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“It Feels Sh*t” – Jansson Hits Out At Ref Following Controversial Leeds Draw

Leeds United defender Pontus Jansson was far from pleased with the referee in his side’s 1-1 draw with Brentford in Saturday’s lunchtime kick-off in the Championship. The league leaders were on the back foot for a lot of the game at Elland Road with Brentford eventually taking the lead via a controversial penalty from Championship top scorer Neal Maupay. Brentford’s …

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Five Potential Replacements For Jose Mourinho At Manchester United

On Tuesday morning, Manchester United announced that they would be parting company with their manager Jose Mourinho after the Portuguese spent three years at Old Trafford. Mourinho had come under fire following a disappointing season and numerous reported fall-outs with players as the situation came to a head following their lacklustre 3-1 defeat to Liverpool on Sunday. As the special …

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Emery Insists Arsenal Can Strive Despite Hectic Schedule

Unai Emery insists Arsenal won’t be allowed to use their hectic schedule as an excuse for a poor performance when they face Fulham on Sunday. Emery’s side head to Craven Cottage bidding to extend their winning streak to nine matches in all competitions. But Arsenal will be battling fatigue after touching down in London in the early hours of Friday …

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Manchester United Dismiss Reports Of Mourinho Sacking

Manchester United have dismissed reports suggesting that manager Jose Mourinho would be sacked following Saturday’s game against Newcastle, regardless of the result. According to a number of reports, Mourinho has the full backing of Manchester United, despite their poor start to the season which sees them sitting 10th in the table having made their worst start to a league campaign …

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Report: Mourinho Facing United Sack Regardless Of Newcastle Result

Jose Mourinho’s turbulent time as Manchester United manager could end with him being sacked as soon as this weekend, according to a British press report. United’s stuttering start to the season has seen the experienced Portuguese coach’s position at Old Trafford repeatedly called into question. But the spotlight on Mourinho intensified when Britain’s Daily Mirror newspaper reported late Friday he …

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Outspoken Paul Scholes: Man United Should Stick With Mourinho

Paul Scholes believes Manchester United should stick with under-fire manager Jose Mourinho but says he is “sick of him moaning” about what he is lacking at the club. Pressure is mounting on the 55-year-old after a four-game winless streak that has seen them bow out of the League Cup and made this their worst start to a league campaign in …

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Watch: Mourinho Admits Form Is Unacceptable In Abrupt Press Conference

Jose Mourinho acknowledged that Manchester United’s current run of form is unacceptable as he battles to turn around their season. The manager held a three-minute press conference during which he took six questions from journalists, which he answered briefly before swiftly departing. The 55-year-old Portuguese is under enormous pressure, with United in their worst position after seven league matches since …

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Southgate Names Maddison, Sancho & Mount In England Senior Squad

After announcing his new contract as England manager, Gareth Southgate revealed his squad for the upcoming internationals, including three young debutants.  Leicester City playmaker James Maddison, Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho and Derby’s on-loan midfielder Mason Mount are in the squad for the Nations League games against Croatia and Spain. 21-year-old Maddison scored a fantastic free-kick against Newcastle in the Premier …

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Fantasy Football Fairy Outlines Top Picks For Gameweek 8

Fantasy Football Fairy

The Fantasy Football Fairy is back with his top picks for Gameweek 8. Eden Hazard, Harry Kane, Sergio Aguero and Alexander Lacazette. How does one fit all of these FPL assets into a squad that already boasts names such as Mohamed Salah, Marcos Alonso, Kieran Trippier and James Maddison? Oh the joy of Fantasy Premier League (FPL). Some big-name Premier …

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Truth Or Trash: Is Eden Hazard The Best Player In The Premier League?

Eden Hazard’s remarkable early season form has led many fans and pundits to ask, “Is he the best player in the Premier League?” Chelsea’s Eden Hazard has scored six goals in seven Premier League games, as well as a spectacular strike against Liverpool in the Carabao Cup, and has looked untouchable every time he has played this season. Hazard had …

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Pogba “Not Allowed” To Talk After Another Drab United Loss

Paul Pogba said he was not allowed to talk after Manchester United failed to arrest their recent slump with a drab 0-0 Champions League draw against Valencia. Jose Mourinho’s United have made their worst start to a league campaign in 29 years after an embarrassing 3-1 loss at West Ham and are already out of the League Cup. Tuesday’s stalemate …

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Report: Liverpool Fan Taken To Hospital Following Naples Attack

A Liverpool fan was injured after being attacked in the centre of Naples ahead of Wednesday’s Champions League game, Italian police said. The 26-year-old was drinking with a group of friends outside a cafe on via Cesare Rosaroll in the city’s historic centre just after midnight when they were accosted by a group of local men. The young man was …

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Bruce Brands Cabbage-Throwing Incident ‘Hugely Disrespectful’

An Aston Villa fan vented his frustration at the club’s poor start to the season by throwing a cabbage at under-fire manager Steve Bruce.  In a dramatic night at Villa Park, Bruce’s side equalized in the last minute to make the game 3-3 before Glen Whelan missed a penalty that would have won the game. Addressing the cabbage incident, which …

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“I Want To Match That” – Kane Eyes Messi’s Scoring Standards

Harry Kane has set his sights on matching the goalscoring standards set by Lionel Messi as the Tottenham Hotspur striker prepares for his shoot-out with the Barcelona legend. Kane and Messi will be the leading men at Wembley on Wednesday when Tottenham host Barcelona in a crucial Champions League clash. Messi has already scored eight times this season, including a …

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