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Ruud van Nistelrooy

Former Manchester United and Holland striker

The Best Football Ads – featuring David Beckham, Wayne Rooney, and Ronaldo

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Football isn't always played on a length of grass, with eleven players, in a stadium full of packed supporters. Football, in the minds of...

Top 10 Premier League Strikers Of All Time

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When stripped to its foundations, getting goals is the aim of the beautiful game, and strikers are generally charged with providing the goods. The...

Memo to David Moyes – Drop van Persie and save your job!

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Having one of your key players criticising your tactical acumen after a particularly difficult defeat, and you're in trouble. Having it as  common knowledge...
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Beginning of the end! Why Manchester United should prepare for life beyond Wayne Rooney

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Already a week into the new season, it is clear that a decision must be made soon about Wayne Rooney’s future. David Moyes repeatedly insists...
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Sir Alex Ferguson’s Greatest XI

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Before Sir Alex Ferguson takes charge of his last game as Manchester United manager, here is his all-time greatest XI in his time at Old Trafford.

Ryan Giggs: slightly overrated?

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Ryan Giggs made his Manchester United debut in 1991, and 21 years later he is still an integral part of Sir Alex Ferguson's squad....

10 of the best Dutch footballers in recent years

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The Netherlands international team go into this summer's Euro 2012 tournament as one of the favourites and frontrunners, with quality throughout Bert van Marwijk's...

Soccerlens’ Top Five Strikers Of The Last 20 Years

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As the footballing sphere bids farewell to one of it's greatest ever patrons, legendary Brazilian forward Ronaldo, we at Soccerlens thought it high time to compile a concise list of our top five 'strikers in world football' - with the only stipulation being that any nominee must have played 'up top' and have had been in their prime at some point during the last two decades.

Werder Bremen Finally Up And Running

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Werder Bremen looked set for a dismal season. Not only had their star of last season left for Real Madrid, but they had numerous...

Can Hamburg Win The Bundesliga?

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Before the international break Kaiserslautern gave a massive boost to everyone hoping for a more competitive Bundesliga this season with their 2-0 win over Bayern...

Transfer Rumours: Real Madrid Enter The Race For Cesc Fabregas?

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Monday Monday, can't trust that day. The new week has brought with it a flurry of fresh transfer rumours, some perfectly feasible, some a little...

Neville, Scholes and Giggs: Death By A Thousand Cuts

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It is with some distain, if not total consternation, that I observe the clichéd comments of the media, rival fans, and (most of all)...