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Sinclair – Players can make mental health breakthroughs with Heads Up

Date published: Friday 31st July 2020 11:27 Former Chelsea defender Frank Sinclair has given his approval to Heads Up’s ‘Sound of Support’ mental health campaign being fronted by Premier League footballers. The campaign centre’s around a six-part video series which seeks to encourage football fans, and men, in particular, to feel more comfortable reaching out for support.The videos feature among others Andy Robertson of Liverpool, Jesse Lingard of Manchester United and Ilkay Gundogan and Phil Foden of Manchester City. Sinclair feels that these moving videos of footballers opening up to each other and the broader public provides an excellent example for many people around the country. The former Blues man said that it could ...
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Man Utd secure top four after Fernandes, Lingard sink Leicester

Date published: Sunday 26th July 2020 5:57 Man Utd secured Champions League football at the expense of Leicester after a Bruno Fernandes penalty separated the teams in a 1-0 victory. Both sides struggled to wrest control of the game early with the stakes of such an occasion so high.Leicester carved out a pair of half-chances in the form of long range shots, but neither Marc Albrighton or Wilfred Ndidi could find the target. Red Devils talisman Bruno Fernandes had a goal rightly disallowed for offside after latching onto a sublime Paul Pogba chipped through ball and tucking away, before Youri Tielemans narrowly fired wide moments later. A misjudgement of the bounce from James Justin afforded Fernandes an opportunity it he bo...
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Celtic interested in 8m rated, out of favour Premier League forward

Date published: Wednesday 22nd July 2020 11:50 West Ham forward Albian Ajeti is the subject of interest from Celtic, according to Sky Sports. Neil Lennon has been heavily involved in talks with the Premier League outfit, as the Hoops consider launching a formal summer bid.Celtic are open to signing Ajeti permanently or on a season-long loan, with his current market value reportedly set at around £8million – the same fee the Hammers paid Basel for him last summer. Ajeti, 23, had a brilliant goalscoring record in two years at the Swiss club, netting 29 times in 58 league games. He has struggled to hit those heights so far for West Ham, featuring only nine times in the Premier League. Ajeti was keen on a loan move away from th...
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Dean Smith acknowledges that Villa must beat Arsenal to avoid drop

Date published: Monday 20th July 2020 2:04 Aston Villa boss Dean Smith knows his side realistically have to beat Arsenal to keep their Premier League survival dream alive. Villa are currently three points from safety with two games to go ahead of the Gunners’ visit on Tuesday night where relegation could be sealed.Watford, who sacked their manager Nigel Pearson on Sunday, are the team they will have sights on catching, but the Hornets play before Villa on Tuesday night and if they pick up a point against Manchester City and Villa do not beat Arsenal then a return to the Championship will be settled. Smith knows his side are in last-chance saloon. “We had a good win against Crystal Palace and followed it up with a good perfo...
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PM gives green light for fans to return to stadiums

Date published: Friday 17th July 2020 11:33 Prime Minister Boris Johnson says crowds could return to sports stadiums in the United Kingdom from October, subject to successful pilot events. Football, along with other sporting events, has taken place without crowds in attendance since March when the coronavirus pandemic hit. The Premier League and Championship were halted for three months, while the country attempted to a get a grip on the Covid-19 outbreak. The top two divisions did return last month, but behind closed doors. While the conclusion of the Champions League and Europa League will begin next month, but again, without spectators. “We will pilot larger gatherings in venues like sports stadiums with a view to a wider ...
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Euro Paper Talk: Liverpool star prepares drastic exit; Arsenal, Partey hope

Date published: Thursday 16th July 2020 12:22 A Liverpool star is willing to force his way out of the club to seal his next move, while Atletico Madrid have restored Arsenal’s Thomas Partey hopes – all in the latest Euro Paper Talk.   SHAQIRI WILLING TO TERMINATE CONTRACT Liverpool attacker Xherdan Shaqiri is willing to terminate his contract in order to force through a move to Fenerbahce, according to a report. Earlier speculation had suggested that the Switzerland international has held initial talks with the Turkish side. Fenerbahce reportedly offered €1.5million in wages, with Shaqiri’s intermediaries holding out for €3million. Now, Fotomac (via Sport Witness) claims Fenerbahce are willing to compromise with an offer of €...
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Arsenal star pushing for exit but key concern sees Bayern pull plug on deal

Date published: Monday 13th July 2020 9:14 Arsenal defender Hector Bellerin is keen to find a way out of the club, but potential suitors Bayern Munich have ruled out a move, according to a report. Bellerin, one of the Gunners’ longest-serving stars, reportedly faces an uncertain future in the coming months. The Spaniard has only made 15 Premier League appearances this term and 23 in all competitions. Previous reports claim Arsenal are willing to listen to offers for the 25-year-old and, according to Sky Germany (via the Daily Mail), Bellerin himself is “desperate” for a way out. The full-back reportedly feels “unsatisfied” with Arsenal’s season, despite their obvious improvement since Mikel Arteta took over. However, Bayern –...
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Moyes explains how Antonio has developed as a striker after four goal haul

Date published: Saturday 11th July 2020 5:20 David Moyes says that Michail Antonio is improving in a central role after his four-goal haul in West Ham’s win over Watford. Antonio scored all four goals as West Ham thrashed Norwich without reply to send the Canaries back to the Championship. The 30-year-old has taken on a role of responsibility down the middle for West Ham in recent weeks, and doubled his goal tally for the season with his quartet of strikes against Norwich. Hammers boss Moyes believes that Antonio is getting more comfortable in the role with every game. “He’s been excellent because we have been without Seb Haller so we have been really limited in our options,” Moyes said. “I think Michail is developing with it...
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Chelsea star quashes exit rumours by extending contract until 2023

Date published: Friday 10th July 2020 3:59 Tammy Abraham has quashed any concerns over his Chelsea future by signing a one-year contract extension at Stamford Bridge. The 22-year-old striker has extended his existing Blues deal until 2023, though Chelsea bosses are understood to be ready to continue talks over longer terms. Boss Frank Lampard handed Abraham the coveted number nine shirt last summer. And the England striker has fired 16 goals in 40 games in his first term leading the Blues’ line.New £53million recruit Timo Werner will boost Chelsea’s firepower next term. But the prolific Germany hitman will also add significant competition for Abraham. But Camberwell-born striker Abraham has had no qualms about extending his...
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Euro Paper Talk: Inter decision sparks Man Utd, City interest in £52m star

Date published: Friday 10th July 2020 12:37 Man Utd and Man City are both on alert, with Inter Milan ready to sell a top target, while Federico Chiesa looks set to leave Fiorentina  – all in Friday’s Euro Paper Talk.   MAN UTD, CITY ON ALERT AS INTER PONDER SKRINIAR SALE Inter Milan are reportedly ready to sell centre-back Milan Skriniar, who is struggling to fit into Antonio Conte’s three-man defence. The Slovakia international has been strongly linked with Manchester United and Manchester City over the past 12 months.The 25-year-old was brought from Sampdoria for €34m in the summer of 2017. But his value has climbed significantly with his performances at the San Siro. Skriniar is under contract until June 2023 and the Ner...
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Arteta orders Arsenal offer for rising France star available for free

Date published: Thursday 9th July 2020 3:28 Arsenal have reportedly submitted an offer for defender Malang Sarr, who is a free agent after running down his contract with Nice. The 21-year-old moved to Nice in 2015, initially with their B team, before stepping up to the first team in 2016. Since then, however, he has proved an outstanding signing, making 102 Ligue 1 appearances in four seasons. However, the centre-back is a free agent, having reached the end of his terms with Nice. According to Marca, the Gunners have submitted an offer but they are not alone in showing interest. RB Leipzig manager Julian Nagelsmann is monitoring the situation and his club have also submitted a bid. Indeed, the Spanish source claims Sarr has “...
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Desperate Pochettino closing in on expected Premier League return

Date published: Thursday 9th July 2020 2:33 Mauricio Pochettino is desperate to return to the Premier League and is reportedly ‘close to joining Newcastle‘. The Argentine is still regarded as one of the world’s top managers. That is despite his sacking by Tottenham eight months ago, having guided them to the Champions League final. And Mundo Deportivo (via Sport Witness) claims Pochettino is set to replace the unfortunate Steve Bruce at St James’ Park.Bruce came in to replace Rafael Benetiz last summer. He has guided the Magpies to Premier League safety with 43 points after 34 games. But the report claims Pochettino is ‘close to Newcastle’, who are still waiting to be taken over by a Saudi-backed consortium. The former Spur...