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Arsenal Injury Crisis Deepens

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Under pressure Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has more bad news to deal with, as both Laurent Koscielny and Mesut Ozil face battles with injuries. Arsenal’s injury crisis deepens with the news that French international Laurent Koscielny has been sent home from his national squad due to an Achilles problem, according to The Independent. While the injury is not believed to be serious, the French …

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Liverpool Want To Sign Hammers’ Barca Loanee

Liverpool are being linked with a move for West Ham loanee Alex Song. The Barcelona player is on a season-long loan with the Hammers. The Reds want to sign Song permanently but will more than likely have to wait to wait until next summer due to both Barca and West Ham having to sanction a transfer, according to the London Evening Standard.  …

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Manchester United To Drop Down In Champions League Rankings

Manchester United are currently focusing on regaining  their Top 4 status, but if they manage to achieve it they may find themselves shunted down the pecking order on their return to Champions League football. ESPN has reported that Manchester United could drop down the rankings for Champions League seeding if they do indeed manage to qualify for next season’s competition. They …

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One Night in Hannover…

Conor Heffernan looks back at the time Ireland faced up to the world champions prior to the 1994 World Cup. This coming Tuesday will see the Republic of Ireland face off against the mighty Germans once more and hopes for an Irish victory are well…non-existent. This time two years ago saw Germany humiliate Ireland with a 6-1 defeat in Dublin …

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Aston Villa Star: Roy Keane Has Helped Players To Focus

Aston Villa have had a better than expected opening to their season and this early solidity which sees the Villains in a mid-table position is probably something Keane himself is more focused on than the recent talk concerning his second autobiography.  Aston Villa midfielder Charles N’Zogbia has heaped praise on Roy Keane and how he is influencing Villa’s training methods in particular Speaking to the Mirror, he said …

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Chelsea In For German Defender

Rumour has it that Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho is keen to land Stuttgart defender Antonio Rudiger, but faces serious competition to secure his signature. Chelsea are one of number of sides looking to land Stuttgart defender Antonio Rudiger, according to the Express. The German had previously been linked with Manchester United while the player himself spoke highly of the Red Devils …

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Three Horse Race In Last Weekend of FAWSL

Sarah Fitzpatrick previews the crucial weekend in the FAWSL. upcomingLast season it was all too easy for Liverpool in the FA Women’s Super League as they won the league by five points and seemed like clear favourites throughout the season. Liverpool were favourites to retain the title again this season but it has been unbelievably competitive in 2014 with three teams …

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A-League Preview Part 1

This weekend sees the kick-off of A-League Season 10. It’s come a long way in a short space of time, and this year promises to be a highly competitive campaign so Gavin Bergin is here to preview this season’s A-League. Melbourne City (formerly Melbourne Heart until being bought out and re-branded by Man City’s owners) join the likes of reigning champs …

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Jorge Mendes Dashes Hopes Of Manchester United Return For Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo’s agent Jorge Mendes has stated that the Portuguese superstar will finish his career in the Spanish capital. The 29-year-old had been linked with a return to Manchester United next summer but the Madeira born player’s agent Jorge Mendes has stated that Ronaldo will finish his career with the La Liga giants. “Cristiano Ronaldo will retire at Real Madrid …

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Rumours: Arsenal Linked With Move For PSG Midfielder

Arsenal have been linked with a  January move for PSG midfielder Yohan Cabaye, who is unsettled in Paris due to a lack of playing time. The former Newcastle United midfielder would add Premier League experience to the Gunners midfield who are now set to miss German midfielder Mesut Ozil for 12 weeks after he suffered a knee ligament injury. Cabaye …

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Harry Redknapp Missed Out On Suarez When At Tottenham

Current Queens Park Rangers boss Harry Reknapp has revealed in his new book that he almost landed Patrick Vieira and Luis Suarez during his stint as Tottenham Hotspur manager. Harry Redknapp, who famously took umbrage at a Sky Sports reporter for suggesting he was a wheeler dealer, has been lifting the lid on some of the deals he was involved …

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Liverpool Forward To Stay Put Claims Agent

Liverpool forward Fabio Borini who was previously on loan at Sunderland looks like he won’t be going out on loan again anytime soon, according to Borini’s agent, following interest over the summer in which Liverpool agreed fees from both the Wearside club as well as QPR, according to reports. Borini put in some impressive displays last season for Sunderland, appearing in …

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19 Guys You Always See At Five-A-Side

For some, an hour on the AstroTurf is the equivalent of the World Cup Final. Here are 19 guys you will always experience during your five-a-side career. 1.  The Organiser The organiser has more contacts than a phone book. Will do his utmost to ensure the game goes ahead, regardless of standard. Always liable to turn up with a car full of people that nobody …

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Barclays Report: Manchester United Are Biggest Spenders

A report has shown that Manchester United are running the largest individual deficit in the Premier League, writes Dan O’Mahony. Barclays has published a report on the trade balance between the leagues in various countries, and the high flying Premier League is running the biggest deficit. As the dust settles on this summer’s transfer window dealings Barclays have published a report on …

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Arsenal Linked With PSG Striker

Edinson Cavani could be making the move to Arsenal as early as January with the North London club following on from their interest this summer. Arsenal would have to be pay around £55 million to land the 27-year-old, making him Arsenal’s record signing should he move, according to reports in Metro. Although Cavani’s record this season appears good with three goals …

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World Transfer Records No.15 – John Sewell to Sheffield Wednesday

As we continue to count down the world transfer records since the introduction of the professional game, Karl Graham takes us back to 1951 and John Sewell’s transfer from Notts County to Sheffield Wednesday.  Ever since the introduction of professionalism in football by the English FA in 1885, there have been 43 world transfer records. Over the next few months, Karl …

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Premier League TV Schedule Announced For Festive Period

BT Sports and Sky Sports have announced their live Premier League fixtures during the festive period with 25 games set to be televised between December and New Year’s Day. The fixture list includes a triple header on the the 26th of December, the 28th and New Year’s Day. Liverpool fans will be able to see their side in action in …

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Ex-Newcastle Star Misses England, Unhappy With PSG

Ex-Newcastle United midfielder Yohan Cabaye has had a difficult start to life at PSG and is struggling to nail down a regular starting place this season.  He has only started four of PSG’s nine games since the beginning of this season and speaking to L’Equipe he expresses his feelings about the current situation. “When I am on the pitch, I feel it is …

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