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Ashley Young ‘delighted’ to be at Manchester United and looking for the 20th title

Ashley Young, the England winger who yesterday completed his move from Aston Villa to Premier League champions Manchester United, has said that he is “delighted” to have arrived at Old Trafford, and is looking to help the club procure its … Continue reading

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Ashley Young completes Manchester United move

Manchester United have completed the signing of Aston Villa and England winger Ashley Young, the player penning a five-year-deal at Old Trafford. Young, 25, underwent a medical in Manchester on Wednesday afternoon, and completed the formalities of the deal today, … Continue reading

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Barcelona “the best team I have ever faced” – Ferguson

After seeing his Premier League champions humbled by an outstanding Barcelona side in the Champions League final at Wembley last night – Pep Guardiola’s side emerging victorious with a 3-1 win after a performance allying touch, precision and no shortage … Continue reading

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David Villa – Salutations

Two goals for David Villa in Spain’s Euro 2012 qualifier against the Czech Republic have taken him to 46 goals for his country, making him their record goalscorer. Trailing 1-0 Villa struck twice in the space of four second-half minutes, … 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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Aston Villa defender Richard Dunne injured

Aston Villa defender Richard Dunne is expected to be sidelined for upto a month with a shoulder problem. The Republic of Ireland international sustained the injury during Wednesday’s disappointing FA Cup 5th round defeat against former club Manchester City, when … Continue reading

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Big clubs get favourable treatment – Roberto Mancini

Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini says that the bigger the club the more preferential the treatment they receive. The Italian boss, whose City side take on Aston Villa in tonight’s FA Cup fifth round tie at Eastlands, has told match … Continue reading

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Wolves maul Tangerines; United decimate Wigan.

Wolverhampton Wanderers exited the Premier League relegation zone with a 4-0 hammering of Blackpool at Molineux. Wolves started the game brightly and took the lead in the 2nd minute when a sweeping, fluent passing move freed winger Adam Hammill to … Continue reading

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Public Service Announcement For Arsenal Supporters

Tonight has been a joyous occasion, a splendid 2-1 victory over perhaps the best football team the world has seen in the last 15 years or so. Arsenal, at the Emirates fought bravely and the stellar names, messrs Nasri, Fabregas … 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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