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Premier League: 10 talking points from the weekend’s action

Woefully leaky Fulham are on course to concede 100 goals, and is it nearly time for Álvaro Morata and Chelsea to part ways?On the eve of the new season Slavisa Jokanovic said Fulham “don’t have to change much but we need to be intelligent. We need to g…

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The Dozen: the weekend’s best Premier League photos

Your weekend round-up of the best photography from England’s top flightView the Dozen archive Continue reading…

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Manchester City hammer Burnley with Leroy Sané adding the finishing touch

Raheem Sterling was an unused substitute in this game, granted a rest after rediscovering his scoring touch with England. It might not do him any harm to realise how well Manchester City can operate without him, especially against sides as limited as B…

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Manchester City v Burnley: match preview

Kevin De Bruyne is back in contention following a serious knee injury which is hardly what Burnley want to hear as they arrive at a venue where domestic opponents can be torn apart. Sean Dyche’s side are 12 points worse off than the leaders so, as alwa…

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What makes a great football stadium?

What makes Anfield better than Wembley? Why did Juventus fans hate the Stadio delle Alpi? And why are West Ham fans unhappy? Architects and design experts offer some answersBy Sam Diss for MUNDIAL, part of the Guardian Sport NetworkI’m a West Ham fan. …

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Premier League: 10 things to look out for this weekend

José Mourinho will want to make a point at Stamford Bridge while Chris Hughton returns to a chaotic St James’s ParkIn Manchester United’s last match, against Newcastle, José Mourinho demonstrated some of the audacity with which he made his name. He mad…

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Burnley’s Ben Mee: ‘We’d targeted Europe for a season. Then it was snatched away’ | Dominic Fifield

Defender talks of his side’s struggle to emerge from their Europa League ‘hangover’ and why Manchester City should expect a tough game on SaturdayBen Mee is talking hangovers. Not the pounding kind induced by a night on the sauce. Rather the lingering …

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Premier League assistant managers: who are they and what do they do?

One shares a flat with his boss, another is known as the manager’s ‘brother’. A run-down of the men who help to shape their clubs’ successKnown as Carlos, the 45-year-old Spaniard is building up good relationships with the Arsenal players, even if he i…

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Premier League fans rate the season so far. Part one: Arsenal to Huddersfield

Fans assess the best and worst of the opening stages – top performers, biggest mistakes and the funniest moments• Part two: Leicester to WolvesBest performance? The chant of “We’ve got our Arsenal back” during the 5-1 flaying of Fulham summed up the se…

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Kirsty Linnett and Chris Wood: life as a professional football couple

She plays for Liverpool, he for Burnley. They discuss equal pay, the pain of discovering your club has folded and being harsh about each other’s gamesChris Wood and Kirsty Linnett remember vividly the day the reality of life as a professional football …

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Premier League: 10 talking points from the weekend’s action

A call to get tougher on diving, Arsenal are turning up the volume and Everton’s biggest investments are coming goodDeclan Rice faces a big decision over his international future after once again being left out of the Republic of Ireland squad for the …

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Christopher Schindler earns point for Huddersfield at Burnley

Christopher Schindler scored his first Premier League goal to earn Huddersfield their third point of the season at Burnley.The Clarets were looking for their third victory in a row and took the lead in the 20th minute through Sam Vokes, who could face …

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Christopher Schindler earns point for Huddersfield at Burnley

Christopher Schindler scored his first Premier League goal to earn Huddersfield their third point of the season at Burnley.The Clarets were looking for their third victory in a row and took the lead in the 20th minute through Sam Vokes, who could face …

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Burnley v Huddersfield Town: match preview

Successive wins have propelled Burnley to mid-table after an uncertain start to the season, they now sit just below Manchester United and Everton and will be looking to make it three in a row against bottom club Huddersfield. David Wagner’s side have b…

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Premier League: 10 things to look out for this weekend

Liverpool’s tiredness could play into Manchester City’s hands, Newcastle should throw caution to the wind and Harry Winks must take his Tottenham chance“It’s a game of small margins,” said Vincent Kompany of the season’s standout fixture to date betwee…

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Premier League: 10 talking points from the weekend’s action

David Luiz is impressing at Chelsea while Jordan Henderson’s place looks up for grabs and Huddersfield are on the rackBernd Leno was quick to do the decent thing and explain he was clearly not happy to see Petr Cech pull up with a hamstring injury, but…

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Premier League: 10 talking points from the weekend’s action

David Luiz is impressing at Chelsea while Jordan Henderson’s place looks up for grabs and Huddersfield are on the rackBernd Leno was quick to do the decent thing and explain he was clearly not happy to see Petr Cech pull up with a hamstring injury, but…

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Sam Vokes nods rejuvenated Burnley to victory over toothless Cardiff

These are still early days, yet it is already shaping up to be one of those seasons that turns into a slog for Cardiff City. Burnley at home felt like a welcome fixture on the face of it, especially on the back of conceding 12 goals against Arsenal, Ch…

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Cardiff City v Burnley: Premier League – live!

Minute-by-minute updates from the 16.00 BST kick-offCardiff City v Burnley: match previewSend your emails to Jacob here or tweet @JacobSteinberg 3.37pm BST Neil Warnock speaks about making four changes to take on Burnley. “They’re the best in the leagu…

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Cardiff City v Burnley: match preview

It is a little early to be talking about must-win games but Cardiff are already straying close to that territory. The fixture list has been unkind to them, with Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester City their past three opponents, but this is the sort of ma…