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Watch: Son Skewers Chelsea With Scoring Run From Halfway Line

Tottenham are putting Chelsea to the sword at Wembley Stadium. It’s been a calamitous game for the Blues, who needed a win to keep pace with the top two of Liverpool and Manchester City. But it’s the home side that look certain to go third in the Premier League table this evening. Maurizio Sarri’s side are unbeaten this season, but …

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Sarri Optimistic Hazard Will Sign New Chelsea Deal

Maurizio Sarri has said that he is confident Eden Hazard will put pen to paper on a new deal with Chelsea after N’Golo Kante signed a five-year contract with the Blues. Hazard’s deal with unbeaten Chelsea runs until June 2020 and speculation over his future at the club has intensified since his impressive displays for Belgium at the World Cup …

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Klopp: New Mane Deal Statement Of Intent From Liverpool

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Jurgen Klopp believes Sadio Mane’s new contract is a “statement” on Liverpool’s progress and dismissed reports that summer signing Fabinho could leave the club as “crazy”. Senegal forward Mane signed a long-term extension on Thursday and his commitment to the Reds has delighted his manager, whose side are second in the Premier League, just two points behind Manchester City. “It’s …

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Pogba Fit To Play As Mourinho Reports Clean Bill Of Health

Paul Pogba is fit for Manchester United’s match against Crystal Palace on Saturday after recovering from a thigh injury that forced him out of the derby defeat and international duty with the French national team. United manager Jose Mourinho was upbeat on Friday after his players returned from their national sides to prepare for the resumption of the Premier League …

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Marcus Rashford Still Searching For Man United Role

Marcus Rashford has proven with England that he has all the qualities required to be a consistent attacking threat – but his task now is to replicate that form for Manchester United. Rashford impressed as England beat Croatia 2-1 last Sunday to secure a place in next June’s Nations League Finals, yet there is no guarantee he will start when …

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Sadio Mane Signs New Long-Term Deal With Liverpool

Sadio Mane has tied himself down to a long-term deal with Liverpool after a fantastic run of form since joining the club. According to Sky Sports, the 26-year-old has committed his future to Anfield – signing a deal that is believed to run up until the year 2023. Mane joins his fellow attacking counterparts Mo Salah and Roberto Firmino in pledging …

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Premier League Reject Calls For Stronger Foreign Quotas Post-Brexit

The Premier League have released a statement in light of reports today suggesting some big changes incoming for English football. In light of the impending Brexit deal, whatever form that may take, the status of many foreign Premier League players has come into question. Work permits and other obstacles in a post-Brexit Premier League will limit the movement of players, …

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French Prosecutors Opening Probe Into PSG Racial Profiling Claims

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French prosecutors have opened a probe into claims Paris Saint-Germain subjected recruits to the club to racial profiling, breaking anti-discrimination laws. The alleged practice was first revealed by investigative website Mediapart. The club has already conducted an internal investigation and found “no proven case of discrimination”. The controversy “blew up internally” in March 2014, said Mediapart, in relation to the case …

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New Boss Ranieri Confident Of Pulling ‘Quality’ Fulham Out Of The Mire

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Claudio Ranieri said Friday that he was confident that he can drag rock bottom Fulham out of relegation danger after taking over at the newly-promoted Premier League side this week. Ranieri, the manager behind Leicester’s incredible 2016 league title win, took over from sacked Slavisa Jokanovic on Wednesday after his Serb predecessor only managed one win in 12 matches in …

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Wayne Rooney Talks ‘Embarrassing’ End To Man United Career

STOKE ON TRENT, ENGLAND - JANUARY 21: Wayne Rooney of Manchester United shows appreciation to the fans after the Premier League match between Stoke City and Manchester United at Bet365 Stadium on January 21, 2017 in Stoke on Trent, England. Wayne Rooney scored his 250th goal for Manchester United in all competitions, which makes him the club's top goal scorer of all time. He surpasses the record previously held by Sir Bobby Charlton. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Wayne Rooney made his final England appearance in the Three Lions’ 3-0 win over the United States last night. While his historic international career was the hot topic of the week, the 33-year-old did candidly discuss his final days at Manchester United. Rooney spent 13 years at the Old Trafford club, moving to Everton in 2017 and then D.C United …

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Shearer Defends ‘Fantastic’ Scudamore After Controversial Payout

England great Alan Shearer has defended the controversial £5 million farewell gift collected by clubs for outgoing English Premier League boss Richard Scudamore, saying he had done a “fantastic” job.  The payment — stumped up following a whip-round of £250,000 each from the league’s 20 clubs — has sparked criticism from fans, and accusations of greed. Scudamore, who is due …

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Michael Obafemi Has Committed To The Republic Of Ireland

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Michael Obafemi wants to play for Ireland and Ireland only, a trusted source close to the youngster confirmed to Pundit Arena on Tuesday. The 18-year-old Southampton forward reported for Republic of Ireland training on Monday in a move that looked to quell speculation over a switch of allegiances to Nigeria or England. However, Martin O’Neill spoke to the assembled media …

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UEFA Open To Reopening Financial Fairplay Cases

UEFA warned Monday that clubs whose finances have already been scrutinised by its Financial Fair Play regulations may not be out the clear yet. Less than a week after the latest revelations in the Football Leaks series, UEFA suggested it could reopen previously concluded cases should new information arise. Every club affiliated to UEFA faces an annual assessment against the …

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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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