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Arsene Wenger Gives Backing To Mikel Arteta For His Old Job

Mikel Arteta has “all of the qualities” required to become Arsenal manager, their legendary former manager Arsene Wenger told Bein Sports. The 36-year-old Spaniard — who played 150 matches under Wenger at Arsenal — is imbued with the spirit of the Gunners, added Wenger, although the Frenchman was at pains to say he didn’t wish to influence the board’s decision. …

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Gareth Southgate Names 23-Man England Squad For The World Cup

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Gareth Southgate had today announced his 23-man England squad ahead of next month’s World Cup in Russia.  Much speculation in recent days has surrounded the potential omissions of Joe Hart and Jack Wilshere and those suspicions have proven true as both players are not in the squad. Here is the squad in full: Goalkeepers: Jack Butland (Stoke), Jordan Pickford (Everton), …

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Sam Allardyce Sacked As Everton Begin To Look Elsewhere

Sam Allardyce was sacked as manager of Everton on Wednesday after just six months in charge despite guiding the Premier League club away from relegation danger to a mid-table finish. The former England manager, 63, was brought in as Ronald Koeman’s replacement in November, but his rudimentary style of play has proved deeply unpopular with fans of the Merseyside club. …

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Teen Wonder Ryan Sessegnon Inspires Fulham To Play-Off Final

Teenage sensation Ryan Sessegnon scored once and created another as Fulham edged closer to a Premier League return Monday with a 2-0 win over Derby County in their Championship playoff. Thanks to a 2-1 aggregate victory, the ‘Cottagers’ will now play the winners of Tuesday’s clash between Aston Villa and Middlesbrough with the former leading 1-0 after the first leg …

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Pochettino Reportedly Giving Levy Ultimatum To Stay At Spurs

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 19: Mauricio Pochettino, Manager of Tottenham Hotspur gives his team instructions during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Southampton at White Hart Lane on March 19, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Mauricio Pochettino seems ready to stand his ground as he meets with Spurs chairman Daniel Levy this week to discuss his future at the helm of the club. Yesterday saw the conclusion of the 2017/18 Premier League season where, of course, Manchester City were able to take home their third league title in eight years after amassing an incredible 100 …

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Watch: Michael Carrick Rolls Back The Years With Exquisite Long Pass For United Goal

Michael Carrick bid a fond farewell to his playing career with a vintage contribution to Manchester United’s win over Watford. With only an FA Cup final left to play, Manchester United have likely just lost their current longest serving player. Michael Carrick arrived at Old Trafford from Tottenham Hotspur in 2006, and has made 464 appearances for the Red Devils. Five Premier …

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Two Arsenal Coaches Have Been Suspended Over Bullying Allegations

Arsenal have suspended two youth academy coaches and launched an investigation amid allegations of bullying. British media reports on Friday said that the North London club’s Under-23 coaches Steve Gatting and Carl Laraman were the subjects of the allegations from youth players. The Premier League club have so far refused to name the people involved. An Arsenal spokesperson said: “We have …

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