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- Jack Grealish is set to turn down approaches from Tottenham to sign an extended deal with Aston Villa, according to the Sunday Express. The midfielder was heavily linked with a summer transfer switch to Tottenham but a deal failed to materialise.   Spurs had hoped to land the youngster on the cheap due to Villa's financial difficulties, but a takeover from an American financer and Egyptian billio...

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- Presumably this is why it takes ten games for the table to have formally ‘taken shape’. On Tuesday Brentford were, briefly, top of the Championship and ended the evening in second place behind Leeds United. Fast forward to the next round of games and a 3-1 defeat to Frank Lampard's Derby County on Saturday saw The Rams overtake a Bees team who slip to 7th(seventh). Game 9 of 2018/19 saw a perf...

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- 'Won by cheating': Some Leeds fans react to Garry Monk's one-word tweet - originally posted on Leeds United suffered a shock 1-2 defeat against Birmingham City in the Championship clash at Elland Road on Saturday. The result meant the Blues ended Leeds’ unbeaten start to the season. However, Marcelo Bielsa’s side still retain the top position in the Championship table with 18 points, same as...

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- Leeds' fantastic start to life under Marcelo Bielsa suffered a huge setback against Birmingham on Saturday, and fans are calling for the boss to axe Bailey Peacock-Farrell. Peacock-Farrell was one of the few silver linings in what was a fairly miserable season for Leeds last year, but the young stopper has struggled on a couple of occasions this season. There were calls to drop the Northern Irish...

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news from Sunday, September 23, 2018

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