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Pulisic ‘really happy’ after making Chelsea debut

[ad_1] Lothar Matthaus believes Bayern Munich need a winger with qualities similar to that of Chelsea and USMNT midfielder Christian Pulisic. Christian Pulisic made his Chelsea debut in a 1-0 friendly loss to Kawasaki Frontale in Yokohama, Japan on Friday.  Chelsea were second best against Kawasaki and the raucous home crowd got what they wanted when Brazilian striker Leandro Damiao took advantage of some sloppy Chelsea defending to head the
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Friendly trials done, time for Igor Stimac to prove his worth

[ad_1] Following India's 1-1 draw against Syria in the Intercontinental Cup, a tournament in which the hosts ended bottom, with one point from three games, coach Igor Stimac took a not-so-subtle dig at India's previous management. "I was not brought here to give just few wins and losses and be nowhere. It is easy to play against certain teams below the range [lower ranked opponents] and get the win. I
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Alisson’s first year at Liverpool: How the goalkeeper became the world’s best and led Reds to CL glory

[ad_1] "There were so many positives -- his physique, how he commanded his area, his comfort at building play -- but what immediately stood out was his decision-making. You can spend hours working on technical aspects but you have to have the natural ability to read situations and react so that you make the difficult things look simple." Liverpool's goalkeeping coach John Achterberg is talking about a time in 2013
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Atletico make formal complaint over Griezmann

[ad_1] Antoine Griezmann discusses what it will be like to play with Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez and teases a brand new celebration for his first Barcelona goal. New Barcelona signing Antoine Griezmann likens Lionel Messi to LeBron James, calling the two stars "the image" of their respective sports. Antoine Griezmann couldn't get out of the middle during a rondos drill on his first day with Barcelona, partly because he
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Inter want to sign Man United’s Lukaku – Conte

[ad_1] ESPN FC's Julien Laurens says Inter Milan are getting closer to acquiring Man United's Romelu Lukaku and explains what that means for Mauro Icardi. ESPN FC's Ian Darke explains why Harry Maguire would be good business for Manchester United, even at Leicester's £80 million valuation. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer addresses David De Gea's contract situation and what the future holds for the current Man United squad. ESPN FC's Julien Laurens
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Inter target Lukaku to miss another Utd match

[ad_1] ESPN FC's Julien Laurens says Inter Milan are getting closer to acquiring Man United's Romelu Lukaku and explains what that means for Mauro Icardi. ESPN FC's Ian Darke explains why Harry Maguire would be good business for Manchester United, even at Leicester's £80 million valuation. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer addresses David De Gea's contract situation and what the future holds for the current Man United squad. Paul Mariner and Steve