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All you should know about FIFA Awards

By FIFA As the clock ticks down, the excitement is mounting. The world’s best football players and coaches will be recognized on Monday 9 January 2017 at the inaugural edition of The Best FIFA Football Awards™. Zurich’s TPC studios will host the awards themselves, with the winners of each accolade decided by the global football community. As all of the ...

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Man City join Juve & Chelsea in N’Zonzi race

Manchester City are the latest side to enter the chase for Sevilla’s Steven N’Zonzi, AS reports. After swapping Stoke City for the south of Spain in 2015, the Frenchman’s performances in La Liga had seen him linked to Chelsea, Leicester and Barcelona, with Pep Guardiola’s Blues now seemingly added to the list. The Citizens are on the lookout for defensive ...

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Embolo refuses to open up on reported Man Utd interest

There are rumours Jose Mourinho contacted the Switzerland forward about a move to the Red Devils, but the striker will not go into details Schalke striker Breel Embolo has refused to confirm or deny he was the subject of a transfer bid from Manchester United. The Switzerland international joined the Bundesliga club from Basel in June for a reported fee ...

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Zaha names Drogba as his Premier League idol

The Crystal Palace winger, who was recently named in Ivory Coast’s preliminary squad for the Africa Cup of Nations, has hailed the country’s all-time top goalscorer as his hero Crystal Palace winger Wilfried Zaha has picked former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba as his Premier League idol. Zaha has been named in Ivory Coast’s provisional squad for the Africa Cup of ...

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Irresistible Chelsea aim to end year with lucky 13

Irresistible Chelsea go into the Christmas round of fixtures knowing they can end the year by re-writing the record books. Victory at home to Bournemouth on Boxing Day would be a club-record 12th league win in succession. Another win over Stoke City at Stamford Bridge on Dec. 31 would mean the Blues equal the record for a single season of ...

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FA fines Chelsea, City for Premier League fracas

Chelsea have been fined £100,000 and Manchester City must pay £35,000 after players from both teams clashed during their Premier League meeting at Etihad Stadium earlier this month. Tempers flared at the end of Chelsea’s 3-1 win, after City’s Sergio Aguero was sent off for a tackle on David Luiz. Aguero’s team-mate Fernandinho was also dismissed, after grabbing Cesc Fabregas ...

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Hating game

1. Hating Game Oliver Kahn doesn’t like me, reveals Okocha. Question is should he not hate you terribly for the mockery you made of him years back? “Kahn doesn’t like me, he has taken it personal. I was just doing my job, I didn’t have the intention to hold the ball too long but he was at the receiving end,” ...

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UCL Updates

Realmadrid almost was gonna spoil the ticket. Ronaldo’s age is catching fast on him. We can’t expect him to do magic on a back to back basis again. He was a shadow of himself in the match. Zidene is also giving me some reasons to doubt his mastery of the game. Can he really coach an average team and get ...

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