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Nice 4-0 Monaco – BBC Sport

Mario Balotelli (right) has scored 17 goals in 21 starts for Nice in Ligue 1 Mario Balotelli scored twice as Nice thrashed Monaco, ending the Ligue 1 champions’ 100% winning start to the season. The former Manchester City and Liverpool striker netted from the penalty spot after just six minutes and tapped in his second […]

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Transfer gossip: Lemar, Alderweireld, Sterling, Costa, Coutinho

For completed deals, check our transfers page. Transfer news Arsenal have agreed a deal in principle to sign Thomas Lemar from Monaco in January. The 21-year-old France midfielder will sign a five-year deal worth £250,000 a week. (Daily Star Sunday) Manchester United are prepared to rival the Gunners in the chase for Lemar. (Sunday Mirror) […]

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Arsenal 3-0 Bournemouth – BBC Sport

Danny Welbeck has now scored three Premier League goals this season, one more than he scored in all of last season Danny Welbeck scored twice as Arsenal returned to winning ways and condemned winless Bournemouth to a fourth successive defeat. The Gunners came into the game on the back of two costly defeats by Stoke […]

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Alexis Sanchez: Arsenal forward will win fans back – Arsene Wenger

Arsenal 3-0 Bournemouth: Alexis Sanchez told me he is focused – Arsene Wenger Alexis Sanchez will “win the fans back quickly” after playing for Arsenal for the first time since almost joining Manchester City on transfer deadline day, says boss Arsene Wenger. Arsenal had agreed a £60m deal with City for Sanchez, 28, but it […]

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Leicester City 1-2 Chelsea – BBC Sport

Kante joined Chelsea from Leicester in the summer of 2016 N’Golo Kante says he did not celebrate after scoring against Leicester out of respect for his former side, as Chelsea beat the Foxes to climb into the top three. Both sides struggled to find a finishing touch before Alvaro Morata nodded in Cesar Azpilicueta’s searching […]

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Hoffenheim 2-0 Bayern Munich – BBC Sport

Mark Uth has scored five goals in six games this season Mark Uth scored twice as Hoffenheim inflicted a first Bundesliga defeat on Bayern Munich since April. Uth, who scored against Liverpool in their Champions League play-off last month, fired in the opener after Bayern were caught out by a quick throw. The striker then […]