Day: November 29, 2019

Rodri enjoyed first taste of Manchester City rearguard role

Rodri is confident he could become an accomplished centre-back for Manchester City – with midfield colleague Fernandinho having already impressed in a backline role. Spain international Rodri joined City from Atletico Madrid in a club-record deal in the close season, and an injury crisis meant the midfielder was deployed at the heart of defence against Crystal …

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A step backwards: Arsenal must avoid temptation of appointing Champions League maestro – opinion

This article is part of Football FanCast’s Transfer Focus series, which provides opinion and analysis on recent transfer news… According to The Telegraph, Napoli boss Carlo Ancelotti is among a number of candidates to take over as Arsenal manager. What’s the word? The Gunners’ miserable start to the current campaign has proven to be too …

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6 goals in 12 games: Report confirms Tottenham’s interest in attacking midfielder

6 goals in 12 games: Report confirms Tottenham’s interest in attacking midfielder – originally posted on Sportslens.com Tottenham are thought to be interested in the Saint-Étienne prodigy Mathys Saban. The 17-year-old is a key part of the French club’s U19 side and his performances have attracted the interest of other clubs as well. He has …

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Mauricio Pochettino ‘ruling nothing out’ amid Arsenal links – Miguel Delaney

Could Pochettino actually make the switch? Former Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino is reportedly ‘ruling nothing out’ amid links with the Arsenal job after Unai Emery’s sacking. Arsenal are on the lookout for a new manager after Emery was relieved of his duties on Friday. Following the 2-1 defeat to Eintracht Frankfurt on Thursday, Freddie Ljungberg …

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“They’ve got problems” – Journalist’s comments suggest Leeds could win big on Saturday – opinion

This article is part of Football FanCast’s Pundit View series, which provides opinion and analysis on recent quotes from journalists, pundits, players and managers… Leeds United have struggled against two poor teams in recent weeks as they’ve relied on late winners to get past Luton and Reading despite the fact that both clubs are sitting …

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Serie A clubs tell fans: We have a serious problem with racism

Serie A clubs have called on fans to support them in an anti-racism drive after admitting: “We have a serious problem.” Several matches in Italy’s top flight have been marred by instances of racist abuse, with Inter’s Romelu Lukaku and Brescia forward Mario Balotelli among the high-profile victims this season. The incidents have prompted public discussion …

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