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Pep Guardiola To Take Over At Manchester City Next Season

Manchester City look to be continuing their love affair with the Barcelona philosophy, albeit with a slight detour via Munich.  After having already recruited a former Barca sporting director as well as the Catalan club’s vice president in charge of economic affairs, City are said to be continuing that trend by employing Barca’s ex-coach, Pep Guardiola. BeIN Sports have today …

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Liverpool Still In Race To Sign Manchester United Target Pedro

Pedro, of Barcelona

With reports this morning suggesting Manchester United are in line to match Barcelona man Pedro’s release clause of £21 million, we are also learning that the 27-year-old is still being tracked by Liverpool. Mundo Deportivo claim the Reds have rejoined the race for the talented frontman and are themselves willing to table a bid. According to Talksport, that bid ‘is expected in the coming …

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How Wolfsburg Can Help Bayern Munich Conquer Europe

Premier Leg

Pep Guardiola’s managerial ability cannot be called into question. He has a record that is bordering on ludicrous and in just six years of management has almost cemented his place among the all-time greats. So why then, are doubts surrounding him setting in? Why are certain people starting to believe that unless he delivers Champions League success, and soon, to Bayern …

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Arsenal Target Barcelona Defensive Midfielder

Arsenal are now said to have thrown their hat in the ring for the services of young Barcelona native Sergi Samper.  The 20-year-old is considered one of Europe’s best emerging young midfielders and with a CV boasting four first team appearances already as well as having graduated from La Masia academy, this could be a another successful deal between the two clubs. Even …

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Chelsea Target Pedro Says Barcelona Have Had Offers For Him

Barcelona forward Pedro says that the Catalan club have had offers for him, as reported by Sky Sports.  “It’s true, we agreed to reduce the value of the buyout clause and it’s true there are offers,” Pedro said. “I don’t want to think about the future, I want to rest, remain calm, start pre-season on Wednesday with the squad and we …

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The Top 5 Most Ridiculous Transfer Rumours Of All Time

The summer creates a whirlwind of transfer rumours that can at times get ever so slightly out of hand. Here we take a look at some of the most ridiculous proposed moves past & present transfer windows have provided us with. _____ 5. Jay Bothroyd To Serie A’s Big Guns Jay Bothroyd was something of an enigma in that he seemed …

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Barcelona Are Clear Favourites To Sign Paul Pogba

Paul Pogba

Barcelona presidental candidate Joan Laporta could turn out to be the Kingmaker. Two different sources today suggest that Barcelona’s interest in Juventus’ Paul Pogba could soon come to fruition. The midfield dynamo’s agent Mino Raiola has good relations with Laporta according to Sky Sports. Laporta is quoted as saying: “We feel that the key to a potential signing of Pogba is Mino …

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LEAKED: Barcelona’s Light Blue 2015/16 Third Kit

Barcelona really are pushing the boat out this season with some of their jersey designs. Having already officially released their home kit, which features hoops instead of vertical lines, in what was a radical and largely unwelcome move by Barca purists, images are emerging of a distinctive, if anything, rumoured third kit. Footyheadlines.com have revealed one of the first images …

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Graphic: Map Of Europe By Domestic Champions

After a long, hard season we’ve seen ups and downs, shocks and surprises but only one team can lay claim to the crown of national champions.  To make that list of champions just a little easier to take in, the good folks at Sky Sport Austria have put together a map of Europe which includes every domestic champion. One of …

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VIDEO: Barcelona Striker Neymar Shows Off Crazy Skills Against Peru

Barcelona’s Neymar was at it again last night as Brazil won out against Peru in their opening game of the Copa America. Neymar is well-known by now for his audacious attempts at trickery, even feeling the wrath of Athletic Bilbao players last month, when he attempted a trick during the Copa del Rey final, which many found to be unsporting. The 23-year-old clearly …

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Chelsea’s Hazard Ranks Ahead Of Ronaldo In World’s Top 50 Most Expensive Players

We consistently hear of player valuations and what a club is willing to pay to sign their ‘top transfer target’. Sometimes it sounds like a bargain while more often than not an eye-watering amount of cash is exchanged. However, to put a little more accuracy into players’ valuations, the Football Observatory – a research unit within the International Centre for Sports …

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VIDEO: Top 10 Jaw-Dropping Goals From The 2014/15 Champions League

This season’s Champions League has provided football fans across the globe with a plethora of entertainment. To celebrate some of the finest moments from this season’s tournament, UEFA have put together a jaw-dropping montage of the top ten Champions League goals this year. The clips include some of the finest finishers in world football at work, such as Lionel Messi, Luis …

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BREAKING: Barcelona’s Treble-Winning Coach Enrique Is Staying Put

Speaking today, Barcelona’s President, Josep Maria Bartomeu, confirmed that Barca’s La Liga, Champions League and Copa del Rey-winning manager, Luis Enrique, would be staying on at the Camp Nou until 2017. This means he extends his current contract at the Catalan club by one year. President Bartomeu has announced Luis Enrique’s contract extension for another season #FCBLive — FC Barcelona (@FCBarcelona) June 9, …

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Have A Look At This Sevilla XI Worth €210 Million

Since 2005 eleven Sevilla players have been sold on to other clubs for a combined value of €210 million. Stars such as Ivan Rakitic and Dani Alves, who both just won the treble with Barcelona with their Champions League final win over Juventus, were previously based at Spanish side Sevilla. Alves signed for the Catalan giants in 2008, winning three Champions …

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3 Football-Related Items You Could Buy = Fifa Film’s Opening Weekend Take

Embroiled in controversy over the past coupe of weeks, Fifa’s image has not grown positively with the release of a movie three-quarters funded by football’s governing body. According to The Guardian, the film, worth $25-32 millon and entitled ‘United Passions’, made a staggeringly low $607 in its opening weekend, with one of the ten cinemas it was screened in reporting they sold one …

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