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World Cup 2018: Best XI From The Second Round Of Group Matches

NIZHNY NOVGOROD, RUSSIA - JUNE 24: Harry Kane of England celebrates after scoring his team's fifth goal during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group G match between England and Panama at Nizhny Novgorod Stadium on June 24, 2018 in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia. (Photo by Maja Hitij - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images)

At this point, a handful of players have started singling themselves out as potential stars of this World Cup. Interestingly, many of the high profile players that were slated to take the tournament by storm, while (as usual) a crop of previously unheralded or even relatively unknown quantities have been making names for themselves and driving their national sides on …

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Five Things We Learned As World Cup Group H Was Blown Wide Open

World Cup Group H

The final, and arguably most open, group of the 2018 World Cup kicked off on Tuesday – and it already looks like a four-way battle is underway. Colombia and Poland were touted as the favourites to qualify for the knockout stages, Japan and Senegal have other ideas. Between the two matches, picking a winner from this group is now a …

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The Five Best Value For Money Signings This Summer

This summer’s transfer window has seen astronomical fees for sometimes mediocre footballers. With this in mind, we’ve picked out five transfers that we believe represent real value for money in the craziest transfer window to date. Kelechi Iheanacho – Manchester City to Leicester City – £25M At the age of 20 and brimming with so much potential – Iheanacho represents …

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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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Bayern Munich Confirm James Rodríguez Signing

ARDIFF, WALES - JUNE 03: James Rodriguez of Real Madrid poses with the trophy following the UEFA Champions League Final match between Juventus and Real Madrid at the National Stadium of Wales on June 3, 2017 in Cardiff, Wales. (Photo by Chris Brunskill Ltd/Getty Images)

Bayern Munich and Real Madrid have agreed on a two-year loan deal for Colombian international James Rodríguez pending a successful medical.   The deal will see him stay at the Allianz Arena until the June 2019 upon which time Bayern will then have the opportunity to permanently buy the player. IT'S OFFICIAL! #FCBayern have signed @jamesdrodriguez on a two-year loan deal. More to follow… …

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Opinion: James Rodriguez Would Be A Luxury Signing That Manchester United Do Not Need

Manchester United

Do Manchester United really need James Rodriguez? When James Rodriguez was substituted during Real Madrid’s 4-1 win at home to Sevilla, he applauded the Real supporters who in turn gave him a standing ovation. It looks increasingly likely that this was the Colombian playmaker’s final appearance at the Bernabeu. The attacking midfielder rose to prominence at the 2014 World Cup …

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The Potential XI Chelsea Could Have After January Is Outrageously Good

Chelsea

Chelsea are already firm favourites to win the 2016/17 Premier League after establishing themselves as comfortable league leaders at Christmas, but the sale of Oscar presents the club with the opportunity to add some dangerous talent.  The Brazilian’s £60 million transfer to Shanghai Shenhua was confirmed last week and Antonio Conte has insisted he has funds at his disposal for …

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Done Deal: Chelsea Confirm £60m Sale Of Oscar To Shanghai SIPG

Oscar Chelsea

Chelsea Football Club have officially announced the departure of midfielder Oscar. The Brazilian midfielder is set to join with Shanghai SIPG once the January transfer window begins. As reported by ESPN, the deal will see Chelsea take in £60 million, making him Oscar’s most lucrative sale in their history. The deal is extremely lucrative for Oscar himself as well who will see …

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Chelsea Must Match High Asking Price In Order To Land Real Madrid Attacker [Report]

LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 17: Antonio Conte, Manager of Chelsea walks to the away dugout prior to the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Chelsea at Selhurst Park on December 17, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

One year ago, Jose Mourinho was sacked by Chelsea after falling way too close to the relegation places, and the defending champions’ future looked pretty bleak as the festive period was not high on the list of priorities of players and fans alike. Roll forward 12 months things could hardly be better.  The Blues sit six points clear at the top of the Premier League …

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