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Football (Soccer) News

Jan 19

OM can keep pace with top-three rivals – Garcia

Olympique de Marseille coach Rudi Garcia insists his side are capable of taking their fight for a UEFA Champions League place right down to the wire as they head to Normandy to face SM Caen before a sell-out crowd on Friday.

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Jan 18

Newcastle United: Amanda Staveley still interested in takeover

Businesswoman Amanda Staveley says she still wants to buy Newcastle United despite owner Mike Ashley ending £250m takeover talks this week.

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Jan 18

Leon Goretzka, Arturo Vidal and Naby Keita: Who is the Bundesliga’s best central midfielder?

As the European league that has come to be defined more than any other by relentless high pressing, every Bundesliga team now requires an…

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Jan 18

No Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang as Borussia Dortmund travel to Berlin

Borussia Dortmund have travelled to Berlin for their Matchday 19 clash against Hertha without leading goalscorer Pierre-Emerick…

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Jan 18

Hertha Berlin vs. Borussia Dortmund: Probable line-ups and stats

Borussia Dortmund will be keen to continue their unbeaten start under Peter Stöger in the Bundesliga when they face Hertha Berlin in the…

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Jan 18

Bayern Munich winger Franck Ribery: “I can play at the highest level for another two years”

Bayern Munich winger Franck Ribery has no intention of slowing down, even with his 35th Birthday just three months away.

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Jan 18

Paris united for top-of-the table Lyon clash

Paris Saint-Germain versus Olympique Lyonnais on Sunday: A battle between first and second in Ligue 1 Conforama, and a chance for PSG to prove nothing can get in their way of a seventh French title.

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Jan 18

Neymar hits four, Madrid eke out cup win

Neymar struck four and Edinson Cavani hit a landmark goal in Paris Saint-Germain’s biggest win of 2017/18, while it took a late Marco Asensio finish to earn Real Madrid a cup win on Thursday.

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Jan 18

Much to muse as Monaco meet Metz

Ligue 1 Conforama champions Monaco face a huge battle to finish on the podium while Sunday’s opponents at Stade Louis 11, Metz, have boosted their survival hopes with 10 points from their last four games.

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Jan 18

Football ‘losing the plot’ over transfer fees – Pardew

West Brom manager Alan Pardew believes the rise in transfer fees show that football is “losing the plot”.

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Jan 18

Ragnar Sigurdsson: Iceland defender joins FC Rostov from Fulham

Iceland defender Ragnar Sigurdsson joins Russian Premier League side FC Rostov on a permanent deal from Fulham.

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Jan 18

Joey Pelupessy: Sheffield Wednesday sign midfielder from Heracles Almelo

Sheffield Wednesday sign midfielder Joey Pelupessy from Dutch Eredivisie side Heracles Almelo.

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Jan 18

Premier League predictions: Lawro v Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz

Mark Lawrenson takes on Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz in the latest round of Premier League predictions.

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Jan 18

Leeds sign Boro midfielder Forshaw in £4.5m deal

Leeds United sign Middlesbrough midfielder Adam Forshaw for £4.5m on a four-and-a-half-year deal.

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Jan 18

Adam Clayton: Karanka denies Nottingham Forest have bid for Middlesbrough man

Nottingham Forest boss Aitor Karanka denies that his club have made a bid for Middlesbrough’s Adam Clayton.

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Jan 18

Derby goalkeeper Carson extends contract to 2020

Derby goalkeeper Scott Carson signs an extended deal which will keep him at the Championship club until the summer of 2020.

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