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From Chelsea to China through Middlesbrough, 5 January transfers that could still happen

The January transfer window is almost closed for another season but there is still enough time for some last-minute deals to materialise in the footballing world. But which deals are most likely? Here are five deals that could still occur… SEE ALSO: 17 January transfers that could take place this window – how many did […]

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Fernando Llorente, Ross Barkley, Maguire… Names of the Premier League, week 22

The Premier League continues apace, with a weekend full of goals and some big surprises. Which players impressed us and made their mark on week 23? Check out our latest Names of the Premier League and find out… Fernando Llorente (Swansea City) Embed from Getty Images   In one of the more surprising results of the […]

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Harry Kane, Andy Carroll, Tom Davies…Names of the Premier League, week 22

After a breather for the F.A. Cup – well deserved after the festive and new year football feast – the Premier League returned at the weekend with plenty of action to savour. Which players impressed enough to make this week’s Names Of The Premier League? Read on to find out… Harry Kane (Tottenham Hotspur) Amazing way […]

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AFCON 2017: From Sadio Mane to Riyad Mahrez, 10 African stars who will be missed by their Premier League clubs

With just a few weeks left until the Africa Cup of Nations 2017 starts in Gabon, which Premier League managers will be affected by the temporary losses of some of their African stars? And could AFCON change the shape of the league this season? Here are 10 African stars set to miss Premier League game time on international duty… SEE ALSO: […]

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Eden Hazard, Raheem Sterling, Curtis Davies…Names of the Premier League, week 3

The new Premier League season is in full swing now after week three and there’s some familiar names at the top of the table, with both Manchester clubs and Chelsea starting with 100% records. Let’s take a look at the star Names of the Premier League for week three…. Raheem Sterling, Manchester City The tag […]

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Philippe Coutinho, Ibrahimovic, Clucas… Names of the Premier League, week 1

The Premier League is back and boasting a new logo, and already the big managers are making an impact. Pep Guardiola is reading the riot act to his players at Manchester City, Antonio Conte is instilling a never-say-die attitude into his Chelsea players and Jürgen Klopp may be building something special at Liverpool. The opening […]

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Hull City and the Anatomy of a Crisis Club. How did it get to this?

So what on Earth is going on at Hull City, then? Adam Boufkir takes a look at the crisis club who stunned the champions on matchday one… Generally it is no surprise to see the three promoted teams start any Premier League season as favourites for relegation. However, whilst Middlesbrough have flexed their financial muscles […]

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Hatem Ben Arfa: From Newcastle outcast to PSG superstar, how Claude Puel solved the enigma

Hatem Ben Arfa’s career has been a rollercoaster ride in the last 18 months. From being dragged off after 35 minutes in Hull City’s 3-0 defeat at Manchester United in November 2014 to signing for Ligue 1 champions Paris Saint-Germain on July 1st 2016, the Frenchman’s transformation has been remarkable. Now he has the chance he […]