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West Brom manager Pulis charged with improper conduct

LONDON (Reuters) - West Bromwich Albion manager Tony Pulis has been charged with misconduct following Saturday's 3-2 home Premier League defeat by Leicester City, the FA announced on Monday. "The West Bromwich Albion Head Coach is alleged to have used...

Mourinho named in Carneiro legal action

LONDON (Reuters) - Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has been a named a respondent in the legal action being brought against the club by their former team doctor Eva Carneiro for constructive dismissal, sources close to the case said on...

Goal-shy Denmark recall Fischer for Sweden playoff

By Philip O'Connor REUTERS - Denmark have recalled Ajax Amsterdam forward Viktor Fischer to the squad for this month's Euro 2016 playoff against rivals Sweden as coach Morten Olsen seeks to end their goal drought. Despite creating plenty of chances, the...
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Costa avoids disciplinary action over tangle with Skrtel

LONDON (Reuters) - Chelsea striker Diego Costa has avoided disciplinary action after appearing to kick out at Liverpool's Martin Skrtel in Saturday's 3-1 defeat, according to English Football Association sources. Referee Mark Clattenburg is understood to have seen the incident...
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Wijnaldum urges fellow Magpies to chip in with goals

REUTERS - Newcastle United midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum has implored his team mates to help ease the goal-scoring burden being placed upon himself, Aleksandar Mitrovic and Ayoze Perez with the trio bagging 10 of the side's 12 league goals this...
Italian Football Federation President Tavecchio attends a media conference in Rome

Italian chief in hot water over discriminatory remarks

ROME (Reuters) - Italian soccer federation (FIGC) president Carlo Tavecchio is in trouble again, this time for apparently making disparaging comments about Jews and gays, which have led to fresh calls for his resignation. An Italian newspaper published extracts at...
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Schneiderlin not fazed by United’s goal drought

REUTERS - Manchester United's dry spell in front of goal is nothing to be worried about, according to midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin, who says it is just a matter of time before manager Louis van Gaal's men rediscover their scoring...
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Klopp praise for Coutinho as Brazilian gets back among goals

REUTERS - Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp praised Philippe Coutinho after the Brazilian struck on either side of halftime against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Saturday to hand the German the first Premier League win of his career. Liverpool came from...