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‘MCN’ Combine As PSG Continue Perfect Start To Season

Kylian Mbappe again made a decisive contribution as Paris Saint-Germain’s superstar front three combined for the goals in a 3-1 win over Angers in Ligue 1 on Saturday. On his first start since winning the World Cup with France, Mbappe volleyed in PSG’s crucial second goal just after the break at the Parc des Princes, and he then set up …

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Cavani Fires Uruguay Into Last Eight As Ronaldo Dream Ends

Edinson Cavani scored twice as Uruguay shattered Cristiano Ronaldo’s World Cup dream with a 2-1 victory over Portugal here Saturday. Paris Saint-Germain striker Cavani curled home a superb 62nd-minute winner to settle a thrilling second round duel in Sochi which sends Uruguay into a quarter-final against France next Friday.  Cavani had already put Uruguay in front early on, only for …

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Three Big Questions From Uruguay’s Last-Gasp Victory Over Egypt

during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group A match between Egypt and Uruguay at Ekaterinburg Arena on June 15, 2018 in Yekaterinburg, Russia.

Uruguay began their 2018 World Cup campaign in dramatic fashion with a late 1-0 victory over Egypt on Friday afternoon. Having huffed and puffed for the majority of the match, it looked as though the Egyptian backline would hold out, but a bullet header from central defender Jose Gimenez finally broke the deadlock in the 89th minute. Despite picking up …

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Edinson Cavani Opens Up On Problems With Neymar After Penalty Dispute

The early excitement of PSG’s season after bringing on board two superstar recruits was overshadowed by a spat between forwards. Edinson Cavani arrived at the club in 2013, and following Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s departure in 2016, was the Ligue 1 side’s main man up front. The purchase of Neymar last summer caused much initial consternation, however. He and Cavani reportedly had …

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Watch: Neymar Sent Off In Farcical Circumstances Against Marseille

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Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar saw red in bizarre fashion on Sunday night, as tempers flared in his side’s 2-2 draw at Marseille. The 25-year-old has made a strong start to life at the Parc des Prince since making a world-record €220m move from Barcelona this past summer (and even scored PSG’s opening goal just after the half-hour mark) but has …

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Video: Kylian Mbappe Impresses With Neat Finish On PSG Debut

Life at PSG has gotten off to the perfect start for Kylian Mbappe, with the forward scoring on his debut in a 5-1 win away to Metz on Friday night. The young forward has joined the club on an initial season-long loan deal before joining Unai Emery’s side permanently next summer for a fee in the region of £165 million. PSG took …

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Manchester United Chasing Europe’s Most Potent Striker [Report]

LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 23: Edinson Cavani of PSG looks on during the UEFA Champions League Group A match between Arsenal FC and Paris Saint-Germain at the Emirates Stadium on November 23, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Having already signed Zlatan Ibrahimovic from Paris Saint Germain on a free in the summer, Manchester United are again looking to the French capital for more firepower it seems.  According to The Express, United are looking at bringing in Edinson Cavani if he cannot strike a deal with his current club. The report states that the Ligue 1 giants have …

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Arsenal Fans Rue Missed Opportunity As Twitter Reacts To PSG Draw

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Arsenal fans were left wondering ‘what if’ as an equaliser from Lucas Moura prevented the Gunners from topping Group A going into the final round of fixtures in the Champions League. Edinson Cavani had slid the Parisians into the lead after a fine pass from Blaise Matuidi, but Alexis Sanchez was fouled in the box on the stroke of half-time …

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Watch: Alexis Sanchez Scores Two Absolute Screamers For Chile Allaying Fitness Concerns

Chile v Australia: Group B - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil

Alexis Sanchez was believed to be carrying a hamstring injury. Late last week Arsenal fans were cursing both the international break and their so called “November curse”, as rumours circulated over the fitness of Alexis Sanchez. The attacker missed last week’s draw with Colombia, causing Arsene Wenger to demand his release from the Chilean squad and an immediate return to …

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