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Aleksandar Mitrovic double earns Fulham vital win at Championship promotion rivals Swansea

Aleksandar Mitrovic double earns Fulham vital win at Championship promotion rivals Swansea

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Aleksandar Mitrovic struck twice in the first-half to earn Fulham a 2-1 win over promotion rivals Swansea on Friday night.The Serbia striker took his tally to 23 goals in as many games for club and country this season as he led his side to within two points of the Championship’s automatic promotion places. Getty Scott Parker’s side are chasing an automatic promotion spot George Byers scored a second-half header, but it was not enough to end Swansea’s dismal home run of just one win from their last seven matches at the Liberty Stadium. Fulham’s fourth consecutive victory took them to within a win of second-placed Leeds before Saturday’s matches. Hosts Swansea had made three changes, with Steve Cooper bringing in Kyle Naughton, Byers and Sam Surridge for Jak...
Fulham striker Aleksandar Mitrovic responds to punter who lost out on £855 winnings due to missed penalty in FA Cup defeat by Oldham

Fulham striker Aleksandar Mitrovic responds to punter who lost out on £855 winnings due to missed penalty in FA Cup defeat by Oldham

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thanks mate Relegation battling Fulham were dumped out the FA Cup by League Two side Oldham on Sunday Fulham striker Aleksandar Mitrovic has responded to a punter who called him out for missing a penalty in Fulham’s shock FA Cup defeat by Oldham. Premier League relegation battlers Fulham were dumped out the FA Cup on Sunday afternoon as Callum Lang scored an 88th minute winner for the League Two side. Lang’s goal completed a remarkable comeback for Oldham, who had fought back from a goal down with Sam Surridge cancelling out Denis Odoi’s 52nd minute opener. Oldham enjoyed an FA Cup fairy tale on Sunday Oldham did ride their luck at times, however, and when the hosts were awarded a penalty with just six minutes remaining it...
Aleksandar Kolarov sings Jingle Bells for Manchester City

Aleksandar Kolarov sings Jingle Bells for Manchester City

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Football and Music It's joyless, yet also one of the best renditions of the Christmas classic you're ever likely to hear [embedded content] World in Motion, Three Lions and Diamond Lights – three great instances of football and music coming together. Then along came Aleksandar Kolarov who put everyone to shame with his joyless, yet mesmerising rendition of Jingle Bells. Kolarov joined Man City from Lazio in 2010 when Roberto Mancini was manager and left in 2017 The 33-year-old joined Roma in 2017, but had seven years at Manchester City where he became one of the most popular players. “I consider my time as a Citizen as one of the most beautiful periods of my life,” he said when finally leaving. “Two Premier L...