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Toby Alderweireld’s future is wrapped up in uncertainty. The Belgium international is under contract at Tottenham Hotspur until June 2019, but there are serious doubts on whether the defender will be at White Hart Lane next season. Manchester United have been strongly linked with the former Ajax centre-back, and talks between the Red Devils and Tottenham have already started, although it is hard to see any deal being agreed upon before the end of the 2018 World Cup finals in Russia. Alderweireld has hinted that he could stay at Tottenham beyond the summer, but it remains to be seen if he…

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The excitement is reaching fever pitch and the wait is over, as what promises to be a thrilling 2018 World Cup in Russia is now finally upon us. Traditional powerhouses such as Brazil, Germany, France and Spain are billed as the strongest sides, but this promises to be a tournament where there could be some surprises. Of course, scoring goals will be crucial towards the chances of any team achieving success, and there’s no shortage of world-class forwards aiming to lead their teams to victory. Checking the top goalscorer betting odds at the World Cup from Oddschecker, Brazil star Neymar remains…

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The Premier League season is reaching its crucial final stages and plenty of high-profile transfers are being made throughout the January window but, after the domestic campaign comes to a close, there is plenty more football action to look forward to. It’s, of course, World Cup year, with Russia set to host the greatest football show on earth in the summer of 2018, as the best international teams on the planet prepare to collide for the biggest prize available. Reigning world champions Germany are the current front-runners to prevail once again in Russia this coming summer, followed closely by international powerhouse Brazil,…

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Carlos Tevez, at the age of 31, still continues playing an important role for his club and this is something that is fairly difficult to do for a player at such an elevated age. The Argentinean attacker managed to score 20 league goals for his club in this season which just recently reached its end. Juventus signed Carlos Tevez on June of 2013 for a price tag of €10 million and this has turned out to be bargain price for a player who has helped the Italian club in winning 2 successive Serie A titles as he has scored 50…

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Football is a really physical game. The truth is that most people do not understand the fact that injuries are actually really common and they can happen at any point of the game due to it being so intense. Football fans love it when everything is spectacular but at any level, this is one game that is dangerous. Let us take a look at some of the most common football injuries that happen. One of the most common injuries in football is ending up with a broken bone. Unfortunately almost all bones can break from fingers to legs. Sometimes even…

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Now that a few days have passed since the first ever all-German Champions League final, we have essentially entered the football offseason. But let’s talk about that final for a moment. That incredible final which (fittingly) came down to the final moments of the match in a low-scoring affair, and was uncharacteristic of the two clubs involved. Two teams known for their explosive offense were all knotted-up at one goal apiece heading into the 89th minute Munich star Arjen Robben ended it all. While the match gave the fans all over the world an appropriate finish to a wild Champions…

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Champions League got underway last week, and was as dramatic as he finished last season. Chelsea got their defence of the trophy underway, but let a 2-0 lead slip to an impressive Juventus. Real Madrid beat Manchester City in the best game of match day 1, with a last minute Ronaldo goal. Barcelona, Manchester United, and Arsenal got off to wins, and French outfit PSG looked impressive in their first Champions League game in 8 years.  The final is once again in Wembley this year, and looks favourite to be walking down Wembley Way come May. A terrific venue for…

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Another great weekend of football has passed, and another is just around the corner. Four matches from four different countries, so if you love your European football or football betting, then nothing but good news for you. All the matches are dotted around Europe, and around your weekend so enjoy! Dortmund v Schalke – Saturday 3:30 This is the Revierderby in Germany, and this promises to be a great football match. Borussia Dortmund are champions of the German league, and they will boast that when their fiercest rivals come to town. Dortmund currently sit in 2nd in the table, after…

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The England football team have dropped to 15th in the world rankings. This is the lowest that they have been ranked at in the last five years – with the last occasion being when they did not qualify in 2008 for the Euro qualification. This means that they are below teams such as Greece, Ivory Coast and Bosnia-Herzegovina. The top ranking is no surprise, with Spain being at the top again. Germany are still second and Colombia have moved up to third. In fourth place is Argentina then Netherlands in fifth. Italy are in sixth place and Portugal in seventh…

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Spain play France on Saturday. Two of the most successful teams of recent times meet again. Where: Saturday June 23rd, Donbass Arena, Donetsk. Previous Meetings: These two have met twice in the European Championships recent history. In Euro 96 it was a late goal from the Spanish that tied the game. On that occasion the French topped the group with the Spanish second. They met again at the quarter final stage of the European Championships 4 years later, between which the French became World Champions. They went into the game as favourites and beat the Spanish 2-1. The roles are…

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