LIVE Football Blog: Boxing Day Build Up + COVID Updates

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09:13, 24 Dec 2021
Last Updated: 14:00, 24 Dec 2021

Merry Christmas Eve to you all! While there wasn't any football to react to last night we'll keep you up to date with any breaking news on Boxing Day fixtures, COVID postponements and any funny or quirky stories we find along the way. 

Updates
4 weeks ago
Have a very Merry Christmas!

Short day today but we'll be back in on Boxing Day so we'll see you all then! Take care and fingers crossed for some brilliant football. 

4 weeks ago
Liverpool's incredible transfer market
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4 weeks ago
Kalvin Phillips on the Euro 2020 Final
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4 weeks ago
AFCON call ups

Multiple PL stars have received their call ups for the AFCON in the last few days.

Sadio Mane AFCON call-up confirmed as Liverpool fans wait for departure decision
Sadio Mane AFCON call-up confirmed as Liverpool fans wait for departure decision
4 weeks ago
Burnley v Everton OFF

Another Boxing Day fixture falls, as Everton's request to cancel their game against Burnley is granted. 

4 weeks ago
Antonio Conte isn't impressed

The Spurs boss feels that recent PL meetings have been 'a waste of time' 

4 weeks ago
Ralf Rangnick on player welfare

He makes a very good point... why are we the only league in Europe's top five leagues to be using just three substitutes? 

4 weeks ago
Jurgen Klopp shares his thoughts

Safe to say the Liverpool boss isn't a fan of the condensed Christmas schedule. 

4 weeks ago
New Newcastle centreback in January?

Multiple sources have linked Newcastle with a move for highly-rated dutch prospect, Sven Botman from French champions LOSC Lille.

4 weeks ago
Pep want's players that want to stay!

Ferran Torres wasn't interested in staying and Pep didn't fight for him to stick around. 

4 weeks ago
Jude isn't interested in numbers

Good to see players still recognise that it's more how you play than what your numbers are.

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