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Southampton hold Crystal Palace in dour bottom-half tussle

Southampton and Crystal Palace were left hovering above the English Premier League’s relegation zone after they fought out a 1-1 draw in a drab encounter on Wednesday.
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Manchester City stop the rot against Southampton

Manchester City showed they are willing to accept the challenge of Liverpool in the race for the Premier League title with a 3-1 win away to Southampton on Sunday.
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Southampton score late goal to end Arsenal’s 22-match unbeaten run

A late goal by substitute Charlie Austin gave relegation-threatened Southampton a thrilling 3-2 victory over Arsenal on Sunday in new Austrian manager Ralph Hasenhuettl’s first home game.
Tottenham Hotspur’s Brazilian midfielder Lucas Moura scores his team’s second goal during the English Premier League football match between Tottenham Hotspur and Southampton at Wembley Stadium in London, on December 5, 2018. (Photo by Ian KINGTON / AFP) /

Tottenham show new Southampton manager size of his task

Tottenham bounced back from their derby defeat against Arsenal to sweep aside struggling Southampton 3-1 on Wednesday and show new Saints boss Ralph Hasenhuttl the size of the task he faces.
Gareth Southgate will be tasked with leading England to the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.

Gareth Southgate: UEFA Nations League semi-final would cap ‘brilliant year’ for England

England are determined to reach another semi-final to top a "brilliant year", says manager Gareth Southgate.
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Bournemouth’s Callum Wilson gets first England call-up alongside Wayne Rooney

Bournemouth striker Callum Wilson has been called up by England manager Gareth Southgate for the first time as Wayne Rooney is included in a bumper 28-man squad for a friendly against the USA and Nations League clash with Croatia.

Sergio Aguero scores 150th Premier League goal as Manchester City rout Southampton

Manchester City made light work of Southampton as three goals inside the opening 18 minutes put them in complete control en route to a 6-1 win.
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Danny Rose, Alex McCarthy out of England squad to play Croatia and Spain

Tottenham full-back Danny Rose and Southampton goalkeeper Alex McCarthy have withdrawn from the England squad for this month's Nations League matches with minor injuries.

Dele Alli out of England vs. Switzerland with muscle strain

Dele Alli has withdrawn from the England squad for Tuesday's friendly against Switzerland with a minor muscle strain.
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Danny Ings lifts Southampton to first win with defeat of Crystal Palace

Southampton earned their first win of the Premier League season with a 2-0 victory at Crystal Palace on Saturday.

Gareth Southgate hails Luke Shaw’s desire as Manchester United star returns to England squad

Gareth Southgate says Luke Shaw’s new-found aggression and desire convinced him to recall the Manchester United defender for next month’s matches against Spain and Switzerland.
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Manchester City begin title defence with easy Arsenal win

Raheem Sterling and Bernardo Silva spoiled the Premier League debut of Arsenal manager Unai Emery as Manchester City opened the defence of their title with a 2-0 victory at the Emirates Stadium.
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Joe Hart keeps clean sheet on Burnley Premier League bow

Former England first-choice goalkeeper Joe Hart kept his second successive clean sheet for Burnley in an entertaining scoreless draw with Southampton in their Premier League clash on Sunday.

Manchester City set new Premier League record with 100 points

Gabriel Jesus' late winning goal for Manchester City against Southampton on Sunday saw the Premier League champions finish the season with 100 points, a new record.

Antonio Conte: FA Cup final not me vs. Jose Mourinho

Antonio Conte insisted his past conflicts with Jose Mourinho will not overshadow next month's FA Cup final between Chelsea and Manchester United after the Blues beat Southampton 2-0 at Wembley.

Chelsea keep Champions League hopes alive at Burnley

Chelsea kept their outside chances of chasing down Tottenham Hotspur for a place in next season's Champions League alive as a much-changed side secured a 2-1 win at Burnley.

Danny Welbeck hits double as Arsenal beat Southampton

Danny Welbeck scored twice as Arsenal deepened Southampton's relegation worries with a 3-2 win in a game that saw both sides reduced to 10 men in stoppage time at the Emirates Stadium.

Liverpool move up to second with big win

Liverpool moved up to second in the table ahead of Manchester United's game against Chelsea on Sunday as they beat West Ham 4-1 at Anfield.

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Gianfranco Zola: Burnley draw an opportunity missed for Chelsea

The Blues would have moved into third place in the Premier League had they won at Stamford Bridge, but Maurizio Sarri's side were frustrated by the Clarets – whose tactics were branded as "anti-football" by David Luiz.
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Death toll in Sri Lanka attacks hits 290

Official death toll of the Sunday suicide attacks on churches and hotels in Sri Lanka has soared to 290 with another 500 injured.

Police arrest 25 over attacks on deputy governor, lawmaker’s offices

The Ogun State Police Command has arrested 25 suspects over attacks on the campaign offices of the deputy governor and a member of the state house of assembly.
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Group charges President Buhari on youth empowerment

A group, Organisation for Global Youth Peace Empowerment and Development Initiative (OGYPEDI), has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to see youth empowerment as crucial to his administration.
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President Buhari directs immediate intervention in Adamawa, Taraba communal crises

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed a quick intervention and response to the affected communities in the recent communal conflicts in Adamawa and Taraba.