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Liverpool are the 2019 Club World Cup champions following a 1-0 victory over Flamengo on Saturday.

Jamie Redknapp: Impossible for Liverpool to lose title from here

Liverpool have reached a position where it is “impossible for them to throw this away”, says Jamie Redknapp, with the Premier League title seemingly destined to head for Anfield.
Pep Guardiola's current Manchester City contract expires in 2021

Manchester City click into gear as they chase cup glory

Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City will not retain their Premier League title barring a spectacular Liverpool implosion, but the form book suggests the Catalan could still end up celebrating a trophy-laden season.
Reece James’ attacking prowess from full-back is proving a huge asset, according to Chelsea head coach Frank Lampard.

Chelsea announce new long-term deal for Reece James

Chelsea defender Reece James has penned a new contract at Stamford Bridge, the club confirmed on Thursday night.
Rave of the moment in Greece, Chuba Akpom has become a subject of bidding war among West Ham, Eintracht Frankfurt and Mainz in the current transfer window as they seek to prize him away from PAOK Thessaloniki.

Chuba Akpom ready to fight for Super Eagles place

Former Arsenal striker Chuba Akpom says he’s ready to fight for a place in the Super Eagles after pledging his allegiance to Nigeria.
Arsenal head coach Unai Emery is confident he can find room for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Alexandre Lacazette and Nicolas Pepe in the same team.

Mikel Arteta: Pressure on Nicolas Pepe, Alexandre Lacazette with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang suspended

The pressure is on record signing Nicolas Pepe and Alexandre Lacazette to score goals with Arsenal’s leading scorer Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang suspended for three matches, according to manager Mikel Arteta.
Quique Setien began his first session as Barcelona coach on Tuesday morning just as the sacked Ernesto Valverde drove out of the training ground for the last time.

Quique Setien begins first training session as Barcelona coach

Quique Setien began his first session as Barcelona coach on Tuesday morning just as the sacked Ernesto Valverde drove out of the training ground for the last time.
Ernesto Valverde

Sacked Ernesto Valverde wishes successor Quique Setien well at Camp Nou

Ernesto Valverde has bid a classy farewell to Barcelona, with a man who delivered back-to-back La Liga titles at Camp Nou wishing his successor Quique Setien well in the most demanding of roles.
Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde made shock admission after the 3-2 Spanish Super Cup defeat against Atletico Madrid on Thursday in Saudi Arabia.

Why Barcelona sacked Ernesto Valverde

During his two-and-a-half years at the Nou Camp, Valverde has failed to win over the supporter after the club’s embarrassing elimination from UEFA Champions league in two consecutive seasons despite holding big advantage from the first leg in both occasions.
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Tottenham overtake Arsenal, Chelsea to become London’s highest earning club

Tottenham Hotspur have climbed above city rivals Arsenal and Chelsea to become the highest-earning club in London. This is according to new edition of the Deloitte Money League world which was recently published.

Barcelona topple Real Madrid as richest club, hit $891 million mark

Barcelona have overtaken Real Madrid to top the Deloitte Football Money League for the first time and become the first club to break the 800 million euros (890.9 million U.S. dollars) revenue barrier.
Ernesto Valverde has parted ways with Barcelona and Quique Setien has become the team's new coach.

Barcelona sack coach Ernesto Valverde, appoint Quique Setien till June 2022

Barcelona have sacked coach Ernesto Valverde and named former Real Betis coach Quique Setien as his replacement, the club said in a statement on Monday.
AC Milan have signed Bournemouth goalkeeper Asmir Begovic to replace Spaniard Pepe Reina who completed a six-month loan deal to Premier League club Aston Villa on Monday.

Bournemouth shot-stopper replaces Pepe Reina at AC Milan

AC Milan have signed Bournemouth goalkeeper Asmir Begovic to replace Spaniard Pepe Reina who completed a six-month loan deal to Premier League club Aston Villa on Monday.
Inter manager Antonio Conte is now getting security surveillance around him after Police confirmed that the former Chelsea gaffer received a threat to his life by an unknown person with an anonymous envelope containing a bullet.

Angry Conte loses patience with questions about Sanchez

Antonio Conte has lashed out at questions surrounding Alexis Sanchez’s fitness after the Inter Milan star failed to feature against Atalanta.
Arsenal Head Coach Mikel Arteta during a training session at London Colney (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane-Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Mikel Arteta: Pressure on Nicolas Pepe, Alexandre Lacazette with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang suspended

The pressure is on record signing Nicolas Pepe and Alexandre Lacazette to score goals with Arsenal’s leading scorer Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang suspended for three matches, according to manager Mikel Arteta.
Xavi Hernandez will be the next manager of Barcelona, sources have confirmed to newsmen, with Ernesto Valverde’s tenure at Camp Nou set to come to an end.

Xavi Hernandez undecided on offer to coach Barca – source

FC Barcelona great Xavi Hernandez has spoken to the club’s sporting director Eric Abidal and chief executive Oscar Grau about coaching the team but has not made a decision.
Xavi Hernandez will be the next manager of Barcelona, sources have confirmed to newsmen, with Ernesto Valverde’s tenure at Camp Nou set to come to an end.

Xavi Hernandez decides against taking Barcelona job immediately

Ernesto Valverde will take Barcelona training on Monday after Xavi told the club he would not be accepting the job of coach immediately, AFP Sport has learned.
Fabinho believes that, after being eased into the fold at Liverpool, he is now fully adjusted to Jurgen Klopp’s “rock and roll” brand of football.

Fabinho reveals he is close to Liverpool return

Fabinho expects to return to first-team action in the near future and warned Liverpool not to relent in their "incredible" season.
Xavi Hernandez will be the next manager of Barcelona, sources have confirmed to newsmen, with Ernesto Valverde’s tenure at Camp Nou set to come to an end.

Xavi Hernandez to replace Ernesto Valverde as Barcelona boss

Xavi will be the next manager of Barcelona, sources have confirmed to newsmen, with Ernesto Valverde’s tenure at Camp Nou set to come to an end.

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Victor Osimhen ‘happy’ to stay at Lille despite transfer interest from Liverpool

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