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May 9, 2014 2:20 AM City’s just hoping not to get Hammered

All Manchester needs is a draw at home on Sunday against West Ham for the English Premier League title Manchester City is one game away from claiming the Premier League title, as the season concludes on Sunday. City only needs a draw at home to West Ham, and it’s hard to see them not getting at least that. West Ham hasn’t won away to City since 2003. On the flip side though 58

April 25, 2014 2:23 PM Tom Cleverley and Danny Welbeck on Everton radar as Toffees plan double swoop

Manchester United face a fight to keep Danny Welbeck and Tom Cleverley, with Everton planning a double swoop for the pair. Manager Roberto Martinez will consider a move for Welbeck if Everton fail to strike a deal to keep on-loan Chelsea striker Romelu Lukaku, who is also wanted by Tottenham and would command a transfer fee of more than £20million 64

March 14, 2014 11:26 PM Latest Aguero injury may sideline City striker for up to four weeks

Argentina international set to miss key derby game and Arsenal clash Sergio Aguero could miss at least four games, including the Manchester derby and the trip to Arsenal, due to his latest hamstring problem, a serious blow to Manchester City’s title challenge. None of Manuel Pellegrini’s front-line strikers has scored since January 29th – when Aguero 57

March 2, 2014 10:48 AM Manchester City - Sunderland Preview: Black Cats look to Wigan for inspiration in Capital One Cup final

The Latics overcame Manuel Pellegrini's men in the FA Cup final last season, and he will want to make amends as Poyet's underdogs look to repeat their 1-0 league win in November While Poyet has already guided Sunderland to a 1-0 win over City in the Premier League clash at the Stadium of Light back in November, this weekend's Wembley showpiece represents 61

March 1, 2014 9:09 PM Nasri out to banish Wembley blues

In 2011 he was part of the Arsenal team that lost the Carling Cup Final to Birmingham City and last year suffered the same fate when the Blues, in the last moments of Roberto Mancini’s tenure, lost to Wigan Athletic in the FA Cup Final. Both opponents went on to get relegated – and the irony is not lost on the Frenchman. “I lost two finals against teams 50

January 15, 2014 3:30 AM Fulham find form to knock out Norwich in FA Cup

London: Fulham forgot their Premier League struggles to sweep into the FA Cup fourth round with a 3-0 victory over fellow top-flight strugglers Norwich City in a third-round replay on Tuesday. Fulham, thrashed 4-1 at home by relegation candidates Sunderland on Saturday, cast off the shackles of their league form to hit top gear with a performance full of attacking 54

January 10, 2014 9:48 AM Ghana keeper Kingson joins Turkish side Balikesirspor

Ghana goalkeeper Richard Kingson has cut ties with Doxa Katokopia and has signed for Turkish side Balikesirspor. The veteran shot-stopper capitalised on a clause in his contract to move on after the Cypriot top flight side denied an initial offer from the Turkish second-tier club. “I am glad to be back in my second home which is Turkey after seven years 57

December 13, 2013 3:31 AM Who are the last 32 in the Europa League?

The final 32 teams in the 2013-14 Europa League have been confirmed, with the draw for the knockout round set to take place on Monday in Nyon. The 24 group winners and runners-up are joined by Champions League nearly men Napoli, Benfica, Shakhtar Donetsk, Basel, Ajax, Juventus, Porto and Viktoria Plzen - the eight third-placed teams from the group stages 60

November 27, 2013 6:07 PM The Tipster: Odds tumble as punters back Glenn Hoddle succeeding Andre Villas-Boas as Tottenham’s next manager

Glenn Hoddle is all the rage to be the next Tottenham manager after being backed from 66/1 to no better than 8/1 overnight. The former England manager was the darling of White Hart Lane during an outstanding playing career which saw him score 88 times in 377 appearances. He then returned as manager between 2001 and 2003. Hoddle is as short as 7/2 with Stan James 87