Manchester city’s Billionare owners have agreed to sell 10% of the city football group to US private equity firm silver lake for $500m according to the financial times.
City football group which includes Manchester city and other affiliated teams in the U.S and china among others has a valuation of $4.8b making it the most valued sporting entity in the word head and shoulders above city rivals Manchester united who are valued at $2.8b
Silver lake have invested in Skype,Alibaba and the UFC among others.It is reported that they approached other big premier league clubs including Chelsea.
Everton and West ham look set to fight for free agent David Moyes’ signature if their respective managers cannot turn things around.
Footbal insider reports that both clubs have made contact with Moyes to asses his intrest.Moyes has been out of a job since he last saved west ham from the drop.
Current incumbants could be facing the sack if results do not improve in the coming weeks according to the mirror
“This title, there are a lot of players who fight for it, but if he continues like this, he will be one of the greatest footballers in the history of the world.
“A footballer constantly dreams of playing alongside the best.
“If tomorrow I could bring Kylian to Real Madrid, I would try. But not only is it not just me who can decide this, on top of that I don’t even think I would be asked for my opinion.”Harzard said.
In the summer, Mbappe admitted that he would be open to a “new project” and was considering his future at the Parc des Princes, before the Ligue 1 champions revealed in May that he would remain at the club for the 2019/20 campaign.
Spanish giants Real Madrid will hold talks with Christian Eriksen in January but will face stiff competition from Juventus who also seem keen on the wantaway Danish midfielder according to corriere dello sport.
Eriksen has been out of favour this season.
The 25-year-old Portugal man has been linked with Man Utd and Tottenham.
“It’s a pride for me and a recognition of my work. I have been trying my best to do what is best for the club,” the midfielder told jornalists.
“It is for what I did on the pitch, but also showed that I liked Sporting and took pride in representing the club.
“For me it is, and always will be, a privilege to be here and be able to wear the Sporting jersey.”
Midfielder Jesse lingard has confessed that he snubbed man city,Liverpool and Everton to sign for man utd.As a talented seven year old then he was being looked by a number of premier league clubs and had trials with some of the big teams.
In the end he chose man utd and made his debut in 2014/15 and has gone to make 182 more apps netting 29 times.
‘Liverpool,city,Everton and Crewe all wanted me but I knew united was my home.I felt United were the best option for me personally,’ he said speaking to man utds official podcast.
Barcelona are upto second place inthe laliga table after they thrashed Sevilla 4-0 at the camp nou.Suarez have the blaugrana the lead with a spectacular bicycle kick,followed by goals from vidal and dembele inthe first half.Lionel messi made sure of the points inthe 78th minute but the drama wasn’t over yet as 20 year old uruguayan Araujo was sent off fourteen minutes into his debut after a foul on chicharito hernandez.Barca also saw Ousmane dembele see red while trying to make a case for the youngster.Barca are now two points behind real madrid a point above Atletico madrid.Sevilla are still in a europa league spot in 6th place.