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Ander Herrera among 36 players cleared of match fixing by Spanish court

A Spanish court cleared 36 players of sporting corruption on Monday relating to the 2010-11 season match between Levante and Real Zaragoza, which was investigated on suspicion of match-fixing after the latter won to stay in the top flight. Two former Zaragoza officials were convicted of fraud. The Spanish side were accused of paying Levante […]

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Mauricio Pochettino catches up with old pal Diego Maradona

Mauricio Pochettino catches up with old pal Diego Maradona before Argentina Superliga clash as sacked Tottenham boss continues to enjoy time off in home country Mauricio Pochettino is continuing to make the most of his time off from football Pochettino is enjoying time back in Argentina after getting sacked by Tottenham Over the weekend, Pochettino […]

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The incredible Messi training video that has wowed fans on Twitter

Thought Lionel Messi’s opponents had it hard? The incredible training video that has wowed fans on Twitter showing him flummoxing Barcelona team-mates Barcelona forward Lionel Messi continues to mesmerize the football world A video has emerged of Messi humiliating his Barcelona team-mates in training The Argentine international recently claimed a record-sixth Ballon d’Or title It appears […]

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Two Wolves fans arrested at Brighton for alleged homophobic abuse

Brighton and Wolves have announced that two visiting supporters were arrested on suspicion of homophobic abuse during Sunday’s match at the Amex Stadium. The pair were ejected from the away section during the 2-2 draw and later arrested by Sussex Police outside the ground. The incident was one of several cases of alleged homophobic abuse […]

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Bobby Duncan's agent Saif Rubie banned for six weeks and fined £10,000

Bobby Duncan’s agent Saif Rubie banned for six weeks and fined £10,000 following his claims that Liverpool bullied his client and ‘damaged his mental health’ ahead of £1.8m summer switch to Fiorentina Bobby Duncan switched Liverpool for Fiorentina during a difficult summer His agent Saif Rubie claimed at the time that Liverpool were ‘bullying’ his […]

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Ajax legend Danny Blind: 'Sadio Mane is the new Cristiano Ronaldo'

‘Sadio Mane is the new Ronaldo’: Ajax legend Danny Blind compares ‘super modern’ Liverpool forward to Juventus superstar – but insists he is not at all like Lionel Messi in his style of play Sadio Mane has already scored an impressive 13 goals so far this season  Ajax legend Danny Blind has compared the Liverpool star […]