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Arsenal have Tottenham-level expectations this season - the aim against Chelsea is to avoid humiliation

<b>UNAI EMERY has a target on his back.</b><p>The pundits and ex-players have seen this movie before, and the man in the original screenplay was David …

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Middlesbrough Striker Excited to Repay Tony Pulis' Faith After 'Frustrating' Injury Problems

Jordan Hugill is excited to get back to playing regular football at Middlesbrough, having been a peripheral figure for West Ham in the second half of …

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The biggest threat to Manchester United's Premier League title hopes

<b>Manchester United head to the Amex Stadium this weekend looking to vanquish the ghosts of last season.</b><p><b>The Red Devils returned following a defeat to</b> …

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Crystal Palace: Is Wilfried Zaha tainted by his past?

Action Images via Reuters/John Sibley<p>“I hope whoever comes in will let me give it my best. I hope to still have a future there.”<p>Wilfried Zaha was …

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Unai Emery needs four transfer windows to make mark - but things will get worse before they get better for Arsenal

Empires are not built in a day, and Arsenal will need to give new manager Unai Emery three or four transfer windows to make his mark.<p>And after their …

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West Ham should not fear playing at the London Stadium, says Manuel Pellegrini

Manuel Pellegrini has said there is no reason for West Ham to fear playing at the London Stadium.<p>They have struggled since leaving Upton Park in 2016 and expect a fine from the Football Association following the crowd trouble that marred last season’s home game against Burnley but Pellegrini made …

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Crystal Palace Star Backed to Perform at the Top Level Even 'at Real Madrid'

In one of your most surprising stories of the day, ex-Crystal Palace boss and football maverick, Ian Holloway, has suggested Real Madrid swoop for …

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Wayne Rooney's DC United performances show he has rediscovered his joy in 'playground mode'

When Wayne Rooney burst on to the scene as a 16-year-old prodigy I asked someone who’d been teaching him months earlier if he was any good.<p>Nick …

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The one week that changed Everton's hopes for the 2018/19 season

Former Everton captain Kevin Ratcliffe believes late transfer window business has drastically changed the club's hopes for the upcoming season.<p>The …

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Jose Mourinho 'Predicted' Manchester United Plan to Appoint Director of Football

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is said to have predicted the club's decision to appoint its first director of football, with the Red Devils having reportedly long held plans to install a transfer figurehead.<p>Tensions among the United hierarchy this summer led to a disjointed transfer …

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West Ham v Bournemouth Preview: Classic Encounter, Team News, Prediction & More

​West Ham<p>and Bournemouth meet this weekend in a clash that could be full of goals. Neither team is well renowned for their defensive solidity, and …

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Jose Mourinho predicted Manchester United director of football appointment

"'I think football is changing and managers should be called head coaches."<p>Barely 48 hours after Jose Mourinho uttered these words in the press …

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Juan Mata reveals the former Manchester United star he would love to play with

Throughout the years, Manchester United fans have never been short of heroes to salute.<p>Nor have the Red Devils ever been short of star players for …

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Arsenal: Jurgen Klopp and Pep Guardiola illustrate key virtue

The disparity between Arsenal and Manchester City was shown in stark terms on Sunday. But Pep Guardiola’s success, like Jurgen Klopp’s, illustrates …

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The problem with Jose Mourinho is that he needs to be loved

I’m sorry Jose, I just can’t bring myself to show you the love you need. And it feels like the players and the club just can’t do it either.<p>The fans …

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How Crystal Palace put the zing back into Wilfried Zaha after winger signs new five-year deal at Selhurst Park

There is one simple, startling fact that underlines why the five-year contract signed by Wilfried Zaha on Wednesday is of such importance to Crystal …

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Arsenal boss Unai Emery reminded of difficulties that lie ahead by grouchy Jose Mourinho at Manchester United

It wasn’t just Manchester City who provided a reminder of the seismic challenge Unai Emery faces at Arsenal this week.<p>While City underlined the …

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Why this season may be different for Everton FC

You could forgive Everton fans for being a touch pessimistic after the opening day draw with Wolverhampton Wanderers.<p>Conceding a late goal to a …

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Crystal Palace signing Wilfried Zaha to a new contract is no surprise, it's a relationship that continues to make both parties better

In the simplest of readings, this latest contract signed between Crystal Palace and Wilfried Zaha is an agreement - a recognition - that both sides …

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West Ham to train at London Stadium ahead of Bournemouth clash as Manuel Pellegrini looks to familiarise himself and new players with ground

West Ham will train at the London Stadium on Friday with Manuel Pellegrini keen to familiarise himself and his new players with the ground ahead of …

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Manchester United stars Marcus Rashford, Jesse Lingard and Andreas Pereira learned their trade at secret training base in the Slovakian mountains

MARCUS RASHFORD and Andreas Pereira both starred for Manchester United in the opening day win against Leicester City on Friday night.<p>And the star …

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How Sir Alex Ferguson's Retirement Stunted the Growth of Potential Superstar Wilfried Zaha

Tuesday 12th August, 2003. Almost 15 years to the day, a skinny, unfamiliar teenager rocked up at Old Trafford having been lauded as the next big …

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The Roar’s English Premier League review: Matchday 1

The 2018-19 English Premier League season kicked off over the weekend, with the promoted teams, some big spenders and the usual suspects keen to …

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West Ham Youngster Open to Loan Move as New Signings Threaten First Team Chances

Josh Cullen is still focused on his dream of becoming a first team regular for West Ham, but is ready to move on loan if he is not a part of Manuel …

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Seamus Coleman bemoans 'mollycoddled' new generation of footballers but admits 'it's just the way the game's gone… it's hard to stop it'

Everton defender Seamus Coleman believes the current generation of academy footballers are 'too mollycoddled' for their own good.<p>A 2009 signing from …

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Manchester United are set to appoint their first-ever Director of Football… but what will the role involve at Old Trafford and who is in the frame?

History is about to be made at Old Trafford, as Manchester United are set to appoint a director of football for the first time.<p>After a few seasons of …

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Manchester United are being damaged by their political pantomime

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Arsenal showed how not to beat Pep Guardiola in bewildering start from Unai Emery

Manchester City taught Arsenal a lesson at the Emirates on Sunday.<p>The rest of the Premier League can learn from the Gunners’ mistakes in their 2-0 …

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Gary Neville Says Jose Mourinho, Manchester United Are 'Painful to Watch'

Former Manchester United captain Gary Neville has said his former club are "painful to watch" under the leadership and tactics of manager Jose Mourinho.<p>Featuring on the <i>Second Captains</i> podcast (h/t Richard Fay of the <i>Manchester Evening News</i>), Neville expressed his displeasure at the style of football …

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Fiorentina Complete Season-Long Loan Signing of West Ham Midfielder Edimilson Fernandes

Fiorentina have completed the signing of West Ham midfielder Edimilson Fernandes on a season-long loan that will see him play for the Serie A club …

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