United to renew Sneijder interest

Published Add your comment

Football News

Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini said he was "sorry" last night after his side were knocked out of the UEFA Champions League.

Despite a 2-0 win over Bayern Munich, City finished third in the group, the first team to be eliminated at the group stage with 10 points since 2006.

Manchester United are also out of the competition after a shock defeat to Basel, leaving Sir Alex Ferguson's side competing in the Europa League.

Wayne Rooney today won his UEFA appeal that will see his three match ban reduced to two - boosting England's Euro 2012 hopes.

The Manchester United striker will miss crucial games against both France and Sweden, but will return when England face Ukraine.


Today's transfer news sees reports that Manchester United are preparing a £25m bid for Wesley Sneijder following their Champions League exit.

Tottenham striker Roman Pavlyuchenko is attracting interest from Newcastle, QPR and Lokomotiv Moscow.

With Lucas Levia out for the rest of season, Liverpool could move for Bayern Munich midfielder Anatoliy Tymoshchuk.

Arsene Wenger is tracking highly talented 18 year old Basel and Switzerland midfielder Xherdan Shaqiri.

And finally, Chelsea striker Nicolas Anelka looks set to join Chinese Super League side Shanghai Shenhua in January.

Premier League

Article Comments

Read more

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author


This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again