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How Brazil Used Their Greatest Ever Humiliation To Spark A Revival

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The events of July 8th, 2014 at the Estadio Mineirao in Belo Horizonte caused arguably the darkest day in Brazilian football history. Full of confidence and playing in front of a home crowd fully expecting the Selecao to win their first World Cup since  2002, what followed can only be described as evisceration at the hands of Germany in the …

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5 Potential Replacements For John Terry Should He Leave Chelsea

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 17: Marquinhos of Brazil celebrates scoring the 4th goal during the Men's Semifinal Football match at Maracana Stadium on Day 12 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games on August 17, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)

Last season, John Terry was widely expected to leave Chelsea after a new contact failed to be trashed out. However, the Stamford Bridge legend decided to play on for another season, only for his game time to be gradually restricted due to poor form. Although it has been reported that Terry will not leave Chelsea in January, Antonio Conte will surely be …

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UEFA To Issue Mystifying Update On Olivier Giroud – Marco Verratti Incident [Report]

Paris Saint-Germain v Arsenal FC - UEFA Champions League

Olivier Giroud was sent off against Paris Saint-Germain. Arsenal fans were left aghast when Olivier Giroud was sent off against Paris Saint-Germain earlier this week for two bookable offences. Already carrying a yellow card, Giroud received a second yellow card after challenging PSG’s Marco Verratti for possession. Although the Arsenal striker made contact with the Italian, Verratti dramatically fell to the floor, before he quickly began protesting …

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Arsenal Cannot Appeal Olivier Giroud’s Red Card Against Paris Saint-Germain

Paris Saint-Germain v Arsenal FC - UEFA Champions League

Olivier Giroud faces a ban after being sent off last night. Olivier Giroud was rightly angered last night, after being sent off following a controversial incident with Paris Saint-Germain’s Marco Verratti. Already carrying a yellow card, Giroud challenged the Italian midfielder for possession, after which Verratti dramatically fell to the floor. The PSG player quickly began protesting in the direction of the referee, before Marquinhos …

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Footage Illustrates How Marco Verratti Got Olivier Giroud Sent Off

Paris Saint-Germain v Arsenal FC - UEFA Champions League

Olivier Giroud was sent off after picking up two yellow cards last night. Arsenal were able to take many positives from last night’s draw with Paris Saint-Germain. Apart from picking up a point away from home, the performances of Alex Iwobi and David Ospina raise a number of selection dilemmas for Arsene Wenger. Nevertheless, Arsenal were fortunate to come away from the Parc des …

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The What Could Have Been XI: An Unbelievable Team Of Players Linked With Arsenal This Summer

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Arsenal fans have endured another frustrating summer, with the club seemingly doing little to improve their title chances. We at Pundit Arena have gathered an entire first-team of players that the club could sign ahead of the new season. We’ve chosen to be old-fashioned with a four four two formation deployed, leaving Gunners fans to ponder how these stars would fit …

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Brother Confirms Arsenal Interest In PSG First Team Defender

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The Arsenal rumor mill has gone quiet since Jamie Vardy signed a new deal with Leicester, and for the first time since the Mehdi Benatia talk back in May, the Gunners have been linked with a first team quality centre back: Brazil and Paris Saint-Germain’s Marquinhos. Arsenal have not been linked with the player before, so it’s a fresh name …

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Barcelona Agree €30m Deal For French International

LYON, FRANCE - JANUARY 9: Samuel Umtiti of Lyon in action during the French Ligue 1 match between Olympique Lyonnais (OL) and Troyes ESTAC at their brand new stadium, Parc Olympique Lyonnais on January 9, 2016 in Lyon, France. (Photo by Jean Catuffe/Getty Images)

Barcelona’s search for a central defender has led them to Lyon, where they have agreed a deal to sign French international Samuel Umtiti. The deal worth €30m was confirmed today by the French side’s president Jean-Michel Aulas, who told radio station RMC Sport that while they did not want to lose the 22 year old, they could not stand in …

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Arsenal And Juventus Chase Brazilian Teenager With A Staggering £23 Million Release Clause

Arsenal have made contact with Sao Paulo’s Marquinhos Cipriano, the Brazilian side’s 17-year-old wonderkid. Marked as a future star for the club, the South American outfit has slapped a staggering £23 million release clause on the youngster’s contract. According to ESPN Brazil, via the Express, the Gunners are one of two clubs who have been in contact with Marquinhos’ representatives following a …

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Rumours Point Towards Big Money Moves For Arsenal

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 17: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain of Arsenal and Arsene Wenger manager of Arsenal celebrate victory after the FA Cup with Budweiser Final match between Arsenal and Hull City at Wembley Stadium on May 17, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)

With the season drawing to a close, and Arsenal’s chances of any silverware looking extremely slim (sound familiar?), the rumours regarding summer transfers are starting to pick up pace. This window, calls for Wenger to splash the cash will be louder than ever before. If you believe what you see in the papers, he may be ready to do this. …

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Manchester United Target World’s Most Expensive Teenager

Manchester United are rumoured to be one of the busier clubs this January as far as transfer activity is concerned. Louis Van Gaal has survived as manager following a hectic Christmas period, and now looks to bolster his squad this month as they make a push for the Premier League, Europa League, and FA Cup. While goalscoring has been the …

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Why Have Ronaldo & Bale When You Can Have These XI?

Eoin Lyons compiles a group of eleven players, who together would cost close to the fees paid for just three of Real Madrid’s star players.  Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale and James Rodriguez cost Real Madrid €265 million altogether. Although this money has undeniably helped Real Madrid strengthen their position as possibly the best team in football, €265 million is a hell of …

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