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An XI Of Active Footballers Who Have Played For Two Nations

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - JULY 22: Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic (4) during the first half of the International Champions Cup soccer game between Barcelona and Juventus on July 22, 2017, at Met Life Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ. (Photo by Rich Graessle/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

In the past, footballers have jumped nationality on a couple of occasions. Ireland have a long tradition of turning to players with underage caps for England and, more recently, Northern Ireland. However, Ireland is certainly not the only country which avails of eligibility rules. At one time, players could switch quite freely between national teams, with the likes of Alfredo …

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Bournemouth Sign Chelsea Goalkeeper Asmir Begovic

Bournemouth LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 28: Asmir Begovic of Chelsea in action during the Emirates FA Cup fourth round match between Chelsea and Brentford at Stamford Bridge on January 28, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Asmir Begovic returns for a second stint at Bournemouth. The Bosnia and Herzegovina international signed with AFC Bournemouth today for a reported fee of £10 million. The deal has been quoted as long term, per  Sky Sports. The exact length of contract has yet to be specified, however. @asmir1 ? We're delighted to announce that @asmir1 will join us from @ChelseaFC …

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Five Goalkeepers Liverpool Could Sign This Summer

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MARCH 19: Jurgen Klopp, Manager of Liverpool looks on during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Liverpool at Etihad Stadium on March 19, 2017 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

If you look at the list of Premier League winners and the players who have collected winner’s medals over the years, one of the stand out things you would notice is the quality of goalkeepers who have been at the heart of teams to claim the ultimate prize in English football. Peter Schmeichel, David Seaman, Edwin Van der Sar, Petr …

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Chelsea Aiming To Sign Four Players On Deadline Day Including £30m Moussa Dembélé [Sky Sports]

COBHAM, ENGLAND - JANUARY 06: Antonio Conte, Chelsea mananger, is pictured during a press conference at Chelsea Training Ground on January 6, 2017 in Cobham, England. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

After a month of relative inactivity in this transfer window, Chelsea have suddenly sprung into action. Antonio Conte’s side have a significant points cushion at the top of the Premier League table, but that seemingly won’t stop the manager from trying to bolster his squad – with Sky Sports (among others) claiming that they have expressed in, or are already …

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Six Players That Have 12 Hours To Seal Deadline Day Transfers

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The January transfer window closes at 11 pm on Tuesday night, bringing an end to the rumour carnival for another few months. In truth, it’s been a quiet window generally, with the title chasers happy to stick with what they have and relegation battlers thwarted in their attempts to strengthen (with the exception of Hull, who have signed four and …

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Five Players That Could Make Transfer Deadline Day Moves

Transfer Deadline WEST BROMWICH, ENGLAND - MARCH 19: Robbie Brady of Norwich City celebrates his team's 1-0 win in the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Norwich City at The Hawthorns on March 19, 2016 in West Bromwich, United Kingdom. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

With the transfer window’s deadline almost upon us, a number of late Premier League moves could come through before the time elapses. Some rumours that have been ongoing for weeks could finally become reality as players, managers and agents endure one of the most hectic and exciting times of the year. With Branislav Ivanovic set to seal a move to …

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Chelsea Line Up Celtic Goalkeeper As Begovic Replacement

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - DECEMBER 31: Craig Gordon of Celtic walks among smokes as a flare is thrown in after Celtic's first goal during the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match between Rangers and Celtic at Ibrox Stadium on December 31, 2016 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Mark Runnacles/Getty Images)

Chelsea are reportedly targeting Celtic goalkeeper Craig Gordon to replace Asmir Begovic, as reported by The Telegraph. Rumours have abounded for much of January linking Begovic with fellow Premier League side Bournemouth. Begovic has made do with precious few starts at Chelsea given the presence of Thibaut Courtois in the side and a move to the Cherries should see the 29-year-old enjoy …

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Is Chelsea’s Solid Defensive Unit Falling Apart?

Last season, Chelsea cruised to Premier League glory as they had a defensive unit which was incredibly difficult to break down. Players such as Hazard and Costa would have taken the glory for their Premier League success but Chelsea’s defensive ability led to them only losing three Premier League games last season. Mourinho’s squad looks very similar this season but …

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