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John Obi Mikel: An Agent Once Offered Me $70,000 When I Was 15

Agents are known for their unscrupulous conduct in football as the story of John Obi Mikel’s protracted a controversial transfer move to Chelsea in 2006. The Former Chelsea midfielder revealed how a mysterious agent representing an anonymous club attempted to lure him to sign as a youngster with a briefcase …

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“Chelsea Treats Me Like A Criminal” – Diego Costa

Diego Costa has accused Chelsea FC of treating him like a “criminal”, in a forthright newspaper interview which will deepen the breach with the Premier League club. The striker is seeking a move back to Spain in the transfer window. He has not played for Chelsea since the FA Cup …

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Former Chelsea Captain Terry Signs for Aston Villa

Former Chelsea and England captain John Terry has joined Championship side Aston Villa, the club’s owner said on Monday. “Welcome JT to Birmingham city…Aston Villa!@AVFCOfficial Announcement shortly!,” Tony Xia posted on Twitter in a sideways dig at the club’s cross-city rivals, Birmingham City, who had also sought to sign the …

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Manchester United manager Accused Of $3.7m Tax Fraud In Spain

Spanish prosecutors have had filed a claim against Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho on two counts of tax fraud in 2011 and 2012, when he managed Real Madrid. The Portuguese manager owes Spanish tax authorities €3.3m ($3.7m), a Madrid prosecutor said in a statement on Tuesday, adding it had presented …

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Chelsea Set to Sack Antonio Conte? (See Shocking Reason)

Antonio Conte’s future at Chelsea has become an uncertain, after it emerged that the club is not happy with their manager, over the text message he sent to Diego Costa . No firm decision has yet been made, but Sportsmail reports senior figures at Stamford Bridge are angry with Conte …

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Super Eagles Lose: Mikel Obi Speak About The Lost Game

John Obi Mikel, the Captain of Nigeria’s Super Eagles, has refused to accept the opinion of many that his absence played a role in Nigeria’s 0-2 loss to South Africa. Mikel was ruled out of the game after having surgery to cure a long standing groin issue which resurfaced during …

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Manchester United Becomes World’s Richest Football Club

Manchester United is now officially the world’s most expensive football club, taking over from Real Madrid at the top of the Forbes annual rich list for the first time in five years. Jose Mourinho’s club is valued at $3.69 billion, up 11% on last year. United generated record revenues of …

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Arsenal Boss “Arsene Wenger” Agrees New Two-Year Contract

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has agreed a new two-year contract, extending his 21-year reign at the club. Wenger and club owner Stan Kroenke met on Monday to determine the Frenchman’s future, with the decision relayed to directors at a Tuesday board meeting. The Gunners were fifth in the Premier League …

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Chelsea FC Wins This Season English Premier League Title

Chelsea have won the 2016-17 Premier League title courtesy of a hard-fought 1-0 victory over West Bromwich Albion at The Hawthorns yesterday evening. Monday night’s win over Middlesbrough left Antonio Conte’s side just one win away from the sixth top-flight crown in their history, and it took until the 82nd …

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Chelsea Officially Qualify For Next Season’s Champions League

Chelsea’s place in next season’s UEFA Champions League has been officially confirmed, following their 3-0 win over Everton at Goodison Park on Sunday. All three goals came in the second half, as the hosts contained Antonio Conte’s men in the first 45 minutes. Pedro Rodriguez curled in an exquisite opener, …

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We Really Want To Beat Chelsea – Pogba

Paul Pogba is looking to switch up the trend of Manchester United losing to Chelsea this season, by getting a win on Sunday. Chelsea are looking to extend their lead on Tottenham when they visit Old Trafford to seven points, keeping the title within sights. Pogba’s side lost 4-0 to …

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SPORT! Mikel Obi To Leave Chelsea In January (See Details)

Super Eagles midfielder, John Mikel Obi, has admitted he would have to consider his future at Chelsea in January. The 29-year-old is yet to feature under new boss, Antonio Conte, since he returned to Stamford Bridge from the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio, Brazil. Mikel Obi, who has spent over …

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SPORT! Mikel Obi Says He Could Leave Chelsea By January

Super Eagles’ captain and Chelsea’s second longest serving player, John Obi Mikel has admitted that he is ready talk to clubs in January if Chelsea is reluctant in offering him a new deal. Mikel’s contract at the Stanford Bridge entered the final year this summer and negotiations can begin over …

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SPORT! Full EFL Cup Draw Fixtures

So straight to business. The EFL Cup third round draw has been made and we have got the full fixtures: Northampton Town Will Face English Power house Manchester United. Premier League champions Leicester will face Chelsea at the King Power Stadium in one of four all top-flight clashes. Southampton will …

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[SPORT] Omeruo Agrees Contract Extension With Chelsea

Super Eagles defender, Kenneth Omeruo, has signed a contract extension with Chelsea. His adviser, Conleth Chika Akujobi, revealed to AfricanFootball that the player’s new deal with the Stamford Bridge club, will now run out in June 2019. “Chelsea have proposed that Kenneth’s contract be extended by a year, it will …

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[SPORT] Kante Leaves Leicester City For Chelsea

Chelsea on Saturday announced the signing of Leicester City’s defensive midfielder N’Golo Kante on a five-year deal from the Premier League champions. “I am so happy to have signed for one of the biggest clubs in Europe. It’s a dream come true for me,” the 25-year-old Kante told Chelsea’s website. …

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