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Watery, shameful Arsenal fall to Atletic Madrid

I wanted Arsenal to win. Their fans, pro and anti Wenger wanted the same thing. But at exactly 72mins. I told myself, it was going to be an injustice to quality soccer strategy if they did win. They came short of all they needed to accomplish. Aside intermittent ball possession. — No goal poacher that’s worth his wages in the ...

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Seeing Arsene Wenger through Kroenke’s eyes

In what will go down as one of the most intriguing transfer deal of recent times, Arsenal is expecting a swap deal for Arsene Wenger. It’s expected that Chelsea will by the end of the season complete a transfer deal that will secure the 68-year-old French man, with Antonio Conte joining the Gunners in a straight manager swap with no ...

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Manchester United Transfer

Still firmly holding onto the 2nd position at the league’s table, Manchester United are rampaging towards anything that can give them an edge over their Manchester City neighbors. While they are at it, they also have to deal with internal dissatisfactions. How is Jose Mourinho going to strategize his way out of these internal squabbles? Same way he dealt with ...

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El Clasico: 9 notes to keep as Barcelona bashes Madrid

    • Ediale Kingsley writes “…and after the order of the biblical parting of the sea, Busquet played Moses and the first goal was scored against the White Pharaohs” Iniesta is no mate of Modric In this game there was only one captain fantastic. It was Iniesta, aside the fact that the other side’s captain, Ramos, was chasing his ...

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Not Ronaldo, not Messi, not Pele but President George Weah: Mirror, mirror, who’s got the fairest CV of them all?

Won the Ballon d’Or, wore the captain’s band and coached the soccer team at the same time, became Uefa Champion’s league highest goal scorer in a season and was later democratically elected as president of his nation. There’s no footballer with such a CV on the planet. Ediale Kingsley capture’s this moment in history and names it notable magic. Quite ...

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Transfer Rumours: Harry Kane, Karim Benzema, Neymar, Sergio Aguero, Lionel Messi, Javier Mascherano, Others

Here are the top headlines and transfer-related stories in Thursday’s newspapers and online…   Real Madrid have made Tottenham and England striker Harry Kane their first choice to replace France forward Karim Benzema. (Diario Gol)   Neymar is doing his best to convince Liverpool playmaker, Brazil team-mate and close friend Philippe Coutinho to join him at Paris Saint-Germain. (Le 10 ...

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World Soccer 100 Players of the Century

  As part of the discussion of the greatest athletes from all sports, including soccer, here is one view of the greatest football (soccer) players of the 20th century. This list of the 100 greatest football players of the 20th century was published in the December 1999 issue of World Soccer, an English language football magazine. Where is Messi? – This ...

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