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Declan Rice’s hopes of playing at Euro 2020 in doubt due to knee injury

West Ham’s hopes of qualifying for the Champions League have sustained a major blow after losing Declan Rice to a knee injury, also placing the midfielder’s hopes of representing England

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Dual-threat star Ohtani pitches 100mph then hits 450ft HR in same inning

Shohei Ohtani both hit the hardest homer and threw the hardest pitch by a starter in the majors this season in an extraordinary two-way performance for the Los Angeles Angels

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Dortmund deep in the doldrums as meeting with Manchester City looms

As the full-time whistle sounded, Eintracht Frankfurt’s coaching staff embraced but tried to hold something back, conscious that their season’s work was not yet complete. Such is the hole that

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic poised to sign one-year extension with Milan

Milan are confident of reaching an agreement with Zlatan Ibrahimovic to extend the striker’s stay at at the club for one more season at least. Ibrahimovic’s deal expires on 30

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Pep Guardiola heaps praise on Erling Haaland and hints at City interest

Pep Guardiola has praised Erling Haaland with Manchester City’s manager saying it does not take an expert to appreciate how impressive the Borussia Dortmund striker is. City host Dortmund in

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Women’s Super League: talking points from the weekend’s action

The calm before the stormThe Women’s Super League now takes a two-week international break, during which England play friendlies against France and Canada, followed by the FA Cup fourth round.

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Nacho warns Liverpool history is on Real Madrid’s side despite power shift

“They have won the Champions League and we have lost Cristiano Ronaldo,” Nacho Fernández conceded but the Real Madrid defender has warned Liverpool that, despite the shift in power on

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