Arsenal fans react to rumours that Arsene Wenger has been offered a new deal [Tweets]

Arsenal fan and well-known journalist Piers Morgan has claimed that Arsene Wenger has been offered a new three-year deal by the club. The Frenchman’s current deal expires at the end of the next season and another three years will see him stay at the club until 2020. Wenger has come under severe criticism of late for Arsenal’s performances this season, and the report of a new deal hasn’t quite gone down well with some fans. However, Wenger still has a strong backing among club faithful and some fans have welcomed the…

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Manchester United target dropped big hint about his future [Tweets]

Manchester United have been keeping tabs on Benfica midfielder Renato Sanches for several months now. The Red Devils were linked with a January move for the 18-year-old, but any deal failed to materialize. Various media outlets have suggested that United will reignite their interest in the player during the 2016 summer transfer window. This weekend, the Portuguese player dropped a huge hint regarding a potential move by liking Manchester United’s page on Instagram. The activity was quickly picked up by a number of fans and subsequently Sanches unfollowed the page.…

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Chelsea admit huge transfer mistake

It has been a disappointing season for Chelsea, who are currently sitting in tenth place in the Premier League table. The Blues are expected to appoint current Italy head coach Antonio Conte to be the long-term successor of Jose Mourinho, starting from next season, to rocket them back to Premier League success. Conte wants to bring Romelu Lukaku back to Stamford Bridge to lead his attack, as Roman Abramovich has agreed that Mourinho made a mistake in selling the Everton striker, according to The Sun. However, the Belgian recently revealed he…

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ICYMI: England’s stunning victory over Germany [Video]

It will be a game to remember for a very long time, as England came back from a 2-0 deficit to beat world champions Germany 3-2 in a friendly encounter in Berlin. A great turn and strike by Harry Kane, a wonderful backheel goal by Jamie Vardy and a strong header by Eric Dier stunned the Germans.

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Twitter exploded after England’s amazing comeback, with one exception

What a match it was! England fell 2-0 behind against Germany in Berlin, but stunned the reigning world champions with a fierce comeback and 3-2 win with goals from Harry Kane, Jamie Vardy and Eric Dier. Not very surprisingly, Twitter exploded due to the Three Lions’ performance. Although there was one tweet to calm down everyone… The Berlin curse against England for #DieMannschaft continues… Good job the @UEFAEURO is in France then 😉 #GERENG pic.twitter.com/dkXDY7jp2S — Germany (@DFB_Team_EN) 26 maart 2016 FT Germany 2-3 England Amazing comeback from England having trailed 2-0…

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Roy Hodgson draws the ire of fans after his comments [Tweets]

England manager Roy Hodgson gave a very weird explanation for not selecting West Ham midfielder Mark Noble for the Three Lions squad. Speaking ahead of the friendly with Germany, Hodgson called Noble the flavour of the month and compared him to former Norwich striker Grant Holt. Hodgson said: “The fact is there are are always two or three players that are in the news that many people would like to be selected or are better than the players I have selected, that is the nature of my job. I have…

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Manchester United linked with high-profile striker and Serie A defender

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Everton striker Romelu Lukaku is once again in the news after his recent comments about his future. The Belgian striker has claimed that he wants to play in the Champions League next season. He told Sky Sports: “That is the next step for me. I’m 23 next summer, and I think it would be nice to play in the Champions League from next season.” Lukaku has been linked with a move to Manchester United after his father claimed that the Red Devils are one of the clubs interested in his son. His…

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“Arsenal need Arsene Wenger,” says co-owner

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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has found his position at the club under scrutiny as of late, following a disappointing run of results. The Gunners have bowed out of the FA Cup and Champions League recently and have fallen 11 points behind Premier League leaders Leicester City in the title race. Those results have led to the divide of the Gunners fan base into two factions: one who supports Wenger and one who wants the Frenchman to vacate his position. Some supporters have even displayed banners asking for Wenger’s exit during…

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Top 10 transfer profits in football history

In essence, a football club works like a business. Making profits is almost as important as winning trophies, because profits are often the first lead to success. Profits can be made in a bunch of ways: ticket sales, apparel sales, stadium revenue, TV rights… But the most simple way to put money in a club’s pocket is selling a player with a profit. Therefore, we took a look at Transfermarkt in order to rank the top ten transfer profits in football history. Remarkably, Real Madrid occupy the first five spots as…

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Loads of transfer news at Chelsea, foreign interest for out-of-favour Liverpool striker

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The summer of 2016 is still a couple of months away, but the transfer market is seemingly getting ready to explode when the time comes. With Juan Cuadrado ready to return to Stamford Bridge and Antonio Conte reportedly eyeing moves for Leonardo Bonucci and Simone Zaza, Juventus are hopeful of signing Eden Hazard, Willian or Oscar from Chelsea, according to Italian news outlet Tuttosport. Meanwhile, the Blues fear Domingos Quina has agreed to join another club, with Manchester United among those interested. The 16-year-old starlet has walked out on Chelsea and…

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Mega offers for Mesut Ozil and Zlatan Ibrahimovic?

The summer of 2016 is still a couple of months away, but the transfer market is seemingly getting ready to explode when the time comes. According to Spanish news outlet AS, Barcelona remain keen to sign Mesut Ozil and are willing to offer Arsenal Arda Turan, Munir and Sandro in a bid to get around the anti-Barça clause in his contract that states Real Madrid have the right to first refusal. The German has been on fire this season, providing a Premier League leading 18 assists so far, while also…

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Belgian looks to be most crazy goalkeeper on the planet [Video]

The Premier League has been able to watch two talented Belgian goalkeepers as of late: Chelsea’s Thibaut Courtois and Liverpool’s Simon Mignolet. However, both Belgium internationals are fellow countryman of possibly the most crazy goalkeeper on the planet. Glenn Verbauwhede used to play in the Belgium top flight with Club Brugge, Kortrijk and Westerlo. The 30-year-old moved to South-Africa in the summer of 2013 and has played for Sundowns, FS Stars, and currently Maritzburg United, who are ranked last in the ABSA Premiership. Now, the Belgian, who has been capped 62 times…

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Barcelona honor Johan Cruyff with beautiful video

The man and the legend are no more. Dutch football star Johan Cruyff (68) died this week following a battle against lung cancer. Cruyff played for Barcelona after a very successful period at Ajax, winning nearly every trophy available. He also coached the Blaugrana, winning the 1991 Champions League, among other prices. Therefore, the Primera Division giants honored their former player and coach with a beautiful video on Facebook: Gràcies JohanThanks, JohanGràcies JohanGracias, Johan Geplaatst door FC Barcelona op donderdag 24 maart 2016

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Chelsea to compete with Juventus for £25m star

Chelsea are set to battle with Juventus for AS Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan, according to the latest reports. It has been claimed that Antonio Conte, who is set to take charge of Chelsea in summer, wants the Belgian international to play for him at Stamford Bridge. Now, Juventus have also entered the pursuit of the 27-year old midfielder, and they are set to battle it out with the West London club in the summer transfer window. Daily Mail claims that the Turin club see Nainggolan as the perfect replacement for…

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Liverpool brace themselves for a huge offer for their star player

Liverpool forward Daniel Sturridge’s future might lie elsewhere from the club if the latest reports are to be believed. The Sun claims that Ligue 1 club Paris Saint-Germain have identified Sturridge as a summer transfer target, and they are ready to launch a massive bid for him. The Paris club are set to lose their forwards Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Edison Cavani in summer and are actively searching for able replacements. According to the report, PSG are ready to spend as much as £50 million to secure the signing of the…

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Top five passing teams in the Premier League

It’s always been an accepted norm that the best-performing teams always have a higher passing success rate. However, one look at this list will tell you that’s not the case in the current season of the Premier League. Here are top five passing teams in the English top flight. 5) Manchester United (82 per cent) With 82% passing rate, Louis Van Gaal’s men are the first entry on this list. Their position here is somewhat similar to their position on the league table, as they are currently placed six on the…

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Arsenal face battle to keep hold of talented youngster

Arsenal right-back Hector Bellerin has come a long way in last two years. The young Spaniard was given his opportunity by Arsene Wenger when Mathieu Debuchy suffered an injury last season. Bellerin took that opportunity with both hands, and he has cemented his place in the Arsenal’s starting eleven during the past two seasons. His impressive performance for the North London club has attracted attention from many major European clubs, and according to the latest reports at least six clubs are interested in the 21-year-old at the moment. According to…

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Liverpool fans are not happy with player’s comments [Tweets]

Christian Benteke’s career at Liverpool hasn’t quite panned out as well as he had hoped. The 25-year-old moved to Liverpool in a £32.5 million move from Aston Villa in summer. However, since the arrival of Jurgen Klopp at the club, he has found himself on the periphery of the starting eleven and recent reports have suggested that his future might lie elsewhere. Benteke questioned Klopp’s decision to left him out of the starting eleven. “Some team-mates have said I was lucky with the arrival of Klopp, because I certainly would…

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Chelsea put world-record price tag on star player

Chelsea have put a world-record price tag of £73 million on star goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois in an attempt to ward off interest from Spanish giants Real Madrid, according to the Evening Standard. At the moment, Juventus legend Gianluigi Buffon is still the most expensive goalkeeper in football history. The Old Lady payed nearly £40 million to Parma for his services in 2001. However, if Courtois is sold by the Blues at their current price tag, he would overtake Buffon in this regard. The report claims that the 23-year-old Belgium international wants a return to the…

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The 2016 top free agents XI and reserves

The 2015/2016 season is far from over, but it’s never too early to look forward to the 2016 summer transfer window. Teams will be able to spend as much as they can and want on the players they are keen on, but in some cases it’s possible to sign a quality player who’s out of contract with his current team. Those are the so-called free agents. Next summer, a number of big names will be available for free, so we have put together the best XI possible, while also adding…

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Liverpool face battle in their pursuit of top summer target

Liverpool have been strongly linked with a move for Bayern Munich midfielder Mario Gotze recently. The Reds manager Jurgen Klopp played a significant role in Gotze’s development at Borussia Dortmund, and now he reportedly wants his former star player to join him at Anfield. However, according to German publication Die Welt, Gotze’s previous club Dortmund are also interested in the player and have enquired about a possibility of bringing their former star back to the club. The report also states that the 23-year old is considering a move back to the…

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Leicester City could win title in April and be placed in top Champions League pot

It would be the story of the Premier League century if Leicester City are able to win the title. If everything goes according to plan, they could be able to win it by the end of April, says Sky Sports. The Foxes have seven games remaining on their schedule, the same amount as second-placed Tottenham Hotspurs and one less than third-placed Arsenal and fourth-placed Manchester City. Now, if all four remaining title contenders record the same results against their remaining opponents from earlier this season, the Foxes will be able to celebrate…

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Manchester City star gives fans huge boost with injury update [Video]

Manchester City star Kevin De Bruyne has given the club’s fans a serious boost with some positive news on the recovery of his knee injury. The Belgian playmaker, who recently became a father, suffered knee ligament damage and a sprained ankle in the Capital One Cup semi-final win against Everton on January 27, and was hoping to return to training in five weeks, meaning the end of March. However, De Bruyne’s recovery has progressed very well, as he’s been in training already. The 24-year-old, via the club’s Youtube channel, let everyone know…

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Premier League striker was at Brussels Airport during terror attacks

Norwich City confirmed on their website that striker Dieumerci Mbokani was at Brussels Airport in Belgium at the time of Tuesday morning’s terror attacks. The 30-year-old, who’s on loan from Ukraine club Dinamo Kiev, was unharmed but shaken by the tragic events in the city where he played for Anderlecht and in which a number of people were killed and injured. It is believed the DR Congo international was on his way to Kinshasa to join up with his international team-mates but has returned to his family, while the Canaries have…

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Chelsea star set for China move

Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel has been linked with a move to China, according to latest reports. The 28-year old has enjoyed a resurgence in his career following the arrival of Guus Hiddink, and it was recently reported that the Blues are set to offer him a new contract at the club. However, according to Evening Standard, Mikel is now considering a move to the Chinese Super League as future manager Antonio Conte plans to bring Arturo Vidal and Paul Pogba to Stamford Bridge. Mikel will not be the first Chelsea…

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