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February 12, 2013

Jose Mourinho will never boss Man U, says former keeper Schmeichel
10:17 GMT

Legendary keeper Peter Schmeichel has claimed Jose Mourinho will never be the boss at Manchester United.

Man U legend Bobby Charlton says Fergie in no rush to retire
02:00 GMT

Manchester United legend Sir Bobby Charlton has said that United boss Sir Alex Ferguson will not be stepping down from his post following rumours that Ferguson would retire from Old Trafford if the club were to get their 20th top-flight title this season.

February 11, 2013

'Furious' Mancini challenges Man City players to prove 'big balls' after shocking defeat by Southampton
14:36 GMT

Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini has publicly slammed his players, accusing them of playing a half-heated game and challenged them to prove that that they have 'big balls' to react.

Ronaldo says best time in football was with 'first love' Man U
10:09 GMT

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo has revealed his best time in football was with his former club Manchester United.

Nigeria wins Africa Cup of Nations title after 19 years
08:08 GMT

Nigeria has won the Africa Cup of Nations title after 19 years by defeating Burkina Faso 1-0 in the finals of the football championship.

February 10, 2013

Ferguson admits Man Utd can't afford Ronaldo
14:51 GMT

Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has admitted the club cannot afford to buy back Cristiano Ronaldo from Real Madrid.

Arsene Wenger calls for blood tests to sniff out drug cheats
13:24 GMT

Arsene Wenger calls for player blood tests to find dopers users in football

Mancini says 'worse than poor' Man City has only 10 percent chance of winning PL
10:43 GMT

Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini has said the reigning English champions have only 10 percent chance left of retaining their Premier League title following their shock 3-1 defeat against Southampton at St. Mary's on Saturday.

Wenger calls for stricter measures to tackle menace of doping, match fixing in football
02:19 GMT

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has sensationally claimed that plenty of cheating and doping is going on in football, slamming the sport's authorities for not...

February 9, 2013

Messi hints at possible return to 'homeland' Argentina
17:34 GMT

Argentine football star Lionel Messi has hinted at a possible return to his homeland during the end stages of his career following his new 17 million pound a year contract with Spanish giant Barcelona till 2018.

Israel's Jewish-only club's offices torched by racist fans over signing of Muslim players
17:30 GMT

Israeli football club Beitar Jerusalem suffered the ire of its inglorious racist fans for hiring two new Muslim players Zaur Sadayev and Gabriel Kadiev, as the hooligan fans, who are notorious for their anti-Arab slogans, torched the club's offices on Friday.

February 8, 2013

Ronaldo says not aware whether Mourinho would stay at Madrid next season
21:41 GMT

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo has said that he has no idea whether Jose Mourinho will still be the manager of the reigning Spanish champions for the next season.

Wilshere says 'strong midfield' could help Three Lions dominate world football in future
21:36 GMT

Arsenal star Jack Wilshere has claimed England's strong midfield could help them dominate the world of football following their 2-1 win over Brazil at Wembley on Wednesday.

'Desperate' Man City set to present Brazilian hotshot Neymar 'name-your-price offer'
11:40 GMT

Manchester City is desperately trying to usurp Barcelona's pursuit of Brazilian hotshot Neymar with a name-your-price offer to the striker after selling Mario Balotelli to Italian giants AC Milan.

February 7, 2013

Robin Van Persie ready for Real Madrid test
14:47 GMT

Deadly Dutchman Robin Van Persie is relishing the chance to test his goal-scoring prowess against Real Madrid in next week’s much-anticipated Champions League encounter.