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Diego Costa Ends Drought And His Stats Keep Getting Better And Better

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 25: Diego Costa of Chelsea celebrates as he scores their fourth goal during the Premier League match between Chelsea and Southampton at Stamford Bridge on April 25, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Chelsea took a giant leap on the path to the Premier League title tonight with a 4-2 win over Southampton. The Pensioners now sit seven points clear of second-placed Tottenham, who have a game in hand. The most notable talking point from this evening’s action was Diego Costa’s return to goalscoring ways, as the Spanish striker found the net twice. …

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Morgan Schneiderlin Heavily Critical Of His Time Under Louis Van Gaal At Man United

HERNING, DENMARK - FEBRUARY 17: Morgan Schneiderlin of Manchester United makes a pass during a training session ahead of the UEFA Europa League Round of 32 match between FC Midtjylland and Manchester United at Herning MCH Multi Arena on February 17, 2016 in Herning, Denmark. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Jose Mourinho has been busy shipping out players bought under the reign of Louis Van Gaal with Morgan Schneiderlin, Memphis Depay and Bastian Schweinsteiger among the casualties. In an interview with L’Equipe, Schneiderlin looked back on his period at Old Trafford in frustration as he struggled to express himself as he would have wished. “”That first year with Louis van …

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Watch: Harry Arter Take The Term “Skying A Penalty” To New Heights

SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - APRIL 01: Harry Arter of AFC Bournemouth misses a penalty during the Premier League match between Southampton and AFC Bournemouth at St Mary's Stadium on April 1, 2017 in Southampton, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Harry Arter won’t want to see a replay of this again… Bournemouth and Southampton faced off in this evening’s Premier League clash, with both sides careering for a mid-table finish. The tie reflected as much, with the two teams locked at 0-0. However, with just over 10 minutes to go, Bournemouth were awarded a penalty. Republic of Ireland international midfielder Harry Arter …

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Five Uncapped Players Who Should Be In The England Squad This Month

WATFORD, ENGLAND - MARCH 04: Nathan Redmond of Southampton celebrates scoring his sides third goal during the Premier League match between Watford and Southampton at Vicarage Road on March 4, 2017 in Watford, England. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

All eyes will be on England manager Gareth Southgate next Thursday (March 16), when he names his first squad since becoming full-time boss. After two wins and two draws as caretaker boss, he will be keen for a first victory in the permanent role when England face Germany in Dortmund on March 22. After that ‘friendly’ international, it’s back to …

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s Latest Words Do Little To Suggest He Will Be At Manchester United Next Season

After scoring his 26th goal in all competitions as Manchester United defeated Southampton to win the EFL Cup on Sunday, Zlatan Ibrahimovic has cast further doubt over his future at the club. The 35-year-old has enjoyed prolific spells in Holland, Italy, Spain and France, and despite his age looks set to break the 30- goal mark before his first season …

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Watch: Zlatan Ibrahimovic Gave A Series Of Brilliant Interviews After Man United’s EFL Cup Win

Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Zlatan Ibrahimovic was the hero of the hour for Manchester United as they sealed a late 3-2 EFL Cup final win against Southampton on Sunday. José Mourinho’s side rode their luck at times against the Saints at Wembley but sealed the win with less than five minutes remaining as Ibrahimovic headed home Ander Herrera’s cross to regain the lead. Naturally, …

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Watch: Wayne Rooney Jumps For Joy As Zlatan Ibrahimovic Heads Home EFL Cup Winner

Though his long-term future at the club remains in doubt, Wayne Rooney is obviously still as passionate about Manchester United Football Club as ever. United clinched their 5th ever English League Cup today with a 3-2 victory over Southampton in a thriller at Wembley Stadium. After going 2-0 up thanks to goals from the inimitable Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Jesse Lingard, …

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