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Barcelona And Real Madrid Dominate FIFPro World XI For 2016

BARCELONA, SPAIN - APRIL 02: Cristiano Ronaldo of Real Madrid CF attempts to shoot under pressure from Javier Mascherano and Gerard Pique of FC Barcelona during the La Liga match between FC Barcelona and Real Madrid CF at Camp Nou on April 2, 2016 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Alex Caparros/Getty Images)

Real Madrid and Barcelona have exercised high levels of dominance in FIFPro’s World Eleven for 2016. In a team voted on by fellow footballers, the two Spanish sides have come out on top in a big way as they comprise nine of the eleven players in the side, with former Barca right-back Dani Alves (now of Juventus) also being included. …

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James Rodriguez Finally Addresses Speculation Linking Him With Manchester United And Chelsea

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The future of Real Madrid star James Rodriguez has been the subject of much speculation since before the end of last season, with Manchester United, Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain all being linked with the Columbia international. With competition for starting places fierce within Zinedin Zidane’s side, the 25-year-old has found it difficult to secure any sustained playing time in the …

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

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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 Kanté, Riyad Mahrez and Jamie Vardy, lifting the title …

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Chelsea Must Match High Asking Price In Order To Land Real Madrid Attacker [Report]

LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 17: Antonio Conte, Manager of Chelsea walks to the away dugout prior to the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Chelsea at Selhurst Park on December 17, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

One year ago, Jose Mourinho was sacked by Chelsea after falling way too close to the relegation places, and the defending champions’ future looked pretty bleak as the festive period was not high on the list of priorities of players and fans alike. Roll forward 12 months things could hardly be better.  The Blues sit six points clear at the top of the Premier League …

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Real Madrid In Talks To Sign Chelsea Goalkeeper [Report]

SUNDERLAND, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 14: Thibaut Courtois of Chelsea reacts after the final whistle during the Premier League match between Sunderland and Chelsea at Stadium of Light on December 14, 2016 in Sunderland, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Manchester United fans fearing David de Gea could leave Old Trafford for Real Madrid in the future may have had their Christmas wish come true that the European champions will look elsewhere, with news of a new target for Los Blancos being reported.  The Sun claim Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has attracted the interest of Real Madrid, according to reports in Spain. De …

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Watch: Cristiano Ronaldo Scores 500th Career Club Goal Thanks To Video Referee

YOKOHAMA, JAPAN - DECEMBER 15: Cristiano Ronaldo of Real Madrid smiles after scoring a goal during the FIFA Club World Cup Japan semi-final match between Club America v Real Madrid at International Stadium Yokohama on December 15, 2016 in Yokohama, Japan. (Photo by Matt Roberts/Getty Images,)

Cristiano Ronaldo hit another personal milestone on Thursday as Real Madrid booked their place in the Club World Cup final in Yokohama. Zinedine Zidane’s side beat a stubborn Club América 2-0 thanks to goals from Karim Benzema and the aforementioned Ronaldo, who has now scored 500 goals in club competitions throughout his career. However, the goal itself nearly didn’t stand. …

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