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Manchester United need three players to challenge for the title, says Gary Neville

Posted on by Peter Quinn
United

Sky Sports pundit Gary Neville believes Manchester United only need to sign three players this summer in order to challenge for the Premier League title next season. United are unlikely to make a late season push for the league’s top … Continue reading

Luis Suarez says he never had a chance to win the Champions League with Liverpool

Posted on by Peter Quinn
LFC

Luis Suarez says he is happy to be at Barcelona because he never had a chance to win the Champions League with his previous clubs. The former Liverpool striker left England last summer after leading the Merseyside club to a second … Continue reading

Gareth Bale set to return from injury against Atletico Madrid on Tuesday

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Bale

Gareth Bale is set to return to Real Madrid’s starting eleven against Atletico Madrid on Tuesday after sitting out his side’s 3-0 win over Eibar on Saturday. The Welshman had been dealing with a nagging muscle injury for the past few … Continue reading

Sling TV offering 7-day free trial to watch Game of Thrones and HBO

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Sling TV is offering a 7-day free trial to cord cutters to watch live and on-demand HBO programming including the season premieres of Game of Thrones, Veep and Silicon Valley. All three programs debut their new seasons on Sunday night, … Continue reading

Cristiano Ronaldo available this weekend, but Gareth Bale doubtful

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Ronaldo

Real Madrid have been informed that the yellow card issued to Cristiano Ronaldo during Wednesday’s 2-0 win over Rayo Vallecano has been rescinded. This means the forward will be available for Saturday’s match against Eibar. Had the appeal been rejected, the … Continue reading

Luis Suarez reveals turning down Real Madrid to sign for Barcelona

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Barcelona striker Luis Suarez has revealed he spurned the advances of Real Madrid in order to make his “dream” move to Barcelona. After completing his reported £75 million move from Liverpool, Suarez had to wait until October to make his Barcelona debut, … Continue reading

Norwegian teenager Martin Odegaard benched by Real Madrid Castilla

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Odegaard

Norwegian wonderkid Martin Odegaard has been benched by Real Madrid Castilla for the team’s past two games. The reason the talented teenager has not featured for the club’s reserve side stems from a clause in the player’s contract. Odegaard signed a … Continue reading

Athletic Bilbao forward Iker Muniain ruled out for 6-7 months with ligament tear

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Athletic Bilbao have confirmed they will be without Iker Muniain for six to seven months after tests revealed the forward had suffered a cruciate ligament tear in his left knee. The 22-year-old went down after going in for a challenge with Sevilla’s Ever … Continue reading

Atletico Madrid’s Mario Mandzukic ruled out indefinitely with an ankle injury

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Mandzukic

Atletico Madrid striker Mario Mandzukic has been ruled out indefinitely with an ankle injury. Diego Simeone informed the media that the player has been carrying the knock for the past ten games but elected to continue playing in spite of … Continue reading

PSG’s Thiago Motta and David Luiz to miss Champions League quarter-final

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Paris Saint-Germain have been dealt a double injury blow heading into next week’s Champions League quarter-final first leg against Barcelona. The French champions will be without the services of David Luiz for four weeks after the Brazilian picked up a … Continue reading

Mats Hummels at the best age for England move, says Franz Beckenbauer

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Franz Beckenbauer believes Borussia Dortmund defender Mats Hummels is at the “best age” for a move to England. In 1977, after playing for Bayern Munich, Beckenbauer surprised the world when he accepted a lucrative contract to play in the North American Soccer … Continue reading

Aston Villa boss Tim Sherwood believes Manchester United are beatable

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Sherwood

Aston Villa manager Tim Sherwood believes Manchester United are “beatable” and expects his side’s pace on the counter-attack to cause their opponents problems on Saturday. United are currently in fourth place in the Premier League and are coming off of … Continue reading

James Rodriguez set to start for Real Madrid against Granada on Sunday

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Real Madrid midfielder James Rodriguez is set to return to Carlo Ancelotti’s starting eleven against Granada on Sunday. The Colombia international has been sidelined since February after having surgery on his broken right foot. He resumed training on March 24 … Continue reading

Barcelona doctors clear Lionel Messi to play against Celta Vigo on Sunday

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Messi

There is good news for Barcelona supporters as club’s doctors have cleared Lionel Messi to play against Celta Vigo on Sunday. There had been doubts about the forward’s availability this weekend due to swelling in his right foot which prevented him … Continue reading

Real Madrid defender Pepe sidelined for three games with muscle injury

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Pepe

Real Madrid have confirmed that Pepe will be sidelined for three games with a muscle injury in his right thigh. The setback will see the defender miss the club’s upcoming league fixtures against Granada, Rayo Vallecano and Eibar. Real Madrid … Continue reading

European clubs preparing for summer battle over Brazilian midfielder Firmino

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Firmino

Some of Europe’s top clubs are preparing for a summer battle over Brazilian midfielder Firmino. Firmino has risen to fame in the Bundesliga this season while playing for Hoffenheim and scored the winning goal in Brazil’s 1-0 win over Chile at the … Continue reading

Zinedine Zidane says he would coach Real Madrid if offered the job

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Zidane

Zinedine Zidane says he would coach Real Madrid if he was offered the job. However, the former France international went on to say the club already has a manager in charge who is doing a good job. In recent weeks, Zidane … Continue reading

Bayern Munich searching for Pep Guardiola’s successor with contract renewal in doubt

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Pep

Bayern Munich have started the search for Pep Guardiola’s replacement since it is becoming increasingly unlikely the manager will extend his contract past the summer of 2016. According to various reports, Bayern executives have identified Borussia Monchengladbach coach Lucien Favre and … Continue reading