Liverpool – Real Madrid hunting young Reds star

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Liverpool have a proud history of academy development, for years legends have progressed through their ranks such as club icon Steven Gerrard. In recent times there has been a multinational flavour to Melwood and one of those is Spanish Under-18 captain Pedro Chirivella. The 17-year-old has only been in Merseyside just over a year after he joined from La Liga …

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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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David Moyes – “This is the best league in the world”

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Former Everton and Manchester United manager, David Moyes in controversial fashion has revealed he believes La Liga is better than the Premier League. The Scot, having just signed for Real Sociedad this week, has managed in the Premier League for 16 years but still insists the Spanish league is better. According to BBC Sport, Moyes rejected offers to manage in the …

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Arsenal – Pedro and Alves to move from Barcelona?

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Arsenal fans are not happy, it takes one quick search of social media to see supporters split into Wenger in and Wenger out camps… Perhaps something that would help Wenger out would be winning over the Gunners’ fans with some super signings, according to the Daily Express that is exactly what the boss is planning. Barcelona provided Arsenal with the …

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Manchester United – Valdes nearing Red Devils move

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Manchester United fans will be pleased to hear that Spanish goalkeeper Victor Valdes is “almost ready” to join them at Old Trafford. According to the Daily Express the deal could be done soon as Louis Van Gaal grabs himself a very useful back-up shot stopper. 32-year-old Valdes has been recovering since March from a serious knee injury that ruined the end …

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David Moyes joins Real Sociedad

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Former Manchester United manager, David Moyes has agreed to manage Spanish side, Real Sociedad. The two parties had been in discussion over a potential deal for the past weeks and now the club have confirmed the arrival of the Scottish boss. The club also confirmed the deal on their Twitter account late last night. OFFICIAL STATEMENT: David Moyes appointed new …

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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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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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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 boss Roberto Martinez set for Italian move?

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Roberto Martinez is one of the hottest prospects in football management and at only 41-years of age, he has a long future ahead of him. Martinez was thought to have been considered for the Barcelona job after the Spanish giants were impressed with his performances at Swansea City, Wigan Athletic and most recently Everton. The Daily Mirror understand the Spaniard now …

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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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Victor Valdes training with Manchester United

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Victor Valdes is perhaps the most high profile free agent out there at the moment after he left Barcelona this summer, a club he was at since 1995. The 32-year-old Spaniard is still recovering from a serious knee injury and now various media outlets including the Daily Telegraph understand Manchester United are interested in him. Louis Van Gaal has invited Valdes, …

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Real Madrid & Spanish legend off to the USA

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Real Madrid have had some of the greatest players of all time grace their hollowed Santiago Bernabéu, perhaps one of the biggest in terms of Spanish footballers was Raúl Gonzalez. Now it is believed by ESPN that the 37-year-old, who recently retired, is soon to join North American Soccer League (NASL) side New York Cosmos. Raúl was born in Madrid and …

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Chelsea – Diego Costa turns down offer of extra rest

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Chelsea’s star striker Diego Costa has apparently turned down manager José Mourinho’s offer of an extra two days rest after the international break. Get West London report that Chelsea were set to give Costa time to look after a niggling hamstring problem but he turned up to training to prove his fitness. José Mourinho confirmed that he gave Cesc Fabregas, Diego …

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Pep Guardiola will manage Manchester United one day

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43-year-old Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola has admitted that one day he would love to manage Premier League club Manchester United. The Daily Telegraph carries the quotes from a new book that has been released documenting his new season at the Bundesliga side. Pep Guardiola began his playing career with Barcelona and played 263 La Liga games for the first team …

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Lionel Messi’s 10-year Barcelona anniversary commemorated

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It’s hard to believe that today marks 10-years since a 17-year-old Lionel Messi made his Barcelona debut. The Argentinean magician has 249 La Liga goals for the Catalan giants and 95 caps for his country and is widely considered as perhaps the greatest player ever to grace a football pitch. Leo Messi began his career in the sport in 1995 …

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Manchester United update – Juan Mata out, Arturo Vidal in?

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Manchester United were persistently linked to Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal over the summer transfer window. Now the Daily Star understand that to sweeten the deal for the Italians, Louis Van Gaal is prepared to offer Juan Mata as part of the deal. Juan Mata, 26-years-old, joined Manchester United on 24 January 2014 for a then club record £37.1m. The transfer came …

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Chelsea Update – Diego Costa’s incredible miss!

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Premier League’s top goalscorer, Diego Costa scored for Spain in their Euro 2016 Qualifier against Luxembourg this week, however…did you see his incredible miss as well? No! Well…here it is! Oh dear! Chelsea star Diego Costa, the Premier League's top scorer, has just done THIS: http://t.co/pcor4qsuA0 — BreakingNews.ie (@breakingnewsie) October 12, 2014 Costa has been on scintillating form since joining …

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Tottenham update – Huntelaar lined up in January?

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Earlier today we reported that Tottenham Hotspur’s Spanish striker Roberto Soldado is set to move to Italy if they can agree a deal for his wage package. Now the Daily Mirror think Schalke forward Klaas-Jan Huntelaar could be the man to replace him at White Hart Lane. The 31-year-old Netherlands striker is coming to the end of his contract with Schalke …

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Tottenham update – Roberto Soldado off to Italy?

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Tottenham Hotspur could be set to offload their Spanish forward Roberto Soldado to Italy in January. The Daily Express understand that Inter Milan are set to bid for the striker but the fee and wages could be an issue for the Nerazzurri. Roberto Soldado joined Spurs from Valencia on 1 August 2013 for £26m and his transfer was full of excitement. …

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