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Jordan Henderson: Liverpool’s irreplaceable ‘moral compass’

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Jordan Henderson: Liverpool's irreplaceable 'moral compass' - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Jordan Henderson has been appointed as Liverpool's vice-captain following the departure of Daniel Agger to Brondby. This extra responsibility bestowed on him only reflects his rising influence for both club and country.

Preview: Sunderland vs Tottenham

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Sunderland host Tottenham at the Stadium of Light looking to record their first win of the season. The Black Cats are yet to emerge with a victory...

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How Will The Premier League’s New Signings Fare This Weekend?

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With the international break nearing its conclusion we can now turn our attention back to the Premier League, which resumes this weekend with Arsenal hosting champions Manchester City early on Saturday.

With the transfer deadline seeing numerous high profile moves involving Premier League clubs, this weekend will see several players making their debuts with supporters up and down the country wondering whether or not their new signing will be the difference between success and disappointment.

Who Is The MVP? A Breakdown Of The Most Valuable Player In Each BPL Team

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The team crests for this season's Premier League

Each Premier League club is where it is thanks to contributions from a whole heap of players, but there are some that are greater among equals. That's what this is about: trying to find the most valuable player for each team. It's actually harder than it looks, but thankfully I'm here to give it a shot.

Premier League Transfer Records: How Does Each Club Stack Up?

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As more and more money is being pumped into the English Premier League, transfer fees are increasing exponentially from one transfer window to another. During the 2014 summer transfer window that closed on the first of September, a record £835 million was spent by Premier League clubs.

Six of these clubs have broken their club-record transfer fee during this window.

PHOTO: Liverpool Defender Seals Loan Move to Sunderland

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PHOTO: Liverpool Defender Seals Loan Move to Sunderland - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpo defender Sebastian Coates has sealed a season-long loan move to Sunderland.

The Uruguayan has been on the fringes for the past couple of seasons at Anfield, and with the signing of Dejan Lovren this summer from Southampton, has slipped further down the pecking order.

Preview: QPR vs Sunderland

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A fuming Harry Redknapp will be hoping for his first point of the season when Queens Park Rangers host Sunderland. While Manchester United have...

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Why Jack Colback’s call up isn’t so surprising

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Why Jack Colback's call up isn't so surprising - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Roy Hodgson named his first England squad since the World Cup, including four uncapped players: Calum Chambers, Danny Rose, Fabian Delph and Jack Colback. When I first saw the squad, the biggest surprise to me was the inclusion of Newcastle's Colback.

Geoff Cameron Must be Calculated and Logical About His Playing Future

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Rumors abound that American international Geoff Cameron is being courted both within the Premier League as well as on the continent. ProSoccerTalk links Cameron to a number of clubs, the biggest name being traditional Serie A contender Lazio.

But recent moves to big clubs have hampered many an American abroad.

Hazard, Jovetic, Buckley: Names of the Premier League, week 2

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Hazard, Jovetic, Buckley: Names of the Premier League, week 2 is a post from: Just Football

Week two of thePremier League 2014/15 is complete and so we bring youNames of thePremier League- a weekly column onJust Football where we offer you the best performers of the week.

EPL 2014/15: Manchester United v Sunderland Highlights

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Manchester trotted out the 3-5-2 yet again and seem to have suffered for it. In a surprisingly close match, new signing Juan Mata scored early, but the Black Cats' Rodwell leveled before the half and that remained the final score in a match that saw Sunderland look much better than they should have. 1-1 the final.

Draws for Guzan, Howard, and Altidore in the Premier League

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Brad Guzan and Aston Villa, Tim Howard and Everton, and Jozy Altidore and Sunderland all picked up a point in the Premier League. Read More

Top five conclusions: Sunderland 1-1 Manchester United

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1. Manchester United need central defenders they can trust Manchester United's change to a 3-4-1-2 with wing-backs formation was supposed to give the...

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Tactical Review: Sunderland 1-1 Manchester United

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Sunderland tactics Gus Poyet ditched his usual 4-1-4-1 formation to start with a 4-3-3 formation. The change had Manchester United's young...

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Sunderland vs Manchester United: Starting Lineups, TV Times and Open Thread

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Today's Sunderland-Manchester United match gives United manager Louis Van Gaal an opportunity to get United off to a better start than the 2-1 loss to Swansea last week.

Forviewersin theUnited States, the game will be shown on:

Sunderland vs Manchester United, 11am, NBCSN and Telemundoand NBC Sports Live Extra

Starting lineups:

Sunderland:Mannone, Vergini, v Aanholt, Brown, O'Shea, Cattermole, Larsson, Rodwell, Buckley, Wickham, Fletcher

Subs:Pantilimon, Jones, Bridcutt, Gomez, Altidore, Mavrias, Roberge

Manchester United:De Gea, Jones, Smalling, Blackett, Valencia, Cleverley, Fletcher, Mata, Young, Rooney, v Persie

Subs:Amos, M.

Sunderland vs Manchester United Predicted Lineups

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Sunderland entertain Manchester United on Sunday afternoon in what will be the latest indicator to Louis Van Gaal as to how much work still needs to be done to this broken United squad.

Sunderland go into the game as the form side out of the two clubs, and there is a real feel that they will go on to inflict yet more misery on the beleaguered Red Devils.

Preview: Sunderland vs Manchester United

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Sunderland will fancy their chances when they host troubled Manchester United at the Stadium of Light on Sunday. The Black Cats have won the last...

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Possible Manchester United starting lineup against Sunderland

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Possible Manchester United starting lineup against Sunderland - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United travel to the Stadium of Light to face Sunderland on Sunday afternoon, looking to bounce back strongly after their opening day defeat at the hands of Swansea.

New manager Louis van Gaal kept himself busy on the transfer front over the week, as Manchester United secured their third major signing of the summer, Marcos Rojo from Sporting Lisbon.

Sunderland vs Manchester United: Preview, possible lineups & Predictions

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Sunderland vs Manchester United: Preview, possible lineups & Predictions - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United travel to the Stadium of Light on Sunday in search of their first points of the 2014-15 season and first under manager Louis van Gaal.

The Red Devils suffered a surprise defeat at home to Swansea City last weekend to start their season.

VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: Sunderland fan on Wembley and RvP

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In preparation for the 2014-15 season, The Republik of Mancunia has spoken to fans of all the clubs in the Premier League about last season, next season, their own clubs and their thoughts on United.

Colin Randall is the editor of Salut! Sunderland. Follow @salutsunderland on Twitter.

Celtic Goalkeeper Craig Gordon Looks To Revitalize Career After Finally Overcoming Injuries

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McDiarmid Park, home of St. Johnstone, may not be foremost in the minds of soccer fans, but on the 13th of August it did play host to a couple of firsts. It was Celtic manager Ronny Deila's first taste of action in the Scottish Premiership; but perhaps more importantly the match marked the first competitive game Craig Gordon has played in since 2012.

Sunderland 2014/15 Season Preview: Poyet Continues to Reshape His Team

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Gustavo Poyet performed a minor miracle in guiding Sunderland to Premier League safety last season following the disastrous start to the campaign under the stewardship of Paolo Di Canio. The Uruguayan coach urged Sunderland supporters to persevere with the team until he was in a position to reshape the team in his image and start playing the football designed to attract supporters to the Stadium of Light.

Crystal Ball Gazing: Premier League 2014-15 predictions

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Crystal Ball Gazing: Premier League 2014-15 predictions - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Barclays Premier League is back. The long hibernation is over and time for the 'real game' to begin. How to pull the curtain of yet another silly season? By doing something silly of course. And is there anything sillier than gazing at crystal ball and doing non-sense predictions that may or may not come true?

TTU Go Predicting: a Club-by-Club Premier League Preview 2014-5

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[O]ur divisional previews of a year ago were so well received that we decided to go one better and offer a full set for 2014-5 even if bloggers enjoy the luxury of not being obliged to cover irrelevances such as the Community Shield. TTU staffer Ben Woolhead has a little extra time on his hands now after the masterful Newcastle United blog Black & White & Read All Over finally closed its doors after a decade.

Manchester United

Video: Adnan Januzaj hat-trick and individual highlights (Man Utd U21 vs Sunderland U21)

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Manchester United wonderkid Adnan Januzaj has seen himself relegated from club saviour to bit-part player since Louis van Gaal took charge. But the...

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Sunderland 1-1 Man Utd – Red Devils Struggle Again As Rodwell Makes Point For Hosts (Photos & Highlights)

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By Alan Duffy

Sunderland 1-1 Manchester United Premier League 24th August 2014

Louis Van Gaal's Manchester United once again failed to impress in this 1-1 draw at the Stadium of Light.

Juan Mata had given the visitors the lead on 17 minutes, but the Red Devils failed to build on their advantage, with the Black Cats getting abck on level terms on the half-hour mark.

CONFIRMED LINE-UP: Sunderland vs United

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De Gea; Jones, Smalling, Blackett; Valencia, Cleverley, Fletcher, Mata, Young; Rooney, van Persie

Sunderland enter battle with Spurs and Arsenal to land Man Utd’s Danny Welbeck

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Arsenal and Tottenham are facing a battle to land Manchester United striker Danny Welbeck after Sunderland entered the race, according to reports....

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Liverpool

Fabio Borini says he stayed at Liverpool to play

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Fabio Borini says he stayed at Liverpool because he thinks he is good enough to play for the club. The Italian has come under fire after refusing to...

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Inter Milan failed with deadline day move for Liverpool’s Fabio Borini

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Inter Milan failed with a deadline day move for Liverpool outcast Fabio Borini, according to reports. The Serie A side wanted to take the striker on...

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Inter Milan set to make £10m bid for Liverpool’s Fabio Borini in January

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Inter Milan are preparing to make a £10m bid to land Liverpool outcast Fabio Borini in January, according to reports. The striker has come under fire...

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Fabio Borini’s wage demands stop his transfer to QPR from Liverpool

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QPR were unable to complete a transfer for Liverpool striker Fabio Borini despite having a £12m bid accepted. The 23-year-old Italian was given...

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Liverpool’s Sebastian Coates set to join Sunderland on a season-long loan

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Liverpool centre-back Sebastian Coates is due at Sunderland to undergo a medical ahead of a season-long loan switch. The Uruguay international has...

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Liverpool’s Lucas Leiva dismisses Aston Villa and Sunderland links

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@indykaila so you giving wrong information to your followers. Lucas Leiva (@LucasLeiva87) August 31, 2014 Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva...

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Sunderland still hope to sign Liverpool’s Fabio Borini on loan

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Fabio Borini is still open to to joining Sunderland this summer but will only agree to a temporary deal with the striker refusing to give up...

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The Rest

Sunderland 2-2 Tottenham – Kane Commits Harry-Kari At Stadium Of Light (Photos & Highlights)

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By Alan Duffy

Sunderland 2-2 Tottenham Hotspur Premier League 13th September 2014

A late Harry Kane own-goal denied Tottenham what would have been a deserved win at the Stadium of Light. The striker heading into his own net `on 82 minutes to level the scores at 2-2 and give the Black Cats a share of the points.

Sunderland 2-2 Spurs: Reasons To Be Cheerful

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Such is life I suppose, but AANP is remarkably sanguine about the Late Own-Goal Fiasco. Mellowing with age, no doubt.

Dembele > Bentaleb

Pre kick-off, hearty roars of approval could be heard to resonate from every corner of the globe, as news filtered through that Bentaleb had been jettisoned and Dembele selected in his stead.

QPR v Sunderland Pre-Match Facts and Prediction

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Harry Redknapp will endure the boo boy's again tomorrow if they put in a lacklustre performance like they did against Tottenham last week as they were thumped 4-0 at White Hart Lane, while Sunderland were rather unfortunate not to take maximum points from Manchester United last week at the Stadium of Light and a repeat performance will be enough to grab all three points tomorrow!

Stoke City and Sunderland advance in the Capital One Cup

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Stoke City and Sunderland will face each other in the Third Round of the 2014-15 Capital One Cup with both teams picking up shutouts. Read More

Arsenal target could soon make Premier League switch, Chilean media claims deal done

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Arsenal target could soon make Premier League switch, Chilean media claims deal done - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

After Chilean media outlet Le Tercera claimed Napoli attacker Eduardo Vargas is set to have confided in his close friends about joining Arsenal, the trusted and respectable Gianluca Di Marzio have claimed that there are no confirmation of the rumours linking the player to the Gunners.