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ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

Axel Witsel: I have always liked Manchester United

The ESPN FC team respond to your questions in regards to Manchester United's jumbled formation and Southampton's success in the Premier League and give their predictions for the Super Bowl.
Axel Witsel starred for Belgium at the 2014 World Cup.

Zenit St Petersburg midfielder Axel Witsel has admitted to his admiration for Manchester United.

Witsel, speaking to Bleacher Report, has said he could one day play in the Premier League, but is not currently seeking a move.


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The Belgium international, who signed for Zenit from Benfica in 2012, said: "I have always liked Manchester United from when I was young.

"I want to play in one of the top clubs in Europe one day. It's true that I like the Premier League, because it is one of the best leagues...

All Russian Premier League clubs ask players to take pay cuts as ruble falls

MOSCOW -- Russian Premier League clubs will ask their players to accept pay cuts in response to a sharp fall in the value of the ruble.

All 16 top-flight clubs agreed to ask players to accept revised deals pegged to a fixed exchange rate that is significantly lower than the current rate, according to documents released by the league.

That would effectively mean pay cuts of more than 20 percent for most of the league's senior players.

The ruble has lost almost half of its value against the dollar...

 By Kevin Palmer

Tottenham: Andre Villas-Boas 'tried to rewrite history' with his comments

Andre Villas-Boas left Tottenham in December last year.

Tottenham Hotspur have dismissed claims made by former head coach Andre Villas-Boas that he was denied the chance to sign the players he wanted during his time at the club.

Villas-Boas spoke of "promises that were not kept" during his spell at Spurs in an interview with Portuguese TV channel TVI, while accusing the North London side of failing to recruit the transfer targets he had identified.

in comments directed at Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy and sporting director Franco Baldini, the current...

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Andre Villas-Boas: Returning to England is not in my plans

Andre Villas-Boas hinted that Tottenham director of football Franco Baldini is set to leave the club in the near future. 

Zenit St Petersburg boss Andre Villas-Boas has revealed that Liverpool approached him before he took over as Tottenham head coach in 2012, but says he has no plans to return to the Premier League.

Exactly one year since the end of his 18-month tenure at Spurs, the former Chelsea manager -- who lasted only nine months at Stamford Bridge...

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Dec 10, 2014

Villas Boas rues Zenit mistakes

AS Monaco defeated Zenit St Petersburg 2-0 on Tuesday to win Champions League Group C and qualify for the last 16 of the competition for the first time in nine years.


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