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Crystal Palace blow as new signing Michael Olise a doubt for start of the season

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Crystal Palace making moves

The close of the 2020/21 campaign left Crystal Palace in a bit of a precarious spot.

The Eagles parted ways with Roy Hodgson, whilst in possession of an ageing squad with a number of players coming to the ends of their contracts.

However, so far, Palace have done a decent job of reshaping their squad for the future.

19-year-old Michael Olise has arrived on a permanent …

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Malmo 2-1 Rangers: Steven Davis goal ‘an important lifeline’, says Steven Gerrard

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Malmo celebrate increasing their lead as Rangers' Scott Wright and Cedric Itten trudge back to halway
Rangers were punished for a sloppy start to the second half

Steven Davis' "big moment" has given Rangers "an important lifeline" in their quest to reach the Champions League group stage despite defeat by Malmo, says manager Steven Gerrard.

Davis rattled the ball home from the edge of the box in the 95th minute of a difficult night for the Scottish champions in Sweden.

Soren Rieks and Veljko Birmancevic scored

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West Brom’s stance on fee required to land West Ham-linked Matheus Pereira revealed following Brazilian’s Twitter statement

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Matheus Pereira a standout

After impressing in their promotion-winning campaign, Matheus Pereira was signed by West Brom on a permanent basis in August of 2020.

The Brazilian then went on to enjoy a solid 2020/21, despite the Baggies being relegated from the Premier League once again.

In 33 league ties Pereira was able to score 11 goals and provide six assists for West Brom and was by far and away …

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Manchester United’s Diogo Dalot outlines aspirations for new season

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Diogo Dalot’s AC Milan stint

Diogo Dalot would spend the 2020/21 campaign on loan in the Serie A with AC Milan.

The Portuguese departed Old Trafford after struggling for any sort of regular first-team action.

In Milan, Dalot would become a fairly integral part of their side, featuring 34 times across all competitions.

In said outings he would score two goals and provide three assists, helping the Rossoneri to a …

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FPL fans take note: Riyad Mahrez stars in Man City’s latest pre-season win whilst English duo remain absent

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Man City & FPL

Given their dominance under Pep Guardiola throughout the last several years, you would assume that Manchester City have a number of top Fantasy Premier League assets.

And whilst this is true to an extent, picking a Man City player for your FPL side can be something of a risk.

The main reason for this is that Pep Guardiola rotates his squads quite a lot, leading to …

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Christian Eriksen: Referee Anthony Taylor reflects on moment Denmark star collapsed

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By Simon StoneBBC Sport

Defibrillators save lives and that's the bottom line - Taylor

Anthony Taylor, the referee for the Euro 2020 match that saw Christian Eriksen collapse with a cardiac arrest, said he knew straight away that the Denmark midfielder was in a serious condition.

Prince William led the chorus of congratulations for

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The fee Inter Milan want to allow Chelsea-linked Romelu Lukaku to leave club

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Chelsea eyeing a striker

One of Chelsea’s main priorities this summer has seemingly been the addition of a centre-forward.

The Blues’ main issue in 2020/21 was their lack of goals, with Jorginho having finished the Premier League campaign as their top scorer with just seven strikes.

The capital outfit, in turn, have been attempting to address the issue, amid assurances that signing a striker is the overriding priority at Stamford …

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Premier League: Players from all 20 clubs will continue to take the knee

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Premier League players kneeling in Black Lives Matter solidarity

Players from all 20 Premier League clubs say they will continue to take the knee as a symbol of their "unity against all forms of racism".

The Premier League "wholeheartedly support" the decision that has been made.

A 'No Room For Racism' sleeve badge will also be

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Top 10 centre-backs in the Premier League 2021-22

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Who is the best centre-back in the Premier League?

The Premier League will get underway on August 13th this year.

Manchester City will head into the competition looking to defend their crown, which they won with relative ease last time around.

However, City will face some stiff competition from Thomas Tuchel’s Chelsea, a revitalised Liverpool and an improving Manchester United.

Whichever team does lift the Premier League this time …

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Arsenal’s Albert Sambi Lokonga outlines what made him sad about his Emirates debut

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Arsenal sign Lokonga

Arsenal completed their second signing of the summer window on July 19th.

The Gunners had already secured the services of Nuno Tavares from Benfica, with the 21-year-old expected to provide back-up to starting left-back, Kieran Tierney.

And Tavares was joined in north London by former Anderlecht midfielder, Albert Sambi Lokonga.

On the back of his …