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David Moyes shouts instructions during the Premier League game between Watford and West Ham United on November 19, 2017
Result: David Moyes starts West Ham United reign with defeat at Watford
New boss David Moyes watches West Ham United miss a number of clear-cut chances as Watford prevail by a 2-0 scoreline at Vicarage Road.
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David Moyes shouts instructions during the Premier League game between Watford and West Ham United on November 19, 2017
Live Commentary: Watford 2-0 West Ham United - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole live coverage as David Moyes starts his West Ham United reign with a 2-0 defeat at Watford in the Premier League.
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Burnley midfielder Jack Cork in action during his side's Premier League clash with Crystal Palace on September 10, 2017
Result: Burnley beat Swansea City to remain in seventh place in table
Goals from Jack Cork and Ashley Barnes earn Burnley a 2-0 victory over Swansea City in their Premier League clash at Turf Moor.
Nov 18, 17:32
Gabriel Jesus is congratulated by teammates after scoring during the Premier League game between Leicester City and Manchester City on November 18, 2017
Result: Manchester City coast to win over Leicester City to extend lead in table
Manchester City move nine points clear at the top of the Premier League table with a 2-0 victory over Leicester City at the King Power Stadium.
Nov 18, 16:54
Gabriel Jesus is congratulated by teammates after scoring during the Premier League game between Leicester City and Manchester City on November 18, 2017
Live Commentary: Leicester City 0-2 Manchester City - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage as Manchester City move nine points clear at the top of the Premier League table with a 2-0 over Leicester City.
Nov 18, 14:00
Carlo Ancelotti, coach of Real Madrid reacts during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final first leg match between Real Madrid and Borussia Dortmund at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on April 2, 2014
Giovanni Branchini: 'Carlo Ancelotti has said no to Italy'
Former Bayern Munich boss Carlo Ancelotti has turned down the chance to become the new manager of Italy, according to agent Giovanni Branchini.
Nov 18, 12:57
Erik Lamela makes it three during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United on April 10, 2016
Erik Lamela makes injury return for Tottenham Hotspur Under-23s
Winger Erik Lamela makes his first start in over a year after being named in Tottenham Hotspur's Under-23 side for their game with Chelsea.
Nov 18, 12:40
Mark Hughes watches on during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Manchester United on September 9, 2017
Stoke City's Mark Hughes: 'Brighton manager Chris Hughton deserves more credit'
Stoke City boss Mark Hughes says that Brighton & Hove Albion counterpart Chris Hughton deserves more credit for the job he has done at the Amex Stadium.
Nov 18, 12:27
Harry Winks in action during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool on October 22, 2017
Spurs midfielder Harry Winks: 'Balance of power is shifting in North London'
Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Harry Winks says that the "balance is shifting" in North London after Spurs' recent challenges for the Premier League title.
Nov 18, 12:10
General view of Bramall Lane on October 04, 2013
Sheffield United confirm Paul Coutts sustained broken leg against Burton Albion
Sheffield United confirm that midfielder Paul Coutts is likely to miss the rest of the season after sustaining a broken leg against Burton Albion.
Nov 18, 12:01
Harry Kane and Dele Alli pictured from behind during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Bournemouth on October 14, 2017
Team News: Dele Alli, Harry Kane fit to start for Tottenham Hotspur
Dele Alli and Harry Kane both start for Tottenham Hotspur against Arsenal in the Premier League, but Harry Winks must make do with a place on the bench.
Nov 18, 11:34
A chillaxed Julian Nagelsmann watches on during the Champions League playoff between Liverpool and Hoffenheim on August 23, 2017
Hoffenheim striker Sandro Wagner keen on return to Bayern Munich
Hoffenheim boss Julian Nagelsmann suggests that striker Sandro Wagner could sign for Bayern Munich during the January transfer window.
Nov 18, 11:27
Pascal Gross in action for Brighton & Hove Albion during a Premier League clash with Newcastle United
Brighton forward Glenn Murray compares Pascal Gross with Kevin De Bruyne
Brighton & Hove Albion forward Glenn Murray claims that teammate Pascal Gross takes as much joy from providing assists as Manchester City's Kevin De Bruyne.
Nov 18, 11:14
Mauricio Pochettino keeps it casual during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Bournemouth on October 14, 2017
Head coach Mauricio Pochettino excited to build English core at Spurs
Head coach Mauricio Pochettino reveals that he is "excited" by the challenge of establishing an "English core" at Tottenham Hotspur.
Nov 18, 11:02
Phil Foden in action for England under-17s on September 1, 2017
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola: 'No loan move for Phil Foden'
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola says that he has no intention of allowing teenager Phil Foden to go out on loan in January.
Nov 18, 10:48
Lucas Leiva in action during the FA Cup game between Liverpool and Plymouth Argyle on January 8, 2017
Lazio midfielder Lucas Leiva: 'I left Liverpool for new challenge'
Midfielder Lucas Leiva says that he decided to end his stay at Liverpool during the summer in order to take on "a new challenge".
Nov 18, 10:36
Antonio Conte watches on intently during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Chelsea on October 14, 2017
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte defends Danny Drinkwater over England snub
Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte says that midfielder Danny Drinkwater did not deserve to be criticised for opting out of Gareth Southgate's most recent England squad.
Nov 18, 10:22
John Stones watches on ahead of the Champions League game between Manchester City and Shakhtar Donetsk on September 26, 2017
Pep Guardiola: 'John Stones needed time to settle at Manchester City'
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola says that defender John Stones has now settled into life at the Etihad Stadium after an indifferent first season.
Nov 18, 10:07
Michael O'Neill during the Euro 2016 Group C match between Ukraine and Northern Ireland on July 16, 2016
Northern Ireland boss Michael O'Neill to hold Scotland talks?
Northern Ireland reportedly allow boss Michael O'Neill to hold talks over the vacant position with Scotland.
Nov 18, 09:53
Northampton Town manager looks on during the Sky Bet League Two match between Notts County and Northampton Town at Meadow Lane on November 21, 2015
Sheffield United boss Chris Wilder "subdued" after Paul Coutts injury
Sheffield United boss Chris Wilder says that he and his players are "subdued" after Paul Coutts sustained a suspected broken leg in the 3-1 win at Burton Albion.
Nov 18, 09:39
Juventus's Stefano Sturaro in action against Roma on May 14, 2017
Agent plays down Everton, Newcastle United interest in Stefano Sturaro
Midfielder Stefano Sturaro - a reported target of Everton and Newcastle United - is only focusing on life at Juventus, according to his agent.
Nov 18, 09:25
Gareth Bale during the Champions League match between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Manchester United decide to make offer for Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale?
Manchester United reportedly identify Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale as one of their main targets ahead of next summer's transfer window, despite his recent injury woes.
Nov 18, 09:12
Pep Guardiola watches on during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Liverpool on September 9, 2017
Preview: Leicester City vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole previews the Premier League encounter at the King Power Stadium between Leicester City and Manchester City.
Nov 17, 15:32
Arsene Wenger and Mauricio Pochettino shake hands prior to the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal on March 5, 2016
Preview: Arsenal vs. Tottenham Hotspur
Sports Mole previews the North London derby between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League.
Nov 17, 14:41
Adam Lallana in action during the Premier League game between Everton and Liverpool on December 19, 2016
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp: 'I won't rush Adam Lallana comeback'
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp says that there is "no rush" to include midfielder Adam Lallana in the starting lineup after his recovery from a thigh injury.
Nov 17, 13:26
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Everton, AC Milan target Dynamo Kiev defender Domagoj Vida?
Everton and AC Milan are both reportedly keen on signing Dynamo Kiev defender Domagoj Vida during the January transfer window.
Nov 17, 13:14
Mark Hughes watches on during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Manchester United on September 9, 2017
Stoke City boss Mark Hughes wants Chris Coleman to remain with Wales
Stoke City boss Mark Hughes calls on the FAW to do whatever it takes to secure the services of boss Chris Coleman for the nation's Euro 2020 campaign.
Nov 17, 13:00
Jermain Defoe has a breather during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Bournemouth on October 14, 2017
Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe backs Jermain Defoe for England World Cup squad
Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe backs striker Jermain Defoe to force his way into England's squad for next summer's World Cup.
Nov 17, 12:45
Nacer Chadli in action during the Premier League game between West Bromwich Albion and Liverpool on April 16, 2017
West Brom head coach Tony Pulis "very disappointed" with Nacer Chadli injury
West Brom head coach Tony Pulis says that he is "very disappointed" with Nacer Chadli's latest injury after the midfielder played twice for Belgium in quick succession.
Nov 17, 12:34
Interim Toffees boss David Unsworth watches on during the EFL Cup game between Chelsea and Everton on October 25, 2017
David Unsworth surprised by Sam Allardyce comments
Everton interim boss David Unsworth says that he was surprised to hear Sam Allardyce claim that he had ruled himself out of the running for the vacant job at Goodison Park.
Nov 17, 12:21
Interim Toffees boss David Unsworth watches on during the EFL Cup game between Chelsea and Everton on October 25, 2017
Everton interim boss David Unsworth: 'Crystal Palace game is vital'
Everton interim boss David Unsworth admits that the club's trip to Crystal Palace in the Premier League is a "vital" game.
Nov 17, 12:08
Tony Pulis calls the shots during the Premier League game between Manchester City and West Bromwich Albion on April 9, 2016
West Brom head coach Tony Pulis: 'Success has put me under pressure'
West Bromwich Albion head coach Tony Pulis suggests that his previous success with the Baggies has put him under pressure to keep his job at The Hawthorns.
Nov 17, 11:59
Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini celebrates after doubling his side's lead during the Premier League match with Crystal Palace on September 30, 2017
Galatasaray target deal for Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini?
Galatasaray are reportedly interested in signing Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini, who has less than a year remaining on his contract at Old Trafford.
Nov 17, 11:44
England defender Danny Rose in action during his side's international friendly with Spain at Wembley on November 15, 2016
Manchester United to renew interest in Tottenham Hotspur defender Danny Rose?
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho is reportedly keen on signing Tottenham Hotspur defender Danny Rose during the January transfer window.
Nov 17, 11:25
Leroy Sane celebrates the fourth during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Liverpool on September 9, 2017
Leroy Sane wins Premier League Player of the Month award
Manchester City winger Leroy Sane wins the Premier League's Player of the Month award for October.
Nov 17, 11:03
Antonio Conte watches on intently during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Chelsea on October 14, 2017
Chelsea join race to sign Kepa Arrizabalaga?
Chelsea reportedly decide to join the race to sign highly-rated Athletic Bilbao goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga.
Nov 17, 10:58
Pep Guardiola watches on during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Liverpool on September 9, 2017
Pep Guardiola picks up Premier League award for October
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola wins the Premier League's Manager of the Month award for October.
Nov 17, 10:35
Portugal midfielder William Carvalho in action during Euro 2016
West Ham United to return for Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho?
West Ham United are reportedly considering whether to renew their interest in Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho during the January transfer window.
Nov 17, 10:31
Club Brugge's Andres Francisco Silva vies for the ball with Copenhagen's Nicolai Jorgensen during the UEFA Europe League Group B football match Club Brugge vs Copenhagen on October 23, 2014
Wolverhampton Wanderers consider move for Feyenoord striker Nicolai Jorgensen?
Wolverhampton Wanderers are reportedly considering a surprise move for Feyenoord striker Nicolai Jorgensen during the January transfer window.
Nov 17, 10:12
Antonio Conte watches on intently during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Chelsea on October 14, 2017
Preview: West Bromwich Albion vs. Chelsea
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash at The Hawthorns between West Bromwich Albion and Chelsea.
Nov 16, 15:14