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No fear for New Zealand

New Zealand head coach Anthony Hudson is keen not to patronise or belittle his players by treating the Confederations Cup match against Mexico as a "learning experience".The All Whites ticked past 500 minutes in this tournament without a goal as they suffered a 2-0 opening night loss against Russia in St Petersburg.Hudson was gunning for […]

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Fassone and Pallotta clash over FFP

AC Milan chief executive Marco Fassone has hit back atRoma president James Pallotta after he said the Rossoneri’s high level of spending "makes zero sense".Milan have been one of Europe’s busiest clubs in the transfer window, bringing in 10 new players including Italy defender Leonardo Bonucciand Portugal striker Andre Silva, while handing a bumper new […]

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Google kills off Octane JavaScript benchmark due to ‘diminishing returns and over-optimization’

Google has announced that it is to retire the Octane JavaScript benchmark. The company says that while the benchmark was useful when it was introduced back in 2012, “over-optimization” by developers means that it is far less meaningful.Google goes as far as saying that developers were essentially cheating the system. It says that compiler optimizations […]

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Melbourne City appoint former Wigan and United boss Joyce

A-League side Melbourne City have turned to former Wigan Athletic manager and Manchester United reserve team boss Warren Joyce as their new head coach.City confirmed Joyce’s appointment on Monday as the Australian side – bankrolled by the City Football Group – returned for pre-season training.Assistant Michael Valkanis had been head coach until the end of […]

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United ‘paid £3.5m for ghost friendly’ as part of Falcao loan deal

Manchester United have been alleged to hav on short-term loans, the club has confirmed.The 2018/19 campaign’s Academy Player of the Season Dan Phillips has joined Hemel Hempstead Town untiTabithal January after signing a professional contract with the Hornets earlier this month.The central midfielde as part of the deal which saw the on loan.According to Football […]

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Sir Alex Ferguson: I’m happy for Wenger after Arsenal’s cup triumph but nobody will beat my 26-year reign

Sir Alex Ferguson has admitted he was happy to see Arsene Wenger end Arsenahis double at Leicester City.The Germany defender struck both goals for Saturday’s 2-2 draw.Lampard said, “I was delighted with his two goals. We need to score more from set-pieces, particularly in games against good opposition when it’s tight. So rel's trophy drought […]

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Everton FA Cup provisional squad: Hibbert fit

Everton defender Tony Hibbert (groin) is fit for tomorrow's FA Cup fourth-round tie against Fulham at Goodison Park. Manager David Moyes will consider whether to recall the long-serving full-back and reshuffle his back line or stick with Shane Duffy in the continued absence of Sylvain Distin (hamstring) and Phil Jagielka (knee). Diniyar Bilyaletdinov drops out […]