Sunday, 21 December 2014

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The Aston Villa striker was dismissed after a seemingly innocuous challenge between him and the Manchester United winger on Saturday and his manager was vexed by the decision

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COMMENT: The lack of quality in the final third was an issue once more for the Giallorossi as they failed to cut the champions' lead significantly ahead of the winter break

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COMMENT: The Spain international was on hand to open the scoring for as his side cruised past San Lorenzo and proved again that his appetite for trophies has not diminshed

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Pippo Inzaghi's men held on for an important point despite the sending off of Pablo Armero and the lively runs of Gervinho

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Despite going down to 10 men for the final 20 minutes, the Rossoneri left the capital with a share of the spoils after a frustrating encounter for Rudi Garcia's side

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The 21-year-old Tottenham striker scored his 14th goal of the season in Saturday's 2-1 win over Burnley and his manager is happy to see his charge develop a habit of success

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COMMENT: The €38 million signing scored his first Premier League goal for Spurs with a brilliant 25-yard curler in Saturday's 2-1 win over Burnley at White Hart Lane

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The former defender admits he expected more from his side at the midway point of the season and says discussions will be held over possible January spending

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The Dutchman says the Red Devils were the better side at Villa Park, and believes the failure to get all three points in this kind of match could prove decisive

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The Giallorossi need a win to draw back to within a point of league leaders Juventus but Filippo Inzaghi's men will be brimming with belief after last week's win over Napoli

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COMMENT: The Blaugrana have endured trying times over the last 12 months, but reached the winter break on a positive note with a 5-0 win over Cordoba on Saturday

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The Dutchman paid credit to his players' attitude, determination and willingness to play a different system as they ended a fun of four straight defeats in the Premier League

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Les Parisiens failed to move above Olympique Marseille and into pole position in Ligue 1 as they laboured to a goalless draw with Rolland Courbis' men

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David Luiz, Thiago Silva and Lucas Digne all went close for the French champions but the visitors ultimately held on with relative ease to claim a surprise point