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English Premier League

Dortmund not interested in re-signing Henrikh Mkhitaryan – Watzke

Borussia Dortmund would not be open to re-signing Henrikh Mkhitaryan in the future, according to CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke. Nuri Sahin, Shinji Kagawa and Mario Gotze have returned to Dortmund in recent years, but when asked by kicker whether there would...

Arsenal are ‘slowly getting better’ at winning ugly – Theo Walcott

Theo Walcott believes Arsenal's last two wins show they have the right mentality to win silverware. The Gunners played with 10 men for the last 20 minutes of Saturday's 3-2 win over Swansea as the visitors threatened to come from...

Jordan Henderson out for revenge on Man United boss Jose Mourinho

Jordan Henderson is hoping he and his Liverpool teammates can avenge the team's loss against Jose Mourinho's Chelsea that cost them the Premier League title in the 2013-14 campaign. Henderson was suspended for the game at Anfield in April 2014,...

Arsenal need a 40-goal-a-season striker – Emmanuel Petit

Arsenal may be just a goal off top spot in the Premier League, but former Gunner Emmanuel Petit believes they still need a world-class striker of the ilk of Manchester City's Sergio Aguero to be genuine title contenders. Former Premier...

Paul Scholes: Manchester United lack identity, Liverpool favourites to win

Paul Scholes believes that Jose Mourinho's Manchester United remain a work in progress and Liverpool are favourites to win when the two sides meet at Anfield on Monday. Scholes played for United throughout their period of dominance in the English...

Man United’s Jose Mourinho insists Wayne Rooney can play anywhere

Jose Mourinho has admitted that Wayne Rooney has been "hurt" to the maximum and needs to recover, but added that he is not to blame for confusing the player about his position. Rooney has been playing in an attacking role...

Arsene Wenger: Granit Xhaka must learn from mistake after red card

LONDON -- Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says Granit Xhaka will have to learn not to make rash challenges after getting sent off in the 3-2 win against Swansea. Wenger insisted Xhaka is not a dirty player despite arriving in the...

Wayne Rooney shouldn’t be written off… he’s nearly 31 and will be at his...

Wayne Rooney still has a big role to play for both Manchester United and England and the sceptics who think otherwise are forgetting that, at 31 later this month, he is at his peak mentally, if not physically. The game...

Manchester United’s Anthony Martial knows he ‘can perform better’

Manchester United forward Anthony Martial said he has not been at his best this season -- and people "have not seen the true Martial" yet. Martial, 20, has not started for United since being substituted with a calf injury in...

Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool must work hard to bring the ‘good times’ back

Jurgen Klopp believes only hard work will ensure Liverpool a successful season and urged the need to focus on themselves and not their rivals. Liverpool can go joint-top alongside Manchester City and Arsenal if they beat Manchester United at Anfield...