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The Golden One

PUMA player and Lyon striker Ada Hegerberg  was named the world’s best female football player of the year 2018. The 23-year-old Norwegian is the first women ever to win the Ballon d’Or. Ada Hegerberg played a phenomenal season with Olympique Lyon having scored 31 goals in 29 matches. At her young age, she already is a three-time UEFA Champions League winner with

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Much Adu

Freddy Adu was the original MLS wonder kid, but his career didn’t quite pan out as hoped after his senior breakthrough at 14. The hype came before Freddy Adu’s first start, when at 12 it was rumoured Serie A giants Inter wanted him on their books. That the move never happened in many ways sums up Adu’s well-travelled career. Lots

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Canada 2019 Ready

The 2015 Women’s World Cup on Canadian soil was a landmark achievement in the intangibles for women’s soccer. Despite the tournament’s leadup being laced with controversy regarding turf disputes – especially from the lips of legendary talents like Abby Wambach – the product itself was a major success. The energy behind the women’s game was well felt during and well

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PUMA Magic

Puma announced that Spanish midfielder David Silva, whose extraordinary ball control and many assists earned him the name “El Mago” (the magician), has signed with PUMA Football. A crucial part of his country’s golden generation, Silva scored 35 goals for Spain’s national team in 124 appearances. At club level, Silva has delighted fans of Manchester since 2010 with 50 goals and 77

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Zidane Incomparable

Santiago Solari dismissed comparisons to Zinedine Zidane after being appointed interim coach of Real Madrid. Solari was named caretaker Madrid boss after Julen Lopetegui was sacked in the wake of his side’s 5-1 El Clasico loss to Barcelona on Sunday. The former Argentina and Madrid midfielder steps up from his role as Castilla coach – just as Zidane did in

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Manchester Undone

Manchester City midfielder Bernardo Silva has stoked the fire ahead of the Manchester Derby in less than two weeks after leaving out Manchester United’s name from his title rivals list. The two teams meet at the Etihad Stadium on November 11 with City top of the table on goal difference from Liverpool following their Monday night win over Tottenham. Meanwhile,

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