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Liverpool v Fulham: Premier League match preview, team news, predicted line-ups and more

Liverpool v Fulham: Premier League match preview, team news, predicted line-ups and more

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bounce-back The Reds will hope to restore normality after their shocking defeat to Red Star Belgrade in midweek, while Fulham simply must stop the rot Liverpool will look to bounce back from their shock Champions League defeat to Red Star Belgrade when they host basement boys Fulham on Sunday. Both sides come into the game off the back of poor results – the Reds were below par in Serbia, while Fulham lost to relegation rivals Huddersfield. Roberto Firmino has not scored a league goal since September A win would temporarily return Liverpool to the top of the Premier League table with Manchester City and Chelsea kicking off later. Fulham boss Slavisa Jokanovic is under increasing pressure following six successive league defe...
Chelsea vs Crystal Palace: Premier League preview, team news, predicted line-ups, and more

Chelsea vs Crystal Palace: Premier League preview, team news, predicted line-ups, and more

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LONDON DERBY The Blues host the Eagles at Stamford Bridge on Sunday (4pm kick-off) Chelsea return to Premier League action against Crystal Palace on Sunday looking to keep up their title tilt after a week of Carabao Cup action. The Blues overcame Derby in a topsy-turvy 3-2 win which saw them progress to the quarter-finals of the competition. Chelsea benefitted from two own goals as they ultimately outgunned Derby However, the Eagles were not so successful, beaten 1-0 at Middlesbrough on Wednesday night. Despite some woeful October form, Roy Hodgson’s men did manage to end Arsenal’s winning run with a 2-2 draw at Selhurst Park last time out in the league. Meanwhile Maurizio Sarri’s side were dominant in a 4-0 triumph at Burnl...
Transfer news and rumours: Paul Pogba latest, Man United manager update, Tottenham contract boost, plus more

Transfer news and rumours: Paul Pogba latest, Man United manager update, Tottenham contract boost, plus more

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GOSSIP A round up of the latest transfer news and rumours from Sunday's newspapers and online... Here’s a round up of the latest news and rumours from Sunday’s newspapers and online… Manchester City are set to beat Tottenham to the signing of Ajax and Netherlands midfielder Frenkie de Jong, who is also interesting Barcelona. (Daily Star Sunday) Former Chelsea boss Antonio Conte and Juventus coach Max Allegri have been identified as candidates to take over from Jose Mourinho as Manchester United manager next year. (Sunday Express) DC United’s former England striker Wayne Rooney will turn down any offers to return to the Premier League during the...
Leeds United v Nottingham Forest: Championship clash preview, predicted line-ups and team news

Leeds United v Nottingham Forest: Championship clash preview, predicted line-ups and team news

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high-fliers You can listen to live commentary of the game on talkSPORT2 Leeds United will look to open up a lead at the top of the Championship table when they host Nottingham Forest at Elland Road on Saturday evening, kick off 5:30pm. The two historic clubs maintain hopes of returning to the Premier League, with Forest just four points behind their opponents in seventh in what is again a ridiculously tight second tier table. Leeds face a tough test on Saturday The visitors, beaten just once in their last nine games, will be looking to make it two wins in a week after a resounding 3-0 victory at Bolton on Wednesday. Leeds have lost some of their early season momentum, with just three wins in their last ten games, but they will hope to b...
Manchester United news: Anthony Martial has ‘rejected several contract offers’ as he seeks to leave Old Trafford

Manchester United news: Anthony Martial has ‘rejected several contract offers’ as he seeks to leave Old Trafford

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REBEL Reports from the Frenchman’s homeland claim talks with the club are ongoing, but he has so far rebuffed all attempts to tie down his future Anthony Martial has ‘rejected several new contract offers’ from Manchester United, according to reports in France. The French winger’s current contract at Old Trafford expires at the end of the season, although United have the option to trigger one additional year. Anthony Martial has rejected Manchester United’s offers of a new contract The club have been working on tying the 22-year-old to a new deal and opened negotiations in the summer. However, Martial’s agent said back in June that the player wanted to leave the Premier League giants after becoming frustrate...