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24 October 2020 0

Manchester United 0-0 Chelsea: Hosts still searching for first home win this season

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By Simon StoneBBC Sport at Old Trafford

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Man Utd captain Harry Maguire escaped punishment for this first-half challenge on Chelsea skipper Cesar Azpilicueta

Chelsea manager Frank Lampard was adamant his team should have been awarded a penalty for a first-half foul on Cesar Azpilicueta in Saturday's goalless draw at Manchester United.

Blues captain Azpilicueta

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Bristol City 1-1 Swansea: Nakhi Wells’ penalty sees hosts avoid second home defeat in a week

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Bristol City 1-1 Swansea: Nakhi Wells' penalty sees hosts avoid second home defeat in a week after Jamal Lowe's drilled left-shot had given visitors the lead

  • Jamal Lowe opened the scoring for Swansea in their draw against Bristol City
  • The winger fired home early in the second half after Connor Roberts' good play 
  • Antoine Semenyo was brought down inside the box with eight minutes to go
  • And Nakhi Wells made
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Norwich strike late again to beat Wycombe

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Super-sub Mario Vrancic was the last-gasp hero for 10-man Norwich for the second game running as they beat Wycombe 2-1 at Carrow Road to make it three straight wins in the Championship.

Vrancic followed up his late winner against Birmingham in midweek by curling him a magnificent free-kick in the first minute of stoppage time as the visitors' search for their first point since promotion continued.

The Canaries dominated the …

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Pep Guardiola: Man City boss facing a rebuilding job – Keown

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Foden has a real sense for goal - Guardiola

One win in four Premier League games, another injury for Sergio Aguero and key players still missing - is this Pep Guardiola's biggest test in his four years at Manchester City?

Despite Phil Foden's equaliser in a 1-1 draw at West Ham on Saturday, City have

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Browne hits double as Preston earn comeback win

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Alan Browne hit a rapid-fire double as Preston came from behind to win 2-1 at Huddersfield.

The Terriers went into half-time leading through Frazier Campbell's first-time finish after eight minutes but they lost their way from that point, with North End taking a firm grip on the rest of the half.

They were deservedly level six minutes into the second half after an impressive turn and finish from Browne, and …

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Cooper strike denies Barnsley

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Barnsley remain without a win in the Championship this season but they came away from Millwall with a creditable 1-1 draw in caretaker manager Adam Murray's final game in charge.

The future of Murray following Valerien Ismael's appointment as head coach on Friday remains to be seen but he will have been pleased with what was a battling performance from the Tykes at The Den.

Both goals came at the …

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Champ highlights, round-up: Reading move five clear

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Reading moved five points clear at the top of the Championship with a 3-0 victory over Rotherham at the Madejski Stadium.

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Yakou Meite struck in either half and Lucas Joao added a late third from the penalty spot to preserve the Royals' unbeaten start to the season and condemn the Millers to their first …

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Bournemouth snatch late point against stubborn Watford

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Bournemouth dramatically extended their unbeaten start to life back in the Championship as Chris Mepham scored a stoppage-time equaliser in a 1-1 draw with Watford.

The Cherries - who were fortunate not to have Lloyd Kelly sent off early on - conceded the opener, when Croatian frontman Stipe Perica slid his first goal for the club since a summer move from Udinese (12).

Watford were brilliant in defence and looked …

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Deeney accuses social media giants of profiting from racist abuse

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Watford captain Troy Deeney has accused social media companies of profiting from racist abuse on their platforms.

A PFA-commissioned study has shown more than 3,000 explicitly abusive messages were sent to 44 high-profile current and former players during Project Restart.

Fifty-six per cent of all the discriminatory abuse identified during the study was racist.

Manchester City and England forward Raheem Sterling questioned whether there is a will from the big …

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Nottm Forest 1-1 Derby County: Cocu denied much-needed win after Jozwiak’s late strike is ruled out

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Nottingham Forest rally for a point in the East Midlands derby as Phillip Cocu’s future as Derby manager hangs in the balance with Wayne Rooney ready to replace Dutchman

  • Lyle Taylor rescued a point for Nottingham Forest with his first goal for the club 
  • Taylor poked home from close range to cancel out Martyn Waghorn's opener
  • Derby winger Kamil Jozwiak had a goal ruled out for offside in 77th minute