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Wayne Rooney and Manchester United’s central midfield conundrum

So here’s the question. You’ve got England’s most talented, most creative and best goalscorer. He’s your best player. He’s started the season in imperious form, scoring and creating goals for the champions. You have a wealth of striking options whilst … Continue reading

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Tactical Review: Ferguson’s front four shows the way forward for Manchester United

A pulsating Community Shield (the annual curtain-raiser for the English football season) clash, saw Manchester United defeat their ‘noisy neighbours’ Manchester City, with a tremendous fightback from two goals down at Wembley, to take the latest round of Manchester ‘Bragging … Continue reading

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Kenny Dalglish pens permanent Liverpool deal

Kenny Dalglish, the Anfield icon who has been in charge of first-team affairs at the club since the dismissal of Roy Hodgson in early January, has signed a three-year deal to become Liverpool manager on a permanent basis. Football24Seven told … Continue reading

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Five things we learned from England v Ghana

England and Ghana played out a wonderful attacking match of free-flowing football at Wembley yesterday evening in front of a packed Wembley, which included 20,000 Ghana supporters. But what did the match between Fabio Capello’s Three Lions and the World … Continue reading

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England 1-1 Ghana: England show talent – Ghana show spirit

A goal in injury time from the Sunderland striker Asamoah Gyan earned the Black Stars of Ghana a draw at Wembley against Fabio Capello’s England. England had lead through Andy Carroll’s clinical strike in the first half right through until … Continue reading

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Liverpool looking to pinch Ashley Young from Manchester United’s grasp this summer

Liverpool are looking to pinch Aston Villa’s creative forward Ashley Young from under the noses of bitter rivals Manchester United as a part of their rebuilding plans this summer. Young, 25, has been made the leading target at Anfield, as … Continue reading

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With Nani pondering move to Serie A, Manchester United set to pursue Ashley Young

Manchester United‘s mercurial winger Nani is pondering a move to Serie A, according to a report in the Guardian, after instructing his agent, Jorge Mendes, to see whether a move to an Italian club is a possibility at this stage … 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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Why was Darren Bent keen on an £18m move to Aston Villa and who wins from his transfer?

Well this is a transfer story that I don’t think any of us saw coming – Sunderland striker Darren Bent, £18m and a move to Gerard Houllier’s Aston Villa revolution. But why was the man who had scored 36 goals … Continue reading

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