LIVE Football News: Manchester United Take On Tottenham In Pivotal Saturday Showdown Clash

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12:29, 12 Mar 2022
Last Updated: 19:44, 12 Mar 2022

Welcome to The Sportsman's LIVE football blog, where we will be bringing you all the biggest updates throughout the day. There will be plenty of Premier League action today as Liverpool travel to Brighton, Brentford take on Burnley in a relegation six-pointer and Tottenham head up to Old Trafford to take on Manchester United in a potentially Champions League deciding clash.

Stay with us, you won't want to miss it.

Updates
12 March 2022
12 March 2022
Kane joins Rooney as top PL away scorer
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12 March 2022
FT - Man Utd 3-2 Tottenham

A special performance from Cristiano Ronaldo who scored a superb hat-trick which sees United claim a huge three points.

12 March 2022
Ronaldo is inevitable
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12 March 2022
GOAL! Man Utd 3-2 Tottenham

A hat-trick for Cristiano Ronaldo as he gives United a vital goal in the race for the top four.

12 March 2022
No respect from Cristian Romero after own goal
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12 March 2022
GOAL! Man Utd 2-2 Tottenham

Tottenham get the goal that they deserve as good play down the left side sees Reguilon put a low ball into the box only for Maguire to divert into his own net.

12 March 2022
Nice message from Todd Cantwell
12 March 2022
Cristiano Ronaldo is a different breed
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12 March 2022
HT - Man Utd 2-1 Tottenham

A special double from the main talisman himself sees United lead at the break.

12 March 2022
GOAL! Manchester United 2-1 Tottenham

Ronaldo is on the double after some poor defending by Spurs gifts Sancho an opportunity to square the ball to Cristiano who slots home from close range.

12 March 2022
GOAL! Man United 1-1 Tottenham

Harry Kane converts from a penalty after handball by Alex Telles.

12 March 2022
GOAL! Man Utd 1-0 Tottenham

WHAT A GOAL from Cristiano Ronaldo! A nice bit of play from Fred who flicks it round the corner which falls to Ronaldo as he fires a rocket into the top corner from 25 yards away.

12 March 2022
Christian Eriksen back doing what he loves
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12 March 2022
FT - Brentford 2-0 Burnley

Massive win for the Bees who will be buzzing after that as they make huge inroads into staving off any fears of relegation.

12 March 2022
GOAL! Brentford 2-0 Burnley

A huge win for Brentford as Ivan Toney converts from the penalty spot to ensure victory in a big relegation six pointer.

12 March 2022
GOAL! Brentford 1-0 Burnley

A huge goal for the Bees as Ivan Toney puts them 1-0 up with 10 minutes left to go, how crucial could that prove?

12 March 2022
Manchester United vs Tottenham Lineups
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12 March 2022
Hyundai suspend sponsorship with Chelsea

The fallout continues in West London as Hyundai have suspended their partnership with the club.

12 March 2022
HT - Brentford 0-0 Burnley

Not exactly a classic in London so far.

12 March 2022
Fernandes and McTominay OUT of United Game

Huge news coming out of Old Trafford as Bruno Fernandes and Scott McTominay were not seen on the team bus this afternoon and have reportedly tested positive for COVID.

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Bruno Fernandes to miss Manchester Unitedโ€™s match against Tottenham through illness
12 March 2022
Saudi consortium eye up Chelsea bid

There is a lot of uncertainty surrounding Chelsea at the moment but what is clear is there is a huge amount of interest to buy the club with a Saudi consortium now reportedly leading the way.

Inside Saudi Media's Chelsea takeover bid: Renew Rudiger's contract and rebuild Stamford Bridge | Goal.com
12 March 2022
A comeback to remember for United's youth
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12 March 2022
FT - Brighton 0-2 Liverpool

Job done for Jurgen Klopp's men as goals from Dias and Salah see them ease to a 2-0 victory on the South coast.

12 March 2022
Mo Salah is special
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12 March 2022
Brentford vs Burnley lineups
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12 March 2022
Liverpool reach historic milestone
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12 March 2022
GOAL! Brighton 0-2 Liverpool

As cool as you like as Salah slots home a penalty to send the Reds 2-0 up.

12 March 2022
HT - Brighton 0-1 Liverpool

Liverpool go in at the break 1-0 to the good after Luis Diaz gave them the lead midway through the first half with a gutsy header.

12 March 2022
AC Milan with a brilliant gesture
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12 March 2022
COVID causing Manchester United huge problems

It was reported earlier on today that David De Gea had tested positive for COVID but it has now looks like it was a false positive with the Spaniard in contention to play vs Tottenham this afternoon.

12 March 2022
Just a casual bit of Wrestlemania in the PL today
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12 March 2022
GOAL! Brighton 0-1 Liverpool

A superb ball over the Brighton defence from POTM Joel Matip sets up Luis Diaz who is brave and sticks his head in where it hurts and nods it past Robert Sanchez, taking a whack for his troubles but he's up and moving and he continues to look like another masterstroke from the board.

12 March 2022
Football Stands With Ukraine
12 March 2022
The Premier League disqualify Roman Abramovich

Another huge blow for Chelsea as the Premier League have today decided to disqualify Roman Abramovich from being a director at the club.

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