1:02 AM EST, Wed November 25, 2020
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10 things you need for matchday at home

PREMIER League clubs returned to action in June and supporters have been forced to swap their season tickets for the sofa as games have continued behind closed doors. But with more top-flight football available on TV than ever before, the view from the comfort of our own homes actually sounds rather cosy compared to warm […]
6 hours ago

Rio Ferdinand ‘very impressed’ with Donny van de Beek as Man Utd legend calls for ‘refreshing’ star to play in Prem

RIO FERDINAND has called for Donny van de Beek to be given a chance in the Premier League. The Dutch midfielder arrived at Manchester United for £40million in the summer from Ajax. Despite that hefty price tag, boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has rarely used him in the top-flight so far, restricting him mainly to outings […]
6 hours ago

Premier League fans CAN sing on return to grounds but coronavirus ‘code of conduct’ to rule out hugging

RETURNING fans will be able to sing but not hug. The Government plans to enforce a ‘code of conduct’ for spectators as a condition of the grounds being opened for the first time in nine months. Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden confirmed clubs will be allowed up to 4,000 fans from next Wednesday — depending on […]
7 hours ago

Watch Ferencvaros star goad Cristiano Ronaldo with ‘Siiiu’ cele… only for Juventus legend to retaliate with screamer

FERENCVAROS star Myrto Uzuni mocked Cristiano Ronaldo only to feel the full power of the Juventus star’s wrath on Tuesday night. The Albanian winger, 25, gave the Hungarian minnows a shock lead in Italy after he poked home the first goal of the game. Having been thumped 4-1 by Juventus at home earlier this season, […]
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Frank Lampard admits Olivier Giroud has given him ‘problem’ after netting Chelsea’s winner vs Rennes amid transfer talk

UNSETTLED Olivier Giroud’s stoppage time winner put Chelsea into the knock-out stages and left Frank Lampard admitting: He’s given me a problem. Giroud’s late header secured the win over Rennes to ensure qualification for the last-16 days after cast doubts over his Blues future because of a lack of game time. The 34-year-old could seek […]
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Man Utd verdict: Solskjaer must trust Van de Beek in Premier League soon as £40m star is creative spark vs Basaksehir

WHAT MORE does Donny van de Beek have to do to be trusted in the Premier League? Since his £40m summer arrival at Manchester United from Ajax, the Dutchman has started three out of four Champions League group games, including last night’s stroll past Istanbul Basaksehir. It was a performance full of forward-thinking efficiency, consistency […]
7 hours ago

Cavani and van de Beek produce the goods for Man Utd while Fernandes is undoubtedly the new Cantona-esque talisman

A FIRST HALF blitz ensured Manchester United blew Istanbul Basaksehir away to claim the points in the Champions League. It should have been game over after just 35 minutes after a Bruno Fernandes brace and a Marcus Rashford penalty fired them into a 3-0 lead. But the visitors refused to give up and caused several […]
7 hours ago

Erling Haaland, 20, overtakes Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane in Champions League goal charts with double in Dortmund win

ERLING HAALAND has now scored more Champions League goals than Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane at the age of just 20. The Norwegian wonderkid has now scored 16 times in Europe’s top competition after his double for Borussia Dortmund against Club Brugge on Tuesday night. Haaland has been in exceptional form in his first full season […]
8 hours ago

Liverpool exploit loophole in Premier League’s coronavirus rules as Mo Salah returns just FIVE days after positive test

LIVERPOOL will benefit from a loophole in the Premier League’s Covid-19 rules which saw Mo Salah return just FIVE days after a positive test. Salah is in line to play in tonight’s Champions League clash against Atalanta after being able to start training again on Monday. That is despite Prem rules stating stars cannot train […]
8 hours ago

Anton Ferdinand subjected to sickening racial abuse on social media after plugging his new anti-racism TV documentary

ANTON FERDINAND has been racially abused — days before his racism documentary is aired. Ferdinand, 35, was abused on Instagram after plugging Anton Ferdinand: Football, Racism and Me, which will be screened by the BBC on Monday. He posted: “In the doc, I explore the issue of racial abuse in the game, talking about my own […]
8 hours ago

Man Utd 4 Istanbul Basaksehir 1: Fernandes, Rashford and James strike as Red Devils get revenge for Istanbul shocker

THIS IS WHAT Manchester United can do, in form and in the mood. Can we see this every week? Their fans will ask. Never mind it was just Istanbul Basaksehir, a club formed just six years ago. This is a side that broke the monopoly of the big three in Turkey last season to lift […]
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Thiago Silva is a ‘Rolls Royce’ and only Virgil van Dijk is better in Premier League, says Chelsea legend Joe Cole

THIAGO SILVA is the Premier League’s second-best centre-back after Virgil van Dijk. That’s according to Joe Cole, who has hailed the veteran Chelsea star as a ‘Rolls Royce’ of a player. Silva, 36, made a surprise free transfer to Stamford Bridge after leaving Paris Saint-Germain in August. Despite a shaky start, the Brazilian has since […]
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Man Utd legend Scholes left baffled after selfless Fernandes gives up hat-trick chance AGAIN to hand pen to Rashford

MANCHESTER UNITED legend Paul Scholes was left baffled after Bruno Fernandes selflessly gave up the chance to grab a hat-trick AGAIN to hand Marcus Rashford penalty duties. The Portuguese playmaker, 26, once claimed he ‘doesn’t care’ who scores, so long as he’s helping the team. And he proved that for a second time in three […]
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Chelsea verdict: Fatigued Blues show they have grown since last season after battling for crucial Rennes win

WATCHING Chelsea versus Rennes tonight was a bit like travelling back in time a year to last season; it was very much typical Chelsea under Frank Lampard. Chelsea were leading 1-0 throughout the majority of the game and were largely in control, albeit a few moments where Rennes were looking a threat. But it was […]
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Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Gareth Bale could be joined by ‘thousands’ of players in questioning use of image in FIFA 21

ZLATAN IBRAHIMOVIC and Gareth Bale could be joined by ‘thousands’ of players in questioning the use of their likeness in FIFA 21, according to reports. On Monday, the Swedish striker, 39, let rip at the famous EA Sports game for using his ‘name and face’ without his permission. Ibrahimovic tweeted: “Who gave FIFA EA Sport […]