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Liverpool Face Fresh Injury Worries

Liverpool will have fresh injury worries following the international break as they face Aston Villa in the Premier League this coming Saturday. Daniel Sturridge is already a slight doubt to make the game against Villa and is ruled out of England’s European qualifying game against Switzerland tonight. To add to this Brendan Rodgers may have to plan without Jordan Henderson for this weekend’s …

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Liverpool Look To Sign Free Agent

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers is considering a move for Barcelona stalwart keeper Victor Valdes on a day where more news emerged on the club’s failure to land Radamel Falcao. The last thing football fans need now is more transfer speculation but that is what they will have to endure as The Star reports that Brendan Rodgers is keen on snapping up Victor …

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Liverpool’s Bargain Buy Balotelli Actually Worth £29m

Liverpool’s acquisition of Mario Balotelli for £16 million could prove to be the bargain of the season, with a report stating that the Italian striker is actually worth £29 million. The Liverpool faithful might be interested to learn that Mario Balotell is actually worth a lot more than the bargain price of £16 million, according to the BBC. The ‘Beeb’ reference …

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Ins And Outs: Liverpool Fill Suarez Gap With A Number Of Repalcements

Liverpool have recruited ten players but have done so without spending an exorbitant amount of money on any one player. So how has Brendan Rodgers done in this transfer window? Has this tactic been fruitful? Let’s discuss. _____ Ins Up front Brendan Rodgers has aimed to replace some of the talent of Luis Suarez by bringing in Mario Balotelli and Rickie Lambert …

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Liverpool’s Mario Balotelli – Hero or Villain ?

Having signed from AC Milan, there has been a lot questions asked about Liverpool’s latest acquisition Mario Balotelli. A player with a colourful behaviour record, many pundits wonder has Brendan Rodger taken too much of a risk on the young Italian striker. David Pheasey discusses the issue. Balotelli, began his career with  Lumezzane, where at just fifteen he made his …

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Liverpool – Can Rodgers Manage the Unmanageable?

Mario Balotelli is on the brink of becoming Liverpool’s latest summer recruit, but is he a good signing for the Merseyside club?  Or is the 24-year-old simply too much trouble? The Italy international, 24, is on the brink of completing a £16 million move to the Reds, pending a medical at the club’s Melwood training ground. In the current market …

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Balotelli Must Agree To Behaviour Clause To Seal Liverpool Move

Mario Balotelli’s £16m move to Liverpool is depending on the striker agreeing on a code of conduct clause that is going to be inserted into his contract. Balotelli has been involved in a number of controversial incidents on and off the pitch. There were fireworks set off in the bathroom at the strikers home on the eve of the Manchester …

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Liverpool Looking To Bag Superstar Striker

Liverpool fans were in rapture last season; the glory days were back, their attack was terrorising defences across the country, they were in a scintillating title race and bitter rivals Manchester United were in disarray, languishing well outside the top 4. The departure of Luis Suarez has cast a shadow on this intoxicating mix and while there have been good …

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Liverpool Bid €22m For Controversial Striker

Mario Balotelli could be on his way back to the Premier League after Liverpool have reportedly tabled a €22m offer for the AC Milan striker, according to Sport Mediaset reports in Italy. Pippo Inzaghi’s AC Milan are said to be open to bids over €25m and Liverpool could be prepared to pay that amount after recently being linked with a £20m …

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Should Liverpool Consider Mario Balotelli To Replace Luis Suarez?

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With a move for Loic Remy failing to materialise, Liverpool now have only three recognised strikers in their squad. With a lack of striking talent available should Mario Balotelli be the man to replace Luis Suarez? At the age of 23 and with Premier League experience,the former Manchester City striker  may be a good option. Liverpool are also a squad lacking in …

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Arsenal – Wenger Still On Hunt For New Meat

Arsene Wenger has had a good start to the transfer window, signing Chilean superstar Alexis Sanchez from Barcelona. However, things have not gone so smoothly since. The Sami Khedira deal, which looked in the bag a few weeks back, is on the rocks over the German’s inflated wage demands, forcing Wenger to look elsewhere. With Arsène Wenger’s plans to sign Real Madrid’s Sami Khedira …

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Who Could Liverpool Sign To Replace Luis Suarez?

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Luiz Suarez looks set to join Barcelona, so Dan Dalton looks at four potential replacements that Liverpool could bring in for the Uruguayan. Liverpool have tried to convince Alexis Sanchez to join but it seems that the Chilean winger is on his way to The Emirates. Divock Origi could be set to join but he is only 19 years old and …

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This Time for Africa: Best Naturalized ‘African’ XI

This week’s insight into African football looks at the Best African XI that could have played for an African country but chose not to. Following Nigeria’s defeat to France on Monday night, the dream of an African team winning the World Cup has once again ended. I think we can all agree it is a sad day for fans of …

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Weekly Transfer Talk: Manchester United Making Moves

Manchester United finally completed a deal for Athletic Bilbao midfielder Ander Herrera yesterday, despite the Basque club suggesting they had rejected United’s approach on Thursday morning. The Spanish u-21 player arrives at Old Trafford for a fee of £28.5million, and it looks as though he will be the first of many acquisitions. Southampton’s Luke Shaw also completed a move to …

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The Death of Calcio Nazionale – Italy Reborn

With the Italian’s World Cup end confirmed after faltering in the final group game. Where did it all go wrong for the Azzurri? After a promising start beating England 2-1 in Manaus, they looked poised to book second round tickets this coming weekend with, on paper, a result against Costa Rica.  What transpired was a total meltdown by the ‘Gli …

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Arsenal News – Weight Added To Mario Balotelli Transfer Rumours

The summer at the Emirates began by Arsene Wenger committing his future to the Gunners for another three years and now talk of transfers are beginning to escalate. Speculation has been ongoing over a move for former Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli. The Gunners are continuously being linked with a host of strikers as Olivier Giroud clearly tired after a …

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