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Thierry Henry Retires From Professional Football; Will Appear As A Pundit For Sky Sports

Former Arsenal and Barcelona striker Thierry Henry has decided to retire from Professional football after a hugely successful career spanning close to 20 years. There was some speculation as to where Henry would play after revealing that he would leave New York Red Bulls in November, but has decided to stop playing. The 37-year old’s next journey will be as a pundit as he’ll feature alongside Gary Neville, Jamie Carragher, Jamie Redknapp and Graeme Souness for Sky Sports football Henry stated, ”It has been an incredible journey. “I would like to thank all the fans, team-mates and individuals involved with AS Monaco, Juventus, Arsenal FC, FC Barcelona, the New York Red Bulls and of course the French national team that have made my time in the game so special. “I have had some amazing memories (mostly good!) and a wonderful experience. I hope you have enjoyed watching as much as I have enjoyed taking part. “I’ve been fortunate enough to have had an […] Read more »

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Arsenal And Manchester City Set To Lock Horns Over Paul Pogba

Arsenal and Manchester City are rumoured to be in the race to sign Paul Pogba from Juventus for a fee suggested to be around £40million. Either Arsenal or Manchester City could be Paul Pogba’s next destination as both clubs from the Premier League look set to battle each other for the midfielder’s signature. Recent reports have suggested that the Gunners are ready to cough up £40 million to rival Manchester City in acquiring the highly-rated Frenchman’s services. Paul Pogba, 21, left Manchester United in 2012 to join Juventus on a free transfer after growing increasingly frustrated with the lack of playing time that Sir Alex Ferguson allowed him at Old Trafford. Pogba has been impressive during his time in Italy winning back-to-back Serie A titles. Pogba’s performances have attracted a lot of attention and the midfielder has often been linked with a move away from Juventus with the likes of Manchester City, Real Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain rumoured to be […] Read more »

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Fiorentina v Juventus – Team News, Tactics, Line-ups And Prediction

FIORENTINA v JUVENTUS Artemio Franchi, Florence Friday 5th Dec, 2014, 19:45 GMT  *** Juventus will be hoping to avoid a repeat of last season’s stunning 4-2 collapse when they travel to the Artemio Franchi to face Fiorentina tonight. It looked like a normal league win for the Bianconeri as goals from Carlos Tevez and Paul Pogba gave them a 2-0 lead at halftime. However just in a matter of 15 second half minutes the two goal lead turned into a 4-2 loss which still remains fresh in everyone’s memory. Juventus have won their last 6 games in all competitions and are looking confident as they head into this crucial week of Serie A and Champions League fixtures. Fiorentina’s season so far has not been brilliant but they have won their last three games in all competitions away from home. They are currently in eighth position but have already clinched qualification for the next stage of Europa League. It appears they are […] Read more »

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Manchester United Target Arturo Vidal Still Struggling With Knee Injury

Manchester United target Arturo Vidal admits that he is still facing issues with his knee, but insists he is trying his best to get a 100 percent fit. The Juventus midfielder suffered a muscle injury in his knee in 2014 and had to undergo a surgery at the end of the last season. However the player recovered in time to represent Chile in the World Cup in Brazil this summer, but failed to play for the full 90 minutes in any of his three appearances. The 27-year-old was strongly linked with a move to Manchester United throughout the summer transfer window, as new manager Louis van Gaal was keen on signing the player in an attempt to strengthen his attack.But after a long standing series of discussions between the English club and the Serie A side, any deal failed to come through, and the player stayed put with the Zebras largely due to his injury being a matter of concern […] Read more »