From ian 07-10-2019 (10:46:29) Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says "the distance is big" but still believes his team can catch Liverpool in the Premier League title race.
City's 2-0 defeat by Wolves means they are now eight points behind the Reds.
It is the biggest lead any side has had after eight games in the Premier League era - the previous biggest was Chelsea in 2014, who went on to win the title.
"I know these guys," said Guardiola. "They are still incredibly involved and they can still do it."
From ian 01-10-2019 (12:16:46) Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said Manchester United face a "steep learning curve" after they failed to hold on to another lead in their 1-1 draw with Arsenal.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's equaliser means United have now failed to win three league games this season in which they have led 1-0 at half-time.
United are enduring their worst league start in 30 years.
From ian 06-09-2019 (10:23:56) Head coach Steve Clarke says Scotland are overdue "a big win" as they prepare to host Russia in Friday's crucial Euro 2020 qualifier.
Scotland trail the second-place Russians by three points after four matches in Group I.
Champions League draw: Liverpool drawn with Napoli, Tottenham to meet Bayern Munich
From ian 14-08-2019 (11:03:27)
Neil Lennon says Celtic 'threw away' Champions League chance.Neil Lennon said his Celtic side "threw away" a place in the Champions League play-off round by conceding four "crazy" goals to CFR Cluj in Glasgow.The Scottish champions lost 4-3 on the night - and 5-4 on aggregate - despite leading twice against the Romanians.
AFC WIMBLEDON WANT A GROUND SHAREAFC Wimbledon have made enquiries with Crystal Palace and Fulham with a view to groundsharing for some or all of the 2020-2021 Season ahead of their move to New Plough Lane.Wimbledon's current stadium is owned by Chelsea FC, whom they sold it to for £5m. Chelsea have allowed the Dons to remain at the ground, but need access to it for their Women's and Development sides.Wimbledon FC, AFCW's heritage club, famously shared with Crystal Palace in the early 1990s before the club was (wrongly) moved 90 miles north to Milton Keynes, where a franchise team now play.
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