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W2W4: Arsenal should look to Ramsey, Liverpool need a big win

Aaron Ramsey showed in the North London derby just what Arsenal will soon be missing, while Liverpool need a convincing performance at long last.

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Arsenal show Man United how to replace a legendary manager

Manchester United have lurched from one disaster to the next since Sir Alex Ferguson retired, but Arsenal seem to have got it right first time.

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Wednesday's Games

Man City survive Watford scare despite Jesus' wastefulness

Man City were winners at Watford despite a late Hornets fightback, but Gabriel Jesus, handed another chance, concerningly missed the mark again.

Mahrez, Sane 8/10 as City hold on

The scoreline may not have suggested as much, but Manchester City won emphatically at Watford, led by David Silva, Riyad Mahrez and Leroy Sane.

Guardiola has 'trust' in City amid FFP probe

An independent investigation was opened by European football's governing body into City following allegations in German magazine Der Spiegel.

Transfers

LIVE Transfer Talk: Prem clubs in battle for Pavard

The Stuttgart defender starred for France during the World Cup and Liverpool, Tottenham and Bayern are tracking him. Transfer Talk has the latest.

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Transfer Rater: Ramsey to Barca? Pulisic moving in January?

Shaka Hislop examines the latest transfer rumours involving Aaron Ramsey, Ruben Loftus-Cheek, Christian Pulisic, Chicharito and Toby Alderweireld.

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Ramsey, Martial, Rabiot lead top free agents

The January transfer window is almost upon us, but it could be the last chance for clubs to sell these players before they depart for free.

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BALLON D'OR 2018

Fear and loathing at a bizarre Ballon d'Or

Two days after the "yellow vest" protestors submerged Paris in fire and tear gas, Luka Modric was voted No. 1 in a bizarre Ballon d'Or.

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Why Modric winning the Ballon d'Or matters in Spain

Some people don't consider the Ballon d'Or a big deal, but Sid Lowe explains why Luka Modric winning the prize will resonate in Spain.

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Modric ends Ronaldo-Messi hold on Ballon d'Or

After winning the Champions League with Real Madrid and leading Croatia to the World Cup final, Luka Modric has capped off 2018 by winning European football's biggest individual prize.

Football

Extra Time: Most underrated player; is Craig Burley human?

The guys respond to your tweets about the Ballon d'Or, the world's most underrated player, Jose Mourinho and why Craig Burley won't support a team.

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Neymar, Salah and the rise of the wide forward

There was a point in time when the stars of football played through the middle, but these days the biggest names wreak havoc from the wings.

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Extra Time: Neymar's tainted legacy, Keylor Navas, ranking Arjen Robben

The FC guys answer your tweets on Neymar's diving, Keylor Navas' future, where Arjen Robben ranks among the Dutch greats and more.

10:28

Making the case for Man City being the best in the world

Steve Nicol says Manchester City's win over Watford was evidence of why they are the best football team in the world right now.

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Transfer Rater: Ramsey to Barca? Pulisic moving in January?

Shaka Hislop examines the latest transfer rumours involving Aaron Ramsey, Ruben Loftus-Cheek, Christian Pulisic, Chicharito and Toby Alderweireld.

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Guardiola defends Klopp's on-pitch celebrations

Pep Guardiola points out that he's also celebrated excessively at times, as Jurgen Klopp did after Liverpool's late winner over Everton.

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Does altercation mean the end for Maradona in Mexico?

Herculez Gomez says Diego Maradona needs to be punished for his altercation with fans, but doesn't think his time coaching in Mexico is over.

1:45

Why Modric winning the Ballon d'Or matters in Spain

Some people don't consider the Ballon d'Or a big deal, but Sid Lowe explains why Luka Modric winning the prize will resonate in Spain.

1:38

Would Robben be a good fit for MLS?

Craig Burley shares his thoughts on Arjen Robben's next destination after the longtime Bayern winger announced he'll be leaving at season's end.

3:18

Burley: England-Netherlands stands out in Nations League

With the UEFA Nations League semifinals set, Craig Burley believes a resurgent Netherlands side will give England all they can handle.

2:38

Origi describes 'special' derby winner for Liverpool

Divock Origi and Virigil Van Dijk break down Origi's last-gasp winner for Liverpool in the Merseyside derby against Everton.

1:35

Klopp apologises for celebrating on the field

Jurgen Klopp said that he apologised to Everton manager Marco Silva for running onto the field after Divock Origi's late winner.

1:42

U.S. soccer

Amid U.S.'s future focus, Berhalter just wants to get to work

As their new coach was introduced in upscale New York surrounds, U.S. Soccer wanted to look forward. Who could blame them? The past has been brutal.

U.S.-Panama friendly Berhalter's first in charge

Berhalter, 45, will oversee the U.S.'s annual winter camp beginning on Jan. 7, in Carson, California, before overseeing a pair of friendlies.

Berhalter 'humbled, honored' to manage U.S. team

The former Columbus Crew manager said he is ready for the challenge of leading the team back to the World Cup.

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