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Jeff Hendrick Trying To Talk Ireland Teammate Robbie Brady Into Burnley Move

2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier, Aviva Stadium, Dublin 6/10/2016 Republic of Ireland vs Georgia Ireland's Jeff Hendrick with Robbie Brady during the warm up

While the speculation surrounding Robbie Brady’s next move continues to grow, fellow Ireland international Jeff Hendrick has been looking to force the situation. Burnley are one the ever-expanding group of clubs chasing the winger’s signature, and Hendrick has been hard at work selling Burnley as a potential destination to his compatriot. Speaking to the Irish Independent, Stephen Ward has explained …

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Leicester Tigers Sign French International Centre To Replace Manu Tuilagi


Reliable reports breaking this evening claim Leicester Tigers have completed the signing of a replacement for the injured Manu Tuilagi. With the England centre out for the season, The Rugby Paper claim the English club have brought Maxime Mermoz in from Toulon. BEEAKING: Leicester are believed to have signed Maxime Mermoz with immediate effect as injury replacement to Manu Tuilagi …

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Twitter Reacts As Chelsea Ease Past Leicester Despite Costa Absence

LEICESTER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 14:  Marcos Alonso (C) of Chelsea celebrates with teammates Victor Moses (L) and Gary Cahill (R) after scoring his team's second goal during the Premier League match between Leicester City and Chelsea at The King Power Stadium on January 14, 2017 in Leicester, England.  (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Chelsea resumed their impressive dominance in the league following their defeat at Spurs with a convincing victory over the champions. With Diego Costa not with the squad after a supposed row with Antonio Conte culminating in the Italian barking “Go to China!”, it wasn’t the best of news cycles for the London side. Prior to kick-off, the former Juve boss …

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Chelsea Drop Diego Costa After Massive Row With Antonio Conte And Coaches [Reports]

MIDDLESBROUGH, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 20: Diego Costa of Chelsea celebrates with Chelsea manager Antonio Conte during the Premier League match between Middlesbrough and Chelsea at Riverside Stadium on November 20, 2016 in Middlesbrough, England. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

Chelsea’s title charge has hit another slight wobble as reports on Friday suggest that all is not well in the Stamford Bridge camp. The Daily Telegraph and Mail have both reported that Diego Costa has not travelled with the rest of the squad for the Blues’ Premier League clash against reigning champions Leicester City on Saturday, following a training ground …

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Gloucester Confirm The Signing Of Owen Williams

Owen Williams

Gloucester have confirmed the signing of Wales hopeful Owen Williams next season after the player agreed to personal terms with the club. After signing for the Tigers from the Scarlets in 2013, Williams has amassed over 500 points during his time at Welford Road with the versatile inside back following forwards Carl Fearns, Fraser Balmain and Val Rapava Ruskin to …

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Dai Young Provides James Haskell Injury Update

Wasps v Leicester Tigers - Aviva Premiership

Wasps Director of Rugby Dai Young has provided a positive update on James Haskell after the England flanker was forced from the field just 36 seconds into his Wasps return. Haskell, who has been sidelined since July with a toe injury, made his return to the Ricoh Arena on Sunday only to be taken off within the first minute of …

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Four More Clubs Join The Chase For Robbie Brady [Report]

2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier, Aviva Stadium, Dublin 6/10/2016 Republic of Ireland vs Georgia Ireland's Robbie Brady

The race to sign Republic of Ireland and Norwich winger Robbie Brady has reportedly intensified. Further to the Mirror’s claims on Wednesday that Premier League sides Leicester City and Crystal Palace were in contention to sign the highly-rated 24-year-old, the same outlet has now furthered that by alleging that as many as four more clubs are in the hunt for …

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In Pictures: A Look Back At Some Of The Biggest Football Moments Of 2016


2016 saw one of the biggest surprises in football history as Leicester City won the Premier League title. From starting odds of 5,000-1 Claudio Ranieri’s unfancied Foxes defied the bookmakers (and all logical thinking) through a combination of solid tactics from the manager, a hard-working defence and the brilliance of N’Golo Kant√©, Riyad Mahrez and Jamie Vardy, lifting the title …

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