"He will play Sunday and, if Sunday he plays magnificent, he will play against Hull City in the next match. It’s simple” – José Mourinho on Anthony Martial

Anthony Martial to keep place if he is magnificent in FA Cup, says Mourinho

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“He was just the best, a good athlete, a great athlete" – Donald J. Trump's former room-mate

Fifa and Donald Trump would be a self-regarding match made in heaven | Barry Glendenning

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Avram Grant opens up about managing Ghana, how he changed José Mourinho's Chelsea team and the days he spent as a young man observing Liverpool's approach under Bob Paisley

Avram Grant: ‘When you say tiki-taka, it starts with Bob Paisley’

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Luke O’Nien's keep-up skills have gone viral. It's easy to see why...

Read the full interview with the Wycombe Wanderers FC player as his team prepares to play Tottenham Hotspur in the FA Cup: [ Bit.ly Link ]
“It was 1-1, 1-1. I only saw two goals. I saw Pogba’s goal and their goal was fantastic goal, great action. Great cross, and the guy in far post coming, 1-1.” – José Mourinho presents his alternative facts on Manchester United's 2-1 defeat at Hull City

José Mourinho dismisses Hull City goal: ‘We did not lose’

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"The stadium is windy and it’s difficult’ – José Mourinho makes a joke at Jürgen Klopp's expense
In today's Rumour Mill:

• OM | Olympique De Marseille to increase Payet bid to £30m?
• Riza Durmisi and Quincy Promes to Liverpool FC?
• And Aston Villa FC - Official's Jack Grealish to Middlesbrough?

The Rumour Mill: Marseille to wrap up £30m Dimitri Payet return?

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Including, Millwall Football Club's cause for celebration, Ravel Morrison's probable return to Manchester United and free-scoring Newcastle United

FA Cup fourth round: 10 things to look out for this weekend

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Manchester United will play Southampton FC in the League Cup final

Oumar Niasse earns Hull second-leg win but Manchester United reach EFL Cup final

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Wycombe Wanderers FC midfielder Luke O’Nien’s ball-juggling skills have gone viral but he will take a more traditional approach against Tottenham in the FA Cup fourth round

Wycombe’s Luke O’Nien: Juggling a tennis ball makes your touch really sensitive | Paul MacInnes

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Anthony Martial was not even among Manchester United's substitutes for their draw at Stoke City on Saturday and José Mourinho is not happy with his form

José Mourinho warns Anthony Martial to improve

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Three cracking goals, a wonderful goalmouth scramble and a ridiculous body slam

H/T: Copa90
“I’ve got four caps and I was 26 when I got my last one. I know deep down that I’m 10-20 times better now than I was when I got those caps.” Scott Carson looks back on playing for England and Liverpool – and looks forward to playing for Derby County against Leicester in the FA Cup this weekend

The Big Interview: Scott Carson

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"He’s not a great tackler. I would encourage him to stay on his feet" – Arsene Wenger on Granit Xhaka

Arsène Wenger has advised Granit Xhaka not to tackle

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"I remember looking at the opposite side of the pitch to the dugouts, it was literally one man and his dog"

The day just 3,036 fans watched a Premier League match

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"It’s not bad, eh?” Claude Puel said, with a wry smile, of Southampton FC's feat of reaching a first major final for 14 years. Now he wants to become only the second manager in the club's history – after Lawrie McMenemy – to win a major trophy

Claude Puel close to completing Southampton’s journey in EFL Cup final

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"I’m happy for Millwall and for all the people in the community here who have had to live under this horrible shadow for so long. My neighbours and I have really suffered. I hope we can all come together now"

Millwall’s fight for The Den: ‘It’s been a hell of a battle, a victory for the small man’

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The economics genius that is Donald J. Trump – six bank bankruptcies and counting – wanted to buy Rangers FC

How Donald Trump almost bought Rangers (and Pablo Escobar's club)

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"It's really hard to accept it week by week by week by week" – Jürgen Klopp talks about referees after Liverpool FC are knocked out of the League Cup by Southampton FC
There was no disguising the EFL Cup mattered to Jürgen Klopp or that the momentum and cutting edge that propelled Liverpool until new year has vanished at a critical juncture. Wembley also disappeared from view on a painful night for Klopp’s team as Southampton FC executed their game-plan to perfection at Anfield. A job well done by Claude Puel, and a job done on Liverpool FC

Southampton’s job well done on Liverpool leaves Klopp needing urgent response

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