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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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Mario Balotelli follows Vincent Kompany’s lead in saying Carlos Tevez leaving won’t affect Manchester City

Mario Balotelli, Manchester City’s mercurial forward, has followed the lead of Belgian international defender Vincent Kompany, by saying that the FA Cup holders will thrive this season whether or not Carlos Tevez remains. Club-captain Tevez future remains very much up-in-the-air … Continue reading

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Sergio Aguero to exit Atletico Madrid with rivals Real set to pounce

Atletico Madrid’s Argentinian international striker Sergio Aguero, has asked to be allowed to leave the club this summer, and some of Europe’s top sides are preparing to snare the talented forward from Los Rojiblancos. “I said long ago that when … Continue reading

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Where is England’s Trequarista?

TREQUARISTA: A creative forward player who seldom plays in a team formation which permits him the creative license to play as a number 10 – in effect a free role, linking attacks and creating for team-mates. Mesut Ozil – Germany’s … Continue reading

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Lionel Messi wins FIFA Ballon d’Or

The Barcelona and Argentina star Lionel Messi has won the FIFA Ballon d’Or trophy, ahead of Barcelona team-mates Andres Iniesta and Xavi. Messi, 23, becomes the inaugural winner of the award (he won both separate awards, the FIFA World Player … Continue reading

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Carlos Tevez withdraws transfer request

Well that was much a do about nothing wasn’t it? Carlos Tevez, the Argentina and Manchester City forward has formally withdrawn his transfer request at the City of Manchester Stadium, just 10 days after he had passed it on to … Continue reading

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