Arsenal vs. Newcastle – Another goal keeping error costs Arsenal three crucial points

Arsenal went into the game with Newcastle at the back of a two goal to one defeat during midweek in the Champions League. However, the main reason for Arsenal failing to perform in the midweek clash was down to the fact that most of the key players in the side, namely being Cesc Fabregas and Alexandre Song were not at their usual starriness. Both the players have time and time…

November 8, 2010
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Arsenal humbled by Shakhtar Donetsk in Ukraine

Arsenal dropped their first point in this year’s Champions League on Wednesday, 3 November, when Arsene Wenger’s team lost 2–1 away to Ukrainian champions Shakhtar Donetsk. Shakhtar, who have now gone 28 games without defeat at the Donbass Arena, saw Craig Eastmond’s own goal and former Arsenal striker Eduardo’s cool finish cancel out Theo Walcott’s early breakaway goal. “Against a good team, you are punished,” Wenger told reporters after the…

November 4, 2010
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Ancelotti Says No To New Signings

Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti ruled out bringing in any new players in the January transfer window. The Italian manager insisted he did not wish to bring in any reinforcements unless injuries forced him to do so. Unlike other managers, Ancelotti is satisfied with his current squad and does not think he will have to ask Blues owner Roman Abramovich to provide funds for the upcoming transfer window. The Italian coach…

November 4, 2010
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Alex Ferguson happy with his team selection and praises his youngsters after the 3-0 win in Turkey

Manchester United all but progressed to the last 16 of the UEFA Champions League with a clinical display of football last night where they thrashed Turkish minnows Bursaspor 3-0 away in Turkey.With the win Manchester United moved to the magical figure of 10 points and are almost guaranteed with a place in the last 16 of the Champions League. Sir Alex Ferguson gave a few surprises when he named the…

November 3, 2010
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Real Madrid manager Jose Mourinho wants former French player Zinedine Zidane as assistant coach

The stars might align with the best among the managers and the best among the players joining hands and running probably the greatest football club of the world, Real Madrid. The Portuguese coach Jose Mourinho who is managing at Real Madrid these days has hinted that the French legend Zinedine Zidane might help him manage at his former club. The 47 year old manager stated that though Zidane might not…

October 12, 2010
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