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Best answer to the Messi vs Ronaldo debate by Mesut Ozil!
When asked about who is better, Ozil had one simple word - FLAMINI! Boom
October 4 is the birthday of footballers Tomas Rosicky (36 today) and Mauro Camoranesi (40 today).
The former Barcelona midfielder has surprised a lot of people with his claims, and he said "Cristiano has the numbers to win this year's Ballon d'Or, having won the Champions League and the Euros, but I also think that it'll be very competitive, because Messi will be there, of course."
United's squad cost a whooping £628m which dwarfs Liverpool's squad which 'only' cost £310m
The 5 time Ballon D'or winner is back in training after injury, and has started running. Reports say that he will be ready by October 19th, when Barcelona face Manchester City in the Champions League.
Marko Van Ginkel is set to join PSV permanently in January. The on loan Chelsea midfielder wants to make the move to Holland permanent, and that is agreeable to all parties involved.
Jose Mourinho wants to trim his squad, and will look to get rid of three players in the January transfer window : Memphis Depay, Bastian Schweinsteiger, and Matteo Darmian.
The French Manager wants to bring in Marco Reus to replace Mesut Ozil if the Arsenal man does not accept a new contract. Ozil's deal runs out in 2018, and if a new contract is not signed soon, Wenger is ready to dispose of Ozil and replace him with his compatriot Reus.
According to latest reports, Manchester United have sent scouts and are very keen on acquiring the services of 19-year-old Genk winger Leon Bailey.
Ferreras worked as director of communications at Real Madrid, and he said about Perez "If you lay the foundations of a Florentino Perez political party, I probably would not vote for him. Florentino is not in Madrid to take commissions from signings, he is an unusual character in football."
The Bayern striker has spoken about his admiration of Liverpool manager Klopp, and has said “Under Klopp I think they will be fighting for the title this season. Pep and Manchester City will not make it easy for anybody to win the title, but Liverpool have a real chance."
The Juventus engine was out with an ACL injury earlier in the year, but he has resumed training and closing in on a return to first team action. He spoke about his recovery, and said "I feel in very good shape, I've been working hard all summer to recover in the best way possible and now this is the best part. I've re-joined my team-mates, resumed training with the ball and I can sense that the moment of my return is getting even nearer."