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Panathinaikos Players Go On Strike As Olympiakos Name New Coach

Panathinaikos players failed to show up for training on Monday in protest at unpaid wages while Olympiakos named Portuguese Pedro Martins as coach for next season. According to Greek media reports, Panathinaikos players have told club president Vasilis Konstantinou they will not return to training unless they are paid at least up to the end of December. They were last …

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Pep Guardiola Admits His Manchester City System May Be Flawed

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - APRIL 07: Josep Guardiola, Manager of Manchester City reacts following a missed chance during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Manchester United at Etihad Stadium on April 7, 2018 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has conceded that his commitment to attacking tactics may have flaws – but refuses to alter his approach. The Premier League champions have endured a tough week, throwing away a two-goal lead against rivals Man United on Saturday (when a win would have seen them crowned champions there and then) just days after being battered …

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Watch: Shane Long Scores Against Arsenal After Almighty Blunder

Shane Long may have just scored a crucial goal which could have huge say in whether Southampton avoid relegation this season. The south-coast club are currently playing against Arsenal at The Emirates and they took an unlikely 0-1 lead thanks to everyone’s favourite Tipperary man. An innocuous ball was played into the box and one would expect that Shkodran Mustafi would put …

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Paul Pogba Can’t Hide His Relief At Spoiling Man City’s Title Party

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - APRIL 07: Paul Pogba of Manchester United celebrates after the Premier League match between Manchester City and Manchester United at Etihad Stadium on April 7, 2018 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Matthew Peters/Man Utd via Getty Images)

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba revealed his relief as preventing local rivals Manchester City from sealing the Premier League title on Saturday, claiming watching City celebrate would have been “like a death” for United fans. Pogba shrugged off a turbulent season and speculation over his future by scoring twice in as many minutes just after half-time to spearhead a stunning …

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Pep Guardiola Reveals That He Was Offered To Buy Paul Pogba In January

Manchester City were offered the chance to sign Manchester United’s Paul Pogba during the January transfer window, according to City manager Pep Guardiola. “I said no. We don’t have the money to buy Pogba because he is so expensive,” Guardiola told reporters on Friday as he attacked the conduct of agent Mino Raiola. Guardiola, who stressed he thought Pogba an …

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Fantasy Football Fairy – Key Picks For Gameweek 33

As the 2017/18 season edges closer and closer to its conclusion, the Fantasy Football Fairy is back with his top picks for Gameweek 33.  The stand-out fixture in this weekend’s round of Premier League action sees Manchester City afforded the opportunity to clinch the Premier League title against bitter rivals Manchester United in the late kick-off on Saturday evening. Everton …

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