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Mesut Ozil rejects loan move

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Mesut Ozil has categorically ruled out a January loan move and is fully intent on winning back his starting position in the Arsenal team, sources close to the player have told ESPN FC. The midfielder, who missed Saturday’s 5-1 away defeat at Liverpool with a knee injury, has been repeatedly …

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Pep Guardiola in tense, exciting EPL title race

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Pep Guardiola ends the calendar year with his Manchester City side embroiled in what has suddenly become a thrilling title race for the first time in his Premier League managerial career. The former Barcelona and Bayern Munich boss, seven times a league champion in the three countries in which he …

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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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N’Golo Kante extends Chelsea stay

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Chelsea midfielder N’Golo Kante has signed a new five-year contract at Stamford Bridge, the Premier League club announced on Friday. The France international, signed from Leicester in the summer of 2016, has been ever-present in the league for Maurizio Sarri’s side this season. Chelsea are third in the table, four …

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I want to play with Cristiano Ronaldo – Pogba

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Paul Pogba has told Manchester United that he wants to quit Old Trafford and return to Juventus in January. The Sunday Express said Pogba has given the club notice that he is determined to leave when the next transfer window opens, in order to allow them a few months to …

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Ndidi extends Leicester stay

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Nigeria midfielder Wilfred Ndidi signed a six-year contract extension with Premier League club Leicester on Sunday. The 21-year-old’s new deal will keep him at the King Power Stadium until 2024. Ndidi has made 63 appearances for Leicester since signing from Genk in January 2017. “I’m very happy to sign this …

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Sanchez: How Man United can compete for trophies

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Alexis Sanchez says Manchester United must sign players of Arturo Vidal’s calibre if the club are to compete for trophies this season, Skysports reports. United have made two summer signings to date, with Fred joining from Shakhtar Donetsk and Diogo Dalot from Porto. Ahead of Deadline Day on Thursday, Jose …

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EPL: We can get even better, Pep Guardiola warns

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Pep Guardiola has warned Manchester City’s Premier League rivals that the champions are still well below their peak despite powering to a 2-0 win over Chelsea in the Community Shield. Guardiola’s team wrapped up their pre-season preparations by sweeping aside Chelsea in the prestigious friendly at Wembley on Sunday. Sergio …

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Guardiola: Man City players cut short World Cup break

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Manchester City’s World Cup players have decided to return to training early and help aid manager Pep Guardiola’s attempt to defend the Premier League title. The English champions had 16 players playing in Russia with the likes of Kevin De Bruyne, Vincent Kompany, John Stones, Kyle Walker , Fabian Delph, …

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Rihad Mahrez completes Man City move

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Algerian international Riyad Mahrez secured his move to champions Manchester City on Tuesday seven months after his hopes were dashed when Leicester asked for too much. The 27-year-old — pivotal to when Leicester stormed to a shock Premier League title in 2016 — signed a five year contract for an …

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