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Marcus Rashford makes persuasive argument for more game-time

Hull City 0 Manchester United 1: When it comes to the pressures of dealing with football fame at a young age, Wayne Rooney has plenty of advice to pass on to Marcus Rashford. It seems, though, as if he may not need to.

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TERRACE TALK: Man United - Jose Mourinho has put special swagger back in our step

Our reaction on next weekend’s international break tells you something about what The Special One has already changed at Old Trafford. 

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TERRACE TALK: Liverpool - Can we open the chequebook, please?

“Sorry, who’s been spending?”

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Jurgen Klopp offers reassurance for sulking Daniel Sturridge

Tottenham 1 Liverpool 1: In this day and age, there is little a Premier League footballer can get away with during a televised game, whether he is on the pitch or not.

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Pep Guardiola revolution picks up pace at Man City

Manchester City 3 West Ham 1: If these are the first, stuttering steps of Manchester City’s new era under Pep Guardiola — and make no mistake, there are still deep flaws in his team as his own touchline antics will testify — then the rest of the Premier League could be in trouble when, and if, the manager ever gets his team playing the way he wants.

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Arsene Wenger salutes ‘the new Petit’

Watford 1 Arsenal 3: Typical Arsene Wenger, stubbornly turning logic on its head.

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All rosy for Chelsea as Eden Hazard gets back on form

Chelsea 3 Burnley 0: Eden Hazard’s revival at Chelsea looks set to be as quick, dramatic and unfathomable as his fall from grace last season after a performance at the weekend which hinted he is almost back to his very best.

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How the Irish fared: Daryl Murphy eyes Premier League after Newcastle move

Daryl Murphy has set his sights on promotion after completing his move from Ipswich to Newcastle yesterday.

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Jose Mourinho: England U21s best bet for Marcus Rashford

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho says he prefers Marcus Rashford being with England’s U21s at the moment rather than warming the bench for the seniors.

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Mauricio Pochettino: I’ll promote from within Tottenham

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino is determined to continue promoting from within, despite many of his Premier League rivals flexing their financial muscles as the transfer deadline looms.

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Arsene Wenger closing in on the perfect window

Having finally splashed the cash Arsenal fans have been clamouring for, Arsene Wenger believes Arsenal now have completed the summer business they wanted.

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Cork City reignite title challenge against Longford Town

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Cork City reignited their title aspirations in emphatic style at Turner’s Cross last night as Sean Maguire and Karl Sheppard scored two goals each in another thumping victory over bottom club Longford Town.

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Stephen Kenny: Playing Man United in Dublin would have been embarrassing

Dundalk manager Stephen Kenny says he has no regrets about missing out on glamour opposition as yesterday’s Europa League draw placed the Irish champions in a testing and long-haul group comprising Russian giants Zenit St Petersburg, Dutch side AZ Alkmaar and Israel’s Maccabi Tel Aviv.

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Antonio Conte fears missing out on Chelsea transfer targets

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte fears he could be left frustrated in his bid to strengthen the Blues squad before the transfer window closes.

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Dundalk get back in groove against Wexford Youths

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Having lost their last two league games, Dundalk capitalised on their European exploits when a David McMilland goal in the 39th minute goal helped them to three points against Wexford Youths in their Airtricity Premier Division clash at Ferrycarrig Park last night.

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Jurgen Klopp wants Liverpool  to find consistency

Liverpool’s trip to Tottenham this afternoon brings manager Jurgen Klopp full circle as he returns to the venue of his first match in charge of the Reds.

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