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Southgate, Clarke and Mings react to racist chants at Bulgaria v England – video

England’s Euro 2020 qualifier against Bulgaria in Sofia came close to being abandoned on Monday night after home fans repeatedly racially abused Tyrone Mings and other black players on what the Football Association chairman, Greg Clarke, described as ‘…

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England fans clash with Prague police before defeat to Czech Republic – video

England fans clashed with police in Prague on Friday prior to their team’s to Czech Republic – the first time England have lost a qualifier for a major tournament in 10 years. The violence erupted when bottles were thrown towards armed officers in riot…

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Tearful Jill Ellis on her ‘unbelievable journey’ as USWNT coach – video

Jill Ellis has taken charge of her last game as US national team manager, leaving as the most successful coach in its history. During her tenure as coach, she won two Women’s World Cups and finished with a record of 106 victories out of 132 matches. An…

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Solskjær apologises as Bruce praises Matty Longstaff after Newcastle beat Manchester United – video

‘I’ve got to say sorry to the fans,’ Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjær said after 1-0 loss to lowly Newcastle United. He said the team didn’t seem to be able to control the ball: ‘It was a hot potato … bouncing off our feet.’  Newcas…

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‘We will bounce back’: Pochettino on Tottenham’s 3-0 defeat to Brighton – video

The Tottenham manager, Mauricio Pochettino, addressed his team’s 3-0 defeat to Brighton in the Premier League on Saturday, saying Spurs would bounce back stronger. ‘We need to feel the responsibility and take charge of that responsibility,’ he added. I…

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‘We have to stick together’: Mauricio Pochettino addresses Tottenham’s slump – video

The Tottenham manager, Mauricio Pochettino, addressed his team’s slump in form three days after their humiliating 7-2 home defeat to Bayern Munich in the Champions League, saying that this is the moment for the squad to stick together.’We know very wel…

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‘It’s a different era’: Solskjær admits Manchester United have lost their fear factor – video

The Manchester United manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjær, said his side ‘haven’t been good enough’ as they aim to put their dismal recent form behind them with a Premier League game against second-from-bottom Newcastle on Sunday.Solskjær was speaking after U…

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Spectacular double overhead kick in Thai League football match – video

It’s rare enough to see an overhead kick goal in a game, but one match in the Thai League produced a double one as two players both jumped into the air. The pair, who play for Nakhon Ratchasima FC, leapt at the same time and both attempted an overhead …

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Jürgen Klopp on fielding ineligible player: ‘If it was our fault, we need to be punished’ – video

Jürgen Klopp has admitted he is expecting his Liverpool side to be punished after they fielded an ineligible player in the Carabao Cup. Pedro Chirivella played against MK Dons without international clearance. As a result the side could potentially be e…

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Pep Guardiola defends Bernardo Silva over tweet that sparked racism row – video

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola defended midfielder Bernardo Silva on Friday after the Portuguese player sent – and then deleted – a controversial tweet that sparked a racism row this week.Silva tweeted two pictures side-by-side – one of his team…

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Milan football giants unveil plans for stadium to replace San Siro – video

Milan and Inter have revealed two shortlisted designs for a new 60,000-seat stadium, to be built next to their iconic San Siro home. The plans include renovating the San Siro area to create a new sports and entertainment district. The stadium is expect…

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Derby County boss Cocu on ‘alcohol-related’ crash involving players – video

Derby have condemned an ‘alcohol-related incident’ that has led to captain Richard Keogh being ruled out until the end of the season because of a serious knee injury. The Rams have revealed Keogh was among those who continued drinking after a team-buil…

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Rochdale teenager Luke Matheson on scoring at Manchester United – video

Reaction from 16-year-old Rochdale defender and college student Luke Matheson after his goalscoring heroics against Manchester United in the EFL Cup third round on Wednesday night.Only last month, Matheson was picking up his GCSE results – and will go …

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Rochdale teenager Luke Matheson on scoring at Manchester United – video

Reaction from 16-year-old Rochdale defender and college student Luke Matheson after his goalscoring heroics against Manchester United in the EFL Cup third round on Wednesday night.Only last month, Matheson was picking up his GCSE results – and will go …

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Spurs’ Mauricio Pochettino: We need to be all together, not to have different agendas – video

Tottenham’s turbulent week continued as they lost to League Two side Colchester United in the Carabao Cup. The tie finished 0-0 before Mauricio Pochettino’s side lost 4-3 on penalties. Speaking after the game the Tottenham manager admitted, ‘When you h…

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Pep Guardiola defends ‘open-minded’ Bernardo Silva over Mendy tweet – video

Pep Guardiola has defended Bernardo Silva against accusations of racism after he posted a controversial tweet to his Manchester City teammate Benjamin Mendy. Silva posted pictures on social media on Sunday comparing Mendy, with whom he also played at M…

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Two goals in first 30 seconds: halfway-line strike in U16 match sees instant reply – video

An under-16 football match between King’s Lynn Elite and Cogenhoe United began in highly-entertaining style when two goals were scored inside 30 seconds. Cogenhoe United took the lead straight after kick-off in the Junior Premier League. After falling …

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Two goals in first 30 seconds: halfway-line strike in U16 match sees instant reply – video

An under-16 football match between King’s Lynn Elite and Cogenhoe United began in highly-entertaining style when two goals were scored inside 30 seconds. Cogenhoe United took the lead straight after kick-off in the Junior Premier League. After falling …

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Two goals in first 30 seconds: halfway-line strike in U16 match sees instant reply – video

An under-16 football match between King’s Lynn Elite and Cogenhoe United began in highly-entertaining style when two goals were scored inside 30 seconds. Cogenhoe United took the lead straight after kick-off in the Junior Premier League. After falling …

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The Dozen: City’s blitz and Azpilicueta’s false joy – the best Premier League pictures

Our picture editors choose their favourite images from the weekend’s action Continue reading…