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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 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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Cristiano Ronaldo Wins Ballon d’Or: France Football Announces Order Of Top 19

MADRID, SPAIN - JANUARY 31: Cristiano Ronaldo of Real Madrid celebrates after scoring Real's 4th goal during the La Liga match between Real Madrid CF and Real CD Espanyol at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on January 31, 2016 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Denis Doyle/Getty Images)

Cristiano Ronaldo has won the Ballon d’Or award for the fourth time in his career. The Real Madrid forward has capped off a tremendous year that saw him win European medals with both Real Madrid and Portugal, by beating Lionel Messi and Antoine Griezmann to the individual honour. Ballon d’or France Football 2016 winner : CRISTIANO RONALDO#ballondor pic.twitter.com/ECa0u3L6EK — France …

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Arsenal, Leicester And Man City Discover Their Champions League Last 16 Opponents

LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 23: The Arsenal team celebrate after Marco Verratti of PSG (not pictured) scored a own goal for Arsenal's second goal during the UEFA Champions League Group A match between Arsenal FC and Paris Saint-Germain at the Emirates Stadium on November 23, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arsenal, Leicester City and Manchester City, the three remaining Premier League sides, discovered their fate at the Champions League first knockout round draw took place on Monday morning. The former two won their respective groups, with the latter coming in behind Barcelona in theirs, but in a group stage that saw the likes of Bayern Munich and Real Madrid placed …

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