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Will Ansu Fati break a Champions League record? – UEFA.com
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Will Ansu Fati break a Champions League record? – UEFA.com

Ansu Fati has made a blistering start to his Barcelona career – and the teenage winger now has a UEFA Champions League record within his sights as the group stage gets under way.Dortmund v Barcelona facts Group stage records and statistics The 16-year-old made headlines again on Saturday with a goal and an assist for…

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Premier League admit to four incorrect VAR decisions – Yahoo Sports
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Premier League admit to four incorrect VAR decisions – Yahoo Sports

View photosReferees admit David Silva should have been awarded a penalty against Bournemouth. (Getty Images)Premier League referee chief Mike Riley admitted the VAR assistant referee failed to overturn four incorrect decisions in the first four rounds.Of the 227 incidents reviewed – involving goals, red card offences and potential penalties – six were changed.However, Riley said…

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CAF Champions League: Sakin confident Horoya AC will progress – Latest Sports News In Nigeria – Brila
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CAF Champions League: Sakin confident Horoya AC will progress – Latest Sports News In Nigeria – Brila

Horoya Athletic Club Striker, Simeon Bolaji Sakin says he has set his sights on victory with his club in the CAF Champions League today. The Guinean Champions are in Algeria to keep a date with JS Kabylie in a first round first leg clash in Africa’s elite club competition. The former Rivers United and U20…

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Five Premier League players who’ve made surprisingly good starts to the season – The Football Faithful
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Five Premier League players who’ve made surprisingly good starts to the season – The Football Faithful

The 2019/20 Premier League season is now four games old, with a host of the division’s leading lights having begun the new campaign in fine form. Unsurprisingly, the likes of Sergio Aguero, Raheem Sterling and Mohamed Salah have earned plaudits for their displays so far, each staking their claim for the Golden Boot after prolific starts in…

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Premier League News: Former Manchester City star Adebayor mocks Arsenal fans over outrageous celebration – Goal.com
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Premier League News: Former Manchester City star Adebayor mocks Arsenal fans over outrageous celebration – Goal.com

The Togo international has taken swipe at the Gunners supporters on Instagram regarding his wild celebration 10 years ago Former Manchester City striker Emmanuel Adebayor has mocked Arsenal fans on his outrageous celebration at the Etihad Stadium 10 years ago. The forward joined the Citizens in the summer of 2009 after spending three years at…

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Premier League at risk of losing its integrity over VAR shambles as bosses admit they will CHANGE rules after – The Sun
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Premier League at risk of losing its integrity over VAR shambles as bosses admit they will CHANGE rules after – The Sun

THE Premier League’s integrity has been called into question after refs’ boss Mike Riley revealed VAR use will CHANGE. Riley yesterday admitted VAR got it wrong four times in the first month of the season. 3 VAR itself is under scrutiny after four costly blunders so far this season3 This Fabian Schar equaliser for Newcastle…

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Premier League Referee Chief Admits 4 VAR Mistakes This Season – Forbes
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Premier League Referee Chief Admits 4 VAR Mistakes This Season – Forbes

Newcastle United’s Fabian Schar scoring his side’s first goal during […]

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Premier League referees boss Mike Riley admits to FOUR VAR blunders already – Fox Sports
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Premier League referees boss Mike Riley admits to FOUR VAR blunders already – Fox Sports

VAR has made four mistakes so far during the Premier League season, referees’ chief Mike Riley has admitted. The examples, which include Fabian Schar’s equaliser for Newcastle against Watford and Leicester midfielder Youri Tielemans’ apparent stamp on Bournemouth’s Callum Wilson, were discussed in Thursday’s meeting of Premier League shareholders.The other two errors were the referee’s…

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Premier League: Nemanja Vidic, Man United legend, voted greatest centre-back – Legit.ng
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Premier League: Nemanja Vidic, Man United legend, voted greatest centre-back – Legit.ng

an hour ago 3667 views by  Uchenna Ajah – Virgil Van Dijk won best defender and best player in the UEFA award, but according to fans, he is not the all-time best Premier League defender – The Dutchman has been on a winning run since winning the Champion League last summer – The public through…

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Premier League News: Vincent Kompany sees no end to Manchester City and Liverpool dominance – Goal
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Premier League News: Vincent Kompany sees no end to Manchester City and Liverpool dominance – Goal

The defender sees no cracks in the teams that finished first and second last season and thinks it could be years before they’re unseated Vincent Kompany thinks that his former club Manchester City and rivals Liverpool will dominate the landscape in the Premier League for a long time. The teams finished first and second with…

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Premier League tips: Betting previews, Super 6 predictions & best bets for Saturday’s action including Chelsea, Manchester City, United and Liverpool – Sportinglife.com
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Premier League tips: Betting previews, Super 6 predictions & best bets for Saturday’s action including Chelsea, Manchester City, United and Liverpool – Sportinglife.com

After a 10/1, 3/1 and 6/5 winner on England in the international break, George Pitts previews Saturday’s Premier League action.Liverpool v Newcastle1230 kick-off on BT SportRoberto Firmino: Liverpool forward scores at Burnley – becoming the first Brazilian to net 50 Premier League goalsLiverpool are unbeaten in their last 23 Premier League home games against Newcastle…

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Premier League ‘experiencing a golden age’ – Sacchi – Sport24
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Premier League ‘experiencing a golden age’ – Sacchi – Sport24

Cape Town – AC Milan legend Arrigo Sacchi says the Premier League is “experiencing a golden age” with the likes of Jurgen Klopp, Pep Guardiola, and Mauricio Pochettino in England.Sacchi, considered by many to be one of the greatest managers ever, won two European Cups and a Serie A title at Milan, guiding Italy to…

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VAR: Premier League referee chief Mike Riley admits four mistakes this season – Sky Sports
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VAR: Premier League referee chief Mike Riley admits four mistakes this season – Sky Sports

Riley: “We are constantly learning. On these occasions, the judgement should have been that it was a clear and obvious error” Last Updated: 12/09/19 3:16pm 1:57 Head of Premier League referees Mike Riley admits VAR has made four mistakes in the top division this season. Head of Premier League referees Mike Riley admits VAR has…

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Premier League news: Everton boss Marco Silva wants Alex Iwobi to score more goals – Goal.com
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Premier League news: Everton boss Marco Silva wants Alex Iwobi to score more goals – Goal.com

The Nigeria international has enjoyed a fine start to life on Merseyside scoring two goals in his last two matches Everton manager Marco Silva has challenged summer-signing Alex Iwobi to maintain his goalscoring form and continue his ‘high quality’ contribution to the team. Iwobi is gradually establishing himself at Goodison Park following his £40 million…

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Premier League transfer news: Real Madrid’s secret deal with Chelsea regarding N’Golo Kante – Fox Sports
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Premier League transfer news: Real Madrid’s secret deal with Chelsea regarding N’Golo Kante – Fox Sports

Chelsea’s transfer ban hasn’t stopped them from talking business with future suitors.The Blues reportedly have a secret negotiation going on with La Liga heavyweights Real Madrid regarding World Cup winner N’Golo Kante.Elsewhere, Tottenham could attempt to bring Paulo Dybala to North London in a deal which would see unsettled star Christian Eriksen go the opposite…

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