Liverpool on top, Boly’s handball and Rafa’s tactics: 10 talking points from the Premier League weekend

Jurgen Klopp’s side, Maurizio Sarri’s Chelsea, Javi Gracia’s Watford and Hotspur now all boast three wins from three.There were 29 goals across the 10 Premier League matches played over the weekend, as the season continues to take shape.Liverpool, Chelsea, Watford and Tottenham still boast 100 per cent records after their respective wins, while champions Manchester […]

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Arsenal boss Unai Emery told Jack Wilshere he needed to find ‘a new project’

LONDON — Arsenal head coach Unai Emery has revealed more details about his conversation with Jack Wilshere this summer, saying he told the midfielder that he needed to seek “a new project” since wouldn’t have a leading role at the club.Wilshere will return to the Emirates on Saturday for the first time since deciding to […]

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The role Luis Suarez played in Torreira’s move

When Lucas Torreira replaced Granit Xhaka in the 70th minute of our match against Manchester City, he became the first Uruguayan to represent us – and his decision to sign for us was influenced by an international team-mate. Luis Suarez excelled during three seasons at Liverpool, and recommended playing in the Premier League to Torreira. […]

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Team news: Kolasinac, Maitland-Niles, Koscielny

Ahead of Unai Emery’s media conference on Thursday, here’s the latest team news update from our medical team.There were no new injury issues as a result of the match at Chelsea last Saturday.Sead Kolasinac : Left knee injury. Aiming to return to training in October.Ainsley Maitland-Niles: Small fracture to left fibula. Aiming to return to […]

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Same old criticism of Mesut Özil is still wrong

Mesut Özil – Germany’s, and the World Cup’s, biggest contributor of expected goals assisted per 90 minutes in Russia – has retired from international football.The retirement was nothing to do with football, coming after abuse and blame that the German player has received, but then nor was the criticism of Özil about football.The midfielder played […]

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Thierry Henry has agreed to become Bordeaux’s new manager and Arsenal scout will be No 2, claim reports in France

Thierry Henry has reportedly agreed to become Bordeaux’s new boss.According to RMC and L’Equipe, the Arsenal legend is ready to quit as Belgium assistant to take on his first managerial role with the Ligue 1 club. Henry revealed in July he was preparing to enter management after ending his time as a pundit for Sky […]

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Arsenal legend Thierry Henry to make final decision on Bordeaux job this weekend

Arsenal legend Thierry Henry will conclude discussions over the Bordeaux manager’s job this weekend.The Frenchman held talks with the Ligue 1 club this week. They are on the hunt for a new boss after suspending their current tactician Gus Poyet last week. Bordeaux took the decision to suspend Poyet after he branded the club a […]

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