Taarabt given a fresh start by Genoa

Adel Taarabt

On Sunday 8th January, it was reported that Adel Taarabt had joined Serie A side Genoa CFC on an eighteen month loan deal. After undergoing medical examinations and finalising his contract, Taarabt was introduced to the media as a Genoa player last Thursday.

Opinion: Ola John struggling for fitness at Reading

According to our recent Twitter poll, only 25% of the 251 Benfica fans surveyed feel that Ola John has a first-team future at the Estádio da Luz. So how has he been doing during his loan spell with Championship club Reading? We asked Dan Wimbush, editor of The Tilehurst End, the leading Reading FC fansite.