Everton were like United at Liverpool – Allardyce defends Anfield approach

Everton manager Sam Allardyce has defended his tactics from Sunday’s Merseyside derby against Liverpool – insisting Jose Mourinho used similar methods with Manchester United at Anfield. A Wayne Rooney penalty 13 minutes from time secured a 1-1 draw for Everton, who spent long periods on the backfoot either side of Mohamed Salah’s 42nd-minute opener. Speaking

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There is no-one like Messi – Alcacer

There is no-one in the world like Barcelona forward Lionel Messi, according to team-mate Paco Alcacer. Barcelona star Lionel Messi is unique and there are no comparisons to the forward, according to team-mate Paco Alcacer. Messi drew level with Gerd Muller for the most goals for one club in the top five European leagues with

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