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Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez sets sights on winning return to Liverpool after draw with Manchester City

20 Apr

Rafael Benitez is targeting victory over former club Liverpool after seeing Newcastle take another small step towards safety. The Magpies edged to within two points of Norwich after a hard-fought 1-1 draw with Champions League semi-finalists Manchester City at St James’ Park, and might even have snatched a priceless win – which would have lifted […]

West Ham boss Slaven Bilic: I’m proud we’re not a team of divers

19 Apr

“I am proud that we are not that kind of club” Slaven Bilic But Bilic said: “I am not Mahatma Gandhi you know, I’m not a saint, so I am not going to lie – I would like us to get penalties but as a club we don’t want to get […]

EU wants control of OUR welfare state: Brussels’ secret plan REVEALED

11 Apr

While David Cameron claims that the concessions he negotiated would make Britain exempt from any further Brussels centralisation, opponents have pointed out that if a British government signs up to a new “social union” then Britain would be stuck with it.  Yesterday Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn made it clear he and his party wanted a […]

Jurgen Klopp issues encouraging injury update on Liverpool star Jordan Henderson

9 Apr

The England midfielder suffered knee ligaments damage in Liverpool’s Europa League draw with Borussia Dortmund on Thursday. It was thought that he would be ruled out for the rest of the season and be a huge doubt for Euro 2016. But ahead of Liverpool’s clash with Stoke tomorrow, Klopp has revealed that his captain could […]

‘Conte as good as Mourinho & Guardiola’

9 Apr

Conte was appointed Italy manager in 2014 following the resignation of Cesare Prandelli Chelsea’s incoming manager Antonio Conte is one of the best in the game alongside Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola, says Gianfranco Zola. Italy boss Conte will take over at Stamford Bridge after Euro 2016, replacing interim coach Guus Hiddink. The 46-year-old won […]

Chelsea transfer rumours: Conte’s number one target? Serie A super striker analysed

6 Apr

Football stats experts WhoScored.com take a look at a rumoured Chelsea transfer target. For more Chelsea stats, check out WhoScored’s Blues page. One of the worst kept secrets in football was finally announced on Monday afternoon as Chelsea confirmed that Antonio Conte would take over the Stamford Bridge reins upon the culmination of Euro 2016. […]

Liverpool FC: Video of Borussia Dortmund fans saying bye to Jurgen Klopp in final Bundesliga game

5 Apr

It was an emotional day for Jurgen Klopp last May, as you can see in the video above. The manager was saying goodbye to the Borussia Dortmund fans at the Westfalenstadion in the final Bundesliga game of the season. They beat Werder Bremen 3-2 where before and after there were tearful scenes, with supporters paying […]