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#UK Football

# uk-football - Yesterday’s News

Rio Ferdinand: It has been the most difficult period of my life

The football world rallied around the defender following the passing of his wife Rebecca.

Brendan Rodgers: ‘If the owners want me to go, I’ll go’

The coach apologised to Liverpool’s supporters after their 6-1 thrashing at Stoke City, a defeat he decsribed as “embarrassing”.

Ashley: I’m not leaving until Newcastle win something

The Magpies owner broke a near eight-year silence to express his commitment to bringing success to the North-East.

# uk-football - Friday 22 May, 2015

United should sign Cech if De Gea leaves – Scholes

The Chelsea keeper can be like signing Edwin van der Saar.

Olivier Giroud hits back at ‘dull’ Thierry Henry

“I didn’t enjoy hearing it. Coming from an ex-France and Arsenal striker, it’s a shame.”

# uk-football - Thursday 21 May, 2015

# uk-football - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Tearful Advocaat to decide on Sunderland future ‘next week’

After completing his mission of securing the club’s Premier League status, the manager will decide on his future next week.

Adebayor: I considered suicide over bitter row with family Row

Adebayor: I considered suicide over bitter row with family

The Spurs striker has taken to Facebook once again.

# uk-football - Monday 18 May, 2015

Adam Johnson bailed over underage sex charges

The Sunderland winger has been charged with three counts of sexual activity with a minor.

# uk-football - Friday 15 May, 2015

# uk-football - Thursday 14 May, 2015

‘I’ve been dreading it because I’m going to miss it so much’

Steven Gerrard is set to play his final game at Anfield on Saturday ahead of joining LA Galaxy in the summer.

# uk-football - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Blackpool player expresses shock after club opts NOT to let him go

It initially appeared as though the troubled striker’s stay at the relegated club was at an end.

# uk-football - Friday 8 May, 2015

Van Gaal: I was forced to sign Memphis Depay

The 21-year-old starlet has netted 21 times in 28 games for PSV this term

‘I tried to bring Gerrard to Chelsea, Inter and Real Madrid’

The Portuguese coach has paid homage to the Liverpool star as they prepare to meet for the last time.

# uk-football - Sunday 3 May, 2015

Mourinho appears to take dig at old nemesis Guardiola

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho appeared to aim criticism at Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola after winning the Premier League title.

‘I’m privileged to play for Newcastle and wouldn’t do anything intentionally to hurt the team’

Mike Williamson has apologised for his actions but denies he got sent-off deliberately.

# uk-football - Saturday 2 May, 2015

‘I thought it was Rafa’s agent in it’ – Rodgers brushes off plane stunt

Disgruntled fans arranged for a plane to be flown over Anfield during the club’s clash with QPR.

# uk-football - Friday 1 May, 2015

United can be title contenders next season, says Van Gaal LVG

United can be title contenders next season, says Van Gaal

The Dutch man just threw that three-year plan out the window.

‘James McCarthy is insurance for me’ – Toffees midfielder impressing in new role

Everton manager Roberto Martinez has lauded the flexibility of the Ireland international.

# uk-football - Thursday 30 April, 2015

‘Considered anger management?’: Nigel Pearson was in another excruciating journalist stand-off today

The Leicester City boss had started by expressing his regret to reporter Ian Baker for likening him to a large flightless bird.

# uk-football - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

A former Man United goalkeeper is in trouble with the law

After running into a cyclist with his car last year, the ex-player has pleaded guilty at a Sydney court.

# uk-football - Sunday 26 April, 2015

‘Manchester United have opened the door for Liverpool’

Louis van Gaal believes the club have allowed their rivals back into the race for a top-four finish.

# uk-football - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

At least one Liverpool legend still thinks Brendan Rodgers should not be sacked

The Anfield club slumped to a 2-1 defeat at Wembley last Sunday,

Forget Xavi and Iniesta, Stevie G is the best player Torres has played with

The pair played together at Liverpool between 2007 and 2011.

‘Manchester United yet to decide on Falcao future’

The striker has misfired so far, but the club have apparently not yet dismissed making his loan move permanent.

# uk-football - Monday 20 April, 2015

Rodgers insists Gerrard was ‘excellent,’ questions Liverpool’s mental strength

Aston Villa ran out 2-1 winners to reach the FA Cup final on Sunday.

# uk-football - Sunday 19 April, 2015

Was this a dive by Ander Herrera? Louis van Gaal is not convinced

The Manchester United boss was impressed with his side’s display at Chelsea and felt they may have had a penalty.

# uk-football - Saturday 18 April, 2015

Mario Balotelli has received 4,000 racist messages on social media this season

A survey has found that Mario Balotelli is the Premier League player most targeted by discrimination on social media.

# uk-football - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

Eric Cantona backs ‘Kings of Manchester’ to win Premier League title next season

The Old Trafford United legend believes his former club are making progress under Louis van Gaal.

# uk-football - Monday 13 April, 2015

Rodgers wants injury-plagued Sturridge to play through the pain barrier as Reds push for top four

Liverpool face Newcastle tonight hoping to move within four points of Man City.

# uk-football - Saturday 11 April, 2015

‘I don’t know what Raheem wants to do’ – Daniel Sturridge on Sterling’s Liverpool future LFC

‘I don’t know what Raheem wants to do’ – Daniel Sturridge on Sterling’s Liverpool future

The 20-year-old has been at the centre of protracted contract negotiations in recent months but his club and international team-mate is hopeful that he will remain at Anfield.

# uk-football - Thursday 9 April, 2015

In your Theatre of Dreams, Big Sam wants to be the Manchester United manager

The West Ham boss has revealed he’d love to sit in the home dugout at Old Trafford.

Rodgers praises Henderson after late-night baby dash

The England international had to travel to be with his partner on the eve of the Reds’ sixth round replay at Ewood Park but recovered to lay on the winner for Philippe Coutinho.

# uk-football - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

Moment of brilliance from Coutinho books Liverpool a date at Wembley

The Reds will face Aston Villa in the last four after a 1-0 win over Blackburn tonight.

# uk-football - Saturday 4 April, 2015

Did Irish international David Meyler deserve to be sent off for this tackle?

Hull boss Steve Bruce offered up an honest assessment of the incident.

A difficult season just got worse for Ireland’s Darron Gibson

The midfielder could be set to miss Ireland’s clash with Scotland after his latest setback.

# uk-football - Friday 3 April, 2015

Wayne Rooney warns United stars to get back to business after international break

Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney warned his team-mates not to dwell on their win over Liverpool ahead of Aston Villa’s visit.

# uk-football - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

Louis van Gaal says he is ‘not a dictator’

The Manchester United manager is adamant that he is “very flexible”.

# uk-football - Friday 27 March, 2015

Rooney KOs boxing celebration because little Kai copied it at school

Striker Wayne Rooney has defended his boxing antics and insisted he was not knocked out by Phil Bardsley.

# uk-football - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

‘Raheem Sterling is not ready for big-money move’ – John Barnes

The England international is yet to agree to a new deal with the Reds and has been linked with the likes of Real Madrid.

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