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The contrast in emotions between Hull City and Sheffield Wednesday ahead of the ‘richest game in football’

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Saturday the 28th of May is the date. The Championship play-off final is the event. A guaranteed £170 million and a place among English football’s elite is the prize. Hull City and Sheffield Wednesday are the two teams who will compete the occasion. Both heralding from Yorkshire and both ready to contest the Championship’s first all-Yorkshire play-off final. This seems to …

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Could these three signings be José Mourinho’s first at Manchester United?

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It has been quite a week at Manchester United having had a ‘bomb-threat’ at Old Trafford, won the FA Cup and finally, dismissed the manager who brought them said domestic trophy, Louis Van Gaal. Lifting the cup after beating Crystal Palace 2-1 at Wembley on Saturday wasn’t enough to save the Dutchman’s job. A string of inconsistent performances and a ‘boring’ or slow style of football have …

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Arsenal round-up: First summer signing reportedly complete; Juventus star on the radar

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Arsene Wenger needed to start quickly this summer in recruiting and improving his current crop this summer with fans becoming restless and the Euros round the corner.  So it seems he has, according to BBC Sport, a deal has been agreed to sign Granit Xhaka from Borussia Monchengladbach for £30 million. It’s currently the worst kept secret of the transfer window with Arsenal yet …

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Everton Round-up: Star man rumoured in £65 million Chelsea deal; BPL ‘keeper linked to Goodison

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Arguably the most important pieces of transfer business for Everton to complete this summer will be holding onto their star names. However, if reports are to be believed, they may be in line to lose Romelu Lukaku with the window not even technically open yet. Chelsea are rumoured to be interested in their former Belgian forward, having let him leave Stamford …

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