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Benni McCarthy leaves West Ham United

Benni McCarthy has left West Ham after having his contract terminated by mutual consent. The 33-year-old struggled to make an impact at Upton Park after joining from Blackburn Rovers in February last year, making only 14 appearances and failing to … Continue reading

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Manchester United forward Wayne Rooney given two game ban

Wayne Rooney has received a two-match ban from the FA for swearing into a television camera during the Premier League win over West Ham United on Saturday. The England frontman will therefore miss this weekend’s match against Fulham and next … Continue reading

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Wayne Rooney charged by the FA following Saturday’s verbal volley

Wayne Rooney, the Manchester United and England forward, has been charged by the FA for the use of offensive, insulting and/or abusive language, following Manchester United’s match against West Ham United at Upton Park on Saturday lunch-time. The match saw … Continue reading

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Harry Redknapp praises Spurs star Luka Modric

Tottenham Hotspur manager Harry Redknapp has heaped praise on his midfield maestro Luka Modric following the Croatian international’s latest outstanding performance at the heart of the Spurs midfield. Although Spurs were unable to find the breakthrough to beat West Ham … 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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West Brom appoint Roy Hodgson as new Head Coach

West Brom have appointed ex-Liverpool and Fulham manager Roy Hodgson as their new Head Coach. Roy Hodgson Hodgson, 63, who parted company with the Reds in January after only six months in charge, following a successful spell at Craven Cottage … Continue reading

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Today’s Quick Hits

Obafemi Martins, the former Newcastle United striker currently with Rubin Kazan in Russia, has made a surprise six-month-loan move to Birmingham City. The Nigerian striker has struggled to settle in Russia, following a €17m transfer from Wolfsburg last summer. Niko … Continue reading

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Avram Grant to be sacked – but still not yet

Avram Grant, the West Ham United manager, will leave the club today following the match against Arsenal at Upton Park. Avram Grant – will be sacked tonight The Israeli boss has been under pressure as West Ham struggle in the … Continue reading

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Transfer News – January 12

The latest transfer news from England, and a little from Spain.. Aston Villa boss Gerard Houllier is hopeful of completing a £6m deal for Lyon midfielder Jean Makoun. The Cameroon international, signed two years ago by Les Gones for £11m, … Continue reading

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Brief Transfer News – January 7th

The transfer window has opened, and bar the mega-bucks deal taking Edin Dzeko from Wolfsburg to Manchester City – how will the Bosnian striker fit into Roberto Mancini’s plans with Carlos Tevez currently occupying the lone striker role is anyone’s … Continue reading

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