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Chelsea manager Antonio Conte discusses Nemanja Matic sale, hints at board decision
Lampard does not believe the situation will make the Frenchman's adaptation to the Premier League harder, but he conceded that the challenge facing the 22-year-old is a significant one.
After a summer of exceptionally high spending from domestic teams and overseas, this season should prove to be a spectacular display of all-star football.
"He seemed like he wanted to leave previous year at times, although he was very influential and played very well", he said of Costa.
The champions head into the new campaign without their inspirational captain Terry, who has joined Aston Villa, and with Diego Costa heading for the exit after falling out with the ruthless Conte.
'Antonio Conte wants more players in and I think he will get them because the board has backed the manager over the years, ' added the former midfielder.
The Clarets suffered a 3-0 defeat when they visited The Bridge in the league last August, but Antonio Conte's side have gone through plenty of changes since then.
"Mauricio Pochettino has worked hard to put Tottenham on another level but they are missing something".
Frustrated by City's failings in his trophyless first season in England, Guardiola has overhauled his squad with defenders Kyle Walker, Benjamin Mendy and Danilo, plus goalkeeper Ederson and playmaker Bernardo Silva.
Defence was the major problem with the Manchester City side a year ago as players couldn't adapt to Peps system.
Though Tottenham finished in second place on the Premier League standings last season, some feel that they do not have the depth to go all the way this season as they are the only club in the top flight that have yet to make a new signing.
The Brazil worldwide thrived under the United boss and was named Chelsea's Player of the Year during Mourinho's final season at Stamford Bridge. Sanchez is now out with an abdominal injury, according to Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger, while Coutinho has missed training sessions this week with a reported back injury and could be unavailable against Watford on Saturday. French worldwide striker Alexandre Lacazette has arrived for big money to bolster the attack while Bosnian left-back Sead Kolašinac has been brought in to help keep them out at the other end.
Victory in both the EFL Cup and Europa League were a sign that the Red Devils have taken a positive step back to becoming one of the top teams in European football. The fact that the Serbian was sold was not the confusing bit, but that he was sold to Manchester United caused some discussion. "It's the most competitive league in the world and it's becoming more competitive as we go on", he insisted.
"I was surprised because selling to a direct rival isn't the norm at the top end", the BT Sport pundit said in an exclusive interview with ESPN FC.
Everton - Ronald Koeman has done a fantastic job and the signing of Wayne Rooney is magical for the player and the club. "Maybe I made a mistake", said Wenger, who will be without want-away Chile star Alexis Sanchez against Leicester due to injury.
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He has done so for three clubs, including for the Seagulls in the League Cup in 2008 - the last time the two sides met. The England right back forced his way out of a Tottenham side that finished ahead of City in second place.
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Liverpool's best signing past year was winger Sadio Mane, who ended the season as one of the best players in England. Striker Romelu Lukaku cost at least £75 million, while Mourinho offloaded captain Wayne Rooney to Everton.
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PREMIER LEAGUE new boys Brighton officially hit the big time when they kick their season off against Manchester City . Gabriel Jesus' arrival last January alone caused enough headlines and murmurings about Sergio Aguero's future.
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She said she told him and his girlfriend, who was also in the photo, "thank you for coming" in a monotone voice before they left. He says he's known the singer since she was born - and even has her baby announcement in a filing cabinet in his house.
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