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A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Jared Bird pens Barnsley contract extension until 2020
Championship outfit Barnsley confirm that 20-year-old midfielder Jared Bird has signed a contract extension at Oakwell until 2020.
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Neymar in action during the international friendly between Japan and Brazil on November 10, 2017
Ivan Rakitic: 'Barcelona have overcome Neymar departure with collective work'
Ivan Rakitic claims that Barcelona have coped with Neymar's exit through "collective work" and adds that "sometimes the best players in the world don't make the best team".
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A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Report: Ben Godfrey on West Bromwich Albion, Crystal Palace and Swansea City radar
Norwich City midfielder and Shrewsbury Town loanee Ben Godfrey is believed to be on the radar of Premier League trio West Bromwich Albion, Crystal Palace and Swansea City.
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Millwall's Steve Morison holds the trophy after their League One playoff final victory over Bradford City on May 20, 2017
Steve Morison triggers Millwall contract extension to 2019
Steve Morison extends his Millwall contract until 2019 after triggering an appearance-based 12-month extension clause.
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A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Davide Calabria extends AC Milan contract to 2022
Italian giants AC Milan confirm that 21-year-old full-back Davide Calabria has extended his contract at San Siro until June 2022.
22:12
Liverpool's Dominic Solanke in action during pre-season
Dominic Solanke: 'Jurgen Klopp one of best managers in world'
Liverpool striker Dominic Solanke describes Jurgen Klopp as "one of the best managers in the world" and values the Reds manager's feedback.
21:44
A general shot of West Ham United's London Stadium
West Ham United in legal dispute with London Stadium landlords over seat plans
West Ham United and the London Legacy Development Corporation are involved in a legal dispute over plans for 3,000 additional seats to be installed at the London Stadium.
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Dishevelled Reds boss Jurgen Klopp watches on during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Chelsea on November 25, 2017
Phil Thompson: 'Liverpool must learn from collapse at Bournemouth last season'
Former Liverpool defender Phil Thompson hopes that the Reds have learned from last year's mistakes when they return to the Vitality Stadium to face Bournemouth on Sunday.
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Scott McTominay in action during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Manchester United on May 7, 2017
Jose Mourinho: 'Scott McTominay is a Manchester United first-team player'
Jose Mourinho believes that Scott McTominay has now confirmed his place as a Manchester United first-team player and is no longer "young Scott".
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Report: Latest Newcastle United takeover offer retains relegation clause
A report claims that the new offer by Amanda Staveley's PCP Capital Partners for the proposed takeover of Newcastle United retains a relegation compensation clause.
20:43
Ben Gibson after the Premier League game between Chelsea and Middlesbrough on May 8, 2017
Ben Gibson: 'I knew I would lose England place by staying with Middlesbrough'
Ben Gibson acknowledges that he was likely to lose his place in Gareth Southgate's England squad following Middlesbrough's relegation to the Championship.
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New Bournemouth training ground plans approved by Poole Council
Bournemouth are granted unanimous approval by the Borough of Poole Council for a new multi-million pound training complex subject to Secretary of State referral.
19:59
Stoke City captain Ryan Shawcross in action during his side's Premier League clash with Liverpool at Anfield on December 27, 2016
Ryan Shawcross: 'Stoke City gutted about late defeat to Burnley'
Stoke City captain Ryan Shawcross insists that the 1-0 defeat to Burnley left the club's players and coaches "gutted".
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Stoke City captain Ryan Shawcross in action during his side's Premier League clash with Liverpool at Anfield on December 27, 2016
Ryan Shawcross: 'Stoke City players stand by Mark Hughes'
Stoke City captain Ryan Shawcross insists that the club's players still believe in manager Mark Hughes despite the club's poor start to the season.
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A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Ligue de Football Professionnel approves Video Assistant Referee use
The French football league confirms that the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) system is expected to be introduced to Ligue 1 as of next season.
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Sir Ian Botham appointed as new Scunthorpe United club president
League One outfit Scunthorpe United announce the appointment of ex-Iron defender and former England cricketer Sir Ian Botham as the club's new president.
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Rafael Benitez squats and barks during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Newcastle United on November 18, 2017
Rafael Benitez: 'Newcastle United were unlucky against Everton'
Rafael Benitez believes that Newcastle United were "really unlucky" as Everton's 1-0 win at St James' Park condemned the Magpies to a seventh defeat in eight games.
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A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
FAW chief executive Jonathan Ford cleared over "definitely not English" remark
The Football Association of Wales will not take action against Jonathan Ford for saying that the next Wales manager could be "foreign", but "definitely not English".
18:36
Everton striker Wayne Rooney celebrates scoring during his side's Europa League clash with Apollon Limassol at Goodison Park on September 28, 2017
Craig Shakespeare: 'Wayne Rooney enjoying purple patch'
Craig Shakespeare says that Wayne Rooney is currently enjoying "a purple patch", which has coincided with Everton's improved form.
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Jose Mourinho is bent out of all recognition during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Manchester United on October 14, 2017
Jose Mourinho asked to explain Manchester City 'dive' comments
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho is questioned by the Football Association over comments made prior to last weekend's defeat to Manchester City.
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Alexis Sanchez celebrates during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Huddersfield Town on November 29, 2017
Arsene Wenger: 'Alexis Sanchez not solely to blame'
Arsene Wenger says that Arsenal's failure to get off the mark against West Ham United was down to the team as a whole, rather than certain individuals.
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Dominic Calvert-Lewin celebrates scoring for Everton against Huddersfield Town on December 2, 2017
Young Everton trio sign new contracts at Goodison Park
Dominic Calvert-Lewin agrees a new contract at Everton until June 2023, while two other youngsters also commit their long-term future to the club.
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David Silva in action during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Manchester City on December 10, 2017
Pep Guardiola hails 'complete' midfielder David Silva
Pep Guardiola says that Manchester City midfielder David Silva "has everything", having scored in three-successive Premier League matches.
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Tottenham Hotspur defender Danny Rose in action during the Premier League clash with Watford at Vicarage Road on January 1, 2017
Danny Rose: Manchester City "look frightening"
Danny Rose admits that he and his Tottenham Hotspur teammates are 'relishing' the chance to end Manchester City's winning run when they lock horns this weekend.
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Gianluigi Donnarumma in action during the Serie A game between Roma and Milan on December 12, 2016
Gennaro Gattuso defends Gianluigi Donnarumma after fan abuse
Gennaro Gattuso calls on supporters to stop targeting Gianluigi Donnarumma, amid suggestions that the young goalkeeper is seeking a move away from AC Milan.
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Tony Pulis barks orders during the Premier League game between West Bromwich Albion and Watford on December 3, 2016
Report: Wales managerial shortlist down to three names
Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs is reportedly one of three contenders to replace Chris Coleman as the next manager of Wales.
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Sean Dyche gives orders during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Burnley on September 16, 2017
Sean Dyche: 'Burnley form beyond all expectations'
Sean Dyche admits that he never envisaged seeing Burnley sitting as high as sixth in the Premier League table at this stage of the season.
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Jack Wilshere in action during the Premier League game between Everton and Arsenal on October 22, 2017
Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere: 'No progress on contract talks'
Jack Wilshere reveals that he has yet to begin talks on a new contract with Arsenal, despite being free to speak to foreign clubs from the start of next month.
16:49
Fraser Forster saves a Christian Benteke shot during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Southampton on September 16, 2017
Roy Hodgson 'concerned' by form of striker Christian Benteke
Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson admits that Christian Benteke's failure to find the net "is a concern", with the Belgian striker's scoreless run stretching 13 matches.
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Dele Alli celebrates scoring during the Champions League group game between Tottenham Hotspur and Real Madrid on November 1, 2017
Harry Redknapp: 'Tottenham Hotspur will be biggest test for Manchester City'
Former Tottenham Hotspur manager Harry Redknapp expects Manchester City to be pushed all the way when playing host to the Lilywhites on Saturday evening.
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Rafael Benitez gives instructions during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Newcastle United on December 2, 2017
Rafael Benitez: 'I need to know how much I can spend in January'
Rafael Benitez is still unsure whether he will be given money to bring in new players during the January transfer window, as takeover talks continue behind the scenes.
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Mark Hughes watches on during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Manchester United on September 9, 2017
Mark Hughes: 'Stoke City owners understand football'
Stoke City manager Mark Hughes suggests that the club's owners are understanding of the team's current situation in the Premier League table.
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West Ham United manager David Moyes at the Premier League game against Manchester City on December 3, 2017
David Moyes: 'West Ham United must change tactics'
West Ham United boss David Moyes admits that he will change his side's tactics when facing clubs outside of the top six in the Premier League table.
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Mauricio Pellegrino watches on helplessly during the EFL Cup game between Southampton and Wolverhampton Wanderers on August 23, 2017
Mauricio Pellegrino "surprised" by Southampton's defeat to Leicester City
Southampton head coach Mauricio Pellegrino says that he was left "surprised" after watching his side lose 4-1 to Leicester City on Wednesday night.
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Brighton & Hove Albion manager Chris Hughton watches on during his side's Premier League clash with Crystal Palace at the Amex Stadium on November 28, 2017
Chris Hughton: 'Next two Brighton & Hove Albion games are huge'
Manager Chris Hughton says that Brighton & Hove Albion must end their six-game winless streak against either Burnley or Watford.
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Mauricio Pellegrino observes the action during the Premier League game between Southampton and Watford on September 9, 2017
Southampton lead race for Eibar midfielder Dani Garcia?
Southampton are reportedly in contention to sign Eibar midfielder Dani Garcia during the January transfer window.
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Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City17161052114149
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd17122337112638
3Chelsea17112431141735
4Tottenham HotspurSpurs1794430141631
5Liverpool1787234201431
6Burnley179441612431
7Arsenal1793530201030
8Leicester CityLeicester177552723426
9Watford176472629-322
10Everton176472129-822
11Southampton174671723-618
12Huddersfield TownHuddersfield175391229-1718
13Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton174581423-917
14Bournemouth174491520-516
15Stoke CityStoke174491936-1716
16Newcastle UnitedNewcastle1743101626-1015
17West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom172871222-1014
18Crystal Palace173591228-1614
19West Ham UnitedWest Ham173591432-1814
20Swansea CitySwansea173311922-1312
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