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Do Wales Currently Have The Hottest Free Agent On The Market?

Wales recorded the greatest ever night of their football history on Thursday beating a strong Belgium side at Euro 2016 to reach the semi-finals of a major tournament for the first time. Wales sealed victory and a semi-final match up against Portugal through a moment of magic from former Arsenal trainee Hal Robson-Kanu. The 27-year-old performed a stunning Cruyff turn …

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Germany Dealt Serious Blow In Advance Of Euro 2016 Semi-Final

World Champions Germany sealed their place in the Euro 2016 semi-finals, progressing past a strong Italy side after winning a thrilling penalty shootout against Italy in Bordeaux. However the Germans have been dealt a cruel blow with Mario Gómez ruled out of the remainder of Germany’s Euro 2016 campaign due to a muscle tear. Gómez, who is the only recognised …

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Portuguese Wonderkid Snubbed United For Bayern, According To Nani

KIEV, UKRAINE - OCTOBER 20: Jose Mourinho of Chelsea looks on prior to kick off during the UEFA Champions League Group G match between FC Dynamo Kyiv and Chelsea at the Olympic Stadium on October 20, 2015 in Kiev, Ukraine. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images) Manchester United

Manchester United may have completed the signing of Zlatan Ibrahimović and Henrikh Mkhitaryan, but Portuguese starlet Renato Sanches wasn’t as forthcoming when approached by the Premier League side. According to his international teammate Nani, Sanches snubbed United to join Bayern Munich this past May for an initial fee of £27.5 million. “Renato would have been a great signing for Man United. …

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Borussia Dortmund Expertly Troll ‘Fifth Place’ Manchester United Following Mkhitaryan Transfer

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Borussia Dortmund finally accepted Manchester United’s did for Henrikh Mkhitaryan. After weeks of rumour, speculation, offers and counter offers, Borussia Dortmund finally agreed to sell Henrikh Mkhitaryan to Manchester United for a fee believed to be in the region of £26.3 million. Although Manchester United have yet to officially confirm the deal, the news comes one day after the club signed Zlatan Ibrahimovic …

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Springbok XV Composed By The Current Talent Drain Exodus

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South African rugby is facing into a possible crisis scenario. As a result of unfavourable playing conditions for rugby players in the country due to a mix of determinants including imposed governmental race quotas, an ever decreasing in value South African Rand and with the money strapped European clubs of England and France perennially plucking some of the countries top …

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Champions Cup: The Four Standout Ties Not To Miss This Season

CLERMONT-FERRAND, FRANCE - DECEMBER 14: Simon Zebo of Munster looks on during the European Rugby Champions Cup pool one match between ASM Clermont Auvergne and Munster at Stade Marcel Michelin on December 14, 2014 in Clermont-Ferrand, France. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

The remoulding of Europe’s premier competition didn’t exactly go down well on its introduction three years ago, but there’s little doubting now that establishing the Champions Cup has created a competition in which one mistake could prove to be lethal and every single group offers up some mouthwatering clashes. Following on from Wednesday’s draw in Neuchatel, Switzerland, here are four ties that you …

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Champions Leicester Dealt Transfer Blow As Deeney Signs New Deal

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 21: Claudio Ranieri Manager of Leicester City looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Leicester City at St James' Park on November 21, 2015 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

Premier League Champions Leicester City have been dealt a blow in the transfer market with news that target Troy Deeney has signed a new five-year contract with Watford. Leonardo Ulloa was the only Leicester player other than Jamie Vardy and PFA Players’ Player of the Year Riyad Mahrez to score more than five Premier League goals last season, so manager Claudio …

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Tottenham And Leicester Target Icelandic Defender

LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 10: Mauricio Pochettino the manager of Spurs reacts as Claudio Ranieri the manager of Leicester City looks on during The Emirates FA Cup third round match between Tottenham Hotspur and Leicester City at White Hart Lane on January 10, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

Iceland’s exploits at Euro 2016 have earned them plenty of praise and admiration, and according to a recent report from the Guardian, Tottenham and Leicester are interested in signing Ragnar Sigurðsson after his impressive displays for Iceland in their run to the quarter-finals of Euro 2016. With Champions League football this season, Claudi Ranieri is eager to add depth and …

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Brendan Rodgers Targets Republic Of Ireland Defender As His Next Celtic Signing

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - MAY 23: Celtic unveil their new Manager, Brendan Rodgers at Celtic Park Glasgow on May 23, 2016 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Steve Welsh/Getty Images)

As the Brendan Rodgers era gets underway at Celtic, the former Liverpool manager is expected to be highly active in the transfer window this summer. Rodgers made his first foray into the transfer market yesterday, and completed the signing of highly talented youngster Moussa Dembele. According to the Daily Mail Blackburn Rovers 24-year-old defender Shane Duffy, who has just returned …

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Done Deal: Rafael Benitez Makes His First Newcastle Signing

LEICESTER, ENGLAND - MARCH 14: Rafael Benitez manager of Newcastle United looks on prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Newcastle United at The King Power Stadium on March 14, 2016 in Leicester, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Rafa Benitez has confirmed his first signing since taking the Newcastle job, with Gent goalkeeper Matz Sels joining the Championship club for £4.5million. The Belgium under 21 international has signed a five-year contract with the Saint James’ Park side. Newcastle United new boy Matz Sels is believed to have overlooked interest from Southampton and Middlesbrough to sign for Rafa Benitez. …

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Done Deal: Rangers Have Completed Their Eighth Summer Signing

Rangers MILTON KEYNES, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 23: Lee Hodson of MK Dons is tackled by Jay Rodriguez of Southampton during the Capital One Cup third round match between MK Dons and Southampton at Stadium mk on September 23, 2015 in Milton Keynes, England. (Photo by Tony Marshall/Getty Images)***Local Caption*** Lee Hodson; Jay Rodriguez

Newly promoted Rangers have completed their eighth summer signing, with right-back Lee Hodson, joining on a three-year deal from MK Dons. The Northern Ireland international put pen to paper after returning from his country’s European Championship campaign in France. Delights to have signed a 3 year deal @RangersFC it’s an honour to have signed for such a massive club! pic.twitter.com/ltqnRhMS6U …

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Why Does Nobody Want To Play Golf At The Olympics?

golf CARNOUSTIE, SCOTLAND - SEPTEMBER 29: Shane Lowry of Ireland on the 17th hole during the first practise round of the 2015 Alfred Dunhill Links Championship on the Championship Links on September 29, 2015 in Carnoustie, Scotland. (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)

Earlier today, both Jason Day and Shane Lowry released statements on their respective Twitter pages that neither will take part at August’s Olympic Games in golf. That brings to 11 the number of golfers who have opted out of the Rio games (no female golfer has pulled out as of this moment). Interestingly, after Rory McIlroy announced he would not be …

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Sir Clive Woodward Selects A Wondrous World XV

LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 31: Sir Clive Woodward enjoys the atmosphere ahead of the 2015 Rugby World Cup Final match between New Zealand and Australia at Twickenham Stadium on October 31, 2015 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

Following the conclusion of the June test series, rugby fans the world over have been presented with the latest illustration as to where the authority in the game pertains. While the northern hemisphere nations made some distance in closing the extensional gap which existed between the north and south following the 2015 World Cup, in which all four semi-finalists hailed from the …

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