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Rage Or Rejoice? Ligue 1 To Join Serie A, Bundesliga & La Liga In VAR Roll-out

French football’s top division Ligue 1 is set for video assistant referees next season after several club chiefs revealed that they had agreed in principle to adopt the technology. “Video technology will be in Ligue 1 next season,” said the president of Guingamp Bertrand Desplat after Thursday’s general meeting of the French football league (LFP). “If everything goes well, we should …

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Inter Milan Set To Unveil Luciano Spalletti As Their New Manager

ROME, ITALY - MAY 14: Luciano Spalletti head coach of AS Roma during the Serie A match between AS Roma and Juventus FC at Stadio Olimpico on May 14, 2017 in Rome, Italy. (Photo by Giuseppe Bellini/Getty Images )

Inter Milan are set to name former Roma manager Luciano Spalletti as their new head coach. The 58-year-old guided La Maggica to a second place finish in last season’s Serie A.  Before flying to China to meet with the owners of the club, Spalletti told reporters that ‘everything is in place’ for him to become the next manager of one of Europe’s …

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Who Is Chelsea’s January Transfer Target Franck Kessie?

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One of the most reliable sources in football has confirmed Chelsea are trying to sign Atalanta’s young prodigy Franck Kessie this month. Gianluca Di Marzio, famously trustworthy on Italian transfers, is reporting Antonio Conte’s side have identified the Ivorian as one of their primary targets for the window. Chelsea is in talks with #Atalanta for Franck Kessie. Not easy because …

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Every Premier League Player With Expiring Contracts Who Can Negotiate Exits Next Week

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Tottenham Hotspur are the only team in the Premier League not in danger of losing players as players enter the final six months of their contracts next week. They are, from January 1st, free to negotiate with overseas clubs under FIFA regulations. Several big-name players are in this position, leaving clubs scrambling to conclude contract negotiations. John Terry, Yaya Toure, Santi …

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The Italian Job: Is Serie A On The Rise Again?

ROME, ITALY - OCTOBER 02: Kostas Manolas of AS Roma celebrates after scoring the team's second goal during the Serie A match between AS Roma and FC Internazionale at Stadio Olimpico on October 2, 2016 in Rome, Italy. (Photo by Paolo Bruno/Getty Images )

Italian football has been in steep decline for the last decade or so; Serie A’s glory days are a distant memory. The league that once saw AC Milan’s holy trinity of Marco van Basten, Frank Rikjard and Ruud Gullit stomp its pitches, questioned Denis Bergkamp’s credentials as a top-class striker and gobbled up Europe’s elite players season after season is …

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Watch: Francesco Totti Scored His 250th Roma Goal Earlier, Netting Against Joe Hart

Roma legend Francesco Totti scored his 250th goal for the club on Sunday and denied England goalkeeper Joe Hart a clean sheet during Roma’s 3-1 loss to Torino on Sunday. Totti’s second-half penalty gave Luciano Spalletti’s side some brief hope before on-loan Roma winger Iago Falque sealed off the game with Torino’s third goal just ten minutes after the Roma captain had pulled one back. …

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Liverpool Monitoring The In-Form French Striker That Is The Talk Of Serie A [Report]

Liverpool have enjoyed a promising start to their Premier League campaign this season with Jurgen Klopp leading his side to away wins at Arsenal as well as Chelsea, and a bizarre loss at Burnley the only negative result for the Kop so far. Away from the playing field, the Reds boss is busy searching for new recruits in order to restore the club to where many …

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Watch: Gonzalo Higuaín Smashes Home A Stunning Volley For Juventus

Although he is generally considered a very good player, there were more than a few eyebrows raised this summer when Juventus paid €90 million for the services of Argentine Gonzalo Higuaín. Questions were further asked when some less than flattering photos emerged from pre-season training where he looked awfully overweight. Goals like this, however, will have Juventus feeling pretty satisfied with …

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Agent Reveals Fascinating Insight Into Paul Pogba’s Manchester United Return

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For weeks, it felt like the transfer saga of the summer would never end but eventually, Paul Pogba did complete his return to Manchester United for a record-breaking fee. Today, Mino Raiola, Pogba’s infamous agent has opened up on the deal, delivering some fascinating details from the Frenchman’s storied return. Speaking to Téléfoot, as quoted by GFFN, the Italian revealed: …

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Poll: Who Will Win The Premier League Title?

Premier League

The new Premier League season is just days away and we want to know who you think will be lifting the trophy come late May. Have Manchester United done enough this window to get back to former glories? Will Pep, as he always has, find success in his first season? Could we have another shock following the Foxes’ heroics? Could …

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Done Deal: Manchester United Finally Confirm Paul Pogba’s Return

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The most incredible transfer in the history of football is finally complete. Paul Pogba has finalised his Manchester United return. It was confirmed by the club yesterday that the Frenchman was set for a medical in their Carrington training complex. After passing the tests, he completed the formalities of the deal and on Monday the 8th of August, 2016, the …

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The First Pictures Of Paul Pogba Back In A Manchester United Jersey

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Paul Pogba arrived at Manchester United’s training ground this morning to undergo a medical before completing his return to Old Trafford. This evening, pictures have surfaced online of the Frenchman back in a United kit alongside some lucky members of the club’s staff. Someone I know, there mum with Pogba a few hours ago ???⚽️❤️? DONE DEAL #MUFC #Pogba #MUFCfamily …

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Twitter Goes Nuts As Manchester United Confirm Paul Pogba’s Medical

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The transfer of the century is just hours from completion following Manchester United’s announcement that Paul Pogba is set for a medical this afternoon. The club broke the news from the official Twitter account sending fans into hysterics. Club statement on Paul Pogba: https://t.co/BCU3m17XXm #MUFC pic.twitter.com/LiTdnSFVNL — Manchester United (@ManUtd) August 7, 2016 The one-line statement read: “Paul Pogba has …

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