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#Premier League

# premier-league - Wednesday 23 August, 2017

As it happened: Liverpool v Hoffenheim, Champions League qualifying play-off

Liverpool take on Hoffenheim, with the Reds 2-1 up from the first leg.

'Does he turn up in big games?' - Souness urges Liverpool to accept Coutinho bid

“With the sort of cash that is being offered now, I’d be snapping their hand off.”

# premier-league - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

Klopp keeps peace with want-away Coutinho

The last of the bids for the Liverpool star was reported to be worth €128.7 million.

Southampton pay €16.4 million for Lazio defender

Wesley Hoedt has agreed a five-year deal with the Premier League club

Waterford teenager handed senior debut for Brighton

The midfielder, who turned 18 earlier this month, was included in the Seagulls’ side to face Barnet.

Humiliated by Mourinho last season, Henrikh Mkhitaryan is Man United's standout player so far

The Armenian endured a difficult first season at the club but has responded to the coach’s unique man-management style.

Carragher-Neville debate reflects how football's perception of play-acting is changing

Everton youngster Dominic Calvert-Lewin was the centre of controversy during last night’s match with Man City.

# premier-league - Monday 21 August, 2017

Jack Wilshere sent off for Arsenal U23s after lashing out at opponent Frustration This post contains videos

Jack Wilshere sent off for Arsenal U23s after lashing out at opponent

Working his way back to fitness after a broken leg in April, the midfielder got his marching orders during this evening’s game with Man City.

Two sent off as late Sterling goal rescues Man City

Kyle Walker was given his marching orders just before half time, while Morgan Schneiderlin also saw red.

Wayne Rooney scores 200th Premier League goal as Kyle Walker controversially sent off

The 31-year-old has scored twice since rejoining Everton from Manchester United in July.

Pablo Zabaleta has declared his love for West Ham's 18-year-old Irishman

Declan Rice made his first Premier League start for the Hammers in Saturday’s defeat to Southampton.

Burnley confirm signing of striker Chris Wood from Leeds for club record fee

Wood scored 44 goals in his 88 appearances for Leeds.

Nasri leaves Manchester City to link up with Eto'o in Turkey

After six years, the France international is leaving City for Super Lig side Antalyaspor.

Barca turn to Di Maria as Coutinho alternative and today's transfer gossip

Elsewhere, Manchester United and Tottenham are considering bids for Fulham’s teenage sensation Ryan Sessegnon.

Leicester confirm a number of home fans were ejected for homophobic abuse during Brighton game

‘It was like something out of the 1970s.’

# premier-league - Sunday 20 August, 2017

'The desire of last season stays still in our heart' - Antonio Conte

Chelsea came through a test of character to oust Tottenham at Wembley.

Sublime Marcos Alonso double heaps further Wembley woe on Tottenham

Tottenham’s poor form at Wembley continued as Spaniard Alonso grabbed a goal either side of half-time to earn Chelsea’s first win of the season.

MOTD called out Harry Arter last night for pulling one of the oldest tricks in the book

Did Arter tell Nathaniel Chalobah to ‘leave it’ rather than shoot?

Premier League newcomers Huddersfield continue winning start

A fine second-half strike from Aaron Mooy was enough for David Wagner’s men against Newcastle.

As it happened: Tottenham vs Chelsea, Premier League

Tottenham host Chelsea at Wembley Stadium as the first London derby of the season takes place in the capital.

Pochettino recalls when room-mate Maradona shot journalists with an air rifle

“Diego shoots journalists in Buenos Aires!”

‘I’d drive 5km between my apartment and the academy - it was just littered with homeless kids’ Feature This post contains videos

‘I’d drive 5km between my apartment and the academy - it was just littered with homeless kids’

Irish football coach Ray Power tells The42 about working in Tanzania.

# premier-league - Saturday 19 August, 2017

Who needs the ball? Stoke beat Arsenal despite having lowest-ever 23% possession

In the second half, Arsene Wenger’s side had 83% of the ball.

Man United's title challenge and more Premier League talking points

Elsewhere Liverpool had to battle hard for their first win of the season, while recently promoted Brighton suffered another deflating defeat.

Jese hold on! Dream debut for the Spaniard as Arsenal suffer painful early setback at Stoke

The new signing made an instant impact as Arsene Wenger’s side failed to find a breakthrough.

Hammers stage terrific comeback but then dramatically let it slip as Southampton take thriller

Chicharito grabbed a brace for West Ham but it still wasn’t enough.

Mané, Mané, Mané! Sadio fires Liverpool to three points against Palace

Christian Benteke missed a sitter for the visitors at 0-0.

18-year-old Irish international Declan Rice makes first start for West Ham at St. Mary's

The teenager impressed during a 30-minute shift against Manchester United last weekend.

'Just let the horses run freely': Mourinho satisfied with yet another resounding win

Manchester United recorded an impressive 4-0 victory for the second weekend running, putting a sorry Swansea to the sword on Saturday afternoon.

As it happened: Liverpool v Crystal Palace, Premier League

No Philippe Coutinho – but could Liverpool pick up their first win of the new season? We had live minute-by-minute coverage.

As it happened: Swansea City vs Manchester United, Premier League

Swansea hosted Manchester United at the Liberty Stadium as the second weekend of the new Premier League season got underway.

Frank de Boer claims he turned down the Liverpool job

When Brendan Rodgers left the Anfield hotseat vacant, the Dutchman had the chance to leave Ajax.

"People say: 'Bloody hell, what happened you after that? It ruined you'" Interview This post contains videos

"People say: 'Bloody hell, what happened you after that? It ruined you'"

Ex-Ireland international and current Billericay Town star Kevin Foley on Euro 2012 heartache and a career full of highs and lows.

# premier-league - Friday 18 August, 2017

'Best Ajax defender since Jaap Stam': Tottenham pay club record for Davinson Sanchez

The 21-year-old Colombian has enjoyed a meteoric rise.

Liverpool dig in their heels and turn down third Barca bid for Philippe Coutinho worth £119m

The Catalan side are unwilling to give up the chase but the Reds remain confident the Brazilian will remain at Anfield.

Two title contenders go head-to-head and more Premier League talking points

Plus, there will be a meeting of the big summer spenders on Monday night.

Spurs agree £28m deal for Sanchez, Everton open to Costa loan and today's transfer gossip

Arsenal are getting rid of Gabriel, while AC Milan looks set to add another striker.

Billionaire Nigerian threatens to sack Wenger if successful in Arsenal bid

The Frenchman is Europe’s longest-serving manager but will be shunted should Africa’s richest man take over in North London.

No place for madness or poetry in sensible, practical middle tier of Premier League

Tommy Martin laments the mature, semi-detached and really quite beige state of England’s top flight.