Should this Southampton defender play for England?

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Southampton right-back, Nathaniel Clyne has been subject to speculation that he should be in and amongst Roy Hodgson’s England team. Saints boss, Ronald Koeman has also insisted that Clyne should be considered for the senior side. The 23-year-old defender scored Southampton’s second in their 2-1 victory over Arsenal in the League Cup, with a sublime 35-yard strike. “I think he’s ready to …

Real Madrid lining up bid for Liverpool superstar

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Spanish giants, Real Madrid are said to be lining up an audacious bid to sign Liverpool superstar, Raheem Sterling according to reports from the Mirror. The young English teenager has set the Premier League alight since making his bow for Liverpool. The pacey winger has since turned heads after some scintillating performances for club and country. Still only 19-years-old, Real Madrid …

Liverpool’s Anfield expansion plans approved

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Liverpool have been handed a massive boost to their plans to redevelop their current home of Anfield as permission has been granted for the work to begin. BBC News report how under the proposals the capacity of Anfield would increase to 59,000. Anfield Stadium currently holds around 45,300 people and was opened in 1884. It was home to Everton football club …

Ron Vlaar wanted by Man United and Arsenal

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Aston Villa defender Ron Vlaar is thought to be wanted at the end of the season by Arsenal and Manchester United. The Daily Express report that Vlaar, who is a free-agent when his contract expires next summer, hasn’t yet spoken to Villa about extending his stay. Vlaar is 29-years-old and enjoyed an impressive World Cup for Netherlands, part of his 31 …

Chelsea’s Ramires set for Real Madrid switch?

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Chelsea midfielder Ramires is set to join Spanish giants Real Madrid. That is according to the Daily Mirror who report the fee would be around £25m. Ramires is 27 years of age and has been at Stamford Bridge with Chelsea since August 2010. He started his career in Brazil with Cruzeiro before moving on to Portugal with Benfica. Chelsea then paid …

Cardiff City sign Ravel Morrison on loan

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Cardiff City appear to have signed troubled West Ham United midfielder Ravel Morrison on loan. The 21-year-old tweeted his delight at joining the Championship club for the next 3 months. Morrison has been frozen out of the West Ham United squad in recent months and has only made 18 league appearances for the club since joining in January 2012. In …

QPR’s Sandro injured in bizarre fashion

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QPR’s £10m signing from Tottenham Hotspurs this summer, Sandro has injured himself in training in one of the most bizarre incidents. Sandro scored a goal in training with the squad and went off to celebrate his efforts with an attempted knee-slide; however, the Brazilian landed on solid ground and has injured his knee in the process. QPR boss Harry Redknapp …

Bundesliga Record – Wonder Goal

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Check out this wonder goal in the Bundesliga, scored by Paderborn midfielder, Moritz Stoppelkamp from an astonishing 83 metres in the dying moments of their 2-0 win over Hannover. An unbelievable strike from the midfielder. As the Hannover goalkeeper was up in the Paderborn penalty area attempting to grab a late equaliser, Stoppelkamp expertly chested and volleyed the ball into an empty …

ON THIS DAY – Which player made their debut on this day before reaching stardom?

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On this day, one David Beckham made his debut for Manchester United in September 1992 against Brighton. Since that moment, Beckham became the name on everyone’s lips; a player who evolved into an exceptional talent very quickly. A brief spell at Preston North End on loan to gain first team experience was enough for Sir Alex Ferguson. After 5 games …

Is Danny Welbeck ready to emulate Thierry Henry?

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Is Arsenal’s Danny Welbeck ready to emulate the success of Gunners hero, Theirry Henry? Speaking to Sky Sports, Wenger admits his new signing has a long way to go if he wishes to emulate the success of former Arsenal striker, Thierry Henry, but has also stated he is pleased with his new signings progress. “Look, give me some time, it is a …

Was Leicester City’s comeback one of the best ever?

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Was Leicester City’s incredible comeback against Louis Van Gaal’s “Gaalacticos” on Sunday one of the best ever in the Premier League? The foxes succumbed to the quality of United early on, trailing 2-0 to United after Van Persie and Di Maria put Van Gaal’s side in the ascendancy. However, an immediate response by Leonardo Ulloa looked to put Leicester back …

Joe Hart poised to move to Liverpool?

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Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart is speculated to be leaving the Etihad after revealing he has yet to be offered a new contract. The England number one goalkeeper is keen to continue in the Premier League and Liverpool have emereged as potential suitors to take on the 27-year-old. The Metro reported, “Anything about a new contract is news to me,” Hart said. …

Super Frankie Lampard

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Frank Lampard was overcome with mixed emotions as he guided home Manchester City’s late equaliser against his former side whom he is considered a legend, Chelsea. As the retired England midfielder entered the fray in the 78th minute, he was welcomed to an overwhelming scene in which both supporters vocalised their appreciation for one of the Premier Leagues greatest. A …

Premier League preview: featuring Man City v Chelsea

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The Premier League is back following our midweek action in the Champions League and Europa League. Arsenal will be looking to bounce back from a resounding defeat in Germany to Borussia Dortmund as they face Aston Villa away, Saturday may be Alan Pardew’s last game in charge of Newcastle as they take on Hull City, Leicester host Manchester United whilst …

Will Saturday be Newcastle’s last under Pardew?

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Alan Pardew is possibly facing his final game in charge of Newcastle United this weekend when they take on Hull City at home in the Premier League. Newcastle lie in 20th place in the table and fans have been demanding his departure be confirmed as soon as possible. A fan’s website has emerged called http://sackpardew.com and they state the reasons they …