WATCH – Sporting’s Nani mistakes ref for a team-mate

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In a bizarre moment in yesterday’s Champions League match between Sporting Lisbon and Chelsea; on loan winger Nani blitzes down the wing on a Sporting counter attack before back-heeling the ball into the path of what he thought was a team-mate. Turns out it was the ref… See the video here… Sporting lost the game 1-0, thanks to a 34th …

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Manchester United midfielder could join Nani at Sporting

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Manchester United midfielder, Anderson has been tipped for a surprise move which would see him link up with former United team-mate Nani. The Express have suggested that Sporting are ready to issue a £5.5m bid for the Brazilian, who like Nani, has struggled to adapt to life at Old Trafford since his arrival. The money from the Rojo deal as well …

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United closing in on Rojo as Nani leaves

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Manchester United’s deal to sign Argentinian defender Marcos Rojo is moving ever closer as it has been reported that United and Sporting have made an agreement on the deal. Sporting have reported that the deal is worth £16m after it appeared in the stock exchange in Portugal. Manchester United have also confirmed this fee, as BBC Sport announced. However, as part …

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Manchester United eyeing up 2 swap deals

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According to the Express, Manchester United are eyeing up two swap deals to bring in defenders to Old Trafford. Manager, Louis Van Gaal is looking to unleash his new 3-5-2 system with the Red Devils and he requires a centre half and another right sided player. Van Gaal has already voiced his opinions of the team he was inherited from …

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Arsenal update: Stephan El Shaarawy, Nani and Lorenzo Melgarejo

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As one door closes…Just as it seems that Arsenal are about to lose out to Juventus on two of its main transfer targets comes news that the club may have some exciting new options. The big one is of course AC Milan’s 20 year old striker Stephan El Shaarawy. The Indie reports that the Milan club’s vice-president Adriano Galliani has …

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Nani to Arsenal – apparently it is back on, but what about Zaha?

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If you thought that the Nani to Arsenal rumour was just the figment of an over active sports writer’s brain you might be forced to think again. The Mirror is today reporting that the United winger might be on his way to Arsenal as Arsene Wenger looks to strengthen his squad. Wenger has a bit of a dilemma about who …

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Arsenal to sign Nani. Walcott to United. Has Arsene Wenger completely lost the plot?

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Ok, so it is just weeks before the transfer window moves from being a squillion speculative articles to a precious few days when deals can be done, contracts signed and managers re-asessed. So we are still in silly season mode. One story that Gunners fans probably hope is the product of a over active imagination is the mooted move of …

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