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No honor guard for Real Madrid as Atlético beat champions

MADRID (AP) - After fulfilling a promise not to give Real Madrid a guard of honor before the game, Atlético Madrid edged the newly crowned Spanish champions 1-0 on Sunday and moved closer to a place in the Champions League. (Author: Gardener)

Real MadridMADRID (AP) - After delivering on a promise not to give Real Madrid an honor guard before the game, Atlético Madrid edged the newly-crowned Spanish champions 1-0 on Sunday and moved closer to a place in the Champions League. Atlético secured victory in the last city derby of the season with a 40th-minute penalty converted by Yannick Carrasco, securing their first win against their rivals since 2018. Atlético were six points clear of fifth-placed Real Betis, the first team outside of the Champions League places three rounds before the end. Betis lost 2-1 at home to second-placed Barcelona on Saturday. Sevilla stayed a point clear of Atlético after salvaging a 1-1 injury-time draw at Villarreal earlier on Sunday. "We still have three games to go, but this was an important step towards achieving our goal," said Atlético coach Diego Simeone. Madrid clinched their record-breaking 35th league title with a 4-0 home win over Espanyol last weekend. But Atlético said ahead of the game that they won't do it so as not to upset their fans at Wanda Metropolitano Stadium. Madrid were poised for a place in the Champions League final after their epic win over Manchester City. "It was an even game," said Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti. Modric and Vinícius came on as substitutes in the second half. Rodrygo, who scored twice late against Man City on Wednesday to force extra time, started the game. The penalty came after a video review to review a controversial foul by Madrid defender Jesús Vallejo on Atlético striker Matheus Cunha. Atlético had won just one of their last six games in all competitions - 2-1 against Espanyol in the Spanish league two rounds ago. Jules Koundé scored deep into stoppage time as Sevilla walked away with a draw at Villarreal to stay a point clear of Atlético and seven points ahead of Sevilla's city rivals Betis. Koundé found the net five minutes into stoppage time after coming to a free ball in the penalty area on one of the final plays of the game. Sevilla goalkeeper Bono was also in the penalty area trying to equalize. Villarreal, eliminated from the Champions League on Tuesday after a home defeat by Liverpool, had scored the first goal with Giovani Lo Celso in the 86th game. It was the second straight game without a win for Unai Emery's team, who remained in seventh place. "We suffered a lot," said Koundé. "It was an important goal that gets us a point in a complicated field after we didn't play well. We know how important it is to stay in the Champions League. Koundé's goal came from Sevilla's only second shot on target at La Cerámica. It sits in 15th place, five points above the relegation zone. Espanyol drew 1-1 at home with Osasuna on Sunday earlier in a match between sides far from the relegation zone.

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Atletico prevail against the weakened Real Madrid, Sevilla rely on Villarreal

ATLETICO Madrid won a La Liga derby against Real Madrid for the first time in six years on Sunday as a 1-0 win left Diego Simeone's side shy of lifting the Champions League title (Author: Gardener)

Real MadridView allATLETICO Madrid won a La Liga derby against Real Madrid for the first time in six years on Sunday, as a 1-0 win saw Diego Simeone's side shy of qualifying for the Champions League. World Champion Max Verstappen roared to a decisive victory for Red Bull on Sunday as he defeated Ferrari's Charles Leclerc in sweltering conditions at a celebrity-packed inaugural Miami Grand Prix. Milan near title glory after Tonali sinks Verona twice SANDRO Tonali have fired AC Milan closer to the Serie A title with a brace in Sunday's 3-1 win in Verona that increased their two-point lead over Inter Milan claimed the top of the league. AN-AFRICAN microlender Letshego Holdings Limited has fired Ghanaian Andrew Fening Okai as group chief executive officer (CEO) and executive director of the group board, effective immediately Report. FARMERS participating in Namibia Genetics Auction Group's semi-annual auction at the Agra Bank Windhoek Ring in Windhoek on April 26 fetched top prices. Atletico Madrid's Croatian defender Sime Vrsaljko (L) fights for the ball with Real Madrid's Brazilian striker Vinicius Junior during Spanish league soccer match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Real Madrid CF at Wanda Metropolitano stadium in Madrid May 8, 2022. AFPATLETICO Madrid won on Sunday a La Liga derby against Real Madrid for the first time in six years as a 1-0 win left Diego Simeone's side close to qualifying for the Champions League. Yannick Carrasco's first-half penalty was enough at the Wanda Metropolitano against a severely weakened Real Madrid, who jumped at the chance to rotate after their incredible Champions League comeback against Manchester City on Wednesday. With Karim Benzema, Luka Modric and Thibaut Courtois on the bench for the already-crowned champions, Atletico capitalized on the advantage even as they missed a number of chances that made the competition far more awkward than it needed to be. Atletico are fourth, six points ahead of Real Betis in fifth with three games to go. Their better head-to-head record against Betis means they are guaranteed to finish in the top four should Betis fail to secure an away win in Valencia on Tuesday. If Betis beat Valencia, Atletico can secure a spot with an away win in Elche on Wednesday. "It's very important to qualify and for that we need to win in three games," said Atletico captain Koke. Sevilla's place also looks almost certain after a 1-1 draw at Villarreal earlier on Sunday gave Betis a seven-point advantage. Atletico had not beaten Real Madrid in La Liga since 2016 and not at home since 2015, while their last eight games in all competitions against city rivals had yielded two goals and no win. The end of that run will certainly bring much joy to Atletico fans and players, but the bigger relief will be qualifying for the Champions League, which has been in doubt for the duration of an inconsistent and disappointing season. Carlo Ancelotti made a number of changes to his starting XI as only Toni Kroos, Casemiro and Eder Militao remained from the side that clinched the sensational win over City. It meant rare starts for the likes of Luka Jovic up front, Eduardo Camavinga in midfield and Jesus Vallejo in defence, while Ukraine's Andriy Lunin made his first league appearance of the season in goal. Lunin did nothing wrong but nobody stood out as Camavinga was out of form and Jovic was replaced in the second half. "It will be like that for the next few games." Atletico's greater intensity was evident in the first half when Angel Correa missed an early shot after a poor pass from Camavinga, allowing Geoffrey Kondogbia to rob Kroos before Carrasco snaked through but blitzed wide. The goal came from another bad pass, this time from Marco Asensio in midfield, and when Matheus Cunha rushed on goal he was squeezed between Vallejo and Militao. Atletico wanted a penalty and while the referee initially deflected appeals, he changed his mind after consulting the replay, with Vallejo found guilty. Kroos fired wide and Jovic's only contribution was to score Jan Oblak when the ball sloshed out to him after Rodrygo went behind. Carrasco shot over after Nacho Fernandez gave the ball away and then another Camavinga error gave Cunha a chance but his try was saved. Vinicius Junior, Modric and Fede Valverde all came on for the visitors but the pattern continued as Antoine Griezmann drew wide and then broke through Carrasco only to shave the outside of the post. In the final 10 minutes, Valverde and Vinicius both tested Oblak, who was then forced to shove Asensio's effervescent free-kick wide of the post. Nacho headed over Vinicius' cross from six yards out but Atletico saved. Sevilla also moved a step closer to placing in the top four of La Liga after Jules Kounde equalized in the 96th minute in a 1-1 draw at Villarreal. Villarreal thought they had won it at La Ceramica when Giovani Lo Celso scored four minutes from time, but Sevilla struck a dramatic equalizer to boost their hopes of qualifying for next season's Champions League. After their superb run to the Champions League semi-finals, Villarreal are pushing late into next season's Europa League but Kounde's strike means they sit three points behind Real Sociedad in sixth place.

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PSG held 2-2 draw; Marseille, second, restores the 3-point lead

PARIS (AP) -- French champions Paris Saint-Germain threw a 2-0 lead to a 2-2 draw against 15th-placed Troyes in another disappointing performance on Sunday. PSG controlled the league game after 25 minutes with goals from centre-back Marquinhos after a precise cross from Angel Di Maria and striker Neymar, who scored from the penalty spot following a foul by Kylian Mbappe. (Author: Gardener)

MarseillePARIS (AP) -- French champions Paris Saint-Germain threw a 2-0 lead to a 2-2 draw against 15th-placed Troyes in another disappointing performance on Sunday. PSG had the league game under control after 25 minutes with goals from centre-back Marquinhos after a spot-on cross from Angel Di Maria and striker Neymar, who scored from the penalty spot following a foul by Kylian Mbappe. Two minutes after the break, PSG centre-back Presnel Kimpembe fouled striker Renaud Ripart. Midfielder Florian Tardieu stepped up to defeat goalkeeper Keylor Navas with a clean Panenka-style penalty for the unassuming Troyes, who had been promoted last season. Neymar scored again in the 57th minute but his goal was ruled out after video replay showed Mbappe pushing a Troyes player in the back before Neymar received the ball. Earlier, Marseille had shown they can manage without injured playmaker Dimitri Payet by winning 3-0 in Lorient and re-establishing their three-point lead in second place and automatic Champions League spot. Marseille scored through striker Bamba Dieng in the 39th minute, midfielder Matteo Guendouzi just after half-time and left winger Gerson in the 67th minute. Monaco are third with two games remaining and three points behind Marseille. Rennes can draw level with Monaco and move up to third on goal difference if they beat French Cup winners Nantes on Wednesday. Farid Boulaya scored a last-minute winner as Metz improved their slim chances of staying up with a 3-2 home win over Lyon to move up from last place to 19th. Lyon finished the game with 10 players after midfielder Thiago Mendes was sent off midway through the second half. Captain Vincent Pajot and Didier Lamkel Ze gave Metz a 2-0 lead before striker Moussa Dembele responded just before half-time to equalize in the 85th minute for his 19th league goal in just 28 games this season. Lens moved up to seventh after a 2-1 win at Reims, with striker Florian Sotoca scoring his second goal of the game in added time. Clermont moved up to 16th with a 2-1 home win over Montpellier and moved closer to safety, with striker Mohamed Bayo scoring the decisive goal from the penalty spot in the 69th. Nantes and Nice both play on Wednesday as they faced each other in the French Cup final on Saturday, with Nantes lifting their first trophy in 21 years 1-0.

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Rangnick expects '6-8' signings at Manchester United as Pogba & Matic are sidelined for Juventus

Ralf Rangnick expects at least 6-8 signings for Manchester United with Paul Pogba and Nemanja Matic set to leave the club at the end of the season. (Author: Gardener)

Manchester United as Pogba & MaticRalf Rangnick, Manchester United interim manager, expects at least 6-8 signings at United next season as Paul Pogba and Nemanja Matic are reportedly set to join Juventus. Pogba has long been linked with a move to Serie A as his current deal expires this summer. On the other hand, Matic is also available on a free transfer in June after reportedly agreeing to end his contract with Manchester United a year before it expires. Meanwhile, the interim manager admitted the club are looking forward to signings once Erik ten Hag takes over from Rangnick. At the same time, he added that he and Ten Hag agreed to sit down at the end of the season and talk about the issues in question. France midfielder Paul Pogba has reportedly been in talks with Juventus over a potential return to the club. Pogba enjoyed tremendous success with the Serie A club during his stint there from 2012-16 and is reported to have been offered around €220,000 a week at a fixed rate, as well as lucrative clauses and extra bonuses as salary. On the other hand, Matic has been linked with a £10m contract fee with a move to Juventus. Matic would reportedly have to forego an annual salary at Manchester United that would be around £6.25million. He joined Manchester United in a £40m transfer from Chelsea in 2017.

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Graeme Souness delivers a scathing verdict on Pogba's ties with Man City

The midfielder is being linked with a sensational move to United neighbors as he approaches the exit door at Old Trafford. (Author: Gardener)

Graeme SounessGet the latest news on new manager Erik ten Hag, transfers and United team news straight to your inbox every day for free Get the latest news on new manager Erik ten Hag, transfers and United team news straight to your inbox every day for free Graeme Souness says he was "stunned" by rumors linking Paul Pogba with Manchester City and felt the move would clash with Pep Guardiola's philosophy. There is a lot of speculation over a possible move from Pogba to the Etihad following reports from last week. The midfielder is expected to leave Manchester United for the second time this summer as his contract at Old Trafford expires at the end of the season. MEN Sport understand Pogba is a possible central midfield target that Guardiola and City could pursue this summer. However, there is much debate as to whether Pogba would suit City given his lack of regular ability to showcase his talent during his time at United. Souness was a regular vocal critic of the France international and in his column for The Times, the former Liverpool midfielder urged Guardiola to reconsider making him a target. "You can imagine my reaction when I read yesterday that Pogba is being linked with a summer move to Manchester City," said Souness. I won't say it goes against the logic of football because this commodity is rare these days, but such a signing would go against the way Pep Guardiola likes to run a football team. “First of all, he wants his players to be ready to put in the hard yards – and the hard yards in the big games when City are up against it. He wants them to have the discipline and selflessness to value their role in the city's game plan and act accordingly. In which of Manchester United's big games this season has Pogba appeared? "Take the two league games against Liverpool - and they don't get much bigger when you're a United player. He was sent off at Old Trafford 15 minutes after being substituted on. The simple fact that in the nearly six years of his second tenure at United, the demands and intensity of the Premier League have proved too much for him." Sign up for our United newsletter to avoid an update this season miss out on Old Trafford. Sign up for our city newsletter so you don't miss an update from Etihad Stadium this season.

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David Beckham gives his verdict on Manchester United's season and Cristiano Ronaldo's future

David Beckham has addressed the Manchester United campaign in a rare TV interview. (Author: Gardener)

David BeckhamFormer midfielder David Beckham believes the Manchester United players have "done what they do best" as the end of a miserable season nears. United's hopes of securing Champions League football for next season officially came to an end on Saturday night after a tumultuous 4-0 defeat by Brighton & Hove Albion at the Amex Stadium. The South Coast defeat, which left United sixth in the Premier League table with just one game to go, sparked even more criticism of the current squad, who have underperformed countless times this season and let the club down Has. Under the new manager Erik ten Hag, a massive reorganization is coming up in the coming months, which can't come fast enough. READ MORE: Ralf Rangnick's struggles have revealed Erik ten Hag is Manchester United's biggest problem. Despite United's defeat by Brighton causing them to hit a new low, despite a season littered with unforgettable afternoons and evenings, former England captain Beckham refused to be too critical of his old club in a rare television interview. Ahead of the Miami Formula 1 Grand Prix, the former Reds star admitted he thinks United's players have done their best this season. "It was full of ups and downs and the players did what they did best and so did the manager." make United fans. There aren't many other teams that have gone through what they've been through in recent years and are still filling their stadium. "It says a lot about the fans, says a lot about what they believe in and there will be changes." Despite United's struggles this season, Cristiano Ronaldo, who returned to the club last summer, has been a shining light. He has scored 24 goals in all competitions and is reportedly looking to include Ten Hag in his plans for next season. Beckham added: "Cristiano is one of the best players of the last 15 years with Leo [Lionel Messi]. Hopefully seeing him at United is important for the fans." It's important for him and we all know how much United is a man means to him. Sign up for our United newsletter so you don't miss an update from Old Trafford this season.

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How Brighton Destroyed Manchester United (And Earned Three Days Off)

Everything fell into place when Potter's tactical mind and planning paid off against Manchester United... (Author: Gardener)

PotterIn the corridor behind the changing rooms at the Amex Stadium, a quote from Brighton and Hove Albion chief executive Paul Barber reminds everyone of the club's journey. “Reaching the Premier League was something the players, coaches, staff, directors, fans, sponsors and not least our chairman Tony Bloom had longed for. A sixth straight season in the Premier League became a mathematical certainty for Brighton as Burnley were beaten at home by Aston Villa just before Graham Potter's side faced Manchester United. In truth, it had been guaranteed since last month when any lingering doubts were erased by back-to-back victories at Arsenal and Tottenham after a one-point streak from seven games started by a 2-0 defeat at Old Trafford. What followed on Saturday night was the ultimate vindication of 'Potterball', the phrase used by Brighton fans to reflect the team's stylish approach under the head coach. United were crushed, flattered by a 4-0 defeat. It was Brighton's biggest win at elite level in their 356th Premier League game. In a golden hour, Potter's side had scored a third of their total goals in the previous 17 league home games. Potter's inner circle of staff had seen it coming. They spoke about an opponent who was at the wrong end of hiding ahead of the last home game against Southampton. It seemed plausible at the time as they went 2-0 up against their South Coast rivals late in the first half, only for two goals from James Ward-Prowse to rob them of their first win at Amex in 2022. There was no going back 2-0 for United as Moises Caicedo and Marc Cucurella score their first goals for Brighton. Within 11 more minutes of chaos for the visitors, Pascal Gross and Leandro Trossard doubled the tally. "It's lovely," Trossard said, describing what it's like to play for Potter. Brighton now have 47 points, six more than their previous best Premier League total, achieved in their debut season in 2017-18 under Chris Hughton and in Potter's debut season in 2019-20. "He (Potter) has a clear vision and tries to say that every day and we try to improve every day," said Argentina midfielder Alexis Mac Allister. "We have a group of players who want to improve, and that's very important." Potter's methods are consistent, regardless of fluctuations in results. Nothing has changed during the preparations for the clash with United, except for an extra boost of confidence from the previous 3-0 win over Wolves in Molineux. "Confidence helps," said Gross, who returned to the starting line-up in place of the injured Enock Mwepu, the only change in the squad that dismantled Wolves. At our level, there is no team in the Premier League that succeeds by accident.” Brighton were aggressive, intense, brave on and off the ball – everything United weren't. For Ralf Rangnick, it was an uncomfortable return to familiar territory in his last away game as interim coach. In his early twenties, the German was studying Sport and English at nearby University of Sussex with aspirations of becoming a teacher while playing part-time for eighth division Sussex County League club Southwick. Potter showed his tactical acumen by keeping Trossard at left flank and Solly March at right at full-back, the same roles they had filled at Wolves. Full-backs Diago Dalot and Alex Telles battled Trossard and March. In the middle, Danny Welbeck was a constant threat against the club where his career began 14 years earlier, stretching Raphael Varane and Victor Lindelof with runs through the channels. A tweak in the wake of four wins in six games was also faster service to Welbeck from the midfielders. Potter's players could smell blood against United even before a ball was kicked. Mac Allister said: "It's clear they're not in their best moment, but we were very respectful nonetheless." Brighton need to recruit handsomely to achieve some of the results they've had under Potter this season - those wins at Arsenal and Spurs, a draw at Liverpool 2-0, draws home and away against Chelsea. Ecuadorian Caicedo, 20, a reported target for United when Brighton landed the Independiente del Valle midfielder in the January 2021 transfer window, started the defeat with a low shot from 20 yards. Cucurella, a £15m snip from Getafe in August, was left in tears after slamming the second goal of Trossard's pass into the roof of the net early in the second half. The third goal summed up how well Brighton have become under Potter. One reason the head coach was quick to bring Robert Sanchez into the team at the expense of Maty Ryan last season is the distribution of the 24-year-old Spanish goalkeeper. Sanchez selected compatriot Cucurella with a sharp pass down the left flank. Cucurella's control was instantaneous as he continued the game down the flank, with Trossard and Gross moving in support. Cucurella plays an inside pass to Trossard while Gross' run through the middle puts him on Scott McTominay's goal side. Trossard releases Gross in the box, the German continues his run behind Lindelof while Varane tries to mark. Gross uses the space between United's centre-backs with a diagonal jab to his weaker left foot. Gross, Brighton's first signing after promotion to the Premier League in 2017, from Ingolstadt for a bargain £3million, slotted his fourth goal in his last nine games against United via the helpless De Gea into the far corner. Trossard, who is enjoying his most prolific season since a £14m move from Genk, has butted Neal Maupay as the league's joint top scorer with eight goals in an effort at the end of another fluid move. They have continued to improve under Potter, despite selling Ben White to Arsenal and Dan Burn to Newcastle for a combined £63m in the last two transfer windows. "Finance is ninety-five percent of the League, but as a Backer you want to show up and hope you can win and keep up," Potter said, reflecting on his finest hour. You see the results we've had against pretty much all the big teams now, that shows we have ambitions. “It's obviously about winning football games and results, but it's also about parents bringing kids to the game and spending a moment together and remembering the occasion and celebrating the win. The entire United delegation, including Bryan Robson, also stayed for a while and were very gracious in the loss. Bloom traveled to Brussels yesterday to watch Royal Union Saint-Gilloise take on Club Brugge in the Belgian Pro League play-offs. A 2-0 defeat for the club he co-owns is a blow to their hopes of qualifying for the Champions League group stage next season, but it won't dampen the afterglow of the result and performance against United. Potter's rewards for its players are three days free. Potters was a congratulatory text from Chief Executive Barber. Monday's awards dinner at the Amex is a chance for them to chill out with the fans (player of the season Cucurella has plenty of it). Then it's back to work on Wednesday in preparation for the last away game of a record season in Leeds on Sunday. Nobody boos Potters Brighton anymore.

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Premier League result and final score after Sterling goal seals big win

Pep Guardiola's side are looking to recover from the crushing Champions League semi-final defeat by Real Madrid in the middle of the week (Author: Gardener)

SterlingFollow the live reactions as Manchester City returned to the top of the Premier League table and extended a three-point lead over Liverpool in the title race thanks to their win over Newcastle. City were looking to recover from their shock Champions League elimination on Wednesday and Raheem Sterling's 18th-minute header put Pep Guardiola's side back on track as they returned to their title bid. A second quickly followed from Aymeric Laporte – who went over the line after Newcastle goalkeeper Martin Dubravka spilled the ball into the box – before Rodri struck City's third from another corner in the second half. Newcastle had a good chance to open the scoring after Chris Wood allowed a free header from six yards out and it wasn't until the match went beyond them that Newcastle showed some life again. But Phil Foden added a fourth and Sterling scored his second as City celebrated a big win in added time. Liverpool can close the gap if they travel to Aston Villa on Tuesday before City take on Wolves at Molineux on Wednesday. Relive Manchester City's comfortable win over Newcastle below: Foden makes four, City drive to big win Sterling leads City back to the starting XI in a great performance. Raheem Sterling opened the scoring when he nodded home Joao Cancelo after a great pass from Ilkay Gundogan, before Aymeric Laporte climbed home a second after Martin Dubravka threw the ball in his path. In the second half, Rodri headed Kevin de Bruyne's corner home for three before a scintillating couple of moves ended with fine finishes from Pfil Foden and Sterling again for five. City now lead Liverpool by three points and have a four goal difference advantage. This is a loss now and it's everything Manchester City deserves for a great performance. It's Jack Grealish with superb work down the left flank as he beats Trippier and finds Foden in the box. Foden responds with a gorgeous backheel before the untagged Sterling arrives in the middle of the box and slams home a great finish past Martin Dubaravka. Jack Grealish hits Keiran Trippier with a pace down the left and slices the ball back to Kevin de Bruyne right in the box. The Belgian drags the ball towards goal and his cross/shot is swept home by substitute Foden on the spin. This puts City now three ahead of Liverpool on goal difference. Aymeric Laporte was withdrawn from Pep Guardiola in the closing stages of that game as 19-year-old Conrad Egan-Riley made the switch to partner Fernandinho in the final moments. Still no word on whether Ruben Dias was substituted at half-time through injury but Nathan Aké has to be on the ground wondering what it takes for him to get on the pitch... Newcastle United have had their first real chance since the first few minutes of the game, but Callum Wilson spurned it. The returning striker did well to grab a header thirty yards from goal and nodded the ball to Jacob Murphy, who then released Wilson with a through ball that took the flat-footed Fernandinho out of the equation. Wilson carries the ball into the box but Ederson quickly comes off his line and the striker hits the ball straight at him. Jacob Murphy is Ncewastle's final change as he replaces Miguel Almiron. The game has stalled a bit in the last ten minutes as both sides seem quite content to shake hands at 3-0. However, one or two more for City could potentially prove crucial if they lose a game before the end of the season and finish on the same scoreline as Liverpool. Kevin de Bruyne's name has entered the referee's book for a cynical foul on Allan Saint-Maximin as the Frenchman dribbled towards goal in half town. It's actually a clever game by De Bruyne. The counterattack is prevented and City's goal difference advantage over LIverpool remains intact. 69. Manchester City 3-0 Newcastle UnitedManchester City are almost fourth when Oleksandr Zinechko hits Jack Grealish's cutback with his inside instep on the edge of the box and lands a wicked shot that Martin Dubravka taps over the top of the bar. The Ukrainian has never scored in the Premier League but the camera could close there. Now returnees Callum Wilson and Kieran Trippier are in action for Newcastle in place of Chris Wood and Emil Krafth. Manchester City make their second substitution of the afternoon as Phil Foden replaces Gabriel Jesus. Jesus came close to finishing a couple of cuts in the first half but was probably the calmest of all City's six midfielders and forwards this afternoon. Pep Guardiola's men have now scored as many goals as Liverpool this season and are three points clear with a goal difference advantage of two. Manchester City have a third and it's standard pundit Rodri with his sixth of the season. The Spaniard heads in the near post after a great delivery from Kevin de Bruyne and City's lead is now very comfortable indeed. It was the perfect response from Pep Guardiola's men after the painful midweek departure to Real Madrid. Slightly brighter from Newcastle as Burno Guimaraes leads a breakaway and finds Allan Saint-Maximin on the left. He moves from the inside out to beat Joao Cancelo and enter the box, but then pulls a harmless shot wide of the near post. There hasn't been much shouting for the Magpies since the opening fifteen minutes, but at least that was one passage of the game where they had decent possession and were in and around the home side's penalty area. Manchester City have so far failed to create a clear opportunity in the second half but have managed to maintain an astounding 99 percent possession in just under ten minutes of football. Newcastle are good at heading out crosses and defending in decent form, but they just can't get hold of the ball. The second half of the season has just started at Etihad and Manchester City have made a change. Club captain Fernandinho came on in place of Ruben Dias who was substituted at half-time through injury I can only assume. With Liverpool three points behind as things stand, City could look to protect themselves from a goal difference swap by trying to snap another pair here in the second half. That's the end of the first 45 then, and Manchester City are well worth it for their two-goal advantage over Newcastle United. The visitors started the game respectably, dominating possession before striker Chris Wood missed a golden opportunity to open the scoring by nodding a tame header from just outside the six-yard box straight into Ederson's gloves. City took control after 15 minutes and Raheem Sterling headed into the opener after Joao Cancelo threw Ilkay Gundogan's beautiful clipped ball in his path. Then Newcastle goalkeeper Martin Dubravka made a terrible attempt to hold Gundogan's shot and spilled it in the path of Ruben Dias and finally Aymeric Lapotre, who slammed the ball home to double the lead. City were a bit slow to start but showed more and more of their sheer quality as half-time progressed and Kevin de Bruyne in particular was outstanding. Shortly before the half-time whistle, City almost extend their lead. Raheem Sterling and Jaoao Cancelo play a great combination down the right, freeing the latter to play a wonderful return shot over goal, but Jack Grealish isn't lively enough to get to the far post and instead drifts the ball for a goal kick out of the game. Kevin de Bruyne starts as a Manchester City counterattack from a set piece in Newcastle and although it ultimately comes to nothing, the Belgian's exquisite movement was really something to watch. He danced through three black-and-white shirts in midfield before spraying a pinpoint ball to the left to put his etam forward before the attack began to fizzle out. De Bruyne was absolutely gorgeous in that half. Manchester City now have two good goals and they have a roar from Martin Dubravka to thank for it. The Slovak was unable to hold Ilkay Gündogan's volley from outside the penalty area. After throwing it once in Ruben Dias' path, he whistles towards Aymeric Laporte, who slams the ball into the net. The home side should now be at home and dry before the half-time whistle. It's another nice move by Manchester City and they're so close to doubling their lead. Kevin de Bruyne plays a flawless through ball to Oleksandr Zinchenko on the penalty side of the box and the Ukrainian's pass across the top of the goal drifts aggressively in front of Gabriel Jesus, who fails to convert the shot completely. City are playing really well now. It's not often that a Manchester City player takes a long-range pot shot, but Ilkay Gundogan tries it here and it almost pays off. The German puts the ball up thirty yards from goal and fires a powerful arrow shot at the far post that staggers Martin Dubravka but ultimately flies a foot or so wide. Newcastle have the move in the net but are correctly ruled out for offside. Chris Wood hits a corner with a towering header and the ball goes into the far post but hits Burno Guimareas in an offside position. The ball then falls to Wood, who slams it home, but the Brazilian's touch means he's ruled out. Having missed a few early opportunities, Manchester City are indeed in the lead. Ilkay Gundogan slices an absolutely gorgeous ball to the other side of the box where Joao Cancelo heads in to Dan Burn and bounces the ball back across the box for Raheem Sterling to nod into the empty net. Gabriel Jesus holds the ball up on the right side of the Newcastle penalty area, waiting for Kevin de Bruyne to arrive at the clash. Once there, the Belgian plays a lavish left-footed cross into the unmarked Joao Cancelo, who hits the back post, but the Portuguese defender puts his foot through the ball and sends his shot into the stands. He had time to bring the ball down if he wanted but could certainly have done better with the shot. Almost a quarter of an hour played and Newcastle assert themselves and play well at the Etihad. In an immense rarity for an away team against Manchester City, the Magpies have actually had more possession so far, with 57 percent possession on City's 43. Bruno Guimaraes tries to break forward if he picks up the ball in a central area. The hosts immediately attacked and, after a strong wok, forced a corner down the left. On the cross, Aymeric Laporte had a chance of a shot on target, completely unmarked in the penalty area, but fired high over the bar when he should have scored. Newcastle have made their first foray and in truth should be ahead. Allan-Saint Maximin breaks through after a quick counterattack on the right, but his pass from the cross to Miguel Almiron is blocked. City have a chance to fall back in defense but are unable to deal with the Frenchman's second delivery and Chris Wood misses a glorious opportunity when he lands a team header deep and straight into Ederson's arms from about eight yards nods. Jack Grealish brilliantly wrestled the ball back from Bruno Guimaraes on the edge of the Newcastle box and penalized the Brazilian just before he entered the box. Kevin de Bruyne slides the resulting free kick into the line, but shoots comfortably wide of the near post with a shot. Dubravka never had any problems in the away goal. No clear chances for Manchester City in the first few minutes but they worked a couple of dangerous looking positions down the left of Newcastle Unietd's defence, with Matt Targett looking isolated. Nothing comes from some pressure but those are the kind of assists City will be aiming for all afternoon. Manchester City have opened at the Etihad as they attempt to overtake Liverpool by three points at the top of the Premier League table. Newcastle United have only picked up two points in 16 previous games here but can they thwart that today? Follow here to see how things are developing. Manchester City are wearing special training shirts ahead of this afternoon's game to mark the tenth anniversary of former striker Sergio Aguero's late goal against QPR that snatched the title from rivals Manchester United on the final day of the 2011/12 Premier League. The Argentina striker was forced to retire from football earlier this season after a heart condition was discovered while he was playing for new club Barcelona. Pep Guardiola says it will take time for Manchester City to recover from the pain of losing to Real Madrid midweek but insists Liverpool's draw with Tottenham Hotspur ahead of this afternoon's game against Newcastle United has changed nothing for his team-mate . "It's normal, it's a matter of time. Newcastle United's preparations for the trip against the champions this afternoon were called into question by comments from Mecurial striker Allan Saint-Maximin during the week. "The day I get a teammate capable of converting the chances I create, I will have 10-15 successful assists each season," Saint-Maximin told French publication So Foot. “Those who have played alongside me know full well that when it comes to pure quality, I have no reason to be jealous of [someone like] Sadio Mane. But the difference between these great players and me is that they show a lot of things on the pitch.” The title race takes center stage next as Manchester City look to take full advantage of Liverpool's Saturday night draw against Tottenham at Anfield as they up Eddie Howe's Newcastle United score. Now attention to the North London Derby, victory over Spurs will secure Champions League football. Meslier back up, Firpo wins the header and Rodrigo has a chance. The ball has no pace, he flicks it, but it's straight at Ramsdale. But Dan James sprints back to attack him, denying Arsenal a third. Ramsdale comes out to ease pressure on Arsenal. We're two minutes from stoppage time, which is a lot closer than we expected after Ayling's red card. Lacazette will come and waste some time on the Gunners. Arsenal claim a penalty when the ball deflects onto Pascal Struijk's arm. Big chance for Arsenal to finish off Leeds. Nice gesture from Odegaard to wriggle out of trouble on the edge of the box. He then whips it toward the bottom corner, but it's just wide. With 15 minutes to go, can Leeds create another chance? Llorente hammers Leeds back into the game, hope for the 10 men at the Emirates, 2-1. It was Firpo at the front post who turned him on and Arsenal didn't bother to tag Llorente at the back post. He controls it beautifully on the volley and shoots past Ramsdale and the Leeds fans go wild, couldn't they? Big chance for Martinelli, the ball bounces up and he's suddenly in the goal but he can't control it and the shot goes too high. Llorente stormed out and failed to clear as Nketiah sniffed around the ball. He flips Raphinha and then slams one on goal. Jamie Carragher hasn't held back from opening up about Luke Ayling's red card against Arsenal. If you reduce your team to 10 men and miss three games, this could be the last game he plays in the Premier League. Gorgeous from Odegaard, a quick spin and he flicks the ball towards the back post. A rare opening for Leeds but Arsenal are quick to rule out the danger. Cedric finds more joy on the right, his performance is poor but Leeds can't stem the flow. Arsenal are still pushing high on the pitch, although that game is largely over. Now for four minutes of stoppage time. Yes, it's a red for Ayling, Raphinha walks a fine line too. It's calmed down since the second but Arsenal take the sting out of it a lot and play patiently from behind. This game could be over by half-time but perhaps a maturity is now creeping in for this Arsenal side. Martinelli is happy to drag his man back into his own half to keep the ball. Cedric slides it over the top to Saka, he cuts it back to Odegaard who performs a sensational artistry to open up the space in the box. It comes back to Cedric at the edge of the compound, he fires around. This is an Arsenal start, sensational wing play from Martinelli, he gets around his man and then has a vision to single out Nketiah. Great work from Nketiah, he knocks out Meslier and the Leeds keeper can't get his feet in time as the ball goes over the goal mouth. The Arsenal youngster is in there like a flash and shoots into the empty goal. A great reward for Nketiah's newfound industry leading the line for the Gunners. Junior Firpo straight in the back of Saka, a rough tackle and a dangerous free-kick for the Gunners after just two minutes. Whipped up by Odegaard but clearly managed by Leeds. Arsenal did everything right early on, Cedric and Saka combine well. Vibrant atmosphere in the Emirates, Leeds all in blue, the Gunners in their traditional colours. David Seaman has praised Aaron Ramsdale for taking his chance with both hands at Arsenal while continuing to tutor the England goalkeeper. Ramsdale has established himself as the first choice between posts at Emirates Stadium but while Seaman is a huge fan he is not afraid to dish out the tough love. Signed from Sheffield United last summer for a reported £24million, many eyebrows were raised when the Gunners brought a goalkeeper with back-to-back Premier League relegations onto his resume. David Seaman praises Aaron Ramsdale for seizing Arsenal's chance with both hands Arsenal's form has faltered in recent months but as things stand they are on their way to a Champions League spot. Indy Sport back Arsenal to come through - almost. Ben White was absent from Arsenal's win at West Ham with a hamstring problem and there's a good chance the centre-back will be absent again here. Takehiro Tomiyasu left the field with cramps in that game against the Hammers – his first start in four months – but should be in the starting XI today. Stuart Dallas is out at Leeds after a thigh fracture against Manchester City.

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Latest Premier League results and updates after Rodri's goal and Dias' injury

Pep Guardiola's side are looking to recover from the crushing Champions League semi-final defeat by Real Madrid in the middle of the week (Author: Gardener)

RodriManchester City host Newcastle in the late Premier League game with a chance to reclaim first place and take a three-point lead over rivals Liverpool. Pep Guardiola's side were devastated after Real Madrid's shock late comeback at the Bernabeu to eliminate them from the Champions League semi-finals midweek, but the Cityzens were bolstered by rivals Liverpool, who slipped at home against Tottenham two valuable points in the 1-1 draw to give them the initiative in the title race. However, Newcastle will be looking to cause an upset and another twist in the title race as Eddie Howe's side have long been safe from relegation but are pushing to finish the season strong and bring momentum into next season if the Expectations and ambitions are soaring, meaning the current squad is playing for their spots next season before another big window in the market for the Magpies begins. The moment we win the Champions League it will be down to the money we spend. Follow all the preparation for the big game at the Etihad, live minute-by-minute updates, analysis and reactions from the Emirates as Arsenal host Leeds in the Premier League's early kick-off. Rodri adds third after a corner at the near post. Sterling leads City on return to starting line-up. Manchester City have a third and their set-piece expert Rodri with his sixth of the season. The Spaniard heads in the near post after a great delivery from Kevin de Bruyne and City's lead is now very comfortable indeed. It was the perfect response from Pep Guardiola's men after the painful midweek departure to Real Madrid. Slightly brighter from Newcastle as Burno Guimaraes leads a breakaway and finds Allan Saint-Maximin on the left. He moves from the inside out to beat Joao Cancelo and enter the box, but then pulls a harmless shot wide of the near post. There hasn't been much shouting for the Magpies since the opening fifteen minutes, but at least that was one passage of the game where they had decent possession and were in and around the home side's penalty area. Manchester City have so far failed to create a clear opportunity in the second half but have managed to maintain an astounding 99 percent possession in just under ten minutes of football. Newcastle are good at heading out crosses and defending in decent form, but they just can't get hold of the ball. The second half of the season has just started at Etihad and Manchester City have made a change. Club captain Fernandinho came on in place of Ruben Dias who was substituted at half-time through injury I can only assume. With Liverpool three points behind as things stand, City could look to protect themselves from a goal difference swap by trying to snap another pair here in the second half. That's the end of the first 45 then, and Manchester City are well worth it for their two-goal advantage over Newcastle United. The visitors started the game respectably, dominating possession before striker Chris Wood missed a golden opportunity to open the scoring by nodding a tame header from just outside the six-yard box straight into Ederson's gloves. City took control after 15 minutes and Raheem Sterling headed into the opener after Joao Cancelo threw Ilkay Gundogan's beautiful clipped ball in his path. Then Newcastle goalkeeper Martin Dubravka made a terrible attempt to hold Gundogan's shot and spilled it in the path of Ruben Dias and finally Aymeric Lapotre, who slammed the ball home to double the lead. City were a bit slow to start but showed more and more of their sheer quality as half-time progressed and Kevin de Bruyne in particular was outstanding. Shortly before the half-time whistle, City almost extend their lead. Raheem Sterling and Jaoao Cancelo play a great combination down the right, freeing the latter to play a wonderful return shot over goal, but Jack Grealish isn't lively enough to get to the far post and instead drifts the ball for a goal kick out of the game. Kevin de Bruyne starts as a Manchester City counterattack from a set piece in Newcastle and although it ultimately comes to nothing, the Belgian's exquisite movement was really something to watch. He danced through three black-and-white shirts in midfield before spraying a pinpoint ball to the left to put his etam forward before the attack began to fizzle out. De Bruyne was absolutely gorgeous in that half. Manchester City now have two good goals and they have a roar from Martin Dubravka to thank for it. The Slovak was unable to hold Ilkay Gündogan's volley from outside the penalty area. After throwing it once in Ruben Dias' path, he whistles towards Aymeric Laporte, who slams the ball into the net. The home side should now be at home and dry before the half-time whistle. It's another nice move by Manchester City and they're so close to doubling their lead. Kevin de Bruyne plays a flawless through ball to Oleksandr Zinchenko on the penalty side of the box and the Ukrainian's pass across the top of the goal drifts aggressively in front of Gabriel Jesus, who fails to convert the shot completely. City are playing really well now. It's not often that a Manchester City player takes a long-range pot shot, but Ilkay Gundogan tries it here and it almost pays off. The German puts the ball up thirty yards from goal and fires a powerful arrow shot at the far post that staggers Martin Dubravka but ultimately flies a foot or so wide. Newcastle have the move in the net but are correctly ruled out for offside. Chris Wood hits a corner with a towering header and the ball goes into the far post but hits Burno Guimareas in an offside position. The ball then falls to Wood, who slams it home, but the Brazilian's touch means he's ruled out. Having missed a few early opportunities, Manchester City are indeed in the lead. Ilkay Gundogan slices an absolutely gorgeous ball to the other side of the box where Joao Cancelo heads in to Dan Burn and bounces the ball back across the box for Raheem Sterling to nod into the empty net. Gabriel Jesus holds the ball up on the right side of the Newcastle penalty area, waiting for Kevin de Bruyne to arrive at the clash. Once there, the Belgian plays a lavish left-footed cross into the unmarked Joao Cancelo, who hits the back post, but the Portuguese defender puts his foot through the ball and sends his shot into the stands. He had time to bring the ball down if he wanted but could certainly have done better with the shot. Almost a quarter of an hour played and Newcastle assert themselves and play well at the Etihad. In an immense rarity for an away team against Manchester City, the Magpies have actually had more possession so far, with 57 percent possession on City's 43. Bruno Guimaraes tries to break forward if he picks up the ball in a central area. The hosts immediately attacked and, after a strong wok, forced a corner down the left. On the cross, Aymeric Laporte had a chance of a shot on target, completely unmarked in the penalty area, but fired high over the bar when he should have scored. Newcastle have made their first foray and in truth should be ahead. Allan-Saint Maximin breaks through after a quick counterattack on the right, but his pass from the cross to Miguel Almiron is blocked. City have a chance to fall back in defense but are unable to deal with the Frenchman's second delivery and Chris Wood misses a glorious opportunity when he lands a team header deep and straight into Ederson's arms from about eight yards nods. Jack Grealish brilliantly wrestled the ball back from Bruno Guimaraes on the edge of the Newcastle box and penalized the Brazilian just before he entered the box. Kevin de Bruyne slides the resulting free kick into the line, but shoots comfortably wide of the near post with a shot. No clear chances for Manchester City in the first few minutes but they worked a couple of dangerous looking positions down the left of Newcastle Unietd's defence, with Matt Targett looking isolated. Nothing comes from some pressure but those are the kind of assists City will be aiming for all afternoon. Manchester City have opened at the Etihad as they attempt to overtake Liverpool by three points at the top of the Premier League table. Newcastle United have only picked up two points in 16 previous games here but can they thwart that today? Follow here to see how things are developing. Manchester City are wearing special training shirts ahead of this afternoon's game to mark the tenth anniversary of former striker Sergio Aguero's late goal against QPR that snatched the title from rivals Manchester United on the final day of the 2011/12 Premier League. The Argentina striker was forced to retire from football earlier this season after a heart condition was discovered while he was playing for new club Barcelona. Pep Guardiola says it will take time for Manchester City to recover from the pain of losing to Real Madrid midweek but insists Liverpool's draw with Tottenham Hotspur ahead of this afternoon's game against Newcastle United has changed nothing for his team-mate . "[The mood is [far much better than yesterday," he told Sky Sports ahead of kick-off. "It's normal, it's a matter of time. "[Liverpool's draw] doesn't change anything," he added. Newcastle United's preparations for the trip against the champions this afternoon were called into question by comments from Mecurial striker Allan Saint-Maximin during the week. The Frenchman gave an interview at home blaming his wasteful team-mates for his lack of assists this season and said he thinks he's as good as Sadio Mane. "The day I get a teammate capable of converting the chances I create, I will have 10-15 successful assists each season," Saint-Maximin told French publication So Foot. “Those who have played alongside me know full well that when it comes to pure quality, I have no reason to be jealous of [someone like] Sadio Mane. But the difference between these great players and me is that they show a lot of things on the pitch.” The title race takes center stage next as Manchester City look to take full advantage of Liverpool's Saturday night draw against Tottenham at Anfield as they up Eddie Howe's Newcastle United score. Now attention to the North London Derby, victory over Spurs will secure Champions League football. Meslier back up, Firpo wins the header and Rodrigo has a chance. The ball has no pace, he flicks it, but it's straight at Ramsdale. Meslier races to the set piece, i's clear and Pepe's in! But Dan James sprints back to attack him, denying Arsenal a third. Ramsdale comes out to ease pressure on Arsenal. We're two minutes from stoppage time, which is a lot closer than we expected after Ayling's red card. Lacazette will come and waste some time on the Gunners. Arsenal claim a penalty when the ball deflects onto Pascal Struijk's arm. Big chance for Arsenal to finish off Leeds. Nice gesture from Odegaard to wriggle out of trouble on the edge of the box. He then whips it toward the bottom corner, but it's just wide. With 15 minutes to go, can Leeds create another chance? Llorente hammers Leeds back into the game, hope for the 10 men at the Emirates, 2-1. It was Firpo at the front post who turned him on and Arsenal didn't bother to tag Llorente at the back post. He controls it beautifully on the volley and shoots past Ramsdale and the Leeds fans go wild, couldn't they? Big chance for Martinelli, the ball bounces up and he's suddenly in the goal but he can't control it and the shot goes too high. Llorente stormed out and failed to clear as Nketiah sniffed around the ball. He flips Raphinha and then slams one on goal. The pace remains high at Arsenal which will make Arteta happy. Jamie Carragher hasn't held back from opening up about Luke Ayling's red card against Arsenal. "I love Luke Ayling as a player," said the Sky Sports pundit. If you reduce your team to 10 men and miss three games, this could be the last game he plays in the Premier League. Gorgeous from Odegaard, a quick spin and he flicks the ball towards the back post. A rare opening for Leeds but Arsenal are quick to rule out the danger. Cedric finds more joy on the right, his performance is poor but Leeds can't stem the flow. Arsenal are still pushing high on the pitch, although that game is largely over. Now for four minutes of stoppage time. Yes, it's a red for Ayling, Raphinha walks a fine line too. It's calmed down since the second but Arsenal take the sting out of it a lot and play patiently from behind. This game could be over by half-time but perhaps a maturity is now creeping in for this Arsenal side. Martinelli is happy to drag his man back into his own half to keep the ball. But suddenly Arsenal is back in it! Cedric slides it over the top to Saka, he cuts it back to Odegaard who performs a sensational artistry to open up the space in the box. It comes back to Cedric at the edge of the compound, he fires around. This is an Arsenal start, sensational wing play from Martinelli, he gets around his man and then has a vision to single out Nketiah. Great work from Nketiah, he knocks out Meslier and the Leeds keeper can't get his feet in time as the ball goes over the goal mouth. The Arsenal youngster is in there like a flash and shoots into the empty goal. A great reward for Nketiah's newfound industry leading the line for the Gunners. Junior Firpo straight in the back of Saka, a rough tackle and a dangerous free-kick for the Gunners after just two minutes. Whipped up by Odegaard but clearly managed by Leeds. Arsenal did everything right early on, Cedric and Saka combine well. Vibrant atmosphere in the Emirates, Leeds all in blue, the Gunners in their traditional colours. The sun is also shining in north London, perfect playing conditions as the hosts are at the forefront. David Seaman has praised Aaron Ramsdale for taking his chance with both hands at Arsenal while continuing to tutor the England goalkeeper. Ramsdale has established himself as the first choice between posts at Emirates Stadium but while Seaman is a huge fan he is not afraid to dish out the tough love. Signed from Sheffield United last summer for a reported £24million, many eyebrows were raised when the Gunners brought a goalkeeper with back-to-back Premier League relegations onto his resume. David Seaman praises Aaron Ramsdale for seizing Arsenal's chance with both hands Arsenal's form has faltered in recent months but as things stand they are on their way to a Champions League spot. Meanwhile, Leeds are still at risk of relegation. Indy Sport back Arsenal to come through - almost. Ben White was absent from Arsenal's win at West Ham with a hamstring problem and there's a good chance the centre-back will be absent again here. Takehiro Tomiyasu left the field with cramps in that game against the Hammers – his first start in four months – but should be in the starting XI today. Stuart Dallas is out at Leeds after a thigh fracture against Manchester City.

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Gabby Agbonlahor claims Man Utd need 15 new players this summer

Gabby Agbonlahor believes Manchester United need 15 new players to start a rebound after a disastrous performance against Brighton. (Author: Gardener)

this summerGabby Agbonlahor believes Manchester United need 15 new players to start a rebound after a disastrous performance against Brighton on Saturday. The Red Devils hit a new low on the South Shore in the Amex when a soulless performance saw them lose 4-0 to the Seagulls to celebrate their 11th loss of the season. That defeat will see United finish this season with their lowest-ever Premier League points tally and cling to a Europa League spot as Champions League hopes have now been dashed. Agbonlahor, the former Aston Villa striker, questions the commitment of United's players and believes new manager Erik ten Hag has a tall order to bring the team back to the top. Speaking on talkSPORT, he said: "If you look at this performance today, they need 15 new players. Not a single player on this team will see Ten Hag after today's performance and want to play next season. "They weren't bothered, didn't have a passion for playing for Manchester United. ‘Brighton are a good, good team but Manchester United should never lose 4-0 to Brighton. Maybe players like Raphael Varane need to be called up because he's been very poor this season.” Raphael Varane, Cristiano Ronaldo and Jadon Sancho were all signed from Ole Gunnar Solskjaer last summer with a goal of challenging for the title. However, the trio failed to lead United towards Liverpool and Manchester City and were part of the team's decline as the Manchester giants sat sixth in the Premier League. Following Solskjaer's sacking in November, Ralf Rangnick has not turned the results around and after working with the players said the squad needs a shake-up. A host of players will leave United as free agents over the summer, including Nemanja Matic, Juan Mata, Jesse Lingard and Edinson Cavani. United are now almost five years without a trophy and without Champions League football next season they could struggle to attract their top goals. MORE : Manchester United should take inspiration from Liverpool signing of Sadio Mane, says Ralf Rangnick. Follow Metro Sport for the latest news

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