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Why did Uefa hand Azerbaijan hosting rights for the Europa League final?

The ruling body’s principle of rotating finals is a good one but the golden ticket has to be awarded for the right reasonsYou had to admire Uefa’s steadfastness in the face of unfortunate timing. The decision to award the hosting rights for this year’s…

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Chelsea’s Ruben Loftus-Cheek set to miss Europa League final with injury

• Loftus-Cheek suffers suspected achilles injury in charity game• Player on crutches after win against New England RevolutionChelsea are set to be without Ruben Loftus-Cheek in the Europa League final this month after the England midfielder suffered a …

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Chelsea’s Ruben Loftus-Cheek set to miss Europa League final with injury

• Loftus-Cheek suffers suspected achilles injury in charity game• Player on crutches after win against New England RevolutionChelsea are set to be without Ruben Loftus-Cheek in the Europa League final this month after the England midfielder suffered a …

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Premier League 2018-19 review: our predictions versus reality

We thought Manchester City would pip Liverpool to the title, but we also said Watford would go downWhat we said: “Pep Guardiola’s talented side look well placed to become the first team to retain the Premier League title since Manchester United did it …

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Unforgettable photos: the best of the 2018-19 Premier League season

Photo editor Jonny Weeks reviews a tumultuous football season through some of its best, weirdest and most defining imagesOn an average weekend, The Guardian receives around 12,000 photographs from Premier League matches via its staff, agency and contri…

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Chelsea footballer Danny Drinkwater admits drink-driving

Midfielder banned from driving for 20 months and given 70 hours’ community serviceThe Chelsea footballer Danny Drinkwater has been banned from driving for 20 months and ordered to do 70 hours’ community service after admitting to drink-driving.Drinkwat…

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The Dozen: the final weekend’s best Premier League photos

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

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Premier League 2018-19: the highs and lows of the season – video review

Liverpool’s attempt to dethrone Manchester City as Premier League champions ended in failure with the reigning champions completing the season with one more point than their title rivals.City claimed 98 points, just two shy of last season’s record-brea…

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Chelsea secure third place in Premier League with goalless draw at Leicester

There was sunshine and fond farewells but no goals on an afternoon when Leicester and Chelsea served up the Premier League’s only final-day stalemate. Spills but not enough thrills was the story of a game that saw Leicester supporters recognise the con…

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Premier League final day: Tottenham v Everton, Manchester United v Cardiff and more – live!

All the action from the final day of the Premier League seasonPremier League fans’ verdicts: part one and part twoFeel free to email Daniel or to tweet @DanielHarris 12.05pm BST In football more than in any other walk of life, people “run out of superl…

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Premier League 2018-19 fans’ verdicts. Part one: Arsenal to Huddersfield

Fans review the season with one game to play – the stars, the flops and the moments that made them smile• Part 2: Leicester to WolvesEmery is entitled to a bit of a free pass in this transitional season but inevitably there’s a mood of discontent over …

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English fans warned to beware ticket touts in rush for European finals

Some websites list £10,000 tickets for Liverpool-Tottenham Champions League final in MadridFans travelling to the finals of Europe’s two major club competitions have been warned about touts who are willing to exploit their eagerness to get to the match…

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All the game can share in English clubs’ dizzying European glory | Sachin Nakrani

Premier League lockout of European finals has a global dimension that should not be ignoredGeorge Sephton has been Liverpool’s stadium announcer for 48 years and is such a part of the furniture there that he is known as The Voice of Anfield. His is a l…

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Maurizio Sarri unhappy at Chelsea’s untimely charity fixture in Boston

• Coach says players need rest before Europa League final• David Luiz signs new contract to stay at Stamford Bridge Maurizio Sarri has risked incurring the wrath of Roman Abramovich after claiming Chelsea’s charity fixture against New England Revolutio…

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Fikayo Tomori: ‘Chelsea’s loanees want the same thing but I’m focused on Derby’

Derby’s player of the season relishes playing for Frank Lampard against Leeds in the Championship play-offs knowing victory could set up a final with Aston Villa and Tammy AbrahamHaving called Chelsea home since the age of seven, Fikayo Tomori is well…

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Fikayo Tomori: ‘Chelsea’s loanees want the same thing but I’m focused on Derby’

Derby’s player of the season relishes playing for Frank Lampard against Leeds in the Championship play-offs knowing victory could set up a final with Aston Villa and Tammy AbrahamHaving called Chelsea home since the age of seven, Fikayo Tomori is well…

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Fikayo Tomori: ‘Chelsea’s loanees want the same thing but I’m focused on Derby’

Derby’s player of the season relishes playing for Frank Lampard against Leeds in the Championship play-offs knowing victory could set up a final with Aston Villa and Tammy AbrahamHaving called Chelsea home since the age of seven, Fikayo Tomori is well…

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Leicester v Chelsea: match preview

On the face of it, there is little for either club to play for here, with Chelsea guaranteed a top-four spot and Leicester no longer in with a chance of catching seventh-placed Wolves. Brendan Rodgers will, however, want to sign off the season in style…

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How English football rules Europe (with a little help from foreigners)

For the first time four teams from the same country will contest the two major European finals. How has England done it?As Eden Hazard walked up to take his penalty for Chelsea against Eintracht Frankfurt on Thursday night he not only had his club’s fa…

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English fans hit out at Uefa over ‘extortionate’ cost of going to finals

Supporters of Liverpool, Spurs, Arsenal and Chelsea irate at high cost of watching the gamesFans of the four English clubs to have made it to Europe’s two main football finals have joined forces to criticise Uefa’s disregard for the “extortionate costs…