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To Celebrate Lionel Messi Turning 30, Here Are Ten Of His Best Goals


Lionel Messi turns 30 on Saturday. The best player in the world, in many people’s eyes, may actually be heading towards the tail-end of his career. Leo has had an outstanding career at Barcelona and with Argentina (despite the lack of a World Cup medal). In 701 games to date, he’s clocked an incredible 565 goals, 231 assists and 41 hat-tricks. …

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Opinion: Kylian Mbappe Should Reject All Offers This Summer And Stay With Monaco For One More Year

Last season’s young Monaco team won plenty of admirers with their cavalier attacking football, explosive pacy young forwards and goals aplenty as Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola described them as “killers in the box”. That formula proved to be successful as they saw off the challenge of the usually dominant moneybags PSG to be crowned champions of France while they …

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German Fourth Tier May Feature A National Team Next Season

Spectators pull a big German flag over them prior the WC 2018 qualification match between Germany and San Marino in the stadium in Nuremberg, southern Germany, on June 10, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Christof STACHE (Photo credit should read CHRISTOF STACHE/AFP/Getty Images)

BBC Sport has reported that the China under-20 national team could potentially play in the fourth tier of German football next season.  Germany’s regional south-west league has one allocation left after only 19 teams were included for the 2017/18 campaign. Somehow this has opened the door for the Chinese youth team to participate. There will be a financial incentive for teams …

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Angel Di Maria Fined £1.76 Million Over Tax Evasion While In Spain

SINGAPORE, SINGAPORE - JUNE 13: Angel Di Maria of Argentina (L) in action during the International Test match between Argentina and Singapore at National Stadium on June 13, 2017 in Singapore. (Photo by Power Sport Images/Getty Images)

Angel Di Maria is the latest football star to be investigated by Spanish authorities regarding unpaid taxes.  The PSG star has admitted to two counts of tax fraud during his four-year stint at Real Madrid. Di Maria is believed to have defrauded the Spanish authorities of £1.14 million and has been ordered to pay a fine of £1.76 million. Due to …

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The Cristiano Ronaldo ‘Saga’ Appears To Be Over Already

Cristiano Ronaldo

The ‘Cristiano Ronaldo is desperate to leave Real Madrid’ story was fun while it lasted. The Portuguese superstar shocked the football world last week when it was announced that he wanted to leave Real after eight years due to his disillusionment with Spanish authorities pursuing him for tax evasion, as well as his club’s perceived failure to properly leap to …

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Neymar Passed A Medical At Real Madrid, Club President Florentino Perez Has Revealed

In a shock revelation from Spain today, Real Madrid club president Florentino Perez has stated that Neymar passed a medical at his club ahead of a potential transfer to the Santiago Bernabaeu.  The Brazilian’s proposed move to Madrid from Santos fell through and in 2013 he ended up singing for Real’s fiercest rivals Barcelona. Since signing for the Catalan giants, …

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This Potential Manchester United 2017/18 Starting XI Is Just Glorious

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - MAY 24: Manchester United manager Jose Maourinho celebrates with Matteo Darmian of Manchester United during the UEFA Europa League Final match between Ajax and Manchester United at Friends Arena on May 24, 2017 in Stockholm, Sweden. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

In the post-Sir Alex Ferguson era, a summer transfer window at Manchester United means one thing – and that’s business. Annually, Manchester United are linked with more arrivals and departures than your average airport and with this in mind, we’ve created a potential starting XI for United when they kick-off their 2017/18 Premier League campaign against West Ham. Were United to get …

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