For Manchester City, this was not just the day they declared themselves the best team in town. It counts for more than that, surely, when there is now an 11-point gap at the top of the Premier League and the team in second place have just learned the h…
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David Silva and Nicolás Otamendi scored from set-pieces while Ederson denied Romelu Lukaku and Juan Mata late on as City went 11 points clear at the top with a derby victory 6.54pm GMT Time to wrap things up – here’s Danny Taylor’s match report. City w…
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An angry Jurgen Klopp says the refereeing of the Merseyside derby was “unfair”, after his Liverpool side draw 1-1 with Everton at Anfield.
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Everton boss Sam Allardyce says the referee was right to award his side a penalty which Wayne Rooney scored to earn the Blues a 1-1 draw in the Merseyside derby at Anfield.
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Not scoring in a Merseyside derby had always been one of Wayne Rooney’s great regrets in football. No longer. Everton’s captain for the 229th meeting between the Merseyside rivals ticked that box at Anfield and ensured regret belonged firmly to Jürgen …
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Wayne Rooney’s penalty cancelled out Mohamed Salah’s strike as a below par Everton rescued a 1-1 draw in the 229th Merseyside derby against LiverpoolRead Andy Hunter’s match report from Anfield 4.30pm GMT Read Andy Hunter’s match report from Anfield: R…
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Mauricio Pellegrino says Southampton “controlled the game” against Arsenal, despite conceding a late equaliser in their 1-1 draw at St Mary’s.
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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says his side paid a “heavy price” for their slow start but is pleased they fought back to claim a 1-1 draw away at Southampton.
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When Arsène Wenger made his third and final substitution, with Arsenal trailing and struggling for penetration at what has been a bogey ground for them, the travelling supporters groaned. Alexandre Lacazette was the player to make way. The summer signi…
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Southampton took the lead through Charlie Austin in the third minute and led until two minutes from time when Olivier Giroud’s header grabbed a point for an under-par Arsenal 2.30pm GMT Read David Hytner’s match report: Related: Late Olivier Giroud equ…
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Mark Clattenburg says his comments about “allowing Tottenham to self-destruct” in a game he refereed at Chelsea in May 2016 have been misinterpreted.
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On current form four Manchester United players feature in our derby XI, while Pep Guardiola’s team can boast sevenSelection elsewhere has been affected by who is available but luckily that is not the case in goal. Ederson has been hugely impressive, so…
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Romelu Lukaku could be the most important player on the pitch in Sunday’s Manchester derby, says Owen Hargreaves.
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Leicester City boss Claude Puel applauds his team’s “positive attitude” as they win 3-2 at Newcastle.
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Newcastle boss Rafa Benitez bemoans the goals his side conceded as they lost 3-2 at home to Leicester City.
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There were moments when Newcastle United showcased commendable resilience and resolve but Ayoze Pérez’s agonising late own goal ensured they have now collected only one point from their last seven games.As Claude Puel’s quietly effective “velvet” Leice…
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