English Premiership

Shakespeare confirmed as permanent Leicester manager

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Leicester City have announced that Craig Shakespeare has signed a three-year contract to become the club’s permanent manager ahead of the 2017/18 Premier League season. “This is a really exciting opportunity for me to continue along this new path in my career and to continue to work with a club and a group of staff I’ve grown extremely close to,” ...

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Liverpool apologise & end interest in Virgil van Dijk

Virgil van Dijk has won 12 caps for the Netherlands (Image credit: Getty Images)

Liverpool have apologised to Southampton over “any misunderstanding” and ended their interest in defender Virgil van Dijk. Saints had said they would report Liverpool to the Premier League over an alleged illegal approach for him. The 25-year-old centre-back is wanted by a number of clubs and had stated his preference for a move to Anfield. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp had ...

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Schalke defender Sead Kolasinac joins Arsenal on ‘long term deal’

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Arsenal have confirmed defender Sead Kolasinac will join the club from Schalke on a free transfer this summer. The 23-year-old Bosnia-Herzegovina international will sign a ‘long-term’ deal with the Gunners when his contract at Schalke expires. Kolasinac will become Arsenal’s first summer signing when he completes his move, as manager Arsene Wenger looks to add to his squad to launch ...

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Romelu Lukaku knows where he wants to play next season

Lukaku has spent four seasons at Everton, scoring 81 goals in all competitions (Image credit: Getty Images)

Everton’s Romelu Lukaku has decided where he wants to play next season. The 24-year-old striker, who scored 25 Premier League goals last season, turned down the most lucrative contract offer in Everton’s history in March. “I don’t want to stay at the same level. I want to improve and I know where I want to do that,” Belgian Lukaku said ...

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“Player disobedience cost Hearts at WAFA”- Frank Nuttal

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Head coach of Hearts of Oak, Frank Nuttal, has stated that the team’s heavy 5-0 loss to WAFA on Sunday was caused by the failure of some players to follow his directives from the bench. Hearts suffered their heaviest league defeat after conceding goals from Majeed Ashimaru, Ibrahim Abdulwahab, Daniel Lomotey (brace),  and Ibrahim Abukari and the win sent WAFA back ...

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Chelsea’s Baba Rahman suffers relapse

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Ghana and Chelsea left wing back Baba Rahman is set to face a prolonged spell on the sidelines after finding out from doctors that the meniscus tear in his left knee has not healed according to the set schedule. Rahman suffered the injury in Ghana’s opening match of the 2017 Afcon against Uganda after chasing down an opponent. The set ...

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Yaya Toure signs new contract at Manchester City midfielder

Yaya Toure scored twice on his return to the Manchester City first team in November (Image credit: Getty Images)

Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure has signed a new one-year deal with the Premier League club. The 34-year-old has played 299 games for City, scoring 81 goals, since joining from Barcelona in 2010. Earlier this season, Toure was left out of the Champions League squad and manager Pep Guardiola fell out with the player’s agent, Dimitri Seluk. “I am delighted. ...

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Arsene Wenger: Arsenal boss signs new two-year contract

Arsene Wenger won a record seventh FA Cup on Saturday but has faced pressure from Arsenal fans this season (Image credit: Getty Images)

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has signed a new two-year deal at the club. The contract does not include a break clause and, should it be completed, will extend his reign to 23 years. Neither Arsenal nor Wenger, 67, see this as definitely being his final contract. The Gunners finished fifth in the Premier League this season, the first time they ...

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Arsene Wenger agrees new two-year deal at board meeting

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Arsene Wenger has agreed a two-year contract to continue as Arsenal manager, according to reports. The Frenchman, who has faced protests from fans calling for him to go, has been keeping everyone guessing about his future. But it is understood that Wenger accepted the offer of a new deal at a board meeting on Tuesday morning. The contract, which will run until 2019, ...

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Huddersfield 0-0 Reading (4-3 on penalties): Terriers promoted to the Premier League after shoot-out at Wembley

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Huddersfield are back in the top flight after 45 years, clinching Premier League football and a £170million windfall by beating Reading on penalties in the Championship play-off final. Few backed these sides to be challenging for promotion at the start of the campaign, with David Wagner’s men considered to be in for a relegation fight as the Royals started anew ...

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