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Watch: Klopp – “How On Earth Is That Not A Red Card?”

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Liverpool manager, Jurgen Klopp, was left dumbfounded at referee, Anthony Taylor’s decision not to give Vincent Kompany a red card in the first half of their defeat to Manchester City last night.  The City captain instead received a yellow card for his two-footed lunge on Mo Salah just as the Egyptian star was running through on goal. Speaking to Sky …

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Five Lessons Learned From The Premier League Festive Season

Liverpool sit on top of the Premier League table with a four-point lead after packed festive season, despite slipping to a first defeat of the campaign to Manchester City on Thursday. That huge win puts City back in the title race after a shocking start to the four-game run squeezed into the holiday season and keeps Spurs on the fringes …

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Chelsea Fan Receives Ban For Homophobic Abuse

A Chelsea fan has been banned from football matches for three years after being ejected from their Premier League game against Brighton for shouting homophobic abuse. The 20-year-old man pleaded guilty to the offence of using threatening, abusive or insulting words during Chelsea’s 2-1 win at Brighton’s Amex Stadium on December 16. As a result, the fan has been banned …

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Lukaku Saves Solskjaer’s Perfect Record As Chelsea Fire Blanks

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s Manchester United made it four wins out of four in the Premier League on Wednesday, beating Newcastle to close the gap on fourth-placed Chelsea, who were held at home by Southampton. United have been transformed since their former striker replaced Jose Mourinho, scoring 12 goals in his first three games in temporary charge but were forced to …

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Shane Duffy Scores Fourth Goal Of Season With Tidy Finish

The race for the Irish defender golden boot in the Premier League continues in style. Wolves’ Matt Doherty has scored three goals so far in a breakout season, but compatriot Shane Duffy has moved ahead of that tally at the London Stadium. Brighton earned a crucial win over Everton at the weekend, putting them ten points above the relegation zone. …

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Gary Neville Explains ‘Do One’ Remark To Paul Pogba

The sacking of Jose Mourinho as Manchester United boss brought an end to a fraught era at the club, but the drama didn’t end there. The issues between Mourinho and club record signing Paul Pogba were unclear, but there was certainly tension between the two. The news was greeted by Pogba with an ill-timed social media post in which he …

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Steve Bruce Joins Ninth Club As A Manager

Steve Bruce has been named as the new manager of English Championship club Sheffield Wednesday, succeeding Jos Luhukay, who was sacked last month. The 58-year-old, whose first managerial job was with Wednesday’s city rivals Sheffield United in 1998, will take over on February 1. “Sheffield Wednesday are delighted to confirm the appointment of Steve Bruce as our new manager,” the …

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Jurgen Klopp Brands Man City As The ‘Best Team In The World’

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Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp says Manchester City are the best team in the world ahead of his Premier League leaders’ top-of-the-table clash at the Etihad Stadium on Thursday. Klopp’s unbeaten side go into the meeting with a seven-point lead over City, who have slipped to third place after a pair of shock defeats, but is keen to play down the …

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Guardiola Hopeful De Bruyne Fit For Crucial Liverpool Clash

Kevin De Bruyne

Kevin de Bruyne could return from injury as Manchester City bid to inflict Liverpool’s first Premier League defeat of the season and put pressure on them in the title race, City manager Pep Guardiola said on Wednesday. The return of De Bruyne would boost City’s hopes of beating Liverpool and reducing their lead at the top to four points. It …

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Chelsea Sign American Star Pulisic From Dortmund

Christian Pulisic

American international Christian Pulisic, regarded as one of the hottest properties in European football, has signed for Premier League side Chelsea for a reported fee of £58 million from Borussia Dortmund. The 20-year-old right winger — who has had more playing time in the Champions League this term than the Bundesliga as coach Lucien Favre generally prefers England international Jadon …

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Exclusive: Celtic Make Approach For Cork Youngster Adam O’Reilly

Celtic are among three clubs that have made an approach for Preston youngster Adam O’Reilly.  Pundit Arena can exclusively reveal that Celtic, Burnley and Birmingham have all made contact with the 17-year-old’s representatives following his senior debut earlier in the week. A source close to the player told Pundit Arena that the Glasgow giants have confirmed their interest in O’Reilly …

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Record-Equalling Kane Keeps Spurs In Title Hunt With Cardiff Romp

Harry Kane got himself into the record books again as Tottenham Hotspur started 2019 in style outclassing Cardiff City to prevail 3-0 on Tuesday. Kane’s third-minute opening goal is the fifth successive New Year’s Day he has scored in the Premier League, equalling a record held by Andy Cole and Steven Gerrard. Christian Eriksen and Son Heung-Min added further goals …

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Arsenal Bounce Back To Rout Feeble Fulham

Arsenal responded to their thrashing by Liverpool in the best possible manner reeling off a routine 4-1 humbling of struggling Fulham in their Premier League clash on Tuesday. Swiss midfielder Granit Xhaka had set Arsenal on their way with his fourth goal of the season. Alexandre Lacazette added the second after 55 minutes with their momentum temporarily halted as Aboubakar …

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