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15 years of the Glazers at Manchester United, part one of two: The Takeover – The Peoples Person
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15 years of the Glazers at Manchester United, part one of two: The Takeover – The Peoples Person

Fifteen years ago today Malcolm Glazer effectively ‘bought’ Manchester United. It was the day the board wrote to shareholders saying they were selling their shares to the Glazer family and advising them to do the same.The Athletic has done a detailed analysis of the history of the Glazers at Old Trafford, speaking to a number…

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15 years of the Glazers at Manchester United, part two of two: what now, what next – The Peoples Person
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15 years of the Glazers at Manchester United, part two of two: what now, what next – The Peoples Person

Fifteen years ago today Malcolm Glazer effectively ‘bought’ Manchester United. It was the day the board wrote to shareholders saying they were selling their shares to the Glazer family and advising them to do the same.The Athletic has done a detailed analysis of the history of the Glazers at Old Trafford, speaking to a number…

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23 years after, Holyfield, Tyson eager for third ‘bite at it’ – Vanguard
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23 years after, Holyfield, Tyson eager for third ‘bite at it’ – Vanguard

Evander Holyfield has suggested that an exhibition fight with Mike Tyson could be in the offing 23 years after he lost a chunk of his ear to the 53-year-old former heavyweight champion. “When people look at me, I know they are looking at my ear. People think I got the whole ear bit off”, Holyfield…

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‘Not in a million years, no brainer’ – Chelsea fans split on Miralem Pjanic and Jorginho swap – Football.London
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‘Not in a million years, no brainer’ – Chelsea fans split on Miralem Pjanic and Jorginho swap – Football.London

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🎥 It’s been two years since Arsène Wenger managed his last game 😢 – Onefootball
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🎥 It’s been two years since Arsène Wenger managed his last game 😢 – Onefootball

When talking about football royalty, Arsène Wenger is a name that deserves weight at the top table. And it was two years ago today that he finally waved goodbye to Arsenal and football management. After 22 seasons, three Premier League titles and a record seven FA Cups, Wenger signed off with a 1-0 win against…

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Three years after title, Conte reflects on ‘great memories’ at Chelsea – We Ain’t Got No History
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Three years after title, Conte reflects on ‘great memories’ at Chelsea – We Ain’t Got No History

Time heals all wounds. It may have been only three years since Michy Batshuayi scored the late winner at West Bromwich Albion to confirm Chelsea as the 2016-17 Premier League champions, but it feels like a lifetime ago. And while Antonio Conte’s tenure at Chelsea would end up being defined by the relative struggles of…

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6 Years Ago, To The Day, Gerrard Slipped In Favor Of Demba Ba (Video) – Naija News | Nigeria News Today & Breaking News 24/7
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6 Years Ago, To The Day, Gerrard Slipped In Favor Of Demba Ba (Video) – Naija News | Nigeria News Today & Breaking News 24/7

It is the most famous slide in the history of football. On April 27, 2014, Liverpool, in the Premier League title race, they hadn’t won in 24 years, faced a José Mourinho Chelsea who had played nothing. But the Reds, leader three days from the end, will face fierce opposition. Worse, on an almost trivial…

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🎥 It’s been eight years since Fernando Torres silenced Camp Nou 🤯 – Onefootball
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🎥 It’s been eight years since Fernando Torres silenced Camp Nou 🤯 – Onefootball

Onefootball Phil Costa April 24, 06:37 UTC When it comes to iconic footballing nights, not many can beat this one. Chelsea had somehow made it to the Champions League semi-final and beat Barcelona 1-0 at Stamford Bridge. But they were a different animal on home soil. Two goals ahead, John Terry sent off, constantly peppering…

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🎥 It’s three years since one of Lionel Messi’s most iconic moments – Onefootball
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🎥 It’s three years since one of Lionel Messi’s most iconic moments – Onefootball

Onefootball Alex Mott April 23, 08:50 UTC There have been hundreds of goals, dozens of records and countless iconic moments from Lionel Messi. But one that stands out, almost above all else, is his stoppage time winner against Real Madrid in 2017. Drawing 2-2 with their eternal rivals, Barcelona were looking for a hero in…

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Three years ago, Lionel Messi scored a dramatic late winner vs Real Madrid – GIVEMESPORT
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Three years ago, Lionel Messi scored a dramatic late winner vs Real Madrid – GIVEMESPORT

It’s been three years to the day since Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi changed the celebration game forever. The Argentine magician turned in one of his greatest ever El Clasico performances on April 23, 2017 as Barca secured a priceless 3-2 victory over Real Madrid. It was a win that blew the La Liga title race…

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EPL: Five years after, Van Persie opens up on sudden exit from Man Utd – Daily Post Nigeria
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EPL: Five years after, Van Persie opens up on sudden exit from Man Utd – Daily Post Nigeria

Robin van Persie has finally spoken about his Manchester United departure five years after. The striker, who is now a football pundit, admits he planned to see out the final year of his contract at Old Trafford. However, a chat with his compatriot Louis van Gaal, who was Man United’s Manager at the time, changed…

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Nine years since the 18th Copa del Rey – Real Madrid
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Nine years since the 18th Copa del Rey – Real Madrid

On April 20, 2011, Real Madrid won their 18th Copa del Rey title. The final was held in Mestalla and to reach it, the team coached by José Mourinho had to get past Murcia, Levante, Atletico de Madrid and Sevilla. In the decisive match the opponents were Barcelona, who were defeated by a spectacular header…

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Boxing could take years to recover – Carl Frampton – RTE.ie
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Boxing could take years to recover – Carl Frampton – RTE.ie

Two-time world champion Carl Frampton has warned that boxing could take “months or possibly years” to recover from the damage sustained by coronavirus. The Belfast-born fighter believes there will be two major problems when the current lockdown is finally eased – the financial hit suffered by the paying public and a wider health concern about…

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🎥 It’s been 10 years since Lionel Messi destroyed Arsenal – Onefootball
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🎥 It’s been 10 years since Lionel Messi destroyed Arsenal – Onefootball

Onefootball Phil Costa April 6, 06:45 UTC Lionel Messi has wreaked havoc on many sides during his remarkable career. And boy did Arsenal pay the price back in 2010. Having taken a 2-2 draw to Camp Nou, Messi decided to win the game singlehandedly – scoring FOUR goals in a clinical performance. Long range belters,…

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Kaka rectifies 4 years later: Ronaldo is incredible, but Im staying with Messi – BeSoccer EN
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Kaka rectifies 4 years later: Ronaldo is incredible, but Im staying with Messi – BeSoccer EN

Kaka played alongside Cristiano Ronaldo at Real Madrid, hence the Brazilian’s praise for the Portuguese. But when it comes to choosing the best in the world, he prefers Leo Messi. Despite 4 years ago Kaka choosing Cristiano Ronaldo above Leo Messi, responding to one of the eternal questions in football, it seems that the Brazilian…

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