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Manchester United And Tottenham Discover Their Europa League Last 32 Opponents

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 24: Juan Mata of Manchester United (8) celebrates with team mates as he scores their second goal during the UEFA Europa League Group A match between Manchester United FC and Feyenoord at Old Trafford on November 24, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)

The draw for the Europa League first knockout took place on Monday afternoon, with Manchester United and Tottenham the remaining Premier League participants. José Mourinho’s side book their place in the draw despite group stage campaign that wobbled in parts, ultimately doing the necessary against Zorya Luhansk on Thursday to progress. Their reward for progression is a tie against French …

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Watch: Roy Keane Tears Into Arsenal And Manchester City Following Poor Champions League Displays

As usual, Roy Keane was on top form in his punditry role for ITV’s Champions League highlights. The Ireland assistant manager’s refusal to sugarcoat his opinions on what he perceives to be poor performances have made the Wednesday night programme compelling viewing, often rendering his co-pundits and host Mark Pougatch speechless. As usual, Keane pulled no punches when analysing Arsenal …

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Champions League Round-Up: Four Teams Progress To The Knockout Stages

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 01: Kevin De Bruyne of Manchester City shows appreciation to the fans while he walks off to be subbed during the UEFA Champions League Group C match between Manchester City FC and FC Barcelona at Etihad Stadium on November 1, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

With two games to spare, two Champions League groups have their qualifiers for the knockout stages. To Group A first, where Arsenal made very hard work of it against Ludogorets, in complete contrast with the comfortable 6-0 a fortnight ago. Goals from Jonathan Cafu and Claudiu Keseru had the home side 2-0 in front after just 15 minutes, but Arsne Wenger’s …

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Watch: Roy Keane Tears Into Tottenham, Man City, Celtic And Leicester

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It was a mixed week for the British sides in the Champions League. While Arsenal enjoyed a comfortable win against Ludogorets and Premier League champions Leicester recorded a vital win at home to FC Copenhagen, Tottenham emerged from Leverkusen with a 0-0 draw while Manchester City and Celtic suffered damaging defeats at the hands of Barcelona and Borrusia Monchengladbach respectively. …

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Euro Round-Up: Barcelona Rampant But Real Madrid Slip Up Again

GIJON, SPAIN - SEPTEMBER 24: Neymar of FC Barcelona celebrates after scoring his team's fifth goal during the La Liga match between Real Sporting de Gijon and FC Barcelona at Estadio El Molinon on September 24, 2016 in Gijon, Spain. (Photo by Juan Manuel Serrano Arce/Getty Images)

Barcelona weren’t exactly feeling the absence of Lionel Messi on Saturday, as they bounced back from their midweek draw to destroy Sporting Gijon. With Messi missing, it was up to Suárez and Neymar to produce the goals for Luis Enrique’s side, and they duly obliged as one from the Uruguayan and two from the Brazilian, with strikes from Rafinha and …

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Manchester City V Gladbach: Confirmed Lineups, Aguero Returns

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 10: Aleksander Kolorov of Manchester City celebrates during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Manchester City at Old Trafford on September 10, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Following their impressive display in the 2-1 win at Old Trafford on Saturday, Pep Guardiola takes charge of a Manchester City Champions League group stage tie for the first time. The visitors to the Etihad Stadium tonight are Bundesliga side Borussia Mönchengladbach. These sides also faced each other in last season’s competition, with Man City running out 4-2 winners in …

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Liverpool Will Return For Two Missed Transfer Targets Next Summer [Reports]

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Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp was happy with this summer’s transfer business. Despite his obvious disdain for strengthening through overuse of financial means, the club spent over £65m on the signings of Georginio Wijnaldum, Sadio Mané, Loris Karius and Ragnar Klavan, plus the free transfers of Joel Matip and Alex Manninger. Klopp also oversaw a massive clear-out as a large amount …

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