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Neymar not unsettled by Real speculation
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Neymar not unsettled by Real speculation

Neymar has not been affected by the rumors linking him with a move to Real Madrid, his Paris Saint-Germain teammate Marquinhos insisted ahead of the sides’ Champions League showdown. “I don’t see him as being destabilized. He knows very well how to control his emotions. He handles the pressure and […]

Former British coach found guilty of multiple sex
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Former British coach found guilty of multiple sex

Former soccer coach Barry Bennell was found guilty of multiple sexual offenses against boys in the 1980s, British media reported on Tuesday. The 64-year-old, who was once a talent spotter at Crewe Alexandra and a coach at Manchester City, was convicted of 36 charges including rape and indecent assault by […]

LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 05: Romelu Lukaku of Manchester United during the Premier League match between Chelsea and Manchester United at Stamford Bridge on November 5, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill - AMA/Getty Images)
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Lukaku left Everton afetr voodoo message

Striker Romelu Lukaku decided to leave Everton after a “voodoo message” told him to join Chelsea, the Merseyside club’s major shareholder has claimed. The Belgium international, 24, eventually joined Manchester United for an initial £75m last summer. Farhad Moshiri told a shareholders’ meeting the player received the message “on a […]

Neymar’s transfer allowed Barca to buy Coutinho
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Neymar’s transfer allowed Barca to buy Coutinho

The Brazilian became the world’s third-most expensive player with his transfer to Camp Nou on Saturday – but how did the Blaugrana fund the deal? Five months after his move to Paris Saint-Germain, Neymar is still a significant presence at Barcelona. He is no longer scoring goals for the Catalan […]

Ribery claims Ronaldo ‘stole’ his Ballon d’Or
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Ribery claims Ronaldo ‘stole’ his Ballon d’Or

Bayern Munich winger Franck Ribery has vented at the “injustice” of his failure to win the 2013 Ballon d’Or, claiming he did not have the support of his own country. Ribery finished third with 23.36 percent of the vote, behind Cristiano Ronaldo (27.99 percent) and Lionel Messi (24.72 percent), despite […]

Valencia rejected multiple Real Madrid offers for Rafa Mir
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Valencia rejected multiple Real Madrid offers for Rafa Mir

Rafa Mir has confirmed Real Madrid made multiple attempts to sign him from Valencia, but the LaLiga side would not sell to the Spanish champions. Instead, Mir agreed a four-and-a-half year deal at Wolverhampton Wanderers after the Championship leaders paid Valencia an undisclosed fee. The 20-year-old would have been out […]