newsfootball19 days 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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newsfootball3 months 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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newsfootball6 months ago

Liverpool vs Manchester City - Player ratings

Gini Wijnaldum’s bullet header in the first half sealed a vital 1-0 victory for the reds over their title rivals Man City. The win means Liverpool remain six points off leader Chelsea after the match as we enter the second half of the season next week. Man of the match: Gini Wijnaldum.
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newsfootball6 months ago

When Saturday Comes: Decoding how different managers rage on the touchline against the officials

Cartoonist Tim Bradford puts together all the types of treatment Premier League referees receive from the managers when they give a decision against teams and also explains how the gaffer's mind works in a simple but funny illustration. Among all, Jose Mourinho and Roy Keane's reactions stand out.
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newsfootball6 months ago

Tactical Analysis | Arsenal drops deep against Man City, into a bottomless pit

After surrendering a lead against Everton in the midweek, Arsenal once again repeated the same mistakes against Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday. Goals from Raheem Sterling and Leroy Sane gave Pep Guardiola’s men a well-deserved 2-1 win over a disappointing Arsenal side.
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newsfootball6 months ago

Arsene Wenger : Both the Man City goals were offside

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has questioned the validity of both the goals Manchester City scored in the 2nd half of their clash on Sunday to secure a 2-1 win at the Etihad Stadium. The Frenchman has also rued the fact that they have lost two matches in a row after taking the lead in both of them.
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newsfootball6 months ago

Wenger's legacy at Arsenal not just about winning titles, says Pep Guardiola

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has heaped praise on his Arsenal counterpart Arsene Wenger saying that the Frenchman has brought an identity to the Gunners as a club. Guardiola also felt that he did not help Alexis Sanchez at Barcelona and said that he is perfect as a central striker.
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newsfootball6 months ago

EPL Round-up | Zlatan scores again for United, Chelsea, City & Liverpool register easy wins

There were no surprises in the Premier League on Wednesday, as all the top-ranked clubs registered easy victories on matchday 16. Cesc Fabregas scored the lone goal as Chelsea beat Sunderland to make it ten wins in a row, while Liverpool recovered with a comfortable 3-0 over Middlesbrough.
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newsfootball7 months ago

Pep Guardiola: I want to play the football I feel

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has defended his team's system after a 4-2 defeat at the hands of champions Leicester City. Leicester led through Jamie Vardy's brilliant first-half hattrick followed by Andy King's fourth, while Aleksandar Kolarov and Nolito scored late consolations for City.
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newsfootball7 months ago

The Gifs that keep on gifing! Diego Costa's brawl party, Neymar's worst Clasico and more

The Super Saturday lived up to its expectations - though we did not see a feisty brawl on the sidelines of Camp Nou, we got plenty of action during the final minutes of the City-Chelsea clash while Arsenal missed their favorite number by one. Here are the reactions we can sum up the weekend with.
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