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Watch: Neymar Sent Off In Farcical Circumstances Against Marseille

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Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar saw red in bizarre fashion on Sunday night, as tempers flared in his side’s 2-2 draw at Marseille. The 25-year-old has made a strong start to life at the Parc des Prince since making a world-record €220m move from Barcelona this past summer (and even scored PSG’s opening goal just after the half-hour mark) but has …

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Arsenal And Everton Discover Europa League Group Stage Opponents

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The Europa League group stage draw has taken place in Monaco on Friday afternoon, Despite the presence of five English teams in the Champions League for the first time ever, there is still plenty of Premier League interest in Europe’s secondary club competition with Arsenal and Everton representing the league on the continent. While the strongest teams (including Arsenal) generally …

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Europa League Group Stage Seedings Have Been Confirmed

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Arsenal and Everton will now have a reasonable idea of the standard they will face in Friday’s Europa League group stage draw. Ronald Koeman’s side came through a playoff against Hajduk Split on Thursday to join Arsenal in the draw, with only two English sides participating due to the extra Champions League place. In theory, Arsenal should get the easier …

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Dimitri Payet Reveals Why He Had To Leave West Ham United

LEICESTER, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 31: Dimitri Payet of West Ham United looks on during the Premier League match between Leicester City and West Ham United at The King Power Stadium on December 31, 2016 in Leicester, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

This time last season Dimitri Payet could do no wrong. He was adored by the West Ham United fans and was well on his way to earning his place in the France squad as Euro 2016 rapidly approached. Twelve months on and Payet will never be welcomed back at West Ham after forcing through a return to Marseille in the …

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West Ham’s Official Statement On The Departure Of Dimitri Payet Holds Nothing Back

West Ham’s Dimitri Payet has completed a transfer away from the Hammers in favour of a move back to Marseille and the official statement released by the London-club makes no secret of their disappointment in the way in which Payet handled the situation. It has been well-documented at this stage that Dimitri Payet’s £25 million transfer from West Ham to …

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West Ham: French Giants Pull Plug On Dimitri Payet Deal [Report]

LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 06: Dimitri Payet of West Ham United looks dejected during The Emirates FA Cup Third Round match between West Ham United and Manchester City at London Stadium on January 6, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

Marseille are said to have given up on on signing West Ham United midfielder Dimitri Payet. Sky Sports report that the French side have lost interest in the winger and are now considering alternative options. Marseille submitted three separate bids after holding talks with Payet but failed to meet the Hammers’ valuation of the French international. Payet, who has refused to …

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Chelsea Outcast John Obi Mikel Being Chased By Three Clubs [ESPN]

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 02: John Mikel Obi of Chelsea and Christian Eriksen of Tottenham Hotspur battle for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur at Stamford Bridge on May 02, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel is unlikely to be at the club for much longer. The Nigerian international has not played a single minute of first team action under new manager Antonio Conte this season, and is very much surplus to requirements at Stamford Bridge. The player’s agent admitted earlier this week that Mikel is ‘very likely’ to leave Chelsea …

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