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Rooney joy as he takes Sir Bobby’s goal record

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Kieran Tierney is the best talent to emerge in Scotland in years. Picture Michael Gillen

Why Kieran Tierney is worth more than Moussa Dembele

Kieran Tierney is the best Scottish talent to be produced in a number of years and will break the record for the largest fee received by a Scottish club, just not yet, writes Joel Sked.

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Joey Barton as hinted at more revelations regarding Rangers exit. Picture: John Devlin

Joey Barton hints at more revelations over Rangers exit

Rangers flop Joey Barton has suggested that there is more to come regarding his controversial exit from the Ibrox Club.

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Fabio Sturgeon is an attacking midfielder and has been linked with Celtic. Picture: Getty Images

Rumour Mill: Celtic want Sturgeon | Tierney to Man Utd? | Rangers eye Paredes | £100m ‘won’t close Old Firm gap’

Celtic linked with Portuguese starlet; Mourinho keen on Tierney; Rangers linked with Watford right back and David Weir warns £100m ‘may not bridge gap’ between Rangers and Celtic

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrates with team mates after equalising for Manchester United. Picture: Getty

Manchester United 1 – 1 Liverpool: Ibrahimovic foils Jurgen Klopp

Jurgen Klopp cut a frustrated figure after claiming Manchester United’s long-ball 
tactics cost Liverpool three points in a “wild” derby.

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Burnley's Joey Barton applauds the fans after the final whistle. Picture: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Former Rangers midfielder Joey Barton nets Burnley winner

Joey Barton announced his return to the English Premier League with a 78th-minute winner as Burnley moved into the Premier League’s top half with a 1-0 victory over Southampton.

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Emilio Izaguirre is a wanted man. Picture: Getty Images

Rumour Mill: Leeds want Celtic ace | Rossi quits Hearts | Warburton won’t splash cash

Leeds and Sheffield Wednesday keen on Izaguirre; Igor Rossi quits Hearts for Saudi Arabia and Warburton warns he won’t overspend to catch Celtic

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West Ham United playmaker Dimitri Payet has informed the club of his desire to leave. Picture: AFP/Getty Images

Slaven Bilic angry as Dimitri Payet looks to leave West Ham

Slaven Bilic feels “let down and angry” at Dimitri Payet’s revelation that he wants to leave West Ham United.

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Four clubs are set to battle it out for Craig Sibbald's signature. Picture: Michael Gillen

Rumour Mill: Old Firm eye Falkirk ace | Barnsley & QPR keen on Cummings | Collymore’s Celtic dream

Rangers, Celtic, Aberdeen and Nottingham Forest tracking Craig Sibbald; Championship sides monitoring Jason Cummings and Stan Collymore reveals he wanted to join Celtic in the 2000s

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American midfielder Emerson Hyndman has joined Rangers on a six-month loan deal from AFC Bournemouth. Picture: Rangers FC

Rumour Mill: Hyndman joins Rangers on loan | Hearts sign defensive pair | Rangers eye Berahino

Rangers complete loan signing of ‘new Andrea Pirlo’; Hearts bolster defensive options and could Rangers make an audacious bid for Saido Berahino?

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Celtic's Moussa Dembele celebrates his goal against Rangers. Picture: Rob Casey/SNS

West Ham hint at £20m bid for Celtic striker Moussa Dembele

West Ham appear to have hinted they have made a £20 million offer for Celtic striker Moussa Dembele.

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Olivier Giroud heads Arsenals dramatic equaliser in their remarkable three-goal comeback last night. Picture: PA.

Bournemouth 3 - 3 Arsenal: Gunners fight back for point

Oliver Giroud’s injury-time header snatched Arsenal a 3-3 draw at 10-man Bournemouth, who surrendered a three-goal cushion. France striker Giroud salvaged a Premier league point for the Gunners in the second minute of added time, after the Cherries had led 3-0 on the hour.

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Ten Premiership players who could be transfer targets

Ten Premiership players who could be transfer targets

With money tight north of the Border, Scottish clubs are seldom able to resist lucrative offers from English rivals for their top performers.

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic, left, slots home Manchester Uniteds second goal to seal victory against West Hamt. Picture: AFP/Getty.

West Ham 0 – 2 Manchester United: Ten-man Hammers overcome

Juan Mata and Zlatan Ibrahimovic fired Manchester United to a sixth straight victory at ten-man West Ham.

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Roberto Firmino of Liverpool celebrates with Adam Lallana during the win over Stoke at Anfield. Picture: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

Liverpool 4-1 Stoke: Klopp’s men move back into second place

Liverpool warmed up for their mouthwatering clash against top-four rivals Manchester City later this week with a confident 4-1 win over Stoke.

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Olivier Giroud celebrates after his 86th-minute strike. Picture: Getty.

Olivier Giroud strikes late to save Arsenal blushes

Arsene Wenger insists his “honest relationship” with Olivier Giroud keeps the France hitman hungry for 
success at Arsenal.

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Crystal Palace manager Alan Pardew has been sacked. Picture: Bryn Lennon/Getty Images

Crystal Palace could turn to Allardyce after sacking Pardew

In charge of English football’s worst-performing team of 2016, Alan Pardew was already under heavy scrutiny at Crystal Palace.

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Theo Walcott finds the Manchester City net to give Arsenal the lead. Picture: Getty.

Arsene Wenger fury as Manchester City comeback stuns Arsenal

Arsene Wenger felt both of 
Manchester City’s goals should have been disallowed for offside as 
Arsenal surrendered the lead to lose 2-1 at the Etihad Stadium.

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Diego Costa jumps highest at a foggy Selhurst Park to head home his 13th league goal of the season.  Picture: Dan Mullan/Getty

Crystal Palace 0 - 1 Chelsea: Diego Costa punishes Palace

Chelsea equalled a club-record run of 11 consecutive league victories with a narrow win at Crystal Palace that strengthened their lead in the Premier League table.

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Kris Boyd had two spells at Ibrox as a player. Picture: SNS

Kris Boyd: Rangers have learned to win ugly

Kris Boyd believes Rangers have now found the consistency required to pull away in second place having finally learned to win ugly.

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