• Jurgen Klopp confirms Liverpool FC’s January transfer plans

    Jurgen Klopp confirms Liverpool FC’s January transfer plans

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    Andrew Atherley says the hosts could struggle again in their Boxing Day home match. "You saw the two games they played?" The draw that pitted Klopp's men against Bayern Munich in the Champions League last-16 could have been worse and I bet the Bavarians were keen to avoid Liverpool , as they were the strongest of the teams that finished second in the group stages and have a track record of success in the knockout stages of this competition.
  • EPL: Nemanja Matic reveals who caused Jose Mourinho's sack from Man United

    EPL: Nemanja Matic reveals who caused Jose Mourinho's sack from Man United

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    And he got off to the ideal start by beating his former side, Cardiff City, 5-1 to seal all-three Premier League points. But ahead of what is sure to be a hero's welcome when he leads United for the first time on home turf against Huddersfield Town on Boxing Day, Solskjaer insists he expects the same treatment.
  • Indian squad for ODI series announced

    Indian squad for ODI series announced

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    After returning from Australia post the Test series, Rishabh Pant will play for India A in the five-match one-day series at home against England Lions. Umesh Yadav has been omitted from both limited-overs squads and Washington Sundar drops out of the T20I squad. Kedar Jadhav will provide some boost in the middle order and could also be used as a spin bowling option.
  • Jon Jones fires back at Alexander Gustafsson

    Jon Jones fires back at Alexander Gustafsson

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    USADA ultimately ruled that the latest positive drug test was just residual traces from that original test a year ago and there would be no sanctions handed down to Jones as a result. Notified of the result, Nevada officials did not feel they had adequate time to properly vet the test result in accordance with Jones' drug testing history, and thus wouldn't be able to rule on Jones' case in time for UFC 232 on Saturday.
  • Real Madrid 4-1 Al Ain

    Real Madrid 4-1 Al Ain

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    The Egyptian midfielder made a couple of cutbacks, including outmaneuvering Real Madrid net minder Thibaut Courtois, but his shot was saved at the goal line by Sergio Ramos . Bale, scorer of a hat-trick in the semi-final victory over Kashima Antlers, nearly made it 2-0 in spectacular fashion shortly after the break, sending the ball just over with an overhead kick, and moments later a Benzema shot bounced wide.
  • Whyte KOs Chisora in round 11 of heavyweight fight

    Whyte KOs Chisora in round 11 of heavyweight fight

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    On December 1st, Fury and Wilder would go the distance in a split-decision draw that would cause the immediate call for a rematch between the two. A spokesman for Paddy Power said: "With three leading protagonists in the heavyweight division, 2019 is shaping up to have some epic fights".
  • Les plaquages au-dessus de la ceinture bientôt interdits?

    Les plaquages au-dessus de la ceinture bientôt interdits?

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    La Ministre des Sports Roxana Maracineanu a réuni aujourd'hui la Fédération française de rugby, la Ligue nationale de rugby ainsi que les syndicats des joueurs professionnels et des entraîneurs pour évoquer la sécurité des joueurs. À la suite de la réunion, les différents acteurs ont chacun fait part de leur volonté de rendre le rugby plus sûr. " J'ai assuré à nos amis de la FFR que nous leur apporterons tout notre soutien et que nous épuiserons tous les recours dans notre engagement ...
  • Mohamed Salah stars as Liverpool secure top spot at Christmas

    Mohamed Salah stars as Liverpool secure top spot at Christmas

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    The Reds sit top of the Premier League , four points behind Manchester City as they embark on the festive period. He said: "If you want to do the headline "Klopp says we need 105 points to win the title" then do it". We need to continue on that. "Back then we were conceding too many goals". Mohamed Salah notched his 11th goal of the season in the first half, steering home Fabinho's pinpoint cross.
  • I get my coaching style from Fergie - Solskjaer

    I get my coaching style from Fergie - Solskjaer

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    Mourinho's first season with United saw them win the Europa League and League Cup, and they were Premier League runners-up last term. But if Solskjaer has a nice-guy image, another former Old Trafford team-mate said there was more to him than that.
  • Celtics C Baynes out 4-6 weeks after surgery on finger

    Celtics C Baynes out 4-6 weeks after surgery on finger

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    Players wouldn't get into specifics about what was said, but it was clear that inconsistent play following the eight-game winning streak was one of the topics discussed. Oubre was acquired Monday in a trade with Washington. The Milwaukee Bucks handed the Boston Celtics their third-straight loss, 120-107, behind a powerhouse performance from Giannis Antetokounmpo .
  • Nick Foles leads Eagles to 32-30 win over Texans

    Nick Foles leads Eagles to 32-30 win over Texans

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    Though Foles didn't find the end zone, he hit wide receiver Alshon Jeffery on eight passes for 160 yards. If Philly loses this weekend, the defending champs are basically eliminated from playoff contention and there's no point in letting Wentz take the field with a jacked up back.
  • Sen. Cardin Praises New Agreement For Cuban Baseball Players

    Sen. Cardin Praises New Agreement For Cuban Baseball Players

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    Similar agreements are already in place for Major League Baseball players from Japan, China, and South Korea. The departure of young Cuban players to Major League Baseball has slowed since limits were placed on signing bonuses for global amateurs starting July 2, 2017.
  • Panthers to sit Cam Newton for match with Atlanta

    Panthers to sit Cam Newton for match with Atlanta

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    He's frustrated". From the range of motion, you work on the range of motion then come game time and you never know how the game can play out. None of these players really have anything left to demonstrate to secure their roles going forwards and exposing them to injuries would be foolish.
  • Solskjaer back in familiar role as Manchester United's rescuer

    Solskjaer back in familiar role as Manchester United's rescuer

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    Solskjaer has joined United for the remainder of the 2018/19 season in a temporary move from Norwegian club Molde and will kick off his caretaker reign at Cardiff on Saturday. Alexis Sanchez has created 41 chances in the Premier League since his Man Utd debut, at least 12 more than any other teammate. "He feels the weakness at the top allows former players to have a greater voice".
  • NBA GMs Upset League Won’t Enforce Tampering Rules On LeBron James

    NBA GMs Upset League Won’t Enforce Tampering Rules On LeBron James

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    In recent years, the Lakers were twice fined for tampering - $500,000 for comments about Paul George and $50,000 for remarks about Giannis Antetokounmpo . We've heard how the Boston Celtics have long desired him and how LeBron James would love to play with him next year. "You can move on from that one".
  • Dodgers Trade Yasiel Puig, Matt Kemp and Alex Wood to Cincinnati Reds

    Dodgers Trade Yasiel Puig, Matt Kemp and Alex Wood to Cincinnati Reds

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    The Dodgers are expected to release Bailey after the deal is official, according to Ken Rosenthal. Complete details of the transaction are not yet known, but the move figures to save the Dodgers millions of dollars on salaries, granting them additional room under baseball's $206-million competitive-balance tax threshold to perhaps reinvest the money elsewhere.