newsfootball15 hours ago

David De Gea close to sign brand new deal, reveals Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has confirmed that goalkeeper David De Gea is close to signing a new deal with the club. The Spaniard has been amongst the club’s best players over the last few years but has just one year left on his current contract with the Red Devils.
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featurefootball2 years ago

Who will top Premier League clubs retain if they had an IPL-style auction?

All the hype and hoopla that IPL managed to create with their retention and RTM challenge to franchises ahead of the mega-auction, has got us thinking how top EPL clubs would do in same situation. Here is a look at what the Premier League bosses would have to do if they are put in such a situation.
Subhayan Dutta
reportfootball2 years ago

Premier League Round Up | Manchester United beat Arsenal; Chelsea outclass Newcastle United

Manchester United won an enthralling clash against Arsenal thanks to a Jesse Lingard brace and a match winning performance from David De Gea, who made 14 saves during the game. Two goals from Eden Hazard and one from Alvaro Morata helped Chelsea beat Newcastle United 3-1 at Stamford Bridge.
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newsfootball2 years ago

Premier League: United frustrate Liverpool yet again; Watford end Arsenal's winning streak

David de Gea produced a world-class save to deny Joel Matip a goal as Liverpool failed to crack the United code at Anfield for the second successive season. Meanwhile, Arsenal's four-game winning run came to an end as Tom Cleverley's stoppage-time strike sealed a dramatic 2-1 victory for Watford.
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featurefootball2 years ago

Fantasy Premier League 2017-18 : Players to pick for Game week 1

The 2017-18 edition of the English Premier League is literally just hours away, and that also marks the beginning of another Fantasy Premier League season. Further, following another summer of big spending by the clubs, you now have the luxury of choosing some of the biggest names for your FPL side.
Rohit George
featurefootball2 years ago

Fantasy Premier League 2016-17 : Players to pick for Gameweek 30

The Premier League is finally back with a bang with high profile games like the Merseyside Derby and the Arsenal-City clash at the Emirates. In the last game week, Dawson and Lukaku's braces earned their managers a combined score of 33 points with the former outscoring the Belgian by a point.
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reportfootball3 years ago

EPL Round-up | Liverpool and Manchester City fail to keep pace with Chelsea

Manchester City and Liverpool struggled to keep pace with leaders Chelsea as they dropped points against Everton and Manchester United respectively. City were thrashed 4-0 at the Goodison while United rallied to secure a point against Liverpool at Old Trafford.
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newsfootball3 years ago

The Guardian : List of top 90 footballers of the year released, top 10 in mystery

The Guardian has attempted to present a truer depiction of the best 100 footballers of the year away from the blinding glitz of the Ballon D'or shortlist, with inputs from 124 experts across 45 nations. The list includes a player from the Brazilian league while also featuring stars like Mesut Ozil.
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newsfootball3 years ago

MSN, Ronaldo lead Ballon d'Or shortlist ; de Gea misses out

The Ballon d'Or shortlist, announced on Monday, has thrown in some big surprises by excluding Arsenal's Mesut Ozil and Manchester United's David De Gea. Meanwhile, it is expected that the trio of Cristiano Ronaldo, Luis Suarez and Antoine Greizmann will make it to the podium on 9 January 2017.
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newsfootball3 years ago

Jose Mourinho: Liverpool not the “last wonder of the world”

Following the stalemate at Anfield, Jose Mourinho said Liverpool were not the "last wonder of the world" as the media make them to be. The Manchester United manager was also critical of Liverpool claiming that the Merseyside club were cautious in their approach to the game.
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