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Pape Diop in emotional tribute to Espanyol after Eibar switch

December 27, 2017

  Senegalese international Papekouli Diop popularly known as Pape Diop who plays mainly as a defensive midfielder has paid an emotional tribute to La Liga club Espanyol after he left the Catalan outfit to join Eibar. Diop has been described as a very versatile defensive midfielder, and could pass for one of those players who […]

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Iniesta – It would annoy me a bit if Neymar joins Madrid

December 14, 2017

  Andreas Iniesta has revealed that he would be annoyed if former Barcelona star man Neymar leaves PSG to join La Liga rivals Real Madrid. Reports suggested that Madrid president Florentino Perez attempted to acquire Neymar’s signature before he joined Barcelona in 2013, and also opined that Neymar would stand a decent chance of winning […]

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Modric criticizes VAR goal line technology after CWC fixture

December 14, 2017

  Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric has expressed his dissatisfaction with the VAR goal-line technology system after controversy in the course of Real Madrid’s Club World Cup game. Casemiro scored for the Spanish giants in the fixture against Al Jazira in the first half, but the effort was canceled after a delay that consumed much […]

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AC MIlan release statement on Gigio Donnarumma

December 13, 2017

  AC Milan have released an official statement with regards to news and speculation concerning the future and status of Gigio Donnarumma at the club. Mino Raiola, the goalkeeper’s agent is reportedly keen to cancel the player’s contract with the club as he believes that Donnarumma was coerced into signing a contract extension with the […]

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Iker Casillas set to leave FC Porto

December 13, 2017

  Reports suggest that former Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas has decided to call it quits at FC Porto due to his lack of involvement in first-team action. The Spanish goalkeeper has not been involved in first-team duties at Porto, and this is due to a reported altercation with Coach Sergio Conceicao READ: Valencia star […]

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Valencia star Goncalo Guedes set for swift return from injury ahead of schedule

December 13, 2017

  Goncalo Guedes is expected to make his return to the Valencia first team ahead of schedule after suffering a metatarsal fracture. The Portuguese star has not been in action for the Los Che since his side’s 1 all draw against Barcelona, a game in which he played through the pain of the injury. According […]

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Jose Mourinho clashes with reporters ahead of Bournemouth game

December 13, 2017

  Man United manager Jose Mourinho clashed with reporters at the club’s press conference after he was questioned about the role he played in the fracas that ensued after the Manchester derby. According to reports, the Man City players engaged in celebrations with loud music in an open door dressing room which angered United officials […]

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Diego Lopez likely to join Crystal Palace in January

December 12, 2017

  Premier League side Crystal Palace are confident of securing the services of Espanyol goalkeeper Diego Lopez in January according to reports. The 36-year-old goalie joined Espanyol on a permanent deal this summer from Milan but has not made any appearances for the Catalan outfit this season in the La Liga despite being between the […]

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Azpilicueta – Chelsea must show big team mentality against Huddersfield Town

December 12, 2017

  Chelsea suffered a surprising defeat to West Ham last week and must respond positively by bagging all 3 points away to Huddersfield Town on Tuesday according to Chelsea defender Cesar Azpilicueta. Chelsea lost by a lone goal to David Moyes’ Hammers in a London derby and are now 14 points behind league leaders Manchester […]

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Cahill keen to avoid Barcelona and PSG in UCL round of 16

December 7, 2017

  Chelsea captain Gary Cahill has admitted that Chelsea would be happy to avoid locking horns with the likes of Barcelona and PSG in the first knockout round of the Champions League. Chelsea played a 1 all draw with Atletico Madrid on Tuesday night which ensured that they lost their grip on the group’s top […]

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