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# football - Saturday 1 February, 2020

Real Madrid pay tribute to Kobe Bryant before edging Atletico
# Review
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# Review

Real Madrid pay tribute to Kobe Bryant before edging Atletico

Feb 1st 2020, 5:19 PM 5,946 Views 0 Comments

Karim Benzema struck early in the second half as they moved six clear at the top of La Liga.

Rudiger scores twice as Chelsea battle back to earn point at Leicester
# On The Double
From The42
# On The Double

Rudiger scores twice as Chelsea battle back to earn point at Leicester

Feb 1st 2020, 2:41 PM 2,888 Views 0 Comments

An entertaining clash finished 2-2 at the King Power Stadium today.

Mourinho: Eriksen lacked motivation at Tottenham
# Claim
From The42
# Claim

Mourinho: Eriksen lacked motivation at Tottenham

Feb 1st 2020, 10:09 AM 5,513 Views 0 Comments

The Dane ended his stay in north London earlier this week when he signed for Serie A giants Inter.

Wolves snap up 17-year-old prodigy from Rochdale
# Transfer News
From The42
# Transfer News

Wolves snap up 17-year-old prodigy from Rochdale

Feb 1st 2020, 9:36 AM 7,186 Views 0 Comments

Luke Matheson, who scored at Old Trafford this season, has agreed to join the Premier League side.

# football - Friday 31 January, 2020

Man United sign former Watford striker Ighalo on loan from Chinese Super League club
# Surprise
From The42
# Surprise

Man United sign former Watford striker Ighalo on loan from Chinese Super League club

Jan 31st 2020, 11:18 PM 13,781 Views 68 Comments

The Red Devils are bringing in the 30-year-old on loan from Shanghai Shenhua as cover for the injured Marcus Rashford.

Rooney stunner helps Derby crush in-form Stoke
# Championship
From The42
# Championship

Rooney stunner helps Derby crush in-form Stoke

Jan 31st 2020, 11:01 PM 9,848 Views 6 Comments

Wayne Rooney’s Derby County halted Stoke City’s four-game unbeaten run in the Championship with another home win.

Carrasco re-joins out-of-sorts Atletico ahead of Real and Liverpool games
# Second Stint
From The42
# Second Stint

Carrasco re-joins out-of-sorts Atletico ahead of Real and Liverpool games

Jan 31st 2020, 2:41 PM 6,637 Views 3 Comments

Diego Simeone has not ruled out further deadline-day arrivals, with Edison Cavani a target.

# football - Thursday 30 January, 2020

Messi magnificent as Barcelona hammer Leganes
# Back On Track
From The42
# Back On Track

Messi magnificent as Barcelona hammer Leganes

Jan 30th 2020, 8:34 PM 9,311 Views 0 Comments

The Catalans bounced back from a first defeat under Quique Setien to cruise to a Copa Del Rey victory.

Sheffield United sign Norway international for €26 million
# Transfer News
From The42
# Transfer News

Sheffield United sign Norway international for €26 million

Jan 30th 2020, 6:54 PM 10,009 Views 7 Comments

Sander Berge, who had been linked with Liverpool and Tottenham, has signed from Genk in a club-record transfer.

Solskjaer condemns crowd trouble at Manchester derby and explains foul-mouthed rant at Lingard
# Questions And Answers
From The42
# Questions And Answers

Solskjaer condemns crowd trouble at Manchester derby and explains foul-mouthed rant at Lingard

Jan 30th 2020, 10:41 AM 14,639 Views 22 Comments

Unsavoury incidents were reported in following the Carabao Cup clash.

Solskjaer slams 'joke' Matic dismissal amid cup exit
# Unhappy
From The42
# Unhappy

Solskjaer slams 'joke' Matic dismissal amid cup exit

Jan 30th 2020, 12:34 AM 9,584 Views 14 Comments

Manchester United’s campaign came to an end despite beating City 1-0 on the night.

# football - Wednesday 29 January, 2020

Man Utd condemn those involved in attack on Woodward's home
# Flares
From The42
# Flares

Man Utd condemn those involved in attack on Woodward's home

Jan 29th 2020, 8:11 AM 27,101 Views 46 Comments

After the home of Ed Woodward was reportedly attacked on Tuesday, Manchester United issued a strong statement on the incident.

# football - Tuesday 28 January, 2020

Injury-time winner sees Aston Vila edge past Leicester into Carabao Cup final
# Drama
From The42
# Drama

Injury-time winner sees Aston Vila edge past Leicester into Carabao Cup final

Jan 28th 2020, 10:07 PM 8,968 Views 12 Comments

Trezeguet scored the decisive goal to send his side into the decider.

'I would like him to stay' - Man United target's future remains uncertain
# Transfer News
From The42
# Transfer News

'I would like him to stay' - Man United target's future remains uncertain

Jan 28th 2020, 9:55 AM 5,539 Views 2 Comments

Bruno Fernandes continues to dominate headlines after he featured for his club on Monday amid transfer links.

# football - Monday 27 January, 2020

Arteta's young Gunners set up FA Cup clash with Portsmouth
# Away Days
From The42
# Away Days

Arteta's young Gunners set up FA Cup clash with Portsmouth

Jan 27th 2020, 10:16 PM 7,186 Views 1 Comment

Third-tier Portsmouth await Arsenal in the FA Cup fifth round after Mikel Arteta’s side saw off Bournemouth on the road.

Liverpool to field 'the kids' in Shrewsbury replay with Klopp to hand reins to U23 coach
# Winter Break
From The42
# Winter Break

Liverpool to field 'the kids' in Shrewsbury replay with Klopp to hand reins to U23 coach

Jan 27th 2020, 9:53 AM 10,240 Views 36 Comments

The sides played out a 2-2 draw in the FA Cup yesterday.

# football - Sunday 26 January, 2020

Neymar on the double as PSG extend Ligue 1 lead to 10 points
# Advantage
From The42
# Advantage

Neymar on the double as PSG extend Ligue 1 lead to 10 points

Jan 26th 2020, 10:45 PM 3,368 Views 4 Comments

The Brazil star appeared to dedicate his second goal to Kobe Bryant, as his side defeated Lille.

Nacho header puts Real Madrid three points clear at top of La Liga
# Top Of The Tree
From The42
# Top Of The Tree

Nacho header puts Real Madrid three points clear at top of La Liga

Jan 26th 2020, 10:18 PM 3,889 Views 0 Comments

Zinedine Zidane’s men scored a 1-0 win over Real Valladolid.

A draw against Liverpool 'the minimum' Shrewsbury deserved - Klopp
# Upfront
From The42
# Upfront

A draw against Liverpool 'the minimum' Shrewsbury deserved - Klopp

Jan 26th 2020, 9:33 PM 10,259 Views 13 Comments

The League One side rallied from two goals down to force a replay.

Liverpool squander two goal lead as Shrewsbury force FA Cup replay
# Fourth Round
From The42
# Fourth Round

Liverpool squander two goal lead as Shrewsbury force FA Cup replay

Jan 26th 2020, 7:31 PM 10,438 Views 39 Comments

Substitute Jason Cummings scored twice for Shrewsbury Town.

Unlikely goalscorers in Manchester United's trouncing of Tranmere Rovers
# The Joy Of Six
From The42
# The Joy Of Six

Unlikely goalscorers in Manchester United's trouncing of Tranmere Rovers

Jan 26th 2020, 5:30 PM 12,712 Views 33 Comments

The League One side were unable to produce a repeat of their FA Cup upset against Watford.

Jesus on the double to help holders Manchester City into FA Cup fifth round
# Cruise Control
From The42
# Cruise Control

Jesus on the double to help holders Manchester City into FA Cup fifth round

Jan 26th 2020, 3:36 PM 4,649 Views 9 Comments

Fulham captain Tim Ream saw red after just six minutes as City eased to a 4-0 victory.

Young marks his debut with an assist but Inter's title hopes suffer another setback
# Faltering
From The42
# Faltering

Young marks his debut with an assist but Inter's title hopes suffer another setback

Jan 26th 2020, 2:23 PM 7,520 Views 2 Comments

Antonio Conte’s side were frustrated by Cagliari.

# football - Saturday 25 January, 2020

Lampard wants Chelsea to get deals done after Blues struggle past Hull in FA Cup
# FA Cup
From The42
# FA Cup

Lampard wants Chelsea to get deals done after Blues struggle past Hull in FA Cup

Jan 25th 2020, 10:06 PM 8,433 Views 7 Comments

The London club failed to put the game to bed despite taking a 2-0 lead.

Setién suffers first defeat as Barcelona manager after Valenica record rare win
# LaLiga
From The42
# LaLiga

Setién suffers first defeat as Barcelona manager after Valenica record rare win

Jan 25th 2020, 5:10 PM 5,274 Views 1 Comment

Maxi Gomez scored one and created the other to shoot down Barcelona in LaLiga.

# football - Friday 24 January, 2020

Haaland brings Dortmund goals tally to five in just his second substitute appearance
# Ah Stop That
From The42
# Ah Stop That

Haaland brings Dortmund goals tally to five in just his second substitute appearance

Jan 24th 2020, 10:41 PM 12,139 Views 14 Comments

He is the first player in Bundesliga history to score five goals in his first two appearances, and he’s done it in under an hour.

Liverpool suffer Sadio Mane blow in Wolves win
# Worry
From The42
# Worry

Liverpool suffer Sadio Mane blow in Wolves win

Jan 24th 2020, 8:42 AM 11,566 Views 9 Comments

Jurgen Klopp will wait for further checks after the forward suffered a ‘muscle tweak’.

# football - Thursday 23 January, 2020

Man United youngster's exit looms amid Juve, Inter rumours
# Transfer News
From The42
# Transfer News

Man United youngster's exit looms amid Juve, Inter rumours

Jan 23rd 2020, 10:31 AM 11,823 Views 13 Comments

The club could be set to lose 20-year-old winger Tahith Chong, with his agent claiming Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has no plans for him.

Barcelona-linked 16-year-old makes Ajax history
# Hot Prospect
From The42
# Hot Prospect

Barcelona-linked 16-year-old makes Ajax history

Jan 23rd 2020, 12:49 AM 14,260 Views 7 Comments

Naci Unuvar marked his first-team bow with a record-breaking goal.

# football - Wednesday 22 January, 2020

Vardy injury scare as striker limps off in Leicester's win over West Ham
# Blow
From The42
# Blow

Vardy injury scare as striker limps off in Leicester's win over West Ham

Jan 22nd 2020, 10:18 PM 3,766 Views 1 Comment

Ayoze Perez scored twice as Leicester picked up the points.

# football - Monday 20 January, 2020

Man United goalkeeper Romero escapes unhurt from car crash
# Accident
From The42
# Accident

Man United goalkeeper Romero escapes unhurt from car crash

Jan 20th 2020, 2:31 PM 7,177 Views 12 Comments

Sky Sports reported the Argentina international was even able to take a normal part in training.

Neville calls for Woodward to go as Man United woes deepen
# Disillusionment
From The42
# Disillusionment

Neville calls for Woodward to go as Man United woes deepen

Jan 20th 2020, 1:11 PM 11,749 Views 31 Comments

The former player says the club’s owners should examine their executive team as they sit 30 points adrift of arch-rivals Liverpool.

Cavani keen for exit but Atletico bid rejected, confirms PSG chief
# Out The Gap
From The42
# Out The Gap

Cavani keen for exit but Atletico bid rejected, confirms PSG chief

Jan 20th 2020, 8:46 AM 4,480 Views 10 Comments

Atletico have failed in an initial bid for the Uruguayan, but PSG sporting director Leonardo is anticipating further talks.

# football - Sunday 19 January, 2020

Messi ensures winning start for new Barcelona boss Setien
# Magic Man
From The42
# Magic Man

Messi ensures winning start for new Barcelona boss Setien

Jan 19th 2020, 10:27 PM 5,882 Views 1 Comment

The new boss harked back to Guardiola’s days with his selection but like all of his predecessors, ended the night thanking his No.10.

# football - Saturday 18 January, 2020

Erling Haaland labelled 'incredible' after unforgettable debut
# Impact
From The42
# Impact

Erling Haaland labelled 'incredible' after unforgettable debut

Jan 18th 2020, 10:37 PM 12,196 Views 12 Comments

Dortmund’s dramatic comeback against Augsburg featured a star turn on debut from Erling Haaland that thrilled Lucien Favre.

€58 million-rated Sporting star in the dark over Man United transfer
# Transfer News
From The42
# Transfer News

€58 million-rated Sporting star in the dark over Man United transfer

Jan 18th 2020, 10:33 PM 15,564 Views 7 Comments

Bruno Fernandes looks set to join the Red Devils, but Lions coach Silas hopes the midfielder will not leave just yet.

Atletico Madrid suffer shock loss to La Liga strugglers
# Upset
From The42
# Upset

Atletico Madrid suffer shock loss to La Liga strugglers

Jan 18th 2020, 10:27 PM 4,919 Views 0 Comments

A lifeless performance in poor conditions saw Diego Simeone’s men beaten by Eibar.

Jose Mourinho wants to stay 'loyal' to Tottenham squad
# Claim
From The42
# Claim

Jose Mourinho wants to stay 'loyal' to Tottenham squad

Jan 18th 2020, 6:01 PM 6,286 Views 6 Comments

Despite a fire alarm in his post-match news conference and a frustrating draw against Watford, the Spurs boss preferred to remain positive.

Casemiro the unlikely hero as Real Madrid edge Sevilla
# Matchwinner
From The42
# Matchwinner

Casemiro the unlikely hero as Real Madrid edge Sevilla

Jan 18th 2020, 5:13 PM 2,633 Views 0 Comments

The Brazilian defensive midfielder scored a brace as his side moved three points clear of Barcelona.

Haaland scores stunning hat-trick off the bench on Borussia Dortmund debut
# Sensation
From The42
# Sensation

Haaland scores stunning hat-trick off the bench on Borussia Dortmund debut

Jan 18th 2020, 4:41 PM 10,447 Views 12 Comments

The teenager made his bow with his side trailing 3-1 to Augsburg…23 minutes later he had a hat-trick in a 5-3 win.