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Can Pardew Turn Newcastle Around?

Jason Coulter discusses the turmoil at Newcastle and whether there is light at the end of the St. James’ Park tunnel for Alan Pardew. It’s a testing time to be a Newcastle fan. On the pitch, the performances have been poor, while off the pitch the board have performed even worse. There were strong rumours last week that bedraggled boss …

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Liverpool Set To Sign Goalkeeper

Liverpool look set to sign up free agent Victor Valdes following his recuperation from a knee injury which has kept him out of action since March. Valdes’ representatives and Liverpool are hopeful that a medical can take place sometime during the international break, with Liverpool confident of signing the ex-Barcelona stopper should he be deemed fit enough, according to Goal.com. …

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Manchester City Striker Breaks Premier League Record

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Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero has broken the record for the best goals-per-minute ratio in the history of the Premier League.  An article by the Manchester Evening  News shows that Aguero has the best strike rate on a minute-by-minute basis with a goal being scored by the Argentine every 114 minutes over his City career spanning three years. The facts …

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Southampton Player: Stadium Would Have Been Burnt Down If Sold

Morgan Schneiderlin has been talking to the press about Southampton’s acrimonious summer that saw them lose their star players and how the fans threatened arson if the midfielder himself was allowed to leave. Southampton star Morgan Schneiderlin has spoken about his long running transfer saga over the summer which almost saw him move to Tottenham Hotspur to link up with …

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Roy Keane: “I Was Glad He Had Heart Attack”

The latest revelation from Roy Keane’s book, The Second Half, sees the former Manchester United captain admit he was ‘glad’ Clive Clarke had a heart attack in September 2007. Clarke was playing for Leicester City in a League Cup tie in 2007 and suffered a near fatal heart attack close to half time. The seriousness of the incident meant that the game …

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Chelsea To Get New Sponsor

Chelsea’s sponsorship deal with Samsung is set to expire at the end of the season and the club are in talks with Turkish Airlines to take over as partners. There will be a new sponsor sported on Chelsea’s famous blue jerseys next season with Korean electronics giant Samsung set to part ways with the club they have been associated with …

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Arsenal Facing Renewed Competition To Land Superstar

Real Madrid midfielder Sami Khedira has been heavily linked with Arsenal for some time and while they remain favourites to land him they are facing competition from Premier League rivals Manchester United and Chelsea as well as Serie A outfit AC Milan. The race to sign Sami Khedira is hotting up already with the January window still some way off. Recent reports suggested …

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Ex-Chelsea Manager To Face The Blues With Schalke

Ex-Chelsea boss Roberto Di Matteo has taken over as manager of Bundesliga side Schalke 04, reports the London Evening Standard and will face his old side on the 25th of November at the Veltins-Arena in the Champions League.  The Bundesliga club are only four points off returning to a European spot in the league table as they sit in 11th position, but …

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Football, Dr Kwame Nkrumah & The Quest For African Unity

Conor Heffernan tells the story of Dr Kwame Nkrumah, an influential Ghanaian that had a dream of one day uniting Africa as one state. “The masses of the people of Africa are crying for unity…”- Kwame Nkrumah, Ghanaian Leader from 1951 to 1966 Dr Kwame Nkrumah, Ghana’s first president, ruled his country with a dream in mind. Some men dream …

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Liverpool’s Gerrard & The Top 5 Ruthless Career Endings

Inspired by Steven Gerrard’s recent poor form for Liverpool, David Sheehan focuses on some of the ruthless football career endings which have occurred over the years.  “Everything ends badly, otherwise, it would never end”  – Tom Cruise as Brian Flanagan in the film Cocktail. Rubbernecking. We’ve all done it. Straining your neck muscles to view the aftermath of a fender bender. Filled …

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Liverpool Hold Contract Talks With Key Players

Liverpool’s talks with Glen Johnson seem to have broken down and the defender is likely to depart over the summer, meanwhile boss Brendan Rodgers is keen to tie vice captain Jordan Henderson and the talented Raheem Sterling into longer term deals. The future of Liverpool’s Glen Johnson is very much in doubt with no progress made on a new contract …

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Video: Italy Boss Discusses Omission Of Liverpool Star

Speaking to the press Italy boss Antonio Contee explains his decisions behind selecting Southampton’s Graziano Pelle ahead of Mario Balotelli of Liverpool for Italy’s upcoming Euro 2016 qualifiers.  Pelle has scored four goals and gained one assist in just seven of the Premier League matches he has played in whereas Balotelli has yet to find the back of the net in …

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Manchester United Deal For Ronaldo Won’t Happen Soon

One of Manchester United’s most talked about future targets Cristiano Ronaldo now looks set to stay put at Real Madrid for at least another season. Spanish football expert Guillem Balaque has said: “I know for a fact Real Madrid will not let Cristiano go this summer, no way. “It doesn’t matter that Manchester United have the finances to get him, …

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Manchester United Defender Ruled Out For 3 weeks

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Manchester United’s 19-year-old defender Paddy McNair is set to be out of action for three weeks due to a hamstring injury. According to the BBC the youngster, who has impressed in his two Premier League appearances for the Red Devils, will now miss three weeks of football. The young defender had been expected to link up with Northern Ireland’s senior squad …

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Keane: Explosive Confrontation With Manchester United Boss

Roy Keane has revealed explosive details of his confrontation with Sir Alex Ferguson in 2005, which led to his departure from Manchester United. In excerpts from his new autobiography ‘The Second Half’, Keane reveals details of his conflict with Ferguson in 2005. In athe aftermath of a 4-1 defeat to Middlesborough in 2005, Keane criticized the players in an interview …

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Derry City VS Shamrock Rovers

Derry City welcome Shamrock Rovers to the Brandywell for this FAI Ford Cup Semi-final replay after both teams played out a 1-1 draw last Sunday afternoon in Tallaght stadium. Both teams haven’t had much time to recover and prepare for this game and both managers may feel the need to make changes to their side for the game. Speaking ahead …

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Tottenham To Target Exciting Prospect In The January Window

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Tottenham Hotspur may target Anderlecht youngster Andy Najar in the January transfer window as the mood in the club is lifted in the wake of a 1-0 win over Southampton Tottenham Hotspur are interested in landing Anderlehct winger Andy Najar in the January window according to the Star. The Honduran, who starred for his country in this summer’s World Cup, …

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Chelsea’s Summer Dealings Attract Controversy

Chelsea have been making headlines in the papers today for the controversy surrounding the summer purchase of Loic Remy and the sale of David Luiz. Beleaguered Queens Park Rangers chairman Tony Fernandes has taken to Twitter to vent his anger at the manner in which Loic Remy’s last minute move to Chelsea was conducted, according to The Express. The Frenchman’s …

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