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If fans are given the highs once provided by Wenger, they become addicted. If their habit is disrupted, they look for a new dealer

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McClaren admits to England errors

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Wenger is still the man for Arsenal, says Neville

Former United defender urges fans to be patient, insisting that replacing manager is 'unthinkable'

Wilshere ankle injury is latest blow to Capello's Dutch plans

Fabio Capello's plans for England's friendly against Holland on 10 August suffered another blow yesterday when Jack Wilshere aggravated an ankle injury that Arsène Wenger says all but rules him out the game.

Tim Rich: He may coach like Mourinho but Villas-Boas doesn't speak like him

There is too much that links Jose Mourinho to Andre Villas-Boas for there not to be comparisons. They came to Chelsea from Porto immediately after winning a European trophy. They began management young, neither had much of a playing career and they possess the kind of acute intelligence not always to be found in football. And yet in one respect they are very different.

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