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Twitter Reacts Brilliantly To Gary Neville’s New Job

The news that Gary Neville is set to take over as manager of Valencia shocked the footballing world this morning. It was largely unexpected, and well, he has never had a top job himself. However, his expertise on Sky Sports leave many with little doubt that he will make waves with the La Liga side. Naturally, Twitter was at its …

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Five Players To Watch In La Liga This Season

¡Vamos! The Spanish football season is back, and if Bilbao’s recent trouncing of Barca in the Super Cup was anything to go by, we could be in for quite a campaign. The heavyweights of Barca and Real often overshadow many other quality players in La Liga, so here are 5 potential superstars who you should also be keeping your eyes …

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Video: Roberto Soldado Had A Disastrous Villarreal Unveiling

After a miserable spell at Tottenham, the man still has no luck. Roberto Soldado came to Spurs with a serious reputation, so much so that he was signed from Valencia in a £26m transfer. Having scored just 16 goals in 76 games, the Spaniard was considered a huge flop, and he recently moved back to Spain – joining Villarreal for £7m. …

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Man City In ‘Advanced Talks’ With £28M Man Utd Defensive Target

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News emerging today claims that Manchester City are in ‘advanced talks’ with Valencia over the signing of their star defender Nicolas Otamendi.  The proposed £28 million deal has been complicated somewhat by the Spanish club still owing the Citizens a ‘significant portion’ of Alvaro Negrado’s £24 million fee however, according to the Daily Mail. But the La Liga outfit may now …

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Manchester United Target Omitted From Valencia Kit Launch

Nicolas Otamendi looks to be nailed on for a move to Manchester United if widespread reports this past week are to be believed. It’s already been revealed this week that the Old Trafford target reportedly will not join his La Liga side in pre-season, when he is due to return next week. However, further speculation has now centred around what …

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AS Reporting Otamendi Will Be Key To Ramos Deal – But How?

It’s been a torrid 24 hours for anyone involved at Valencia F.C. News broke yesterday that Valencia president Amadeo Salvo had resigned from his position at the club. Speaking at a press conference during the week, Salvo claims he told incoming president Lay Hoo Chan that he wished to leave by June 30 to take better care of his father, …

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Who Is Potential Manchester United New Boy Nicolas Otamendi?

The speculation has been building and now it looks like Manchester United have their man.But who is Nicolas Otamendi and what can United fans expect?  #MUFC have agreed a personal contract with Nicolás Otamendi. The contract is €5m a year after tax. Fee to be agreed with Valencia. [MARCA] — United Report™ (@ManUtdReport_) May 23, 2015 So, first things first. …

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Manchester United Reportedly Agree Deal With Valencia Defender And Close On Bayern Midfielder

Argentinian news outlet Ole are reporting that Manchester United have completed a big money signing of international defender, Nicolas Otamendi. Meanwhile, German outlet Kicker, are reporting that United are closing in on Bayern midfielder, Bastian Schweinsteiger.  Ole claim that Valencia have signed a preliminary contract with Manchester United for Otamendi, while some smaller details and terms still need to be ironed out. …

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Rumours: Manchester United Midfielder Off To Valencia

Fresh reports claim Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata could be on his way to La Liga giants Valencia. The Spanish club will look to sign Mata on loan in January and possibly follow this with a £30 million deal next summer, according to reports. One of the more unusual aspects of this transfer rumour is that Peter Lim is now the …

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Chelsea Look To Sign Spanish Starlet

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho is in the race to sign Valencia’s exciting 21-year-old striker while Spanish giants Real Madrid are trying to close the door on any attempt to bring superstar Cristiano Ronaldo to Stamford Bridge. Premier League rivals Chelsea and Arsenal are set to do battle for Spanish wunderkid Paco Alcacer, according to The Express. The Valencia man was targeted by the mighty …

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Manchester United Sign Exciting Prospect

Manchester United have completed their fifth signing of the summer, getting 16-year-old Dutch prospect Timothy Fosu Mensah from Ajax Amsterdam in a £300,000 deal with the possibility of additional payments down the line, according to The Express. The youngster, who can play at centre back, left back or defensive midfield, was landed in the face of competition from Manchester City and …

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Signing of Jeremy Mathieu Just What FC Barcelona Need

Barcelona have completed the signing of Valencia defender Jeremy Mathieu for £15.6m. The 30-year-old joins in a four–year deal with the option of an extra year. After weeks of speculation the deal has finally gone through to bring Jeremy Mathieu from Valencia to the Nou Camp. The defender was converted from his usual left back role to centre half and …

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Juan Bernat – The Bayern Munich Signing You May Not Know

As the transfer merry-go-round goes up a couple of notches, one particular singing may have gone unnoticed. The location was Germany, Munich, and as Bayern Munich look to build for next season they completed the signing of a young Spanish left back by the name of Juan Bernat. At just 21 years of age, Juan Bernat was signed as backup …

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World Cup 2014 Preview – Group E

15/06 Switzerland v Ecuador 17:00 (Brasilia) 15/06 France v Honduras 20:00 (Porto Alegre) 20/06 Switzerland v France 20:00 (Salvador) 20/06 Honduras v Ecuador 23:00 (Curitiba) 25/06 Honduras v Switzerland 21:00 (Manaus) 25/06 Ecuador v France 21:00 (Rio) Switzerland Best finish: Quarter-finals (1934, 1938, 1954) How they qualified:  Finished 1st in UEFA Group E After missing out on Euro 2012, Ottmar Hitzfeld …

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