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    Klopp hails ‘world-class’ Salah after netting 50th Premier League goal


    Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp hailed a “world-class” Mohamed Salah after the Egypt international brought up his 50th Premier League goal in a 4-3 win over Crystal...

    Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp hailed a “world-class” Mohamed Salah after the Egypt international brought up his 50th Premier League goal in a 4-3 win over Crystal Palace.

    Dyche left frustrated as late offside call denies Burnley win at Watford


    Sean Dyche believes Burnley should have taken all three points at Watford after Chris Wood’s injury-time strike was controversially chalked off for...

    Sean Dyche believes Burnley should have taken all three points at Watford after Chris Wood’s injury-time strike was controversially chalked off for offside.

    Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez hails Fabian Schar after brace in Cardiff victory


    Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez praised unlikely hero Fabian Schar after the defender struck twice to help secure a vital 3-0 Premier League victory over...

    Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez praised unlikely hero Fabian Schar after the defender struck twice to help secure a vital 3-0 Premier League victory over Cardiff.

    Arnautovic wasn’t mentally ready to play, says Hammers boss Pellegrini


    Manuel Pellegrini claimed Marko Arnautovic “has his head on another issue” after the player was left out of West Ham’s squad for the 2-0 defeat at...

    Manuel Pellegrini claimed Marko Arnautovic “has his head on another issue” after the player was left out of West Ham’s squad for the 2-0 defeat at Bournemouth.
    Man United make it a maginifcent seven under Solskjaer as Pogba penalty helps see off Brighton

    Man United make it a maginifcent seven under Solskjaer as Pogba penalty helps see off Brighton


    Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's record-breaking start to life in the Manchester United dugout continued as Paul Pogba and Marcus Rashford struck against Brighton to secure a seventh straight win in all...

    Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's record-breaking start to life in the Manchester United dugout continued as Paul Pogba and Marcus Rashford struck against Brighton to secure a seventh straight win in all competitions.
    Liverpool maintain title race advantage after coming from behind in high-scoring Crystal Palace clash

    Liverpool maintain title race advantage after coming from behind in high-scoring Crystal Palace clash


    Crystal Palace goalkeeper Julian Speroni's error gifted Liverpool the win to keep them on track in the title race after the Premier League leaders had almost squandered their advantage in a 4-3 victory at...

    Crystal Palace goalkeeper Julian Speroni's error gifted Liverpool the win to keep them on track in the title race after the Premier League leaders had almost squandered their advantage in a 4-3 victory at Anfield.

    Man Utd beat Brighton to make it seven wins out of seven under Solskjaer


    Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s record-breaking start to life in the Manchester United dugout continued as Paul Pogba and Marcus Rashford struck against Brighton to secure a seventh straight win in all...

    Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s record-breaking start to life in the Manchester United dugout continued as Paul Pogba and Marcus Rashford struck against Brighton to secure a seventh straight win in all competitions.

    Watford held in Burnley stalemate following Graham Taylor tributes


    Watford failed to deliver a fitting tribute to their former chairman Graham Taylor after they were held to a goalless draw by Burnley at Vicarage...

    Watford failed to deliver a fitting tribute to their former chairman Graham Taylor after they were held to a goalless draw by Burnley at Vicarage Road.

    Salah strikes twice in seven-goal thriller at Anfield


    Crystal Palace goalkeeper Julian Speroni’s error gifted Liverpool the win to keep them on track in the title race after the Premier League leaders had almost squandered their advantage in a 4-3 victory at...

    Crystal Palace goalkeeper Julian Speroni’s error gifted Liverpool the win to keep them on track in the title race after the Premier League leaders had almost squandered their advantage in a 4-3 victory at Anfield.

    Bournemouth end five-game winless run with victory over out-of-sorts West Ham


    West Ham struggled in the absence of unsettled forward Marko Arnautovic as Callum Wilson underlined his value to Bournemouth by setting them on course to victory at the Vitality...

    West Ham struggled in the absence of unsettled forward Marko Arnautovic as Callum Wilson underlined his value to Bournemouth by setting them on course to victory at the Vitality Stadium

    Newcastle cruise past Cardiff thanks to Fabian Schar double


    Fabian Schar scored the first goals of his Newcastle career to drag Rafael Benitez’s men out of the Premier League relegation zone with a 3-0 victory over...

    Fabian Schar scored the first goals of his Newcastle career to drag Rafael Benitez’s men out of the Premier League relegation zone with a 3-0 victory over Cardiff.

    No tears for Pochettino despite Kane injury


    Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino is not going to “cry” about his side’s injury...

    Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino is not going to “cry” about his side’s injury problems.

    Trent Alexander-Arnold signs five-year contract at Liverpool


    Liverpool defender Trent Alexander-Arnold has expressed his delight at signing a new long-term contract with the...

    Liverpool defender Trent Alexander-Arnold has expressed his delight at signing a new long-term contract with the club.

    'It is a different era' - Ole Gunnar Solskjaer on player power and why managers have to change


    Manchester United interim boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has admitted a shift in player power in the modern game has forced managers to change their approach, as he suggested 'old school' management may now be...

    Manchester United interim boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has admitted a shift in player power in the modern game has forced managers to change their approach, as he suggested 'old school' management may now be redundant.
    Arnautovic move hinges on replacement search

    Arnautovic move hinges on replacement search


    West Ham United will let Marko Arnautovic leave the club and move to China for €40 million (£35.2m) if they can sign a replacement before the January transfer window...

    West Ham United will let Marko Arnautovic leave the club and move to China for €40 million (£35.2m) if they can sign a replacement before the January transfer window closes.

    Chelsea clash is our 'small final,' admits Gunners boss as turbulence strikes


    A winter storm is raging at Arsenal, where off-field trouble has combined with an on-field wobble to make this the most testing period of the post-Arsene Wenger...

    A winter storm is raging at Arsenal, where off-field trouble has combined with an on-field wobble to make this the most testing period of the post-Arsene Wenger era.

    Klopp wary of Palace repeat upsetting latest title bid


    Jurgen Klopp had not given it a moment's consideration: not how Anfield would react, nor even the wider community in Liverpool but rather, the rest of the country and the supporters of all the other teams from all of the other towns and cities, should he...

    Jurgen Klopp had not given it a moment's consideration: not how Anfield would react, nor even the wider community in Liverpool but rather, the rest of the country and the supporters of all the other teams from all of the other towns and cities, should he steer the side he manages so well to their first league title in 29 years.

    'Everybody spies, sometimes,' admits Guardiola


    Pep Guardiola has admitted he was complicit in European football's culture of spying while at Barcelona and Bayern Munich but insisted it was not a practice he would be repeating in England with Manchester...

    Pep Guardiola has admitted he was complicit in European football's culture of spying while at Barcelona and Bayern Munich but insisted it was not a practice he would be repeating in England with Manchester City.

    Lindelof now enjoying a strange renaissance at Old Trafford


    It was a nip-and-tuck affair the last time Brighton and Hove Albion visited Old Trafford in the Premier League 15 months ago, a game that, in Ashley Young's opinion, swung on one moment in the 55th...

    It was a nip-and-tuck affair the last time Brighton and Hove Albion visited Old Trafford in the Premier League 15 months ago, a game that, in Ashley Young's opinion, swung on one moment in the 55th minute.

    Pochettino hoping to unearth next Spurs star from inside club


    Mauricio Pochettino says to try and find a replacement for Harry Kane in the transfer market would be a mistake and believes Tottenham have to find a “new star” from their...

    Mauricio Pochettino says to try and find a replacement for Harry Kane in the transfer market would be a mistake and believes Tottenham have to find a “new star” from their academy.

    Solskjaer: Embracing all that comes with modern footballers is key


    Manchester United caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer believes embracing everything that comes with modern footballers is key to getting the best out of...

    Manchester United caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer believes embracing everything that comes with modern footballers is key to getting the best out of them.

    Maurizio Sarri vows to stick with tactics at Chelsea


    Chelsea head coach Maurizio Sarri intends to stick rigidly to his tactical methods until his players are fully...

    Chelsea head coach Maurizio Sarri intends to stick rigidly to his tactical methods until his players are fully adapted.

    Man City may seek left-back in summer despite imminent Mendy return – Guardiola


    Manchester City will consider signing an alternative left-back in the summer despite Benjamin Mendy’s imminent return from injury, manager Pep Guardiola has...

    Manchester City will consider signing an alternative left-back in the summer despite Benjamin Mendy’s imminent return from injury, manager Pep Guardiola has said.

    Benitez: Cardiff clash important but not definitive


    Rafael Benitez has warned Newcastle that even victory in their crunch Premier League survival clash with Cardiff will not end their fears as they battle to avoid the...

    Rafael Benitez has warned Newcastle that even victory in their crunch Premier League survival clash with Cardiff will not end their fears as they battle to avoid the drop.

    Mauricio Pochettino: Spurs unlikely to buy new striker despite Harry Kane injury


    Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino says Harry Kane’s injury absence does not put pressure on his side to sign a striker in the January transfer...

    Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino says Harry Kane’s injury absence does not put pressure on his side to sign a striker in the January transfer window.

    Solskjaer rues Fellaini loss as ‘X Factor’ Belgian ruled out for up to a month


    Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Manchester United will miss Marouane Fellaini’s “X factor” for up to a month after the divisive midfielder sustained a calf...

    Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Manchester United will miss Marouane Fellaini’s “X factor” for up to a month after the divisive midfielder sustained a calf injury.

    Solskjaer tips Mourinho for quick return to management


    Ole Gunnar Solskjaer expects to see Manchester United predecessor Jose Mourinho back in management soon...

    Ole Gunnar Solskjaer expects to see Manchester United predecessor Jose Mourinho back in management soon enough.

    Ole Gunnar Solskjaer gives his reaction to Jose Mourinho's comments on player power at Manchester United


    Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has backed Jose Mourinho to return to the game after the Portuguese was quizzed on the first public comments from his predecessor since his departure as Manchester United manager last...

    Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has backed Jose Mourinho to return to the game after the Portuguese was quizzed on the first public comments from his predecessor since his departure as Manchester United manager last month.

    Marco Silva will keep playing Richarlison as striker


    Everton manager Marco Silva will continue to play Richarlison as a striker even if the winger is not in the best goalscoring...

    Everton manager Marco Silva will continue to play Richarlison as a striker even if the winger is not in the best goalscoring form.

    Football rumours from the media


    Manchester United are seeking to tie down Marcus Rashford with a bumper pay deal as big clubs such as Real Madrid and Juventus look to target the 21-year-old, the Mirror reports. United are poised to double the forward’s wages to £150,000 a week, it...

    Manchester United are seeking to tie down Marcus Rashford with a bumper pay deal as big clubs such as Real Madrid and Juventus look to target the 21-year-old, the Mirror reports. United are poised to double the forward’s wages to £150,000 a week, it says, in the hope to tempt their star man to a long-term deal at Old Trafford.
    Robertson: New deal a 'no-brainer'

    Robertson: New deal a 'no-brainer'


    Liverpool defender Andy Robertson said it was a "no-brainer" to extend his deal with the club after signing a new five-year...

    Liverpool defender Andy Robertson said it was a "no-brainer" to extend his deal with the club after signing a new five-year deal.
    O'Neill: Roy can help to make Forest great again

    O'Neill: Roy can help to make Forest great again


    Martin O'Neill has no fears about working with Roy Keane again and believes his influence was central to their better days with...

    Martin O'Neill has no fears about working with Roy Keane again and believes his influence was central to their better days with Ireland.
    Mourinho hits out at United, Pogba and player power

    Mourinho hits out at United, Pogba and player power


    Jose Mourinho has broken his silence in the wake of his sacking as Manchester United manager last month by launching what appears to be a thinly-veiled attack on the club's management structure, Paul Pogba and player...

    Jose Mourinho has broken his silence in the wake of his sacking as Manchester United manager last month by launching what appears to be a thinly-veiled attack on the club's management structure, Paul Pogba and player power.
    Lampard wins backing to sign Cole

    Lampard wins backing to sign Cole


    Derby County owner Mel Morris is prepared to back manager Frank Lampard with the signing of Ashley Cole until the end of the season, as the club push for promotion and make progress in the FA...

    Derby County owner Mel Morris is prepared to back manager Frank Lampard with the signing of Ashley Cole until the end of the season, as the club push for promotion and make progress in the FA Cup.

    'He has a couple of personal things to attend to' - Martin O'Neill reveals why Roy Keane is still mulling over Forest offer


    Martin O'Neill has revealed Roy Keane has yet to decide whether to join him in his Nottingham Forest coaching set-up, with family issues among the reasons for a delay in confirming his return to the City...

    Martin O'Neill has revealed Roy Keane has yet to decide whether to join him in his Nottingham Forest coaching set-up, with family issues among the reasons for a delay in confirming his return to the City Ground.

    Spider-Man Vardy has raised Foxes spirits, says Puel


    Claude Puel wants to be Leicester’s hero after Jamie Vardy’s superhuman effort to raise the Foxes’...

    Claude Puel wants to be Leicester’s hero after Jamie Vardy’s superhuman effort to raise the Foxes’ spirits.

    Hughton dismisses Paul Ince’s criticism of Solskjaer’s flying start


    Brighton boss Chris Hughton has praised Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s record-breaking impact at Manchester United in the wake of dismissive comments from Paul...

    Brighton boss Chris Hughton has praised Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s record-breaking impact at Manchester United in the wake of dismissive comments from Paul Ince.

    'When you are happy you are free' - Paul Pogba opens up on his revival under Old Gunnar Solskjaer


    Paul Pogba has suggested that Manchester United's players are relishing the opportunity to express themselves under interim boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, in comments that may be viewed as a snipe in the direction of departed manager Jose...

    Paul Pogba has suggested that Manchester United's players are relishing the opportunity to express themselves under interim boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, in comments that may be viewed as a snipe in the direction of departed manager Jose Mourinho.

    Paul Pogba tells Manchester United to keep the winning feeling going


    Paul Pogba has urged Manchester United to prove they have the characteristics of a big team by continuing their perfect record under caretaker boss Ole Gunnar...

    Paul Pogba has urged Manchester United to prove they have the characteristics of a big team by continuing their perfect record under caretaker boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.

    Marco Silva admits finances will limit Everton’s transfer activity in January


    Everton manager Marco Silva admits there will be more departures than arrivals this month as he has been told by the club’s board that finances are not available for new...

    Everton manager Marco Silva admits there will be more departures than arrivals this month as he has been told by the club’s board that finances are not available for new signings.

    Fabinho ready to slot in at the back for Liverpool


    Liverpool midfielder Fabinho's versatility could become a key factor for manager Jurgen Klopp over the next few...

    Liverpool midfielder Fabinho's versatility could become a key factor for manager Jurgen Klopp over the next few weeks.

    Arnautovic will not refuse to play – Pellegrini


    West Ham boss Manuel Pellegrini is confident wantaway striker Marko Arnautovic will not follow Dimitri Payet’s lead and go on...

    West Ham boss Manuel Pellegrini is confident wantaway striker Marko Arnautovic will not follow Dimitri Payet’s lead and go on strike.

    Hasenhuttl takes positives from FA Cup exit as focus switches to survival scrap


    Southampton boss Ralph Hasenhuttl hopes his players can take some positives out of the FA Cup replay penalty shoot-out defeat by Derby back into their Premier League survival...

    Southampton boss Ralph Hasenhuttl hopes his players can take some positives out of the FA Cup replay penalty shoot-out defeat by Derby back into their Premier League survival battle.

    Fabinho prepared to help out at the back


    Liverpool midfielder Fabinho’s versatility could become a key factor for manager Jurgen Klopp over the next few...

    Liverpool midfielder Fabinho’s versatility could become a key factor for manager Jurgen Klopp over the next few weeks.

    Gonzalo Higuain silent on Chelsea speculation


    Gonzalo Higuain declined to comment on reports of a move to Chelsea on his return to Italy in the early hours of Thursday...

    Gonzalo Higuain declined to comment on reports of a move to Chelsea on his return to Italy in the early hours of Thursday morning.

    Giuseppe Rossi loving his family reunion with Manchester United


    Giuseppe Rossi is back with the Manchester United family and looking to make up for lost time as the free agent steps up his search for a new...

    Giuseppe Rossi is back with the Manchester United family and looking to make up for lost time as the free agent steps up his search for a new club.

    Mousa Dembele agrees Guangzhou R&F deal


    Tottenham have agreed to sell Mousa Dembele to Chinese Super League side Guangzhou R&F for an undisclosed...

    Tottenham have agreed to sell Mousa Dembele to Chinese Super League side Guangzhou R&F for an undisclosed fee.

    Football rumours from the media


    Ajax’s price tag for Frenkie De Jong could prevent the midfielder joining Manchester City, the Mirror reports. Despite suggestions the 21-year-old wants a move to the Etihad, only Paris St Germain look willing to stump up the £66.4million wanted by...

    Ajax’s price tag for Frenkie De Jong could prevent the midfielder joining Manchester City, the Mirror reports. Despite suggestions the 21-year-old wants a move to the Etihad, only Paris St Germain look willing to stump up the £66.4million wanted by the Dutch club.

    Chelsea seek to make profit on Batshuayi before Higuain swoop


    Michy Batshuayi is desperate to complete a loan move to Monaco, despite Chelsea's attempt to recoup £40m (€45m) for the...

    Michy Batshuayi is desperate to complete a loan move to Monaco, despite Chelsea's attempt to recoup £40m (€45m) for the striker.
    Bielsa: I spied on everybody

    Bielsa: I spied on everybody


    Leeds United's manager Marcelo Bielsa, has admitted to orchestrating a spying campaign against every Championship...

    Leeds United's manager Marcelo Bielsa, has admitted to orchestrating a spying campaign against every Championship club.
    Paradise role could be just the start for dreamer Duff

    Paradise role could be just the start for dreamer Duff


    For someone considered for a long time as the baby of the Irish team, Damien Duff doesn't mind being in the same position again at Celtic - but his second schooling may drift him into senior...

    For someone considered for a long time as the baby of the Irish team, Damien Duff doesn't mind being in the same position again at Celtic - but his second schooling may drift him into senior management.
    Brennan bows out and leaves legacy few could match

    Brennan bows out and leaves legacy few could match


    Back in 2013 at the start of what turned into a memorable title-winning season for St Patrick's Athletic, manager Liam Buckley supplied a one-line answer to a question on his reasoning behind recruiting Killian...

    Back in 2013 at the start of what turned into a memorable title-winning season for St Patrick's Athletic, manager Liam Buckley supplied a one-line answer to a question on his reasoning behind recruiting Killian Brennan.
    FAI chief Delaney faces Oireachtas Committee

    FAI chief Delaney faces Oireachtas Committee


    John Delaney and Fran Gavin will appear before an Oireachtas Committee on February 20 to answer questions on governance within the FAI and national...

    John Delaney and Fran Gavin will appear before an Oireachtas Committee on February 20 to answer questions on governance within the FAI and national league.
    Skipper Keogh leads from the front for Derby as Saints go marching out of Cup

    Skipper Keogh leads from the front for Derby as Saints go marching out of Cup


    If only Ralph Hasenhuttl had tuned into Marcelo Bielsa's remarkable lecture on how to beat Derby County. The Southampton manager could clearly have learned something from his counterpart at Leeds United, who spent much of the afternoon detailing the...

    If only Ralph Hasenhuttl had tuned into Marcelo Bielsa's remarkable lecture on how to beat Derby County. The Southampton manager could clearly have learned something from his counterpart at Leeds United, who spent much of the afternoon detailing the strengths and weaknesses of a Derby side that showed enough quality to take this replay all the way before finally coming through a nerveless penalty shootout.
    Cristiano Ronaldo secures Italian Super Cup glory for Juventus

    Cristiano Ronaldo secures Italian Super Cup glory for Juventus


    Cristiano Ronaldo’s second-half goal secured a record eighth Italian Super Cup victory for Juventus as they beat AC Milan 1-0 in the Saudi Arabian city of Jeddah on...

    Cristiano Ronaldo’s second-half goal secured a record eighth Italian Super Cup victory for Juventus as they beat AC Milan 1-0 in the Saudi Arabian city of Jeddah on Wednesday.
    The inside story of Sven Mislintat’s shock Arsenal exit as club’s post Arsene Wenger plans suffer blow

    The inside story of Sven Mislintat’s shock Arsenal exit as club’s post Arsene Wenger plans suffer blow


    Not Cesc Fàbregas from Barcelona. Or Patrick Vieira from AC Milan. Or even Thierry Henry from Juventus, for a paltry £11m. No, those who walk Arsenal’s corridors of power instead privately concede that the greatest signing made during Arsène...

    Not Cesc Fàbregas from Barcelona. Or Patrick Vieira from AC Milan. Or even Thierry Henry from Juventus, for a paltry £11m. No, those who walk Arsenal’s corridors of power instead privately concede that the greatest signing made during Arsène Wenger’s 22 years in charge was Sven Mislintat, appointed as head of recruitment from Borussia Dortmund in November 2017 and seen as nothing short of vital to the future of the club.
    Arsenal defend ticket allocation for FA Cup clash with Manchester United following criticism

    Arsenal defend ticket allocation for FA Cup clash with Manchester United following criticism


    Arsenal have defended offering a smaller ticket allocation to Manchester United for their FA Cup fourth-round clash - with a leading fan group for the Red Devils labelling the decision...

    Arsenal have defended offering a smaller ticket allocation to Manchester United for their FA Cup fourth-round clash - with a leading fan group for the Red Devils labelling the decision "hypocritical".
    Marcelo Bielsa admits Leeds United have spied on every Championship opponent this season

    Marcelo Bielsa admits Leeds United have spied on every Championship opponent this season


    Leeds United manager Marcelo Bielsa admitted he has sent staff to spy on all of their Championship opponents this season in an eccentric press breifing which included a projector presentation of his tactical...

    Leeds United manager Marcelo Bielsa admitted he has sent staff to spy on all of their Championship opponents this season in an eccentric press breifing which included a projector presentation of his tactical analysis.

    Kane is latest star to suffer World Cup injury hangover


    Harry Kane’s injury continues the World Cup hangover which has seen several players sidelined already this...

    Harry Kane’s injury continues the World Cup hangover which has seen several players sidelined already this season.