Burley: Emery has inherited a £300,000-a-week nightmare
AC Milan defender Ivan Strinic sidelined by heart condition
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AC Milan defender Ivan Strinic sidelined by heart condition

AC Milan and Croatia defender Ivan Strinic will take an unspecified break from football after he was diagnosed with a heart condition. Milan said in a statement on Saturday that weekly routine tests, which all professional athletes have to undergo in Italy, revealed a heart problem “which merits further investigation after a period of rest. “For this reason the player must temporarily suspend sporting activity until the tests have been completed.” Strinic was part of the Croatia team that reached…

Maurizio Sarri has advantage over Unai Emery in top-four battle
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Maurizio Sarri has advantage over Unai Emery in top-four battle

Marcos Alonso scored the winner for Chelsea in a back-and-forth London derby against Arsenal, who paid the price for their missed chances. Marcos Alonso scored the winner for Chelsea in a back-and-forth London derby against Arsenal, who paid the price for their missed chances. Craig Burley and Paul Mariner don’t hold back on their criticism of Mesut Ozil and question how Unai Emery will handle his involvement in the squad. ESPN FC’s Craig Burley breaks down the defensive struggles that plagued both Chelsea and Arsenal in a game littered with goals. LONDON — Strip it all back — the new …

USMNT’s Novakovich scores his first Eredivisie goal
Marcos Alonso, Eden Hazard inspire work-in-progress Chelsea vs. Arsenal
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Marcos Alonso, Eden Hazard inspire work-in-progress Chelsea vs. Arsenal

Marcos Alonso scored the winner for Chelsea in a back-and-forth London derby against Arsenal, who paid the price for their missed chances. Marcos Alonso scored the winner for Chelsea in a back-and-forth London derby against Arsenal, who paid the price for their missed chances. Marcos Alonso scored the winner for Chelsea in a back-and-forth London derby against Arsenal, who paid the price for their missed chances. ESPN FC’s Craig Burley breaks down the defensive struggles that plagued both Chelsea and Arsenal in a game littered with goals. Craig Burley runs through the talking points from each of Saturday’s Premier League …

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