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Villa and Spurs on the beat with biggest PL Matchday 4 shockers
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Villa and Spurs on the beat with biggest PL Matchday 4 shockers

No one saw Jose Mourinho's Tottenham Hotspur putting six past Ole Gunnar Solksjaer's Manchester United or Dean Smith's Aston Villa putting seven past defending champions Liverpool. However, this was the case in the last two games on Matchday 4 of the 2020/21 Premier League season. This season hasn't been short of goals with lots of goals being scored thus far and shocking upsets being mounted too. Who would have thought that Everton and Aston Villa would be the only two teams with a 100% record at this point in the season? It's still early days but Carlo Ancelotti and Dean Smith deserve some credit for the performance of their teams thus far. READ: Leeds United are taking the Premier League by storm Scoring seven goals against the Premier League's defending champions coul...
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You are probably already a fan of the Premier League, which is basically the biggest, best football league in the whole world! All the clubs are pretty big, and the football is also top quality. Most of the Nigerian players dream about playing there, and you can follow all of their success while you do bet online on site 1xbet.ng/en. Nigerian players were always a constant in the Premier League. Here are just a few, to freshen up your memory: Kanu, who went to Arsenal coming from Inter Milan; Yakubu Aiyegbeni, who had a discreet career in middle-of-the-table clubs such as Middlesborough and Blackburn; current Manchester United striker Odion Ighalo; and, of course, Obafemi Martins, which is something close to a Premier League legend. As you can see, there are plenty of N...
Man United will be a force when the Premier League returns
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Man United will be a force when the Premier League returns

The Premier League has set a proposed date of June 12 for a possible return to action and we wait to see if it materializes. Regardless, one would wonder how the fans on the red side of Manchester are coping with the lack of action thus far? The Red Devils were one of the sides on the ascendency in the Premier League before action was halted due to the coronavirus pandemic. They were starting a put a run together and will be looking forward to continuing the fine form if football returns to England for the remainder of the 2019/20 season. It appears that their venture into the January transfer market paid off significantly as new boy Bruno Fernandes who was signed from Portuguese outfit Sporting played a key part in their resurgence before football was suspended. READ: Sheffiel...
Bruno Fernandes defends teammate Paul Pogba
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Bruno Fernandes defends teammate Paul Pogba

Bruno Fernandes has defended Man United teammate Paul Pogba adding that critics have forgotten his quality. According to the Portugal international, the France international has been attracting heavy criticism due to the high expectations on him. "We can say in football that people normally forget what you do good when you have a mistake," Fernandes told United's official website. "You can do good for 34 games, and one game you do bad and everyone will remember that. "Paul is coming from a bad moment, because of the situation. When he played also, the club and the team was not good, because the expectations are high for Paul as he is a top player and Manchester United pay a lot for him, and expectations are a lot for him. "It's normal when you are in that situation you don't play ...
Solskjaer pleased with Fernandes after confrontation with Guardiola
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Solskjaer pleased with Fernandes after confrontation with Guardiola

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was pleased with Bruno Fernandes' character during the Manchester Derby on Sunday despite the player's brief confrontation with Man City boss Pep Guardiola. Fernandes played his part in a 2 nil win against their city rivals by assisting Anthony Martial for the opener with a quick free-kick. He appeared to delight the Old Trafford faithful the more when he confronted Guardiola. Man United were preparing for a throw-in when Guardiola threw the ball away and the pair engaged in a heated conversation. The Portuguese appeared to 'shush' Guardiola and the gesture seemed to ask the City boss to relax before play restarted. The footage of the incident has since gone viral on social media and Solskjaer has revealed that he was pleased with the at...
Giggs – Bruno Fernandes can get even better
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Giggs – Bruno Fernandes can get even better

Man United legend Ryan Giggs believes that new Red Devils signing Bruno Fernandes has instantly improved the team and will get better with time. The Portugal international who joined from Sporting Lisbon in January has quickly eased into life at Old Trafford. Fernandes has scored three goals and made two assists in his first five starts for Man United and is expected to feature when the Red Devils travel to Pride Park for Thursday's FA Cup gams against Championship side Derby County. READ: Lampard confirms injuries to key duo after FA Cup win against Liverpool "He's a fantastic player. He's lifted the place, he has lifted everyone around him and it's still early days," Giggs told Sky Sports News. "I still think he can get even better. "He's hit the ground running which is wh...
Solskjaer – Bruno Fernandes is a mix of Scholes and Veron
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Solskjaer – Bruno Fernandes is a mix of Scholes and Veron

Man United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has said that new signing Bruno Fernandes can help unlock the potential of Manchester United's attack like Paul Scholes and Juan Sebastian Veron did during their days at Old Trafford. Fernandes moved to Old Trafford from Portuguese outfit Sporting Lisbon for an initial fee of €55 million and scored his first goal for the Red Devils in the Premier League on Sunday through a penalty as they thrashed Watford 3 nil. He provided the assist for Mason Greenwood's goal and also played a part in Anthony Martial's goal. "Bruno has come in to be a very important player ... now we've got the No.10 or attacking midfielder nailed down. Hopefully, he'll keep fit and keep producing performances," Solskjaer told a news conference." READ: De Bruyne admits ...
Solskjaer coy on Man United interest in Bruno Fernandes
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Solskjaer coy on Man United interest in Bruno Fernandes

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer remained coy on Man United's reported negotiations for Bruno Fernandes, claiming he has no updates on how far the talks have progressed. Man United held talks with Sporting Lisbon officials regarding Fernandes on Friday and the player is open to a move to Old Trafford. However, The Independent believes that there's still some distance in an agreement between the two parties as United are one of the several destinations for the 25-year-old. When asked about the interest in Fernandes, Solskjaer replied: “I’ve got no transfer updates. If we get something that we can tell you about we will but I’ve got no news now.” Meanwhile, the annual Football Money League report by Deloitte which was released on Tuesday showed that the Red Devils still generate more revenue th...