Liverpool – Balotelli a 7/10 this season? That’s his view!

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Liverpool’s season continued to falter yesterday as they were defeated by Crystal Palace in London. The Reds are now in 12th place with just 14 points, yesterday’s 3-1 loss was on the back of losing Daniel Sturridge until 2015 and having Mario Balotelli missing with an injury picked up on international duty. Mario Balotelli was signed by Brendan Rodgers from …

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Manchester City – Bid of £28m for Cuadrado?

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Manchester City are thought to be on the verge of a £28m bid for Colombian wide man Juan Cuadrado. That is according to the Daily Express who think Manchester City will beat their cross-city rivals Manchester United to the deal. Cuadrado is 26-years-old and currently plays in Italy for Fiorentina where he has record 77 league appearances, scoring 17 goals, mainly …

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Tottenham Hotspur – Adebayor won’t leave Spurs

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Tottenham Hotspur’s start to the Premier League campaign has been, to put it simply, woeful. Spurs lie 12th in the table after their opening 11 fixtures, picking up a measly 14 points. Part of that failure so far has been down to the strikers who represent Tottenham, Emmanuel Adebayor taking a lot of the criticism. Former Southampton manager Mauricio Pochettino …

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Manchester City – Juventus defender targeted!

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Manchester City fans will not be best pleased with their club’s start to the seasons so far in the Premier League. Pellegrini’s men sit in 3rd in the table but after only 11 games the defending champions are already 8 points behind leader Chelsea. The Manchester Evening News report that because of the Citizen’s tight financial restrictions due to Financial Fair …

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Manchester City willing to pay £60m for this English starlet

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Could Manchester City be about to make an outstanding £60m bid for Everton and England sensation, Ross Barkley? The 20-year-old has been tipped as one of the brightest players of the current era and is set for a huge career. Barkley was complimented by Barcelona skipper Xavi for his undoubted talents and the Spaniard revealed that Barkley would easily make …

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Liverpool & Chelsea – Battle for Doumbia begins

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Liverpool and Chelsea clashed at Anfield on Saturday with the visitors coming out on top. Chelsea’s dominance of the Premier League has been clear for all to see this season but can they defeat Liverpool once again in the battle for CSKA Moscow striker Seydou Doumbia? The Metro believe that both Premier League sides are ready to bid high in an …

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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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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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Dad auctions off his son’s football support – who won?

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When a child is born its a massive moment for the whole family but particularly for the football supporting dad who longs to take his son or daughter to the game. This dad, as reported by BBC Sport, auctioned off his newborn baby’s allegiances and an unlikely club won! Eddie Charters is just seven-months-old but his dad Ian saw a …

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Manchester City – Frank Lampard to stay beyond January?

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Frank Lampard was released from Chelsea in the summer and to the shock of many Premier League fans would go on to join Manchester City on loan from his new club, New York City. Now the Daily Express understand that Lampard will stay at the Etihad Stadium beyond January, staying until the end of the season. Frank Lampard, 36-years-old, came through …

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Manchester City Update – Yaya Toure on receiving end of racist Tweets

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Manchester City midfielder, Yaya Toure has been hit with 2 racist Tweets in recent days according to BBC Sport. The Ivorian has deactivated his account for about 5 months, but reactivated his Twitter in the last few days and within hours was subject to a host of racist abuse via social media. Kick It Out, an organisation looking to stamp out …

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Manchester City – Diego Simeone lined up as boss?

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44-year-old Altético Madrid manager Diego Simeone is one of the hottest properties in football at the moment as he led Atléti to the La Liga title last season as well as the Champions League final. Simeone is now being talked about by The Metro as a potential candidate to replace Manuel Pellegrini should the Chilean face the sack at Manchester City …

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Man City & Man United battle for defender Kongolo

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Manchester United and Manchester City battled it out on the pitch on Sunday, Man City coming out victorious. Now the Daily Express understand that both clubs will do battle in the transfer market with defender Terence Kongolo the target. Kongolo joined Feyenoord as a youngster and worked his way up through the club’s youth academy, breaking to the first team in …

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Former England Cricketer to make incredible switch to Football!

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Former England Cricketer, Freddy Flintoff has taken his hand to Football and in particular goalkeeping. During half-time between Manchester City and United, Flintoff and James Corden came on to the pitch for a penalty shoot-out. Corden stepped up for the penalty as he curled the ball in the top corner, but as the crowd and Corden thought the ball was …

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Manchester United Update – Rojo dislocates shoulder

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Manchester United’s 1-0 defeat to arch rivals Manchester City was dealt an even bigger blow after summer signing Marcos Rojo dislocated his shoulder. The Argentinian defender went in for a sliding tackle and left his arm out as a support but it bucked underneath him and his shoulder popped out of joint. United are already down to bare bones in …

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QPR – Can Shaun Wright-Phillips earn a starting place?

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Shaun Wright-Phillips was once one of the hottest prospects in British football when the winger broke through into the Manchester City first team squad as a youngster. Now at 33-years-old, Talksport believe he won’t move on from Loftus Road and vows to fight for a starting place. Wright-Phillips, 5ft 5 1/2ins, joined Manchester City in 1995 after his release from Nottingham …

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Manchester City a “bigger club” than Manchester United?!

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A regular debate amongst football fans is “whose club is bigger?”, Peter Schmeichel has added fuel to the fire in the Manchester debate as he told Manchester Evening News that City are currently bigger than United. Peter Schmeichel joined Manchester United in 1991 for a little over £500,000 from Danish club Brøndby. He is not just a Manchester United legend but …

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Man City & Arsenal – Leicester’s Liam Moore wanted

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Leicester City’s 21-year-old defender Liam Moore will be looking through the papers today and seeing his name linked with Premier League giants Manchester City and Arsenal. The Sun understand that Leicester City would ask for about £10m to consider selling Moore. The young defender can play at either right-back or centre-back and has featured in all 8 of Leicester City’s games …

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Manchester City Update – ‘Whether the weather be hot or whether the weather be not’

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Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini has quickly defended his side after City lost a 2 goal lead to draw 2-2 with CSKA Moscow in a cold empty stadium in Russia. Goals from Sergio Aguero and James Milner had put City in a commanding position at half-time; Citizens boss Pellegrini revealed that the cold weather may have played its part in City’s second …

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Champions League: Chelsea, Man City, Liverpool & Arsenal in action!

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The Champions League is back this week! Following the international break we saw a fantastic weekend in the Premier League but now comes the greatest club competition on the planet with match-day 3 of the UEFA Champions League. Let’s have a look at some of the games that face the British club’s representing the Premier League across Europe. CSKA Moscow …

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