Del Piero wants to enter Le Mans

The World Cup winner, Del Piero (a motorsport fanatic) has formed Dempsey/Del Piero Racing with the Grey’s Anatomy hunk…and wants to race in Le Mans. The team has applied for an entry to compete in the 24-hour classic in France in June. And they will field two cars in the US-based American Le Mans Series. … [Read the full story]

Abramovich sacks Di Matteo

Roberto Di Matteo was axed as Chelsea boss by Roman Abramovich last week…straight after his plane landed following the 3-0 defeat by Juventus in Turin on last week. The 42-year-old was sacked by the billionaire Russian owner’s henchmen at the club’s training ground just 187 days after leading the Blues to Champions League glory. The … [Read the full story]

Balotelli may kill racial abusers at Euro’s

Italy and Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli has threatened to kill anyone who racially abuses him during next month’s Euro 2012 in Poland and Ukraine. Balotelli said he had bananas thrown at him in a Rome bar before the European Under-21 Championships in June 2009 and if it happened again, “I will go to jail, … [Read the full story]

Juventus fans receives bids for Amauri on eBay

A frustrated Juventus fan has received bids of up to 10 million euros ($12.3 million) for an eBay listing that advertised the services of Amauri. The Turin-based side have been unable to offload the unwanted forward, who arrived from Palermoin 2008 for €22.8 million but has fallen out of favour with manager Antonio Conte. Amauri, … [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]

Big Mal, the Legend dies at 83

Crystal Palace have mourned the loss of former manager Malcolm Allison who has died at the age of 83. Allison was one of the most flamboyant personalities in the game, he dated glamour models and was loved for his outspoken views, trademark fedora and sheepskin coat, while drinking champagne and smoking cigars. Big Mal was … [Read the full story]