Wilshere might stay at Bournemouth beyond summer

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Arsenal loanee Jack Wilshere could stay at Bournemouth beyond next summer when his loan move expires, according to Bournemouth chairman Jeff Mostyn. Wilshere, who has consistently struggled with injuries in recent seasons, joined the South Coast club in pursuit of regular playing time this summer. The 24-year-old has already made three league appearances for his new club following his move on the transfer deadline day. He had a forgettable day in the 4-0 defeat against Manchester City, but he was one of the better players on the pitch when the…

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Chelsea linked with former Real Madrid star, Brazilian midfielder interests AC Milan

Chelsea have been linked with a move for Paris Saint-German winger Angel Di Maria. According to Goal.com (via Dan Balon), Blues manager Antonio Conte is a big fan of the player and wants to bring him to Stamford Bridge. The former Manchester United and Real Madrid player is reportedly unhappy at PSG following former Sevilla boss Unai Emery’s arrival at the club in summer. The Argentina international joined the French champions in a £44 million deal last summer following a disappointing one-year spell at United. He scored 15 goals in…

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Arsenal handed multiple injury boosts

Arsenal are in a nice run of form following their opening day defeat to Liverpool. The Gunners have remained unbeaten in all competitions following their 4-3 defeat to the Reds at Emirates Stadium, and on Saturday, registered their most impressive result of the season by defeating Chelsea 3-0. The North London club looked a far better side than their London neighbours in the derby, but their win was dampened by a knee injury to midfielder Francis Coquelin. The Frenchman suffered a knee injury in the first half of the game…

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New look to EPL Champions League representatives

English representation in Champions League has a different feel to it this year. The usual suspects such as Chelsea, Manchester United and Liverpool are missing from the tournament, while the likes of Tottenham and Leicester City are rubbing shoulders with the European elites. However, Manchester City and Arsenal have retained a certain level of familiarity in the club football’s biggest prize. It’s been four years since an English club last won the tournament, and this season, City represents Premier League’s biggest hope in the tournament. The last year’s semi-finalists now…

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What If Fans Could Swap Places with Professional Football Players?

Today, we want to talk about fans that often say things like “I could do better than Ronaldo!” or “This goalie is so bad, I would have saved that when I was a schoolboy!” Such statements surely sound like a joke when related to players like Messi or Ibrahimović. However, many people tend to say it pretty seriously when discussing performances of lesser known players. Yes, some players may underperform from time to time. Some players may underperform constantly. However, it doesn’t mean that an observer can just jump in…

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Filipe Luis and Luis Suarez quarrel following La Liga clash

Atletico Madrid defender Filipe Luis and Barcelona striker Luis Suarez exchanged remarks about each other following the 1-1 draw between both sides in La Liga on Wednesday night. The squabble between the two players was the result of a dangerous foul from Suarez on Luis. In the 83rd minute of the game at Nou Camp, Suarez caught Luis with his studs as the Brazilian was attempting to clear the ball. The Uruguayan escaped with a yellow card for his foul. El árbitro amonesta a Luis Suárez con tarjeta amarilla por…

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Barcelona repeat DNA rhetoric in pursuit of another Arsenal star

Arsenal fans are quite familiar with the phrase ‘Barca DNA’. Various players and officials of the Catalan club repeatedly used this phrase to justify the club’s relentless pursuit of their former player Cesc Fabregas when he was with the Gunners. Barcelona finally got their man much to the anger of Arsenal fans, and since then ‘Braca DNA’ has stuck with the fans of the North London club as a form of sarcastic jibe they usually aim at the La Liga giants. Now, the history is sort of repeating itself, and…

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Spanish striker confirms a £60m bid from Chelsea

Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata has revealed that Chelsea made an unsuccessful £60m bid for him in the summer transfer window. Morata moved back to Real Madrid this summer after his former club activated the £23 million buy-back option to re-sign him. He had originally joined Juventus from Los Blancos in a £17m move in 2014. The 23-year-old told in a recent interview that Chelsea manager Antonio Conte, who also signed him at Juventus, wanted to bring him to Stamford Bridge, but his heart was set on moving back to…

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Another brace from Liverpool reject Mario Balotelli propels Nice to the summit of Ligue 1

Liverpool-reject Mario Balotelli has finally found some form on his loan move with Ligue 1 side Nice. The 26-year-old, who joined Liverpool in 2014 for £16m, managed to score just one goal in his first season for the Reds. In the summer of 2015, he joined his former club AC Milan on a loan move. However, his time with Milan was plagued with injuries, and he managed only eight starts and a solitary goal during his second spell with the club. This summer, he joined Nice on a free season-long…

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League Cup fourth-round draw throws up mouth-watering clashes

League Cup fourth-round draw, which took place on Wednesday night, has thrown up some very exciting ties. In the most exciting tie of the round, Manchester clubs will face each other for the second time at Old Trafford this season. City have already defeated United 2-1 in the league this season. In another eye-catching tie, last year’s runner-up Liverpool will host Tottenham at Anfield. There is also a London derby on the cards, as Chelsea will travel to London Stadium to take on West Ham United. North London club Arsenal…

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Pickford’s development into a top class goalkeeper gathers momentum

In defiance of Sunderland’s disastrous start to the English Premier League season, their young goalkeeper Jordan Pickford is performing tremendously well. Since Victor Mannone tore elbow ligaments during a training session, Pickford has deputised for the 28-year-old Italian, despite the arrival at Sunderland of the former Portuguese U-21 goalkeeper Mika from Boavista. As well as keeping a clean sheet in Sunderland’s only win of the season thus far, which was a 1-0 victory over Shrewsbury in the League Cup Pickford has produced three excellent Premier League displays, as the 22-year-old’s…

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Snodgrass continues to shine as Rhodes remains on the side lines

From Middlesbrough’s team in each of their five English Premier League games this season, there has been one notable absentee, Jordan Rhodes. The 25-year-old striker played an important role for Middlesbrough as they were promoted from the Championship last season, whereby after joining the club from Blackburn Rovers in January he scored six goals in 18 appearances. Despite that, so far this campaign Rhodes has yet to make a competitive appearance in any competition, since as well as being unused in the Premier League, he remained an unused substitute in…

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What Teams Will Be Relegated From The Premier League?

There is a phrase that says it is tough at the top, but when it comes to football it can be even tougher at the bottom. While fans of high-flying Premier League teams such as Manchester City, Arsenal, and Chelsea are looking forward to watching their team challenge for the title, several sides will languish towards the bottom of the league table for the majority of the season, fighting against the dreaded “drop.” Three teams will see their Premier League status stripped from them by the time the 2016-17 campaign…

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Did Tottenham really pay £30m for Moussa Sissoko? [Tweets]

Tottenham signed Moussa Sissoko from Newcastle United for £30m in one of the biggest transfers on the deadline day. The France international’s move to White Hart Lane raised a lot of eyebrows as he has a reputation for being highly inconsistent and the amount Spurs paid for him seemed a bit too much even in the current transfer market. The 27-year-old was handed his debut start by manager Mauricio Pochettino against Sunderland today. Even though Spurs managed a 1-0 win against the Black Cats, Sissoko cut out a disappointing figure…

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Manchester City monitoring Arsenal star

Manchester City are monitoring Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez ahead of a possible January move, according to the Daily Express. The Chilean, who has a contract until 2018 with the Gunners, is currently involved in contract negotiations with the North London club. The Gunners have supposedly offered him a two-year extension, but Sanchez has demanded a release clause in his new contract. He is also asking for £200,000-a-week wages, which will make him the club’s highest earner along with Mesut Ozil. The report from the Express claims that City are closely…

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If Rooney starts again, United are finished! [Tweets]

Manchester United’s woes continued as they succumbed to their third consecutive defeat in all competitions today. Watford defeated Jose Mourinho’s side 3-1 at Vicarage Road to leave them six points behind neighbours City in the league table. It was a huge blow to the Red Devils as they were considered by many the only team capable of challenging Guardiola’s rampaging City for the league title this season. There were a lot of talking points in the game, but United skipper Wayne Rooney grabbed the headlines with his woeful performance on…

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Pep Guardiola takes a dig at Manchester United

Manchester City continued their impressive start to the season with an emphatic 4-0 win over Bournemouth at Etihad Stadium today. The Citizens are the only side left in the league to have a perfect record this season. City were without the likes of Sergio Aguero and David Silva for today’s game, but their attacking prowess was still on display for everyone to see. Belgian Kevin De Bruyne opened the scoring for City while young striker Kelechi Iheanacho doubled the lead before the half-time. Raheem Sterling and Ilkay Gundogan completed the…

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BetBurger: arbitrage betting scanner

Arb scanners greatly facilitate and simplify the work of arbers. They automatically scan a quantity of bookmaker lines, eliminating the need to spend a lot of time and efforts to search for arbs manually. BetBurger service is considered as one of the best arb scanners. It established in 2012 and has already gained popularity among a large number of arbers. In the meantime, service is used more than 25 thousands players. The features and benefits BetBurger stands out among other scanners lots of unique arbs. The odds are collected on…

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Gary Neville doubtful of managerial return

Former Manchester United defender and Sky pundit Gary Neville has revealed he may not make a return to football management following his disappointing spell with Spanish club Valencia last season. Neville, 41, spent three months at the beginning of 2016 on the bench at the Mestalla, but won just three of 16 Primera Liga matches in the dugout alongside brother Philip. Talking to Sky Sports he said: “I always say ‘never say never’ because my love of football is too great, but I genuinely believe it will be very difficult for…

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Top 5 performers in the Premier League so far

This Premier League season was hotly anticipated after the managerial changes at most of the top clubs – in came Jose Mourinho, Pep Guardiola and Antonio Conte. Surely one of them at least would struggle, and the key to the season would as ever be making the most of the players at their disposal. So who are those players that have made an immediate impression, and have any of the players from outside the top sides had a stunning start? Here we look at the most impressive performers from the…

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