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Steven Gerrard Reveals He Despised One Premier League Referee… Here’s Why

According to The Guardian’s ‘ten things we learned from Steven Gerrard’s book’, the former Liverpool great had severe issues with one Premier League official in particular. We thought we’d take a look at why.  1. The Red Card vs Manchester United:  In Gerrard’s book titled ‘My Story’, the LA Galaxy man discusses Martin Atkinson on several occasions eventually, and rather …

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Watch: James Wilson Just Scored A Beauty For Man Utd U-21s vs Everton

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Perhaps James Wilson could be the extra striker Manchester United fans have been craving? A rather large concern at Old Trafford since the start of the new season has related to whether or not The Red Devils have enough centre forwards in their squad. After selling Robin van Persie and Javier Hernandez to Fenerbahce and Bayer Leverkusen respectively, Louis van …

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Video: Mario Balotelli’s Wondrous Free-Kick For AC Milan

Mario Balotelli has scored his first goal for AC Milan since returning to the Italian giants on loan from Liverpool. Following a poor season at Anfield, the striker is back in Italy, and his first start for the Rossoneri started perfectly, as he curled the ball into the top corner after just five minutes. From 30 yards out, it was a …

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Newcastle & Sunderland Amongst Top 15 Net Spenders In Europe

North east clubs Newcastle United and Sunderland ranked amongst the top 15 net spenders in Europe during the 2015 summer transfer window despite both sides now languishing at the bottom of the Premier League table. Newcastle are one of the biggest net spenders in Europe – sixth to be exact – brushing shoulders with clubs like Bayern Munich, Real Madrid …

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David Seaman Reveals How He Almost Joined Manchester United

Arsenal legend David Seaman has revealed how he almost joined Manchester United instead of the Gunners.  Quoted in the Daily Star, the former England international said that he came “very close” to becoming a United player before opting to stay in London, where he had settled after forging a career at QPR. “Before I went to Arsenal, I had the choice of Man …

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Video: Robert Lewandowski Is On Fire Tonight

At half-time in tonight’s game, Bayern Munich were trailing Wolfsburg 1-0 at home. It was goals they needed, so Pep Guardiola introduced Robert Lewandowski in an attempt to perhaps find an equaliser. At the time of writing, it appears to have been an inspired decision by the Spaniard. The Polish striker has scored five goals within nine minutes having been …

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Read: Sir Alex Ferguson’s Heartfelt Letter To Eric Cantona Just Months After He Left Manchester United

Sir Alex Ferguson sent the following letter to Eric Cantona just months after the Frenchman left Manchester United. Eric Cantona retired from professional football at just 30 years of age at a point in time when many felt the legendary frontman still had a lot to offer. Despite Fergie’s protests that he stay on, Cantona stuck by his decision to …

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Barcelona Starlet Ruled Out For Six Months Following Knee Surgery

22-year-old Rafinha will miss the majority of the rest of the season due to ligament damage sustained to his knee, it has been revealed today.  According to Sky Sports, the Brazil international will be out for up to six months having undergone surgery on his right knee after injuring it against Roma in Barca’s drawn Champions League clash last week. Having …

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Eric Cantona Has Made An Incredible Vow To One Refugee Family

Eric Cantona has incredibly promised to house and feed a refugee family for “at least” two years. Eric Cantona’s grandparents were Spanish republicans who were forced to flee their country due to war. As such, Cantona feels a very close understanding of the tragic circumstances that so many have found themselves in at present and he has decided to set …

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Arsenal Fans Go Into Rage Mode As Owner Receives £6m In Payouts [Tweets]

Arsenal supporters are going into rage mode once again… After the London club completed just one signing over the course of the summer, it has been revealed that Arsenal are now forking out £3 million to their American owner Stan Kroenke. The payment, as reported in the Independent, “is believed to be in relation to advisory ‘services’ that Kroenke Sports and Entertainment (KSE) …

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Tim Sherwood – The Delightfully Strange English Schoolboy

Tim Sherwood looks a little bit like Roy Hodgson’s long lost younger brother. They both have a bit of the wise owl about their face, and indeed Roy has the brains to back this up. When traversing Europe, he managed in Sweden, France, Italy and Germany, learning each country’s respective language along the way. The only language he didn’t learn …

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