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Manchester United’s Eric Bailly Recommends New Signing To Jose Mourinho

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 24: Jose Mourinho, Manager of Manchester United gives Eric Bailly of Manchester United and Antonio Valencia of Manchester United instructions during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Leicester City at Old Trafford on September 24, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Manchester United are busy planning for next summer with rumours continuing as to whom Jose Mourinho may be after to further strengthen his squad as he aims to return Manchester United to the summit of English football. United defender Eric Bailly has offered his opinion on whom Mourinho should be signing and has recommended his International teammate, Ivory Coast international …

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LIverpool To Fast-Track Sadio Mané’s Return Ahead Of Chelsea Clash

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 27: Sadio Mane of Liverpool evades Gianelli Imbula of Stoke City during the Premier League match between Liverpool and Stoke City at Anfield on December 27, 2016 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

The most positive result of Liverpool’s Saturday came thousands of miles away from Anfield, as Sadio Mané’s Senegal crashed out of the African Cup of Nations. Mané missed the decisive penalty in a 5-4 shootout loss to Cameroon as the Lions of Teranga exited surprisingly at the quarter-final stage. What is Senegal’s loss is Liverpool’s gain, however, and the Reds …

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United Fans Panic As Key Defender Is Ruled Out For A Month

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Manchester United fans have not reacted happily to news that Ivory Coast centre-back Eric Bailly could spend up to a month on the sidelines after the 22-year-old helped Côte d’Ivoire qualify for the 2017 African Cup Of Nations on Saturday. The Elephants played out 1-1 draw with Sierra Leone in Bouaké yesterday and the result means that the Ivory Coast will have an opportunity to defend their …

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Watch: Manchester City’s Iheanacho Scores Wonder Goal In Nigeria Win

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - AUGUST 24: Kelechi Iheanacho of Manchester City reacts during the UEFA Champions League Play-off Second Leg match between Manchester City and Steaua Bucharest at Etihad Stadium on August 24, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Manchester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho scored a wonder goal in Nigeria’s 1-0 win over Tanzania in the Super Eagles’ final African Cup of Nations qualifier in Uyo. Iheanacho’s 78th minute strike ensured that Nigeria maintained their undefeated record against Tanzania who finished in third place in Group G with just one point from four games. The wonder strike marked Iheanacho’s fourth goal in six …

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VIDEO: Ivory Coast Win AFCON….Didier Drogba Goes Crazy

Didier Drogba went a little bit mad as the Ivory Coast secured a 9-8 penalty shootout victory over Ghana to secure the African Cup of Nations.    There was no bitterness on show in the Drogba household as Ivory Coast ended their long wait for a trophy last night. Didier Drogba, footballer, peacemaker and all round hero in the Ivory …

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