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Assessing What’s Gone Wrong In A Season To Forget At West Ham

LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 25: West Ham players look dejected as James Ward-Prowse of Southampton scores their third goal during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Southampton at London Stadium on September 25, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Andy Carroll said last December that West Ham would not be involved in a relegation battle. “We’ve got too many good players and staff,” the Gateshead native told Talksport. This is the same man who opined in December 2015 that Chelsea could be relegated, so it’s safe to say his ability to predict who will be playing Championship football next season …

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Watch: Johnny Walters Heads Home Obligatory Goal Against Liverpool

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Liverpool desperately need to come away from the Potters with all three points this afternoon with Manchester United facing the seemingly straightforward task of a trip to Sunderland tomorrow. Jurgen Klopp opted to name a much-changed, very youthful side for the game against Stoke, drawing the ire of fans across Twitter. Mark Hughes’ side started well and had the ball …

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Sky Sports’ Guillem Balague Claims Both Man United And Liverpool Are Interested In Real Madrid Superstar

MAN UNITED FILE PHOTO (EDITORS NOTE: GRADIENT ADDED - COMPOSITE OF TWO IMAGES - Image numbers (L) 630799888 and 619016290) In this composite image a comparision has been made between Jose Mourinho, Manager of Manchester United and Jurgen Klopp, Manager of Liverpool. Manchester United and Liverpool meet in a Premier League match on January 15,2017 at Old Trafford in Manchester. ***LEFT IMAGE*** STRATFORD, ENGLAND - JANUARY 02: Jose Mourinho, Manager of Manchester United looks on during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Manchester United at London Stadium on January 2, 2017 in Stratford, England. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images) ***RIGHT IMAGE*** LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Jurgen Klopp, Manager of Liverpool looks on during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Liverpool at Selhurst Park on October 29, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

Manchester United, despite having Juan Mata, Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Paul Pogba, Marcus Rashford and Zlatan Ibrahimovic on their books, continue to struggle for goals. Thirteenth-placed Bournemouth have scored more than the Reds despite Jose Mourinho’s side creating more chances this term than all but Liverpool and Spurs. Nine home draws in 16, all of which they could and probably should have won, …

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Watch: Howard Webb Brilliantly Explains Why We Need VAR As He Examines Zlatan Offside vs Everton

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Manchester United thought they had pegged Everton back last night with plenty of time left to go in search of a winner after Zlatan Ibrahimovic headed home.  The Swede just about managed to meet Ander Herrera’s superb cross and his header squeezed past goalkeeper Joel Robles. The referee’s assistant flagged and, in doing so, seemed to suck the last air …

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Damning Stats Prove Old Trafford No Longer The Fortress It Once Was

Stats for this season are showing that Manchester United’s home form is what seems to be holding them back.  Everton will travel to Manchester tonight to take on United. However, according to stats published by OptaJoe, a visit to Old Trafford isn’t the challenge it once was. The Red Devils have played 15 games at their famed home venue this …

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Koeman Can’t Help But Have A Dig At Martin O’Neill In Post-Match Interview

Liverpool powered past a sorry Everton side in the final Merseyside Derby of the season in Saturday’s early kick-off. Ronald Koeman’s side looked lethargic and largely disorganised as the Reds ran out 3-1 winners. The Dutchman responded to Martin O’Neill’s statement in his post-match interview, claiming the Irish manager was uninformed and should check his facts before speaking out. Check out …

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