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Malcom Finally Delivers After Difficult Barcelona Start

Malcom cried tears of joy after scoring against Inter Milan in the Champions League on Tuesday but his emotions must have marked relief too after a difficult start at Barcelona. Signed from Bordeaux for €41 million in the summer, the 21-year-old was always circled as a player for the future but his lack of involvement this season has been a …

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Overcrowded Football Broadcasting Market Making Fans Pay The Price

Competition is supposed to make products and services cheaper, but instead, the competition between the likes of Sky Sports and BT Sport is only driving up the prices of watching football for fans.  From 1992 to 2007, Sky had exclusive rights to broadcasting all the live Premier League matches and the Champions League action was shown on terrestrial television on …

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More Misery For Henry As Monaco Crash Out Of Champions League

Thierry Henry’s Monaco slumped to an embarrassing 4-0 home defeat to Club Brugge on Tuesday as the French side tumbled out of the Champions League group stage with two games still to play. Giant striker Hans Vanaken scored twice, the second from the penalty spot, while Brazilian forward Wesley banged in a third as Monaco fell three goals behind in …

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Juve Are Champions League “Super Favourites”, Says Mourinho

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho claimed that Juventus are “super favourites” to win this season’s Champions League ahead of their clash in Turin on Wednesday. Three-time winners United are second in Group H after three games on four points – five behind leaders Juventus who are poised to qualify for the last 16. Mourinho said that United would not be …

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Pogba Has “No Regrets” About Leaving Juve For Man United

Paul Pogba said Tuesday that he had “no regrets” about leaving Juventus for Manchester United three years ago. The French World Cup winner was the most expensive player in world football when he joined United for a second time in an £89 million deal. “Do I look sad? Obviously I’m happy to wear this shirt. I’m really happy to have …

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Late Harry Kane Double Keeps Tottenham In Champions League

Harry Kane scored two late goals to secure a 2-1 victory against PSV Eindhoven and keep Tottenham’s Champions League hopes alive. It was a must-win game and manager Mauricio Pochettino named a strong team. Lucas Moura, Dele Alli, Christian Eriksen, Heung-Min Song and Harry Winks all started in midfield behind Harry Kane. Paulo Gazzaniga was selected over Michel Vorm in goal. …

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Liverpool Put To The Sword In Belgrade After Two Stunning Goals

Liverpool succumbed to defeat in their Champions League group stage match against Red Star Belgrade after two goals in six minutes from Milan Pavkov. Manager Jurgen Klopp rotated his squad on Tuesday night and started Joel Matip, Adam Lallana and Daniel Sturridge. The England forward should have scored with a half-volley from eight yards out with the score at 0-0. …

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Reports: Klopp Considering Dropping Shaqiri From Belgrade Visit

Reports have emerged on Sunday night indicating that Jurgen Klopp has a big decision to make ahead of the Champions League this week. The Liverpool boss and his side travel to Belgrade, Serbia to take on Red Star in the competition’s group stage. Red Star Belgrade, now known as Crvena Zvezda, lost 4-0 to the Reds at Anfield two weeks ago …

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