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# football - Yesterday’s News

Shane Long scores but Man City get back on track with win over Saints

But City weren’t massively convincing.

Suarez, Neymar and Messi on fire as Barcelona continue sensational form

Two goals from Neymar and another from Luis Suarez saw Barcelona record a comfortable 4-0 win over Real Sociedad on Saturday.

Arsene Wenger has had to defend the Gunners’ 14-minute flight to Norwich

The Gunners have been criticised by an environmental group for choosing to fly to Norwich but Arsene Wenger says they had little option.

‘He’s a nice guy’ – Klopp reveals Rodgers meeting

The Anfield boss indicated that he has spoken with the Northern Irish manager just as he did with Thomas Tuchel after leaving Borussia Dortmund.

Van Gaal refuses to respond to Roy Keane criticism but insists Rooney IS playing well

The Manchester United manager confident defence can cope with Leicester striker Jamie Vardy today.

Carragher: Grealish running out of chances

Former England defender Jamie Carragher has urged Aston Villa’s Jack Grealish to bounce back from his latest episode with more focus.

# football - Friday 27 November, 2015

Van Gaal likens ‘nasty’ Vardy to Bergkamp, says possible interest is ‘none of your business’

Man United’s boss admitted that the Foxes forward is difficult to deal with and also defended his decision to send James Wilson out on loan.

Ranieri backs Martial to find his feet at United

Paul Scholes was critical of Anthony Martial but the Foxes boss has defended the young striker.

7 strikers who made instant step-up from lower leagues to top flight

Jamie Vardy is receiving all the plaudits after a phenomenal second season in the Premier League but there are plenty of others who made an impact straight away.

# football - Thursday 26 November, 2015

‘He looked awful’ – Keane believes Rooney needs to focus less on WWE, more on football

Roy Keane hit out at the Manchester United captain’s fitness, leadership and off-field activities.

# football - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

Wenger: If I take you out, you’ll see that I like to spend money

Jovial Arsenal boss denies he has an issue with splashing the cash, and is willing to prove it.

Barca are ‘beautiful to watch, out of this world, from another planet’

That’s coming from the side they just thrashed 6-1.

# football - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

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Good news: France gives green light for Euro 2016 fan zones

The Uefa fan zones were under threat after the recent terrorist attacks.

PSG to make further tribute to Paris attack victims

The words ‘je suis Paris’ will replace the sponsor on Paris Saint-Germain’s shirts for the next two games.

# football - Monday 23 November, 2015

Vardy reveals secrets behind goalscoring record, Ranieri compares him to Batigol

The Leicester City forward has regular cryotherapy treatment and analyses defenders’ weaknesses before matches.

Van Gaal confident Manchester United will progress in Champions League

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal is confident they will beat PSV and book their ticket for the Champions League knockout stages.

# football - Sunday 22 November, 2015

Are Spurs in the title race? Harry Kane hit a double to continue fine form

Tottenham cruised to an impressive victory over West Ham.

Martin Skrtel had one last swipe at Man City after yesterday’s game

The defender put the boot in after Liverpool made a mockery of their hosts.

Scholes ‘not convinced’ United are good enough to win the league

The former midfielder says Louis van Gaal’s side will be relying on their rivals to slip up.

# football - Saturday 21 November, 2015

Jurgen Klopp hails ‘big step and big day’ for Liverpool LFC

Jurgen Klopp hails ‘big step and big day’ for Liverpool

The Reds made a mockery of Manchester City at the Ethiad Stadium.

Coutinho and Firmino inspire Liverpool to stunning win over City

The duo exposed some shoddy defending to record a thrilling away victory.

Manchester United need ‘overall change’, warns Moyes

The Scottish coach thinks it will be a while before the Red Devils are a force to be reckoned with.

Klopp: we have to make sure nobody wants to leave Anfield

The Reds boss is keen to avoid another episode like the one that saw Raheem Sterling leave the club shortly before his arrival at Anfield.

Life after Messi? Neymar and Suarez give Barca food for thought

Lionel Messi is set to make his Barcelona return in El Clasico although they have not exactly struggled in his absence.

# football - Friday 20 November, 2015

Benitez’s sorry Barcelona record in La Liga could spell trouble

Rafael Benitez is under pressure ahead of the Clasico and his record at home against Barcelona does not paint an encouraging picture.

Manchester United hit by injury crisis ahead of Watford clash

Wayne Rooney will join Anthony Martial, Michael Carrick, Marouane Fellaini and Antonio Valencia on the sidelines.

Ronald Koeman was not impressed with Ireland picking Shane Long during the week

Southampton have no new injury worries following the international break as they prepare to face Stoke.

# football - Thursday 19 November, 2015

Turkish club claims deal in place for Pirlo and Ronaldinho

The pair are interested in joining Antalyaspor, according to club chairman Gultekin Gencer.

‘Mr Scholes will be very angry’ – Van Gaal talks up his attacking pedigree

The Dutchman insists he can play attractive football despite suggestions to the contrary.

# football - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

Liverpool plan Gerrard reunion but the midfielder won’t be wearing red

LA Galaxy’s Steven Gerrard could face his former club for the first time next summer.

# football - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

Excellent strikes from Alli and Rooney give England friendly win over France

Players and fans from England and France paid tribute to the victims of the Paris attacks before Dele Alli and Wayne Rooney got the goals.

After sixth attempt in 18 years, Ukraine end play-off curse

Slovenia suffered a night of frustration as Ukraine moved through to Euro 2016.

From Struggling to finance a trip to the Euros? There’s a loan for that… Give It A Lash

Struggling to finance a trip to the Euros? There’s a loan for that…

Ireland’s credit unions are not averse to financing the holiday of a lifetime.

# football - Monday 16 November, 2015

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Aviva Stadium minute’s silence for Paris victims marred by ‘disgusting’ shouts and boos

It appears that some supporters in the Bosnian end did not observe the silence.

‘Steven Gerrard found it hard to adjust to MLS’

The Liverpool legend found football in the US harder than expected in his first season.

Fabregas ranks England as ‘one of the favourites’ for Euro 2016

Roy Hodgson’s side have the potential to succeed in France next year, says the Chelsea midfielder.

# football - Saturday 14 November, 2015

French football chief admits Euro 2016 concerns after Paris attacks

Safety at Euro 2016 is a growing concern after Paris attacks, admits FFF president Noel Le Graet.

Bosnia boss: ‘It was very difficult to give my players any directions because I couldn’t see’

Mehmed Bazdarevic didn’t see much of last night’s second-half.

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