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Arsenal’s chances of qualifying for the Champions League via a top-four finish in the Premier League were all but snuffed out on Sunday as they were held to a 1-1 draw at home to lowly Brighton.

Arsenal, Tottenham battle for North London derby supremacy

After recording their best start in the Premier League in almost a decade-two wins in two games, Arsenal fell like a pack of cards against Liverpool at Anfield last weekend while Tottenham Hotspurs against all odds, lost 0-1 at home against Newcastle.
But they jetted back to the North-East with smiles on their faces as Joelinton secured a valuable and famous away win.

Joelinton secures away win for Newcastle United

Newcastle United defied the odds in the sunshine to stun Champions League finalists Tottenham Hotspur in their own backyard.

Ian Holloway: EU responsible for new handball rules

Ian Holloway claims that the European Union is to blame for the controversial new handball rule in the Premier League.
Liverpool and Manchester City are the 'real contenders' for the Premier League title this season, says Tottenham goalkeeper Hugo Lloris, despite his side holding the latter to a draw.

Hugo Lloris: Liverpool, Manchester City the real title contenders

Liverpool and Manchester City are the 'real contenders' for the Premier League title this season, says Tottenham goalkeeper Hugo Lloris, despite his side holding the latter to a draw.
Pep Guardiola lamented that VAR needs to be fixed after he watched his Manchester City team have a last-minute winner against Tottenham ruled out on Saturday.

Pep Guardiola laments VAR faults after goal against Tottenham disallowed

Pep Guardiola lamented that VAR needs to be fixed after he watched his Manchester City team have a last-minute winner against Tottenham ruled out on Saturday.
Mauricio Pochettino has apologised to Manchester United over Tottenham's tough tackles during Thursday's International Champions Cup game.

Mauricio Pochettino sorry for Tottenham tough tackles against Manchester United

Mauricio Pochettino has apologised to Manchester United over Tottenham's tough tackles during Thursday's International Champions Cup game.
Maurizio Sarri on Thursday said his being appointed Juventus’ new head coach was the “crowning achievement” of his long career.

Maurizio Sarri expects more Juventus signings

Juventus head coach Maurizio Sarri expects the Serie A champions to make more signings before the transfer window closes.
Lucas Moura (centre) celebrates after scoring Tottenham’s equaliser which put them through to the last 16 of the Champions League. Alejandro García-EPA

Lucas Moura backs Leonardo to do right by Paris Saint-Germain amid Neymar uncertainty

Brazil star Neymar is keen to leave Parc des Princes, with a return to Spain via Barcelona or Real Madrid considered his most likely escape route.
Goalkeeper Andre Onana is excited with Ajax's result in the Uefa Champions League, beating Tottenham Hotspur 1-0 in the first leg of their semi-final.

Manchester United target Andre Onana ‘wants new success’ at Ajax

Andre Onana says he wants to stay at Ajax and “fight for new success” as speculation continues to circulate that Manchester United will look to the Cameroon international goalkeeper to replace David de Gea.

Willian replaces injured Neymar in Brazil Copa America squad

Chelsea star Willian has been chosen to replace Neymar after the forward was forced out of Brazil's Copa America plans.
Andy Robertson was full of admiration for Alisson after the Liverpool goalkeeper’s superb display in the 2-0 Champions League final win over Tottenham.

Andy Robertson: Alisson performance in Champions League final was ‘an absolute joke’

Andy Robertson was full of admiration for Alisson after the Liverpool goalkeeper’s superb display in the 2-0 Champions League final win over Tottenham.
Dele Alli

Dele Alli: Nobody spoke in the dressing room after UCL defeat

Dele Alli has revealed that none of the Spurs team were really speaking in the dressing room following the Champions League heartache against Liverpool.
Lionel Messi has defended Barcelona head coach Ernesto Valverde for the defeat against Liverpool, saying he and his team-mates deserve most of the blame.

Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo included in Champions League squad of the season

Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have both been included in the Champions League squad of the season despite failing to reach the final.
Mauricio Pochettino consoles Harry Kane of Tottenham Hotspur following defeat in the Champions League Final

Mauricio Pochettino hints he could stay at Tottenham after final defeat

Mauricio Pochettino kept tight-lipped about his future as Tottenham Hotspur coach after his side lost the Champions League final to Liverpool on Saturday.
Mauricio Pochettino consoles Harry Kane of Tottenham Hotspur following defeat in the Champions League Final

Tony Cascarino: Mauricio Pochettino managed Tottenham like a rookie manager

Tottenham boss Mauirico Pochettino handled his side “like a rookie manager” in their Champions League final defeat against Liverpool, according to former Republic of Ireland international Tony Cascarino.
Harry Kane and Lucas Moura

Lucas Moura rues missed opportunities in Champions League final

Lucas Moura admitted Tottenham had enough chances to avoid defeat to Liverpool in the Champions League final but spoke of his pride at their achievements in Europe this season.
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Liverpool beat Spurs to clinch sixth Champions League title

Liverpool beat Tottenham Hotspurs 2-0 at the Wanda Metropolitano in the second ever all-English final to clinch their sixth UEFA Champions League final on Saturday night.
Mauricio Pochettino (R) speaks to Tottenham Hotspur's striker Harry Kane

Champions League: Harry Kane decision ‘not easy’ for Mauricio Pochettino

Mauricio Pochettino refused to reveal whether Tottenham striker Harry Kane will start the Champions League final.

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Friendly: NFF confirms Super Eagles, Brazil clash for October 13

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Police: Eight women found dead in Rivers hotels

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Delta youths march against ‘Yahoo Yahoo’ boys

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WWC: Odunayo Adekuoroye targets gold

Two-time Commonwealth Games gold medalist, Odunayo Adekuoroye, says her next target is to become a world champion by winning gold at the ongoing 2019 Senior Wrestling World Championships in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan.

CHAN: Imama Amapakabo to lead Super Eagles to Lome on Friday

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