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Man City better under Pep Guardiola - Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers

ESPN FC's Shaka Hislop and Mark Donaldson pick who will win on Tuesday in the Champions League.

GLASGOW -- Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers believes he will face a Manchester City side that is already better than any he came up against during his three years at Liverpool.

Rodgers didn't lose any of his three games against City at Anfield and almost guided the Reds to the Premier League title in 2014 after beating Manuel Pellegrini's side in the final weeks of the season.

Liverpool were ultimately pipped to the title by City and Rodgers was sacked 17 months later before taking over Celtic at the...

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Arsenal's Theo Walcott ready to prove himself after Arsene Wenger meeting

Arsene Wenger believes Theo Walcott is a completely different player now that he's found his form in the Premier League.
Arsenal legends and current players have had their say on Arsene Wenger, and they had nothing but praise for the Frenchman.
Former Arsenal vice president David Dein reflects on the first time he met Arsene Wenger in 1989.
Laurent Koscielny admits he and his teammates want to repay Arsene Wenger's work at the club by winning titles.
Arsene Wenger reveals Arsenal's Francis Coquelin may have suffered a long-term injury against Chelsea.

Theo Walcott has said that a meeting with Arsene Wenger over the summer has renewed his focus to succeed with Arsenal.

Walcott struggled to break back into the Arsenal team on a regular basis after returning from injury last season but he has taken his chance so far this campaign, starting all six Premier League games.

"Me and the manager sat down [in the summer] and I've just looked at myself," Walcott is quoted by the Guardian as saying. "There's no point dwelling on the past -- that's what I'm...

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Gerardo Martino named to coach MLS expansion side Atlanta United

Watch Philadelphia Union's Maurice Edu take on Dan Thomas at FIFA 17 with Charlie Davies and Alejandro Bedoya providing commentary.
In his last job as a national team coach, Gerardo Martino led Paraguay to the 2010 World Cup quarterfinals and a runners-up finish at the 2011 Copa America.
Tata Martino will coach MLS expansion side Atlanta United.

Former Barcelona and Argentina coach Gerardo "Tata" Martino was named to coach Major League Soccer expansion side Atlanta United on Tuesday.

Atlanta's hiring of Martino, first reported by Telemundo, comes as the team prepares for its inaugural MLS season in 2017.

"We are delighted that a manager of Gerardo's caliber and pedigree will be leading our team into our inaugural season," Atlanta United president Darren Eales said."His deep experience and success at both the club and international levels...

Premier League clubs target action on 'out of control' player agents

Premier League clubs want to stop agents negatively impacting on football.

Premier League clubs are to establish new regulations to curb agents targeting players as young as eight which they fear is making it harder to develop new talent and uncover another Wayne Rooney or Gareth Bale.

Football Association rules state that a player has to be aged 16 to sign with an agent but Southampton director of football and former FA director of football Les Reed told ESPN FC many are getting around them by forming relationships with their parents through financial and other inducements.


 By Ben Gladwell

Roma's Francesco Totti: I came 'very close' to Real Madrid transfer

AS Roma captain Francesco Totti turns 40 years old, ESPN FC's Gab Marcotti reflects on his journey thus far at the eternal city.
Luciano Spalletti praises the effort of 39-year-old forward Francesco Totti after the Italian legend scored his 250th Serie A goal.

Francesco Totti has revealed further details about how close he actually was to joining Real Madrid in 2003, saying that a combination of family, friends and the love of Rome saw him remain in the Eternal City.

Speaking on his 40th birthday on Tuesday, Totti said he had come "very close" to moving to the Spanish side, but the Roma captain added that he does not regret for a minute turning down the opportunity.

"I was about to go there in 2003, even if it's not true that I was in Spain," Totti told...

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Barcelona's Andres Iniesta is the world's best player - Cesar Luis Menotti

Barcelona head coach Luis Enrique asserted that their win over Sporting Gijon was not as easy as the dominant result seems.

Former Barcelona coach Cesar Luis Menotti believes Andres Iniesta is the best player in the world, while he claims Lionel Messi would not have the talent he does today had he come through the ranks at Real Madrid.

While Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have long battled it out for the tag of the greatest player in modern football, Menotti, who managed Barca between 1983 and 1984, feels Iniesta is more deserving of that title.

"There are some players who we don't talk about how good they are," Menotti...