Sunday, December 31, 2017

Wrighty: Liverpool ace Salah just like Messi

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Wrighty: Liverpool ace Salah just like Messi
Wrighty: Liverpool ace Salah just like Messi

Arsenal legend Ian Wright has likened Liverpool striker Mohamed Salah to Barcelona star Leo Messi.

Salah struck twice for Liverpool in victory over Leicester City on Saturday.

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Saturday, December 30, 2017

Friday, December 29, 2017

​Brighton transfer business will be 'minimal' – Hughton

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​Brighton transfer business will be 'minimal' – Hughton
​Brighton transfer business will be 'minimal' – Hughton

Brighton & Hove Albion manager Chris Hughton does not expect his side to be very active during the upcoming January transfer window.

Brighton were expected to spend freely this January in order to consolidate their strong start to the season but Hughton has now gone on to dismiss claims that the Seagulls will be spending heavily during the upcoming transfer window.

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Thursday, December 28, 2017

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Liverpool fans love what Roberto Firmino did when he scored his second in Reds' 5-0 demolition of Swansea

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Liverpool fans love what Roberto Firmino did when he scored his second in Reds' 5-0 demolition of Swansea
Liverpool fans love what Roberto Firmino did when he scored his second in Reds' 5-0 demolition of Swansea
The Brazilian netted his eighth and ninth of the season as the Reds battered the Premier League strugglers at Anfield

Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Monday, December 25, 2017

Sunday, December 24, 2017

Nick Bidwell’s Notes from Germany: Revived Bayern look unstoppable as the Autumn Champions

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Nick Bidwell’s Notes from Germany: Revived Bayern look unstoppable as the Autumn Champions

The champions go into the winter break 11 points clear of the Bundesliga's chasing pack

Timo Baumgartl of Stuttgart and Corentin Tolisso of Bayern Muenchen battle for the ball during the Bundesliga match between VfB Stuttgart and FC Bayern Muenchen at Mercedes-Benz Arena on December 16, 2017 in Stuttgart, Germany. (Photo: TF-Images/TF-Images via Getty Images)The champions go into the winter break 11 points clear of the Bundesliga's chasing pack

Saturday, December 23, 2017

Zidane: Real Madrid fans key against Barcelona

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Zidane: Real Madrid fans key against Barcelona
Zidane: Real Madrid fans key against Barcelona

Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has called on fans to play their today against Barcelona.

Zidane spoke on Friday about how important the Real Madrid faithful will be and of how they'll be needed in order to make home advantage count.

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Friday, December 22, 2017

Bristol City defender reveals Jose Mourinho entered their dressing room after Manchester United's Carabao Cup exit

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Bristol City defender reveals Jose Mourinho entered their dressing room after Manchester United's Carabao Cup exit
Bristol City defender reveals Jose Mourinho entered their dressing room after Manchester United's Carabao Cup exit
The Red Devils boss was involved in a spat with the Manchester City team for doing the same thing at Old Trafford

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Alexis Sanchez ready to stick with Arsenal and quit for nowt

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Alexis Sanchez ready to stick with Arsenal and quit for nowt
Alexis Sanchez ready to stick with Arsenal and quit for nowt

Arsenal contract rebel Alexis Sanchez is ready to run down his deal to the end of the season.

The Mirror says the Chile international is heading for Manchester City in a deal worth 400,000-a-week.

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Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

TALKING TACTICS: Moyes revitalised at West Ham; Man City, Guardiola display frightening versatility; Ox justifying Liverpool price;

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TALKING TACTICS: Moyes revitalised at West Ham; Man City, Guardiola display frightening versatility; Ox justifying Liverpool price;
TALKING TACTICS: Moyes revitalised at West Ham; Man City, Guardiola display frightening versatility; Ox justifying Liverpool price;

Manchester City's simple 4-1 victory over Tottenham Hotspur was one of their most impressive of the season to date, not because it was a record-breaking 16th in succession, but because they showed a totally different side of themselves. City's counter-attacking football and longer passes were evidence that Pep Guardiola can win in a variety of different ways.

On a weekend of few surprises, Stoke City's 3-0 defeat to West Ham United left Mark Hughes on the brink, and Huddersfield Town scored four away goals at Watford to lift them six points clear of the drop zone.

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Monday, December 18, 2017

Liverpool fans absolutely loved what Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain did for Philippe Coutinho after win over Bournemouth

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Liverpool fans absolutely loved what Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain did for Philippe Coutinho after win over Bournemouth
Liverpool fans absolutely loved what Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain did for Philippe Coutinho after win over Bournemouth
The England man stepped in when he sensed that things were getting awkward for his teammate during a live TV interview

Saturday, December 16, 2017

WATCH: Bouncing Man City players fire 'bus' wind-up at Man Utd rivals

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WATCH: Bouncing Man City players fire 'bus' wind-up at Man Utd rivals
WATCH: Bouncing Man City players fire 'bus' wind-up at Man Utd rivals

Manchester City players taunted their Manchester United rivals after thrashing Tottenham last night.

Pep Guardiola's men continued their unbeaten run by putting Mauricio Pochettino's side to the sword and finishing the game 4-1 victors following a solid display.

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Real Madrid coach Zidane: We must improve for Gremio

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Real Madrid coach Zidane: We must improve for Gremio
Real Madrid coach Zidane: We must improve for Gremio

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane expects his players to be at their best for the Club World Cup final against Gremio.

Zidane admitted that his team would have to up their game if they wanted to overcome Gremio in Saturday's final.

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Friday, December 15, 2017

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Nick Bidwell’s Notes from Germany: Dortmund turn to Stoger as Bosz replacement

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Nick Bidwell’s Notes from Germany: Dortmund turn to Stoger as Bosz replacement

Former Cologne boss was the surprise choice to replace Dutchman Bosz

Manager Peter Stoeger is presented as the new head coach of Dortmund during the press conference at Signal Iduna Park on December 10, 2017 in Dortmund, Germany. (Photo: Alexandre Simoes/Borussia Dortmund/Getty Images)Former Cologne boss was the surprise choice to replace Dutchman Bosz

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

EXCLUSIVE: Newcastle's Lazaar reveals most impressive Italian opponent since joining Benevento

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EXCLUSIVE: Newcastle's Lazaar reveals most impressive Italian opponent since joining Benevento
EXCLUSIVE: Newcastle's Lazaar reveals most impressive Italian opponent since joining Benevento

On-loan Benevento left-back Achraf Lazaar has revealed to Tribalfootball who he believes is the best footballing side in Serie A.

The Morocco international, who joined the Stregoni on a season-long loan from Newcastle, has managed nine appearances this season for the bottom-placed club.

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Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Mourinho shove sparked Manchester melee as he declared: Show some f***ing respect!

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Mourinho shove sparked Manchester melee as he declared: Show some f***ing respect!
Mourinho shove sparked Manchester melee as he declared: Show some f***ing respect!

There's claims from Spain of punches being thrown during the great derby melee between Manchester City and Manchester United players on Sunday.

Sport says both playing and coaching staff clashed after City's raucous celebrations following their 2-1 win at Old Trafford.

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Monday, December 11, 2017

​Crystal Palace boss Hodgson gives verdict on Zaha 'dive'

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​Crystal Palace boss Hodgson gives verdict on Zaha 'dive'
​Crystal Palace boss Hodgson gives verdict on Zaha 'dive'

Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson has categorically stated that Wilfried Zaha does not dive.

Zaha earned a late penalty during Crystal Palace's 2-2 draw against Bournemouth on Saturday but it looked like the winger hit the ground under minimal contact from Charlie Daniels' challenge.

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Saturday, December 9, 2017

Fenerbahce striker Vincent Janssen: My Spurs future?

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Fenerbahce striker Vincent Janssen: My Spurs future?
Fenerbahce striker Vincent Janssen: My Spurs future?

Tottenham striker Vincent Janssen admits no decision has been made about his future.

Currently on-loan at Fenerbahce, the Dutchman says nothing has been decided about where he will be next season.

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REVEALED: Jack Wilshere yet to hear from Arsenal about new contract

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REVEALED: Jack Wilshere yet to hear from Arsenal about new contract
REVEALED: Jack Wilshere yet to hear from Arsenal about new contract

Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere is still to hear from the club about a new deal.

The Daily Mail says Wilshere is set to enter the final six months of his Arsenal contract without the offer of an extension.

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Friday, December 8, 2017

Man Utd face Juventus competition for Lucas Gomes; considers fellow Swedish trialist Rines Arifi

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Man Utd face Juventus competition for Lucas Gomes; considers fellow Swedish trialist Rines Arifi
Man Utd face Juventus competition for Lucas Gomes; considers fellow Swedish trialist Rines Arifi

Manchester United must move quickly to close a deal for Malmo FF whizkid Lucas Gomes.

The 14 year-old had successful trials with United last month and is expected to sign for the English giants in January.

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Thursday, December 7, 2017

Nick Bidwell’s Notes from Germany: Nagelsmann’s stock in still high despite Hoffenheim’s struggles

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Nick Bidwell’s Notes from Germany: Nagelsmann’s stock in still high despite Hoffenheim’s struggles

The Golden Boy of German coaching is still tipped for a top Bundesliga job

Julian Nagelsmann HoffenheimHoffenheim coach Julian Nagelsmann has made an impressive start to his coaching career. The Golden Boy of German coaching is still tipped for a top Bundesliga job

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Paddy Agnew’s Notes from Italy: Benevento’s sorcerers add to Milan’s misery

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Paddy Agnew’s Notes from Italy: Benevento’s sorcerers add to Milan’s misery
Alberto Brignoli of Benevento scores against Milan during the Serie A match at Stadio Ciro Vigorito on December 03, 2017 in Benevento, Italy (Photo: Paolo Manzo/NurPhoto via Getty Images)Astonishing last-second equaliser from bottom club's keeper denies a win for new Milan coach Gattuso

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Man Utd choose to sell Blind - though he's yet to be told

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Man Utd choose to sell Blind - though he's yet to be told
Man Utd choose to sell Blind - though he's yet to be told

Manchester United are ready to sell Daley Blind.

De Telegraaf says Blind has no future at United, though management will trigger a 12-month option in his current deal.

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Monday, December 4, 2017

Neymar threatened by Ligue 1 rival he accused of diving - "When you dance in front of me, I want to hurt you!"

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Neymar threatened by Ligue 1 rival he accused of diving - "When you dance in front of me, I want to hurt you!"
Neymar threatened by Ligue 1 rival he accused of diving - "When you dance in front of me, I want to hurt you!"
The Brazilian clashed with Dimitri Lienar during Paris Saint-Germain's first league defeat of the season

Sunday, December 3, 2017

Paddy Agnew’s Notes from Italy: Napoli and Juventus meet in battle of Serie A’s best

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Paddy Agnew’s Notes from Italy: Napoli and Juventus meet in battle of Serie A’s best

Showdown at the San Paolo could be a night to remember

Jose Maria Callejon, Lorenzo Insigne and Dries Mertens of Napoli celebrate a goal. (Photo: Matteo Ciambelli/NurPhoto via Getty Images)Showdown at the San Paolo could be a night to remember

Saturday, December 2, 2017

Barcelona chief Robert meets with agents for Gremio midfielder Arthur Melo

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Barcelona chief Robert meets with agents for Gremio midfielder Arthur Melo
Barcelona chief Robert meets with agents for Gremio midfielder Arthur Melo

Barcelona are in contact with Gremio midfielder Arthur Melo.

Sport says sporting director Robert Fernandez did not only watch the 21-year-old live this week, but he also spoke to his representatives to learn first hand how the player sees his future.

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Friday, December 1, 2017

Best and worst potential World Cup groups for England with Three Lions in Pot Two for Friday's draw in Russia

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Best and worst potential World Cup groups for England with Three Lions in Pot Two for Friday's draw in Russia
Best and worst potential World Cup groups for England with Three Lions in Pot Two for Friday's draw in Russia
The Three Lions could be drawn with reigning champions Germany, Brazil or France at next summer's showpiece

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Tim Vickery’s Notes from South America: Tim Vickery’s Notes from South America: Lanus pin their Libertadores hopes on Messi’s former team-mate

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Tim Vickery’s Notes from South America: Tim Vickery’s Notes from South America: Lanus pin their Libertadores hopes on Messi’s former team-mate

Little winger Acosta could play a big role in the second leg against Gremio

Lautaro Acosta of Lanus celebrates after scoring a penalty during the second leg match between Lanus and San Lorenzo as part of the quarter finals of Copa Libertadores 2017 at Ciudad de Lanus Stadium in Lanus, Argentina. (Photo: Marcelo Endelli/Getty Images)The little winger could play a big role in the second leg against Gremio

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

'I was surprised': Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho explains his bewildered reaction to Ashley Young's brilliant free-kick

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'I was surprised': Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho explains his bewildered reaction to Ashley Young's brilliant free-kick
'I was surprised': Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho explains his bewildered reaction to Ashley Young's brilliant free-kick
Mourinho was captured by TV cameras looking positively befuddled after Young's second goal, a sumptuous free-kick

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Monday, November 27, 2017

Sunday, November 26, 2017

Saturday, November 25, 2017

Nick Bidwell’s Notes from Germany: Dortmund facing crisis over Aubameyang

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Nick Bidwell’s Notes from Germany: Dortmund facing crisis over Aubameyang

Striker is in the throes of a slow-motion departure from the Westfalenstadion

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Borussia Dortmund (Photo: Sam Bagnall - AMA/Getty Images)Striker is in the throes of a slow-motion departure from the Westfalenstadion

Friday, November 24, 2017

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Kurt Zouma keen to make Stoke set-piece specialists

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Kurt Zouma keen to make Stoke set-piece specialists
Kurt Zouma keen to make Stoke set-piece specialists

Stoke City defender Kurt Zouma has expressed his desire to see his side specialize in scoring through set-pieces.

Zouma found the back of the net through a strong header during Stoke's 2-2 draw against Brighton on Monday night and following the clash, the defender stated that he wants the Potters to remain masters in set-piece goals, having managed six of their 15 strikes from dead ball situations.

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Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Dujon Sterling thrilled with new Chelsea contract: Over the moon!

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Dujon Sterling thrilled with new Chelsea contract: Over the moon!
Dujon Sterling thrilled with new Chelsea contract: Over the moon!

Dujon Sterling has penned new terms with Chelsea.

The powerful wing-back has been training with the first team in the absence of injured teammate Victor Moses and made his debut in the Carabao Cup win over Nottingham Forest.

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Tuesday, November 21, 2017

'Tony Pulis, your football is s***': West Brom PLAYERS join fan chants for boss to be sacked

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'Tony Pulis, your football is s***': West Brom PLAYERS join fan chants for boss to be sacked
'Tony Pulis, your football is s***': West Brom PLAYERS join fan chants for boss to be sacked
Pulis was axed on Monday morning with West Brom sitting just a point above the Premier League drop zone - and now the club want Sam Allardyce to save them

Monday, November 20, 2017

Nick Bidwell’s Notes from Germany: Halstenberg adds to national team options after impressive debut

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Nick Bidwell’s Notes from Germany: Halstenberg adds to national team options after impressive debut

RB Leipzig full-back boosted his growing reputation with solid Wembley performance

Marcel Halstenberg of Germany gestures during the international friendly against England at Wembley Stadium on November 10, 2017. (Photo: TF-Images/TF-Images via Getty Images)RB Leipzig full-back boosted his growing reputation with solid Wembley performance

Sunday, November 19, 2017

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Friday, November 17, 2017

Manchester United player ratings from the season so far as Red Devils bid to keep pace with leaders City

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Manchester United player ratings from the season so far as Red Devils bid to keep pace with leaders City
Manchester United player ratings from the season so far as Red Devils bid to keep pace with leaders City
The Red Devils started the new season in stunning form but have already fallen eight points behind their fierce rivals

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Everton News: Unsworth stays in charge; Niasse says 'street footballer Tevez inspired me'

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Everton News: Unsworth stays in charge; Niasse says 'street footballer Tevez inspired me'
Everton News: Unsworth stays in charge; Niasse says 'street footballer Tevez inspired me'

David Unsworth is set to continue as Everton caretaker manager.

He stays in charge for the visit to Crystal Palace on Saturday after Sam Allardyce ruled himself out of the running.

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Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Man Utd whiz Pereira open to longer Valencia stay; welcomes Scholes comparison

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Man Utd whiz Pereira open to longer Valencia stay; welcomes Scholes comparison
Man Utd whiz Pereira open to longer Valencia stay; welcomes Scholes comparison

Manchester United midfielder Andreas Pereira says he's open to staying with Valencia beyond this season.

Pereira is on-loan at Valencia this campaign, but is not ruling sticking around for longer.

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Monday, November 13, 2017

Tim Vickery’s Notes from South America: Brazil find their stride under Tite

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Tim Vickery’s Notes from South America: Brazil find their stride under Tite

Brazil coach faces his first European opposition in England at Wembley on Tuesday night

Brazil coach faces his first European opposition in England at Wembley on Tuesday night

Sunday, November 12, 2017

Friday, November 10, 2017

Brian Glanville: The only way to stop football-related brain damage is to ban heading from the gam

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Brian Glanville: The only way to stop football-related brain damage is to ban heading from the gam

One way or another, heading is here to stay

Jeff AstleWBA's Jeff Astle (white shirt) outjumps Man City keeper Joe Corrigan in the 1970 League Cup final. One way or another, heading is here to stay

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Guidetti insists Lindelof 'will be fantastic for Man Utd and one of best in world'

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Guidetti insists Lindelof 'will be fantastic for Man Utd and one of best in world'
Guidetti insists Lindelof 'will be fantastic for Man Utd and one of best in world'

Former Manchester City striker John Guidetti has jumped to the defence of Victor Lindelof.

Lindelof has battled to impress at Manchester United since his summer arrival from Benfica.

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Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Tim Vickery’s Notes from South America: Peru prepare to face New Zealand without talisman after drugs suspension

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Tim Vickery’s Notes from South America: Peru prepare to face New Zealand without talisman after drugs suspension

The South Americans must play the World Cup play-off without suspended striker Paolo Guerrero

Paolo Guerrero of Peru in action during 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualification match between Peru and Uruguay at National Stadium in Lima, Peru. (Photo: Sebastian Castaneda/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)The South Americans must play the World Cup play-off without suspended striker Paolo Guerrero

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Michael Emenalo & Chelsea exit: Why West Ham, Newcastle must be on phone today

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Michael Emenalo & Chelsea exit: Why West Ham, Newcastle must be on phone today
Michael Emenalo & Chelsea exit: Why West Ham, Newcastle must be on phone today

COMMENT: Don't let him go. Lock him in a room. Take away his passport. Whatever you do, don't let Michael Emenalo quit English football.

Emenalo is now in play. The kid from Aba. Of Eintracht Trier and Notts County. The man who beat Michel Platini's Financial Fair Play laws. Who smashed a system set up to protect football's old money. He's now on the open market. Clubs are already circling. He just can't be lost to English football.

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Thursday, November 2, 2017

Brian Glanville: A glorious win for England’s kids but what is their future?

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Brian Glanville: A glorious win for England’s kids but what is their future?

English clubs have form for identifying but not promoting teenage talent

England lift the trophy after the FIFA U-17 World Cup Final win against Spain at Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan in Kolkata, India. (Photo:Jan Kruger - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images)English clubs have form for identifying but not promoting teenage talent

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo claims Tottenham didn't deserve to beat Real Madrid at Wembley as galacticos' poor run continues

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Cristiano Ronaldo claims Tottenham didn't deserve to beat Real Madrid at Wembley as galacticos' poor run continues
Cristiano Ronaldo claims Tottenham didn't deserve to beat Real Madrid at Wembley as galacticos' poor run continues
Ronaldo found the net at Wembley but only after Spurs has raced into a three-goal lead through a Dele Alli double and Christian Eriksen

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger: This squad my most united ever

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Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger: This squad my most united ever
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger: This squad my most united ever

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger rates the current squad the most united in his time in charge.

Wenger is delighted with the spirit at London Colney this season.

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Reiss Nelson reveals he very nearly signed for Tottenham - but one thing convinced the wonderkid to join Arsenal

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Reiss Nelson reveals he very nearly signed for Tottenham - but one thing convinced the wonderkid to join Arsenal
Reiss Nelson reveals he very nearly signed for Tottenham - but one thing convinced the wonderkid to join Arsenal
The 17-year-old starlet has come on leaps and bounds in the five appearances he has made this season