Benjamin Mendy Duncan Castles Twitter Incident Spat 2017

Man City left back Benjamin Mendy injured his knee in his side’s recent 5-0 win over Crystal Palace, leading to fears that the former Monaco star could be out for an extended period of time. Journalist Duncan Castles tweeted saying the 23 year old, the only real specialist left back on Guardiola’s books, could be out for a nine month period, but Mendy issued a riposte to him, asking him why he was speaking like a doctor when his bio read journalist.

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Oumar Niasse goals vs Bournemouth give Koeman some much needed respite

Everton 2-1 Bournemouth (King 49, Niasse 77, 82)

Senegalese striker Oumar Niasse gave under fire manager Ronald Koeman some much needed respite after his double gave Everton a come from behind win at Goodison Park against AFC Bournemouth.

Everton hadn’t won since the opening day of the season and given the investment that Everton had made in the beginning of the season on new players, it was heavily feared that Koeman would follow Frank de Boer out of the league should the Toffees have not beaten the Cherries.

But Niasse scored in the 78th and 82nd minutes against Eddie Howe’s side to give Everton three points, and more importantly, their first goals in the league since that 1-1 draw against Man City last month. Continue reading