All posts tagged "France"

  • Nice success offers Balotelli a new lease of life in 2017

    Amidst all the furor that was 2016, one particular footballer by the name of Mario Balotelli didn’t have such a terrible year, somewhat surprisingly. The madcap Italian striker endured a highly-publicized, three-year slide down Europe’s footballing pyramid...

    • Posted January 1, 2017
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  • PSG’s Eiffel Tower of talent!

    Paris Saint-Germain’s towering colossus of star signings is beginning to look as big as the Eiffel Tower; Zlatan Ibrahimovic certainly helps on that measure. Not only will there be a host of stars in the French capital...

    • Posted August 9, 2015
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  • PSG on an unstoppable rise to dominance?

    Paris Saint-Germain just left another global football power in their dust.  The French champions plucked Manchester United’s marquee star Angel di Maria and in the process, leapfrogged the market value of United’s team.  Per transfermarkt.com, only six...

    • Posted August 6, 2015
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  • Zlatan Ibrahimovic ignoring his age

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic wasn’t an early bloomer. Zlatan, as he may put it considering his tendency to refer to himself in third person, only became the Zlatan superstar he is until his mid-twenties. He only joined Ajax, where...

    • Posted November 27, 2014
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  • David Luiz, forced out and made a pawn by Mourinho

    Paris Saint-Germain are close to completing a deal with Chelsea to sign center-back David Luiz and make the Brazilian the most expensive defender in the world in the process.  PSG have reportedly agreed a £40 million fee...

    • Posted May 23, 2014
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  • Nike release new Dare To Zlatan ad campaign

    Nike Football’s most recent “Dare to Zlatan” advertising campaign has caused quite a stir as the American sportswear company released three video clips of Paris Saint-Germain star Zlatan Ibrahimovic battling Fire, Ice, and Lightning on social media...

    • Posted March 10, 2014
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  • Cavani joins PSG for record-breaking €64m fee

    Edison Cavani has signed for Paris Saint-Germain for €64, breaking the French Ligue 1’s transfer record as he become’s another part of PSG’s dream to win the Champions League. The Uruguayan will follow former teammate Ezequiel Lavezzi...

    • Posted July 16, 2013
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  • Carlo Ancelotti confirmed as Madrid manager as Blanc joins PSG

    Real Madrid have confrimed the appointment of Carlo Ancelotti as the succesor of Jose Mourinho, while Laurent Blanc has replaced Ancelotti at Paris Saint-Germain. Ancelotti is set to be officially presented as Madrid manager on Wednesday, having...

    • Posted June 25, 2013
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  • MOTD- Brazil 3-0 France

    Brazil easily won their last friendly match before the Confederations Cup, beating an inferior France, who, to be fair, did not feature near their best side while Brazil did. Although neither side started the match with any...

    • Posted June 9, 2013
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