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Chelsea 4-2 Watford – BBC Sport

Right-sided defender Azpilicueta found himself in the left side of the opposition penalty box to head his side ahead Chelsea manager Antonio Conte said his side showed they have the “attitude to fight” as they scored two late goals to come from behind and claim a dramatic victory against Watford at Stamford Bridge. Cesar Azpilicueta […]

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Sebastien Bassong banned for driving at 110mph in Maserati

Image copyright PA Image caption Sebastien Bassong was disqualified from driving for 40 days Footballer Sebastien Bassong has been banned from driving for speeding at 110mph in his Maserati on a dual carriageway. The 31-year-old Cameroon international admitted speeding on the A11 near Thetford, Norfolk, on 21 December. During mitigation, Ipswich magistrates were told he […]

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Chelsea, Watford, Everton and Crystal Palace miss disabled spaces targets

Archive: Disabled fans ‘discriminated against’ Four Premier League clubs have missed their own deadline to meet wheelchair space targets for disabled fans. Chelsea, Crystal Palace, Watford and Everton have failed to meet targets agreed in 2015. Charity Level Playing Field (LPF) said those clubs had “let their disabled fans down” but added that “we are […]

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Crystal Palace v Man City: New Year’s Eve fixture change ‘appalling’

More fixtures over the Christmas period are expected to be changed, with all amendments to be announced by 27 October The decision to move Manchester City’s Premier League game against Crystal Palace to New Year’s Eve is “totally unacceptable”, says a City fans’ group. The match at Selhurst Park, originally scheduled for 30 December, will […]

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Ronald Koeman: ‘I’m still the man’ for Everton

Ronald Koeman says he is still the man to manage Everton but admits people at the club are a ‘little bit worried’ about their current run of form. Everton are just two points above Premier League relegation zone in 16th place and sit bottom of their Europa League group after three matches. READ MORE: Everton […]

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Martin Glenn: Baroness Sue Campbell says FA chief executive is ‘doing a very good job’

Campbell was appointed as head of women’s football at the FA in January 2016 Football Association chief executive Martin Glenn is “doing a very good job”, says Baroness Sue Campbell, the FA’s head of women’s football. FA bosses were in parliament on Wednesday to answer questions after discrimination claims against ex-England manager Mark Sampson. MP […]