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Soccer – Xherdan Shaqiri reveals Klopp’s role in Liverpool’s goal vs Huddersfield

Soccer – Xherdan Shaqiri reveals Klopp’s role in Liverpool’s goal vs Huddersfield

After Liverpool’s victory over Huddersfield, Xherdan Shaqiri has been praising Jurgen Klopp for his tactics that helped create the only goal of the game. ‘Offensively the coach wanted me to be between the lines and I tried sometimes and we scored the goal’ Speaking after Huddersfield, Shaqiri stated: “I started off in a midfield…

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Soccer – Strasbourg’s in-form striker Lebo Mothiba reveals season targets

Soccer – Strasbourg’s in-form striker Lebo Mothiba reveals season targets

The South Africa forward scored the winner – his seventh of the season – as Le Racing upset Henry and Monaco in Saturday’s Ligue 1 clash After spoiling Thierry Henry’s managerial debut, Strasbourg striker Lebo Mothiba has revealed his personal and collective targets for the ongoing season. The 22-year-old scored what proved to be the…

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Soccer – Manchester United could lose 10 first team players next summer

Soccer – Manchester United could lose 10 first team players next summer

While Manchester United fans will still be excited by the news that Luke Shaw has signed a new five-year deal, Jose Mourinho and Ed Woodward are still left with a string of contract issues that need resolving. Although the United boss has previously made it clear that no player would be able to run…

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Soccer – Betting Tips for Today: Vardy looks great value to fire against the Gunners once more

Soccer – Betting Tips for Today: Vardy looks great value to fire against the Gunners once more

The Leicester City frontman thrives in high-profile Premier League clashes and the 31-year-old to score could find plenty more joy at the Emirates A trip to Arsenal hasn’t been an enjoyable experience for Leicester City in recent years. Even during their remarkable title winning campaign the Foxes lost both league meetings between these teams. In…

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Soccer – Anthony Martial wants to extend his Manchester United contract

Soccer – Anthony Martial wants to extend his Manchester United contract

Anthony Martial to extend Manchester United contract According to Spanish outlet RMC Sport, Anthony Martial is keen to extend his Manchester United contract, even if Jose Mourinho remains United boss. The relationship between Mourinho and Martial has been scrutinised by some sections of the media and it was thought Martial would not stay at…

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Soccer – Man City are not ready to win the Champions League, claims Pep Guardiola

Soccer – Man City are not ready to win the Champions League, claims Pep Guardiola

The manager is not hopeful over his side’s chances in the European competition, but called on supporters to push them towards glory Pep Guardiola does not believe Manchester City are ready to win the Champions League title but said the team’s fans can push the club towards glory in the competition. City have never reached…

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Soccer – Real Madrid prepare for first Clasico without Cristiano Ronaldo

Soccer – Real Madrid prepare for first Clasico without Cristiano Ronaldo

Out of form, out of goals and missing their former sharp-shooter, Madrid face an uphill task at the weekend when they take on their arch-rivals Barcelona and Real Madrid have a lot at stake when they meet at Camp Nou on Sunday, but the first Clasico of the season will be haunted by the absence…

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Soccer – Tottenham must beat PSV to prove they can win the Premier League

Soccer – Tottenham must beat PSV to prove they can win the Premier League

Tottenham take on PSV on Wednesday in the Champions League. Ahead of the game Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino believes that they must win the game to prove they are capable of winning the Premier League. ‘I think we are so competitive over the last four-and-a-half-years, but to win a title is the last step,…

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Soccer – Barcelona transfer news: Rafinha thought Inter would sign him

Soccer – Barcelona transfer news: Rafinha thought Inter would sign him

The 25-year-old felt he had done enough to earn a permanent move to San Siro although the Serie A club ultimately decided against bringing him in Barcelona midfielder Rafinha is eager to tackle Inter in the Champions League, though he thought he would be on the other side of the divide after spending six months…

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Soccer – Mario Mandzukic ruled out of Manchester United match

Soccer – Mario Mandzukic ruled out of Manchester United match

Although all eyes will be on the Old Trafford return of Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus will be without another big name attacking option. Ahead of the Italian giants’ clash with Manchester United on Tuesday, it has been confirmed via the club’s website that World Cup finalist Mario Mandzukic will not be available for selection. Our #UCL…

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Soccer – Serie A news: Roma president hits out at Italian media for ‘making s*** up’ amid Eusebio Di Francesco sack rumours

Soccer – Serie A news: Roma president hits out at Italian media for ‘making s*** up’ amid Eusebio Di Francesco sack rumours

Saturday’s defeat to SPAL saw rumours intensify that the Giallorossi boss could be fired following a disappointing start to the season Roma president James Pallotta has hit out at the Italian press for “making s*** up” amid claims he is about to sack manager Eusebio Di Francesco. The Giallorossi lost 2-0 to SPAL at Stadio Olimpico on…

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Soccer – Redknapp slams Benitez’s decision to allow Dwight Gayle to leave

Soccer – Redknapp slams Benitez’s decision to allow Dwight Gayle to leave

After Newcastle’s game vs Brighton over the weekend, Jamie Redknapp has been criticising Rafa Benitez for allowing Dwight Gayle to leave Newcastle on loan. ‘Newcastle struggled in front of goal once again in their home defeat by Brighton’ Writing in his Daily Mail column, Redknapp stated: “Why on earth did Newcastle let Dwight Gayle…

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Soccer – Man Utd vs Juventus team news: Mario Mandzukic ruled out with ankle injury

Soccer – Man Utd vs Juventus team news: Mario Mandzukic ruled out with ankle injury

The veteran striker will miss Tuesday’s clash at Old Trafford with an ankle injury while Sami Khedira is absent, too Juventus striker Mario Mandzukic is out of the club’s Champions League meeting with Manchester United on Tuesday. Goal understands the 32-year-old Croatia international will miss the match against Jose Mourinho’s side due to an injury…

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Soccer – Jose Mourinho responds to Madrid rumours & gives injury update

Soccer – Jose Mourinho responds to Madrid rumours & gives injury update

Jose Mourinho held his pre-match press conference on Monday afternoon for Tuesday’s Champions League game vs Juventus. During the press conference, Mourinho discussed a number of topics including his links to Real Madrid and Alexis Sanchez’s injury. ‘I have a contract and until the final days of my contract I only think about Manchester…

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Soccer – Shakhtar Donetsk v Manchester City Betting Tips: Latest odds, team news, preview and predictions

Soccer – Shakhtar Donetsk v Manchester City Betting Tips: Latest odds, team news, preview and predictions

Our tipster expects a goal-laden game in Kharkiv when Pep Guardiola’s charges continue their Champions League campaign against Paulo Fonseca’s side Manchester City face a testing trip in the Champions League when they go head-to-head with Shakhtar Donetsk on Tuesday evening. Pep Guardiola’s side needed a late goal to squeeze past Hoffenheim last time out…

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Soccer – Martial, Mahrez, Barkley and the Goal Pressure Index Team of the Week

Soccer – Martial, Mahrez, Barkley and the Goal Pressure Index Team of the Week

The Manchester United forward scored twice against Chelsea, while Calvert-Lewin netted late to help Everton seal victory over Crystal Palace Manchester United forward Anthony Martial so nearly led his side to a crucial victory over Chelsea on Saturday with two well taken goals at Stamford Bridge. The Frenchman, who played a huge role in United’s…

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Soccer – Martin Braithwaite has a ‘great responsibility’ at Middlesbrough

Soccer – Martin Braithwaite has a ‘great responsibility’ at Middlesbrough

Martin Braithwaite was left out of Middlesbrough’s squad that beat Sheffield Wednesday 2-1 on Friday evening. ‘Martin has got a great responsibility on his shoulders for the next two home games’ Despite this, Tony Pulis believes that the Danish international will be very important to Boro in the coming games. Speaking after Sheffield Wednesday…

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Soccer – Real Madrid news: ‘We won’t cry over Cristiano Ronaldo – he didn’t want to be here!’ – Isco

Soccer – Real Madrid news: ‘We won’t cry over Cristiano Ronaldo – he didn’t want to be here!’ – Isco

The Spain international has also defended head coach Julen Lopetegui, saying it would be “crazy” for him to be sacked after just two months in charge Isco insists that Real Madrid are refusing to lament Cristiano Ronaldo’s sale to Juventus, querying why they would miss a player who no longer wanted to represent the Blancos. Five-time…

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