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For now, the best thing Harry Kane could do is accept that he made his bed – now it’s time to lie in it. Photograph: Pool/AFP via Getty Images

It seems like everyone is feeling sorry for Harry Kane. Beaten last week in the north London derby, on Thursday he was part of a shambolic Europa Leag(...)

Leeds United manager Marcelo Bielsa has been a breath of fresh air in the Premier League. Photo: Oli Scarff - Pool/Getty Images

Back when Amazon was the name of a big river running across South America, a businessman called Jeff Bezos was setting up a shopping/warehousing/deliv(...)

Mesut Oezil on a plane upon his arrival at Istanbul, Turkey, on January 18th. He terminated his contract with Arsenal in order to complete his transfer to Fenerbahce. Photograph: EPA

Not every footballer dazzles on the first impression, but Mesut Özil is one whom I vividly remember seeing play for the first time. It was on October (...)

Arsenal’s Martin Keown taunts Manchester United’s Ruud van Nistelrooy after he missed a penalty given away by Keown in the final minutes of the game at Old Trafford on September 21st, 2003. Photograph: Paul Barker/AFP via Getty Images

Many clubs have struggled at Old Trafford in the Premier League era, but it’s perhaps surprising that Arsenal have such a poor record at the ground. F(...)

 Depay scoring for Manchester United against Club Brugge  in August 2015. Photograph:  Peter Powell/EPA

The longer you spend exploring the strange and spellbinding world of Memphis Depay, the brilliant 26-year-old Lyon forward, the more you find and the (...)

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer congratulates Mason Greenwood after his brace against Bournemouth. Photograph: Peter Powell/AFP/Getty

The last time Manchester United won the league, they finished miles ahead of their biggest rivals: 11 points ahead of second-placed Manchester City an(...)

Manchester United striker Anthony Martial dinks the ball over Sheffield United goalkeeper Simon Moore to complete his hat-trick in the Premier League game at Old Trafford. Photograph:   Michael Steele/Pool/AFP via Getty Images

Manchester United 3 Sheffield United 0 Anthony Martial scored Manchester United’s first Premier League hat-trick since Robin van Persie for Alex Ferg(...)

Odion Ighalo’s loan spell at Manchester United is coming to an end. Photograph: Adam Davy/PA Wire

Manchester United’s wish to extend Odion Ighalo’s loan beyond next Monday is set to be rejected, with Shanghai Greenland Shenhua unwilling to allow th(...)

Virgil van Dijk has once again been imperious at the heart of the Liverpool defence. Photograph:  Michael Regan/Getty Images

Arsenal: 9th A dismal season for Arsenal ended with green shoots of revival - Unai Emery limped through to the end of November - with four of th(...)

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: ‘I’ve admired Pep’s team; they have raised the bar so much since Pep came.’ Photograph: Clive Mason/Getty

Pep Guardiola has said he would rather live in the Maldives or play golf than manage Manchester United even if it were the only job on offer. Asked w(...)

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