Champions League final tickets going for a mere $30,000

30,000 Chelsea fans began pouring into Munich yesterday for tonight’s Champions League final. Meanwhile, the team arrived at the city’s posh Mandarin Oriental hotel. The team, including striker Didier Drogba, later trained at the Allianz Arena…the home ground of Bayern Munich, Chelsea’s opponents. Despite police warnings that 150 English hooligans could be travelling, there were … [Read the full story]

EPL gossip

A few gossip stories from Barclays Premier League that you might want to keep an eye on. QPR owner Tony Fernandes says he and manager Neil Warnock are already planning the players they want to sign in January. Manchester United are planning a $40m bid for Borussia Dortmund playmaker Mario Goetze. CSKA Moscow forward Seydou … [Read the full story]

Spurs after Footballer of the Year, Scott Parker

Harry Redknapp will hold talks with chairman Daniel Levy over Tottenham’s summer transfer plans next week…and a move for Footballer of the Year Scott Parker will be top of his agenda. Redknapp confirmed he wants to bring the West Ham midfielder to White Hart Lane but knows he faces competition from Arsenal and Liverpool. The … [Read the full story]

Champions League round-up

Croatian striker Eduardo came back to haunt his former club Arsenal as Chelsea continued their outstanding form in the UEFA Champions League. Eduardo ended the Gunners’ 100 per cent start to the Champions League with a clinical strike which gave Shakhtar Donetsk a 2-1 win over the Barclays Premier League club. Eduardo spent three injury-ravaged … [Read the full story]