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Monthly Archives: January 2016

Wenger sees silver lining in Sanchez injury

Alexis Sanchez returned to Arsenal’s starting lineup and the scoresheet in Saturday’s 2-1 FA Cup fourth round defeat of Burnley with manager Arsene Wenger saying his injury-enforced “winter break” could be a blessing in disguise The Chile forward had not … Continue reading

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Pitso fears for Zungu

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane says he hopes Bongani Zungu’s injury is not a broken leg. Zungu was taken off on a stretcher with what looked like a bruised shin after he collided with Maritzburg United left-back Philani Zulu, but … Continue reading

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SAFA say they’ve not taken a decision on Sexwale

SAFA have issued the following statement with regards to communication between the governing body and Tokyo Sexwale. “Following various reports in the media over the last few days regarding the coming FIFA Presidential elections, the South African Football Association (SAFA) … Continue reading

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Ghana winger joins Malaga

Ghana and Chelsea winger Christian Atsu has joined Spanish side Malaga on loan until the end of the season. He spent the first half of the season on loan at Bournemouth but failed to make any Premier League appearances. The … Continue reading

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Ramires leaves Chelsea

Chelsea’s Ramires has joined Chinese side Jiangsu Suning in a deal believed to be worth about £25 million. The 28-year-old Brazil midfielder agreed a new four-year deal in October but has only started seven Premier League games this season. Jiangsu … Continue reading

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SuperSport move excites Baxter

SuperSport United’s newly appointed head coach Stuart Baxter says he has to hit the ground running as he takes charge of the club midway through the season. Baxter parted ways with Kaizer Chiefs at the end of last season to … Continue reading

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Sundowns win Absa Premiership Q-2

Premier Soccer League acting chief executive Mato Madlala says Mamelodi Sundowns’ unbeaten run makes them worthy Absa Premiership Q-Innovation Quarter Two winners. Downs – who have not tasted defeat in 15 games in all competitions – were over the weekend … Continue reading

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Fans pile pressure on Van Gaal

Manchester United may officially be keeping quiet about the future of Louis van Gaal but the manager accepts his position is being increasingly called into question by the club’s fans. The mood turned sour at Old Trafford during the course … Continue reading

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Valdes set to leave Man United

Manchester United goalkeeper Victor Valdes’ unhappy stay at Old Trafford looks to be drawing to a close with the Spaniard on the verge of a loan move to Belgium club Standard Liege, according to media reports on Thursday. The 33-year-old … Continue reading

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Arsenal welcome back key duo

Arsenal striker Alexis Sanchez and playmaker Mesut Ozil are fit for Sunday’s Premier League clash with Chelsea, manager Arsene Wenger said. The league leaders have been without the influential Chilean, who has scored six league goals this season, since late … Continue reading

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