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Wesley Sneijder a ‘no-go’ for Manchester United says Sir Alex Ferguson

The chances of Internazionale playmaker Wesley Sneijder joining Manchester United have been dismissed as “absolute nonsense” by manager Sir Alex Ferguson. Rumours have been circulating that the Dutch star is bound for Old Trafford, with the Mail on Sunday attributing … Continue reading

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Charles N’Zogbia set for Aston Villa

Wantaway winger Charles N’Zogbia is set to be unveiled as an Aston Villa player, after the Midlands club agreed a fee of £9.5m with Wigan Athletic for the transfer of the 25-year-old Frenchman. Villa boss Alex McLeish is set to … Continue reading

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Ashley Young bound for Manchester United

Aston Villa and England winger Ashley Young will officially sign for Manchester United later this month, once he returns from a personal holiday. The in-demand forward has been given assurances by Sir Alex Ferguson regarding his role at Old Trafford … Continue reading

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Aston Villa given permission to talk to Wigan boss Roberto Martinez

Wigan Athletic chairman Dave Whelan has given Aston Villa permission to talk to Roberto Martinez over the vacant managerial position at Villa Park. Within hours of Randy Lerner, the Villa owner, and Paul Faulkner, the chief executive, deciding against pursuing … Continue reading

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Chelsea sack Ancelotti as Blackpool and Birmingham tumble

English football’s worst kept secret – well apart from ‘that one’ – was thrown into the open today as Carlo Ancelotti was ruthlessly sacked by Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich just hours after the Blues final Premier League game of the … Continue reading

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West Ham down and Avram is out

West Ham United’s season-long flirtation with relegation turned into a waltz with humiliation, as they threw away a two-goal lead against Wigan Athletic at the DW Stadium, to lose 3-2 and secure their demotion to the NPower Championship next season. … 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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Quickfire Round-Up of Today’s Action

Manchester City moved to the top of the Premier League table with a 4-3 win over Wolves at the City of Manchester Stadium. Two goal Carlos Tevez Wolves took the lead through Nenad Milijas, but after Kolo Toure had levelled … Continue reading

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