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  • Conte wants more from revitalised Hazard

    Conte wants more from revitalised Hazard

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    Conte wants more from revitalised Hazard

    Chelsea's revitalised winger Eden Hazard has been challenged to step up his performances even further after making an impressive start under new Blues boss Antonio Conte. Hazard, England's Footballer of the Year in 2015, endured a difficult campaign last season when Chelsea finished 10th in the table, Jose Mourinho was sacked and the Belgian international failed to score a Premier League goal until May. However, the former Lille player appears to have rediscovered his mojo. Now, with Conte …

  • Ranieri plays down Schmeichel injury fears

    Ranieri plays down Schmeichel injury fears

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    Ranieri plays down Schmeichel injury fears

    Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri played down fears over the fitness of Kasper Schmeichel after the goalkeeper was injured during the Premier League champions' 2-1 win over Swansea City. Ranieri's side secured their first win of the season on Saturday as Jamie Vardy ended his wait for a first goal of the campaign and then, in an added bonus, Claudio Ranieri allayed concerns about Schmeichel. The Leicester 'keeper limped off in the second half, prompting concerns that he could miss the …

  • Klopp confident Liverpool are on right track

    Klopp confident Liverpool are on right track

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    Klopp confident Liverpool are on right track

    Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp expressed optimism about his team's progress despite the frustration of a 1-1 draw against Tottenham Hotspur at White Hart Lane. James Milner put Liverpool ahead with a 43rd-minute penalty in Saturday's game, but the visitors could not make their superiority count and conceded a 72nd-minute equaliser to Danny Rose. Having beaten Arsenal and then lost at Burnley, Klopp's men have only four points after three games, but he felt their display against Spurs …

  • Sterling 'feels the love' at City - Guardiola

    Sterling 'feels the love' at City - Guardiola

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    Sterling 'feels the love' at City - Guardiola

    Raheem Sterling feels the love at Manchester City and it has led to better displays, according to manager Pep Guardiola. …

  • Kroos lifts Real Madrid to win, Atletico stumbles again

    Kroos lifts Real Madrid to win, Atletico stumbles again

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    Kroos lifts Real Madrid to win, Atletico stumbles again

    BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Toni Kroos' late score ensured Real Madrid won its home opener over a feisty Celta Vigo 2-1 on Saturday, while Atletico Madrid stumbled in a second straight round of the Spanish league. …