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Cantona offers shelter to migrants

Former Manchester United star Eric Cantona says he will make one of his homes available to migrants arriving in France. Cantona told France Inter radio Tuesday that he is setting up a scheme with authorities in Marseille to lend a 50 square meter house, along with a large garden, to people fleeing war and poverty in the Middle East and Africa. Cantona, who said he is committing himself...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Manchester United: Memphis Depay could be all-time great

When he discovered that Angel di Maria would be leaving Old Trafford, Memphis Depay wanted to wear the number 7 on his kit. He wanted to don the number that so many club greats had worn, including George Best, Eric Cantona and Cristiano Ronaldo. That day, he went to manager Louis van Gaal and asked that the number be his. For Manchester United, the number 7 represents greatness....
August 19, 2015  |  Discuss

United legend Cantona to buy share of non-league club Bath City

Eric Cantona has backed the planned supporters' buy-out of non-league Bath City and revealed he will purchase a share of the club. Fans of the Vanarama National League South side are aiming to raise between £750,000 to £1.25m to complete a takeover and run it as community-owned asset. Film director and City supporter Ken Loach launched the 'Big Bath City Bid'' (BBCB) in June...
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July 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Eric Cantona sues New York Cosmos, alleges breach of contract

NEW YORK -- Former Manchester United forward Eric Cantona has sued the New York Cosmos, saying the club never delivered on promises to pay him and provide a share of equity in the club. Cantona made the claims in a lawsuit filed Tuesday in Manhattan federal court. He asked for nearly a million dollars in salary that he says he is owed, along with a 4 percent equity interest. A Cosmos...
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May 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Spain did not win the World Cup; Catalonia did, says Eric Cantona

Former Manchester United striker Eric Cantona has courted controversy by suggesting that Spain’s 2010 World Cup victory was a product of the influence of Barcelona players on the team. The legendary French footballer was speaking ahead of the Laureus Sports Awards, which take place in Shanghai on Wednesday. His comments will rile up emotions between sections of people because...
Via World Soccer Talk
April 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Cantona believes Manchester United can win title next season

Eric Cantona says Manchester United are on track to win the Premier League next season. The Old Trafford legend labelled his former club "kings of the city" after Sunday's 4-2 victory over Manchester City lifted them four points clear of their neighbors into third place in the table. And Cantona, who scored 64 goals in 143 appearances for United between 1992-97, believes the players...
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April 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Manchester United Legend Eric Cantona Arrested For Alleged Assault (Photo)

It seems that Manchester United’s retired stars aren’t immune from the troubles the club is having this season. Former Manchester United hero Eric Cantona, 47, was arrested Wednesday afternoon for allegedly assaulting a man during an altercation in North London. “Police were called to Regents Park Road, NW1, at 12.55pm on Wednesday March 12, following reports of an assault...
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Crystal Palace vs Manchester United: Listen to Our Live Commentary From 12:15pm-2:30pm ET

Nineteen years after Eric Cantona kung fu kicked a spectator in the crowd at Selhurst Park, Manchester United return to Crystal Palace in a much different scenario. That season, Crystal Palace were relegated while Manchester United lost the title on the final day of the season to Blackburn Rovers. This season, the Eagles have flown out of the relegation zone while United are off...
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February 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Shia LaBeouf Quotes Eric Cantona In ‘Nymphomaniac’ Press Conference (Video)

We’re not sure why it took nearly 20 years for someone to do this, but we’re thankful Shia LaBeouf did what he did. LaBeouf made headlines around last weekend for his seemingly bizarre recreation of one of the most famous press conferences in soccer history: Eric Cantona’s famous “trawler” press conference. LaBeouf was participating in a press conference in Berlin ahead...
February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

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