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James McDonald

James is a freelance writer for a number of years covering a range of different sports, showing a particular interest in all things MMA.

Arsenal Defender Plays Down Rumors Of Possible Move To Spanish Giants

Arsenal fans can rest easy after in-form defender Hector Bellerin downplayed any possible move to Spain and his old club Barcelona in the future. The 21-year-old is a product of Barcelona’s renowned youth academy that over the years has produced some notable football talent, including multiple Ballon d’Or winner Lionel Messi, Andres Iniesta, and former Arsenal talisman Cesc Fabregas. Since joining Arsenal …

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LAS VEGAS, NV - AUGUST 20: Conor McGregor (R) punches Nate Diaz during their welterweight rematch at the UFC 202 event at T-Mobile Arena on August 20, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. McGregor won by majority decision. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)

Lightweight Brings The Best Out Of Conor McGregor, Says Striking Coach

In little over a week Conor McGregor steps inside the octagon against lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez at UFC 205 and will attempt to make UFC history as the promotion’s first fighter to hold two division titles simultaneously. Throughout McGregor’s rise through the UFC ranks, we’ve seen him completely dominate the 145-pound division and test the waters at welterweight against Nate Diaz …

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MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 01: Sergio Aguero of Manchester City is faced by Javier Mascherano of Barcelona during the UEFA Champions League Group C match between Manchester City FC and FC Barcelona at Etihad Stadium on November 1, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Despite Transfer Ban, Real Madrid Keeping Tabs On Manchester City Striker [Report]

Despite a FIFA-enforced transfer ban stopping Real Madrid bringing in new players for the foreseeable future, the Spanish giants are still eyeing a move for Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero. According to the Daily Mirror, Zinedine Zidane has added the Argentina international to his shortlist of highly rated attackers that could fit the mold at the Bernabeu, a list that also includes in-form …

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LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 19: Mesut Ozil of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his thirs and his team's sixth goal of the game during the UEFA Champions League group A match between Arsenal FC and PFC Ludogorets Razgrad at the Emirates Stadium on October 19, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Arsenal’s Midweek Comeback Broke Yet Another Champions League Record

On a cold Tuesday night in Bulgaria, Mesut Ozil produced a golazo that broke yet another Champions League record for Arsenal. In what proved to be an enthralling encounter, Arsenal found themselves 2-0 down after only 15 minutes against Bulgarian champions Ludogorets. However, first-half goals from Granit Xhaka and Olivier Giroud that followed put the sides level, before Ozil’s individual effort late on …

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LAS VEGAS, NV - AUGUST 18: UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor arrives at an open workout for UFC 202 at Rocks Lounge at the Red Rock Casino on August 18, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. McGregor is scheduled to fight Nate Diaz in a welterweight rematch at UFC 202 on August 20, 2016 in Las Vegas. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Conor McGregor Talks Motivation Behind Becoming Two-Division Champion

Needless to say, Conor McGregor’s UFC debut at lightweight is a long time coming, but instead of dipping his feet like his journey through the featherweight division, the 28-year-old is jumping in head first. In little over a week at UFC 205, McGregor will step inside the octagon with lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez and attempt to become the first fighter in …

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Liverpool Keeping Tabs On Barcelona Academy Quartet

In an attempt to strengthen their squad long-term, Liverpool are keeping tabs on four youngsters from the distinguished Barcelona academy that could fit the mould at Anfield. According to Spanish publication Sport, the Premier League side are interested in a quartet that includes defensive pair Marlon Santos and Nili Perdomo, striker Marc Cardona, and midfielder Wilfrid Kaptoum. Liverpool’s chief Spanish and Portuguese scout …

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UFC 205 Has Already Broken A Significant Record, Says Dana White

Two weeks out from the landmark UFC 205 card in Madison Square Garden, the star power of Conor McGregor and the promotion’s much-anticipated debut in New York is already breaking records, according to UFC president Dana White. Speaking on a Fox Sports 1 show on Friday night, White claimed that UFC 205’s stacked card has already broken the previous gate …

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MADRID, SPAIN - AUGUST 29: General view of Estadio Santiago Bernabeu pitch before the La Liga match between Real Madrid CF and Real Betis Balompie on August 29, 2015 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images) Conor McGregor

Real Madrid Open To Conor McGregor Fighting At The Santiago Bernabeu Stadium

Trying to stay busy during the summer, Spanish giants Real Madrid are interested in hosting a UFC at their 81,000 capacity Santiago Bernabeu Stadium, headlined by current featherweight champion Conor McGregor. According to Irish radio station Newstalk, the Champions League winners want McGregor to spearhead the event, with it having to take place sometime between May to July during the La …

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Michael Bisping Says He Verbally Agreed To Face Georges St-Pierre At UFC 206

Canadian fight fans, take note. The ongoing contractual dispute between Georges St-Pierre and the UFC has become a promotional nightmare for UFC 206, with the former welterweight champion’s vacancy from the event in Toronto, Canada leaving many fans apathetic towards attending. However, a glimmer of hope may have presented itself. UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping announced through Twitter(h/t MMA Junkie) on …

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