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Richie Wellens driven by Alex Ferguson’s influence as Swindon soar | Ben Fisher

The League Two club’s manager is looking to create modern heroes at the club and feels stronger for a torrid spell at OldhamThe corridor outside the manager’s office and the surrounding arteries of the County Ground are adorned with snapshots of Swindo…

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Euro 2020 qualifying: Northern Ireland v Germany, Scotland v Belgium and more – live!

Updates from all the action in the Euro 2020 qualifying matchesScotland left reliant on play-offs, Wales keep Euro dreams aliveEmail ben.fisher@theguardian.com or tweet @benfisherj 7.41pm BST The teams trudge out of the tunnel at Hampden Park, and lik…

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Manchester City v Manchester United: Women’s Super League opener – live!

Updates from the 3pm BST kick-off at Etihad StadiumArsenal’s Daniëlle van de Donk on the new seasonWSL: Where to watch all the gamesEmail Ben here and tweet at @benfisherj 2.05pm BST Manchester City (4-4-2): Roebuck; Mannion, Houghton, Bonner, Stokes; …

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F1 Belgian Grand Prix – live!

Lap-by-lap coverage of the Formula One action from SpaAnthoine Hubert killed in F2 crash with CorreaEmail ben.fisher@theguardian.com or tweet @benfisherj 2.07pm BST Three minutes until the off at Spa-Francorchamps! We are a formation lap or so away fro…

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Matt and Joseph Mills: ‘Our parents can drive to the same ground now’ | Ben Fisher

Brothers Matt and Joseph Mills have had long careers. This season – for the first time – they are on the same side at Forest Green Rovers, who meet Bournemouth in the Carabao CupAs kids, with toy cars for goalposts and a washing line that doubled up as…

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Wilfried Bony helps Newport sharpen their cup claws for West Ham

League Two giant-killers have the experience of a former Premier League striker to draw on in the Carabao CupGiving heavyweights a fright has almost become the norm for Newport but the League Two side have limbered up for West Ham in the Carabao Cup on…

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Wilfried Bony helps Newport sharpen their cup claws for West Ham

League Two giant-killers have the experience of a former Premier League striker to draw on in the Carabao CupGiving heavyweights a fright has almost become the norm for Newport but the League Two side have limbered up for West Ham in the Carabao Cup on…

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West Brom’s Filip Krovinovic: ‘I like to steal things from how Modric plays’ | Ben Fisher

The Croatian midfielder, on loan from Benfica, on his family’s road trip with West Brom fans and his love of Harry PotterNot for the first time Filip Krovinovic is smiling. It is bucketing down at West Bromwich Albion’s training base but after making l…

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Football transfer rumours: Coutinho to PSG? Neymar back to Barça?

Today’s fluff is going nowhere fastThe noise is not going away. According to Le Parisien, officials from Paris Saint-Germain and Barcelona chewed the fat for more than three hours in a swanky hotel without managing to shake hands on any kind of deal fo…

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Football transfer rumours: Coutinho to PSG? Neymar back to Barça?

Today’s fluff is going nowhere fastThe noise is not going away. According to Le Parisien, officials from Paris Saint-Germain and Barcelona chewed the fat for more than three hours in a swanky hotel without managing to shake hands on any kind of deal fo…

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Newcastle United v Arsenal: Premier League – live!

Premier League updates from the 2pm BST kick-offLive scores – follow Leicester v Wolves and moreGet in touch! Email Ben or tweet @benfisherj 1.36pm BST A gentle reminder that Mesut Özil and Sead Kolasinac are absent because of “security concerns”. Poli…

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Premier League 2019?20 preview No 16: Southampton

Ralph Hasenhüttl is up for his first full season in charge and have recruited well in Che Adams and Moussa DjenepoGuardian writers’ predicted position: 13th (NB: this is not necessarily Ben Fisher’s prediction but the average of our writers’ tips)Last …

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Marcelo Bielsa and Leeds quickly show they will take some stopping | Ben Fisher

Despite a small squad and a handful of new recruits Leeds’s performance at Bristol City put down a markerLeeds’s season is 90 minutes old but they could not have made a more convincing start than a 3-1 win at Bristol City. The caveat is that blazing st…

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Manchester United tell Romelu Lukaku to delete controversial tweet

• Lukaku revealed confidential details of training session online• Striker, linked with Juventus and Inter, has since removed postManchester United have told Romelu Lukaku to delete a controversial social media post revealing confidential details of a …

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Salford City enter Football League determined to continue rapid rise

• Captain Liam Hogan says target is promotion to League One• Hogan defends Class of 92 co-owners from criticismThe Salford City captain, Liam Hogan, says the club’s ambition is to continue their rapid rise by winning a fifth promotion in six seasons. S…

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‘Do it for Justin’: Leyton Orient prepare for emotional kick-off

Two months after Justin Edinburgh died he remains an inspiration for the club he led back to League Two as managerIt is the day of the annual team photo at Brisbane Road, a staple of any season and an afternoon that always makes the league opener feel …

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Championship 2019-20 season preview

Fulham could bounce straight back with their four-man attack while Leeds are sure to be in the promotion mix and Neil Warnock’s Cardiff are not to be ignoredThere may not be an overwhelming favourite for automatic promotion but certain teams appear str…

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Championship 2019-20 season preview

Fulham could bounce straight back with their four-man attack while Leeds are sure to be in the promotion mix and Neil Warnock’s Cardiff are not to be ignoredThere may not be an overwhelming favourite for automatic promotion but certain teams appear str…

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Brighton close on £25m deal for Bristol City defender Adam Webster

City’s Lee Johnson admits club in difficult situationSigning would break Albion’s transfer recordBrighton & Hove Albion are confident of sealing a club-record deal worth £25m for the Bristol City defender Adam Webster. The 24-year-old centre-back w…

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League One 2019-20 season preview

Sunderland, so near after going so far last season, are fancied again with Portsmouth while Peterborough and post-Oyston Blackpool could challenge for play-off spotsIt was little solace to a sore Sunderland dressing room at Wembley in May when Jack Ros…