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Mourinho reveals who new midfielder would replace at Manchester United

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Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho has revealed that a new central midfielder will be added to his squad in the summer, but as a replacement for ageing Michael Carrick not Paul Pogba. Mourinho said this during his Friday press conference ahead of the club’s FA Cup fifth-round tie with Huddersfield Town. French publication L’Equipe had reported that Pogba who joined Manchester United in a club ... Read More »

Barcelona defeat Eibar to go 10 points clear ahead of Chelsea clash

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Barcelona on Saturday defeated Eibar 2-0 at the Municipal de Ipurua stadium to go 10 points clear in the LaLiga table. Striker Luis Suarez and defender Joldi Alba got the goals for the Catalan club. Ernesto Valverde side got the lead in the 16th minute as Suarez received a precise pass inside the box from Lionel Messi and he beat the goalkeeper with a neat ... Read More »

Roger Federer becomes oldest world no.1 in tennis history

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Roger Federer is now the oldest world No 1 in the history of tennis. Federer returned to the summit of men’s tennis for the first time in more than five years, after he beat Robin Haase at Rotterdam’s ABN Amro World Tennis Tournament. The 36-year-old secured his spot in the history books and the last four of the tournament with a 4-6 6-1 6-1 victory ... Read More »

Leicester City 1-0 Sheffield United

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Leicester can “move on” from the Riyad Mahrez transfer saga after the Algerian helped them reach the quarter-finals of the FA Cup, says manager Claude Puel. Mahrez, who was back in the side after missing 10 days of training when a proposed move to Manchester City did not materialise, set up Jamie Vardy’s goal in a 1-0 win over Sheffield United. He left the field ... Read More »

Chelsea 4-0 Hull City

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Olivier Giroud and Willian helped Chelsea thrash Hull City to reach the FA Cup quarter-finals – and boss Antonio Conte says they have given him “good doubts” about his team to face Barcelona on Tuesday. Willian was fantastic throughout against the Championship strugglers and scored the opener with a curling effort from outside the box. Pedro scored the second when he slipped the ball under ... Read More »

I Snubbed Biggest Clubs In The World – Wenger

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Arsene Wenger has rubbished reports suggesting he could leave Arsenal this summer, with the manager saying he’s snubbed the “biggest clubs in the world” to stay with the Gunners, Goalreports. Once seen as untouchable, as he tasted Premier League title glory and pieced together a squad of ‘Invincibles’, the Frenchman has seen his position called into question of late. FA Cup glory in 2017 helped to ... Read More »

Real Madrid Blow As Kroos Suffers Knee Injury

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+1 Toni Kroos   Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos faces a spell on the sidelines after his club confirmed on Friday that he had picked up a knee injury. “Following tests carried out on Toni Kroos…he has been diagnosed with a sprain to the exterior lateral ligament in the left knee. His recovery will continue to be assessed,” Real said in a statement on their website. While ... Read More »

Eagles Drop In FIFA Rankings

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The Super Eagles dropped one place from 51 to 52 in the February world rankings released by FIFA on Thursday. Nigeria  began 2018 by retaining the position they dropped to in December but the team could not maintain the spot and slid down a spot in February. In the  rankings, the Eagles have 606 points against the 651 points they had in the January rankings. ... Read More »

South Korea To Pay $2.6m For North’s Olympic Presence

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Seoul on Wednesday approved a $2.6 million budget to cover expenses for North Koreans visiting for the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, officials said, after the North’s leader praised the South’s hospitality. The 2.86 billion won will cover transport, hotel, food and other cost for 229 cheerleaders, a taekwondo demonstration team, and around 140 art performers, the Unification Ministry said in a statement. The bill for 22 ... Read More »

Argentina Want Messi To Play Less

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Argentina’s national football association  president Claudio Tapia has said he has spoken to captain Lionel Messi about playing fewer games for La Liga side Barcelona in order to stay fresh for his country ahead of the 2018 World Cup, Reuters reports. Tapia’s pleas have largely gone unheeded by Barca coach Ernesto Valverde, who has started Messi in 33 of the team’s total 39 games this ... Read More »

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