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RSC Anderlecht Inspection – A Look at Man United’s Europa League Opponents

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM - NOVEMBER 03: RSC Anderlecht players celebrate in front of the fans after the UEFA Europa League Group C match between RSC Anderlecht and 1. FSV Mainz 05 at Constant Vanden Stock Stadium on November 3, 2016 in Brussels, Belgium. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

RSC Anderlecht stand between Manchester United and the Europa League semi-final, but what sort of a threat do the Belgians pos to Jose Mourinho’s side? With a place in the Premier League top four far from certain, Manchester United’s best hope at qualifying for next season’s Champion’s League looks set to be winning the continent’s secondary competition, the Europa League. …

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Arsenal Striker Best In The Premier League, According To One Telling Stat

BOURNEMOUTH, ENGLAND - JANUARY 03: Olivier Giroud of Arsenal and Steve Cook of AFC Bournemouth compete for the ball during the Premier League match between AFC Bournemouth and Arsenal at Vitality Stadium on January 3, 2017 in Bournemouth, England. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)

This was always going to be a stellar Premier League season. The touchline troupe was expected to grab much of the headlines and it’s fair to say that they haven’t disappointed. Pep Guardiola’s petulant post-match interviews are only the latest in a string of intriguing stories concerning the coaches in question. The English media has already delighted in the depression …

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Opinion: The Top Five Premier League Signings Of The Summer So Far

This summer’s transfer window has blown hot and cold so far with a number of clubs in the world having already purchased players who can spearhead their team to glory next season. Paul Pogba’s ongoing saga aside, Brazilian striker Hulk has been one of the most eye-catching transfers to date – leaving Zenit St Petersburg for Shanghai SIPG for the not-so-insignificant fee of £45 million. …

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A Starting XI Made Up Of This Summer’s Best Premier League Buys

<> at Aon Training Complex on July 1, 2016 in Manchester, England.

The transfer window is a period of uncertainty, insecurity, exaggeration, procrastination, exorbitant transfer valuations and, inevitably, panic. I find that the further into the summer you go, the more money a team is willing to part with in order to get the player they so desperately ‘need’. A glance at David Moyes’ farcical delving into the transfer window, the Fernando …

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Opinion: The Positions In Which Manchester United Still Need To Upgrade

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 21: Manchester United players celebrae during The Emirates FA Cup Final match between Manchester United and Crystal Palace at Wembley Stadium on May 21, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths - The FA/The FA via Getty Images)

After the gigantic mess of the last two summers, Manchester United are getting their business done early this year. Already through the door are defender Eric Bailly and striker Zlatan Ibrahimović, with Armenian attacker Henrikh Mkhitaryan on the verge of being confirmed as new Manchester United manager José Mourinho’s third major signing. That said, while those three signings go some …

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UEFA Release Ultimate Team of the Year: The All-Time XI

This All-Time XI selection is sure to cause some heated debate. The award itself started in 2001 and as such, only those who have featured most over the years since make up the all-time squad of 18. This explains how the likes of Cafu, Roberto Carlos and Paolo Maldini didn’t make it in to the team (they only featured in ‘Teams of the Year’ twice in total since …

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XI Legends That Never Won The Champions League

This week’s Champions League football has inspired a walk down memory lane. The destination? An all-time best XI to never life the hallowed cup.  GK: Gianluigi Buffon (Italy) Buffon will easily go down as one of the greatest keepers of all time as he comes into his twentieth season as a professional footballer. The Italian keeper has had plenty of …

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