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Marcus Rashford is not “a natural goalscorer”, says Alan Shearer, with England boss Gareth Southgate considered to have got his assessment of the Manchester United forward as a No.9 “spot on”.

Paul Parker: Marcus Rashford’s not doing enough to be Manchester United’s main striker

Paul Parker does not believe Marcus Rashford has done enough to show Manchester United that they can rely on him to be their main striker.g
Former Liverpool forward El-Hadji Diouf has drawn similarities between Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane and how they complement each other's performances.

Phil Thompson: Sadio Mane’s pass to Mohamed Salah cost Liverpool against Napoli

Ex-Liverpool caretaker manager Phil Thompson has stated Sadio Mane “made the wrong decision” in the Reds 2-0 Champions League loss to Napoli on Tuesday night.
Pep Guardiola says fans can't expect Manchester City to win every game, after they were beaten 3-2 at Norwich on Saturday evening.

Pep Guardiola: Why Manchester City lost to Norwich

Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola, has said that his side paid for their failure to take their chances, as they suffered a 3-2 defeat to Norwich City on Saturday.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has revealed Naby Keita is close to returning for his side.

Jurgen Klopp issues injury update on Guinea’s Naby Keita

The Guinea midfielder suffered a hip injury before the Reds’ Uefa Super Cup final against Chelsea last month and has missed their last four games.
Barcelona forward Malcom has heaped praise on Lyon midfielder Nabil Fekir ahead of their meeting in the Champions League last 16.

Nabil Fekir makes massive claim over £53 million failed Liverpool move

The story of how Fekir’s £53m move to Anfield collapsed is well known after the Reds pulled the plug at the eleventh hour due to concerns over the health of his knee.
Nigerian youngster Deji Sotona has been named as the fastest player at Manchester United.

Deji Sotona emerges as Manchester United’s fastest player

Nigerian youngster Deji Sotona has been named as the fastest player at Manchester United.
Michael Owen has admitted his move to Newcastle was one of the biggest regrets of his career.

Michael Owen: My move to Newcastle was one I really regret

Michael Owen has admitted his move to Newcastle was one of the biggest regrets of his career.
Sadio Mane was once again a star man for Liverpool as they maintained their 100 percent record in the Premier League with a 3-0 win at Burnley on Saturday evening.

Sadio Mane helps Liverpool maintain 100 percent record

Sadio Mane was once again a star man for Liverpool as they maintained their 100 percent record in the Premier League with a 3-0 win at Burnley on Saturday evening.
Although Chelsea succumbed to defeats in their last two matches, Wilfred Ndidi has warned his Leicester City teammates to be aware of the danger posed by Frank Lampard’s men.

Wilfred Ndidi in action as Leicester City triumph over Bournemouth

Wilfred Ndidi returned from a hamstring injury to help Leicester City claim a 3-1 victory over Bournemouth in a Premier League game on Saturday.
Nigeria youth international Tom Dele-Bashiru says he is ready to take the Premier League by storm following his debut in Tuesday’s Carabao Cup game.

Nigeria’s Tom Dele-Bashiru ready to take English premiership by storm

Nigeria youth international Tom Dele-Bashiru says he is ready to take the Premier League by storm following his debut in Tuesday’s Carabao Cup game.
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.
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Pep Guardiola hails Wilfred Ndidi over his marking ability

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has hailed Super Eagles midfielder Wilfred Ndidi over his marking ability and hunger to recover the ball stands him above the rest.
Super Eagles assistant coach Imama Amapakabo is tipping Super Eagles forward Alexander Iwobi for success at Everton after leaving Arsenal in summer.

Carabao Cup: Alex Iwobi faces Sheffield Wednesday test

Alex Iwobi and his Everton teamamates will face Sheffield Wednesday in the third round of the Carabao Cup next month.
Harry Kane is recovering well from an ankle injury

Harry Kane wants Tottenham to go on run after ‘disappointing’ start

Harry Kane warned Tottenham they could not afford to keep dropping points in their bid to keep pace with Liverpool and Manchester City after a "disappointing start".
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.
Gareth Bale will act as a Real Madrid warning to Christian Eriksen, says Dimitar Berbatov, with the Tottenham playmaker needing to decide whether he wants to risk facing similar criticism.

Mauricio Pochettino: Christian Eriksen can shut out transfer speculation

Christian Eriksen remains focused on his job even as transfer rumours persist, according to Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino.
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Mauricio Pochettino insists team selections are not ‘experiments’

Mauricio Pochettino insists his Tottenham team selections cannot be considered "experiments" as he prepares to take on Newcastle United.
Manager Mauricio Pochettino is unsure whether Victor Wanyama will be a Tottenham Hotspur player at the end of the European transfer window.

Tottenham coach unsure about Kenya skipper Victor Wanyama’s future

Manager Mauricio Pochettino is unsure whether Victor Wanyama will be a Tottenham Hotspur player at the end of the European transfer window.

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