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Football News Roundup – January 1, 2019



  • Top 50 in-form Championship players
    Hull winger Jarrod Bowen has topped the Championship Power Rankings for New Year's Eve.
  • Top 50 in-form Premier League players
    Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba has soared to the Power Rankings' summit for New Year's Eve after a blistering start under new boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
  • Premier League team of the week
    Paul Pogba, Virgil van Dijk and Eden Hazard all made the cut, but who else is in Sue Smith and Mario Melchiot's teams of the week?
  • Ref Watch: Bailly boot 'reckless'
    Was Eric Bailly lucky not to have conceded a penalty against Bournemouth? Did he deserve to get sent off? Dermot Gallagher gives us his view.
  • Motherwell eye McCormack loan
    Motherwell want to sign Aston Villa striker Ross McCormack on loan until the end of the season, Sky sources understand.
  • Prutton's EFL predictions
    David Prutton returns with his Sky Bet EFL predictions ahead of the New Year's Day fixtures, but who is he tipping for victory?
  • Police probe Birmingham bottle incident
    West Midlands Police are investigating reports of plastic bottles being thrown on to the pitch during Birmingham's clash with Brentford.
  • Super 6 stat pack
    Super 6 is back for 2019 with another £250,000 up for grabs! Boost your chances of winning with our stat pack.
  • Merson's predictions
    Who is Paul Merson backing in Manchester City vs Liverpool, who "has to win" and who has been giving Magic Man stick from the terraces?
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