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  1. Ex-Premier League trio named in Fancy Bears report
  2. Everton target Kalinc joins AC Milan
  3. Guardiola refuses to comment on Walker dismissal
  4. LIVE: Sheffield Utd v Leicester, 5 live at 20:00 BST
  5. 20 EFL Cup second-round ties on Tuesday

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By Jamie Lillywhite

All times stated are UK

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  1. Farewell

    BBC Radio 5 live

    And that's where we leave you for today. Don't forget the 5 live commentary tonight in 5 live Sport with Mark Pougatch from 19:00 BST. Ian Dennis and former Everton midfielder Leon Osman will be at Bramall Lane for Sheffield United against Leicester. Enjoy yourselves, we will be back in the morning. Cheerio now.

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    Excellent work from Andrew Berkeley and we have come full circle with legendary Brazilian attacking full-back Cafu likened to an 80's singer in Roland Gift from the Fine Young Cannibals. We started with Jimmy Somerville and his old bandmate Richard Coles will soon be appearing in Strictly, so it's all connected somewhere.

    Cafu (left) and Roland Gift
  3. Bilic faces difficult cup trip

    Emma Saunders

    BBC Radio London Sport reporter

    So is Slaven Bilic feeling the pressure?

    He says "it's part of the job so pressure is always there". His red blood shot eyes would say the same. Like David Gold, it would appear the Croat might be having trouble sleeping...

    Still, he maintains confidence in the camp is high, despite Saturday being a loss on paper, their second of the season.

    Moving forward, Bilic says his side can expect a "very difficult" night tomorrow and they must play "like it's the last match of their lives" against League Two Cheltenham Town. Can only think the Robins must be relishing the opportunity to cause one of the biggest upsets of this round...

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    Many thanks for all your football look-a-likes, so many good ones and I think we should revisit this topic again soon. My favourite to finish.

    James Lamerton: Pictured both brooding here, Jimmy Nail and Tony Adams.

    Tony Adams (left) and Jimmy Nail
  5. Post update

    Emma Saunders

    BBC Radio London Sport reporter

    West Ham have been linked with Sporting Lisbon's 25-year-old midfielder William Carvalho and The Sun are reporting today that a £34m move will be completed before the game at Newcastle on Saturday. Slaven Bilic said the club was "still waiting..." over Carvalho and chuckled with "maybe" when pushed for a yes or no over the deal.

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    Kevin Macdonagh: Harry Styles/young Allardyce must get a mention!

    Younger audiences ticked there Kevin, well played. Do you think in later life Harry will look like big Sam does now?

    Sam Allardyce (left) and Harry Styles
  7. 'Play the game like it's the last of our lives'

    Emma Saunders

    BBC Radio London Sport reporter

    West Ham boss Slaven Bilic says "it's part of the job to feel the pressure and it's always there." The Hammers lost their first game of the season 4-0 at Manchester United and also went down 3-2 at Southampton. Bilic says their next opponents Cheltenham will treat tomorrow's second-round EFL tie like a cup final.

    He adds that "there's only thing" his team have got to do tomorrow against the Robins "and that's play the game like it's the last of our lives."

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    Ed Jervis: How about that time Yossi Benayoun appeared in Happy Gilmore alongside Adam Sandler?

    Yossi Benayoun (left) and actor Kevin Nealon
  9. Hammers need a boost - Bilic

    Cheltenham v West Ham (Wed, 19:45 BST)

    Emma Saunders

    BBC Radio London Sport reporter

    West Ham boss Slaven Bilic says tomorrow's EFL Cup match at league two Cheltenham will be "very difficult", but says the team need to win for a boost in the league, having lost their first two games. The Croatian plans to bring strong squad.

  10. 'The motivation is not the same'

    Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez clearly far from happy with matters at St James' Park. "We've players who know they will leave and still they are around. We are waiting to manage these movements to bring players in," the Spaniard told a news conference this afternoon

    "When you have 10 days in the window and too many players it cannot be ideal. Even if they are good professionals, the motivation is not the same when you know you are leaving."

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    We've been enjoying your footballing look-a-likes all day. Time for a few more to #bbcfootball please.

    James Curran: SAS.. Shearer and Stewart!

    30 years between those two lads, James!

    Alan Shearer (left) and Patrick Stewart
  12. 'I don't understand the depth of it'

    Blackburn v Burnley (Wed, 20:00 BST)

    Fair to say Blackburn and Burnley fans do not generally rub along in convivial fashion and gravel-voiced Clarets boss Sean Dyche admits even he is unaware of the true level of feeling in Lancashire.

    The teams meet in the EFL at Ewood Park on Wednesday and Dyche, whose side lost to West Brom last weekend, said: "I have made it clear many times. I don’t understand the depth of it, having not lived it and breathed it all my life but, of course, I’m well aware of the feeling in this area and become even more aware of that in my time of being here."

    Sean Dyche
  13. Not so happy Hammers

    The BBC's Emma Saunders is in place to probe under-fire West Ham boss Slaven Bilic, whose team have lost both their opening league matches, conceding seven goals in the process.

    BBC App users may need to click the link to see Emma's picture tweet.

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    Martin Graves: Dean Fagan (Luke in Coronation Street) and Spurs midfielder Mousa Dembele.

    That Corrie storyline with Pat Phelan and the guy kept prisoner in the middle of town for months on end is a bit unlikely isn't it? as it the "Wembley Woes" cliche with Spurs...surely both have to end soon?

    Dean Fagan (left) Mousa Dembele
  15. 'We have to use the squad'

    Newcastle v Nottingham Forest (Wed, 19:45 BST)

    Rafael Benitez has been like an irascible mother hen recently with all the talk over transfers - or lack of them - at Newcastle. The Magpies, who have lost their opening two league matches and have yet to find the net, host Nottingham Forest in the EFL Cup tomorrow night.

    "The players know we have to keep working hard and improve, and they are quite confident that we can do that soon," Benitez says. "In this case, we have a cup competition we will try to do well in. We have to use the squad, and try to progress."

    Rafael Benitez
  16. Swans target Arias

    Here's one from our friends at BBC Wales Sport, who say Swansea are interested in signing 25-year-old Colombia international defender Santiago Arias from PSV Eindhoven.

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    Very much enjoying your football look-a-likes and this is one of my favourites. Please keep them coming in to #bbcfootball

    Rob Hunt: There's the old classic C3PO & Pierluigi Collina comparison.....

    C3PO and Pierluigi Collina
  18. Ex-Premier League trio named by Fancy Bears

    Carlos Tevez, Juan Veron and Dirk Kuyt have been named by hackers Fancy Bears as three of the players permitted to use otherwise-banned medicines during the 2010 World Cup.

    Tevez and Veron are two of five Argentinian players listed in a document which details therapeutic use exemptions (TUEs) and declarations of use of medicines for 25 players during the tournament in South Africa.

    The Fancy Bears have previously published details of TUEs - essentially a doctor's note permitting the use of an otherwise-banned substance to treat a medical condition - in Olympic sports and today's publication of hacked data was their first disclosure in football.

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    Joe Patch: Have you ever seen Stephan Lichtsteiner and Lee Evans in the same room?

    Please keep your footballing look-a-likes coming in to #bbcfootball

    Stephan Lichtsteiner (left) and Lee Evans
  20. Shakespeare prepared for passionate crowd

    Sheffield United v Leicester (19:45 BST)

    BBC Radio 5 live

    Leicester boss Craig Shakespeare always seems a nice level headed fellow and the 5 live team will be with him tonight as the Foxes travel to Sheffield United for our commentary match.

    The Blades are currently 10th in the Championship and Shakespeare said of tonight's contest: "I think it’ll be a full-blooded cup tie – that’s what my experience of Bramall Lane is. They’ve done really well and Chris (Wilder) has done a tremendous job there in promotion last season.

    "It will be near enough a full house, I’m sure. It can be a partisan crowd and our players will be aware of that."