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Premier League: Chelsea's Frank Lampard 'amused, not annoyed' at Klopp's spending jibe
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Premier League: Chelsea's Frank Lampard 'amused, not annoyed' at Klopp's spending jibe

Lampard has invested around £200 million ($257 million) on Timo Werner, Kai Havertz, Hakim Ziyech, and Ben Chilwell, with Thiago Silva arriving on a free transfer and goalkeeper Edouard Mendy reportedly set to join from Rennes.

Premier League: Champions of the world but Liverpool can still improve, says Jurgen Klopp
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Premier League: Champions of the world but Liverpool can still improve, says Jurgen Klopp

Klopp’s side won the Champions League, Super Cup and Club World Cup titles last year, but the German said that their rivals will look to close the gap.

Premier League: Brighton manager Graham Potter says third player who contracted coronavirus is doing well
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Premier League: Brighton manager Graham Potter says third player who contracted coronavirus is doing well

Two Brighton players contracted the novel coronavirus in March and April and the latest positive result had cast doubt on the Premier League’s plans to resume the campaign, which has been suspended due to the pandemic.

Coronavirus Outbreak: COVID-19 crisis presents global football a chance at redemption
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Coronavirus Outbreak: COVID-19 crisis presents global football a chance at redemption

Football, like society, faces its biggest crisis since World War II. How the sport addresses this will go a long way in deciding its future

ISL 2019-20: Chennaiyin FC to take on Kerala Blasters FC in first home match for new CFC coach Owen Coyle
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ISL 2019-20: Chennaiyin FC to take on Kerala Blasters FC in first home match for new CFC coach Owen Coyle

Chennaiyin FC takes on Kerala Blasters FC in an Indian Super League match on Friday in what will be the first home match for new CFC coach Owen Coyle as both sides look for a second win of the season

Euro 2020 qualifiers: Poland, Russia secure places as Germany, Netherlands boost hopes of reaching finals
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Euro 2020 qualifiers: Poland, Russia secure places as Germany, Netherlands boost hopes of reaching finals

Poland and Russia secured their places at Euro 2020 on Sunday with victories over North Macedonia and Cyprus respectively, while Germany and the Netherlands boosted their hopes of reaching the finals.

FIFA World Cup 2022 qualifiers: Indonesia slapped with fine over crowd trouble during Malaysia clash
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FIFA World Cup 2022 qualifiers: Indonesia slapped with fine over crowd trouble during Malaysia clash

Indonesia's national football association has been fined by FIFA over crowd trouble during a World Cup qualifier against Malaysia, the organisation said on Wednesday.

Premier League: Defender Benjamin Mendy ruled out of Manchester City's clash against Wolves due to hamstring problem
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Premier League: Defender Benjamin Mendy ruled out of Manchester City's clash against Wolves due to hamstring problem

Manchester City defender Benjamin Mendy has suffered a fresh injury blow after he was ruled out of Sunday's game against Wolverhampton Wanderers with a hamstring problem.

Premier League: Riyad Mahrez's revival provides fresh impetus for Manchester City as they host Wolves
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Premier League: Riyad Mahrez's revival provides fresh impetus for Manchester City as they host Wolves

Riyad Mahrez is finally back to his best after a frustrating debut season with Manchester City and the Premier League champions are reaping the rewards as they fight to keep pace with title rivals Liverpool.

Former UEFA president Michel Platini free to return to football after 4-year ban but investigation continues
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Former UEFA president Michel Platini free to return to football after 4-year ban but investigation continues

Former UEFA president Michel Platini is finally free to return to football next week when his four-year ban for ethics violations ends.

LaLiga: Real Madrid face Granada in unlikely top of the table clash; Barcelona take on Sevilla
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LaLiga: Real Madrid face Granada in unlikely top of the table clash; Barcelona take on Sevilla

Real Madrid have hardly got going and Granada have just arrived but LaLiga's chaotic opening few weeks means they face each other in an unlikely battle of first against second on Saturday.

FIFA World Cup 2022 qualifiers: Defender Rahul Bheke ruled out of India's match against Bangladesh due to injury
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FIFA World Cup 2022 qualifiers: Defender Rahul Bheke ruled out of India's match against Bangladesh due to injury

Defender Rahul Bheke was on Wednesday ruled out of India's upcoming 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers match against Bangladesh due to an injury.

Champions League: Mauro Icardi opens PSG account to claim 1-0 victory over Galatasaray
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Champions League: Mauro Icardi opens PSG account to claim 1-0 victory over Galatasaray

Mauro Icardi scored his first Paris Saint-Germain goal as the French champions beat Galatasaray 1-0 to move four points clear at the top of their Champions League group on Tuesday.

Serie A: Antonio Conte's back-to-basics style pays off as Inter Milan beat Sampdoria ahead of Champions League clash against Barcelona
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Serie A: Antonio Conte's back-to-basics style pays off as Inter Milan beat Sampdoria ahead of Champions League clash against Barcelona

Antonio Conte has returned to Italian football in style with Inter Milan flying high under his back-to-basics guidance, ahead of a Champions League trip to Barcelona that will test the Serie A leaders' continental credentials.

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola in no mood to rein in Benjamin Mendy's social media personality
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Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola in no mood to rein in Benjamin Mendy's social media personality

Earlier in the campaign, Guardiola had encouraged the French World Cup winner to "forget a little bit of social media" to concentrate on his football.

AFC Asian Cup 2019: Son Heung-min gives South Korea ballast ahead of last-16 clash as nervous Spurs watch
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AFC Asian Cup 2019: Son Heung-min gives South Korea ballast ahead of last-16 clash as nervous Spurs watch

Tottenham Hotspur will be concerned that Son Heung-min not only started the game in Abu Dhabi, but completed 87 minutes — long enough for China's rugged defenders to leave their mark on South Korea's talismanic captain.

AFC president Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa announces re-election bid, says he won't allow organization to lapse into 'chaos'
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AFC president Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa announces re-election bid, says he won't allow organization to lapse into 'chaos'

Asian Football Confederation president Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa has announced a bid for re-election, stating that he's trying to prevent the organization from slipping into chaos.

ISL 2018-19: Canadian striker Iain Hume expected to be fit only in December, says Pune City coach Miguel Portugal
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ISL 2018-19: Canadian striker Iain Hume expected to be fit only in December, says Pune City coach Miguel Portugal

Pune City coach Miguel Portugal has stated that their newly acquired Canadian striker Iain Hume will miss the first month and potentially more of the ISL season.

Premier League: From Kepa Arrizabalaga to Riyad Mahrez, top 5 most expensive transfers in this window
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Premier League: From Kepa Arrizabalaga to Riyad Mahrez, top 5 most expensive transfers in this window

This summer transfer window saw the Premier League cross the 1 billion pounds mark for the fifth year in a row, with a few records being broken along the way. Here we take a look at the most expensive transfers of this window.