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Arsenal Apparently Have Bid Rejected, But French Striker Still Open To Move

Are Arsenal inching closer to a big move to match that of Petr Cech’s? It’s been reported by The Express that Arsenal have made a “stunning bid of £31m” for Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema, and that Real have already rejected it. Benzema is apparently cited as one of Real president Florentino Perez’s “favourite players”. A move will prove very unlikely, given that he has …

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Video: Robbie Keane Owns Steven Gerrard In LA Galaxy Challenge

Welcome to L.A Stevie! LA Galaxy players Robbie Keane, Steven Gerrard, Baggio Husidic, and A.J. DeLaGarza competed in the LA Galaxy Chevy Colorado Five Star Challenge. Robbie is surprisingly a massive trash talker, while new recruit Gerrard struggles to get to grips with a challenge that saw the players try to chip balls into the back of brand new Chevy pick-ups. …

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English Footballs Most Embarrassing Moment

In 1938 The English Football gave a Nazi Salute The recent scandal involving the release of footage showing Queen Elizabeth giving a Nazi Salute, has been much publicised in the press. However while the Queen’s salute was filmed behind closed doors, the English football team very publicly gave such a salute before a fixture with Germany in Berlin’s Olympic Stadium in May 1938. …

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Agent Of Manchester United Target Claims His Client Is ‘Happy At PSG’

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Manchester United transfer target Edinson Cavani is set to stay at PSG this summer, according to the player’s agent.  With United thin on the ground in forward areas at present, this may come as a blow with the Old Trafford outfit only having Wayne Rooney and inexperienced James Wilson as traditional strikers. For the management however, not signing another striker will not …

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Graphic: Suarez & Torres Can’t Hide Liverpool’s Shocking Forward Signings Since The Spaniard Left

A recent Graphic posted by Dutch Twitter page Tussen de linies (via 101greatgoals) has shown us, neatly, the full extent to which Liverpool have wasted money on strikers over the last four and a bit years, with the notable exceptions of Luis Suarez, Fernando Torres and Daniel Sturridge.  We already knew that Brendan Rodgers’ forward signings last season spectacularly under …

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Arsenal’s Joel Campbell Goes On Incredible Mazy Run For Costa Rica

Arsenal man Joel Campbell has given Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger something to think about following his loan spell last season at Villareal.  The 23-year-old had one moment of magic in particular during Costa Rica’s Gold Cup quarter-final tie, which has been blowing up since his country’s 1-0 loss to Mexico on Sunday night. Picking up the ball just inside the opposition’s …

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It Was A Big Weekend In The Otamendi Saga

Who really knows what’s going on anymore. After reports broke over the weekend that Nicolas Otamendi was way down Manchester United’s wishlist, there’s been a twist.  And this time, there’s some pretty reputable sources. A lot of regional newspapers in the Valencia area are reporting that Saturday was a big day for developments. Right now Nicolas Otamendi is enjoying an …

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Transfers That Shook The League Of Ireland: Part One

With Republic of Ireland legend Damien Duff’s move to Shamrock Rovers finally completed, Pundit Arena will be, over the next few weeks, delving into the archives to find transfers that also raised eyebrows across the League of Ireland. In the first of four instalments, we’ll be bringing the story of how a former AC Milan striker signed for Derry City …

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Chelsea Officially Unveil White Away Kit For 2015/16 Season

Premier League champions Chelsea have officially unveiled their 2015/16 away kit ahead of the new season, which kicks-off in just under three weeks’ time on August 8. The Blues’ newest kit features a new sponsor – Yokohama Tyres – whilst Adidas remain as the kit supplier. The all-white design should certainly stand out on the pitch, particularly with the blue …

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Best Goals And Moments Of The Weekend

Some fantastic action, and pre-season has only just started! Aside from the highlights of Steven Gerrard, Santi Cazorla and Morgan Schneiderlin scoring, there were some fantastic moments to savour this weekend, whetting our appetite for the new season. Enjoy the moments, which include: A great team goal by Bayern Munich against Valencia finished off by Thomas Müller. _ Yaya Toure being …

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GIF: That Time Robben Performed 4 Celebrations vs Manchester United

One of the more popular GIFs that has surfaced on the interweb today has to be that of Arjen Robben and his four different celebrations in a Champions League tie against Manchester United back in the day.  Just to set the scene a little, it was the quarter-final of Europe’s biggest club competition and United were facing Bayern Munich at Old Trafford …

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Spurs Want Chicharito While Man United Look To Barca Winger

This summer is turning out to be just as dramatic as last year’s for United. Transfer specialist Gianluca Di Marzio has reported that Tottenham are keen to sign Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernandez of Manchester United. They join a host of clubs including Orlando SC who are chasing the striker, who, having returned from a season long loan at Real Madrid, is in the last year of …

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