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Why Romelu Lukaku will bounce back to form

  5) He’s just 24 The Belgian striker has a good amount of experience in the Premier League and scoring goals on a regular basis has been a habit for him. Lukaku is 24 years old right now and still has some of his best years ahead of him. He may be going through a rough patch right now, but it isn’t the first time that it has happened. Lukaku has seen it before and will come out of it stronger. He’s young and still has things to learn and…

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Record January signings of Premier League’s top clubs

  6) Jermaine Defoe (Tottenham-14.76 million) The diminutive Englishman was signed by Tottenham from Portsmouth for 14.76 million alongside Robbie Keane who sealed his return from Liverpool for 12 million. A fan favourite at White Hart Lane, Defoe went on to play for Spurs for five years. In his second season, he was the club’s leading goal scorer with 18 goals to his name.     5) Andriy Arshavin (Arsenal-15 million) The Russian was signed by the Gunners in the 2008/09 January transfer market, with the club in desperate need…

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  The Barcelona-Coutinho-Liverpool tug of war continues Last transfer window the world witnessed one of the biggest tug of war in the history of football. The Barcelona-Coutinho-Liverpool love-hate saga kept the audience on the edge of their seats. Despite all the money, persuasion and pressure Liverpool did not yield to Barcelona’s demands. Liverpool understands the value of the Brazilian playmaker and knows that his loss will be a severe blow to the team. But this is Barcelona, one of the top clubs in the world and a dream place for…

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Should Manchester United sack Jose Mourinho?

Not good enough Plan B Manchester United have struggled to be more creative this season especially when teams have gone too defensive against them. While that is not an excuse, it is certainly more evident that they don’t have an effective Plan B especially when they are on the losing end. Jose Mourinho’s men rely way too much on long balls and the physicality of their players in the dying moments of the game to create something special. It may have worked in Europe for a bit, but it certainly…

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5 clubs that could surprise everyone by winning the Champions League 2018

  5) Shakhtar Donetsk The Ukranian Champions enjoyed their best run in the European competitions since their 2010-11 run to the quarters when eventual winners Barcelona, eliminated them. Possessing some of the most promising talents in their squad, Shakhtar will be motivated to make a difference in the Champions League again. A tie against Roma, might not have been their best wish but still is a better option than playing against PSG or Barcelona. The Ukrainians shocked Manchester City in the final group stage game which will give them immense…

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Footballers who could make a move in January 2018

5) Angel Di Maria (PSG) After missing out on the Argentine’s services in 2014, PSG finally got their man thanks to Di Maria’s inability to settle in at Manchester United, leaving the club despite becoming their most expensive signing of the time after just one season. With high hopes, PSG made the Argentine their flag bearer in their bid to conquer Europe; however, after just a couple of seasons, Di Maria looks set to be moved on. Di Maria might not be blamed for this after it is PSG’s luxurious…

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Premier League forwards who could be transferred in January 2018

  5) Danny Ings The England international joined Liverpool after an excellent season with Burnley, wherein he scored 11 times in the premier league. However, his time at Liverpool has been full of injuries. After sustaining two cruciate ligament injuries back to back, Ings has featured for just 340 minutes for the Reds in the past three seasons, which speaks volumes about his injury struggles. On his day, Ings has the potential to run riot in opposition backline, with his clinical finishing and ability to run in behind. Now 25,…

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5 Unknown facts about El Clasico

Michael Laudrup’s switch Michael Laudrup was one of the most graceful and elegant players ever to bless the Spanish league. Playing for Barcelona under Johan Cruyff, Laudrup was one of the club’s most important players. Winning three league titles consecutively, Barcelona thrashed Madrid 5-0 in the El Clasico in 1994, to go on and clinch their fourth title. Cruyff decided to drop in the European cup final in 1994 which they went to lose 4-0 to AC Milan. This angered Laudrup, and he went on to join their arch rivals…

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Managers who have featured in the most number of Champions League games

5) Mircea Lucescu-103 One of the longest-serving managers in the game, Luscescu has been at the helm of clubs like Shakhtar, Inter and Galatasaray. He is best known for his time with Shakhtar, though, having managed the Ukranian giants for more than a decade. The former Romania international led Shakhtar to UEFA cup win in 2008. The likes of Willian, Mkhitaryan and Fernandinho have all developed under Lucescu, which proves his quality. He is currently in charge of Turkey national side. 4) Jose Mourinho-133 One of the best managers in…

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Distinct records held in the Premier League in the last 10 years

5. No. of aerial duels won (Peter Crouch-1785): The tall English forward came onto the scene with a reputation of a player frequently used to use his tall physique to score goals. Crouch has been successfully able to use his height over the years to create havoc in the opposition defence. Crouch has won 1785 aerial duels in total, the most by any player in the Premier League. It comes as no surprise that 39 out of his 106 goals have come through headers. A goal to be scored at…

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