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Ozil hits back at Emery

Ozil has hit back at claims by his manager Unai Emery that he is not trying hard enough in training. 31 year Ozil has been left out of the Arsenal squad, including the one that travelled to Sheffield United for their dismal defeat on Monday night, amidst claims by his manager that there are other players at the club who ...

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Palace want Olivier Giroud

Crystal Palace want to sign Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud in the January transfer window. The French international is frustrated over his lack of game time at Chelsea, with Tammy Abraham’s fine start to the season meaning that Giroud has only started one Premier League fixture this campaign, the home match with Leicester City back in August. He recently expressed his ...

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Ferguson accused in court by football agent

Former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson was accused in court by a football agent of taking money as part of transfer deals. The Scot was also accused of giving the gift of a £30,000 Rolex watch to help fix the result of a Manchester United match. The claims were made by 64 year old football agent Giuseppi “Pino” Pagliari ...

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Pochettino fears the sack

Mauricio Pochettino fears he may be sacked as manager at Tottenham if club’s poor run of results does not improve. The 47 year old Argentine’s stock was high in the summer after guiding Spurs to the Champions League final, and he was linked with many of the top jobs in Europe. However, after a muddled transfer window which saw a ...

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Liverpool and Chelsea eye Bournemouth man

firmino better than salah

Both Liverpool and Chelsea are tracking the progress of Bournemouth midfielder Lewis Cook. The 22 year old has represented England at various levels, and made his full international debut for The Three Lions as a substitute against Italy in a friendly last year, a few months after he captained the under-21 side to success in the Toulon tournament. Cook recently ...

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Football considering introduction of concussion substitutes

Football authorities are considering following the example of Rugby Union and allowing the introduction of concussion substitutes in the game. That is after the University of Glasgow published a study that revealed that ex-players are three and a half times more likely to suffer from neurological diseases like dementia and Alzheimer’s, than players of the same age. In rugby, any ...

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Spurs target West Brom teenager

West Bromwich Albion teenager Nathan Ferguson is one of Tottenham’s major transfer targets for January. Since selling Kieran Trippier to Altético Madrid in the summer, right-back has become a problem position for Mauricio Pochettino, and he is hoping that Ferguson may be the answer to his defensive problem. Scouts from the club have been looking for somebody who can claim ...

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Manchester United braced for third bid for the club

Whilst Manchester United may be struggling on the pitch, they remain a huge global brand off it, with a  current market valuation of just over £2 billion (a figure which was substantial higher when Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was made manager on a permanent basis). Now comes news that members of the Saudi royal family, headed by Crown Prince Mohammed Bin ...

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Ceballos wants to make Arsenal move permanent

Arsenal’s on loan Spanish midfielder Dani Ceballos wants to make the move to the Gunners into a permanent transfer. The 23 year old moved to the Emirates from Real Madrid on a season long loan at the start of the season, and there was no option to buy included in his loan deal. However, after earlier stating his dream to ...

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Isco could replace Eriksen at Spurs

Isco could be the man to replace Christian Eriksen at Spurs – provided that the Dane joins Real Madrid. Eriksen, who has eight months left on his current contract at White Hart Lane, has refused to sign the new long-term deal that has been offered to him by the North London club, and now they are prepared to cash in ...

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