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Watford v Arsenal: Premier League – live!

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Premier League updates from the 5.30pm BST game at Vicarage RoadIntroducing our new football notifications on the Guardian appAnd feel free to email rob.smyth@theguardian.com 6.09pm BSTTiki taka my foot. Arsenal take the lead with a delightfully old-fashioned goal. Xhaka curls a fine corner onto the six-yard line, where Mertesacker gets away from Cleverley to thump a header into the net. 6.08pm BST38 min Cleverley’s flat cross is headed wide from 15 yards by Richarlison. Cech watched it go past the post at about 2mph. Continue reading... Source: Football News Link : Watford v Arsenal: Premier League – live!

José Mourinho and Jürgen Klopp react to Anfield stalemate – video

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Following the goalless draw at Anfield, the managers of Liverpool and Manchester United spell out their interpretation of the game. José Mourinho concedes that Liverpool's midfield was better than his, while Jürgen Klopp praises his team's defending and laments their inability to convert their big chance Continue reading... Source: Football News Link : José Mourinho and Jürgen Klopp react to Anfield stalemate – video

Cristiano Ronaldo’s late winner spares sluggish Real Madrid’s blushes

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There were five minutes to go and the nerves were increasingly frayed, the prospect of slipping nine points behind Barcelona in the table growing more real by the minute, when the men on the Real Madrid bench leapt in relief and ran towards the corner. Isco clipped a clever pass into the penalty area, the ball sitting up in front of Cristiano Ronaldo, who hit it into the far corner. Down by the corner flag, team-mates piled on. Victory had looked like it was evading them for a fourth time in just eight league games when an own goal had drawn Getafe level, but now it was secured. Related: Bayern Munich batter Freiburg while Hertha Berlin players ‘take a knee’ Continue reading... Source: Football News Link : Cristiano Ronaldo’s late winner spares sluggish Real Madrid’s bl