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Best performing Manchester United player suffers thigh injury

It seems like the injury-curse is going to leave Manchester United any time sooner - be it within the squad or players abroad. For instance,...
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PHOTO: Manchester United’s possible next signing trains with squad

Former Barcelona goal keeper Victor Valdes has been spotted in Manchester United training complex, training with other United players. Check the picture above. Spanish newspaper Mundo...

PHOTO: Martin Odegaard training with Liverpool

Last night reports came out that Norwegian wonderkid Martin Odegaard has been training with Liverpool, as possible January transfer move to Anfield seems likely. From...

New U.S. Soccer National Training Center coming to Kansas City

Kansas City is on the verge of becoming the capitol of soccer in the United States. KANSAS CITY, KS–“I am going to Kansas City…Kansas City here I...
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Arsenal star targeted by Dortmund to replace Lewandowski

German newspaper Bild reports that Bundesliga giants Borussia Dortmund are scouting Arsenal’s young midfield dynamo Serge Gnabry. Dortmund have already lost striker Robert Lewandowski, who...

Liverpool hopeful of landing ‘Egyptian Messi’ in January

Liverpool could make Basel play-maker Mohamed Salah as their first signing in January, if the reports are to be believed. The Reds manager Brendan Rodgers has...

Chelsea looking to beat Man Utd in the chase for €50m midfielder

Chelsea are showing great interest and have stepped up the chase in signing their former player Nemanja Matic, who is also a transfer target...
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Manchester United and Tottenham show interest in Benfica winger Niko Gaitan

Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur are linked with Benfica’s highly rated winger Niko Gaitan, as per reports from Portugal newspaper O Jogo. The Red Devils...

Manchester United: Like Father, Like Son – Beck’s Boy at Old Trafford

Like father, like son. David Beckham’s son Brooklyn Beckham is following his father's footsteps by training at Manchester United. According to reports from Daily Mail,...
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Possible Liverpool Line-Up against Manchester United

Liverpool will travel to Old Trafford to face arch-rivals Manchester United in the Capital One Cup tie on Wednesday night, where Luis Suarez will...

Can Rooney’s new training regime help Manchester United win the title?

Under David Moyes, Manchester United are third-favourites in most people's books to retain their Premier League title, behind Chelsea and Manchester City. The change...
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FA’s new Respect campaign – Respect The Technology

The Football Association has launched a new campaign – Respect the Technology – to promote respect across the beautiful game. Starting from grass-root levels to...

Foreigners in Premier League is no problem

Many fans from England and beyond are tied to a misconception in which the foreign players in the Premier League are doing damage to...

Ramadan & Football: Liverpool club doctor talks about training while fasting

As Muslims observe fasts during the month of Ramadan, Liverpool club doctor, Zaf Iqbal, discusses the rigours of fasting and intense pre-season training.
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Manchester United set to begin their title defense preparations under David Moyes

Manchester United players had their first opportunity to work with their new manager David Moyes, in a sun-baked day at the AON training complex,...

MLS teams up with French Football Federation to bolster youth development in the US

MLS has partnered up with the French Football Federation for a 16-month development course to earn the Elite Formation Coaching License.
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Robin van Persie attributes United’s success to first team coach

Although Robin van Persie is a crucial factor in United's success this season but RVP has attributed the success to the first team coach, Rene Meulensteen.
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Capturing the nature of the African Cup of Nations

The African Cup of Nations has kicked off and the title is being contested among 16 nations. Puma tries to capture the nature of the event with videos and interviews.

The Rise of the Hybrid Formation

In the past decade teams have begun to move away from the rigid 4-4-2, and towards formations with more positional and tactical interchangeability.

Manchester United and Liverpool in tussle to sign Mexican Hector Herrera

Manchester United and Liverpool are locked in a transfer battle to sign highly-rated Mexican midfielder Hector Herrera. The 22-year-old played a significant role in...

The M-Station – football training that’s endorsed by Arsenal and co

Munin Sports have released a new piece of football technology to aid footballers with training - the M-Station. Considerable time, effort and resources have...

Nutritional Tips to Prepare for a Match

How do professional footballers prepare for a match? Your muscles produce heat as you exercise. Sweating is your body’s way of removing this heat to...

FA’s Big Grassroots Football Survey

What is a better way of improving the grassroots-level football than asking the stakeholders to voice their opinions through surveys? The Surrey County FA brings...

Chelsea FC hold coaching sessions for the visually impaired

Blue may be the colour at Chelsea, but it’s also the place to be on a Friday evening if you’re blind or partially sighted...

Chelsea in search for the next Asian star

Chelsea’s Asian Soccer Star is back again this year providing groundbreaking opportunities for budding young players from Asian communities. The program offers the chance...

Keep Up with Star Soccer Players by Learning Their Workouts

Professional soccer is one of the most physically demanding sports in existence. Due to the length of a traditional soccer field and the length...

Friendly: Argentina 2-1 Portugal (9 Feb 2011)

The match started with Michael Schumacher appearing for some reason. Angel di Maria realized in the 14th minute what he was missing at Real Madrid...

How To Train Like Lionel Messi

Earlier this week we reviewed the new Nike CTR360 Maestri II Elite and discussed how important it was not only to have the best...

Soccer Rules

To ensure fair play in all of the lands, the world's governing body of football, FIFA, have laid down a set of rules for...