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Mourinho Says United Not On Same Level As “Top Teams”

Jose Mourinho has attempted to deflect from another drab display by citing Manchester United’s lack of transfer activity as the reason for the club’s poor form. In a rant reminiscent of David Moyes’ time as manager of United, Mourinho conspicuously referenced Juventus, Barcelona, Real Madrid and rivals Manchester City as the world’s “top teams”, and suggested that United are not in …

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Major Boost For Chelsea As High-Flying Alonso Signs New Deal

Spain defender Marcos Alonso has signed a new contract with Chelsea that will run until 2023, the Premier League club announced Wednesday. The 27-year-old Spain defender, who joined Chelsea in August 2016, helped them win the Premier League in 2016-17 and claim the FA Cup last season. ✍️ @marcosalonso03 has committed his long-term future to the Blues! https://t.co/11p5yOSuYy — Chelsea …

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Marcelo Hits Out At “Envious” Media As He Defends Lopetegui

In response to a campaign to get Real Madrid manager Lopetegui sacked, Marcelo has said the media are full of “envy” and blamed them for the club’s poor form. Lopetegui’s future in Madrid has come under fire following a five-match winless streak, though last night’s 2-1 Champions League victory over Viktoria Plzen offered some respite for the La Liga giants. Real …

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Three Talking Points As Juventus Dominate Stale Manchester United

Cristiano Ronaldo failed to score on his return to Old Trafford but will leave Manchester with the belief he can win the Champions League for a fourth straight season after Juventus beat Manchester United 1-0 on Tuesday. Ronaldo played his part in the only goal, scored by Paulo Dybala, to preserve the Italian champions’ 100 percent record in the competition. United, …

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13 Quickfire Conclusions As Juve Outclass United At Old Trafford

Manchester United were defeated by a goal to nil against Juventus in their Champions League group tie at Old Trafford on Tuesday night. Juventus impressed on Ronaldo’s return to Old Trafford and the Portuguese was heavily involved in the only goal of the game after his cross fell to Pablo Dybala in the box who finished smartly. Manchester United kept …

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Ronaldo’s Return & Four Other Champions League Talking Points

As the Champions League returns for its third round of fixtures, Pundit Arena counts down five talking points from Tuesday and Wednesday night’s action.  ___ 1) Ronaldo’s Return Cristiano Ronaldo went from skinny showboater to the best player in the world during his time at Manchester United. The Portugal striker scored 84 goals in 198 appearances for the Red Devils before …

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Bohemians Release New Bob Marley-Inspired Away Shirt

League of Ireland club Bohemians have released their unique new away jersey ahead of next season, inspired by the late Bob Marley.  We are delighted to reveal our 2019 away jersey. Designed by #Bohs in conjunction with our new kit suppliers O’Neills, it gives a nod to Dalymount's special place in the hearts of football and music fans. Available for pre-order in …

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Red Star Belgrade Slump To Silence Over Match-Fixing Scandal

Red Star Belgrade, embroiled in a Champions League match-fixing scandal, have erected a wall of silence around the Rajko Mitic Stadium ahead of their clash with Liverpool on Wednesday. The trip to Anfield should have been a celebration for the team, 27 years after they won the European Cup, the first and last triumph in the competition for a club …

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