Pierre Menes praised N’Golo Kante for his performance in triumph over Argentina
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Pierre Menes praised N’Golo Kante for his performance in triumph over Argentina

Menes has been critical of Kante at this summer’s tournament, but admits he was influential for Saturday’s 4-3 win. “He often found himself in the (Lionel) Messi area,…

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Spain were bounced out after losing on penalties
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Spain were bounced out after losing on penalties

Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas was scathing of Spain’s performance for their World Cup elimination by Russia. Cesc blasted: “I am a big fan of tiki-taka football, but nothing…

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Cristiano Ronaldo refused to discuss his future after Portugal were dumped out of the World Cup by Uruguay
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Cristiano Ronaldo refused to discuss his future after Portugal were dumped out of the World Cup by Uruguay

The forward insisted his side have no reason to feel ashamed following their exit. “We must congratulate Uruguay because they are the national team that are in the…

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Didier Deschamps admits N’Golo Kante was key to victory over Argentina
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Didier Deschamps admits N’Golo Kante was key to victory over Argentina

Deschamps tactically masterminded a way to keep Barcelona star Lionel Messi quiet for Argentina. “I think my Argentinian counterpart wanted to give him more freedom to come behind…

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Paul Pogba happy for  Kylian Mbappe after yesterday’s World Cup victory over Argentina
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Paul Pogba happy for Kylian Mbappe after yesterday’s World Cup victory over Argentina

Both players were impressive as Didier Deschamps’ side saw off Argentina 4-3 to reach the World Cup quarter-final. But Pogba refused to entertain comparisons between them, insisting that…

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Newcastle United legend Alan Shearer has been won over by PSG whizkid Kylian Mbappe.
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Newcastle United legend Alan Shearer has been won over by PSG whizkid Kylian Mbappe.

The 19-year-old was the star of France’s victory over Argentina in the last 16 of the World Cup. His performance left BBC pundit Shearer impressed. The former United…

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Departing Southampton midfielder Dusan Tadic is delighted with his move to Ajax.
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Departing Southampton midfielder Dusan Tadic is delighted with his move to Ajax.

Ajax announced last night a deal for the Serb. Tadic will join Ajax for an initial €11.4m, with the fee rising to €13.7m. He will sign a deal…

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CSKA Moscow winger Aleksandr Golovin is flattered by interest from Juventus.
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CSKA Moscow winger Aleksandr Golovin is flattered by interest from Juventus.

The Russia international is a target for Juve as they seek an attacking midfielder. “The market rumours are flattering, but I do not know anything,” said Golovin. “These…

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AC Milan are in advanced talks with Hamburg SV midfielder Alen Halilovic.
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AC Milan are in advanced talks with Hamburg SV midfielder Alen Halilovic.

Indeed, MilanNews.it reports the Croatian is undergoing a medical with Milan today. If successful, Halilovic’s minders will discuss contract terms with Milan directors this afternoon. The midfielder spent…

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Getafe are wrapping up the signing of Barcelona attacker Jose Arnaiz.
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Getafe are wrapping up the signing of Barcelona attacker Jose Arnaiz.

Arnaiz will play next season on-loan with Getafe following Barca B’s relegation to Segunda B last term. Getafe president Angel Torres said: “We just closed the transfer of…

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