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Simple Tweak to Lukaku's Role Keeps Charmed Prince Solskjær's Reign Alive

Simple Tweak to Lukaku's Role Keeps Charmed Prince Solskjær's Reign Alive

Easy game, this management lark. So easy, you wonder what on earth Ole Gunnar Solskjær was doing during his first stint in the Premier League: it didn’t seem this straightforward with Cardiff City. These days, though, it seems he can do no wrong.

How Did Barcelona End up Signing Kevin-Prince Boateng?

How Did Barcelona End up Signing Kevin-Prince Boateng?

Barcelona’s latest signing is football royalty, just not the way they expected. Late on Monday night, in the club store just across the concourse from the Camp Nou, closed to the public, he stood smiling and holding up his new shirt: “Prince, 19”.

Gonzalo Higuaín: ‘Infernal Machine’ Ready to Relaunch Career at Chelsea

"Not even a phone call.” Maurizio Sarri could not hide his disappointment. Gonzalo Higuaín had just left Napoli for Juventus for £75.3m but had not been in touch to say either goodbye or to explain himself.

Jarrod Bowen: From Playing Without Pay to Scoring for Fun at Hull

Jarrod Bowen: From Playing Without Pay to Scoring for Fun at Hull

At the start of December, when Hull were in the Championship relegation zone, it would have been easy for the club, in a city synonymous with cream-coloured telephone boxes, to raise the white flag.

Chelsea Have a Good Manager, Players – so Why Are They in a Mess?

Chelsea Have a Good Manager, Players – so Why Are They in a Mess?

In September 2016, after Chelsea had lost limply away to Arsenal, Antonio Conte laid into the “bad attitude” of his players. They went on to win their next 13 league games and by the end of the season were Premier League champions.

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