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Eder And Nani Miss Out On Portugal World Cup Squad

Forwards Eder and Nani were surprise absentees from Portugal’s World Cup squad with national team coach Fernando Santos opting instead for the youth of Andre Silva and Goncalo Guedes to play alongside superstar Cristiano Ronaldo. Also missing from the 23-man squad was Andre Gomes who, like Eder and Nani, played at the 2016 European championships won by the Portuguese. Injured …

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Done Deal: Valencia Confirm The Signing Of Barcelona Defender

VALENCIA, SPAIN - JANUARY 19: Montoya of Barcelona reacts during the la Liga match between Levante UD and FC Barcelona at Ciutat de Valencia on January 19, 2014 in Valencia, Spain. (Photo by Manuel Queimadelos Alonso/Getty Images)

Valencia have today confirmed the signing of Martín Montoya from Barcelona. The 25-year-old has joined the club on a four-year deal, having seen his contract terminated by the Catalan giants. As such, the right back moves to the Mestalla on a free transfer after leaving Barcelona’s English training camp at the weekend. OFFICIAL STATEMENT | @2MONTOYA, new #VCF player, #WelcomeMontoya➡https://t.co/nGzTIGZZoj pic.twitter.com/kqN3tyf2yi — …

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Twitter Reacts As Portugal Beat Wales To Reach Euro 2016 Final

Portugal's forward Cristiano Ronaldo (R) comforts Wales' forward Gareth Bale at the end of the Euro 2016 semi-final football match between Portugal and Wales at the Parc Olympique Lyonnais stadium in Décines-Charpieu, near Lyon, on July 6, 2016.

Wales’ Euro 2016 hopes were dashed on Wednesday night as Portugal finally remembered how to win a game in 90 minutes, setting up a final clash with either Germany or hosts France on Sunday. This match proved to be a step too far for Chris Coleman’s side – a quickfire double from Cristiano Ronaldo and Nani early in the second …

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Stoke Have Declared Their Interest In Bringing Nani Back To The Premier League

Former Manchester United forward Nani has been inching ever closer to a move to Valencia this summer; however, the Portuguese international may end up joining another ex-United striker, Mark Hughes, at Stoke. Numerous reports, including in The Guardian and Sunday Mirror, suggest that despite Valencia being heavy favourites to signing the forward, Stoke boss Hughes will look to strike a late deal for the Fenerbahce …

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Opinion: The Positions In Which Manchester United Still Need To Upgrade

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 21: Manchester United players celebrae during The Emirates FA Cup Final match between Manchester United and Crystal Palace at Wembley Stadium on May 21, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths - The FA/The FA via Getty Images)

After the gigantic mess of the last two summers, Manchester United are getting their business done early this year. Already through the door are defender Eric Bailly and striker Zlatan Ibrahimović, with Armenian attacker Henrikh Mkhitaryan on the verge of being confirmed as new Manchester United manager José Mourinho’s third major signing. That said, while those three signings go some …

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Nani Snubs Manchester United In Favour Of Move To Spain

Luis Nani only arrived at Fenerbahce last year, but club president Aziz Yildirim has confirmed the winger’s departure to Valencia. _____ “Nani will play for Valencia next season,” Yildirim told AMK Sport via MARCA. Gianluca DiMarzio has also verified the move, which is said to be worth €8.5 million. Nani arrived in Turkey for €5.5m from Manchester United, and was linked with a return to …

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Watch: Van Persie & Hernandez Once Again Highlight Van Gaal’s Brutal Transfer Decisions

Robin van Persie and Javier Hernandez have once again shown that Louis van Gaal made very questionable decisions in electing to sell them at Manchester United.  Since arriving at Manchester United, Louis van Gaal has spent over £250 million on transfer acquisitions for the club… and the squad is now arguably weaker than when he first arrived. The Dutch manager’s …

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Watch: Nani Was A Very Bold Boy For Fenerbahce Last Night

Oh Nani, would you ever behave yourself! When Louis van Gaal first arrived at Manchester United, he wasn’t long getting Portuguese winger Nani out the door. However, after being loaned out to his breakthrough club, Sporting Lisbon, Nani performed to such an extent that many felt he was destined to return to the Red Devils for the 2015/2016 season. That …

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Former Manchester United Winger Nani Scores Screamer For Fenerbahce

Listing out the number of mistakes which Louis Van Gaal has made as manager of Manchester United is getting monotonous at this stage, and to be honest, we’re losing count. However, among the Iron Tulip’s biggest errors must be letting Nani move to Fenerbahce. The Portuguese winger is a fearsome attacker, and is just what the Red Devils are missing …

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Video: Fenerbahce New Boy Nani Scores Sweet Free Kick On Debut

Having completed his £3.5m switch to Turkey outfit Fenerbahce, Nani has hit the ground running. Fenerbache today took on Iranian side Zob Ahan, with former Manchester United winger Nani grabbing the fourth goal in a 7-0 rout. With a lovely free-kick from just outside the ‘D’, he is already off the mark for his new team, having previously scored 40 goals for United in 230 …

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Nani Hopes For Manchester United Return

After a somewhat hot and cold Manchester United career, last summer the Old Trafford back room staff seemingly gave up on Portuguese winger Nani, shipping him out on loan to Sporting Lisbon.  Since making the move, Nani has proven that Old Trafford boss, Louis Van Gaal may have made a mistake in not keeping him in United’s squad this season. …

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