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The Rumour Mill is back
There might still be plenty of big club and international games to keep us busy, but make no mistake, the European summer silly season has begun in earnest and we'll bring you the best of the rumours, scuttlebutt and speculation doing the rounds in our ever popular Rumour Mill, your one-stop- shop.
Wed May 22, 2013
The Straits Times
Social Star Awards 2013: List of winners
Enrique Iglesias was named Spain's most popular musician in social media world during the Social Star Awards on May 23, 2013.
Why MLS made a French Connection
By Mike Woitalla The USA has long made a habit of looking abroad for formulas to successful soccer.
Stats reveal just how multi-national the Premier League has become
Which nationality is the most successful in this season's Premier League? Perhaps Spain, or Brazil, or perhaps a dark horse leads the way When Manchester United were awarded the Barclays Premier League trophy following their victory against Swansea earlier this month, all eyes were on Sir Alex Ferguson and his title-winning side.
Eastern Daily Press
Norwich City's Javier Garrido still dreams of playing for Spain
Garrido believes a new long term deal with the Canaries and the global appeal of the Premier League can improve his chances of forcing his way into the World and European champions' stellar squad.
Tue May 21, 2013
Reina happy at Liverpool
Jose Reina admits he is flattered to be linked with a return to former club Barcelona but has again insisted he is happy at Liverpool, with whom he is under contract until 2016.
The Miami Herald
Chelsea tops AP poll after winning Euro title
Chelsea surged to the top of the weekly Associated Press global soccer poll after winning the Europa League and qualifying for the Champions League for the 11th straight season.
Spain gives Mourinho backhanded compliments
Spain's press bid a caustic farewell Tuesday to self-anointed Special One Jose Mourinho, jeering his divisive three-tear reign at Real Madrid and his failure to win more silverware.
Sat May 18, 2013
Sleep, a novel experience
Perhaps being a soccer supporter living in Melbourne is best reflected by the fact that our favourite moments usually occur in the wee hours, when the world ought to belong to mice and cockroaches.
Thu May 16, 2013
The Star Online
Ramos shines in front of media after Mourinho no-show
Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos put in an assured performance in front of the cameras after coach Jose Mourinho failed to appear in Thursday's news conference ahead of the King's Cup final.
The Globe and Mail
Uncertain futures shroud La Liga race for fourth
Valencia and Real Sociedad are battling it out for fourth place in La Liga and Spain's last Champions League qualification berth with the futures of both their coaches in the air for next season.
Wed May 15, 2013
The Rio Times
Fortaleza to Host 3 Confed Cup Matches
The city of Fortaleza , based in the Northeastern state of CearA , has an exciting part to play in June's FIFA Confederations Cup.
Tue May 14, 2013
International Business Times
Barcelona Hint At Summer Exit For Priceless Arsenal Target
Barcelona have admitted that they will consider selling Victor Valdes at the end of the season after declaring that they will find a solution if he still insists upon a change in the summer.
Mon May 13, 2013
Conflict between Casillas and Mourinho obvious, says Granero
The former Real Madrid midfielder can see no other reason than a behind-the-scenes dispute to explain his former team-mate's continued absence from the starting XI QPR midfielder Esteban Granero is convinced that a conflict between goalkeepr Iker Casillas and Jose Mourinho is keeping the Spain international on the substitutes' bench at Real Madrid ... (more)
Barcelona on course for 100 points, but Guardiola's greats still superior to Tito's team
The champions came from behind to beat Atletico Madrid 2-1 on Sunday, and may yet equal Madrid's record from 2011-12, but how does this special side compare to Pep's finest? Spanish Football Writer Is this current Barcelona side the finest to have graced top-flight football in Spain? Barca have won La Liga 22 times and, statistically, Tito's team ... (more)
Sun May 12, 2013
10 Hottest Premier League Transfer Rumors
The Premier League nearing its close means it's almost time for the second-most anticipated season of the year to come into play - that of the summer transfer window.
The Star Online
Soldado keeps Valencia in hunt for Champions League return
Roberto Soldado scored twice to keep Valencia in the running for a return to the Champions League next season in a 4-0 La Liga victory at Rayo Vallecano on Sunday.
Sat May 11, 2013
Just why do Manchester City want Manuel Pellegrini?
It is a measure of how highly Manuel Pellegrini is regarded in Spain that after moving to Real Madrid in 2009, failing to win a trophy with the most expensively assembled squad in La Liga's history, and being sacked at the end of his first season, he managed to emerge with his reputation not just intact but, in the eyes of many, enhanced.
Fri May 10, 2013
The Big Lead
FOX's Gus Johnson Soccer Experiment Still a Work in Progress
In the second half of Chelsea's eventual 1-0 win Sunday over Manchester United, Fernando Torres prepared to enter the match.
Jose hits back at Pepe in Iker row
Mourinho had said last Friday that his principal regret during his three-year stay in Madrid was not signing his current first-choice goalkeeper Diego Lopez at the end of his first season.