intensify their pursuit of Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal after they completed the signing of Ander Herrera. Southampton l...

The Demise of Competition: Why Atletico Deserve Our Support

Hamish Mackay | Posted 11.07.2014 | UK Sport
Hamish Mackay

Plenty of English fans delighted in the schadenfreude of Liverpool's late-season collapse but it's to the detriment of the sport the underdogs don't succeed more often. Regardless of club loyalties we should be able to enjoy the unlikely success of clubs with significant financial disadvantages.

'He Must've Been The First Nuclear Powered Korean In History' - The Best Quotes From Pirlo's Autobiography

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 15.04.2014 | UK Sport

Andrea Pirlo, one of the most revered footballers of his generation, has released his autobiography and the extracts are promising. In I Think Ther...

Nyman To Compose Hillsborough Symphony 30 Years After Heysel Tribute

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 09.04.2014 | UK Sport

Michael Nyman has composed a Hillsborough memorial symphony nearly 30 years after he dedicated his Memorial march to the victims of they Heysel disast...

Osvaldo Provided A Lot Of Noise But Little Music At Southampton

The Huffington Post UK | Edward Tew | Posted 31.01.2014 | UK Sport

A Dickensian looking Dani Osvaldo arrived in Turin this morning to finalise his hasty loan move to Italian giants Juventus. Having signed for South...

Michel Bastos, New Roma Signing, Sorry For Lazio Insult

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport

Michel Bastos and Roma have apologised after he held up a scarf which read "Lazio s**t". Bastos was paraded in front of Roma supporters before thei...

Samuel Luckhurst

Not Mad For Mirko - Wenger Says Arsenal Aren't Interested In Vučinić

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport

Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger insists the club will not sign Juventus striker Mirko Vučinić in the January transfer window. Vučinić has played...

Keane v Vieira

Iddo Goldfarb | Posted 15.03.2014 | UK Sport
Iddo Goldfarb

Anyone catch that Keane v Vieira documentary the other week? If you've watched any football on ITV recently, you'll have seen national village idiot Adrian Chiles repeatedly flatulating over it like some sort of gammon whoopee cushion, each time turning to simper at sweet-tempered Roy with the distinct air of a man doing everything in his meagre powers to avoid having his intestines used to hoist the boom.

Sneijder Snow Good: Gala Knock Out Juve in Replayed Match (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.12.2013 | UK Sport

Wesley Sneijder's classy winner sent Galatasaray through to the last 16 of the Champions League, as Italian champions Juventus crashed out in the team...

Galatasaray-Juventus Abandoned Due To Istanbul Snowfall (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.12.2013 | UK Sport

A severe Istanbul hailstorm forced the abandonment of Galatasaray and Juventus's crucial Champions League match on Tuesday. Snow and hail began to ...

Brilliant Bale Off The Mark In Europe But Juve Deny Real (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.11.2013 | UK Sport

Gareth Bale rifled in a superb strike but was denied a winner by Fernando Llorente in Juventus and Real Madrid's thrilling 2-2 Champions League draw. ...

WATCH: Who's The Juventus Man In The Mask? (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.10.2013 | UK Sport

Kudos to Juventus. A year after they transformed 13 of their players into fiendish villains for Halloween, they managed to persuade Andrea Pirlo to gi...

Heinken Share The Sofa: Behind The Scenes With Ruud Van Nistelrooy

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.10.2013 | UK

In the Gran Meliá's penthouse, Ruud van Nistelrooy is swigging beer with a couple of mates watching Real Madrid beat Juventus in the Champions League...

Zlatan Ibrahimović Warned Over 'Gun' Gesture Aimed At Toulouse Bench

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.10.2013 | UK Sport

Paris Saint-Germain forward Zlatan Ibrahimović has escaped with a warning for pretending to aim a gun at the Toulouse bench last month. The Swedis...

Pogba Could Leave Juventus Sooner Rather Than Later

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.10.2013 | UK Sport

Juventus president Andrea Agnelli has admitted the club would be unable to retain former Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba if they received a su...

Inter Fined After Fans Racially Abused Juventus Players

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.09.2013 | UK Sport

Racism continues to blight Italian football after the Lega Calcio fined Internazionale €15,000 and ordered them to close a section of the San Siro o...

LOOK: From Figo To Ronaldo, Via Zizou

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.09.2013 | UK Sport

Gareth Bale is finally a Real Madrid player after his world record transfer to the Santiago Bernabéu from Tottenham. This is nothing new to Madrid...

LOOK: From Figo To Ronaldo, Via Zizou

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 30.07.2013 | UK Sport

Should Gareth Bale get his way and join Real Madrid, it will almost certainly be for a world record fee. This is nothing new to Madrid or president...

Goodbye From Manchester

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 26.06.2013 | UK Sport

Manchester City striker Carlos Tévez will undergo a medical at Juventus today as he brings to an end four turbulent years at Eastlands. City have ...

Juventus Must Wait For Gonzalo Higuaín

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.06.2013 | UK Sport

Juventus have been told that they must wait until Real Madrid have appointed a new coach before they begin negotiations for striker Gonzalo Higuaín. ...

Fergie's Time at United Doesn't Mean Managerial Consistency is the Route to Success

Paul Rayment | Posted 16.07.2013 | UK Sport
Paul Rayment

I'm sure managerial consistency plays some part in a club's success. Players like to know who they will be playing under before they sign a new contract. However, I don't believe that the reason for United's success was club's managerial consistency

Remembering the Bradford Fire Disaster

Rob Atkinson | Posted 11.07.2013 | UK Sport
Rob Atkinson

28 years ago, on May 11 1985, I went to watch Leeds United play at St Andrews, Birmingham City's ground, in order to support the United lads, who still had a faint mathematical chance of promotion. These were the bad old days, when football violence was still highly fashionable, and it was predictable that things would get out of hand given the slightest excuse.

Bayern, Barcelona and the End of an Era in the Champions League?

James Hunt | Posted 25.06.2013 | UK Universities & Education
James Hunt

While this may have heralded the rise of Bayern - although it's worth remembering they reached the final in 2010 and 2012, so it's not exactly as though they've suddenly came from nowhere to usurp Barca's throne - it was not necessarily the 'end' of Barcelona.

Bayern Munich Draw Juventus In Pick Of The Champions League Draw

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.03.2013 | UK Sport

Bayern Munich have drawn Juventus in the stand out draw of the Champions League quarter-finals, with the other marquee clubs kept apart. Málaga dr...

Efeing Hell!

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 07.03.2013 | UK Sport

Neil Lennon revealed that defender Efe Ambrose was disciplined for being late for training this morning ahead of the 2-0 Champions League second-leg d...