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Watch: Sergio Aguero Clashes With Wigan Fan After FA Cup Loss

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Sergio Aguero could be in trouble… Manchester City’s dream of the quadruple is over for this season, after they were dumped out of the FA Cup by Wigan Athletic, who now go on to the quarter-finals where they take on Southampton. The Latics took the lead in the 79th minute through Will Grigg, and held on for a famous victory. …

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Watch: Pep Guardiola Flips Out Following Fabian Delph Red Card


Pep Guardiola has been quite vocal on the issue of tough challenges in recent weeks. The Manchester City manager had called on officials to clamp down on over-the-top tackles, feeling that some of his players were being targeted. “Please protect the players. Not the Manchester City players, [all] the players,” Guardiola argued after the FA Cup win over Cardiff City …

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Garry Monk Issues Rallying Cry As Leeds United Chase Playoff Date

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 07: Garry Monk manager of Leeds United looks on prior to the Sky Bet Championship match between Fulham and Leeds United at Craven Cottage on March 7, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

Leeds United were a Premier League club the last time Arsenal and Arsene Wenger lifted the Premier League trophy, thirteen years ago. While Arsenal supporters demand changes at the Emirates this summer in order to be realistic challengers for the title next season, Leeds supporters are hoping they too can look forward to a new challenge next season and take …

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Chris Hughton’s Brighton Clinch Promotion To The Premier League

BRIGHTON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 28: Chris Hughton manager of Brighton and Hove Albion looks on prior to the Sky Bet Championship match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Newcastle United at Amex Stadium on February 28, 2017 in Brighton, England. (Photo by Jordan Mansfield/Getty Images)

After suffering heartbreak last season, Chris Hughton and Brighton & Hove Albion have finally reached the promised land of the Premier League. The Seagulls led the way in the Championship last season before being leapfrogged by Burnley and Middlesbrough. Indeed, a draw against the latter on the last day of the season at the Riverside meant that Hughton’s side missed out …

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Jack Byrne Leaves Manchester City On A Permanent Deal

Republic of Ireland vs Serbia Ireland's Courtney Duffus celebrates scoring the first goal of the game with Jack Byrne

Irish prospect Jack Byrne has completed one of the latest deals of this transfer window by leaving Manchester City on a permanent deal. The highly-rated 20-year-old has moved to Championship side Wigan Athletic on a three-and-a-half year deal, for a fee that is yet to be disclosed. Irish midfielder Jack Byrne has signed a three-and-a-half-year deal! More details here >>> …

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Ryan Giggs Emerges As Frontrunner For Championship Job

SUNDERLAND, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 13:Ryan Giggs Assistant Manager of Manchester United is seen on arrival at the stadium prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Manchester United at the Stadium of Light on February 13, 2016 in Sunderland, England. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

Ryan Giggs has been waiting in the wings for an opportunity to kick start his managerial career. According to reports today, that opportunity could soon be on the table. In a week when MK Dons, Wolves and Wigan have all parted company with their managers, Giggs has been linked with the hot seat at last season’s League One champions. The …

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Watch: Five Of The Biggest Premier League Opening Day Shocks

WEST BROMWICH, ENGLAND - AUGUST 18: Peter Odemwingie of West Brom scores their second goal from the penalty spot during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Liverpool at The Hawthorns on August 18, 2012 in West Bromwich, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

After three long months, the new Premier League season finally begins this Saturday. All twenty sides are in action over the course of the weekend, with champions Leicester opening the season against newly-promoted Hull at the KC Stadium at 12.45. Be it down to a lack of fitness or co-ordination on the losers’ part, the opening day has seen some …

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Done Deals: Four More Players Leave Liverpool On Loan

SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - MARCH 20: Jon Flanagan of Liverpool reacts during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Liverpool at St Mary's Stadium on March 20, 2016 in Southampton, United Kingdom. (Photo by Alex Broadway/Getty Images)

A number of Liverpool youngsters have been allowed to leave the club on loan, it has been confirmed today. The most high-profile of these is defender Jon Flanagn, who completes a season-long move to Premier League newcomers Burnley. Elsewhere, Liverpool have officially ratified Allan Rodrigues’ temporary transfer to German side Hertha Berlin, Lloyd Jones is to join Swindon Town, while Cameron …

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Belgium Confirm Former Premier League Boss In Shock Managerial Appointment

LILLE, FRANCE - OCTOBER 23: Roberto Martinez manager of Everton looks on prior to the UEFA Europa League Group H match between LOSC Lille and Everton at Grand Stade Lille Metropole on October 23, 2014 in Lille, France. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

In a surprise move, Belgium have confirmed former Everton manager Roberto Martínez as the national side’s new manager. The 43-year-old replaces previous Red Devils boss Marc Wilmots, who left his post in the wake of a European Championship campaign that saw them eliminated by Wales in the quarter finals. Our new head coach: Roberto Martínez ! #welcomeRoberto #tousensemble pic.twitter.com/3JiQYAeYI1 — …

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Liverpool Goalkeeper Having Medical At Wigan Ahead Of Loan Move

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - JULY 24: Adam Bogdan in action during the international friendly match between Malaysia XI and Liverpool FC at Bukit Jalil National Stadium on July 24, 2015 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (Photo by How Foo Yeen/Getty Images)

The Liverpool clear-out is set to continue today, as Ádám Bogdan is on the verge of joining Wigan on a season-long loan deal. While this deal has been on the cards for some time, the Liverpool Echo are today reporting that the goalkeeper has travelled to the DW Stadium ahead of a temporary move. Although Bogdan has continued to train at …

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