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Phil Foden Labels Mason Greenwood As The Best Finisher He Has Seen

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Manchester City’s Phil Foden has labelled cross-city rival Mason Greenwood as the best finisher he has seen in football.  The 18-year-old Manchester United youngster has impressed since breaking into the first team scoring 15 goals in 41 appearances across all competitions this season for the Red Devils. Greenwood has now scored more goals for Man United than Alexis Sanchez, Radamel …

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Former Ireland Striker Compares Impact Of Bruno Fernandes To Kevin De Bruyne

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Tony Cascarino has compared the impact of Bruno Fernandes on Manchester United to that of Kevin De Bruyne and the Belgian midfielder’s impact on cross-city rival Manchester City. Having joined Man City in 2015 with high expectations, the last two seasons have seen the Belgian midfielder become one of the most dominant forces in world football. With Manchester United lagging …

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Man United To Face Chelsea In Tasty FA Cup Semi-Final Affair

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The draw for the FA Cup semi-finals has been made and they are going to be electric.  Manchester United were the first team to qualify for the final four after they defeated Norwich City  2-1 at Carrow Road yesterday, however, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side were pushed all the way by the Canaries, squeezing over the line in extra-time. Earlier today, …

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Man City Launch Appeal Against Two-Year UEFA Ban

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Manchester City have lodged an official appeal with the Court of Arbitration for Sport [CAS] following their two-year ban from all European competitions.  The ban is set to start from the beginning of next season after the club breached UEFA’s Club Licensing and Financial Fair Play Regulations. They were also fined £30 million for the offence. Now, the club have …

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Premier League Sides Handed Tricky Ties In Champions League Draw

The four Premier League teams remaining in the Champions League, learned their fate this morning as the draw for the last 16 of the tournament took place. Holders Liverpool advanced to the knockout stages after beating RB Salzburg in their final group game and Klopp’s side will face the difficult task of Atletico Madrid in the last 16. Arguably the …

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Jurgen Klopp Brands Man City As The ‘Best Team In The World’

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Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp says Manchester City are the best team in the world ahead of his Premier League leaders’ top-of-the-table clash at the Etihad Stadium on Thursday. Klopp’s unbeaten side go into the meeting with a seven-point lead over City, who have slipped to third place after a pair of shock defeats, but is keen to play down the …

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Sane Double Secures Champions League Top Spot For Man City

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 12: Leroy Sane of Manchester City celebrates after scoring with Gabriel Jesus of Manchester City during the UEFA Champions League Group F match between Manchester City and TSG 1899 Hoffenheim at Etihad Stadium on December 12, 2018 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by TF-Images/TF-Images via Getty Images)

Manchester City survived a sloppy start to secure top spot in Champions League Group F by beating Hoffenheim 2-1 thanks to a brace of goals from Leroy Sane. Andrej Kramaric’s penalty put the Germans deservedly in front on 16 minutes as another much-changed City side struggled to get up to speed. However, Pep Guardiola’s men found their feet as the …

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Sterling Blames Media For “Fuelling Racism” Following Alleged Abuse

Raheem Sterling took to Instagram to address the alleged racial abuse he was subjected to during yesterday’s defeat to Chelsea, with the Man City winger accusing newspapers of “fuelling racism”. Both Chelsea and the Metropolitan Police are investigating the footage of the alleged incident after it was circulated online. The footage in question shows a number of Chelsea fans hurling …

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UEFA Helped PSG, Man City Cover Up Financial Irregularities [Report]

UEFA helped Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester City get around their own Financial Fair Play (FFP) rules, according to a Football Leaks investigation published on Friday. According to the investigation of “more than 70 million documents” analysed “over eight months by 80 journalists” from members of European Investigative Collaborations (EIC), UEFA “knowingly helped the clubs to cover up their own irregularities …

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The PA Premier League Team Of The Month- August

It may seem like only yesterday when the Premier League season began once more, but already we are a month in and have witnessed some fantastic entertainment. Liverpool lead the pack, while Watford and Bournemouth have impressed with Manchester United struggling. Many players have started the campaign as they mean to go on – and with this in mind, we’ve compiled …

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Burnley Sign Joe Hart From Man City For Undisclosed Fee

Burnley have announced the signing of Joe Hart from Manchester City for an undisclosed fee. Hart has been with the Premier League champions for 12 years and travelled with the squad to the U.S. for their preseason tour, but has fallen out of favour since Pep Guardiola took over and spent the two seasons on loan with Torino and West …

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Tottenham Lodge €200,000 Bid For Shamrock Rovers Goalkeeper

Tottenham Hotspurs have tabled a €200,000 bid for Shamrock Rovers teenage goalkeeper, Gavin Bazunu, according to a report in the Irish Independent.  According to the paper, the deal would see the 16-year-old remain with Rovers until after his Leaving Cert as he is one of three players that the club is covering school fees for at Ashfield College in Dundrum. Bazunu …

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Irish Goalkeeper Caoimhin Kelleher Impresses In Liverpool’s Victory Over Man City

Liverpool goalkeeper Caoimhin Kelleher (R) grabs the ball during the International Champions Cup at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey on July 25, 2018. (Photo by KENA BETANCUR / AFP) (Photo credit should read KENA BETANCUR/AFP/Getty Images)

Irish goalkeeper Caoimhin Kelleher was given another pre-season run-out in Liverpool’s International Champions Cup clash with Manchester City on Wednesday night. The 19-year-old former Ringmahon Rangers man played for the entire second half of the Reds’ friendly in the Reds’ victory at the MetLife Stadium in New Jersey, replacing Loris Karius at the restart. Tasked with keeping out the likes …

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Jose Mourinho Refuses To Be Drawn On Manchester United’s Title Chances

LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 24: Manager Jose Mourinho of Manchester United speaks during a news conference at UCLA on July 24, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has pointedly refused to answer questions regarding his side’s Premier League title hopes. Man United finished second to rivals City in last season’s table, and are therefore seen as being among the favourites again this time around – but their pre-season campaign thus far has been far from positive. Speaking at a media conference ahead …

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Five Major Challenges Facing Jose Mourinho And Manchester United

SANTA CLARA, CA - JULY 22: The Manchester United starting lineup poses together prior to the start of their exhibition game against the San Jose Earthquakes at Levi's Stadium on July 22, 2018 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Jose Mourinho’s first press conference on Man United’s tour of the United States was the perfect antidote for the happy carnival that was the World Cup. Over the course of that brilliant month, we almost came to the realisation that football is supposed to be a happy experience, before Jose barged back into our lives and reminded everyone that it is …

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Alisson, Neymar And The Most Expensive XI In Football History

Liverpool broke the bank last week to make Brazilian international Alisson Becker the most expensive goalkeeper of all time. The former Roma man made the switch to Anfield in a deal that could be worth up to £65m, surpassing the record that Gianluigi Buffon had held for 17 years. Indeed, the deal also represents the second position for which Liverpool …

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