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Sead Kolasinac: the tree-like defender who can help to mould a tougher Arsenal

There was a twist this year to Arsenal’s annual late-season injection of hope in that it came with a change of formation. Can a conversion to a back three really, after all these years, be the recipe that actually delivers jam tomorrow? Yet it’s not even clear that Arsène Wenger intends to stick with a shape of which he was ...

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Jonny Evans FA charge

Manchester United defender Jonny Evans denies FA spitting charge

Manchester United defender Jonny Evans has denied an FA charge for allegedly spitting at Newcastle’s Papiss Cisse in Wednesday’s Premier League match. An independent hearing into the case will be held on Friday night, with a decision expected on Saturday. Evans, 27, was charged on Thursday and faces a six-game ban if found guilty. He has previously denied deliberately spitting ...

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