• Ben Stokes trial: Jury shown CCTV footage of ‘groin grab’

    Ben Stokes trial: Jury shown CCTV footage of ‘groin grab’

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    I struck Ryan Ali with my right hand just after he had delivered the blow on Kai and as he came at me with the bottle and had it raised. "Obviously it all happened very quickly but I am clear that I felt under threat of immediate attack from both these men and I did what I did only in order to defend myself".
  • Unai Emery: 'Pep Guardiola is a better manager than me'

    Unai Emery: 'Pep Guardiola is a better manager than me'

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    Arsenal have been busy in the summer transfer market and brought in five new players ahead of the Spaniard's first season in charge as they look to try and challenge for the title next season. This coming Sunday starts the beginning of a new chapter for Arsenal football club, with Unai Emery becoming the club's boss at the start of the summer, after Arsene Wenger's 22-year love affair with the North London side came to an end.
  • Paul Scholes sends message to Man United fans about Jose Mourinho

    Paul Scholes sends message to Man United fans about Jose Mourinho

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    The World Cup-winning midfielder reportedly informed the club's executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward via text that he intends to leave the club following a rejected approach from Barcelona . Even so, Mourinho has a hard task finding a formation that fits Sanchez, Rashford, Lukaku and Pogba's attacking talents together. "Even if I forget the goal, it was a complete performance", said Mourinho of the left-back's display.
  • 3 studs from Carolina Panthers win over Buffalo Bills

    3 studs from Carolina Panthers win over Buffalo Bills

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    Benjamin played with Newton for three and a half seasons in Carolina, though one of those was spent on the sidelines due to an ACL tear. Benjamin was later asked if this was at all hard for him considering how close he and Newton were when his career began in Carolina.
  • Klopp: We are the Rocky to City's Drago

    Klopp: We are the Rocky to City's Drago

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    That does not decide anything. But he said his team would also need a change in luck if they are to catch last year's runaway champions Manchester City. "We are still Rocky Balboa and not Ivan Drago". "Manuel is one of the most successful managers on this planet". "He is completely different on the pitch but around the pitch he is like that".
  • What It Would Cost Man Utd To Sack Mourinho Revealed?

    What It Would Cost Man Utd To Sack Mourinho Revealed?

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    On Thursday, Mourinho seemed to dismiss the chance of United signing anyone in the last knockings and yet reports emerged of enquiries for Jerome Boateng and Diego Godin , amid similar interest in Harry Maguire and Toby Alderweireld .
  • Wake Forest assistant coach charged for punching tourist who later died

    Wake Forest assistant coach charged for punching tourist who later died

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    Jones turned himself in on Thursday morning while accompanied by his lawyer after fleeing the scene on Sunday. Szabo apparently mistook the vehicle for an Uber that he had called. Head coach Danny Manning said at the time that Jones was a "well-respected bright mind" in the coaching world and brought "new blood" and "new perspectives" to Wake Forest.
  • Jose Mourinho aims early dig at 'serial winners' Liverpool and Tottenham

    Jose Mourinho aims early dig at 'serial winners' Liverpool and Tottenham

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    Fabinho and Naby Keita will add extra dynamism and depth to the midfield, while Xherdan Shaqiri offers better back-up to the prolific front three of Sadio Mane , Roberto Firmino and Mohamed Salah . " Nobody is consistent with 11 players ". World Cup victor Paul Pogba is also unlikely to be fit for the game at Old Trafford. "The players with a proper pre-season are fit and they are strong".
  • Kepa shrugs off world record price tag

    Kepa shrugs off world record price tag

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    His form caught Real Madrid's attention but mounting transfer speculation culminated in him signing a seven-and-a-half-year contract extension at San Mames in January. He also helped Belgium achieve a third-place finish at the 2018 FIFA World Cup. "I was very young". On the face of it, this transfer appears to be nothing short of a calamity.