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José Mourinho Will Bring Success To Manchester United, But It’ll Likely Be A Short Reign

His man management rarely hints at long-term thinking, but José Mourinho is clearly a man with a plan. During his time in Milan and Madrid he often spoke of how he would one day return to England and, even further in the future, manage his beloved Portugal. This constant talk of the ‘Great Return’, plus his shameless hero worshipping of Sir Alex Ferguson, led …

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Opinion: Wayne Rooney’s Battle With Taxman Latest Fiasco In Woeful Few Months

Things are going from bad to worse for Manchester United and England captain Wayne Rooney. It was reported over the weekend by The Times that the 30-year-old is at the centre of an alleged ‘tax avoidance’ scheme involving a film firm and multiple other investors. Rooney supposedly invested £12.5 million of his footballing fortune into the company, whom, after selling two movies, filed …

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Liverpool Suffer Huge Injury Blow Ahead Of Manchester United Clash [Daily Mail]

The Premier League is on hiatus again this week as World Cup qualification takes centre stage, with many of the Premier League’s top names in action for their respective countries. Awaiting fans at the conclusion of the international break is the mouth-watering clash between Liverpool and Manchester United on Monday, Oct 17th. More accustomed to a prime time weekend start …

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Antonio Conte Willing To Part With Eden Hazard To Fund Arrival Of Key Target [Report]

Chelsea supporters: don’t read this while eating your cornflakes, but a report in one of Monday morning’s newspapers has claimed that manager Antonio Conte is willing to allow Belgian playmaker Eden Hazard leave Stamford Bridge in order to secure his number one transfer target. As reported on Saturday, media outlets published mixed updates on whether or not the Blues are closing in on signing …

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Real Madrid Star Offered £91 Million Extension To Fend Off Manchester United Interest

Manchester United’s pursuit of Paul Pogba grabbed most of the transfer headlines during the summer, resulting in the Old Trafford club’s interest in Real Madrid star Gareth Bale, to glide along almost unnoticed. Now, with the world record signing of Pogba long since concluded, news of the club’s interest in Bale has resurfaced with a bang. Unfortunately for fans however, …

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Arsenal Receive Massive Boost Over Future Of Star Defender

Arsenal’s defensive lineup has suffered a number of serious blows since the conclusion of last season, with many fans fearing their title ambitions were over before they even began the new season. Serious injuries to Per Mertesacker and Gabriel left manager Arsène Wenger in dire straits ahead of the beginning of the new term, despite having signed England U-21 defender …

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Huge Snag in Arsenal Negotiations As Duo Demand Combined £500,000 Per Week Mega Deal

Arsenal’s protracted contract extension talks with star duo Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez have reportedly hit a very expensive snag, one that could cost the club in the region of £36 million to overcome. According to the Times, the pair have increased their wage demands to an eye-watering £250,000 per week. To anyone counting, that’s an increase of some £70,000 on …

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Manchester City Star Blasts Neighbours United Over Treatment Of Bastian Schweinsteiger

Bastian Schweinsteiger’s ongoing situation at Manchester United has hit the headlines on several occasions already in recent months and the former German international was back in the spotlight on Wednesday evening. Asked about his compatriot’s current exile from United’s first team squad, City midfielder Ilkay Gundogan backed Schweinsteiger and insisted that, fully fit, he can still be a significant asset to …

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Reviewing The Stats: Who Is The Best Defender In The Premier League?

When Brendan Rodgers was at the helm of Liverpool they were conceding almost as many goals as Daniel Sturridge and Luis Suárez were scoring – almost, but not quite as many. The statistic allowed Rodgers a little leisure to excuse Liverpool’s defensive frailties. However, looking back at that time now, given that Liverpool still do not possess a Premier League title (in recent times), …

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Arsenal Summer Signing Already On His Way To Greatness

Arsenal are currently enjoying one of their very best starts to a Premier League campaign, with their current run of form due in part to the shrewd summer signings made by veteran Gunners’ boss Arsène Wenger. While the midfield and forward departments have been generating and converting goals with ease, it is in defence, where Wenger’s problems were most evident …

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Worrying Report Reveals Arsenal Captain To Consider Offers In January Transfer Window

Arsenal’s captain, the long term injured Per Mertesacker, has admitted that he is planning to consider offers from other clubs during the January transfer window. Currently out of action until the new year with a knee injury sustained during the Gunners’ preseason, the 32-year-old has had to watch from the sidelines as fellow German and summer signing Shkodran Mustafi arrived …

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