Day: May 24, 2021

KUN TO CATALUNYA

The curtain came down on a brilliant career in the Premier League as Sergio Aguero bid goodbye to the Etihad faithful, scoring a brace coming off the bench for the Cityzens in their last match of the season in the English top flight. The Argentine came on as a substitute for his last appearance for …

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THOR’S HAMMERS

David Moyes and West Ham have made it to the Europa League on the campaign’s final day. A 3-0 victory over Southampton sealed a sixth and a final Europa League qualifying spot. The hammers had a fantastic season and European football is a thoroughly deserved gift for them.   Europa League qualification CONFIRMED pic.twitter.com/FaqAW0mRmo — …

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Chelsea stagger, Nuno woe and the year of the penalty – the Premier League weekend´s quirky facts

Another Premier League season has come to an end and Sergio Aguero added another top-flight record to his collection. Manchester City’s all-time leading goalscorer was already the top-scoring overseas player in Premier League history and his farewell brace from the bench in a celebratory 5-0 win over Everton made him the top one-club scorer in …

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Southgate playing it safe by naming expanded England Euros squad

Gareth Southgate faces some big decisions as he prepares to name his provisional England squad for this summer’s rearranged European Championship. Expectation is high heading into the first tournament the Three Lions will play on home soil – in part, at least – since Euro 96, with the run to the 2018 World Cup semi-finals …

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Kassouf: When the NWSL stops being polite, and starts getting real

Week 2 of the National Women’s Soccer League’s regular season began with the kind of wholesome, storybook plot which might pique the interest of a budding Netflix director (or should that be Paramount+?). Within 48 hours, narratives shifted to the more begrudging and trolling types which breed a deeper fandom. The NWSL can be accused …

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Tottenham told to sell Harry Kane this summer or risk losing him for ‘peanuts’

Tottenham have been told to sell Hary Kane this summer or risk losing him for ‘peanuts’ when his contract starts to run down. The England skipper is expected to end his 17-year association with Spurs after another trophyless campaign for the north London side. Manchester City, Chelsea and Manchester United are all being linked with …

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