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Dutch FA would have backed player if he'd walked off

The Dutch FA (KNVB) has said it would have backed Ajax’s Riechedly Bazoer if the midfielder had walked off the pitch after he was subjected to racist chants from Den Haag supporters.<p>The 19-year-old had to suffer rival fans making monkey noises during Ajax’s 1-0 victory on Sunday.<p>“Jungle sounds are …

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RUMOURS: Chelsea required to pay €100m for Higuain

The Stamford Bridge side are looking to reinforce their front line and have been linked to the free-scoring Napoli striker, but could be warned off by his massive release clause<p>Gonzalo Higuain's free-scoring form for Napoli has seen him attract the interest of Chelsea, but the Blues have been made …

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Zidane: Don't write off Ribery

World Cup-winner Zinedine Zidane says it would be folly to write off the 32-year-old, who could start for Bayern for the first time in nine months against Dinamo Zagreb on Wedne...<p>Zinedine Zidane believes Franck Ribery will return to his previous heights at Bayern Munich having overcome an ankle …

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Sam Allardyce Named New Sunderland Manager

Sam Allardyce has been named the new manager at Sunderland, filling the club's vacant managerial position after the departure of Dick Advocaat.<p>The team announced the signing on Friday:<p>Speaking about the appointment, chairman Ellis Short said: “I am very pleased to welcome Sam to our football …

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