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Report: Samir Nasri To Undergo Medical At West Ham

Former Arsenal and Manchester City midfielder Samir Nasri will undergo a medical at West Ham on Monday, it has been reported by Sky Sports. Nasri was given an 18-month ban after receiving an intravenous treatment at a Los Angeles clinic in December 2016 in breach of World Anti-Doping Agency rules. However, Nasri will be free to resume his playing career …

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Mkhitaryan Rescues Point For Arsenal Against Wolves

Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s 86th minute equaliser salvaged a 1-1 draw for Arsenal at home to Wolverhampton Wanderers on Sunday as the Gunners extended their unbeaten run to 16 games in all competitions. Unai Emery’s side appeared set for defeat against their newly-promoted opponents as they struggled to recover after falling behind to Ivan Cavaleiro’s 13th minute goal. They were rewarded for …

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Ten Quickfire Conclusions As Excellent City Beat United To Go Top

Pep Guardiola’s men played some stunning football as they beat arch-rivals Manchester United 3-1 at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday to go top of the league. Here are ten quickfire conclusions as Manchester City again staked their claim to retain the Premier League title. 1) City moved the ball too fast for United. Their one and two touch football is …

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Love Him Or Loathe Him, José Mourinho Is A Winner

José Mourinho is one of the most successful managers ever but has divided opinion ever since his extraordinary Champions League success with Porto in 2003.  Chelsea fans loved him when he led them to consecutive Premier League titles in 2004/05 and 05/06, backed him when he was sacked by owner Roman Abramovich, rejoiced at his return in 2013 and then …

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Liverpool Continue Title Push As They Dismiss Fading Fulham

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Liverpool returned to the top of the Premier League table — temporarily at least — with a 2-0 win at home to basement club Fulham at Anfield on Sunday.  Jurgen Klopp’s side continued their unbeaten start to the Premier League season as Mohamed Salah’s eighth goal this term and a second from the recalled Xherdan Shaqiri helped them equal their …

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Mourinho Takes Subtle Dig At Aguero Ahead Of Manchester Derby

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has taken a veiled swipe at Manchester City star Sergio Aguero before Sunday’s derby showdown at the Etihad Stadium. Mourinho said of Aguero that “there are little things in his game I am not a fan of”, although he declined to elaborate further when asked. Aguero, City’s all-time leading scorer, was criticised heavily by Mourinho …

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Paul Pogba Hasn’t Travelled With United Squad Ahead Of Derby

Some worrying news for Manchester United has intensified. After Paul Pogba’s contribution to United’s stunning upset of Juventus in midweek, manager Jose Mourinho admitted that his star player was struggling with a ‘small injury’ ahead of the club’s biggest game of the season so far. He trained away from the team, but hopes remained high that he would be present …

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Watch: Hourihane Free Helps Villa To Best Win Of Their Season

Aston Villa’s start to the season was a dreadful one. After three straight wins, just one more would follow in the next eleven games, as they were knocked out of the Carabao Cup by Burton Albion and fell dramatically off the pace in the Championship table. Steve Bruce was sacked as manager of the side, and was replaced last month …

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Watch: Austin Launches Attack On Officials In Post-Match Interview

Watford climbed up to seventh in the Premier League table after they rescued a point with a late equalizer against Southhampton this afternoon. The game was marred by controversy as the referee, Simon Hooper, incorrectly ruled a goal from Charlie Austin offside, believing that the ball had touched off Maya Yoshida who was in an offside position. The goal would …

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Premier League 3 PM Kickoffs: Newcastle Out Of Relegation Zone

Cardiff City’s foray into the top 17 of the Premier League was a short-lived one. In the lunchtime game, Neil Warnock’s side briefly lifted themselves out of the relegation spots with an injury time winner against Brighton, but the afternoon fixtures will keep the Welsh side grounded in the weeks ahead. The turmoil at Newcastle United is evident, with just …

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Leicester Fans March To Stadium In Honour Of Late Owner

Leicester City fans marched in their thousands towards the King Power Stadium today, kicking off a series of emotional tributes to late owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha two weeks after he was killed in a helicopter crash. Supporters braved the pouring rain as they made their way through the streets towards the ground for the first home match since the tragedy holding …

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Sterling Ends Speculation With New Man City Deal

Raheem Sterling has committed his long-term future to Manchester City after signing a three-year contract extension with the Premier League champions on Friday. Sterling had been in negotiations with City for several months and the England winger has finally agreed the bumper new deal after being linked with a move to Real Madrid. The 23-year-old is now tied to City …

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Guardiola Insists Financial Row Won’t Tarnish City’s Success

The bombshell allegations about Manchester City’s financial conduct will not tarnish his team’s reputation, coach Pep Guardiola said on Friday. A series of reports in the German news magazine Der Spiegel has claimed City artificially inflated sponsorship deals in order to comply with UEFA’s Financial Fair Play regulations. City, who were fined £49 million ($63 million) after they were found …

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Danny Welbeck Still In Hospital With ‘Significant’ Ankle Injury

Arsenal forward Danny Welbeck remains in hospital after suffering a “significant” ankle injury during his side’s Europa League clash against Sporting Lisbon, the Premier League club announced on Friday. Welbeck was stretchered off during the first half of Thursday’s 0-0 draw with what looked like a bad break, his foot twisted backwards after landing awkwardly when going for a header. …

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Klopp: Only Winning The Title Will Silence Our Critics

Jurgen Klopp has admitted that he is frustrated that the high expectations surrounding Liverpool’s Premier League title bid have overshadowed their strong start to the season. Klopp’s third-placed side have won eight of their 11 matches in an unbeaten opening to the league campaign. But despite their position among the leading title contenders, Liverpool have endured criticism of late after …

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Mourinho Dodges Man City Financial Fair Play Row Ahead Of Derby

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Jose Mourinho has described the quality of Manchester City’s work on the pitch as “untouchable” while refusing to get embroiled in the controversy about alleged Financial Fair Play breaches made by his rivals. Mourinho’s Manchester United side travel across the city on Sunday for a Premier League derby against their neighbours, who are two points clear at the top of …

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