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Manchester United v Bayern Munich  live Champions League webchat

Guardian Football News - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 12:04

Our Manchester football correspondent is online to answer your questions about the match at Old Trafford








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Hillsborough inquest will not be adversarial battle, coroner tells jury

Guardian Football News - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 11:53
Rollcall of victims read out as Lord Justice Goldring tells jurors not to think about whether original inquest findings were wrong






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Sport picture of the day: Swedish rally against football violence

Guardian Football News - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 11:43
The Swedish football season began in tragedy when a Djurgarden fan died from his injuries after he was beaten up in Helsingborg. The following day hundreds of people gathered at the spot where he was assaulted to pay their respects and protest against the rise in football violence in Sweden






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Fifa chief medical officer: no re-vote over Qatar 2022 World Cup

Guardian Football News - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 11:43
Michel D'Hooghe denies tournament could be moved
Blames 'sour grapes' of British press for criticism






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The best goals of the week

Guardian Football News - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 11:05

Featuring a free-kick from Argentina, a volley from Scotland, a blaster from Romania and halfway-line chip from Montenegro








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Sergio Agüero urges caution over his Manchester City comeback

Guardian Football News - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 10:59
Argentina striker eager not to rush back from hamstring injury
Faces race against time to prove fitness for Liverpool clash






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Have Barcelona found the next Lionel Messi in Alen Halilovic?

Guardian Football News - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 10:37
Last week, Barcelona finally won the race the sign the 17-year-old Croatian prodigy, but is he the next Lionel Messi? Or the next Luka Modric? Or neither?






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West Brom draw a line under Saido Berahino's dressing room bust-up

Guardian Football News - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 10:37
England Under-21 striker 'involved in physical altercation'
Club say incident has been 'sensationalised' by media






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West Ham almost safe from relegation, says Sam Allardyce video

Guardian Football News - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 10:26
West Ham United have almost banished their relegation fears after a 2-1 win over Sunderland on Monday, says Sam Allardyce. The West Ham manager says the club is almost safe after winning six of the last nine games. 'We're probably in the top four or five in the Premier League for results at the moment,' he says






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David Moyes stalling over offering Ryan Giggs a new Manchester United deal

Guardian Football News - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 10:10
Decision over contract will not be made until end of season
Veteran midfielder could be allowed to leave after 23 years






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Football training in days gone by in pictures

Guardian Football News - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 09:44
With modern sports science playing a major part in the lives and routines of today's footballers, looking back at training methods in years gone by can be an eye-opening exercise in seeing how far methods have come. From going for a brisk walk to a variety of bizarre contraptions, here are a series of images from the days when fitness was almost more by luck than design






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World Cup: 25 stunning moments No8: Mussolini's blackshirts' 1938 win

Guardian Football News - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 09:06
In 1938 Italy went to France and shrugged off protests and wild unpopularity to successfully defend their World Cup crown






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Samuel Kuffour: I still can't watch the 1999 Champions League final

Guardian Football News - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 08:50
Former Bayern star famed for his anguish after European Cup defeat says United players will be feeling the pain this time






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Football rumours: Carlo Ancelotti to replace Moyes at Manchester United?

Guardian Football News - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 08:02
Today's rumours would actually like a slide outside our ground






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Ryan Giggs denies rift with David Moyes and refuses to bow to Bayern

Guardian Football News - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 07:41
Midfielder says United confident ahead of Bayern Munich tie
Moyes: 'We know on our day we're as good a side as any'






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Nemanja Matic | The Gallery

Guardian Football News - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 23:12
This week's winner is Gavin Harrison who wins a copy of Senna Versus Prost. Get in touch to claim your prize. Next, we'd like to see your takes on Chico Flores, particularly after his Wham-style makeover. Send your efforts to gallery@theguardian.com by noon on Monday 7 April as a jpeg or gif, complete with a CAPTION. Anyone who forgets will have to play for the England cricket team






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Uruguay's World Cup place 'in danger' after its FA board resigns

Guardian Football News - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 22:40
Government withdraws police from matches due to violence
Media say Fifa may see move as government interference







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Ezequiel Lavezzi adamant Paris Saint-Germain are superior to Chelsea

Guardian Football News - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 22:08
Mourinho has never lost a Champions League quarter-final
Blaise Matuidi: 'This is the game everyone is waiting for'






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Bayer Leverkusen in trouble as faith in Sami Hyypia begins to disappear

Guardian Football News - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 21:57
Bayer Leverkusen are fourth in the table but a draw to the bottom club has put Champions League qualification in doubt






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Arjen Robben and Franck Ribéry pose real danger to Manchester United

Guardian Football News - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 21:47
United defence have work cut out for Bayern Munich pairing
David Moyes has defensive issues for Champions League tie






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