City Welcomes The Return Kompany

Vincent Kompany has finished serving his sentence. Manchester City are now welcomed by the captain for the match counter antuasis Everton.

Central defender has been sidelined in the last four games City because of the punishment as much as a four-game ban after red-carded in the party’s FA Cup third round Manchester United.

Without Kompany, the City must work hard to achieve narrow victory in the Premier League against Wigan (1-0) and Tottenham Hotspur (3-2). City had failed to advance to the English League Cup final after Liverpool eliminated through the party’s over two legs (0-1 and 2-2) in the semifinal.

So after the Belgian international player finished serving his sentence, the City also received additional energy and enthusiasm to counter Everton away games on Wednesday (02/01/2012) pm dawn.

“Absence very big impact. He is our captain, and he and Joleon (Lescott) is the best partner we survive this season,” said City defender Micah Richards on ESPN Star.

“He has played well in the major parties and the figure will be a tremendous leaders welcome him back and we could not wait longer shoulder to shoulder with him,” continued Richards.

City is currently trying to maintain the top standings, and is under pursuit by the defending champion at the same time local rivals, Manchester United, who closed to within three points. From the last 10 games in the Premier League, the City recorded six wins, two draws and two defeats.

“I’m sure when he appeared again he will give 110% effort and help us to return to victory lane,” said Richards.


Chelsea Need Efficiency

Minimal Chelsea scored in the Premier League since mid-December. Although solid in defense, Andre Villas-Boas said that his team should be more efficient in exploiting the opportunities in front of the opponent’s goal.

Recorded in the last seven games since mid-December, Chelsea only able to score seven goals. The note is as directly proportional to the final results are achieved; only able to reach two victories. The rest, they swallow four draws and one defeat.

The Blues had no chance instead. Instead, they failed properly to maximize opportunities. Recorded, in seven games that they release the 139 shots and only 50 of them with the status on target.

“We defended well, but we also must continue to attack with a sharp,” says Villas-Boas in Sportinglife.

“The problem is to find efficiencies in front of goal to score more goals and make us more comfortable when leading,” he continued.

Chelsea will compete against Swansea middle of this week. They tried to cut the distance to Tottenham Hotspur, who is ranked third. Swansea met last time in the Premier League last September, ‘The Blue’ 4-1 win.

Villas-Boas said, the level of confidence in his squad to a high point that he was optimistic to face such action. “We are now more solid and more confident in doing something,” lugasnya.

Related Cases Racism, Chelsea Insist Maybe Terry

Chelsea will probably give off to John Terry. This is related to racism case involving the captain and Queens Park Rangers defender, Anton Ferdinand.

Terry still play, good for Chelsea or for England, when the accusations cast racist words to Ferdinand. The case occurred when the two teams that defended dealing each player at Loftus Road last October.

Terry often get scorn after the incident. Even the case was to involve the police.

The tension is carried in the game until both teams in the FA Cup last weekend. In order to relieve tensions, the FA negate the handshake process between players who usually done before the game.

Terry has issued denials. Still, he can not escape from the court process. The Blues manager, Andre Villas-Boas, also claim to be willing to give it a holiday in order to stand trial is scheduled to be held the middle of this week.

“Frankly, if this is important for justice, we will give him a holiday,” says Villas-Boas as reported Sportinglife.

Villas-Boas himself praised Terry’s appearance on the field, despite having problems. He considered, Terry’s performance did not decline.

“We have not stopped playing John and level of performance is totally unaffected,” the man from Portugal is straightforward.

Back Hunting figure in the League

Frenzied Premier League was rolling again this week after last weekend’s “holiday” because of the FA Cup. Points was waiting up for grabs.

In the midst of his efforts to pursue and defend his Manchester City, Manchester United last weekend after getting a blow cut off one of the rival weight, Liverpool in the FA Cup.

So the biggest challenge for the ‘Red Devils’ center this week is to rise from disappointment in the best way: to win. Victory will not only revive the feel positive but also continue to put pressure for the City which are now topping the standings with three-point lead over Manchester United.

MU’s effort will be made in its own cage, Old Trafford, with a host Stoke City on Wednesday (02/01/2012) pm dawn. Although the first meeting this season, both teams finished 1-1, Manchester United remain statistically advantaged because they can win all other meetings – six meetings – Stoke cons.

At the same time, the City will come to the headquarters Everton at Goodison Park. With the recent performance looks less stable as early in the season, The Citizens should be alert to potential surprises right from Everton. Especially since 25 April 2009 City has never been able to win again at the headquarters of Everton.

Meanwhile, residents of the top three Tottenham Hotspur, who at the party last painful defeat in the Premier League from the City, will host Wigan Athletic.

Three points will be hunted down Spurs, not just to Manchester United that is in the position of the two are not getting away, but also in order to maintain a distance of Chelsea is in fourth position with a difference of five points. ‘The Blue’ own middle of this week will be treated to Swansea City.

Fillers top five, Arsenal, will try to scoop up the numbers in order to keep up qualifying for the Champions League next season, when a visit to the Reebok Stadium Bolton Wanderers headquarters, a club that is trying to stay away from the zone of death and in his last fight a surprise success in the league by beating Liverpool.

Fergie Wait for Return of ‘The Specials’ Cleverley

When Tom Cleverley will play again? Sir Alex Ferguson responded, not in the near future. However, he was looking forward to the return of midfielder he called “special” is.

Cleverley absent after the last time down defending Manchester United in the match against Everton last October. That means that already the three-month 22-year-old player did not touch the ground.

Before getting injured in the ankle, Cleverley touted as the answer to the needs of a Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes who type like. Duet with Anderson making the midfield ‘Red Devils’ lives. When he was injured, life is lost along with the declining performance of Anderson as well.

Manchester Evening News never mentions that Cleverley may only be playable in the game against Ajax Amsterdam in the Europa League in February. However, according to Ferguson, there has been no definite date when the midfielder numbered 23 it would return, despite calls about two weeks.

“Cleverley has a lot of running. He’s still far from returning to the main team, but now he has a lot of running. He will be a great additional strength. It would be nice to see again because he was someone special,” said Fergie on the official club website.

Along with improving conditions Cleverley, Scottish manager also gets some good news related conditions gelandangnya. Ashley Young and Anderson calls are ready to play. With the return of a number of names midfielder, Fergie was feeling optimistic.

“I hope Ashley will start practicing middle of this week, he’ll be back soon. Cleverley still two weeks behind. Anderson also ready to be played this weekend. He will start training on Monday or Tuesday and this will give me a pretty collection of midfielders to face the rows of game. ”

“The performance of Michael Carrick incredible lately, he’s playing with the fantastic. We also have (Ryan) Giggs, Scholes, Cleverley, and Anderson. So, we had a group of midfielders that will help us.”

‘Comeback Show Quality Three Goals Arsenal’

Behind two first goal for Arsenal apparently not fatal. Evidently, they were able to reverse the situation through three goals scored within seven minutes.

Facing Villa at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday (29/01/2012) night, just behind Arsenal 0-2 at halftime. The Villans lead through goals Goals scored by Richard Dunne and Darren Bent.

However, Arsenal gave a good reaction at the beginning of the second half, scoring three goals in seven minute intervals. Two Robin van Persie penalty and one other goal from Theo Walcott gave Arsene Wenger’s protege 3-2 victory.

The result left the Gunners cruised into the FA Cup fifth round, where they will face the winner of the match between Sunderland and Middlesbrough. However, for Wenger, there is a more important achievement than advanced to the FA Cup fifth round.

“I hope that victory will convince the team that we have the qualities required and we can transfer them to the Premier League,” said the French manager at AFP.

Arsenal’s performance in recent domestic league is not exactly good. They go through three matches in the Premier League with a defeat, which makes them stuck outside the zone of the big four.

“When you do not win, your confidence goes. We lost our confidence and of course disappeared, regardless of whatever history we have.”

Furthermore, Wenger said the importance of the victory over Villa in response to criticism. Before this, he and his team get the spotlight after a bendable Manchester United 1-2. Wenger himself scorned, but he chose not to care.

“I was very surprised with the spirit that we have. After going through a bad period behind 0-2 and you could be feeling sorry for yourself. However, the players stay positive during the interval.”

“They do not give up. They still feel proud. They showed themselves they do not want just collapsed.”

Carroll Affirm Commitment to Liverpool

Andy Carroll said he never regretted joining Liverpool. He denied speculation about his future and confirms its commitment to the Reds.

Carroll brought in from Newcastle United a year ago with a tag of 35 million pounds. That price also broke the British transfer record’s most expensive footballer in history.

But Carroll appearances in his first year was comparable to the price paid by Liverpool. During the uniform of the Reds, he had collected six goals from 36 appearances.

Carroll makes no maximum rumored appearance will be sold. He has been rumored to be brought back by Newcastle and later it was rumored he was offered to Manchester City in exchange for Carlos Tevez.

Related issues surrounding his future, 23-year-old striker was reluctant to say much. He asserted that if he had never regretted move to Anfield and will commit to a contract he had signed.

“Not at all,” Carroll said when asked if he regretted the move to Liverpool as reported by Sky Sports.

“The club has been remarkable to me and everyone outside the club was fantastic and I enjoy it here.”

“Everyone supported me and helped us get through this. I’ve signed a contract here and this is a team where I played,” he said.