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Arsenal sell 50,000 BATE Borisov tickets for tonight’s Europa League game… but will they all turn up for final group game?

ARSENAL have reportedly sold over 50,000 tickets for tonight’s dead rubber Europa League clash with BATE Borisov. The Gunners have already qualified for the knockout stages as group winners thanks …

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ARSENAL have reportedly sold over 50,000 tickets for tonight’s dead rubber Europa League clash with BATE Borisov.

The Gunners have already qualified for the knockout stages as group winners thanks to three wins in their first five matches.

 Arsenal have sold over 50,000 tickets for tomorrow's Europa League clash with BATE BorisovPA:Press Association Arsenal have sold over 50,000 tickets for tomorrow’s Europa League clash with BATE Borisov

But that hasn’t stopped loyal fans from snapping up tickets to see their favourites take to the Emirates pitch this evening, claims the Standard.

It does mean that there are still 10,000 tickets available for the Euro clash in north London.

But whether 50,000 supporters turn up remains to be seen, with many purchased seats left empty in games against Cologne and Red Star Belgrade.

There is also sure to be a hangover from the weekend defeat to Manchester United.

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 The match is a dead rubber as Arsenal have already qualifedGetty Images The match is a dead rubber as Arsenal have already qualifed

While Wenger has used the tournament to blood a number of untested youngsters.

Meanwhile, Arsenal have been given a boost in their reported pursuit of Steven N’Zonzi.

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The midfielder has revealed he is set to leave Sevilla in January after a bust-up with boss Eduardo Berizzo.

N’Zonzi has a £35milion release clause in his contract but is also wanted by Everton and Juventus.

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Bayern Munich insist they will not recall Renato Sanches from his Swansea hell next month

BAYERN MUNICH have zero interest in recalling Renato Sanches back from his nightmare loan spell at Swansea next month. The 20-year-old Portuguese midfielder arrived in South Wales to huge fanfare i…

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BAYERN MUNICH have zero interest in recalling Renato Sanches back from his nightmare loan spell at Swansea next month.

The 20-year-old Portuguese midfielder arrived in South Wales to huge fanfare in August as Paul Clement appeared to have pulled off quite the coup.

 Bayern Munich have no interest in recalling Renato Sanches from his Swansea nightmareReuters Bayern Munich have no interest in recalling Renato Sanches from his Swansea nightmare

But the promising youngster has endured a horrible time of it at the Liberty Stadium and has been dropped to the bench in recent weeks.

Bayern boss Jupp Heynckes has no intention of bringing Sanches back to Bavaria next month.

He told Bild: “I assume that Hasan Salihamidzic [Sporting Director] talked to him on the phone.

“I’m surprised. I’m not worried about getting him back to Bayern.

 The Portugal international has endured a horrible time in South WalesReuters The Portugal international has endured a horrible time in South Wales  But Bayern insist they will not be bringing him back to GermanyAP:Associated Press But Bayern insist they will not be bringing him back to Germany

“You also have to see if that makes sense. In midfield, we have no need.”

It is a nightmare situation for the man who won the Golden Boy award last year after helping Portugal to win Euro 2016.

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Swansea are bottom of the table and face a trip to a rejuvenated Everton side this evening.

Sanches has only completed 90 minutes twice for the Swans in the Premier League and was completely left out of the squad for the win over West Brom and the defeat to Manchester City.

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Douvan: When will Douvan race next? All the latest news as Willie Mullins’ chaser is ruled out of the season

DOUVAN will not run again this season reports trainer Willie Mullins. The brilliant chaser has not been seen since being defeated at the 2017 Cheltenham Festival and he will not be seen in action t…

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DOUVAN will not run again this season reports trainer Willie Mullins.

The brilliant chaser has not been seen since being defeated at the 2017 Cheltenham Festival and he will not be seen in action this season either.

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 Douvan finished down the field at Cheltenham on his last startGetty Images Douvan finished down the field at Cheltenham on his last start

Who is Douvan?

Douvan is a seven-year-old thoroughbred racehorse who has already won eight Grade 1 races in his career.

He has twice been a Cheltenham Festival hero, winning the Supreme Novices’ Hurdle back in 2015 and the Arkle Chase in 2016.

Douvan lost his unbeaten record for Willie Mullins when beaten in the Champion Chase on his last start.

Who trains Douvan?

Douvan is trained by Willie Mullins in Ireland.

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Manchester City stars go bowling after stunning start to the season continued… as Gabriel Jesus wins the golden pin for first place

MANCHESTER CITY stars celebrated keeping up their hot start to the season, by going bowling. Gabriel Jesus was joined by Ederson and Fernandinho after Pep Guardiola’s men thumped Tottenham 4-…

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MANCHESTER CITY stars celebrated keeping up their hot start to the season, by going bowling.

Gabriel Jesus was joined by Ederson and Fernandinho after Pep Guardiola’s men thumped Tottenham 4-1 in the Premier League just 24 hours earlier.

 Gabriel Jesus went bowling with friends, including Fernandinho and Ederson, on Sunday nightEamonn and James Clarke Gabriel Jesus went bowling with friends, including Fernandinho and Ederson, on Sunday night  Man City star Gabriel Jesus took home the golden pin for coming in first place on Sunday eveningEamonn and James Clarke Man City star Gabriel Jesus took home the golden pin for coming in first place on Sunday evening

Brazilian star Jesus appeared to be just as on target in the lanes as well as on the pitch this season too.

The City star – who’s scored 12 goals this term for club and country – took home the “golden pin”, showing off yet another victory.

Compatriot Fernandinho came in second as the City trio enjoyed their Sunday evening out at All Star Lanes in Manchester with a group of pals.

Wrapped-up warm to avoid the bitter chill Jesus strolled proudly outside the bowling alley sporting his golden pin, while laughing with his friends.

 The City stars and friends were enjoying All Star Lanes in Manchester on Sunday nightEamonn and James Clarke The City stars and friends were enjoying All Star Lanes in Manchester on Sunday night  Fernandinho appeared to come in second after clutching the silver pin on the way outEamonn and James Clarke Fernandinho appeared to come in second after clutching the silver pin on the way out

Following yet another big win, City appear to have one hand on the Premier League trophy already.

On the win, boss Guardiola revealed his side are so good, he wouldn’t have even made the starting XI in his prime.

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When asked if he could break into the current City team, the Spaniard revealed: “No way. Fernandinho is much, much better.”

But Guardiola is being realistic, quashing claims they could emulate Arsenal’s “Invincibles” season of 2003-04.

Manchester City 4-1 Tottenham: Kevin De Bruyne runs the show in dominant win as Raheem Sterling nets brace and Gabriel Jesus misses penalty  24 hours earlier, Manchester City had just finished battering Tottenham 4-1 at the EtihadEamonn and James Clarke 24 hours earlier, Manchester City had just finished battering Tottenham 4-1 at the Etihad

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