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The Current State Of The Top Six In The Premier League (Part 2) – Football Article

As promised and continuing our last article we now conclude our look at the current state of the top six with the remaining three clubs. Manchester United Now in fourth place having just beaten Fulham by three goals to nil United are the form team of the top six at present. With a much changed team from the one expected to be facing PSG on Tuesday, Ole Gunnar Solskjær proved, yet again, that he has the tactical nous and the depth…

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Warning for Spurs as Man Utd not put off by Mauricio Pochettino’s huge compensation fee – Football Article

An exclusive has emerged from the Evening Standard claiming Manchester United are prepared to pay huge compensation fee to prise Mauricio Pochettino from Totteham Hotspur. This not only suggests that United will dismiss caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer for the full-time position as well as go for the more expensive option, which will surprise some fans. United’s latest financial results, including profits of £44 million, show the club is still running smoothly even when results haven’t been great. READ MORE: Ole…

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Potential big players in the Premier League title race – Football Article

Very little separates Liverpool and Manchester City at the top of the table with a third of the Premier League season remaining. Neither side has had things their own way in recent weeks and there could be a few more stumbling blocks over the next three months. Embed from Getty Images Here is a look at some of the potential hazards for both teams. Tottenham Hotpsur While Tottenham still harbour title ambitions of their own, it’s hard to see them…

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United Will Probably Exit The Champion’s League But The Rest Of The English Clubs Should Be Alright – Football Article

So the bubble has finally burst! Poor little Ole Gunnar Solskjær has lost a game of football for the first time since joining the club as caretaker manager. In fairness, he managed to do it in some style choosing, as he did, a Champion’s League night at Old Trafford against PSG who won quite comfortably by two goals to nil. The mitigating circumstances would be that he lost Jesse Lingard and Anthony Martial to injury and had to play entire…

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Tottenham Hotspur v Borussia Dortmund preview: Why Spurs must be wary of dangerous Champions League opponent – Football Article

Tottenham v Borussia Dortmund // 13th February – 20.00 (UK time) // Champions League 2018/19 last 16 1st leg knockout round Borussia Dortmund – Season so far Among the three German teams facing English opposition in this season’s Champions League round of 16, Borussia Dortmund are having the best season so far. They top the Bundesliga by five points, have scored more goals than anyone else in Germany (54 goals in 21 games played) and are playing a brand…

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The Current State Of The Top Six In The Premier League (Part 2) – Football Article

As promised and continuing our last article we now conclude our look at the current state of the top six with the remaining three clubs. Manchester United Now in fourth place having just beaten Fulham by three goals to nil United are the form team of the top six at present. With a much changed team from the one expected to be facing PSG on Tuesday, Ole Gunnar Solskjær proved, yet again, that he has the tactical nous and the depth…

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Tottenham Hotspur weighing up £35m Declan Rice bid | Football Action – Football Article

Tottenham Hotspur have reportedly expressed an interest in making a £35m swoop for West Ham United midfielder Declan Rice, according to The Express. The 20-year-old midfielder’s future was the subject of speculation in the latter stages of 2018, but the youngster ultimately signed a new long-term contract with the Hammers, which will keep him at the London Stadium until 2024. The Republic of Ireland international has been in impressive form for the east London outfit this term, netting once in…

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Tottenham aiming to continue dominance over Leicester City – Football Article

Tottenham Hotspur face Leicester City on Sunday aiming to keep up their pursuit of the top two sides in the Premier League. A victory over the Foxes would move Spurs five points off top spot with 12 games to play this season. Spurs have held the upper hand over Leicester in recent times, losing just two of their last 10 meetings in all competitions. They ran out 2-0 winners in the reverse fixture back in December, with Son Heung-min and…

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Tottenham plan a £35 million swoop for West Ham’s young star – Football Article

Tottenham are planning a £35 million swoop for West Ham midfielder Declan Rice, according to The Express. With the last six months being spent questioning who Rice will be playing for on the international stage, fans are now wondering who the central midfielder will be playing for at a club level as well, with both Liverpool and Spurs reportedly interested in the 20-year-old. The current Republic of Ireland international, which could potentially change to England international, has made 22 appearances…

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Time for Demarai Gray to justify his price tag with Leicester City – Football Weeks – Football Article

Leicester City winger Marc Albrighton has been ruled out of action for the rest of this campaign due to hamstring injury and that’s a big miss for the Foxes who have been underperforming since the turn of the year. Demarai Gray is Albrighton’s perfect replacement As much as the former Premier League Champions have some young players — including Barnes Harvey and Rachid Ghezzal — to replace the speedy winger, Demarai Gray appears to be the best player to replace…

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Pochettino answers questions over Zidane restaurant photos – Football Article

Date published: Friday 8th February 2019 2:30 Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino has responded to rumours that he met up for a meal with former Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane on Tuesday evening. Pochettino and Zidane have both been heavily linked with the Manchester United job, while the Argentinian has been a rumoured target for Real in the past. And The Sun reported on Thursday that Pochettino had dined with the France legend and left via the back door, ‘sparking Real Madrid…

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Player Ratings: Arsenal 4-2 Spurs – Football Article

Arsenal came from behind in the second half to pull off a stunning and memorable 4-2 victory in the North London derby at the Emirates this afternoon. Unai Emery’s side had taken the lead from the penalty spot after 10 minutes following Jan Vertonghen’s handball. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s goal was deserved in an opening 20-minute spell that Arsenal dominated and took to their rivals. However, Tottenham turned the game around on the half hour mark. First, Eric Dier headed home at…

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The easy going showstopper with continental class – Football Article

The paceless late-bloomer who possessed limitless levels of skill and was once the third-most expensive player of all-time. The understated show off was a class above the majority of his peers. In many ways, that famous penalty from Italia 90 simply adds to the allure. “I think I’m gonna be in this factory for the rest of my life”. Who could blame Chris Waddle for thinking this way? By the time he had turned 19, he was still working as a…

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More On The Current State Of The Big Six In The Premier League Title Race – Football Article

Is the race for the Premier League title just between two horses? Are Tottenham good enough or consistent enough to be considered contenders? What about Chelsea, United and the other London failures Arsenal? Here we take a look at the current top three with more to follow another time.    Liverpool Having managed to achieve the lofty status, (somehow), of league leaders, Klopp’s merry men need to guard against complacency. Why, you may wonder, would they get complacent at this…

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Is Pochettino Really Still In The Frame For The United Job? – Football Article

One gets the distinct impression that some Tottenham Hotspur fans would not be too disappointed if Mauricio Pochettino left for Manchester United in the Summer. One also gets the distinct impression that, if Spurs could get Ole Gunnar Solskjær to make the reverse trip, these same fans would be very pleased indeed. The Argentinean has very recently fallen foul of a few of the faithful by stating that trophies are not important, that they are just “ego-boosters” and don’t necessarily…

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Tottenham look to La Liga to boost Mauricio Pochettino’s squad – Football Article

Tottenham Hotspur are planning a £30million summer move for Valencia midfielder Carlos Soler according to reports from ESPN. The North London club have yet to make a major signing since Lucas Moura joined from PSG in the 2018 January transfer window. But reports are suggesting that they are plotting a move for Spain Under-21 international, Soler, in the summer after scouting him regularly this season. The 22-year-old has impressed this term, scoring in Valencia’s 2-1 Champions League victory over Manchester…

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Solskjær Is Proof That Woodward Should Stick To The Homemade Recipe And Pochettino Is Failing The Audition Anyway – Football Article

Ed Woodward likes a superstar. He likes to associate with them and he likes, whenever possible, to buy one for the club. He is typical of one suffering from “little man” syndrome. He has power at Old Trafford, of that there is no doubt, but he wields it as many little men have done over the course of history, just without the violence. He tends to be dictatorial as was shown by his immediate rush to recruit firstly Louis van…

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How Will The 2018/19 EPL Season Go – Football Article

The World Cup is done and dusted, it’s time for the return of the most popular league in the world! The EPL kicks off in a few days and we have our 2018/19 season preview for the top English league. Four of our sagacious experts present you with their views on how it’ll all go down, take their words as gospel! 1. Who will be the top scorer/golden boot winner? Andrew McCole, Gabriel Jesus: The top scorer in the Premier…

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Barcelona move for £45m-rated starlet to be hijacked by Tottenham Hotspur – Football Weeks – Football Article

Tottenham are reportedly trying to make an offer which will hijack the transfer of Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Adrien Rabiot to Barcelona, according to Football Weeks sources. According to French source Paris United, Spurs have approached PSG with a bid, though the France international seems to be keen on the idea of leaving Par des Princes for Nou camp. Despite that, Tottenham fans would be looking forward to seeing their club put more effort, with Rabiot certainly one of the skillful…

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Carabao Cup: Chelsea Book Place In Final After Dramatic Penalty Shoot-Out Victory Over Tottenham At Stamford Bridge (Photos & Video) – Football Article

Embed from Getty Images Chelsea will play Manchester City in the Carabao Cup final after the Blues beat Tottenham on penalties in the semi-final second-leg at Stamford Bridge. Spurs came into the game with a 1-0 advantage from the first leg, however, without the injured Harry Kane and Dele Alli as well as Son Heung-min, the visitors faced a stiff challenge against a Blues side smarting from the weekend defeat to Arsenal. Chelsea started strongly and took the lead on…

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Could Solskjær Really Get The United Job Permanently? – Football Article

Having won his first five games in charge, albeit against opposition even one of Fergie’s first three replacements may have expected to beat, expectations are high at Old Trafford. The fans, the real ones and the plastic, are starting to feel a sense of optimism about the future. It is not only the five wins which, as we said, weren’t achieved against the highest quality opponents, but it is the way in which they were achieved particularly the style of…

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Sarri ‘very happy’ after reaching Carabao Cup final – Football Article

Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri was pleased with his sides performance after the Blues progressed to the final of the Carabao Cup with a penalty shoot out victory over London rivals Spurs at Stamford Bridge tonight. Sarri has been dominating the headlines all week for publicly criticising his players in the wake of his sides 2-0 loss away to Arsenal last weekend in the Premier League. The former Napoli boss claimed his squad was difficult to motivate, but Chelsea certainly looked…

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Who could realistically replace Mauricio Pochettino at Tottenham? – Football Weeks – Football Article

Credit – Shutterstock.com Tottenham Hotspur are currently in possession of one of the most sought after managers in world football, Mauricio Pochettino and with rumours continuing to float around that the Argentine is set to leave the club, just who could sufficiently replace him. With Real Madrid and Manchester United both expected to hire a new manager come the summer, the lure of either of these two European heavyweights could be enough to prise Pochettino from Spurs’ grasp, even if…

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Klopp Will Blow It, Guardiola Won’t And United Could Finish Above Chelsea – Football Article

Will Liverpool win the Premier League? That is one of the questions on the lips of many from Scouseland. Evertonians obviously hope not whilst the red side of the city is beginning to salivate at the thought that this may just be their year. Well, we have news for you. Not wanting to disagree with all the pundits who said, back when Brendan Rodgers was about to fail spectacularly from a position of success, “Liverpool will NEVER have a better…

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Midway thru the 2018/19 EPL Season – Football Article

English Premier League 2018/19 What a first half it was for the neutral fan. There was complete football as expected from Liverpool, a hot and seemingly insurmountable start by City only that fizzled into 2nd place with the injury to their main star Kevin De Bruyne, the demise of Jose Mourinho and rebirth of Manchester United under new manager and legend Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Here’s how we viewed the first half of the EPL season and what we predict the…

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Mousa Dembele joins Chinese side Guangzhou R&F from Tottenham Tottenham Hotspur – Football Article

Tottenham have reached an agreement to sell Mousa Dembele to Chinese Super League club Guangzhou R&F, subject to international clearance. The 31-year-old Belgium international had not played for Tottenham since November due to an ankle injury and had been chasing a move to China since the summer. Tottenham made the decision to allow Dembele to leave now so they receive a transfer fee, with the player’s contract set to expire at the end of the season. We have reached agreement…

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Chelsea aim to hijack Spurs star’s potential La Liga move – Football Article

Chelsea are interested in signing Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Christian Eriksen, according to Spanish outlet AS. The Dane has just 18 months left to run on his current deal at Spurs and it’s reported that he is not yet close to agreeing a new contract. Real Madrid have been linked with a swoop for the 26-year-old but they will now reportedly face competition from the Stamford Bridge outfit for the playmaker’s signature. The attacking midfielder told Goal that he turned down a move to…

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Do Tottenham have to be Arsenal’s new blueprint? – Football Article

There was a certain comic timing to the news that Arsenal’s head of recruitment Sven Mislintat was on the verge of leaving the club so soon after Unai Emery had admitted that there was no money to spend on new players, and that any incoming business would be limited to loans and free transfers. Let’s break for an old dad joke: What’s the easiest job in the world? Managing the complaints department at a parachute packing plant. There is a…

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Ole Gunnar Solskjær Named On United Bench Again! – Football Article

He’s back! Having failed in Cardiff to which the general reaction was “so what?”, the Norwegian returns to Manchester United as caretaker manager until the end of the season at which stage the seat will be judged to have been sufficiently warmed for the derrière of Mauricio Pochettino, (unless, of course, Solskjær can win the Champion’s League, the FA cup and finish in the top four). He will be assisted by Mike Phelan who has the undoubted experience of having…

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On This Day In 2011: Harry Kane Makes Professional Debut As Late Substitute For Leyton Orient (Photo) – Football Article

Embed from Getty Images On this day in 2011, Tottenham hero Harry Kane came wading into the world of professional football for the very first time. Exactly eight years, 309 games and 176 goals ago, it all began when the 17-year-old Kane came off the bench for Leyton Orient in a chilly 1-1 draw against Rochdale. The young, ruddy-cheeked striker replaced Scott McGleish in the 73rd minute but didn’t manage to score on his debut. Embed from Getty Images Kane…

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