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Lukaku Denies Everton Owner’s ‘Voodoo’ Claim

Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku has denied claims made by Everton owner Farhad Moshiri that he opted to leave the club after receiving a "voodoo message". Moshiri told shareholders at Everton's annual general meeting on Tuesday that the 24-year-old Belgium international received the message from "a pilgrimage to Africa". “We offered him a better deal than Chelsea and his agent came to Finch Farm (the club's training centre) to sign the contract," said Moshiri. “Robert Elstone (chief executive) was there,…

EPL: Everton Hold Chelsea To Extend Unbeaten Run

Chelsea wasted a chance to move level on points with second placed Manchester United as Everton maintained their improvement under Sam Allardyce in a 0-0 draw at Goodison Park on Saturday. It marked a sixth game unbeaten for Everton under former England boss Allardyce, but Chelsea’s failure to convert possession into goals will not have pleased Blues manager Antonio Conte. Conte has already conceded his inconsistent team won’t be able to defend the Premier League title and this was another frustrating afternoon for the…

Merseyside Derby: Rooney Penalty Earns Everton Point

Captain Wayne Rooney scored from the penalty spot as Everton came from behind to earn a draw against a dominant Liverpool side in the Merseyside derby at Anfield. Mohamed Salah's sublime curling finish from an angle towards the end of the first half was deserved reward for the command shown by Jurgen Klopp's in-form side . Sadio Mane wasted a fine opportunity to double the lead before Everton, who had only one shot on target from open play, were awarded a 77th-minute penalty when Dejan Lovren pushed Dominic…

FA Cup Third Round: Liverpool Host Everton, City Play Burnley As Holders Arsenal Face Forest

Liverpool will welcome Merseyside rivals Everton in the English FA Cup third round while holders Arsenal face a trip to second-tier Nottingham Forest following Monday’s draw. English Premier League leaders Manchester City are at home to Burnley, 12-times winners Manchester United host second-tier Derby County while Chelsea are away at Norwich City. Brighton & Hove Albion were pulled out of the hat at home to arch rivals Crystal Palace and Middlesbrough entertain Sunderland in a mouth-watering north-east clash.…

West Brom Appoint Alan Pardew As New Manager

Alan Pardew has been appointed manager of West Bromwich Albion, after the sacking of former manager Tony Pulis over a week ago. The club confirmed the 56-year-old who was a former Premier League manager with West Ham, Newcastle and Crystal Palace signed a contract running until 2020 at the Hawthorns a two-and-a-half-year contract. He will take charge of Saturday’s home match against Crystal Palace. Alan, who was named both Premier League and LMA Manager of the Year in 2012 said: “I’m thrilled with the opportunity…

EPL: Sanchez Late Penalty Fires Arsenal To 4th

Alexis Sanchez scored his fourth goal of the season as the Chilean converted a last-gasp penalty to give Arsenal a 1-0 victory over Burnley at Turf Moor. Aaron Ramsey was pushed down by defender James Tarkowski in injury time and Sanchez smashed home the resulting spot-kick to move the Gunners up to fourth in the table ahead of Liverpool and Tottenham. It was a repeat of last season's meeting between the sides at the Emirates Stadium, when Chilean Sanchez slotted in a 98th-minute spot-kick to win the game. It was also…

Super Eagles Legend, Yakubu Aiyegbeni Retires From Football

Ex-Super Eagles star, Yakubu Aiyegbeni has retired from professional soccer on his 35th birthday. The former Portsmouth and Everton forward announced his immediate retirement from playing football on Wednesday. “I would like to officially announce my retirement from professional football today,” Aiyegbeni told Sky Sports News. Aiyebgbeni have capped for the Nigerian national team 44 times, scoring 15 goals. He also has four African Cup of Nations appearances for the Eagles and played at the 2010 FIFA World…

West Ham United Appoint David Moyes As New Manager

West Ham United on Tuesday announced the appointment of David Moyes as its new manager. “The 54-year-old Scotsman arrives with tremendous experience and pedigree, having managed in the Premier League for 14 seasons, with eight of the last nine ending in top eight finishes.” West ham wrote on its official website. Joint-Chairman David Sullivan said: “I would like to welcome David to West Ham United. “We believe David is the right man to turn things around and get the best out of the players at the club," the joint…

West Ham Sack Manager Slaven Bilic

English Premier League club, West Ham United have confirmed the sack of its manager Slaven Bilic on Monday, after they dropped into the relegation zone following Saturday's 4-1 home defeat by Liverpool at London stadium and Everton's victory against Watford. The 49-year-old Croatian replaced Sam Allardyce in June, 2015 and led the Hammers to a seventh-placed finish in his first season. Bilic also oversaw their move to the London Stadium but have only won two of their 11 Premier League games so far this season, despite…
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