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Aston Villa want Daniel Amartey on loan


English Championship side Aston Villa are reportedly interested in signing Ghana international Daniel Amartey on loan from Leicester. Amartey has been deemed surplus to requirements having made just four appearances for the foxes all season. According to reports in the Telegraph, Villa Voss Steve Bruce has identified Amartey as one of his targets this window in view of boosting his ...

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Premier League round-up: Liverpool leave it late to beat Burnley, Mahrez leads Leicester to victory


Burnley 1-2 Liverpool Centre-back Ragnar Klavan was Liverpool’s unlikely match-winner at Burnley as his close-range header in the fourth minute of added time made light of the absence of three of the ‘Fab Four’. With £75million world-record defender Virgil van Dijk waiting in the wings for his debut, the focus has been turned on the Reds’ central defenders, but it ...

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Leicester City 1-1 (3-4 pens) Manchester City: Bravo heroics keeps City quadruple hopes alive


Claudio Bravo was Manchester City’s penalty hero as they kept their hopes of a dream quadruple alive to beat Leicester and reach the Carabao Cup semi finals. The goalkeeper saved Riyad Mahrez’s spot-kick as Pep Guardiola’s side won 4-3 on penalties following a 1-1 draw after extra time. Jamie Vardy missed in the shoot-out after scoring an added-time penalty to ...

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Premier League round-up: Manchester United close gap at the top while Tottenham suffer more away day pain


Watford 2-4 Manchester United Manchester United moved within five points of league leaders Manchester City after coming through a late scare at Vicarage Road. Two goals from former Hornets winger Ashley Young and a strike from Anthony Martial handed the Red Devils a healthy half time advantage that looked set to seal a comprehensive win. But the hosts threatened a ...

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Leicester City appoint ex-Southampton manager Claude Puel

Claude Puel presided over 19 wins, 10 draws and 18 defeats in all competitions at Southampton (Image credit: Getty Images)

Leicester City have appointed ex-Southampton boss Claude Puel as their new manager on a three-year deal. Puel becomes the Foxes’ third manager this year, replacing Craig Shakespeare who succeeded Premier League title winner Claudio Ranieri in February. Puel, 56, led the Saints to eighth in his first season in charge, as well as reaching the EFL Cup final, but the Frenchman was ...

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