David Lynch

 
David Lynch • dmlynch Football Journalist
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Football expert and professional journalist, specialising in Liverpool and the Premier League. Formerly Liverpool correspondent for the Evening Standard.

Articles written by David Lynch

Copa del Rey

Real Madrid knocked out of Copa del Rey by third-tier Alcoyano

Zinedine Zidane's side were taken to extra time before suffering a shock Copa del Rey defeat to Segunda B opposition.

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Player Ratings

Fulham 1-2 Man Utd Player Ratings: Pogba leads Red Devils to victory

See how the players rated after Manchester United earn a come-from-behind win over a spirited Fulham side in London.

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Premier League

Fulham 1-2 Man Utd: Visitors return to Premier League summit with comeback win

Goals from Paul Pogba and Edinson Cavani helped Manchester United come from behind to claim three points at Craven Cottage.

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Player Ratings

Man City 2-0 Aston Villa Player Ratings: Rodri stars as hosts win it late

Bernardo Silva and Ilkay Gundogan struck late to secure three points and take Manchester City top of the Premier League.

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Manchester United

Pogba provides Manchester United with new threat ahead of Liverpool trip

The Frenchman is starting to prove that he can flourish in an entirely different role following Bruno Fernandes' arrival.

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Premier League

Aston Villa v Everton postponed due to Covid outbreak

With Aston Villa's training ground still closed due to a coronavirus outbreak, the Premier League have moved to call off Sunday's game.

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Bayern Munich

Bayern Munich dumped out of German Cup by second-tier Holstein Kiel

The holders conceded an injury-time equaliser before losing a penalty shootout as they suffered a shock second-round defeat.

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Player Ratings

Tottenham 1-1 Fulham Player Ratings: Areola keeps Spurs at bay

Fulham's goalkeeper kept his side in it before an impressive cameo from Ademola Lookman helped earn a deserved point.

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Player Ratings

Man City 1-0 Brighton Player Ratings: Foden the standout as hosts grind out win

The Englishman scored again as Pep Guardiola's men underlined their title credentials with a hard-fought victory over Brighton.

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FA Cup

Aston Villa hopeful FA Cup clash with Liverpool will go ahead, despite coronavirus outbreak

Aston Villa have closed their training ground after revealing that a 'large number of first team players and staff returned positive tests'.

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Liverpool

Phillips or Williams: Who should be Liverpool's Matip replacement?

Jurgen Klopp has rotated his two youngest defensive options in Joel Matip's absence so far this season but who has fared best?

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Player Ratings

Man Utd 0-2 Man City, Player Ratings: Ruben Dias shines as Fernandes struggles

Manchester City's big-money summer signing shone as they reached the League Cup final yet again with a derby victory.

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League Cup

Man Utd 0-1 Man City: Holders into fourth consecutive final

Goals from John Stones and Fernandinho earned a Manchester derby victory for the visitors and set up a Wembley meeting with Tottenham.

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Injuries

Barcelona's Philippe Coutinho out for three months after knee surgery

The Brazilian damaged his lateral meniscus against Eibar and will undergo surgery to explore the extent of the issue.

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Manchester City

Manchester City return to training after Everton postponement

Pep Guardiola's team saw their visit to Goodison Park called off due to a Covid-19 outbreak but have now returned to training.

  • 3 weeks
Premier League

Premier League vows to continue after latest Covid-19 postponement

Two days after Everton and Manchester City's meeting was called off, Tottenham and Fulham were also forced to postpone a game.

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Premier League

Tottenham v Fulham postponed due to Covid-19 outbreak

The decision to call off Wednesday evening's game was made after Fulham reported a number of coronavirus cases.

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Premier League

Leicester 2-2 Manchester United: Foxes score late to stay second

Manchester United looked destined to grab second place in the Premier League before Jamie Vardy struck late to earn a point.

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Arsenal

Arteta: Arsenal could be dragged into relegation battle in next three games

The Gunners sit just four points and three places above the drop zone ahead of a London derby against Chelsea.

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League Cup

Everton 0-2 Manchester United: Cavani strikes to send visitors into League Cup semis

Late strikes from the Uruguayan and Anthony Martial sent Ole Gunnar Solksjaer's men into the last four of the cup.

  • 4 weeks
Premier League

Arsenal squad ranked after disastrous start to season under Mikel Arteta

The Gunners are hovering perilously close to the relegation zone after failing to build on a strong start under their manager.

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Premier League

Premier League clubs reject five substitutions proposal for third time

In a move that is sure to incense Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp, top-flight clubs have again refused to change substitution rules.

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Manchester United

Edinson Cavani facing ban after FA charge for Instagram post

The Uruguayan apologised for comments made in the aftermath of Manchester United's win over Southampton but is now facing a charge.

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Edinson Cavani

Are Manchester United missing Edinson Cavani?

The Uruguayan is close to returning from injury and the early signs suggest that he could make a big impact for the Red Devils.

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Premier League

What is going wrong for Gabriel Jesus and Timo Werner?

The pair have taken plenty of flak during difficult starts to the season for their respective teams, but is that fair?

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