Category Archives: Europe

The Goings-on in football across Europe, including Germany, France and Italy, aswell as the Champions League and the Europa League.

Dimitar Berbatov and Manchester United to part ways this summer

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Dimitar Berbatov has become a bit-part player at Old Trafford and is now free to leave

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Andre Villas-Boas a victim of his own revolution

So after 267 days in charge of Chelsea football club, Andre Villas-Boas has become the sixth manager to fall victim to the trigger happy ways of the clubs owner Roman Abramovich. The most sought-after manager on the planet last summer … Continue reading

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Time’s Up: Robin van Persie must leave Arsenal

The scale of the defeat suffered by Arsenal in the San-Siro was hard to take for their supporters. Those who have seen Arsene Wenger’s side grow over the last 15 years from a physically strong, tough, uncompromising side, into one … Continue reading

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Diego Simeone: Atletico Madrid’s hero, who no matter what, will always be respected

When a hero returns to the scene of former glories, it can often be questioned whether or not it’s a smart move. You see, the hero is remembered for any number of reasons to any number of people. But all … Continue reading

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David Silva – Manchester’s Most Majestic

“For David Silva it is easy to play football. Everything is easy for him” – Roberto Mancini. “The best signing we’ve made” – Carlos Tevez. On reflection, in the 86th minute when Sky Sports commentator Alan Smith awarded the Man … Continue reading

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Anzhi claim interest in Robin van Persie & Nicolas Anelka

Anzhi Makhachkala, the big-spending Russian club, have claimed an interest in Arsenal and Holland forward Robin van Persie, with the club’s current caretaker manager Roberto Carlos saying that they are keeping tabs on the Gunners skipper. The Russian club, backed … Continue reading

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Three Months, Five Games; Gian Piero Gasperini sacked by Inter

Internazionale have fired coach Gian Piero Gasperini after a mere five games in charge of the Neazzurri. The former Genoa manager was relieved of his duties on Wednesday morning following a defeat to newly-promoted Novara on Tuesday evening. The 3-1 … Continue reading

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Manchester City unveil ÂŁ100m academy plan with hope of replicating Barcelona’s homegrown success

How it is hoped the new Etihad Campus will look Manchester City have unveiled their plans to build a new multi-million pound football academy adjacent to the Etihad Stadium, which they hope will be the envy of every club in … Continue reading

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Manchester City lacking incision on Champions League debut

It was supposed to be the night when Manchester City showed the Champions League that in their debut campaign they could play with the big boys and win. Standing in their way at the Etihad Stadium were Napoli, also making … Continue reading

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Sepp Blatter may step down as FIFA President, handing the reigns to Michel Platini

Sepp Blatter, the President of FIFA, world football’s governing body, is planning on stepping down before completing his full four-year term in office. Furthermore, it is believed that Blatter will hand the reigns over to the current UEFA President Michel … Continue reading

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