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Ollie Watkins: Aston Villa striker’s rapid rise from non-league to Premier League

Ollie Watkins: Aston Villa striker’s rapid rise from non-league to Premier League

Ollie Watkins marked his Premier League debut with a perfect hat-trick against Liverpool last month When he was sweeping the floor of a non-league changing room, the prospect of scoring a perfect hat-trick against the Premier League champions would have felt like the stuff of… 

Fernandinho: Man City midfielder out for ‘a long time’ says boss Pep Guardiola

Fernandinho: Man City midfielder out for ‘a long time’ says boss Pep Guardiola

Fernandinho has appeared in six league and cup matches for Manchester City this season Manchester City midfielder Fernandinho will be out for “four to six weeks” after he suffered a leg injury against Porto in the Champions League, says boss Pep Guardiola. The Brazilian came… 

Man City 3-1 Porto: Sergio Aguero reaches 40 goals but can he be considered a Champions League great?

Man City 3-1 Porto: Sergio Aguero reaches 40 goals but can he be considered a Champions League great?

How it started: Aguero (r) celebrates with Luis Garcia after scoring his first Champions League goal, which came for Atletico Madrid against PSV in September 2008 when he was 20 Another match for Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero, another goalscoring milestone to celebrate. When the… 

Chelsea 0-0 Sevilla: Frank Lampard’s side held in opening Champions League group game

Chelsea 0-0 Sevilla: Frank Lampard’s side held in opening Champions League group game

Chelsea had four attempts at goal in the opening 14 minutes of the second half, double their tally from the first half Edouard Mendy has established himself as Chelsea’s first-choice goalkeeper after “showing his quality”, says boss Frank Lampard. Mendy, who joined from Rennes in…