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Paul Merson can’t picture Mauricio Pochettino at Everton – TBR – The Boot Room – Football News

Paul Merson has explained that he can’t picture Mauricio Pochettino moving to Everton. The Toffees are on the search for a new manager following Marco Silva’s sacking, with club favourite Duncan Ferguson stepping in as caretaker boss for Saturday’s home league match against Chelsea. The Merseyside giants sit 18th in the top-flight table and as…

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Paul Merson believes Brendan Rodgers should leave Leicester to join Arsenal – TBR – The Boot Room – Football News

Arsenal Merson says Rodgers should look at the long-term picture. Published on December 3, 2019 Former Arsenal midfielder Paul Merson says Leicester boss Brendan Rodgers should leave the King Power Stadium to take up the vacant manager’s job at the Emirates Stadium. The Mirror recently reported that the Gunners were keen on the former Liverpool…

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Paul Merson names his three picks as potential next Arsenal manager – TBR – The Boot Room – Football News

Paul Merson has detailed who his preferred choices would be to take the vacant managerial position at his former club Arsenal. The Gunners sacked Unai Emery from his position on Friday, with Freddie Ljungberg becoming the new caretaker boss at the Emirates Stadium while a full-time replacement is lined up. Pundit Merson has put forward…

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Paul Merson suggests Spurs should’ve approached Allegri – TBR – The Boot Room – Football News

Paul Merson has told Soccer Saturday (broadcast on Sky Sports; 23/11; 12:07) that he could have understood Tottenham Hotspur’s decision to sack Mauricio Pochettino if they had appointed Massimiliano Allegri rather than Jose Mourinho. Spurs left much of the football world stunned this week when they announced Pochettino’s exit. There then seemed to be just as…

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Paul Merson claims Liverpool have Premier League title in the bag – TBR – The Boot Room – Football News

Paul Merson has confidently claimed that Liverpool may as well be handed the Premier League title this season. The Merseyside giants have not won a top-flight crown since the 1989/90 campaign and found it difficult since the introduction of the Premier League. But they finished runners-up last season with a staggering 97 points and this…

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Paul Merson comments on Liverpool v Manchester City title race – HITC – Football, Gaming, Movies, TV, Music
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Paul Merson comments on Liverpool v Manchester City title race – HITC – Football, Gaming, Movies, TV, Music

Liverpool won against Manchester City at Anfield last weekend. Paul Merson has predicted in The Daily Star that Manchester City will not catch Liverpool at the top of the Premier League table this season. The former Arsenal star believes that Liverpool will win the league title this campaign. The Reds won 3-1 against City at…

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Paul Merson urges Arsenal to pay £40m and hire Rodgers – Read Arsenal
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Paul Merson urges Arsenal to pay £40m and hire Rodgers – Read Arsenal

Paul Merson has urged Arsenal to spend £40 million in order to bring Brendan Rodgers to the club. Speaking on Sky Sports, as reported by Goal, Merson believes if the club can afford to bring in the likes of Nicholas Pepe, they should be aiming to hire Rodgers as well. If I was Arsenal, I would have…

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EPL: Paul Merson identifies Chelsea players that can end Man City’s title hope – Daily Post Nigeria
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EPL: Paul Merson identifies Chelsea players that can end Man City’s title hope – Daily Post Nigeria

Arsenal hero, Paul Merson has identified Chelsea stars, Tammy Abraham, Mason Mount and Christian Pulisic as the three Blues players that can end Manchester City’s hope of winning the English Premier League, EPL, title this season. Merson believes the trio can inflict more pain on Pep Guardiola’s side in their title defence this term when…

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Paul Merson picks out three players who can hurt Man City – Chelsea News
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Paul Merson picks out three players who can hurt Man City – Chelsea News

Pundits up and down the country are coming round to the idea of Chelsea being a good team now, and equally to the idea that Man City aren’t as invincible as they seem.The balance of power ahead of the two teams’ game in two weeks is still in favour of the reigning Champions, but increasingly…

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Arsenal news: Paul Merson explains how Unai Emery has made the team worse – Metro.co.uk
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Arsenal news: Paul Merson explains how Unai Emery has made the team worse – Metro.co.uk

Arsenal are not only bad at defending, but are now below par in attack as well, according to club legend Paul Merson. The Gunners are enduring a poor run of results which has seen them go without a win in their last five matches and manager Unai Emery come under immense pressure. Recent Premier League…

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Paul Merson suggests Spurs will consider Brendan Rodgers – TBR – The Boot Room – Football News

Paul Merson has suggested on The Debate (broadcast on Sky Sports; 11/11; 22:40) that Tottenham Hotspur need to consider targeting Brendan Rodgers should they need to find a replacement for Mauricio Pochettino in the future. Spurs continue to struggle to really get going this season. They have not won a Premier League game since September.…

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Paul Merson asked whether Liverpool can go unbeaten this season – TBR – The Boot Room – Football News

Paul Merson has warned that Liverpool will need an enormous amount of luck when asked on The Debate (broadcast on Sky Sports; 11/11; 22:15) whether Jurgen Klopp’s men can go through the entire Premier League season unbeaten. You could understand why some believe that the Reds already have one hand on the trophy. After beating Manchester…

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Paul Merson baffled by Unai Emery decision at Arsenal – TBR – The Boot Room – Football News

Paul Merson is baffled with the decision of Arsenal manager Unai Emery to name Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang the new club captain. The Gunners striker has taken the armband from midfielder Granit Xhaka, who appears to be at risk of being frozen out after his reaction to being substituted against Crystal Palace in October. There is a…

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Paul Merson praises Frank Lampard for turning Mateo Kovacic into a ‘proper player’ – Metro.co.uk
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Paul Merson praises Frank Lampard for turning Mateo Kovacic into a ‘proper player’ – Metro.co.uk

Paul Merson has hailed Frank Lampard for transforming Mateo Kovacic into a ‘proper player’ since taking over from Maurizio Sarri at Chelsea in the summer. Due to the club’s transfer ban, Kovacic was the only major signing made by Chelsea in the last transfer window as he was already registered to the club following a…

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Paul Merson says Arsenal should be ‘breaking the bank’ for PL tactician – TBR – The Boot Room – Football News

Unai Emery’s future at Arsenal is seemingly in some doubt at the moment. The Spaniard has been struggling for results in recent weeks, and reports have surfaced about the state of play behind the scenes. The style of football has been uneasy on the eye for some supporters, and the manager’s poor communication has been…

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