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Anger as Leicester sack Ranieri months after title win

Leicester have sacked manager Claudio Ranieri less than a year after their incredible run to the Premier League title.

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Wayne Rooney has been linked with a move to the Chinese Super League but is staying put for now. Picture: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Wayne Rooney announces he is staying at Manchester United

Wayne Rooney has announced he is staying at Manchester United.

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Can Celtic win the league against Rangers next month?

It is arguably the dream of any football fan. To get one over on your greatest rivals by winning a trophy against them.

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Stuart Webber, currently at Huddersfield, is reportedly wanted by Rangers to fulfil a director of football role. Picture: Huddersfield Town

Rumour Mill: Rangers eye Stuart Webber, Ross Wilson | ‘No Celtic treble talk’ | Fans blast Senderos

Rangers linked with Huddersfield guru and Southampton recruitment chief; James Forrest plays down talk of a domestic treble and Gers fans call for Senderos contract to be torn up

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Celtic's Leigh Griffiths was on the receiving end of some chastening words from manager Brendan Rodgers. Picture: Alan Harvey/SNS

Murray Davidson: Leigh Griffiths is ‘a lovely guy’

It came as something of a jolting throwback to see Leigh Griffiths last week painted once more as an errant footballer.

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Manchester City's Yaya Toure scores his side's fourth goal against West Ham from the penalty spot at the London Stadium. Picture: Adam Davy/PA

West Ham 0-4 Man City: Guardiola’s men hammer home points

Gabriel Jesus scored on his full Premier League debut as Manchester City mauled West Ham 4-0.

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Jordan Rhodes has joined Sheffield Wednesday on loan and is expected to complete a �10 million permanent transfer in the summer. Picture: Getty Images

Jordan Rhodes’ move to Sheffield Wednesday is family affair

Scotland striker Jordan Rhodes admits his switch to Sheffield Wednesday is a family affair after leaving his uncle at Middlesbrough to be reunited with his dad.

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Chelsea's Diego Costa, left, sees his penalty saved by Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet at Anfield. Picture: AP Photo/Dave Thompson

Liverpool 1-1 Chelsea: Blues celebrate despite penalty miss

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp delivered on his promise of a big performance after a miserable week of results but Chelsea had the better night at Anfield.

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Hernanes, right, tussles with Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski during a Champions League clash in March 2016. Picture: Getty Images

Rumour Mill: Celtic eye Juve star | Hearts want Tziolis | Rangers deny Alnwick link

Celtic rekindle interest in Hernanes; Hearts bring in ex-Barca winger and could sign experienced Greek midfielder and Mark Warburton refuses to be drawn on goalkeeper talk

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Robert Snodgrass has left Hull to join West Ham in a �10.2m move. Picture: Mike Egerton/PA Wire

Robert Snodgrass: I spoke to McAvennie on £10m West Ham move

West Ham United have completed the signing of Scotland forward Robert Snodgrass in a £10.2 million deal from Hull City.

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Wayne Rooney celebrates with Jesse Lingard. Pic: Gareth Copley/Getty Images

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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