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Lionel Messi moves clear at the head of the ESM Golden Shoe standings

<b>Barcelona man leads the way, but many of Europe's most feared strikers are in pursuit.</b><p>Two goals in Barcelona’s 5-0 victory over Celta Vigo have taken Lionel Messi to the top of the ESM Golden Shoe standings.<p>Messi now has 23 for the season, one ahead of Torino’s Andrea Belotti who netted a hat-trick …

Silva one reason I joined Man City - Guardiola

The manager says the opportunity to work with the Spaniard was one of his motivations behind heading to the Etihad Stadium<p>Pep Guardiola described David Silva as one of the best players he has ever worked with after the Spaniard led Manchester City to a 2-0 victory at Sunderland.<p><b>Aguero king of one</b> …

Chelsea miss playing in the Champions League, says Conte

The Blues boss admits that watching other teams play in Europe’s top competition is difficult for him and his players<p>Antonio Conte has revealed that he and his players are missing Champions League football as they prepare to watch the next round of action in mid-week.<p>Chelsea are playing against …

'Desperate' Wenger could live to regret Sanchez decision, claims Redknapp

Jamie Redknapp feels the Arsenal manager may have made a fatal mistake in leaving out the Chilean for the defeat at Liverpool<p>Dropping Alexis Sanchez for Arsenal's 3-1 loss to Liverpool could be the beginning of the end for Arsene Wenger, according to Jamie Redknapp.<p>The Gunners' best player, Chile …

'Sane is like a young Bale - he could be sensational'

Ex-England defender Phil Neville believes the German's rise in the Premier League since the turn of the year is reminiscent of the Welshman's breakout<p>Former Manchester United defender Phil Neville has compared Manchester City starlet Leroy Sane to a young Gareth Bale.<p>After taking some time to …

Guardiola warns Manchester City of Monaco goal threat

<b>Monaco have been the highest goalscorers across Europe's Big Five leagues this season - reason enough for Manchester City to take them seriously when they visit the Etihad on Tuesday night.</b><p>Pep Guardiola has told his Manchester City players to remember what happened to Barcelona against Paris …

Leicester sack Ranieri – reaction

<b>Club condemned for decision to fire Italian and warned that they will lose popularity generated in wake of remarkable title triumph.</b><p>Leicester City’s decision to sack title winning coach Claudio Ranieri has been widely condemned on social media, with many people criticising the Premier League club …

Ranieri deserves great sympathy, but in football patience cannot be infinite

<b>Claudio Ranieri deserves sympathy but Leicester could not afford to be sentimental, argues Brian Glanville.</b><p>No more wailing and gnashing of teeth! Ranieri has gone; Leicester transformed. Their owners were right. Tears were shed in vain.<p>As the old saying goes, there’s no sentiment in business, …

Leicester players stung into action, claims Vardy

<b>Leicester back in the groove as Vardy claims the players stung into action by criticism from fans and media.</b><p>Jamie Vardy claimed that the criticism he and his team-mates received in the wake of the sacking of title-winning coach Claudio Ranieri, inspired Leicester City to Monday’s 3-1 victory over …

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Best bets of the weekend – Manchester United look a safe bet in EFL Cup final

<b>Even as odds-on favourites, Manchester United look good value to win Sunday's EFL Cup final against Southampton.</b><p>We were back in the winners last weekend when we correctly tipped Millwall to cause an upset against the Premier League champions, Leicester and also predicted a return to form for Celta …

politics mean that Roma stadium will not be built in a day

<b>Roma are enjoying a successful season on the pitch but their biggest victory may well come when plans for their new stadium are approved.</b><p>These are stirring times for AS Roma. Probably the most significant Serie A result of last weekend was Roma’s emphatic 3-1 away win against an in-form …

Liverpool announce record turnover, but club still losing money

<b>Liverpool post a loss for the period up to May 2016, but expect an improvement in fortunes now that the new Main Stand is operational.</b><p>Liverpool increased turnover to a record £301m for the financial year ending 31 May 2016, but still posted a loss of £19.8m, the club’s latest accounts reveal.<p>Both …

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Labour MPs hit out at suggestions they want to replace Jeremy Corbyn

MPs seen as possible successors to Jeremy Corbyn have criticised suggestions that they want to replace the Labour leader.<p>Clive Lewis said he was annoyed by the suggestion, while his replacement as shadow business secretary, Rebecca Long-Bailey, also hit out on Sunday at reports linking her with the …

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