6.10pm Man Utd news LIVE: Maddison to ‘join in 2020’, Alexander-Arnold racially abused, Werner wanted, Saudi takeover

MANCHESTER UNITED held on for a point against Liverpool after Adam Lallana’s late equaliser, but will feel their performance deserved all three. Marcus Rashford’s opener caused a bit of a stir with VAR – but it is off the field that is also peaking fans’ interest as a takeover bid of more than £3billion looks …

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6pm Tottenham news LIVE: Lo Celso or Sessegnon to face Red Star, Vertonghen new deal vetoed by Pochettino

TOTTENHAM needed a late equaliser from Dele Alli to prevent a third straight defeat in a hugely controversial game. Watford had taken the lead early on, but felt they should have had a penalty – only for the referee and VAR to wave their appeals away. But Alli netted late on, with VAR allowing it …

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6pm Chelsea news LIVE: Luiz admits Lampard the reason he left, Giroud to Crystal Palace, Malinovskyi wanted

CHELSEA will be happy to have gotten three points after edging past Newcastle United at the weekend. But their attentions turn to the Champions League as they prepare to face Ajax – while Tammy Abraham is close to signing a new deal at Stamford Bridge. Follow all of the latest updates and transfer gossip from …

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Footballers more likely to suffer dementia over ball heading

  Every profession has its own hazards and footballers are not left out.  Aside from the possibility of sustaining injuries in the course of play, a new research has also found that the possibility of developing dementia and other diseases after football cannot be ruled out. The report released Monday indicates that former footballers are …

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Arsenal legend Sol Campbell in talks to become new boss of Southend after Henrik Larsson rejects job

ARSENAL legend Sol Campbell is in advanced talks with Southend after Henrik Larsson rejected the League One side. Sky Sports claims the former England international is ready to take charge of the Shrimpers following Kevin Bond’s resignation in September. Sol Campbell is in advanced talks to become the new Southend bossGetty Images Campbell has been …

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John Stones shows off huge black eye in Man City training after suffering gash in win over Crystal Palace

JOHN STONES showed off his war wounds from the win over Crystal Palace as Manchester City returned to training. The England international, 25, has been left with a horrific black eye despite being on the pitch for just 11 minutes. John Stones suffered a nasty gash above his right eye during the gameAFP or licensors …

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Juventus and Atletico Madrid tracking West Brom’s England whizkid Nathan Ferguson

JUVENTUS and Atletico Madrid are among the clubs reportedly tracking West Brom whizkid Nathan Ferguson. The defender, 19, has been one of the standout performers for the Baggies under Slaven Bilic this season. Nathan Ferguson has attracted the interest of Juventus and Atletico Madrid after his performances for West BromRex Features They currently sit top …

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Mauricio Pochettino press conference: Tottenham boss admits his job may be under threat unless his side improve on poor start

Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino has suggested he could be out of a job unless results start to improve and quickly. An 85th-minute Dele Alli strike was needed to rescue them from yet another loss, as they drew 1-1 at home by bottom side Watford in the Premier League on Saturday. Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino …

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Ex-Arsenal defender Justin Hoyte relives the club’s last league visit to Sheffield United 13 years ago

JUSTIN HOYTE was just 21-years-old when he first experienced a trip to Bramall Lane as an Arsenal first team player. It was December 30, 2006 – an injury-hit Arsene Wenger side were hoping to ensure they kept up their title challenge against Neil Warnock’s top-flight newbies in Sheffield United. Getty Images – Getty Juatin Hoyte …

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Football Association and Professional Footballers’ Association study says ex-players are three-and-a-half times more likely to die of dementia

A new study claims former footballers are approximately three and a half times more likely to die from neurodegenerative disease than the general population. The report, which was released on Monday and was commissioned by the Football Association and Professional Footballers’ Association, assessed the medical records of 7,676 men who played football professionally in Scotland …

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Haringey Borough vs Yeovil Town FA Cup tie to be replayed after racist abuse led to players walking off

Haringey Borough and Yeovil Town’s FA Cup match will be replayed next week, the Football Association has announced. Saturday’s fourth qualifying round match at Haringey’s Coles Park ground was abandoned midway through the second half after the players walked off following alleged racist abuse from Yeovil fans. Haringey players walked off the pitch after reportedly …

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Mohammed bin Salman vs Sheikh Mansour: How does Saudi Prince linked to £3bn Man Utd takeover compare to Man City owner?

MOHAMMED BIN SALMAN is again linked with a move to buy Manchester United. The Saudi Arabian Crown Prince is reported to be interested in a £3billion takeover of the Old Trafford club. And should the 34-year-old arrive in Manchester it wouldn’t make him the first oil-rich Middle Eastern billionaire to take over a club in …

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Watch Chelsea star Marcos Alonso score stunning free-kick as Willy Caballero hangs from crossbar like a human goalpost

THIS is the moment Marcos Alonso scores a stunning free-kick as Willy Caballero hangs from the crossbar like a human goalpost. Chelsea fans couldn’t believe their eyes as they watched the Spanish left-back curl in a beauty during training on Monday. Marcos Alonso scored a stunning free-kick against Willy Caballero in trainingChelsea TV The defender …

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Real Madrid expect Arsenal and Man City to launch Isco transfer moves

Isco looks certain to be on the way out at Real Madrid (Picture: Getty) Real Madrid believe both Arsenal and Manchester City will be interested in signing Isco in the January transfer window, according to reports in Spain. Isco was expected to move on over the summer but appeared to have made a U-turn, deciding …

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Manchester United ejected fan sat in home section during clash against Liverpool over alleged racist abuse

A fan was ejected from Old Trafford during Manchester United’s clash with Liverpool over alleged racist abuse. United have said they are investigating as a matter of priority and it is understood the police have been informed. The football authorities are working to kick racism out of the gameGetty Images – Getty A United spokesman …

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Thiago Motta closing in on Genoa job where he wants to field revolutionary 2-7-2 formation with goalkeeper in midfield

THIAGO MOTTA is tipped to become Genoa manager – after revealing plans for a 2-7-2 formation including the goalkeeper in midfield. The former Brazil, Italy and Barcelona anchorman, who coached PSG U-under-19s, is reportedly frontrunner if Serie A strugglers Genoa sack Aurelio Andreazzoli. Ex-Barca midfielder Thiago Motta could soon be Genoa boss, reports in Italy …

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Man Utd sending Luke Shaw to Dubai for warm weather training after defender suffers injury setback

LUKE SHAW will be sent to Dubai for a warm weather training camp following his latest injury setback. The Manchester United defender has been out of action with a hamstring injury since the shock 2-1 defeat to Crystal Palace in August. Luke Shaw will step up his recovery in Dubai this weekGetty Images – Getty …

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How Spurs will line-up against Red Star Belgrade with Lo Celso OR Sessegnon set to feature

MAURICIO POCHETTINO has revealed one of Giovani Lo Celso or Ryan Sessegnon will play against Red Star Belgrade. The Spurs boss was asked about the fitness of his players ahead of tomorrow night’s Champions League clash and said one will and one will not feature. This is how Spurs could line up if Pochettino decides …

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Kieran Trippier claims Diego Costa calls him ‘Rooney’ ten times a day and is ‘the funniest player I’ve played with’

KIERAN TRIPPIER has hilariously revealed that Atletico Madrid team-mate Diego Costa calls him “Wayne Rooney” – 10 times a day. Given that Trippier has been at Atletico for 95 days at the time of writing, that means he has been called the wrong name 950 times by his enigmatic team-mate. Kieran Trippier has revealed Diego …

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Top 5 ‘greenest’ clubs in the Premier League, including Arsenal and Man United

Recent events highlight the need for increased ambition and action on climate change. The most important include the Government’s legal commitment to net-zero emissions; global and local climate strikes; and the 2019 UN Climate Change Summit. With this in mind, energy auto switching company Switchcraft has ranked the top 5 ‘greenest’ Premier League football teams. …

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Garba Takes Golden Eaglets To Classroom After Defeat To Japan

Golden Eaglets head coach Manu Garba drilled his players in a classroom tutorial few hours after their 1-0 loss to Japan in Sunday night’s friendly game , Completesports.com reports. Head coach of the team, Manu Garba took time to analyse the game to the players, a move meant to correct lapses noticed in the defeat …

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Aubameyang, Benzema and Luiz swear by RareBoots4U, a company that specialises in selling vintage boots for £500 a pair

PIERRE-EMERICK AUBAMEYANG, Karim Benzema and David Luiz are just some of the footballers giddy for vintage boots from RareBoots4U. The Devon-based company, set up by Jake Self, 20, and Cameron Sangster, 19, specialises in sourcing and selling rare and retro kicks to football’s elite. Jake Self, left, and Cam Sangster, right, are the brains behind …

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Bethany England EXCLUSIVE: Chelsea star on juggling football with working in a chippy and idolising Liverpool icon Steven Gerrard

To say it’s been a whirlwind few years for Chelsea’s Bethany England would be something of an understatement. As little as five years ago, England combined playing on a semi-professional basis with Doncaster Rovers Belles in the Women’s Super League with working night shifts in a Barnsley fish and chip shop as she tried to …

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Kieran Tierney must make Premier League debut against Sheffield United, says Arsenal legend Alan Smith

Kieran Tierney is finally fit enough to start for Arsenal (Picture: Getty) Arsenal legend Alan Smith has urged Unai Emery to hand Kieran Tierney his Premier League debut against Sheffield United on Monday evening. The Gunners let in 51 goals in each of their last two Premier League campaigns, more than they had conceded in …

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VAR ‘making a mockery of the Premier League’, says ex-referee after ‘embarrassing’ weekend

An ‘embarrassing’ weekend of VAR controversy has ‘made a mockery’ of the Premier League, according to a former top-flight referee. It was another dramatic weekend of Premier League football, with Liverpool dropping points to Manchester United, Tottenham rescuing a draw against bottom-of-the-table Watford and both Leicester and Aston Villa enjoying late victories. But VAR has …

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Man City defensive crisis eased with return of Kyle Walker and Nico Otamendi from injury against Atalanta

PEP GUARDIOLA hopes his defensive crisis is easing with Kyle Walker and Nico Otamendi back in training. Manchester City were forced to go into their Premier League game at Crystal Palace on Saturday without a single senior centre-back. Manchester City could welcome Kyle Walker and Nicolas Otamendi back to the starting XI against Atalanta John …

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How Man Utd could line up if £3bn-plus takeover from Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman goes through

MANCHESTER UNITED are reportedly preparing for another takeover bid of more than £3billion from the Saudi Royal Family. And fed up fans who organised a protest at the Glazers and Ed Woodward could soon be whipped up into a transfer frenzy if Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman makes a fresh takeover bid at Old Trafford. …

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3pm Man Utd news LIVE: Maddison to ‘join in 2020’, Liverpool draw reaction, Werner wanted, Saudi takeover bid

MANCHESTER UNITED held on for a point against Liverpool after Adam Lallana’s late equaliser. Marcus Rashford’s opener caused a bit of a stir with VAR – but it is off the field that is also peaking fans’ interest as a takeover bid of more than £3billion looks set to be submitted. Follow all the latest …

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