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Champions League: Who Needs What To Qualify For The Last 16?

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With just one more round of Champions League group stage matches to get through, the knockout stages are already beginning to take shape. In all, eight of the last sixteen have all been determined, with the final places being taken in matchday six next month. Of the British contingent, three are safely through, two still have a bit of work …

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Franck Ribery Is Delusional About His Own Talent According To Former Bayern Star

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After Carlo Ancelotti was sacked last week, the fallout at Bayern Munich continues with Franck Ribery the latest star to come in for criticism. Earlier this week reports in Germany suggested that Bayern Munich players were so disillusioned with Carlo Ancelotti’s methods that, prior to his sacking, they were organising secret training sessions without the Champions League winning coach. Furious …

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Carlo Ancelotti Has Been Sacked By Bayern Munich

PARIS, FRANCE - SEPTEMBER 26: Carlo Ancelotti, head coach of Bayern Muenchen talks during a press conference ahead of the UEFA Champions League Group B match against Paris Saint Germain (PSG) at Parc des Princes on September 26, 2017 in Paris, France. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Bayern Munich manager Carlo Ancelotti has left his role as manager, after an emergency meeting called by the board on Thursday afternoon. The Italian saw his side throttled 3-0 by Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday night, the latest result in a slow start (by their standards) to a season that has so far seen them drop points to Hoffenheim and Wolfsburg. …

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Best And Worst Case Scenarios For English Clubs In The Champions League Draw

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The Champions League group stage draw takes place in Monaco on Thursday evening, and for the first time ever, five Premier League sides will be involved. Liverpool joined Chelsea, Tottenham Hotspur, Manchester City and Europa League winners Manchester United in the draw by defeating Hoffenheim 6-3 on aggregate in the playoffs to end their three-year exile from the competition. With …

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FIFA Release 24-Man Shortlist For Best Player Of 2017

Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo (R) celebrates with Real Madrid's Croatian midfielder Luka Modric (L) and Real Madrid's defender Sergio Ramos after scoring during the UEFA Champions League semifinal first leg football match Real Madrid CF vs Club Atletico de Madrid at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid, on May 2, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / GERARD JULIEN (Photo credit should read GERARD JULIEN/AFP/Getty Images)

It’s that time of year again when Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo battle against each other under the pretence of it being anything other than a two-horse race for the end of season awards. With France Football and FIFA ending their partnership last year there are now two awards to be won – the former’s traditional Ballon d’Or and the …

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Six Players That Have Been Criminally Underpriced This Summer

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 13: Chris Smalling of Manchester United during The Emirates FA Cup Quarter-Final match between Chelsea and Manchester United at Stamford Bridge on March 13, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill - AMA/Getty Images)

Despite transfer fees spiralling out of control at a rate that would give most stockbrokers heart attacks, there are still some bargains to be had. Manchester City have led the way in terms of spending this summer, handing over more than £200m for the likes of Kyle Walker, Benjamin Mendy, Ederson Moraes and Bernardo Silva. The Walker and Mendy deals …

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Chelsea Barge Their Way Into The Race To Sign Renato Sanches

SINGAPORE - JULY 27: Renato Sanches of Bayern Muenchen reacts during the International Champions Cup 2017 match between Bayern Muenchen and Inter Milan at National Stadium on July 27, 2017 in Singapore, Singapore. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

With every passing day, it looks more and more like Renato Sanches will be leaving Bayern Munich – and Chelsea have made a last-ditch move to finally bring him to England. While it looked as though AC Milan would have a clear path to sign the Portugues international on loan with a view to buying him at the end of next …

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Manchester City Closing In On £50m Deal For Sanchez [The Guardian]

KAZAN, RUSSIA - JUNE 28: Alexis Sanchez of Chile gestures during the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 Semi-Final match between Portugal and Chile at Kazan Arena on June 28, 2017 in Kazan, Russia. (Photo by Robbie Jay Barratt - AMA/Getty Images)

Manchester City’s summer of no-nonsense, swift transfer dealings looks set to continue with a report in The Guardian on Wednesday indicating that the likelihood of Sanchez lining out at The Etihad regularly is higher now than ever before. Whilst Arsenal have seemingly been keen to make sure that their leading scorer would go overseas if they were forced to sell him, the …

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Watch: Every Bundesliga Club’s Best Goal From The 2016/17 Season

The Bundesliga might be dominated by three or four of its biggest clubs but beyond the Bayern Munichs and Borussia Dortmunds, there are an abundance of German top flight sides with some excellent attacking talent.  Proving this point, the Bundesliga’s official YouTube channel have gone and produced an excellent montage, which includes each side’s best goal from the 2016/17 season. Featuring …

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