English Premiership

Aguero reiterates desire to return to Argentina in 2020

Sergio Aguero has reiterated his desire to return to Independiente when his contract at Manchester City expires. The 29-year-old joined City in 2011, signing from La Liga side Atletico Madrid. During his six years in Manchester, Aguero has been prolific and has become a legendary figure. He has just over two years left on his contract at the Etihad and ...

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GHPL Week 2: AshGold go top, WAFA maim Liberty at Dansoman

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After failing to beat Asante Kotoko in Week 1, WAFA went to Liberty Professionals and got a very impressive 3-1 win at the Karl Reindorf Park. The match was Liberty new coach, Reginald Asante’s first in charge of the team but not even his presence could save them from a difficult afternoon. Former Black Starlets players, Aminu Mohammed and Richard ...

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic: Manchester United striker to leave Old Trafford club

Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored 29 goals in 53 appearances for Manchester United (Image credit: Getty Images)

Striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic is set to leave Manchester United imminently. Although there has been no announcement from United, it is understood manager Jose Mourinho has agreed to release Ibrahimovic from his present deal which expires on 30 June. It is not known where Ibrahimovic is going but there has been intense speculation recently that he will join Major League Soccer ...

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West Ham give lifetime bans to pitch invaders at Burnley game

Some West Ham fans protested in front of the directors' box during the defeat by Burnley (Image credit: PA)

West Ham United have given lifetime bans to five supporters who invaded the pitch during the team’s 3-0 defeat by Burnley at London Stadium. Several fans have also been banned for life for throwing coins or objects “with intent to injure or harm”. Hammers joint-owner David Sullivan was hit by a coin as fans protested in front of the directors’ ...

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Alexis Sanchez expected better of himself since joining Manchester United

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Alexis Sanchez says he expected better of himself following his move to Manchester United. Sanchez joined United from Arsenal in January but has managed just one goal in 10 appearances since arriving at Old Trafford. The 29-year-old admits he has struggled to adapt to his new life in Manchester after four seasons with the Gunners. “As I am self-demanding, I ...

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Hearts to play Ashgold in Cape Coast on Saturday

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The Premier League Board (PLB) has confirmed Accra Hearts of Oak’s Ghana Premier League week two fixture with Ashantigold will be honoured on Saturday March 24, 2018 at the Cape Coast Stadium. The rescheduling of the match, originally fixed for television coverage on Sunday, was necessitated by Aduana Stars’ inability to honour their television-scheduled match with with Elmina Sharks at ...

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Kompany eyes ‘Derby Day’ title win after victory at Stoke

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Captain Vincent Kompany says Manchester City side have “a once in a lifetime opportunity” to win the title against rivals Manchester United after they restored their 16-point lead at the top of the table with victory at Stoke. David Silva scored both goals at the relegation-threatened Potters to ensure the Blues can clinch the title at home to United if ...

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Michael Carrick to retire at end of season

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Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick has announced he will retire at the end of the season. Carrick, 36, has played 463 times for United since joining from Tottenham for £18m in 2006 and won 34 England caps. “There comes a time when your body tells you it is time to stop. That is where I am at,” he said. Carrick ...

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Pogba misses Man Utd training to cast doubt over Sevilla showing

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The France international is still nursing a knock which kept him out of a clash with Liverpool and may now be absent in the Champions League. Paul Pogba was forced to sit out Manchester United training on Monday, casting doubt over his involvement in their Champions League clash with Sevilla. The France international midfielder was a late withdrawal from the ...

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Rashford scores twice as Man Utd defeat Liverpool 2-1

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Marcus Rashford scored twice as Manchester United held on to beat Liverpool and strengthen their grip on second place in the Premier League. The win meant Jose Mourinho’s side closed the gap on runaway leaders Manchester City to 13 points – at least until City play at Stoke on Monday – but, more pertinently, they are now five points clear ...

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