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Aaron Ramsey: Wales international midfielder completes free transfer to Nice after Juventus exit | Transfer Center News

Aaron Ramsey has completed his free transfer to Ligue 1 Nice after leaving Juventus. The Wales international was on loan at Rangers in the second half of last season but his contract with Juventus was mutually terminated after three years last month. His spell at Ibrox ended in heartbreak as …

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PGA Tour: Tony Finau and Taylor Pendrith share lead at Rocket Mortgage Classic | Golf News

Last week’s 3M Open winner Tony Finau and Taylor Pendrith are tied for the lead heading into Sunday’s final round in Detroit; watch the final round of the Rocket Mortgage Classic live on Sky Sports Golf on Sunday from 5.30pm Last update: 31/07/22 00:07 Tony Finau aims for back-to-back PGA …

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Super League: Talking points and team news for Friday’s two matches | Rugby League News

Wakefield head coach Willie Poching remains positive ahead of derby showdown with Castleford We take a look at what’s being said and team news ahead of Friday’s two matches in the Betfred Super League… Castleford Tigers v Wakefield Trinity (8pm, live on Sky Sports) Willie Poching tries to focus on …

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Alfredo Morelos: Rangers boss Giovanni van Bronckhorst’s hopeful striker will accept new deal | Soccer News

Giovanni van Bronckhorst insists Rangers striker Alfredo Morelos is ‘very positive’ about signing a new contract at Ibrox. The 26-year-old Colombia international is in the final year of his current contract and there has been attention from clubs across Europe, although no official offers have been made. Van Bronckhorst hopes …

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UFC London: Paddy Pimblett defeats Jordan Leavitt by submission after Molly McCann records first-round TKO | MMA News

Paddy Pimblett rocked the O2 Arena on Saturday night by defeating Jordan Leavitt with a second-round submission to continue his rise as one of the most popular figures in the MMA world. ‘The Baddy’, who became the first person to stop Leavitt in the American’s career, improved his record to …

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Jules Kounde: Sevilla defender joins pre-season training camp as Chelsea talks continue | Soccer News

Jules Kounde has joined Sevilla’s pre-season training camp late in Portugal as Chelsea continue talks to sign the defender. The player was initially kicked out of the group, but now Kounde has decided to join the group. Chelsea have had a verbal agreement with Koundé since June. He’s been admired …

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Chelsea in Jules Kounde talks | Thomas Tuchel expects Armando Broja to remain in West Ham’s interest | Soccer News

Chelsea are continuing talks with Sevilla over a deal for defender Jules Kounde. However, reports elsewhere suggesting a full deal are premature at this stage. Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel wants another centre-back this summer after signing Kalidou Koulibaly from Napoli for £33m on Saturday. Tuchel has been an admirer of …

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Lisandro Martinez: The Argentina international has shone for Ajax and offers intelligence, strength and versatility | Soccer News

“At first I felt like going home and crying,” said Lisandro Martinez. It was in August 2020 and, in an interview with the Nationthe young Argentinian remembered his arrival at Ajax a year earlier. “The first few weeks were horrible,” added Martinez. The practices, he said, were “completely different” from …

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Erik ten Hag: Cristiano Ronaldo’s situation unchanged | Marcus Rashford admits Man Utd are much fitter than last season | Soccer News

Erik ten Hag declined to comment further on Cristiano Ronaldo’s future at Manchester United as the club’s pre-season tour arrived in Melbourne. After skipping the Bangkok leg of summer camp, Ronaldo remains absent from the traveling group amid speculation over a move away from Old Trafford. The 37-year-old wants to …

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Newcastle debate whether to spend big on ‘ideal’ Alexander Isak – Paper Talk | Transfer Center News

All the headline stories and transfer rumors from Wednesday’s national papers… THE TELEGRAPH OF THE DAY The Newcastle United hierarchy unanimously agreed that Alexander Isak would be an ideal signing to bolster their attack, but would have to spend almost all of his remaining transfer budget on signing the Sweden …

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Raphinha set to move from Leeds to Barcelona – Paper Talk | Transfer Center News

All the headline stories and transfer rumors from Monday’s national papers… DAILY MAIL Barcelona appear to have won the race to sign Chelsea target Raphinha. Manchester City are set to enter the race for highly-rated Sevilla defender Jules Kounde, but any deal for the France international could hinge on Chelsea …

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Aaron Hickey: Brentford complete transfer for Scottish full-back from Bologna in £18m deal | Transfer Center News

Brentford have agreed an agreement to sign Scottish full-back Aaron Hickey from Bologna in an initial £14m transfer. The Scotland U21 full-back has signed a long-term deal with the west London club and the deal represents the first transfer deal for Thomas Frank this summer. The £14million fee will rise …

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Cristiano Ronaldo will miss Manchester United’s pre-season tour of Thailand and Australia | Soccer News

Cristiano Ronaldo will not be part of the Manchester United party planned for the pre-season tour of Thailand and Australia. The 37-year-old Portugal international has been granted extra time off to sort out a family issue and will not be joining Erik ten Hag and his squad on their tour …

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Mauricio Pochettino: Is a return to the Premier League the next step for the former Tottenham boss? | Soccer News

Six years ago last month Mauricio Pochettino and his assistant Jesus Perez were spotted having lunch with Sir Alex Ferguson at Scott’s restaurant in Mayfair. It was an informal meeting between Manchester United’s most decorated manager, a club ambassador, and the then Tottenham boss. The pair played down the optics, …

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England battle to avoid Indian series defeat despite Jonny Bairstow hitting a third cent in as many Tests | Cricket News

Jonny Bairstow reached his 11th Test century, with just 119 balls, but England edged India by 257 runs at the end of day three; Watch day four at Edgbaston, live on Sky Sports Cricket, with coverage from 9.45am and play from 10.30am on Monday By David Currie in Edgbaston Last …

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Listen and subscribe to the Sky Sports Women’s Euros podcast | Soccer News

With the Women’s Euro fast approaching, Charlotte Marsh, Anton Toloui and a host of special guests provide you with an exceptional preview of the tournament. Listen and subscribe on: Women’s Euro preview: enigmas for Wiegman and England | NI set to make history | The view from the Netherlands, Spain …

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Transfer news: Summer transfer window 2022: the ins and outs of the Premier League | Transfer Center News

The transfer carousel is in full swing again, so who will be moving to the Premier League this summer? See a full list of all Premier League ins and outs from the 2022 summer transfer window below. Keep track of all the latest developments with our transfer center Blog. Fees …

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Mercedes boss Toto Wolff slams ‘pitiful’ F1 rivals for row of porpoises, Christian Horner hits back with ‘theater’ jibe

Toto Wolff says rival team bosses are using ‘political games’ in F1 row over bouncing cars, but Christian Horner accuses Wolff of acting for Netflix cameras in heated meeting; Watch the British GP live on Sky Sports F1 this weekend, with Sunday’s race at 3pm Last update: 28/06/22 06:00 Mercedes …

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Alphonse Areola: West Ham agree five-year £11m deal for Paris Saint-Germain keeper | Transfer Center News

West Ham have agreed a five-year contract with Paris Saint-Germain goalkeeper Alphonse Areola. The Hammers will now trigger the £11million option price for the 29-year-old. Areola is expected at the club within the next 24 hours to sign the deal with an official announcement to follow. Areola was loaned out …

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Raphinha: Arsenal to make approach for Leeds United striker | Transfer Center News

Arsenal are interested in Raphinha and are expected to formally approach Leeds United about the possibility of signing the Brazilian striker. Raphinha, 25, has two years left on her contract and is not expected to sign a new contract at Elland Road. Barcelona would also like to sign Raphinha, whose …

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US Open: Rory McIlroy regrets “missed opportunity” after extending major drought at Brookline | Golf News

McIlroy followed a second-place finish at the Masters and an eighth-place finish at the PGA Championship by claiming a share of fifth at the Country Club, his fourth straight top 10 finish at the US Open, finishing the week four strokes behind Matt Fitzpatrick By Ali Stafford at Brookline Last …

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Bethany England on ‘incredible’ Euros and debuts in the boys’ team with her twin sister | Soccer News

Bethany England says representing England at a home Euro will be an “incredible experience” after reflecting on a footballing journey that started in a boys’ team with her twin sister Laura. The 28-year-old has been selected in Sarina Wiegman’s squad for the upcoming tournament. The Lionesses’ matches, the first of …

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Paul Pogba filmed complaining about Man Utd’s latest contract offer | ‘They didn’t offer me anything’ | Soccer News

Paul Pogba has been filmed complaining about Manchester United contract offers in an upcoming documentary about the midfielder. In a preview of ‘The Pogmentary’, seen by AthleticismPogba talks to his late agent Mino Raiola about United’s latest contract offer in July last year. At the time, it was reported that …

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Germany hit five to humiliate European champions Italy; England humiliated by Hungary – Nations League roundup | Soccer News

European champions Italy had a humiliating night in Mönchengladbach, beaten 5-2 by Germany in the UEFA National League. Joshua Kimmich started the rout after 10 minutes before a penalty from Ilkay Gundogan, an effort from Thomas Muller and a quick brace from Chelsea’s Timo Werner. Italy’s consolations came from Wilfried …

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Erling Haaland: Man City confirm signing Borussia Dortmund striker for £51m | Soccer News

Manchester City have announced the signing of Erling Haaland from Borussia Dortmund in a deal worth £51m. City have paid the 21-year-old’s release clause and expect to pay £85.5m in total when agent fees, signing bonus and other costs are taken into account. The Norway international has signed a five-year …

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Andy Murray reaches Stuttgart final with straight-set victory over Nick Kyrgios | Tennis News

Andy Murray advances to first grass singles final since winning Wimbledon in 2016 after beating Australian Nick Kyrgios; it was a landmark victory for the Scotsman as he reaches a 70th career final and his 10th on grass, where he has an almost flawless record of 8-1 in the final …

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Chelsea ready to listen to offers for Timo Werner and Hakim Ziyech this summer – Paper Talk | Transfer Center News

All the headline stories and transfer rumors from Friday’s national papers… THE TELEGRAPH OF THE DAY Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel is ready to entertain offers for big-money signings Timo Werner and Hakim Ziyech this summer as part of a major squad overhaul. EFL clubs could be allowed to wear their …

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Darwin Nunez: Liverpool consider bid for Benfica striker with Manchester United also interested | Soccer News

Liverpool are considering making a bid for Benfica striker Darwin Nunez, who is valued by the Portuguese club at €100m (£85.5m). The Uruguay international scored 34 times for Benfica last season in all competitions, including goals in both matches of the club’s Champions League quarter-final loss to Liverpool in April. …

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Gareth Bale: What’s next for the Wales international after nine successful years at Real Madrid? | Soccer News

After helping guide Wales to their first World Cup in 64 years, Gareth Bale has joked that he will be pushing retirement “just a bit”. Ahead of the 1-0 win over Ukraine in the World Cup play-off final, reports suggested Bale could call it a day should Wales fail to …

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Arsenal: The summer transfer window and what they need to do | Soccer News

What positions are Arsenal targeting in the summer transfer window? What did Mikel Arteta say? And what do the statistics say? What are the positions targeted by Arsenal? Sky Sports News reporter Dharmesh Sheth: Arsenal are ready for another busy summer. Missing out on Champions League football may affect spending …

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Newcastle have £26m bid for striker Hugo Ekitike accepted by Reims – Paper Talk | Transfer Center News

All the headline stories and transfer rumors from Friday’s national papers… THE GUARDIAN Newcastle are closing in on signing striker Hugo Ekitike after Reims accepted an offer of €30m (£25.6m) plus up to €5m in bonuses. Juventus have offered Paul Pogba a net salary of around €8m (£6.8m) a year, …

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Tottenham transfer news: Spurs complete Ivan Perisic signing on free transfer | Soccer News

Tottenham have completed the signing of Ivan Perisic on a free transfer. The 33-year-old, who can play as a full-back and a forward, has signed a two-year contract to become one of Antonio Conte’s first signings of the summer transfer window. Perisic, who has 113 caps for Croatia and scored …

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Indian Premier League Final: Hardik Pandya leads the way as Gujarat Titans beat Rajasthan Royals to claim maiden title | Cricket News

Titans captain Hardik Pandya took 3-17 as the Rajasthan Royals were limited to 130-9 from their 20 overs after opting to strike first; He then took a stand for half a century with Shubman Gill to help Gujarat recover from losing the first two wickets in response. Last update: 29/05/22 …

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Germany vs England: The FA will issue a new appeal to fans to behave in the riskiest match in four years | Soccer News

The FA will issue fresh pleas to England fans to behave in the next game against Germany in Munich, fearing that repeated violence could affect their hopes of hosting Euro 2028 and force more games of renowned for being played behind closed doors. British police and security officials within the …

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Teddy Doyle: Kerry native in Tipperary football panel answering Prime Minister’s call | GAA News

Brian Barry GAA Editor @BrianGBarry Tipperary footballer Teddy Doyle discusses his decision to leave his hometown club Templenoe in Kerry and get started with Tipperary, and explains why the Premier League is going all out for the Tailteann Cup Last update: 24/05/22 10:38 Teddy Doyle and Tipperary prepare for their …

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Everton ‘confident’ they have complied with FFP rules after Burnley and Leeds threaten legal action | Soccer News

Everton insist they are “confident” they have complied with Premier League financial fair play rules amid threats of legal action from Burnley and Leeds. Leeds and Burnley wrote to the Premier League last week asking if they had breached Financial Fair Play (FFP) rules after posting losses of £371.8million over …

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Premier League swaps: title race, Champions League, Europe and state of relegation | Soccer News

The Premier League is entering the final days of the season and there is still plenty to play for in the remaining matches. Manchester City saved a 2-2 draw at West Ham, leaving the door open for Liverpool to move a point behind them with a 2-1 win at Southampton …

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Wagatha Christie trial: Coleen Rooney admits Rebekah Vardy trolling after infamous message was ‘disgusting’ | Soccer News

Coleen Rooney has admitted to trolling Rebekah Vardy after her ‘Wagatha Christie’ post was ‘disgusting’. In a viral social media post in October 2019, Ms Rooney said she had carried out an ‘undercover operation’ and accused Ms Vardy of leaking ‘false stories’ about her private life to the press – …

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Premier League predictions: Jones Knows predicts wins for Man City, Leeds and Norwich | Soccer News

Our tipster Jones Knows thinks Leeds can start their march to survival, Norwich can win against Wolves and Man City’s game at West Ham will go crazy. Tottenham vs Burnley, Sunday 12pm Tottenham may have ignited their first four prospects on Thursday but it’s a tricky game for them. Burnley …

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Amir Khan announces the end of his boxing career after his defeat against Kell Brook | boxing news

Amir Khan has announced the end of his boxing career as the former world champion admits “it’s time to hang up the gloves” after his loss to Kell Brook. The 35-year-old former world champion, who suffered a stoppage loss to Brook in February, confirmed his retirement in a social media …

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Thomas Tuchel: Chelsea head coach admits takeover talks were a distraction for players | Soccer News

Thomas Tuchel admits the ongoing sale of Chelsea has been a factor in his side’s poor form in the Premier League. Todd Boehly will become the majority owner of Chelsea when the US mogul’s consortium completes the purchase of the club from Stamford Bridge for £4.25billion. Eldridge Industries founder and …

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Paul Konchesky appointed West Ham Women manager after Olli Harder leaves WSL | Soccer News

Paul Konchesky has been appointed as West Ham Women manager on a two-year contract following the departure of Olli Harder. Former England defender Konchesky, who made 70 appearances for the Hammers between 2005 and 2007, has worked as Harder’s assistant since May 2021. West Ham announced Harder’s departure after the …

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Manchester City want to sign United star Paul Pogba in a shock-free transfer – Paper Talk | Transfer Center News

All the headline stories and transfer rumors from Saturday’s national papers… DAILY MAIL Manchester City are keen to sign Paul Pogba on a free transfer in what could become one of the most explosive deals in British transfer history. Ruben Neves would prefer to stay in the Premier League if …

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Jesse Lingard in talks with PSG, Juventus and Newcastle ahead of Man Utd exit – Paper Talk | Transfer Center News

All the headline stories and transfer rumors from Thursday’s national papers… DAILY MAIL Jesse Lingard is in talks with Juventus, Paris Saint-Germain, AC Milan and Newcastle as he prepares to leave Manchester United as a free agent this summer. Chelsea’s two failed bidders believe Jim Ratcliffe will become a serious …

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Jimmy Bell: ‘Legendary and much-loved Rangers man’ dies aged 57 | Soccer News

Rangers have paid tribute to their ‘legendary and beloved kit man’ Jimmy Bell, who died aged 57. He was a constant presence at Ibrox for the past 30 years, gaining cult status among the club’s supporters. Bell began driving the Rangers team buses to games around the country, before moving …

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Tyrone 0-10 Derry 1-18: Oak Leaf County superb stuns All-Ireland champions at Omagh | GAA News

All-Ireland champions Tyrone were stunned in the Ulster Senior Football Championship quarter-final as Derry trailed the winners by 11 points. Ben McDonnell and Conor McKenna were sent off for the Red Hands, as a Shane McGuigan penalty put Rory Gallagher’s charges in their path. Last update: 05/01/22 6:14 p.m. Derry …

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Chelsea takeover: Todd Boehly consortium to be named preferred bidder to buy Premier League club | Soccer News

Todd Boehly’s consortium is to be named as preferred bidder to buy Chelsea. He appeared on Friday Sir Jim RatcliffeBritain’s richest man had tabled a last-minute £4.25billion bid to buy the west London club. But it looks like the group led by LA Dodgers co-owner Boehly – which includes backing …

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Formula 1 race directors Eduardo Freitas and Niels Wittich test positive for Covid-19 ahead of Miami Grand Prix

Eduardo Freitas and Niels Wittich, who were appointed to share the role of race director after the departure of Michael Masi, have both reportedly tested positive this week; The first Formula 1 Grand Prix in Miami is due to take place on May 8 Last update: 04/27/22 7:40 p.m. F1 …

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Tyson Fury hints he will retire after knocking out Dillian Whyte to retain WBC heavyweight title | boxing news

Tyson Fury has suggested he will retire after retaining his WBC heavyweight title and unbeaten record with a devastating sixth-round knockout of Dillian Whyte at Wembley Stadium. Fury, who has now won 32 and drawn one of his 33 fights, floored Whyte with a superb right uppercut in front of …

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Newcastle midfielder Bruno Guimaraes watched by Real Madrid – Paper Talk | Transfer Center News

All the headline stories and transfer rumors from Friday’s national papers… THE SUN Real Madrid are keeping tabs on Newcastle star Bruno Guimaraes ahead of the summer transfer window. Gareth Bale could be set for a sensational change in the United States to sign for MLS outfit DC United on …

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Arsenal’s lack of firepower is proving costly in the Champions League race, but the way forward is clear | Soccer News

Arsenal’s 1-0 loss to Southampton on Saturday made it 15 games since one of their strikers last scored a goal from open play in the Premier League, a run dating back to December. Eddie Nketiah was chosen to lead the line at St Mary’s in the absence of Alexandre Lacazette, …

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Paul Pogba booed by Man Utd fans: Ralf Rangnick insists it’s not right to target individuals | Soccer News

Ralf Rangnick insists it is not fair to target individuals after Paul Pogba was booed off the pitch by some Manchester United fans in Saturday’s 3-2 win over Norwich in the Premier League. Cristiano Ronaldo’s hat-trick at Old Trafford boosted United’s hopes of a top-four finish after defeats by rivals …

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Freddy Rincon: Former Colombian captain and Real Madrid midfielder dies aged 55 after car accident | Soccer News

Freddy Rincon, the former Colombian captain, died aged 55 after suffering serious head injuries in a car accident in the city of Cali earlier this week. Rincon was injured after the vehicle he was driving in the Colombian city collided with a bus on Monday. Laureano Quintero, the medical director …

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Robert Lewandowski: Barcelona very interested in signing Bayern Munich striker | Soccer News

Barcelona are very interested in signing Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski. According to Sky in GermanyLewandowski is open to a move to Barcelona and it’s a dream for him to play in Spain. A two- or three-year contract is being worked out worth £25-33m per season as the 33-year-old plots …

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Antonio Conte ‘smells the blood’ of his rivals as Tottenham open the gap on Arsenal with a 4-0 victory at Aston Villa | Soccer News

Antonio Conte said his Tottenham side could “smell the blood” of their rivals and took advantage of their slips by beating Aston Villa 4-0 at Villa Park. With Arsenal’s loss at home to Brighton adding to previous defeats to Wolves and Manchester United, Spurs had the chance to strengthen their …

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Frank Lampard: Everton will stay in place despite growing Premier League relegation threat | Soccer News

The Everton hierarchy do not believe the sacking of Frank Lampard will improve their chances of staying in the Premier League at this stage, despite the growing threat of the club’s first relegation from the top flight in 71 years. That doesn’t mean Everton have decided to stay with Lampard …

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Exclusive interview with Noni Madueke: the English PSV artist on Mario Gotze, Ruud van Nistelrooy and leaving Spurs to go abroad as a teenager | Soccer News

“I’m a bit of a showman”, says Noni Madueke sky sports when asked to sum up his game. “I try to beat the players. I’m quick. I have an eye for goal. That’s how I would describe myself.” It’s not arrogance. He is humble but confident, and that confidence is …

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Gary Neville tells The Overlap that Arsenal’s Premier League ambitions may be limited to fourth place | Soccer News

Mikel Arteta has proven to be a “brilliant coach” during his tenure at Arsenal but he may find finishing fourth in the Premier League to be “as good as it gets” at the Emirates, believes Gary Neville. The Gunners head into their Monday Night Football clash at Crystal Palace fifth …

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Mason Holgate exclusive interview: Everton defender explains why Frank Lampard is making him believe again | Soccer News

Frank Lampard has made Mason Holgate believe good times are imminent for Everton as they prepare to face West Ham on Sunday, live on Sky Sports. That may seem odd to some after just one win in their last five Premier League games and Everton just one place above the …

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Anwar Uddin will make history as the first assistant manager of an England men’s team of South Asian British descent | Soccer News

Anwar Uddin will make history on Wednesday night as the first assistant manager of an England men’s side hailing from Britain’s South Asian community. Uddin, former skipper of Dagenham & Redbridge, who Sky Sports News revealed he was making history by joining the FA Council, is Paul Fairclough’s longtime assistant …

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National Football League review: Dublin and Kildare relegated from Division 1 on dramatic final day | GAA News

Monaghan players celebrate victory over Dublin There will be no Leinster team in Division 1 next season. Division 1 A late Jack McCarron free in injury time sealed a dramatic win for Monaghan and in the process relegated Dublin and Kildare. County Farney extended their stay in the top flight …

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Liverpool and Manchester City fans will receive 100 free buses for the Wembley FA Cup semi-final | Soccer News

The FA will provide 100 free buses to Liverpool and Manchester City fans traveling to Wembley for their FA Cup semi-final. There have been calls from fans for the mayors of both cities to move the game as there are no direct trains to London from the North West over …

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Chelsea Restrictions: Fans Can Now Buy Some Match Tickets After Government License Change | Soccer News

The UK government has made changes to Chelsea’s operating license which means fans can now buy tickets for certain matches and Roman Abramovich can invest £30m in the club to keep it running while a sale is made. Section 10.3 of Chelsea’s amended operating license states: “Under this licence, subject …

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Phil Mickelson set to miss Masters for first time in 28 years | Golf News

The 51-year-old is no longer listed in the group of active players taking part in next month’s Masters; the three-time winner was listed as “former champion not playing” on the tournament website; The Masters begins April 7 at Augusta National Golf Club Last update: 22/03/22 00:00 Phil Mickelson looks set …

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Steven Gerrard: Aston Villa boss’ exchange with BT Sport’s Des Kelly in full after Arsenal defeat | Soccer News

An ’emotional’ Steven Gerrard was involved in an exchange with BT Sport reporter Des Kelly after Arsenal returned to winning ways with a 1-0 victory over Aston Villa to move four points clear of Manchester United in the race for Champions League qualification. Bukayo Saka scored the only goal of …

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Liverpool strike force could trump Manchester City for Premier League title, says Gary Neville | Soccer News

Liverpool’s attacking wealth would have taken them over the line at Crystal Palace, unlike Manchester City – and the Reds’ firepower could be the difference in the title race, says Gary Neville. Premier League leaders City’s goalless draw at Selhurst Park saw Palace become the second team to prevent Pep …

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British South Asians in football: Sky Sports and Sporting Equals team up to raise awareness and inspire | Soccer News

Sky today announces a partnership with Sporting Equals to support the charity’s ambition to provide more opportunities for British South Asians in football. The collaboration is part of Sky’s £30million pledge to tackle systemic racism and make a difference in communities across the UK and will see Sporting Equals receive …

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Stephen Kenny extends Republic of Ireland contract until 2024 | Soccer News

Stephen Kenny has signed a new contract as Republic of Ireland boss which takes him into the 2024 UEFA European Championship campaign. The 50-year-old’s contract was due to expire in July but both sides had remained confident of a new deal. Kenny has lost just one of his last 10 …

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Chelsea for sale: Up to 10 interested parties, most interest expected to come from US | Soccer News

Up to 10 parties are considering making offers for Chelsea, with investment bankers working on the sale expecting most interest to come from the United States, writes Kaveh Solhekol. Russian, Chinese and Middle Eastern money has been behind the acquisition of many English clubs over the past two decades, but …

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Russian Football Union to appeal UEFA and FIFA decisions to ban their national teams from CAS | Soccer News

The Russian Football Union has announced that it will appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) against FIFA and UEFA decisions to ban Russian national teams from participating in international competitions following the invasion of Ukraine by the country. The union said in a statement it would take …

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Hibernian 0 – 0 Celtic

Ange Postecoglou was adamant he was happy with Celtic’s performance even though they struggled to create clear chances in a goalless draw at Hibernian. The Hoops remain ahead of Rangers at the top of the Premiership cinch, but missed a chance to ratchet up the pressure on their City rivals …

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EFL highlights and recap: Bournemouth and Fulham win | Soccer News

Bournemouth staged a dramatic comeback to beat Stoke 2-1 and stay in the automatic Sky Bet Championship promotion places. Stoke led Tommy Smith after 20 minutes but had Morgan Fox sent off before the break for shooting down Philip Billing. The Cherries failed to find a way through their 10 …

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David Prutton’s Sky Bet Championship Predictions | Soccer News

Who is David Prutton for victory in the Sky Bet Championship this weekend? Find out here… Listen to Prutton’s Predictions! David Prutton joins Sky Sports Simeon Gholam to discuss all of his Championship predictions ahead of Gameweek 35. You can listen below, as Prutton reveals who he’s backing this weekend. …

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Manchester United’s season will be set over the next month, says Gary Neville | Soccer News

Sky Sports pundit Gary Neville gives his reaction to Manchester United’s 4-2 win over Leeds and says next month will define the season for Ralf Rangnick’s side. United took a 2-0 half-time lead at Elland Road on great sunday, but were overtaken by two goals in less than a minute …

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Exclusive Fred interview: Man Utd midfielder boosted by critics and playing new role under Ralf Rangnick | Soccer News

Fred gives the camera two thumbs up and smiles. We haven’t even gone beyond the introduction stage of our interview, but already the contagious personality of the Brazilian shines through. Fred is a popular figure around Carrington, from where he talks to sky sports on Zoom. Popular with his team-mates, …

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Exclusive Rodrigo Bentancur: Tottenham midfielder explains how Luis Suarez and Edinson Cavani helped him make a dream move to the Premier League | Soccer News

From the moment Rodrigo Bentancur walks into the media room at Tottenham’s training ground, he can’t help but smile. The 24-year-old fulfills a lifelong dream. “Playing in the Premier League is something I’ve always wanted to do,” Spurs new midfielder says exclusively sky sports via an interpreter, while continuing to …

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Kamila Valieva falls in the final and finishes fourth | Other sports news

The 15-year-old, who failed a drug test, looked distraught after her free skate and her score of 224.09 was only enough to take fourth place; her compatriot Anna Shcherbakova finished first and won the gold medal By Emma Thurston Last update: 02/17/22 2:17 p.m. Kamila Valieva recorded a total score …

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Grand National: Michael O’Leary withdraws Tiger Roll from Aintree record bid after ‘absurd’ handicap odds | Race News

Tiger Roll will not seek a record third victory in the Aintree Grand National after owner Michael O’Leary withdrew the horse from the race, citing his handicap mark as “absurd”. The two-time Grand National winner received a handicap rating of 161 at Tuesday’s weight lunch in Liverpool, the same rating …

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Kamila Valieva: the Russian figure skater can continue to compete in Beijing | Winter sports news

Last update: 02/14/22 06:21 Russian figure skater Kamila Valieva has been cleared to compete (Kyodo via AP Images) Kamila Valieva has been cleared to continue competing at the Winter Olympics after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) ruled that no provisional suspension should be imposed. CAS cited “exceptional circumstances” …

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Manchester United legend Paul Scholes wrongly refers to Sky Sports while working for BT Sport

‘I read it on Sky Sports… oops!’: Paul Scholes makes hilarious blunder while working for BT Sport as the Manchester United legend mistakenly says the name of the rival live broadcaster when asked about his call in england Paul Scholes mistakenly mentioned Sky Sports while working for BT Sport Scholes …

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Arsenal must show they have learned from past mistakes with a booming rebuild, says Paul Merson | Soccer News

Paul Merson says Arsenal need to show they have learned from past mistakes in terms of transfers and playing contracts, but the club’s rebuilding is in full swing. It’s been a busy January transfer window as Mikel Arteta continues to shape his Arsenal squad. Six first-team members, including former captain …

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Man Utd boss Ralf Rangnick: ‘We scored three goals’ | Paul Merson: Draw at Burnley a bad result | Soccer News

Ralf Rangnick has admitted his Manchester United side aren’t good enough after they slipped out of the Premier League top four with a 1-1 draw against relegation-fighting Burnley. United dominated the first half at Turf Moor but, after two strikes were ruled out, there was only Paul Pogba’s first league …

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Jesse Lingard: Manchester United caretaker boss Ralf Rangnick says there are ‘no problems’ between the two | Soccer News

Ralf Rangnick says there is “no problem” between him and Jesse Lingard, who is in Manchester United’s squad to face Burnley on Tuesday night. Lingard was ruled out of Friday’s FA Cup fourth round loss to Middlesbrough after United’s caretaker manager said the forward needed some time off to “clear …

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Morecambe 1-1 Bolton: Police investigate after arrests and allegations of racism in Ligue 1 game | Soccer News

A police investigation is ongoing after Saturday’s Ligue 1 match between Morecambe and Bolton at Mazuma Stadium was halted when the referee removed both groups of players from the pitch due to alleged racist abuse from the public local. With Morecambe leading 1-0, the match was interrupted just before stoppage …

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Mason Greenwood: Manchester United footballer released on bail pending further investigation | Soccer News

Manchester United footballer Mason Greenwood has been released on bail pending further investigation. Greenwood was arrested on suspicion of rape and assault on Sunday after a woman alleging incidents of violence posted photos and videos on social media. Police were granted extra time on Monday to question the 20-year-old and …

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Jon Wilkin and Jamie Jones-Buchanan join Sky Sports Rugby League squad | Rugby League News

Jon Wilkin and Jamie Jones-Buchanan MBE have over 750 Super League appearances between them, including 14 Grand Finals; Sky Sports will broadcast at least 66 Super League matches live in 2022, including Magic Weekend, Play-Offs and Grand Final; more live Women’s Super League than ever Last update: 02/02/22 09:43 Please …

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Dele Alli: Everton in talks with Tottenham over permanent transfer for £40m midfielder | Soccer News

Dele Alli is set to undergo a medical ahead of a permanent move from Tottenham to Everton which could cost up to £40m. Everton chairman Bill Kenwright has held talks in his London office with Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy over a potential deal for Alli. Initially it was believed that …

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National Football League talking points: Dublin looking to bounce back, Tyrone want to appoint manufacturer | GAA News

Brian Barry GAA Editor @BrianGBarry As the 2022 National Football League kicks off this weekend, we take a look at the main talking points as the Gaelic football season kicks off. Dublin looks to bounce back from disappointing 2021, Tyrone tries to lay marker, and more Last update: 29/01/22 11:00 …

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Luis Diaz: Liverpool make late move for Porto winger wanted by Tottenham | Soccer News

Liverpool are in pole position to sign Luis Diaz after completing a late £45m move for the Porto winger, who Tottenham are also in talks to buy. The Colombia international was manager Jurgen Klopp’s first choice for the summer transfer window, but Liverpool have accelerated their plans due to strong …

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Tyson Fury v Dillian Whyte trade deadline extended another 48 hours | boxing news

Tyson Fury and Dillian Whyte were given an additional 48 hours to freely negotiate their fight before purse offers were made. The deadline for Fury and Whyte to agree a fight for the WBC heavyweight championship was scheduled for 6 p.m. on Wednesday January 26, but was pushed back for …

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Arsenal want Luka Jovic on loan if Dusan Vlahovic transfer fails – Paper Talk | Transfer Center News

All the headline stories and transfer rumors from Tuesday’s national papers… THE SUN Arsenal could seek a short-term loan for Real Madrid striker Luka Jovic if they fail to persuade Dusan Vlahovic to join them this month. Everton managerial target Vitor Pereira flies to the UK today to pursue advanced …

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Exclusive interview with Patrick Vieira on the transformation of Crystal Palace’s style of play ahead of the Liverpool clash | Soccer News

The move started with a Joel Ward touch deep into Crystal Palace territory and ended, 58 seconds later, with Conor Gallagher firing an angled finish into the corner of Brighton’s net. In the meantime, the ball passed through all of Palace’s players, including goalkeeper Jack Butland. The patient accumulation of …

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Chelsea’s Antonio Rudiger says ‘the family feels good in London’ as talks continue over new contract | Soccer News

Antonio Rudiger says “his family feels good in London” as the defender continues contract negotiations with Chelsea, with his current contract expiring in the summer. Rudiger is now able to sign a pre-contract deal with overseas clubs after entering the final six months of his contract. Barcelona are monitoring their …

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Premier League predictions: Jones Knows says Tottenham will fail Leicester | Soccer News

There are still two Premier League games left in midweek for our tipster Jones Knows – and he believes Tottenham will fall to Leicester on Wednesday night. Leicester v Tottenham, Wednesday 7.30pm – Watch the best moments of this game after full time for free Leicester’s attack is purring, and …

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CAN 2021: Schedule, venues, full schedule and kick-off times for the 2022 tournament | Soccer News

Dates, kick-off times and host cities – here’s the full AFCON 2021 schedule. The tournament, originally scheduled to be played in June and July 2021, takes place in Cameroon from January 9 to February 6, 2022, with sky sports showing all 52 matches live. Twenty-four teams participate. The action kicked …

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Tottenham Women vs West Ham Women live on Sky Sports, plus previews of the weekend’s Women’s Super League | Soccer News

The latest team news and stats for the weekend’s Women’s Super League action, including Tottenham v West Ham live on Sky Sports on Sunday. Leicester Women vs Brighton Women – Sunday, 2pm Team News Summer Leicester signing Abbi Grant looks set to finally complete a first WSL 90 minutes for …

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Burnley vs Leicester postponed by Premier League due to Covid cases and injuries to Clarets squad | Soccer News

Thomas Tuchel says he would be “very angry” if Premier League clubs were found to be abusing the rules to have games canceled as Leicester’s trip to Burnley became the latest match to be postponed. The game at Turf Moor – which was due to take place on Saturday – …

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Cristiano Ronaldo says Manchester United caretaker boss Ralf Rangnick needs time to implement his ideas at Old Trafford | Football News

Cristiano Ronaldo says Ralf Rangnick needs time to implement his ideas at Manchester United after a hesitant start to life as the club’s caretaker manager. Rangnick replaced Ole Gunnar Solskjaer in December after the Norwegian was sacked after just three wins from 11 games – a run of form that …

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Man Utd vs Aston Villa: Steven Gerrard highlights length of VAR check after Danny Ings strike refusal | Football news

Steven Gerrard pointed to the time taken for VAR control who turned down Danny Ings’ strike on Aston Villa’s FA Cup exit to Manchester United but declined to blame him for the loss. It took more than three and a half minutes for VAR Darren England and field referee Michael …

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Marcus Rashford backs Manchester United interim boss Ralf Rangnick and his coaching staff | Football news

Marcus Rashford has said he has “infinite respect” for Manchester United interim manager Ralf Rangnick and his coaching staff. During a week of reporting the unrest at the Manchester United camp, Sky Sports News was told of cliques in the dressing room and players struggling to adjust to Rangnick’s methods. …

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Kieran Trippier: Newcastle agree £ 12million fee with Atletico Madrid for England right-back | Football news

Kieran Trippier has arrived in the North East to complete the final stages of his £ 12million move to Newcastle from Atletico Madrid. The England right-back will undergo a medical exam and is expected to sign a two-and-a-half-year contract with the option of an additional year. Newcastle and Atletico have …

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Liverpool Carabao Cup match with Arsenal in doubt as Pep Lijnders tests positive for Covid | Football news

Liverpool assistant Pep Lijnders tested positive for Covid-19, putting Thursday’s game against Arsenal in the Carabao Cup in doubt. Lijnders has been in charge of Liverpool on an interim basis while Jurgen Klopp is isolating himself and was due to hold a press conference on Wednesday morning in the absence …

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Arsenal transfers: Middlesbrough wants Folarin Balogun; Eddie Nketiah’s Position Unchanged | Football news

Middlesbrough is one of several clubs in the Sky Bet Championship interested in loaning Arsenal forward Folarin Balogun on loan. Balogun has not been in the Premier League since August, but is still part of Arsenal’s long-term plans and signed a new contract in April which binds him to the …

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Joao Cancelo: Manchester City full-back suffers facial injuries after assault and theft allegations | Football news

Joao Cancelo says he was assaulted by four assailants who stole jewelry and tried to hurt his family. The Manchester City full-back revealed facial injuries in an Instagram story on Thursday night, claiming they were sustained as a result of the attack. The Portuguese defender, 27, did not say where …

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Kylian Mbappe: PSG striker says he will finish the season at the club “100%” and aims for the Champions League trophy | Football news

Kylian Mbappe says he will finish the season “100%” at Paris Saint-Germain despite speculation about his future and he hopes to add to his record by winning the Champions League. In the summer transfer window, PSG have turned down several offers from Real Madrid for the 23-year-old, who can leave …

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Southampton vs Tottenham: Premier League preview, squad news, stats, predictions, kick off time | Football news

Team news, stats and predictions ahead of Southampton v Tottenham in the Premier League on Tuesday; kick off at 3 p.m. Team news Nathan Tella could return to Southampton squad for the visit to Tottenham. The young attacker will have completed his period of isolation after a recent positive test …

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Five NBA Games Live on Christmas Day: Countdown to Clashes in Sky Sports’ Festive Basketball Manna | NBA News

Christmas Day and the NBA: The two go together like mistletoe and wine. It’s a sporting holiday to rival Thanksgiving and the NFL. The season is long, but Christmas is a great time for more casual fans. You already have an idea of ​​who has been nice so far this …

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Man Utd boss Ralf Rangnick explains why a sports psychologist is essential to solving the Old Trafford ‘puzzle’ | Football news

Ralf Rangnick’s revolution at Manchester United is barely a month old, but his fingerprints are already visible everywhere you look at the club. Two Premier League games and a week of training may have fallen victim to a coronavirus outbreak, but not a second has been lost in Rangnick’s hands. …

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Real Madrid hunt down Liverpool defender Joe Gomez – Paper Talk | News transfer center

All the front-page stories and transfer rumors from Wednesday’s national newspapers … DAILY MAIL Real Madrid are watching Liverpool defender Joe Gomez ahead of a possible transfer next summer. Manchester United boss Ralf Rangnick has reportedly spoken to Erling Haaland’s father Alf-Inge as he pushes to sign the Borussia Dortmund …

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