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Got a TV Licence?You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer. It’s the law.Find out moreSummaryPremier League news conferences: Aston Villa, Crystal Palace, Tottenham, Wolves (all 13:00) Norwich (13:15), Chelsea, Everton, Leicester & Man City (13:30)Transfer gossip: West Ham target Belgian midfielder Marouane FellainiTransfer gossip: Chelsea…


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By Steve Sutcliffe

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  1. ‘I became a pundit as soon as I made that commentary’

    Tottenham v Liverpool (Sat, 17:30 GMT)

    Tottenham Hotspur

    Tottenham supervisor Jose Mourinhois asked about asserting that the Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp “didn’t like the menu” Manchester United served up in a 1-1 Premier League design at Archaic Trafford earlier in the season.

    “In that 2nd I became no longer a football coach I became a pundit, I
    made that commentary attributable to I concept United did completely,” he said.

    “I without a doubt hang been in
    a similar positions as Jurgen is now, have to you are top-of-the-line crew and faded to
    a hit.

    “United hang been in an advanced 2nd and you reward the guys [who stop it]. In that match [Ole Gunnar] Solskjaer and the
    avid gamers did a extremely correct job to almost take and I felt I had a accountability to
    be protective of that.”

  2. Son Heung-min wins Aim of the Month

  3. ‘Harry is irreplaceable’

    Tottenham v Liverpool (Sat, 17:30 GMT)

    Tottenham Hotspur

    Tottenham supervisor Jose Mourinhohad barely got g*y in his seat sooner than the H b**b?

    I mean have faith what it is like to be asked about shedding arguably your most influential participant at a necessary time in the season. Harry Kane might be rather a loss.

    “Harry is irreplaceable,” Mourinho said.

    “There might be not any such thing as a participant who can take his
    location. It is surgical treatment and a lengthy, very lengthy time. You realize that we are in a position to no longer play like we
    on the total play when Harry Kane is in the crew. We are in a position to’t attain it the identical design as
    we attain with Harry.”

  4. Submit update

    Tottenham v Liverpool (Sat, 17:30 GMT)

    Produce no longer you trusty cherish the manner that there is continuously a bottle of water in shot at every supervisor press conference.

    Anyway…Jose Mourinho has done having a natter with the journalists down on the Spurs coaching ground so we’ll all of that in a couple of moments.

    Jose Mourinho

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  5. Questions for Pep

    Aston Villa v Man City (Sun, 16:30GMT)

    Pep Guardiola desires to be in a correct temper presently.

    Manchester City are on a correct rush of form, hang trusty hammered Manchester United and are taking a scrutinize ahead to a extremely winnable trot to Aston Villa on Sunday.

    This could presumably be interesting to know how terminate Aymeric Laporte is to being match.

    ..

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    Picture caption: Man City
  6. BreakingTosun joins Palace on mortgage

    Crystal Palace

    Signed, sealed and delivered.

    Turkish world Cenk Tosun has joined Crystal Palace on mortgage from Everton until the stop of the season.

  7. Right here comes Jose

    Excuse the running interpret..this chap is up in the meantime.

    Two guesses what Jose Mourinho might be talking about…

    Mourinho

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  8. Submit update

    Correct I’ve got a flurry of Premier League data conferences creating.

    We’ll be hearing from Aston Villa, Crystal Palace, Tottenham, Wolves (all 13:00). Then Norwich (13:15) with Chelsea, Everton, Leicester and Man City (13:30) all a puny bit later.

    That interprets to a extremely busy subsequent hour.

  9. Submit update

    Simply seeing something flashing across my display cloak to inform me that Olivier Giroud’s agents hang agreed phrases with Inter Milan over a January switch from Chelsea…well per Sky Italy.

    Let me gain this appropriate, Inter signed Romelu Lukaku and Alexis Sanchez from Manchester United in the summer.

    They hang an offer in for Ashley Younger (from Manchester United), they’re it sounds as if fascinated with Christian Eriksen (Tottenham) and now they wish Giroud.

    What’s occurring?

  10. Submit update

    This morning we talked about that Brighton goalkeeper Mat Ryan is taking a scrutinize to attain his bit per the bushfires in australia.

    And now, thanks to our pals at Opta, we are in a position to roughly determine what the scale of that contribution would be on a mean Premier League weekend.

  11. Submit update

    Leicester City v Southampton (Sat, 15:00 GMT)

    A chunk of Friday morning messing at coaching….

  12. Coyle joins Fleetwood from Leeds

    Lewie Coyle

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    Dropping down to the Championship and League one for a 2nd…

    Leeds United defender Lewie Coyle has joined League One aspect Fleetwood Town for an undisclosed fee.

    The 24-twelve months-worn has been on mortgage with the Cod Navy since 2017 and has now finished a everlasting jog to Highbury.

    Infrequently an sudden one.

  13. ‘Or no longer it is a proud 2nd’ – Alexander-Arnold

    Tottenham v Liverpool (Sat, 17:30 GMT)

    Liverpool

    No surprise without a doubt right here….

    Liverpool appropriate-reductionTrent Alexander-Arnoldbecame named Premier League participant of the month for December – a pleasant puny participant-supervisor double eh!

    “Or no longer it is a proud 2nd,”Alexander-Arnoldsaid. “Now we hang had a correct month as a crew.

    “There hang been many avid gamers that hang been up for it so it is an honour to be the actual person that won it.”

  14. ‘Or no longer it is correct, but I are seeking to take it in January’ – Klopp

    Tottenham v Liverpool (Sat, 17:30 GMT)

    Liverpool

    Liverpool’sJurgen Klopphas been named Premier League supervisor of the month for a file-equalling fourth time.

    Manchester City’sPep Guardiolawon four in a single season, in 2017-18 and Kopp now equals that tally this time duration.

    “Or no longer it is without a doubt correct, and on this 2nd top-of-the-line concept I without a doubt hang, I are seeking to take it in January,” Klopp said.

    “Sooner than a game I continuously hang this roughly feeling the set I’m vastly focused on how will issues tear. So, that retains us without a doubt concentrated and the boys are like this as well.

    “We are ready to fight via the season, and that’s the explanation what we hang now to attain.”

  15. Submit update

    Sheffield United v West Ham (20:00 GMT)

    BBC Sport’sFrank Keoghhad an in-depth scrutinize at this grudge match between Sheffield United and West Ham.

    We scrutinize at at why the rivalry is so solid and one of the pivotal moments in video gamesspanning 13 years.

    Carlos Tevez enjoying for West Ham

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  16. Submit update

    Sheffield United v West Ham (20:00 GMT)

    Alistair Mann

    MOTD commentator

    Sheffield United could presumably well stop the weekend in fifth, West Ham could presumably well stop it in the backside three, but this match does not scrutinize like the forgone conclusion those doubtless outcomes would counsel.

    Abet-to-reduction wins hang been a daring response to the 2nd coming of David Moyes, namely so when concerned with the Bournemouth victory became the Hammers’ excellent in greater than a twelve months.

    The Blades come into this game off the aid of two straight league defeats for the principle time this season – and though theteams they’ve succumbed todesires to be concept of as, so too have to the Moyes component.

    Grabbing fifth location in the table promises to be something else but straightforward for the hosts.

  17. Submit update

    Sheffield United v West Ham (20:00 GMT)

    Carlos Tevez

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    With all this impart of transfers and supervisor press conferences it is nearly straightforward to overlook that this weekend’s Premier League fixtures kick-off tonight.

    And it is a tasty one as well, with Sheffield United welcoming West Ham to Bramall Lane 20:00 GMT.

    For those that hang no longer know why bang Carlos Tevez and Sheffield United into Google….

  18. ‘We are silent design off being in a comfort zone’

    Leicester v Southampton (Sat, 15:00 GMT)

    Southampton

    More from Southampton supervisor Ralph Hasenhuttl:“I hang no longer peep the explanation why we have to end or lean reduction now attributable to it is a long way a necessary duration of the season and the more points you’re taking now, the less stress you hang in the stop.

    “We did it unprecedented to this point but we are silent design off being in a comfort zone – we hang no longer are seeking to be.”

  19. Submit update

    Sounds like Leicester might be in for a game.

  20. ‘The self-self assurance is rising and the assumption is reduction’

    Leicester v Southampton (Sat, 15:00 GMT)

    Southampton

    Leicester face Southampton on Saturday, that design Ralph Hasenhuttl hang the chance to avenge their 9-0 hammering from earlier in the season.

    That became Saints worst defeat in the membership’s 134-twelve months existence and the heaviest dwelling loss in top-flight history. It moreover equalled Ipswich’s 1995 thrashing by Manchester United because the excellent defeat of the Premier League era.

    Nonetheless the Austrian’s aspect hang loved a revival since then and hang won three of their closing four Premier League suits, to jog as a lot as 12th in the table.

    “Whereas you gain correct results that you just might presumably without a doubt feel moreover in the classes that the quality is rising and the self-self assurance is rising and the assumption is reduction,” said Hasenhuttl.

    “Whereas you hang smooth sheets in opposition to Tottenham and Chelsea and take, then it feels unprecedented for the avid gamers. Nonetheless I silent hang no longer hang the feeling that they are no longer hungry anymore, so we discontinuance on looking and everybody knows that it is most effective temporary the set we took loads of points.”

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