Real Madrid & Spanish legend off to the USA

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Real Madrid have had some of the greatest players of all time grace their hollowed Santiago Bernabéu, perhaps one of the biggest in terms of Spanish footballers was Raúl Gonzalez. Now it is believed by ESPN that the 37-year-old, who recently retired, is soon to join North American Soccer League (NASL) side New York Cosmos. Raúl was born in Madrid and …

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Ferdinand set to be dumped by QPR & ‘arry Redknapp

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Rio Ferdinand once cost Manchester United just over £30m but now after only a few months at London club QPR, the Daily Mirror believe Harry Redknapp is ready to offload him. Rio Ferdinand began his career at West Ham United making 127 league appearances for the club. He had a short loan spell on the South Coast with Bournemouth before …

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Indian player dies after goal celebration

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The world of football mourns the death of young Indian footballer, Peter Biaksangzuala after the 23-year-old died in hospital after suffering a spinal cord injury during a goal celebration. The young player injured himself during a goal celebration after scoring an equaliser for Bethlehem Vengthlang FC against Chanmari West FC. The 23-year-old was immediately taken to hospital, but sadly he …

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Manchester United Update – United ready to bring back former defender?

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Manchester United are said to be lining up an audacious bid to bring back former Spanish defender, Gerard Pique according to reports from the Daily Star. Pique joined United from Barcelona back in 2004 but failed to establish himself as a first team regular by Sir Alex Ferguson and was duly sold back to the Spanish outfit in 2008 for £5m. …

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West Brom Twitter account falls flat on its face after this…

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Whoever is in charge of the West Brom Twitter account will be somewhat red faced after this tweet back fired last night. West Brom were 1-0 up against Manchester United at half-time and it appeared that Marourane Fellaini was getting ready to come on. A player who has struggled to settle to life at United so far, the West Brom …

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Adel Taarabt hits back at Redknapp claims over weight issue

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QPR play-maker Adel Taarabt has hit back at manager Harry Redknapp after his remarks on Taarabt’s fitness to the media. Redknapp claimed that Taarabt was “three stone over weight”, something that Taarabt has hit back at after talking to BBC Sport. “It’s not true to say I’m not fit. He tried to give an excuse. I was desperate to play before the game. I …

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Man United, Chelsea & Arsenal all want Khedira

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There is set to be a Premier League battle for the signature of Real Madrid midfielder Sami Khedira according to the Daily Star. The 27-year-old is out of contract with the Spanish giants next summer and now it becomes a question of who can offer him the best deal. Sami Khedira joined Real Madrid from his hometown club Stuttgart in …

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Injured Gareth Bale to miss Liverpool & Barcelona

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Real Madrid have been dealt a heavy blow this week as Welshman Gareth Bale is ruled out for the Liverpool Champions League tie on Wednesday. Sky Sports also report that he could be set to miss next weekend’s El Clasico showdown with Barcelona too. Gareth Bale, 25-years-0ld, joined Real Madrid last summer from Tottenham Hotspur for a world record fee …

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Sunderland’s Mannone wants to refund fans following thumping

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Sunderland were roundly humiliated on the weekend as 2500 fans made the 750 mile journey to Southampton. Those hardy North-East supporters saw their side pummelled 8-0 as manager Gus Poyet called it the “most embarrassing” of his career. Now BBC Sport report that Sunderland goalkeeper Vito Mannone, who picked the ball out of his net a staggering 8 times, wants …

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Arsenal’s Arsene Wenger shameful media treatment

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Arsene Wenger’s tough start to the season continued this weekend as Danny Welbeck’s injury time equaliser could only rescue a point at home to Hull City. The Frenchman then took to the media in an uncomfortable interview with the BBC’s Jacqui Oatley. Arsenal led in the match after just 13 minutes as Alexis Sanchez netted but 4 minutes later Hull …

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Birmingham City part company with Lee Clark

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Birmingham City have today announced that manager Lee Clark and his assistant Steve Watson have been sacked with immediate effect. The 41-year-old Geordie has been at the club since June 2012 but now leaves Birmingham with the club languishing in 21st place in the Championship. Clark started his career in football as a midfielder and played for Newcastle, Sunderland and …

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Liverpool Update – Reds ready to snap up Ghanaian superstar

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Liverpool’s issues in defence seem to be more and more prominent after QPR gave the Reds a run for their money in yesterday’s encounter. However, despite their frailties at the back, Rodgers seems to wanting to add more quality in his goalscoring positions. With Daniel Sturridge out with another set-back from injury and Mario Balotelli finding life tough in Merseyside, …

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Arsenal’s Lukas Podolski linked with rivals Spurs.

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Arsenal’s Lukas Podolski has been linked with a move away from the Emirates after failing to secure a first team spot with Arsenal. However, wanting to stay in the Premier League, much speculation has surrounded the German and there is suggestion that Spurs are prepared to launch a bid for the former Cologne striker. However, with the news of rumours …

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New Bolton boss hoping to reunite with former Celtic star

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New Bolton Wanderers boss, Neil Lennon is said to be keen to reunite himself with former Celtic star, Gary Hooper according to the Bolton News.. Hooper was Celtic’s main striker when Lennon was in charge of the Scottish Champions, but Hooper then moved to Norwich City last season for £5m. Restricted to just 2 appearances this season because of a …

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Have Dundee performed the best goal celebration ever?

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Dundee have obviously been keeping up with the latest social media craze after their recent goal celebration against Motherwell. The internet has been inundated with WWE wrestler, Randy Orton’s infamous RKO signature move of late and Dundee pair, Gary Harkins and Jim McAlister have joined the bandwagon. Harkins scored against Motherwell to the delight of the away fans and they were …

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QPR starlet will not be selected and here is why…

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QPR boss Harry Redknapp has issued that Rangers starlet, Adel Taarabt will not play any football for his team until he looses weight and starts training properly. The Moroccan international has not played since August and Redknapp claims that the 25-year-old is unfit. Speaking to BBC Sport, Redknapp insisted that Taarabt is about 3 stone overweight and needs to shift the …

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Liverpool update – Lavezzi could sign in January

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Liverpool haven’t exactly had the start to the season many fans hoped for following the impressive 2nd place finish of the 2013/14 campaign. The Daily Express are now one of a number of media outlets linking the Anfield club to PSG’s forward Ezequiel Lavezzi as a means to bolster their squad. Brendan Rodgers splashed £16m on maverick Italian striker Mario …

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Man United flop David Moyes wants return to football

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Everyone apart from Manchester United fans seemed to enjoy the clubs failings last season. However for David Moyes, who was anointed as Sir Alex Ferguson’s ‘Chosen One’, it was a torrid and punishing time. Now he has told BBC Sport that he is ready to return to football and rebuild his torn reputation. 51-year-old Scotsman David Moyes took the reigns at …

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Chelsea – Diego Costa turns down offer of extra rest

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Chelsea’s star striker Diego Costa has apparently turned down manager José Mourinho’s offer of an extra two days rest after the international break. Get West London report that Chelsea were set to give Costa time to look after a niggling hamstring problem but he turned up to training to prove his fitness. José Mourinho confirmed that he gave Cesc Fabregas, Diego …

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