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Hasselbaink insists Chelsea won't challenge for Premier League title

Tuesday  00:25,   20 october 2020

Chelsea threw away two leads as they drew against Southampton at Stamford Bridge, with the three strikes conceded meaning they have now shipped 63 league goals in 43 games under Frank Lampard.The Blues threw away winning positions on two occasions... >>>

Premier League announce EIGHT new positive Covid-19 cases this week

Monday  23:26,   19 october 2020

The Premier League has confirmed that eight players and members of club staff have tested positive for coronavirus over the past week, including Phil Bardsley and Jordan Ayew.England's top-flight had 1,575 members tested between Monday October 12... >>>

Was Lampard right to single out his keepers amid Chelsea defensive woes?

Monday  23:26,   19 october 2020

After Frank Lampard suggested poor goalkeeping was the main cause of Chelsea's poor defensive record, we look at the Opta data.Ahead of Tuesday's home game against Sevilla, which will kick off the Blues' Champions League campaign, it was put to... >>>

Solskjaer surprises Fernandes with Man Utd captaincy after hailing his 'spark'

Monday  23:26,   19 october 2020

Bruno Fernandes will lead Manchester United against Paris Saint-Germain, much to the Portugal international's shock.Fernandes has been a revelation since his arrival from Sporting CP in the January transfer window, scoring 12 goals in 22... >>>

Guardiola provokes Aguero: "Here you have to earn your contract"

Monday  22:40,   19 october 2020

Pep Guardiola wants to provoke a reaction of pride in Sergio Aguero, sending him a strong warning. Sergio Agüero will have to prove that he deserves a new contract at Manchester City, thundered citizen manager Pep Guardiola at a press conference.... >>>

Top Czech FA official quits, others dismissed in match-fixing case

Monday  22:35,   19 october 2020

Top Czech FA official quits, others dismissed in match-fixing casePRAGUE (Reuters) - The Czech Football Association dismissed its referee commission on Monday, including chairman Jozef Chovanec, three days after police raided the FA'S headquarters... >>>

Leeds United vs Wolves - Premier League: live score and updates

Monday  22:35,   19 october 2020

Newly-promoted Leeds United have just won narrow loss on their record this season to Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool, picking up two wins and a draw at Manchester City.The newly-promoted side have just one narrow loss on their record this season to... >>>

Solskjaer reveals Fernandes will captain Man United against PSG

Monday  22:35,   19 october 2020

Bruno Fernandes has been named Manchester United captain against Paris-Saint Germain in the absence of Harry Maguire - even though the Portugal star didn't know it.Maguire was left at home when United flew to the French capital on Monday... >>>

West Brom hold Burnley to battling 0-0 draw

Monday  22:34,   19 october 2020

West Brom hold Burnley to battling 0-0 drawThe result left West Brom 17th in the standings on two points from five games, while 18th-placed Burnley have one from four after a dominant second-half... >>>

In the Essone Cup, a U16 team wins 39-0

Monday  22:25,   19 october 2020

© Supplied by Sofoot Ouch. The Sainte-Geneviève U16s did not do in detail this Sunday in the Essonne Cup. The young Ile-de-France residents inflicted a monumental beating on the Plateau de Saclay Sports Agreement, beaten with a score worthy of a... >>>

Sudan: “historic visit” by the ICC prosecutor, Fatou Bensouda

Monday  22:05,   19 october 2020

© EVA PLEVIER / ANP / AFP Fatou Bensouda, prosecutor of the International Criminal Court, July 8, 2019. (Illustration photo) The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC), Fatou Bensouda, has been on an official visit to Sudan since... >>>

School protection: race against time before the start of the school year

Monday  21:55,   19 october 2020

© STAFF In Paris, in September. In reaction to the assassination of Samuel Paty, the executive notably announced on Sunday a better security of schools after the holidays, on November 2. Go quickly and take advantage of the next two weeks to carry... >>>

Where it's gone so right for Aston Villa after four straight wins

Monday  21:35,   19 october 2020

It's fair to say there aren't too many similarities between Aston Villa and AC Milan, but this week they are both sitting pretty, the only teams in Europe to have won every league match so far this season.Dean Smith's side and the Italian... >>>

Kylian Mbappe: Rashford is one of the most dangerous English players

Monday  21:27,   19 october 2020

Kylian Mbappe has described Marcus Rashford as 'one of the most dangerous players in England' ahead of Paris Saint-Germain's clash with Manchester United on Tuesday. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's face their most difficult challenge of the... >>>

Chelsea keeper Mendy 'could make shock early return against Sevilla'

Monday  21:26,   19 october 2020

Edouard Mendy - a summer signing from Rennes - kept a clean sheet on his Chelsea debut in their 4-0 victory against Crystal Palace before the international hiatus.The Senegal goalkeeper was expected to be ruled out of the Champions League Group E... >>>