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Europa League Draw: Celtic Face Tough Tie With Spanish Giants

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The Europa League round of 32 draw was made today in Nyon, with Arsenal and¬†Chelsea both feeling confident that they can qualify for the final 16, whilst Celtic face a tough tie against Valencia. Brendan Rodgers’ unseeded Celtic side will face a tough, tough draw when they travel to Valencia for their round of 32 tie. Valencia competed in the …

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Five Lessons Learned From This Weekend’s Premier League Clashes

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Liverpool underlined their determination to win the Premier League title as they blew away bitter rivals Manchester United 3-1 on Sunday. Manchester City also won 3-1 against Everton on Saturday, but the champions remained in second. Arsenal’s long unbeaten run came to a shock end, while Eden Hazard thrived as a ‘false nine’ for Chelsea. Here are five things we …

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Sarri Backs Eden Hazard To Thrive As ‘False Nine’ For Chelsea

Maurizio Sarri insists Eden Hazard can thrive in the ‘false nine’ role after the Belgium playmaker inspired a 2-1 win for Chelsea at Brighton on Sunday. Sarri’s side cemented their grip on fourth place in the Premier League thanks to the latest virtuoso display from Hazard. Although Hazard started the season playing in a wide role for Chelsea and won …

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Inspired Hazard Keeps Chelsea In Title Hunt At Brighton

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Chelsea put a week of negative headlines for the behaviour of their fans behind them on the field thanks to an inspired Eden Hazard in a 2-1 victory at Brighton on Sunday. The Belgian provided his ninth assist of the season for Pedro Rodriguez to open the scoring and then chalked up his ninth goal of the campaign, but first …

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Premier League Release Statement Condemning Host Of Abuse Incidents

The Premier League published a message to fans on Friday calling on them to support their teams in the right way following recent incidents of abuse that have blighted the game. Raheem Sterling was subjected to alleged racial abuse during Manchester City’s defeat at Chelsea last week. The England forward later issued a statement accusing the British media of fuelling …

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Chelsea To Take Strong Action Against Anti-Semitic Chants

Chelsea have promised to take the “strongest possible action” against any supporters found to have sung an anti-Semitic chant in Budapest, just days after four fans were suspended for abusing Raheem Sterling. Minutes into Thursday’s Europa League clash with Vidi in Budapest’s Groupama Arena, which ended 2-2, a vocal minority of Chelsea fans were heard singing a derogatory chant about …

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Preview: United & Liverpool Face Off While City Look To Bounce Back

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Jose Mourinho faces a quandary as he prepares Manchester United for a trip to Premier League leaders Liverpool while Manchester City will be keen to show that last week’s Chelsea defeat was just a blip. United have an impressive recent record against Liverpool, unbeaten in eight league games, but away fans will travel with a sense of trepidation to Anfield. …

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Loftus-Cheek Backs England Teammate Sterling’s Stance On Racism

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Chelsea and England midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek praised his international team-mate Raheem Sterling for being strong-willed enough to speak out publicly against the racist abuse he has received. Television cameras caught a Chelsea fan allegedly aiming racist abuse at Sterling during the Blues’ 2-0 win over City at Stamford Bridge on Saturday. Chelsea and the British police are investigating the incident. …

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Sterling Blames Media For “Fuelling Racism” Following Alleged Abuse

Raheem Sterling took to Instagram to address the alleged racial abuse he was subjected to during yesterday’s defeat to Chelsea, with the Man City winger accusing newspapers of “fuelling racism”. Both Chelsea and the Metropolitan Police are investigating the footage of the alleged incident after it was circulated online. The footage in question shows a number of Chelsea fans hurling …

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Chelsea Suffer Defeat, Arsenal And United Share The Spoils

There’s been plenty of midweek action as the Premier League continues its busy December period. At the business end of the table, Chelsea have lost further ground to the top two. After months of avoiding defeat, the Blues have now suffered back-to-back away losses, with the second coming tonight against Wolves. The hosts looked to have been on their way …

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