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5 reasons why David De Gea will not leave Manchester United this summer:

5. De Gea will not force a move: Yes, De Gea did express his intentions of leaving for Real Madrid in the recent past but time has changed, and so has the relations between United and Madrid. With Madrid, usually we see the player pushing for a move and forcing the selling club to bring down the price and the other conditions. Having seen his move fail once, De Gea won’t be risking his stance again, and more importantly, he looks happy enough to even think of such an action….

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5 facts about new Manchester United signing Romelu Lukaku:

Five-a-side football: The Belgian is a young footballer, and as it is with many youngsters, Lukaku to likes playing football in his spare time. Last month, he was involved in a five-a-side match involving Premier League players. Lukaku had selected Thibaut Courtois, John Terry, Frank Lampard, Didier Drogba and Vincent Kompany. The game created some sparks pertaining to Lukaku’s future, but the Belgian was quick enough to clear up on Twitter that it was just a game. Friendship with Paul Pogba: It is not recently that Paul Pogba and Lukaku…

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Richest Premier League club owners and the money they invested

5) Government of China (Manchester City) – £265m Manchester United’s noisy neighbours have had a remarkable turn of fortune in recent years. After years of mediocrity, Manchester City’s sale to Sheikh Mansur and Chinese Government injected a new lease of life within the club. The Government of China have invested a mouth-watering 265 million Euros in the squad since the acquisition. Such money has attracted some of the top stars of the game. Moreover, the owners look committed for the long run, having revamped club’s training facility. The Blue half…

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Germany vs Chile Confederations cup final match review

  5) A deserving victory for the Germans As expected before the game, Chile came out to win the game. The South-Americans put immense pressure on the Germans often forcing them to go back and try again. However, Joachim Low’s men responded with great aplomb as they countered Chile’s pressing game. The pressure forced an unlikely error from the experienced Marcelo Diaz, as Timo Werner rounded a simple pass to Lars Stindl, who slotted in what would be the easiest goal he would ever score, to give the Germany the…

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Top teams who never won the Premier League

5) Newcastle United 1995/96 Newcastle United sold Andy Cole to rivals Manchester United, in a move which angered sections of fans as the club succumbed to a sixth place finish. The following summer of ’95, manager Kevin Keegan spent the money gained from Andy Cole’s sale, bringing in the likes of David Ginola, Les Ferdinand and goalkeeper Shaka Hislop. The Magpies ran riot in the Premier League, building a 12-point gap over Manchester United by January. However, a poor run of form saw Newcastle drop points against Manchester City and…

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Best two footed footballers in the world today

  5) Cristiano Ronaldo One of the greatest players ever to play football, Ronaldo had an astounding 2016. The Portuguese won the Champions League, Club World Cup, Euro Cup and also the Balon D’Or. His golden touch continued this season as well, despite the criticism from sections of fans, he scored crucial goals for Real Madrid. Now 31, Ronaldo may not be the fastest player anymore; however, he has blossomed in a more central role. His ability to position himself makes him one of the best and looks set to…

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Managers who have spent the most money on transfers since the last 15 years

    10)      Massimiliano Allegri: £494m The Italian was the last manager to guide AC Milan to a Serie A title. However, despite his success at San Siro, he was criticised for letting go of Andrea Pirlo. He was further ridiculed as Milan lost plot following sales of Ibrahimovic and Thiago Silva. Nevertheless, Allegri took over from Antonio Conte at Juve. He has since established Juventus as one of the strongest sides in Europe, masterminding them to their second Champions League final in three years. Allegri has spent…

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Most Valuable Under-21 Players (in millions)

Kylian Mbappe ($92.6 million) The young French sensation has caught the eye of the football fraternity with a dazzling display this season for AS Monaco. He is certainly Europe’s hottest prospect now and is currently pursued by Real Madrid and PSG. His move to any of his admirers will see a gigantic flush in the transfer market.   Ousmane Dembele ($87.1) Another French teenager, who has impressed the World with his dazzling feet and outstanding ball control, is one of World’s most talented footballers already. Dembele currently plies his trade…

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Why Manchester United should sign Alvaro Morata instead of Antoine Griezmann

A cheaper buy It would baffle many as how £64 million could be a cheap amount, but given the transfer situation that the footballing World is going through, it is certainly an affordable one. That is the amount Real is asking for Morata, and it would make sense rather than going after the £90+ million Griezmann. Mourinho would be looking to bolster his back line while strengthening his central midfield and flanks. Jose will also look to seal the deal with James Rodriguez, and Morata has hinted that he would…

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Premier League 2017/18 fixtures

The Premier League officially unveiled the provisional fixture list for the 2017/18 season at 9 AM today, while the English Football League fixtures will be released on Wednesday, 21 June and Scotland’s games on 23. The defending champions Chelsea will kick off their new season at home against Burnley, while the last season’s runners-up Tottenham will travel to the newly promoted Newcastle United. It will be interesting to see how Tottenham will perform at Wembley, especially as they will have a tough first test at their temporary home against Chelsea…

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