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British fan hospitalized in Baku ahead of Europa League final
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British fan hospitalized in Baku ahead of Europa League final

Reports are rife that two fans have been injured after confrontations ahead of the Europa League final game between Chelsea and Arsenal in Baku on Wednesday. According to the spokesman of the Azerbaijan Health Ministry, Parvix Abubekirov, one fan identified as British was hospitalized with bruises and an open wound to the head due to an altercation between fans of the two teams. READ: BAYERN REPORTEDLY MAKE OPENING 80M BID FOR DYBALA He also revealed that a Russian national was injured in another unconnected incident at a bar but received treatment at the scene. This should come as a surprise considering that very few English fans traveled to see the game in Baku due to high costs. It can be recalled that neither side were able to sell off their allocated 6,000 tickets. Reg...
Five talking points from the 2018/19 Premier League campaign
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Five talking points from the 2018/19 Premier League campaign

The 2018/19 Premier League season has ended and it came with its own share of unlimited excitement, anxiety, and tension. The 'noisy neighbors' successfully defended their Premier League title despite being hotly chased by Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool, the German boss who was stated to have a bridesmaid's tag about him but never the bride. Pep Guardiola's Manchester City sealed a double and are on course for a domestic treble as they will face Watford in the FA Cup final on May 18. The Premier League top two in the just concluded 2018/19 campaign took the fight to each other and dragged it on till the final day where they both garnered wins. READ: Brighton sack Chris Hughton However, the same can't be said for the other clubs who came with the aim of competing for the title when...