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It’s A Family Affair: Pogba Brothers Set To Face Off In Europa League

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 01: Paul Pogba of Manchester United in action guring the Premier League match between Manchester United and Hull City at Old Trafford on February 1, 2017 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Manchester United’s Europa League tie against St. Etienne will be a family affair as Paul Pogba goes to battle against his brother, Florentin.  The Irish Times has reported how Thursday’s tie will see the pair thrown against each other in the round of 32. 26-year-old Florentin joined St. Etienne in 2012 from Sedan and represents Guinea internationally. His twin, Mathias, is …

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Opinion: Barcelona Are In Need Of Major Surgery

PARIS, FRANCE - FEBRUARY 14: L-R) Sergio Busquets, Lionel Messi, Andres Iniesta, Luis Suarez and Samuel Umtiti of Barcelona react after conceding a goal during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 first leg match between Paris Saint-Germain and FC Barcelona at Parc des Princes on February 14, 2017 in Paris, France. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

After last night’s 4-0 defeat to Paris Saint Germain, Barcelona will need to pull off the greatest comeback in Champion’s League history to progress further in this season’s competition. Having been completely blown away by Unai Emery’s side the likelihood of Barcelona even making the tie competitive again is remote. Barcelona have been at the pinnacle of the European game …

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Watch: Forget Giroud, Mkhitaryan and Carroll, Perugia’s Francesco Nicastro Just Scored The Goal Of The Season

The Premier League has treated fans to some astonishing goals in recent weeks and months, with Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Olivier Giroud and Andy Carroll all bagging Goal of the Season contenders.  While fans cried foul over Carroll’s acrobatic effort winning the Premier League Goal of the Month award for January over Giroud’s sublime scorpion kick, the argument over whose goal was …

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Tottenham’s Awful Away Form Is A Signal Of Wavering Mentality

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 11: Kyle Walker (C) of Tottenham Hotspur and team mates leave the pitch after the Premier League match between Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur at Anfield on February 11, 2017 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images for Tottenham Hotspur FC)

We’ve seen it all before. ‘It’s Tottenham’ is a phrase that has burdened the club throughout the Premier League era. Their away form is turning out to be an unwelcome return to what made them so mentally mediocre. Saturday’s display was abysmal, but that’s not been a rarity this time around. Last season, Tottenham forged a season out of consistency on the …

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Celtic E-Sports League: Wednesday Night Review

DERBY, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 19: A detailed of play during the Sky Bet Championship match between Derby County and Rotherham United at iPro Stadium on November 19, 2016 in Derby, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

After a superb first night in the Celtic E-Sports League, all fans were hoping for something along the same lines; they were not disappointed. The first fixture saw The New Saints (Ben PDB) face Hamilton (Jack Beasley). Ben had taken part in Celtic E-Sports competitions before and is without doubt one of the most passionate players in this tournament while Jake …

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Video: Unstoppable Moussa Dembele Nets Second Hat-Trick In Six Days

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - DECEMBER 31: Moussa Dembele of Celtic celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match between Rangers and Celtic at Ibrox Stadium on December 31, 2016 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

Six days ago, young French striker Moussa Dembele came off the bench to score a hat-trick in just 24 minutes for Celtic away to St. Johnstone. On Saturday afternoon he made it back-to-back trebles with three goals in 14 minutes against Inverness in the Scottish FA Cup. Chelsea were reportedly interested in signing the 20-year-old in January, and it’s easy to see …

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