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Rooney Header Vs City Video

Brilliant goal scored by Wayne Rooney in the FA Cup 3rd round match between Man City and Man United. Rooney knocked the ball out wide to Valencia who put in a lovely first time ball, with Rooney bravely jumping to head using the back of his head, with the ball going in the top corner off the underside of the …

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Paul Scholes Comes Out Of Retirement

Paul Scholes has amazingly come out of retirement and will play for Manchester United until the end of the season it has been announced today. Rumours has been circulating that Scholes had told some United players that he’d be willing to return to the club after retiring at the end of last season, but he was reluctant to go directly …

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Frank Lampard To Man United And Other Transfers

Interesting rumour doing the rounds today, don’t think it’ll ever happen but I’m pretty sure it’d solve a lot of the problems in the Man United midfield if it was to come true – Frank Lampard is apparently wanted by Man United. Lampard is obviously unhappy with his current situation at Chelsea, he’s not featuring in all of their games …

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John Terry’s Indian Cigarettes

Quite a funny news story circulating today, with John Terry being used to front a “quit smoking” campaign in India. Whats funnier is that JT has no knowledge whatsoever of being used in this campaign, so the company that owns his image rights are understandably trying to resolve the problem. John Terry’s blurred image features on the front of the …

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Mario Balotelli Allowed To Smoke By Mancini

A few stories in the papers already covering this one, but the extent at which Roberto Mancini seems to allow Mario Balotelli to continuously get away with things seems to quite surprise me considering Mancini is supposed to be a very tough, disciplined manager. The story is that Mancini is allowing Balotelli to continue with his smoking habit, stating that …

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Rooney Axed Over Night Out

Wayne Rooney was a notable absence from Man United’s shock 3-2 loss with Blackburn Rovers on Saturday and despite Ferguson stating that he was struggling with an injury, rumours have been circulated that the player was axed following allegations that he, Johnny Evans and Darron Gibson went out following the 5-0 win against Wigan on boxing day. Apparently the 3 …

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The African Cup Of Nations – Who Will It Affect Worse?

The 2012 African Cup Of Nations is set to begin on the 21st of January until the 12th of February, so we thought with not long to go it may be worthwhile figuring out which teams are going to be most affected by players departing for this competition. Players Involved In The African Cup Of Nations Starting with the teams …

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Top Transfer Targets In The January Sales

With the January transfer window opening up in just a few days, we look ahead at some of the players most likely to be changing clubs in the January sales. 1. Carlos Tevez, Man City. Hopefully Tevez will finally leave and join AC Milan, with the transfer saga dragging on for a long time already. Personally I really don’t understand …

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Kroenke: Wenger will decide when it is time to leave

Arsenal owner Stan Kroenke has insisted Gunners boss Arsene Wenger will not be sacked from his post, saying the Frenchman will decide when it is time to go. Wenger has come under pressure in recent months after ending last season trophy-less for the 6th time in a row, while the loss of key players Cesc Fabregas and Samir Nasri over …

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Carlos Tevez Refuses To Play – Video

Carlos Tevez pretty much sealed his fate last night when refusing to come on as a substitute in the Man City game against Bayern Munich. City were losing 2-0 but when asked by Mancini to come on as a sub he sat and refused. He has recently issued a statement denying that he refused to play but claiming there was …

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Wenger targets another 14 years at Arsenal

Arsene Wenger has responded to his critics by stating his intentions to remain at Arsenal for the long-term following his side’s 3-1 Carling Cup victory over Shrewsbury Town last night. The Gunners – who are currently 17th in the Premier League after a shocking start to the season – went 1-0 down to their League Two opponents before goals from …

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The Most Over-Rated Premier League Players

I don’t know about anyone else, but it kinda frustrates me when I watch football matches in the Premier League and I hear commentators and the like praising a player or stating how important he is… yet in my opinion that said player is actually massively over-rated, and rarely contributes much to a game at all. I realise this post …

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Lindegaard to battle De Gea

Manchester United goalkeeper Anders Lindegaard has stated his intention to challenge David De Gea for the number one spot at the club. The Danish keeper was in fine form for the Red Devils during last night’s 1-1 draw with Benfica and now he has a taste for first-team action, he isn’t prepared to give it up lightly. When asked about …

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Wayne Rooney Compared To Pele

Quite interesting comparisons being made ahead of Man United’s match against Benfica tonight in the Champions League with Benfica coach Jorge Jesus claiming that Wayne Rooney is more Brazilian or Argentinian than English. An interesting point, Rooney perhaps does play with the ability that often comes with Brazilians and Argentinians; he’s not dissimilar from the likes of Carlos Tevez in the …

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