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On Soccer: Love the Club. Loathe the American Owner.

On Soccer By RORY SMITH LONDON — A few weeks before last November’s presidential election in the United States, Matthew Barzun, the country’s ambassador to Britain at the time, hosted a party. When all of his guests had arrived, Barzun clinked a glass and asked for silence. A confidant of ...

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Benzema not interested in leaving ´best club in the world´

Karim Benzema has no interest in leaving Real Madrid because he considers Los Blancos to be “the best club in the world”. The French striker is currently sidelined with a hamstring injury and is not expected to return before October, yet he does not believe there to be any threat ...

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Ancelotti has signed contract with Chinese club, claims Basler

Former Bayern Munich midfielder Mario Basler claims that Carlo Ancelotti has signed a contract with a Chinese club and could leave the German giants in January.  Ancelotti is already under pressure after seeing his side suffer a surprise 2-0 defeat to Hoffenheim on Saturday.  And Basler, who left Bayern in ...

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Two Door Cinema Club talk football

Indie rock band Two Door Cinema Club chat football Discuss seeing a footballing legend at one of their shows Talk playing at a Russia 2018 stadium, FIFA tracks, The Best and more A renowned band on the indie scene, Two Door Cinema Club are no strangers to playing major festivals ...

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No club came close to matching Belotti clause – Cairo

Torino received a number of offers for star striker Andrea Belotti but none of them triggered his €100million release clause, according to club president Urbano Cairo. Belotti’s 26 Serie A goals in 35 appearances for Torino last season made him a top transfer target and the likes of Milan, Chelsea, Manchester ...

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Leicester midfielder Mendy returns to former club Nice

Former Nice captain Nampalys Mendy has rejoined the Ligue 1 club on loan after spending one season with Leicester City. The midfielder, signed as a replacement for N’Golo Kante following Leicester’s staggering Premier League title triumph, made only four league appearances all season as he struggled with injuries. Although Mendy ...

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Siem de Jong rejoins boyhood club Ajax

Siem de Jong will make his return to his boyhood club as Ajax announced that they have signed him to a three-year contract. The Amsterdam-based club reportedly spent £4 million to lure the 28-year-old forward back to his native Netherlands from Newcastle United. De Jong played his youth football at Ajax ...

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