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English Premier League

The English Premier League is the top division of football in England. Set up in 1992 as a breakaway from the Football League, it is now the richest and most-watched football league in the world. Six teams have won the title since 1992: Manchester United, Arsenal, Chelsea, Manchester City, Blackburn Rovers and Leicester City. Chelsea were champions in the 2016-17 season, securing the first league title for the sixth time in the club's history in Italian manager Antonio Conte's first season in charge.

Paul Pogba is struggling for form at Manchester United. Photo: AP

Mourinho slams media for ‘lies’ about Man Utd’s Pogba

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has angrily insisted rumours his relationship with Paul Pogba has broken down are “lies”.

According to French sports newspaper L’Equipe, midfielder Pogba is unhappy with the more defensive position in which he has been used by Mourinho.