QPR – Will Adel Taarabt feature against Chelsea?

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Harry Redknapp has told Sky Sports that the row between himself and maverick winger Adel Taarabt could be over this weekend as he is in contention to play against Chelsea. The 25-year-old had previously been accused of being “three stone overweight” by the QPR boss. Adel Taarabt began his career in France with Lens and then in 2007 Tottenham Hotspur signed …

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Everton – Eto’o has already earned a new contract

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33-year-old Cameroon striker Samuel Eto’o has impressed since moving to Goodison Park this summer. Now the Daily Mirror report he will already be given a new contract by manager Roberto Martinez. Eto’o was hunted by cross-city Merseyside rivals Liverpool in the transfer window following his release from London club Chelsea but he elected to move to Everton and in his …

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QPR – Can Shaun Wright-Phillips earn a starting place?

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Shaun Wright-Phillips was once one of the hottest prospects in British football when the winger broke through into the Manchester City first team squad as a youngster. Now at 33-years-old, Talksport believe he won’t move on from Loftus Road and vows to fight for a starting place. Wright-Phillips, 5ft 5 1/2ins, joined Manchester City in 1995 after his release from Nottingham …

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Chelsea, Arsenal, Man United & Liverpool all want Bakkali

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Those of you who play FIFA or Football Manager will certainly heard of PSV Eindhoven’s 18-year-old winger Zakaria Bakkali. The young Belgian has a whole host of European clubs looking at him, including Premier League sides Liverpool, Chelsea, Arsenal and Manchester United. Bakkali joined PSV in 2008 as a 12-year-old and grew up through the club’s academy. He spent some …

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Man United – Robin Van Persie “stupid” for celebration

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Manchester United managed to hold Premier League leaders Chelsea to a 1-1 draw yesterday as Robin Van Persie equalised in injury time. However, his extravagant celebration and removal of his shirt has been branded “stupid” by his manager Louis Van Gaal. Manchester United earned the vital point late on after Branislav Ivanovic fouled Angel Di Maria and picked up his …

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Premier League Team of the Week

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Brandish are now launching a Monday “Premier League Team of the week” after reviewing each team over the weekends matches. Here is this weeks best XI… Thibaut Courtois (GK) – Chelsea shot-stopper Courtois was on sensational form against rivals Manchester United as the two met in yesterday’s fiery clash at Old Trafford. Courtois, however, remained, calm and composed as he expertly …

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Chelsea – Petr Cech nearing the exit at Stamford Bridge

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Chelsea’s iconic goalkeeper Petr Cech is reportedly nearing a move away from Stamford Bridge according to TalkSport. It is understood that Turkish outfit Besiktas could offer Cech a chance at regular football. Petr Cech signed for Chelsea in the summer of 2004 for £7m from Ligue 1 club Rennes. Cech is in his eleventh season with the Blues and during …

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Chelsea Update – Diego Costa hospitalised

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Chelsea star striker Diego Costa has been hospitalised after suffering a stomach bug according to Sky Sports. The Spaniard has also been nursing a hamstring injury which has kept him out of Chelsea’s last two matches after aggravating the injury whilst on duty with Spain. Costa has since been released from hospital after complaining of his illness which is believed to …

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Chelsea Update – Didier is back!

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Chelsea hero Didier Drogba insists that he still needs time to get back up to speed of the Premier League, but says he is ready for any challenge nonetheless; starting with United. At 36-years-old, Drogba is no longer Chelsea’s number one star striker, but he still offers something different to the Blues attacking line-up. With Diego Costa and Loic Remy …

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Arsenal Update – Stuttgart defender reveals he is a Gunner at heart

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Stuttgart defender, Antionio Rudiger is rated as one of the best young centre backs in world football and has been tipped for a move to the Premier League with Chelsea and Arsenal both eyeing up the 20-year-old. Chelsea are said to favour a move for Rudiger but the young defender has a secret to share which may change the fortunes …

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Champions League: Chelsea, Man City, Liverpool & Arsenal in action!

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The Champions League is back this week! Following the international break we saw a fantastic weekend in the Premier League but now comes the greatest club competition on the planet with match-day 3 of the UEFA Champions League. Let’s have a look at some of the games that face the British club’s representing the Premier League across Europe. CSKA Moscow …

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Man United, Chelsea & Arsenal all want Khedira

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There is set to be a Premier League battle for the signature of Real Madrid midfielder Sami Khedira according to the Daily Star. The 27-year-old is out of contract with the Spanish giants next summer and now it becomes a question of who can offer him the best deal. Sami Khedira joined Real Madrid from his hometown club Stuttgart in …

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Chelsea – Diego Costa turns down offer of extra rest

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Chelsea’s star striker Diego Costa has apparently turned down manager José Mourinho’s offer of an extra two days rest after the international break. Get West London report that Chelsea were set to give Costa time to look after a niggling hamstring problem but he turned up to training to prove his fitness. José Mourinho confirmed that he gave Cesc Fabregas, Diego …

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Chelsea update – Khedira set for Blues transfer? Arsenal to miss out?

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Chelsea are set to beat rivals Arsenal to the signing of Sami Khedira according to the London Evening Standard. Jose Mourinho is ready to snatch Arsene Wenger’s prime target on a pre-contract for a summer switch. The 27-year-old defensive midfielder’s contract is set to expire with Spanish giants Real Madrid at the end of the season and with Carlo Ancelotti …

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Former Chelsea, Spurs and Arsenal defender, William Gallas retires

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Former Chelsea, Spurs and Arsenal defender, William Gallas has finally called time on his playing days and hung up his boots after a stand out career. The 37-year-old won 2 Premier League titles with Chelsea in 2005 and 2006. The French defender moved to the Premier League with Chelsea in 2001 from Marseille and enjoyed a successful spell at Stamford …

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Chelsea Update – I’m not one of the best…yet

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Chelsea superstar, Eden Hazard has humbled himself and declared he is not one of the best in the world…yet. Speaking to Sky Sports News, the Belgian said, “I’m not a top-five player yet, maybe I’m close to it, but I still have to work on some aspects. You can only be part of that group if you are decisive in the top …

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Chelsea update – Cech ready to leave Stamford Bridge?

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Chelsea fans have been expecting news on Petr Cech’s future at the club ever since the Czech Republic international lost his place to Thibaut Courtois. The London Evening Standard report that Spanish giants Real Madrid are now waiting to pounce for the goalkeeping legend. Petr Cech is 32-years-old and joined Chelsea in the summer of 2004 from French club Rennes. He …

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Chelsea Update – Wenger apologises to Mourinho

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Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger has publicly apologised for shoving Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho when the two sides met at Stamford Bridge on October 5th. After the game, Wenger had said in his media interview that he did not regret his actions after he entered Mourinho’s technical area and shoved the Portuguese manager in the chest. Wenger was outraged after Chelsea’s …

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Arsenal update – Wenger apologises for pushing Chelsea’s Mourinho

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Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger has officially apologised for his clash on the touchline with Chelsea manager José Mourinho during his side’s 2-0 away loss. The Guardian carry the quotes from Wenger who accuses Mourinho of provoking him to show “signs of violence”. Wenger admits the media made more of the story than he thinks they should have but said sorry …

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Chelsea Update – Diego Costa’s incredible miss!

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Premier League’s top goalscorer, Diego Costa scored for Spain in their Euro 2016 Qualifier against Luxembourg this week, however…did you see his incredible miss as well? No! Well…here it is! Oh dear! Chelsea star Diego Costa, the Premier League's top scorer, has just done THIS: http://t.co/pcor4qsuA0 — BreakingNews.ie (@breakingnewsie) October 12, 2014 Costa has been on scintillating form since joining …

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