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‘This season will be a reality check like no other’ – Balague on a difficult start for Pochettino’s Spurs

As Mauricio Pochettino endures a difficult spell at Tottenham, Guillem Balague says other managers are asking why he hasn’t walked away.

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Hammers to end Chelsea’s 100% start? Lawro takes on ex-Olympic champion Ennis-Hill

BBC Sport football pundit Mark Lawrenson takes on Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill to predict this weekend’s Premier League results.

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Dejan Lovren: Liverpool centre-back denies perjury allegations

Liverpool defender Dejan Lovren says he “did not commit any criminal offence” after being charged with perjury in Croatia, in the trial of Zdravko Mamic.

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Meeting the real Troy Deeney – what is Watford striker like when the cameras stop?

Courteous and curious, as well as candid – Gabby Logan on what Watford striker Troy Deeney was like when she interviewed him for this week’s Premier League Show.

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Ethan Ampadu: Chelsea youngster signs new five-year contract

Chelsea youngster Ethan Ampadu signs a new five-year contract at the club.

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Beckham, Bierhoff, ping pong and Tord Grip – 10 things you didn’t know about Peter Crouch

Prince Harry put-downs, inventing TV programme formats and beating Brooklyn Beckham at ping-pong – the strange world of Peter Crouch.

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Wolves’ dressing room is Premier League ready

Wolves’ home dressing room at Molineux has a makeover after their return to the Premier League.

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Burnley ‘match day hero’ scheme attacked as ‘free stewarding’

Some Burnley fans say the Match Day Hero scheme is a way of employing “stewards for free”.

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West Ham’s Jack Wilshere faces up to six weeks out after minor ankle surgery

West Ham midfielder Jack Wilshere could face six weeks out after having minor ankle surgery.

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Southampton 2-2 Brighton: Chris Hughton says result ‘feels like a win’

Brighton and Hove Albion boss Chris Hughton says “at this moment, it feels like a win” after his team come from 2-0 down to draw 2-2 at Southampton.

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Southampton 2-2 Brighton: Mark Hughes says his side need to learn to “manage the game”

Mark Hughes says his Southampton team need to manage games better after losing a two-goal lead to draw 2-2 with Brighton.

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Brighton peg back Southampton thanks to Glenn Murray’s last-gasp penalty

Southampton have grown used to suffering choking disappointment on their own patch in recent times, when the panic so often grips late to leave confidence shredded.Mark Hughes’ team had led a sloppy Brighton by two goals midway through the second half,…

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Southampton 2-2 Brighton: Premier League – as it happened

Brighton came back from 2-0 down to nab an away point after Shane Duffy’s header and an injury-time penalty from Glenn Murray 10.17pm BST That’s all from me. Thanks for reading and emailing. Nght! 10.09pm BST Here’s Dominic Fifield’s match report from …

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West Ham’s Perez denies refusing to come on as a substitute

Lucas Perez says “false information” implied he refused to come on as a substitute as West Ham won 3-1 at Everton on Sunday.

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Premier League: 10 talking points from the weekend’s action

Ryan Fraser ran Leicester ragged; Neil Warnock will not tolerate more Cardiff mistakes; and Rafael Benítez needs a new planJürgen Klopp was asked to describe his emotions during stoppage time in the 2-1 victory at Tottenham. His dominant Liverpool team…

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‘West Ham crisis not over yet – but they have found a system that works’

West Ham’s players need to maintain the standard they set against Everton, when they secured their first Premier League win of the season, says Leon Osman.

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