Jose Mourinho Praises Burnley Pressing, Defense after hard-fought Victory

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Tottenham continued their good run of form with a win over Burnley FC on Monday and in speaking to the club’s website after the game, manager Jose Mourinho was full of praise for his side.

Spurs made the trip to Turf Moor looking to build on their midweek Europa League success. But the win didn’t come easily, as the hosts made life difficult for the North Londoners. In the end however, a solitary goal from Heung-min Son was enough to settle the game and bring back the three points to London.

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Predicted Liverpool Starting XI vs FC Midtjylland (UCL)

Liverpool are looking for a third win in a row when they host FC Midtjylland on Tuesday night. In the midst of an extremely busy part of the schedule, the match could give Liverpool a chance to rotate their squad against a team that should defeat.

Upon perusing the team news, you’ll see that the Reds do have a few fitness concerns, so some squad rotation here would be optimal.

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Liverpool Team News vs FC Midtjylland (UCL): Thiago, Matip, Keita

The compressed 2020-21 campaign continues for Jurgen Klopp and his Liverpool squad on Tuesday night, when they host Danish side FC Midtjylland in the Champions League.

Liverpool defeated Ajax 1-0 in the opening fixture of the group, with Midtjylland falling 4-0 to Atalanta. Without further ado, let’s preview. For our starting lineup prediction go here.

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Manchester United Starting XI Prediction vs RB Leipzig (Champions League)

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It was a not a pretty result, but it was a point nonetheless when Manchester United drew with Chelsea over the weekend, in a match where the Red Devils resembled the Jose Mourinho era. Yes, manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, an attacker known as the “baby faced assassin” during his playing days, went with a more defensive-minded approach.

He kept Paul Pogba, the most expensive player in British history, a super-sub, and we believe he’ll do the same here against RB Leipzig. United welcome the Bundesliga side led by Julian Nagelsmann (nicknamed ‘Baby Mourinho’ by former Germany goalkeeper Tim Wiese on account of his wide-ranging tactical knowledge) to Old Trafford on Wednesday for a Champions League clash.

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Manchester United Team News vs RB Leipzig (UCL): Bailly, Jones, Lingard

Manchester United split the points with Chelsea on Saturday, and some could say they were even lucky to get that point given how they definitely got away with a clear red card card. Team captain Harry Maguire somehow got away with a bearhug/headlock/ultra-aggressive challenge on Cesar Azpilicueta.

Somehow, VAR did not review the call or did and saw nothing. Well, VARchester United moves on from an ugly, tedious game to host unfeated RB Leipzig in UEFA Champions League group stage play.

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Manchester City Starting XI Prediction vs Marseille (Champions League)

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Manchester City travel to France to continue their Champions League campaign as they take on Marseille tomorrow, and they will do so without one of their star players.

City had a rather disappointing outing in the Premier League over the weekend as they could only manage a draw against West Ham United. They went down to a goal from Michail Antonio ,but later hit back with an equaliser from Phil Foden.

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Arsenal Boss Mikel Arteta Bemoans Disallowed Goal after Leicester Defeat

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta expressed his displeasure over the disallowed goal after the Gunners succumbed to a 1-0 defeat at the hands of Leicester City on Sunday.

The North London club would have liked to get their Premier League season back on track after going down to Manchester City last week. But that wasn’t to be the case, as the visitors waited for their chance to hit on the counter and did just that with Jamie Vardy coming off the bench to score the game winner in the 80′.

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Tottenham Hotspur Starting XI Prediction at Burnley FC

Tottenham continue their Premier League season as they visit Burnley on Monday and it is likely they could be without a key defender. So how will this affect their starting eleven?

Spurs got their Europa League group stage campaign off a great start as they emerged 3-0 winners against Austrian team LASK Linz in midweek. They have been in great form and despite drawing their last League game, the North Londoners are strongly favored to get the three points at the Turf Moor.

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Tottenham at Burnley Team News: Dier, Tanganga, Bardsley, Lowton

It’s going to be the late show, or perhaps even the late late show when Tottenham Hotspur visit Burnley FC on Monday night. It’s final match of the weekend, with a late start time, and it matches up the league’s highest scoring team (Tottenham, 15 goals for, +7 goal differential) against the lowest (Burnley, 3 goals for, -5 goal differential).

Yes, Spurs have scored 5x as many as the Clarets thus far on the young season, and that’s a big reason when Burnley enters this match sitting in the drop zone. As for Spurs, they are only mid table, despite all the scoring sprees, so they have plenty of work to do as well.

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Pep Guardiola Confirms Injury Setback for Sergio Aguero

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola confirmed that Sergio Aguero has suffered an injury after their disappointing draw against West Ham United on Saturday.

City went a goal down on a bicycle kick from Michail Antonio, but rallied thanks to Phil Foden stepping up. The draw now leaves the Manchester club in 12th place and they are five points off the top.

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Chelsea News and Notes: Pulisic, Azpilicueta, Lampard, Mendy

When it’s a goalless draw, like Manchester United and Chelsea played on Saturday, well then a goalkeeper is certainly the man of the match. An ugly, dull game, played in a steady rain, this was not aesthetically pleasing football, but it certainly provided a lot to talk about, from both perspectives.

Chelsea keeper Edouard Mendy wasn’t perfect, and some of his passing left a lot to be desired, but he made a few good stops in the first half and his denying Marcus Rashford saved the game and salvaged a point for the visitors.

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Everton at Southampton FC: Team News, Odds, TV Info, Match Preview

Tomorrow brings a crucial crunch clash when Southampton FC hosts Everton in a Premier League fixture that looks pretty evenly matched on paper. In recent years, both Saints and the Toffees have found themselves often finishing mid-table, but now both clubs are feeling confident about genuinely being on an upward trajectory.

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