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Arshavin out of Arsenal’s Champions League squad


September 18th, 2012 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian forward Andrei Arshavin has been left out of Arsenal's 18-man squad for Tuesday's Champions League football opener against Montpellier in France.Arshavin has been frozen ... Read more...

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Russian Premier League chief runs for FA post


July 18th, 2012 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Russian Premier League has officially nominated its chief Sergei Pryadkin for the post of president of the Russian FA, CSKA Moscow general director Roman ... Read more...

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Russia relaxes foreign player quota


July 5th, 2012 - 5:38 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian football Premier League clubs will be able to field seven foreign players at any one time from next season onward, a slight relaxation from ... Read more...

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Russia launches anti-racism football taskforce


March 22nd, 2012 - 2:32 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 22 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Russian Football Union (RFU) has launched a dedicated taskforce to tackle racism in the game, just days after a banana was thrown at a ... Read more...

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Bolton sign winger Wylde on free transfer


March 17th, 2012 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 17 (IANS) English Premier League club Bolton Wanderers signed former Rangers winger on a free transfer, the club confirmed Saturday.Scottish club Rangers finances are in a mess after ... Read more...

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England desperately needs a manager: Robben


March 1st, 2012 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 1 (IANS) Dutch star Arjen Robben feels that England's Football Association (FA) should quickly find a replacement for Fabio Capello, who resigned last month.Arjen Robben, who struck ... Read more...

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Premier League agree to change fixtures for FA Cup final


February 3rd, 2012 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 3 (IANS) Premier League have agreed to reschedule fixtures on the penultimate weekend of the season in order to avert a clash with the FA Cup final in ... Read more...

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Champions League: Barcelona, Chelsea, Arsenal and AC Milan win


October 20th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 20 (IANS) Europe's champion club Barcelona of Spain, English Premier League clubs Chelsea and Arsenal and Italy's AC Milan all collected full points from their Champions League ... Read more...

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Keep distance from Van Persie, Wenger tells Manchester City


October 1st, 2011 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 1 (IANS) Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has told Manchester City not to entertain any hopes of signing his captain Robin van Persie to get rid of Carlos ... Read more...

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Rule on fielding full-strength teams in EPL to be relaxed


July 15th, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 15 (IANS) The controversial rule to punish English Premier League clubs for fielding "weakened teams" is to be revisited and relaxed from this season by the Football ... Read more...

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Kolkata to fight juvenile crime through football


June 30th, 2011 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 29 (IANS) In a bid to reach out to youngsters who may be attracted to crime, several agencies, including the city police, Wednesday came together to announce ... Read more...

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Man U hijacks Udinese winger Sanchez


May 1st, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 1 (ANI): Manchester United have made a dramatic late swoop to hijack Manchester City's deal to sign the highly-rated winger Alexis Sanchez for up to 26.5 million pounds. It is ... Read more...

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Young snubs Villa to join top Premier league clubs


March 16th, 2011 - 3:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 16 (ANI): England winger Ashley Young, who has been a long-term target of Manchester United, Tottenham and Arsenal, has snubbed any offer of a new Aston Villa contract to ... Read more...

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Premier League clubs want me: Maradona


January 11th, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 11 (ANI): Legendary footballer Diego Maradona wants to coach a Premier League club and Blackburn could be the favourites to get him.The Argentina legend had discussions with Rovers after they ... Read more...

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Beckham to live and play in Britain


January 5th, 2011 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 5 (ANI): Ace midfielder David Beckham will return to live and play in Britain this week.Los Angeles Galaxy and Beckham will have to make a decision sooner rather ... Read more...

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Premier League clubs must stand up against player power: Ferguson


January 3rd, 2011 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 3(ANI): Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has claimed that striker Wayne Rooney's contract stand-off last year has proved that the club would be "finished" if they ever allow ... Read more...

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English Premier League clubs vie to cash on Beckham’s popularity


January 2nd, 2011 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 2 (ANI): English Premier League clubs lining up to try to tempt football superstar David Beckham back home from America after the ace midfielder expressed his desire to play ... Read more...

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Tottenham heads list of Premier League clubs interested in Beckham


December 31st, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 31 (ANI): Tottenham heads the list of Premier League clubs to show an interest in bringing ace midfielder David Beckham back to England in January.Beckham is targeting a loan ... Read more...

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Brit football club to become first to offer university degree for game


November 5th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 05 (ANI): A football club in Britain is set to become the first to offer a university degree about the game.Burnley FC is to offer students the football-focused course, which ... Read more...

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EPL footballers using major ‘legal tax loophole’ to avoid 50 per cent income tax


October 28th, 2010 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 28(ANI): English Premier League footballers are reportedly using a major tax loophole to protect their multi-million pound salaries from the tax authorities.According to the Independent, around 75 per cent of ... Read more...

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Wayne Rooney’s hooker set to name more players she has bedded


September 20th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 20 (ANI): English football player Wayne Rooney's hooker has left players from 10 Premier League clubs quaking in their boots after it was revealed that she is set to name ... Read more...

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English Premier League spending tumbled 22 pct from 2009-10


September 1st, 2010 - 6:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep.1 (ANI): Premier League clubs spending for the summer transfer window tumbled 22 percent from last year, a report says.The 20 clubs in England's top flight spent a total of ... Read more...

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Beckham asks fans to back England’s 2018 World Cup bid


August 19th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 19 (ANI): England's ace footballer David Beckham has asked fans to back the country's 2018 World Cup bid.He said England can win the World Cup together by supporting ... Read more...

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Seven English clubs ban use of Vuvuzelas


July 21st, 2010 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jul 21 (ANI): Seven English Premier League clubs have banned use of Vuvuzelas at their grounds in fear that they can be used as weapons.Clubs fear the horns could injure ... Read more...

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England has players to win 2010 World Cup: Mourinho


June 15th, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jun 15 (ANI): Real Madrid boss Jose Mourinho, who is also known as the 'Special One', has said England has the players to win the 2010 World Cup in South Africa. ... Read more...

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Beckenbauer says Capello has taken England backwards


June 15th, 2010 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jun 15 (ANI): Ahead of a possible last-16 meeting between England and Germany, football legend Franz Beckenbauer also known as Der Kaiser has increased the pressure on The Three Lions by ... Read more...

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Mourinho’s move to Real Madrid has Premier League clubs in panic


May 24th, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 24 (ANI): Inter Milan boss Jose Mourinho's move to Real Madrid has caused panic at top Premier League clubs, as he has set his sights on certain players.Chelsea's ... Read more...

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Capello blames ‘non spending’ for absence of English clubs in Champions League


May 6th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 6 (ANI): England coach Fabio Capello has said that failure to strengthen the team by big Premier League clubs is the reason behind no England representation in the Champions ... Read more...

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Capello sends team doctor to check fitness of England players


May 5th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 5 (IANS) England coach Fabio Capello has sent team doctor Ian Beasley to all training grounds of several Premier League clubs this week to make a final check on ... Read more...

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I won’t quit Barcelona for any English Premier League side: Messi


April 30th, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 30(ANI): Barcelona striker Lionel Messi has disappointed his fans in England by revealing that he will not play in the Premier League because his heart belongs to Barcelona.When asked if ... Read more...

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Premier League clubs ouster from Champion League good for England WC hopes: Terry


April 10th, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 10 (ANI): Former skipper and one of the main players of the World Cup squad, John Terry, believes England will benefit from Premier League clubs' misery in the Champions ... Read more...

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Indians mulling multi-million pound football league on lines of IPL


March 19th, 2010 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 19 (ANI): Indians are planning a multi-million pound football league on the lines of the mega rich Indian Premier League.They want to launch a two-month league within three years ... Read more...

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Mourinho says he can return to Premier League anytime


March 18th, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 18 (ANI): Inter Milan boss Jose Mourinho has said that he has a clause in his contract which allows him to quit at any time, showing his interest to ... Read more...

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English Premier League clubs owe 56 percent of Europe-wide commercial debt


February 24th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 24 (ANI): England Premier League clubs owe more money than all the other clubs in Europe's top divisions put together, according to a UEFA report.The report calculates the combined debts ... Read more...

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Manchester City, Juventus send out feelers to Guus Hiddink


December 18th, 2009 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 18(ANI): Former Chelsea manager Guus Hiddink's agent has said that officials from Manchester City and Juventus have approached him for joining the Premier League clubs.Cees van Nieuwen-huizen also said ... Read more...

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