Manchester United: Monaco star dreams of Old Trafford

Manchester United: Monaco star dreams of Old Trafford - originally posted on Soccerlens.comMonaco full-back Layvin Kurzawa has admitted his desire to one day play for Manchester United, saying that the struggling champions are ‘the club of my dreams’. Kurzawa, 21, is one of the rising stars in France, is known for his penchant to attack, and has been one of Monaco’s key...
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March 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Eriksson reveals Fergie row

Sven-Goran Eriksson has lifted the lid on his World Cup row with Sir Alex Ferguson after missing out on the chance to take over as Manchester United's manager. Eriksson confirms in his new autobiography he was approached to take over from Ferguson as far back as 2002, four years before a bitter row ensued over Wayne Rooney's inclusion in England's World Cup squad. Rooney...
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November 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Monaco put four past Montpellier

Monaco cruised to a 4-1 victory over 10-man Montpellier in the French league on Sunday with a hat trick for Emmanuel Riviere. Radamel Falcao gave Monaco a deserved lead from the penalty spot in the 18th minute after Lucas Ocampos was fouled by Siaka Tiene. Montpellier leveled six minutes later when Victor Montano beat Monaco defender Ricardo Carvalho to head in Benjamin Stambouli...
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August 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Andre Ayew Confident About Marseille Title Chances This Season

Andre Ayew is confident Marseille will win the Lique 1 title Andre Ayew is confident Marseille will reclaim the French Lique 1 title from mega spenders Paris Saint- Germain after they got their campaign off to a flier. Marseille have struggled to attract many big stars to their fold this term with Monaco and PSG splashing the cash to bring in top stars. Having gained promotion from...
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August 13, 2013  |  Discuss

5 things to know about Monaco

Five things to know about Monaco, which is back in the top flight after two years in the French second division and is expected to be Paris Saint-Germain's biggest rival this season: THE BIG STAR Using club president Dmitry Rybolovlev's nearly unlimited financial resources, Monaco has been busy in the transfer market and has recruited several football stars. Top of that...
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August 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Giorgio Chiellini snubs Real Madrid interest

Giorgio Chiellini snubs Real Madrid interest - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Juventus centre-back Giorgio Chiellini has dismissed talk of a summer exit amid rumours of Real Madrid preparing a bid for the defender. New Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti has made Giorgio Chiellini his summer target, after defender Ricardo Carvalho left the La Liga runners-up to join AS Monaco, and...
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August 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Porto: The Dragons carry on as normal to survive through the lunacy

This summer’s European transfer market has been littered with moves that have involved nauseating sums of money, further illustrating the gap between the haves and the have nots as UEFA tries in vain with their Financial Fair Play regulations to bind the richest clubs, failing to prevent the inflation of the transfer market from spiralling out of control. It is Monaco who are the...
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August 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Can David Luiz become the next Ricardo Carvalho of Chelsea?

Can David Luiz become the next Ricardo Carvalho of Chelsea? - originally posted on Soccerlens.comThe future of David Luiz has been well speculated in the media. The Brazilian has been linked with several European heavy weights like PSG, Barcelona and Bayern Munich, amid suggestions that Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho harbours doubt over his defensive pedigree and could be looking to...
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July 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Radamel Falcao denies fake age claims

Monaco striker Radamel Falcao says there is no truth in a bizarre story to have circulated about his age. The Colombian joined Monaco earlier in the summer for £53million, with manager Claudio Ranieri recruiting a striker whose age was listed as 27. However, reports in the South American media had suggested the former Atletico Madrid man was actually two years older, something...
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July 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Carvalho aiming to carry on

Ricardo Carvalho is looking to extend his playing career beyond his new one-year contract with Monaco. The former Chelsea defender joined the big-spending French club after finishing a three-year contract at Real Madrid. The 35-year-old spent much of his final season at the Spanish giants on the side-lines, but seems invigorated by the prospect of playing in Ligue 1 for Monaco...
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July 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Falcao defends Monaco move

Radamel Falcao is convinced he has made the right decision in signing for Monaco . The Colombian forward was the subject of interest throughout last season from major clubs including Manchester United, Chelsea, Real Madrid and Paris St Germain, but in the end opted for the Ligue 1 outfit from the Mediterranean Principality, owned by Russian billionaire Dmitry Rybolovlev. The move...
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July 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Monaco sign midfielder Toulalan

Monaco have continued their summer spending spree with the signing of France international Jeremy Toulalan from Malaga . The 29-year-old midfielder has penned a two-year contract with Monaco with the option of a further year on top, the newly-promoted Ligue 1 club have announced on their website. Toulalan, who will be presented by his new club on Monday, joins the likes of Radamel...
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July 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Monaco signs midfielder Toulalan from Malaga

Monaco has signed France midfielder Jeremy Toulalan from Malaga as part of its ongoing squad overhaul ahead of its return to France's topflight. Monaco says on its website that Toulalan has agreed to a two-year contract with an option of a third year. The 29-year-old Toulalan was with Malaga for the last two seasons, helping it qualify for the Champions League for the first...
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July 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Monaco move for Monachello

Monaco have signed a second young striker in as many days with the capture of Gaetano Monachello from Olympiakos Nicosia. The 19-year-old Italian's arrival follows Sunday's signing of Anthony Martial from Lyon and he joined up with his new team-mates as they began pre-season training today in Italy. The 6ft 1in frontman emerged from Inter Milan's youth system and earned...
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July 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Ac Milan Open Talks With Monaco Over Kevin Prince Boateng Transfer- Report

Kevin-Prince Boateng has been linked with Monaco. Big-spending Monaco have begun discussions with AC Milan over the transfer of Kevin-Prince Boateng, the Gazzetta dello Sport has reported. Milan vice-president Adriano Galliani was expected in the Principality of Monaco on Tuesday to meet officials of the promoted French Ligue 1 side. The Rossoneri will be prepared to release the...
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June 19, 2013  |  Discuss

European Summer Transfer Update

With the summer transfer window, what you see is not always what you get. Or hardly what you get, for that matter. It’s a time of swirling rumors, hawkish agents and millions upon millions of Euros spent by those clubs fortunate to have an owner’s checkbook at their disposal. Football Transfer League recently produced an interesting graphic that shows the veracity of transfer...
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June 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Micheal Essien’s African Xi Beat World Xi 4-2 In Charity Match

Players marching onto the field for the charity match Michael Essien led an Africa XI select side to beat a Michael Ballack World XI select side 4-2 at the Accra Sports Stadium on Saturday in a charity match. The match dubbed Game of Hope featured star player Ricardo Carvalho, Djibril Cisse, Lomana Lualua and Florent Malouda for the World XI side. The African select side paraded...
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June 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Michael Essien’s Superstar Friends Pledge Support For Game Of Hope

Essien with Real Madrid ace Marcelo Michael Essien has released a latest promotional video for his upcoming charity game featuring several football stars from real Madrid and Chelsea. The video features Cristiano Ronaldo, Marcelo, Sami Khedira, Mikel Obi, Ricardo Carvalho, Petr Cech, Mesut Ozil, Paulo Fereirra, Luka Modric and Jose Mourinho all pledging their support for the ‘Game...
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June 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Monaco Close To Signing a World Class Defender

(@Suarez&GerrardFans) The recently promoted French team has been on a signing tear all around Europe. Monaco, attractive because of its tax breaks on salaries, has become a popular destination for world class player. Since being promoted to the Ligue 1, Monaco has been going through a rebuilding process that has seen many expensive signing and many world class players join....
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June 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Essien To Arrive On Friday With World Superstars For Charity Match

Michael Essien is hosting his second charity game in Accra By Ameenu Shardow Michael Essien will arrive in Ghana on Friday evening alongside a host of world superstars for his charity game on Saturday. The Ghana international has just completed his season’s-long loan spell at Real Madrid and is currently gathering his friends for the Game of Hope on June 8 in Accra. The world...
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June 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Ex-dutch Midfielder George Boateng Confirms He Is Coming For Essien’s Game Of Hope

George Boateng says he will play in Michael Essien’s Game of Hope. Ex-Dutch midfielder George Boateng has confirmed he will play in next Saturday’s Michael Essien Game of Hope Charity match in Accra. Boateng will be among a host of retired and active stars expected in the country this week for the match. Ricardo Carvalho, Luka Modric, Djibril Cisse and others have confirmed their...
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June 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Carvalho Happy For Essien’s Reunion With Mourinho At Chelsea

Michael Essien celebrated his goal with Jose Mourinho By Ameenu Shardow Ricardo Carvalho is happy for Michael Essien as he leaves Real Madrid to reunite with Jose Mourinho at Chelsea. The Portuguese defender who himself will be joining AS Monaco next season had a rare 90 minutes run out alongside the Ghana international in the final La Liga match against Osasuna on Saturday. Essien...
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June 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Monaco reaches deal to sign Falcao

Monaco says it has reached an agreement with Atletico Madrid to sign Colombia striker Radamel Falcao on a five-year deal. The club announced the agreement on its website. No financial details were given by either club, but the cost of the transfer is estimated at €50 million to €60 million ($65 million to $78 million), with an annual salary of €14 million ($18.2 million) ...
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May 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Monaco confident of signing striker Radamel Falcao

Monaco's sporting director says the club is close to agreeing a deal to sign Atletico Madrid striker Radamel Falcao. Speaking on RMC radio on Thursday, Vadim Vasilyev says ''things are progressing well, but it's not finalized yet, there are still some details to sort out.'' He adds ''we will be very happy when he signs. He really believes in the future...
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May 30, 2013  |  Discuss

AS Monaco: The Red and White having to fight the contempt in order to play beautiful

AS Monaco mean business. Having just secured their return to Ligue 1 after a two-year absence, they have immediately launched their bid to drown out the competition by means of big spending with the help of their oligarch owner, Russian Dmitry Rybovlev. Paris St Germain and their Qatari billionaires marched to the title last season and Monaco have identified the only way of beating...
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May 29, 2013  |  Discuss

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