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Daily Mirror
Saturday's transfer round- Pogba demanding £300k per week to join ChelseaThere are just four days left in the transfer window so we really are on the ho
Saturday's transfer round- Pogba demanding £300k per week to join Chelsea
Daily Mirror / Posted 19 hours ago
There are just four days left in the transfer window so we really are on the home straight now. The end of days (or the end of transfer days at least) is at 6pm on Tuesday, when the window shuts. So still plenty of time to get those last minute... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Sunderland shows faith in Gooch, promotes Santa Cruz player to first teamSanta Cruz >> Santa Cruz native Lynden Gooch has another reason to keep believi
Sunderland shows faith in Gooch, promotes Santa Cruz player to first team
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 20 hours ago
Santa Cruz >> Santa Cruz native Lynden Gooch has another reason to keep believing in himself. Gooch was picked to play with Sunderland’s first team in its Barclays Premier League soccer match Saturday morning against Aston Villa, according to his... Read more
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BBC Football
Saturday's gossip columnGossip column: Bale, Pogba, Coleman, Lescott, Abdennour Manchester United will
Saturday's gossip column
BBC Football / Posted yesterday
Gossip column: Bale, Pogba, Coleman, Lescott, Abdennour Manchester United will offer Real Madrid £65m plus goalkeeper David De Gea, 24, in exchange for Gareth Bale in a last-ditch bid to lure the 26-year-old Wales forward to Old Trafford. (Daily... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Dick Advocaat criticises Sunderland spendingDick Advocaat: Critical of Sunderland's transfer history Dick Advocaat says Su
Dick Advocaat criticises Sunderland spending
TEAMTalk / Posted yesterday
Dick Advocaat: Critical of Sunderland's transfer history Dick Advocaat says Sunderland are still feeling the consequences from a history of buying and "lower than average players". The Black Cats have been busy in recent summer transfer windows,... Read more
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Super Sport
Money wasted on average players - Dick Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat has criticised his predecessors for wasting
Money wasted on average players - Dick
Super Sport / Posted yesterday
Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat has criticised his predecessors for wasting money on "lower than average" players, according to a report in the Sunderland Echo. The Black Cats have spent around 22.5 million... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Sunderland sign Ola Toivonen on loan from Rennes « Shropshire StarThe 29-year-old attacking midfielder, who played under the Dutchman during his
Sunderland sign Ola Toivonen on loan from Rennes « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted yesterday
The 29-year-old attacking midfielder, who played under the Dutchman during his time at PSV Eindhoven, has joined the Black Cats from Ligue 1 outfit Rennes. Advocaat said: "I worked with Ola at PSV, so I know him well. He is a national team player... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Sunderland sign Ola Toivonen on loan from RennesSweden international Ola Toivonen has answered former boss Dick Advocaat's call
Sunderland sign Ola Toivonen on loan from Rennes
Kingston Guardian / Posted yesterday
Sweden international Ola Toivonen has answered former boss Dick Advocaat's call to arms by signing a season-long loan deal with Sunderland, the club has confirmed. The 29-year-old attacking midfielder, who played under the Dutchman during his time... Read more
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Sport in a storm
Advocaat hits out at Sunderland's spending09:33 - Sunderland Dick Advocaat has slammed Sunderland's past business and be
Advocaat hits out at Sunderland's spending
Sport in a storm / Posted yesterday
09:33 - Sunderland Dick Advocaat has slammed Sunderland's past business and believes spending on "lower than average" players is "crazy". The 67-year-old belatedly accepted owner Ellis Short's offer of an extended stay on Wearside after securing... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Sunderland sign Ola Toivonen on loan from RennesSweden international Ola Toivonen has answered former boss Dick Advocaat's call
Sunderland sign Ola Toivonen on loan from Rennes
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
Sweden international Ola Toivonen has answered former boss Dick Advocaat's call to arms by signing a season-long loan deal with Sunderland, the club has confirmed. The 29-year-old attacking midfielder, who played under the Dutchman during his time... Read more
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Gazette
Sunderland sign Ola Toivonen on loan from RennesSweden international Ola Toivonen has answered former boss Dick Advocaat's call
Sunderland sign Ola Toivonen on loan from Rennes
Gazette / Posted yesterday
Sweden international Ola Toivonen has answered former boss Dick Advocaat's call to arms by signing a season-long loan deal with Sunderland, the club has confirmed. The 29-year-old attacking midfielder, who played under the Dutchman during his time... Read more
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guardian-series
Sunderland sign Ola Toivonen on loan from RennesSweden international Ola Toivonen has answered former boss Dick Advocaat's call
Sunderland sign Ola Toivonen on loan from Rennes
guardian-series / Posted yesterday
Sweden international Ola Toivonen has answered former boss Dick Advocaat's call to arms by signing a season-long loan deal with Sunderland, the club has confirmed. The 29-year-old attacking midfielder, who played under the Dutchman during his time... Read more
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Harrow Times
Sunderland sign Ola Toivonen on loan from RennesSweden international Ola Toivonen has answered former boss Dick Advocaat's call
Sunderland sign Ola Toivonen on loan from Rennes
Harrow Times / Posted yesterday
Sweden international Ola Toivonen has answered former boss Dick Advocaat's call to arms by signing a season-long loan deal with Sunderland, the club has confirmed. The 29-year-old attacking midfielder, who played under the Dutchman during his time... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Sunderland sign Ola Toivonen on loan from RennesSweden international Ola Toivonen has answered former boss Dick Advocaat's call
Sunderland sign Ola Toivonen on loan from Rennes
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted yesterday
Sweden international Ola Toivonen has answered former boss Dick Advocaat's call to arms by signing a season-long loan deal with Sunderland, the club has confirmed. The 29-year-old attacking midfielder, who played under the Dutchman during his time... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Sunderland sign Ola Toivonen on loan from RennesSweden international Ola Toivonen has answered former boss Dick Advocaat's call
Sunderland sign Ola Toivonen on loan from Rennes
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted yesterday
Sweden international Ola Toivonen has answered former boss Dick Advocaat's call to arms by signing a season-long loan deal with Sunderland, the club has confirmed. The 29-year-old attacking midfielder, who played under the Dutchman during his time... Read more
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Sunderland MAD
Dick Advocaat hits out at Sunderlands past spendingSunderland head coach Dick Advocaat believes he is suffering because of "crazy"
Dick Advocaat hits out at Sunderlands past spending
Sunderland MAD / Posted yesterday
Sunderland head coach Dick Advocaat believes he is suffering because of "crazy" spending on "lower than average" players in the past The 67-year-old belatedly accepted owner Ellis Short's offer of an extended stay on Wearside after securing Barclays... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Sunderland wasted money on average players - AdvocaatREUTERS: Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat has criticised his predecessors for w
Sunderland wasted money on average players - Advocaat
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
REUTERS: Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat has criticised his predecessors for wasting money on "lower than average" players, according to a report in the Sunderland Echo. The Black Cats have spent around 22.5 million pounds in the current transfer... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Dick Advocaat hits out at Sunderland's past spending Barclays Premier League Sky Bet Championship Sky Bet League One Sky Bet Le
Dick Advocaat hits out at Sunderland's past spending
Football.co.uk / Posted yesterday
Barclays Premier League Sky Bet Championship Sky Bet League One Sky Bet League Two Scottish Premiership Scottish Championship Scottish Division 1 Scottish Division 2 Dick Advocaat hits out... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Dick Advocaat hits out at Sunderland's past spending Sunderland head coach Dick Advocaat believes he is suffering because of "craz
Dick Advocaat hits out at Sunderland's past spending
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Sunderland head coach Dick Advocaat believes he is suffering because of "crazy" spending on "lower than average" players in the past. The 67-year-old belatedly accepted owner Ellis Short's offer... Read more
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Football365
Dick Advocaat criticises Sunderland spendingThe Black Cats have been busy in recent summer transfer windows, signing six pl
Dick Advocaat criticises Sunderland spending
Football365 / Posted yesterday
The Black Cats have been busy in recent summer transfer windows, signing six players under Gus Poyet in 2014, with 11 new faces arriving under previous incumbent Paolo Di Canio in 2013. Despite the high influx of new additions at the Stadium of... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Transfer news and gossip from Friday's papersThere's not long left now, folks. Will Arsenal and Manchester United land any
Transfer news and gossip from Friday's papers
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
There's not long left now, folks. Will Arsenal and Manchester United land any more big signings? Will Chelsea land a defender? Will Manchester City finally sign Kevin de Bruyne? Will there be big-money moves lower down the Premier League? These are... Read more
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sportsmole
Sunderland 'close to signing Toivonen'The Black Cats were linked with the Sweden international earlier in the summer,
Sunderland 'close to signing Toivonen'
sportsmole / Posted 2 days ago
The Black Cats were linked with the Sweden international earlier in the summer, and their disappointing start to the new season means new arrivals are likely before Tuesday's transfer deadline. According to the Sunderland Echo, Rennes are keen to... Read more
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BBC Football
Friday's gossip columnGossip column: De Bruyne, Pogba, De Gea, Carroll, Defoe Kevin de Bruyne is exp
Friday's gossip column
BBC Football / Posted 2 days ago
Gossip column: De Bruyne, Pogba, De Gea, Carroll, Defoe Kevin de Bruyne is expected to earn about £200,000 a week when the 24-year-old Belgium winger finally completes his move from Wolfsburg to Manchester City. (Daily Telegraph) Chelsea will... Read more
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holdthefrontpage.co.uk
Ham & High chief reporter turned BBC writer loses cancer battle at 44A former weekly chief reporter who moved on to work at the BBC has died of canc
Ham & High chief reporter turned BBC writer loses cancer battle at 44
holdthefrontpage.co.uk / Posted 2 days ago
A former weekly chief reporter who moved on to work at the BBC has died of cancer at the age of 44. She moved on to work for the BBC News website, where she became a features writer, and was still filing copy just weeks before her death. Denise was... Read more
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Sunderland MAD
The De Guzman update.He's still undecided. The Dutch midfielder is apparently still having a think
The De Guzman update.
Sunderland MAD / Posted 3 days ago
He's still undecided. The Dutch midfielder is apparently still having a think about who to join, with a handful of clubs in England and France trying to tempt him. If you take yesterday, our very our Sunderland Echo produced a write up that they... Read more
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Super Sport
Advocaat wants reinforcements Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat says he needs more reinforcements to fix the
Advocaat wants reinforcements
Super Sport / Posted 3 days ago
Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat says he needs more reinforcements to fix the Black Cats' leaky defence which has conceded 11 goals in four games this campaign. Sunderland, who added three defenders this summer, let in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Advocaat wants reinforcements to plug leaky Sunderland defenceREUTERS: Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat says he needs more reinforcements to
Advocaat wants reinforcements to plug leaky Sunderland defence
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
REUTERS: Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat says he needs more reinforcements to fix the Black Cats' leaky defence which has conceded 11 goals in four games this campaign. Sunderland, who added three defenders this summer, let in three goals against... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Sunderland turn to Man City defender Denayerare chasing Manchester City defender Jason Denayer. The Sunderland Echo says s
Sunderland turn to Man City defender Denayer
tribalfootball.com / Posted 5 days ago
are chasing Manchester City defender Jason Denayer. The Sunderland Echo says sources in Belgium have indicated the Black Cats have made an inquiry for City youngster, who enjoyed a successful loan spell with Celtic last season. Denayer is available... Read more
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sportsmole
Oates to be handed Pools start at BournemouthRonnie Moore has revealed that he intends to use his Hartlepool United's League
Oates to be handed Pools start at Bournemouth
sportsmole / Posted 5 days ago
Ronnie Moore has revealed that he intends to use his Hartlepool United's League Cup clash against Bournemouth to experiment with his squad. The League Two side have been rewarded with a visit from the Premier League new boys after seeing off... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Arsenal can land Karim Benzema - Provided they part with £50million?Deadline day draws ever closer, ladies and gents. There is now just over a wee
Arsenal can land Karim Benzema - Provided they part with £50million?
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
Deadline day draws ever closer, ladies and gents. There is now just over a week until that festival of gossip, meaning clubs the country over are trying to push through a few final deals. Will there be more signings for Arsenal and Man United? Will... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Real Madrid defender heading for Chelsea? Transfer gossip roundDeadline day draws ever closer, ladies and gents. There is now just over a wee
Real Madrid defender heading for Chelsea? Transfer gossip round
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
Deadline day draws ever closer, ladies and gents. There is now just over a week until that festival of gossip, meaning clubs the country over are trying to push through a few final deals. Will there be more signings for Arsenal and Man United? Will... Read more
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The World Game
Sunderland vs Swansea CityMontero is enjoying a blistering start to the English Premier League season and
Sunderland vs Swansea City
The World Game / Posted 7 days ago
Montero is enjoying a blistering start to the English Premier League season and has already dazzled world-class full-backs Branislav Ivanovic and Daryl Janmaat with his speed and trickery. The Ecuador international gave Ivanovic the runaround as... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Arsenal have Bender watchedLars Bender: Bayer Leverkusen midfielder linked with Arsenal Lars Bender to Ar
Arsenal have Bender watched
TEAMTalk / Posted 8 days ago
Lars Bender: Bayer Leverkusen midfielder linked with Arsenal Lars Bender to Arsenal, Andriy Yarmolenko to Everton but no Jon Walters to Norwich are among Friday's big transfer rumours. - Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger sent his scouting team to watch... Read more
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Goal.com
Sunderland vs Swansea City Match preview - 8/22/15 Premier League - Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe Sunder
Sunderland vs Swansea City Match preview
Goal.com / Posted 8 days ago
- 8/22/15 Premier League - Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe Sunderland Swansea City Sunderland - Swansea City Preview: Montero menace looms large for Jones The Ecuador international has been... Read more
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soccernews
Sunderland v Swansea City: Montero menace looms large for JonesSunderland right-back Billy Jones could be set for a stern examination of his c
Sunderland v Swansea City: Montero menace looms large for Jones
soccernews / Posted 9 days ago
Sunderland right-back Billy Jones could be set for a stern examination of his capabilities when Swansea City – and more specifically Jefferson Montero – visit the Stadium of Light on Saturday. Montero is enjoying a blistering start to the Premier... Read more
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soccernews
It´s good to talk - M´VilaYann M’Vila says Sunderland must be open about their shortcomings to come throu
It´s good to talk - M´Vila
soccernews / Posted 9 days ago
Yann M’Vila says Sunderland must be open about their shortcomings to come through their early-season struggles. The Premier League season may only be two games old, but respective 4-2 and 3-1 defeats to Leicester City and Norwich City have already... Read more
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Sunderland MAD
MVila reveals constructive talksSunderland new boy Yann M'Vila has lifted the lid on the cards-on-the-table tal
MVila reveals constructive talks
Sunderland MAD / Posted 9 days ago
Sunderland new boy Yann M'Vila has lifted the lid on the cards-on-the-table talks head coach Dick Advocaat ordered in the wake of his side's tame surrender against Norwich Sunday's regular debrief after a Barclays Premier League fixture took on a... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Yann M'Vila reveals outcome of Sunderland's post-match meeting against NorwichYann M'Vila: Positive Sunderland talks after second defeat Yann M'Vila has rev
Yann M'Vila reveals outcome of Sunderland's post-match meeting against Norwich
TEAMTalk / Posted 9 days ago
Yann M'Vila: Positive Sunderland talks after second defeat Yann M'Vila has revealed the Sunderland players and staff held a "very good" meeting following their dismal home defeat to Norwich City. M'Vila, was thrown straight into the firing line... Read more
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Football.co.uk
M'Vila reveals constructive talks Barclays Premier League Sky Bet Championship Sky Bet League One Sky Bet Le
M'Vila reveals constructive talks
Football.co.uk / Posted 9 days ago
Barclays Premier League Sky Bet Championship Sky Bet League One Sky Bet League Two Scottish Premiership Scottish Championship Scottish Division 1 Scottish Division 2 20... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
M'Vila reveals constructive talks Midfielder Yann M'Vila is confident Sunderland can talk through their problem
M'Vila reveals constructive talks
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
Midfielder Yann M'Vila is confident Sunderland can talk through their problems Sunderland new boy Yann M'Vila has lifted the lid on the cards-on-the-table talks head coach Dick Advocaat ordered in the wake of his... Read more
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birminghammail
Kieran Richardson latest; Exits likely says Tim Sherwood; Nicolai Boilesen on radar againPhilippe Senderos and Charles N’Zogbia have no future at the club while Aleksan
Kieran Richardson latest; Exits likely says Tim Sherwood; Nicolai Boilesen on radar again
birminghammail / Posted 10 days ago
Philippe Senderos and Charles N’Zogbia have no future at the club while Aleksandar Tonev wasn’t even given a squad number. Kieran Richardson can also leave if a suitable offer comes in, however sources in the North East suggest that the Sunderland... Read more
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BBC Football
Wednesday's gossip columnChelsea are likely to make a late attempt to beat Manchester United to the sign
Wednesday's gossip column
BBC Football / Posted 11 days ago
Chelsea are likely to make a late attempt to beat Manchester United to the signing of Barcelona forward Pedro, 28. (Mail) The Spain international has given United a time limit of three days to sign him. (Mundo Deportivo - Spanish) Chelsea will... Read more
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walesonline
Why it could be a long afternoon for Sunderland when they face the SwansThe two teams could have had more differing starts to the season, with Dick Adv
Why it could be a long afternoon for Sunderland when they face the Swans
walesonline / Posted 11 days ago
The two teams could have had more differing starts to the season, with Dick Advocaat's side suffering defeat at the hands of Leicester and newly-promoted Norwich. Meanwhile, nobody would have begrudged the Swans a victory at Stamford Bridge on the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Advocaat forced to rethink Sunderland's defensive strategyREUTERS: Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat said he was considering changing his
Advocaat forced to rethink Sunderland's defensive strategy
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
REUTERS: Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat said he was considering changing his defensive strategy against Swansea on Saturday after his side conceded seven goals in their opening two Premier League games. Sunderland, who scrapped through the... Read more
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sportsmole
Advocaat "can't understand" Sunderland defenceDick Advocaat has admitted that he "can't understand" why Sunderland's defence
Advocaat "can't understand" Sunderland defence
sportsmole / Posted 11 days ago
Dick Advocaat has admitted that he "can't understand" why Sunderland's defence has performed so poorly at the start of the Premier League season. The Black Cats have conceded more goals than any other side in the top flight so far, letting in seven... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Transfer rumour latest: Chelsea to spend big, Man Utd near Pedro deal, Ibra to the Premier LeagueRECRIMINATIONS have commenced after Chelsea’s dismal start to defending their P
Transfer rumour latest: Chelsea to spend big, Man Utd near Pedro deal, Ibra to the Premier League
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 11 days ago
RECRIMINATIONS have commenced after Chelsea’s dismal start to defending their Premier League title and Jose Mourinho has a long list of problem areas to solve before the transfer window closes. And that could mean putting the broom through and... Read more
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BBC Football
Tuesday's gossip columnGossip column: De Bruyne, Stones, Pedro, Otamendi, Thauvin, Austin. Comments m
Tuesday's gossip column
BBC Football / Posted 12 days ago
Gossip column: De Bruyne, Stones, Pedro, Otamendi, Thauvin, Austin. Comments made by Belgium midfielder Kevin De Bruyne, 24, that he will be staying at Wolfsburg have been played down by his agent, leaving the way open for a possible £50m move to... Read more
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Squawka
Man Utd Icon: This 20-Yr-Old Is "Special", LvG Must Stop Depriving Him Of Game TimeAdnan Januzaj could be a key player for Manchester United this season after bei
Man Utd Icon: This 20-Yr-Old Is "Special", LvG Must Stop Depriving Him Of Game Time
Squawka / Posted 14 days ago
Adnan Januzaj could be a key player for Manchester United this season after being “deprived” of playing timr, Dwight Yorke told Yorke was speaking after two of his old sides – in Aston Villa and United – met in the Premier League on Friday night.... Read more
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sportsmole
Sunderland reignite interest in Borini?The Italian forward is expected to be sold before the end of the transfer windo
Sunderland reignite interest in Borini?
sportsmole / Posted 14 days ago
The Italian forward is expected to be sold before the end of the transfer window after being forced to train with Liverpool's youngsters in recent weeks, and both Fiorentina and West Ham United are believed to be bidding for his signature. However,... Read more
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Perth Now
Rumour Mill: Why Balotelli just won’t leaveHE’S the Italian maverick who courts as much controversy as he does score goals
Rumour Mill: Why Balotelli just won’t leave
Perth Now / Posted 15 days ago
HE’S the Italian maverick who courts as much controversy as he does score goals, but despite Liverpool’s best efforts, it appears they just can’t get rid of Mario Balotelli. It’s a Friday Rumour Mill. HE celebrated his birthday on Wednesday but by... Read more
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Sunderland FC
Wear Here v Norwich#WearHere at the Stadium of Light! Show your support for the Black Cats tomorr
Wear Here v Norwich
Sunderland FC / Posted 15 days ago
#WearHere at the Stadium of Light! Show your support for the Black Cats tomorrow. A social media hashtag that helped draw the eyes of the nation to Sunderland earlier this month is being revived to mark the first home match of the... Read more
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