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Manchester United 2-0 Brighton: Alexis Sanchez and Paul Pogba not missed as United head to FA Cup semi-finals

Manchester United 2-0 Brighton: Alexis Sanchez and Paul Pogba not missed as United head to FA Cup semi-finals

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Jesse Lingard celebrates Lukaku's openerSaturday, March 17, 2018Romelu Lukaku and Nemanja Matic scored in each half as Manchester United reached the semi-finals of the FA Cup thanks to a 2-0 victory over Brighton at Old Trafford.Lukaku picked up Matic's precise pass from outside the box and headed home the opener after 37 minutesMatic doubled United's lead seven minutes from time with another header, this time from an Ashley Young free-kick to seal their passage to the last fourAlexis Sanchez started a Manchester United match on the bench for the first time since his January arrival, with Paul Pogba another among the substitutes for the FA Cup quarter-final against Brighton.The 29-year-old acquisition from Arsenal has flattered to deceive since his high-profile arrival and was part of a st...
Alexis Sanchez: Arsenal forward likely to join Man Utd – Arsene Wenger

Alexis Sanchez: Arsenal forward likely to join Man Utd – Arsene Wenger

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Media playback is not supported on this device Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says it is "likely" forward Alexis Sanchez will join Premier League rivals Manchester United.Sanchez, 29, is out of contract in June and is thought to have agreed personal terms with the Old Trafford club."I worked on transfers for 30 years so it is likely to happen, but at any moment it can break down," said Wenger.Wenger also said it was a "possibility" United midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan will be a part of the deal."I like the player," added Wenger. "We played many times against him when he was at Dortmund. He appreciated the quality of our games. The wages would not be a problem."Armenia international Mkhitaryan, 28, has not agreed terms on a move but was le...
Coral Daily Download – Manchester City 1/4 to sign Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez

Coral Daily Download – Manchester City 1/4 to sign Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez

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Coral Daily Download - Manchester City 1/4 to sign Alexis SanchezThursday, January 11, 2018Coral’s John Hill joins the Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast to round up the latest sporting odds.Alexis Sanchez is reportedly close to signing for Manchester City, and you can get 1/4 on the Chile attacker being at the Etihad by February 2. There is also a suggestion that Andy Carroll could move from West Ham to Chelsea, and that is available at 4/1.Man City, meanwhile, are at 20/1 to complete the quadruple of Premier League, Carabao Cup, FA Cup and Champions League this season.Coral is the official betting partner of the Alan Brazil Sports BreakfastLet's block ads! (Why?)
Lee Dixon claims Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil would have been shown the door at Arsenal in the past

Lee Dixon claims Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil would have been shown the door at Arsenal in the past

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Lee Dixon insists that the Arsenal teams he played in would have "shown the door" to Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil in response to their refusal to commit to the club.Concerns persist that the highest-profile players in Arsene Wenger's squad will leave as free agents when their contracts expire at the end of the season.Both continue to feature regularly despite the fact their futures have long been uncertain, and after reports Sanchez attempted to leave for Manchester City before the summer transfer window's conclusion and that Ozil will eventually join Manchester United.Dixon, 53, was influential in some of Arsenal's finest teams under Wenger and George Graham, and for the latter when football was significantly different to what it has become."We'd have just shown them the door. 'If you do...
Famous birthdays for Sept. 16: Alexis Bledel, Nick Jonas

Famous birthdays for Sept. 16: Alexis Bledel, Nick Jonas

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Sept. 16 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Virgo.They include:-- England's King Henry V in 1386-- Department store founder James Cash Penney in 1875-- Artist Jean Arp in 1886-- British car designer Walter Bentley in 1888-- Children's author/creator of "Curious George" H.A. Rey in 1898-- Actor Lauren Bacall in 1924 File Photo by Ezio Petersen/UPI -- Blues musician B.B. King in 1925-- Actor Peter Falk in 1927-- Actor Jack Kelly in 1927-- Actor Anne Francis in 1930-- Basketball Hall of Fame member Elgin Baylor in 1934 (age 83)-- Actor Susan Ruttan in 1948 (age 69)-- Musician Kenney Jones (Small Faces, Faces) in 1948 (age 69)-- Actor Ed Begley Jr. in 1949 (age 68) File Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI -- Actor Mickey Rourke in 1952 (age 65)-- Baseball Hall...