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Cardiff 2-3 Blackburn: Adam Armstrong’s wonder goal sees Cardiff’s play-off hopes suffer setback

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Cardiff 2-3 Blackburn: Adam Armstrong's wondergoal sees Bluebirds' play-off hopes suffer setback

  • Adam Armstrong scored from 45 yards as Blackburn won 3-2 against Cardiff 
  • Will Vaulks put Cardiff in the lead before Danny Graham equalised for Blackburn
  • Robert Glatzel restored the hosts' advantage but Dominic Samuel then scored 
  • Cardiff remain sixth but face a major battle to secure a spot in the play offs
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Mikel Arteta ‘does not understand’ VAR pitchside mointor rules after Eddie Nketiah red card

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Arteta angered by red card decisions against Foxes

Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta says he does not understand the use of pitch-side monitors in the Premier League after the decision to send off Eddie Nketiah in the 1-1 draw with Leicester.

Referee Chris Kavanagh initially showed Nketiah a yellow card for his high tackle on Justin James.

But after consulting with the VAR officials and viewing a replay himself, he changed …

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Arsenal 1-1 Leicester City: Vardy rescues point for visitors after Aubameyang opener

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Vardy is the Premier League's top scorer with 22 goals

Jamie Vardy's late equaliser gave Leicester City a vital point to keep their Champions League hopes on track and end Arsenal's recent winning streak.

The Gunners looked on course for a fifth successive victory to maintain their own outside chance of a place in Europe's elite competition next season after Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang swept in his 20th league goal of the …

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Bruce calls on Premier League clubs to help EFL

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Steve Bruce was appointed Newcastle head coach on a three-year contract last July

Steve Bruce was appointed Newcastle head coach on a three-year contract last July

Steve Bruce has called on Premier League clubs to fund a rescue package for their struggling EFL counterparts amid a brewing financial crisis in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

Championship club Wigan became the latest club to go into administration last week, just a month after being taken over, and Newcastle head

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Armstrong wonder goal dents Cardiff hopes

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Adam Armstrong's 45-yard wonder goal dented Cardiff's play-off hopes as Blackburn took the spoils with a thrilling 3-2 victory.

​​​​​Tony Mowbray's Rovers twice came from behind thanks to goals from Danny Graham and Dominic Samuel before Armstrong produced one of the goals of the Sky Bet Championship season.

Cardiff's Will Vaulks had opened the scoring with another superb strike and Robert Glatzel put the Bluebirds back ahead after Graham's equaliser …

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Nottingham Forest 0-1 Fulham: Harry Arter scores stunner to keep Fulham’s top two hopes alive

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Nottingham Forest 0-1 Fulham: Harry Arter scores stunner to keep Cottagers' automatic promotion hopes alive and dent home side's play-off push

  • Harry Arter gave Fulham the lead in fourth minute of first-half injury time
  • Nottingham Forest upped their intensity in the second half in push for equaliser
  • Defeat leaves Reds in fifth place and look set for Championship play-offs 
  • Victory leaves Fulham four points behind West Brom who play Derby
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Nottingham Forest 0-1 Fulham: Harry Arter strike gives Cottagers victory

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Harry Arter has scored in two successive away games for Fulham

Harry Arter's spectacular 25-yard strike was enough for Fulham to win at Nottingham Forest and move to within four points of an automatic promotion spot.

In an otherwise scrappy game at an empty City Ground, Arter found the top corner on the turn after the ball had appeared to hit his arm following a sliding tackle in the build-up.…

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Halme strikes late to salvage point for Barnsley

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A late goal by Barnsley substitute Aapo Halme saw the Tykes salvage an important point at Luton in the battle of the Championship's bottom two teams.

The draw leaves Luton at the foot of the table on 41 points, with Barnsley a single point better off - and now just three behind Hull in 21st.

The Tykes threatened first, Conor Chaplin's header forcing Simon Sluga to tip over the bar …

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Huddersfield pick up valuable point in stalemate

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Huddersfield gained what could prove a vital point in their battle against Championship relegation with a 0-0 draw at Reading.

Neither side was able to make the breakthrough in a dour first half, with Huddersfield's 18-goal striker Karlan Grant a peripheral figure.

The game did not improve much after the break, with Reading equally culpable, and Grant twice failed to make the most of good openings.

Huddersfield had won only …

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Watford 2-1 Norwich: Danny Welbeck’s overhead kick gives Hornets vital victory

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Danny Welbeck's goal was his first in the Premier League for Watford since joining on a free transfer in August

Danny Welbeck scored the winner with a spectacular overhead kick as Watford came from behind to beat Norwich and move four points clear of the Premier League relegation zone.

Norwich, who remain bottom of the table and are now 10 points behind the 17th-placed Hornets, will be relegated if they …