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Nov 24

Newcastle United v Watford: match preview

Takeover talk has reached fever pitch on Tyneside but, before Newcastle can be transformed by hundreds of Middle Eastern millions, Mike Ashley must accept an offer from Amanda Staveley. Until that happens there is a sense of limbo; not that Rafa Beníte…

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Nov 24

Achilles injury ‘mystery’ for Ipswich’s Huws

Ipswich and Wales midfielder Emyr Huws says his Achilles problem was the “strangest” injury he has ever seen in football.

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Nov 24

Football Focus: My son didn’t want my name on his shirt – Callum Wilson

Bournemouth striker Callum Wilson playfully talks about when his son didn’t believe he was a real footballer, whilst he was out injured.

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Nov 24

Nottingham Forest v Cardiff City

Preview followed by live coverage of Sunday’s Championship game between Nottingham Forest and Cardiff City.

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Nov 24

Schalke’s Franco Di Santo: “I’ve never experienced anything like the Revierderby!”

With a Revierderby trip to Borussia Dortmund just around the corner, Schalke’s Franco Di Santo could not have picked a better time to…

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Nov 24

Wolverhampton Wanderers v Bolton Wanderers

Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday’s Championship game between Wolves and Bolton Wanderers.

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Nov 24

Tottenham Hotspur v West Bromwich Albion: match preview

Gary Megson has had a busy week since taking over as Albion caretaker, reshuffling the backroom and telling the assistant, Ben Garner, to stay away, and now trying to get a tune out of a team with four draws and six losses from the last 10. Tottenham a…

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Nov 24

Liverpool v Chelsea: match preview

Antonio Conte conducted preparations for Anfield on the flight home from Qarabag as Chelsea only managed one full training session before travelling to Liverpool. For the home side, post-Champions League fatigue may be more in mind than body after blow…

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Nov 24

Borussia Dortmund vs. Schalke: LIVE build-up!

Local bragging rights are at stake as fierce Ruhr district rivals Borussia Dortmund and Schalke meet in the 91st Bundesliga edition…

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Nov 24

Paul Heckingbottom: Barnsley open talks with head coach over new contract

Barnsley have opened talks with head coach Paul Heckingbottom over a new contract, says chief executive Gauthier Ganaye.

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Nov 24

Sheffield United v Birmingham City

Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday’s Championship game between Sheffield United and Birmingham City.

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Nov 24

Alex Neil: Preston North End boss holds no grudges against Norwich City

Preston boss Alex Neil says there are no grudges held against Norwich as he prepares to face his former side on Saturday.

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Nov 24

Madrid midfielder Asensio to miss Malaga match with injury

MADRID (AP) — Real Madrid will be without midfielder Marco Asensio for Saturday’s Spanish league match against Malaga because of a right leg injury.

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Nov 24

Swansea City v Bournemouth: match preview

The pressure is building on Paul Clement and, although the Swansea manager is confident his job is not on the line, another defeat would be a huge blow, especially with a trip to Chelsea to come on Wednesday. Tammy Abraham will have to miss that game b…

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Nov 24

FIFA Legends Think Tank: the future of the game, as seen by its heroes

Forty former leading players and coaches convened on the morning of The Best FIFA Football Awards ceremony and held a fruitful three-hour session with FIFA President Gianni Infantino to discuss the current state of the game. 

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Nov 24

Aston Villa v Ipswich Town

Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday’s Championship game between Aston Villa and Ipswich Town.

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