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Moyes plays down Everton return

Richard Jolly | April, 18 2014

David Moyes has played down talk of the significance of his first return to Goodison Park since leaving Everton to take over at Manchester United. • Martinez: Respect Moyes after the game The Scot was Everton manager from 2002 un...

Rooney, Fellaini to face Everton

Richard Jolly | April, 18 2014

Wayne Rooney and Marouane Fellaini have both been passed fit to play for Manchester United against their former club Everton on Sunday. • Okwonga: Shades of Fergie Rooney was hampered by a toe injury in United’s 3-1 Champions League ...

Pellegrini dismisses Messi link

Richard Jolly | April, 18 2014

MANCHESTER -- Manuel Pellegrini has again shrugged off reports that Manchester City are preparing a 250 million Euro bid for Barcelona’s Lionel Messi. • Curtis: Pellegrini must face the music • Jolly: City's title chall...

AZ confirm Van Basten is to succeed Advocaat

ESPN staff | April, 18 2014

AZ Alkmaar have confirmed that Marco van Basten is to succeed Dick Advocaat as head coach in the summer. The former Netherlands international is currently in charge of Heerenveen, but had already spoken of his intention to depart the club at t...

Melville: My World Cup Ultimate XI

Adrian Melville |

Picking the World Cup Ultimate XI is a unique opportunity not only to decide who the best players in the world are, but to assess how those players would all fit together while wearing the same jersey. And while there really is no perfect answer, ...

Seedorf 'convinced' of his AC Milan future

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | April, 18 2014

AC Milan coach Clarence Seedorf says it will be club president Silvio Berlusconi and not the media who determines his future at the club. • Paul: Winning not enough? • Galliani praises Berlusconi • Gattuso wants AC Milan job ...

Austria: Former players led match-fixing ring

Associated Press | April, 18 2014

GRAZ, Austria -- Three ex-players in Austria formed a criminal organisation during their careers and attempted to manipulate 18 national league games from 2004 to 2013, state prosecutors said on Friday. Sanel Kuljic, Dominique Taboga and Johannes...

Llorente unworried about missing WC

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | April, 18 2014

Fernando Llorente believes his likely exclusion from Spain's World Cup squad could be a blessing in disguise -- for himself and Juventus. • Rzouki: Conte should stay Llorente, 29, took a while to settle in at Juve following his arrival ...

Report: Spurs lining up Allegri Video

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | April, 18 2014

Former AC Milan boss Massimiliano Allegri could be set to replace Tim Sherwood as the new head coach of Tottenham Hotspur, according to Corriere dello Sport. • Fitch: Lamela needs new boss  Out of work since being sacked by Mi...

West Ham striker Tombides loses cancer battle

ESPN staff | April, 18 2014

West Ham striker Dylan Tombides has died following a three-year battle with cancer, the club announced on Friday. Tombides, 20, was diagnosed with testicular cancer in 2011 but remained a regular visitor to the club’s Chadwell Heath trai...

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