EDINSON CAVANI NEWS

PSG on course for treble, eliminate Monaco from Coupe de France

PARIS -- Paris Saint-Germain remains on course for a domestic treble after beating Monaco 2-0 to reach the French Cup semifinals on Wednesday. Former Chelsea player David Luiz gave PSG the lead in the third minute, and striker Edinson Cavani grabbed his 18th goal of the season to make it 2-0 after 52 minutes. The teams had met in the French league on Sunday, when PSG missed a glut...
Via AP on Fox
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Atletico Madrid reject reports linking club to Edinson Cavani

Atletico Madrid have rejected reports linking the La Liga side with the summer signing of Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani, according to club sources. Earlier today, the French daily L’Equipe reported Atletico manager Diego Simeone had requested the club sign the Uruguayan forward as a stipulation for renewing his contract with the La Liga side. The publication went...
Via World Soccer Talk
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Atletico Madrid want to sign Edinson Cavani, says report

Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone has requested the signing of Paris Saint-Germain forward Edinson Cavani as a stipulation for renewing his contract with the La Liga club, according to the French publication L’Equipe. L’Equipe goes on to claim Atletico defender Diego Godin was handed the task of recruiting his Uruguay international teammate to the Vicente Calderon. Cavani...
Via World Soccer Talk
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Paris St. Germain held to draw vs. Monaco, miss golden shot to go top

PSG missed the chance to return to the Ligue 1 summit after being held 0-0 at Monaco on Sunday. Surprise defeats for title rivals Marseille and Lyon earlier in the weekend had opened the door for the champion to reclaim top spot. But, despite creating several clear openings, Laurent Blanc's side was unable to find the breakthrough without top scorer Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Leonardo...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Mourinho hits out at PSG for fouling Hazard excessively

Jose Mourinho hit out at PSG after Chelsea winger Eden Hazard was fouled a record-breaking nine times in Tuesday's Champions League clash. The French champions struggled to contain the tricky Blues winger during the last-16 first-leg tie in which Edinson Cavani equalised after Branislav Ivanovic had opened the scoring for the visitors. Hazard was fouled nine times at the Parc des...
Via Fox Sports
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch PSG 1-1 Chelsea match highlights

Stubborn resistance and a Branislav Ivanovic header earned Chelsea a 1-1 draw in the Champions League last-16 first leg with Paris St Germain at Parc des Princes. Jose Mourinho's men are well placed to advance to the quarter-finals after Ivanovic netted a vital away goal, although Edinson Cavani equalized and PSG showed enough for Chelsea to be wary in the second leg on March 11...
Via World Soccer Talk
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Edinson Cavani Learns That Failed Bicycle Kicks Make You Look Ridiculous

Soccer bicycle kicks are among the most ballerific plays in all of sports, but turns out they’re not very cool if you mess it up. Paris Saint-Germain forward Edinson Cavani found himself on the losing end of a bicycle kick during their Champions League Round of 16 match with Chelsea on Tuesday. The Uruguayan striker Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Manchester United plans move for PSG striker Edinson Cavani

Each day we'll bring you the very latest tabloid rumors as the biggest clubs around look to splash the cash to bolster their rosters. True or not, they're always entertaining... Burnley striker Danny Ings, 22, is heading to Spain for talks with Real Sociedad boss David Moyes about a possible move to La Liga. Brentford manager Mark Warburton will leave the club at the end of the...
Via Fox Sports
18 days ago  |  Discuss

PSG advance in Coupe de la Ligue with narrow win at Lille

PARIS -- Brazilian defender Maxwell's goal was enough to send defending champion Paris Saint-Germain into the League Cup final after a 1-0 win at Lille on Tuesday. The left back scored in the 27th minute, running onto a pass from Uruguay forward Edinson Cavani and firing into the top left corner as PSG recorded a sixth straight win in all competitions. PSG created the early chances...
Via AP on Fox
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Zlatan Ibrahimovic with the greatest reporter smackdown ever

International soccer star Zlatan Ibrahimovic is the closest thing in sports we have to the mythical gods of ancient Greece.  Not only is he a gifted athlete, here he shows off his reasoning skills that can bring a poor reporter to his knees.  Someone tried to weasel in a question about possible strife at PSG and Ibra’s relationship with Edinson Cavani by using the largely bogus...
Via Awful Announcing
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Cavani, Pastore combine to lift PSG past Bordeaux; Monaco top Evian

PARIS -- Edinson Cavani and Javier Pastore combined to help Paris Saint-Germain defeat Bordeaux 2-1 in France's Coupe de France on Wednesday. Meanwhile, Monaco remained on course for four trophies with a 2-0 defeat of fellow top-flight side Evian on Wednesday, while Saint-Etienne wasted a two-goal lead before overcoming second-tier Tours 5-3 in the French Cup. Lucas Ocampos and substitute...
Via AP on Fox
January 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Lavezzi and Cavani punished by PSG for late return

PARIS (AP) Paris Saint-Germain attacking duo Ezequiel Lavezzi and Edinson Cavani have been handed an undisclosed fine by the French champions and will train on their own for one week after returning late to their club following the mid-season break. Lavezzi and Cavani both returned to the French capital on Friday morning after missing a training camp in Morocco, fuelling speculation...
Via AP on Fox
January 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Blanc's frustration with Cavani could pave way for Arsenal move

Each day we'll bring you the very latest tabloid rumors as the biggest clubs around look to splash the cash to bolster their rosters. True or not, they're always entertaining... Premier League champions Manchester City are preparing a £25m bid for 28-year-old Atletico Madrid striker Mario Mandzukic. Petr Cech's agent has confirmed talks have taken place between the out-of-favor...
Via Fox Sports
December 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Manchester United to make £80million move for two superstars in January

Louis Van Gaal is looking set to make a major move for Borussia Dortmund Midfielder Marco Reus in a deal that would also include Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani. The move is set to cost the Red Devils around £80 Million, as they try ... Read More
Via FutnSoccer
December 05, 2014  |  Discuss

PSG fails to take lead after drawing 1-1 at Lille

PARIS (AP) Paris Saint-Germain missed the chance to leapfrog Marseille and move into first place in the French league after drawing 1-1 at struggling Lille on Wednesday. Uruguay forward Edinson Cavani put two-time defending champion PSG ahead in the 29th minute but a blunder from goalkeeper Salvatore Sirigu gifted Lille an equalizer just before halftime. Sirigu came to collect a...
Via AP on Fox
December 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Cavani inspires comeback win for Paris Saint-Germain at Lorient

Paris St Germain struck twice in the second half as they came from a goal down to win 2-1 in Lorient and keep the pressure on Ligue 1 leaders Marseille. Lorient had taken a surprise lead four minutes before the break when Raphael Guerrerio found the net, but Edinson Cavani levelled just before the hour mark with Jean-Christophe Bahebeck bagging the winner soon after. PSG might have...
Via Fox Sports
November 01, 2014  |  Discuss

PSG rallies past Lorient 2-1 in French league

LORIENT, France (AP) Edinson Cavani and Jean-Christophe Bahebeck helped defending champion Paris Saint-Germain rally past Lorient 2-1 on Saturday and pull within a point of leader Marseille in the French league. Bahebeck came on as a substitute to net the winner when he beat Lorient goalkeeper Benjamin Lecomte to a long ball to score into an empty net in the 68th minute. Lorient...
Via AP on Fox
November 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Cavani reiterates stance to remain with PSG despite transfer rumors

Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani insisted that a move to the Premier League has never crossed his mind. The Uruguayan hitman was heavily linked with a move to Liverpool, Manchester United and Arsenal in the summer, with the latter reportedly still monitoring the 27-year-old's progress. However, the in-form hit-man has reiterated his desire to stay in the French capital...
Via Fox Sports
October 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Happy Cavani says problems have been resolved at Paris Saint-Germain

Edinson Cavani has insisted he is happy at Paris St Germain, despite speculation linking with the Uruguayan with a move away from the Ligue 1 champions. The striker had voiced his frustration last season as he was used more sparingly in support of Zlatan Ibrahimovic and is reportedly a transfer target for Premier League clubs, including Arsenal. But the 27-year-old forward, who has...
Via Fox Sports
October 30, 2014  |  Discuss

PSG remain atop Group F; Luiz Adriano makes Champions League history

NICOSIA, Cyprus -- Edinson Cavani scored three minutes from fulltime to give Paris Saint-German a 1-0 away win over APOEL and keep the French club atop Group F in the Champions League. The Uruguay forward fought to keep possession inside the box, swiveling as he fell and pushing the ball past APOEL goalkeeper Urko Pardo. The win gives PSG seven points in the group, one more than...
Via AP on Fox
October 21, 2014  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Chelsea, Arsenal and United target sent off for gun celebration

PHOTO: Chelsea, Arsenal and United target sent off for gun celebration - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Edinson Cavani was given marching orders for celebrating a goal with gun toting gesture, as PSG beat struggling Lens 3-1 at the Stade de France on Friday. Nasser Al-Khelaifi, the PSG president, has criticised this controversial decision, insisting that Cavani was wrongly...
Via Soccerlens
October 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Arsenal working on deal to sign PSG striker Cavani

Each day we'll bring you the very latest tabloid rumors as the biggest clubs around splash the cash to bolster their rosters. True or not, they're always entertaining... Manchester United have been told they have no chance of landing top target Kevin Strootman, with Roma owner James Pallotta saying 'It is just not happening'. Neil Lennon will fly out to Saudi Arabia for talks over...
Via Fox Sports
October 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Liverpool star urges Arsenal target to make transfer move

Former Liverpool star urges Arsenal target to make transfer move - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Despite having signed Danny Welbeck on the deadline day of the summer transfer window, Arsenal’s need for a lethal striker up front is well documented. If reports from Spanish media outlet Fichajes are to be believed, then the Gunners are weighing up their options to sign PSG...
Via Soccerlens
October 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Napoli: Spending Big Hasn’t Always Led to Winning Big

Ever since Rafa Benitez took charge at SSC Napoli, the Naples based club has splashed the cash. In a spending spree partly fueled by the sale of Edinson Cavani, the Partenopei remade their squad last off-season not only in an attempt to finally surpass Juventus atop Serie A, but also to make serious strides in Europe. Napoli spent big, bringing in top talent to signal their seriousness...
Via World Soccer Talk
October 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Arsenal leading race to sign Paris Saint-Germain striker Cavani

Each day we'll bring you the very latest tabloid rumors as the biggest clubs around splash the cash to bolster their rosters. True or not, they're always entertaining... Manuel Pellegrini is in danger of failing to meet Manchester City's Champions League demands this season - but won't be sacked. Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge is on the verge of signing a new five-year contract...
Via Fox Sports
October 02, 2014  |  Discuss
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