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Ajax ball boy launches football at Roma star Riccardo Calafiori during Europa League clash

Ajax ball boy launches football at Roma star Riccardo Calafiori during Europa League clash

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Passions ran high during Ajax’s Europa League tie against Roma but not in the way you’d expect. Roma have the advantage in the quarter-final tie as they claimed a 2-1 win at the Johan Cruyff ArenA. It was the Ajax ball boy who let his passion spill over, however Davy Klaassen gave the Dutch side the lead in the first half but second half strikes from Lorenzo Pellegrini and Rober Ibanez turned the first leg on its head. The home side chased an equaliser in the closing stages but the Italians were unsurprisingly happy to let the match wind down. But that didn’t sit well with one Ajax ball boy, who took out his anger on Roma substitute Riccardo Calafiori. The ball boy aggressively threw the football straight at Calafiori’s chest as he prepar...
Pep Guardiola says Borussia Dortmund ‘pay a lot of money’ to agents ahead of Manchester City’s Champions League clash with German club

Pep Guardiola says Borussia Dortmund ‘pay a lot of money’ to agents ahead of Manchester City’s Champions League clash with German club

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Pep Guardiola has suggested Borussia Dortmund sign some of the most talented youngsters in the game by making big payments to agents. The Manchester City boss praised the quality of the Dortmund squad but made a pointed remark about the way the German club secure their players. Getty Images - Getty Guardiola is a fan of Dortmund’s squad and made an interesting comment about how they recruit their players before City’s clash with the German club Dortmund have landed many of Europe’s most sought-after prospects in recent times, including Erling Haaland and Jadon Sancho, who came through City’s academy. Speaking ahead of the Champions League quarter-final first leg clash with Dortmund at the Etihad on Tuesday, Guardiola said: “If any one pe...

EU, Britain clash again in latest post-Brexit spat

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The European Union says Britain’s “unilateral action” over trading rules will breach international law and is threatening legal action as post-Brexit tensions continue to escalate between the two sidesByThe Associated PressMarch 3, 2021, 10:15 PM• 2 min readBRUSSELS -- The European Union said Wednesday that Britain's “unilateral action" on trade rules will breach international law and is threatening legal action as post-Brexit tensions continue to escalate between the two sides.Commission vice-president Maroš Šefčovič said in a statement that UK's decision to unilaterally extend a grace period on checks for goods moving between Great Britain and Northern Ireland amounts to “a violation" of the so-called Northern Ireland Protocol.The Protocol was designed to ensure an open border between No...
Chelsea vs Manchester United: Paul Pogba and Thiago Silva still out but Kai Havertz and Edinson Cavani return in blockbuster clash at Stamford Bridge

Chelsea vs Manchester United: Paul Pogba and Thiago Silva still out but Kai Havertz and Edinson Cavani return in blockbuster clash at Stamford Bridge

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Chelsea host Manchester United this Sunday in what is the pick of the weekend’s Premier League action. The Blues are in terrific form going into the clash at Stamford Bridge, having won six of their last eight matches since Thomas Tuchel was appointed. Tuchel and Solskjaer go head-to-head at Stamford Bridge this Sunday The German has certainly produced a’new manager bounce’ and perhaps most impressive is the improvement of the defence, with just TWO goals conceded since he took over last month. Only Jose Mourinho (1) conceded fewer goals after eight games in charge of at Stamford Bridge. On Tuesday, Tuchel secured his biggest win yet as he outwitted Diego Simeone’s Atletico Madrid in an impressive 1-0 victory to put his side in control of their last-...
Arsenal news LIVE: Maitland-Niles to West Brom, Aubameyang, Partey and Smith Rowe could all miss Man United clash, Arteta eyes Odegaard long-term stay

Arsenal news LIVE: Maitland-Niles to West Brom, Aubameyang, Partey and Smith Rowe could all miss Man United clash, Arteta eyes Odegaard long-term stay

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talkSPORT brings you the latest Arsenal transfer news, gossip and rumours with less than a week left of the transfer window. The Gunners are unbeaten in the Premier League since December 19 and moved up to eighth by beating Southampton 3-1 on Tuesday night, with Manchester United up next this weekend. Mesut Ozil is finally gone – signing for Fenerbahce after having his contract cancelled – while Martin Odegaard penned his loan deal with the Gunners on Wednesday. Follow our latest Arsenal updates below… Let's block ads! (Why?) talkSPORT