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  • Guardiola urges Man City to learn Celtic lesson

    Guardiola urges Man City to learn Celtic lesson

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    Guardiola urges Man City to learn Celtic lesson

    Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola expressed hope his players would learn their lesson after losing their 100 percent season record in a spectacular 3-3 Champions League draw at Celtic. Aiming to equal Tottenham Hotspur's English record of 11 straight wins at the start of a season, City had to come from behind three times to earn a point in Wednesday's Group C clash in Glasgow. City reached the semi-finals under Manuel Pellegrini last season, but not for the first time, Guardiola pointed …

  • John Obi Mikel is my role model, says Granada youngster Uche Agbo

    John Obi Mikel is my role model, says Granada youngster Uche Agbo

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    John Obi Mikel is my role model, says Granada youngster Uche Agbo

    The promising defender has singled out the Chelsea midfielder as an example to follow, and is determined to become a key Super Eagles’ member …

  • China's expansion into Europe, at home set to continue

    China's expansion into Europe, at home set to continue

    Reuters
    China's expansion into Europe, at home set to continue

    By Chris Bertram MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) - Chinese investors will continue to buy heavily into European clubs and the country's own clubs will step up their pursuit of big name players to compete in their Super League, two leading figures in Chinese soccer have said. Alex Teixeira, Ramires and Jackson Martinez are among the players to recently move for huge fees from Europe to the Chinese Super League, while Chinese investors have stakes in major clubs such as Inter Milan, Manchester …

  • Rejuvenated Walcott underlines return to form

    Rejuvenated Walcott underlines return to form

    Reuters
    Rejuvenated Walcott underlines return to form

    By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) - Snubbed by England for Euro 2016 and linked with a summer move away after 10 years at Arsenal, Theo Walcott's career appeared to be at a crossroads a couple of months ago. "I am working hard, enjoying my football," Walcott, who made a brief appearance for England versus Slovakia this month, said. …

  • Wenger coy over England links

    Wenger coy over England links

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    Wenger coy over England links

    Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has refused to completely rule out accepting a potential offer to take charge of England at the end of the season. Wenger has been linked with the England job following the Football Association's decision to part company with Sam Allardyce on Tuesday. Quizzed on possible England interest after Wednesday's 2-0 Champions League win over Basel, Wenger stopped short of confirming he would snub an FA approach. …