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Luis Suarez takes part in a Liverpool training session yesterday

Jose Reina: Luis Suarez ban absurd, unfair and shows English hypocrisy

The Liverpool goalkeeper Jose Reina has criticised Luis Suarez's 10-match ban for biting as "absurd, out of proportion and unfair".

Branislav Ivanovic reacts after being bitten by Luis Suarez

Luis Suarez's first bite victim Otman Bakkal: I don't know what to say

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A screen grab of Luis Suarez biting Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic

Luis Suarez bite: Striker apologises for biting Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic

The incident occurred during the 2-2 draw at Anfield

Christian Eriksen

Ajax deny Liverpool have agreed deal to sign midfielder Christian Eriksen

The Reds have been strongly linked with the young Denmark international

Christian Eriksen

Tottenham and Liverpool to battle for Ajax playmaker Christian Eriksen

The Premier League sides have been sending scouts to watch the £14m rated player “almost every week”

McClaren won the title with Twente in 2010

Steve McClaren quits FC Twente again

Former England manager steps down after poor run of results

From success and redemption abroad to disappointment: Steve McClaren leaves Twente

McClaren led Dutch club to the league title for the first time in their history in 2010

Steve McClaren

Steve McClaren leaves FC Twente following poor run

Former England manager ends second stint at Dutch club

Fernando Torres

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England boss Roy Hodgson insists he has plenty of reasons to be cheerful

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Leon Angel was found guilty of two breaches of the regulations

Jozy Altidore in action for AZ Alkmaar against FC Den Bosch

'Pray for them': US international Jozy Altidore suffers racist abuse in Dutch Cup game

American praised for dignified and eloquent response to racial abuse

Jonathan de Guzman netted a second half double as Swansea warmed up for their midweek cup date against Chelsea

Swansea midfielder Jonathan de Guzman called up for Netherlands friendly

Midfielder rewarded for recent displays

Roberto Mancini has yet to match the demands of Europe

James Lawton: Roberto Mancini's care-worn face shows Premier League's fading European credibility

Manchester City stumbled into the eye of a storm substantially of their own creation against Ajax last night

Edgar Davids

From Barcelona to Barnet: Edgar Davids joins worst team in the Football League in order to 'help English football'

Edgar Davids, the former Ajax, Juventus and Barcelona midfielder had declared he has taken the managerial post at Barnet to "help English football".

<b>John Guidetti</b><br/> Manchester City striker Guidetti's hopes of reproducing his fine form this season whilst on-loan at Dutch giants Feyenoord have been dashed after a muscle injury ruled him out. Guidetti scored 20 league for the Rotterdam side, including an incredible run of three hat-tricks in just four matches. Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Johan Elmander are expected to lead the Swedish attack.

Manchester City striker John Guidetti keeping options beyond Feyenoord open

John Guidetti's agent has said the Manchester City striker could return to Feyenoord for the new season but admitted there are other clubs interested in his client.

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