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Harry Kane: Tottenham striker will undergo surgery on hamstring and is out until April

Kane is irreplaceable – Mourinho Tottenham striker Harry Kane has been ruled out until April after the club said he needs surgery on a hamstring injury. Kane, 26, suffered the injury during Tottenham’s defeat at Southampton on New Year’s Day. No timescale was originally given on the England captain’s...

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Calum Chambers: Arsenal centre-back out for up to nine months with ruptured ACL

Chambers scored one goal in 14 Premier League appearances this season Arsenal have confirmed defender Calum Chambers ruptured the anterior cruciate ligament of his left knee in Sunday’s defeat by Chelsea. Chambers, 24, had successful surgery on Thursday and is expected to be out for action for six to...

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Bournemouth 1-1 Arsenal: Gunners come from behind to draw in Mikel Arteta’s first match

Bournemouth had lost six of their previous seven league games Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored his 12th Premier League goal of the season as Arsenal came from behind to draw at Bournemouth in Mikel Arteta’s first match in charge of the Gunners. Midfielder Dan Gosling gave the hosts the lead from...

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Scott Parker: Fulham’s confidence hit by run of defeats

Fulham striker Aleksandar Mitrovic is the the top scorer in the Championship this season, with 16 goals, but the Whites have fallen away from the automatic promotion race Fulham boss Scott Parker thinks his players have suffered “self-doubt” after a run of three straight defeats. The Whites were third...

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Student protest police officer cleared of baton attack

Image caption About 10,000 people marched through London as part of the student fees protest in 2010 A police officer accused of hitting a student over the head with a baton during a protest nine years ago has been cleared of misconduct. A panel concluded on Thursday that an...

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Trafalgar Square Christmas tree struggling to please crowds

The Christmas tree in Trafalgar Square has been branded a turkey over its “droopy” foliage and “thin” appearance. Since 1947, Norway has sent a spruce every year that is installed in the centre of the central London square. But some have been unimpressed by the 2019 offering, commenting on...

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Beth Mead: England forward signs new Arsenal Women deal

Watch: Mead repeats brilliant England goal for Arsenal England forward Beth Mead has signed a new “long-term” contract with Women’s Super League champions Arsenal. The 24-year-old has scored 32 goals in 76 appearances for the London club since arriving from Sunderland in January 2017. Mead, capped 25 times for...

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Andrew Lloyd Webber tackles West End ticket touts

Image copyright Getty Andrew Lloyd Webber has announced he is to join forces with ticket resellers Twickets in a bid to beat touts. The theatrical grandee, whose LW playhouses include The London Palladium and the Theatre Royal Drury Lane, hopes the move will bring consumer-friendly ticket resale to the...

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Thierry Henry appointed coach of Major League Soccer side Montreal Impact

Henry was sacked by Monaco after three months in charge Thierry Henry has taken over as coach of Major League Soccer side Montreal Impact. The former France and Arsenal striker has signed a two-year deal, which has an option for 2022, with the club. Henry, who was sacked as...

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Peter Handscomb: Australia batsman becomes new Middlesex captain

Peter Handscomb’s last ODI for Australia was the World Cup semi-final loss to England in July Australia batsman Peter Handscomb has joined Middlesex on a two-year deal and will be the club’s new County Championship and One-Day Cup captain. Handscomb has made 40 international appearances across all three formats...

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