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Raphaël Varane: Age, height, weight and biography of the elite defender

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We hear of elite attackers all the time in world football, but elite defenders are rarer. You may have a stacked attacking lineup, but without a solid backline, it is for nought. It is for this reason that football...

Ben White: Age, height, weight, and biography of Arsenal’s new prodigy

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The word ‘prodigy’ gets thrown around in football way too often. Oftentimes, people are quick to label a player a prodigy, only for said player to dip the next season and never recover. However, there are a few who...

Kenny Dalglish: age, weight, height, partner and controversy of this former footballer

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70-year-old Sir Kenneth Mathieson Dalglish (born in Glasgow, Scotland), is a Scottish former football player and also a football manager. During his career, he has mostly played as a forward; he also has earned a record of 102 full...
Peyton Manning.. Source: Getty Images

Peyton Manning: Age, height, weight, marriage, controversies, personal life, career

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Peyton Manning, a former professional football quarterback, set multiple records en route to winning five NFL MVP awards and two Super Bowls. Peyton is the son of former NFL quarterback Archie Manning and the older brother of former New...
Alex Morgan. Source: The Guardian

Alex Morgan: Age, height, weight, family, early life, career and records of the footballer

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Alex Morgan was the youngest member of the United States women's national team in 2009, and she was the first overall pick in the 2011 Women's Professional Soccer draught. Morgan won her maiden Olympic gold medal in 2012, assisting...

Eric Cantona: Age, weight, height, partner and controversy of this legendary football

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55-year-old Eric Daniel Pierre Cantona (born 24 May 1966) is a former professional football player. He is also an actor, director, and producer. Before ending his career with Manchester United where he won four Premier League titles, he played...
Andy Cole. Source: Manutd.com

Andy Cole: Age, height, weight, personal life, career

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Andy Cole is a retired professional footballer from England who played as a striker. His career lasted from 1988 till 2008. Early life Lincoln Cole, Cole's father, immigrated to the United Kingdom from Jamaica in 1957 and worked as a coal...
Sir Alex Ferguson. Source: Premier League

Sir Alex Ferguson: Age, height, weight, marriage, personal life, career

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Sir Alex Ferguson CBE is a Scottish former football manager and player best known for his tenure as manager of Manchester United between 1986 and 2013. Early life Alexander Chapman Ferguson was born on December 31, 1941, at his grandmother's house...
Jesse Lingard. Source: Getty Images

Jesse Lingard: Age, height, weight, relationships, personal life, career

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Jesse Lingard is an English professional footballer who plays for Premier League club Manchester United and the England national team as an attacking midfielder or winger. Early life Jesse Ellis Lingard was born on December 15, 1992, in Warrington, Cheshire, to...
Steve Bruce. Source: Shutterstock

Steve Bruce: Age, height, weight, marriage, personal life, career

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Steve Bruce is an English professional football manager and former centre-back. He is currently the manager of Newcastle United. Early life Stephen Roger Bruce was born on December 31, 1960, in Corbridge, Northumberland, the elder of Joe and Sheenagh Bruce's...

Mo Salah: Age, weight, height, personal life and controversy of this star footballer

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29-year old Mohamed Salah Hamed Mahrous Ghaly is an Egyptian footballer who plays as a forward for the Premier League club and Liverpool. He also captains the Egyptian national team. He is known to be one of the best...
Roy Hodgson. Source: Getty Images

Roy Hodgson: Age, height, wife, personal life, career of British manager

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Roy Hodgson CBE is a former player and football manager from England. Early life Roy Hodgson was born in Croydon, Surrey on August 9, 1947. His mother worked as a baker in town, and his father, Bill was a bus driver...

Paul Pogba: age, weight, height, spouse, and controversies of the star football player

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Paul Labile Pogba is a French footballer, born on March 15, 1993 (age 28), in Lagny-sur-Marne, in the eastern suburbs of Paris, France. He plays for Manchester United, a Premier League club, and also the France national team. https://twitter.com/paulpogba/status/1404931851211489281 Early life Pogba...

Pep Guardiola – Age, weight, height, wife and controversies of the Man City football...

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Josep "Pep" Guardiola Sala, was born on 18 January 1971 (age - 50 years) and is a Spanish football manager and former player. Josep is currently the manager of Premier League club, Manchester City. Pep is among the greatest...
Pierre-Emerick Emiliano François Aubameyang. Source: The Guardian

Aubameyang: Age, height, weight, family, early life, career and records of the Arsenal star

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Pierre-Emerick Emiliano François Aubameyang is a Gabonese footballer who plays as a striker for the Premier League club Arsenal and the Gabonese national team. Aubameyang is well-known for his speed, finishing ability, and off-the-ball movement. Early life Aubameyang was born in...

Kylian Mbappe: Age, height, weight, girlfriend, early life, career and records of French football...

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Kylian Mbappé is a French professional footballer who plays forward for Ligue 1 club Paris Saint-Germain as well as the France national team. Early life Kylian Mbappé Lottin was born on 20 December 1998 in Paris and was raised in Bondy,...
Tom Brady. Source: The Guardian

Tom Brady: Age, height, weight, wife, early life and records of the best quarterback...

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Tom Brady is an American football quarterback who plays for the National Football League's Tampa Bay Buccaneers (NFL). He spent the first 20 seasons of his career with the New England Patriots, where he was a key player to...
José Mourinho

Jose Mourinho: Age, height, weight, wife, career, controversies of the celebrated football coach

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José Mourinho is the current head coach of Serie A club Roma. He is a former player and professional football manager from Portugal. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest managers of all time, as well as...
Neymar. Source: Goal

Neymar: Early life, age, weight, height, career, personal life and controversies of the footballer

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Neymar is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays forward for Ligue 1 club Paris Saint-Germain as well as the Brazil national team. He is highly considered as one of the world's top players. Early life Neymar da Silva Santos Junior was...
Marcus Rashford. Source: SkySports

Marcus Rashford: Early life, career, height, age, girlfriend, personal life, records of Manchester United...

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Marcus Rashford MBE is a forward for Premier League club Manchester United and the England national team. Early life Marcus Rashford was born on October 31, 1997, in Manchester, and grew up in the Wythenshawe neighbourhood. His grandmother was born on...
Frank Lampard. Source: Forbes

Frank Lampard: Early life, career, age, height, controversies, weight, marriage of Chelsea legend

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Frank Lampard is a former player and English professional football manager who most recently served as the head coach of Premier League club Chelsea. As a player, he is widely regarded as one of Chelsea's all-time greats, as well as...
Gareth Bale. Source: Forbes

Gareth Bale: Early life, career, age, height, weight, girlfriend, records of the Real Madrid...

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Gareth Bale is a Welsh professional footballer who plays as a winger for Real Madrid in La Liga and for Wales in the national team. Early life Gareth Frank Bale was born in Cardiff, Wales, on 16 July 1989, to school...
Messi. Source: Pinterest

Lionel Messi: Early life, career, height, weight, girlfriend and records of the star football...

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Lionel Andrés Messi, usually known as Leo Messi, is an Argentine professional footballer who plays as a forward and captains both Barcelona and Argentina. Early life Messi was born on June 24, 1987, in Rosario, Argentina, as the third of four...
Ronaldo. Source: AS English

Cristiano Ronaldo: Early life, career, height, weight, girlfriend and records of the star football...

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Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro is a Portuguese professional footballer who plays as a forward for Juventus in Serie A and captains the Portugal national team. Early life Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro was born in So Pedro, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal,...
Source: Manchester Evening News

Pep Guardiola net worth: How much is the top coach earning and what is...

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Pep Guardiola is regarded as one of the top football coaches in the world. He is the current manager of the Manchester City football team. Guardiola took over as manager of (Barcelona B) after retiring from professional football in...

Christian Eriksen: A look at the career of the Danish talisman

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During the Denmark versus Finland match at the Euros, the footballing world witnessed a tragedy occur on the pitch. The main man of the Denmark team suddenly collapsed to the ground, lying motionless on the pitch. Within seconds, the...
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Eric Cantona net worth: How much does the retired football legend earn in 2021?

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Eric Cantona, also known as the Old Trafford's 'King', had retired from the game early to pursue a passion for acting and directing films. Cantona was a Premier League classic, leading Manchester United to four league titles and two FA...
Sir Alex Ferguson. Source: Pinterest

Sir Alex Ferguson net worth: Early life, career, earnings and worth in 2021 of...

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Sir Alex Ferguson is a former professional football player and manager from Scotland. Ferguson is widely regarded as the greatest manager in football history. He oversaw Manchester United's "golden era" from 1986 to 2013, winning more trophies than any...
Andy Cole. Source: Manchester United

Andy Cole net worth: Career, earnings and net worth of former football player in...

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Andrew Alexander Cole is a former English professional football striker. His professional career spanned 1988 to 2008, and he is best known for his time with Manchester United. His net worth is estimated to be in the range of...

Phil Foden: With the world at his feet, Manchester City must build its team...

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The clock showed 75 minutes when Manchester City had one foot in the Champions League semi-final. Only one, because their opponents had looked lively all game. There was every chance that they would stare at another quarter-final exit, a...
Jesse Lingard. Source: Sky Sports

Jesse Lingard net worth: What are his earnings and what is he worth in...

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Jesse Lingard is a professional soccer player from England. Lingard signed a four-year contract with Manchester United in 2017. During the 2010-11 season, he also won the FA Youth Cup with Manchester United. He spent the 2020/21 season on...
Mohamed Salah. Source: Sky Sports

Mohamed Salah net worth: How much does the star Liverpool footballer earn?

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Mohamed Salah is an Egyptian professional footballer who currently plays for Premier League club Liverpool as well as the Egypt national team. His best qualities are his finishing, dribbling, and speed. Early life Mohamed Salah Hamed Mahrous Ghaly was born in...

EURO: Five of the most controversial moments in EURO history

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EURO 2020 has finally begun, except it has begun in 2021. With any tournament comes memories, moments, and of course, controversy. The EURO is no stranger to controversy, having seen countless ones over the years. Here are five of the...
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Steve Bruce net worth: Early life, career, accomplishments and earnings in 2021

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Early life Steve Bruce was born on 31 december, 1960, Corbirdge, England. Career Steve Bruce began his career as a centre back with Gillingham. In 1979, he was chosen for the England national team's young squad. That year, he advanced from...

Harry Kane: Where should the Spurs striker go next?

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Sport is a cruel mistress, especially when it comes to legacies. You can be the epitome of perfection, and fans will still find a way to downplay your abilities. Ask Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Lewis Hamilton, or any other...
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Roy Hodgson net worth: How much is the football manager worth in 2021?

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Roy Hodgson was born on 9 August 1947 in Croydon, England. Roy's mother was a baker in the town while his father served as a bus driver. Early life Hodgson was quite successful as a youth player with Crystal Palace. He...
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Paul Pogba net worth: Where does the footballer stand financially in 2021?

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Paul Pogba is a French national soccer player who holds a net worth of $125 million. Pogba is one of the game's most known players right now. As of now, he plays as a midfielder for Manchester United. The...
Alex Morgan. Source: Twitter

Alex Morgan net worth: How much is the olympic gold medalist worth in 2021?

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Alexandra Patricia Morgan, also known as Alex Morgan is an Olympic gold medalist and FIFA Women's World Cup champion from the United States. She plays as a forward for the Orlando Pride of the National Women's Soccer League (NWSL)...
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Neymar net worth: How much does the Brazilian footballer earn and where does he...

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Neymar is a Brazilian professional soccer player who is presently one of the world's most popular and important soccer players. The footballer is currently a member of 'Paris Saint-Germain,' although his future with the club is uncertain. Neymar went from...
Source: Nike News

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang net worth: How much does the Arsenal striker earn and where does...

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Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is a Gabonese-born French striker who plays for Arsenal. In 2007, he got his big chance when he joined AC Milan's youth team. During a Youth Cup tournament, he scored seven goals in six matches while playing for...
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Jose Mourinho net worth: How much is the former Real Madrid, Manchester United and...

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Jose Mourinho is a former footballer and professional football coach from Portugal who recently served as manager of the English club Manchester United. Mourinho has won 25 major awards as a manager, making him one of the most successful...
Source: The mirror

Kylian Mbappe net worth: How much does the PSG forward earn and where does...

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Kylian Mbappe is a French professional footballer who plays as a forward for Paris Saint-Germain. Mbappe is widely touted as the football community's "Next Big Thing" after rising through the ranks of AS Monaco in 2015. Kylian, who is...
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Tom Brady net worth: Achievements, personal life and investments of NFL superstar

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Tom Brady is one of the richest NFL players and highest-paid athletes in the world. His net worth is $200 million. Tom Brady is a professional American football player in the National Football League. Brady is the quarterback for the...
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Gareth Bale net worth: Achievements, deals, salary, investments and profile of Welsh footballer

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Gareth Bale is a Welsh professional footballer who plays as a winger for Real Madrid in Spain. He most recently appeared on loan at Tottenham Hotspur in the English Premier League. Bale is considered as an excellent footballer owing...

Lionel Messi net worth: What does the legendary football player earn and details about...

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Lionel Messi's net worth is $400 million as of 2021, making him one of the world's richest athletes. Lionel Messi is an Argentine footballer who is widely regarded as one of the greatest players in contemporary football history. He is...

Kenny Dalglish net worth: The former Liverpool player and manager has accrued a handsome...

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Sir Kenneth Mathieson Dalglish MBE is a former footballer and manager from Scotland. His net worth is believed to be $11 million (8 million British pounds). Dalglish spent his football career with Liverpool and Celtic. In addition, he is...

Frank Lampard net worth: How brazen and blue are the Chelsea legend’s bank coffers?

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Frank James Lampard is a professional football manager and a former player. He most recently managed the Premier League club, Chelsea where he used to play initially. Lampard is considered to be one of the most prominent midfielders in football...

Cristiano Ronaldo net worth- Where does the world’s most recognised footballer stand financially?

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Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro is considered to be among the best footballers in the world to date. He currently plays for the Italian team, Juventus, and the national team of Portugal. Ronaldo was born on the 5th February...

Marcus Rashford net worth: How much does the Manchester United starlet make through salary...

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Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford has been in the game since 2016 and is considered one of the top young players in football. After his arrival at Old Trafford, his stock saw a major boost which earned him many new deals with...

Ibracadabra – A look into the decorated career of Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Every sport needs someone to provide the box office and thrills. Or at least, someone who is outspoken and talks a big game. UFC has Conor McGregor, NBA has Draymond Green and Formula 1 has Nikita Mazepin (sigh). In...

Fernandinho: A look at the essential cog in the wheel of Manchester City’s dynamic...

If there’s one position in football which is the most under-appreciated, it has to be the central defensive midfielder. Essentially, these players do the work of two players, but barely get credited for one. They are also expected to...

Unsung heroes: Studying why football fans prefer watching fancy goals over last-ditch tackles

Recently, fans voted for their favourite Premier League icons to be inducted into the Premier League Hall of Fame. The top 8 announced are all legends of English football. Each player on the list deserves his induction. Gerrard/Lampard fanboys...

He’s a keeper: 5 times goalkeepers scored a last-minute goal

Trent Alexander-Arnold stood stone-faced, ready to take a corner-kick. It was the last kick of the game, and Liverpool were staring at a calamitous result. 1-1 against West Brom was bad enough, but with top-4 at stake, they had...

MESSI DIVORCE: Is it finally time for the talismanic forward to leave Barcelona?

Loyalty is something that’s essential in various aspects of life. Whether it is relationships, work or devotion, loyalty is an essential prerequisite. In football, however, loyalty is a commodity as rare as salt in coffee. We have seen tons of...

St. Thomas of North London: How Tuchel transformed Chelsea in such a short period...

There are good days and there are bad days. Sometimes, your team makes it to the final against all odds. And sometimes, your team loses to a team you had dismissed as easy pickings. Those will be the bad...
Cristiano Ronaldo lifestyle

Cristiano Ronaldo dating history: Almost as successful off the field as he is on...

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The world is no stranger to Cristiano Ronaldo’s prowess on the football field. He is one of the most skilled footballers on this planet. His list of accomplishments is endless, and the same can be said about the host...
Mikel Arteta

Arsenal fans must look beyond Arteta while understanding what has gone wrong at the...

“When you start supporting a football club, you don't support it because of the trophies, or a player, or history, you support it because you found yourself somewhere there; found a place where you belong.” – Dennis Bergkamp The Dutchman is one of the greatest ever to kick a ball, and he...
Sergio Aguero

KUNbelievable: A tribute to one of the greatest marksmen to ever grace the Premier...

“It’s finished at Sunderland. Manchester United have done all they can, that Rooney goal was enough for the three points. Manchester City are still alive here. Balotelli……” What Martin Tyler uttered next on 13/05/2012 will live in memory forever. Every...

War on football: How fans united to help save the beautiful game

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April 18, 2021, will forever be remembered as a dark day in the history of football. Ironically, 48 hours later, the clouds hanging above had parted. Yet, what transpired in that time shook the very foundations of the beautiful...

“He has to move”: Former footballer tells Kane to force transfer amidst Spurs collapse

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The jury has been out for some time now over whether Harry Kane can do justice to his talent while still at Tottenham. Football pundits Roy Keane and Graeme Souness both believe that Kane has to take the brave...
Sir Lewis Hamilton and Marcus Rashford

“I know what it feels like to be hungry”: Hamilton full of praise for...

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British Formula 1 driver Sir Lewis Hamilton has come out with words of appreciation for football icon Marcus Rashford. Rashford played a leading role in a fight to reduce child poverty in the country. The implications of the coronavirus...
Gareth Bale plays for Tottenham Hotspur

Bale not included in Spurs squad after post-training Instagram post

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Gareth Bale was left out completely from Tottenham's FA Cup squad that took on Everton on Wednesday. While the reason for his exclusion is not known, it is fair to say that his return to English football is going...
Raphael Varane celebrates with Real Madrid teammates

Manchester United handed huge boost in pursuit of Real Madrid defender

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Real Madrid star defender Raphael Varane has reportedly decided not to renew his contract at the club following 2022, Spanish outlet Marca has claimed. The report goes on to state that the club will look to cash in on...
Jerome Boateng and his ex-girlfriend

Ex-girlfriend of Bayern Munich star Boateng mysteriously found dead a week after breakup

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Bayern Munich confirmed that Jerome Boateng has flown back to Germany after learning about the death of his ex-girlfriend. Kasia Lenhardt was found dead on Tuesday night a week after the couple reportedly ended their relationship. To make matters...
Giorgio Chiellini

Chiellini regrets turning down Arsenal as youngster

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Juventus defender Giorgio Chiellini joins the list of players that "could have signed for Arsenal" when former manager Arsene Wenger was in charge. He says that his decision to turn them down is one that he still regrets. The...
Thomas Tuchel

Tuchel contract details revealed with huge incentive

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Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel has been set a goal with a lucrative incentive owner Roman Abramovich. The former Borussia Dortmund manager took charge from Frank Lampard a few weeks ago. Chelsea's faltering campaign was characterised with a sudden dip that saw them five...
Lionel Messi

Koeman not confident Messi will remain Barca player

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Barcelona manager Ronald Koeman has admitted for the first time that he is unsure whether Lionel Messi will remain at the club beyond the current season. It took a bitter public feud between the player and club to convince Messi...
Dele Alli

Spurs pull plug on PSG deal for Alli

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Tottenham's out-of-favour midfielder Dele Alli will not be leaving the club in this transfer window. It was rumoured that if Daniel Levy was able to line up a replacement, Alli would go to PSG. However, with no player signed...
Neymar and Mbappe

Neymar urges Mbappe to ignore Real Madrid interest

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Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar is keen on staying at the French giants and hopes that Kylian Mbappe also commits his future at the club amidst interest from a number of top teams. Neymar joined PSG from Barcelona in 2017 for what was...
Ben Davies

Transfer boost for Liverpool as Salah notches brace

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Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp believes his team is finally hitting its stride again, following a 3-1 win against West Ham. This news was accompanied with the club reportedly set to sign a centre-back. Liverpool has been without four of...
David Luiz

Arteta hints at new deal for ‘professional’ Luiz

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David Luiz has that funny knack of coming up with one of those performances just when you think his time is up. It's bemusing that this often comes against the most formidable opponents. It is no secret that he...
Dayot Upamecano

Bayern eye Upamecano swoop with EPL clubs interested

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Dayot Upamecano is highly sought after and will be spoilt for choices come the end of the season, according to German publication Bild. However, Bayern Munich is believed to be the frontrunner as far as his signature is concerned....
Lionel Messi and Pele

Messi overtakes Pele but Santos raises objection

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Lionel Messi recently celebrated going past Brazilian superstar Pele in terms of most goals scored for a club. While there was much frenzy around Messi's phenomenal effort for Barcelona, it appears Santos is disputing the record. Santos is the club...