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Wednesday, February 26, 2014

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Brendan Rodgers's side enjoy a six-point cushion in holding fourth place ahead of Tottenham with 11 games left to play but the defender wants to stay focused on maintaining form

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

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The Cimbom coach says Jose Mourinho's men are likely to progress to the quarter-finals at the Turkish side's expense, yet did not rule out a shock in Istanbul

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The Portuguese giants have described the former midfielder as "a genius who magnified football' after he passed away in his native Mozambique following a battle with illness

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The on-loan Monaco striker was due to make his Premier League debut against Chelsea but suffered a hamstring injury and is now set to be out for "weeks rather than months"

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The Chelsea boss was caught on camera joking about the Cameroonian's age but, in a furious condemnation of his conversation being recorded, he is adamant that he respects his star

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The Ivorian, who has been linked with a return to Stamford Bridge as an attacking coach, believes he could still shine in England's top flight at the age of 36

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The Galatasaray striker, who will face the Blues on Wednesday in the Champions League, says the work ethic instilled by the Portuguese has been key to his success in football

Monday, February 24, 2014

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The Fluminense striker has recovered from injury in time to be included for the clash with South Africa, along with the Botafogo goalkeeper and the Atletico Mineiro forward

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Check out the best photos from the latest round of matches throughout the footballing world, featuring the Premier League, La Liga, Serie A and more

Sunday, February 23, 2014

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The Chelsea duo were sidelined for Saturday's win over Everton and, with Nemanja Matic ineligible in the Champions League, the Portuguese boss is eager to get them fit again fast

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The dynamic 21-year-old Cote d'Ivoire international has all the attributes to follow in the footsteps of his former team-mate who now plays for Real Madrid

Thursday, February 20, 2014

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The on-loan Rossoneri midfielder believes they can still progress in the Champions League despite losing to a late Diego Costa goal against Atletico Madrid on Wednesday

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

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The Senegal international believes the Blues must claim three points against Everton after drawing with West Brom and having been knocked out of the FA Cup by Manchester City

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

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Mourinho's recruitment of the Serbian midfielder may appear to spell bad news for the Nigerian star, but it may force the 26-year-old into a more positive role for club and country

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Since leaving Camp Nou for Manchester City in 2010, the Ivorian has established himself as one of the best midfielders in the world - so why did the Blaugrana let him go?

Monday, February 17, 2014

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The striker had high hopes for 2014 but his dreams of representing the Super Eagles in Brazil have been devastated by injury

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The France international defender feels the 29-year-old striker can fire Spurs to a fourth-place finish in the Premier League