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ISL | ATK Mohun Bagan dents HFC’s chances

Draw leaves the Hyderabad team with a must-win last game Hyderabad FC (HFC), which lost a man early, showed great character and application to draw with table-topper ATK Mohun Bagan (ATKMB) 2-2 in a 19th round ISL match at the Tilak Maidan Stadium in Vasco on Monday. In what turned out to be a see-saw […]

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City hammers Liverpool

Manchester City dismantled Liverpool, aided by Alisson Becker’s uncharacteristic goalkeeping blunders, to win 4-1 on Sunday and inflict the Premier League champions’ third successive loss at the former fortress of Anfield. A first victory for City at Liverpool since 2003 — sparked by Ilkay Gundogan’s double — nudges Pep Guardiola’s side closer to regaining the […]

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Fletcher joins Manchester Utd's first-team coaching staff

The 36-year-old will now step in to help with Solskjaer’s side on a full-time basis. Former Manchester United midfielder Darren Fletcher has been promoted to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s first-team coaching staff. Fletcher returned to Old Trafford last October to take up a coaching role with United’s under-16 squad. The 36-year-old will now step in to […]

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No title talk at Man United: Rashford

Manchester United would be “stupid” to look at the table and consider itself a title contender with more than half the season still to play, Marcus Rashford said. “We can’t look too far ahead,” he told Amazon Prime. “We’re a team that’s still doing a lot of work on ourselves and to be looking at […]

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Under-fire Zidane refuses to give up

Reports link Pochettino and Raul as his likely replacements Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane takes his side to Sevilla this weekend after insisting he has no intention of resigning despite a disastrous recent run. Madrid has won just once in LaLiga since October and crashed to a 2-0 defeat at Shakhtar Donetsk in the Champions […]

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Clash of heads raises serious concerns

Skull fracture for Jimenez; decision to allow Luiz to play on strange The sound of the thud from a clash of heads just added to concern. The game was only five minutes old at the Emirates Stadium when Wolverhampton forward Raul Jimenez and Arsenal defender David Luiz collided while jumping for the ball. The emptiness […]

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Ball loses foot

Through a turbulent life and career, Diego Maradona never failed his partner in a hypnotic tango Growing up in a Buenos Aires slum, the precocious chico, Diego Maradona, befriended his most loyal friend very early — a football, or whatever he could fashion into one. An orange, a crumpled newspaper or anything spherical that accompanied […]

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Tammy Abraham helps Chelsea go top with win at Newcastle

Chelsea's third successive league win lifted them level on 18 points with Leicester City but are top thanks to a better goal difference. Chelsea became the seventh club to top the Premier League standings this season after a 2-0 victory at Newcastle United on Saturday courtesy of an own goal by Federico Fernandez and Tammy […]