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DANNY MURPHY: Every Liverpool player has improved this season

DANNY MURPHY: The key to Liverpool’s success is how every player has improved… and why no one deserves to be player of the year more than Sadio Mane Sadio Mane would be my choice for the Footballer of the Year award The Liverpool star’s relentless energy has won points for the team this season It […]

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Murphy snapped up for Millisle ride

Oisin Murphy will ride Millisle for the first time in the Qipco 1000 Guineas. The champion jockey has picked up the plum mount on the Jessica Harrington-trained Group One winner as regular rider Shane Foley would be required to quarantine for 14 days back in Ireland should he travel to Newmarket. Source: Read Full Article

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DANNY MURPHY ANALYSIS: I don't see why the Premier League can't return

DANNY MURPHY ANALYSIS: After the Bundesliga’s successful comeback, I don’t see any reason why the Premier League can’t return as well The Bundesliga got back to business on Saturday after a two month suspension The games had intensity and quality, despite being played behind closed doors  Sportsmail columnist Danny Murphy believes the Premier League can […]

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DANNY MURPHY Q&A: Goal bonuses for strikers should be banned

DANNY MURPHY: Hitting winners against Manchester United, George Best v Lionel Messi and why I could’ve been a hotshot lawyer in another life Danny Murphy sat down to answer your questions as part of a new-look column Murphy reveals why he believes goal bonuses cause players to become selfish The former Liverpool man explains the […]

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DANNY MURPHY: Managers should prioritise FA Cup over PL riches

DANNY MURPHY: Managers should embrace the magic of the FA Cup and go for glory rather than prioritising Premier League riches Harry Redknapp and Roberto Martinez reaped benefits or chasing FA Cup glory  Replays should be scrapped if both sides agree to do so prior to an FA Cup tie Wembley semi-finals should be banned […]

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DANNY MURPHY: The cleverest thing Jose did was show common sense

DANNY MURPHY: The cleverest thing Jose Mourinho did was show common sense. This is a very good Tottenham side already Spurs went back to basics and Mourinho put his best players in best positions His plan was simple and and gave them the platform to cause maximum damage Maybe Mauricio Pochettino should have done something similar […]

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DANNY MURPHY: This wasn't the free-flowing England we enjoy, Gareth

This wasn’t the free-flowing England we enjoy, Gareth… it’s not the time to lose your nerve It was disappointing to see England slip back to being the overly-cautious team Gareth Southgate’s England side are free-flowing and go out to win matches  But we didn’t see that against the Czech Republic on Friday in the Euro […]