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Gary Neville Defends Jesse Lingard Following Controversial Insta Video

Gary Neville has defended Manchester United midfielder Jesse Lingard’s recent social media activity but admitted that the 26-year old should know better when it comes to his behaviour. Lingard has frequently recieved criticism for his activity on social media but came under scrutiny recently following a video of him and Manchester United teammates in Miami went viral. Although many believe …

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Five Potential Next Moves For Roy Keane Following Forest Exit

On Sunday morning, Nottingham Forest confirmed the news that Roy Keane would be leaving his role as the club’s assistant manager to Martin O’Neill. Keane only joined Forest in January, after five years as the Irish assistant manager, but has left the club which finished the season in ninth under the duo. With Keane now gone from Nottingham Forest and …

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Report: Leeds United Linked With Shock Move For Gianluigi Buffon

Championship side Leeds United have reportedly emerged as shock contenders to sign legendary goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon after his departure from PSG this summer. The 41-year old confirmed his exit from the French champions last month opting not to extend his one-year deal by another 12 months. According to a report by Italian publication Corriere della Sera, Buffon is weighing up …

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Roy Keane Leaves Nottingham Forest After Just Five Months

Nottingham Forest have announced the departure of assistant manager Roy Keane after just five months at the Championship club. Keane joined Forest in January as the assistant to Martin O’Neill following the pair’s departure from the Irish national team after a string of disappointing results. Forest, who finished ninth last season, announced Keane’s departure on their website with the former …

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Celtic Reject Arsenal Bid For Kieran Tierney

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Arsenal have bid £15m for Kieran Tierney. Tierney is highly-rated and has been linked with a host of clubs – from Manchester United to Napoli to Leicester City – while Olympique Lyonnais are also said to be interested in signing him. However, Arsenal appear to have jumped to the top of the queue. According to the BBC’s David Ornstein, a …

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Mats Hummels Rejected Man United Because They Are In The Europa League

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Mats Hummels re-joined Borussia Dortmund earlier this week. The German defender left Bayern Munich after three seasons with the Bundesliga champions in a transfer worth €38m. Hummels played for Dortmund between 2008 and 2016, making 309 appearances and scoring 25 goals, and was a key part of the club’s title-winning seasons in 2011 and 2012. “We are very happy that …

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Liverpool Legends Game Raises €748,000 For Sean Cox Rehab Trust

A charity game featuring Liverpool Legends which took place at the Aviva Stadium earlier this year has raised €748,000 for the Sean Cox Rehabilitation Trust. The Liverpool fan suffered life-changing injuries when he was attacked before the Champions League game with Roma in April 2018, with the game being organised to raise money for his ongoing treatment. Over 26,000 fans …

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Key Points From The FAI & Sport Ireland Governance Review Report

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The FAI and Sport Ireland have released their highly anticipated governance review report which includes 78 recommendations to aid the running of football’s governing body in Ireland. The report, which took eight weeks to finalise, comes as a result of a number of issues with corporate governance which arose over the past few months. It contains 133 pages as well as …

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Wes Hoolahan To Train With Cambridge United Ahead Of New Season

Former Irish international Wes Hoolahan will be joining League Two Cambridge United to train with the first team squad during the opening weeks of pre-season. Hoolahan spent last season at Championship club West Brom but didn’t see much first-team action at the Hawthorns starting just four games throughout the year. The 37-year old however could see more regular football at …

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FAI Board Member John Earley Resigns “With Immediate Effect”

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John Earley has resigned from the Football Association of Ireland’s board with “immediate effect.” Irish football’s governing body made the announcement on Wednesday evening. Earley is the third board member to step away from the FAI since March. The Tipperary native has been on the board since 2015 and was the chair of the underage committee. According to the association, …

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