In the wake of Sunderland’s 3-1 defeat at Old Trafford on Saturday, boss Martin O’Neill has compared Manchester United striker Robin van Persie with Barcelona’s Lionel Messi.
There is an argument that Barcelona keeper Victor Valdes is the best goalkeeper in the world. For what he brings to his entire team he may rank higher than the likes of our very own Joe Hart. So does English goalkeeping need to evolve?
Stoke City manager Tony Pulis has stated his belief that captain Ryan Shawcross will sign a new contract that would likely keep him at the Britannia until 2018.
The impressive win at Newcastle was forged on the back of a balanced attack that saw Toure and Nasri both hit their best form this season.
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Barclays has said the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s record $470m in proposed penalties against the bank for alleged power-market manipulation are unjustified and won’t withstand a court challenge.
Former Goldman board director Rajat Gupta said Friday that the firm hasn't justified its request for nearly $7m in legal fees and other expenses it claims were spent in connection with his insider-trading case.
The Federal Reserve moved to subject two dozen foreign banks with at least $50bn of global assets to stricter U.S. capital rules as it attempts to lower risks to the financial system.
Two days before Dell Inc. was set to report second-quarter 2008 earnings, Jon Horvath, a technology analyst at SAC Capital Advisors LP, e-mailed his boss Michael Steinberg and another portfolio manager to warn that the computer maker would miss earnings estimates.
Standard & Poor’s Japan unit was ordered by the nation’s financial watchdog to improve its system for verifying and updating credit ratings in the regulator’s first action against a ratings company.