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Premier League clubs 2016/17: League of hate results – the most despised teams in England’s top flight revealed!

Intense rivalry is what makes the Premier League great. Of course there’s an unspoken respect between clubs, but it’s the hatred felt towards one another that makes us love the drama that comes with English football. Taking such hatred into consideration, a national newspaper survey asked 10,000 fans from across the country which sides they

‘Arsenal target’ Higuain valued at £80m

Gonzalo Higuain has been linked with a move to Arsenal Arsenal must pay Napoli 94m euros (£80m) to sign Argentina striker Gonzalo Higuain, according to a source close to the Italian club. Reports on Tuesday suggested the 28-year-old’s representatives are set for talks with the English side. “There are no direct offers,” the source told

Wednesday’s Semedo signs new contract

Jose Semedo scored his only league goal for Sheffield Wednesday against Wycombe in October 2011 Sheffield Wednesday midfielder Jose Semedo has signed a new one-year contract to stay with the Championship club until the end of 2016-17. Semedo joined Wednesday from Charlton in July 2011, having rejected a new contract at the Valley. The 31-year-old

Giggs won’t rush into solo role

Ryan Giggs says he has no immediate plans to step into management after Manchester United confirmed his exit from the club. Giggs is leaving Old Trafford after 29 years as a player and coach to pursue his managerial ambitions after Jose Mourinho took over the reins from predecessor Louis van Gaal. Giggs, who made a

Euro 2016: Tottenham defender Jan Vertonghen out for ‘six to eight weeks’ with ankle injury

Tottenham defender Jan Vertonghen faces up to eight weeks on the sidelines after tearing ankle ligaments on the eve of Belgium’s Euro 2016 quarter-final with Wales. Before travelling up to Lille on Thursday, the 29-year-old sustained what was initially reported to be a twisted ankle during training at their team base in Bordeaux. Vertonghen was pictured

Koeman wary of Southampton ‘fights’

Media playback is not supported on this device Everton’s Ronald Koeman wary of ‘fights’ with Southampton New Everton boss Ronald Koeman says it would be “difficult” for him to sign players from former club Southampton. Koeman, who spent two seasons as Saints manager, was reported to be interested in signing defender Virgil van Dijk. The