Archives for May 2018

United Defender Matteo Darmian to Reportedly Undergo Juventus Medical

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Heading into the summer transfer window, it seemed like Matteo Darmian was as likely as any Manchester United player to leave. And now it appears imminent that Juventus is the destination for him. Darmian will reportedly become the first United player out the door this summer as the two clubs are now closing in on a deal to bring the Italian international back to his home country.

According to the Daily Mirror: “The Red Devils will pocket €12m (£10.6m) for the former Torino star, who will likely undergo a medical on Friday, claim Sportitalia.”

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Zinedine Zidane Exit Reshapes Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale to United Transfer Talk

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Manchester United have long targeted Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale, and this summer had looked like the best chance they might have had of finally landing the Welshman. Bale’s teammate in attack, Cristiano Ronaldo, is seemingly linked with a return to United every summer, and this transfer window is no different.

Of course, neither deal has ever really come close to completion, and the narrative surrounding both changed greatly today with the shocking resignation announcement from Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane.

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Man United Transfer Talk: Mario Mandzukic, Marko Arnautovic, Matteo Darmian

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It promises to be a very exciting summer transfer window at Manchester United, with plenty of potential comings and goings.

So let’s take a spin through the latest transfer rumors and gossip making the rounds on the internet today.

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Chelsea, United and France Among Potential Zinedine Zidane Destinations

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We’re still digesting today’s earth-shattering news: Zinedine Zidane announcing that he is stepping down as Real Madrid manager. In the wake of this big revelation, it’s already time to think about 1.) who Florentino Perez will bring in to replace him (go here for a list of six candidates) and 2.) where the Frenchman will go next.

The bookies have already set odds on what his landing spot could be, and three main destinations stand out above the rest. Let’s take a look at the three most realistic (at least for now) possibilities.

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Pochettino, Conte, Wenger Among Early Potential Zidane Replacements

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Who will take over as the next Real Madrid manager now that Zinedine Zidane has shockingly stepped aside? Well, it’s very early to speculate, as the dust has barely even settled on the Frenchman’s surprise news conference. Then again the betting market has already set odds on who could be the next man to lead the Reyes del Europa, so I guess it’s actually not too soon to assess the pros and cons of all the leading candidates.

Here are six individuals who are receiving the most favorable odds from the sports books and how they might fit in at the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu.

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Zinedine Zidane Shockingly Leaves Real Madrid; Best Twitter Reactions

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Thursday brought extremely shocking news to the football world as Zinedine Zidane abruptly resigned as Real Madrid manager. He announced this move in a press conference just a few hours ago. Zidane leaves the Santiago Bernabeu after three seasons, having won the UEFA Champions League in all three years. The frenchman also claimed two UEFA Super Cups, two Club World Cups, one La Liga title and one Spanish Super Cup.

Today’s news event is nothing short of seismic, as it leaves us wondering who the kings of Europe will hire next as his replacement. (here is a link to our list of six early candidates) We also have to wonder what’s next for Zidane, who did a thorough and emphatic job of answering his critics this season.

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Romelu Lukaku Says there is No Problem Between Him and Jose Mourinho

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At a news conference in Belgium today, Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku addressed claims of discord between himself and manager Jose Mourinho. The Belgian scoring machine says that his relationship with Mourinho is perfect, which contradicts the reports which surfaced just after the 1-0 FA Cup loss to Chelsea.

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Tottenham Transfer Talk: Gareth Bale, Christian Pulisic, Alex McCarthy

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It promises to be a very exciting summer transfer window at Tottenham Hotspur, with plenty of potential comings and goings. So, let’s take a spin through the latest transfer rumors and gossip making the rounds on the internet today.

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Chelsea FC Owner Roman Abramovich Still Can’t Work in UK, Even on Israeli Passport

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Chelsea Owner and Russia’s 11th wealthiest man Roman Abramovich is still having trouble regaining access to the United Kingdom. Abramovich has seen a very lengthy delay over the renewal processing of his UK VISA, which expired in April. It is believed that this is the reason he did not attend his club’s 1-0 win over Manchester United in the FA Cup Final.

It was reported Monday that Abramovich flew to Tel Aviv, Israel, one of the many places that he owns property, and sought Israeli citizenship. Under the nation’s Law of Return, Jews living abroad have eligibility to gain Israeli citizenship.

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Updated Injury Recovery Timeline for Liverpool, Egypt Star Mo Salah

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Liverpool and Egypt winger Mo Salah said earlier this week that he’s fully confident he will be fit in time to play in the World Cup. However, that was before Liverpool physiotherapist Ruben Pons went public with his assessment of the injured forward.

Salah, who suffered shoulder ligament damage during a collision with Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos in the UEFA Champions League Final on Saturday, has been recovering well while undergoing treatment in Valencia, Spain, and he’s already out of the arm sling. Meanwhile the worldwide backlash against Ramos over the incident continues to gain strength. 

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Reasons You Should Begin Playing Paintball

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By John O’Leary

There are plenty of fun activities that you can enjoy during your spare time. Just remember that some activities are better than others. If you choose the right activity, you’ll have a blast and you’ll be able to spend a significant amount of time with your friends. This is where paintball enters the picture. Paintball is undoubtedly one of the most fun activities in the world. If you’re not playing it, you should start immediately. Why? You’ll find out in the guide below.

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Why is PureVPN the Best for FIFA World Cup Streaming?

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The Blessings of Cord-Cutting

By Osama Khan

Those who understand the concept of cord-cutting also realize the importance of a VPN. Cord cutting has been around for a while now. Before that, people were dependent on their cable TV service to watch their favorite sports and entertainment content.

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