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Mauricio Pochettino picks Barcelona as favourites to win Champions League

Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino has said Barcelona will have the edge in their much-anticipated Champions League quarter-final against Manchester United and has backed the Spanish club to lift the title for a sixth time. United have rediscovered their verve under interim manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, who took over from Jose Mourinho in December, and […]

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EPL Updates: Sarri not sure about Kepa’s return to Chelsea team

Chelsea goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga remains the club’s first choice but manager Maurizio Sarri is still uncertain if the Spaniard will be recalled to the starting team for Sunday’s Premier League trip to Fulham. Arrizabalaga was fined by the club for his refusal to be substituted by Sarri near the end of extra time in Sunday’s […]

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EPL: Son strikes late as gritty Tottenham go second

Tottenham Hotspur’s Son Heung-Min scored his second goal in four days as the London side eventually saw off battling Newcastle United 1-0 at Wembley and leapfrogged Manchester City into second place in the Premier League. Just when it looked like Spurs might register their first draw this season, Son fired an 83rd-minute shot from outside […]

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EPL PIX: Leaders Liverpool stumble, Chelsea collapse

Victory would have sent Juergen Klopp’s side seven points clear of City with 14 games remaining but they could only draw 1-1. If more proof were needed of how unpredictable the Premier League can be it was provided on Wednesday as Liverpool blew a chance take a vice-like grip on the title race and Chelsea […]

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Spurs, Chelsea issue warning to fans ahead of League Cup clash

Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea have warned their supporters to behave during Tuesday’s League Cup semi-final first leg at Wembley after recent incidents of discriminatory behaviour. Blues supporters have been under the spotlight in recent weeks after a number of high-profile incidents, including a derogatory chant about Spurs supporters that featured alleged anti-Semitic language at a […]

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Spurs stay in title contention

Kane equals New Year’s Day goal-scoring record Harry Kane got himself into the record books again as Tottenham Hotspur started 2019 in style outclassing Cardiff City to prevail 3-0 on Tuesday. Kane’s third-minute opening goal is the fifth successive New Year’s Day he has scored in the Premier League, equalling a record held by Andy […]