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Watch: Sam Allardyce Excellently Shuts Down Sky Reporter’s Suggestion Everton Were Given ‘Soft Penalty’

Everton left Anfield with a point from Sunday’s Merseyside derby after a 1–1 draw.  Although Liverpool really dominated proceedings from the outset and took a 1-0 lead into the second half courtesy of a Mo Salah wonder-strike, the visitors from just across town took advantage of a lack of clinical finishing and a Dejan Lovren foul inside the home side’s …

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Crystal Palace Enquire About Out-Of-Favour Liverpool Defender

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - APRIL 20: Mamadou Sakho of Liverpool celebrates scoring his sides second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Everton at Anfield, April 20, 2016, Liverpool, England (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Struggling Premier League side Crystal Palace have made enquiries into Liverpool’s outcast defender Mamadou Sakho.   The 26-year-old has been completely frozen out of Jurgen Klopp’s plans at Liverpool since a bust-up with the manager on a pre-season tour in 2016. It was reported at the time that he missed training, a team dinner and a flight. In turn, Klopp viewed this as disrespectful …

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Opinion: Big Sam – The Last Of The Great Football Characters

TRNAVA, SLOVAKIA - SEPTEMBER 04: Sam Allardyce manager of England looks on prior to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Group F qualifying match between Slovakia and England at City Arena on September 4, 2016 in Trnava, Slovakia. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

After sixty seven days, one victory, one pint of wine and a Chinese Sam Allardyce’s reign as England manager has ended in ignominy. When Big Sam was appointed just over two months ago there was that feeling of inevitability that he was not the man to rejuvenate the fortunes of the English national side much like Roy Hodgson and Steve …

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Twitter Reacts As Telegraph Sting Operation Lands Sam Allardyce In Hot, Hot Water

TRNAVA, SLOVAKIA - SEPTEMBER 04: Sam Allardyce manager of England looks on prior to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Group F qualifying match between Slovakia and England at City Arena on September 4, 2016 in Trnava, Slovakia. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

England manager Sam Allardyce is in hot water this evening, after a sting operation by the Telegraph has unveiled him talking ill of players and his predecessor Roy Hodgson, and advising ‘agents’ how to get around FA rules. Among the lengthly investigation, some quotes stick out. Speaking about Gary Neville’s poor influence in the England camp: “So Gary was the …

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