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Philippe Coutinho wants to win the Champions League with Bayern Munich – video

Philippe Coutinho has joined the Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich on loan for one year, with the German club having an option to buy … for £109.8m. The 27-year-old moved to Barcelona from Liverpool in January 2018 but he has struggled to cement himse…

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Frank Lampard admits he was happier after 4-0 United defeat than Leicester draw – video

Frank Lampard’s wait for his first victory as Chelsea manager continues as his side were held to a 1-1 draw by Leicester. After a promising start Chelsea took the lead with a strike from Mason Mount, who spent last season on loan with Lampard at Derby …

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‘The mentality giants are in town’: Klopp reflects on beating Southampton – video

Liverpool beat Southampton 2-1 and secured an 11th successive top-flight victory to equal their best-ever Premier League winning run on Saturday. Jürgen Klopp hailed his team as ‘mentality giants’ after his team won the game on the back of their Super …

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Unai Emery sings praises of man-of-the-match Dani Ceballos – video

Arsenal manager Unai Emery spoke about  the impact of new signing Dani Ceballos, who put in a fine performance as his side beat Burnley 2-1. Ceballos put in a commanding display in the centre of the park and set up Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s…

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‘The game’s in a really poor state’: Burnley boss Sean Dyche rails against diving – video

Burnley manager Sean Dyche was critical of simulation in football after his side’s 2-1 loss to Arsenal on Saturday. Dyche added that he was concerned that the worst punishment a player could suffer was a yellow card. Lacazette and Aubameyang …

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Pep v Poch: Spurs manager jokingly suggests one-on-one competition with Guardiola – video

Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino jokingly suggested a one-on-one football competition between him and Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola to determine who is better at football.The Argentinian manager also said that he believes Guardiola…

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Frank Lampard ‘disgusted’ by racist abuse directed at Tammy Abraham – video

Frank Lampard has expressed his anger at racist abuse directed at striker Tammy Abraham on social media following Chelsea’s Uefa Super Cup loss to Liverpool. Abraham’s penalty was saved by Adrián to hand victory to Liverpool after 120 minutes. ‘I don’t…

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Arsenal manager Emery says Kolasinac and Özil are ready to return – video

Arsenal manager Unai Emery stressed on Thursday that Mesut Özil and Sead Kolasinac are both mentally ready to play against Burnley in the Premier League on Saturday, after they were the victims of a carjacking attempt last month. Continue reading…

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Arsenal manager Emery says Kolasinac and Özil are ready to return – video

Arsenal manager Unai Emery stressed on Thursday that Mesut Özil and Sead Kolasinac are both mentally ready to play against Burnley in the Premier League on Saturday, after they were the victims of a carjacking attempt last month. Continue reading…

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Jürgen Klopp ‘delighted’ for Liverpool penalty hero Adrián – video

Jürgen Klopp has hailed Adrián’s ‘incredible’ performance, after his new keeper made the decisive penalty shoot-out save to win Liverpool the European Super Cup. The Spanish goalkeeper, who was bought only last week, was deputising for Allison who was …

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Player dribbles past seven opponents to score stunning solo goal in Colombia – video

The final stage of Colombia’s Under-21 national championship produced a magical solo goal. In the 55th minute, with the scores level at 1-1, Norte de Santander’s Anderson Díaz took on five players, rounded the goalkeeper, faked past another defender be…

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Frank Lampard on ‘historical moment’ for referee Stéphanie Frappart – video

Frank Lampard has praised French referee Stéphanie Frappart ahead of his team’s match against Liverpool in the Uefa Super Cup on Wednesday. She becomes the first woman to officiate a major European men’s final. ‘I am very pleased to be a part of this m…

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Frank Lampard on ‘historical moment’ for referee Stéphanie Frappart – video

Frank Lampard has praised French referee Stéphanie Frappart ahead of his team’s match against Liverpool in the Uefa Super Cup on Wednesday. She becomes the first woman to officiate a major European men’s final. ‘I am very pleased to be a part of this m…

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‘Chelsea and Manchester United are at the same stage’: Frank Lampard on clubs’ development – video

Ahead of their first meeting of the season, new Chelsea head coach Frank Lampard said that he and his Manchester United counterpart, Ole Gunnar Solskjær, are starting on an equal footing given their respective club rebuilding projects. Continue reading…

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Pep Guardiola calls Manchester City ‘sloppy’ despite 5-0 win – video

Reigning Premier League champions Manchester City got their season off to a winning start with a 5-0 victory at West Ham United. Despite the scoreline, City manager Pep Guardiola was unconvinced by what he saw from his players in the first half, callin…

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Premier League summer 2019 transfer round-up – video

The Premier League’s summer transfer window has now shut and a late flurry of deadline day signings took Premier League spending for the summer up to £1.41bn.Earlier this week Harry Maguire became the world’s most expensive defender, after his £78m mov…

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Wayne Rooney says he is a player first in Derby County move – video

Derby County have confirmed that Wayne Rooney will join as a player-coach on an initial 18-month contract in January. Speaking to media, Rooney said he has ambitions to become a manager one day but will first focus on ‘helping the team win’. Roone…

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Wild scenes as São Paulo fans welcome new signing Dani Alves – video

Hundreds of São Paulo fans gave Dani Alves a hero’s welcome as the footballer arrived at Congonhas airport set to join their club on a free transfer. Alves, whose contract with Paris Saint-Germain expired in July, has reportedly signed a…

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Harry Maguire promises to ‘give everything I can’ after record move to Manchester United – video

Harry Maguire has joined Manchester United from Leicester City for a reported fee of £80 million, making him the world’s most expensive defender.‘It’s a really proud moment for myself to join such a big club,’ said the England international in an offic…

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‘Hey Congress, do something’: Bedoya uses goal celebration to demand end to gun violence – video

Philadelphia Union captain Alejandro Bedoya brought attention to this weekend’s mass shootings in Ohio and Texas when he called out Congress after scoring for his team in Washington DC.After Bedoya scored his team’s opening goal in their…