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Our Definitive ‘Premier League Best XI’ From The Past 25 Years

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With the Premier League celebrating its 25-year anniversary, now seems as good a time as any to put together a starting eleven of the best players that the league has had to offer. The financial boom that the Premier League facilitated (not least thanks to lucrative sponsorship deals and broadcasting contracts) have allowed English clubs to both sign and create …

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Watch: Alex Ferguson Roasts Rio Ferdinand In His Team Talk For Michael Carrick’s Testimonial

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Alex Ferguson used what could possibly his last ever Manchester United team talk to remind Rio Ferdinand that he was never much of a defensive midfielder. Ferguson took charge of the Man United 2008 XI, the year of his second Champions League win, against Michael Carrick’s All-Stars to celebrate the Old Trafford veteran’s testimonial. Man United (and indeed England) briefly …

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Watch: Lineker, Ferdinand, Gerrard And Owen Lose Their Minds As Barcelona Complete Ludicrous Comeback

The tweet that Gary Lineker sent out shortly after Sergi Roberto scored Barcelona’s sixth goal in the 95th minute of an utterly ludicrous game at Camp Nou tonight, to send Paris Saint-Germain crashing out of the Champions League, suggested that he may have been a tad excited. Just a tad. Unbe-fucking-lievable! Greatest game ever. — Gary Lineker (@GaryLineker) March 8, …

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Rio Ferdinand Names Two Players Manchester United Should Sign This Summer

As Manchester United’s transition continues under Jose Mourinho, attention has turned to what additions can turn the club into title contenders next season, having seemingly fallen short this campaign. With many managers feeling the top targets are unlikely to move in the current transfer window that leaves the summer window as the crucial window where getting the key signings in …

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Rio Ferdinand: Rooney Could Have Been Bigger Star Than Cristiano Ronaldo

YOKOHAMA, JAPAN - DECEMBER 21: Wayne Rooney (R) of Manchester United celebrates scoring their first goal with teammate Cristiano Ronaldo during the FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2008 final match between Manchester United and Liga de Quito at the International Stadium Yokohama on December 21, 2008 in Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan. (Photo by Kiyoshi Ota/Getty Images)

Wayne Rooney has been receiving praise from all sections of the footballing world following his incredible achievement of outscoring Sir Bobby Charlton and becoming Manchester United’s all-time leading goalscorer on 250 goals. As reported in The Sun, ex-England and Manchester United teammate Rio Ferdinand has made a bold claim that Rooney could have surpassed the achievements of Cristiano Ronaldo had …

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Watch: Ex-Premier League Defenders Criticise Ozil’s Celebratory Tweet

LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 19: Mesut Ozil of Arsenal collects the match ball after scoring a hat trick during the UEFA Champions League group A match between Arsenal FC and PFC Ludogorets Razgrad at the Emirates Stadium on October 19, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Arsenal recorded their seventh straight victory on Wednesday night in the Champions League with a domineering display over Ludogorets.  This now puts the Gunners in an ideal position to qualify for the last 16 as they sit atop Group A with seven points, just ahead of French giants PSG on goal difference. Mesut Ozil was the standout player for Arsene Wenger’s …

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