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Arsenal loss at Brighton ‘unacceptable’ says Mikel Arteta

Media playback is not supported on this device Brighton & Hove Albion 2-1 Arsenal: Arteta ‘frustrated’ with late defeat to BrightonArsenal boss Mikel Arteta says the way his side lost their Premier League game at Brighton is “unacceptable”.The Gunners were the better side for much of the game but threw away a one-goal lead, given…

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Premier League: The youngsters who have shone in 2019-20

The BBC Sport XI of Premier League players aged 21 or younger at the start of 2019-20The Premier League season might be on pause, but it has been a breakthrough campaign for several youngsters.Liverpool’s Trent Alexander-Arnold and Manchester United’s Aaron Wan-Bissaka are already established in the top flight, but what about those who have only…

Maths of the day – this guy knows how to work out pitch sizes in less time than the average VAR checkFootballers – they’re good eggs, you know.Some of them have been giving up their time to help children doing school lessons from home during the coronavirus pandemic.As part of BBC Bitesize’s daily lessons, Watford…

Rose Reilly and Julie Fleeting have both been inducted into the Scottish Football Hall of FameThe summer of 2019 will be remembered as the moment Scottish women’s football achieved global recognition.Shelley Kerr’s Scotland squad qualified for their first World Cup, two years after their first major tournament appearance at the European Championship.Last summer’s finals in…

Jordan Nobbs was out for nine months last year after suffering a serious knee injuryEngland midfielder Jordan Nobbs has extended her contract with Women’s Super League side Arsenal.The 27-year-old, capped 63 times, joined from Sunderland in 2010 and has scored 66 goals in 206 appearances.”Putting football aside, she personifies what Arsenal means,” boss Joe Montemurro…

Aoife Mannion (right) injured her ACL playing for Manchester City against Atletico Madrid in the Champions LeagueThe Football Association has launched an audit and formed an advisory group to study why anterior cruciate ligament injuries are more prevalent in female footballers.Women players are eight times more likely to injure their ACLs than men.Twelve players in…

Mike Ashley (centre left) bought Newcastle United in 2007Newcastle United fans are used to false dawns when it comes to potential new owners replacing the much-maligned Mike Ashley. But as a group of investors backed by Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund move closer to ending Ashley’s 13-year reign, even the most-sceptical supporters are starting to…

Man Utd 1990, England 1966, Liverpool 1984 and Brazil 1970 are four classic kits. But do any of them win your vote for the most iconic?It’s around this time of year that clubs start preparing to reveal their kit designs for next season.But we might have to wait a little this time around, so we’ve…