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Man Utd target Antoine Griezmann has been told he can leave by Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone. West Ham are planning to swoop for Arsenal duo Jack Wilshere and Olivier Giroud. Gareth Bale has settled on a pre-agreement with Manchester United to leave Real Madrid in the summer, according to a report in Spain. Pep Guardiola is determined to land …

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Eden Hazard rejects MOTM trophy and hands it to Willian after Huddersfield win

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Eden Hazard and Willian were both in fabulous form as Chelsea cruised to a 3-1 win over Huddersfield, as the Blues recovered from weekend disappointment against West Ham. Antonio Conte‘s side were in complete control from start to finish as goals from Pedro, Willian and Tiemoue Bakayoko secured a routine win, with Laurent Depoitre snatching a late consolation. Despite Willian …

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FIFA Fines Nigeria Over $6,000, Deduct Super Eagles Points (See Reasons)

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FIFA has fined the Nigeria Football Federation 6,000 Swiss Francs (approximately N2,175,660.00) for fielding an ineligible player in the Russia 2018 World Cup qualifying match between Algeria and Nigeria on November 10, 2017. A statement by the (NFF) noted, however, that the sanction does not in any way hurt Nigeria’s qualification for the 2018 FIFA World Cup finals, as the …

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Check Out Champions League Round of 16 Draws

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Barcelona and Chelsea will renew their long-running European rivalry after the two giants were drawn against each other in the last 16 of the Champions League. Tottenham, who earned the most points than any other team in the group stages, will face Italian champions Juventus, who finished behind Barcelona in Group D. Manchester City, meanwhile, were handed a favourable draw against Basle, …

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Antonio Conte Fined £8,000 by FA

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Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has been fined £8,000 by the Football Association after he was sent to the stand during his side’s Premier League victory over Swansea last month. Conte was dismissed for disputing referee Neil Swarbrick’s decision not to award a corner in the first half. Following the match, which Chelsea won 1-0, the 48-year-old Italian apologised to Swarbrick. He …

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Check Out The FA Cup third round Draw

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Liverpool have been drawn to face Everton in the FA Cup third round, less than a week before the teams do battle at Anfield in the Premier League Premier League leaders Manchester City will host Burnley, while Manchester United have been handed a home meeting with Championship side Derby County .   Holders Arsenal must travel to the City Ground …

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Cesc Fabregas Changed My Mind – Antonio Conte

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Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has spoken about why Cesc Fabregas is playing more regularly this season. Prior to last season’s festive schedule, the midfielder had only started four games under the Italian boss. In the end, though, the Spaniard became a crucial part of the Blues’ title win and in the 2017-18 campaign, Fabregas has made 21 appearances in all …

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De Gea Is World ‘Best’ Goalkeeper – Mourinho

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Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has saluted David De Gea for his heroics his side’s 3-1 win at Arsenal in a Premier League clash on Saturday. The Spaniard was in imperious form for the Old Traford side during the match. He made 14 saves to deny Arsenal a comeback. Mourinho, a former Real Madrid coach, could not hold back his …

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2018 World Cup fixtures, dates, kick-off times & venues

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The complete fixture list for thein Russia following Friday’s draw in Moscow (all times GMT): Thursday, June 14 (1500) Russia v Saudi Arabia, Moscow (Luzhniki) Friday, June 15 (1200) Egypt v Uruguay, Yekaterinburg (1500) Morocco v Iran, Saint Petersburg (1800) Portugal v Spain, Sochi Saturday, June 16 (1000) France v Australia, Kazan (1300) Argentina v Iceland, Moscow (Spartak) (1600) Peru …

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Arsene Wenger Confirms Key Arsenal Player Will Miss Manchester United Clash

Arsene Wenger has confirmed 6Alexandre Lacazette will miss Saturday’s Premier League clash against Manchester United with the groin injury Alexander Lacazette suffered the injury during Wednesday’s 5-0 win over Huddersfield, while Alexis Sanchez is a doubt for the game. Lacazette struck the opening goal to spark Arsenal’s victory at the Emirates Stadium, only to trudge out of the clash at …

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Antonio Conte Reveals He’s Already Apologized To The Referee After Getting Sent To The Stands

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Linked In Antonio Conte has said that he must always “respect” the decision of the officials after being sent to the stands in his side’s 1-0 win over Swansea City. Just before half time, Antonio Conte claimed that Swansea had started to waste time after shutting the Blues out during the opening 45 minutes, leading to the frustrated Italian being …

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Super Eagles Coach, Rohr rewarded with a 2-year contract extension

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 Following Super Eagles fine run in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying campaign, Coach Gernot Rohr has been rewarded with a two-year contract extension. Rohr was appointed Super Eagles boss in August 2016 with the mandate to take Nigeria to the 2018 World Cup in Russia. The Super Eagles finished unbeaten from a tough Group B that had Zambia, Cameroon and Zambia, winning four games and …

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EX-CHELSEA CHIEF MICHAEL EMENALO APPOINTED SPORTING DIRECTOR AT MONACO

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Following his exit from Chelsea, Michael Emenalo has joined Monaco as Sporting Director. Emenalo who spent 10 years at the Stamford Bridge stunned many by his decision to quit as technical director earlier this month. The 52-year-old was tipped to join Monaco and his move has now been confirmed. “This is a wonderful opportunity for me in a high quality project,” he said. …

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Messi Extends Contract to 2021, Confirms He is Ending His Career At Barcelona

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Lionel Messi has revealed that it has always been his “dream” to finish his career at Barcelona having signed a new four-year contract. Lionel Messi finally put pen to paper on a new deal earlier today which ties him down to the Camp Nou until 2021 Messi has often been linked with a move away from Barca in the past …

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Conte Hails Chelsea’s Performance

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Antonio Conte has praised Chelsea’s performance against Liverpool, and believes they benefited from Willian’s fortuitous equaliser. The Italian manager had previously complained about his side’s lack of rest, after their trip to Qarabag in the midweek. And his fears looked to be real, after Salah opened the scoring in the 65th minute, only for Conte’s blues to be saved by …

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