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Wenger urges Sanchez to prove his worth

Arsene Wenger has warned Alexis Sanchez he will have earn his place back in Arsenal's starting line-up after his failed attempt to force a move to Manchester City.

Liverpool’s Matip ‘not in doubt’ over quality of team or attacking style

Joel Matip believes Liverpool's attacking style of football is not an excuse for their well-documented defensive issues.

Chelsea boss Conte takes high road over Costa rift

Antonio Conte refused to take a parting shot at Diego Costa on Friday after the exiled Chelsea striker got his wish to rejoin Atletico Madrid.

League Cup is a waste of energy – Guardiola

Pep Guardiola has called the League Cup “a waste of energy” as the Manchester City manager joined old rival Jose Mourinho in questioning the worth of the competition.

Costa exit, Hazard return lift Conte

Antonio Conte was left frustrated by Chelsea's failure to beat Arsenal last weekend, but the Blues boss has been given a lift ahead of Saturday's trip to Stoke City by Eden Hazard's return to prominence and the end of the Diego Costa saga.

Sane, Toure have roles to play at City – Guardiola

Pep Guardiola has assured Leroy Sane and Yaya Toure that they have important roles to play at Manchester City as his unbeaten side prepare to face struggling Crystal Palace.

Man United front sparked fast start – Mourinho

Jose Mourinho says Manchester United's dynamic start to their Premier League title challenge has been fuelled by the feel-good factor among his forwards.

Lukaku wants Man Utd fans to drop offensive chant

Romelu Lukaku has asked Manchester United fans to "move on" from their controversial chant about the Belgium striker.

Aguero back from brink to become City icon

On the verge of becoming Manchester City's all-time leading scorer, Sergio Aguero has won over Pep Guardiola to reestablish himself as one of the world's most feared strikers.

Conte insists Luiz must play against Atletico despite broken wrist

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is pinning his hopes on David Luiz playing against Atletico Madrid in the Champions League next week even though the defender has a broken wrist.

Man United, Man City into League Cup fourth round

Marcus Rashford fired Manchester United into the League Cup fourth round as the holders crushed Burton 4-1, while Manchester City eased through with a 2-1 win at West Bromwich Albion on Wednesday.

Why Carrick, Herrera have to be patient with Man United – Mourinho

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho said United’s midfield duo Michael Carrick and Ander Herrera have to be patient with the club, adding that they will have their chance for regular playing time when the time is right.

Mourinho similar to ‘no-nonsense’ Clough – Burton boss

Burton Albion boss Nigel Clough says there are similarities between his father Brian and Jose Mourinho as he prepares for a daunting trip on Wednesday to face Manchester United in the League Cup.

Klopp sick of sloppy Liverpool’s miscues

Jurgen Klopp admitted he is getting sick of Liverpool's defensive miscues after they slumped to a 2-0 defeat at Leicester in the League Cup third round.

Ox right to pick Liverpool – Klopp

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has reassured Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain that he has not made a mistake in swapping the Emirates for Anfield despite a lack of game time.

Banned Rooney gets lift to training

Everton striker Wayne Rooney was given a lift to training on Tuesday after he was banned for two years for drink-driving.

United’s Herrera says pressure on big-spending City

Manchester United's Ander Herrera says "favourites" Manchester City face intense pressure to win the Premier League after their summer spending spree and trophy less campaign last season.

Ibrahimovic vows to return better than ever

Swedish football great Zlatan Ibrahimovic says he will surprise many by performing better for Manchester United than he did before suffering a serious knee injury earlier this year.

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