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Anthony Martial and Jesse Lingard both score beauty to hand Jose Mourinho first league win in four games as Sam Allardyce suffers defeat for two games in a row.
@flamz: Jose Mourinho deserves huge credit for transforming Jesse Lingard this season. Heard nothing but praise for the way Pep has improved Sane and Sterling, but nobody mentions a thing about Jose.
@iceyez: Fantastic game Man United. Great display from Pogba in the second half, that is what we want to see. Beautiful Goal from Lingaard, He is just getting better and better…..That is just the way we like it
Burnley 1-2 Liverpool: Lovren and Klavan combine to score late goal to rectify mistake
Sadio Mane rises to the occasion when Philppe Coutinho and Mo Salah sit out but Liverpool’s typical defence gift out a late-minute goal to Burnley’s Gudmundsson.@Acktar: Fantastic goal by Mane. We might call this one an ugly win but hey, a win at Burnley with a weakened and tired squad is still a great result. YNWA@nayandeep: Kalvan is the hero tonight, Liverpool winning opening
Harry Kane and Mohamed Salah lead Flavblist’s Football Player of the Week nominees
The 5-man list includes Willian, Jesse Lingard, Mohamed Salah, Alexis Sanchez, Harry Kane.
Mo Salah named Arab football player of the year
Liverpool and Egypt striker Mohamed Salah was named Arab Player of the Year for 2017 on Monday in a poll of around 100 sports journalists from several Arab countries.
Real Madrid abandon plans to lure Eden Hazard from Chelsea (Marca)
Real Madrid are to shelve plans to sign Chelsea star Eden Hazard in order to allow Marco Asensio time and opportunity to flourish.
@Acktar: Hazard’s a top player. One of the best but it’s true that Ascensio is the future and can be even better then! Madrid’s right to stick with Ascensio rather than get Hazard
Barcelona ready to offer Umtiti a new contract to ward off Man Utd & City interest
Samuel Umtiti looks set for a bumper new contract as Barcelona attempt to stave off Premier League interest in the French centre-back.@Dilip Paudel: He is not going anywhere
January transfer news & rumours: Man Utd in talks for PSG star
Goal takes a look at the biggest transfer rumours from the Premier League, La Liga, Serie A and beyond as we head into the winter window
Paulinho’s market value triples since Barcelona transfer
Whilst his signing was met with widespread apathy, Paulinho’s market value has actually tripled since his arrival at the Camp Nou, such has been the quality of his performances in the first half of the LaLiga season.
Wilshere’s New Year’s resolution hints at new Arsenal contract
The England international is among those heading towards free agency at Emirates Stadium, but he has reiterated his desire to remain with the club
Adrien Silva finally completes Leicester City transfer
The Portugal international was on the bench for the Premier League club on New Year’s day four months after signing at the King Power Stadium.
WHAT THEY SAY
Mourinho blasts Scholes: “The only thing he does is to criticise”
The Red Devils boss has accused the former England international of being unfairly critical of his team and certain individuals within Old Trafford@wobacdkmuz: I think…its not paugba’s fault. if you look pogba he is succeeding everyday gradually. remember he just returned from injury so.. this is momentarily.
Valverde: Neymar’s departure was a difficult moment
Messi is still the best player in the world, insists Barcelona manager
Lionel Messi is still the best player on the planet, according to Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde.
Pogba praised for ‘vintage’ captain’s display by Henry
Thierry Henry was full of praise for Paul Pogba after watching his fellow Frenchman embrace the Manchester United captaincy in a dominant performance at Everton.
Klopp: I’ve never had six points in two days before
Ragnar Klavan scored in injury time to give Liverpool a dramatic Premier League victory over Burnley and extend their unbeaten run to 16 matches.
Florentino Perez: I hope that we continue our success in 2018
After a trophy laden 2017 for Real Madrid, president Florentino Perez has made clear that he hopes the club continues their success into 2018 during his New Year’s message.
Diego Costa admits he ‘suffered’ not playing at Chelsea after Conte froze him out
Former Chelsea forward Diego Costa is delighted to be back at his old club Atletico Madrid.
Adebayor: “Maybe I can dream of winning the Ballon d’Or”
A maiden league title in his career could be on the horizon for the Istanbul Basaksehir striker, who hopes it could propel him to great heights.
THESE THINGS HAPPEN
Manchester City have released a statement confirmig that Gabriel Jesus has suffered from a medial collateral ligament injury.
Pogba’s remarkable 435-day unbeaten run proves value to Man Utd
The France international midfielder has not been on the losing side in the Premier League for over a year, proving his worth to the Red Devils
Mourinho: Lukaku will be out for a week, it’s nothing really important
Jose Mourinho says he expects to be without Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku for the next week.
Wilfried Zaha avoids diving ban after penalty incident against Manchester City
The Football Association have decided not to take any action against Wilfried Zaha for the controversial penalty he won against Manchester City.