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Three Premier League Stars Make UEFA Fans’ Team Of The Year

UEFA.com has revealed its fans’ team of the year for 2018. It was a particularly busy year in the sport with the World Cup also taking place alongside domestic action and UEFA’s signature tournament in the Champions League. While some of those World Cup heroics were reflected in the selections released today, there are one or two notable names who …

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Kante Offered Huge Raise By Chelsea To Deter PSG

French midfielder N’Golo Kante labelled the “essential element” in the World Cup-winning side by Didier Deschamps, has been offered a new five-year contract by Chelsea, according to British media reports on Tuesday. The pocket-sized 27-year-old dynamo — who recovered the ball more often than any other team-mate during the finals in Russia — will earn £290,000 ($380,000, 325,000 euros) a …

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The Five Biggest Challenges Facing Maurizio Sarri At Chelsea

COBHAM, ENGLAND - JULY 14: Maurizio Sarri of Chelsea with Carlo Cudicini and Jorginho during a training session at Chelsea Training Ground on July 14, 2018 in Cobham, England. (Photo by Darren Walsh/Chelsea FC via Getty Images)

Maurizio Sarri is the latest name to take on the prestigious yet poisoned chalice that is the Chelsea managerial position. The former Napoli boss replaced compatriot Antonio Conte at the weekend, and wasted no time in recruiting his first signing by bringing midfielder Jorginho from Serie A along for the ride. However, despite the optimism that a new manager brings, …

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How Paul Pogba Used The World Cup To Reinvent Himself

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - JUNE 11: Paul Pogba of France poses for a potrait at the team hotel during the official FIFA World Cup 2018 portrait session at on June 11, 2018 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Shaun Botterill - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images)

When it has come to observing praise of the individual stars of this France World Cup team, Paul Pogba’s name has generally been conspicuous by its absence. So often the centre of attention (though not always for the right reasons), it has been fascinating to see the Manchester United midfielder take more of a back seat role while the likes …

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Liverpool V Chelsea: Who Makes It Into Our Combined XI?

(THE SUN OUT, THE SUN ON SUNDAY OUT) of Liverpool during the Premier League match between Liverpool and Chelsea at Anfield on January 31, 2017 in Liverpool, England.

Chelsea visit Anfield on Saturday evening as Antonio Conte looks to taste Premier League victory over Liverpool for the first time. The Blues collected just one point against Jurgen Klopp’s men last season, and Liverpool are, in fact, unbeaten against Chelsea in the last five matches in all competitions – the longest run of that kind since 1996. Both sides …

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Star-Studded France Side Draw With Luxembourg In World Cup Qualifier

A rather incredible result has occurred at the Stadium Municipal in Toulouse, France tonight. Take a team full of superstars such as Paul Pogba, Antoine Greizmann, Kylian Mbappe, Thomas Lemar and N’Golo Kante, among other European football stalwarts. A team that crushed the Netherlands just three days ago. Put them against a team made up from a country with just …

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