Arsenal

The Football Artist Creates Beautiful ‘Roy Of The Rovers-Style’ Illustrations Of Arsenal And Aston Villa Players For FA Cup Final Programme (Photos)

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By Chris Wright

Having been commissioned by the FA to do so, renowned illustrator Stephen Gulbis professionally known as The Football Artist set about creating a wonderful barrage of imagery for afeature in the official FA Cup Final match programme.

Gulbis, who has provided illustrations for Shoot magazine since the 1990s among other gigs, has produced a beautiful array of pop art/comic book-stylestoryboards that depict both Arsenal and Aston Villa's respective roads to Wembley.

Transfer Balls: Liverpool Muscle In On Clyne And Gaitan, Man Utd Backing Bacca, Arsenal Edge Towards Martinez Deal

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By Alan Duffy

Transfer Balls: Rounding up the day's football tittle-tattle so you don't have to...

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LiverpoolDouble Dip For Man Utd Targets

The Mirror claim that Liverpool are trying to muscle in on Man Utd targets Nathaniel Clyneand Nico Gaitan.

Wenger explains why Arsenal MUST start BFG at Wembley!

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It is now a generally accepted truth that the best defender in the Arsenal squad is the France international Laurent Koscielny. But for the last two seasons or so it has been the combination of the Frenchman's abilities of aggression, pace and playing on the front foot alongside the calmness, aerial ability and reading of [.

Arsenal’s TOP MAN gives fans EVEN MORE reason to love him!

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Not only did Alexis Sanchez win over the Arsenal fans with his brilliant debut season as a Gunner, he won over the football media and a lot of fans from other clubs as well, highlighted this week when he was voted as the Premier League Player of the Year by the fans. Coming from the [...]

Arsenal CLOSE to sealing La Liga striker transfer?

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Not every player that comes to England to play in the Premier League has to struggle to adapt to the different style of football played over here, but the way that Arsenal´s top signing of last summer settled straight in was still quite a surprise. I wonder how much contact Alexis Sanchez still has with [.

Jose Mourinho fires further warning to Man City and Man Utd after rant

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Jose Mourinho, following up from his rant, has fired a further warning to his Premier League rivals by saying Chelsea will be better next season. The...

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Video: Top 10 greatest manager quotes from season just ended, featuring Jose Mourinho and Louis van Gaal

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The season has only just finished and Sky Sports were in reflective mood as they released a video showcasing the top 10 best manager quotes of the...

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Aston Villa have NO chance against Arsenal’s stats!

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Every stat points towards an Arsenal FA Cup win‏ by Russell Cane Arsene Wenger will be looking to secure a record 12th FA Cup for Arsenal as his side face Aston Villa at Wembley on Saturday. Victory for the Gunners would also see Wenger go level with former Aston Villa manager George Ramsey as the [.

English Premier League

Aston Villa are powerless to stop Christian Benteke leaving club this summer

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Tim Sherwood admits Aston Villa will be powerless to stop Christian Benteke leaving this summer after revealing he has a buy-out clause in his contract.

The striker has been linked with a move to Liverpool and Sherwood confirmed for the first time he has a "substantial" release clause in his contract which would trigger a move if met.

Aston Villa are powerless to stop Christian Benteke leaving club this summer

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Tim Sherwood admits Aston Villa will be powerless to stop Christian Benteke leaving this summer after revealing he has a buy-out clause in his contract.

The striker has been linked with a move to Liverpool and Sherwood confirmed for the first time he has a "substantial" release clause in his contract which would trigger a move if met.

Newcastle Must Get This Huge Problem Fixed For Next Season

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The Injury League is an excellent web-site that keeps track of the number of players out injured throughout the season for the Premier League and they allocate points simply as follows if one player is out through injury for onegame then that's one point. By keeping track of players out injured foreach of the [.

Vital summer ahead for Everton if the club is to stave off long-term stagnation

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Roberto Martinez was keen to emphasize that there's a bright future ahead on the pitch for Everton in a recent interview with some local supporter-run outlets.

At the end of a season, which saw the Toffees regress from daring and diligent to often shackled and occasionally soporific, the Catalonian was trying to paint a picture of prosperous campaigns come.

Vital summer ahead for Everton if the club is to stave off long-term stagnation

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Roberto Martinez was keen to emphasize that there's a bright future ahead on the pitch for Everton in a recent interview with some local supporter-run outlets.

At the end of a season, which saw the Toffees regress from daring and diligent to often shackled and occasionally soporific, the Catalonian was trying to paint a picture of prosperous campaigns come.

Poll Results – Fans Definitely More Upbeat On Newcastle’s Future

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We'd like to get a lot more fans voting so we can get a better cross-section of the fan base but the initial results of our poll are showing that about two fans in three are more upbeat on Newcastle's future. That's following Mike Ashley'ssurprise interview on Sky Sports and hour before the game [.

colleges

Texas Southern vows it’s ready for challenge against No. 8 Texas A&M in NCAA tournament

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COLLEGE STATION – Texas Southern coach Michael Robertson knows his team is the fourth seed in a four-team NCAA tournament regional, but he has a message for anyone doubting the Tigers' abilities against Texas A&M.

"We deserve to be here, that's for sure," Robertson said.

The Tigers certainly do, as Southwestern Athletic Conference champions with a 31-17 record.

QB Everett Golson says Notre Dame blocked transfer to Texas

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2014 UT football season

Former Note Dame quarterback Everett Golson is heading to Florida State.

However, if he he had his druthers, it appears Golson preferred his college career resume in Austin for QB-starved Texas. But according to Golson, the Fighting Irish, who host the Longhorns in the teams' season opener, would have none of that.

Texas A&M turns to lefty Matt Kent in NCAA tournament opener vs. Texas Southern

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Texas A&M's Matt Kent delivers a pitch during the fifth inning of the Houston College Classic against Baylor at Minute Maid Park. (Eric Christian Smith)

COLLEGE STATION – Texas A&M coach Rob Childress is saving his ace for Saturday in the NCAA baseball tournament – and throwing steady lefthander Matt Kent at Texas Southern on Friday night in the postseason opener.

The Sports Update: UH baseball coach Whitting on NCAA regional

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UH baseball coach Todd Whitting previews the Houston Regional featuring the Cougars, Rice, Louisiana Lafayette and Houston Baptist.

The Sports Update: UH football recruit Darta Lee

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Hightower offensive lineman Darta Lee discusses his decision to commit to Houston.

The Sports Update: UH football recruit Michael Johnson

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Hightower linebacker Michael Johnson talks about his decision to commit to Houston

World Cup

FIFA Corruption Scandal: A World Cup Boycott Will Cost England Millions And Achieve Nothing

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Should European footballing nations boycott theWorld Cup shouldSepp Blatterremain head of FIFA? Would Russia, hosts of the 2018 World Cup, agree to any boycott of the tournament it 'won' the right to host?

Russia's President Vladimir V. Putin called the arrests of FIFA officials in Zurich on Wednesday "another blatant attempt by the United States to extend its jurisdiction to other states.

FOX announces details of campaign to promote Women’s World Cup

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Before kicking off the Women's World Cup in Canada on June 6, FOXSportshas announced exclusive content that will precede the games.

FOX will be showing content across all of its channels with themes tied to the World Cup and especially the U.S. National team. A special bug and watermark will be displayed on FOX and FOX Sports 1 channels with an FX movie marathon focusing on the "score to settle" mentality such as The Avengers, Men in Black and the A-Team, and on the FXX Simpsons marathon.

5 revelations from the DOJ indictment against FIFA executives

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Soccer monopolized the headlines this week afterreports revealed 9 FIFA officials and 5 corporate executives were indicted for racketeering conspiracy and corruption following an extensive investigation into the organization lead by the U.S. Department of Justice.

After reviewing the 168-page FIFA indictment document detailing all of the charges being brought against FIFA and CONCACAF executives, we found these five facts to be revealing:

1.

5 revelations from the DOJ indictment against FIFA executives

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Soccer monopolized the headlines this week afterreports revealed 9 FIFA officials and 5 corporate executives were indicted for racketeering conspiracy and corruption following an extensive investigation into the organization lead by the U.S. Department of Justice.

After reviewing the 168-page FIFA indictment document detailing all of the charges being brought against FIFA and CONCACAF executives, we found these five facts to be revealing:

1.

espnW to debut documentary about US Women’s World Cup players this Friday

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Before kicking off the Women's World Cup in Canada this summer, espnW will debut five new documentaries highlighting gifted female athletes from three different sports including three members of the U.S. Women's National team, a U.S. Olympic athlete and professional surfer.

Directed by the Mundo sisters, the first three documentaries focusing on the women attending the World Cup will premiere on espnW.

espnW to debut documentary about US Women’s World Cup players this Friday

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Before kicking off the Women's World Cup in Canada this summer, espnW will debut five new documentaries highlighting gifted female athletes from three different sports including three members of the U.S. Women's National team, a U.S. Olympic athlete and professional surfer.

Directed by the Mundo sisters, the first three documentaries focusing on the women attending the World Cup will premiere on espnW.

Leagues: NASL

NASL’s deep ties with Traffic Sports create serious questions about league’s future

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As the dust begins to settle from the initial reaction to the momentous events that resulted in CONCACAF and FIFA officials being charged with corruption among other charges, questions have arisen about the viability and future of the second-division North American Soccer League (NASL).

On top of the indictment of Traffic Sports USA President Aaron Davidson who was, until yesterday,Chairman of the Board of Governors of the NASL, the day ended on a sour note afterall of its teams participating in the US Open Cup competition lost games against opponentsfrom the third-division United Soccer League (USL).

NASL’s deep ties with Traffic Sports create serious questions about league’s future

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As the dust begins to settle from the initial reaction to the momentous events that resulted in CONCACAF and FIFA officials being charged with corruption among other charges, questions have arisen about the viability and future of the second-division North American Soccer League (NASL).

On top of the indictment of Traffic Sports USA President Aaron Davidson who was, until yesterday,Chairman of the Board of Governors of the NASL, the day ended on a sour note afterall of its teams participating in the US Open Cup competition lost games against opponentsfrom the third-division United Soccer League (USL).

Americans Abroad

Jonathan Bornstein plays for Queretaro

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Jonathan Bornstein went from squad player to crucial to Queretaro during the 2015 Clausura season and is now playing for a title. Read More

Cropper Forecast

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It is not done or even on the verge, but it is looking like (just promoted to the C'ship) Bristol City have an early lead in the race for US Under-23 keeper Cody Cropper, who as you probably know is not being offered an extension by Southampton. There are others interested in England, and he will almost certainly be back there somewhere.

Juventus

Sami Khedira and Paulo Dybala pass respective medicals ahead of Juventus moves

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Real Madrid midfielder Sami Khedira and Palermo striker Paulo Dybala have passed their respective medicals and are expected to be presented as Juventus players in the coming days.

Khedira was once a fixture in Real Madrid's starting eleven under former manager Jose Mourinho. However the combination of the German'sinjuries and the club's wealth of midfieldingoptions (Toni Kroos, James Rodriguez, Isco, Asier Illarramendiand Lucas Silva) left the player on the outside looking in.

Sami Khedira and Paulo Dybala pass respective medicals ahead of Juventus moves

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Real Madrid midfielder Sami Khedira and Palermo striker Paulo Dybala have passed their respective medicals and are expected to be presented as Juventus players in the coming days.

Khedira was once a fixture in Real Madrid's starting eleven under former manager Jose Mourinho. However the combination of the German'sinjuries and the club's wealth of midfieldingoptions (Toni Kroos, James Rodriguez, Isco, Asier Illarramendiand Lucas Silva) left the player on the outside looking in.

FIFA

Football Art: Richard Swarbrick Presents ‘Sepp Blatter Made Of Money’…

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By Chris Wright

While he's perhaps more famous for his achingly beautiful football animations, Richard Swarbrick (@RikkiLeaks) couldn't pass on the opportunity to encapsulate his take onFIFA grand poobah Sepp Blatter, what with the FIFA empire crumbling under siege conditions at the moment.

FIFA 16: EA Sports to include England and 11 women’s national team for first time

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FIFA 16: EA Sports to include England and 11 women's national team for first time - originally posted on Soccerlens.com


FIFA and Electronic Arts (EA) Sports have launched they will be 12 international women's team will feature in FIFA 16, which is set to be released in September 2015.

The Rest

Ecuador 2015/16 Marathon Home and Away Kits

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The Federación Ecuatoriana de Fútbol and technical partner Marathon Sports have launched the Ecuador 2015/16 [...]

FOX announces details of campaign to promote Women’s World Cup

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Before kicking off the Women's World Cup in Canada on June 6, FOXSportshas announced exclusive content that will precede the games.

FOX will be showing content across all of its channels with themes tied to the World Cup and especially the U.S. National team. A special bug and watermark will be displayed on FOX and FOX Sports 1 channels with an FX movie marathon focusing on the "score to settle" mentality such as The Avengers, Men in Black and the A-Team, and on the FXX Simpsons marathon.

Timbers get early Urruti goal, then defense thwarts D.C. United in 1 to 0 win

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After three consecutive matches on the road, the Portland Timbers returned home to face D.C. United in a quick visit before going to the road this weekend for Colorado. While the offense was much more composed in their attack and finally broke through with a goal in the 5th minute to take the lead, it was the defense that held up strong to keep D.

Uncertainty At Newcastle

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The Chronicle is reporting tonight that John Carver and his coaches Steve Stone, Andy Woodman and Dave Watson left on holiday without knowing what their stratus would be for next season John has said a few weeks ago he would know his status within the 48 hours following our last game but [...]

Dorados próximo objetivo, consolidarse en Liga MX

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Los Dorados han ido de objetivo en objetivo que han ido cumpliendo, en el torneo anterior del Ascenso MX primero calificar a la liguilla, luego ganar el campeonato y después conseguir el ascenso, pero no para todo ahí y el club no quiere perder todo lo ganado, así que para ello se requiere crearse nuevas metas y la que sigue, ahora en la Liga MX, es establecerse en esta división.

Top 5 must-see soccer games on TV this weekend

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It's the final weekend of domestic action in Europe this weekend, but with crucial league matches and major cup finals to sample, it's probably the most intriguing round of matches we've had this season.

Saturday will see the final of three major competitions, with the curtain set to come down on action in England, Germany and Spain.

Top 5 must-see soccer games on TV this weekend

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It's the final weekend of domestic action in Europe this weekend, but with crucial league matches and major cup finals to sample, it's probably the most intriguing round of matches we've had this season.

Saturday will see the final of three major competitions, with the curtain set to come down on action in England, Germany and Spain.

D.C. United to face the USL's Pittsburgh Riverhounds in the 4th Round of the US Open Cup

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United will be traveling north for their first - and hopefully not only - US Open Cup match in 2015.

Last night, in the hours before D.C. United fell to the Portland Timbers, there was a full slate of US Open Cup games going on. The third round was played in its entirety, and when the dust settled United learned that the road to a fourth USOC trophy will start in Pittsburgh against the Riverhounds of the USL.

Seguir en vivo Santos vs Querétaro Final IDA Futbol Mexicano :: Trasmision TV

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Santos vs Querétaro Final Ida Liga MX 2015, 28 de mayo, 20:30 Hrs Estadio Nuevo Corona Torreón Corona En vivo por Azteca 7 Árbitro: José Alfredo Peñaloza Soto
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The Best Quotes From Sepp Blatter’s Blame-Retardant FIFA Congress Speech

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By Chris Wright

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With his minions being arrested en masse and his sponsors severing ties left, right and centre, FIFA president Sepp Blatter stepped up to the podium at the organisation's annual Congress meeting this afternoon and delivered a speech for the ages.

It's about damn time.

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- Greg Seltzer

CHELSEA FANS - COME AND ANSWER THIS QUESTION!

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Arsene Wenger has made a comment that I want to get as many of your opinion's on; even if you are not a Chelsea fan. He stated "Big clubs have a responsibility to win but to win with style" and I am asking if you agree or not?

My own personal opinion here is that big clubs have a responsibility to win and nothing more these days!

Manchester United Season Review 2014-15

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Well, he did it the Dutch maestro delivered on his promise of a top four finish. In his first press conference as the new manager of United Louis van Gaal arrived straight from the World Cup and...

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Video: Man Utd ‘keeper David De Gea caught on camera in Madrid

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Manchester United 'keeper David De Gea set tongues wagging when he was caught on camera walking along with his girlfriend Edurne by television...

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Kempner’s James, Foster’s Hernandez named Touchdown Club’s top scholar athletes

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A number of Houston's top scholar athletes gathered Wednesday to be honored by the Touchdown Club of Houston at its 49th Springs Sports Scholar-Athlete Dinner.

Top overall honors went to Kempner softball star Kathrin James, who was named Outstanding Female Scholar Athlete, and Foster wrestling standout Adan Hernandez, the Outstanding Male Scholar Athlete.

Loss of backup QB Justice Hansen shouldn’t be a big blow to OU

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Oklahoma's quarterback depth has taken a hit with the departure of Justice Hansen from the program.

But realistically, Hansen leaving OU in search of better playing opportunities elsewhere shouldn't be viewed as a big loss.

After spring practice, Hansen was clearly the Sooners' fourth quarterback option behind Trevor Knight, Baker Mayfield and Cody Thomas.