Manuel Pellegrini

Does latest report show West Ham missed out on even better option than Yarmolenko this summer?

After Xherdan Shaqiri made his Liverpool debut against West Ham, coming on as a second-half substitute as Jurgen Klopp’s side handed out an opening …

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Betting: West Ham just 2/1 to sign Pellegrini favourite on free transfer with deadline passed

West Ham United could still add a new face to their squad this summer.

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We don’t have to win the Champions League to be successful, Manchester City’s Kevin De Bruyne

The reigning English champions were knocked of Europe’s premier competition in the quarter-final stage by Liverpool.<p>Reigning English champions …

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Chelsea vs Arsenal may be Europa League final dress rehearsal as rivals rebuild in Manchester City's shadow

Baku, here we come. May 29, 2019.<p>Pencil in the date, Chelsea and Arsenal fans. Saturday’s meeting of the two sides at Stamford Bridge could be a …

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Soccer: Pelle double as Shandong stay on Beijing's heels

Shandong Luneng beat Hebei China Fortune 3-1 on Wednesday to stay one point behind leaders Beijing Guoan and increase the pressure on former Wales manager Chris Coleman.<p>Ex-Southampton striker Graziano Pelle scored twice and Diego Tardelli added a third for Li Xuepeng's team as Shandong kept within …

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Mexicans Abroad: Jimenez scores in PL debut, Lozano picks up where he left off

The new Wolves forward made an immediate impact, while 'Chucky' continues to find success with PSV<p>Some of Europe's top leagues returned to play over the weekend, and there were plenty of Mexican players involved in the action.<p><b>Raul Jimenez</b> had a fantastic Premier League debut, scoring a goal in the …

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Premier League news: Chelsea vs Arsenal live updates and the latest ahead of the weekend’s fixtures

Welcome to the Evening Standard’s rolling news coverage ahead of the weekend’s Premier League fixtures.<p>The main event sees Chelsea host Arsenal at …

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Best Summer Transfers XI for the 2018/19 Premier League

The recently concluded Premier League transfer window was by far one of the most intriguing ones seen in recent times.<p>Top clubs like Chelsea, …

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ISL: Club owners show South American head coaches the red card

There is a visible lack of South American representation when it comes to head coaches in the Indian Super League...<p>When the fifth edition of the Indian Super League (ISL) kicks off later this year, there will be no South American head coach sitting in the dugouts of the 10 franchises.<p>There would …

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Hughes confident Armstrong will be okay

Summer signing Stuart Armstrong impressed on his Southampton debut until injury forced the midfielder off on the hour mark.<p>The 26-year-old, who …

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Premier League round 2 preview: West Ham in need of three points at home

Last year’s surprise package Burnley also play first home game, while Liverpool travel to Crystal Palace on Monday<p>There was certainly no shortage of …

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West Ham vs Bournemouth: Premier League 2018-19 prediction, tickets, betting tips and odds, how to watch live stream online, what TV channel, kick-off time, team news and line-ups, head to head history

West Ham were dismantled by Liverpool in their opening match of the new Premier League season but have the chance to put that behind them at home to …

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£22 million West Ham signing had a lucky escape

West Ham defender Issa Diop missed their weekend mauling.

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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 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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Premier League helped by early deadline but were teams ready to play?

The 2018-19 Premier League season is well and truly underway and for once, that phrase feels appropriate.<p>The English top-flight always commences in …

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Liverpool midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum makes telling comment about Man City

Pressure, what is pressure?<p>So smiled Pep Guardiola as he reminded reporters before the start of the season that he is used to dealing with whatever …

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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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Premier League questions: Romelu Lukaku and Eden Hazard to fire?

Manchester United, Manchester City and Liverpool live on Sky Sports this weekend<p>It's round two of the 2018/19 Premier League season this weekend, but …

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Man City winger Patrick Roberts set for loan move to Girona

Patrick Roberts is set for another season away from the Etihad as he nears a move to La Liga club Girona.<p>The former Fulham prospect played three …

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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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Jorginho, Mitrovic, Kovacic, Sokratis, Wilshere and the summer transfer window's best signings

The use of statistics in football can be a thorny subject. Some fans take great interest in what the numbers say about how a player or team are …

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Liverpool 4-0 West Ham United | Tactical Breakdown of Naby Keita's role

Liverpool took on West Ham United in their opening game of the new Premier League season as Klopp’s men aimed to get off to a quick start and grab …

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From Pep Guardiola's one of a kind watch to David Wagner's bargain buy, here are the timepieces picked by the Premier League bosses

IT'S safe to say that all eyes weren't on the pitch when the Premier League kicked off this weekend.<p>The managers stole the show as they flaunted …

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Pellegrini: Irons must do better

West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini admits his players need to show improvement in their upcoming Premier League games after a 4-0 defeat at Liverpool …

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How Keita showed he can help perfect Liverpool's style

<b>If it all looked a little too easy for Liverpool in their 4-0 win over West Ham, this was thanks to hours of work on the training ground and two new</b> …

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Three things Arsenal manager Unai Emery must change after defeat to Manchester City

The opening weekend of the 2018/19 Premier League season certainly did not disappoint.<p>There were plenty of goals, a few comical gaffes, a red card, …

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Liverpool wastes little time in getting its title challenge started

No one seems to have told Liverpool that August is the time for working out the kinks in the Premier League, as Jurgen Klopp’s men already looked to …

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Window closed, but has Pellegrini just taken his biggest transfer gamble at West Ham?

Manuel Pellegrini has sanctioned a loan move for West Ham United's Edimilson Fernandes to join Fiorentina.

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Paul Pogba and Dele Alli's Streak: 10 Interesting Stats From Matchday 1 of the Premier League

​The 2018/19 Premier League season started off with a bang over the weekend with a number of high-profile fixtures taking place. ​Manchester City …

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