Manchester United Update – De Gea responds to Real Madrid rumours

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Manchester United goalkeeper, David De Gea says he is fully aware of the rumours linking him with a move to Spanish giants, Real Madrid. A player who struggled to adapt to life in the Premier League initially, De Gea was regarded as a huge flop and was feeling the weight of expectation from the Old Trafford faithful. However, De Gea …

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Manchester United – Di Maria to leave Old Trafford?!

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Manchester United pulled off a phenomenal move when they signed Angel Di Maria from Real Madrid this summer for almost £60m. The club record signing has started life in England strongly but stoked the fire about a move to PSG with quotes carried by the Daily Star. PSG were heavily linked to the signature of Di Maria who fell out …

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Potenital Barcelona president wants Ronaldo?!

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INo you did read that correctly, Barcelona’s potential 2016 president, Joan Laporta is interested in signing Real Madrid phenomenon Cristiano Ronaldo!! Well, that’s according to French publication Le Figaro who say Laporta has meet with Portuguese super agent Jorge Mendes. Joan Laporta was president of La Liga dominators Barcelona between 2003-2010. In that time he oversaw the arrival of Pep Guardiola …

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Chelsea and Manchester United looking at French defender

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Premier League duo, Chelsea and Manchester United are both looking at France and Real Madrid defender, Raphael Varane according to the Express. The pair have both been linked with a move for the defender and now Chelsea and United will fight it out to sign the Frenchman in January. With Sergio Ramos and Pepe occupying the central defence positions for Madrid, …

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Chelsea Update – Chelsea set for outrageous bid to bring in Madrid star

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According to reports from the Express, Chelsea are plotting an outrageous bid for Wales and Real Madrid star Gareth Bale. The Welshman joined Real Madrid last year for a fee said to be nearing the £85m, however, there is speculation that Carlo Ancelotti sees Bale’s future elsewhere. The former Southampton prodigy has bagged an impressive 28 goals in 58 apperances since …

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Croatian Mateo Kovacic ready for Premier League switch?

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Croatian midfield Mateo Kovacic is rumoured to be on the verge of a Premier League switch according to Insidefutbol.com. The 20-year-old is now linked with Liverpool, Arsenal and Manchester United as well as Spanish giants Real Madrid. Mateo Kovacic began his professional career with Dinamo Zagreb in his Croatia after moving as a youngster from LASK Linz of Austria. He …

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Liverpool update – Raheem Sterling contract agreed

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Liverpool’s negotiations with wing wizard Raheem Sterling have been long and drawn out. Now the Daily Star understand he will sign his new deal within the week and the 19-year-old will be earning £100,000-per-week. Raheem Sterling began his career at Queen’s Park Rangers where he spent most of his youth career before moving to the Liverpool academy in February 2010. He …

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Manchester United – Move for Coentrao on the rocks

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Manchester United’s planned move for Real Madrid left-back Fabio Coentrao is on the ropes this evening because of an injury to Bayern Munich left-back David Alaba. Why does Alaba matter I hear you ask? Well the Daily Express detail how Madrid sought out the Austrian defender to replace Coentrao should he make a Premier League move. Fabio Coentrao began his career …

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Manchester United – David De Gea off to Real Madrid?

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Manchester United’s David De Gea could be set to leave Old Trafford next summer in a sensational move to Real Madrid if the Red Devils fail to qualify for the UEFA Champions League. The Daily Star carry the report that the goalkeeper’s time in the Premier League could be coming to an end. David De Gea began his career with Atlético …

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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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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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Liverpool update – Real’s Illarramendi targeted in January?

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Liverpool turned up to the Santiago Bernabéu with 7 changes to their starting line up and their “big names” benched for the massive Champions League clash with Real Madrid. Midfielders Asier Illarramendi and Sami Khedira were missing for the match, leading the Daily Star to believe they could be off in January. Sami Khedira was on the verge of joining …

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Everton – Eto’o has already earned a new contract

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33-year-old Cameroon striker Samuel Eto’o has impressed since moving to Goodison Park this summer. Now the Daily Mirror report he will already be given a new contract by manager Roberto Martinez. Eto’o was hunted by cross-city Merseyside rivals Liverpool in the transfer window following his release from London club Chelsea but he elected to move to Everton and in his …

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Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale set to return for Liverpool

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Real Madrid’s Welsh sensation Gareth Bale is set to return to action with Premier League giants Liverpool in his sights. The Daily Express carry the quotes from Los Blancos boss Carlo Ancelotti who confirms Gareth Bale is almost fully recovered from his muscular injury. Gareth Bale began his professional career with Southampton after progressing through their prestigious academy. He would move on to …

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Manchester United – Falcao wanted Juventus move?

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Manchester United pulled off one of the signings of the summer when the pulled paid £6m to sign Colombian striker Radamel Falcao on loan from AS Monaco. Now the London Evening Standard report Juventus were actually the preferred destination of the world renowned forward. Falcao, 28-years-old, began his career at Colombian minnows Lancers Boyacá before moving on to Argentinean giants River …

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Zinedine Zidane hit with 3 month coaching ban

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France and Real Madrid legend, Zinedine Zidane has been slapped with a 3 month coaching ban after breaching Spanish Football Federation rules in regards to a lack in the sufficient qualifications. Zidane is in charge of “Castilla”, Real Madrid’s reserve side. However, the Spanish Football Federation have discovered that Zidane has been coaching the side without the correct qualifications and …

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Real Madrid triumphant in El Clasico clash!

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In the first meeting of Spanish giants Real Madrid and Barcelona this season, Los Blancos came out on top 3-1. The current Champions League title holders were victorious in front of over 85,000 at Santiago Bernabéu in the capital. The El Clasico tie saw the debut of the controversial Luis Suarez in the number 9 Barcelona shirt after his 4 month …

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Luis Suarez to make Barcelona debut in El Clasico

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When Luis Suarez bit Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini at the World Cup in Brazil this summer he received a long 4 month ban from football, now at long last it is time for him to make his competitive debut with Catalan giants Barcelona. As football goes there is perhaps no bigger publicised derby than the famous El Clasico clash between …

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Man United – Hernandez set for permanent Real Madrid move

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Manchester United’s Mexican forward Javier Hernandez is set to make his move to Spanish giants Real Madrid permanent if an agreement between the clubs can be found. The Daily Express believe Los Blancos are very keen to find a deal. Hernandez, also known as Chicharito, joined the Red Devils from Chivas Guadalajara in the summer of 2010. He has become …

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