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Huge blow for Arsenal as Bellerin ruled out for FOUR WEEKS

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Hector Bellerin is set to be sidelined for around four weeks after picking up a knock against Tottenham.

The news comes as an untimely blow to Arsenal's 2016-17 aspirations, with the Gunners having made a productive start to their campaign both at home …

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Klopp: Leave Rooney alone - we drank like devils and smoked like crazy!

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has defended Wayne Rooney after he was forced to apologise for photographs purportedly showing him heavily intoxicated while on England duty, stressing players of past years used to "drink like devils and smoke like crazy".

The 31-year-old issued a statement on Wednesday to apologise for the …

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Liverpool can't stop Coutinho joining Barcelona - Lawrenson

Mark Lawrenson has called on Liverpool to put a contingency plan in place as he suggests the Reds can do little to prevent Philippe Coutinho from joining Barcelona.

The former Reds defender believes it is almost impossible to prevent the likes of Luis Enrique's side and Real Madrid from cherry-picking …

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Wenger vows to 'fight' Man Utd, not Mourinho

Arsene Wenger insists Arsenal's visit to Manchester United on Saturday will not descend into a fight between himself and Jose Mourinho.

Arsenal travel to Old Trafford with Wenger still seeking a first league win over United manager Mourinho, with whom the Frenchman has a famously tempestuous relationship.

"He will fight …

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Giggs, NOT Ronaldo, is Bale's greatest ever team-mate

Real Madrid star Gareth Bale has revealed that compatriot Ryan Giggs is the greatest player he's ever played with.

The 27-year-old fulfilled a dream by linking up with the Manchester United legend twice while on international duty with Wales, including a 3-0 win over San Marino in 2007 when both …

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Lionel Messi leads Argentina boycott of press after Lavezzi accusations

Lionel Messi led the Argentina national team into the postmatch news conference after a decisive 3-0 win against Colombia and declared that the team will no longer speak to the media after accusations were made regarding teammate Ezequiel Lavezzi.

Lavezzi, 31, did not make the squad in their 3-0 win …

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Nasri: Guardiola told me I should be at Barcelona, not Man City!

Samir Nasri has claimed Pep Guardiola told him he "should be at Barcelona" rather than Manchester City and wanted him to stay at the Etihad Stadium.

Nasri joined Sevilla on a season-long loan in August and has made an impressive start to life in La Liga, helping Jorge Sampaoli's side …

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Ronaldo can no longer beat five opponents and score - Mendieta

Former Spain international Gaizka Mendieta feels Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo is no longer able to beat five opponents before scoring a goal, but has hailed the way the Portugal captain has adapted his style of play to his new situation.

Ronaldo, 31, scored his fair share of spectacular goals …

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