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Falcao signs for champions Chelsea on a season-long loan from AS Monaco

“If I can help Falcao reach his level again, I will do it. It hurts me that people in England think that the real Falcao is the one we saw at Manchester United. 565 more words


Indonesians rejoice as Aceh tsunami survivor joins Sporting Lisbon

Football fans in Indonesia rejoiced after news broke that Martunis, a 17-year-old tsunami survivor from Aceh province, signed with Portugal’s football giants Sporting Lisbon.  287 more words


Stoke City - Shaqiri bid

I’ve followed Stoke City for about 7/8 years now, and in this time the progress achieved at the club has been nothing short of impressive. Having achieved automatic promotion from the championship in 2008 they were one of the favorites to go down in the 2008/09 season however against all odds they stayed up and since then the club has made it’s first appearance in the fa cup final had a spell in the Europa league and in the last two seasons finish in the 9th place (beating the clubs record for most points in the top flight in 13/14 and then besting that in 14/15). 458 more words


England heartbreak shows just how far the Womens game has come

In 1921 the F.A initiated a ban that disallowed women’s football being played in stadiums used by professional male clubs. The ban stayed in effect for fifty years before being overturned in 1971. 479 more words


Manchester United's Problem-Fans View

“Fourth is the benchmark for Louis Van Gaal and this will need to be equalled and preferably improved upon when I come to write this piece next season, or else we could be faced with a phase of living in Chelsea, Man City and Arsenal’s shadow. 606 more words


Broken Records, Broken Hearts.

England’s Lionesses were record-breakers even before kick-off in their match against Japan. This was the first time England’s women had ever reached the semi-final in a World Cup. 311 more words