Monday, February 19, 2018

When it comes to diving, Dele Alli has form | Brian Glanville

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When it comes to diving, Dele Alli has form | Brian Glanville

Tottenham midfielder is the worst offender in a growing tendency

When it comes to diving, Dele Alli has formAntonio Valencia of Manchester United brings down Dele Alli of Tottenham Hotspur in the penalty area during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United at Wembley Stadium on January 31, 2018 in London. (Photo: Marc Atkins/Offside/Getty Images)Tottenham midfielder is the worst offender in a growing tendency

Sunday, February 18, 2018

£100m plus Bale for Hazard - Sunday's gossip

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£100m plus Bale for Hazard - Sunday's gossip
£100m plus Bale for Hazard - Sunday's gossip
Real Madrid to offer Bale plus £100m for Hazard, Dortmund's desire to sign Batshuayi could give Chelsea chance to bring in Pulisic, plus more.

Saturday, February 17, 2018

Barcelona coach Valverde: Messi fully committed despite World Cup

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Barcelona coach Valverde: Messi fully committed despite World Cup
Barcelona coach Valverde: Messi fully committed despite World Cup

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde has assured fans over Lionel Messi's commitment.

Argentine federation chief Claudio Tapia claimed that he had spoken with Messi about not playing as much for Barcelona so as to be fresher for the World Cup. They were comments that did not go down well in Catalonia.

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Friday, February 16, 2018

Watford striker Richarlison: Chelsea? Ask my agents...

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Watford striker Richarlison: Chelsea? Ask my agents...
Watford striker Richarlison: Chelsea? Ask my agents...

Watford striker Richarlison has hinted a big club move is on the agenda for him this summer.

Chelsea are considering a bid for the Brazil Under-20 international in the summer, but could face competition from Arsenal and Tottenham.

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Thursday, February 15, 2018

REVEALED: Man Utd senior players in brutal exchange over midfield problems

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REVEALED: Man Utd senior players in brutal exchange over midfield problems
REVEALED: Man Utd senior players in brutal exchange over midfield problems

Manchester United senior players have held crisis talks about their midfield work.

The Manchester Evening News says some players urged the midfielders to pass the ball forwards more often during a constructive conversation at the interval against Huddersfield earlier this month.

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Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Nacional fined and fans banned for 'sick' plane crash taunts

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Nacional fined and fans banned for 'sick' plane crash taunts
Nacional fined and fans banned for 'sick' plane crash taunts
Uruguayan club Nacional are fined £57,500 and their fans banned for three games after some taunted Chapecoense over the plane crash that killed 19 players and staff.

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Staggering amount of money Roberto Firmino earned by scoring and assisting in Liverpool's win over Southampton

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Staggering amount of money Roberto Firmino earned by scoring and assisting in Liverpool's win over Southampton
Staggering amount of money Roberto Firmino earned by scoring and assisting in Liverpool's win over Southampton
The Brazilian was in electric form as he opened the scoring at St Mary's before setting up Mohamed Salah

Monday, February 12, 2018

​Brighton star Izquierdo gives humble assessment of Stoke wonderstrike

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​Brighton star Izquierdo gives humble assessment of Stoke wonderstrike
​Brighton star Izquierdo gives humble assessment of Stoke wonderstrike

Jose Izquierdo believes his brilliant effort against Stoke was his best strike yet for West Bromwich Albion.

Izquierdo scored a sensational solo effort earlier against West Ham and followed it up with another remarkable strike away at Stoke.

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Sunday, February 11, 2018

Conte: Chelsea season not that bad! These players are determined

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Conte: Chelsea season not that bad! These players are determined
Conte: Chelsea season not that bad! These players are determined

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte says speculation over his future shouldn't affect his players.

Chelsea have secured just two wins in ten matches.

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Saturday, February 10, 2018

Chelsea boss Conte on Bakayoko boos: Adapting quickly not easy

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Chelsea boss Conte on Bakayoko boos: Adapting quickly not easy
Chelsea boss Conte on Bakayoko boos: Adapting quickly not easy

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte is adamant Tiemoue Bakayoko will prove his quality.

The midfielder has been hammered by fans over the past week.

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Friday, February 9, 2018

English players may be 'masters' of diving - Wenger

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English players may be 'masters' of diving - Wenger
English players may be 'masters' of diving - Wenger
English players have "learned very quickly" and may be the "masters" of diving, says Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger.

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Manchester United's Ed Woodward to be quizzed on summer spending by investors after huge Alexis Sanchez deal

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Manchester United's Ed Woodward to be quizzed on summer spending by investors after huge Alexis Sanchez deal
Manchester United's Ed Woodward to be quizzed on summer spending by investors after huge Alexis Sanchez deal
Financiers likely to ask about United’s summer plan, with Jose Mourinho intent on strengthening in defence and midfield at the end of the season

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Paddy Agnew’s Notes from Italy: Old Lady still have Serie A title in their sights

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Paddy Agnew’s Notes from Italy: Old Lady still have Serie A title in their sights

Juventus keep up the pressure on leaders Napoli with 7-0 thrashing of Sassuolo

Alex Sandro during the serie A match between Juventus and Sassuolo at Allianz Stadium on February 4, 2018 in Turin. (Photo:Daniele Badolato - Juventus FC/Juventus FC via Getty Images)Juventus keep up the pressure on leaders Napoli with 7-0 thrashing of Sassuolo

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Tim Vickery’s Notes from South America: Nacional risk Libertadores explosion for fans’ misbehaviour

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Tim Vickery’s Notes from South America: Nacional risk Libertadores explosion for fans’ misbehaviour

Uruguayan club under threat after supporters mocked Chapecoense players with tasteless airplane gestures

Uruguayan club under threat after supporters mocked Chapecoense players with tasteless airplane gestures

Monday, February 5, 2018

Liverpool line up Wilshere move - gossip

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Liverpool line up Wilshere move - gossip
Liverpool line up Wilshere move - gossip
Liverpool could move for Jack Wilshere, Man Utd monitoring Real Madrid's Mateo Kovacic, Tottenham and Arsenal target wants to leave, plus more.

Sunday, February 4, 2018

IT'S ON! Chelsea boss Conte ready to confront Mourinho at Man Utd

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IT'S ON! Chelsea boss Conte ready to confront Mourinho at Man Utd
IT'S ON! Chelsea boss Conte ready to confront Mourinho at Man Utd

Chelsea chiefs have told Antonio Conte he's free to turn up the heat on Manchester United rival Jose Mourinho.

The Mirror says Conte is still raging at Mourinho's reference to a match-fixing scandal the Italian was caught up in and cleared of when manager of Serie B side Siena in 2011.

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Saturday, February 3, 2018

Valencia confirm Pereira crocked after Roberto clash

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Valencia confirm Pereira crocked after Roberto clash
Valencia confirm Pereira crocked after Roberto clash

Manchester United midfielder Andreas Pereira is out for a month at Valencia.

Pereira will miss at least one month of action due to the injury he suffered in Thursday's Copa del Rey match at Barcelona, where Sergi Roberto planted a high boot on the young midfielder's leg.

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Friday, February 2, 2018

Brian Glanville: Pardew highlighted the problems with VAR, the “Spy in the sky”

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Brian Glanville: Pardew highlighted the problems with VAR, the “Spy in the sky”

West Brom's manager was right to air his concerns about the new system

Referee Craig Pawson consults the VAR system before awarding Liverpool a penalty during The Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Liverpool and West Bromwich Albion at Anfield on January 27, 2018. (Photo: John Powell/Liverpool FC via Getty Images)West Brom's manager was right to air his concerns about the new system

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Scotland: Gary Caldwell applies for national team head coach role

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Scotland: Gary Caldwell applies for national team head coach role
Scotland: Gary Caldwell applies for national team head coach role
Former Scotland international Gary Caldwell has applied to become the next manager of the national team.

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Premier League transfers: EVERY done deal from January 2018 transfer window

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Premier League transfers: EVERY done deal from January 2018 transfer window
Premier League transfers: EVERY done deal from January 2018 transfer window
Top-flight clubs up and down the country are looking to seal deals to help them reach their respective targets come the end of the season

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Aubameyang's Arsenal move hangs on Giroud & Batshuayi deals

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Aubameyang's Arsenal move hangs on Giroud & Batshuayi deals
Aubameyang's Arsenal move hangs on Giroud & Batshuayi deals
Arsenal's £60m move for Borussia Dortmund forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang hinges on two more transfers being agreed.

Monday, January 29, 2018

Arsenal's deadline to sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang for striker to feature in Swansea clash

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Arsenal's deadline to sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang for striker to feature in Swansea clash
Arsenal's deadline to sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang for striker to feature in Swansea clash
The Gunners are expected to launch a club record £60million bid for the Borussia Dortmund forward and sign him before transfer deadline day

Sunday, January 28, 2018

Bizarre, frustrating... correct - the day VAR drove football mad

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Bizarre, frustrating... correct - the day VAR drove football mad
Bizarre, frustrating... correct - the day VAR drove football mad
West Brom manager Alan Pardew calls the video assistant referee system "bizarre" after it dominates their 3-2 FA Cup victory at Liverpool.

Saturday, January 27, 2018

Man Utd boss Mourinho: Alexis showed class, maturity on winning debut; Way impressed me

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Man Utd boss Mourinho: Alexis showed class, maturity on winning debut; Way impressed me
Man Utd boss Mourinho: Alexis showed class, maturity on winning debut; Way impressed me

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho was delighted with their comfortable win at FA Cup opponents Yeovil Town.

Alexis Sanchez made his debut on the night and had a hand in two of the four goals. United won 4-0 at Huish Park as Marcus Rashford, Ander Herrera, Jesse Lingard and Romelu Lukaku all struck.

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Friday, January 26, 2018

'If Mourinho's the special one, my dad's the ultimate one' - Yeovil manager's son

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'If Mourinho's the special one, my dad's the ultimate one' - Yeovil manager's son
'If Mourinho's the special one, my dad's the ultimate one' - Yeovil manager's son
Yeovil boss Darren Way's son Mason says his Dad is the "ultimate one" ahead of Friday's FA Cup tie against Jose Mourinho's Manchester United.

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Alexis Sanchez meets Manchester United team-mates as he arrives for first training session since Arsenal transfer

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Alexis Sanchez meets Manchester United team-mates as he arrives for first training session since Arsenal transfer
Alexis Sanchez meets Manchester United team-mates as he arrives for first training session since Arsenal transfer
Sanchez arrived at Carrington in his flashy Bentley as he gets set for his United debut, which could come on Friday

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Done Thursday? Chelsea contracts drawn up for Dzeko, Palmieri

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Done Thursday? Chelsea contracts drawn up  for Dzeko, Palmieri
Done Thursday? Chelsea contracts drawn up for Dzeko, Palmieri

Chelsea are set to wrap up a deal for Roma striker Edin Dzeko before the weekend.

Chelsea are in advanced talks to sign Dzeko and Roma teammate Emerson Palmieri. Brazilian Palmieri has already settled terms with the Blues.

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Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Arsene Wenger claims Alexis Sanchez took Manchester United move because it's his last chance for bumper payday

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Arsene Wenger claims Alexis Sanchez took Manchester United move because it's his last chance for bumper payday
Arsene Wenger claims Alexis Sanchez took Manchester United move because it's his last chance for bumper payday
Sanchez completed his move to United on Monday evening with Henrikh Mkhitaryan heading in the other direction

Monday, January 22, 2018

Atalanta chief Marino reacts to Liverpool link for Papu Gomez

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Atalanta chief Marino reacts to Liverpool link for Papu Gomez
Atalanta chief Marino reacts to Liverpool link for Papu Gomez

Atalanta chief Umberto Marino has dismissed talk of Papu Gomez leaving for Liverpool this month.

The Argentine winger is being linked with Liverpool, but Marino says there's been no contact.

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Sunday, January 21, 2018

Harry Arter pledges future to Bournemouth: I had tough summer decision

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Harry Arter pledges future to Bournemouth: I had tough summer decision
Harry Arter pledges future to Bournemouth: I had tough summer decision

Harry Arter has pledged his commitment to Bournemouth.

The midfielder, however, admits he did consider leaving Dean Court last year.

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Saturday, January 20, 2018

What channel is Arsenal vs Crystal Palace? Live stream details, TV info, team news and more ahead of the match

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What channel is Arsenal vs Crystal Palace? Live stream details, TV info, team news and more ahead of the match
What channel is Arsenal vs Crystal Palace? Live stream details, TV info, team news and more ahead of the match
Arsene Wenger's men aim to close gap on top four against Roy Hogson's resurgent Palace

Friday, January 19, 2018

Top 10 release clauses in world football revealed - and where Cristiano Ronaldo ranks

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Top 10 release clauses in world football revealed - and where Cristiano Ronaldo ranks
Top 10 release clauses in world football revealed - and where Cristiano Ronaldo ranks
Lionel Messi may be the best-paid player - but his contract does not hold the biggest release clause

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's Arsenal move on hold as striker is included in Dortmund squad for Hertha clash

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Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's Arsenal move on hold as striker is included in Dortmund squad for Hertha clash
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's Arsenal move on hold as striker is included in Dortmund squad for Hertha clash
The Gabon striker has already agreed personal terms with the Premier League club

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

RB Leipzig must go higher to beat Man Utd, Real Madrid to Umaro Embalo deal

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RB Leipzig must go higher to beat Man Utd, Real Madrid to Umaro Embalo deal
RB Leipzig must go higher to beat Man Utd, Real Madrid to Umaro Embalo deal

Red Bull Leipzig must go higher to land Benfica whizkid Umaro Embalo.

The teen is also a target for Manchester United, Real Madrid and Barcelona this month. However, Embalo favours a move to RBL as he believes his development would be best served with the German club.

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Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Waterford determined to win All Ireland for boss Derek McGrath, says 2017 star Jamie Barron

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Waterford determined to win All Ireland for boss Derek McGrath, says 2017 star Jamie Barron
Waterford determined to win All Ireland for boss Derek McGrath, says 2017 star Jamie Barron
Barron, last year's Deise hurler of the year, played a major role in his county getting to the All-Ireland final in 2017.

Monday, January 15, 2018

Cyrille Regis: Ex-West Brom and England forward dies aged 59

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Cyrille Regis: Ex-West Brom and England forward dies aged 59
Cyrille Regis: Ex-West Brom and England forward dies aged 59
Former West Brom and England forward Cyrille Regis has died aged 59.

Sunday, January 14, 2018

DONE DEAL? Claims Man Utd and Arsenal have reached Alexis agreement

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DONE DEAL? Claims Man Utd and Arsenal have reached Alexis agreement
DONE DEAL? Claims Man Utd and Arsenal have reached Alexis agreement

There's claims of Manchester United and Arsenal agreeing terms over a fee for Alexis Sanchez.

United have stepped in to challenge Manchester City for the wantaway Chile international in the past week.

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Saturday, January 13, 2018

Spurs drop interest in Arsenal target Malcom - gossip

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Spurs drop interest in Arsenal target Malcom - gossip
Spurs drop interest in Arsenal target Malcom - gossip
Chelsea boss Conte wants Sanchez, Spurs drop interest in Arsenal target Malcom, Lionel Messi's £89m wage, Manchester United will not bid for Jamie Vardy, plus more.

Friday, January 12, 2018

'We didn't realise how big an achievement it was', Brian Kerr's European Championship winners honoured in Dublin

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'We didn't realise how big an achievement it was', Brian Kerr's European Championship winners honoured in Dublin
'We didn't realise how big an achievement it was', Brian Kerr's European Championship winners honoured in Dublin
The first nation to win both trophies in the same year, they remain Ireland’s only major trophies at international level.

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Mesut Ozil would play better at Manchester United, admits Arsenal legend Ian Wright with German set for exit

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Mesut Ozil would play better at Manchester United, admits Arsenal legend Ian Wright with German set for exit
Mesut Ozil would play better at Manchester United, admits Arsenal legend Ian Wright with German set for exit
The Arsenal midfielder is available on a free transfer at the end of the season

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Paddy Agnew’s Notes from Italy: Defeat to Atalanta exposes Roma’s soft centre

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Paddy Agnew’s Notes from Italy: Defeat to Atalanta exposes Roma’s soft centre

Roma in danger of dipping in 2018 after dropping of midfielder Nainggolan for off-field indiscretions

Atalanta players celebrating the victory at the end of the match during the serie A match between AS Roma and Atalanta BC at Stadio Olimpico on January 6, 2018 in Rome, Italy. (Photo: Matteo Ciambelli/NurPhoto via Getty Images)Roma in danger of dipping in 2018 after dropping of midfielder Nainggolan for off-field indiscretions

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Tim Vickery’s Notes from South America: Flamengo’s Rueda wanted by Chile

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Tim Vickery’s Notes from South America: Flamengo’s Rueda wanted by Chile

Colombian coach is a target for Chile after their failure to reach the World Cup

Reinaldo Rueda EcuadorColombian coach looking to rebuild his career after failing to take Chile to the World Cup

Monday, January 8, 2018

When Philippe Coutinho could make Barcelona debut after agreeing £142m move from Liverpool

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When Philippe Coutinho could make Barcelona debut after agreeing £142m move from Liverpool
When Philippe Coutinho could make Barcelona debut after agreeing £142m move from Liverpool
The Brazilian has agreed a £142m move to the Nou Camp and could play as early as this week

Sunday, January 7, 2018

Paddy Agnew’s Notes from Italy: Serie A breaks with tradition by staging holiday matches

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Paddy Agnew’s Notes from Italy: Serie A breaks with tradition by staging holiday matches

Napoli and Juventus pull away from the rest during packed Christmas programme

Mario Mandzukic of Juventus scores his goal during the TIM Cup match between Juventus and Torino FC at Allianz Stadium. (Photo: Daniele Badolato - Juventus FC/Juventus FC via Getty Images)Napoli and Juventus pull away from the rest during packed Christmas programme

Saturday, January 6, 2018

'We Won'T Sell Vidal' - Heynckes Says Chelsea Target Is Going Nowhere


The Chile international midfielder had been linked with a reunion with Antonio Conte, but the Bundesliga side are adamant that they will not sell

Bayern Munich head coach Jupp Heynckes has denied the club have received a bid from Chelsea for Arturo Vidal and has ruled out selling the player this month.

The Premier League champions have reportedly lined up a £33 million move for the Chilean in an effort to bring him to Stamford Bridge during the transfer window.

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte, who won three successive Serie A titles with Vidal at Juventus, has spoken in glowing terms of the 30-year-old in recent weeks and in December admitted: "I'd always want him with me."

Jose Mourinho: I have never been suspended for match-fixing

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Jose Mourinho: I have never been suspended for match-fixing
Jose Mourinho: I have never been suspended for match-fixing
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho continues his feud with Chelsea's Antonio Conte by saying he will never be "suspended for match-fixing".

Friday, January 5, 2018

Chelsea to sign Barkley from Everton for £15m

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Chelsea to sign Barkley from Everton for £15m
Chelsea to sign Barkley from Everton for £15m
Everton midfielder Ross Barkley is expected to have a medical at Chelsea on Friday before a £15m move to Stamford Bridge.

Thursday, January 4, 2018

Is the festive fixture list causing injuries? Plus have your say in our vote

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Is the festive fixture list causing injuries? Plus have your say in our vote
Is the festive fixture list causing injuries? Plus have your say in our vote
After Pep Guardiola warns the festive period is "killing" players, an analyst tells BBC Sport that injuries have increased by 32% in December.

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Paris Saint-Germain 'to beat Manchester United' to the signing of Lassana Diarra

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Paris Saint-Germain 'to beat Manchester United' to the signing of Lassana Diarra
Paris Saint-Germain 'to beat Manchester United' to the signing of Lassana Diarra
The Frenchman spent four years in England with Chelsea, Arsenal and Portsmouth, and had been linked with a return to the Premier League

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Liverpool want £160m from Barca for Coutinho - gossip

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Liverpool want £160m from Barca for Coutinho - gossip
Liverpool want £160m from Barca for Coutinho - gossip
Liverpool set Coutinho price, Manchester United poised to sign Ghoulam, Chelsea set to miss out on Chiellini, plus more.

Monday, January 1, 2018

Brian Glanville: Bravo to USA for tackling FIFA’s global corruption

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Brian Glanville: Bravo to USA for tackling FIFA’s global corruption

American courts have succeeded where Europeans were too scared to act

FifaAmerican courts have succeeded where Europeans were too scared to act