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Sergio Ramos, Real Madrid Legend with 600 Games | – Football Article

Sergio Ramos arrived to the milestone of 600 games with the Real Madrid t-shirt in a legendary stadium for Los Blancos, where they won the 7th Champions League against Juventus in the game that was a turning point for their history. In the first leg of the Last 16 round of this competition, they continued making history with a suffered victory (1-2) against Ajax, getting closer to the quarter-finals. Sergio Ramos was the main protagonist for many reasons. The first…

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Soccer Predictions 17.02.2019 | PPsoccer – Football Article

Free Soccer Predictions And Betting Tips For 17 February 2019 Starting in Teams Our Pick Odds W/L FRANCE: Ligue 1 16:00 GMT+2 Bordeaux vs Toulouse 1 1,90 16:00 GMT+2 Caen vs Strasbourg 2 2,35 16:00 GMT+2 Lille vs Montpellier X 3.40 18:00 GMT+2 Reims vs Rennes X 3.20 22:00 GMT+2 St Etienne vs Paris SG 2 1.62 GERMANY: Bundesliga 16:30 GMT+2 Eintracht Frankfurt vs B. Monchengladbach 1 2.35 19:00 GMT+2 Bayer Leverkusen vs Dusseldorf 1 1.47 ITALY: Serie A 13:30 GMT+2 Spal vs…

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VIDEO: Pochettino explains the “only problem” Tottenham have – Football Article

Mauricio Pochettino was keen to play down his own contribution to Tottenham’s impressive 3-0 victory over Borussia Dortmund on Wednesday night. Goals from Son Heung-min, Jan Vertonghen and Fernando Llorente saw the hosts put one foot in the Champions League quarter-finals. During his pre-match interview, the Spurs boss refused to take credit for selecting Serge Aurier and Vertonghen as wing-backs, a tactic that worked perfectly on the night. Instead, Pochettino praised his players and explained the “only problem” Tottenham have…

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Winter Break – Out in the cold or warmed to? – Football Article

After much debate and many years of suggestion, a winter break has finally been decided for the Premier League starting during the 2019/20 season. Many were keen on this idea, but now it is a certainty, will fans feel differently towards an interruption in their football season and do our players really need a break? It will of course of be a case of ‘suck it and see’, many questions will be answered once the break is up and running…

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Chelsea skipper Gary Cahill accused of leaking dressing room information – Football Article

Catherine Ivill/Getty Images Chelsea captain has been accused of leaking dressing room information to the media by Blues fans on Twitter. What do YOU think? In case you missed it, Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri has been accused of some pretty awful treatment of Gary Cahill. Sarri is thought to have barely spoken to the Englishman since being appointed, despite allowing him to keep the captain’s armband. READ MORE: Full story as Gary Cahill turns on manager Maurizio Sarri This…

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Review: The Soccer Player In The Closet – Football Article

Playwright Ryan Oliveira uses soccer, eSports to explore complex questions of family & identity Photo by Matthew Gregory Hollis, courtesy of Nothing Without A Company The names of the characters in Ryan Oliveira’s new play, The Soccer Player in the Closet, will be very familiar to most Howler readers. Cristiano. Bastian. Cobi. And indeed, Oliveira’s footballers vie for glory and bury dramatic penalty shots, but on a much smaller stage. Their names were chosen with great intention. “I wanted to…

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Report – Chelsea join race to sign Serbian attacker – Football Article

Chelsea have reportedly joined a number of European football’s top club in the race to sign Eintracht Frankfurt forward Luka Jovic, according to German newspaper Bild. The 21-year-old Serbian has emerged as one of the most highly-rated forwards in Europe, with the Benfica star scoring 14 goals and registering three assists in 19 league outings on loan at Eintracht Frankfurt. The Bundesliga outfit are expected to sign Jovic in the summer on a permanent deal, but that will not stop…

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Three Reasons Why Manchester United’s Elimination From Champions League Would Not Hurt Too Bad – Football Article

Manchester United maybe lost their first match under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, but the run they have made before that is not erased. Results are still far better than anyone could have imagined some two months ago and the team is in a great position to end up in top four of the Premier League. Sure, it will still be a huge battle for the Devils, as they are not that far ahead of Chelsea and Arsenal, but compared to where…

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Fútbol Sin Fronteras Granada Celebrates La Carerra por la Niña | Soccer Without Borders – Football Article

  The Carerra por la Niña (Race for the Girl) is a community project that began in 2014 inspired by youth from one of FSF’s team, FC Sweet Lake. Team members Guadalupe, Johana, Daniela, Eliana, and Alejandra proposed the idea to host a race in order to promote the development and leadership skills among the girls and encourage participation in the community.    “The community project race for the girl was an idea that we decided on as a group. The project…

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Media Player Ratings- How did West Ham’s players fare against Crystal Palace? – Football Article

West Ham halted their four game losing streak on the road across all competitions with a hard fought 1-1 win against Crystal Palace over the weekend. The Hammers opted to field the same XI that had drawn against table toppers Liverpool. They dominated the first half, with Felipe Anderson looking unstoppable as he pulled the strings on attack. The visitors went in 1-0 ahead at the break, with Mark Noble converting from the spot after Guaita had fouled Michail Antonio…

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Barcelona followers fume after essential announcement – Football Article

Barcelona have confirmed that coach Ernesto Valverde has agreed a one-year extension on his contract, with an choice for one more 12 months. As confirmed within the club’s statement, the settlement is already in place with the signing of the contract set for Friday as Valverde seems to be forward to no less than an extra 12 months in cost to that on his earlier deal. SEE MORE: Key factor which could force Barcelona to launch swoop for €75m-rated starlet Having led…

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Klopp Believes Liverpool Can Still Win The League ~ The Football Hub – Football Article

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp still believes The Reds can lift the Premier League title at the end of the season despite their position on the log. Klopp who is currently in South Africa took part in a fans’ question and answer session where he said “there are two teams who are owned by a Country in Europe, so it makes it difficult to win the Champions League. But in England, we can win the Premier League, but we need a…

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‘NE14 A Free Shirt?’ – AFC Fylde Offer Complimentary Goodie Bags To Three Young Fans Who Pranked Stadium Announcer (Photos) – Football Article

Photo: AFC Fylde AFC Fylde have plied three young fans with free stuff after the “cunning” trio pulled a prank on the club’s stadium announcer that ended up going viral earlier in the week. During their 4-1 win over Ramsbottom United in the FA Trophy, Fylde were asked to put out an emergency message over the PA system to report a blocked car in the car-park outside. Unfortunately, they didn’t read the registration number out loud to themselves before attempting…

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Finished: Real Betis 1-1 Milan | Rossoneri Blog – Football Article

Team news: Real Betis were without Javi García, while Milan had to do without the suspended Samu Castillejo as well as without Alessandro Plizzari, Davide Calabria, Mattia Caldara, Andrea Conti, Stefan Simić, Ivan Strinić, Lucas Biglia, Giacomo Bonaventura, Gonzalo Higuaín. Kickoff time for Matchday 4 of the Europa League was 21:00 CET / Italy time at Estadio Benito Villamarín. Goals: Lo Celso (12′), Suso (62′) Real Betis (3-5-2) – Quique SetiénPau López; Aïssa Mandi, Marc Bartra, Zouhair Feddal; Cristian Tello,…

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Premier League Title Race Swings Back In Manchester City’s Favour – Football Article

Manchester City are back in control of their own destiny at the top of the Premier League table. A run of three successive wins has helped Pep Guardiola’s side to climb back on level terms with Liverpool in the title race – and momentum is certainly with the Blues. It would be fair to state that the pendulum has swung back in favour of City once again. The Blues are on the verge of something special and it would be…

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Tottenham Hotspur v Borussia Dortmund preview: Why Spurs must be wary of dangerous Champions League opponent – Football Article

Tottenham v Borussia Dortmund // 13th February – 20.00 (UK time) // Champions League 2018/19 last 16 1st leg knockout round Borussia Dortmund – Season so far Among the three German teams facing English opposition in this season’s Champions League round of 16, Borussia Dortmund are having the best season so far. They top the Bundesliga by five points, have scored more goals than anyone else in Germany (54 goals in 21 games played) and are playing a brand…

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VAN DIJK SCORES WINNER ON DEBUT FOR THE REDS – Football Article

Liverpool’s record new signing, Virgil van Dijk scored the winner for Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool against Everton at Anfield in a hard-fought victory against the wily old fox Sam Allardyce in the FA Cup. The £75 million signing had an impressive debut which was crowned with a fine headed goal from an Oxlade-Chamberlain corner late in the game where James Milner had opened Liverpool’s account with a well taken penalty, in the first half, in which Liverpool looked comfortable.  Everton’s doggedness…

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#footballfinance Marble Halls football finance – Why are summer window transfer window prices inflated? – marblehallstv – Football Article

We’re all reeling from the inflated prices. Lukaku, prior to his actual move, was quoted as worth £100m (and a world record no less). Mbappe of Monaco has been quoted at £150m in some sources, which would be way above the current world record for Paul Pogba (£89m).   So why is this happening? It’s because of general inflation. The Premier League is not the only league with more money. It has the most money of any league in the…

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MLS Front-Office Efficiency: 2018 edition – Football Article

The 2018 Major League Soccer regular season ended five weeks ago, and the MLS Cup final is here in Atlanta this weekend!  It’s time for a new edition of the Front-Office Efficiency table. The efficiency metric is version 4.0 which was developed in 2015.  You can read more about the process here, but I’ll give a brief description. Front-Office Efficiency is the ratio between a team’s usable payroll (total annualized pay pro-rated by player availability multiplied by the percentage of team…

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Julen Lopetegui reveals Premier League job desire – Football Article

Where will Lopetegui end up? Former Real Madrid boss Julen Lopetegui has hinted at a potential move to the Premier League as he waits in the wings for a new job. Lopetegui was one of the biggest talking points over the summer. He was expected to take charge of Spain’s World Cup campaign but was fired just days before the competition started. This came after it was revealed Lopetegui had already agreed to succeed Zinedine Zidane as the next Real…

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BATE Borisov v Arsenal – live blog – Football Article

Join us this eebening for live blog coverage of our Europa League clash against BATE Borisov – kick off 17.55 We’ve got up the second live text commentary, updates, goal clips, observations and occasionally witty asides. If you want to join the chat, register an Arseblog Live account. To do that, go to Arseblog Live – click login on the top right, and then choose ‘sign up’ to complete the process with your username/password, or you can use your Twitter,…

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Chelsea willing to pay £40million to win race for Benfica striker – Football Article

Chelsea have entered the race to sign Benfica striker Luka Jovic, according to The Sun. The 21-year-old is currently on loan at Frankfurt where he is enjoying a prolific season with 19 goals from 27 matches in all competitions. Real Madrid and Barcelona are thought to be two admirers of the young Serbian but it’s reported that the Stamford Bridge club are prepared to pay £40million to strike a deal. It’s claimed under-fire Blues boss Maurizio Sarri has pinpointed the forward…

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Guardiola big decision dilemma, unable to find an answer!? – Football Article

Share Tweet Share Share Email Go strong and win the game, or take the risk and rotate the pack? Guardiola in dilemma for City’s squad… It’s a problem Pep Guardiola has faced before ahead of cup ties, but when he comes to prepare his Manchester City side for the FA Cup game against Newport on Saturday, there is no obvious solution that is presenting itself. Pep Guardiola must choose how many first team players to rotate. City travel to South Wales looking to…

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Concacaf announces Yahoo Sports to stream Champions League broadcasts – Football Article

Concacaf announced Thursday that Yahoo Sports will stream the 2019 Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League on its iOS and android apps, plus YahooSports.com. The tournament begins in five days. In 2018, Concacaf and Verizon announced a ground-breaking multi-platform media rights deal to distribute Concacaf tournaments across Verizon’s digital media platforms, which include Yahoo Sports. The deal gave Verizon exclusive English language rights to distribute multiple Confederation tournaments in the United States Those who do not have access to Yahoo Sports’ digital…

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From Victor Moses to Christian Pulisic :- How well are Chelsea on-loan stars performing? – Football Weeks – Football Article

With the season gradually running to a close, each club now have a clear picture of what their mission for the rest of the season should be. Some are chasing after League glory, some are in the race for a champions league qualifying spot while another set of clubs are struggling to avoid being relegated to lower division. Which ever group Chelsea loanees find themselves, they are more than ready to play big role in ensuring that their teams achieved…

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Spanish Football | Soccer | Sports Blog – Football Article

UEFA Champions League was back tonight after its “in between phase” break with the last 16 teams knock out home & away stage now in motion. Three Spanish Football Clubs are still in the action & while FC Barcelona & Atletico de Madrid play next week, tonight it was REAL MADRID CF which travelled to Holland to play AJAX OF AMSTERDAM. The Final result was a 1 – 2 victory for Real Madrid which still has to be fully secured…

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Ibrahimovic delighted Luka Modric was rewarded in with 2018 Ballon d’Or – Football Article

The midfielder broke the monopoly held by Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi for individual awards in 2018, delighting the Galaxy striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic revealed his delight and slight surprise at seeing “complete” Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric handed multiple individual honours in 2018. Modric’s former Madrid team-mate Cristiano Ronaldo had largely hogged the limelight at the Santiago Bernabeu in past seasons, but Modric was influential in the side’s third consecutive Champions League and then inspired Croatia’srun to the World Cup…

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We’re working on Yacouba’s goal drought – Asante Kotoko coach – Football Article

Deputy coach of Asante Kotoko Akakpo Patron has indicated that the technical team will continue to give all the necessary support and motivation to striker Songne Yacouba so he can rediscover his goal scoring touch. Yacouba is currently on a goal drought and has failed to score in seven competitive games for the Porcupine Warriors. The Burkinabe missed a lot of chances in Wednesday’s CAF Confederation Cup game against ZESCO United despite registering two assists on match day – Having…

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Garber reportedly signs new contract – Football Article

Don Garber is going to be around for quite a bit longer. The commissioner signed a new five-year contract that will keep him in charge if MLS until the end of the 2023 season. Garber’s previous contract ran out after last season, but there was little doubt that he would re-sign. Reports indicate that the framework of the deal was complete in December’s Board of Governors meetings and it was formalized this month. Garber was the senior vice president/managing director…

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