London, England (SportsNetwork.com) – Queen Park Rangers confirmed the signing
of Chilean international Eduardo Vargas on a season-long loan from Serie A
side Napoli on Thursday.
Vargas, 24, has scored 15 goals in 32 appearances for his country and helped
Chile reach the knockout stages of the World Cup earlier this summer.
“Eduardo is a quality player. He’s sharp, he’s bright, and he’s very lively on
and off the ball,” QPR manager Harry Redknapp said via the club’s official
Twitter account. “He can play as a number nine, continue
Commerce City, CO (SportsNetwork.com) – The Los Angeles Galaxy managed to
collect three points at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park on Wednesday, coming from
behind to get a 4-3 victory over the Colorado Rapids.
The visitors twice found themselves trailing by two goals only to clinch the
vital victory with three second-half tallies, which helped L.A. bounce back
from a disappointing 4-1 defeat to the Columbus Crew last time out.
The early going belonged to the hosts as Colorado got off the mark in the 14th
Naples, Italy (SportsNetwork.com) – Napoli confirmed the signing of
Netherlands international midfielder Jonathan de Guzman on Wednesday from
Spanish side Villarreal.
De Guzman spent the past two seasons on loan at Premiership club Swansea City,
where he established himself as a key player for Welsh side.
The 26-year-old De Guzman played in 37 league matches for the Swans in his
first season before making another 34 appearances last term, while he managed
to net nine goals in his continue
Hull, England (SportsNetwork.com) – Hull City will be without winger Robert
Snodgrass for the next six months due to a dislocated knee cap, the club
revealed on Wednesday.
Snodgrass joined Hull from Norwich City over the summer for a fee of around
$11 million, but he was forced off the field early in the second half of his
team’s 1-0 win over QPR on Saturday.
After the match, Hull manager Steve Bruce feared the injury might be serious,
and his concerns were realized on continue
Zurich, Switzerland (SportsNetwork.com) – Barcelona had its transfer ban
appeal turned down by FIFA on Wednesday, meaning that the club will be unable
to sign any players in 2015.
Barcelona was punished by FIFA in April and was banned from signing any
players for two consecutive transfer windows after being found guilty of
repeatedly violating transfer regulations regarding young players.
FIFA agreed to suspend the transfer ban pending an appeal, and Barcelona has
taken advantage continue