Euro 2020: Finland qualify for first major finals

Finland qualified for their first major tournament finals as they beat Liechtenstein 3-0 on Friday to guarantee a place at Euro 2020. Norwich City forward Teemu Pukki scored twice in Helsinki and Jasse Tuominen also netted to bring the home crowd pouring onto the pitch at the final whistle as Finland secured second place behind …

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7.15pm Man Utd news LIVE: Haaland wants to work with Solskjaer, Mandzukic chooses United, Koulibaly £69m

OLE GUNNAR SOLKSKJAER will be hoping to kick on from a 3-1 win over Brighton when club football returns after the international break. The Norwegian’s Red Devils have now won five of their last six fixtures in all competitions and are up to seventh in the Premier League. And United are edging ever closer to …

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7.15pm Arsenal news LIVE: Ceballos wants to stay, Aubameyang and Martinelli wanted by Barca, Mkhitaryan blasts Emery

ARSENAL have some thinking to do as they look for a drastic improvement after the international break following a disappointing 2-0 loss at Leicester. Top of the board’s list of priorities will be deciding whether to keep faith in manager Unai Emery after picking up just two points from four Premier League games. And there …

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Cristiano Ronaldo approves Juventus’ transfer move for Manchester United star Paul Pogba

Ronaldo is happy for Juventus to sign Pogba (Picture: Getty) Cristiano Ronaldo has given his stamp of approval to Juventus’ move for Paul Pogba, according to reports. Pogba has been heavily linked with a move back to Juventus and is reportedly keen to leave Manchester United next summer. The midfielder failed in a bid to …

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Cristiano Ronaldo reduced to tears after argument with Ruud van Nistelrooy shortly after the death of his father, claims former Manchester United teammate Louis Saha

Ruud van Nistelrooy once left Cristiano Ronaldo in tears after getting involved in an argument shortly after his father had died. The forwards were once part of Sir Alex Ferguson’s attacking options at Manchester United, with Ronaldo joining from Sporting Lisbon in 2003 as a teenager. By this point, Van Nistelrooy had established himself as …

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Brazil 0 Argentina 1: Lionel Messi scores in first international since July as Gabriel Jesus misses woeful penalty

LIONEL MESSI scored in his first international game since July as Gabriel Jesus missed an awful penalty as Argentina edged past Brazil. The Manchester City striker, 22, slotted his early spot-kick way wide – much like in the 1-1 draw with Atalanta last week. Lionel Messi scored as Argentina beat Brazil in Saudi ArabiaAP:Associated Press …

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Real Madrid add Chelsea star Callum Hudson-Odoi to transfer target list

Bayern failed in a bid to sign Hudson-Odoi last January (Picture: Getty) Zinedine Zidane is a big admirer of Callum Hudson-Odoi with Real Madrid adding the Chelsea youngster to their transfer wishlist, reports say. Hudson-Odoi is considered one of the brightest talents in English football and almost left Chelsea last January to join Bayern Munich. …

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Ex-Man City star Danilo lays into Manchester for its bad food and lack of passion among fans

DANILO has laid into Manchester and the City fans by claiming they lack passion and the food on offer is poor. The Brazilian right-back quit Pep Guardiola’s side in the summer to join Juventus in a deal worth just over £34million. Danilo has accused City fans of lacking passion and moaned about the food in …

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Mauricio Pochettino unhappy with Tottenham Hotspur board for failing to sign Barcelona flop Philippe Coutinho in summer transfer window – reports

Mauricio Pochettino was apparently dismayed by Tottenham Hotspur’s inability to sign Philippe Coutinho from Barcelona. The Brazil international made a remarkable move to the Camp Nou in January 20178 from Liverpool after five stunning years on Merseyside. Mauricio Pochettino worked with Coutinho at Espanyol and wanted the Barca midfielder in the summerAFP or licensors But …

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Euro 2020 playoffs: When are they, how many teams qualify through groups and what are the fixtures?

EURO 2020 qualification is reaching squeaky bum time and England have confirmed their place at the tournament. The Three Lions scored 26 qualifying goals and progress from their group with the Czech Republic, while Kosovo and potentially Bulgaria enter the play-offs. Gareth Southgate’s England side have qualified for Euro 2020 and will not need to …

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Euro 2020: Which teams have qualified and who can qualify in TONIGHT’s games?

ENGLAND booked their place in Euro 2020 with a crushing 7-0 victory over Montenegro. And more teams have the opportunity to make it to the tournament tonight. England qualified for Euro 2020 with a 7-0 win over MontenegroGetty – Contributor Which teams have qualified for Euro 2020? QUALIFICATION for the Euros began just weeks after …

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England must beat Kosovo or face potential Euro 2020 Group of Death with Belgium and Portugal

ENGLAND have qualified for Euro 2020 but could yet face a potential Group of Death with both Belgium and Portugal next summer. A draw or defeat against lowly Kosovo could see Gareth Southgate’s men drop down into the second pot of seeds. Southgate has said he will make changes for Kosovo… despite horror Euro 2020 …

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Manchester United target £200m January transfer spree on Jadon Sancho and Erling Haaland

Dortmund will want over £100m for Sancho (Picture: Getty) Manchester United are ready to push forward their plans to sign Jadon Sancho and Erling Haaland to January, reports say. The goalscoring duo are two of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s top transfer targets and were earmarked for moves next summer. But the Mirror claim United are prepared …

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Nadal sweats on semis spot at ATP Finals after beating Tsitsipas

Rafael Nadal recovered to beat Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-7 (4/7), 6-4, 7-5 on Friday but faces an anxious wait to find out whether he will qualify for the last four at the ATP Finals. The post Nadal sweats on semis spot at ATP Finals after beating Tsitsipas appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria …

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Hugo Lloris targets January return as Tottenham keeper recovers from horror elbow injury

TOTTENHAM No1 Hugo Lloris is targeting a return to football as early as January after his horror elbow injury. The Spurs goalkeeper, 32, dislocated his elbow after a huge blunder gifted Brighton a goal in October’s heavy defeat. Hugo Lloris is targeting a return to football from injury in JanuaryPA:Empics Sport Lloris is away with …

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Moise Kean’s dad admits sending son to Everton was a ‘mistake’ and begs him to join Roma in January transfer window

THE father of Moise Kean admits he should never have sent his son to Everton – and is desperate for him to quit Goodison Park in January. Kean has struggled to make any impact since his surprise £24.5million move to Merseyside from Juventus last summer and is now struggling to get a game. The father …

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Fans beg Gabriel Jesus to stop taking penalties as he misses by yards vs Argentina.. just 9 days after Man City fail

FANS have begged Gabriel Jesus to stop taking penalties after he missed by yards against Argentina – just nine days after he did the same for Manchester City. The Brazilian forward, 22, confidently stepped up to the spot during Friday’s friendly in Saudi Arabia. But he conspired to miss – badly – sending the ball …

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Barcelona’s Jordi Alba gets a lift to training every day from his DAD, reveals Gerard Pique

Barcelona’s Jordi Alba is one of the best full-backs in the world, but when it comes to his own transportation he’s still reliant on his family – despite being 30. Alba’s team-mate, Gerard Pique, recently revealed on Spanish TV that Alba gets a lift to training every day from his dad – yes, you heard …

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Albania U21 vs England U21: Live stream, TV channel, teams and kick-off time for the Euro 2021 qualifier

ENGLAND’S youngsters will look to make it four wins from four when they face Albania in the Euro 2021 Under-21 qualifier. The Young Lions have yet to drop a point so far, beating their closest rivals in Group C, Austria, 5-1 in their last outing. Aidy Boothroyd will be hoping his England side can earn …

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Manchester United to seek permanent transfer for Alexis Sanchez

Sanchez is on loan at Inter in Italy (Picture: Getty) Manchester United have ‘no intention’ of bringing Alexis Sanchez back to Old Trafford, according to reports. The Chilean is on loan at Inter, but injuries have restricted him to just three Serie A appearances. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has decided Sanchez has no future at United …

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Genk chief confirms Liverpool and Napoli want wonderkid Sander Berge

Liverpool are interested in Genk starlet Sander Berge, but may be forced into a bidding war by Napoli. The Reds have already faced Genk twice in the Champions League, with Berge reportedly impressing boss Jurgen Klopp. Sander Berge could well be on his way out of Genk at the end of the seasonGetty Images – …

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Victor Moses could return to Chelsea in January transfer window with Fenerbahce to end disappointing loan spell

VICTOR MOSES could return to Chelsea in the January transfer window with Fenerbahce keen to end his disappointing loan spell, according to reports. The Nigeria international, still only 28, was shipped out on an 18-month loan deal in January but has played just four times this season, scoring once. Victor Moses could be sent back …

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Chelsea boss Frank Lampard still wants to add Shay Given to his coaching team amid concerns over Kepa Arrizabalaga

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard is poised to make another attempt to add Shay Given to his coaching staff at Stamford Bridge. Given, who is currently goalkeeping coach at Derby County, worked under Lampard during his year-long stint as Rams boss. Frank Lampard is enjoying life in the Stamford Bridge hotseatAFP or licensors Such was the …

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Mason Mount posts hilarious video of Chelsea teammate Tammy Abraham re-watching first England goal

Tammy Abraham has now officially achieved what most football fans dream about by scoring for his country. And, if the video posted by Chelsea teammate Mason Mount is anything to go by, the England striker clearly enjoyed his goal against Montenegro. Tammy Abraham slid in to score England’s seventh at WembleyGetty Images – Getty The …

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Nicky Butt reveals what the next step is for Scott McTominay and other Manchester United academy graduates including Mason Greenwood and Tahith Chong

Manchester United’s head of first team development Nicky Butt has revealed what the club’s homegrown talents need to do to reach the next step. A number of academy players have been getting their chance in the first team this season while players like Scott McTominay have nailed down a starting spot. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer fielded …

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Jack Wilshere puts David Beckham’s Inter Miami on red alert as he is ‘interested in MLS transfer’

JACK WILSHERE has put David Beckham’s Inter Miami on red alert after it was revealed he is interested in a move to the MLS. The West Ham midfielder, 27, is out of contract at the end of the 2020-21 season – by which time he will still only be 29-years-old. Wilshere has put Inter Miami …

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