English Premiership

Guardiola to continue Man City overhaul


Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola says the club are pressing ahead with plans for this summer’s transfer window and will focus on buying young, promising players. City are half-way through a two-stage plan to freshen up the playing squad, having signed John Stones, Claudio Bravo, Leroy Sane, Ilkay Gundogan, Nolito and Gabriel Jesus last summer. Goal has learned that Guardiola ...

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic & Tyrone Mings charged with violent conduct by FA

Mings and ibrahimovic went unpunished by referee Kevin Friend for the incidents where they clashed (Image credit: Reuters)

Manchester United’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Bournemouth defender Tyrone Mings have been charged with violent conduct by the Football Association. The pair clashed during the 1-1 draw between their sides on Saturday when Mings, 23, landed on the United forward’s head with his studs. Moments later, Ibrahimovic caught Mings in the face with his elbow at a corner. Both players have ...

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Alexis Sanchez dropped for Liverpool game after row in training

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Alexis Sanchez had an angry exchange with Arsenal team-mates after leaving training mid-session in the build-up to Saturday’s defeat at Liverpool. The Chilean forward, 28, was confronted by team-mates on their return to the changing room and one of them had to be held back as tempers flared. Sanchez was left out of the starting line-up at Anfield but came ...

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Sunderland 0-2 Man City: Aguero and Sane on target in comfortable win


Manchester City moved within eight points of league leaders Chelsea after easing past Sunderland at the Stadium of Light. Pep Guardiola’s side arrived in the North East on the back of three consecutive league wins and always looked in full control as their extra quality allowed them to sweep aside a determined Black Cats outfit. Sergio Aguero broke the deadlock ...

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PL roundup: Leicester continue revival, Swansea seal late win


Leicester City 3-1 Hull City Leicester continued their mini revival under Craig Shakespeare as they came from behind to beat Hull City 3-1 at the King Power. The Foxes have now recorded back-to-back wins since Claudio Ranieri’s departure and it only strengthens Shakespeare’s chances of getting the gig on a full-time basis. The 53-year-old, who was part of Ranieri’s title-winning ...

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Liverpool 3-1 Arsenal: Firmino, Mane and Wijnaldum fire Reds into top 4


An impressive, attacking first-half performance helped Liverpool return to winning ways with a 3-1 victory over Arsenal. The Anfield clash was LIVE on Citi FM via talkSPORT as Jurgen Klopp’s side secured just their second Premier League win of 2017. It comes days after the Reds’ dreadful showing which saw strugglers, and reigning champions, Leicester win 3-0 at the King ...

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Jordan Ayew eyes long-term stay with Swansea


Swansea City and Ghana centre forward Jordan Ayew has hinted that the Liberty Stadium could become his long-term home for the foreseeable future. The 25-year-old striker was acquired in a player plus money deal that saw Neil Taylor head in the opposite direction. He signed a three-and-a-half year deal with the Welsh club that propelled older brother Andre to become ...

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