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Liverpool vs Manchester United: TV channel, live stream, team news and kick off time for Premier League clash at Anfield

JURGEN KLOPP’s Liverpool will be desperate to get back to winning ways as they welcome big rivals Manchester United to Anfield on Saturday. After a run of just one win from seven in all competitions, the Reds are chasing a first home triumph since the emphatic 4-0 win over Arsenal back in August. But Jose […]

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JURGEN KLOPP’s Liverpool will be desperate to get back to winning ways as they welcome big rivals Manchester United to Anfield on Saturday.

After a run of just one win from seven in all competitions, the Reds are chasing a first home triumph since the emphatic 4-0 win over Arsenal back in August.

Jurgen Klopp is yet to transform Liverpool into a ruthless winning machine
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But Jose Mourinho brings his team here in sparkling form, winning nine from their last ten games.

They are joint top with cross-town rivals City and will fancy their chances against a Liverpool side who have shipped 12 goals in seven Premier League outings.

Romelu Lukaku has got off to a flying start to life at Manchester United
Romelu Lukaku has got off to a flying start to life at Manchester United
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What time is kick-off?

THIS one takes place on Saturday October 14 at Anfield.

Things get underway at 12.30pm.

Which channel can I watch it on?

YOU can watch the game on Sky Sports Premier League, with coverage underway at 11.30am.

Alternatively, stay with us here on SunSport and follow our LIVE blog.

Manchester United are expected to mount serious title challenge this season
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What is the team news?

DESPITE their superb form, United are still suffering from a midfield injury crisis.

Marouane Fellaini is out with a knee injury sustained on international duty and could miss several weeks, whilst Paul Pogba remains sidelined with a hamstring problem.

Adam Lallana is only long-term injury absence at Liverpool
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For the hosts, Adam Lallana remains out with a thigh strain, whilst Nathaniel Clyne still has no official return date with a back problem.

Dejan Lovren has been struggling with various niggles over the past couple of weeks but should feature, whilst Danny Ings has vowed to stay and fight for his place.

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Who’s on The One Show tonight? Gunpowder’s Kit Harington joins Ricky Wilson and London Underground’s busking license winner is revealed

GAME of Thrones hunk Kit Harington has earned a veritable Dothraki horde of admirers, who will be delighted to find out he’s gracing The One Show tonight. But what will the talented star be chatting about, and who else will be appearing? Here’s all you need to know. Who is on The One Show tonight? […]

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GAME of Thrones hunk Kit Harington has earned a veritable Dothraki horde of admirers, who will be delighted to find out he’s gracing The One Show tonight.

But what will the talented star be chatting about, and who else will be appearing? Here’s all you need to know.

Jon Snow actor Kit Harington has earned a legion of admirers
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Who is on The One Show tonight?

Kit Harington, the hunky actor who as been catapulted to superstardom as Game of Thrones hero Jon Snow, will be appearing on The One Show tonight.

He will be chatting about Gunpowder, the prime-time BBC drama starting this weekend which tells the story of the Gunpowder Plot.

In the show the 30-year-old plays ringleader Robert Catesby who, incredibly, he is descended from.

And that’s not Kit’s only noteworthy kin – he recently got engaged to fellow Thrones star Rose Leslie, and an eagle-eyed fan discovered that they are distantly related, sharing King Charles II as an ancestor.

Also appearing on the show are four buskers, who will find out live on air whether they have successfully obtained London Underground busking licences.

Kit recently got engaged to fellow Thrones star Rose Leslie

When is The One Show on and who is hosting?

Tonight’s episode of The One Show will kick off, as always, on BBC One at 7pm, lasting half an hour.

Although one half of the usual presenting duo, Alex Jones, will take her place on the sofa, Matt Baker will be replaced by a special guest –  Kaiser Chiefs frontman and The Voice star Ricky Wilson.

Each night the presenters mix interviews with an array of celebrity guests with an eclectic mix of topics ranging from current affairs to pop culture.

If you’ve missed one, and would like to catch up, the episodes are available on demand on BBC iPlayer.

Former judge on the Voice Ricky Wilson is guest hosting tonight

Can I be in The One Show audience?

Unfortunately, the One Show is not listed among the BBC shows you can apply for tickets for.

So viewers will just have to get their fix from their sofas.

However, to be in with a chance of watching programmes from A Question of Sport to Just a Minute being made visit  http://www.bbc.co.uk/showsandtours/shows/.

The One Show has been running for 10 years

How long has The One Show been running?

The magazine style show has been running for over a decade. The first episode was aired on August 14 2006.

From 2007 to 2010 it was hosted by Adrian Chiles and Christine Bleakley, before Alex Jones and Jason Manford took the helm, later being replaced by Matt Baker.

Chris Evans oversaw the Friday night hour-long episodes from 2010 to 2015.

The likes of Dermot O’Leary, Phil Tufnell, Zoe Ball and Fearne Cotton are among the guest presenters who have stood in for the regular duos.

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F1 US Grand Prix start time: Live stream, TV channel, time, and race info for Circuit of the Americas

F1 heads to Texas for the US Grand Prix as we could have a new world champion by the end of the weekend. Lewis Hamilton has the chance to wrap up the Drivers’ Championship as Mercedes are also on the verge of winning the Constructors’ Championshop. When is the US Grand Prix? On Friday, October […]

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F1 heads to Texas for the US Grand Prix as we could have a new world champion by the end of the weekend.

Lewis Hamilton has the chance to wrap up the Drivers’ Championship as Mercedes are also on the verge of winning the Constructors’ Championshop.

Lewis Hamilton has the chance to become champion this weekend in America
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When is the US Grand Prix?

On Friday, October 20, the first practice session takes place at 4pm and then second practice begins at 8pm.

On Saturday, the third and final practice session is at 5pm ahead of qualifying, which starts at 10pm.

And then the race begins at 8pm on Sunday.

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Where is the US Grand Prix held and how many laps is it?

The US Grand Prix takes place at the Circuit of the Americas.

The circuit is 3.4 miles long and consists of 56 laps.

The first grand prix on this track took place in 2012.

What TV channel is the Japanese Grand Prix on?

The US Grand Prix, and all of the practice and qualifying rounds will be shown live on Sky Sports Formula One.

For full details on which races are on Channel 4 this year – CLICK HERE.

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Last time Watford won at Stamford Bridge, Hornets chief Sir Elton John was married… to a woman

HERE’S something to get your head around. The last time Watford won at Stamford Bridge the club’s saviour and life president, Sir Elton John, was married… to a woman. The clubs meet on Saturday in west London with some optimistic Watford fans suggesting there is an outside chance of history repeating itself. Yep, you have […]

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HERE’S something to get your head around.

The last time Watford won at Stamford Bridge the club’s saviour and life president, Sir Elton John, was married… to a woman.

Sir Elton John and wife Renate – the couple married in 1984
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The clubs meet on Saturday in west London with some optimistic Watford fans suggesting there is an outside chance of history repeating itself.

Yep, you have to go back to 1986 for the Hornets’ last victory – a magnificent 5-1 triumph.

But there is hope on the horizon, not least in the fact that Marco Silva’s men have won 10 points from a possible 12 away from home this term (W3, D1, L0).

Chelsea’s problems are mounting, too. The injuries are piling up and they’ve lost three of their eight matches.

Antonio Conte is under pressure after losing three matches this season
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Michael Emenalo was called to meet board members after the 303 draw with Roma
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No team since the dawning of time (that’s the 1992/93 season, by the way) has ever lost this many games at this stage and gone on to win the Premier League crown.

Boss Antonio Conte is under severe pressure.


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The Chelsea board are said to be growing tired of the Italian’s excuses as the club’s poor run continues.

Blues technical director Michael Emenalo, the man in charge of player recruitment, was called to a post-match meeting after Wednesday’s 3-3 Champions League draw with Roma.

Marco Silva
Things are going very well for Marco Silva and Watford this season
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Tom Cleverley celebrates his winner against Arsenal with Etienne Capoue
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He did not arrive home until nearly 3am on Thursday.

But back to 1986 and Watford's famous victory over Chelsea when Sir Elton was married to Renate.

It was a Division One game watched by just 12,017 fans on the final day of the season.

Leslie Fridge made his one and only appearance for Chelsea, while John McNaught and Gordon Durie made their debuts.

Paul Canoville made his final appearance.


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This time around Watford have already won three times away from home at Bournemouth, Southampton and Swansea.

But it is surely asking too much them to go to Stamford Bridge and do the same.

SUNSPORT PREDICTION: Chelsea 2, Watford 0

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