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Unloved Player Delighted With Chelsea Move

New Chelsea signing Cesc Fabragas, who has impressed in Chelsea’s excellent opening to the season, has talked about his summer move while centre back targets Medhi Benatia and Miranda tell of their reasons for snubbing the Blues Cesc Fabregas has been talking about his summertime move to Chelsea. In an interview reported in the Star the Spaniard revealed that he …

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Tottenham May Sign Free Agent To Beef Up Attack

Franco Baldini, Tottenham Hotspur’s technical director finds himself in hot water as he gets blamed for failing to sign a new striker meanwhile boss Mauricio Pochettino may look towards free agent Jonas to provide more firepower up front. Tottenham Hotspur’s technical director Franco Baldini might be under pressure to hang onto his job after a disappointing summer transfer window, according …

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Kosovo Win First Ever Home Game

Kosovo recorded a historic 1-0 victory over Oman to secure a win in their first ever home game. The game took place at Pristina’s City Stadium and a raucous crowd spurred their side onto a wonderful victory. Oman, a side that Ireland beat 2-0 earlier in the week, were the opponents. A late penalty was the difference between the sides, as …

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Lampard: I Would Have Accepted A New Chelsea Contract

Former Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard has revealed he would have remained at Stamford Bridge for another year had he been offered a new contract. The Manchester City midfielder spent thirteen years with Chelsea before leaving as a free agent in June. Lampard was central to Chelsea’s success over the past decade and made history by becoming the club’s all-time leading goalscorer, …

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Manchester City & Arsenal Linked With Midfield Maestro

This summer’s transfer window has just closed but Manchester City and Arsenal could already be eyeing up their potential targets for next summer. The name being linked with both clubs is Dortmund’s Marco Reus. The German midfielder has a buy out clause of £25 million which can be activated from next summer, according to the Daily Star Sunday. Reus suffered another ankle …

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Everton: Naismith Proving His Worth Domestically & Internationally

Everton striker Steven Naimsith may not have scored in Scotland’s opening Euro 2016 qualifier last night but he has proved that both domestically and internationally he is very dangerous in front of goal. Ikechi Anya almsot grabbed the headlines last night in Dortmund. His goal would have made it a famous Scotland draw against Germany but Thomas Muller capitalised on some poor Scottish defending to win the …

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Arsenal Striker Admits “Lack Of Confidence”

Arsenal’s Yaya Sanogo, the subject of the fans’ ire in recent weeks, has defended himself in the face of criticism, while the race to sign French youngster Adrien Rabiot is still very much on. Much maligned Aresnal striker Yaya Sanogo has defended himself in the face of mounting criticism from Gunners fans in an interview with French sports newspaper l’Equipe. The youngster, who excelled …

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League One: What We’ve Learned So Far

Six rounds into the new SkyBet League One season and two of the promoted sides are in the top six, teams like Yeovil, Leyton Orient, and Walsall have all started very poorly, and Coventry have moved back to the Ricoh Arena for the foreseeable future. Fleetwood, a small town on the West coast of England in the County of Lancashire have …

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Brazilian Football & The Thrill of a Hero

Our resident Brazilian is back with more passionate insights from the world of Brazilian football. Last week, following the introduction to the Brazilian Cup in this space, I purposely abstained myself from writing a follow-up to the matches. Sure it’s not very professional, but the thing is that Flamengo lost 3-0 to Coritiba and depressive articles are not exactly good …

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Speculation Around The Age Of Manchester United Superstar Continues

Manchester United have rubbished claims that Radamel Falcao, their new loan signing, lied about his age. Meanwhile the summer target they failed to land, Arturo Vidal, has declared himself fighting fit. Rumours around the age of new Manchester United loan signing Radamel Falcao have surfaced, reports The Mail. The suggestions emanating from some quarters is that he lied about his age …

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Liverpool Face Fresh Injury Worries

Liverpool will have fresh injury worries following the international break as they face Aston Villa in the Premier League this coming Saturday. Daniel Sturridge is already a slight doubt to make the game against Villa and is ruled out of England’s European qualifying game against Switzerland tonight. To add to this Brendan Rodgers may have to plan without Jordan Henderson for this weekend’s …

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Former Manchester United Manager Backs Rooney As Captain

Former Manchester United manager David Moyes has shown his support for new England captain ahead of their crucial qualification match against Switzerland. Moyes gave Rooney his Premier League debut as a 16-year-old , when the young striker announced himself as a remarkable talent scoring a stunning goal against Arsenal. The former Manchester United manager also showed faith in Rooney last season …

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On the Road to Chile: Ireland’s Homeless World Cup Team

“One more minute, let’s go!” Graham Tucker’s voice booms around the grounds of St. Catherine’s Sports Ground. Weary eyed players look towards Tucker imploring him to stop the drill. Their efforts are in vain. Tucker is a man on a mission. The Homeless World Cup is just over one month away. If Ireland are to stand a chance, they need …

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Manchester United Midfielder Terminates Contract To Seal Move Away

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According to reports in Italy young Manchester United midfielder Davide Petrucci has terminated his contract as he looks to seal a move to Romanian club Cluj. Highly respected Sky Italia journalist Gianluca Di Marzio broke the story and there looks set to be more departures at Old Trafford following a number of outgoings in recent weeks with Danny Welbeck, Javier …

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Sligo Rovers & Bohemians Face Off At The Showgrounds

Sligo Rovers and Bohemians face their second game in four days on Monday night as they face off against each other in the Showgrounds. John Coleman has a seriously depleted team to choose from as suspensions and injuries take their toll on the Bit O’ Red. Danny Ledwith, Iarfhlaidh Davoren, Ruairi Keating and Paul O Conor are all suspended while …

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League of Ireland – First Division Roundup

This weekend in the League of Ireland First Division proved to be yet another thriller. With Longford drawing and Shelbourne easing to victory, there is only a single point between the two top dogs as the season edges towards its conclusion. The only game to take place on Friday night was that between Waterford United and Shelbourne. Shels were hoping to …

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