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Possible post retirement options for Cristiano Ronaldo

Get rid of the limelight It is really difficult to imagine a day Cristiano Ronaldo not to be in the news or an advertisement. The football world has been so used to seeing him in some form or the other; it is difficult to digest the fact that someday Ronaldo will retire and can keep himself off the screen. He has always been surrounded by some story or the other, and maybe he would want to get more privacy and relief staying away from all these stuff. It is possible…

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Fifth Ballon d’Or For Cristiano Ronaldo

Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo has once again won one of the most prestigious prizes in football the Ballon d’Or 2017, for the fifth time to equal Barcelona forward Lionel Messi’s record. The 2016-17 season saw Ronaldo guide Madrid to La Liga and Champions League glory, having also moved past 600 career goals and on Thursday evening Ronaldo was in Paris to collect his prize at the foot of the Eiffel Tower in a glitzy ceremony. The 32-year-old beat competition from the 29 other nominees to win the award, which is voted…

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The best football pundits in the world

5) Rio Ferdinand Part of the most successful backline in recent years, Ferdinand formed a ferocious partnership with Nemanja Vidic, something which is now a benchmark with how new defensive partnerships are compared with. And post-retirement, Ferdinand has taken up the role of punditry for BT Sport. The former England international is a delight to watch at the popular BT Sports PL Tonight, often giving insights of the dressing room stories, like how he used to eat butter before each game, which became a ritual for him later. He also…

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Conte Escapes Touchline Ban After Accepting FA Charge

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has escaped a touchline ban for being sent off during Wednesday evening’s Premier League match against Swansea but has accepted an FA charge for misconduct Referee Neil Swarbrick sent Conte to the stands in the 43rd minute of the game after the manager took his frustrations out on fourth official Lee Mason, complaining aggressively when he felt his side should have been awarded a corner. Conte was charged with misconduct by the FA and had until the deadline of 6pm on Tuesday 5th December to respond….

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Man City At The Top But Kompany Knows It’s Not To Be Taken For Granted

Manchester City may be at the top of the Premier League table by eight points, but Vincent Kompany knows it’s not something they can take for granted this early in the season. City have 18 successive wins under their hat after their latest 2-1 victory over Huddersfield on Wednesday evening, records tumbling and new milestones being set seemingly every game, but they still have 25 games to play. Kompany has suffered a spate of injuries in recent years and since joining City in 2008, has been sidelined for more than…

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Sam Allardyce Confirmed As New Everton Manager

Sam Allardyce has been confirmed as the new Everton manager and whilst he will begin his tenure with Saturday’s Premier League match fixture against Huddersfield Town at Goodison Park, he will be attending tonight’s home match against West Ham. The former England manager returned from a holiday in Dubai with his wife on Wednesday and met with majority shareholder Farhad Moshiri to thrash out the finer details of a supposed 18-month contract worth £6million-a-year. The former Crystal Palace and Sunderland boss has an impressive track record for reviving struggling clubs,…

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Heart Defect Forced Bytyqi To Retire From Football

Manchester City starlet Sinan Bytyqi has spoken of why he was forced to retire from the best job in the world, getting paid to play football, to now doing the second best job of being paid to watch it. As a Kosovan Albanian baby in arms, Bytyqi fled a war-torn Kosovo with his parents and his brother, eventually ending up Austria. From a young age Bytyqi showed talent with the ball and by the age of 14 had moved from picturesque Klagenfurt to the big city of Vienna. ‘All I…

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Premier League stars who will not feature in the 2018 World Cup

5. Andre Ayew (West Ham United) It has not been a good spell with West Ham United for Ayew, and the same can be said for Ghana. The former Marseille player was partially a part of Ghana’s disappointing qualifying campaign for the World Cup. Ghana managed to win only once in their five games, and it is safe to say that their 1-1 draw against Congo could’ve made a big difference had that resulted in a win. Ayew surprisingly backed out due to a knee injury before their match against…

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United Legend Eric Cantona Believes Mourinho Will Win Things With United

Manchester United legend Eric Cantona has been interviewed by YouTube fan channel FullTimeDEVILS, where he proclaimed that although not a fan of the way Jose Mourinho’s squad play, he feels the Portuguese manager will win things with United. Cantana, who was a Manchester United icon after winning four Premier League titles and two FA Cups between 1992 and 1997, sympathises with a great number of United fans in his verdict on Mourinho and would like to see the United manager playing a more expressive style of football, which is more…

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LFC to Investigate Claims Of Fans’ Maltreatment By Spanish Police

Liverpool confirmed on Wednesday it’s intention to investigate claims that fans were mistreated by Spanish police, with some allegedly assaulted and denied entry to the stadium as they travelled to Seville ahead of the 3-3 Champions League draw. One female Liverpool supporter claimed she was punched in the back by a Spanish officer, whilst other fans have claimed officers were heavy handed. One of those affected was a female committee member of the unofficial supporters union for fans of Liverpool F.C. the Spirit of Shankly. According to fellow committee member…

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