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Jose Mourinho insists his decision to omit Henrikh Mkhitaryan from Man Utd's match-day squad against Newcastle was based purely on form. However, the 28-year-old has suffered a dip in form while the returns from injury of Paul Pogba , Marouane Fellaini and Zlatan Ibrahimovic have seen Mkhitaryan slip out of contention.
  • Saturday Premier League 3pm Kick-Offs: Back United to score four again

    Saturday Premier League 3pm Kick-Offs: Back United to score four again

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    In their last five games they are unbeaten, winning twice and drawing three times, and they look like a very tough proposition to play against. Former Sweden global Ibrahimovic , 36, has appeared as a substitute in each of United's past two matches, coming on as Newcastle were beaten 4-1 at Old Trafford last Saturday, and again on Wednesday in a 1-0 Champions League defeat by Basel in Switzerland.
  • India 11/1 in reply to Sri Lanka's 205 all out

    India 11/1 in reply to Sri Lanka's 205 all out

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    However, Lanka responded in style by removing KL Rahul (7), who played on a Lahiru Gamage delivery onto his stumps, late in the day. Sri Lanka skipper Chandimal won the toss and elected to bat on a pitch which was not offering much help to either the pacers nor the spinners.
  • Chelsea must keep 'world's best' Thibaut Courtois, warns Antonio Conte

    Chelsea must keep 'world's best' Thibaut Courtois, warns Antonio Conte

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    This week, Courtois confirmed there had been no new developments in talks with the club - a situation that does not appear to sit entirely comfortably with his boss. "But at the same time, there is space to deal with this type of situation and to try to solve the situation". While he's played in nearly every single game since - in fact, he's made an appearance in 51 of the last 52 competitive games under Antonio Conte , including the final 32 to finish out last season - he's started less than ...
  • Arkansas Fires Bret Bielema Immediately After Loss To Mizzou

    Arkansas Fires Bret Bielema Immediately After Loss To Mizzou

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    The Razorbacks are coming off one of the worst seasons in recent memory under Bret Bielema and after yet another underachieving season, the program has chose to go in a new direction. It's unclear whom Arkansas will pursue to replace Bielema , though at least one report has indicated that Auburn's Gus Malzahn will be high on the school's list if the Tigers lose Saturday's Iron Bowl.
  • Former Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna dies, aged 49

    Former Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna dies, aged 49

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    Her family confirmed her death to the Czech Republic's CTK news agency. Novotna's legendary career was highlighted by her 1998 Wimbledon triumph, defeating Nathalie Tauziat in straight sets in the final at the All England Club to claim her lone Grand Slam title.
  • Central Florida, South Florida set for key showdown

    Central Florida, South Florida set for key showdown

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    They own the best record in the American conference at 10-0 and remain one of four teams in Division 1 still unbeaten (Alabama, Miami, Wisconsin, UCF ). There will be more history no matter who wins Friday: UCF would clinch the first ideal regular season in school history with a win, while USF would clinch its first spot in the conference championship game with a win.
  • Gran Turismo Sport To Get 50 More Cars By March

    Gran Turismo Sport To Get 50 More Cars By March

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    While no specific date has been released yet, December will be the month in which Gran Turismo Sport gets a proper single player mode. It may have been a disappointment at launch, but come December, Gran Turismo Sport will be much more like the Gran Turismo we all know and love.
  • Pep Guardiola wary of Huddersfield Town threat

    Pep Guardiola wary of Huddersfield Town threat

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    We know that because we have experience of that. Guardiola managed to rest some key players, including Fernandinho, David Silva and Leroy Sane in the Champions League game against Feyrnoord on Tuesday. " It's the best moment of his career and we're only in November so there's a lot of time ". But you don't think too much about how many. The City boss, Guardiola, is ecstatic with his performances and has challenged the England global to keep his goalscoring run going.
  • Eden Hazard has 'admiration' for Real Madrid but focused on Chelsea

    Eden Hazard has 'admiration' for Real Madrid but focused on Chelsea

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    Posting a message to Real Madrid fans on Instagram, he told them that he would "bleed a thousand times" for the Los Blancos badge and shirt - a typically courageous and proud sentiment from the Spanish centre-back. A lot is spoken about his injuries, but he is an important player for us. Bale has made just five appearances in La Liga this season having suffered his thigh injury shortly after recovering from a calf ailment that kept him out for approximately six weeks.
  • 3 takeaways from Baylor's loss to TCU

    3 takeaways from Baylor's loss to TCU

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    With Kenny Hill passing for 325 yards and three touchdowns, the No. 10 Horned Frogs pulled away in the second half for a 45-22 win over the Bears before 43,105 fans at Amon G. TCU avoided a defensive touchdown after the ball was recovered by an offensive lineman. Brewer's run took the Bears deep into Horned Frog's territory into the red zone.