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Dele Alli’s Rise From the Street to the top of football - Happy Birthday! :tada::confetti_ball:

From his humble beginnings to being lauded as the best in the sport, Dele Alli’s fairytale rise to the top of the footballing world has captured the interest of many.

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You know, for me, When I hear Football, It’s automatically translated as Maradona in my Brain. There never was anyone like him, There will never be.

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Mesut Özil is the only player in the history of football to be top assist provider or goalscorer in:

  • Premier League
  • Bundesliga
  • La Liga
  • Europa League
  • Champions League
  • Euro Championship
  • World Cup

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Edinson Cavani’s mother has claimed that her son favours a move to Spain this summer (end of June) as the striker prepares to leave PSG on a free transfer. Chelsea and Manchester United suffer a blow in Cavani’s pursuit.

Atletico Madrid were strongly linked with the South American during the January transfer window and are still believed to hold an interest ahead of the 2020-21 campaign.

Cavani is PSG’s all-time leading goalscorer with 200 goals in 301 appearances in all competitions, including 7 strikes in 22 games during the 2019-20 season.

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Dutch Players With Most premier league goals

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Sergio Aguero has more Premier League hat tricks than the ENTIRE squads of other top 6 clubs since he arrived in England:

Sergio Aguero - 12
Arsenal - 10
Tottenham - 10
Chelsea - 10
Liverpool - 10
Man United - 6

Incredible stat!

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One of the best of Goalhangers!:grinning: His logic was simple, get as close as you possibly can to goal and poke it in.

Most of Van Nistelrooy’s goals for Manchester United were the result of Ryan Giggs or David Beckham getting the ball as close as possible for him. It hardly seemed to matter where Van Nistelrooy was at the time they played the cross, or how many defenders were around him. If they put it there, he would get to it first.​

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Why Arsene Wenger is one of the greatest - Highbury years::point_down:t4:

• 372 League Games.
• 221 Wins.
• 59 Defeats.
• 763 Goals Scored.
• 326 Goals Conceded.
• 3 Premier League Titles.
• 1 Arsene Wenger

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Most goals+assists for Chelsea in a single Premier League season:

❍ Didier Drogba (39 in 2009/10)
❍ Frank Lampard (36 in 2009/10

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The best XI of the PL season so far?

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The first 10 years of Arsene Wenger’s career in North London were filled with unparalleled success.

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Petr Cech - The greatest goalkeeper in Premier League history.

  • 228 clean sheets in 494 games, most in PL history
  • 4x PL Golden Glove winner, no one has won more
  • 4x Premier League winner
  • 1x Champions League winner, 3 penalty saves in the Final.

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Most individual errors leading to a goal…

LaLiga - 56
Serie A - 58
Ligue 1 - 70
Bundesliga - 75
Premier League - 105 :scream:

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He also scored and saved penalty against Roma​:heart_eyes::heart_eyes: #Happy_Birthday​:heart:

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Cantona (92-93)
❍ 15 goals
❍ 16 assists

Le Tissier (94-95)
❍ 19 goals
❍ 16 assists

Henry (02-03)
❍ 24 goals
❍ 20 assists

Hazard (18-19)
❍ 16 goals
❍ 15 assists

The only players with 15+ goals & 15+ assists in a single Premier League season.

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NEWCASTLE UNITED’S incoming Saudi supremos will become the Premier League’s richest owners once their Toon takeover is completed.

The £300million deal is gathering pace, with the Saudi Arabian Public Investment Fund having paid current owner Mike Ashley a deposit.

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How Newcastle will line up with £200m transfer investment from billionaire new owners including Antoine Griezmann.

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As per reports, Newcastle’s prospective new owners want more high-profile names for next season. They will go after a big-name manager with Massimiliano Allegri and Mauricio Pochettino among their preferred candidates and Edinson Cavani a transfer target

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UEFA considering holding all remaining 2020 Champions League games in August, per report.

UEFA is considering an option where Champions League play would start back up on August 7-8, assuming domestic leagues are done by then. The quarterfinals would reportedly be Aug. 11-12 and Aug. 14-15, with the semifinals on Aug. 18-19 and Aug. 21-22. The final would still be in Istanbul, but it would take place on Aug. 29.

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Assists in their firsts 84 Premier League games:

Trent Alexander-Arnold - 26
Rooney - 21
Eriksen - 20
Henry - 19
Ronaldo - 13
Lampard - 11
Giggs - 11
Bergkamp - 10
Beckham - 10
Fàbregas - 9
Scholes - 6

Trent is a full-back

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