Tribal Football - Football News, Soccer News, Transfers & Rumours Latest Articles for Neuchatel Xamax Thu, 15 Nov 2018 22:00:30 +1100 Tribal Football <![CDATA[Levante snap up Al Rayyan striker Kalu Uche]]> <p>Levante have snapped up Al Rayyan striker Kalu Uche.<p>Kalu has been playing in Qatar for two years and is the brother of Villarreal striker Ikechukwu Uche.<p>The striker has joined to the end of this season, with the option of another year with Levante.<p>He previously played at Espanyol and Almera, while also spending time at Wisla Krakow, Bordeaux, Neuchtel Xamax and Kasimpasa SK.<p>&nbsp;For the big stories and the banter follow us on Twitter: <a href= target=new>@tribalfootball</a></p></p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 22:44:04 +1100 <![CDATA[Hamburg move for West Brom striker Brown Ideye]]> <p>West Bromwich Albion are preparing to sell Brown Ideye.<p>The Birmingham Mail says Hamburg are chasing Nigeria striker Ideye.<p>Behind Hamburg's interest in Ideye is their "Director of Professional Football" Peter Knbel who spent five years with the Swiss FA as technical director at a time when Ideye was banging in goal after goal for Swiss Super League club Neuchtel Xamax.<p>&nbsp;For the big stories and the banter follow us on Twitter: <a href= target=new>@tribalfootball</a></p></p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Sat, 24 Jan 2015 06:43:37 +1100 <![CDATA[San Antonio Scorpions sign ex-Zurich, Vancouver striker Hassli]]> <p>North American Soccer League side San Antonio Scorpions have pulled off a major coup with the signing of French striker Eric Hassli.<p>The 32-year old former Metz, FC Zurich and Vancouver Whitecaps forward has joined the Scorpions ahead of the 2014 NASL season following his departure from MLS side FC Dallas.<p>Scorpions head coach Alen Marcina was thrilled to have been able to lure Hassli to Toyota Field to continue his successful 14-year club career in Texas.<p>"Hassli is a landmark signing for our club," said Marcina.<p>"Hassli has been a designated player in MLS, has playing experience in French and Swiss top leagues in addition to Champions League. This is one more step to position ourselves to achieve our objective of competing for a NASL championship."<p>Hassli first arrived in North America when he joined the Whitecaps in 2011 before moving to Canadian rivals Toronto FC the following year.<p>Earlier in his career, Hassli spent time with Southampton (briefly on loan in 2002), Neuchatel Xamax, Servette, FC St Gallen and Valenciennes. He was a part of the MLS All-Star squad in 2011 and was also a finalist in the 2012 FIFA Puskas Award for goal of the year when he scored a stunner for Vancouver.<p>&nbsp;For breaking stories and all the great banter like us on Facebook: <a href=></a></p></p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Wed, 19 Mar 2014 01:01:44 +1100 <![CDATA[Newcastle target Ideye waiting for more Premier League interest]]> <p>The agent of Dynamo Kiev striker Brown Ideye says his client is waiting for an offer from an English club.<p>The 24-year old Nigeria international, who has previously played with Neuchatel Xamax and Sochaux, is attracting interest from all over the world including Newcastle United.<p>His representative, Hootan Ahmadi, says that although there is a lot of attention, Ideye prefers an England move.<p>"Quite a few clubs are interested now in France, Turkey, Germany, Russia and the Middle East. We are just seeing what the best option is," Ahmadi told Sky Tyne and Wear.<p>"We are waiting for English clubs. He's still keen on the Premier League, although money will be a lot better abroad."<p>&nbsp;<a href=../english-premiership/newcastle-united>Click here to reach the No1 destination for hard news and exciting gossip on Newcastle United</a></p></p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Thu, 13 Jun 2013 21:53:15 +1000 <![CDATA[Swiss keeper Pereira involved in Man Utd friendly]]> <p>Swiss goalkeeper Joel Castro Pereira was in Manchester United's squad for last night's defeat at Stalybridge Celtic.<p>The teen was snapped up by United over the summer from Neuchtel Xamax.<p>Pereira, 16, sat on the bench with Sam Johnstone between the posts on the night.</p></p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Wed, 12 Sep 2012 03:47:17 +1000 <![CDATA[West Ham move for Mangane falls over as Al Hilal swoop]]> <p>Saudi Arabian club Al Hilal have swooped to sign Kader Mangane after his proposed move to West Ham United fell over.<p>The 29-year old Senegalese centre-back was set to join the Hammers but the demands of his agent changed the minds of the East Londoners with Al Hilal securing the services of the former Neuchatel Xamax, Lens and Rennes man who was disappointed not be moving to England.<p>"I am disappointed not to join West Ham," he told Sky Sports.<p>"I really thought the deal would happen until the last minute.<p>"It is unfortunate for me but you never know and my ambition is to play in the Premier League."<p>&nbsp;<a href= target=new>The game is about opinions. 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Join the nation on Facebook today:</a></p></p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Wed, 18 Jul 2012 17:47:44 +1000 <![CDATA[Man Utd sign Neuch√Ętel Xamax keeper Joel Castro Pereira]]> <p>Manchester United have snapped up Swiss goalkeeper Joel Castro Pereira.<p>Pereira has joined United from Neuchtel Xamax.<p>The Switzerland-born shot-stopper, 16, will add to the options between the sticks for coach Paul McGuinness.</p></p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Thu, 12 Jul 2012 04:04:29 +1000 <![CDATA[Monterrey offer for Espanyol striker Kalu Uche]]> <p>Espanyol striker Kalu Uche is a target for Mexico's Monterrey.<p>The Nigeria international, 29, is ready to leave Espanyol this summer and open to a lucrative move to Mexico.<p>Uche signed for Espanyol in January from Neuchatel Xamax.</p></p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Thu, 05 Jul 2012 06:05:12 +1000 <![CDATA[Espanyol sign ex-Barcelona midfielder Victor Sanchez]]> <p>Espanyol have signed Victor Sanchez to a three-year deal.<p>A product of Barcelona's famed academy system, the midfielder rose through the ranks at Camp Nou to become a member of their senior squad.<p>He was, however, unable to hold down a regular role and was released from his contract in June 2011.<p>Sanchez accepted an offer from Swiss side Neuchatel Xamax last summer, but has been out of contract since the club saw their playing license revoked.</p></p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Thu, 02 Feb 2012 05:45:55 +1100