2 – Poor communication with Leno almost allows Kamara to steal in4 – Needless push in the back on Kamara concedes a free-kick13 – Comes across quickly to snuff out the danger and deny Kebano14 – Rises high to cut out an Onomah pass through to Kamara25 – Sweeps up over on the right this time with a strong challenge31 – Covers the near post well to prevent Kamara capitalising on a cross45+1 – Convincingly heads away a free-kick whipped in from the right49 – GOAL! Forces the ball into the net off his shoulder from Willian’s corner83 – With a simple ball into midfield he makes his 100th pass of the match86 – One more headed clearance dashes Fulham’s hopes from a corner … [Read more...] about Gabriel’s Arsenal debut: Brazilian defender impresses against Fulham
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Rashid picked up three wickets in all, including two in his third over, which changed the complexion of the innings until Marsh, batting at number six, got settled. Rashid also removed Steve Smith, caught and bowled, from the final ball of his spell, the third successive time he has taken a wicket from his 24th delivery in this series. The leg-spinner was bowling so well that Moeen joked after the game that he wished he could have bowled Rashid for another over. … [Read more...] about Moeen rues England’s missed chances on captaincy debut
Only three top-flight clubs let in fewer or kept more clean sheets, and while Henderson's exploits were key, Jack O'Connell, John Egan and Basham continued to be a formidable unit at the level above and the side's shape out of possession was supremely honed on the training pitch by Wilder and Alan Knill; of the sides who conceded fewer shots than their 431, only Everton finished below them. … [Read more...] about Sheffield United 2020/21 preview: How can Blades build on stunning season?