Rooney 10, Best Seller Shirt

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When it comes to sporting the name of their favourite Premier League player on the back of a replica shirt, Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney is officially the most popular choice of fans around the world.
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Deloitte Football Money League 2012: Real on Top of Global Football Financial League

 

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Deloitte published recently the revenues generated by the top 20 football clubs in 2010/2011. You can download the full report here, but let me share with you a top line summary.  The bottom line is: There is no crisis in football.

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Warrior Sports Partners with Liverpool: A New Kid on the Block?

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Recently, adidas decided not to extend their partnership with Liverpool. Warrior Sports Inc. and Liverpool Football Club have officially announced a six-year agreement which sees Warrior become the Club’s Official Kit Supplier in a deal considered to be the biggest in Premier League history.

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Manchester United in Europa League: A True Loss?

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Manchester United chief executive David Gill is to lead an immediate financial review at Old Trafford as the club’s owners, the Glazer family, take steps to assess the ramifications of a potential £20million shortfall in prize-money following the club’s group stage elimination from the Champions League.
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Blatter on Racism in Football: Worryingly and Scarily Out of Touch

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One of my favourite sports journalist Pedro Pinto interviewed Sepp Blatter. FIFA President said “Racists insults should be forgotten”. Among other things, he encourages the victims of racism to shake hands at the end of the game. Some live in the real world, others do not.

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