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David Hytner

David Hytner

    It’s time to stop selling, says Koeman
    It’s time to stop selling, says Koeman
    It has happened for the previous two summers and Ronald Koeman is no fool. The Southampton manager knows it will happen again next summer. There...
    Why Arsenal and Chelsea imploded in the Champions League
    Why Arsenal and Chelsea imploded in the Champions League
    Failure to offer securityHindsight is a wonderful thing and there is simply no way Arsène Wenger could have known David...
    Premier League 2015-16 preview No 5: Tottenham Hotspur
    Premier League 2015-16 preview No 5: Tottenham Hotspur
    Predicted position: Sixth
    How Gareth found his groove
    How Gareth found his groove
    Gareth Bale touched the ball to his team-mate and he blasted into his stride. The run took him from the edge of his own penalty "area" ;...
    Adebayor gets his kicking boots back
    Adebayor gets his kicking boots back
    Emmanuel Adebayor's residence in Ghana had some illustrious guests in June last year. Samuel Eto'o, Michael Ballack, Jay-Jay Okocha,...
    Paris Saint-Germain has dreams and cash to match
    Paris Saint-Germain has dreams and cash to match
    Nasser al-Khelaifi appears to be fond of the phrase. It is short and punchy, and it serves as something of a mission statement for his presidency of...
    Victor Moses reaches promised land at Chelsea
    Victor Moses reaches promised land at Chelsea
    To Moses, the images have a dream-like quality. The Nigerian winger had prayed since the beginning of July for the completion of his transfer from...
    'No risk' in return of King Henry
    'No risk' in return of King Henry
    Arsene Wenger has insisted that there is no downside to his decision to re-sign Thierry Henry on a two-month loan from the New York Red Bulls.
    Fabregas moved, but says Van Persie must stay
    Fabregas moved, but says Van Persie must stay
    Cesc Fabregas says Arsenal "cannot afford to lose" Robin van Persie but admits the club may be powerless in their attempts to keep him. Van...
    FA battles to gag foul-mouthed fans
    FA battles to gag foul-mouthed fans
    When thousands of football supporters voice their wish that a player from another team had died in a terrorist outrage, it is safe to say that the...
    How pub talk made a manager
    How pub talk made a manager
    Arsène Wenger is often held up as a continental sophisticate, the consummate leader of men, but the Arsenal manager has revealed that his...
    Chelsea: A search for style
    Chelsea: A search for style
    Avram Grant did his best to be charitable towards Jose Mourinho this week. The new Chelsea manager said that "nobody at the club was happy" about...