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Petr Cech set to retire end of season

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After 20 years as a professional, Arsenal’s first choice goalkeeper Petr Cech is set to retire at the end of the 2018/2019 English Premier League (EPL) season. The 36-year-old who joined Arsenal in June 2015 from Chelsea announced this on his twitter handle @petrcech on Tuesday. “This is my 20thseason …

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AC Milan’s Higuain wants Chelsea move

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AC Milan striker Gonzalo Higuain has “agreed terms” and is set for an imminent move to Premier League club Chelsea, Italian sports daily Gazzetta Dello Sport reported on Wednesday. Higuain joined Milan on a season-long loan from Juventus in July with an option to buy but has struggled to settle …

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Fabregas set to leave Chelsea

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Chelsea expect Saturday’s FA Cup third round tie against Nottingham Forest to be Cesc Fabregas’ final appearance for the club as he closes in on a January move to Monaco, sources have told ESPN FC. Fabregas, 31, came off the bench in Wednesday’s goalless draw with Southampton to play his …

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Chelsea sign Pulisic from Dortmund

American international Christian Pulisic, regarded as one of the hottest properties in European football, signed for Premier League side Chelsea for a reported fee of £58 million ($74m) from Borussia Dortmund on Wednesday. The 20-year-old right winger — who has had more playing time in the Champions League this term …

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Cesc Fabregas closing in on Monaco switch

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Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas is edging closer to a move to Monaco, according to reports. The 31-year-old is entering the final six months of his Chelsea deal and is prepared to move on with playing time hard to come by this season under Maurizio Sarri. Though Fabregas is keen to depart Stamford …

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Premier league: Nobody is safe in title race – Klopp

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Liverpool Manager Jurgen Klopp says “nobody should feel safe” in the Premier League title race and insists Chelsea and Arsenal remain in the hunt. Klopp’s side will reach the halfway point of the season on 26 December at the top of the table after establishing a four-point lead. Chelsea and …

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Arsenal suffer Mkhitaryan injury blow

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Arsenal midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan will be out of action for at least six weeks because of a foot injury, the Premier League side revealed on their website on Tuesday. Mkhitaryan fractured the metatarsal in his right foot in last Wednesday’s Carabao Cup defeat by Tottenham and was replaced at half-time. …

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‘Mental confusion’ responsible for Leicester defeat – Sarri

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Maurizio Sarri has said “mental confusion” affected his Chelsea players as Leicester City inflicted a first home defeat of the season on the Blues. Jamie Vardy applied a clinical finish to a lightning counter-attack to run out 1-0 winners at Stamford Bridge, with Eden Hazard striking the crossbar in the …

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EPL will miss Mourinho, Sarri admits

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Chelsea manager, Maurizio Sarri, said the English Premier League will miss sacked Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho and hopes that the Portuguese can return to management in England again. United dismissed Mourinho on Tuesday after suffering their worst start to a league season for 28 years and replaced him with …

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