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Tottenham Hotspur’s Argentinian head coach Mauricio Pochettino awaits kick off in the English Premier League football match between Brighton and Tottenham Hotspur at the American Express Community Stadium in Brighton, southern England on September 22, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Glyn KIRK /

Mauricio Pochettino hit with two-match touchline ban for Mike Dean row

Mauricio Pochettino has been handed a two-match touchline ban by the Football Association following his angry exchange with referee Mike Dean after Tottenham's defeat to Burnley last month.
Harry Kane

Harry Kane accepts Burnley loss puts Tottenham’s title challenge in ‘tough’ position

Harry Kane accepts Tottenham's Premier League title challenge has been left in a "tough position" by Saturday's 2-1 defeat to Burnley.
Paul Pogba

Paul Pogba warns Manchester United after Burnley stumble

Manchester United’s late rally from 2-0 down to snatch a point in a 2-2 draw at home to Burnley on Tuesday was too little, too late for midfielder Paul Pogba.
Manchester United’s Norwegian caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer claps on the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Burnley at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on January 29, 2019. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP) /

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer salutes never-say-die Manchester United

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer saluted Manchester United’s fighting spirit as they rolled back the years with two goals in the final five minutes of a thrilling 2-2 draw against Burnley.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will land another Premier League post if Manchester United decide against handing him a permanent deal, says Dimitar Berbatov.

Manchester United escapes home loss to Burnley

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s winning start as Manchester United’s caretaker manager ended with a 2-2 draw at home to Burnley in the English Premier League (EPL) on Tuesday.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer sustains winning start as Manchester United beat Reading

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer enjoyed a fifth successive win in as many games as interim manager of Manchester United when his side beat Reading 2-0 in the third round of the FA Cup at Old Trafford on Saturday.
Romelu Lukaku

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer matches Matt Busby as reborn Manchester United march on in EPL

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s dream start as Manchester United’s interim boss continued at St James’ Park on Wednesday with a 2-0 victory at Newcastle United.
Roberto Firmino and Virgil van Dijk combined for Liverpool's second goal. REUTERS

Liverpool fight back to win at Burnley

Substitute Roberto Firmino scored with his first touch as Liverpool came from behind to beat struggling Burnley and stay in touch with leaders Manchester City in the Premier League table.
Romelu Lukaku

Romelu Lukaku double relieves pressure on Jose Mourinho

Two goals from Romelu Lukaku brought Jose Mourinho a much-needed 2-0 win at Burnley on Sunday, although it was another eventful and controversial afternoon for his Manchester United side.

Manchester United’s Alexis Sanchez ends goal drought

Mohamed Salah was Liverpool's hero yet again as the Egypt star clinched a dramatic 2-1 win at Crystal Palace, while Alexis Sanchez ended his Manchester United goal drought in a 2-0 victory over Swansea on Saturday.

West Ham fans invade pitch, confront players

West Ham captain Mark Noble shoved a pitch invader to the ground as frustrations boiled over in their match against Burnley at the London Stadium.

Chris Wood back with a bang as Burnley end barren run

Burnley ended an 11-match winless run in the Premier League as Chris Wood's late header sealed a 2-1 victory over Everton on Saturday.

Manchester City players unfazed by fixture pile-up

Manchester City's players do not appear to share manager Pep Guardiola's concern about a congested fixture list as they prepare to host Burnley in the third round of the FA Cup on Saturday.

Burnley have money to spend in January – Sean Dyche

Sean Dyche says Burnley have money to spend during the transfer window, but admits it is a difficult time to do business.

Harry Kane nets hat trick as Tottenham thrash Burnley at Turf Moor

Harry Kane fired a hat trick to equal Alan Shearer's Premier League record of goals scored in a calendar year as Tottenham won 3-0 at Burnley.

I am happy with Mesut Ozil form – Arsene Wenger

Arsene Wenger believes Mesut Ozil’s recent resurgence is down to the Arsenal playmaker’s improved fitness levels.

Everton transfer business really poor – Tony Cottee

Everton's slow start to the season is down to their failure to replace Romelu Lukaku, says former player Tony Cottee.

Manchester City crush Stoke City with magnificent seven, Crystal Palace stun Chelsea

Manchester City maintained their blistering start to the season as the Premier League leaders demolished Stoke 7-2, while champions Chelsea crashed to a shock 2-1 defeat at lowly Crystal Palace on Saturday.

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Paul Pogba relishing partnerships with Kylian Mbappe, Marcus Rashford

Paul Pogba is revelling in the opportunity to play alongside the likes of Kylian Mbappe and Marcus Rashford, whom he believes are the "future of football".
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Claudio Marchisio feels for Paulo Dybala in Juventus’s Cristiano Ronaldo era

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Governor David Nweze Umahi

Ebonyi elections: SDP governorship candidate accepts defeat, congratulates Governor Umahi

The governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party, SDP, in Ebonyi State, Chibueze Agbo, has accepted results of the last governorship election in the state.