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Upcoming International Break

With the next international break approaching in two weeks time, there is a lot to look forward to, especially regarding the England football team. The World Cup 2018 qualifiers start and many squads have been named as each country fights for a place on the biggest stage in world football. There are also a few high-profile games to keep you …

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Manchester City complete 17m deal for Barcelona goalkeeper Claudio Bravo

Manchester City have completed the signing of goalkeeper Claudio Bravo from Barcelona in a deal worth 17m. The 33-year-old represented Real Sociedad for eight years before joining the Blaugrana. He made 32 appearances for Barca in 2015-16, keeping a total of 16 clean sheets. Bravo, Chile’s most capped player with 106 appearances, recently helped his national side claim the 2016 Copa …

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AS Roma Vs Fc Porto

AS Roma 0-3 Fc Porto: The ‘Dragões’ thump nine-man Roma to secure Champions League Football -5 things we learnt

1: Porto may finally have a ‘Porto’ team Ok it may be too early to make such a bold statement, but the signs are good. Last nights victory at the very least sowed the seeds for a ‘Porto team’ to be able to grow this season. The Azuis e Brancos were massive underdogs for the clash at the Stadio Olimpico, …

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Pictures of Frank Lampard’s girlfriend

                                       Frank james Lampard is an English expert footballer who plays as midfielder for NYC FC.   He is the all-time most important goalscorer for Chelsea, where he played for thirteen years, and is considered by a number of football and journalist experts to be one of the remarkable …

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Luis Suarez celebration during La Liga match between F.C. Barcelona v Betis, in Barcelona, on August 20, 2016.  (Photo by Urbanandsport/NurPhoto)

Football Across The World: In Case You Missed It

Away from all the drama of the English Premier League, there was much more football played all over the world, with some significant goals and stories emerging particularly from Europe as the Spanish and Italian Leagues got underway. In Spain, Barcelona have taken off where they finished last season with an incredible 6-2 win against Real Betis. Luis Suarez grabbed …

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Northern Ireland Boys Making All The Noise

Northern Ireland fans are still singing after their Euro 2016 heroics as their players continue to shine across the water. With the incredible success in France still settling in with many fans, the players have taken no time at all in hitting the ground running for their clubs as the season gets into full flight in both England and Scotland, …

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The Curious Curse of Left Back at Liverpool

Alberto Moreno tirelessly demonstrates a surplus and shortage of footballing virtues, rarely finding a sensible middle ground.  For the neutral, his efforts are comical. makes for good tv. For Liverpool fans, olive branches are no longer being extended. The thesis that Alberto Moreno is without a brain is no longer too outlandish to state. For some time now, the question of …

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Pictures of Franck RIbery’s Wife

         Wahiba Ribery has been his childhood love and a confirmed best influence in his life.   Only when they got married he accepted Islam the name of Mohammed Bilal Yusuf.   They make a remarkable couple but they were near to not being one anymore when in her husband made the news being involved in underage …

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Scouting Report: Arsenal

After their loss to Liverpool in their opening game, Arsene Wenger has finally set his eyes on the players we wants to see at Arsenal. 1 – Shkodran Mustafi: The player currently has a £40 million release clause at his current club Valencia but it’s believed that Valencia is willing to accept a bid at a region of £30 million …

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West Ham

Analysis: West Ham

With the new stadium and big money transfers, it’s easy to think that West Ham fans will be optimistic for next season only being a week away. The big names brought to the Hammers were Gokhan Tore on loan from Besiktas, Sofiane Feghouli on a free transfer from Valencia, Havard Nordtveit on a free transfer from Borussia Monchengladbach, Manuel Lanzini …

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