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Four Ways Man United Could Line Up Without Herrera And Pogba

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Paul Pogba hobbled off injured in Manchester United’s win over Rostov after appearing to pull his hamstring early in the second half. Jose Mourinho confirmed the former Juve star would miss his side’s trip to Middlesbrough on Sunday and would have to pull out of international duty. Ander Herrera, following his controversial dismissal at Stamford Bridge on Monday night, will …

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Who Should Start For England In Place Of The Injured Harry Kane?

LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 02: Harry Kane of England in action during the international friendly match between England and Portugal at Wembley Stadium on June 2, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Harry Kane will miss England’s upcoming games, after Tottenham confirmed he has sustained ankle ligament damage and will face a spell on the sidelines. With Gareth Southgate due to name his squad on Thursday, he will be thinking hard about replacements for Kane. When making his choice, he will need to look at who’s playing well, who has a positive …

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Tottenham Provide Mixed News On Harry Kane’s Ligament Injury

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 12: Harry Kane of Tottenham Hotspur holds his ankle during The Emirates FA Cup Quarter-Final match between Tottenham Hotspur and Millwall at White Hart Lane on March 12, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Tottenham Hotspur announced on Tuesday that leading goal scorer Harry Kane has sustained ligament damage to his right ankle. Kane suffered the injury within the first ten minutes of Spurs’ FA Cup victory over Millwall at the weekend. It looked a horrible injury from the moment it occurred and it has now been confirmed. A statement on the club’s website …

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Arsenal To Create New Role Suggesting Wenger Will Stay On

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 11: Arsene Wenger, Manager of Arsenal looks on from the touchline during The Emirates FA Cup Quarter-Final match between Arsenal and Lincoln City at Emirates Stadium on March 11, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

The mood of the Arsenal fan base is difficult to determine. A quick glance at Arsenal Fan TV gives one impression. “Wenger out” and “Enough is enough” being the most popular clarion calls of their colorful characters. Such sentiments easily stoke passion and pride amongst the onlookers and are certainly effective in earning social media views. Being at the Emirates …

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£70m-Rated Manchester United Midfield Target Open To Offers [Report]

BARCELONA, SPAIN - MARCH 08: Marco Verratti and Julian Draxler of PSG appeal as Barcelona are awarded a penalty during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between FC Barcelona and Paris Saint-Germain at Camp Nou on March 8, 2017 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images

The fallout from last week’s historic Champions League victory for Barcelona, as they came from 4-0 down to defeat Paris Saint-Germain, has gone to a new level with star midfielder Marco Verratti now reportedly wanting to leave the French champions. According to Mundo Deportivo (via The Sun), the 24-year-old Italian is now ready to walk away from Paris upset at claims his …

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Antonio Conte Demands £200m For Chelsea Summer Transfers

STRATFORD, ENGLAND - MARCH 06: Antonio Conte, Manager of Chelsea looks on during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Chelsea at London Stadium on March 6, 2017 in Stratford, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Antonio Conte’s first season as Chelsea manager has been stellar. But he has no intention of resting on his laurels. The Italian is currently in talks with the club over how best to progress the team. And, as reported by The Times, lavish spending in the transfer market is required. The dual threats that he believes face his team are Champions League …

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A Closer Look At One Of Europe’s Most Potent Strikers, And Manchester United Target, Andrea Belotti

TURIN, ITALY - MARCH 05: Andrea Belotti (L) of FC Torino in action against Thiago Cionek of US Citta di Palermo during the Serie A match between FC Torino and US Citta di Palermo at Stadio Olimpico di Torino on March 5, 2017 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Valerio Pennicino/Getty Images)

Those who do not follow Serie A closely may not be too familiar with Torino hitman Andrea Belotti, but the 23-year-old Italian striker is attracting the interest of several of Europe’s big guns. Italy have been short on quality strikers for a number of years but they looked to have strengthened in that department. Manolo Gabbiadini’s impressive start at Southampton …

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Dimitri Payet Reveals Why He Had To Leave West Ham United

LEICESTER, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 31: Dimitri Payet of West Ham United looks on during the Premier League match between Leicester City and West Ham United at The King Power Stadium on December 31, 2016 in Leicester, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

This time last season Dimitri Payet could do no wrong. He was adored by the West Ham United fans and was well on his way to earning his place in the France squad as Euro 2016 rapidly approached. Twelve months on and Payet will never be welcomed back at West Ham after forcing through a return to Marseille in the …

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Watch: United And Liverpool Target Lacazette Smashes Home Beauty, Delivers Supreme Celebration

Lacazette

Alexandre Lacazette augmented his growing reputation across Europe tonight with a dazzling display in Lyon’s Europa League clash with Roma. The French club ran out 4-2 winners in the first leg of their last 16 tie at the Parc Olympique Lyonnais with Lacazette setting up Corentin Tolisso’s equaliser before he sealed the win in the dying minutes with a brilliant strike. …

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As Arsenal Stock Price Rises, Club Gives Wenger Full Support

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 07: Arsene Wenger manager of Arsenal waves to the crowd prior to the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between Arsenal FC and FC Bayern Muenchen at Emirates Stadium on March 7, 2017 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Many have been quick to assign Arsenal’s latest capitulation the ‘predictability tag’. But such sentiments are misplaced. Even by their own lofty standards of ineptitude, their capitulation at home on Tuesday night was extraordinary. Even with the tie irrevocably lost after the first leg, many felt Arsenal could be relied upon for a sterling performance in London. A performance which, while …

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Moyes Era Real Madrid Target Again Linked With Manchester United

MADRID, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 18: Toni Kroos of Real Madrid looks on during the La Liga match between Real Madrid CF and RCD Espanyol at the Bernabeu stadium on February 18, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Denis Doyle/Getty Images)

Manchester United’s struggles this season were again evident on Saturday as they dropped more points at home and remain outside the Champions League places. This summer Jose Mourinho has promised to add more quality to his side as he attempts to overcome their failings this term. Germany World Cup winner Toni Kroos could become a new addition, with the Real …

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Opinion: Arsenal No Longer Care About Winning

ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 24: Arsene Wenger the manager of Arsenal looks on as Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal warms up during the Arsenal training session ahead of the UEFA Champions League round of 16 match against AS Monaco at London Colney on February 24, 2015 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

The recent history of Alexis Sanchez’s Arsenal career has been uncomfortable viewing for Gunners supporters. This is not because they have seen their best player become alarmingly disgruntled at the club, nor is it because he now looks certain to leave this summer. It is the very fact that it’s hard to find fault with his position. Sanchez is by …

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