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Manchester United’s Identity Has Not Been ‘Broken’ By Big Spending, It Is Being Fixed

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Following the resolution of Radamel Falcao’s season-long loan switch from AS Monaco which completed Manchester United’s sixth signing of the summer, some fans and members of the media have labeled the club’s transfer spending spree as a ‘galactico’ policy. After news … Continue reading

AS Monaco Season Ticket Holders Demand A Refund

Posted on by Caitlin O'Connell
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AS Monaco fans and season ticket holders woke up today to find star striker, Radamel Falcao, has been sent on loan to Manchester United only weeks after the sale of Golden Boot Winner James Rodriguez to Real Madrid and they … Continue reading

Kansas City Claim The National Women’s Soccer League Championship

Posted on by Jacquelyn Brazzale
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Kansas City might be the new home of soccer. Sporting KC were 2013 MLS champs. Now FC Kansas City are 2014 NWSL champions. It’s hard to call them underdogs, but when up against the 16-2-6 Seattle Reign FC, most fans … Continue reading

Manchester United Sign Radamel Falcao On Season-Long Loan

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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In one of the more dramatic deadline day deals in recent history, Manchester United have signed Radamel Falcao from AS Monaco to a season-long loan for a reported fee of £6 million. The 28-year-old reportedly earns £300,000-a-week, but United will not … Continue reading

Radamel Falcao Transfer Turns Into A Tale Of Twists And Turns

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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What was initially reported as another big-name signing by Real Madrid has turned into a compelling drama with more twists and turns than a daytime soap opera. Speculation of Radamel Falcao’s imminent transfer began to circulate following news of a meeting taking … Continue reading

Atletico Madrid Sign Alessio Cerci From Torino For £16 Million, Say Reports

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Diego Simeone and Atletico Madrid continue to conduct good transfer business as it is being widely reported that the La Liga champions have signed Torino winger Alessio Cerci for £16 million. The Italian was left out of the squad for today’s … Continue reading

Criticism Of Louis Van Gaal’s Leadership From Fans And Media Shows Their Naivety

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Following Manchester United’s draw against Burnley, Sunday Mirror columnist Andy Dunn took to his column to criticize manager Louis van Gaal and claim that “the clock was ticking” on the Dutch boss’ time at Old Trafford. Dunn chose to to … Continue reading

Roberto Martinez Comments Attempt To Mask Everton’s Failure To ‘Psych Out’ Diego Costa

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Following his team’s 6-3 defeat to Chelsea at Goodison Park, Everton manager Roberto Martinez responded to comments made by Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho which claimed certain Toffees’ players had deliberately set out to “chase cards” to get Diego Costa in … Continue reading

Eibar Coach Gaizka Garitano Slams Atletico Madrid As ‘Cheats’ [VIDEO]

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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A video of Eibar coach Gaizka Garitano firing up his squad before their Week Two encounter with Atletico Madrid has gone viral over the past 24 hours. In the footage, Garitano is seen addressing his squad in training and urging them … Continue reading

Jose Mourinho Coy On Fernando Torres’ Future And Updates Diego Costa’s Fitness

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Speaking ahead of Saturday’s Premier League showdown with Everton, Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has expressed his desire for Fernando Torres to remain at the club, while also stating that striker Diego Costa is a “big doubt” to make the Blues’ bench … Continue reading

Diego Simeone’s Eight-Match Ban Upheld By Spanish FA Appeals Committee

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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The Spanish Football Association Appeals Committee has rejected Atletico Madrid’s appeal against Diego Simeone’s eight-match touchline ban. The court’s decision means the Argentinian boss will miss Los Colchoneros’ next four league fixtures against Eibar, Real Madrid, Celta and Almeria; with the remainder … Continue reading

Manchester United Still Waiting For Marcos Rojo To Secure A Work Permit

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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A little more than a week ago, Manchester United confirmed the £16 million transfer of Sporting Lisbon defender, Marcos Rojo. Shortly after the Argentina international was announced as a member of the twenty-time champions of England, United manager Louis van Gaal … Continue reading

Real Madrid Renew Interest In AS Monaco Striker Radamel Falcao, Say Reports

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Following the news of Angel Di Maria’s £59.7 million transfer to Manchester United, reports emanating from Spain and France are saying that Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has made it his top priority to sign AS Monaco striker Radamel Falcao before … Continue reading

Premier League Tactics Corner: Aston Villa-Newcastle United & Tottenham Hotspur-QPR

Posted on by Alex Fairchild
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In this week’s edition of Premier League Tactics Corner, we dive into Newcastle’s use of Emmanuel Riviere and Queens Park Rangers’ three-back system. Holding It Up Aston Villa did not put a shot on target in Saturday’s early game against … Continue reading

Manchester United Close In On £55 Million Signing Of Angel Di Maria

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Reports from Spain and England are gathering momentum, as it appears Manchester United are closing in on the signing of Real Madrid winger Angel Di Maria. Sky Sports Spanish football expert Guillem Balague has revealed that the Argentina international is expected … Continue reading

Xavi Retires From International Football

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Barcelona and Spain midfielder Xavi Hernandez has announced his retirement from international football. The 34-year-old alerted the media to his decision during a press conference this morning. “I’ve taken the decision to leave the national team. My time there has … Continue reading

Radamel Falcao Closing In On Move To Real Madrid, Say Reports

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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AS Monaco striker Radamel Falcao appears to be closing in on a transfer to Real Madrid, if reports in Spain and France are correct. Just last weekend, the Spanish newspaper AS reported that Real Madrid were in talks with Monaco over a … Continue reading

Goalkeeper Diego Lopez Being Shown The Exit Door From Real Madrid

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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According to reports coming out of Spain, although Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti is satisfied with his current goalkeeper choices of Iker Casillas and Diego Lopez, the club has decided to sign Costa Rican international Keylor Navas after his outstanding … Continue reading