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Arsenal beat Everton to go third in WSL 1


Arsenal Women moved up to third in Women’s Super League One with a fourth successive win over Everton Ladies. Striker Beth Mead scored the only goal with a fine finish before home keeper Sari van Veenendaal made a fine save from Mollie Green. Courtney Sweetman-Kirk looked to have levelled for Everton after the break but for the offside flag. Danielle ...

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VAR: Decisions need to be made quicker, says former referee Chris Foy


Media playback is not supported on this device Video Assistant Referee (VAR) is suffering from “teething problems” and decisions need to be made quicker, says ex-Premier League referee Chris Foy. The use of an off-field official to help make decisions for the first time has produced mixed feedback so far. Sunday’s Carabao Cup match between Manchester City and Arsenal will ...

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Saturday's gossip column: Guardiola agrees new City deal


<!– Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has agreed a new contract with the club worth nearly £20m-a-year until 2021, a £3m increase on his current deal. It will be announced once the Spaniard wins his first trophy with City. Manchester United have stepped up their interest in signing Nice midfielder Jean Michael Seri. The 26-year-old Ivory Coast international has a ...

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Hull move clear of drop zone with win over Blades


Hull City moved three points clear of the Championship relegation zone with a vital win over Sheffield United. The game was briefly halted in a largely uneventful first half when home fans threw sponge balls on to the pitch in protest against the club’s owners. Nouha Dicko gave the hosts the lead with a fine finish after a neat ball ...

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Villarreal suspend Semedo after attempted murder charge


Villarreal have suspended defender Ruben Semedo without pay after he was charged with attempted murder[1] and held in custody without bail. On Thursday the court in Lliria, near Valencia, also charged the former Portugal Under-21 player with robbery, assault, “illegal detention” and possession of illegal weapons. Semedo denies the allegations. Semedo, 23, has played five times since joining Villarreal for ...

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Gareth Bale will 'always be important' to Real Madrid – Zidane


Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane says Gareth Bale “will always be important” to the club, despite leaving him out of three of the last four matches. Bale was again omitted for Wednesday’s 3-1 La Liga win at Leganes,[1] coming on for only the final 14 minutes. Reports in Spain claim he has “run out of credit” at the Bernabeu, and ...

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Leicester v Chelsea FA Cup quarter-final tie live on BBC One


Media playback is not supported on this device The FA Cup quarter-final between Leicester and Chelsea will be broadcast live on BBC One on Sunday, 18 March. Antonio Conte’s side – seven-time winners – play at their Premier League rival’s King Power Stadium in a 16:30 GMT kick-off. The fifth-round replay between Swansea and Sheffield Wednesday on Tuesday, 27 February ...

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