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Feb 09

Sam Allardyce concerned by Everton’s lack of mental resilience

• Steve Walsh’s position as director of football under threat• New recruits ‘not gelling like they should’, says AllardyceSam Allardyce has said he is worried about Everton’s mental strength as scrutiny increases on Steve Walsh’s performance as th…

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Feb 09

Everton v Crystal Palace: match preview

Apologies are required all round from Everton as they attempt to put breathing space between themselves and Roy Hodgson’s injury-hit team. Sam Allardyce owes one to Hodgson having not contacted his England predecessor personally in the 17 months since …

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Feb 08

Sam Allardyce says he needs the hassle of trying to repair Everton

• ‘The only way I stop is health reasons or if I don’t keep my job’• Manager aims to move on from Arsenal loss and prepare for PalaceSam Allardyce has said he needs the aggravation of trying to repair Everton although the thought of retirement crossed …

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Feb 08

Ademola Lookman’s move abroad a blueprint for English player education | Liam Rosenior

England could only benefit if more of the squad had sampled a different environment while embracing a new language and culture, as the under-21 winger is doing at RB LeipzigWith all of the transfer talk predictably revolving around the big-money moves …

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/blog/2018/feb/08/ademola-lookman-move-abroad-blueprint-english-player-education

Feb 05

Ademola Lookman slips and slides from Everton into Leipzig’s affections | Andy Brassell

Ralph Hasenhüttl has belief in the match-winning debutant who ‘only brought one pair of boots with him from England’It could have been all so different for Diego Forlán. So he thought, at least. Some years back he famously told an interviewer the tale …

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Feb 04

Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s verve gives Arsène Wenger positive buzz | Amy Lawrence

In his first Arsenal home game, the new signing’s partnership with Mesut Özil created a feelgood factor that lifted the teamWhen Mino Raiola mischievously suggested “Sánchez is part of the Mikhi deal, not the other way round”, the general consensus was…

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Feb 04

The Dozen: the weekend’s best Premier League photos

Your weekend roundup of the best photography from England’s top flight• Follow us on Instagram for more great sports photography Continue reading…

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Feb 03

Arsenal’s Aaron Ramsey goes on hat-trick rampage against Everton

Well, that didn’t take long. For Arsenal this was an afternoon of instant ignition, a 5-1 win that scarcely reflected their superiority against a meek and muddled EvertonArsène Wenger had enjoyed one of his more frantic January transfer windows, the do…

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Feb 03

Arsenal 5-1 Everton: Premier League – as it happened

Aaron Ramsey scored his first-ever hat-trick as Arsenal routed sorry Everton. 8.55pm GMT Related: Arsenal’s Aaron Ramsey goes on hat-trick rampage against Everton 7.20pm GMT And that’s the end of a perfect evening for Arsenal. A debut goal for Aubame…

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Feb 02

Arsenal v Everton: match preview

It will certainly be strange to see Theo Walcott in an Everton shirt at the Emirates but plenty has changed for Arsenal after a frenetic January. The hope is the shake-up can re-energise the club. One thing Arsène Wenger wants to maintain is his side’s…

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