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Manchester United: Work Continues for Mourinho

As players of Manchester United celebrated with the Europa League trophy, José Mourinho brandished a red flag. He walked in front of his squad and tried to plant it into the pitch. However, the flimsy pole bent. Mourinho propped the flag awkwardly against a hoarding reading “Stockholm Final 2017”. It was the perfect metaphor for his first season […]

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Is Zlatan Ibrahimovic the best free transfer in the Premier League era?

Before Zlatan Ibrahimovic joined the successful Premier League team Manchester United, he had graced some of the best other football leagues in the world and had performed at the greatest level. He enjoyed successful campaigns at Ajax, Juventus, Inter, Barcelona and a loan stint at Milan before heading to PSG. At the Paris-based team, he […]

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UEFA Champions League roundup: City triumph over Monaco in instant classic

After a thrilling set of matches last week, the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 offered drama, excitement and plenty of goals in four more first-leg fixtures. We review the highlights and results from around Europe on Tuesday and Wednesday. Bayer Leverkusen 2 – Atletico Madrid 4 (Tuesday, February 21st) Atletico Madrid took a big […]

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How Gabriel Jesus’ injury affects Manchester City’s Champions League chances

Manchester City was dealt an unfortunate hand Monday evening, as new signing Gabriel Jesus injured his foot in their 2-0 Premier League victory at Bournemouth. The Brazilian striker will reportedly be out of action for two to three months. The injury comes at a frustrating time for both the player and the club, as Jesus’ […]

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UEFA Champions League roundup: PSG shock Barcelona

The 2016-17 UEFA Champions League resumed this week, as the first legs in the Round of 16 began across Europe. Several of the world’s top football clubs were in action, with more than one surprising result along the way. We analyze the outcomes and what to expect in the second legs next month. [Roy] SL […]

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Real Madrid and an incredible unbeaten streak

Real Madrid and manager Zinedine Zidane completed their 2016 calendar year with yet another trophy, capturing the FIFA Club World Cup title on Sunday with a 4-2 victory over Japanese side Kashima Antlers. Even more impressive is extending their amazing unbeaten run to 37 matches across all competitions. Currently leading La Liga and preparing for […]

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UEFA Champions League 2016-17: Round of 16 preview

The UEFA Champions League has reached the knockout stages. 16 of the best clubs in Europe and fans around the globe awaited the Round of 16 draws on Monday, with the results serving up major excitement and a few surprises along the way. The draw for this particular round is always intriguing because of the […]