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Chelsea manager Frank Lampard is delighted with his team's effort this season, despite losing the FA Cup final.

Frank Lampard demands for ‘fair’ treatment for tired Chelsea

Frank Lampard has called on the Premier League to give Chelsea a fair start to next season, saying the September 12 launch date is “too early” for his players.
Inter Milan boss Antonio Conte has set sight on three Chelsea players as he aimed to raid the Blues for reinforcement at the end of the season.

Antonio Conte: Inter players deserved better press

Inter Milan coach Antonio Conte was snappy after ending the season with victory over Atalanta.
Tottenham Hotspur are reportedly interested in signing Queens Park Rangers forward Eberechi Eze in the summer.

West Ham renew interest in QPR’s Eberechi Eze

QPR are holding out for as much as £20m for Eze, who is also attracting interest from Aston Villa, Crystal Palace, Newcastle and West Bromwich Albion. Although West Ham are unlikely to be able to spend heavily, they have indicated they are prepared to make funds available to sign the 22-year-old.
The Premier League, EFL and FA have reportedly drawn up contingency plans in the event of a mass shut-down of sporting events amid concerns over the spreading of the coronavirus.

Another Premier League player tests positive for novel coronavirus

A third first-team player from Brighton & Hove Albion tested positive for COVID-19 on Saturday, the Premier League club’s chief executive Paul Barber has confirmed.
The Premier League, EFL and FA have reportedly drawn up contingency plans in the event of a mass shut-down of sporting events amid concerns over the spreading of the coronavirus.

Premier League threatens clubs over restarting matches

The Premier League said it will send warning to clubs at a meeting on Monday, not to vote against the season restarting at neutral venues, as it could cost them more than relegation.
Aston Villa’s players and first-team coaches and senior management have agreed to defer 25% of their wages for four months due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Premier League club said on Saturday.

Premier League ‘nowhere near’ formula to finish season – Aston Villa chief

The Premier League is determined to complete the season stalled by the COVID-19 pandemic but is “nowhere near” finding a formula that would allow it to do so, Aston Villa chief executive Christian Purslow has said.
Glen Johnson has named former Liverpool manager Rafael Benitez as ‘the worst man-manager’ he ever played under.

Glen Johnson: Rafa Benitez worst man-manager i ever had

Former England international Glen Johnson says his former Liverpool manager Rafael Benitez was ‘the worst man-manager’ he ever played under in his career.
Premier League chiefs are now working towards restarting the season on June 1.

Roy Hodgson: Premier league must be completed

The Premier League season must be played to a finish after the COVID-19 shutdown is over instead of using “artificial means” to decide the champions as well as relegation and Champions League spots, Crystal Palace Manager Roy Hodgson has said.
Leroy Sane is “close” to making a return to training at Manchester City, with Pep Guardiola hoping to be handed a timely fitness boost.

Pep Guardiola: Leroy Sane should be back in training with Manchester City by next...

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola says he expects Leroy Sane to return to full training "in another week", after missing the first half of the 2019-20 campaign due to knee ligament damage.
Cenk Tosun is undergoing a medical at Crystal Palace on Friday ahead of a six-month loan move from Everton.

Cenk Tosun undergoes Crystal Palace medical ahead of loan move

Cenk Tosun is undergoing a medical at Crystal Palace on Friday ahead of a six-month loan move from Everton.
Michy Batshuayi is set to stay at Chelsea, but Frank Lampard admits the exit door remains open for Davide Zappacosta and Tiemoue Bakayoko.

Crystal Palace keen to sign Michy Batshuayi

Hodgson said: “We’ve said since the summer transfer window we are looking to sign at least one, possibly two strikers and two full-backs. Nothing changes. I said it a year ago, I said it in the summer and I say it again.”
Wayne Rooney can follow the lead of fellow England centurions Steven Gerrard and Frank Lampard by becoming a top manager, says Roy Hodgson, the man who handed 100 international caps to the iconic trio.

Roy Hodgson: Wayne Rooney will follow Frank Lampard, Steven Gerrard’s lead

Wayne Rooney can follow the lead of fellow England centurions Steven Gerrard and Frank Lampard by becoming a top manager, says Roy Hodgson, the man who handed 100 international caps to the iconic trio.
Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson has admitted the club expects more from Wilfried Zaha.

Roy Hodgson: Wilfried Zaha not for sale but Crystal Palace will consider ‘serious’ bids

Roy Hodgson is confident nobody at Crystal Palace is looking to sell star winger Wilfried Zaha in January, but he recognises "serious" bids would have to be considered.
Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson has asserted Wilfried Zaha is doing extremely well mentally on the back of scoring the equaliser in Monday night's Premier League game with Brighton & Hove Albion.

Roy Hodgson: Crystal Palace’s Wilfried Zaha is improving mentally

Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson has asserted Wilfried Zaha is "doing extremely well mentally" on the back of scoring the equaliser in Monday night's Premier League game with Brighton & Hove Albion.
Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson has admitted the club expects more from Wilfried Zaha.

Roy Hodgson: Crystal Palace have no desire to sell Wilfried Zaha

Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson is unruffled with the speculation surrounding Wilfried Zaha, insisting the club has no intention of selling him.
Wilfried Zaha may be sparking talk of interest from Manchester United, but Crystal Palace have a plan to keep him at Selhurst Park.

Roy Hodgson: Wilfried Zaha must respect his contract with Crystal Palace

Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson has urged Wilfried Zaha to respect the long-term contract he signed with the Eagles, as another transfer window draws near.

Roy Hodgson doubts Jurgen Klopp’s injury claims ahead Selhurst clash

Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson has given his own take on Liverpool’s injuries to Andy Robertson and Mohamed Salah.

Roy Hodgson says he had ‘no doubt’ that Frank Lampard, Steven Gerrard would succeed...

Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson says he had ‘no doubts’ that Frank Lampard and Steven Gerrard would go on to succeed in football management.

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