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Eden Hazard's brace powered Chelsea to a 2-1 victory against Manchester City as the London club maintained a seven-point advantage over Tottenham Hotspur in the race for the English Premier League (EPL) title.

Chelsea on Wednesday bounced back with a vengeance after faltering 1-2 last weekend at home to Crystal Palace, while City were coming off a 2-2 draw with Arsenal.

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Manchester City have stepped up their presence in South America by adding Uruguay's Atletico Torque to their burgeoning list of international feeder teams.

The Montevideo-based club becomes the fifth subsidiary of City Football Group, the holding company created to oversee a global network of linked clubs.

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Arsenal drew 2-2 against visiting Manchester City at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday, a result which really does neither team much good.

Leroy Sane took control for the visiting Citizens only five minutes into the first half, receiving the ball in distance to dribble past goalkeeper David Ospina before scoring on Sunday. The Gunners had to wait until the 40-minute mark to level things up through a Theo Walcott goal. Arsenal's breather did not last long, with Sergio Aguero scoring Manchester City's second goal two minutes later.

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Bosnian striker Edin Dzeko broke a Roma goal-scoring record as the capital football giants beat Empoli 2-0, while Lazio beat Sassuolo 2-1 in Serie A.

Dzeko on Saturday became the leading goal-scorer in a single season for Roma thanks to his brace, moving to 33 goals. The former Manchester City striker started the day one goal adrift of three legendary Giallorossi hitmen - Francesco Totti, Rodolfo Volk and Pedro Manfredini - but leap-frogged all of them over 90 minutes, after two classic finishes.

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Manchester United have announced that they will play five games in the United States this summer, including matches against Real Madrid, Barcelona and Manchester City in the football club's pre-season tour.

United will kick-off their pre-season in North America with two games against Major League Soccer sides, taking on Los Angeles Galaxy at the Stubhub Centre on July 15. The matches will be followed by a match against Real Salt Lake at Rio Tinto Stadium on July 17, the English Premier League (EPL) side announced on Tuesday.

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Manchester United's mercurial striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic revealed on Wednesday that his fallout with former FC Barcelona head coach Pep Guardiola in the 2009-10 season still riles him up.

It was Guardiola, at present in charge of Manchester City, who brought Ibrahimovic to Barcelona in 2009. But the duo fell out, resulting in the Swedish superstar being loaned to AC Milan after only a season before he could make the move permanent.

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Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy has claimed that he has received death threats following the sacking of former manager Claudio Ranieri, asserting that he was not responsible for the Italian's removal.

Ranieri guided Leicester to an unlikely English Premier League (EPL) title last season, but the team struggled during the last few months of his tenure. The 65-year-old Italian was sacked on February 23 when the reigning EPL champions were just a single point above the relegation zone. 

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