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‘They can’t believe they lost the league’, says Declan Rice as he lifts lid on Arsenal mood following summer transfer

‘They can’t believe they lost the league’, says Declan Rice as he lifts lid on Arsenal mood following summer transfer

ARSENAL stars cannot believe they missed out on Premier League glory last season. But Declan Rice believes the Gunners have learned from their mistakes and are finally ready to end their 20-year wait for a league title. The TimesArsenal spurned an eight-point lead as Manchester City won the Premier League title[/caption] Declan Rice believes the Gunners are now stronger for what happened last seasonGetty Mike Arteta‘s side were eight points clear with nine games to go 12 months ago, only to collapse in the final few months to hand Manchester City their third straight...
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Iconic Premier League stadium set to host Over 35s World Cup as TV companies line up to show inaugural tournament

Iconic Premier League stadium set to host Over 35s World Cup as TV companies line up to show inaugural tournament

ONE iconic Premier League stadium could host every single game of the inaugural Over 35s World Cup. The brand new tournament is set to take place for the first time ever this summer and St James’ Park is reportedly expected to be the host stadium for all seven games. GettySt James’ Park is set to host the first ever over 35s World Cup[/caption] According to the Mail Online, Newcastle’s raucous 52,000 seat stadium is the front runner to host every single match. It is claimed that the tournament’s organiser’s, the Elite Player’s Group (EPG), have been holding positive...
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Inside 102-year-old stadium unfit for Europe despite club’s incredible charge into Champions League spot

Inside 102-year-old stadium unfit for Europe despite club’s incredible charge into Champions League spot

STRADE BRESTOIS are writing history this season under manager Eric Roy as the club has never finished above eighth in the league. But the Ligue 1 underdogs are currently in second position and on course to qualify for the Champions League – but their stadium will be unfit to hold any games if they do so. GettyStrade Brestois’s 102-year-old stadium is unfit to hold Champions League games[/caption] GettyBrest are currently second in Ligue 1 and are in line to compete in Europe next year[/caption] GettyStadium Francis-Le Ble would need to undergo extensive work to hold European...
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Chelsea vs Brentford: Blues take on Thomas Frank’s side in huge Premier League London derby – kick-off time, team news

Chelsea vs Brentford: Blues take on Thomas Frank’s side in huge Premier League London derby – kick-off time, team news

CHELSEA will be looking to heap even more pressure on Thomas Frank with a win over Brentford. The Blues face the Bees at Stamford Bridge on Saturday in what could prove to be a tense West London derby. GettyChelsea returned to winning ways in midweek[/caption] GettyBrentford were well beaten by West Ham last time out[/caption] Mauricio Pochettino is in need of a win himself in the Premier League, with the club currently slumped in the bottom half. Chelsea sit 11th in the league after their draw with Manchester City in their last outing in the competition. To make matters...
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‘Infectious’ former Newcastle star who ‘lived his dream’ at boyhood club given classy farewell by Eddie Howe

‘Infectious’ former Newcastle star who ‘lived his dream’ at boyhood club given classy farewell by Eddie Howe

EDDIE HOWE has delivered a classy farewell message to an ex-Newcastle United star who has finally landed a new club. Sean Longstaff has been tipped for an England call-up by the Toon boss due to his displays in both the Premier League and Champions League this term. AFPEx-Newcastle ace Matty Longstaff has landed himself a new club[/caption] The star famously burst on the scene with a winning goal against Man UtdGetty The midfielder, 26, has been cheered on from the stands by his younger brother Matty, 23, who could quite easily have been making the headlines this season after his...
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Sheff Utd vs Chelsea clash moved with unique new kick-off time confirmed

Sheff Utd vs Chelsea clash moved with unique new kick-off time confirmed

CHELSEA’S visit to Sheffield United will now kick-off at 5:30pm. The fixture was originially scheduled in for Sunday April 7 at 1:30pm. GettySheffield United vs Chelsea will kick off at a different time[/caption] But following a consultation with Chelsea FC, the Premier League, Sheffield Council and South Yorkshire Police, the Blades have decided to change the time. THIS IS A DEVELOPING STORY.. The Sun is your go to destination for the best football, boxing and MMA news, real-life stories, jaw-dropping pictures and must-see video.Like us on Facebook at...
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Four words Mo Salah & Alexis Mac Allister taunt Liverpool captain Virgil van Dijk with every day that ‘drive him crazy’

Four words Mo Salah & Alexis Mac Allister taunt Liverpool captain Virgil van Dijk with every day that ‘drive him crazy’

ALEXIS MAC ALLISTER says he and Mohamed Salah taunt Virgil van Dijk every day with a Lionel Messi-inspired tease at Liverpool. Van Dijk was defeated by the Netherlands in the quarter-final of the 2022 World Cup against Messi’s Argentina. GettyAlexis MacAllister and Mo Salah tease Virgil van Dijk every day over World Cup 2022 defeat[/caption] The game ended in a competition record of 18 yellow cards and one red card with Messi calling Dijk’s teammate mate Wout Weghorst a “fool” after the game. After a 2-2 draw, Argentina won 4-3 on penalties meaning it’s a match Van Dijk...
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Captaincy & Booster options for Gameweek 26: Building a five-man Park the Bus defence around European fixtures

Captaincy & Booster options for Gameweek 26: Building a five-man Park the Bus defence around European fixtures

DREAM TEAM managers have a lot to mull over ahead of Gameweek 26 but the captaincy debate is likely to be a short one. Erling Haaland (£7.5m) plundered 41 points in Gameweek 25, over twice as many as the next-best performer, via an emphatic five-goal exhibition at Luton’s expense. Next in the Norwegian poacher’s sights are Manchester United and Copenhagen, who both face the daunting task of a visit to the Etihad in the coming days. In-form players from Liverpool, West Ham, Brighton and Aston Villa all look set for profitable outings this coming Gameweek but it’s almost...
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Why is there no 12.30pm kick off in the Premier League this weekend?

Why is there no 12.30pm kick off in the Premier League this weekend?

THE 2023/24 Premier League season is reaching the business end – and it’s heating up at both ends of the table. Liverpool, Manchester City and Arsenal are in an epic three-horse race for the title this campaign. There will be no 12.30pm kick off in the Premier League this weekendALAMY Pep Guardiola’s Treble winners make the short trip to bitter rivals Manchester United this weekend, while Jurgen Klopp’s league leaders travel to Nottingham Forest. Arsenal will be looking to continue their superb form as they go to Bramall Lane to face the Premier League‘s bottom side...
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Victor Osimhen ‘wants to join Chelsea’ over Man Utd and Arsenal, reveals Blues icon who is trying to seal transfer

Victor Osimhen ‘wants to join Chelsea’ over Man Utd and Arsenal, reveals Blues icon who is trying to seal transfer

A CHELSEA legend has claimed that Victor Osimhen wants to join the Blues. The 25-year-old Nigerian earned legendary status last season and was instrumental in Napoli ending their 33-year wait for the Serie A title. GettyReports are mounting that Chelsea are winning the race to sign Victor Osimhen[/caption] GettyJohn Obi Mikel says his fellow Nigerian wants to join the Blues[/caption] Osimhen scored 26 goals in 32 top-flight matches and has continued that red-hot form this term despite several controversies. The hotshot was linked with a host of Europe’s biggest clubs over the...
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Sky Sports reporter Melissa Reddy branded ‘so gorgeous’ as she shares pics with Man Utd and Liverpool stars

Sky Sports reporter Melissa Reddy branded ‘so gorgeous’ as she shares pics with Man Utd and Liverpool stars

MELISSA REDDY caught the eye of fans after sharing photos in her latest life update. The Sky Sports presenter has been busy interviewing Manchester United and Liverpool stars as well as working out in the gym. Instagram / @melissa_reddyMelissa Reddy shared some snaps of her recent adventures on social media[/caption] Instagram / @melissa_reddyFans loved the Ireland shirt she posed in[/caption] Instagram / @melissa_reddyMelissa interviewed Andre Onana recently[/caption] Instagram / @melissa_reddyShe also spoke to Cody Gakpo[/caption] In between work duties Melissa has been...
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Unemployed Juan Mata training in London as former Man Utd star gives update on his future after Vissel Kobe exit

Unemployed Juan Mata training in London as former Man Utd star gives update on his future after Vissel Kobe exit

FORMER Manchester United star Juan Mata is now training in London after departing Japanese side Vissel Kobe. The 35-year-old Spanish midfielder revealed that he has not yet decided on his next destination in football. Manchester United icon Juan Mata has given a life update on the future of his playing careerRex GettyMata won the league with his former side Vissel Kobe last term and is now back training in London[/caption] Currently a free agent, Mata has confirmed he will not be hanging up his boots just yet. The Spaniard may have made just one appearance for the club, coming...
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Man Utd send scout to Uefa U16s tournament to watch teen prodigy who is linked with Roma transfer

Man Utd send scout to Uefa U16s tournament to watch teen prodigy who is linked with Roma transfer

MANCHESTER UNITED have got their eyes on some more young talent from Denmark. The Red Devils splashed the cash on Rasmus Hojlund in the summer and are now keeping another rising star from Denmark on their radar. Manchester United have sent a scout to watch Denmark U16 star Jacob AmbaekAlamy According to reports United have a sent scout to the Uefa U16 development tournament to watch Demark U16 international Jacob Ambaek take part. The Manchester club are said to have a keen eye on the 15-year-old who plays centre-forward for his country’s youth set-up. Ambaek plays his club...
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‘They’re frightened to death’, rants Roy Keane as Man Utd legend blames Harry Maguire for team’s inability to press

‘They’re frightened to death’, rants Roy Keane as Man Utd legend blames Harry Maguire for team’s inability to press

ROY KEANE took aim at Manchester United’s “frightened to death” stars as he highlighted Harry Maguire as the reason why they cannot press. The Irishman, 52, spent 12 years as a player at Old Trafford and skippered them to huge success under Sir Alex Ferguson. YouTube/The OverlapRoy Keane (left) has explained why Harry Maguire is a big problem for Man Utd on The Overlap[/caption] GettyHe says the United players are ‘frightened to death’ to press in case Maguire gets caught out[/caption] These days the former midfielder regularly watches Erik ten Hag’s side as a pundit,...
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I was sold by Arsenal for just £600k – it’s my dream to return but it’ll cost them £43million

I was sold by Arsenal for just £600k – it’s my dream to return but it’ll cost them £43million

A FORMER Arsenal player that was sold for just £600,000 has said it would be his dream to return to his “favourite” club. The Dutch forward, 25, joined Arsenal‘s academy in 2015 from Ajax and spent two years with the Gunners before leaving for PSV in search of first-team football. GettyMalen has said it would be a ‘dream’ to return to Arsenal[/caption] Rex FeaturesHe played for Arsenal as a teenager[/caption] And after spending four years in Eindhoven, Donyell Malen moved to Bundesliga side Borussia Dortmund, where he has been in impressive form. The centre-forward...