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Ex-Celtic defender Kieran Tierney hailed by Ashley Cole – Glasgow Times
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Ex-Celtic defender Kieran Tierney hailed by Ashley Cole – Glasgow Times

Arsenal defender Kieran Tierney ENGLAND legend Ashley Cole has heaped praise on ‘brilliant’ Kieran Tierney following another standout display by the former Celtic hero.  Tierney was a constant menace as Arsenal played out a 1-1 draw against Leicester – managed by his old Hoops gaffer Brendan Rodgers – on Tuesday night.  The performance continued Tierney’s…

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Barcelona defender Samuel Umtiti out with another knee injury – Everything Barca
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Barcelona defender Samuel Umtiti out with another knee injury – Everything Barca

Samuel Umtiti of FC Barcelona. (Photo by Jose Manuel Alvarez/Quality Sport Images/Getty Images) The Barcelona center back could miss the rest of the season.Barcelona will be without defender Samuel Umtiti for their match against Villarreal and may not play again this season after picking up another injury.According to Diario Sport, the Frenchman is suffering once…

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Barcelona defender bids farewell ahead of Man Utd transfer – Football365.com
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Barcelona defender bids farewell ahead of Man Utd transfer – Football365.com

Date published: Tuesday 30th June 2020 8:58 Young defender Marc Jurado has said his goodbyes at Barcelona ahead of a move to Man Utd, according to reports. Jurado, the 16-year-old right-back, is considered one of the best current talents in Barcelona’s famed development system. Having spent almost a decade with the club, it was expected…

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Arsenal defender Shkodran Mustafi sends message to David Luiz following FA Cup win – Football.London
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Arsenal defender Shkodran Mustafi sends message to David Luiz following FA Cup win – Football.London

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Brazilian Defender David Luiz Signs New Arsenal Contract – CHANNELS TELEVISION
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Brazilian Defender David Luiz Signs New Arsenal Contract – CHANNELS TELEVISION

David Luiz joined Arsenal last summer. Photo: Arsenal.comBrazil defender, David Luiz has signed a new one-year deal with Premier League side, Arsenal.The North London side disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday where the club described the 33-year-old as an “important” player for the team.According to Arsenal Technical director, Edu, the player who joined the…

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Liverpool: What defender of the past would be the perfect match for Virgil van Dijk – The Top Flight
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Liverpool: What defender of the past would be the perfect match for Virgil van Dijk – The Top Flight

Use your ← → (arrows) to browseLiverpool had there fair share of good and bad at the back. With van Dijk being called the best in the game who of the past Reds would best suit him as a partner?Liverpool has always had some decent centre-back partnerships over the years, as well as some bang…

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PSG defender interest, Jadon Sancho door open and other Liverpool transfer rumours rated – Liverpool Echo
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PSG defender interest, Jadon Sancho door open and other Liverpool transfer rumours rated – Liverpool Echo

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West Brom target defender as Nottingham Forest star makes promotion vow – Birmingham Live
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West Brom target defender as Nottingham Forest star makes promotion vow – Birmingham Live

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Former Man City defender Onuoha says he does not feel safe in the USA – Onefootball
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Former Man City defender Onuoha says he does not feel safe in the USA – Onefootball

Onefootball Dan Burke Wednesday, June 3, 2020, 6:46 UTCEx-Manchester City and Queens Park Rangers defender Nedum Onuoha has admitted he does not feel “100% safe” in the United States.Onuoha has been playing for MLS side Real Salt Lake since 2018 and with widespread protests against police brutality taking place this week following the killing of…

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Arsenal defender David Luiz confirms talks over ‘dream’ return to Benfica – Sports Mole
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Arsenal defender David Luiz confirms talks over ‘dream’ return to Benfica – Sports Mole

Arsenal defender David Luiz says that he ‘dreams of ending his career at Benfica’ and has already discussed a future move to the Portuguese giants. Arsenal defender David Luiz has confirmed that he has already held talks with Benfica president Luis Filipe Vieira over a “dream” return to the Portuguese club. The Brazilian defender is…

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Former Man City defender Nedum Onuoha fears US police “could take my life” – Mirror Online
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Former Man City defender Nedum Onuoha fears US police “could take my life” – Mirror Online

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Liverpool defender sent for a hot dog, ridiculing Pep Guardiola, and talking in the third person – Zlatan I – talkSPORT.com
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Liverpool defender sent for a hot dog, ridiculing Pep Guardiola, and talking in the third person – Zlatan I – talkSPORT.com

Zlatan Ibrahimovic is one of the greatest mavericks football has seen, but we could soon be seeing the last of him on a football pitch. The 38-year-old – still playing at AC Milan – suffered an injury on Monday and while it is not thought to be serious, how much longer can he go on…

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Morecambe defender Mbulu dies aged 23 – Eurosport – INTERNATIONAL (EN)

May 27 (Reuters) – Morecambe centre back Christian Mbulu has died at the age of 23, the League Two club confirmed late on Tuesday.The former Millwall and Motherwell defender joined the club in January on a short-term deal until the end of the season. The club did not reveal the cause of death.”Everyone at Morecambe…

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Mediaset: PSG defender Thiago Silva close to securing Milan return – the details – SempreMilan
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Mediaset: PSG defender Thiago Silva close to securing Milan return – the details – SempreMilan

There are growing rumours that Paris Saint-Germain defender Thiago Silva will secure a return to AC Milan this summer eight years after leaving.It was reported in Friday’s edition of il Corriere dello Sport that the Brazilian desperately wants to secure a move back to the San Siro in order to finish his career where he…

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PSG lose former defender, Jordan Diakiese – Daily Post Nigeria
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PSG lose former defender, Jordan Diakiese – Daily Post Nigeria

Former Paris Saint-Germain academy defender, Jordan Diakiese, is dead.He was aged 24.Diakiese was playing for fifth-tier French club, AS Furiani-Agliani, who released a statement via its official Twitter page to confirm his passing on Friday.The right-back played alongside the likes of Kingsley Coman and Presnel Kimpembe during his time at PSG youth team before leaving…

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