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The Welsh international has impressed at left-back for the Swans and could become Pochettino's first signing as manager at White Hart Lane

Terry looked to get a touch on Lampard's corner though the ball did come off the Everton goalkeeper

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Terry looked to get a touch on Frank Lampard's corner though the ball did come off Everton goalkeeper Tim Howard

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Arsenal v Sunderland: Mesut Ozil left out of Gunners squad after midweek penalty heartache

Ozil's saved penalty attempt against Bayern Munich looked to severely affect his confidence and Wenger had hinted at leaving the £42.5m man out this weekend

Wilshere plays down any tensions with midfield teammate Flamini

Jack Wilshere plays down any training ground tensions with Arsenal teammate Mathieu Flamini

The midfield pair had to be separated at training on Friday

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Wayne Rooney contract: Manchester United confirm striker has signed new £300,000-a-week deal

The England striker has agreed a new five-and-a-half-year deal to keep him at Old Trafford

Eden Hazard celebrates his hat-trick for Chelsea in the win over Newcastle earlier this month

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Providers of the largest online database for detailed football statistics WhoScored.com preview all of the matches in matchround 27 of the Premier League

Gary Neville has labelled former Liverpool managing director Christian Purslow a

Gary Neville slams former Liverpool managing director Christian Purslow as a 'clueless fool' for his belief that Manchester United must qualify for Europe within two years

Purslow claimed that a failure to qualify for the Champions League either this season or next could see United become a permanent absence from the competition - something that infuriated Neville

Sam Allardyce gestures from the sidelines during West Ham's 2-0 win over Swansea

West Ham manager Sam Allardyce rubbishes allegations over pressing Ravel Morrison to switch agents as 'completely unfounded'

Allardyce has denied claims that he attempted to pressure the midfielder into becoming a client of his own agent Mark Curtis

Ray Wilkins has revealed that he has battled depression since his playing days

Ray Wilkins reveals he has been on medication 'for the past two years' to help fight battle with depression

Wilkins left his role at Fulham earlier this week and has revealed that he has suffered from the illness since his playing days

Magath’s history is of a man who makes an instant impact before eventually falling out spectacularly with the men who hired him

Fulham manager Felix Magath wastes no time in criticising predecessor Rene Meulensteen for his 'destabilising' tactics

Magath has replaced Meulensteen at Craven Cottage and feels that the Dutchman did the side no favours by switching from an attacking style to defensive after just four matches

The Sport Matrix: Wednesday 19 February 2014

Demichelis sent-off as Barça crush City

Mario Balotelli has scored six goals for Italy during their qualifying campaign
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Jose Mourinho feud with Arsene Wenger has no effect on Chelsea squad, says David Luiz

A war of words has begun in the last week between the two rivals but Luiz stresses that the Chelsea squad only have ears for 'The Special One'

Brendan Rodgers celebrates the 3-2 victory over Fulham that put Liverpool back in with a chance of Premier League success

Brendan Rodgers keen to stay out of 'stupid mind games' as he talks up Liverpool strike partnership Luis Suarez and Daniel Sturridge

Rodgers admits that most of the recent talks about horses and chihuahuas is the Premier League managers playing up to the media, but stresses that you still need to be thick skinned to succeed

Luis Suarez has claimed that the racism allegations Patrice Evra made against him in 2011 were 'all false'

Liverpool striker Luis Suarez risks reopening Patrice Evra racism row after claiming allegations were 'all false'

Suarez was reported to have claimed that he only regretted the two biting incidents he was involved in during his time with Ajax and Liverpool

Alan Pardew needs to be backed financially by Newcastle owner Mike Ashley, according to Rob Lee

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