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He has passed his medical, apparently. Small, dynamic player to add some energy to United's midfield. Only 134 league appearances to his name so far, so the five year contract won't see him too leggy before he leaves. Will be the 7th Brazilian to join us.
Thoughts are with the families of the 39 victims of the Heysel stadium disaster. 32 Italians, 4 Belgians, 2 French and 1 Northern Irish who went to a football match and didn't return. RIP to the 39. Rocco Acerra Bruno Balli Alfons Bos Giancarlo Bruschera Andrea Casula Giovanni Casula Nino Cerullo Willy Chielens Giuseppina Conti Dirk Daenecky Dionisio Fabbro Jacques François Eugenio Gagliano Francesco Galli Giancarlo Gonnelli Alberto Guarini Giovacchino Landini Roberto Lorentini Barbara Lusci Franco Martelli Loris Messore Gianni Mastrolaco Sergio Bastino Mazzino Luciano Rocco Papaluca Luigi Pidone Bento Pistolato Patrick Radcliffe Domenico Ragazzi Antonio Ragnanese Claude Robert Mario Ronchi Domenico Russo Tarcisio Salvi Gianfranco Sarto Giuseppe Spalaore Mario Spanu Tarcisio Venturin Jean Michel Walla Claudio Zavaroni It shouldn't have taken sacrifices like theirs to finally get those in charge to work to provide an environment truly safe enough to take your children to, but it did. Never forgotten. RIP the 39.
Football. Bloody hell. A record-breaking season in which all three promoted sides stayed up and Man City owned the PL despite losing three times to an Egyptian inspired Liverpool and at home to a Man Utd side pilloried by their former players yet finished 2nd on over 80 points for the first time since the days of Alex Ferguson. Man City - 1st It's impossible not to be impressed at the performance of Guardiola's team this season. Sure they have spent a fortune, but they've been doing that for years now and haven't come close to this kind of dominance. 100 points is ludicrous in such a competitive league and I find it hard to imagine they can replicate it again. But that first half of the season in which they won 18 and drew 1 (at home to a shite Everton of all teams) was unprecedented. And even though the second half of the season saw them dumped out of two trophies and lose to both Man Utd and Liverpool, they still took 45 points. Not too shabby. As a one-off season, it's certainly the greatest in the history of the English top flight. Can they now win it again and again and claim to be one of the great teams? Man Utd - 2nd I'm no fan of Jose Mourinho, but he gets results. He will divide fans at Man Utd, but he won two trophies last season and is on course for another this time out as well. A 2nd place finish and an 81 point haul are what he will bring. His detractors will say he's been overtaken by the new attacking managers, but yet he still gets results. And those people should remember that Man Utd started this season with back to back 4-0 wins and a real attacking flair. Lukaku was the perfect signing too. They struggled against the lower teams last season, but in Lukaku they more than solved that problem. I tipped them for the title this season, mainly due to the money spent and that Mourinho tends to win titles in his second seasons. They may not have managed it, but with City on the form they were, that's no surprise. Tottenham...
Thank fuck its over,back to the drawing board i guess