English Football

The real reason behind Kevin De Bruyne’s ‘2-1’ celebration in Manchester City’s win over Tottenham

Kevin De Bruyne opted for a special celebration after scoring Manchester City’s second in their 4-1 win over Tottenham on Saturday.<p>Pep Guardola’s …

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La Liga: Torres lifts Atleti into 2nd, just 3 points behind Barca

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Fernando Torres’ first goal in the Spanish league this season gave Atletico Madrid a hard-fought 1-0 win over Alaves on …

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Chelsea legend Didier Drogba shows off dramatic new look - and nobody can believe what he has done

Didier Drogba has left fans stunned with his dramatic new look.<p>The Ivorian, 39, is still playing with USL side Phoenix Rising but plans to retire at …

English Premier League

The lonely existence of Liverpool's forgotten £20m man and will January finally bring an end to it?

Rotation is the current watchword at Liverpool.<p>Jurgen Klopp keeps on ringing the changes but one £20million signing remains firmly in the shadows at …

English Premier League

Jose Mourinho Told He Can't Serve His Man Utd Players and Staff Their Christmas Lunch

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has been banned from serving Christmas lunch to his players and staff at their training ground.<p>Louis van Gaal …

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EXTRA TIME: 'The new me' - Didier Drogba debut hilarious new look

Chelsea legend Didier Drogba has left fans stunned after appearing without his famous sleek ponytail.<p>The ex-Cote d’Ivoire international who scored …

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Seven heaven to heavens above – Jürgen Klopp battles with Liverpool’s blips

After sparkling against Spartak, Anfield’s finest struggled against mediocre Everton and West Brom, but at least they can count on Mohamed Salah<p>Liverpool are starting to do the mid-season disappointment thing all over again. They hit a fantastic high with seven goals against Spartak Moscow, only to …

English Premier League

Liverpool target Virgil van Dijk dropped by Southampton amid transfer rumours

Liverpool target Virgil van Dijk has been dropped by Southampton for their important clash against Chelsea this afternoon, with Mauricio Pellegrino …

English Premier League

City showed Spurs how much they need to improve - Pochettino

MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) - Manchester City’s 4-1 hammering of Tottenham highlighted just how much the London club need to improve if they are to play for the title, manager Mauricio Pochettino said after Saturday’s loss.<p>Soccer Football - Premier League - Manchester City vs Tottenham Hotspur - …

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Mauricio Pellegrino admits he 'can't control' Virgil van Dijk's future after benching defender for loss at Chelsea

Mauricio Pellegrino admitted he could not control whether or not Virgil van Dijk will leave Southampton in January after dropping him for the defeat to Chelsea. And Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte did not rule out a move for Van Dijk as he underlined his admiration for the central defender.<p>Chelsea …

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Liverpool scouts nagged Jurgen Klopp until he signed Mohamed Salah

Jurgen Klopp has admitted the Liverpool scouting department relentlessly pestered him until he signed Mohamed Salah.<p>The attacker has been an …

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Huddersfield's Elias Kachunga opens the scoring against Watford FC

Off a Huddersfield corner kick, the ball falls to Elias Kachunga right in front of goal and he taps it over the line to make it 1-0 against Watford.

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Mark Hughes defiant as fans vent fury in Stoke loss to West Ham

• Miserable 3-0 home defeat to West Ham is Stoke’s fifth loss in six games • ‘I don’t want to be in a relegation battle; we need to do something about it’<p>An under-fire Mark Hughes insisted he is the man to turn Stoke City’s fortunes around after a chastening 3-0 home defeat by West Ham, their fifth …

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Wenger: Maitland-Niles is the future

Arsene Wenger has hailed Ainsley Maitland-Niles as a big part of Arsenal’s future after another impressive performance from the youngster today.<p>The …

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PHOTO: Twitter Goes into Meltdown as Chelsea Legend Drogba Unveils His Extraordinary New Haircut

Chelsea legend Didier Drogba has horrified and shocked his fans in equal measure, after uploading a picture of his radical new haircut to Twitter. …

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Manchester City showing no signs of slowing after eviscerating Tottenham

Manchester City keeps going and going and going.<p>With an emphatic 4-1 win over Tottenham on Saturday, Pep Guardiola's side stretched its record …

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Real Madrid line up Chelsea boss Antonio Conte to replace Zinedine Zidane

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has been identified by Real Madrid as their shock choice to replace Zinedine Zidane, according to reports.<p>Pressure has …

Soccer

Raheem Sterling 'racially abused and attacked' ahead of two-goal display in Manchester City's win over Spurs

Manchester City star Raheem Sterling was reportedly racially abused and physically assaulted on Saturday - just hours before scoring twice in his …

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Arsenal 1-0 Newcastle: 4 things we learned

1 Maitland-Niles justifies his selection<p>Sead Kolasinac has been one of Arsenal’s most consistent performers this season. When he was dropped in …

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Arsenal, Liverpool, Manchester United transfer news: Thomas Lemar, Philippe Coutinho, Jonny Evans

LIVERPOOL, Chelsea and Arsenal are all in the hunt for Thomas Lemar and the Frenchman has dropped a huge hint about which club he could join.<p>Plus …

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Everton watching Spain youth international left back

Espanyol need to sell, and the Blues have a glaring gap in the backline<p>Plenty of clubs are looking to improve their situation at left back, and there could be a fair few defenders moving when the January transfer window opens in about a fortnight.<p>Everton went into the season with no established …

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Juventus prepared to make Emre Can one of their highest earners

<b>Italian giants Juventus are said to be ready to make Emre Can one of their highest earning players and give him the starting role as their ‘No. 6’ in</b> …

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The stats which prove how much Naby Keita can improve Liverpool's midfield

When rumours spread that Liverpool could be bringing Naby Keita to the club a few months earlier than scheduled, you can understand why fans were …

English Premier League

Huddersfield's Aaron Mooy doubles the lead over Watford FC

Collin Quaner's cross finds its way to the back post and Aaron Mooy knocks the ball into the goal to extend Huddersfield's lead over Watford.

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Jamie Carragher: Time to stop moralising about top managers - we need their passion

He believed his demeanour could set the news agenda for the next few days, so carefully considered the message.<p>It was a view mocked at the time. …

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Didier Drogba shows off new bald look

The Toe Poke 22 minutes ago<p>Read<p>Royal wedding clashes with 2018 FA Cup final<p>Toe Poke 19 hours ago<p>Read<p>Arsenal's fun on Christmas Jumper Day<p>The Toe Poke …

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Liverpool boss admits multiple key players could leave in January

• <b>Neil Critchley admits a number of key players could leave Liverpool in January</b>• <b><br>U23s boss set to lose star men on loan deals</b>• <b><br>Harry Wilson tops the list</b> …

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Borussia Dortmund 2-1 Hoffenheim : Pulisic scores massive late winner for BVB

DORTMUND, GERMANY - DECEMBER 16: Christian Pulisic of Dortmund celebrates after scoring his team`s second goal with team mates during the Bundesliga …

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Marcos Alonso suspension causes Chelsea selection headache for Antonio Conte

Antonio Conte has admitted Marcos Alonso’s suspension comes at a bad time for Chelsea with Davide Zappacosta struggling with illness.<p>Alonso has been …

English Premier League

How do you beat Manchester City? Some suggestions for future foes

Sitting back didn't work. Neither did the counter, nor the high press. Teams of both equal and lesser quality have tried different things just to …

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