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So This Is What Jose Mourinho’s ‘Weakened’ Chelsea Team Will Look Like Against Liverpool

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has toyed with the idea of fielding a weakened team against Liverpool in the biggest Premier League match of the season. If Liverpool wins the match at Anfield on Sunday and Manchester City drop points against Crystal Palace that same day, the Reds can clinch its first-ever Premier League title on May 5 against Crystal Palace. But while there’s been...
Via World Soccer Talk
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Asamoah assist not enough to avoid Juventus defeat in Europa League clash at Benfica

Kwadwo Asamoah provided the assist for Carlos Tevez’s goalBy Ameenu ShardowFollow on Twitter @alooameenuGhana midfielder Kwadwo Asamoah made a significant contribution to help Juventus in their 2-1 defeat to Benfica in the first leg of their Europa League clash on Wednesday night.The Black Stars playmaker provided the assist for Carlos Tevez to equalize for the Italian champions...
Via Ghanasoccernet
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David Moyes Out, Ryan Giggs In For Now At Manchester United (Podcast)

David Moyes’ reign as Manchester United’s manager came to an abrupt halt Tuesday when he was fired after just 10 months on the job. Manchester United axed Moyes for presiding over a spectacular fall from grace. The Red Devils have slid from last season’s first-place finish all the way down to seventh place, where they currently sit with four games to play. Manchester United...
Via NESN.com
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Possible Manchester United Starting Line up against Norwich

Possible Manchester United Starting Line up against Norwich - originally posted on Soccerlens.com After the unceremonious sacking of David Moyes in midweek, Ryan Giggs takes charge of Manchester United as the Red Devils take on relegation threatened Norwich City on Saturday. The 40 year old who has been given the charge on an interim basis took his first training session at Aon...
Via Soccerlens
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Serie A Preview: Inter v Napoli

Rafael Benitez faces Inter at the San Siro on Saturday for the first time since they sacked him as Napoli […]
Via Soccer News
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Rossi ready to return

Giuseppe Rossi is fit and ready to make his Fiorentina return following a knee injury, according to his agent. The […]
Via Soccer News
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World Cup: will Landon Donovan make the roster?

  Landon Donovan is a 32-year-old American soccer player currently playing for the MLS team L.A. Galaxy and representing the country nationally with the USMNT. Donovan has played with Everton and Bayern Munich in the English Primer League before coming back to the MLS. He excels at forward and winger, but can also play in the central midfield. He has worn the starts and stripes...
Via isportsweb.com
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Chelsea plot move for €21m PSG winger

Chelsea plot move for €21m PSG winger - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Chelsea are plotting a summer swoop to land dazzling Argentine Ezequiel Lavezzi from reigning French Ligue One Champions Paris St Germain, according to Italy’s Sky Sports reporter Gianluca Di Marzio. Lavezzi, Chelsea e Galatasaray si muovono. E l’agente a breve vedrà il Psg… http://t.co/w1rRThN61T...
Via Soccerlens
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

David Moyes tipped by Roberto Martinez to make swift return to management

In the wake of David Moyes‘ firing by Manchester United, Everton manager Roberto Martinez has tipped his predecessor at Goodison Park for a swift return to management. “I am sure he will be ready to get into another job and I am sure he won’t have a lack of offers,” Martinez said. “He will always be well thought of and we will always be thankful of the job he did at our...
Via Pro Sports Daily
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Cabaye closing in on second Ligue 1 title

Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Yohan Cabaye is relishing the prospect of picking up the second Ligue 1 title of his career. […]
Via Soccer News
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Carlo Ancelotti: get to know a Manchester United Manager Candidate

Could former Chelsea Manager and current Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti be the man to replace David Moyes at Manchester United? It’s a question now to see who will be successor to Ryan Giggs, who will serve as Caretaker Manager to finish out the Premier League season. As of now, Louis van Gaal is the favorite, and we’ve written extensively already about his prospects. We...
Via The Sports Bank
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Arsene Wenger WILL sign new Arsenal contract - and is planning a huge summer spending spree

Arsene Wenger will sign a new Arsenal contract, and is proving it by planning a huge spending spree in the summer transfer window. Wenger has left Arsenal in no doubt that he is staying because he is lining up big transfer targets as he looks to strengthen his squad for a title challenge next season. Gunners boss Wenger, 64, has kept fans guessing about his future because he has...
Via Pro Sports Daily
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Suarez fan dreams of Manchester United move

Suarez fan dreams of Manchester United move - originally posted on Soccerlens.com FC Zurich’s U-17 striker Dimitri Oberlin Mfomo recently admitted that he dreams to play for Manchester United or Juventus one day, but it is Luis Suarez who inspires him the most. The Swiss International spoke his heart out in an interview with Serie A pundit and staff journalist of  Gianluca...
Via Soccerlens
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

David Moyes: Portrait of a Scapegoat

David Moyes: Portrait of a Scapegoat - originally posted on Soccerlens.com When the news was confirmed early on Tuesday morning that Manchester United boss David Moyes had been sacked, it sadly came as no surprise as the writing had been on the wall for a while. The champions had 27 fewer points than they did after 35 games last season. However the fact that United actually pulled...
Via Soccerlens
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Manchester United: Sacking Moyes was inevitable

It was both surprising and unsurprising in equal measures, but Manchester United’s decision to sack manager David Moyes on Tuesday was inevitable. The heir to Sir Alex Ferguson was always going to have a tough task to replicate the great Scot’s achievements at Old Trafford, but Moyes left the Glazer family with no choice. Since arriving at the Manchester club from Everton in...
Via isportsweb.com
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Roman Abramovich backs Jose Mourinho's plan to field 'B team' in Anfield showdown

Roman Abramovich has given his blessing to Jose Mourinho’s controversial plan to rest an entire XI in Chelsea’s showdown with Liverpool – even if it means surrendering the Premier League title. Abramovich and his board will not prevent their manager making wholesale changes for the trip to Anfield on Sunday after Mourinho claimed that anything else would jeopardise the club’s...
Via Pro Sports Daily
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Suarez excited over Liverpool potential

Luis Suarez is excited about the potential of his Liverpool team-mates, and has nothing but praise for team captain Steven […]
Via Soccer News
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Olic signs new Wolfsburg deal

Ivica Olic has ended speculation over his future by penning a new two-year deal with Bundesliga outfit Wolfsburg. The Croatia […]
Via Soccer News
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Manchester United set sights on Paris Saint-Germain's Edinson Cavani

Manchester United intend to plough ahead with their transfer business during the potentially long process of waiting for a new manager to start – almost three months in Louis van Gaal's case – and their extensive inquiries include exploring the possibility of whether Paris Saint-Germain might sell Edinson Cavani. United confidently expect to close a deal of around £30m...
Via Pro Sports Daily
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

David Moyes Hot Favorite To Become Next Newcastle Manager

If it’s true that Mike Ashley tried to hire David Moyes twice – once when Kevin Keegan left the club in September of 2008, and then again when Chris Hughton was ruthlessly sacked in December of 2010, as reported in the Telegraph today, then there’s a good chance that if the last three results of […]
Via Newcastle United FC Blog
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Suarez: We have surprised ourselves

Luis Suarez believes Liverpool have surprised even themselves as they charge towards a first league title in 24 years. Brendan […]
Via Soccer News
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Messi will shine in right ´climate´, Sabella insists

Argentina coach Alejandro Sabella has urged his side to create the right “climate” to allow Lionel Messi to flourish at […]
Via Soccer News
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Van Gaal Clear Favorite to be the new Manchester United Manager

David Moyes is history, and the question arises – who will replace him? Ryan Giggs took over the club, and immediately called Nicky Butt and Paul Scholes to work together, and be the caretakers of the club. It ... Read More
Via FutnSoccer
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Van Persie Key In Defining Next Manchester United Coach

The news dominating the Premier League was the sacking of David Moyes. Moyes simply didn’t manage to find his way in one of the biggest clubs in the world and after many disappointing results, the split-up was inevitable. Until ... Read More
Via FutnSoccer
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Pardew – This Is The Position We’ll Be In This Summer

Alan Pardew is surprisingly the Premier League’s second longest serving manager, after being in the job at Newcastle United for three years and five months, and that’s the longest anybody has served as a Newcastle manager since Sir Bobby Robson managed the club for five years from 1999 through 2004. Alan Pardew – under pressure […]
Via Newcastle United FC Blog
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

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