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Opinion: Why International Football Is Not Actually In As Much Trouble As Fans Think

Always the man to address the hot button topics, Sky Sports’ Jamie Carragher wrote an interesting piece in his Daily Mail column this week about the state of international football. The basic tenor of the article was that the World Cup qualifying rounds no longer have any value and, after two weeks of dross, now the “real” football can re-commence. Of course, …

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Former Liverpool Star Rigobert Song Critical Following Stroke

News is breaking this morning that former Liverpool and West Ham star Rigobert Song is in a critical condition in hospital after suffering a stroke. According to the Daily Mail the 40-year-old suffered a cerebral aneurysm on Sunday and was rushed to a local hospital in Cameroon’s capital, Yaoundé. It is believed the former defender fell ill at his home …

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Manchester United Legend Scholes Pinpoints The Biggest Difference Mourinho’s Made

Manchester United

Manchester United great Paul Scholes has lavished praise on José Mourinho for his dealings in the transfer window. The 41-year-old believes that the critical difference between the turbulent David Moyes and Louis van Gaal regimes and Mourinho’s incarnation is that the Special One has only brought in players that are immediately suitable for the Premier League’s style of play. Speaking to …

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Opinion: Is It Fair To Boo Manchester City’s Raheem Sterling?

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - AUGUST 13: Manchester City player Raheem Sterling in action during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Sunderland at Etihad Stadium on August 13, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

“I paid for this seat, I’m entitled to say whatever I want!” If you’re a sports fan chances are you’ve come across this person before. The fan who mercilessly lets the rest of the stadium know his personal opinion on a particular player and won’t let sheepish looks from other supporters dissuade him from hurling as much abuse as his heart contends. …

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The World Of Football Reacts To Brexit

Britain has, in case you’ve been living under a rock for the last day, voted to leave the European Union. The result comes as a massive shock, not least given bookmakers were offering odds of 1/10 that Britain would vote Remain early yesterday, and Nigel Farage, the outspoken supporter of a Leave vote, even conceded defeat when polls closed on …

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Jamie Carragher Slams Marouane Fellaini, Hopes He Never Plays In The Premier League Again

Manchester United

English football’s two most successful clubs, Manchester United and Liverpool, have never anything other than bitter rivals. Separated by a mere 35 miles in England’s north-west, when these clubs face each other it’s almost as if a derby game. Sharing a whopping 38 top flight league titles between them, 18 to Liverpool and 20 to United, bragging rights has always …

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Jamie Carragher Hits Out At Liverpool’s Mamadou Sakho

Former Liverpool player Jamie Carragher attends a press conference with Liverpool's English captain and midfielder Steven Gerrard (not pictured) at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England on March 12, 2015 ahead of an All-Star charity match at the stadium on March 29. The match, which will feature teams made up of current and former Liverpool players as well as specially invited guests, will be played towards the end of what will be Gerrard's final season at the club before he moves to play for LA Galaxy in July. AFP PHOTO / PAUL ELLIS (Photo credit should read PAUL ELLIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Liverpool defender Mamadou Sakho has jeopardised both his and his team’s season by allegedly testing positive for a banned substance. While the French international has not been suspended either the club or UEFA, he has been with withdrawn from first team action for the time being, leaving veteran Kolo Touré – who himself served a six month ban for a …

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Ex-Liverpool Star Jamie Carragher In Explosive Row With Former Chelsea Player On Live Radio

<> on January 6, 2016 in Sydney, Australia.

Thursday night was emotional night for just about everybody associated with Liverpool, as Jürgen Klopp’s side pulled off the most unlikely of comebacks to beat Borussia Dortmund 4-3 in the Europa League quarter final at Anfield. Former Liverpool vice-captain and club stalwart Jamie Carragher was at the game, and could barely contain his excitement at witnessing a famous Anfield European night …

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