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Christian Pulisic admits frustration at limited playing time for Chelsea

• Winger vows to build on cameo in win over Southampton• ‘I want to be starting every game,’ says USA internationalChristian Pulisic has admitted frustration at not playing more for Chelsea since his £58m move from Borussia Dortmund and has vowed to bu…

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Chelsea’s senior players must set tone for youngsters, says Frank Lampard

Manager knows he cannot be a dictator at Stamford Bridge and wants older players to create the right environmentWhen it comes to maintaining discipline within his squad, Frank Lampard’s view is that he cannot be a dictator. Chelsea’s manager knows it i…

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Fikayo Tomori’s work ethic has earned England call-up, says Frank Lampard

• Defender in squad for first time for Euro 2020 qualifiers• ‘Everything you ask him to do he tries to do and more’Frank Lampard has identified Fikayo Tomori’s strong work ethic as a major factor behind the Chelsea defender’s inclusion in the England s…

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Fikayo Tomori’s work ethic has earned England call-up, says Frank Lampard

• Defender in squad for first time for Euro 2020 qualifiers• ‘Everything you ask him to do he tries to do and more’Frank Lampard has identified Fikayo Tomori’s strong work ethic as a major factor behind the Chelsea defender’s inclusion in the England s…

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Hudson-Odoi’s instant impact leaves Pulisic out in the cold at Chelsea | Jacob Steinberg

The £58m American youngster has fallen down the pecking order in recent weeks at Stamford BridgeChristian Pulisic wore a stony expression in the aftermath of Chelsea’s victory over Lille. The American winger had spent the evening kicking his heels in t…

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Hudson-Odoi’s instant impact leaves Pulisic out in the cold at Chelsea | Jacob Steinberg

The £58m American youngster has fallen down the pecking order in recent weeks at Stamford BridgeChristian Pulisic wore a stony expression in the aftermath of Chelsea’s victory over Lille. The American winger had spent the evening kicking his heels in t…

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Ross Barkley ‘naive’ to be out before European game, says Frank Lampard

• Chelsea manager says Barkley has admitted his mistake• Club face Lille in Champions League after Valencia defeatFrank Lampard has said that Ross Barkley was naive to go on a night out in the buildup to a Champions League game after the Chelsea midfie…

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West Ham fear Fabianski could be out for three months with thigh injury

• Poland international sustained injury against Bournemouth• Roberto is poised to deputise in the goalkeeper’s absenceWest Ham fear that Lukasz Fabianski will be out for at least three months after a scan showed the goalkeeper sustained a torn thigh mu…

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Kick It Out calls for FA action against Bernardo Silva over Mendy tweet

• Manchester City midfielder’s tweet being looked at by FA• Silva accused of using ‘racist stereotype’Kick It Out has called on the Football Association to take action against a “discriminatory” tweet by Bernardo Silva in reference to his Manchester Ci…

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FA looking into tweet posted by Manchester City’s Bernardo Silva

• Silva criticised for tweet with controversial Conguitos logo • City midfielder deleted the tweet later on SundayThe Football Association is looking into a tweet Bernardo Silva posted in reference to his team-mate Benjamin Mendy on Sunday. Continue re…

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Mason Mount already a go-to man for Lampard in his new-look Chelsea | Jacob Steinberg

The 20-year-old has played only five Premier League games but his manager will find the midfielder hard to replace if injury keeps him out of Sunday’s game against LiverpoolRelying on Eden Hazard to provide a creative spark is one thing; leaning on a 2…

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Callum Hudson-Odoi commits to Chelsea with new five-year contract

Forward gets big wage rise to £120,000 a weekHudson-Odoi the latest youngster to agree new Chelsea termsCallum Hudson-Odoi has signed a new five-year contract at Chelsea, nine months after he handed in a transfer request in an attempt to force a move t…

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Chelsea’s Ross Barkley vows to step up again despite costly penalty miss

• Late miss cost side draw against Valencia in Champions League• Barkley plays down argument with Willian before spot-kickRoss Barkley will not shy away from taking another penalty after arguing with Willian before his costly miss during Chelsea’s defe…

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Frank Lampard wary of Valencia threat despite off-field uncertainty

• Chelsea manager warns of threat posed by ‘fantastic’ side• Spanish club sacked Marcelino Garcia Toral last weekThe situation almost feels too perfect for Chelsea. There is a buzz around the place after the 5-2 victory over Wolves on Saturday, Tammy A…

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Frank Lampard says place in the top six cannot be guaranteed for Chelsea

• Transfer ban has prevented club from replacing Eden Hazard• ‘A top six you can’t write down. Teams are investing heavily’Frank Lampard has admitted Chelsea are at risk of losing their place in the top six this season. Chelsea’s transfer ban stopped t…

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England must learn from mistakes against Kosovo, says Jordan Henderson

• Squad will hold inquest when they meet next month• ‘It’s important to reflect … second half there was sloppiness‘Jordan Henderson has said England’s players will hold an inquest into the defensive failings that blighted the 5-3 win over Kosovo when…

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Ross Barkley flatters to deceive again and slips in England pecking order | Jacob Steinberg

He so often looks the part but the Chelsea midfielder put in a couple of frustrating displays in the past week and Gareth Southgate has plenty of other options to choose fromThere comes a point when a Ross Barkley run starts to feel like Ross Barkley’s…

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Gareth Southgate offers help to Declan Rice over abusive social media posts

England manager supports midfielder and his family after online threats over switch of allegiance from IrelandGareth Southgate has offered support to Declan Rice after the West Ham midfielder revealed he and his family received online threats following…

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The Fiver | Dressed in a manner best described as Fiverwear

Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!The Fiver was disappointed that Eric Cantona didn’t follow up his monologue about immortality at yesterday’s Big Cup draw by rolling back the years and jumping into the audience to flatten an audience …

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Javi Gracia needs to find a way to turn Watford’s worrying form around | Jacob Steinberg

The Spaniard is under pressure after Watford’s opening three Premier League defeats and must arrest their slide quicklyEveryone wanted to know Watford’s secret after they won their opening four league games last season. Javi Gracia, an unknown quantity…