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Arsenal win, Chelsea draw as clubs close in to all England final
Arsenal came from an early setback to beat Valencia 3-1 in the first leg of their UEFA Europa League semifinals decided at the Emirates...
Emery vows to cure Arsenal's travel sickness
Arsenal travel to Leicester on Sunday in search of a rare away victory that could go a long way towards helping Unai Emery solve his spluttering team's most pressing problems.
Liverpool is team of the season, Klopp claims
Manager Jurgen Klopp says seven more Liverpool players could have made the PFA Team of the Year, and insists “my team is the team of the season”. The Reds saw Andrew Robertson, Trent-Alexander Arnold, Virgil van Dijk and forward Sadio Mane selected in the PFA team, which is chosen by players. Manchester City had six…
Five players that deserved a spot in the PFA team of the year
Besides those that produced the Professional Footballers’ Association’s team of the year, most pundits and fans struggled with Paul Pogba's inclusion on the team. Well, Pogba enjoyed a bit of a purple patch when Ole Gunnar Solskjaer took over from Jose Mourinho as the manager of the Manchester United. But the patch doesn't immediately make Pogba…
Arsenal edge past 10-man Watford, move into top four
Arsenal moved into the Premier League top four, but made hard work of seeing off 10-man Watford 1-0 thanks to Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's fortunate early opener on Monday.
African players in Europe: Mane steps out of the shadows
Senegalese Sadio Mane was the stand-out African performer in Europe at the weekend, scoring twice for Liverpool as they kept hot on the heels of Manchester City in the title race. Often overshadowed by Egypt striker Mohamed Salah at Anfield, Mane netted the second and fourth goals in a 4-2 win over Burnley to close…
African players in Europe: Mixed fortunes for stars
The last three African Player of the Year award winners experienced mixed fortunes in the English Premier League at the weekend.
Salah penalty sends Liverpool seven points clear again
Liverpool bounced back from two consecutive defeats to remain on course for a first league title in 29 years, but were made to wait before breaking down an obdurate Brighton thanks to Mohamed Salah's 50th-minute penalty in a 1-0 win on Saturday.
Ogu blasts Ighalo, Troost-Ekong, Ndidi’s omission from CAF best XI
Super Eagles’ midfielder, John Ogu has criticized the Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) for omitting Nigeria’s trio of Odion Ighalo, William Troost-Ekong and Wilfred Ndidi from 2018 Africa XI list. On Tuesday in Dakar, Senegal, CAF named Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Kalidou Koulibaly, Thomas Partey, Naby Keita, Riyad Mahrez, Serge Aurier, Eric Bailly,…
Egypt’s Salah retains African Footballer of the Year Award
Egypt’s striker, Mohammed Salah yesterday in the island of Goree, Dakar, Senegal beat his Liverpool teammate, Sadio Mane of Senegal and Gabon’s Arsenal striker, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to retain the CAF African Footballer of the Year award he won last year.