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Zidane to be given £200m to spend at Chelsea

   The Frenchman is understood to not be put off by the club’s transfer ban Zinedine Zidane will be given £200 million ($261m) to spend at Chelsea should he be named manager, The Sun reports. Though Chelsea were hit with a two-window transfer ban on Friday, they are set to appeal and should be …

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Why Mo Salah needs to emulate Danny Murphy

The Egyptian has failed to score or assist against the Red Devils and should use the former Reds midfielder’s exploits as a blueprint to follow Fact: Liverpool are behind Manchester City in the Premier League on goal difference. Fact: Liverpool have a game in hand on the reigning champions. Fact: that match is an away fixture …

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Hodgson takes inspiration from Attenborough ahead of Premier League record

Saturday’s game between Leicester City and Crystal Palace will see the manager set a record for the competition Roy Hodgson is taking inspiration from UK broadcasting veteran David Attenborough as he prepares to set a record as the oldest manager in a Premier League match. Crystal Palace’s trip to Leicester City on Saturday will see …

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Laporte expects Chelsea challenge in Carabao Cup final

Predictions that Manchester City will run riot at Wembley are misplaced, according to Aymeric Laporte. Aymeric Laporte thinks Chelsea are a “great team” and warned Manchester Citynot to expect another walkover in the Carabao Cup final on Sunday. Premier League leaders City head to Wembley as the overwhelming favourites having humbled the London side 6-0 less than …

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Chicharito reaches 50 Premier League goals with strike against Fulham

The striker became the first Mexican to reach the milestone when he scored the equaliser against the Cottagers on Friday West Ham striker Javier “Chicharito” Hernandez scored his 50th career Premier League goal with his equaliser against Fulham on Friday. With Fulham up 1-0, the Mexico international turned home from close range in the 29th minute …

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Atsu on spending four years without competitive outing for Chelsea

The Ghana attacker talks about his frustrating time with the 2012 European champions Ghana international Christian Atsu has no ill feelings about his move to Chelseain 2013 despite ending the affair without making a single competitive appearance for the Blues. Following satisfactory spells with Portuguese sides FC Porto and Rio Ave, the winger joined …

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Ghana replace assistant coach Konadu – report

The Normalisation Committee is said to be embarking on a shake-up of the Black Stars technical team ahead of the 2019 Afcon Ghana assistant coach Maxwell Konadu could be on his way out of the first team following a management shake-up that the Normalisation Committee is currently being carried out. Local …

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Khedira thanks fans for support following discovery of heart problem

The German took to Twitter after Juventus confirmed he had undergone treatment on a heart issue Juventus midfielder Sami Khedira has thanked fans for their support after he underwent treatment on a heart problem. Khedira withdrew from the squad to face Atletico Madrid in the Champions League on Wednesday following the detection of an irregular heartbeat. Juventus confirmed the …

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Kane returns to Tottenham training

  Harry Kane has returned to full Tottenham training as he nears the end of his recovery from an ankle injury. Kane has been missing since damaging ankle ligaments against Manchester United in January and he was initially expected to be out until March. The England captain has missed seven …

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Real Madrid ready to offload Bale to finance overhaul

  The Welshman has failed to meet expectations in Madrid Real Madrid are contemplating cashing-in on Gareth Bale as they prepare to stage a massive overhaul in the summer. Marca report that the Wales international has failed to achieve what was expected of him since he signed from Tottenham in 2013. Lucas Vasquez and Vinicius Junior …

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Martinez: Inter players hope Icardi returns soon

The forward offered his support to his countryman and team-mate, whose future at the club remains uncertain Lautaro Martinez said he hopes Mauro Icardi returns soon as he lent his support to the former Inter captain. Icardi’s future at Inter is uncertain after he was stripped of the captaincy last week and …

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PSG star Neymar spent ‘two days at home crying’ after latest injury

The Brazilian discussed his latest setback, with the forward facing another seven weeks on the sidelines Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar revealed he “spent two days at home crying” after suffering another metatarsal injury. Neymar is recovering from a foot injury sustained in PSG’s Coupe de Franceclash against Strasbourg last month, with the world’s most …

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‘Fantastic’ Man United must be wary of Liverpool as well – Robertson

Liverpool defender Andy Robertson knows the importance of his side’s Premier League clash against rivals Manchester United. Andy Robertson is wary of Manchester United, but said Liverpool’s rivals should also be cautious of his team ahead of Sunday’s blockbuster clash. Jurgen Klopp’s men make the trip to Old Trafford looking to return …

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Bayern frustrates Liverpool in first leg

  The hosts posed the greater threat but were either wasteful in front of goal or kept out by Bayern’s well-marshalled defence. Sadio Mane missed a handful of first-half chances, most notably dragging a shot on the turn wide from inside the penalty area when unmarked. Joel Matip also failed …

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Roman Abramovich make decision over Maurizio Sarri future at Chelsea

The Independent claims a decision has been made in regards to Maurizio Sarri future at the Stamford Bridge it is understood the former Napoli manager will continue as Chelsea head coach, for now, but forthcoming fixtures could determine his fate. Owner Roman Abramovich is not renowned for his patience and the humiliating …

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Valverde not worried about Suarez drought

The forward has not scored in five matches for Barcelona, but his manager is still happy to see him generating scoring chances Ernesto Valverde insists he is not worried about Luis Suarez’s goal drought after the striker once again struggled in Barcelona’s 0-0 Champions League draw at Lyon. Uruguay international Suarez was excellent in the …

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Sarri one loss away from being sacked

  The manager’s time at Stamford Bridge looks likely to be at an end soon Maurizio Sarri is one loss away from being sacked with the Chelsea board resigned to the fact they will have to replace the Italian, according to the Daily Mail. Fans have grown dissatisfied by recent results, which include five …

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Chelsea considering Zidane and Lampard

Chelsea are considering Zinedine Zidane and Frank Lampard as potential long-term replacements for Maurizio Sarri, according to Sky Sports. Sarri may well be facing the sack if results do not improve for the Blues, with Gianfranco Zola likely to take over in a caretaker role. After the season, Chelsea could look to …

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Has Cristiano Ronaldo had plastic surgery?

The Portuguese superstar has often been praised for his good looks as well as his footballing ability, but how much of that has he paid for? Cristiano Ronaldo is one of the finest footballers on the planet and one of the most well-groomed celebrities in the public eye. Many joke about …

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Allegri aware Ronaldo gives Juventus Champions League advantage

The Portuguese star has won the trophy three times in a row, and his coach believes that experience and track record could prove decisive Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri is well aware having Cristiano Ronaldo gives his team an advantage in the Champions League, but he warned they are not obliged to win it simply because the Portugal great …

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Juventus’ Khedira misses Atletico clash to undergo heart treatment

The Old Lady confirmed the midfielder has an “atrial arrhythmia” which was detected on Tuesday Juventus have confirmed Sami Khedira will miss Wednesday’s Champions League clash with Atletico Madrid to have medical tests after the detection of an irregular heartbeat. Khedira trained as normal on Monday and Tuesday, but an “atrial arrhythmia” was noticed in …

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Chinese club Dalian Yifang confirm Marek Hamsik signing from Napoli

Despite a heavy shot advantage, Napoli could not break through against Torino as they played to a scoreless draw. Chinese Super League side Dalian Yifang have completed the signing of Slovenia international midfielder Marek Hamsik from Napoli, the club confirmed via social media. The 31-year-old arrives in China after more …

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Steve Zhang: Inter would never sell Icardi to Juventus

While Mauro Icardi‘s future at Inter looks in doubt, club chairman Steve Zhang has ruled out any possibility of the Argentine joining Juventus. The striker was recently stripped of the captaincy, in a decision which came after his wife and agent Wanda Nara made controversial comments about his contract renewal and questioning Inter coach Luciano Spalletti. As the row continues, Zhang was keen to clarify …

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Barcelona Malcom could be Valverde’s secret weapon against Lyon

  Everybody at Lyon, and all across Europe, know that Lionel Messi is Barcelona‘s greatest weapon, yet the French side are also aware of the threat that Malcom poses. The Brazilian scored four goals in four games against Les Gones during his two seasons with Bordeaux as the 21-year-old ended up with a record of two wins and two draws. …

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Barcelona complete signing of Brazilian centre-back Vitao

Barcelona are putting the final touches to their latest signing of Vitao, a Brazilian centre-half who is set to arrive from Palmeiras. Both the player and his representatives are currently in Barcelona to finalise a deal to bring the 19-year-old to the club. He has been signed with an eye to the future, …

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How Man Utd and City will determine Maurizio Sarri’s future

The Blues Italian coach, Maurizio Sarri must have felt the heat of the English Premier League in his first six months in England. Chelsea FC signed the former Napoli coach in the summer transfer window to serve as a replacement for his fellow countryman, Antonio Conte. Maurizio Sarri started well …

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