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Hughton vows business as usual at Birmingham

Posted Wednesday, July 06, 2011 by YAHOO Sport

LONDON (AFP) - Birmingham City manager Chris Hughton is adamant neither his position nor the club's pre-season spending have been compromised by money-laundering charges levelled against owner Carson Yeung. City major shareholder Yeung faces charges amounting to £57 million ($92m) in his native Hong Kong and has been bailed until August 11. But former Newcastle coach Hughton has promised ...Full Story »

Real Dale For Bayern Munich

Posted Tuesday, July 05, 2011 by Dailystar.co.uk

ABOVE: Bundesliga giants Bayern Munich are ready to swoop for Tranmere teenager Dale Jennings TRANMERE teenager Dale Jennings is on the verge of a stunning rags-to-riches move to Bayern Munich. One of the summer’s more bizarre transfer stories is almost complete, as Bundesliga giants Bayern Munich get ready to swoop for the Prenton Park star. The 22-times German champions and four times...Full Story »

Owen Coyle fury over Gary Cahill

Posted Tuesday, July 05, 2011 by Dailystar.co.uk

ABOVE: Gary Cahill is desperate for his summer of frustration to end by joining Arsenal. Owen Coyle has told Arsenal to put up or shut up over £17m defender Gary Cahill. England ace Gary Cahill is desperate for his summer of frustration to end by joining Arsenal. Gunners boss Arsene Wenger heads the queue for 25-year-old, ahead of Tottenham and Chelsea. Bolton manager Owen Coyle does no...Full Story »

Our Luk’s going to run out — Rafa

Posted Tuesday, July 05, 2011 by thesun.co.uk

PLAYER POWER ... Van der Vaart reckons Luka Modric will have the final say RAFAEL VAN DER VAART reckons player power could force Tottenham to cave in and cash in on Luka Modric. The Croatian playmaker has publicly declared he wants out despite signing a SIX-YEAR contract just two months ago. Spurs have snubbed a £22million offer from Chelsea and insist the midfielder is not for sale. But...Full Story »

Cole’s restaurant dream team

Posted Tuesday, July 05, 2011 by thesun.co.uk

Going into business ... Ashley Cole and Jay-Z ASHLEY Cole has confirmed his new business venture with Jay-Z - a stunning restaurant and club in central London. The Chelsea star is also pulling together a few of his Premier League pals to get involved in the project, which will give jobs to long-term unemployed young people as well as donating some profits to charity. He said: "I'm delighted t...Full Story »

Star Song in jail fear

Posted Tuesday, July 05, 2011 by thesun.co.uk

Alex Song has been accused of beating up a student in an African bar - and could face jail. The Arsenal midfield star, 23, was charged with malicious wounding while on holiday in his home town of Douala in Cameroon last month. Song has not been arrested and does not have to appear at a court hearing on August 18. But if found guilty he could face two years in prison. Song insists he did not...Full Story »

Ajax sign Iceland striker Sigthorsson

Posted Tuesday, July 05, 2011 by YAHOO Sport

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, July 4 (Reuters) - Ajax Amsterdam have signed Iceland striker Kolbeinn Sigthorsson from AZ Alkmaar on a four-year deal, the Dutch champions said on Monday. The 21-year-old came through the Alkmaar youth ranks before breaking into the first team last season and scoring 15 goals. According to Dutch media reports, Ajax will pay Alkmaar 4 million euros ($5,7 million) for Si...Full Story »

Argentina, Brazil looking to turn up the heat at the Copa

Posted Tuesday, July 05, 2011 by YAHOO Sport

BUENOS AIRES (AFP) - The opening round of matches at the 43rd Copa America has unearthed an uncomfortable truth for hosts Argentina and perennial favourites Brazil. They appear not to be as good as they think they are. Although both former world champions sent out attacking line-ups seeking early points against lowly rivals, both emerged with unimaginative, plodding draws against Bolivia and V...Full Story »

France midfielder Diarra joins Marseille

Posted Tuesday, July 05, 2011 by YAHOO Sport

PARIS, July 4 (Reuters) - France midfielder Alou Diarra has joined Olympique Marseille from Girondins Bordeaux on a three-year deal, the 2010 French champions said on Monday. “He will join his team mates (at a training camp) in Brittany in the evening,” OM said Holding midfielder Diarra, 29, has won 34 caps for France and is Marseille’s fourth signing of the summer after Morg...Full Story »

FIFA's Blatter arrives in Zimbabwe

Posted Tuesday, July 05, 2011 by YAHOO Sport

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP)—FIFA’s Sepp Blatter met Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe for talks Monday after the head of world soccer arrived for a two-day visit to a country where the game is mired in a match-fixing controversy. Blatter, who arrived earlier in Harare on a private jet, inspected training facilities that urgently need funding amid Zimbabwe’s troubled economy, and pl...Full Story »

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