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Liverpool fans get very excited after Naby Keitas performance vs Bayern Munich

March 19,2018 by 101 GREAT GOALS

Liverpools supporters have taken to social media in their numbers this evening to discuss their excitement, following Naby Keitas match-winning performance for RB Leipzig versus Bayern Munich. Matchup The two sides went head to head in a Bundesliga clash earlier today, with hosts Leipzig having come into proceedings on the back of a 1-1 draw away to Russian giants Zenit St. Petersburg duri...

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Mohamed Salah and Luis Suarez both unique, says Liverpool skipper Jordan Henderson

March 19,2018 by Skysports.com

Mohamed Salah is on course to set the record for the most Premier League goals in a 38-game season Liverpool skipper Jordan Henderson is reluctant to draw comparisons between absolutely unbelievable Mohamed Salah and former Anfield hero Luis Suarez. Salahs four goals in Liverpols 5-0 win over Watford took his tally for the season to 36 in all competitions, the highest goal return of any pl...

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Man Utd v Tottenham and Chelsea v Southampton in FA Cup semi-finals

March 19,2018 by Skysports.com

Manchester United have been drawn to play Tottenham in a heavyweight FA Cup semi-final showdown next month. Last years beaten finalists Chelsea will take on Southampton in the last four - having scored an extra-time winner at Leicester on Sunday. Both semis will be at Wembley, Tottenhams temporary home for this season, on the weekend of April 21-22. Tottenham are chasing a first FA Cup fi...

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Barcelona goalkeeper Ter Stegen: We need Iniesta to stay

March 19,2018 by tribalfootball.com

Barcelona goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen is urging Andres Iniesta to stay next season. Ter Stegen spoke after victory over Athletic Bilbao. Goals from Paco Alcacer and Lionel Messi saw the Blaugrana maintain their unbeaten run in LaLiga, capping off a fine week which saw the team eliminate Chelsea in the Champions League. We need Iniesta both now and in the coming years, ter Stegen expl...

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Neymar or Antoine Griezmann? Dani Carvajal picks who he would rather Real Madrid sign

March 19,2018 by squawka.com

Given the choice, Real Madrid defender Dani Carvajal has revealed that he would sign Neymar over Antoine Griezmann. Neymar only just signed for Paris St-Germain last summer for a world record £200m fee, but reports have surfaced recently suggesting that the Brazilian could move to Los Blancos in the summer. When asked who he would prefer to play alongside, Carvajal stated that he favour...

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Real Madrid 6-3 Girona: Lucas Vazquez: The better Cristiano Ronaldo is, the better Real Madrid will be

March 19,2018 by Marca.com

Zinedine Zidane has a great deal of trust in Lucas Vazquez, hes an incredibly valuable option to have in the squad, although it was Cristiano Ronaldo who took the headlines from the 6-3 win, leaving Vazquez to laud the 33-year-olds influence. Ronaldo scored four at the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu as he catapulted himself into the Pichichi race, an achievement that is astounding when you consi...

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Mark Hughes encouraged by Southampton’s win at Wigan ahead of relegation fight

March 19,2018 by PA

Mark Hughes believes he has seen important traits in Southampton to take with them into a Premier League relegation battle after his new side defeated Wigan 2-0 to reach the FA Cup semi-finals.After the League One side dominated the first half, Saints stepped up their level after the break and scored through Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg and Cedric Soares, while Manolo Gabbiadini also had a penalty bril...

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Barcelona v Athletic Bilbao – story of the match

March 19,2018 by PA

Lionel Messi scored for the sixth consecutive game as Barcelona tightened their grip on the LaLiga title race with a 2-0 win over Athletic Bilbao.Messi took his tally for the season to 38 in all competitions with a fine finish from the edge of the penalty area.Paco Alcacer had aleady given Barca the lead and the leaders went on to canter to a routine victory against a Bilbao side grateful they w...

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Stephen Robinson rues red card which left Cedric Kipre ‘distraught’

March 19,2018 by PA

Motherwell boss Stephen Robinson claimed referee Craig Thomson left Cedric Kipre “distraught” after sending him off for a second time this season in Sunday’s goalless draw against Celtic at Fir Park.The 21-year-old French defender was shown a straight red card in the 41st minute of the Ladbrokes Premiership encounter after appearing to flick out his foot at Scott Brown aft...

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Antonio Conte praises Alvaro Morata’s character after striker ends goal drought

March 19,2018 by PA

Antonio Conte praised the character of his Chelsea players and striker Alvaro Morata after Sunday’s FA Cup quarter-final win at Leicester.Striker Morata ended a 13-game run without a goal with his first since Boxing Day in a 2-1 win secured by Pedro’s extra-time header. The Blues will face Southampton in next month’s semi-final.Conte’s satisfaction was because Chelsea los...

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Alan Pardew admits West Brom are running out of time

March 18,2018 by PA

Under-fire West Brom boss Alan Pardew insists he will continue to fight for his job after his team slipped closer to Premier League relegation.Rock bottom Albion are in a perilous position following Saturday’s 2-1 defeat at Bournemouth, 10 points adrift of safety with seven games to play.Pardew admitted the result, a seventh successive league loss, has left the Baggies with little chance o...

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Two familiar faces are back in Italy’s squad to play England

March 18,2018 by Dreamteamfc.com

Gianluigi Buffon will still be playing for Italy when we’re all long gone. Italy’s latest squad for the upcoming friendlies against England and Argentina makes for interesting reading. Four months after announcing his international retirement Buffon is back. Buffon has been named as one of Italy’s three goalkeepers along with AC Milan’s Gianluigi Donnarumma and Genoa...

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Unstoppable Messi will fire Barcelona to Champions League glory, says Shevchenko

March 18,2018 by Goal.com

Barcelona are en route to another Champions League title this season if Lionel Messi can keep up his performances, according to AC Milan legend Andriy Shevchenko. Messi guided Barcelona into the quarter-finals with a star display in the second leg of their last-16 tie with Chelsea on Wednesday. After his goal in the 1-1 first-leg draw at Stamford Bridge, the Argentine put the ball through th...

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Man United set to pinch Fred ahead of Man City

March 18,2018 by ESPN

Manchester United are ready to hijack Manchester Citys move for Fred, according to the Star, with the Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder set for a £40m move this summer. The Blues were strongly linked to the Brazilian in January but the Ukrainian club stood firm at that time due to their involvement in the last 16 of the Champions League. PSG and Tottenham are also keen on the 25-year-old, wh...

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Real Madrid prioritise finding Modrics replacement

March 18,2018 by Marca.com

Although the headlines are constantly dominated by Neymars potential transfer to Real Madrid, the priorities of the Spanish giants have changed, putting a major emphasis on finding a player with a similar profile to midfield ace Luka Modric. Neymars possible arrival serves more to the desire of Madrid wanting to create a Galactico style side rather than an option that can be actually made i...

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Lewandowski pushes for Real Madrid move

March 18,2018 by Marca.com

Bayern Munich are set to have a fight on their hands this summer if they are to keep Robert Lewandowski, who is still keen on trading Bavaria for Real Madrid. Out of contract in June 2021, the Polish internationals exit relies on Die Roten coming to terms with his desire to leave and negotiating a fee with Los Blancos. Confident that relations between the clubs is a positive one, evidenced ...

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Jose Mourinho slams Man Uniteds lack of personality in FA Cup win

March 18,2018 by ESPN

Martin Rickett/PA Wire Jose Mourinho blasted his Manchester United players despite watching them earn a place in the FA Cup semifinals with a 2-0 victory over Brighton at Old Trafford on Saturday night. Romelu Lukaku and Nemanja Matic scored either side of half-time to ensure United booked their place at Wembley and bounced back from their Champions League exit to Sevilla. But only Matic manag...

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Mohamed Salah on his way to Lionel Messis level, says Jurgen Klopp

March 18,2018 by Skysports.com

Jurgen Klopp described Mohamed Salah as quite exceptional Jurgen Klopp suggested Mohamed Salah is on the way to being compared with Lionel Messi after scoring four times in Jurgen Klopp described Mohamed Salah as quite exceptional. Salah also created another goal for Roberto Firmino in a devastating display amid snow flurries and freezing conditions at Anfield. Asked in his post-match pre...

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Mourinho castigates United players after FA Cup win over Brighton

March 18,2018 by PA

Jose Mourinho castigated Manchester United’s players despite reaching the FA Cup semi-finals, accusing everyone other than Nemanja Matic of lacking personality, class and desire in the unconvincing defeat of Brighton.Romelu Lukaku and Matic headers secured the Red Devils a return to winning ways before the international break, with the 2-0 quarter-final v...

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