These are the UEFA Club Rankings for 2001/2002 - the numbers are calculated based on results over the previous five years of European competition.
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It is hardly going out on a limb to suggest for example that Jürgen Klopp and Liverpool may see a clearer path to the shiny stuff in Europe this season than at home where they are already miles off the pace
The Dubai based PCP Capital Partners Middle Eastern investment fund has increased its offer for Newcastle United to around £300m
The fracas at Manchester United was supposedly all about respect but upstartery and disrespect is a lot of what makes sport great
Plus: geographically close World Cup groups, non-league-less FA Cup third rounds and recalling the pros who turned out for pubs
Danny Ings to West Brom? | Silvan Widmer to Arsenal? | Javier Mascherano to River Plate?
Roy Hodgson was happy after Crystal Palace’s 2-1 win over Watford but accepts they will have to keep fighting
Pep Guardiola believes he may have to sign a defender in the January transfer window or Manchester City could be ‘in real trouble’
David Moyes has declared an interest in Jack Wilshere as West Ham United prepare for a transfer window he believes will be key to them avoiding relegation