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Monday, December 8, 2014

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The Manchester United boss has backed his philosophy that all players must prove their fitness in reserve fixtures before they will be considered for a starting position

Sunday, December 7, 2014

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Bruce Arena's men are bidding for a third title in four years but their opponents will be buoyant after beating Thierry Henry's New York Red Bulls in the Eastern Conference final

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The defender expressed his gratitude to the Argentine for all he has done for the club, after the forward took his Blaugrana tally to 402 with a treble in the Catalan derby

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The Uruguay international did not take kindly to the implication that neither he nor his fellow strikers at PSG are as industrious as Marseille's Andre-Pierre Gignac

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EXCLUSIVE: Garry Monk is keen to sign a striker on loan in January, with top scorer Wilfried Bony set to join up with Ivory Coast at the Africa Cup of Nations in the New Year

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Argentina forward Sergio Aguero suffered a suspected knee ligament injury during his club's 1-0 Premier League win over Everton, leaving the champions shorn of their talisman

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The Germany international has hailed his team-mate's run of form, but both he and Marcelo have called on the squad to keep fighting to prolong their winning run

Saturday, December 6, 2014

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Goals from Mario Mandzukic and Gimenez gave the league champions all three points against Elche and the coach feels they are getting stronger each week

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The former Portugal winger has tipped his compatriot to retain his title as the world's best player, but Fabio Cannavaro believes Manuel Neuer should land the gong

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The Argentina international appeared to overstretch in the early minutes of the fixture at the Etihad Stadium and was replaced by Jose Pozo with the scores locked at 0-0

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The Argentine was benched for last weekend's trip to Roma, with Pablo Daniel Osvaldo starting in his place, but the Nerazzurri coach has great confidence in the 21-year-old

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The Argentine striker has been in deadly form for Manuel Pellegrini's side but was overlooked for the 2014 shortlist and the winger wants trophies to press his case

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The Argentinian coach has made quite an impact on Ligue 1 but admits it is always difficult to guarantee where he could be in the long term

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The 25-year-old has made a blistering start to life in English football with his tireless running and keen eye for goal but his manager is worried about potential injuries

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Jay Heaps' men are looking for their first title at the fifth attempt while the Western Conference champions see a record-breaking fifth final victory

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The Arsenal coach says every new Barcelona arrival must learn to adapt to a more peripheral role in the Argentina international's supporting cast

Friday, December 5, 2014

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A week after facing Thierry Henry in his final Red Bulls game, the New England defender is preparing to stop another iconic forward from enjoying a memorable curtain call