Papa Bouba Diop: Former Fulham and Portsmouth Midfielder Dies Aged 42

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Former Fulham, Portsmouth and Senegal midfielder Papa Bouba Diop has died at the age of 42 following a long battle with illness. Diop was a World Cup quarter-finalist in 2002 with Senegal and helped Portsmouth to win the FA Cup in 2008 under Harry Redknapp. Papa Bouba Diop Dies Aged 42 Playing Career After starting […] READ MORE


FA Cup Second Round: Niall Cummins Sends Eighth-Tier Marine Through

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While the excitement of the FA Cup second round never truly matches that of the first, it remains an important step along the road for the many that seek to reach round three, where a potential money-spinning tie against a Championship or Premier League team becomes a possibility. Forty teams went into battle this weekend […] READ MORE



Mikel Arteta Blasts Nicolas Pepe After Red Card in Arsenal’s Draw Against Leeds United

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Arsenal head coach Mikel Arteta was left furious after Nicolas Pepe was sent off in their goalless draw with Leeds United, calling the Frenchman’s actions “unacceptable”. Pepe was dismissed six minutes into the second half after an off-the-ball incident with Ezgjan Alioski, with the winger appearing to headbutt the Leeds man. Mikel Arteta Blasts Nicolas […] READ MORE


REPORT: Ezgjan Alioski in Talks Over New Leeds United Deal

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Leeds United have opened talks with Ezgjan Alioski over a new deal at the club, according to The Athletic’s Phil Hay. The winger, who has more recently been converted to a left-back under Marcelo Bielsa, will see his current deal expire at the end of this season, but both parties are expected to reach an […] READ MORE


Kevin De Bruyne Annoyed by Manchester City’s Disallowed Goal Against Tottenham Hotspur

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Manchester City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne was left frustrated after Aymeric Laporte‘s goal was ruled out in their defeat to Tottenham Hotspur. French defender Laporte thought he had found the equaliser to Son Heung-min‘s opener, but referee Mike Dean ruled the goal out after a VAR check for handball by Gabriel Jesus in the build-up. […] READ MORE


Keith Hill Appointed as New Manager of Tranmere Rovers

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Former Rochdale and Bolton Wanderers boss Keith Hill has been appointed as the new manager of League Two side Tranmere Rovers. The Super Whites sacked Mike Jackson on October 31 after a 1-0 loss at home to Morecambe. Hill, who was in charge when Bolton were relegated to League Two last season, has been appointed […] READ MORE


Joe Gomez: England Manager Gareth Southgate Gives Update on Defender’s Injury

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England boss Gareth Southgate is “hopeful” that the injury suffered by Joe Gomez is not serious, but admits that it’s “not a good situation”. The Liverpool defender was inflicted with a reportedly serious knee injury in training earlier today ahead of England’s friendly against the Republic of Ireland and their Nations League matches against Belgium […] READ MORE


REPORT: Sven-Goran Eriksson Interested in Sheffield Wednesday Job Despite Tony Pulis Talks

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Former England manager Sven-Goran Eriksson is interested in the vacant role at Sheffield Wednesday, reports Nancy Frostick of The Athletic. This is despite reports from The Telegraph’s John Percy suggesting that the Owls are in advanced talks with former Stoke City and Middlesbrough boss Tony Pulis. Wednesday are without a manager having parted company with […] READ MORE


Steven Bergwijn: Tottenham Hotspur Forward Sent Home From International Duty

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Tottenham Hotspur forward Steven Bergwijn has been sent home from international duty with The Netherlands for being too unfit. Frank de Boer’s side face Spain in a friendly on Wednesday before their two Nations League fixtures against Bosnia and Herzegovina and Poland. Steven Bergwijn Sent Home From International Duty   Steven Bergwijn is niet fit […] READ MORE