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Paul Merson is backing Liverpool FC to get back to winning ways in the Premier League by claiming a 3-0 win over Watford at Anfield on Saturday. City has swept most teams aside this season and is one of the favourites to lift their first Champions League trophy in Kiev in May.
  • Jurgen Klopp unhappy with rescheduling of Merseyside derby

    Jurgen Klopp unhappy with rescheduling of Merseyside derby

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    Overall, the teams have faced each other 19 times with eight wins for Juventus , nine for Real - including the 1998 final - and two draws. As three of the five English clubs- Chelsea , Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspurs -to have qualified for this year's Champions League have already been knocked out in the Round of 16, all hopes of a Premier League club going the distance in Europe's premier club competition, for the first time since Chelsea in 2012, will rest on the victor ...
  • Jones apologises for Ireland, Wales slurs

    Jones apologises for Ireland, Wales slurs

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    Ireland , where Schmidt has been at the helm since 2013, will be doing everything they can to extend his contract beyond the 2019 World Cup. Ireland visit Twickenham on Saturday looking for the victory that would seal a third Grand Slam and the chance to witness history has peaked the interest of rugby fans on both sides of the Irish Sea.
  • Atletico in Europa League quarters with 5-1 win over Lokomotiv

    Atletico in Europa League quarters with 5-1 win over Lokomotiv

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    Temperatures have been rising in recent days and were hovering around 0 degree Celsius (32 F), yet the city woke up completely covered in snow, which obstructed road traffic and is likely to make it hard to play football, reported Efe. Torres converted the penalty and slotted home his second 20 minutes from time, profiting from Correa's deft footwork and excellent throughball. Diego Simeone's men took a 3-0 first-leg advantage to the Russian capital and, although star man Antoine Griezmann ...
  • March Madness 2018: North Carolina vs

    March Madness 2018: North Carolina vs

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    The Tar Heels are averaging 8.3 three-pointers per game on 36.4% shooting from beyond the arc. North Carolina's Cameron Johnson shoots over Lipscomb's Matt Rose, 12, and Rob Marberry in the Tar Heels' 84-66 win at Spectrum Center in the first round of the NCAA tournament .
  • UEFA opens disciplinary case against Besiktas

    UEFA opens disciplinary case against Besiktas

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    Referee Michael Oliver stopped play as fans erupted in guffaws around the stadium before the cat obediently pawed its way off the pitch after a minute and play could restart. It fended off competition from more household names such as Sandro Wagner , Thiago Alcantara and Thomas Muller following Bayern's 3-1 win that secured an 8-1 aggregate triumph .
  • National Football League free agent rumors: DE Adrian Clayborn meeting with Patriots

    National Football League free agent rumors: DE Adrian Clayborn meeting with Patriots

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    The bulk of that production came in Week 10 when he sacked Dak Prescott six times in a win over the Dallas Cowboys . Clayborn joins a Patriots team that had no player record as much as seven sacks last season. He didn't play against the Patriots in Super Bowl LI, as he was injured. Clayborn is a good player who will certainly be an asset, but there's a strong chance he won't surpass Flowers as the team's best edge rusher.
  • Besieged Eddie Jones angrily defends England's actions amid fresh controversy

    Besieged Eddie Jones angrily defends England's actions amid fresh controversy

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    Jones reiterated his "sincere" apology for calling the Irish "scummy" and Wales a "little shit country" during a leadership talk. The... Grovelling Jones, who has dodged a Six Nations rap for the verbal attack , said: "I would like to say I apologise for the remarks - I sincerely mean that and I really don't have anything else to say on the matter".
  • How transition tag applies to Packers' pursuit of CB Kyle Fuller

    How transition tag applies to Packers' pursuit of CB Kyle Fuller

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    The Green Bay Packers have signed cornerback Kyle Fuller , who received the transition tag from the Chicago Bears , to an offer sheet, a source confirmed to ESPN. The Bears then would receive two first-round picks as compensation if he leaves. Or, if the offer is too rich for their taste, the Packers will bring on Fuller.
  • Manchester City 'readying bid for Monaco star Thomas Lemar'

    Manchester City 'readying bid for Monaco star Thomas Lemar'

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    It had been reported last week that Liverpool were close to agreeing a deal for the 22-year-old, but news of City's interest could change things drastically. These figures are significantly less than the likes of Riyad Mahrez, who City refused cough up £90 million on the January transfer deadline. Having run away in the Premier League title race this season, now sitting 16 points clear at the summit, many could argue their team does not need any improvement.
  • Badminton: Sindhu in Third Round of All England Open

    Badminton: Sindhu in Third Round of All England Open

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    A body smash took Jindapol to double figures but she couldn't go far as Sindhu grabbed a massive game point advantage with a deceptive return at 20-13. So I am just happy I could fight back and win. We got 2-3 service faults in crucial moments. we were down in the first game and it was same until the end.
  • NCAA Tournament 2018, Cal State Fullerton vs Purdue

    NCAA Tournament 2018, Cal State Fullerton vs Purdue

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    They both wear a size 22 shoe, and to get an idea of just how large that is, ESPN's Marty Smith put his size-11 foot right next to Haas' for comparison. Purdue was one of the nation's top teams all season long and it wasn't until the end of Big Ten play when the Boilermakers began to look tired and came back down to earth.