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Vinnie Jones story: ‘I shared two packs of cigars and a crate of Stella with Joe Kinnear before scoring Jack Grealish-style goal against Arsenal’

Vinnie Jones story: ‘I shared two packs of cigars and a crate of Stella with Joe Kinnear before scoring Jack Grealish-style goal against Arsenal’

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Vinnie Jones has told talkSPORT he shared ‘two packs of cigars and a crate of Stella’ with Wimbledon boss Joe Kinnear before scoring one of his favourite goals of his career. This year’s search for Goal of the Season may be over after Aston Villa star Jack Grealish scored a stunning Paul Scholes-esque volley against Derby County this weekend. It was a sublime finish from the young Englishman, and it reminded Jones of a certain goal he scored against Arsenal back in the 1996/97 campaign. Watch Jack Grealish’s stunning goal at the bottom of the page Despite Vinnie’s recollection, his strike – which you can watch below – wasn’t nearly as good as the Villa star’s, but the amazing story of what he got up to befo...
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...