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Argentina look set to play insanely attacking 2-3-4-1 formation against Singapore

Argentina have named their team for the upcoming friendly against Singapore and look set to play in an extremely attacking 2-3-4-1 formation.<p>Manager …

Chelsea unwilling to meet Real Madrid’s £70million valuation of James Rodriguez

gossip<p>Chelsea’s pursuit of James Rodriguez has hit a snag with reports claiming the club are unwilling to meet Real Madrid’s valuation of the forward.<p>…

North Korea has seriously been put forward as a potential host of the 2030 World Cup

If you thought Qatar hosting the World Cup in 2022 was controversial, 2030 could be even more contentious.<p>North Korea has been put forward as a …

Chelsea and Arsenal interested in Dortmund defender Sokratis

Both Antonio Conte and Arsene Wenger are looking to strengthen their defensive options this summer and are monitoring the Bundesliga star closely<p>Chelsea and Arsenal are interested in securing a summer transfer for Borussia Dortmund defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos, <b>Goal</b> understands.<p><b>DFB-Pokal first</b> …

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Garry Monk details the exact reason why he quit Leeds as he is unveiled as new Middlesbrough boss

Garry Monk admits the pressure is on to bounce Boro back into the Premier League – as he revealed why he quit Leeds .<p>The new Middlesbrough manager …

Zlatan Ibrahimovic Set To Join LA Galaxy Following Manchester United Release

Zlatan Ibrahimovic is believed to be close to agreeing a deal that would see him sign for his ninth club – with Major League Soccer side LA Galaxy …

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Ragnar Sigurdsson baffled by lack of offers for Fulham's Ryan Sessegnon amid Tottenham interest

Sessegnon was named in the Championship team of the season.<p>Fulham defender Ragnar Sigurdsson is not surprised by the interest in Tottenham and …

Andre Silva undergoes AC Milan medical ahead of €38m move

The Serie A side have taken advantage of the financial struggles of the youngster's club to prise him away for much less than his release clause value<p>AC Milan are closing in on the signing of talented Porto attacker Andre Silva, with the 21-year-old striker having undergone a medical at their La …

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Move to Crystal Palace 'worst decision', says striker Adebayor | Reuters

(Reuters) - Striker Emmanuel Adebayor has said his move to Premier League side Crystal Palace in 2016 was the “worst decision” of his career.<p>Football Soccer - Arsenal v Crystal Palace - Barclays Premier League - Emirates Stadium - 17/4/16 Crystal Palace's Emmanuel Adebayor warms up Action Images …

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Ronaldinho to play for Barcelona Legends against Manchester United Legends in Nou Camp return

Ronaldinho is set to return to the Nou Camp this summer to play for Barcelona Legends.<p>The Brazilian icon will turn out against Manchester United for …

Ander Herrera brilliantly disobeyed Jose Mourinho’s orders in Manchester United’s Europa League final win

Ander Herrera risked getting on the wrong side of Jose Mourinho when he disobeyed his manager’s instructions in Manchester United’s Europa League …

Barcelona: Summer signings to win La Liga

Not only was former Barcelona boss Luis Enrique criticised for his style of play, his dealings in the transfer market came under some scrutiny too as …

Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos admits Alvaro Morata could leave the club amid Manchester United rumours

Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos has admitted that he does not know if Alvaro Morata will still be at the club next season, as Manchester United look …

Ronaldo and Messi feature in Premier League target Lacazette's dream team

The Lyon forward, linked to Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester United, took to social media to reveal his ultimate XI<p>Premier League target Alexandre Lacazette has revealed his ultimate XI, with Lionel Messi and Ronaldo spearheading his team.<p>The Lyon striker, who scored 37 goals last season, is …

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Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho reveals perfect birthday gift as he prepares to captain Brazil for the first time

Philippe Coutinho has revealed exactly what he wants for his birthday – as he prepares to captain his country for the first time.<p>The Liverpool man is …

Why Cristiano Ronaldo's Champions League Final Performance Gave Him More Than Just Another Medal

Cristiano Ronaldo is probably the best European football player of all time. His weight of goals is unsurpassed, his trophy cabinet is bigger than …

Man City outcast Hart will find a top club, says Given

The England No.1 says there have been no serious offers for him so far this summer, yet he has been backed by the former Republic of Ireland keeper<p>Shay Given has backed former Manchester City team-mate Joe Hart to find a Premier League side for next season.<p><b>Gundogan backs Sane for big season</b><p>Hart has …

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Indian Super League expands with two new franchises | Reuters

(Reuters) - The Indian Super League (ISL) has been expanded to 10 teams next season from the current eight, organisers of the franchise-based soccer competition said on Monday.<p>FILE PHOTO - A waiter walks past a logo of Indian Super League before a news conference during the domestic player auction …

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Football transfer rumours: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain to join Liverpool for £40m?

It’s amazing what an international break can do. Bored chief executives or bored journalists could probably be more creative than check the weekend’s goalscorers and then link them with a big-bucks move to that of their rivals, but that isn’t really the lay of the land. So fresh from smashing a …

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Arsenal’s summer transfer needs: Finding a striker is a must

Arsenal finished outside of the top four for the first time in the Arsene Wenger era. Here’s who they should target to get back into the title race …

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The 8 teams contesting the Confederations Cup in Russia

A look at the eight teams competing in the June 17-July 2 Confederations Cup, Russia's dress rehearsal for the 2018 World Cup. FIFA ranking in …

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Diego Costa hints at Chelsea unrest over Antonio Conte’s ruthless text-message breakup

Diego Costa has criticised the manner in which Antonio Conte ruthlessly axed him, but says his team-mates still want him to remain at Chelsea as he …

Manchester City Transfer News: Kyle Walker Talks with Tottenham Rumoured

Manchester City are reportedly "set to begin talks" with Tottenham Hotspur regarding the transfer of England right-back Kyle Walker, who has been linked with a move to the Etihad Stadium.<p>Lyall Thomas of Sky Sports reported City's move for the 27-year-old "could come as early as this week," with the …

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'I have a contract with Liverpool' - Coutinho rejects Barcelona speculation

The Brazilian has again been linked with move to the Catalan club, only to dismiss the reports and reiterate his commitment to the Reds<p>Liverpool star Philippe Coutinho has moved to distance himself from a move to Barcelona, insisting his focus remains with the Anfield club.<p><b>Liverpool chase £50</b> …

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5 Players That Liverpool Should Target To Raise Their Game In Premier League 2017-18

Liverpool finished 4th this season with 76 points. With Champions League football back at Anfield, the Reds would be looking to strengthen their …

Report: Lyon's Lacazette will cost Arsenal €55M

Arsenal's bid to strengthen its attacking core won't come cheap.<p>After AS Monaco reportedly rejected a bid worth €100 million (£88.5 million) for …

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Arsenal should pay Alexis Sanchez whatever it takes to stop him joining Manchester City, says Ray Parlour

Former Arsenal player Ray Parlour has urged the club to pay Alexis Sanchez whatever he wants in a last-ditch attempt to keep the star at the Emirates …

Barcelona transfer rumors: Marco Verratti asks to leave PSG with Blaugrana circling

The Italian midfielder would give Barca something they’re lacking, but he might not be in their price range.<p>We've reached the part of the summer where transfer rumors have completely taken over and done away with the real news. One of the biggest ones yet came out on Monday, <b>with Marco Verratti</b> …

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Soccer: Iran celebrates as national team earns World Cup spot | Reuters

(Reuters) - Iran celebrated on Monday as the country’s national soccer team qualified for next year’s World Cup finals by beating Uzbekistan 2-0 with goals from Sardar Azmoun and Mehdi Taremi.<p>Azmoun’s goal midway through the first half at the Azadi Stadium put them on track to qualify for a place …

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What next for England: what happens to U20 World Cup winners?