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FIFA Coach, Goal & World Player Of The Year Announced

Real Madrid's French coach Zinedine Zidane lifts the trophy after Real Madrid won the UEFA Champions League final football match between Juventus and Real Madrid at The Principality Stadium in Cardiff, south Wales, on June 3, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Filippo MONTEFORTE (Photo credit should read FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)

The Best FIFA Football Awards were held tonight in London with the world player, goal and coach of the year all named.  Cristiano Ronaldo was crowned Best FIFA Men’s Player Of The Year for the second consecutive year, beating Lionel Messi and Neymar to it respectively. Ronaldo remains the only player to win the award having also won it last …

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John Giles Absolutely Tears Into Robbie Savage Over Recent Comments About Irish Side

Robbie Savage’s recent criticism of RTÉ’s Eamon Dunphy, his claims that Martin O’Neill’s Republic of Ireland side can be labelled overachievers if they even finish third in their 2018 World Cup Qualification group, and his suggestion that only one current Irish player – the recovering Seamus Coleman – is good enough to fit into the Welsh team have obviously drawn the ire …

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Report: Barcelona To Make Yet Another Massive Bid For Philippe Coutinho

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Despite their advances being rejected on three previous occasions, Barcelona are doggedly preparing yet another massive bid for Liverpool playmaker Philippe Coutinho. After their most recent bid was slid back across the negotiating table, it seemed that Barcelona’s interest in the 25-year-old had come to an end. Various reports claimed that the Catalan giants, whose coffers are well-stocked following the …

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Watch: Former Liverpool Striker Goes Nuclear In Epic Post-Match Interview

Former Liverpool youth striker Marvin Pourie, who left the Merseyside club in 2009 after failing to push on and make the first-team, went on a nuclear rant on Danish television yesterday after his side, Randers FC, let a first-half lead slip at home to mid-table outfit Silkeborg. Pourie provided the assist for Marcus Moldvadgaard to score Randers’ first-half goal, but a …

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Jermain Defoe Pens Touching Tribute To “Best Friend” Bradley Lowery

At a press conference earlier in the week, amidst reports that six-year-old Sunderland fan Bradley Lowery’s condition was worsening, Jermain Defoe struggled to keep his composure. The now former Sunderland striker was being officially unveiled to the press as a Bournemouth player, but he was asked about Lowery, with whom he had become close friends in recent months. “It has …

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‘Lucky For Us He Was A Spanish Referee’ Austrian Defender Thinks Duffy ‘Goal’ Should Have Been Allowed

Austria just about kept their hopes of World Cup qualification alive on Sunday night, securing a point against the Republic of Ireland at the Aviva. The game finished 1-1, as a first-half goal from Austrian defender Martin Hinteregger was cancelled out by a volley from the Republic’s Jonathan Walters in the 85th minute. Austria moved to eight points and they …

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