English Premier League

Tottenham: Vertonghen latest; Spurs a family affair for Pochettino; midfielder leaves; bids rejected for defender

The news emerging from White Hart Lane on Wednesday morning will be that of a bitter blow for Tottenham fans and for manager Mauricio Pochettino as defender Jan Vertonghen looks set for a lengthy spell on the sidelines with injury. Scans revealed the full extent of the injury to be ankle ligament damage, sustained by the Belgian after rolling his …

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Manchester City: Barca star to snub City; Yaya turns down £400k-a-week China deal; Kolarov says title race isn’t over

Yaya Toure China

Despite growing reports that Barcelona’s Lionel Messi could be set for a record-breaking £100 million move away from the Nou Camp to join up with Pep Guardiola at the Etihad, Manchester Evening News have said that the Argentinian is set to snub City and will instead sign a new deal with Barca. Embed from Getty Images   Messi’s contract doesn’t …

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Everton: Toffees given Sigurdsson blow; Lukaku ignores Chelsea interest; deal for striker off

Gylfi Sigurdsson Everton

According to the Liverpool Echo, Everton’s hopes of signing Swansea City’s influential midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson have been dealt a huge blow today after the 27-year-old has decided to stay and help the Welsh side in their battle against relegation. Embed from Getty Images   Everton manager Ronald Koeman and Director of Football Steve Walsh are well known to have been …

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Manchester United: Deal agreed for Frenchman ahead of £86 million move; Memphis fears; Valencia deal extended

The Independent sensationally claim that Manchester United have come to an agreement with Antoine Griezmann over his wage and squad number ahead of a move to Old Trafford. They claim that the club are likely to have to pay the Frenchman’s full £86 million buy-out fee if they are to sign him this summer though. Embed from Getty Images   The …

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Will Manchester City will miss out on the top four this season?

After their humiliating defeat against Everton, the biggest league loss that Pep Guardiola has suffered in his managerial career, Manchester City’s title challenge is all but over. They are currently 10 points behind league leaders Chelsea in 5th place and they host high-flying Tottenham Hotspur at the weekend. Here are three reasons why the Citizens will struggle to finish in the …

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Should Chelsea sell star man Diego Costa amid China links?

Amid reports that Diego Costa is seeking a summer exit from Chelsea after having his head turned by the riches of the Chinese Super League, Blues fans will rightfully be concerned about the possible exit of their star man. Embed from Getty Images   Under contract until 2019, the club would be under no obligation to allow the Brazil born Spanish …

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How can Tottenham cope with Jan Vertonghen’s two-month injury lay-off?

Tottenham have been the form team of the Premier League during their recent run, which included an impressive victory over league leaders Chelsea. They have changed to a 3-4-2-1 and it has been successful, maintaining their defensive solidarity, while improving their attack in the process. However, they were dealt a blow on Tuesday as it was confirmed Jan Vertonghen would …

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Why Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s Premier League start shows he’s the best forward of his generation

Thirteen league titles, sixteen domestic cups, one European title and one world title amassed in four countries. Numerous individual awards and records. Dazzling goals, assists and overall play. Zlatan Ibrahimovic has it all.   The 35-year-old Swedish striker is the ultimate journeyman footballer. Ibrahimovic has played for eight of the biggest clubs in the world during his career and no one …

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