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  1. Manchester United's share price drops to lowest level since December 2012Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Lancashire Telegraph

    Manchester United's share price dipped to its lowest level in over three years on Monday after Louis van Gaal's team slipped further behind their rivals in the hunt for Champions League qualification. United's hopes of finishing in the top four took a blow on Sunday when Diego Costa equalised in stoppage time to snatch a point for the Blues against Van Gaal's men.

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  2. Euro 2016: a No Andrea Pirlo, no partya in France?Read the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | WABC-AM New York

    It's set to be the biggest football event of the year - but surely if there's no Andrea Pirlo, there's no party? That's the saying which fans of the hugely admired midfield maestro love to quote whenever their favorite player is in the thick of the action. However, the 36-year-old, known as much for his magnificent beard as his exquisite passing ability, must convince Italy coach Antonio Conte he is still worthy of a place in June and July's European Championship finals after leaving Serie A last year to play for New York City in the MLS.

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  3. Brisbane Roar don't want Western Sydney Wanderers points stripped after crowd troubleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Star Brisbane Roar striker Jamie Maclaren doesn't want to see A-League title rivals Western Sydney stripped of competition points as punishment for fan misbehaviour. The second-placed Roar, who sit equal on points with the Wanderers but behind on goal difference, would be the biggest beneficiaries if Football Federation Australia decide to take the unprecedented action against the club.

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  4. Western Sydney Wanderers away fans the issue, says club CEO John TsatsimasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Facing possible loss of competition points, A-League leaders Western Sydney Wanderers say they are searching for ways to better prevent fans blackening the club's reputation at away games. Wanderers CEO John Tsatsimas said on Tuesday the club had largely eliminated problems at their home games where only members could enter the Red and Black Bloc section.

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  5. Paul Clement sacked by Derby after promotion push faltersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Bucksfreepress.co.uk

    The Rams announced on Monday evening that Clement, who was appointed to the role last summer, had been relieved of his duties, with academy director Darren Wassall taking over until the end of the season. The midlands outfit - eighth last season under Steve McClaren - are currently five points behind leaders Hull and second-placed Middlesbrough, having been top themselves on Boxing Day.

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  6. Three ThingsRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Vital Football

    In what I hope will become a regular series, I've plucked three things from the weekend that might either make you smile, make you cry or leave you dumfounded. But, not always one thing for each category, occasionally they'll be a mix-and-match selection.

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  7. Celtic striker Griffiths thanks Aberdeen, Hearts and Rangers fans for ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Sunday Herald

    LEIGH Griffiths, the Celtic striker, has paid tribute to the Aberdeen, Hearts and Rangers fans who have sent him messages of support since he went public on the "pathetic and vile" internet abuse he has been subjected to. Griffiths issued a statement on Twitter on Sunday night after an online troll called @FaZeJmbno posted: "I hope your 4 kids die".

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  8. Home tie for Celtic second time around after cup draw debacleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Sunday Herald

    All smiles among SFA President Alan McRae, Celtic legend Lubo Moravcik and Brian McColgan from William Hill after getting the quarter-final draw concluded at the second attempt THEY roped in Lubomir Moravcik to help make the draw for the quarter-finals of the William Hill Scottish Cup last night. Perhaps for the semi-finals they should see if Laurel and Hardy are available.

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  9. Jordan Ayew wins EPL's African Player of the Month awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Ghanamma.com

    Ghana striker Jordan Ayew has been named the African Player of the Month in the English Premier League for January, the player's publicist has confirmed. The Aston Villa player beat competition from Chelsea's John Obi Mikel and West Ham's midfielder Cheikhou Kouyate from Senegal.

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  10. Rio Ave hold Sporting Lisbon 0-0 in Portuguese leagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Daily Herald

    Sporting Lisbon missed the chance to return to return to the top of the Portuguese league on Monday after being held to a goalless draw by Rio Ave. A point leaves Sporting in second, level on 52 points with Benfica, which occupies first place with a superior goal difference. Rui Fonte headed in a free kick taken by Pedro Santos in the 80th minute, and Ahmed Hassan Mahgoub then beat an offside trap to score Braga's second from Alan's perfectly-timed pass three minutes later.

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  11. Jordan McGhee admits failed loan move to Middlesbrough was...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Daily Mail

    Bags packed, phone fully charged, Jordan McGhee was all ready for his starring role in a piece of late deadline-day drama. Six days later, he was being pitched into the fray in an Edinburgh derby, any disappointment over the collapse of a proposed loan move to Middlesbrough - with a view to a permanent transfer - banished by the frenzied excitement of the day.

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  12. Henrik Larsson makes Barcelona return and visits club training...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Daily Mail

    Former Barcelona striker Henrik Larsson joined up with his old club at their Ciutat Esportiva training ground on Monday and posed for a picture with current captain Andres Iniesta. The 44-year-old played for Barca between 2004 and 2006, helping them to back-to-back Liga titles as well as the 2006 Champions League crown.

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  13. Lionel Messi is to undergo medical tests on his kidneysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Sporting Life

    Messi missed the Club World Cup semi-final in December due to a renal colic, an abdominal ailment often related to the presence of kidney stones within renal ducts. Barcelona says in a statement Monday that the tests to be conducted by Tuesday at the latest, are "to assess the evolution of the kidney problem he suffered last December."

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  14. FACWest Ham19:45LiverpoolRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Sporting Life

    Liverpool strikers Daniel Sturridge and Divock Origi and playmaker Philippe Coutinho are all set to be included in the squad for the FA Cup fourth-round replay at West Ham. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says he'll return to the dugout for their FA Cup replay with West Ham and thanked the fan who helped him to hospital.

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  15. FL2Hartlepool19:45StevenageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Sporting Life

    Striker Luke James will hope to make his return for Hartlepool at the second attempt as Stevenage head for Victoria Park on Tuesday evening. James was denied his chance at the weekend following his return to Pools on loan from Peterborough when a waterlogged pitch forced the postponement of the club's Sky Bet League 2 trip to Notts County.

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  16. Neville still in place at Valencia but pressure is mounting . . .Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Sunday Herald

    GARY NEVILLE looks set to take his place in the home dugout at the Mestalla for Valencia's match against Barcelona on Wednesday despite recent supporter unrest against him. Two months after being appointed Valencia boss, Neville is still waiting for his first league win in management.

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  17. Real Sociedad overwhelm Espanyol 5-0 in the Spanish leagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | SFGate

    Real Sociedad stormed to its biggest win of the season when it overwhelmed Espanyol 5-0 in the Spanish league on Monday. Mexico forward Carlos Vela stunned Espanyol's defence when he hit a long pass for Brazilian striker Jonathas to open the scoring in the fifth minute and then hit the back of the net himself for Sociedad's second two minutes later.

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  18. Jose Mourinho stunned as Man United open talks with shock Prem...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Daily Star

    The Sun claim the Tottenham manager is in the frame to replace the Dutchman, as well as former Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho. United see Pochettino as a long-term fit for the Red Devils and the man who can bring prolonged success back to Old Trafford.

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  19. Alan Pattullo: Criticism of Hearts' Robbie Neilson misplacedRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Scotsman.com

    When is a draw not a draw? When it comes after losing a two-goal lead in the last 11 minutes of an Edinburgh derby. The record books show that Hearts head coach Robbie Neilson has lost only once in five meetings with Hibs since his appointment two summers ago.

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  20. Brendan Rodgers has turned down five jobs since Liverpool sacking...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Daily Mail

    Brendan Rodgers has turned down five jobs since Liverpool sacking as he admits he may not join 'top club' after time out Brendan Rodgers has been offered work at five top clubs since being sacked by Liverpool, but insists he will not get back into management until the summer. The former Swansea boss was given the chance to go back to his former club when they sacked Garry Monk earlier this season, but preferred to take time away from the game.

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