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Wolves 1-1 Newcastle: Hosts post hilarious reaction to Willy Boly goal

Wolves 1-1 Newcastle: Hosts post hilarious reaction to Willy Boly goal

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Big fans 'We all love big Willy', the club proudly tweeted, as the defender's goal rescued a point when defeat looked certain If they didn’t already, then every Wolves fan almost certainly loves big Willy now. The club’s defender, Willy Boly, was the hero on Monday night, as his stoppage time goal rescued a point against relegation battlers Newcastle United. And the Premier League side gave us all reason to have a childish giggle at full-time when they tweeted ‘We all love big Willy’. The French centre-back made his loan from Porto at Molineux permanent last summer, having spent the 2017/18 Championship winning season there and has scored three league goals this term. Wolves’ 1-1 draw keeps them in seventh, while Newcastle are one poin...
Liverpool 1-1 Leicester City: Harry Maguire cancels out Sadio Mane goal

Liverpool 1-1 Leicester City: Harry Maguire cancels out Sadio Mane goal

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Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp believes snow on the Anfield pitch contributed to a frustrating night for his Premier League leaders as they were held to a draw by mid-table Leicester City.Liverpool extended their advantage over nearest rivals Manchester City to five points yet failed to build on Sadio Mane's early goal on a pitch that Klopp believes made quick passing more difficult."You saw that the ball didn't roll really," said the German, whose side were denied a second-half penalty when Naby Keita was fouled by Ricardo Pereira. "If you then have the ball pretty much for 70 to 80% of the time it makes life really uncomfortable. "The only problem is if it stays on the pitch and that was ac...
Bournemouth 3-3 Watford: Draw after goal crazy first period

Bournemouth 3-3 Watford: Draw after goal crazy first period

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Bournemouth and Watford took a point each from an exhilarating contest that saw all six goals - including five in an astonishing 13-minute spell - scored in an extraordinary first half.Both clubs started the game with an identical record of just two victories from their last 10 games.And after kick-off was delayed by 15 minutes following an incident in the East Stand, the sides' defensive weaknesses led to a staggering end to the first half. The Cherries twice recovered a two-goal deficit and then levelled again after Ken Sema's strike to peg the visitors back to 3-3.Troy Deeney's textbook header from Sema's cross gave the Hornets the lead and the striker then grabbed his 117th goal for the ...
Man City 2-3 Crystal Palace: Andros Townsend scores stunning goal in victory

Man City 2-3 Crystal Palace: Andros Townsend scores stunning goal in victory

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Crystal Palace had what manager Roy Hodgson described as "one of those bonanza days" as they stunned Manchester City to leave Liverpool four points clear at the top of the Premier League.Andros Townsend smashed home a sublime 30-yard volley to help Palace cause the biggest shock of the campaign to date by claiming their first win at City for exactly 28 years and end the defending champions' 100% home record in the top flight this season."You get your work-rate as it should be, you get your shape and discipline as it should be, then you also score goals," said former England boss Hodgson. "To score three goals away from home against a team of this quality says a lot... and makes you wonder whe...
Barcelona 1-1 Tottenham Hotspur: Lucas Moura goal sends Spurs through

Barcelona 1-1 Tottenham Hotspur: Lucas Moura goal sends Spurs through

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Lucas Moura's 85th-minute equaliser against Barcelona saw Tottenham achieve a remarkable qualification for the Champions League last 16.Spurs, with one point from their first three games, needed to match or better Inter Milan's result at home to PSV Eindhoven and were set for elimination after Mauro Icardi had levelled for the Italian club in the 73rd minute.There was an agonising wait for Spurs before it was announced that Inter had failed to find a winner against Group B's bottom side. Tottenham had gone behind to Ousmane Dembele's early strike but then peppered Barcelona's defence with wave after wave of attacks, with both Harry Kane and Son Heung-min going close.They finally made the deci...