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Barely Believable Stat Illustrates Just How Talented Jose Mourinho Is As A Manager

Manchester United's Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho gestures on the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Everton at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on September 17, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Oli SCARFF / 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 OLI SCARFF/AFP/Getty Images)

From his humble beginnings, starting out as an interpreter for Bobby Robson at Sporting Lisbon, Jose Mourinho has since grown into one of the most well-respected managers of his generation.  Learning more and more about the game during his stints as an assistant at Porto, Barcelona and Benfica in the 1990s and early 2000s, the 54-year-old would eventually stand on his own …

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Watch: All The Goals As Manchester City Run Riot Against Watford

Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City have started the Premier League season on fire and continued their good form, hammering Watford 6-0 on Saturday. Sergio Aguero grabbed a hat-trick, while Gabriel Jesus, Nicolas Otamendi and Raheem Sterling also found the net in a performance which sets the benchmark for their Premier League title rivals. All the early talk has surrounded Manchester United’s …

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Manchester United Add Ireland U-21 Goalkeeper To Champions League Squad

After a disappointing few weeks on the qualifying front for the Republic of Ireland, some encouragement has arrived in the shape Ireland U-21 goalkeeper Kieran O’Hara being added to Manchester United’s Champions League squad.   The Manchester-born shot-stopper, who qualifies for the Boys in Green through his grandparents on his father’s side, will come in as fourth-choice keeper in the squad …

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In The Era Of Managerial Hyperbole Hughton & Howe Provide A Welcome Antidote

The era of the galactico manager is here: the egos and the complicated philosophies, the mind games and coded messages, the sniping and arrogant post-match interviews all adding to the spectacle and feeding into the all-pervasive world of the Premier League. Football’s equivalent to the Queens of the Stone Age, Antonio Conte at Chelsea, Liverpool’s Jurgen Klopp and the big-hitters in Manchester …

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Watch: Harry Kane Scores Incredible Individual Goal vs Dortmund

LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 13: Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane shoots at goal during the UEFA Champions League group H match between Tottenham Hotspur and Borussia Dortmund at Wembley Stadium on September 13, 2017 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Craig Mercer - CameraSport via Getty Images)

Harry Kane has scored one of the best goals of his career as Tottenham grabbed a vital 3-1 win over Borussia Dortmund at Wembley tonight. Having succumbed to their Wembley woes in last season’s Champions League – Spurs achieved a massive psychological boost from tonight’s victory, which can largely be attributed to the efforts of Kane. Having scored his first club …

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Ireland Underage International Jack Byrne Scores Yet Another Cracker For Oldham

UEFA Under 21 EURO 2017 Qualifier, RSC, Waterford 2/9/2016 Republic of Ireland vs Slovenia Ireland's Jack Byrne

Jack Byrne scored yet another cracking long range effort as Oldham defeated Bristol Rovers on Tuesday night in League One. The former Manchester City youth scored a debut goal from slightly closer in against Charlton Athletic two weeks ago, and it appears Byrne is enjoying somewhat of a revival with John Sheridan’s side having joined on loan from Wigan Athletic. …

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Do You Agree With Our Premier League Team Of The Weekend?

Premier League TOTW

On a weekend which saw a number of clubs add pressure on Manchester United at the top of the table, we pick out our Premier League Team of The Weekend. GK: Huerelho Gomes – Watford A good performance from the Brazilian goalkeeper in a 2-0 win for Marco Silva’s side – the veteran stopper is always reliable when called upon by his …

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