Manchester City Update – Pep Guardiola to replace Manuel Pellegrini

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Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini has come under heavy criticism of late after some below par performances from the Citizens. A poor run in Europe and the League has caused speculation to mount on the Chilean’s future at the club. One name that has been thrown out there is that of Pep Guardiola. The former Barcelona boss and current Bayern …

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Fabian Delph to leave Villa for pastures new

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Aston Villa play-maker and England international, Fabian Delph has revealed he will not be signing a new deal at Villa Park as he looks to move on to bigger and better things according to the Telegraph. The England midfielder has been offered a lucrative £50,000 a week deal to stay at the club for another four years, but it appears that …

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Should Aston Villa manager, Paul Lambert get the sack?

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Aston Villa boss Paul Lambert is quickly going from hero to zero at Villa Park. The Scot guided Villa to second in the league at one stage, but their demise has quickly snowballed into a torrid run. At one stage, Villa went five successive matches spanning 547 minutes without a goal until Andreas Weimann scored in the 16th minute against Tottenham …

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Berahino says he owes everything to his Mother

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Saido Berahino’s delight at being called up to the England senior squad caused the West Brom striker to say a very special thank you, to his Mum. Berahino said that it is because of his Mum that he is where he is today. A humbling moment. The 21-year-old arrived in England 1o-years-ago after being granted asylum from war-torn Burundi. Speaking to BBC …

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Former Liverpool man Dossena joins Leyton Orient!

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Former Liverpool, Sunderland and Napoli defender, Andrea Dossena, has made the shock switch to League One side Leyton Orient. The club announced the capturing of the free agent on their official website and twitter today. Andrea Dossena, now 33-years-old, began his career with Verona in Italy and played for Treviso and Udinese before joining Liverpool in July 2008 for around …

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Wales – Near full strength squad for key Belgian tie named

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Wales manager Chris Coleman has named an almost full strength squad for the country’s vital Euro 2016 qualifying fixture against Belgium on 16 November. BBC Sport contains the details of the team announcement that features Arsenal’s Aaron Ramsey, Liverpool’s Joe Allen and Real Madrid’s superstar Gareth Bale. Wales fans have the unusual situation of topping their qualification group heading into …

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Liverpool – Luis Suarez has his say on Gerrard’s slip!

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Luis Suarez, he is one of the greatest players to ever grace the Premier League but unfortunately he is also one of the most controversial. The Daily Mirror today contains some more quote from the magician talking about that famous Steven Gerrard slip that in part, cost Liverpool the title. Luis Suarez, now 27-years-old, joined Liverpool in January 2011 from …

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Manchester United – Still in the race for Strootman?

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Manchester United have been heavily linked to Netherlands midfielder Kevin Strootman in recent months. It was thought they wanted him in the summer but as he was still recovering from injury the move was put on hold. However now The Times report that he is ready to return to regular football and Louis Van Gaal is preparing his transfer. Kevin …

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Chelsea, Man City or Man United? Pique to chose!

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Barcelona manager Luis Enrique made the decision to omit his defender Gerard Pique from his Champions League squad last night. This was the second game in the row the out of favour Spaniard has been left out of the match-day squad all together and the Daily Mail now think Chelsea, Manchester City and Manchester United will fight it out for his …

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Manchester United – Hunt for Netherlands defender begins

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Manchester United’s defence has come under heavy criticism in recent weeks as it costs the Red Devils plenty of points. The Sun believe Louis Van Gaal will hunt for Netherlands defender Bruno Martins Indi in January because of his previous experience coaching him. Ronald Maximiliano ‘Bruno’ Martins Indi is only 22-years-old and currently plays for Portuguese club Porto. He began …

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England Squad – Who could be in there?

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England manager Roy Hodgson will reveal his squad that will play against Slovenia and Scotland, this lunchtime. There have been a host of names thrown about the mix who may get a look in. Let’s see the candidates… Harry Kane – The Spurs striker has been in top form for his club and is leading the goal scoring charts for …

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Crystal Palace eyeing Slovenian defender

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Crystal Palace are looking to solidify their defence in January after enquiring the services of Slovenian defender, Gregor Balazic according to Sky Sports. The 26-year-old centre half’s contract with current club FC Karpaty Lviv in Ukraine, expires on December 31. That means Palace would be able to sign the defender on a bosman free transfer in January. Speaking about potential signings in the …

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Real calling for former United manager, David Moyes!

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Real are said to be closing in on manager David Moyes, no not Real Madrid, Real Sociedad. Anyhow, Moyes has been in conversation with the La Liga side after Sociedad sacked their former manager Jagoba Arrasate who was fired on Sunday after winning just 1 game in 10. Moyes is said to be one of four candidates that the Spanish club …

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Arsenal Update – Joel Campbell ready to leave

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Arsenal striker, Joel Campbell’s patience for first team football is wearing thin after being axed from the squads against Burnley and Anderlecht respectively. The Costa Rican has barely kicked a ball in Arsenal colours and is said to be wanting a way out of the Emirates. As January looms, a loan move for the striker could be the best option …

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Ronaldo wants new contract at Real Madrid

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Cristiano Ronaldo has given the biggest hint yet that he will not be leaving the Bernabeu any time soon. The 29-year-old has revealed to BBC Sport that he intends to sign a new contract with the club, despite having 4-years to run on his current contract. There has been much speculation concerning the Portuguese striker and where his playing days will continue …

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Chelsea – Mourinho “might have gone too far”

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Chelsea are dominating the Premier League this season, picking up an impressive 26 points out of a possible 30 since the campaign began. However after the 2-1 weekend win over QPR, manager José Mourinho took to criticising the Stamford Bridge support for being particularly quiet. The Daily Mirror now carry quote from Mourinho’s pre-match Champions League press conference where he admits: …

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Manchester United – Will Falcao be sent back after loan?

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Manchester United pulled off one of the coups of the summer when they signed Colombian striking ace Radamel Falcao on a loan deal from AS Monaco. It was thought the permanent move would be a no brainer but actually The Sun understood Manchester United’s board and boss Louis Van Gaal are carefully considering the deal. The forward began his career …

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QPR – Jermain Defoe on verge of Redknapp reuniting

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Jermain Defoe is a player well known to everyone who supports a Premier League club. Those people will probably also be aware that current QPR boss Harry Redknapp has a thing for signing him, doing so on two previous occasions. According to the Daily Mail, the Toronto forward is ready to make a Premier League return in January. Defoe began …

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Southampton hunting youth Argentine Dybala

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Southampton football club went under a major revamp over the summer transfer window as previously key men such as Rickie Lambert, Adam Lallana, Dejan Lovren, Calum Chambers and Luke Shaw were sold on to Premier League rivals. Manager Mauricio Pochettino also joined Spurs but since then new boss Ronald Koeman has developed the Saints into genuine top 4 contenders. Palermo’s …

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