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 A disappointing evening at Stamford Bridge ended in defeat as the Blues were beaten 2-1 by Liverpool. Antonio Conte’s side reacted well in the second half having trailed 2-0 at half-time – Dejan Lovren and Jordan Henderson on target for Jurgen Klopp’s side – but although Diego Costa reduced the deficit with half an hour left to play we were unable to kick on and salvage anything from the game. There was just one change to the team which started at Swansea last Sunday, with David Luizcoming in for the injured John Terry to make his first appearance since re-joining…

David Luiz will play against Liverpool in the Friday Night Football clash with Liverpool, Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has confirmed. Luiz will replace John Terry in the line-up, with the skipper ruled out after suffering an ankle injury in the 2-2 draw with Swansea on Sunday – he is out of action for around 10 days. Luiz will be making his first appearances since rejoining Chelsea in a £30m Deadline Day transfer from Paris Saint-Germain. Skysports

A UEFA Champions League hat-trick from Sergio Aguero (£13.0m) continued Manchester City’s perfect start under Pep Guardiola. Suspended from domestic duties until Gameweek 6, the Argentina international returned to lead the line against Borussia Monchengladbach as Kelechi Iheanacho (£7.0m) dropped to the bench. David Silva (£8.9m) missed the 4-0 win as a precaution, allowing Ilkay Gundogan (£5.4m) his first appearance for Guardiola’s side. Stationed alongside Kevin De Bruyne (£10.5m) in central midfield, the German was brought down for the penalty that led to Aguero’s second. Raheem Sterling (£8.3m) and Aleksandar Kolarov (£5.9m) supplied an assist apiece, as did Leroy Sane(£7.8m),…

It was a night to remember for one young Sunderland fan when Everton visited the Stadium of Light on Monday. At the age of just five Bradley Lowery is fighting his second battle with cancer after neuroblastoma was diagnosed, but Sunderland made him their mascot for the Monday night match and he got to meet his heroes, walking out on the pitch alongside captain Jermain Defoe ahead of kick-off. This was part of the support the club have been giving over the past two years to Bradley, with efforts more recently directed to the campaign to raise the £700,000 that…

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