Month: October 2019

Violence, incompetence, chaos and shambolic organisation: those failings were reflected for all the world to see on a shameful Saturday afternoon It was supposed to be a celebration of the passion, the colour and the sounds of Argentine football, an unprecedented spectacle the whole country could share in as River Plate and Boca Juniors dispute […]

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The Gunners are now 21 games unbeaten in all competitions after winning 1-0 victory against a plucky Huddersfield side at the Emirates on Saturday There was quite the contrast between Arsenal’s 4-2 north London derby victory over Tottenham last weekend and Saturday’s 0-0 stalemate with Huddersfield.   Goals aplenty at Emirates Stadium made for an […]

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The FIFA president questioned La Liga’s decision to hold a match in the United States, but called the proposed Madrid-hosted Superclasico a one-off FIFA president Gianni Infantino has repeated his opposition to federations holding official matches outside of their home continent, though he defended the proposed Madrid-hosted Copa Libertadores final as an “exceptional situation.” The […]

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The defender’s terms have been lengthened to the end of next season, keeping him tied to White Hart Lane until 2020 Tottenham have activated a one-year extension clause in defender Toby Alderwiereld’s contract, manager Mauricio Pochettino has confirmed. The centre-back has been strongly linked with a move to Manchester United and would have been able […]

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