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VINE: Karim Ben-WHO? Olivier Giroud Just Did THIS Against Crystal Palace

Olivier Giroud has just stuck a bit of a stonker against Crystal Palace.  That’s an insane finish from Giroud but he’ll get zero credit because he’s not Benzema. — Mahmoud Jaber (@MahmuudJaber) August 16, 2015 Arsenal fans around the world have been pulling their hair out for weeks over the ongoing Benzema saga. However, their current number one forward has …

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David De Gea Refuses To Submit Transfer Request

Best case scenario for United – David De Gea stays for another season. David De Gea has reportedly ruled out submitting a formal transfer request to Manchester United in order to push through a move to Real Madrid. According to Spanish news agency EFE (the world’s fourth largest wire service after the Associated Press, Reuters, and Agence France-Presse), De Gea is …

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Yannick Bolasie And Bradley Wright-Philips Go Head To Head In Rap Battle

Brap! Yannick Bolasie, who’s currently thriving in the Premier League with Crystal Palace, took on MLS Golden Boot winner and All-Star Bradley Wright-Philips in a rap showdown for the ages. Bradley definitely has the edge in delivery, but Bolasie absolutely kills him on lyrics, with Wright-Philips’ questionable record in English football in the firing line. In fact, Bradley’s actually pretty good at the …

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‘Arsenal eye £35.5m South American as Karim Benzema Deal Stalls’

With the Karim Benzema deal now reported to have hit the skids, many media outlets are throwing their two cents at who Arsene Wenger’s Plan B is… According to Sunday’s papers, Wenger has reportedly become frustrated over the delay in signing Karim Benzema and has begun to line up an alternative. Yesterday, Kike Marin of El Confidencial had claimed that that …

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If I Wasn’t A Footballer I Would Be In The UFC – Top Striker

In a recent interview with The Bleacher Report Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic claimed that if he wasn’t a footballer he could see himself having a career in the UFC. “I am a huge UFC fan”, said the Paris Saint-Germain front man. Ibra’s love for MMA is no secret, as he regularly delivers social media messages of support to his countryman, UFC …

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In Case We Needed Further Proof That Darmian Is A Monster, This Is What He Told Micah Richards After The Game

After absolutely bullying Aston Villa and in particular, Micah Richards, it has been revelaed what Darmian thought of the new Villa captain.  Micah Richards: “Darmian said I was too soft” #mufc — Full Time DEVILS (@FullTimeDEVILS) August 14, 2015 The absolute balls on this kid. Michah ain’t exactly small or afraid of a scrap. And while he didn’t hit the …

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Manchester United’s Two Top Targets Have Just Announced They Want Old Trafford Move

The papers have gone big this Sunday with two pretty massive claims relating to high profile Manchester United targets.  John Richardson of The Sunday Express has made a pretty bold claim this morning relating to German World Cup winner Thomas Muller. Bayern Munich opened their Bundesliga season this weekend with a 5-0 spanking of Hamburg with Muller scoring two in …

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Sligo Ease To Win Over 10 Man Drogheda

A Morten Nielsen brace helped Micky Adams Sligo Rovers to a hugely important 4-0 victory over Drogheda United at United Park on Friday evening. After a positive start from Sligo, it was Drogheda who were the better side in the first 25 minutes. The Boynesiders created the first three chances of note, firstly on 12 minutes as Schlingermann set Drogheda …

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Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Picks The ‘Best Potential President’ From His Arsenal Team-mates

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is on a one man crusade to bring personality back to football and he may well be winning.  Who would have though Mathieu Flamini would be so organised? Perhaps it’s a common trait in defensive midfielders? Coquelin for Vice-President perhaps? His apparent leadership as well as the fact that he appears to be best friends with Mesut Ozil …

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Rivaldo Has Announced His Retirement From The Game

Brazilian legend Rivaldo has announced his retirement from the game. With the ability to play as a striker and an attacking midfielder, Rivaldo has had an incredible career playing for fourteen different clubs, his most successful spell coming with Catalan giants Barcelona. Rivaldo formed an outstanding partnership with Patrick Kluivert, scoring 92 goals in 182 appearances. This incredible finish put Barcelona …

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Did Jose Mourinho Have A Secret Reason For Banning Eva Carneiro?

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It has been a very good week for José Mourinho.  All the attention is off a dire 2-2 draw with Swansea, the players are focused for a big match against Manchester City, and his medical team will be back on the bench in no time. Find out how.. _____ Mourinho was evidently just bored during pre-season. He labelled Arsene Wenger  a “chequebook manager”, …

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Manchester United To Make Mammoth €70M Bid For Bayern Striker

Despite Bayern chief Karl-Heinz Rummenigge saying today that “[Thomas] Muller is not for sale,” United are apparently hoping to tempt the German club with a mammoth €70 million (£49.85 million) bid, according to German-based magazine Kicker.  The Bayern chief executive has stood firm with so much reported interest coming from Manchester United. He is quoted in the Irish Daily Star today as …

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