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Pietersen tells England to drop Anderson or Broad with Archer a doubt for Newlands

Jofra Archer is a doubt for Newlands but Kevin Pietersen says England should drop one of new-ball pair Stuart Broad or James Anderson.

Guardiola: Thank you so much to the players for following me

Mikel Arteta's departure has cut Manchester City's backroom staff and Pep Guardiola was grateful for his team's positive response.

Mahrez: Arteta departure emotional for Man City

Mikel Arteta's departure from Manchester City to take charge of Arsenal was emotional, according to Riyad Mahrez.

That was the best he has played in a long time – Guardiola marvels...

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola hailed star man Kevin De Bruyne as a fighter after his star showing against Leicester City.

There were no people here – Ljungberg underlines Arsenal difficulties

Mikel Arteta is to take charge of Arsenal and interim boss Freddie Ljungberg has underlined the scale of the challenge he faced.

Ferguson: Maybe I’ll be co-manager with Ancelotti!

Carlo Ancelotti is taking over at Everton but interim boss Duncan Ferguson is hoping to convince the new manager to keep him around.

Mahrez not surprised by Leicester’s title challenge

Leicester City are competing for the title again, but their success is no surprise to former Foxes winger Riyad Mahrez.

Arteta unsure over captaincy but accepts Arsenal need role models

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is Arsenal's captain after Granit Xhaka lost the armband, but new boss Mikel Arteta could change skipper again.

Emery: Ozil lacked qualities for aggressive pressure

Mesut Ozil has been criticised by former Arsenal boss Unai Emery, whose replacement at Emirates Stadium has been confirmed as Mikel Arteta.

Matic: Man Utd youngsters must concentrate more in ‘small games’

Manchester United's young players can lack concentration in some matches, according to midfielder Nemanja Matic.

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