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A Premier League XI Made Up Of This Summer’s Best Signings

This summer’s transfer window has been one of the most high profile in recent times and will arguably be remembered more for the deals that weren’t done than those that were (Alexis Sanchez, Philippe Coutinho, Thomas Lemar, Virgil van Dijk etc.). However, the transactions that weren’t made should not completely overshadow the arrival of some fantastic players to the Premier League …

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Five Lesser-Known Names To Watch Out For In The Premier League This Term

With the return of the Premier League just days away, fans are excitedly clearing their schedules for the coming weekend of top level football. We have seen another summer where mouth-watering sums were paid out for players such as Romelu Lukaku, Alvaro Morata and even Kyle Walker. Every season, however, springs a few surprises with a few lesser-known names hitting …

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Which PL Relegations Would Have The Biggest Impact On The Ireland Team?

STOKE ON TRENT, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 15: John O'Shea of Sunderland reacts during the Premier League match between Stoke City and Sunderland at Bet365 Stadium on October 15, 2016 in Stoke on Trent, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Having looked at the best outcome for the Republic of Ireland national team resulting from potential Premier League promotions, we now look at the scenario for Irish players in the relegation scrap. In the past the relegation of Reading, Wolves and Hull has wiped out a large proportion of Irishmen from the top flight. Last season, three regulars in Rob Elliot, Wes Hoolahan …

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Claude Makelele Joins Paul Clement’s Swansea

BUCHAREST, ROMANIA - SEPTEMBER 16: Claude Makelele speaks with the media during the UEFA Champions League Trophy Tour - by UniCredit press conference at UniCredit headquarter on September 16, 2016 in Bucharest, Romania. (Photo by Srdjan Stevanovic/Getty Images)

Ex-Chelsea star Claude Makelele has joined up with Paul Clement’s coaching panel at struggling Swansea City. This season has been difficult for the Swans, who are now into the reign of their third manager this term. It’s a case of third time lucky for the South Wales club who know that their chances of maintaining a Premier League position hinge …

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A Look At The Frontrunners To Replace Bob Bradley As Swansea Manager

SWANSEA, UNITED KINGDOM - OCTOBER 7: Bob Bradley, Manager of Swansea City poses during his unveiling as New Swansea City Manager on October 7, 2016 in Swansea, Wales. (Photo by Harry Trump/Getty Images)

Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs could be the man to lead Swansea City’s relegation battle. The Welsh wizard is one of the front-runners to succeed Bob Bradley as manager of the Swans. The former winger is well placed to take over from the American who was sacked after just eleven games in charge. Bradley’s tenure saw only two wins, two draws …

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Arsenal’s Hector Bellerin Suffers Ankle Injury On International Duty

Arsenal anxiously await the results of medical scans. Arsene Wenger will this morning be anxiously be waiting to hear news from Spain after Hector Bellerin suffered an ankle injury while on under 21 duty. According to Marca, the right back suffered a nasty tackle during the Spanish under 21’s 3-0 victory over San Marino on Wednesday night. Belerin was withdrawn as …

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Watch: Lauren Koscielny And Shkodran Mustafi Dominating Diego Costa Shows How Much Arsenal Have Improved

LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 24: Diego Costa of Chelsea (L) and Laurent Koscielny of Arsenal (R) battle for possession during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Chelsea at the Emirates Stadium on September 24, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

“That’s the thing about Arsenal, they always try to walk it in.” Amazingly, even though this quote from an episode of The IT Crowd is from 2008, it still seemed to apply as much to Arsenal last season as it ever had. A by-now familiar tale of a title challenge petering out largely thanks to disappointing performances in big games unfolded …

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Ryan Giggs Linked With Possible ‘Soon-To-Be’ Premier League Managerial Vacancy

STOKE ON TRENT, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 26: Ryan Giggs, assistant manager of Manchester United, leaves the pitch after the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Manchester United at Britannia Stadium on December 26, 2015 in Stoke on Trent, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Having been disregarded by José Mourinho at Manchester United and waiting in the wings for a chance to prove himself as a manager in his own right, reports suggest Ryan Giggs could soon get that opportunity even sooner than he expected. The Telegraph are reporting that Swansea manager Francesco Guidolin is “a dead man walking” and believes that it is only a matter …

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