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20 for 20: Twenty games that define Arsene Wenger’s 20 years at Arsenal

What were you doing this time 20 years ago? Chances are your life has undergone a number of changes in that time. Maybe you grew up, left school, did a variety of odd jobs, got a degree, got married, had children and are now nicely settled down, older and wiser. Maybe you weren’t even born. […]

Premier League

Kevin De Bruyne, Jordan Henderson, Islam Slimani… Names of the Premier League Weeks 4 and 5

We’ve just seen week number 5 in the Premier League, and the nascent league table is starting to take shape. Manchester City are riding high and look nigh-on unbeatable, while a Manchester derby defeat in week 4 appears to have shaken their neighbours, who are already stumbling. There’s still a long way to go in […]

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Watford 3-1 Manchester United: Game in 11 Tweets as Mourinho loses three in a row

Jose Mourinho took his side to Vicarage Road hoping he wouldn’t suffer a third defeat in a row for the first time since his Porto days, but unfortunately for him and the Red Devils that is exactly what happened. But don’t let complaints about the referees and strange tweets about Paul Pogba’s cost per dab […]

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Neymar, Marc Albrighton, Talisca… Names of the Champions League, matchday 1

Europe’s biggest football competition is back for another season as Real Madrid look to defend their crown and claim a 12th Champions League title to add to their record tally. But who were the star players in the opening round of games in 2016/17? Names of the Champions League is here for you with a […]

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Diego Costa, Benteke, Iheanacho… Who to pick for your Fantasy Premier League team in coming weeks

We’re heading into week five of the Premier League (and therefore the Fantasy Premier League). Hands up, who’s totally lost faith in their fantasy management skills already? Never fear, intrepid fantasy manager. Just Football has you covered. The league is only four weeks in, so whether you’re the laughing stock of the office and bottom […]

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Life after the fairytale: Leicester City, Blackburn Rovers, Boavista and how underdog champions did the year after

Before last season, dishing out a thrashing at Anfield to Leicester City would have been seen as business as usual for Liverpool. But Leicester are the Premier League champions now. As such, Liverpool’s 4-1 victory at the weekend looks like more of a statement than a routine win. It marks another trip in Leicester’s so far stumbling defence […]

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PSG 1-1 Arsenal: 15 Tweet Match Summary as Sanchez rescues Gunners

Alexis Sanchez saved Arsenal at the Parc des Princes in their Champions League Group A opening game, scoring a 78th minute equaliser to cancel out Edinson Cavani’s first minute opener as PSG and Arsenal drew 1-1. Paris Saint-Germain and Arsenal had only met twice before in European competition, in the Cup Winners Cup semi-final in 1993/94. […]

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3 to See: Man United v Man City, Celtic v Rangers and Germany’s most hated team

After the early disruption of an international break, domestic football returns to the schedule this weekend. Teams who started the season well will be looking to rediscover their rhythm, and strugglers will be hoping the break could re-energise them. With the transfer window closed, everyone can concentrate on what happens on the pitch. For now, anyway. […]

Jose Mourinho v Pep Guardiola in trophies: Which manager has won more?

Pep Guardiola and Jose Mourinho are widely regarded as two of the best managers in the modern game. Both have experienced football in different leagues around Europe, in different playing conditions and atmospheres. But when the season is finished it’s not the amount of beautiful tika-taka style passes or the number of media spats that count, […]