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West Brom boss Alan Pardew holds clear-the-air talks over future

West Brom boss Alan Pardew held "clear-the-air" talks with the club's board this week to address recurring speculation over his future.

Arsene Wenger ready to “fight” to end Arsenal crisis

Arsene Wenger has grown used to defending himself in recent years but the Arsenal manager's grip on his position has never seemed less secure ahead of Sunday's clash with Brighton.

Sunderland for sale at £50 million

The American is desperate to offload the Wearside club, who are second-bottom of the Championship table, and has been inviting offers for over a year.

Chelsea’s Antonio Conte eyes squad rotation to tackle tough fixtures ahead

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte will rotate his squad, starting from Friday’s English FA Cup clash with Hull City.

Hull’s Ryan Mason retires from football due to head injury

Hull City midfielder Ryan Mason has been forced to retire from football following the head injury he sustained at Chelsea in January 2017, the Championship club has confirmed.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic nears return as Manchester United vow to keep fighting

Zlatan Ibrahimovic is nearing a return to fitness as Manchester United seek to strengthen their grip on second place in the Premier League when they visit Newcastle on Sunday.

Leicester boss Puel hopes absent Riyad Mahrez will ‘get his head right’

Leicester manager Claude Puel says he hopes Riyad Mahrez can "get his head right" and rejoin the team, confirming the Algeria international will not feature against Manchester City on Saturday.

Wolves restore 11-point lead as Derby, Villa win

Wolverhampton Wanderers swept aside Sheffield United 3-0 to restore their 11-point lead at the top of the Championship on Saturday after Derby and Aston Villa boosted their chances of grabbing the other automatic promotion spot.

Manchester City get chance for revenge at Wigan in FA Cup

Manchester City have a chance to get revenge over Wigan Athletic for their 2013 FA Cup final defeat after being drawn against the third-tier leaders in the fifth round of the competition.

Alexis Sanchez set for Manchester United Premier League debut

Alexis Sanchez is poised to make his Premier League debut for Manchester United against Spurs on Wednesday as Liverpool seek to halt a mini-slump after their spectacular win against Manchester City.

West Ham boss David Moyes criticises Arthur Masuaku after FA Cup spit

West Ham manager David Moyes labelled Arthur Masuaku “despicable” after the midfielder was sent off for spitting in a 2-0 FA Cup defeat by Wigan on Saturday.

Jose Mourinho hails Alexis Sanchez as one of world’s top players

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho on Thursday hailed new signing Alexis Sanchez as one of the “best attacking players in the world”, confirming he will be in the squad to face Yeovil in the FA Cup.

Arsenal set up Manchester City League Cup final

Arsenal started the post-Alexis Sanchez era in style on Wednesday, coming from behind to beat Chelsea 2-1 on aggregate and set up a mouthwatering League Cup final against Premier League leaders Manchester City.

Arsenal beat Chelsea to reach Carabao Cup final

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger said his side were playing with “more clarity” following the transfer of Alexis Sanchez as the Gunners came from behind to beat Chelsea and set up a Carabao Cup final with Manchester City.


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Suspected robbers snatch N16m from NNPC filling station staff

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