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Swiss Company Offers House Sitting Service for Footballers

Swiss country

A house-sitting business in Switzerland has decided to take it upon itself to try and solve the on-going problem of footballers’ houses getting burgled whilst players are away either on International duty or playing in Europe by offering a footballers house-sitting service. The aptly named “house and pet sitting” company recently declared that it would be offering this service on …

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Why are Transfer Rumours Always so Unreliable

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We live in an age where information is so easily broadcast and available, practically anyone can claim to be a reputable source, and when it comes to football and the world of transfer rumours, it really is a mindfield of dodgy stories and agenda-driven propaganda. Fortunately there are some reliable sources of football transfer news, such as www.transferrumours.co.uk. Here you …

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Who is the Greatest Football Player of All Times?

Ronaldo vs Messi statistics

Who is the Greatest Football Player of All Time?   The debate rages on: who is the best footballer the world has ever seen? The main candidates are some names too, Pele, Maradona, Zidane, Alfredo Di Stefano and Johan Cruyff being the ‘legends’ and the more modern-day players such as Messi and Ronaldo.   I am personally convinced that although …

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How Ready Is Russia for the 2018 FIFA World Cup?

Russia's World Cup status

Russia’s goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev at Armenia-Russia Euro 2012 Qualifying Match Photo: Pan Photo (via. Flickr). Is Russia Ready to host the 2018 FIFA World Cup? In three short years, Russia will host the next World Cup. FIFA claims that Russia is on track in its preparations, but anybody who paid attention to the Winter Olympics in Sochi might be right …

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Victor Valdes in talks with Valencia After Louis van Gaal leaves the Spanish stopper in Manchester

Victor Valdes is in talks to return back to Spain with Valencia after Louis van Gaal told the former Barcelona stopper look for another club. The Manchester United boss left the 33-year-old out of their tour of America after he apparently refused to play for Under 21 side. The Spanish international has hit back at the Dutch coach by tweeting …

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How to pick a perfect Premier League Fantasy Football Team

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With pre-season now in full flow, it’s time for football fans to put their managerial caps on and start assembling their fantasy squads for the new season. So to make sure you get a head start on your mates, here are a few tips to finish top of the table come May 15. 1.Pick an attacking formation. One of the …

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Could Mario Balotelli be on his way to Stoke City?

Balotelli moving to Stoke

Stoke City are interested in the Liverpool FC striker Mario Balotelli following the Italian’s falling out with manager Brendan Rodgers. Balotelli has been an unmitigated disaster for Liverpool, scoring only one Premier League goal over the course of last season after his £16m move from Milan. With Roberto Firmino and Danny Ings already signed, and Christian Benteke likely to join …

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Homegrown Worries: Manchester City at the risk of overspending to sign homegrown players

Manchester City are in desperate need to add more homegrown players, in order to meet the demand of football association (FA). After the departure of Frank Lampard who was signed last summer from New York City FC on season long loan, James Milner, Micah Richards, Scott Sinclair, Dedrck Boyata, as things stand Manchester City are short of five homegrown players …

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West Ham appoint Slaven Bilic as new Manager

west ham boss bilic

Good news for all Hammers fans today with the announcement that Croatian Slaven Bilic will take over as boss at West Ham following Sam Allardyce’s departure at the end of last season. The news was announced minutes ago on the West Ham website and means that Bilic’s few weeks of unemployment since leaving Besiktas at the end of last season …

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Who are the Favourites to win Euro 2016

Euro 2016 tournament

With the Euro 2016 competition in France due to kick off in approximately 370 days (Friday, 10th June 2016) is the official start date, we felt that now the big seasons over (apart from the Champions League final tomorrow!) it would be a good time to take a look at which teams are the favourites to win the Euro 2016 …

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