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Brighton’s March to return in September

Solly March is expected to miss Brighton’s first five games of the new Championship season Brighton manager Chris Hughton hopes winger Solly March will return from his long-term knee injury in September. The 22-year-old England Under-21 international suffered anterior cruciate ligament damage last December. “We are hoping to have him after the first international break,”

Wenger coy on Walcott future

Arsene Wenger has hinted Theo Walcott could be allowed to leave Arsenal in the summer as he struggles for first-team football. The 27-year-old forward has again battled with injury this season, while the emergence of Alex Iwobi and Joel Campbell have pushed his nose further out of joint. Walcott has been heavily linked with a

Hull hopes hinge on collapse – Bruce

Hull City are fourth in the Championship table after 42 games Manager Steve Bruce admits Hull City’s hopes of automatic promotion hinge on their Championship rivals collapsing. Tuesday’s 2-1 win at Reading sealed a play-off spot at the very least and moves Hull to within eight points of the top two with four games remaining.

Defender linked with Blues

Chelsea are being linked with a move for Valencia defender Aymen Abdennour ahead of the summer transfer window. The Blues are on the look-out for a new central defender to replace skipper John Terry, who will be leaving Stamford Bridge at the end of the season, and Abdennour is back on the radar. Chelsea were

Charges over Hillsborough banner taunt

Image copyright Liverpool Echo Image caption Police removed the banner over the M602 motorway in Salford Two men have been charged after a banner with the word “murderers” was displayed ahead of a match between Liverpool and Manchester United. Police removed the sign from a bridge on the M602 ahead of the Europa League tie