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Guardian Unlimited
Louis van Gaal’s possession obsession risks blunting Manchester United’s edge | Jonathan Wilson“My worry,” Louis van Gaal said after Manchester United’s draw against Newcastl
Louis van Gaal’s possession obsession risks blunting Manchester United’s edge | Jonathan Wilson
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 3 days ago
“My worry,” Louis van Gaal said after Manchester United’s draw against Newcastle on Saturday, “is that we have to dominate the opponent.” He wasn’t bothered, he insisted, that his side had failed to score, and he felt no great urge to sign another... Read more
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Goal.com
The heir to Messi's throne - why Barcelona are right to break the bank for Neymar - Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe The European champions are pr
The heir to Messi's throne - why Barcelona are right to break the bank for Neymar
Goal.com / Posted 4 days ago
- Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe The European champions are preparing a... Read more
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thehardtackle
Manchester United’s Creation ConundrumThree games into the Premier League this season, Manchester United find themsel
Manchester United’s Creation Conundrum
thehardtackle / Posted 4 days ago
Three games into the Premier League this season, Manchester United find themselves in a pretty reasonable position with a total of seven points, while last year’s champions Chelsea struggle to get into single digits, ranking 10th in the table just... Read more
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heraldscotland
Amsterdam triumph one of Celtic's finest, recalls McGarveyFrank McGarvey recalls very well the rare time when Celtic conceded two goals a
Amsterdam triumph one of Celtic's finest, recalls McGarvey
heraldscotland / Posted 6 days ago
Frank McGarvey recalls very well the rare time when Celtic conceded two goals at home in a European tie but still went through on aggregate. “We were no hopers, people said we didn’t have a prayer,” says the former Celtic striker, who will watch his... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Pedro Shows Chelsea What He's AboutRare is it that a player’s debut says as much about the club that didn’t sign h
Pedro Shows Chelsea What He's About
Bleacher Report / Posted 6 days ago
Rare is it that a player’s debut says as much about the club that didn’t sign him as the one that did, but then Pedro Rodriguez is a rare type of player. Within half an hour of his Chelsea bow at West Brom it was impossible not to think — albeit... Read more
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sportwitness ning
Man United ready bid for star likened to Zidane, €50m+ operationIn May Gazzetta dello Sport said Manchester United had a €50m offer ready for t
Man United ready bid for star likened to Zidane, €50m+ operation
sportwitness ning / Posted 7 days ago
In May Gazzetta dello Sport said Manchester United had a €50m offer ready for the player. Calciomercato say a €50m offer was rejected and so any return would have to be for a larger amount than that. Calciomercato reckon Manchester United could... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Utd's Lack of Fluency Down to LVG Ethos, Fading RooThere was a moment in the second half of Manchester’s United’s 3-1 win over Clu
Utd's Lack of Fluency Down to LVG Ethos, Fading Roo
Bleacher Report / Posted 10 days ago
There was a moment in the second half of Manchester’s United’s 3-1 win over Club Brugge on Tuesday when Luke Shaw, in chasing down a loose ball after defending a corner, found himself with space in front of him on the right wing. He accelerated... Read more
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FIFA
Bergkamp brilliance influential 20 years on© Getty Images At the age of 26, the pressure was on Dennis Bergkamp. He had d
Bergkamp brilliance influential 20 years on
FIFA / Posted 10 days ago
© Getty Images At the age of 26, the pressure was on Dennis Bergkamp. He had departed Inter Milan in the summer of 1995 under something of a cloud after a difficult spell at the Nerazzuri and had been given a chance of redemption by Bruce Rioch as... Read more
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The Daily Californian
My MLS addressI never was a Chivas USA fan, but it pained me when I realized that the club ha
My MLS address
The Daily Californian / Posted 17 days ago
I never was a Chivas USA fan, but it pained me when I realized that the club had played its final game in 2014. It was tough for me to deal with the fact that one of Major League Soccer’s most peculiar experiments actually ended the way I always... Read more
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Major League Soccer
Johan Venegas excited for opportunity to play in "attractive" league with Montreal ImpactMONTREAL – It’s a good time to be a Tico in MLS. Johan Venegas is aiming for j
Johan Venegas excited for opportunity to play in "attractive" league with Montreal Impact
Major League Soccer / Posted 17 days ago
MONTREAL – It’s a good time to be a Tico in MLS. Johan Venegas is aiming for just that in Montreal, and he’s halfway there already. Just 10 days into Venegas’ stay, he’s played three games with his new teammates, and the calling of his name at Stade... Read more
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EuroNews
What you need to know about Left Handers’ DayLeft handers are today (August 13) toasting their uniqueness and promoting awar
What you need to know about Left Handers’ Day
EuroNews / Posted 17 days ago
Left handers are today (August 13) toasting their uniqueness and promoting awareness of the difficulties they face. About 13 percent of the world’s population are left-handed, according to lefthandersday.com, and it is thought to be genetic. The... Read more
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Squawka
It's Lefty's Day, So We've Collated The Best Left-Footers To Have Graced The Premier LeagueWhether you’re Ned Flanders or Jeremy Corbyn, being associated with the left do
It's Lefty's Day, So We've Collated The Best Left-Footers To Have Graced The Premier League
Squawka / Posted 17 days ago
Whether you’re Ned Flanders or Jeremy Corbyn, being associated with the left doesn’t always make you popular. Many centuries ago, left-handed people were considered to be wrong and were actively encouraged to switch to the right or face social... Read more
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Squawka
Heavy Metal Football: How Rosler Will Shake Up Leeds' MentalityInspired by Jurgen Klopp, Leeds’ head coach Uwe Rosler has outlined his intenti
Heavy Metal Football: How Rosler Will Shake Up Leeds' Mentality
Squawka / Posted 17 days ago
Inspired by Jurgen Klopp, Leeds’ head coach Uwe Rosler has outlined his intention for ‘heavy metal football'; but will it be smashed guitars or shattered dreams at Leeds United? The city itself is no stranger to rock and roll. From The Who’s seminal... Read more
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sportwitness ning
Legend wants ex Sheffield Wednesday star to take top jobAccording to reports in Holland, Johan Cruyff wants Wim Jonk to replace Frank d
Legend wants ex Sheffield Wednesday star to take top job
sportwitness ning / Posted 18 days ago
According to reports in Holland, Johan Cruyff wants Wim Jonk to replace Frank de Boer as the coach of Ajax. De Boer has come under fire after the club were recently knocked out of the Champions League playoff and Cruyff has visions of the... Read more
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ESPN FC
Luis Suarez leading Barcelona attack into Super Cup final versus SevillaESPN FC's Craig Burley shares his surprise at Lionel Messi's headbutt in Barcel
Luis Suarez leading Barcelona attack into Super Cup final versus Sevilla
ESPN FC / Posted 19 days ago
ESPN FC's Craig Burley shares his surprise at Lionel Messi's headbutt in Barcelona's 3-0 victory over AS Roma in the Gamper Trophy match. Barcelona will have a golden chance to continue rewriting history books when they face Sevilla in Tbilisi on... Read more
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PGA European Tour
Harrington hoping for a hat-trick at St AndrewsThe three-time Major winner, who won the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship in 2
Harrington hoping for a hat-trick at St Andrews
PGA European Tour / Posted 19 days ago
The three-time Major winner, who won the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship in 2002 and 2006, said: “I wouldn’t be there if I didn’t think I could win. Every time you put me on a links golf course, I definitely have an advantage. I love playing links... Read more
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CBS Sports
Lionel Messi offered to give up No. 10 jersey to Barca's new signingLionel Messi has offered to give up his iconic No. 10 number with Barcelona, ac
Lionel Messi offered to give up No. 10 jersey to Barca's new signing
CBS Sports / Posted 22 days ago
Lionel Messi has offered to give up his iconic No. 10 number with Barcelona, according to Sport. During the team's presentation this week, new signing Arda Turan, who can't play for Barca until January due to the team's transfer ban, said Messi... Read more
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sportsmole
Newcastle UnitedIt seems that there is never a dull moment on Tyneside and last season was no d
Newcastle United
sportsmole / Posted 23 days ago
It seems that there is never a dull moment on Tyneside and last season was no different. Following the departure of Alan Pardew to Crystal Palace and the subsequent appointment of his deputy John Carver as manager, the Magpies went into... Read more
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Goal.com
Why Pogba's No.10 shirt could be pivotal moment for player, Juventus & the transfer market - Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe The Bianconeri hope...
Why Pogba's No.10 shirt could be pivotal moment for player, Juventus & the transfer market
Goal.com / Posted 24 days ago
- Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe The Bianconeri hope... Read more
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sportsmole
Premier League preview: NewcastleIt seems that there is never a dull moment on Tyneside and last season was no d
Premier League preview: Newcastle
sportsmole / Posted 24 days ago
It seems that there is never a dull moment on Tyneside and last season was no different. Following the departure of Alan Pardew to Crystal Palace and the subsequent appointment of his deputy John Carver as manager, the Magpies went into... Read more
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Squawka
Riola Is Working On A Deal, Man Utd Eager To Sign Ligue 1 DefenderParis Saint-Germain full-back Gregory van der Wiel’s agent Mino Raiola is worki
Riola Is Working On A Deal, Man Utd Eager To Sign Ligue 1 Defender
Squawka / Posted 26 days ago
Paris Saint-Germain full-back Gregory van der Wiel’s agent Mino Raiola is working on a deal for his client, per The Dutch international has been heavily rumoured with a move to Manchester United from Paris this summer after falling down the pecking... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Notts County: It's promotion or we've failed, says boss Ricardo MonizRunning his hands through his jet black hair, the Notts County manager Ricardo
Notts County: It's promotion or we've failed, says boss Ricardo Moniz
Nottingham Post / Posted 26 days ago
Running his hands through his jet black hair, the Notts County manager Ricardo Moniz produces a smile which could light the entire room. "Oh this was not just football my friend," he begins in his strong Dutch accent. "It was so much more. Watching... Read more
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thedaisycutter
Vic Buckingham: The Unheralded Godfather Of Total Football by Stuart Moriarty-Patten Vic Buckingham passed away on 26 January 1995 larg
Vic Buckingham: The Unheralded Godfather Of Total Football
thedaisycutter / Posted 26 days ago
by Stuart Moriarty-Patten Vic Buckingham passed away on 26 January 1995 largely unheralded in this country, but abroad, particularly in Amsterdam and Barcelona, he was held in some esteem... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Pedro to Manchester United: How the winger’s speed and movement could help Louis van GaalMANCHESTER United are interested in signing Spain forward Pedro, Sky Sports rep
Pedro to Manchester United: How the winger’s speed and movement could help Louis van Gaal
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 27 days ago
MANCHESTER United are interested in signing Spain forward Pedro, Sky Sports reports. Unconfirmed reports in the Spanish press claim that United have sent representatives to the Nou Camp to conclude a deal for the 28-year-old, who is understood to be... Read more
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Ipswich Star
The highs and lows of Ipswich Town’s draw with UtrechtAinsley Maitland-Niles The sight of David McGoldrick earning and tucking away
The highs and lows of Ipswich Town’s draw with Utrecht
Ipswich Star / Posted 27 days ago
Ainsley Maitland-Niles The sight of David McGoldrick earning and tucking away a last-gasp penalty equaliser was a welcome one at Portman Road on Saturday. To send a link to this page to a... Read more
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norwichadvertiser24
The highs and lows of Ipswich Town’s draw with UtrechtAinsley Maitland-Niles The sight of David McGoldrick earning and tucking away
The highs and lows of Ipswich Town’s draw with Utrecht
norwichadvertiser24 / Posted 27 days ago
Ainsley Maitland-Niles The sight of David McGoldrick earning and tucking away a last-gasp penalty equaliser was a welcome one at Portman Road on Saturday. To send a link to this page to a... Read more
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Squawka
Man Utd Cleared To Sign All-Action Star, He Confirms He Can MoveParis Saint-Germain full-back Gregory van der Wiel has been told by the club th
Man Utd Cleared To Sign All-Action Star, He Confirms He Can Move
Squawka / Posted 28 days ago
Paris Saint-Germain full-back Gregory van der Wiel has been told by the club that he is allowed to leave this summer, according to journalist Jonathan Johnson per his The Dutch international has been at the club since his arrival from Ajax back in... Read more
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FIFA
ProfileFIFA World Cup™ finals history The Netherlands have produced some of the tourn
Profile
FIFA / Posted a month ago
FIFA World Cup™ finals history The Netherlands have produced some of the tournament's most magical moments and their trademark total football has gone down in FIFA World Cup lore. However, despite lighting up the stage on several occasions, lady... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
The symbiotic relationship between ageing footballers and MLS transfersIt’s strange what falling out with the Real Madrid manager can lead to; the evo
The symbiotic relationship between ageing footballers and MLS transfers
Guardian Unlimited / Posted a month ago
It’s strange what falling out with the Real Madrid manager can lead to; the evolution of Major League Soccer and the career of David Beckham can attest to that. Having become increasingly marginalised at the Santiago Bernabéu, and having lost his... Read more

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