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Real Madrid: How Zinedine Zidane Killed The Galactico Era

MADRID, SPAIN - JANUARY 05: Newly appointed manager of Real Madrid Zinedine Zidane looks on during a Real Madrid press conference at Valdebebas training ground on January 5, 2016 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images)

Real Madrid president Florentino Pérez seems to have finally worked out that there are some battles you just cannot win. He has taken on managers with almost spiteful regularity in the past – including sacking three previous Champions League winners over his two spells in charge – but he has met his match in current head coach Zinedine Zidane. There is …

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Ranked: The Ten Most Expensive Transfers Ever

Juventus' forward Gonzalo Higuain from Argentina holds his jersey at the Juventus' headquarter in Turin on July 27, 2016.

Paul Pogba is set to become the most expensive player of all time when he completes his move from Juventus to Manchester United. The French international will return to the club that let him leave for nothing in the summer of 2012, bringing an end to one of the most tedious transfer sagas in living memory when it does happen. When …

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Manchester United’s Ten Most Expensive Signings Ranked

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - AUGUST 31: Wayne Rooney poses for photographs with a Manchester United scarf after signing for Manchester United on August 31, 2004 at Old Trafford in Manchester, England. (Photo by Matthew Peters/Manchester United via Getty Images)

With Manchester United reportedly willing to pay as much as £100m to re-sign French international Paul Pogba, that deal would emphatically smash their current transfer record. The current record stands at £59.7m, the figure paid to Real Madrid in exchange for Ángel Di María in 2014. While that particular deal did not work out, Manchester United’s record with spending large amounts …

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Chelsea To Resist Calls To Sell Star Midfielder In The Summer

MILTON KEYNES, ENGLAND - JANUARY 31: Eden Hazard of Chelsea in action during The Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Milton Keynes Dons and Chelsea at Stadium mk on January 31, 2016 in Milton Keynes, England. (Photo by Pete Norton/Getty Images)

Chelsea playmaker Eden Hazard has been having a rough time of it of late. The 25 year old Belgian international has been having arguably his worst season as a professional footballer – certainly the least productive in his four years at Stamford Bridge – and the campaign reached its nadir when he was roundly jeered by his own fans during …

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‘Worried’ Ander Herrera Wants Showdown With Louis Van Gaal

The frustrated Spaniard is to discuss his future at Manchester United with manager Louis van Gaal according to The Star. Red Devils fan favourite Ander Herrera is to seek a ‘meeting’ of sorts with the autocratic Dutchman in a bid to address his lack of game-time. Upon his arrival last season, the midfielder provided a much needed attacking outlet – …

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Memphis Risks Repeating Angel Di Maria’s Mistakes Warns Louis van Gaal

Louis van Gaal has added to the mounting pressure on young Memphis. The winger has been warned to shape up or follow Angel di Maria out of Old Trafford, according to Steve Bates of the Sunday People. Argentinian star Di Maria signed a five-year deal with Manchester United for a transfer fee of £59.7 million, the fifth most expensive transfer of all time and the highest fee ever …

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Di Maria Tops Most Unwanted Jersey List In Summer Shirt Amnesty

In a summer shirt amnesty organised by Carling, it was one of Manchester United’s transfers out of the club which claimed a less than coveted prize of the most unwanted jersey.  The whole idea of the promotion was to help out fans who had bought a jersey with the name of their favourite player before they decided to leave during the summer’s transfer window. …

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Watch: Angel Di Maria Pings Top Corner With First Goal For PSG

It didn’t quite work out for Angel Di Maria at Manchester United but there is no doubting that the Argentine still has it. Di Maria signed for the Old Trafford giants in the summer of 2014 for a record breaking sum of £59.7m. However, less than 12 months later, he was leaving for Paris after an underwhelming debut season in …

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Man United Lining Up £73M Bid For Another Bayern Munich Target

It’s been heavily reported that Manchester United were interested in tempting Bayern Munich frontman Thomas Muller to Old Trafford this summer, however now an altogether different Bayern target has emerged.   Dutch daily De Telegraaf, who have in the past broken the stories of Louis van Gaal’s arrival at Old Trafford as well as Memphis Depay’s signing, claim that a £73 million move …

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Manchester United To Sign Argentine Star For £28 Million This Week

Manchester United have been to the forefront of transfer speculation today due to developments around the David de Gea situation, however the Old Trafford outfit are also now said to be in line to sign Benfica midfielder Nico Gaitan, according to Portugal-based daily A Bola.  The deal for the Argentina international is said to be worth £28 million and is to be finalised by …

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Manchester United To Complete Two More Signings Before Window Closes

Manchester United will kick off their Premier League campaign this afternoon against Tottenham Hotspurs with a squad that may not exactly be the finished article. Speaking to the press on Friday, Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal revealed a serious amount of blockbuster news with the press going into overdrive over the exclusion of David De Gea from The Red …

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