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Top 5 BEST EVER matches between Manchester and Arsenal

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Manchester United will welcome bitter rivals Arsenal at Old Trafford this Saturday in a much anticipated clash that could decide the future of Red Devils boss Jose Mourinho. The former Chelsea boss took over the club last summer and he must win this match to move closer to the top four. Liverpool tops the table with 26 points, eight points behind United.

Arsene Wenger on the other hand has a very poor record against the Portuguese and pundits have claimed that he has a psychological advantage over the French man. A win will be a double sword against Manchester United and their manager.

So today we sought to look at five best matches between the two in the last few years;

5. Premier League- 16th April 2003

Arsenal 2-2 Manchester United (Premier League)

Date: 16 April 2003

 

In this day Manchester United visited Arsenal knowing quite well a defeat will hand Gunners the advantage going into the last game of the season. The Red Devils had played one game more than the Gunners and even though they were three points clear on top, a loss would mean they will have to wait for Arsene Wenger side to play all matches to know if their fate.

The match started on a high for the visitors with an early goal from the Dutchman Ruud Van Nistelrooy. The Gunners came back fighting in the second half and it was their talisman Thierry Henry who scored a double to give them the advantage. The lead lasted for a minute because Ryan Giggs could simply not imagine losing the title again to the bitter rivals. The game ended 2-2 and United won the title.

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Five Biggest Football Sex Scandals of All Time

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Due to their fame and wealth, footballers having little difficulty in attracting the fairer sex. As result, they are highly exposed to adultery or cheating. In this article, we are going to go back in time and see 5 of the biggest sex scandals in football history.

 

5. Ryan Giggs

Manchester United assistant manager Ryan Giggs is the most decorated player in the Premier League and was a role model to many kids during his playing time between 1990 and 2014. Nevertheless, his reputation went from hero to zero when it was discovered that he had an affair with his young brother’s wife for 8 years. He apologised for it last year.

 

4. Franck Ribery, Karim Benzema and Sidney Govou

Back in 2010, French internationals Franck Ribery, Karim Benzema and Sidney Govou were guilty of having sex with an underage prostitute Zahia Dehar, who was aged only 17 in that time.

 

3. Wayne Rooney

The Manchester United skipper has been loyal to his club, but not as he is to his wife. In 2010, Rooney was accused of cheating on his wife with a famous prostitute Jennifer Thompson.

 

2.Ashley Cole

Ashley Cole and Cheryl Fernandez were one of the most admired couples in the World of football, but their relationship ended in 2008 when Ashley Cole was accused of having affairs with two  models Coralie Robinson and Brooke Healy, and hairdresser Aimee Walton.

 

1.John Terry

The Chelsea captain is termed the king of sex scandals in football. The England international is a serial womanizer.

Back in 2010, the Chelsea defender was accused of having affairs with French model Vanessa Perroncel and Wayne Bridge’s girlfriend.

 

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10 funniest quotes by Zlatan Ibrahimovic

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Zlatan is one of the most arrogant and proud football players in the World. He is always expected to give very funny and arrogant answers during interviews. Reacting on their 4-2 win against Danmark during the qualifiers for the ongoing Euro 2016, the former Sweden international said: ‘‘They said they were going to send me to retirement, I sent their whole nation into retirement instead!’’ Here are other 10 of his most famous and funniest quotes.

10. When Wenger asked him to do a test that would allow him to play at Arsenal 

 

9.When asked about his age

 

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Paul Pogba and other 5 football players who are mum’s boys

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Son – mother love is unconditional and very strong, but in some cases it gets to a point where mums seem to play girlfriend’s role.

Let’s look at 5 footballer players’ mums who were spotted playing girlfriend role.

 

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Top 12 Football Stories and Rumours – Mourinho Admits Major Derby Mistake

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Jose Mourinho admits mistake over Marcus Rashford while Arsenal’s Laurent Koscielny battles to overcome eye injury in time to face PSG, here are top football stories and rumours.

13. Mario Balotelli reveals the worst decision of his life

Mario Balotelli has said joining Liverpool was the ‘worst mistake of my life’ after scoring twice on Nice debut.

12. Wilshere to be handed new Arsenal deal

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is hopeful midfielder Jack Wilshere, 24, will sign an extended deal with the Gunners in January. England international Wilshere is currently on a season-long loan deal with Bournemouth. (Daily Star)

11. Koscielny faces fitness battle to make PSG clash

Arsenal defender Laurent Koscielny, 31, is a doubt for Tuesday’s opening Champions League game at Paris Saint-Germain after he suffered a kick to the face in Saturday’s 2-1 win over Southampton. (Guardian)

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