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Football News Roundup – December 2, 2018

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Football News Roundup – December 1, 2018

  • EFL: Five things to look out for
    We cast our eye over five things to look out for in the Sky Bet Championship this weekend.
  • Leicester vs Watford preview
    Jamie Vardy is available to start for Leicester against Watford on Saturday.
  • Merson's predictions
    Who will be victorious on Derby Day and will Manchester United win at Southampton?
  • Nuno and Warnock's war of words
    Last time Cardiff and Wolves faced each other, Nuno Espirito Santo and Neil Warnock went to war in the dugout - with one branded a "total disgrace" after full-time. What made the relationship sour and can we expect a repeat?
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Football News Roundup – November 30, 2018

  • LISTEN: EFL Matters podcast
    Listen to the EFL Matters podcast, as Ali Maxwell and George Elek from the 'Not The Top 20 Podcast' join David Prutton.
  • Prutton's EFL predictions
    David Prutton returns with his Sky Bet EFL predictions ahead of the weekend fixtures, but who is he tipping for victory?
  • 'I never considered trailblazer tag'
    Viv Anderson never saw himself as a "trailblazer" when he became the first black player to earn a full senior England international cap 40 years ago.
  • Rowett: No complaints on Johnson 'bite'
    Stoke City boss Gary Rowett has played down allegations Derby midfielder Bradley Johnson bit one of his players during his side's 2-1 win at the bet365 stadium.
  • WATCH: Lolley's wonder goal
    Joe Lolley capped a fantastic display with an incredible strike during Nottingham Forest's 5-5 draw at Aston Villa on Tuesday night.
  • Ince helps 10-man Stoke to victory
    Tom Ince scored the winner as 10-man Stoke recorded a hard-fought 2-1 win over Derby in an ill-tempered encounter at the bet365 Stadium.
  • West Brom comeback sees off Swans
    West Brom continued their upturn in form with a 2-1 win at Swansea that took them to fourth place in the Sky Bet Championship.
  • Birmingham ease past 10-man Millwall
    Birmingham earned a hard-fought 2-0 win over 10-man Millwall at The Den on Wednesday to close the gap to the Sky Bet Championship play-off places.
  • WATCH: 'Biting' incident at Stoke
    Did Derby's Bradley Johnson bite Stoke's Joe Allen during their Sky Bet Championship clash on Wednesday evening?
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28Nov/18Off

Football News Roundup – November 28, 2018

  • Top 50 in-form Championship players
    Norwich City winger Emiliano Buendía has topped the Sky Bet Championship Power Rankings this week.
  • WATCH: PL saves of the week
    There were some outstanding saves in the Premier League this weekend, and you can watch the best in our latest round-up.
  • WATCH & VOTE: PL goals of the week
    There were plenty of goals in the Premier League over the weekend with some wonderful strikes in the mix, and you can vote for your favourite!
  • Top 50 in-form Premier League players
    Huddersfield midfielder Aaron Mooy has topped the Power Rankings this week.
  • Nuno's Wolves vision
    After making a strong start to the season on their Premier League return, Wolves have hit their first sticky patch. But Nuno Espirito Santo will be sticking to his philosophy. Adam Bate caught up with the Wolves coach to find out why the idea will never change…
  • Tyler's stats: Is Jose the 0-0 king?
    Is Jose Mourinho the king of the 0-0? Are Leicester the most ill-disciplined team in Premier League history?
  • Puel targets cup success as tribute
    Claude Puel believes guiding Leicester to the Carabao Cup title would prove a fitting tribute to late owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha.
  • WATCH and VOTE: Most shocking PL misses
    After Matt Ritchie's shocker against Burnley, look back at the most stunning Premier League misses of all time.
  • Leicester vs Southampton preview
    Mark Hughes hopes victory in Tuesday's rearranged Carabao Cup tie with Leicester could have a knock-on effect on Southampton's season.
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Football News Roundup – November 27, 2018

  • Prutton's EFL predictions
    David Prutton returns with his Sky Bet EFL predictions ahead of the midweek fixtures, but who is he tipping for victory?
  • EFL Essential stats
    We take a look at the top stats and facts from the weekend's action in the Sky Bet Championship, League One and League Two.
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26Nov/18Off

Football News Roundup – November 26, 2018

  • Premier League grades
    Who "flattered to deceive" and who "looked far from a relegation threatened side" in the latest round of Premier League fixtures?
  • WATCH: Best PL own goals
    Jefferson Lerma scored a remarkable volleyed own goal during Bournemouth's 2-1 defeat against Arsenal but how does it compare to some of the Premier League's best own goals?
  • WATCH: 1.8cm from an equaliser!
    Just 1.8cm was all that came between Wolves and an equaliser when they played Huddersfield on Sunday, with goal-line technology revealing the fine margins.
  • Four arrested at Midlands derby
    Four men have been arrested following violence and disorder at the match between Aston Villa and Birmingham City on Sunday, police said.
  • LISTEN: Super Sunday podcast
    Dave Jones is joined by Jamie Redknapp, Alex Scott and Keith Andrews to discuss the fallout from Huddersfield's 2-0 win at Wolves.
  • Nuno: We played badly
    Nuno Espirito Santo says Wolves 'played badly' in their 2-0 defeat to Huddersfield, and must think about how they want to play in the future.
  • WATCH: Hutton's stunning solo run
    Aston Villa right-back Alan Hutton lit up Villa Park on Sunday after scoring a remarkable individual goal to help his side beat rivals Birmingham 4-2 in the second city derby.
  • WATCH: Hutton's sensational solo run
    Aston Villa right-back Alan Hutton lit up Villa Park on Sunday after scoring a remarkable individual goal to help his side beat rivals Birmingham 4-2 in the second city derby.
  • Smith sets sights on top two
    Aston Villa boss Dean Smith feels his side are ready to chase down the top two after a thrilling win over Birmingham City.
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Football News Roundup – November 25, 2018

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Football News Roundup – November 24, 2018

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Football News Roundup – November 23, 2018

  • MNF Extra: Coady’s transformation
    As Wolves captain Conor Coady prepares to face Huddersfield on Super Sunday, Jamie Carragher assesses the merits of his former team-mate’s switch to the centre of defence and explains to MNF Extra why he always felt this would be a good move.
  • WATCH & VOTE: EFL Goals of the Month
    Watch and vote for your favourite October goals in the Sky Bet Championship, League One and League Two here...
  • Prutton's EFL predictions
    David Prutton returns with his Sky Bet EFL predictions ahead of the weekend fixtures, but who is he tipping for victory?
  • Fantasy Football transfer tips
    With the Premier League returning this weekend, 2016/17 Sky Sports Fantasy Football champion Dan Cox has his tips to include in your fantasy XI.
  • Merson's predictions
    Paul Merson returns after the international break with his Premier League predictions for the weekend.
  • Different PL styles of attack
    How does your team attack? We analysed advanced Opta data to find out...
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22Nov/18Off

Football News Roundup – November 22, 2018

  • Wolves players in line for bonuses
    Wolves have set up a bonus scheme for their squad, with huge rewards on offer if the team finish in the top half of the Premier League, according to Sky sources.
  • In-form Jutkiewicz raring to face Villa
    Normally there is a reason for a player discovering a rich vein of form. A new role can often trigger it. Or a new training regime.
  • Which PL team has improved most?
    Which Premier League team has improved the most since the same stage last season? And which sides have slipped back? We take a look at how this season's Premier League table compares to last year's after 12 games...
  • FA Cup: Halifax beat Morecambe
    Cameron King's fine solo goal for non-league Halifax dumped Sky Bet League Two side Morecambe out of the FA Cup.
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