English Premiership

Manchester United 4-1 Leicester report: Jose Mourinho’s men blitz champions

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Paul Pogba scored his first goal for Manchester United as they thrashed champions Leicester at Old Trafford on Saturday lunchtime. Jose Mourinho opted to drop captain Wayne Rooney after two consecutive league defeats and the decision was fully justified as United produced their best performance of the season. All the home side’s goals came in the first half, with Chris Smalling, ...

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Arsenal 3-0 Chelsea: Alexis Sanchez, Theo Walcott and Mesut Ozil score as Antonio Conte’s Blues are stunned at the Emirates

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A stunning first-half performance gave Arsenal the platform to see out a 3-0 victory over Chelsea at the Emirates – LIVE on talkSPORT. As Arsene Wenger marks 20 years in charge of the north London giants, he can celebrate his first home victory against the Blues in the league since 2010. The home side scored twice in three first-half minutes – ...

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Manchester City still perfect, Liverpool on fire and Spurs hold out

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After Manchester United thrashed champions Leicester 4-1 at Old Trafford, it’s on to the 3pm action across the Premier League… AFC Bournemouth 1-0 Everton Bournemouth secured their second consecutive home league win after they ended Ronald Koeman and Everton’s unbeaten start to the season. The home side went ahead through Junior Stanislas as he finished off a fine Cherries attacking ...

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Arsene Wenger ‘will not read’ book about Jose Mourinho

Wenger said sorry for shoving Jose Mourinho during a 2-0 defeat by Chelsea in October 2014 (Image credit: Rex Features)

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says he “certainly will not read” a book in which Manchester United counterpart Jose Mourinho is quoted as saying he would break the Frenchman’s face. Mourinho regularly clashed with Wenger while managing Chelsea, once describing him as a “specialist in failure”. “I talk about football – that’s all I do,” said Wenger, 66, on Friday. “I’m ...

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Andre Ayew returns to Marseille for treatment on thigh injury

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West Ham record signing Andre Ayew has returned to former club Marseille – but only for treatment on his injured thigh. The Hammers’ £20million man sustained the injury in August and was ruled out for up to four months. And now L’Equipe has revealed that Ayew has been allowed by his employers to return to Marseille to undergo more rehab ...

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Jose Mourinho clashes are ‘prehistoric’ says Leicester manager Claudio Ranieri

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Leicester manager Claudio Ranieri says Jose Mourinho “is a fantastic person” and any issues between the two are “prehistoric”. The champions play Manchester United at Old Trafford on Saturday, with the two managers having clashed in the past. Mourinho called Ranieri “a loser” after replacing him at Chelsea and also insulted him while Inter Milan boss. Ranieri said: “Mourinho is ...

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Dele Alli signs new contract until 2022

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Tottenham’s England international midfielder Dele Alli has signed a new deal to remain at the club until 2022. Alli, 20, signed a five-and-a-half-year contract when he joined from MK Dons for an initial £5m in February 2015. He made his first appearance for Spurs on the opening day of last season, scored 10 goals in 46 matches and signed an ...

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Watford 3-1 Man Utd: Hornets earn shock win [Photos]

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Watford overcame Manchester United at Vicarage Road to continue Jose Mourinho’s nightmare week, with the 3-1 win sending the Red Devils to three defeats in a row. Etienne Capoue put the hosts in front in the first half, before Marcus Rashford capitalised on a loose ball to equalise. However, Juan Camilo Zuniga – on as a late substitute – sent ...

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Everton 3-1 Middlesbrough: Toffees go second after rousing performance

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Everton put in a rousing performance against Middlesbrough to win 3-1 and move second in the Premier League table. Despite going one goal behind, the Toffees fought back with three strikes of their own before half-time, to pick up all three points and record their best start to a season since 1978-79. Middlesbrough pressed well in the early stages, aided ...

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