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LISTEN: Antonio Conte insists he is 'happy' with Chelsea players despite defeat to Manchester City

LISTEN: Antonio Conte insists he is 'happy' with Chelsea players despite defeat to Manchester City

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Antonio Conte believes his team put in everythingSaturday, September 30, 2017Antonio Conte insisted he was happy with his Chelsea players despite their loss to Manchester City at Stamford Bridge on Saturday.Pep Guardiola’s side looked a class above, with their passing and movement, and Kevin De Bruyne’s second half strike was enough to separate the two sides.MATCH REPORT: Chelsea 0-1 Manchester City: Kevin De Bruyne's strike demonstrates Premier League title credentials of Pep Guardiola's menHowever, even though last season’s champions looked second best Antonio Conte felt he could only be proud of his players becaue they put everything into the game.“For sure there is disappointment for me, for my players and for the result but at the same time we gave everything,” said the Italian m
Manchester United news: The best transfers in the last 10 years, including Van Persie, Mata and Pogba

Manchester United news: The best transfers in the last 10 years, including Van Persie, Mata and Pogba

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Martial became British football’s most expensive teenager when Louis van Gaal agreed a surprise deal for the youngster on deadline day in September 2015. His impact was instant, with a goal on his debut against none other than United’s fiercest rivals Liverpool. He thrived in the early days of his career and despite his form underwhelming Jose Mourinho, the best is yet to come from the Frenchman.Thursday, September 28, 2017Who do you think has been Manchester United's best signing in the last 10 years?Paul Pogba's glowing form and Romelu Lukaku's excellent start means their two of Jose Mourinho's current crop who could be considered among the best.Here, talkSPORT.com has picked the best 10 of the past decade – scroll through the gallery above to see the ranking.Let's block ads! (Why?)
Antonio Conte believes Chelsea have been 'penalised' by the Premier League schedulers ahead of Manchester City clash

Antonio Conte believes Chelsea have been 'penalised' by the Premier League schedulers ahead of Manchester City clash

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Head coach Antonio Conte believes Chelsea have been "penalised" by the Premier League fixture schedulers who have granted his side just one full day's preparation for Saturday's clash with Manchester City.Chelsea claimed a last-gasp 2-1 win at Atletico Madrid on Wednesday night to top Champions League Group C with two wins from two games.The Premier League champions play City at 1730BST on Saturday. Pep Guardiola's side beat Shakhtar Donetsk 2-0 at the Etihad Stadium on Tuesday night, while Chelsea are expected to return to London at around 0400BST on Thursday morning following their post-match flight from Madrid."In this case I think we are a bit penalised," Conte said."To have only one day to prepare for this type of game is not right."Honestly I'm very surprised to see that this big gam...
Manchester United FC team news: Predicted Red Devils XI to face Burton Albion in the Carabao Cup

Manchester United FC team news: Predicted Red Devils XI to face Burton Albion in the Carabao Cup

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