Sanchez and Wenger make peace

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The FC panel look at the Liverpool and Arsenal match, specifically Wenger's choice to start Alexis Sanchez on the bench.

Here are the latest stories for Monday.

ARSENAL: Alexis Sanchez trained with Arsenal and shook the hand of manager Arsene Wenger this morning amid reports of a bust-up.

Sanchez was dropped for Saturday's 3-1 defeat to Liverpool as a disciplinary measure after falling out with Arsene Wenger and storming out of a training session during the week, several British newspapers reported on Sunday.

– Paris Saint-Germain are interested in signing Sanchez from Arsenal this summer but there are a number of factors that could dictate whether or a bid from the Ligue 1 champions materialises, a source close to the French club has told ESPN FC.

MAN UNITED: Zlatan Ibrahimovic apologised for a "bad day" that will prove even more costly should the Manchester United striker face retrospective Football Association action.

– Ex-Premier League referee Keith Hackett has slammed match official Kevin Friend's performance in the Manchester United versus Bournemouth game as the poorest showing this season.

TOTTENHAM: Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane has said he should have had a hat trick after scoring twice to help his side to a 3-2 home win over Everton.

CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: BT Sport has retained the exclusive rights to show Champions League and Europa League games in the U.K. until the end of the 2020-21 season, it has announced.

FIFA: Former Arsenal and Sunderland defender Emmanuel Eboue has told SFR Sport that his year-long FIFA-imposed ban from football has been "like being in prison."

CHELSEA: Antonio Conte has told his Chelsea players they will be remembered only if they go on to win the Premier League title.

LIVERPOOL: Liverpool midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum is confident the players can handle the pressure of having to deliver in their remaining 11 matches to secure Champions League football next season.

MAN CITY: Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola saw his side move back to third place in the Premier League but warned that leaders Chelsea "are almost unstoppable."

BARCELONA: Neymar has said he is having his best season yet for Barcelona and claimed the La Liga leaders are just beginning to find their best form.

SERIE A: Torino chairman Urbano Cairo regrets not putting a higher release clause in the contract of Andrea Belotti after his seven-minute hat trick took him to the top of the Serie A scoring charts on Sunday, saying he is worth more than Lionel Messi.

JUVENTUS: Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri has denied claims that he is set to take over from Arsene Wenger at Arsenal.

– Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci has said he was learning English last year but now plans to see out the next four years of his contract with the Italian champions.

REAL MADRID: Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane said he was delighted for Karim Benzema after he scored twice and made two more in the 4-1 win at Eibar.

ATLETICO MADRID: Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann says he wants to "improve each year" after his latest double in Sunday afternoon's 3-0 La Liga victory at home to Valencia.

DORTMUND: Borussia Dortmund have said they will speak to Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang after he appeared to promote personal sponsor Nike with his hair during Saturday's win over Bayer Leverkusen.

PSG: Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Marco Verratti has said he wants to remain with the French champions and win the Champions League with them.

CSL: Luiz Felipe Scolari hailed the battling attitude of his Guangzhou Evergrande players as the finest he has seen in his coaching career after the six-time Chinese Super League champions kicked off their latest title defence with victory over Beijing Guoan.

MLS: Kaka limped out of Orlando City SC's MLS season opener against New York City FC with hamstring injury.

– The New York Red Bulls rallied to beat expansion club Atlanta United 2-1 in front of a capacity crowd at Bobby Dowd Stadium in the first weekend of matches in the 2017 Major League Soccer season.

UNITED STATES: Danny Acosta scored the winning goal in a penalty shootout as the United States beat Honduras to win the CONCACAF U20 Championship in San Jose, Costa Rica.

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