Saturday, August 30, 2014

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The Real Madrid winger says that he is on good terms with some of his former bosses, including current coach Carlo Ancelotti, but is not concerned with being liked

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The Giallorossi are following the Old Lady's lead in terms of building their own stadium - the rest of Serie A must now follow suit if Italian football is to rise again

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The central defender has made over 230 appearances for the Reds over eight years since initially joining them from the Danish club but says that "the time is right" to go back

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The Spanish midfielder completed a €10m move to the Allianz Arena this week but was coach Pep Guardiola right to pursue the former Liverpool and Real Madrid man?

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The Portugal international has weighed into the debate about whether the Argentina captain should have won the best player award at World Cup and feels he can't give his thoughts

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The Swede has returned to training after his recent rib injury but is expected to be one of several absentees from the game at Parc des Princes

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The former fan favourite will be hoping his first competitive game in charge ends in a morale-boosting win, but the Biancocelesti have provided their new coach with a strong squad

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Carlo Ancelotti's men kicked off their Liga campaign with an underwhelming win at home to Cordoba and a massive improvement will be required if they are to triumph at the Anoeta

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The Nerazzurri have not lost to the Granata since February 1994 and they will be confident of extending that run with a squad that has been significantly strengthened this summer

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Lionel Messi's double helped last season's runners up to a victory at Camp Nou in their first home game but 2013-14's sixth-placed side could prove trickier

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The striker opened the scoring with a fine first-time finish before teeing up Pablo Piatti for the hosts' third, with Parejo following up his own missed penalty in between

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The Spain international has yet to find a new club since parting company with Barcelona at the end of last season but his representative is remaining upbeat

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The Chilean saw his side win a Ligue 1 game at the Velodrome at the third attempt thanks to the attacker's double and one goal apiece from Florian Thauvin and Abdelaziz Barrada

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Los Blancos sold the winger to Manchester United this week for €84 million but the Blaugrana ace says the capital club have just got rid of one of "top 10 players in the world"

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Goals from Marco Reus, Sokratis and Adrian Ramos proved just enough for Die Schwarzgelben, despite two late goals from the hosts making for a nervy final few minutes in Augsburg

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A week after the opening-day defeat to Bayer Leverkusen, Jurgen Klopp's men got off the mark thanks to their fit-again Germany attacker, Sokratis Papastathopoulos and Adrian Ramos

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The coach has been handed a championship-winning side following Antonio Conte's resignation and he hopes to begin with a victory against Chievo this weekend

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The coach believes the midfielder, who has "seen everything in football", will bring a lot to his Bayern side and says the desire to complete the transfer was mutual