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A Football XI For Each Continent: Part 1

SAITAMA, JAPAN - OCTOBER 06: Keisuke Honda # 4 of Japan passes the ball during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers match between Japan and Iraq at Saitama Stadium on October 6, 2016 in Saitama, Japan. (Photo by Atsushi Tomura/Getty Images)

With UEFA’s Team of the Year just announced, we look at what the lineups of a continental championship may look like. In part one we will focus on North America, Asia/Australia and Africa. Many ’80s and ’90s kids may remember the all-continental XIs of EA Sports game FIFA 2002 World Cup. These XIs may bring back memories of that game and open …

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Manchester United Legend Stam Discusses Old Trafford Return

LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 25: Jaap Stam, Manager of Reading gives his team instructions during the EFL Cup fourth round match between Arsenal and Reading at Emirates Stadium on October 25, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

While speculation mounts that club legend Patrice Evra could be set for a shock emotional return to Old Trafford, one confirmed return of a club legend is that of 44-year-old Jaap Stam, who will take his Reading side to Manchester in the FA Cup this weekend. Many United fans will count the shock sale of the treble winner to Lazio …

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John Terry Perfectly Puts Chelsea Defeat Into Context

MIDDLESBROUGH, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 20: John Terry of Chelsea arrives for the Premier League match between Middlesbrough and Chelsea at Riverside Stadium on November 20, 2016 in Middlesbrough, England. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

Tottenham downed Chelsea 2-0 on Wednesday night, bringing the Blues’ stunning run of form to an abrupt end. Antonio Conte’s charges had been in search of a record 14th consecutive league victory in a row, but it wasn’t to be. Interestingly, Chelsea’s last league loss had also been at the hands of a London rival, Arsenal. The 3-0 drubbing on …

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Everton Summer Signing Set For One-Year Layoff Due To Injury

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 04: Jose Mourinho manager of Manchester United reacts as Yannick Bolasie of Everton is given treatment during the Premier League match between Everton and Manchester United at Goodison Park on December 4, 2016 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Everton’s Yannick Bolasie looks set to spend an entire year on the sidelines following a knee injury sustained in the Toffees’ 1-1 draw with Manchester United in December. Bolasie, who picked up the injury last month, is now said to be out of action for around 11-12 months, something his manager, Ronald Koeman confirmed on Wednesday. Originally reported by BBC Sport, reports …

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Watch: Astounding Montage Of All The Refereeing Decisions That Have Gone Against Manchester United This Season

Manchester United

Manchester United fans have witnessed some horrendous officiating this season, costing their side vital points, but as soon as it goes their way for once, everyone’s up in arms. Sofiane Feghouli’s controversial sending off has been the talk of the footballing world ever since Mike Dean went to his back pocket on Saturday afternoon. In truth, the dismissal was nothing …

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Twitter On Top Form As Arsenal’s Comeback Stuns Bournemouth

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Tonight’s trip to Bournemouth always represented a tough test for Arsenal but also one they desperately needed to pass. They endured a dreadful start to proceedings and deservedly found themselves 2-0 down less than twenty minutes in. Goals from Charlie Daniels and Callum Wilson, stemming from some risible defending from Granit Xhaka and Hector Bellerin, made it an almost impossible …

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Chelsea Set To Move For Another West Ham Attacker As Talk Of Payet Move Quietens [Report]

Chelsea

Although Chelsea are seemingly marching toward the title, it’s looking increasingly likely they will look to bring in reinforcements this month. The Blues have been linked with Javier Hernandez, Virgil van Dijk and Ricardo Rodriguez, among countless others. The name of West Ham’s Michail Antonio can now be added to the list as Antonio Conte reportedly looks to add some …

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Manchester United’s Terrifying Starting XI If Griezmann And Other Targets Arrive In The Summer

Manchester United

Things are undoubtedly looking up for Manchester United but they will still likely delve into their vast resources to make improvements in the summer. Antoine Griezmann will surely be their primary target with incessant reports linking him with a move to the Theatre of Dreams. Countless other names have come up despite the fact we’re still six months from the …

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Arsenal To Bid £28 Million For ‘Long-Term Santi Cazorla Replacement’ [Report]

TURIN, ITALY - DECEMBER 11: Miralem Pjanic (R) of Juventus FC celebrates a goal with team mate Sami Khedira during the Serie A match between FC Torino and Juventus FC at Stadio Olimpico di Torino on December 11, 2016 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Valerio Pennicino/Getty Images)

The transfer window is officially open and the January sales are well underway. The opportunity has opened for clubs to further strengthen their sides as the race to the finish line hots up. The Sun suggest Arsenal are lining up Bosnia and Herzegovina international Miralem Pjanic for a move to the Emirates as a long-term replacement for injury-prone Santi Cazorla. The tabloid …

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By The Stats, Who Has Been Arsenal’s Player Of The Season So Far?

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The season thus far has been one of the better in recent memory for Arsenal with only a few listless performances marring a decent campaign. The Gunners can go just a point behind second-placed Liverpool with a win at Bournemouth tonight after Jurgen Klopp’s side stumbled away to Sunderland on Monday. But who has been the top performer for Arsene Wenger? …

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