Jack Hughes

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Senior at University of Connecticut, studying Communications

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AC Milan News: Massimiliano Allegri Set to Stay in Milan

AC Milan News: Massimiliano Allegri Set to Stay in Milan

AC Milan coach Massimiliano Allegri has made it clear that he will be staying with the Rossoneri despite what some are calling a forgettable season. This season saw an early exit in the Champions League tournament for AC Milan as they failed to move past the round of 16. Milan also never really showed to be [...]

Manchester City Boss Praises Sir Alex Ferguson

Manchester City Boss Praises Sir Alex Ferguson

Manchester City manager Robert Mancini praised Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson, calling him “one of a kind”. After the 71-year-old Ferguson made shock waves across the soccer world as he announced that he would be retiring at this seasons end, Manchester City manager spoke highly of the legendary United manager. According to Sky Sports [...]

Barcelona’s Alex Song Believes Arsene Wenger is the Man for Arsenal

Barcelona’s Alex Song Believes Arsene Wenger is the Man for Arsenal

Former Gunner Alex Song believes that Aresnal need to stick it out with manager Arsene Wenger despite the lack of trophies the last eight seasons. Rumors and cries from fans have put extreme pressure on Wenger this season, as Gunners faithful eagerly await some kind of title, with their patience is shrinking. This has also [...]

Gareth Bale Looking to Bring Champions League Football to Tottenham

Gareth Bale Looking to Bring Champions League Football to Tottenham

Tottenham striker Gareth Bale is looking to bring the excitement of Champions League football to the Spurs next season. Gareth Bale is looking to add on to his recent FWA Footballer of the Year award by solidifying a spot in the Champions League next season. Tottenham currently sit outside of contention but are only one [...]

Frank Ribery Looking to Stay With Bayern Munich

Frank Ribery Looking to Stay With Bayern Munich

Bayern Munich midfielder Frank Ribery is hoping that he can extend his position with the Bundesliga champions. The 30-year-old  Ribery has been with Munich since 2007 is currently under contract until 2015. His career in Germany has been a success as he has been a major facet in the winnings of reigning Bundesliga champions and [...]

Andre Villas-Boas Wants Danny Rose to Rejoin the Spurs

Andre Villas-Boas Wants Danny Rose to Rejoin the Spurs

Tottenham boss Andre Villas-Boas wants on-loan defender Danny Rose to reject a move to stay in Sunderland and return to the Spurs next season. Rose has been extremely impressive in a season long loan at the Stadium of Light and has even been nominated for Sunderland’s Player of the Year. Rose solidified a spot in [...]

Santi Cazorla: Gunners Must Compete for Trophies

Santi Cazorla: Gunners Must Compete for Trophies

Arsenal midfielder Santi Cazorla says his team needs to learn from this seasons mistakes in order to have a shot at competing for major titles next season. Currently all Arsenal and Cazorla have left to compete for  is a top four finish in the Premier League in order to qualify for next seasons Champions League [...]

Stephen El Shaarawy Vows to Stay with AC Milan

Stephen El Shaarawy Vows to Stay with AC Milan

AC Milan striker Stephen El Shaarawy has expressed his desire to remain at the Rossoneri for the entirety of his career, despite interest from other clubs. The young striker is under contract with Milan until 2018, but has been linked with moves away from the Serie A powerhouse. Already Borussia Dortmund and Manchester City have [...]

Barcelona’s Andres Iniesta and Lionel Messi Confident in Ability to Regroup Ahead of Bayern Munich Showdown

Barcelona’s Andres Iniesta and Lionel Messi Confident in Ability to Regroup Ahead of Bayern Munich Showdown

Despite the impressive performance by Bayern Munich in the first leg of their Champions League semifinal, many Barcelona players remain confident in their ability to regroup and move forward together. Bayern put on quite the display last week as they dismantled Barcelona 4-0. While there was a bit of controversy surrounding two of the goals, [...]

Jupp Heynckes Says Bayern Will Continue to be Aggressive Against Barcelona

Jupp Heynckes Says Bayern Will Continue to be Aggressive Against Barcelona

Despite their 4-0 win in the first leg of their Champions League match-up with Barcelona, Bayern Munich boss Jupp Heynckes refuses to let his team fall into complacency ahead of the second leg this Wednesday. Bayern will go into Camp Nou in excellent position to move onto the final, held at Wembley stadium next month. [...]

PSG’s Ezequiel Lavezzi Eyeing Move to Milan

PSG’s Ezequiel Lavezzi Eyeing Move to Milan

Paris Saint Germain striker Ezequiel Lavezzi is said to be looking to move to either AC Milan or Inter Milan this off season. There have been reports that both AC Milan and Inter Milan have sparked interest in Lavezzi as he could bolster the offense for both squads and that he has not ruled out [...]

Paul Walsh: Tottenham Cannot Lose Gareth Bale

Paul Walsh: Tottenham Cannot Lose Gareth Bale

Former Tottenham striker Paul Walsh says Tottenham should not be bullied into selling Gareth Bale over this upcoming off-season. Gareth Bale has had a bit of a coming out party this year, the PFA player of the year nominee has racked up 18 goals this season for Tottenham and helped them rise the ranks in [...]

Arsenal Fullback Nacho Monreal Not Focused on Robin van Persie

Arsenal Fullback Nacho Monreal Not Focused on Robin van Persie

Arsenal defender Nacho Monreal has stressed to his teammates that the return of Robin van Persie to the Emirates Stadium must not distract them from the task at hand. The match on Sunday will be the first appearance Van Persie has made at the Emirates since he left the Gunners to sign a €24 million [...]

Bayern Munich Not Getting Ahead of Themselves

Bayern Munich Not Getting Ahead of Themselves

Despite the impressive 4-0 win over Barcelona on Monday, Bayern Munich’s management and players realize they need to remain focused on the task at hand and not look ahead to the Champions League final. Bayern Munich boss Jupp Heynckes has been particularly grounded when asked about his clubs fine showing on Monday and was fully [...]

Gerard Pique: No Excuse for Barcelona’s Champions League Defeat

Gerard Pique: No Excuse for Barcelona’s Champions League Defeat

After falling 4-0 in the first leg of the Champions League semi-final to Bayern Munich, Barcelona defender Gerard Pique admitted there was no reason for the club to have lost the way they did. The game did not finish without a bit of controversy, though. The refereeing has been called into question on two of [...]

Patrick Vieira Hopes Samir Nasri will Stay with Manchester City

Patrick Vieira Hopes Samir Nasri will Stay with Manchester City

Manchester City football development executive Patrick Vieira wants midfielder Samir Nasri to stay with the club next season despite what has been considered within the club a disappointing season. The last silver lining left for City is their FA Cup final against Wigan Athletic, which is a small consolation regardless. City looked to defend their Premier [...]