Kevin De Bruyne can’t remember most of Man City’s Champions League final loss due to facial injury

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Kevin De Bruyne revealed he has no memory of Manchester City’s Champions League final defeat after Chelsea defender Antonio Rudiger fractured his nose and eye socket. De Bruyne left the pitch in tears following the collision and was rushed straight to hospital, still in his strip when waking up the next morning. That night kicked …

Chelsea vs Liverpool on January 2 to be shown on Sky Sports as festive TV schedule is revealed

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Sky Sports will show Chelsea‘s title race six-pointer with Liverpool on January 2 as the TV fixtures changes for the Christmas and New Year period were announced on Monday. Manchester City’s trip to Arsenal on New Year’s Day will be shown on BT Sport in the early kick-off, with the same broadcaster showing Liverpool’s Boxing …

Gary Neville hails ‘brilliant’ Edouard Mendy for making ‘world class saves’ against Brentford

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Gary Neville has heaped praise on Edouard Mendy for his performance during Chelsea‘s 1-0 win over Brentford on Saturday. Chelsea secured a 1-0 victory over Brentford to return to the top of the Premier League table. However, it was Mendy that caught Neville’s attention after making several ‘world class saves’.  The former Manchester United defender said the …

‘Proud’ Thomas Frank hails ‘very impressive’ Brentford – and claims THEY deserved to beat Chelsea

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Thomas Frank expressed his pride with Brentford‘s performance against Chelsea and insisted that his side deserved to win despite losing 1-0. Chelsea prevailed courtesy of goal from Ben Chilwell just before half time, with Blues goalkeeper Edouard Mendy producing some outstanding saves to keep Brentford at bay. Brentford put Chelsea under much pressure and Frank …

Barcelona ‘line up deals for Cesar Azpilicueta and Andreas Christensen’

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Barcelona are interested in signing Chelsea duo Cesar Azpilicueta and Andreas Christensen, according to reports. The Blues defenders could both be available on free transfers next summer with their contracts expiring at the end of the season. With the Catalans embroiled in financial ruin, due to their debt which stands at more than £1billion, the club …

Injury headache for Chelsea ahead of Brentford clash as Thomas Tuchel confirms stars set to miss out

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Thomas Tuchel is facing a selection headache ahead of Chelsea‘s return to action after Brentford on Saturday.  Premier League action will resume this weekend after the international break, but Chelsea could miss four key players for their trip to the Brentford Community Stadium. The big news is that Antonio Rudiger will miss out after he …

Southampton boss Ralph Hasenhuttl charged by the FA over post-match comments about Mike Dean

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Southampton manager Ralph Hasenhuttl has been charged by the Football Association over his comments about video assistant referee Mike Dean following his side’s defeat at Chelsea. Hasenhuttl was unhappy about the sending-off of James Ward-Prowse during the 3-1 defeat on October 2. The midfielder was initially shown a yellow card by referee Martin Atkinson for …

Edinson Cavani should leave Man United in January after losing his place to Cristiano Ronaldo

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Ex-Uruguay star Gus Poyet believes Edinson Cavani should try and leave Manchester United after falling down the pecking order following the return of Cristiano Ronaldo.  Ronaldo made a sensational return to Old Trafford in summer and, while fans certainly celebrated his arrival, a certain team-mate has not.  The Portugal international’s arrival at his former club …