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thehardtackle
Bale And James Star As Real Madrid Thrash Real Betis, Vermaelen Rescues FC BarcelonaGareth Bale silenced his critics by scoring twice as Rafael Benitez got his fir
Bale And James Star As Real Madrid Thrash Real Betis, Vermaelen Rescues FC Barcelona
thehardtackle / Posted an hour ago
Gareth Bale silenced his critics by scoring twice as Rafael Benitez got his first win as Real Madrid coach with a 5-0 thrashing of Real Betis. Madrid remain two points behind Barcelona as Thomas Vermaelen was the unlikely hero for the European... Read more
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SportsFan
Bale double helps Benitez to first MadridGareth Bale silenced his critics by scoring twice as Rafael Benitez got his fir
Bale double helps Benitez to first Madrid
SportsFan / Posted 4 hours ago
Gareth Bale silenced his critics by scoring twice as Rafael Benitez got his first win as Real Madrid coach with a 5-0 thrashing of Real Betis. Madrid remain two points behind Barcelona as Thomas Vermaelen was the unlikely hero for the European... Read more
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soccernews
Rodriguez´s quality ´unquestionable´ - BenitezDespite watching James Rodriguez star at the Santiago Bernabeu, Real Madrid coa
Rodriguez´s quality ´unquestionable´ - Benitez
soccernews / Posted 5 hours ago
Despite watching James Rodriguez star at the Santiago Bernabeu, Real Madrid coach Rafael Benitez defended his decision to omit the Colombian from the starting XI last week. The Spanish media were stunned when Benitez preferred Isco to Rodriguez for... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Benitez delighted as Bale, James doubles help Real Madrid rout BetisCristiano Ronaldo was denied many times as Rafael Benitez took charge of his fi
Benitez delighted as Bale, James doubles help Real Madrid rout Betis
tribalfootball.com / Posted 6 hours ago
Cristiano Ronaldo was denied many times as Rafael Benitez took charge of his first home game for the Spanish giants as they moved up to third in the table. Bale got the ball rolling early on while James netted either side of the break before the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Real Madrid 5-0 Real Betis: 5 things we learntGareth Bale and James Rodriguez starred as Rafael Benitez got his first win as
Real Madrid 5-0 Real Betis: 5 things we learnt
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 hours ago
Gareth Bale and James Rodriguez starred as Rafael Benitez got his first win as Real Madrid boss on his debut in charge at the Santiago Bernabeu - as Los Blancos swept aside Real Betis 5-0. Madrid kicked off already five points behind Barcelona at... Read more
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football411
Barcelona stay perfect, Madrid bounce back Barcelona secured a 1-0 victory over Malaga at the Nou Camp thanks to a goal
Barcelona stay perfect, Madrid bounce back
football411 / Posted 7 hours ago
Barcelona secured a 1-0 victory over Malaga at the Nou Camp thanks to a goal from Thomas Vermaelen.The home side thought they had gone 1-0 up in the fourth minute, but Luis Suarez was adjudged to have been... Read more
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sportsmole
Real Madrid 5-0 Real BetisThe hosts led by two goals at the break courtesy of Bale's early header and a J
Real Madrid 5-0 Real Betis
sportsmole / Posted 7 hours ago
The hosts led by two goals at the break courtesy of Bale's early header and a James free kick. Karim Benzema made it 3-0 early in the second period, before James scored Real Madrid's fourth in the 50th minute. Betis had the chance to score a... Read more
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BBC Football
Real Madrid 5-0 Real BetisGareth Bale and James Rodriguez both scored twice as Rafael Benitez enjoyed an
Real Madrid 5-0 Real Betis
BBC Football / Posted 9 hours ago
Gareth Bale and James Rodriguez both scored twice as Rafael Benitez enjoyed an emphatic win over Real Betis in his first home game as Real Madrid coach. Bale headed Madrid in front from a second-minute Rodriguez cross and completed the scoring with... Read more
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The World Game
Real Madrid vs Real BetisMadrid's lack of goals had been well publicised before the first game of the Li
Real Madrid vs Real Betis
The World Game / Posted 11 hours ago
Madrid's lack of goals had been well publicised before the first game of the Liga campaign at Sporting Gijon last weekend, having failed to hit the back of the net back of the net against Roma, Milan, Bayern Munich and Valerenga in... Read more
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Goal.com
Real Madrid vs Real Betis Match preview - 8/29/15 Primera División - Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe Real
Real Madrid vs Real Betis Match preview
Goal.com / Posted 12 hours ago
- 8/29/15 Primera División - Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe Real Madrid Real Betis Real Madrid - Real Betis Preview: Benzema back for Los Blancos Rafael Benitez will be hoping that the... Read more
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sportsmole
Benitez bemoans missed chancesChelsea's interim manager Rafael Benitez has stated his belief that his side's
Benitez bemoans missed chances
sportsmole / Posted 13 hours ago
Chelsea's interim manager Rafael Benitez has stated his belief that his side's failure to convert their chances was the major factor behind their 1-0 defeat to Corinthians in the final of the Club World Cup earlier today. The likes of Fernando... Read more
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sportsmole
Chelsea 0-1 CorinthiansChelsea took on Corinthians in the final of the FIFA Club World Cup in Japan th
Chelsea 0-1 Corinthians
sportsmole / Posted 13 hours ago
Chelsea took on Corinthians in the final of the FIFA Club World Cup in Japan this morning looking for their first piece of silverware this season. The match was the third time that Rafael Benitez had managed in the final of this competition, but... Read more
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thehardtackle
Real Madrid vs Real Betis Preview: Team News, Tactics, Line-ups And PredictionsAfter a dour opening draw against Sporting Gijon, Rafael Benitez’ Real Madrid w
Real Madrid vs Real Betis Preview: Team News, Tactics, Line-ups And Predictions
thehardtackle / Posted 15 hours ago
After a dour opening draw against Sporting Gijon, Rafael Benitez’ Real Madrid will look to bounce back against Real Betis at the Bernebau. Benitez, who took over the Real hot seat from Carlo Ancelotti after the Italian was sacked at the end of last... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Real Reportedly Chasing IbraB/R's own Jonathan Johnson shared a France Football report at the start of the
Real Reportedly Chasing Ibra
Bleacher Report / Posted 15 hours ago
B/R's own Jonathan Johnson shared a France Football report at the start of the summer that fuelled speculation Ibrahimovic could be set to depart the French capital. France Football: Only 1 of Zlatan Ibrahimovic & Edinson Cavani will remain at PSG.... Read more
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The Manila Times
Benitez wary of Paris Champions League threatAugust 29, 2015 9:37 pm MADRID: Real Madrid coach Rafael Benitez says his team
Benitez wary of Paris Champions League threat
The Manila Times / Posted 17 hours ago
August 29, 2015 9:37 pm MADRID: Real Madrid coach Rafael Benitez says his team have inherited a difficult group for the Champions League pool phase and feels French champions Paris Saint-Germain pose... Read more
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thehardtackle
Real Madrid Team Update: James Doubtful, Benzema To Start On The BenchReal Madrid manager Rafael Benitez has indicated that James Rodriguez might not
Real Madrid Team Update: James Doubtful, Benzema To Start On The Bench
thehardtackle / Posted 18 hours ago
Real Madrid manager Rafael Benitez has indicated that James Rodriguez might not start against Real Betis and expressed his concern over the fitness of Karim Benzema. Los Blancos face Real Betis at the Bernabeu in their first home game of the season,... Read more
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New Kerala
Under-pressure Real Madrid coach Benitez defends tactics Real Madrid manager Rafael Benitez defended himself against criticism after t
Under-pressure Real Madrid coach Benitez defends tactics
New Kerala / Posted 22 hours ago
Real Madrid manager Rafael Benitez defended himself against criticism after the team's goalless draw against newly-promoted Sporting Gijon in their la Liga opener, denying claims that he is a... Read more
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football411
Bale targets 'loads of titles' Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale is confident the club can return to the troph
Bale targets 'loads of titles'
football411 / Posted 22 hours ago
Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale is confident the club can return to the trophy trail following a fruitless return in the 2014/15 campaign.The Galacticos failed in all attempts at silverware last term, finishing as... Read more
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New Kerala
Lisbon final one of my best sporting moments: Bale Real Madrid's Welshman Gareth Bale has said that winning the Champions League
Lisbon final one of my best sporting moments: Bale
New Kerala / Posted 23 hours ago
Real Madrid's Welshman Gareth Bale has said that winning the Champions League final in Lisbon against Atletico Madrid in 2014 "was one of the best sporting moments" of his life and he hopes to... Read more
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SportingNews
Former Liverpool player Ryan Babel blasts female soccer fan, tells her to stay in her laneAl Ain forward Ryan Babel has put himself at the center of a sexism controversy
Former Liverpool player Ryan Babel blasts female soccer fan, tells her to stay in her lane
SportingNews / Posted yesterday
Al Ain forward Ryan Babel has put himself at the center of a sexism controversy after some tweets Friday. The 28-year-old former Liverpool player tweeted a user who questioned why he disliked Real Madrid coach Rafael Benitez. Babel went on a rant... Read more
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The World Game
Babel tweets sexist rant after criticising BenitezThe Al Ain ace hit out at a user who questioned why he disliked Real Madrid coa
Babel tweets sexist rant after criticising Benitez
The World Game / Posted yesterday
The Al Ain ace hit out at a user who questioned why he disliked Real Madrid coach Rafael Benitez - who managed the 28 year-old during his four-year spell at Anfield. The Dutchman then added. Atleast let your brother or your boyfriend make the... Read more
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soccernews
Babel in sexism controversyAl Ain forward Ryan Babel has put himself at the centre of a sexism controversy
Babel in sexism controversy
soccernews / Posted yesterday
Al Ain forward Ryan Babel has put himself at the centre of a sexism controversy after Twitter posts on Friday. The former Liverpool man, 28, hit out at a user who questioned why he disliked Real Madrid coach Rafael Benitez. In response, Babel... Read more
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sportsmole
Babel criticises BenitezFormer Liverpool winger Ryan Babel has angrily declared that Rafael Benitez did
Babel criticises Benitez
sportsmole / Posted yesterday
Former Liverpool winger Ryan Babel has angrily declared that Rafael Benitez did not allow him to reach his true potential at Anfield. Babel made a bright start in the Premier League after signing for Liverpool in 2007, winning the club's young... Read more
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sportsmole
Babel tweet sparks sexism controversyFormer Liverpool winger has been accused of sexism after replying to a woman on
Babel tweet sparks sexism controversy
sportsmole / Posted yesterday
Former Liverpool winger has been accused of sexism after replying to a woman on Twitter who questioned his tweet about Real Madrid manager Rafael Benitez. Babel played at Anfield under Benitez but has been critical of his former boss in the past and... Read more
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sportsmole
Sullivan: 'Benitez almost West Ham boss'West Ham United joint chairman David Sullivan has revealed that Real Madrid man
Sullivan: 'Benitez almost West Ham boss'
sportsmole / Posted yesterday
West Ham United joint chairman David Sullivan has revealed that Real Madrid manager Rafael Benitez was "within three hours" of becoming Hammers manager before joining the Spanish club. The Premier League side targeted the former Chelsea boss as a... Read more
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Goal.com
'Grow some tits' - Ryan Babel in shocking sexist outburst - Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe 'Grow some tits' - Babel in sho
'Grow some tits' - Ryan Babel in shocking sexist outburst
Goal.com / Posted yesterday
- Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe 'Grow some tits' - Babel in shocking sexist outburst The ex-Netherlands international lashed out a woman who questioned why he still had so much... Read more
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forzaitalianfootball
Great Calcio Sides: Inter 2006-2010Juventus’ demotion arguably became the catalyst for the Nerazzurri’s success se
Great Calcio Sides: Inter 2006-2010
forzaitalianfootball / Posted yesterday
Juventus’ demotion arguably became the catalyst for the Nerazzurri’s success seizing Patrick Vieira and Zlatan Ibrahimovic from the Bianconeri with the latter unparalleled as he became the focal point and top scorer over the next three seasons. With... Read more
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BBC Football
100 not out: Jose's home comfortsJose Mourinho set for 100th home league game as Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho tak
100 not out: Jose's home comforts
BBC Football / Posted yesterday
Jose Mourinho set for 100th home league game as Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho takes charge of his 100th home fixture as a Premier League manager on Saturday, with visitors Crystal Palace facing perhaps the most difficult away trip in world... Read more
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Goal.com
Gareth Bale: United Madrid targeting every trophy possibleThe Welshman says that he now feels far more settled in Spain and is looking fo
Gareth Bale: United Madrid targeting every trophy possible
Goal.com / Posted yesterday
The Welshman says that he now feels far more settled in Spain and is looking forward to a better campaign under new coach Rafael Benitez Los Blancos surrendered their Champions League crown to Barcelona last season and failed to prevent their rivals... Read more
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thehardtackle
Benitez Wary Of Tough Champions League Draw For Real MadridReal Madrid coach Rafael Benitez says his team have inherited a difficult group
Benitez Wary Of Tough Champions League Draw For Real Madrid
thehardtackle / Posted yesterday
Real Madrid coach Rafael Benitez says his team have inherited a difficult group for the Champions League pool phase and feels French champions Paris Saint-Germain pose their greatest threat. At a press conference on Friday ahead of Real’s second La... Read more
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soccernews
Rodriguez omission not personal - BenitezReal Madrid head coach Rafael Benitez insists his decision to omit James Rodrig
Rodriguez omission not personal - Benitez
soccernews / Posted yesterday
Real Madrid head coach Rafael Benitez insists his decision to omit James Rodriguez from his starting XI for the opening fixture of the Liga season was purely tactical. The Colombian was limited to 34 minutes from the bench as Real were held to a... Read more
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Super Sport
Benitez wary of PSG threat Real Madrid coach Rafael Benitez says his team have inherited a difficult gro
Benitez wary of PSG threat
Super Sport / Posted yesterday
Real Madrid coach Rafael Benitez says his team have inherited a difficult group for the Champions League pool phase and feels French champions Paris Saint-Germain pose their greatest threat. At a press conference on... Read more
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Goal.com
Real Madrid news: James Rodriguez omission not personal, says Rafael Benitez - Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe Benitez: There's nothing person
Real Madrid news: James Rodriguez omission not personal, says Rafael Benitez
Goal.com / Posted yesterday
- Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe Benitez: There's nothing personal with James The Real Madrid boss insists it was simply a technical decision to leave the... Read more
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New Kerala
Difficult Champions League draw for Real Madrid: Ronaldo Spanish football giants Real Madrid's star footballer Cristiano Ronaldo said
Difficult Champions League draw for Real Madrid: Ronaldo
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Spanish football giants Real Madrid's star footballer Cristiano Ronaldo said the club's target is to win the 2015-16 Champions League tournament despite being handed a "difficult" draw at the... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Rafael Benitez: Former Liverpool FC boss could have been in Anfield dugout this weekendRafael Benitez could have been in the Anfield dugout this Saturday - as manager
Rafael Benitez: Former Liverpool FC boss could have been in Anfield dugout this weekend
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
Rafael Benitez could have been in the Anfield dugout this Saturday - as manager of away side West Ham United - according to Hammers co-chairman David Sullivan. The Spaniard, who spent six seasons at Liverpool FC, took charge at Real Madrid this... Read more
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International Business Times
Real Madrid v Real Betis, La Liga 2015/16: Where to watch live, preview, betting odds and possible XI Real Madrid will look to secure their first win of the 2015/16 La Liga season w
Real Madrid v Real Betis, La Liga 2015/16: Where to watch live, preview, betting odds and possible XI
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
Real Madrid will look to secure their first win of the 2015/16 La Liga season when they face Real Betis at the Santiago Bernabeu on 29 August. Where to watch live Kick-off is set for 9.30pm BST. The game will be broadcast live on Sky Sports 3... Read more
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walesonline
What they REALLY think about Real Madrid star Gareth Bale in SpainBut as he begins his third year as the world’s most expensive footballer with R
What they REALLY think about Real Madrid star Gareth Bale in Spain
walesonline / Posted yesterday
But as he begins his third year as the world’s most expensive footballer with Real Madrid, the jury is still out for some in Spain. Here Madrid-based journalist Ben Hayward offers the Spanish perspective on Bale With a big price tag, comes big... Read more
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New Kerala
Bale returns to Real Madrid training Star Welsh footballer Gareth Bale has returned to the Real Madrid training se
Bale returns to Real Madrid training
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Star Welsh footballer Gareth Bale has returned to the Real Madrid training sessions in Valdebebas sports city, after recovering from a bruised left foot, and will be ready to start in next Saturday's La Liga tie... Read more
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Evening Standard
Benitez was three hours away from becoming the West Ham coachRafael Benitez came to within three hours of becoming the new West Ham manager
Benitez was three hours away from becoming the West Ham coach
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
Rafael Benitez came to within three hours of becoming the new West Ham manager this summer before making a U-turn and joining Real Madrid, Hammers co-chairman David Sullivan has revealed. Benitez - who previously coached Liverpool and Chelsea - was... Read more
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Goal.com
Real Madrid vs Real Betis Match preview - 8/29/15 Primera División - Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe Real
Real Madrid vs Real Betis Match preview
Goal.com / Posted 2 days ago
- 8/29/15 Primera División - Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe Real Madrid Real Betis Real Madrid - Real Betis Preview: Benzema back for Los Blancos Rafael Benitez will be hoping that the... Read more
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sportsmole
Real Madrid vs. Real BetisTwo sides who both recorded draws on the opening day of the season go head to h
Real Madrid vs. Real Betis
sportsmole / Posted 2 days ago
Two sides who both recorded draws on the opening day of the season go head to head this weekend as Real Betis travel to the Bernabeu to face Real Madrid in La Liga. The Madrid side finished as runners up in the Spanish top flight last season, while... Read more
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soccernews
Real Madrid v Real Betis: Benzema back as Real look to hit the goal trailKarim Benzema will be out to provide the firepower Real Madrid have been lackin
Real Madrid v Real Betis: Benzema back as Real look to hit the goal trail
soccernews / Posted 2 days ago
Karim Benzema will be out to provide the firepower Real Madrid have been lacking when the striker returns for Saturday’s La Liga clash with Real Betis at the Santiago Bernabeu. Real’s lack of goals had been well publicised before the first game of... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Rafa Faces Real NightmareSeven injury-interrupted years as a midfielder at Real Madrid Castilla, the ret
Rafa Faces Real Nightmare
Bleacher Report / Posted 2 days ago
Seven injury-interrupted years as a midfielder at Real Madrid Castilla, the retirement from playing at 26-years-old to turn to coaching, the two years at the helm of Real’s B team and a brief stint as Vicente del Bosque’s assistant in 1994 will all... Read more
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International Business Times
Chelsea: Jose Mourinho knocks 2013 Europa League triumph in sly dig at Rafael Benitez Jose Mourinho has claimed that Chelsea's 2013 Europa League victory under the g
Chelsea: Jose Mourinho knocks 2013 Europa League triumph in sly dig at Rafael Benitez
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
Jose Mourinho has claimed that Chelsea's 2013 Europa League victory under the guidance of Rafael Benitez was "not good" for the club. Real Madrid boss Benitez took over as interim manager at Stamford Bridge in November 2012 after the sacking of... Read more
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New Kerala
Barcelona have injuries, Real Madrid need goals in La Liga FC Barcelona have to overcome a minor injury crisis when they entertain Malag
Barcelona have injuries, Real Madrid need goals in La Liga
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
FC Barcelona have to overcome a minor injury crisis when they entertain Malaga in the second round of matches of the La Liga on Saturday evening. The Catalans football giants, who scraped... Read more
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sportsmole
Champions League: Who could English teams draw?Later today, the great and the good of European football will descend upon Mona
Champions League: Who could English teams draw?
sportsmole / Posted 2 days ago
Later today, the great and the good of European football will descend upon Monaco as the draw for the group stages of this season's Champions League takes place. The two London clubs, as well as United, are used to being seeded in pot one, but under... Read more
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Goal.com
Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes slams 'out of order' David De Gea amid Real Madrid transfer saga - Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe De Gea is out of order over Rea
Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes slams 'out of order' David De Gea amid Real Madrid transfer saga
Goal.com / Posted 3 days ago
- Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe De Gea is out of order over Real Madrid saga - Scholes The former Manchester United man... Read more
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sportsmole
'Chelsea's Europa League win bad for club'Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has described the Blues' 2013 Europa League succe
'Chelsea's Europa League win bad for club'
sportsmole / Posted 3 days ago
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has described the Blues' 2013 Europa League success as "not good" for a club of their stature. Rafael Benitez, who struggled to warm to the Chelsea fans following his six-year spell as Liverpool manager, guided the West... Read more
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Squawka
Journalist: Man Utd Have Been Chasing World Star For 12 Months, He's Determined To Stay In SpainManchester Evening News journalist United have pursued Bale for the best part
Journalist: Man Utd Have Been Chasing World Star For 12 Months, He's Determined To Stay In Spain
Squawka / Posted 3 days ago
Manchester Evening News journalist United have pursued Bale for the best part of a year. His determination to stay at Real is a major obstacle #mufc Bale, 26, has once again been heavily linked with a summer move to Old Trafford after a tough... Read more
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Soccer Lens
Former Manchester United manager hijacks Liverpool target midfielderMidfielder Asier Illarramendi has returned to his boyhood club Real Sociedad, a
Former Manchester United manager hijacks Liverpool target midfielder
Soccer Lens / Posted 3 days ago
Midfielder Asier Illarramendi has returned to his boyhood club Real Sociedad, after falling out of favour at Real Madrid. The Spaniard was subject to a lot of interest from Liverpool, and was reportedly close to a move just last week. But, he has... Read more
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