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Tottenham 1-2 Chelsea: Player Ratings As Alonso Shines At Wembley

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 20: Marcos Alonso of Chelsea celebrates after scoring his sides first goal during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea at Wembley Stadium on August 20, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Tottenham Hotspur FC/Tottenham Hotspur FC via Getty Images)

Chelsea ruined Tottenham’s Wembley housewarming on Sunday as Marcos Alonso’s late strike ensured the reigning champions left with all three points on Sunday. The Spanish wing-back had already put Chelsea 1-0 up going to the half-time break courtesy of a delightful free kick midway through the first half, and hammered past Hugo Lloris late on just as it looked like …

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Graeme Souness Still Can’t Understand Why Chelsea Sold Nemanja Matic To Man United

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Graeme Souness has (once again) been discussing Chelsea’s decision to sell Nemanja Matic to Manchester United. The Sky Sports pundit was barely able to hide his exasperation at the reigning Premier League champions sanctioning the Serbian midfielder’s  £40m move to Old Trafford this summer, not least because it has directly strengthened a title rival while weakening their own squad. Ahead …

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Five Reasons Why Manchester United Fans Are Right To Be Excited By The Reds’ Start

Manchester United's French midfielder Paul Pogba (R) celebrates with Manchester United's Belgian striker Romelu Lukaku (L) scoring the team's fourth goal during the English Premier League football match between Swansea City and Manchester United at The Liberty Stadium in Swansea, south Wales on August 19, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Geoff CADDICK / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE. No use with unauthorized audio, video, data, fixture lists, club/league logos or 'live' services. Online in-match use limited to 75 images, no video emulation. No use in betting, games or single club/league/player publications. / (Photo credit should read GEOFF CADDICK/AFP/Getty Images)

While it may only have been West Ham and Swansea, Manchester United fans are already getting very excited about the new season. There’s an inevitable amount of embarrassment that comes with predicting success based on two performances but, such has been the comprehensiveness of their successive 4-0 wins, supporters are right to be feeling optimistic. And here’s why. Paul Pogba …

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Watch: Chelsea’s Marcos Alonso Scores Stunning Free Kick Against Tottenham

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Chelsea’s mission to bounce back from their opening day defeat on  Sunday received a massive first-half boost with a brilliant free-kick from Marcos Alonso. Antonio Conte’s men are up against Tottenham at Wembley and while Spurs’ home record last season as near-flawless, question marks have sprung up about their ability to keep that going at their temporary new ground. In …

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Watch: Huddersfield’s Aaron Mooy Grabs One Of The Goals Of The Weekend To See Off Newcastle

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Life in the Premier League has been sensational so far for Huddersfield Town – with two wins out of two for the newly-promoted club – as midfielder Aaron Mooy grabbed a great goal to secure a 1-0 victory over Newcastle on Sunday. The Terriers paid handsomely to bring the Australian midfielder to the club permanently from Manchester City this summer, and he …

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Tottenham And Chelsea Confirm Starting Lineups For Wembley Clash

April 22nd 2017, Wembley Stadium, London England; Emirates FA Cup semi-final Chelsea versus Tottenham Hotspur; Victor Moses of Chelsea battles with Dele Alli of Tottenham Hotspur for the ball (Photo by John Patrick Fletcher/Action Plus via Getty Images)

Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea have named their starting lineups for the first Premier League clash to be held at Wembley this season. The ‘home’ side will be looking to capitalise on last week’s 2-0 victory at St. James’s Park, while the reigning champions are still looking for their first points of the campaign following last Saturday’s surprise 3-2 defeat at home …

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