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Former Liverpool captain Ronnie Moran passes away at 83

Ronnie Moran, former Liverpool football club captain and coach, breathed his last at the age of 83 on Wednesday.

Moran played 379 times between 1952 and 1968 for Liverpool, scoring 17 goals, but arguably played a big role under head coach Bill Shankly.


Former Chelsea striker hits out at Arsene Wenger

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Former Chelsea striker Chris Sutton launched a verbal tirade at Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger, comparing the 67 year old Frenchman to an "an uncle who doesn't want to leave the party".

Sutton, who played for Chelsea before their rise to fame under Russian owner Roman Abramovich, did win the Premier League title once in his career at Blackburn Rovers, way back in 1995.


Chelsea superstar waiting for club to offer him new deal

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Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has dismissed speculation about a possible move to Real Madrid, insisting that he will continue at his present club. Real Madrid are reportedly considering a move to acquire the services of the Belgium international should the ongoing talks with Manchester United custodian David De Gea fall through.

"I don't see myself at Real Madrid. I see myself at Chelsea, the club that six years ago saw me playing in Belgium and gave me the opportunity to sign for them," he was quoted as saying by the Guardian on Tuesday.


Juan Carlos Unzue throws his hat in the ring for Barcelona top job

FC Barcelona assistant coach Juan Carlos Unzue has dropped a hint that he would like to succeed Luis Enrique as first team coach when the latter leaves the Catalan football club at the end of the season.

The former goalkeeper made the declaration while watching the Tour of Catalonia (Volta de Catalunya) cycle race from a privileged position in the team car of the Spanish based "Movistar" cycling team, which his brother manages.


Jamie Vardy receives shocking death threats for Ranieri's dismissal

Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy has claimed that he has received death threats following the sacking of former manager Claudio Ranieri, asserting that he was not responsible for the Italian's removal.

Ranieri guided Leicester to an unlikely English Premier League (EPL) title last season, but the team struggled during the last few months of his tenure. The 65-year-old Italian was sacked on February 23 when the reigning EPL champions were just a single point above the relegation zone. 


Khune to captain Bafana Bafana vs Guinea-Bissau and Angola

Itumeleng Khune will captain Bafana Bafana in the upcoming international friendly matches against Guinea-Bissau and Angola. The announcement was made on Tuesday, 21 March 2017 at the squad’s base camp in Durban.

Thulani Hlatshwayo, Dean Furman and Hlompho Kekana have been appointed as vice captains.


Manchester United to play five games in the US this summer

Manchester United have announced that they will play in the United States this summer for Tour 2017, in preparation for the 2017-18 football season. Jose Mourinho's men will play five games in five cities, including matches in Los Angeles, Salt Lake City, Santa Clara and Washington DC, it was announced on Monday.

In the previous two visits to the US, the club has welcomed more than half a million supporters to games in a country where Manchester United has over eight million followers.


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