reportfootballa year ago

EFL Cup Round Up | Chelsea beat AFC Bournemouth; Bristol City stun Manchester United

Willian and Alvaro Morata’s goal helped Chelsea to book their place in the League Cup semi-final as they secured a 2-1 win over Bournemouth at Stamford Bridge. Korey Smith's late goal for Bristol City helped them beat Manchester United 2-1 to knock the EFL Cup holders out of the fray.
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newsfootball2 years ago

Football roundup | Sweden beat France; EPL clubs release list of retained players

Sweden overcame France in added time when French goalkeeper Hugo Lloris faltered to stop an Ola Toivonen lob to top Group A of the qualifiers. Meanwhile, Chelsea has confirmed the release of star defender John Terry and Manchester United have decided to let go off Zlatan Ibrahimovic.
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reportfootball2 years ago

Europa League Roundup | Marcus Rashford sends Manchester United through to semifinals

Marcus Rashford scored in the second period of extra time to send Manchester United through to the last four of the Europa League with a 2-1 win on the night and a 3-2 aggregate win over Anderlecht. But the victory was marred by injuries to talisman Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Marcos Rojo.
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reportfootball2 years ago

Premier League Roundup | Zlatan deepens Sunderland's woes; Everton halt Leicester's run

Zlatan Ibrahimovic was the heart of all good things for Manchester United with a goal and an assist as the Red Devils swept aside Sunderland 3-0 at the Stadium of Light. Meanwhile, Romelu Lukaku scored two goals as Everton handed Leicester City their first defeat in the Craig Shakespeare era.
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newsfootball2 years ago

Premier League Roundup : Zlatan rescues United a point against Everton

Manchester United have their work cut out in their bid to qualify for the Champions League next season following their ninth home draw of the season. The result leaves the Red Devils in 5th spot - four points behind cross-city rivals Manchester City and three clear of sixth-place Arsenal.
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featurefootball2 years ago

Arsenal, Liverpool or United? A complete analysis of the top-4 race in the Premier League

€1.3bn! That is the amount shared among the European clubs who took part in the Champions League this season. Forget the money, it is the glory and the sheer attraction of the League that keeps most European circuits alive until the last day of the domestic campaign.
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newsfootball2 years ago

Jose Mourinho: Manchester United fans should urge Ibrahimovic to sign new deal

Manager Jose Mourinho has called for Manchester United fans to camp in front of Zlatan Ibrahimovic's house to force the striker to sign a contract extension with the club after the Swede struck a brace to secure his side's 3-2 victory over Southampton in the League Cup final on Sunday.
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featurefootball2 years ago

Fantasy Premier League 2016-17 : Players to pick for gameweek 25

Gameweek 24 was all about three strikers who accumulated a combined total of 47 points for their managers. Romelu Lukaku's (21) four goals against Bournemouth ensured that the Toffees emerged victorious in a goalfest at Goodison Park that ended 6-3 in favor of the Merseyside club.
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featurefootball2 years ago

Fantasy Premier League 2016-17 : Players to pick for gameweek 24

Gameweek 23 proved to be a low scoring affair as all the big teams barring Manchester City failed to capitalize on each other's results. The average points (35) for the gameweek was the lowest for the season so far with the highest points failing to cross 100 in spite of playing the triple captain.
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reportfootball2 years ago

Premier League Round-up | Manchester City thrash West Ham 4-0; United held at home

After taking just one point in their last two EPL games, Manchester City returned to winning ways with a 4-0 hammering of West Ham United at the Olympic Stadium in London. Meanwhile, Manchester United could only muster a goalless draw against a resolute Hull City at Old Trafford. 
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