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Why Chelsea and Arsenal are courting Sporting goal machine Viktor Gyokeres

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Why Chelsea and Arsenal are courting Sporting goal machine Viktor Gyokeres As winter turns to spring, the summer transfer window is beginning to loom on the horizon. If reports in recent weeks are anything to go by, then there will be at least one big money striker moving across the continent in the off-season. Victor Osimhen is supposedly the most likely to secure a high-...

Why does the Manchester Derby have an earlier kick off time?

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Why does the Manchester Derby have an earlier kick off time? Manchester City and Manchester United lock horns on Sunday afternoon as the duo renew rivalries at the Etihad Stadium. The City machine has really clicked into gear just as many expected, with Pep Guardiola's side now unbeaten in 18 after their resounding 6-2 win at Luton in midweek.United aren't ex...

Super Son proving the Premier League's most efficient finisher

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Super Son proving the Premier League's most efficient finisher With Expected Goals recently added to WhoScored.com, we thought we’d take a look at the Premier League players who are overperforming their underlying numbers the most - in other words, the division’s most clinical attackers - following on from yesterday’s look at the top 10 underp...

Wing-wizard Matias Soule among the smart transfer picks for Man Utd

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Wing-wizard Matias Soule among the smart transfer picks for Man Utd It’s finally here - the dawn of the Sir Jim Ratcliffe era at Manchester United. However, fans eager to see their new part-owner shake up the squad to bring the good times back to Old Trafford will have to settle for changes behind the scenes for now with the summer transfer window still many w...

FPL Gameweek 27 Tips: Is it worth triple-captaining Haaland against Man Utd?

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FPL Gameweek 27 Tips: Is it worth triple-captaining Haaland against Man Utd? Erling Haaland geared up for the Manchester Derby in style. The Manchester City forward put five past Luton on Tuesday night as the defending champions earned a 6-2 win at Kenilworth Road to breeze into the next round of the FA Cup. Next up for City and Haaland is the welcome of rivals Manchester Un...

Chelsea and Liverpool forwards among the Premier League’s most wasteful players

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Chelsea and Liverpool forwards among the Premier League’s most wasteful players With the recent addition of Expected Goals to WhoScored.com, we thought we’d take a look at the Premier League players who are underperforming their underlying numbers the most, i.e. the players who should have scored more goals than they have so far. To qualify, players must have taken 30 or ...

Real Madrid finally have a worthy heir to Marcelo in Alphonso Davies

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Real Madrid finally have a worthy heir to Marcelo in Alphonso Davies There is no secret that Real Madrid have struggled with the left-back position since the departure of Marcelo.It was always going to be a tough task to fill the boots of the club's most decorated player. But almost two years after the Brazillain’s departure, the Spanish giants have still not f...

5-star Haaland spearheads FA Cup Team of the Round

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5-star Haaland spearheads FA Cup Team of the Round Following the culmination of the fifth round of the FA Cup, we’ve taken a look at the standout performers from the midweek fixtures. Included in the side are players from Newcastle, Leicester, Coventry, Liverpool and Manchester City.Martin Dubravka (Newcastle) - 8.64Newcastle goalkeeper Martin...

Saka stars as Arsenal dominate Premier League Team of the Month

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Saka stars as Arsenal dominate Premier League Team of the Month After the conclusion of February’s Premier League action, we’ve taken a look back at the month’s standout performers, with Brentford, Luton, Brighton, Liverpool, Arsenal and Aston Villa all represented in our best XI.Mark Flekken (Brentford) - 7.33Brentford goalkeeper Mark Flekken ...

How Leon Bailey evolved from feared flop to Aston Villa superstar

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How Leon Bailey evolved from feared flop to Aston Villa superstar It’s taken a long, long time - too long for comfort, really - but we are finally seeing the best version of Leon Bailey at Aston Villa.His performance against Nottingham Forest this past weekend was simply electric, rightly winning him both the Player of the Match award and an appreciative cho...