Eden Hazard has revealed that he nearly joined Spurs in the Summer but the move did not materialize due to the fact that Spurs did not qualify for the Champions League, hence the delay in his decision to join Chelsea. The 21 year old has been an instant hit and success story at Chelsea FC and had the unique privelage of choosing ‘any top club in the Premier League’ last Summer.
Theo Walcott has reinstated that he is wants to stay at Arsenal. Walcott has been with the club since Arsenal purchased him 6 years ago as a raw 16 year old from Southampton. It seems that his heart his firmly attached to North London and has even stated that he would like to emulate Thierry Henry’s feat with the north London club.
Wayne Rooney could be make a surprise comeback when United host Newcastle in the League Cup at Old Trafford. Rooney has been sidelined after getting a nasty gash in his thigh during United’s home game with Fulham.
Martin Kelly has ruptured his right anterior knee cruciate ligament. This means that he will be sidelined for a minimum of 6 months. Kelly has been very unlucky with injuries but vowed on his twitter account that he will be back stronger and better than ever. This means that Johnson should move to right back and Enrique will come into the side as the left back.