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Liverpool to be first opponents at Tottenham’s new stadium

Liverpool to be first opponents at Tottenham’s new stadium

In a flurry of fanfare that will thankfully be beaten by the 70th ranked national side playing the 67th ranked nation later this afternoon, the Premier League fixtures were release today. The home f...

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Why Spain need spirit of 2008 to survive Lopetegui chaos

Why Spain need spirit of 2008 to survive Lopetegui chaos

Spain manager Julen Lopetegui has been dismissed, the Spanish Football Federation announced Wednesday, with sporting director Fernando Hierro now set to lead the team in Russia. As it goes, t...

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NCAA announces new transfer rule regarding ‘notification-of-transfer’ model

NCAA announces new transfer rule regarding ‘notification-of-transfer’ model

Student athletes at the Division I level now have five years to play up to four seasons. The significance of the rule is a player can appear in those limited number of games at any point in the season...

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Justify's value skyrockets to $60M with Triple Crown win at Belmont Park

Justify's value skyrockets to $60M with Triple Crown win at Belmont Park

Justify became the 13th thoroughbred to win horse racing's Triple Crown. American Pharoah and Justify joined other Triple Crown winners Sir Barton (1919), Gallant Fox (1930), Omaha (1935), ...

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Tottenham striker Kane knows he needs to break World Cup scoring hoodoo

Tottenham striker Kane knows he needs to break World Cup scoring hoodoo

But Southgate insists that his players are primarily determined to entertain and ensure that England at least enjoys a feel-good factor during the tournament. "Sometimes, going into a big tournament...

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Canadian Grand Prix qualifying: Sebastian Vettel smashes track record

Canadian Grand Prix qualifying: Sebastian Vettel smashes track record

I'm sure there was more to come today, and the end result is not what we were looking for. Vettel's lap record ensured the Ferrari driver a start from pole position in Canada. His latest practice cr...

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England’s Marcus Rashford unfazed by limited Manchester United playing time

England’s Marcus Rashford unfazed by limited Manchester United playing time

England striker Marcus Rashford in action against Costa Rica at Elland Road, Leeds on 7 June 2018. Vardy's pre-World Cup break wasn't a total escape. Only five members of the team who are headi...

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Canadian F1 Grand Prix 2018 Qualifying: Saturday's Results, Times, Final Grid

Canadian F1 Grand Prix 2018 Qualifying: Saturday's Results, Times, Final Grid

Bottas added: "It's always annoying when it's so close and we're not ahead but starting on the front row is good for this race". The Red Bull driver said at a news conference Thursday before the...

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Egypt, Nigeria continue to splutter in World Cup warm-ups

Egypt, Nigeria continue to splutter in World Cup warm-ups

Batshuayi, on for Lukaku, set up Marouane Fellaini for a final flourish in stoppage time to complete a sixth straight game without a win for Egypt. Salah has definitely won Egypt a lot of fans aro...

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Warriors complete sweep of Cavaliers to claim National Basketball Association title

Warriors complete sweep of Cavaliers to claim National Basketball Association title

Shortly after the trophy ceremony crowning the Golden State Warriors NBA champions, ESPN reporter Brian Windhorst dropped a bit of a bombshell. Durant recorded a triple-double in Friday's 108-85...

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UFC 225 Weigh-in Results: Yoel Romero Misses Weight for Title Fight

UFC 225 Weigh-in Results: Yoel Romero Misses Weight for Title Fight

UFC officials had told Sporting News that it is unknown whether the bout will still happen. The UFC 225 headliner is one of a record three bouts featuring Australians on the pay-per-view main c...

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Liverpool to complete £55m Nabil Fekir transfer in next 24 hours

Liverpool to complete £55m Nabil Fekir transfer in next 24 hours

Liverpool have remained determined to wrap up the deal before the World Cup gets underway and now it appears that they have been successful, with the deal set to be confirmed on Friday. In an inter...

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Aston Villa settle tax bill but financial concerns remain

Aston Villa settle tax bill but financial concerns remain

The outstanding amount is likely to be paid swiftly after the club missed a tax payment on Friday, heightening growing fears of financial issues with Villa needing to find around £40million to comply ...

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Robertson: Mohamed Salah can emulate Messi and Ronaldo

Robertson: Mohamed Salah can emulate Messi and Ronaldo

The widespread rumours about Cristiano Ronaldo leaving Real Madrid are refusing to die down. Speaking to Marca from Spain's pre-World Cup camp, Asensio said that he "could not imagine" being p...

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Trump told NBA Winner Won't Visit the White House

Trump told NBA Winner Won't Visit the White House

Golden State won Game 3 at The Q last year en route to a 4-1 series win and their second title in three years. "But I think more importantly, as Americans, and especially people in Philadelphia,...

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Man United agrees to deal for Fred

Man United agrees to deal for Fred

Brazilian midfielder Fred will need time to adapt to the demands of English football but has all the attributes to succeed at Manchester United , former World Player of the Year Rivaldo has sai...

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Mohamed Salah feeling good ahead of World Cup

Mohamed Salah feeling good ahead of World Cup

However, he has now been included in the Egypt squad, even though he is currently expected to miss their opening game against Uruguay on June 15. Cuper explained: 'We are optimistic , and every m...

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Chelsea ready to hijack Arsenal target

Chelsea ready to hijack Arsenal target

Cillessen made a name for himself during the Netherlands' World Cup run back in 2014. Metro Uk reports that Arsenal have made a direct approach to Barcelona's hierarchy to gauge whether a deal...

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Argentina team trains in Barcelona in attack, defence

Argentina team trains in Barcelona in attack, defence

They share the dressing room in club football but will represent Croatia and Argentina respectively at the mega event in Russian Federation. Croatia will play against Argentina on June 21 where Ba...

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Argentina cancels pre-World Cup match with Israel

Argentina cancels pre-World Cup match with Israel

However, the status of the match had been placed in doubt earlier, following protests by Palestinian football authorities. Lionel Messi of Argentina stretches before an worldwide friendly match ...

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England show World Cup promise in home victory over Nigeria

England show World Cup promise in home victory over Nigeria

England captain Kane was on target in Saturday's 2-1 win over Nigeria at Wembley in their penultimate match before the World Cup . "But I was really pleased with what Jordan did". "I've worked wit...

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Pondering lunch, Sascha Zverev saves match point at French Open

Pondering lunch, Sascha Zverev saves match point at French Open

The French Open kicked off earlier this week, and several of the biggest names in the sport were in action, including Serena Williams, who struggled but ended up with a win in her debut. 2nd seed si...

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Leroy Sane left out of Germany's 2018 World Cup squad

Leroy Sane left out of Germany's 2018 World Cup squad

With the help of Opta, we crunch the numbers to find out. Low reportedly said that it was a very close call between Brandt and Sane - with Brandt getting the go ahead to pack his bags - and this is ...

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Barcelona extend Umtiti’s contract until 2023

Barcelona extend Umtiti’s contract until 2023

Umtiti joined Barcelona from Lyon in 2016 and has quickly established himself as a cornerstone of the Catalans' backline. With Umtiti in the side, Barcelona have lost just once in 48 games,...

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Injured Kompany retained in Belgium World Cup squad

Injured Kompany retained in Belgium World Cup squad

Martinez said he wanted to used the rules to his advantage regarding his skipper. You can see the full squad below... During Belgium's World Cup warm-up friendly with Portugal last night, Man...

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