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Arsene Wenger watches on as Arsenal take on Man City during the Community Shield on August 10, 2014
Arsene Wenger: 'Late goals show Arsenal character'
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger insists that his side's ability to score late goals shows "character".
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Tom Ince of Hull City during a pre-season friendly match between North Ferriby United and Hull City at the eon visual media stadium on July 19, 2014
Thomas Ince open to extending stay at Nottingham Forest
Hull City's Thomas Ince says that he is open to extending his loan deal beyond December 28 at Nottingham Forest.
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Harry Kane of Spurs gives the thumbs up after scoring the opening goal during the UEFA Europa League Group C match between Tottenham Hotspur FC and Besiktas JK at White Hart Lane on October 2, 2014
Mauricio Pochettino considering giving Harry Kane first Premier League start
Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino says that Harry Kane could receive his first Premier League start of the season against Aston Villa on Sunday.
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Real Madrid's French assistant coach Zinedine Zidane looks on before the Spanish league football match Real Madrid CF vs Real Betis at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on August 18, 2013
Zinedine Zidane's coaching ban suspended until appeal heard
Zinedine Zidane is reportedly free to coach Real Madrid Castillas until an appeal against his three-match ban is heard.
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Mark Hughes the Stoke manager looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Norwich and Stoke at Carrow Road on March 8, 2014
Stoke City's Mark Hughes questions FA's decision not to punish Garry Monk
Stoke City boss Mark Hughes believes that the FA's decision not to charge Swansea City manager Garry Monk sets a dangerous precedent.
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Everton's Irish midfielder Aiden McGeady celebrates scoring the opening goal of the English Premier League football match between Leicester City and Everton at King Power Stadium in Leicester, central England on August 16, 2014
Aiden McGeady: 'Everton lifted by recent results'
Aiden McGeady says that he and his teammates feel "lifted" by the recent back-to-back wins in the Premier League.
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Manchester United's Belgian midfielder Marouane Fellaini celebrates scoring their first goal as West Bromwich Albion's US-born Welsh goalkeeper Boaz Myhill reacts during the English Premier League football match between West Bromwich Albion and Manchester
Manchester United's Louis van Gaal "very pleased" with Marouane Fellaini
Louis van Gaal insists that he is "very pleased" with Marouane Fellaini's form in his recent Manchester United appearances.
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Manchester United Manager Louis van Gaal gives a thumbs up prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Chelsea at Old Trafford on October 26, 2014
Manchester United's Louis van Gaal: 'Man City not in good form ahead of derby'
Louis van Gaal believes that it is "possible" for Manchester United to beat Manchester City due to their rivals' recent poor form.
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Queens Park Rangers' Joey Barton in action during the match against Sheffield Wednesday on August 3, 2013
QPR's Joey Barton: 'Rio Ferdinand's three-match ban is a disgrace'
Queens Park Rangers midfielder Joey Barton believes that Rio Ferdinand's three-match ban for an offensive tweet is a "disgrace" by the FA.
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QPR manager Harry Redknapp on the touchline during his team's match against Burnley on October 26, 2013
Chelsea's Jose Mourinho: 'Harry Redknapp not under pressure at QPR'
Jose Mourinho says that Harry Redknapp is not under pressure at QPR because he has the backing of chairman Tony Fernandes.
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Wayne Rooney of Manchester United gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Queens Park Rangers at Old Trafford on September 14, 2014
Wayne Rooney fit for Manchester City showdown, Radamel Falcao misses out
Louis van Gaal confirms that Wayne Rooney is fit for Manchester United's clash against Manchester City, but Radamel Falcao is still out with an injury.
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Paul Lambert manager of Aston Villa looks on prior to the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Aston Villa at The Hawthorns on November 25, 2013
Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert: 'I'm not bomb-proof in this job'
Paul Lambert insists that he is not safe from getting sacked at Aston Villa, despite recently signing a four-year contract extension.
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Dortmund's midfielder Marco Reus celebrates scoring the 0-1 goal during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Augsburg vs Borussia Dortmund in Augsburg, southern Germany, on August 29, 2014
Borussia Dortmund star Marco Reus plays down transfer speculation
Marco Reus rejects reports that he is considering his future following rumours that Liverpool, Arsenal and both Manchester clubs are interested in the Dortmund star.
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Sylvan Ebanks-Blake of Wolves celebrates after scoring his teams second goal of the game during the npower Championship match between Birmingham City and Wolverhampton Wanderers at St Andrews on April 01, 2013
Sylvan Ebanks-Blake training with Bradford City
Former Wolverhampton Wanderers striker Sylvan Ebanks-Blake is given permission to train with League One side Bradford City.
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Manchester Uniteds Dutch manager Louis van Gaal applauds the fans as he leaves the pitch after the final whistle in the English Premier League football match between Burnley and Manchester United at Turf Moor in Burnley, north west England on August 30, 2
Manchester United, AC Milan in talks over friendly
Manchester United and AC Milan are in talks regarding the possibility of arranging a friendly between the two teams at the start of 2015.
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Chelsea's Ivorian striker Didier Drogba celebrates scoring the opening goal of the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Chelsea at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on October 26, 2014
Jose Mourinho: 'Didier Drogba has been fantastic'
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho praises striker Didier Drogba for his efforts during the absences of Diego Costa and Loic Remy.
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Leon Best of Sheffield Wednesday is challenged by Michael Morrison of Charlton Athletic during the Budweiser FA Cup Fifth Round match on February 24, 2014
Birmingham City make Michael Morrison loan signing
Birmingham City loan Charlton Athletic defender Michael Morrison on a two-month loan deal.
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Jose Mourinho manager of Chelsea looks on during the Capital One Cup Fourth Round match between Shrewsbury Town and Chelsea at Greenhous Meadow on October 28, 2014
Jose Mourinho: 'Queens Park Rangers will be difficult opponents'
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho reveals that he is expecting a difficult game against struggling Queens Park Rangers on Saturday afternoon.
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Manchester City's Spanish midfielder David Silva celebrates scoring the opening goal of the English Premier League football match between Newcastle United and Manchester City at St James' Park in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, north east England on August 17, 2014
Manchester City confirm David Silva absence
Midfielder David Silva will miss the majority of Manchester City's fixtures in November with a knee injury, the club have confirmed.
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Diego Costa of Chelsea celebrates alongside Branislav Ivanovic as he scores their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Swansea City at Stamford Bridge on September 13, 2014
Jose Mourinho: Diego Costa needs to be under "special care"
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho insists that striker Diego Costa needs to be under "special care", despite declaring him fit to play against Queens Park Rangers.
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Diego Costa of Chelsea during the pre-season friendly match between Chelsea and Real Sociedad at Stamford Bridge on August 12, 2014
Jose Mourinho: 'Diego Costa available for Queens Park Rangers match'
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho reveals that striker Diego Costa is available for their Premier League clash with Queens Park Rangers on Saturday.
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Bakary Sako of Wolverhampton Wanderers celebrates his penalty goal with team mate Dave Edwards during the Sky Bet Championship match on October 21, 2014
Kenny Jackett: 'Wolverhampton Wanderers won't sell Bakary Sako'
Wolverhampton Wanderers head coach Kenny Jackett insists that the club won't sell winger Bakary Sako during the January transfer window.
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Alan Irvine, then in charge of Sheffield Wednesday, looks on during a Championship game on March 24, 2010
Alan Irvine disappointed by Julian Speroni comments
West Bromwich Albion head coach Alan Irvine reveals his disappointment after Crystal Palace goalkeeper Julian Speroni criticised defender Craig Dawson
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Adam Lallana of Liverpool in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Aston Villa at Anfield on September 13, 2014
Liverpool's Adam Lallana: 'We've shown our grit and determination'
Adam Lallana believes that Liverpool's "grit, determination and character" will bring them success this season.
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Tom Ince of Hull City during a pre-season friendly match between North Ferriby United and Hull City at the eon visual media stadium on July 19, 2014
Hull City insist Thomas Ince is wanted long-term despite loan exit
Hull City assistant boss Steve Agnew insists that Thomas Ince is wanted long-term by the club, despite sending him out on loan to Nottingham Forest.
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Arsenal's manager Arsene Wenger waits for the begining of the UEFA Champions League play-off football match Besiktas vs Arsenal at Ataturk Olympic Stadium on August 19, 2014
Arsene Wenger refuses to write off Arsenal's chances of winning Premier League
Arsene Wenger refuses to write off Arsenal's chances of winning the Premier League title this season, despite trailing Chelsea by nine points.
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Olivier Giroud celebrates Arsenal's win over Man City in the Community Shield on August 10, 2014
Injured Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud "miles ahead of schedule"
Arsene Wenger says that Olivier Giroud is expected to return to full training with the Arsenal team after the international break next month.
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Steven Gerrard of Liverpool looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Chelsea at Anfield on April 27, 2014
Jimmy Case: 'Steven Gerrard's contract situation at Liverpool is normal'
Jimmy Case believes that it is normal for Steven Gerrard to consider leaving Liverpool in order to prolong his career.
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Arsenal's manager Arsene Wenger waits for the begining of the UEFA Champions League play-off football match Besiktas vs Arsenal at Ataturk Olympic Stadium on August 19, 2014
Arsene Wenger: 'It's too early to say whether Chelsea will match Arsenal invincibles'
Arsene Wenger believes that it is "too early" to suggest that Chelsea can match Arsenal's 'Invincibles' who finished the 2003-04 season unbeaten.
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Retired Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes, 39, attends a press conference during a promotional trip in Singapore on March 22, 2014
Paul Scholes criticises 'arrogant' Manchester City
Paul Scholes slams 'arrogant' Manchester City and blames them for failing to get the best out of "bored" Yaya Toure.
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Theo Walcott of Arsenal in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur at Emirates Stadium on September 01, 2013
Theo Walcott 'not ready' to start for Arsenal against Burnley
Arsenal boss Theo Walcott says that Theo Walcott is not "completely ready" to start a game following a nine-month stint on the sidelines with injury.
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Jack Wilshere of Arsenal looks on prior to the the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Arsenal at Villa Park on September 20, 2014
Arsenal's Jack Wilshere expected to miss Burnley match with knee problem
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger reveals that Jack Wilshere is likely to miss Saturday's match against Burnley because of a knee problem.
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Manchester City's Chilean manager Manuel Pellegrini watches the action during the English Premier League football match between West Ham United and Manchester City at Upton Park in London on February 11, 2014
Rodney Marsh: 'Manuel Pellegrini facing sack at Manchester City'
Rodney Marsh believes that former club Manchester City are "really struggling" this season, which could cost manager Manuel Pellegrini his job.
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Liverpool's Italian striker Mario Balotelli plays during the English Premier League football match between Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool at White Hart Lane in London on August 31, 2014
Paul Scholes: 'Mario Balotelli not to blame for faltering Liverpool'
Paul Scholes insists that Mario Balotelli's lack of goals in the Premier League is not to blame for Liverpool's slow start to the campaign.
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Dortmund's Mats Hummels runs with the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match VfL Wolfsburg vs Borussia Dortmund at the Volkswagen arena in Wolfsburg on November 9, 2013
Arsenal close in on £31.5m Mats Hummels deal?
A report claims that Arsenal are in "advanced talks" with Borussia Dortmund over a potential £31.5m move for defender Mats Hummels.
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Liverpool's Italian forward Mario Balotelli is pictured during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Hull City at the Anfield stadium in Liverpool, northwest England, on October 25, 2014
Steven Gerrard: 'Mario Balotelli needs more time'
Liverpool skipper Steven Gerrard says that it is "too early" to get on Mario Balotelli's back following recent criticism aimed in the striker's direction.
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West Ham's Sam Allardyce prior to kick-off against West Brom in the Premier League match on April 26, 2014
Sam Allardyce wary of West Ham United's winter fixture list
Sam Allardyce says that he will wait until the end of West Ham United's winter fixtures before predicting where the club will finish this season.
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General View prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Chelsea at Goodison Park on September 14, 2013
Bill Kenwright delighted by record Everton profits
Bill Kenwright hails Everton's "special" 2013-14 season which saw the club post profits of more than £28m.
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Stevan Jovetic of Manchester City celebrates scoring the second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Liverpool at the Etihad Stadium on August 25, 2014
Stevan Jovetic feeling confident ahead of Manchester derby
Stevan Jovetic insists that Manchester City's players will head into Sunday's Manchester derby '100% motivated' as they look to return to winning ways.
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Sunderland captain Lee Cattermole in action during the FA Cup Third Round Replay between Sunderland and Bolton Wanderers at Stadium of Light on January 15, 2013
Lee Cattermole: 'Sunderland can follow Newcastle United's example'
Sunderland midfielder Lee Cattermole says that the club can take inspiration from local rivals Newcastle United as they look to turn their fortunes around.
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