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Scott Parker makes deadline day switch to Spurs

After the 5-1 home humbling by Manchester City on Sunday, when a midfield comprising wantaway Luka Modric and Croatian compatriot Niko Kranjcar were torn to pieces by Roberto Mancini’s men, Tottenham Hotspur manager Harry Redknapp has pounced to sign Footballer … Continue reading

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Today’s News in Brief: Reina staying and Ferguson charged again

Pepe Reina, the Liverpool goalkeeper, has pledged his future to the club. The 28-year-old has said that the club are heading in the “right direction” under management duo Kenny Dalglish and Steve Clarke, both of whom penned permanent three-year contracts … Continue reading

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Man City set up FA Cup semi-final with bitter rivals

A single goal from Micah Richards gave Manchester City an unconvincing 1-0 win over Reading in their FA Cup quarter-final today. Furthermore, Roberto Mancini’s side will now face bitter rivals Manchester United in the semi-finals. In the other semi-final played … Continue reading

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Jermaine Pennant eyeing Republic of Ireland call-up

Stoke City’s controversial winger Jermaine Pennant has revealed that he would like to play international football for the Republic of Ireland. Pennant, who made 24 appearances for the England under-21 side, has been in conact with the Football Association of … Continue reading

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Premier League round-up: Arsenal held by Sunderland – Bolton pip Villa

Arsenal, looking to go within one point of league-leaders Manchester United, were unable to find a way past a resolute Sunderland at the Emirates Stadium today. Arsene Wenger’s side, without the injured trio of Robin van Persie, Cesc Fabregas and … Continue reading

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Carlos Vela goal gains West Brom a point against Stoke City

Carlos Vela scored a controversial late equaliser, to gain West Bromwich Albion a point at the expense of Stoke City in a dour game at the Britannia Stadium tonight. After a dismal first half, Stoke took the lead in the … Continue reading

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Arsenal skipper Cesc Fabregas to miss League Cup Final

Cesc Fabregas, the Arsenal captain, will miss Sunday’s League Cup final against Birmingham City at Wembley, due to the hamstring injury sustained in Wednesday night’s Premier League win over Stoke City at the Emirates Stadium. Fabregas limped off after just … Continue reading

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Arsenal beat Stoke but Walcott out of League Cup final

Arsenal gained a further three points in their quest for the Premier League title with a solid 1-0 win over Stoke City, but their joy was tempered by the news that winger Theo Walcott would be out of Sunday’s League … Continue reading

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Stoke and Birmingham advance to FA Cup Quarter-Finals

Premier League duo Stoke City and Birmingham City have advanced to the last eight in the FA Cup, as both recorded comfortable 3-0 wins over Brighton & Hove Albion and Sheffield Wednesday respectively. Birmingham, in front of a sparsely filled … Continue reading

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Today’s Quick Hits

It is being widely reported that Tottenham Hotspur have had a £38.5m bid for Atletico Madrid forward Sergio ‘Kun’ Aguero rejected by the Spanish club. The Argentina international took part in Atletico’s 2-0 home defeat against Athletic Bilbao today, and … Continue reading

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