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Stephen Ireland: “I Was the Best Player on the Pitch by a Country Mile. Messi Was Playing.”

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Stephen Ireland is plotting a return to football. Ireland is 33 and has not played professionally since 2018. But the former Manchester City and Stoke City midfielder hopes to one day earn another professional contract and even play for the Republic of Ireland again. His last contract was with Bolton Wanderers two years ago. The midfielder announced his intentions in …

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Paul Scholes Speaks About The Four Star Players He Thought Were About To Join Man United

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Paul Scholes has been speaking about some of the high-profile players Manchester United almost signed during his time with the club, including Ronaldinho. Scholes has said that Man United missed out on players such as Arjen Robben, Damien Duff and Harry Kewell, as well as Ronaldinho. The former England midfielder revealed that the United squad were under the impression that …

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Barcelona Hijack Move For Man United Target Bruno Fernandes

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Barcelona are reportedly in talks over a deal to sign Manchester United target Bruno Fernandes from Sporting Lisbon.  United are currently in the midst of a high profile battle to sign the 25-year-old midfielder but despite reports claiming that Fernandes is open to the move to Manchester, talks have stalled due to a disagreement over a fee. The Premier League …

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Former Irish Underage International Joins Aston Villa From Barcelona

Once capped at U16 level for Ireland, talented striker Louie Barry has joined Premier League side Aston Villa following a spell in Spain with Barcelona. Barry featured for the Boys in Green before switching his international allegiances to England, the country of his birth, where he has played at U15, U16 and U17 level. The 16-year-old joined Barcelona during the …

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Jamie Carragher: I’d Love To See Liverpool Re-Sign Coutinho

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***Originally published on July 24. Jamie Carragher has said that he would love to see Philippe Coutinho return to Liverpool this summer. Coutinho was a fan favourite at Anfield during his five years at the club, scoring 54 goals in 201 games before his move to Barcelona in January 2018. The Catalan club paid £142m for the midfielder. Liverpool used …

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Barcelona Offer PSG €100m And Two Players For Neymar

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Barcelona have made Paris Saint-Germain an offer they could find very hard to refuse. According to Sky Sports, the Catalan club have offered €100m and two players for Neymar. PSG can select two players from a list of six Barca stars, including Ousmane Dembele, Philippe Coutinho, Ivan Rakitic, Malcom, Samuel Umtiti and Nelson Semedo. They could earn back half the …

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Messi Brace Helps Barca Ease Past Liverpool In Semi-Final Clash

Lionel Messi’s Barcelona were just too much for Liverpool in today’s Champions League semi-final as they left with a dominant 3-0 victory. You could really get a sense of the stakes on offer here as Barcelona met Liverpool in today’s Champions League semi-final and it showed in the exhilarating early exchanges. An electric opening half hour was highlighted by moments …

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Strengths, Weaknesses & Key Men: Analysing CL’s Last Four

With the Champions League’s last four decided we analysed each of the teams vying for European glory this season. _____ Liverpool How They Got Here: Liverpool did excellently to negotiate a difficult group containing PSG, Napoli and Red Star Belgrade. The Reds finished second, just ahead of the Italian side on goals scored. They won three games, beating each team …

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