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Spurs Thrash Everton In Eight Goal Thriller

Tottenham Hotspur showed why manager Mauricio Pochettino is a wanted man by thrashing Everton 6-2 at Goodison Park on Sunday to close to within six points of Premier League leaders Liverpool. Spurs have had to cope with the unwanted attention of Pochettino being linked with the Manchester United job following Jose Mourinho’s sacking this week. But they showed no signs …

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Young Denies United Players Celebrated Mourinho’s Sacking

Ashley Young

Manchester United captain Ashley Young admitted the mood around Old Trafford has been instantly lifted by caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s smile, but denied there were any celebrations in the dressing room at news of Jose Mourinho’s sacking. Solskjaer was put in charge until the end of the season after Mourinho was dismissed on Tuesday with United 19 points off …

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Schmeichel Considering Director Of Football Role At United

Manchester United legend, Peter Schmeichel, insists his former club need to appoint a Director of Football to restore it to its former glory, and believes he would be the right man for the job. Jose Mourinho was sacked as the United manager on Tuesday with former player, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, appointed as the interim boss. A permanent manager will be recruited …

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Pogba Thanks Mourinho For Helping Him ‘Improve As A Person’

Paul Pogba

Manchester United midfielder, Paul Pogba has thanked former manager, Jose Mourinho, for helping him “improve as a person”. Mourinho was sacked by the club on Tuesday after a period of poor performances while there were numerous reports of a falling out between him and the French international. Their turbulent relationship was caught on camera when Pogba was informed that he …

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Wayne Rooney On Why Mourinho Sacking Was ‘Right Decision’

Wayne Rooney has had his say on a week that rocked the football club at which he made his name. Jose Mourinho got the boot after two-and-a-half seasons in charge, with interim manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer getting off to a great start with a 5-1 win over Cardiff on Saturday. Rooney, who spent 13 years at Manchester United, appeared on …

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Solskjaer Praises Buccaneering Man United Players After Stylish Win

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer praised his Manchester United players after they gave him the perfect start to his reign with a 5-1 victory at Cardiff just days after Jose Mourinho was sacked. Former United striker Solskjaer had just two days to prepare his players for his first match as caretaker manager. Marcus Rashford opened the scoring in the third minute and …

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Solskjaer Makes Instant Impact As Man United Thrash Cardiff

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer made an instant impact as Manchester United caretaker manager with Paul Pogba to the fore in a transformed performance from the final days of Jose Mourinho’s reign in a 5-1 thumping of Cardiff on Saturday. Solskjaer has been put in charge until the end of the season after Mourinho was sacked on Tuesday and could not have …

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Guardiola Stays Cool Despite Shock Manchester City Defeat

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola said he was not disappointed by his players’ effort despite suffering a surprise 3-2 home defeat to Crystal Palace on Saturday. Ilkay Gundogan opened the scoring for the home side at the Etihad but Palace hit back with goals from Jeffrey Schlupp and Andros Townsend followed by a Luka Milivojevic penalty. Substitute Kevin De Bruyne …

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Watch: Rashford Gets Solskjaer Era Underway With Swerving Free Kick

No matter the circumstances, there’s always a degree of optimism that accompanies the arrival of a new manager. Optimism isn’t a word that’s been familiar to the Manchester United faithful in recent times, but hope remains that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer can lift the cloud that hung over the club during the latter days of Jose Mourinho’s tenure. With Romelu Lukaku …

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Townsend Scores Sensational Volley To Give Palace Lead At City

Townsend

You’ll do well to find a better goal than this stunning effort from Andros Townsend that has gifted Crystal Palace the lead at Manchester City.  It looked as though it was going to be a relatively easy afternoon for City at the Etihad Stadium as Ilkay Gundogan headed in their first goal on the 27th minute after Pep Guardiola’s side …

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Paul Scholes: Pochettino Is The Right Man For United

Manchester United legend, Paul Scholes, believes that Mauricio Pochettino should be the next manager of the club and says that they must do everything they can to lure him away from Tottenham. The Argentine has been consistently linked with the vacant post since Jose Mourinho was sacked last Tuesday. Former player, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has been named as the interim manager …

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Watch: Sublime Pass From Ozil Helps Arsenal To Half-Time Lead

Ozil Arsenal

Arsenal are leading at half-time for the first time this season after Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang strike in the 13th minute against Burnley. It was a neat finish from the 29-year-old past Joe Hart but Mesult Ozil is the player receiving all the plaudits after his sensational curling pass set up the effort. There was much speculation about the German’s future at the …

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Benitez Watched Father Ted & Dad’s Army To Improve English

Rafa Benitez

Newcastle manager, Rafa Benitez, has revealed that he relied on various sitcoms and the music of ‘The Beatles’ when he first arrived in England in 2004. According to BBC Sport, the 58-year-old Spaniard is a huge fan of English sitcoms and has even borrowed phrases from ‘Dads Army’ for his team talks after Newcastle failed to win any of their …

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Klopp Gets Christmas Wish As Liverpool Lie Top Of The Table

Liverpool passed another stringent test of their Premier League title credentials as Mohamed Salah and Virgil van Dijk gave them a 2-0 victory at Wolverhampton on Friday that guarantees top spot at Christmas. Salah’s 11th goal of the season was a classy one and helped subdue a dangerous Wolves side who had made a lively start. The home side continued …

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Spurs Must Put Pochettino Distraction Aside To Stay In Hunt

Tottenham Hotspur have had to cope with the unwanted attention manager Mauricio Pochettino has received this week in the wake of Jose Mourinho’s sacking with the Argentine now favourite to be Manchester United’s next permanent manager. Pochettino has enough to contend with in his current job over the next 10 days with Spurs facing four winnable fixtures, starting at Everton …

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