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Barcelona Legends Villa & Iniesta To Reunite In Japan


Former Spain and Barcelona striker David Villa has announced that he has signed with J-League’s Vissel Kobe, joining his former teammate Andres Iniesta. Villa tweeted a video, showing his successful work with New York City FC, before receiving a phone call that took him to Japan. “Hola japon. Hola Vissel Kobe,” he said in the clip, which showed him in …

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A-League Roundup Week 4 – Wanderers Champions Of Asia

In what has been a historic week in the A-League with Western Sydney Wanderers winning the Asian Champions League, Gavin Bergin discusses this and all the other action from week four. The story of Western Sydney Wanderers’ success in the Asian Champions League will live long in the memory of Australian football fans. They are the first Australian club to …

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A-League Roundup Week 2 – Sydney Is Sky Blue

Gavin Bergin gives the run-down of all the action from a busy week of action in the A-League.  The Sydney Derby. It doesn’t have quite the same ring to it as the Milan Derby, El Clásico, El Superclásico, Old Firm, Merseyside or Manchester Derby. Yet you’d be hard pressed to find a match with as good an atmosphere as was …

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A-League Roundup Week 1 – Duffer Delights

We’re off and running in A-League Season 10. After all the build up and what felt like a never ending pre-season, this was the real thing – preceded with an excellent montage of the highlights of A-League seasons past. All week long the question had been whether star man David Villa would start for Melbourne City. In the end, he …

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A-League Preview Part 1

This weekend sees the kick-off of A-League Season 10. It’s come a long way in a short space of time, and this year promises to be a highly competitive campaign so Gavin Bergin is here to preview this season’s A-League. Melbourne City (formerly Melbourne Heart until being bought out and re-branded by Man City’s owners) join the likes of reigning champs …

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Manchester City Want To Extend Lampard Loan Deal

Manchester City are hoping to extend the loan deal agreed between themselves and New York City Football Club to keep Frank Lampard until March rather than January as had been agreed between the sister clubs. Rumours have been circulating that Manchester City want to extend the loan period they have agreed for Frank Lampard from New York City Football Club until the Major League Soccer season …

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Assessing The International Futures Of Spain’s Stars

Many going into this World Cup had tracked the form of the Spain and Barcelona teams in the last 18 months and surmised that this summer’s extravaganza in Brazil would represent a dying of the Spanish light. As it happens, it turned out to be worse than they had feared and we have witnessed a total blackout. The exit at …

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Spain’s Demise At World Cup 2014 – A New Beginning

As the dust settles from Wednesday night’s horror show, Spain, defending champions, are well and truly out of the World Cup. A 2-0 loss to a spirited Chile side, plus their 5-1 thumping versus the Dutch, means with a game remaining in the group stage it’s ‘Hasta Luego Espana’. The media both at home and all over the world, as it …

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Football Transfer Rumours – June 5th 2014

The transfer rumours are continuing to roll in as conflicting reports emerge regarding the future of Cesc Fabregas. With persistent rumours of a departure from Barcelona, Fabregas is in high demand. He is being strongly linked with a return to the Premier League but a final destination is still far from certain. Here is a roundup of this story and …

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