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Rostov striker scores scorpion-kick golazo (VIDEO)
Rostov striker Dmitry Poloz scored an amazing scorpion-kick golazo against MŠK Žilina in a friendly match. https://vimeo.com/202011894 To recall, Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Olivier Giroud scored similar goals in Premier league weeks earlier. Mkhitaryan scored his wonderful goal against Sunderland, while Giroud scored against Crystal Palace. Mkhitaryan's goal https://twitter.com/Vkool18055/status/820694851851264000 Giroud's goal https://twitter.com/YourPLNews/status/821116505848971264
Real Madrid beat Man Utd and Arsenal with most visits to their website
Real Madrid official website Realmadrid.com has been the most visited website of a football club in the world in 2016. According to ComScore's research, the Spanish giant's website has recorded 1.350.000 unique visitors during last year, beating Manchester United and Arsenal websites. ManUtd.com had 1.114.000 unique visitors, while Arsenal.com closed the year with 1.050.000 unique visitors. In Spain, Real Madrid is out of competition. FCBarcelona.com had only 498.000 unique visits, which is 852.000 less than Real Madrid's stats.
Mourinho reveals his greatest achievement in football
Manchester United head coach Jose Mourinho revealed his greatest career achievement on his aftyer-match press conference. "There are so many that it is difficult to say but let's go from my start,” the manager smiled while asked to mention his biggest life achievement. “To win the Champions League with a Portuguese club (Porto) is history. To win the Premier League with Chelsea after 50 years is history. "To win the treble with Inter Milan is history. To win with Real Madrid a title after so many years without titles is history. To be back to the Premier League and win again with Chelsea, is history. So my career is really rich, beautiful, but I have a big problem, I always want a next one," the Portuguese specialist finalized.
Rooney ready to move to China
Manchester United are ready to sanction Wayne Rooney’s transfer to China inside the next month, the Sunday Mirror reports. A number of Chinese clubs have made it clear they are prepared to offer Rooney a contract worth a £140million – reportedly more than the England captain has earned in his 15 years in the Premier League with United and Everton. The switch to the Far East would see Rooney overtake former United team-mate Carlos Tevez – currently on £650,000-a-week - as the world’s highest-paid footballer. The Mirror go on to claim the move has been approved by boss Jose Mourinho and the United hierarchy.
Henrikh Mkhitaryan: 5 Steps to €40m
Henrikh Mkhitaryan joined Manchester United last summer for a €40 m fee. The Armenian international's way to the top of the European football was full of obstacles and difficulties. Vbet News presents the 5 steps which led Mkhitaryan to Jose Mourinho's team.
Rooney could move to China
According to The Sun, Manchester United's Wayne Rooney is considering making a move to China and is 'aware that he needs to cash in on his final few playing years. Rooney recently overtook Sir Bobby Charlton as United's all-time leading scorer, but was initially left on the bench as his team-mates lost 2-1 to Hull City in the EFL Cup semi-final and is is said to be frustrated at no longer being first-choice for neither club nor country. The 31 year-old has 18 months remaining on his current deal at Old Trafford and could be tempted by clubs reportedly willing to quadruple the England captain's wages to £1 million per week.
Mourinho is unhappy with Anthony Martial
Jose Mourinho is unhappy with Anthony Martial and the forward's future at Manchester United beyond the summer is uncertain, according to Sky Sports. Mourinho has made it clear he has plenty of options in wider positions with Marcus Rashford, Jesse Lingaard, Henrikh Mkitaryan, Ashley Young having all been utilised in those areas this season. United are also expected to bolster their attacking options in the summer, which would raise serious questions about the future of a player who has scored just two Premier League goals in the current campaign. Martial, meanwhile, is understood to be happy at Old Trafford and does not want to leave the club.
Paul Pogba books Manchester United’s place in the EFL Cup final (video)
Paul Pogba has booked Manchester United's place in the EFL Cup final despite Red Devils' suffering a 2-1 defeat to Hull City, United progressing 3-2 on aggregate. Hull City 2 - 1 Manchester United - EFL Cup 1/2, Season 2016/2017 - all goals and highlights
PSG sign Manchester United target
PSG have completed the signing of reported Manchester United target Goncalo Guedes from Benfica on a four-and-a-half-year deal. The 20-year-old attacking midfielder had been heavily linked with the Premier League club. However, he flew on Wednesday to Paris to undergo a medical before signing a contract with Unai Emery's team. "Playing here with players of a very high standard will enable me to improve,” he told the club’s official website. "PSG always play to win trophies, so my aim is to win as many trophies as possible, and that PSG keep on winning."
Mourinho offers Schweinsteiger to Fenerbahce
Manchester United veteran Bastian Schweinsteiger has been offered to Fenerbahce. According to HTspor, Man Utd head coach Jose Mourinho has told the Istanbul-based outfit that they can have the veteran star. Note, that the 32-year-old ex-Germany international has made just two appearances for the Red Devils this season. "He is an option, he is waiting for his chance to play and I think January is a good moment with so many games," said Mourinho.