Leicester City’s fairy-tale story continues after a historic 2-0 victory (3-2 on aggregate) over Europa League champions Sevilla at the King Power Stadium ensured qualification to the quarter-finals of the Champions League. The Champions League debutants are only five games away from living the dream of winning the elite European competition for the first time 

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Following a 1-1 draw away in Rostov in the Europa League, it was time for Manchester United to switch attentions to FA Cup. A tricky trip away at Chelsea was steeped in narrative – Mourinho returning to Stamford Bridge, Chelsea gunning for the double, how United would cope without the suspended Ibrahimovic, and whether the 

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While Jurgen Klopp is considered to be something of a Messiah by Liverpool fans, there is evidence to suggest that he bears more in common with his predecessor Brendan Rodgers than some would care to admit. After all, he boasts an almost identical (and in some instances worse) record than the Ulsterman after 85 matches 

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Xabi Alonso announces his retirement from football, effective at the end of the season. “It wasn’t an easy decision to make, but I believe it’s the right time. I always thought it would be better to quit sooner rather than later. I still feel good, but I believe this is the right moment. I wanted 

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Today, Xabi Alonso‏ announces his retirement from the game. This season with Bayern Munich will be his last as a player: “Lived it. Loved it. Farewell beautiful game.” Not the conventional way of announcing the news but in this day and age, social media has replaced the press conference in some respects.   Illustrious The 35-year-old 

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Manchester United’s one-all draw against Bournemouth came as a wake-up call that the Red Devils need to start treating the Europa League with the commitment and gravity it merits. Not that they haven’t- given Jose Mourinho’s high affinity for silverware- but claiming the second tier European Cup may seem a less daunting task compared to 

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After two seasons of being close but no cigar, Ander Herrera has finally found his feet under the stewardship of Jose Mourinho, living up to the £29 million billing United parted with to acquire his services. The former Athletic Bilbao midfielder has starred in the middle of the park alongside Paul Pogba, even condescending the 

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Arsenal’s credentials to cope with tough away trips were put to the test when they travelled to the North West of England to play against Liverpool on Saturday. Both teams knew a win would further advance their chances of attaining Champions League qualification, and quite possibly mount a late Premier League charge: with Liverpool particularly 

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Leicester City put up a performance that would suffice a title winning side, as the crestfallen champions battered Liverpool with a 3-1 win at the King Power stadium on Monday night. The victory bore great significance, as it came in the wake of the dismissal of Claudio Ranieri: the man who against all odds delivered 

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Jose Mourinho secured his first major trophy since his appointment as Manchester United manager, when his side registered a 3-2 win over Southampton in the EFL Cup final. Under a vociferous atmosphere at the heart of the English capital, the encounter was set to be an enthralling final for both historical and pragmatic reasons. The 

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