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Eldense Coach Taken In For Questioning Following 12-0 Loss To Barcelona B

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 25: Mark Paston of Wellington dives to make a save during the round 21 A-League match between Sydney FC and Wellington Phoenix at Sydney Football Stadium on February 25, 2012 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Coach of Spanish side Eldense Filippo di Pierro was arrested and taken in for questioning by the Spanish police this week. His side were relegated from the third tier of Spanish football following a 12-0 defeat to Barcelona B on Saturday. Some players were crying after the game which was understandable given the embarrassing result and the consequences attathed. However, …

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Tottenham Boss Mauricio Pochettino Responds To Barcelona Rumours

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 19: Mauricio Pochettino, Manager of Tottenham Hotspur gives his team instructions during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Southampton at White Hart Lane on March 19, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino has moved to put an end to speculation linking him with a switch to Barcelona this summer.  With current Barca manager Luis Enrique announcing that he will leave his post at the end of this season, the Argentinian has been strongly rumoured to be his replacement. Meeting with Barcelona’s president, Josep Bartomeu, in a bar …

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Neymar Linked With A Staggering £173m Move To Manchester United [Report]

Manchester United are intent on making a big name summer signing to continue their progress under Jose Mourinho with a host of star names continuing to be linked to the club. Spanish newspaper Sport report Barcelona star Neymar is the latest target, claiming the Brazilian’s agent has met with Manchester United officials who are willing to offer the player £415,000-a-week and trigger his …

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Manchester United Fan Survey Reveals The Three Players Supporters Most Want To Leave This Summer

HULL, ENGLAND - JANUARY 26: Jose Mourinho manager of Manchester United stops the ball for Matteo Darmian of Manchester United during the EFL Cup Semi-Final second leg match between Hull City and Manchester United at KCOM Stadium on January 26, 2017 in Hull, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

As we head into April this weekend, it means, first of all, the end of the season is near and, secondly, the transfer speculation is set to intensify as the summer transfer window approaches. Manchester United only signed four players last summer, as Eric Bailly, Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Paul Pogba arrived following the appointment of Jose Mourinho as …

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Watch: Richard Dunne And Kevin Kilbane Heap Praise On Daryl Horgan

Three International Friendly, Aviva Stadium, Dublin 28/3/2017 Republic of Ireland vs Iceland Ireland’s Daryl Horgan with Rúrik Gíslason of Iceland Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

Coming on for the final 25 minutes or so 1-0 down to Iceland may not have been the ideal way for Daryl Horgan to begin his Ireland career but he certainly made an impact once he did come on.  His industrious playing style combined with his unpredictability when running at defences makes Horgan an exciting player to watch and it is …

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Martin O’Neill Names Experimental Ireland Team To Face Iceland

Republic of Ireland Squad Training, FAI National Training Centre, Abbotstown, Dublin 27/3/2017 Conor Hourihane Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

With so many injuries to contend with once again, Ireland boss Martin O’Neill has been forced into selecting a less than familiar XI.  Following the huge blow that was Seamus Coleman’s injury versus Wales last Friday the first place most fans will likely look to on tonight’s team sheet is to see who has filled in for the Donegal man. …

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Three Iceland Players Who Could Cause Problems For Ireland

CARDIFF, WALES - OCTOBER 19: Aron Gunnarsson of Cardiff City in action during the Sky Bet Championship match between Cardiff City and Sheffield Wednesday at Cardiff City Stadium on October 19, 2016 in Cardiff, Wales. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Ireland welcome Iceland to the Aviva stadium on Tuesday night in a friendly match that sees two of last summer’s Euro 2016 surprise packages clash. Eidur Gudjohnsen is arguably Iceland’s most high profile player, with the former Chelsea man retiring following a dream end to his international career in France. However, a number of players have put their hands up …

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