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Thomas Mueller Apologises For Red Card Kung-Fu Kick

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Thomas Mueller has apologised for his Kung fu-style kick to the head of Ajax defender Nicholas Tagliafico which saw the Germany star being sent off in Wednesday’s six-goal thriller in Amsterdam. “No, no – of course, I didn’t mean to do it,” the 29-year-old told reporters over the first straight red card of his career in 462 appearances for Bayern …

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Thomas Muller Emerges As Potential Diego Costa Replacement As Chelsea Assess Options

LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 31: Diego Costa (C) of Chelsea celebrates scoring his team's fourth goal during the Premier League match between Chelsea and Stoke City at Stamford Bridge on December 31, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Steve Bardens/Getty Images)

The Premier League community was thrown into shock following Diego Costa’s dropping after a bust-up with the Chelsea’s Management. Conte’s decision to drop the striker had no bearing on yesterday’s 3-0 result against champions Leicester with a replacement being reportedly lined up for the Spanish international. The Express claim that Chelsea are targeting a £75million pounds move for Bayern Munich’s Thomas Muller. …

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UEFA Announces Ten-Man ‘Best Player In Europe’ Shortlist

LYON, FRANCE - JULY 06: Gareth Bale of Wales and Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal embrace after the UEFA EURO 2016 semi final match between Portugal and Wales at Stade des Lumieres on July 6, 2016 in Lyon, France. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Luis Suárez are among the nominees for the UEFA Best Player in Europe award. The three La Liga-based superstars are among the ten-man shortlist announced by the organisation this morning, but there is no place on the list for Brazilian international Neymar. Following (but not limited to) their Euro 2016 heroics, Portugal’s Pepe and Antoine Griezmann …

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O’Neill Has A Plan To Neutralise Zlatan But Ireland Won’t Man-Mark Him

Republic Of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill is adamant that Ireland will not man-mark Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic when Ireland take on Sweden in their Group E opener at Euro 2016 next week. Ireland face Erik Hamrén’s Swedish squad at the Stade De France on Monday, June 13, and O’Neill has confirmed that has no intentions of asking his players to man-marking the former PSG …

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World Champions Germany Name Stupidly Talented Euro 2016 Squad

DUBLIN, IRELAND - OCTOBER 08: Germany pose for a team photo during the UEFA EURO 2016 Qualifier group D match between Republic of Ireland and Germany at the Aviva Stadium on October 8, 2015 in Dublin, Ireland. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

The squad lists for the upcoming European Championships are now starting to roll in, and 2014 World Cup winners have this afternoon announced their provisional list. Manager Joachim Löw has named a 27-man squad, to be trimmed down by four at a later date, and of course, it is positively brimming with world class talent. There are no massive shocks in Löw’s squad, though …

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Five Key Points From Tuesday Night’s Big Champions League Games

during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 first leg match between Arsenal and Barcelona on February 23, 2016 in London, United Kingdom.

It was always going to be an action packed night with four European giants in action. Arsenal put in a brave performance but Barcelona proved to be have too much firepower in the end to effectively end the tie as Messi finally scored against Petr Cech, not once but twice. Meanwhile, Juventus fought back against Bayern to rescue a 2-2 …

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Chelsea’s Striker Options In The January Transfer Window

Diego Costa has cut a frustrated figure at Chelsea in recent times. Poor form and a lack of goals saw him relegated to the bench for last weekend’s goalless draw with Spurs. Not known for his ability to hide his emotions, the Spaniard threw his bib in frustration having being told to warm up without being subbed on. In fact, …

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Manchester United Made A Huge Bid For Thomas Müller Last Summer

It was no secret throughout last summer that Manchester United were hot in pursuit of Thomas Müller. However, Bayern Munich were keen to hold onto the Germany midfielder, and showed some serious resolve to turn down a massive offer for the World Cup winner. It has emerged on a reputable Twitter source that the Red Devils made a whopping bid of …

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Bayern Chief Tells Man Utd’s Woodward To Stop Emailing Him About Striker Target

We’ve all had to deal with an irritating flurry of emails now and then, but we can see Karl-Heinz Rummenigge’s frustration when it’s a professional counterpart flooding his inbox.  The Bayern chairman has made a pretty straightforward, and not very common, request to Manchester United’s Ed Woodward, telling him to stop pestering him with emails, as he is not going to let go of Bayern Munich star …

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‘Super-Agent’ Explains How Far Manchester United Were Willing To Go To Sign Bayern Striker

Manchester United were willing to go to extreme lengths to sign Bayern Munich forward Thomas Muller during this summer’s transfer window, a so-called ‘super-agent’ has stated.  Giovanni Branchini, has claimed United would have paid a huge amount, if necessary, to get their man this summer but Bayern were not willing to sell. Branchini told calciomercato.com (via the Daily Mail) that “Manchester United …

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Manchester United Boss Van Gaal Must Act Fast To Redeem Himself

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Football fans are fickle. None are more fickle than Manchester United fans. After almost two decades of domestic dominance under the helm of Sir Alex Ferguson, supporters of the Red Devils are used to success. Failure is not an option, it won’t be tolerated. David Moyes’ reign as head coach is a prime example of this zero tolerance attitude by …

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Manchester United Make Record-Breaking €85M Bid For Forward Target

Manchester United have made a massive €85 million (£60m) bid for Bayern Munich striker Thomas Muller, according to reports.  Rumours had circulated last week that United were to make a €70 million offer for the Germany international, however now Sport Bild claim that the Old Trafford outfit made a colossal €85 million bid for the 25-year-old last week, breaking Angel Di Maria’s transfer …

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Manchester United’s Two Top Targets Have Just Announced They Want Old Trafford Move

The papers have gone big this Sunday with two pretty massive claims relating to high profile Manchester United targets.  John Richardson of The Sunday Express has made a pretty bold claim this morning relating to German World Cup winner Thomas Muller. Bayern Munich opened their Bundesliga season this weekend with a 5-0 spanking of Hamburg with Muller scoring two in …

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