LIVE Football News: Leicester Take On Nottingham Forest In East Midlands Derby

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08:09, 03 Oct 2022
Last Updated: 15:53, 03 Oct 2022

Welcome to The Sportsman's LIVE football blog, where we will be bringing you all the biggest updates throughout the day. There were some exceptional derby day performances and victories over the weekend for Arsenal and Manchester City, with Erling Haaland and Phil Foden both netting hat-tricks for the latter. Now we turn our attention to the East Midlands as Leicester City welcome Nottingham Forest to the King Power Stadium in a bottom-of-the-table clash.


03 October 2022
The managers in the frame for the Wolves job

We take a look at the names of the coaches who are in with a chance of becoming the new boss at Molineux.

The 10 managers in the running for the Wolves job
03 October 2022
Gary Neville on "unplayable" Haaland
03 October 2022
Wilder stock hits new low after sacking
03 October 2022
Jurgen Klopp expects fight from Rangers

Jurgen Klopp on what he expects from Rangers...

"Rangers, who I think do extremely well in general but in Champions League the results they had are not exactly what they wanted. So we expect a team who is really fighting for a result, and that's what we have to prepare for."

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03 October 2022
Lionel Messi's dominance

Lionel Mess has scored the most direct free-kicks scored in Europe's top five leagues since 2017/18.

03 October 2022
Erling Haaland's incredible record

Erling Haaland continues to make the Premier League look easy.

03 October 2022
Middlesbrough sack Chris Wilder

Middlesbrough have sacked Chris Wilder after 11 months in charge. They currently sit in the Championship relegation zone.

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03 October 2022
Callum Wilson Rewarded With Fresh Contract

Newcastle United have handed Callum Wilson a fresh two-year contract with the option of a further year based on different factors

Callum Wilson Rewarded With Fresh Newcastle United Contract
03 October 2022
Nkunku has pre-contract agreement with Chelsea

Following last week's reports saying that Christopher Nkunku has had a secret medical ahead of a move to Chelsea, it is now believed that the RB Leipzig man has an agreement in place to join the Blues next summer.

Read below on how he would fit in at Stamford Bridge.

Where Nkunku would fit in at Chelsea
03 October 2022
Maddison has favourable run-in for World Cup

Can James Maddison barge his way into the England team for Qatar?

James Maddison Has A Favourable Run Of Fixtures To Force Way Into England Squad
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