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Leicester City’s Magic Now A Disappearing Act

SUNDERLAND, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 03: Andy King (C) of Leicester City reacts after missing a chance during the Premier League match between Sunderland and Leicester City at Stadium of Light on December 3, 2016 in Sunderland, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Leicester City could be the first team in Premier League history to be relegated as champions. But where has it all gone wrong for the Foxes? Last season’s stunningly bizarre triumph appears to be a distant memory as Claudio Ranieri’s men sit just two points above the drop zone. 13 points from 14 games is a woeful return. This is a team that …

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Celtic Boss Rodgers Explains How Rashford’s Meteoric Rise Has Its Negatives

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 19: Carl Jenkinson of Arsenal (L) attempts to tackle Marcus Rashford of Manchester United (R) during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Brendan Rodgers says that too much money in English football is hampering the development of younger players such as Marcus Rashford. The former Liverpool boss believes that it is money which is responsible for last season’s breakthrough talent having amassed just eight domestic starts this season under Jose Mourinho. Speaking at a post-game press conference at the Etihad, Rodgers insisted that the Premier …

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Graphics Highlight PSG’s Strengths And Manchester City’s Weaknesses

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - APRIL 12: Kevin de Bruyne of Manchester City (3L) celebrates with team mates in front of the crowd as he scores their first goal during the UEFA Champions League quarter final second leg match between Manchester City FC and Paris Saint-Germain at the Etihad Stadium on April 12, 2016 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Tuesday night’s Champions League quarter-finals were set up to ensure an interesting evening. Manchester City had the benefit of two away goals for their second leg against Paris St. Germain. However, the last English team left in the competition have been anything but solid at the back since the injury to captain Vincent Kompany. Before the second leg, City had managed …

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