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Liverpool fans claim Xherdan Shaqiri deal is close

Liverpool fans claim Xherdan Shaqiri deal is close

Liverpool have also been linked with the 26-year-old who has previously had spells with Bayern Munich and Inter Milan as he is available for just £12m and has shone at this summer's World Cup, scoring...

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Belgium 'will need power' to upset Brazil in World Cup quarter-finals

Belgium 'will need power' to upset Brazil in World Cup quarter-finals

Brazil will likely start with Fernandinho in place of the suspended Casemiro, a change that gives them their own added muscle, but the South Americans could miss the Real Madrid midfielder's drive go...

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Maradona: "I saw a monumental robbery in England vs. Colombia"

England looked to be heading into the last eight courtesy of Harry's 57th-minute penalty in Moscow, but the towering Yerry Mina headed in a stoppage-time equalizer before a match littered with fouls...

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Chelsea Reportedly Close to Signing Gonzalo Higuain With Maurizio Sarri Arrival Imminent

Chelsea Reportedly Close to Signing Gonzalo Higuain With Maurizio Sarri Arrival Imminent

Higuain fuelled speculation he could to leave the Serie A champions this summer when he admitted he would "love" to play in the Premier League. This time over the Blues' pre-season plans. Sarri ...

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Thais take on water to help clear exit for boys in cave

Thais take on water to help clear exit for boys in cave

Similar incidents have befallen other visitors at the local tourist spot. If the boys can be trained up and the water sufficiently reduced, an extraction could happen within days, they added. The Th...

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Zamans career-best 73 sparks Pakistan to victory over Australia

Zamans career-best 73 sparks Pakistan to victory over Australia

After facing defeat in the second match in the ongoing tri-series, Pakistan will on Wednesday face Zimbabwe in the fourth encounter at the Harare Sports Club. Australia has sort of bounced back fro...

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Arsenal hand Ozil number 10 jersey

Arsenal hand Ozil number 10 jersey

Having worn #10 at Real Madrid , the 29-year-old also wears the number on global duty with Germany. But with Wilshere leaving on free transfer after allowing his contract to run down, Ozil has been...

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Graeme McDowell pulls out of The Open qualifying after losing clubs

Graeme McDowell pulls out of The Open qualifying after losing clubs

McDowell is set to compete in the Irish Open later this week and the Scottish Open next week - both of which offer qualification spots for the leading non-exempt players who finish in the top-10. Four...

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New Liverpool FC signing trains at Melwood with Sturridge, Milner

New Liverpool FC signing trains at Melwood with Sturridge, Milner

I was really anxious during all of the negotiations, so when it was time for me to sign the contract I couldn't have been happier - a dream come true". The Brazilian is particularly aware of the ease ...

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Neymar joins Messi and Ronaldo in Kazan mural club

Neymar joins Messi and Ronaldo in Kazan mural club

Mexico manager Juan Carlos Osorio has slammed Neymar's theatrics during their 2-0 defeat to Brazil on Monday, where the Seleção's poster boy once again hit the headlines for his playacting. The W...

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Wimbledon 2018: Serena Williams powers past qualifier Viktoriya Tomova into third round

Wimbledon 2018: Serena Williams powers past qualifier Viktoriya Tomova into third round

It was in 1997 when Serena defeated Seles in three sets, 4-6, 6-1, 6-1, at Chicago tournaments. At one point, Federer had won 35 consecutive points on his serve . The 17th-seeded Pouille saved two ...

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Uruguay's defence ready for France's Mbappe

Uruguay's defence ready for France's Mbappe

The South Americans kept Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo at bay in their 2-1 last-16 win, and that goal conceded was the only one against them so far in Russian Federation - a defensive feat only match...

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Cristiano Ronaldo's post-match comments were the epitome of class

Cristiano Ronaldo's post-match comments were the epitome of class

And after Portugal equalized on Pepe's header in the 55th minute, it was Cavani again finishing a ideal Uruguay counter in the 62nd with a shot from just inside the penalty area that caught Portu...

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Anthony Joshua not ready for Deontay Willder insists Joseph Parker

Anthony Joshua not ready for Deontay Willder insists Joseph Parker

At this point, it appears to be a certainty that unified heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (21-0, 20 KOs) will be facing his WBA mandatory, Alexander Povetkin (34-1, 24 KOs), in his next bout. "He...

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South Korea's Park wins Women's PGA Championship in playoff

South Korea's Park wins Women's PGA Championship in playoff

The 21-year-old New Zealander shook off an opening 74 at Kemper Lakes to reach 4 under and give herself a shot to win her third major. During the final round, Park had a big save on the par-4 16th h...

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Sweden's Noren storms to French Open title

Sweden's Noren storms to French Open title

Julian Suri , who was looking to become the first American victor of the event since Barry Jaeckel in 1972, went to the 72nd hole on eight-under but made a watery double-bogey, while England's Chris W...

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England break penalty shootout curse

England break penalty shootout curse

Juan Cuadrado blazed over with 10 minutes to play, and it appeared Colombia's hopes were up when Pickford made a terrific save to turn behind Manuel Uribe's spectacular long-range strike. He had to ...

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Picture: Player all-smiles after agreeing deal with Manchester United

Picture: Player all-smiles after agreeing deal with Manchester United

The 25-year-old, who missed only one Championship game last season and started Villa's play-off final defeat by Fulham at Wembley, is a potential replacement for Ben Foster. After beginning his career...

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Colombia's Falcao a dreamer but ready to deliver against England

Colombia's Falcao a dreamer but ready to deliver against England

He managed just one goal in 10 top division appearances at Chelsea , nine of which were as a substitute in 2015/16, after having netted four times in 26 Premier League matches for Manchester United ...

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Kyrie Irving, Jimmy Butler Want To Play Together

Kyrie Irving, Jimmy Butler Want To Play Together

Butler, who spent his first five seasons with the Bulls before a 2017 draft-day trade, and Irving, who completed his first season with the Celtics after a trade from the Cavaliers, were said to be...

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I don't know how to stop Neymar, admits Belgium star

I don't know how to stop Neymar, admits Belgium star

In the second match of the day, Belgium beat Japan 3-2. When Mexico's Miguel Layun put his foot on top of Neymar's shin after the Brazilian had taken another dive, Neymar decide to "unleash that now...

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An Englishman Abroad: the relief of watching England win a penalty shootout

An Englishman Abroad: the relief of watching England win a penalty shootout

Colombia's 2018 FIFA World Cup hopes suffered a blow on Tuesday after James Rodriguez was ruled out of their last-16 clash with England due to injury. When, with the next kick, Eric Dier slotted awa...

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Arsenal ace ready to fire Gunners to Premier League glory

Arsenal ace ready to fire Gunners to Premier League glory

Stephan Lichtsteiner, Bernd Leno and Sokratis Papastathopoulos have all signed on the dotted line so far. The Spaniard is desperate to bolster his midfield ranks at the Emirates, and Gianluca D...

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Martin Truex Jr. trying for 3rd straight win at Chicagoland

Martin Truex Jr. trying for 3rd straight win at Chicagoland

JOLIET, Ill. (AP) - Martin Truex Jr. just celebrated his 38th birthday. The last lap aside, a major key to Busch's victory was stellar work on pit road. His brother Kyle has won four times . Chase...

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Park Sung-hyun captures second career LPGA major

Ryu was the overnight leader at 11-under but committed two double bogeys for a 73 in the final round, while blowing a two-shot lead with two holes to play to fall into the playoff. But Henderson's put...

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Fernando Alonso scores points in Austria with 2017 front wing

Fernando Alonso scores points in Austria with 2017 front wing

The change - which is of the same specification - would have resulted in Hartley dropping to the back of the grid, but with Alonso now starting from the pit lane the Toro Rosso driver remains in 19th,...

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England beat Colombia on penalties after dramatic night in Moscow

England beat Colombia on penalties after dramatic night in Moscow

Even if Rodriguez is out, Radamel Falcao and Colombia have enough firepower on paper to still come away victorious. That sense of belief meant that Jordan Henderson , who became the 13th England ...

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Sliding in safe: Kelly loses lead, the grabs it back

Sliding in safe: Kelly loses lead, the grabs it back

I get better at it as my career went on. Kelly said about watching his lead disappear. Petrovic also bogeyed No. 18 and finished with a 71, tied with Kirk Triplett (68) two shots out of the lead. Pr...

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Wimbledon 2018: Rafael Nadal powers past Dudi Sela at the double

Wimbledon 2018: Rafael Nadal powers past Dudi Sela at the double

Nadal moved two sets clear with a punishing forehand return and although he double-faulted to gift Sela a break at the start of the third he repaired the damage and powered to victory. "The shot clock...

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LeBron James Rumors: Cavaliers Won't Have in-Person Meeting with Superstar

LeBron James Rumors: Cavaliers Won't Have in-Person Meeting with Superstar

LeBron James continues to dominate sports headlines with many speculating that he is set to sign a contract this summer with only one of two teams-the Cleveland Cavaliers or Los Angeles Lakers . L....

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LeBron James Rumors: Cavaliers Won't Have in-Person Meeting with Superstar

LeBron James Rumors: Cavaliers Won't Have in-Person Meeting with Superstar

LeBron James continues to dominate sports headlines with many speculating that he is set to sign a contract this summer with only one of two teams-the Cleveland Cavaliers or Los Angeles Lakers . L....

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Chelsea's Thibaut Courtois: Madrid-based children key to decision on future

Chelsea's Thibaut Courtois: Madrid-based children key to decision on future

The Belgium global has plenty to focus on these days, as he and his team-mates are into the World Cup quarter-finals after a thrilling 3-2 comeback against Japan. Courtois' family still live in Madrid...

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Liverpool boss Klopp: Salah and Firmino know we're back on track

Liverpool boss Klopp: Salah and Firmino know we're back on track

The 24-year-old's proposed transfer to Anfield fell through at the 11th hour and he remains in transfer limbo. The midfielder played against PSG with both Lyon and Amiens, particularly impressin...

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FIFA fines Russia for neo-Nazi fan banner at World Cup game

FIFA fines Russia for neo-Nazi fan banner at World Cup game

FIFA has fined the Royal Moroccan Football Federation 65,000 Swiss francs (MAD621 593/ $65,650) for misconduct, says Associated Press on Saturday. Uruguay's Cristian Rodriguez, left, and Russia's ...

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Robert Williams absent from Boston Celtics' first summer league practice

Robert Williams absent from Boston Celtics' first summer league practice

He then proceeded to miss his return flight to Boston and the first practice of his career. The rookie did make his introductory press conference in Boston last Friday, but made a decision to fly b...

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