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İlkay Gündoğan

David Moyes Hopes to Strengthen Midfield With Ilkay Gündogan Deal

With Juan Mata arriving at Manchester United and just a few days left in the transfer window, United fans are starting to wonder whether manager David Moyes has another trick up his sleeve. The £37.1m transfer of Mata from Stamford Bridge to Old Trafford has been seen as a signal of intent by some -… Read More »

Juan Mata

Manchester United Complete Club Record £37m Deal for Juan Mata

Despite being unarguably Chelsea’s best player for the past two years, brilliant Spanish playmaker Juan Mata has been allowed to move to Manchester United in a record deal for the Red Devils. Mata was influential in Chelsea’s recent Champions League and Europa League triumphs but was benched by Jose Mourinho soon after his return to… Read More »

Spain 10-0 Tahiti: World Champions Thrash Tahiti in Historic Confederations Cup Victory

Tahiti, who had started their Confederations Cup campaign with a poor 6-1 loss to Nigeria, weren’t feeling too confident ahead of their second Confederations Cup match against Spain, and who could blame them? Their chances of getting even a draw against the World Champions were very minimal, and knowing this, Eddy Etaeta lined up a… Read More »

The Massive Effect Juan Mata Has Had on the Chelsea Club of Today

From the beginning of this season, it was clear to see how important Juan Mata was going to be for Chelsea if they were to exceed the achievements of last season. The little Spaniard started the season off in fine form as Chelsea went to Wigan on the opening weekend. He looked very bright going… Read More »

2012-13 Barclays Premier League Season So Far: Part 1

With two-thirds of the season already gone, here is a summary of the results, transfers, and performances of the 20 teams in this Barclays Premier League season so far: Arsenal With one of the biggest grounds in the UK and the high expectations of Gooner fans, Arsene Wenger has a hard job on his hands… Read More »

Chelsea 1-1 Liverpool: Draw Puts Chelsea in 3rd on EPL Table

For their 3rd Premier League match in a row, Chelsea was unable to record a win to put them back on top of the league. At Stamford Bridge, they managed a tie against Liverpool in a game that should have awarded the Blues an easy 3 points. Despite being down 1-0 thanks to John Terry’s… Read More »