Europa League Round-up: Liverpool and Tottenham both win to advance to last-32
Nov27

Europa League Round-up: Liverpool and Tottenham both win to advance to last-32

Liverpool moved to the top of group of Group B and secured their qualification for the next stage of the competition with a hard fought 2-1 win over Bordeaux at Anfield. The Reds had to come from behind as Henri Saivet scored on 33 minutes after a direct free-kick had been given in the penalty area because Simon Mignolet held onto the ball for more than six seconds. Jurgen Klopp’s side were back level five minutes later though, when...

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Villa plan audacious deal for 19-year-old Belgium starlet
Nov11

Villa plan audacious deal for 19-year-old Belgium starlet

Aston Villa have reportedly joined the hunt to sign Anderlecht starlet Samuel Bastien. The Premier League outfit, who remain bottom of the table despite their goalless stalemate against joint-leaders Manchester City on Sunday, have registered their interest in the Belgium midfielder ahead of the forthcoming January transfer window. The 19-year-old, who is a Under-21 international, has scored one goal in seven Serie B appearances...

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Round-up: Europa League – Liverpool and Tottenham win but Celtic are on the brink
Nov06

Round-up: Europa League – Liverpool and Tottenham win but Celtic are on the brink

Tottenham survived a scare from Belgian side Anderlecht as they ran out 2-1 winners at White Heart Lane, thanks to a superb late strike from Mousa Dembele. Clearly heartened by taking three points off Spurs at home, the Belgians should have probably been ahead inside four minutes, but Jan Vertonghen recovered well to make a crucial tackle on striker Stefano Okaka inside the six-yard box, before Steven Defour also went close. Spurs...

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Preview & Prediction: Tottenham Hotspur vs Anderlecht
Nov05

Preview & Prediction: Tottenham Hotspur vs Anderlecht

Tottenham host Anderlecht at White hart Lane looking to make amends after their 2-1 defeat in Belgium a fortnight ago. Spurs raced into a fourth-minute lead after Christian Eriksen profited from poor Anderlecht defending, but Mauricio Pochettino’s side let their lead slip. After that result, both teams are currently locked on four points, with Spurs sitting in second thanks to a superior goal difference. The North London side extended...

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Man United competing with City for signing of £30m Belgian midfielder
Nov02

Man United competing with City for signing of £30m Belgian midfielder

Manchester United and Manchester City are reportedly ready to go head-to-head in the race to sign young Anderlecht midfielder Youri Tielemans. The 18-year-old is one of the most highly-rated teenagers in the world at the moment, and his form has caught the attentions of many of the top clubs across Europe, including the Manchester duo and Barcelona. He became the youngest Belgian to appear in the Champions League when he was aged just...

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Arsenal’s top January transfer target is a 17-year-old striker
Oct29

Arsenal’s top January transfer target is a 17-year-old striker

Arsenal’s number one transfer target in January is reportedly young Anderlecht striker Aaron Leya Iseka. The 17-year-old has already caught the attentions of scouts from the North London outfit, and would slot straight into the club’s academy if a move was completed during the winter transfer window. The attacker has made 10 appearances in the first team for the Belgian side, and they believe the forward has a very bright...

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