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Tottenham Hotspur vs Southampton: Premier League match preview, team news, predicted line-ups, plus more

Tottenham Hotspur vs Southampton: Premier League match preview, team news, predicted line-ups, plus more

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midweek clash Spurs will want to bounce back from north London derby defeat and claim a win against managerless Saints Tottenham will look to get back to winning ways when they return to Premier League action on Wednesday evening. Three days after losing to fierce rivals Arsenal in the north London derby, Spurs host relegation battlers Southampton at Wembley. Mauricio Pochettino’s side faced the ignominy of losing a local derby Saints head into the match on the back of a 2-2 draw with Manchester United, though that result was not enough to keep Mark Hughes in a job. The former Wales striker was dismissed on Monday with Southampton legend Kelvin Davis stepping up from assistant coach to caretaker manager for Wednesday’s clash. He w...
Ranking every Premier League team by average height – from smallest to tallest

Ranking every Premier League team by average height – from smallest to tallest

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SIZE MATTERS Which team is the tallest in the English top-flight? Manchester City and Bournemouth meet this weekend in the latest round of Premier League fixtures. The clash at the Etihad will feature two of the smallest sides on average in the English top-flight in what promises to be an entertaining affair. Marouane Fellaini and Raheem Sterling are on two completely contrasting ends of the height charts Pep Guardiola‘s men have dazzled spectators across the globe for the past 18 months with their scintillating attacking football, often played at breakneck speeds. Similarly, Eddie Howe’s men have left supporters on their edge of their seats this season by playing a brand of football which is both enthralling and product...
Tottenham vs Chelsea: Blues’ predicted line-up for huge London derby Premier League clash at Wembley

Tottenham vs Chelsea: Blues’ predicted line-up for huge London derby Premier League clash at Wembley

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likely 11 The Blues will be hoping for a repeat of last season's Wembley triumph when they travel for Saturday's late kick-off Chelsea put their unbeaten record and Premier League title credentials on the line when they travel to Wembley Stadium to take on Tottenham Hotspur. While the international break momentarily halted proceedings in the league, the Blues will be keen to lay down a marker with an impressive showing on Saturday, in a match you can listen to live on talkSPORT. Chelsea drew their last match 0-0 with Everton In their last Premier League match, Chelsea were forced to share the points as they drew with Everton at Stamford Bridge. That result allowed Liverpool to climb above Chelsea into second and left the Blues four points beh...
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...
Premier League transfer target Hirving Lozano delighted by English praise and admits he liked Manchester United as a child

Premier League transfer target Hirving Lozano delighted by English praise and admits he liked Manchester United as a child

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SOON? PSV Eindhoven star is keen to keep improving, but acknowledges interest from England PSV Eindhoven star Hirving Lozano has admitted the praise he receives from the English press is ‘special’ and revealed he liked Manchester United as a child. The Mexican forward, known as Chucky, impressed in both games against Tottenham Hotspur in the Champions League with his direct running and technical skills. PSV Eindhoven star Hirving Lozano attempts to evade Tottenham challenges. He’s previously been linked with a Premier League switch with Manchester United, Man City, Chelsea, Arsenal, and Everton all noted to be interested in the player. And with the speculation, many parts of the media have lavished praise on Lozano, which he...