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DW
Koala to serve as 'animal oracle' at Euro 2016 |The Australian marsupial, named Oobi Oobi, joins a long list of animals from el
Koala to serve as 'animal oracle' at Euro 2016 |
DW / Posted an hour ago
The Australian marsupial, named Oobi Oobi, joins a long list of animals from elephants to octopi who have been recruited to predict the outcome of soccer games. Leipzig Zoo announced Wednesday that Oobi Oobi would serve as an ideal oracle for... Read more
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Evening Standard
From video rentals to £1bn deals: Meet Mourinho's super-agent MendesIt is said that a young Jorge Mendes earned more from his side-business running
From video rentals to £1bn deals: Meet Mourinho's super-agent Mendes
Evening Standard / Posted an hour ago
It is said that a young Jorge Mendes earned more from his side-business running a video rental store than he did from football during his playing days. How times change. Jose Mourinho’s imminent arrival as Manchester United manager is yet another... Read more
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Soccer Way
Idolisation of Ibrahimovic warranted Sweden captaincy - Hamren Idolisation of Ibrahimovic warranted Sweden captaincy - Hamren The esteem in w
Idolisation of Ibrahimovic warranted Sweden captaincy - Hamren
Soccer Way / Posted 2 hours ago
Idolisation of Ibrahimovic warranted Sweden captaincy - Hamren The esteem in which a large portion of the Sweden squad held Zlatan Ibrahimovic encouraged Erik Hamren to make him captain of the national team. Ibrahimovic retired from international... Read more
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give me sport
Louis van Gaal may have been sacked but he improved 3 Man Utd players while in charge3 players Louis van Gaal improved at Manchester United | GiveMeSport Football
Louis van Gaal may have been sacked but he improved 3 Man Utd players while in charge
give me sport / Posted 2 hours ago
3 players Louis van Gaal improved at Manchester United | GiveMeSport Football News Louis van Gaal is gone, but that is not to say his legacy will not live on at Manchester United. The Dutchman, who was axed after helping the club win the FA Cup,... Read more
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Football Australia
Mat Ryan: from adversity to Socceroos and La LigaWhen the chips are down, some players find that something extra to fight throug
Mat Ryan: from adversity to Socceroos and La Liga
Football Australia / Posted 3 hours ago
When the chips are down, some players find that something extra to fight through and come out the other side even stronger, while others fall can apart. Caltex Socceroos goalkeeper Mat Ryan is one that certainly fits into that first category,... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Reader Note on Strikes in France: "Pass the Popcorn"From Alison L via e-mail: On the French news May 24 (France 2), the reporting
Reader Note on Strikes in France: "Pass the Popcorn"
Naked Capitalism / Posted 4 hours ago
From Alison L via e-mail: On the French news May 24 (France 2), the reporting was dominated by the CGT (one of the unions) on strike – they are blocking refineries where oil is distributed to gas stations etc. There are long lines, rationing and gas... Read more
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FIFA
Hamren: Zlatan’s return has been hugeIn an era in which coaches often boast a higher profile than their players, Eri
Hamren: Zlatan’s return has been huge
FIFA / Posted 4 hours ago
In an era in which coaches often boast a higher profile than their players, Erik Hamren is something of an exception. While, at 54, the Sweden coach is hardly a new kid on the block, a career spent quietly forging a reputation in Nordic club football... Read more
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Super Sport
France blow as Varane ruled out of Euroout injured of next month's tournament on home soil with his place taken by Adi
France blow as Varane ruled out of Euro
Super Sport / Posted 6 hours ago
out injured of next month's tournament on home soil with his place taken by Adil Rami. Coach Didier Deschamps had feared the worst after Real Madrid announced on Sunday that the 23-year-old Varane, capped 29 time for France, had suffered a... Read more
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HITC Sport
Ticketless fans told to stay away from Lens when England play WalesOfficers from the UK this week met their French counterparts to finalise planni
Ticketless fans told to stay away from Lens when England play Wales
HITC Sport / Posted 6 hours ago
Officers from the UK this week met their French counterparts to finalise planning for the tournament, the build-up to which has been beset by security concerns. Assistant chief constable Mark Roberts, the lead for football policing in the UK, said... Read more
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express
Where are they now? Liverpool's 2005 Champions League winners | Sport Galleries | Pics | Daily Express Express. Home of the Daily and Sunda
Where are they now? Liverpool's 2005 Champions League winners
express / Posted 7 hours ago
| Sport Galleries | Pics | Daily Express Express. Home of the Daily and Sunday Express. Tue, May 24, 2016Express Sport takes... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Leaving of Liverpool - what happened next to managers who departed Anfielda step down.” Brendan Rodgers was firm enough at his unveiling as Celtic manag
Leaving of Liverpool - what happened next to managers who departed Anfield
Liverpool Echo / Posted 9 hours ago
a step down.” Brendan Rodgers was firm enough at his unveiling as Celtic manager on Monday afternoon. A lifelong fan of the Glasgow club, the former Reds boss was keen to talk up his new employers – and the job he was going to do at Celtic... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Spain need the spine to reign againBARCELONA: For all Vicente del Bosque's confidence that he has the right balanc
Spain need the spine to reign again
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 hours ago
BARCELONA: For all Vicente del Bosque's confidence that he has the right balance of experience and youth to return Spain to their familiar place on the winner's rostrum, questions remain about his best starting line-up ahead of Euro 2016. On the... Read more
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The Star
Deep-lying Iniesta aims for more gloryBARCELONA (Reuters) - Andres Iniesta, the driving force behind Spanish triumphs
Deep-lying Iniesta aims for more glory
The Star / Posted 10 hours ago
BARCELONA (Reuters) - Andres Iniesta, the driving force behind Spanish triumphs at the last two Euros and scorer of the goal that delivered their only World Cup in between, will hope to provide further inspiration as his country target a record... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Can you name the two squads from 2003?ONLY one player from Australia and England’s 2003 friendly still remains in eit
Can you name the two squads from 2003?
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 12 hours ago
ONLY one player from Australia and England’s 2003 friendly still remains in either squad today. That man is Wayne Rooney. When the Socceroos famously shocked Sven Goran Eriksson’s team by defeating them 3-1 at Upton Park, Rooney was debuting as a... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Can you name the two squads from 2003?back at the Socceroos' 2003 win over England1:07 ONLY one player from Australi
Can you name the two squads from 2003?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 12 hours ago
back at the Socceroos' 2003 win over England1:07 ONLY one player from Australia and England’s 2003 friendly still remains in either... Read more
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Vavel
Report: Cesare Prandelli is set to take over LazioTrending topics: 25-05-2016 The ex-Azzurri coach looks to be finalising his de
Report: Cesare Prandelli is set to take over Lazio
Vavel / Posted 13 hours ago
Trending topics: 25-05-2016 The ex-Azzurri coach looks to be finalising his deal with Lazio where he is set to be manager for the next two seasons. Cesare Prandelli is set to take over the reigns... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
The pride of Barrie CentralCentral Collegiate closes next month after more than 170 years due to shrinking
The pride of Barrie Central
Barrie Examiner / Posted 15 hours ago
Central Collegiate closes next month after more than 170 years due to shrinking enrolment and structural costs. As one of the oldest educational institutions in the province, many graduates came from its halls. We offer a look of some well-known... Read more
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The World Game
Xavi backs Guardiola to 'change the face of English football'a three-year stint at Bayern Munich, where he racked up seven major honours but
Xavi backs Guardiola to 'change the face of English football'
The World Game / Posted 16 hours ago
a three-year stint at Bayern Munich, where he racked up seven major honours but still faced criticism for failing to win the UEFA Champions League. However, veteran playmaker Xavi, who now plies his trade for Al Sadd in Qatar, expects his former... Read more
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TSN
Van Gaal out, Mourinho reportedly in at UnitedGaal on Monday following months of uncertainty around his position. Jose Mouri
Van Gaal out, Mourinho reportedly in at United
TSN / Posted 20 hours ago
Gaal on Monday following months of uncertainty around his position. Jose Mourinho is set to take over at Old Trafford as the latest coach attempting to revive the fortunes of England's biggest club. It was beyond David Moyes, who lasted 10... Read more
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Soccer Way
Xavi backs Guardiola to ´change the face of English football´ Xavi backs Guardiola to ´change the face of English football´ Xavi has backed
Xavi backs Guardiola to ´change the face of English football´
Soccer Way / Posted 21 hours ago
Xavi backs Guardiola to ´change the face of English football´ Xavi has backed Pep Guardiola to "change the face of English football" when he takes over at Manchester City. Legendary midfielder Xavi was a key member of Guardiola's all-conquering... Read more
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Goal.com
Guardiola will change the Premier League - Xavi - Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe Xavi backs Guardiola to 'change
Guardiola will change the Premier League - Xavi
Goal.com / Posted 21 hours ago
- Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe Xavi backs Guardiola to 'change the face of English football' The iconic midfielder won every trophy going under Pep Guardiola at Barcelona, and he thinks... Read more
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HITC Sport
Euro 2016's Top 50 Players: #44 PSG ace perfect for Manchester UnitedPlayer Profile From Didier Deschamps to Claude Makelele, France have had their
Euro 2016's Top 50 Players: #44 PSG ace perfect for Manchester United
HITC Sport / Posted 21 hours ago
Player Profile From Didier Deschamps to Claude Makelele, France have had their fair share of legendary midfield generals over the past few years and their current midfield star Blaise Matuidi is more than capable of emulating his illustrious... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Four talking points ahead of the Champions League final | Irish Examiner Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 04:16 pm Semi-final victories ove
Four talking points ahead of the Champions League final
Irish Examiner / Posted 21 hours ago
| Irish Examiner Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 04:16 pm Semi-final victories over Manchester City and Bayern Munich meant Real Madrid and... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Euro 2016 terror threat worries DesaillyCARDIFF (UNITED KINGDOM) - France's World Cup winner Marcel Desailly is worried
Euro 2016 terror threat worries Desailly
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 21 hours ago
CARDIFF (UNITED KINGDOM) - France's World Cup winner Marcel Desailly is worried about security for Euro 2016 after the deadly attacks on Paris last November. Marcel Dessailly was a key member of the side that won the 1998 World Cup final at the... Read more
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ESPN
Junior year: Faker's achievements vs. LeBron, Messi and moreLee "Faker" Sang-hyeok has no equal in the world of League of Legends. Crowned
Junior year: Faker's achievements vs. LeBron, Messi and more
ESPN / Posted 21 hours ago
Lee "Faker" Sang-hyeok has no equal in the world of League of Legends. Crowned king of his profession as a rookie, the 20-year-old megastar has done nothing but grow his legacy since his debut just over three years ago in February of 2013. In his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Samoura - the First African Woman At the Helm of FIFANairobi — Many across the world have hailed the appointment of Ms Fatma Samba D
Samoura - the First African Woman At the Helm of FIFA
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Nairobi — Many across the world have hailed the appointment of Ms Fatma Samba Diouf Samoura as Fifa's first female and first African Secretary General as a progressive step and the media has been awash with congratulatory messages. This historic... Read more
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give me sport
Steffon Armitage could play for France | GiveMeSport Armitage only has five caps for England, last playing in 2010 (
Steffon Armitage could play for France
give me sport / Posted yesterday
| GiveMeSport Armitage only has five caps for England, last playing in 2010 (©GettyImages). Football News Former London Irish star Steffon Armitage could be turning out for France, despite having played for... Read more
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Daily Mail
The history behind the San Siro ahead of the Champions League finalThe San Siro, football's Scala Opera House, prepares to host Real Madrid and At
The history behind the San Siro ahead of the Champions League final
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
The San Siro, football's Scala Opera House, prepares to host Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid in the Champions League final... but what is the history behind one of the world's greatest stadiums? The stadium cost the equivalent of 550 Mercedes cars... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mourinho to finally work with Rooney after twice trying to sign himJose Mourinho finally set to work with Wayne Rooney at Manchester United after
Mourinho to finally work with Rooney after twice trying to sign him
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Jose Mourinho finally set to work with Wayne Rooney at Manchester United after twice trying to sign him... so is he the man to get the best out of the England captain? Jose Mourinho has long been a fan of Manchester United's Wayne Rooney The new... Read more
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Goal.com
Jose Mourinho & Pep Guardiola: Mr. Bad vs Mr. Nice in their own quotes - Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe By Alberto Pinero and Pilar S
Jose Mourinho & Pep Guardiola: Mr. Bad vs Mr. Nice in their own quotes
Goal.com / Posted yesterday
- Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe By Alberto Pinero and Pilar Suarez The two managers have... Read more
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TSN
Van Gaal out, Mourinho in at UnitedGaal on Monday following months of uncertainty around his position. Jose Mouri
Van Gaal out, Mourinho in at United
TSN / Posted yesterday
Gaal on Monday following months of uncertainty around his position. Jose Mourinho is set to take over at Old Trafford as the latest coach attempting to revive the fortunes of England's biggest club. It was beyond David Moyes, who lasted 10... Read more
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iol.co.za
Pep v Jose: Manchester derby the new El ClasicoLondon - Under a sketch of Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola brandishing pistols,
Pep v Jose: Manchester derby the new El Clasico
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
London - Under a sketch of Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola brandishing pistols, and the headline ‘Duel in the City’, Spanish newspaper Marca summed up what lies in store for English football. ‘The grudge match arrives in Manchester,’ it declared on... Read more
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Goal.com
Euro Predictor: Group D Manager Profiles - Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe Reigning European champions S
Euro Predictor: Group D Manager Profiles
Goal.com / Posted yesterday
- Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe Reigning European champions Spain take on the Czech Republic, Turkey and Croatia. Can they become the first nation to... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Can Johannesburg reinvent itself as Africa’s first cycle-friendly megacity?“Minibus taxis are our biggest problem. They are dangerous. They just don’t car
Can Johannesburg reinvent itself as Africa’s first cycle-friendly megacity?
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
“Minibus taxis are our biggest problem. They are dangerous. They just don’t care,” says Lovemore as he joins us on a dusty corner in Johannesburg’s Diepsloot township. We are waiting for a group of cyclists to form near the minibus queue, which in... Read more
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give me sport
Manchester United should not sign Wesley Sneijder | GiveMeSport Football News Manchester United have been linked with another
Manchester United should not sign Wesley Sneijder
give me sport / Posted yesterday
| GiveMeSport Football News Manchester United have been linked with another midfield maestro in recent weeks; Wesley Sneijder has been the subject of numerous reports, and Sky Sports are the latest... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Real Madrid v Atletico Madrid - Four Champions League talking pointsDivision 1 Scottish Division 2 24 May 2016 05:00 Their respective semi-fin
Real Madrid v Atletico Madrid - Four Champions League talking points
Football.co.uk / Posted yesterday
Division 1 Scottish Division 2 24 May 2016 05:00 Their respective semi-final victories over Manchester City and Bayern Munich meant Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid earned the... Read more
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Football365
Top ten: Mourinho's Man United to-do listShare this Page 10. Deliver instant results According to the majority of fans
Top ten: Mourinho's Man United to-do list
Football365 / Posted yesterday
Share this Page 10. Deliver instant results According to the majority of fans and onlookers, Jose Mourinho will guarantee a number of certain conclusions upon his appointment as manager of Manchester United: He will create friction; he will not... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Why NPA appeal in Zuma case is a (very) long shotIt is not often that the prosecuting authority will fight tooth and nail not to
Why NPA appeal in Zuma case is a (very) long shot
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
It is not often that the prosecuting authority will fight tooth and nail not to have to prosecute somebody whom its own prosecutors have consistently said would be found guilty of various crimes if he were ever to be prosecuted. But ever since acting... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Man United fires Van Gaal, expected to appoint Mourinho soonin Manila) following months of uncertainty around his position. Jose Mourinho
Man United fires Van Gaal, expected to appoint Mourinho soon
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
in Manila) following months of uncertainty around his position. Jose Mourinho is set to take over at Old Trafford as the latest coach attempting to revive the fortunes of England's biggest club. It was beyond David Moyes, who lasted 10... Read more
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Goal.com
Tactically outdated Mourinho must reinvent himself at Manchester United - just like Guardiola - Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe The Special...
Tactically outdated Mourinho must reinvent himself at Manchester United - just like Guardiola
Goal.com / Posted yesterday
- Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe The Special... Read more
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Times of Malta
A hobby that sticksFootball sticker collecting used to be only for children. But children, of cour
A hobby that sticks
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
Football sticker collecting used to be only for children. But children, of course, grow up, and in the run-up to Euro 2016, fans of all ages are turning back to that childhood hobby of swapping stickers. Football stickers have a way of bringing all... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Roy Hodgson and Liverpool - revisiting a match made in hellThe mere mention of his name is enough to induce a collective wince among Foot
Roy Hodgson and Liverpool - revisiting a match made in hell
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
The mere mention of his name is enough to induce a collective wince among Football, eh? As reigns go, Hodgson’s six months at Anfield ranks alongside Olly Murs’ short-lived stint as X-Factor host. Only far less funny. This weekend, Danny Murphy... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mourinho meets Guardiola in the ultimate showdown in ManchesterManchester United and Manchester City have never seen anything like this before
Mourinho meets Guardiola in the ultimate showdown in Manchester
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Manchester United and Manchester City have never seen anything like this before... it's Jose Mourinho vs Pep Guardiola in the ultimate showdown Jose Mourinho is set to become the next Manchester United manager Long-term rival Pep Guardiola,... Read more
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Perth Now
Man United sacks ‘disappointed’ van GaalLOUIS van Gaal’s sacking as Manchester United manager was finally confirmed on
Man United sacks ‘disappointed’ van Gaal
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
LOUIS van Gaal’s sacking as Manchester United manager was finally confirmed on Monday (UK time), as the Premier League club announced the Dutchman had left with immediate effect. Van Gaal had appeared certain to lose his job since reports leaked out... Read more
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Goal.com
Atletico Madrid news: Winning Champions League here would mean more than with Chelsea - Torres - Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe Winning Champions League with A
Atletico Madrid news: Winning Champions League here would mean more than with Chelsea - Torres
Goal.com / Posted yesterday
- Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe Winning Champions League with Atletico would mean more than with Chelsea - Torres The Spaniard says that... Read more
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Japan Today
Man United fires Van Gaal; expected to appoint Mourinho soon ‹ Japan TodayGaal on Monday following months of uncertainty around his position. Jose Mouri
Man United fires Van Gaal; expected to appoint Mourinho soon ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted yesterday
Gaal on Monday following months of uncertainty around his position. Jose Mourinho is set to take over at Old Trafford as the latest coach attempting to revive the fortunes of England’s biggest club. It was beyond David Moyes, who lasted 10... Read more
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The Mercury News
Louis Van Gaal fired by Manchester United; Jose Mourinho in the wingsEngland (AP) -- Louis van Gaal was fired by Manchester United on Monday after m
Louis Van Gaal fired by Manchester United; Jose Mourinho in the wings
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
England (AP) -- Louis van Gaal was fired by Manchester United on Monday after months of uncertainty around his position as the team struggled despite more than $350 million spent on new players during his two years in charge. United is now set to... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Man United fires manager Louis van Gaal after 2 years in chargeEngland -- Louis van Gaal was fired by Manchester United on Monday after months
Man United fires manager Louis van Gaal after 2 years in charge
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
England -- Louis van Gaal was fired by Manchester United on Monday after months of uncertainty around his position as the team struggled despite more than $350 million spent on new players during his two years in charge. United is now set to... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Man United fires Louis van Gaal after 2 years in chargeEngland (AP) � Louis van Gaal was fired by Manchester United on Monday after mo
Man United fires Louis van Gaal after 2 years in charge
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
England (AP) � Louis van Gaal was fired by Manchester United on Monday after months of uncertainty around his position as the team struggled despite more than $350 million spent on new players during his two years in charge. United is now set to... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Man United fires Van Gaal, expected to appoint Mourinho soonEngland (AP) - Louis van Gaal was fired by Manchester United on Monday after mo
Man United fires Van Gaal, expected to appoint Mourinho soon
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
England (AP) - Louis van Gaal was fired by Manchester United on Monday after months of uncertainty around his position as the English Premier League team struggled despite more than $350 million spent on new players during his two years in... Read more
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