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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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Henrikh Mkhitaryan Linked With Old Trafford Exit As United Plan Massive Atletico Madrid Raid [Report]

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Manchester United could be about to sensationally offload Henrikh Mkhitaryan. For most Manchester United fans, Henrikh Mkhitaryan remains an unknown quantity. Brilliant at Borussia Dortmund last season, but unable to break into Jose Mourinho’s starting XI. Despite United’s lack of creativity in the final third, Mourinho remains unconvinced by Mkhitaryan’s ability, and has instead insisted that the playermaker “has to do more”. This …

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Jose Mourinho Has Already Fallen Out With Key Summer Signing [Report]

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Jose Mourinho is already at loggerheads with one of his summer signings. When Manchester United appointed Jose Mourninho as their new manager, they knew exactly what to expect. Although the Portuguese manager has brought success to every club he has managed, Mourninho is a divisive figure with a history of falling out with players. The most recent of which was Eden Hazard …

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Strong Sense Of Déjà Vu About Mkhitaryan’s Move To Manchester United

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Technically-gifted attacking midfielder with an eye for goal from a fledgling football nation moves from Borussia Dortmund to Manchester United. Ring any bells? In 2012, Sir Alex Ferguson paid Dortmund up to £17 million for the services of Shinji Kagawa. The Japanese international had been a revelation in the Bundesliga, helping Dortmund to successive titles in 2010/11 and 2011/12. Back …

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Watch: Man United Old Boys Score Around Europe’s Biggest Leagues

Former United stars Patrice Evra and Shinji Kagawa today joined Chicharito in scoring in some of Europe’s top leagues. It’s often been said that when a player leaves Man United, the only way is down. While the clubs that the aforementioned have sinced joined fulfil this theory (arguably bar Evra’s move to Juventus), the players themselves are thriving in some of Europe’s …

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Watch: Manchester United Outcasts Shinji Kagawa And Chicharito Both Scored Beautiful Goals In Germany Tonight

Manchester United flops Shinji Kagawa and Javier Hernandez both scored fine goals in Germany this evening.  Manchester United made a serious amount of changes to their squad last summer with a number of huge names leaving the club. Robin van Persie was shipped out to Turkey to join Fenerbahce with Nani following suit. Rafael was sold to Lyon for pittance …

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VIDEO: Kagawa Bags Goal And Assist in Dortmund Win

Borussia Dortmund bagged another much needed league win today after their disappointing exit from the Champions League midweek.  Shinji Kagawa has had a pretty miserable 24 months. Alex Ferguson’s departure from Manchester United saw Kagawa slip further and further down the pecking order until he was no more than a bit part player. David Moyes’ departure saw him slip out …

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Highlights: Dortmund Cruise Past Freiburg

It has been a season to forget for Borussia Dortmund. Starting the campaign with ambitions of once again challenging Bayern Munich for the Bundesliga, Dortmund are now not even thinking about a Champions League spot. They are simply hoping to avoid relegation.  After a 1-0 loss at home to Augsburg mid-week, the Yellow Wall finally began to turn on Jurgen …

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Manchester United Back In For Midfielder

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Manchester United have not given up hope of signing Juventus man Arturo Vidal and have made a bid of £39.5m for the Chilean midfielder according to Italian newspaper Tuttosport. Vidal has been linked with a  move to Manchester all summer and would be an all-action type of midfielder that would complement the pace and running ability of new signing Angel …

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Manchester United Midfielder Off To Dortmund

Although much has been talked about Manchester United’s transfer targets over the summer, Louis van Gaal still has a lot of personnel to sell. One such deal that appears to be in place for one of the unwanted players, is that of Shinji Kagawa heading back to Germany, according to reports. Louis van Gaal has made no secret of his desire to slash his …

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When Will Manchester United’s Nightmare End?

A nightmare can be quite frightening, especially one that has lasted fifteen months following the departure of Sir Alex Ferguson as Manchester United boss. After the elation of sealing the deal to sign a genuinely world-class midfielder in Angel Di Maria on Tuesday evening, Manchester United fans the world over woke on Wednesday morning spitting their corn flakes all over the …

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Five Players Who Look Set To Leave Manchester United

With Manchester United’s US tour coming to an end, Louis Van Gaal has indicated that he will let the players know where they stand. There are likely to be more players coming to Old Trafford but also some of the current squad could be surplus to requirements at the club. Van Gaal is clearly judging his squad and a number of …

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Shinji Kagawa to leave Manchester United?

It has gone from bad to worse for Manchester United’s Shinji Kagawa. On Thursday, the Japanese international suffered the insult of being dropped from Japan’s starting line up for their second World Cup encounter with Greece. It is a spectacular fall from grace for perhaps Japan’s most high profile footballer. In reality, this is only the latest in a series …

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