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Five Alternatives To Antoine Griezmann For Manchester United

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Just a week ago, it seemed like Manchester United had all but secured the signing of Antoine Griezmann after a flurry of reports suggested the deal was effectively done. In the past days however, comments from Atletico Madrid, conflicting stories and a club denial have all cast the move in doubt. If the Frenchman doesn’t arrive, we’ve analysed five alternatives …

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Adam Lallana Insists That Liverpool Lack Winning Experience

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - MARCH 22: Adam Lallana of Liverpool looks dejected after failing to score during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Manchester United at Anfield on March 22, 2015 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Adam Lallana has said that Liverpool need to learn from Premier League leaders Chelsea and win ugly to turn around their recent poor form. Liverpool have dropped to fifth place in the league and are on a winless run of five games. The England midfielder has put that poor run down to a lack of winning experience throughout the team. …

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Liverpool And Manchester City To Fight It Out For £40m Attacker

LISBON, PORTUGAL - OCTOBER 18: Marvin Zeegelaar of SC Sporting competes for the ball with Pierre Aubameyang of Borussia Dortmund during the UEFA Champions League match between SC Sporting and Borussia Dortmund at Estadio Jose Alvalade on October 18, 2016 in Lisbon, Lisboa. (Photo by Octavio Passos/Getty Images)

Jurgen Klopp and Pep Guardiola have a history of competing against each other during their days in Germany, with Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund respectively, and now that rivalry has crossed over to the Premier League with Liverpool and Manchester City. That very rivalry, however, is set to extend this summer to the transfer window as both managers fight it …

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Manchester United Suffer Huge Blow In Pursuit Of Antoine Griezmann

Manchester United MADRID, SPAIN - JANUARY 03: Antoine Griezmann of Atletico de Madrid celebrates scoring their opening goal during the La Liga match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Levante UD at Vicente Calderon Stadium on January 3, 2015 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images)

Manchester United made no new additions to their squad in the winter transfer window with the departures of Morgan Schneiderlin and Memphis Depay expected to make room for new first team additions, in what will be a crucial summer transfer window for Jose Mourinho. One such target, Antoine Griezmann is widely rumored to be the number one target of the …

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Opinion: Why Leicester City Are Not Really Underachieving This Season

LEICESTER, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 05: Kasper Schmeichel of Leicester City applauds the crowd in defeat after the Premier League match between Leicester City and Manchester United at The King Power Stadium on February 5, 2017 in Leicester, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Leicester City shocked the world last season by winning an unlikely Premier League title. This season, they are in a relegation battle and many see this as them under-achieving. However, maybe they’re not under-achieving this season and just massively over-achieved last term. The Foxes are currently only one point outside the relegation zone in sixteenth and on a run of …

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William Gallas Explains The Key Difference Between José Mourinho And Arsène Wenger

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 6: Manager Jose Mourinho and William Gallas of Chelsea look disappointed at the final whistle of the Barclays Premiership match between Manchester United and Chelsea at Old Trafford on November 6 2005 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Tom Purslow/Manchester United via Getty Images)

As someone who has played under both José Mourinho And Arsène Wenger, William Gallas is better qualified than both to compare their managerial styles. The former French international won back-to-back Premier League titles at Stamford Bridge before making the cross-city move to Arsenal in 2006 as part of the deal that took Ashley Cole in the other direction, but failed to …

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Watch: ESPN Pundit Craig Burley Puts Both Boots Into ‘Spineless’ Arsenal Fans

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Arsenal fans have been coming in for some heavy criticism recently, as the “Wenger Out” campaign begins to stir once again. One disgruntled fan came prepared on Saturday, unveiling a previously-concealed banner that called for Arsene Wenger to leave as the side fell to a dispiriting 3-1 defeat to Premier League leaders Chelsea. Gary Neville labelled that particular fan an …

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Why Kasper Dolberg Should Be Manchester United’s Long-Term Striking Solution

Kasper Dolberg of Ajaxduring the Dutch Eredivisie match between Roda JC Kerkrade and Ajax Amsterdam at the Parkstad Limburg stadium on February 05, 2017 in Kerkrade, The Netherlands(Photo by VI Images via Getty Images)

When Jose Mourinho took over at Manchester United there were certain holes he had to fill. A commanding central defender was needed, Eric Bailly was acquired. Pace was badly lacking from the side, enter Henrikh Mkhitaryan. Wayne Rooney was rapidly deteriorating, Zlatan Ibrahimovic was signed on a free transfer from PSG. All look like pretty sound investments thus far. However, …

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Leicester City Boss Claudio Ranieri Receives The Dreaded ‘Backing Of The Board’

BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - JANUARY 16: Claudio Ranieri Manager of Leicester City looks on prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Leicester City at Villa Park on January 16, 2016 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Mark Thompson/Getty Images)

Beleaguered Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri has been given the public backing of the club on Tuesday following reports his job was at risk. Having escaped relegation in 2015, Ranieri guided the 5000/1 outsiders to a fantastical first ever Premier League title last season. This season however, it appears there has been a resumption of normal service. Hovering only a …

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