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Former England footballer Nicky Butt, 44, denies assaulting his wife of 11 years27m Updated Former England footballer Nicky Butt, 44, denies assaulting his wife of 11 years
The ex-midfielder, 44, is accused of assaulting his estranged wife Shelly and damaging her phone during a row at their £4.4m home in Hale, Greater Manchester earlier this year.
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Benjamin Mendy and Riyad Mahrez mock Raheem Sterling for not scoring four despite Atalanta hat-trick28m Updated Benjamin Mendy and Riyad Mahrez mock Raheem Sterling for not scoring four despite Atalanta hat-trick
The England winger was in superb form as City won 5-1 win, but Benjamin Mendy and Riyad Mahrez took the opportunity to tease Sterling, telling him he could have grabbed another goal.
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Brighton goalkeeper Mat Ryan praises Haringey players for walking off after Douglas Pajetat abuse28m Updated Brighton goalkeeper Mat Ryan praises Haringey players for walking off after Douglas Pajetat abuse
The players of both Haringey and Yeovil walked off the pitch on Saturday after it was claimed Pajetat had been spat at and that defender Coby Rowe was subject to racist abuse.
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London Paralympics gold medallist Marieke Vervoort dies through euthanasia aged 4031m Updated London Paralympics gold medallist Marieke Vervoort dies through euthanasia aged 40
Belgian wheelchair sprinter Marieke Vervoort suffered with constant pain and paralysis in her legs. She signed paperwork in 2008 that would allow a doctor to end her life in her home country.
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Football chiefs were warned about dangers of heading leather balls by medics in 196633m Updated Football chiefs were warned about dangers of heading leather balls by medics in 1966
Football authorities were 'warned about the dangers of frequently heading the ball by doctors in 1966'. New research showed that former players are three-and-a-half times more likely to die of dementia.
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Ben Youngs lavishes praise on Tom Curry ahead of All Blacks World Cup showdown39m Updated Ben Youngs lavishes praise on Tom Curry ahead of All Blacks World Cup showdown
NIK SIMON IN TOKYO: Ben Youngs believes the next few days could be the launchpad for Tom Curry to become 'one of the greatest back-rowers England have ever had'.
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F1: Fernando Alonso hits out at Lewis Hamilton for hypocrisy after urging fans to become vegan40m Updated F1: Fernando Alonso hits out at Lewis Hamilton for hypocrisy after urging fans to become vegan
The British driver, who could win his sixth world title in Mexico, is a vegan and urged others to adopt plant-based diets in an emotional Instagram message he posted and then deleted last week.
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At least 150 Red Star Belgrade fans defy UEFA ban to attend Champions League tie at Tottenham45m Updated At least 150 Red Star Belgrade fans defy UEFA ban to attend Champions League tie at Tottenham
There were at least 150 Red Star Belgrade fans at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Tuesday night despite their UEFA ban for racist behaviour earlier in the competition.
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Thiago Silva hails PSG team-mate Kylian Mbappe53m Updated Thiago Silva hails PSG team-mate Kylian Mbappe
The 20-year-old forward has been sidelined for parts of this season due to injuries but he followed up a goal and an assist at the weekend with a fantastic second-half display.
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Tyson Fury takes heavy blow from Braun Strowman ahead of WWE debut in Saudi Arabia54m Updated Tyson Fury takes heavy blow from Braun Strowman ahead of WWE debut in Saudi Arabia
Tyson Fury took a heavy blow to the ankle (right) in training from arch rival Braun Strowman (left) ahead of the pair's highly-anticipated grudge fight in Saudi Arabia at the end of the month.
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Champions League recap: Zidane still has plenty to sort out and Levy was right to chase Ndombele57m Updated Champions League recap: Zidane still has plenty to sort out and Levy was right to chase Ndombele
Another enthralling night of Champions League action. But what has got us talking the most? From Real Madrid's limp victory in Turkey to Tanguy Ndombele's masterclass. Here's what we learned.
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Divock Origi returns to Genk with Liverpool in Champions League1h 1m Updated Divock Origi returns to Genk with Liverpool in Champions League
On the eastern fringe of Belgium, near the Dutch border, lies arguably the most successful football academy in Europe. Forget Barcelona's La Masia or Ajax's famed youth set-up.
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Barcelona face NIGHTMARE run of fixtures thanks to re-arranged Real Madrid derby1h 2m Updated Barcelona face NIGHTMARE run of fixtures thanks to re-arranged Real Madrid derby
Barcelona will face a huge run of fixtures in the space of only three weeks after their El Classico derby with Real Madrid was re-arranged due to safety fears over the Catalan protests.
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1h 41m Lamar Jackson: Osi Umenyiora explains why Baltimore Ravens quarterback will not win Super Bowl
NFL This Week's Osi Umenyiora and Jason Bell debate whether 'lazy coaching' will result in Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson not winning the Super Bowl.
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1h 52m Kylian Mbappe scores hat-trick to surpass Messi record
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1h 52m NBA: Kawhi Leonard smashes dunk of the night on LA Clippers debut against LA Lakers
Los Angeles Clippers' Kawhi Leonard scores a spectacular slam-dunk during their 112-102 win over the Los Angeles Lakers on the opening night of the new NBA season.
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2h Belgian Paralympian Marieke Vervoort dies through euthanasia
Belgian Paralympian Marieke Vervoort has died aged 40 after ending her life through euthanasia.
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Serie A news: Genoa appoint Thiago Motta as boss after Italian side sacked Aurelio Andreazzoli2h Updated Serie A news: Genoa appoint Thiago Motta as boss after Italian side sacked Aurelio Andreazzoli
The club made Andreazzoli's departure official on Tuesday on the back of a difficult run of form that left them in 19th in Serie A , dismissing a manager who only arrived in June in favour of Motta.
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2h World Series 2019: Juan Soto shines as Washington Nationals lead Houston Astros 1-0
Juan Soto hits a massive home run as the Washington Nationals beat the Houston Astros 5-4 in the opening game of the World Series.
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Tottenham news: Mauricio Pochettino urges his players to maintain focus ahead of Liverpool test2h Updated Tottenham news: Mauricio Pochettino urges his players to maintain focus ahead of Liverpool test
SAMI MOKBEL AT THE TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR STADIUM: Pochettino ordered his players not to relent in the quest to rebuild their shattered confidence following thier 5-0 victory over Red Star.
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2h NBA fans protest China with pro-Hong Kong T-shirt giveaway in Los Angeles
While the NBA has been trying to manage its relationship with China over the past few weeks, fans back home have served notice they're not to be ignored politically either.
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El Clasico between Barcelona and Real Madrid to be held on December 182h Updated El Clasico between Barcelona and Real Madrid to be held on December 18
The mouth-watering fixture was supposed to be played on Saturday but was postponed by the Royal Spanish Football Federation last week. Barcelona will welcome their rivals in December.
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Prince Charles looks delighted to meet the Welsh rugby team3h Updated Prince Charles looks delighted to meet the Welsh rugby team
The Prince of Wales, 70, looked smart in a blue suit as he shook hands and posed with the team at their training ground in Chichibunomiya in Tokoyo.
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Dutch and Belgian top flight clubs in talks to form new super league3h Updated Dutch and Belgian top flight clubs in talks to form new super league
The Eredivisie and the Belgian Jupiler Pro League could join forces next season to form an 18-team 'super league' that would challenge the top five European divisions. 
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3h Updated Can the Washington Nationals shock the heavily favored Houston Astros in the World Series?
The 115th World Series pits a potential dynasty against, well, perhaps destiny -- and it will feature some of the best pitching the game of baseball has to offer.
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CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND-UP: Sheffield Wednesday beat Stoke to soar into third, while Swansea lose at home3h Updated CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND-UP: Sheffield Wednesday beat Stoke to soar into third, while Swansea lose at home
Sheffield Wednesday halted Stoke's mini-revival and climbed to third in the Sky Bet Championship with a 1-0 victory over the Potters on Tuesday.
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Manchester City 5-1 Atalanta: Raheem Sterling steals the show with breathtaking 11-MINUTE HAT-TRICK3h Updated Manchester City 5-1 Atalanta: Raheem Sterling steals the show with breathtaking 11-MINUTE HAT-TRICK
JACK GAUGHAN AT THE ETIHAD STADIUM: Raheem Sterling is just something else these days, isn't he? That is 47 goals for club and country since the start of last year. Forty-seven.
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Guardiola insists Phil Foden will face NO punishment for red card against Atalanta3h Updated Guardiola insists Phil Foden will face NO punishment for red card against Atalanta
JOE BERNSTEIN AT THE ETIHAD STADIUM: Pep Guardiola insisted Phil Foden will learn from the first red card of his career after the England youngster soured his evening against Atalanta.
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Specialist anti-mafia police heading to Celtic Park to monitor 300 Lazio ultras in Europa League tie3h Updated Specialist anti-mafia police heading to Celtic Park to monitor 300 Lazio ultras in Europa League tie
The squad of elite 'Special Operations' officers will monitor around 300 of Lazio ultras before, during and after the group match in Glasgow, according to The Sun.
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Kawhi Leonard leads Clippers to victory on debut as they edge LeBron James and the Lakers3h Updated Kawhi Leonard leads Clippers to victory on debut as they edge LeBron James and the Lakers
Kawhi Leonard (left) stepped out for his LA Clippers debut on Tuesday night, helping his new side see off local rivals LA Lakers on the opening night of the new NBA season.
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Liverpool and New Balance could learn verdict of bitter court battle by FRIDAY3h Updated Liverpool and New Balance could learn verdict of bitter court battle by FRIDAY
LAURA LAMBERT AT COMMERCIAL COURT: Mr Justice Teare said that 'novel points' had been raised by both parties in their closing submissions on Tuesday, which may delay his judgement.
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Borussia Dortmund in regular contact with Jose Mourinho as they try convince him to be manager3h Updated Borussia Dortmund in regular contact with Jose Mourinho as they try convince him to be manager
Jose Mourinho is being lined up by Borussia Dortmund to take over as their new manager, and the club are in 'regular contact' with him, according to reports in Germany.
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Pep Guardiola loses his cool with substitute John Stones with defender not ready to replace Rodri3h Updated Pep Guardiola loses his cool with substitute John Stones with defender not ready to replace Rodri
Much to Pep Guardiola's frustration, John Stones was not prepared at all to come on, and the City boss was visibly upset at the lack of urgency from the England international on the subs bench.
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Serie A: Genoa appoint Thiago Motta as boss after Italian side sacked Aurelio Andreazzoli4h Updated Serie A: Genoa appoint Thiago Motta as boss after Italian side sacked Aurelio Andreazzoli
The club made Andreazzoli's departure official on Tuesday on the back of a difficult run of form that left them in 19th in Serie A , dismissing a manager who only arrived in June in favour of Motta.
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4h Six Day London: Mark Cavendish wins 40-lap derny heat
Great Britain's Mark Cavendish wins his 40-lap derny heat on day one of the Six Day London event.
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4h Champions League: Mauricio Pochettino says Tottenham results important for confidence
Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino was pleased with the way his side played in their 5-0 win over Red Star Belgrade and labels the result "important" for their confidence.
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Sol Campbell confirmed as the new boss of struggling Southend United4h Updated Sol Campbell confirmed as the new boss of struggling Southend United
Southend United have confirmed the appointment of Sol Campbell on a three-year deal with Andy Cole and Hermann Hreidarsson forming his backroom team at Roots Hall.
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5h Wales v South Africa: Jenkins expects Davies and Parkes to be fit for semi-final
Wales expect centres Jonathan Davies and Hadleigh Parkes to be fit for Sunday's World Cup semi-final against South Africa.
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Dietmar Hamann claims Liverpool are lining up bid for Jadon Sancho5h Updated Dietmar Hamann claims Liverpool are lining up bid for Jadon Sancho
Jadon Sancho is of 'great interest' to Liverpool as they target a move for the Borussia Dortmund star, according to former player Dietmar Hamann.
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NBA 2019-20: Ten questions ahead of the new season6h Updated NBA 2019-20: Ten questions ahead of the new season
Basketball season returns on Tuesday night in what is bound to be the most exciting NBA season in recent memory. Sportsmail asks and answers the 10 key questions for the next eight months.
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6h World Series: Washington Nationals edge out Houston Astros in game one
The Washington Nationals win their debut World Series game, edging out the Houston Astros 5-4 in game one of the best-of-seven series in Houston.
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Families of ex-footballers living with dementia call for more help and support12h Updated Families of ex-footballers living with dementia call for more help and support
Families of former footballers living with dementia are uniting to demand immediate support and action after a major study reinforced links between the disease and heading the ball.
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Ross Moriarty admits he feared a red card after high tackle on Gael Fickou12h Updated Ross Moriarty admits he feared a red card after high tackle on Gael Fickou
Wales back-rower Ross Moriarty is relishing a chance to smash into the Springboks, but was worried it could be curtains for him after he hit France centre Gael Fickou high on Sunday.
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12h Updated Mark Parker: Nike boss to leave role after Oregon Project is closed down
Nike announce chief executive Mark Parker will step down from the role next year, just weeks after the company's Oregon Project was closed down.
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Boxing news: David Haye backs Dereck Chisora challenge for titles if he overcomes David Price13h Updated Boxing news: David Haye backs Dereck Chisora challenge for titles if he overcomes David Price
David Haye (left) believes Dereck Chisora (right) can go on to a world heavyweight title challenge if he wins his KO shoot-out with David Price on Saturday night.
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Aguero ends mini-drought with brace against Atalanta to remind Jesus who is boss at Man City13h Updated Aguero ends mini-drought with brace against Atalanta to remind Jesus who is boss at Man City
Even the best occasionally need a shove in the right direction and it was surely no coincidence that Aguero's return to form followed some positive headlines for his strike rival Jesus.
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QPR 2-2 Reading: Sam Baldock rescues point for visitors13h Updated QPR 2-2 Reading: Sam Baldock rescues point for visitors
ADAM SHERGOLD AT LOFTUS ROAD: Sam Baldock scored 15 minutes from time to rescue a point for the Royals as QPR only had themselves to blame for defensive complacency.
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Collapsing clubs have led to plans for Irish league merger13h Updated Collapsing clubs have led to plans for Irish league merger
IAN HERBERT FROM BELFAST: A few minor blemishes aside - rejecting George Best as 'too small', for example - Glentoran are testament to the power of football in the lands of the working class.
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Club Brugge 0-5 PSG: French champions on verge of qualification for last 1613h Updated Club Brugge 0-5 PSG: French champions on verge of qualification for last 16
Mauro Icardi scored in his fourth successive game for Paris Saint-Germain as the French champions all but sealed their place in the last 16 of the Champions League.
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14h Updated Sol Campbell: Southend United name ex-England defender as new manager
Ex-England defender Sol Campbell is named Southend manager and then watches his new side lose 7-1 from the stands.
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Preston 1-1 Leeds: Eddie Nketiah comes off the bench to keep visitors promotion push on track14h Updated Preston 1-1 Leeds: Eddie Nketiah comes off the bench to keep visitors promotion push on track
RICHARD GIBSON AT DEEPDALE: Nketiah, the Arsenal loanee frustrated by the lack of a Championship start during his temporary move, nodded in four minutes from time to grab a point.
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Galatasaray 0-1 Real Madrid: Toni Kroos scores only goal in unconvincing Champions League victory14h Updated Galatasaray 0-1 Real Madrid: Toni Kroos scores only goal in unconvincing Champions League victory
PETE JENSON IN ISTANBUL: Thibaut Courtois saved, Eden Hazard sprinted, Toni Kroos scored, and so Madrid took the folder marked 'crisis' and filed it away for another day.
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Tottenham 5-0 Red Star Belgrade: Son Heung-min and Harry Kane hit braces14h Updated Tottenham 5-0 Red Star Belgrade: Son Heung-min and Harry Kane hit braces
MATT BARLOW AT THE TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR STADIUM: Positives have been in short supply for Pochettino especially in the goal difference column since the visit of Bayern Munich..
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Eddie Jones claims England were SPIED ON in training ahead of Rugby World Cup semi-final14h Updated Eddie Jones claims England were SPIED ON in training ahead of Rugby World Cup semi-final
CHRIS FOY IN TOKYO: Jones (top right) claimed that someone was spying on England's training session from the apartment block (pictured above) overlooking Arcs Urayasu Park.
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14h West Bromwich Albion 2-2 Barnsley: Baggies come from 2-0 down to draw
The Championship's bottom club Barnsley go 2-0 up at The Hawthorns before leaders West Bromwich Albion hit back to draw.
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14h Updated Son and Kane run riot as Spurs storm to win
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14h Marieke Vervoort: Paralympian ends life through euthanasia at age of 40
Belgian Paralympian Marieke Vervoort ends her own life through euthanasia at the age of 40.
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14h Updated Manchester City 5-1 Atalanta: Raheem Sterling scores Champions League hat-trick
Raheem Sterling scores an 11-minute hat-trick as Manchester City come from behind to thrash Atalanta in the Champions League.
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Anthony Watson insists the All Blacks are beatable14h Updated Anthony Watson insists the All Blacks are beatable
NIK SIMON IN TOKYO: Anthony Watson knows how it feels to beat New Zealand and the wing is adamant he and his England team-mates don't accept any notion of All Black invincibility.
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15h Galatasaray 0-1 Real Madrid: Toni Kroos goal eases pressure on Zinedine Zidane
Real Madrid collect their first Champions League victory of the season at Galatasaray to ease the pressure on manager Zinedine Zidane.
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15h Tottenham 5-0 Red Star Belgrade: Harry Kane & Son Heung-min goals earn first Group B win
Harry Kane and Son Heung-min each score twice as Tottenham beat Red Star Belgrade 5-0 for their first win in Champions League Group B.
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Raheem Sterling says he needs to score 60 a year to merit Lionel Messi and Ronaldo comparisons15h Updated Raheem Sterling says he needs to score 60 a year to merit Lionel Messi and Ronaldo comparisons
The Manchester City forward has been included on the 30-man shortlist for the Ballon d'Or this season alongside Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi, who have each won the trophy five times.
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Eddie Jones starts the mind-games ahead of Rugby World Cup semi-final clash against All Blacks15h Updated Eddie Jones starts the mind-games ahead of Rugby World Cup semi-final clash against All Blacks
England head coach Eddie Jones has admitted he does not know who was filming his squad's training session from an apartment block overlooking their field in Chiba. Jones,
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Chelsea news: Fikayo Tomori insists more has to be done to stamp out racism in football15h Updated Chelsea news: Fikayo Tomori insists more has to be done to stamp out racism in football
Tomori was asked for his thoughts on the FA Cup tie between Haringey Borough and Yeovil, which was abandoned after players walked off the field following allegations of racist abuse.
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Tottenham vs Red Star Belgrade - Champions League 2019/20: Live score and updates15h Updated Tottenham vs Red Star Belgrade - Champions League 2019/20: Live score and updates
Mauricio Pochettino's men will be looking to register their first win of the European competition after being handed a humiliating loss by Bayern Munich. Follow all the action here.
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Manchester City vs Atalanta - Champions League 2019/20: Live score and updates15h Updated Manchester City vs Atalanta - Champions League 2019/20: Live score and updates
Pep Guardiola's men look to continue their winning form in the competition, having seen off a spirited Dinamo Zagreb 2-0 last time out after opening with a 3-0 win at Shakhtar Donetsk.
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Mo Salah returns to Liverpool training after missing Manchester United draw through injury15h Updated Mo Salah returns to Liverpool training after missing Manchester United draw through injury
Mo Salah is back in Liverpool training having missed the 1-1 draw against Manchester United with an ankle injury. He has travelled with his team-mates to play Genk in Belgium.
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15h Updated Astros deny exec yelled at women reporters
The Houston Astros' front office ought to be talking about World Series preparations after a thrilling weekend win. Instead, it's denying allegations that a team executive verbally accosted women journalists.
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16h Shayne Lavery scores outrageous backheel for Linfield
Shayne Lavery scores a sublime backheel goal en route to scoring a hat-trick as Linfield charge into a four-goal lead against Warrenpoint Town in the Irish Premiership.
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Frank Lampard hails impact of Hudson-Odoi and Pulisic ahead of Ajax clash16h Updated Frank Lampard hails impact of Hudson-Odoi and Pulisic ahead of Ajax clash
Frank Lampard admits that Callum Hudson-Odoi (bottom right) and Christian Pulisic (top right) are adding to his selection headache ahead of Chelsea's Champions League visit of Ajax.
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Steve Hansen braces All Blacks for England kicking contest if Rugby World Cup semi-final ends level16h Updated Steve Hansen braces All Blacks for England kicking contest if Rugby World Cup semi-final ends level
NIK SIMON IN TOKYO: New Zealand coach Steve Hansen says his side are ready for every eventuality - after the Kiwi cricketers lost to England in a super over in the World Cup final this summer.
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Atletico Madrid 1-0 Bayer Leverkusen: Morata to the rescue for misfiring hosts in Champions League17h Updated Atletico Madrid 1-0 Bayer Leverkusen: Morata to the rescue for misfiring hosts in Champions League
Alvaro Morata scored eight minutes after coming on as a second-half substitute to rescue toothless Atletico on Tuesday night. The striker headed home his 13th Champions League goal in the 78th minute.
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Shakhtar Donetsk 2-2 Dinamo Zagreb: Dodo rescues point for Ukranian champions17h Shakhtar Donetsk 2-2 Dinamo Zagreb: Dodo rescues point for Ukranian champions
Shakhtar Donetsk and Dinamo Zagreb both missed the opportunity to join Manchester City at the top of Champions League qualifying group C by playing out a 2-2 draw in Kharkiv 
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18h England v New Zealand: All Blacks prepare for semi-final kicking contest
All Blacks coach Steve Hansen is leaving nothing to chance in the World Cup semi-final against England, even the unlikely event of a kicking contest to decide the game.
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Marcos Rojo backs Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer following draw against Liverpool 18h Updated Marcos Rojo backs Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer following draw against Liverpool 
Argentinean defender Rojo has been frozen out at United in recent seasons, featuring just five times in the last campaign, but he made his first start of the season for Solskjaer against Liverpool.
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Joe Root turns to club coach and in attempt to rediscover batting form ahead of tour of New Zealand18h Updated Joe Root turns to club coach and in attempt to rediscover batting form ahead of tour of New Zealand
Joe Root has turned to a club coach and lifelong friend in his quest to rediscover his batting touch post-Ashes. The 28-year-old enjoyed a family holiday in Greece before putting his pads on again.
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Man United, Chelsea and Man City in 10 things we learned from the Premier League weekend18h Updated Man United, Chelsea and Man City in 10 things we learned from the Premier League weekend
Sportsmail's ADAM SHERGOLD takes a look at 10 things we learned from the season's ninth round of Premier League fixtures as Man United chucked away another lead.
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Steve Sidwell reveals moment he asked Roy Keane for pre-match autograph but was swiftly rebuffed18h Updated Steve Sidwell reveals moment he asked Roy Keane for pre-match autograph but was swiftly rebuffed
Steve Sidwell (left) received the cold shoulder from ex-Manchester United legend Roy Keane (right). Sidwell approached Keane for an autograph but was turned away by the midfielder.
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Olympiacos hooligans storm the pitch and attack Bayern Munich fans in youth game18h Updated Olympiacos hooligans storm the pitch and attack Bayern Munich fans in youth game
Four fans were injured as the game was halted in the 84th minute when the Olympiacos ultras launched flares and sticks from the stands onto the pitch.
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Former referee Keith Hackett slams Premier League use of VAR19h Updated Former referee Keith Hackett slams Premier League use of VAR
VAR has proven a considerable talking point so far in its debut season in the English top-flight, and not least over the last few days, during which a number of decisions have been under the spotlight.
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The Italian FA want to use LISTENING DEVICES to fight racist abuse in Serie A after monkey chants19h Updated The Italian FA want to use LISTENING DEVICES to fight racist abuse in Serie A after monkey chants
Italian Football Federation president Gabriele Gravina has detailed 'a passive radar device that uses directional microphones to determine the source of the noise' from offending supporters.
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Nicky Butt says Manchester United have a lot of young talent coming the academy but urges patience19h Updated Nicky Butt says Manchester United have a lot of young talent coming the academy but urges patience
Manchester United development chief Nicky Butt (right) has praised the club's young players coming through the academy but urged for fans to stay patient during the Red Devil's transition.
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19h Oscar De La Hoya: Former boxer faces sexual assault claims
Former world champion Oscar De La Hoya is accused of sexually assaulting a woman at his home in 2017.
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Arsenal still have the same problems that they had THIRTEEN YEARS ago!20h Updated Arsenal still have the same problems that they had THIRTEEN YEARS ago!
Once again, Arsenal surrendered to a disheartening defeat away from home on Monday night - this time to newly-promoted Sheffield United as they went down 1-0 in the Premier League.
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Liverpool confirm they will play in the FIFA Club World Cup despite fixture pile-up20h Updated Liverpool confirm they will play in the FIFA Club World Cup despite fixture pile-up
Jurgen Klopp's side, who are top of the Premier League after nine games, might end up playing in the Club World Cup final on December 21 in Qatar before facing Leicester City on Boxing Day.
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Chelsea ban three fans for racially abusing a fellow supporter20h Updated Chelsea ban three fans for racially abusing a fellow supporter
Three Chelsea supporters are potentially facing lifetime bans for racially abusing a fellow fan during their Europa League game at Slavia Prague in April. One fan said he was the target of racial slurs.
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Sergio Aguero drops out, while Marcus Rashford breaks into top 10 - Premier League POWER RANKINGS20h Updated Sergio Aguero drops out, while Marcus Rashford breaks into top 10 - Premier League POWER RANKINGS
Each week throughout the 2019-20 season, Sportsmail will bring you a Power Rankings table, listing the top 10 hottest players in the Premier League. So, who's in and who's out this week?
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20h Manchester United ban fan indefinitely for allegedly racially abusing Liverpool player
Manchester United issue an indefinite ban to a supporter who is alleged to have racially abused Liverpool's Trent Alexander-Arnold on Sunday.
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Real Madrid to sell Brahim Diaz less than a YEAR after signing him from Manchester City for £22m20h Updated Real Madrid to sell Brahim Diaz less than a YEAR after signing him from Manchester City for £22m
Real Madrid are making plans to move out the deadwood in their ranks and have informed fringe players that they are free to leave the club in pursuit of first-team football.
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Ruud van Nistelrooy says Lionel Messi is easily the No 1 player in the world20h Updated Ruud van Nistelrooy says Lionel Messi is easily the No 1 player in the world
Ruud van Nistelrooy believes 'nobody comes close' to Lionel Messi when talking about the world's best footballer. The Manchester United legend likened the Barcelona man to a 'Playstation player'.
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Chelsea vs Ajax - Champions League news: Pitch in good condition, says Erik ten Hag20h Updated Chelsea vs Ajax - Champions League news: Pitch in good condition, says Erik ten Hag
DANIEL MATTHEWS IN AMSTERDAM: Ajax manager Erik ten Hag has allayed fears over the Johan Cruyff Arena pitch after it was taken over for a music festival days before Chelsea arrive.
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20h Rugby greats preview New Zealand v England
Past Rugby World Cup winners Lawrence Dallaglio and Israel Dagg give their predictions ahead of the RWC semifinal clash between England and New Zealand.
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Brentford and Millwall charged after 14-man brawl during Championship clash20h Updated Brentford and Millwall charged after 14-man brawl during Championship clash
The game boiled over after Brentford pulled off a dramatic comeback from 2-0 down with seven minutes left, with Ollie Watkins scoring the winning goal in the fifth minute of stoppage time.
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England Women to play friendly against Czech Repubic next month21h Updated England Women to play friendly against Czech Repubic next month
England women will play against Czech Reublic in a friendly next month. The match in Ceske Budejovice will be three days follwoing the Lionesses sold-out match vs Germany at Wembley.
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Roberto Firmino responds after Roy Keane slammed Man United and Liverpool players for tunnel actions21h Updated Roberto Firmino responds after Roy Keane slammed Man United and Liverpool players for tunnel actions
Roberto Firmino has defended himself after Roy Keane criticised Liverpool and Manchester United players for 'hugging and kissing' in the tunnel before Sunday's game at Old Trafford.
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Paul Pogba has to stay at Manchester United despite not being Messi-style match winner - David Moyes21h Updated Paul Pogba has to stay at Manchester United despite not being Messi-style match winner - David Moyes
Real Madrid have been credited with a serious interest in the midfielder, with Zinedine Zidane a huge fan, and Juventus are also thought to be keen on bringing him back to Italy.
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Man Utd ban fan who racially abused Trent Alexander-Arnold for life 21h Man Utd ban fan who racially abused Trent Alexander-Arnold for life 
Manchester United have handed a season-ticket holder who they claim is the person that hurled racist abuse at Trent Alexander-Arnold during their draw with Liverpool an indefinite ban.
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Luka Jovic cost Real Madrid £53m in the summer but there already seems to be no faith in him21h Updated Luka Jovic cost Real Madrid £53m in the summer but there already seems to be no faith in him
PETE JENSON IN SPAIN: Real Madrid desperately need goals to rescue their Champions League campaign but Zinedine Zidane is unlikely to trust his out-of-sorts £53m striker Luka Jovic.
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Alisson, Ederson and Hugo Lloris are among best in the world - Manuel Neuer21h Updated Alisson, Ederson and Hugo Lloris are among best in the world - Manuel Neuer
Germany international Manuel Neuer has long been regarded as one of the top stoppers on the planet - and is viewed as having changed the position with his ability to sweep up using his feet.
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Tottenham struggling to sell out tickets for Champions League clash against Red Star Belgrade21h Updated Tottenham struggling to sell out tickets for Champions League clash against Red Star Belgrade
The Serbian side will only have 200 fans in the stadium on Tuesday night after UEFA banned them from selling tickets to most of their supporter as a punishment for racist chanting.
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21h Mexican GP preview: Mercedes play down chances as Hamilton seeks sixth title
Mercedes say they are expecting a difficult time at this weekend's Mexican Grand Prix as Lewis Hamilton seeks to tie up the drivers' title.
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River Plate will be protected by huge security team for second leg of Copa Libertadores clash 22h Updated River Plate will be protected by huge security team for second leg of Copa Libertadores clash 
Authorities are aiming to avoid a repeat of ugly scenes ahead of last year's final between the two sides - when the Boca bus was pelted with bottles and missiles last November.
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Thiago Motta set to become Genoa manager as Italian side sack Aurelio Andreazzoli22h Updated Thiago Motta set to become Genoa manager as Italian side sack Aurelio Andreazzoli
The Italian club made his departure official on Tuesday on the back of a difficult run of form that left them in 19th in Serie A, dismissing a manager who only arrived in June in favour of Thiago Motta.
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Great Britain Rugby League Lions squad evacuated from Auckland base after fire at nearby building22h Updated Great Britain Rugby League Lions squad evacuated from Auckland base after fire at nearby building
The Great Britain Rugby League Lions squad (top left) have been evacuated from their Auckland base after a fire at the neighbouring SkyCity Convention Centre (background)..
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Boyhood Manchester United fan and Genk striker Samatta is relishing the chance to play Liverpool22h Updated Boyhood Manchester United fan and Genk striker Samatta is relishing the chance to play Liverpool
Ally Mbwana Samatta grew up as a Manchester United fan, despite being born and raised in Tanzania. The 26-year-old prepares to go toe-to-toe with United's rivals, Liverpool, on Wednesday.
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Ajax goalkeeper Andre Onana turned down the chance to join Barcelona in the summer22h Updated Ajax goalkeeper Andre Onana turned down the chance to join Barcelona in the summer
Ajax goalkeeper Andre Onana came through the famed academy at the Spanish club, while there was also interest in the 23-year-old from French champions Paris Saint-Germain.
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23h England women to face Czech Republic in international friendly in November
England women will face the Czech Republic in their last international friendly of 2019, three days after playing Germany at Wembley.
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23h Three Chelsea fans face lifetime bans for racially abusing a fellow supporter
Three Chelsea fans could face lifetime bans for racially abusing a fellow supporter at a Europa League game in April.
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Vasyl Lomachenko backs Oleksandr Usyk to beat Deontay Wilder should they fight in future 23h Updated Vasyl Lomachenko backs Oleksandr Usyk to beat Deontay Wilder should they fight in future 
Vasyl Lomachenko has boldly predicted that Oleksandr Usyk (left) would 'school' heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (right) if they go head-to-head in the future.
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Wales coach Robin McBryde to stay at the Rugby World Cup despite the recent death of his mother24h Updated Wales coach Robin McBryde to stay at the Rugby World Cup despite the recent death of his mother
McBryde was informed of the tragic news prior to Wales' quarter-final clash with France, the Welsh Rugby Union has confirmed. McBryde has praised the Welsh camp for their support.
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24h Controversial photo costs referee Rugby World Cup place
An errant elbow has cost one person a place in the Rugby World Cup semifinal.
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Fastest red card in Turkish football history: Goalkeeper Serkan Kirintili sent off after 13 seconds24h Updated Fastest red card in Turkish football history: Goalkeeper Serkan Kirintili sent off after 13 seconds
Konyaspor goalkeeper Serkan Kirintili received the fastest ever red card in Turkish football after he was dismissed with just 13 seconds gone in a bizarre incident on Monday night.
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Manchester United teen Max Taylor makes emotional return against Swansea U23s after beating cancer 24h Updated Manchester United teen Max Taylor makes emotional return against Swansea U23s after beating cancer 
The 19-year-old was diagnosed with the disease in February, immediately undergoing chemotherapy and responding well to treatment before returning to training in September.
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Zlatan Ibrahimovic jokes about speaking to Carlo Ancelotti over Napoli move25h Updated Zlatan Ibrahimovic jokes about speaking to Carlo Ancelotti over Napoli move
Zlatan Ibrahimovic's contract with LA Galaxy expires in December and there have been suggestions that he could return to Italy, with Carlo Ancelotti joking about it on Saturday evening.
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25h T20 World Cup Qualifier: Scotland suffer embarrassing 24-run loss to Namibia
Scotland's T20 World Cup Qualifier campaign suffers another setback with an embarrassing 24-run loss to Namibia.
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Cristiano Ronaldo insists he is not planning to retire from football any time soon25h Updated Cristiano Ronaldo insists he is not planning to retire from football any time soon
The 34-year-old recently spoke about what he might do after his playing career ended, but he has now made it clear that he does not plan to retire soon. He is convinced his displays show his worth.
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25h All Blacks accused of spying on England ahead of Rugby World Cup clash
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25h FA Cup: Watch Chichester players reaction following bye into second round
Watch how non-league Chichester City - the lowest ranked club in the FA Cup - reacted after they received a bye to the second round following Bury's removal from the competition.
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25h Odell Beckham Jr: Cleveland Browns receiver fined because pants did not cover knees
Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr is fined £10,000 after it was ruled his "pants failed to cover the knee area" during a game.
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26h NBA rookie Zion Williamson to miss 6 to 8 weeks with knee injury
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Tottenham must overhaul their squad and consider replacing Pochettino, says Carragher26h Updated Tottenham must overhaul their squad and consider replacing Pochettino, says Carragher
Carragher has warned that Tottenham must 'start again' after suffering an alarming slump at the start of this season. He also admitted the club may need to change Pochettino..
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Football news: Cristiano Ronaldo insists he is not planning to retire any time soon26h Updated Football news: Cristiano Ronaldo insists he is not planning to retire any time soon
The 34-year-old recently spoke about what he might do after his playing career ended, but he has now made it clear that he does not plan to retire soon. He is convinced his displays show his worth.
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27h Anthony Crolla to fight Frank Urquiaga in Manchester before retiring
Britain's Anthony Crolla will fight Frank Urquiaga for the WBA Continental Lightweight title on 2 November - his final bout before retiring.
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27h England coach Eddie Jones says pressure is on New Zealand in World Cup semi-final
Eddie Jones claims England's training session was spied on and says all the pressure is on semi-final opponents New Zealand.
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Rugby World Cup 2019: Owen Lane confirmed as Wales replacement for injured Josh Navidi28h Updated Rugby World Cup 2019: Owen Lane confirmed as Wales replacement for injured Josh Navidi
Cardiff Blues wing Owen Lane has been called into Wales's World Cup squad as replacement for injured back-row forward Josh Navidi. Navidi will miss the rest of the tournament due to a hamstring injury.
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Rugby World Cup: France lock Sebastien Vahaamahina retires from international rugby after red card28h Updated Rugby World Cup: France lock Sebastien Vahaamahina retires from international rugby after red card
The 28-year-old was dismissed after launching his elbow into Aaron Wainwright's face during a maul, and Wales soon rallied to clinch a tight 20-19 victory in Oita.
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Mesut Ozil left out of Arsenal squad for Sheffield United clash28h Updated Mesut Ozil left out of Arsenal squad for Sheffield United clash
Mesut Ozil has been left out of Arsenal's squad for their clash with Sheffield United on Monday night. The midfielder has now been absent from the Gunners' last four matchday squads.
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28h Fight Talk: Tyson Fury to duet with Robbie Williams, Conor McGregor bites back at Dana White
Tyson Fury set to duet on a Christmas single with Robbie Williams, Conor McGregor bites back at Dana White and more in this week's Fight Talk.
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Jadon Sancho, Matteo Guendouzi and Moise Kean named among 10 best Under-21 players in world football28h Updated Jadon Sancho, Matteo Guendouzi and Moise Kean named among 10 best Under-21 players in world football
England winger Jadon Sancho was one of 10 young players nominated for the prestigious Kopa Trophy along with Arsenal midfielder Matteo Guendouzi and Everton striker Moise Kean.
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Undefeated Josh Taylor and Regis Prograis set for professional boxing first if clash ends in a draw28h Updated Undefeated Josh Taylor and Regis Prograis set for professional boxing first if clash ends in a draw
For the first time in the history of professional boxing there will be a winner of a drawn fight if Josh Taylor and Regis Prograis are level on the judges' cards on Saturday night.
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29h Rugby World Cup semi-final: New Zealand confident Kieran Read will be fit to face England
Steve Hansen says he is "100% confident" captain All Blacks Kieran Read will be fit for the World Cup semi-final against England.
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29h Great Britain Rugby League Lions 2019: Auckland fire forces squad to evacuate base
The Great Britain Rugby League Lions squad leave Auckland early after a nearby fire leads to the evacuation of their base.
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Patrice Evra opens up on racism row with Luis Suarez as Jamie Carragher apologises29h Updated Patrice Evra opens up on racism row with Luis Suarez as Jamie Carragher apologises
Patrice Evra admits feeling 'sad' for Luis Suarez in the wake of their racism row as Jamie Carragher apologised for the t-shirts Liverpool wore in support of the striker.
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Eddie Jones claims England were SPIED ON in training ahead of World Cup semi-final29h Updated Eddie Jones claims England were SPIED ON in training ahead of World Cup semi-final
CHRIS FOY IN TOKYO: Eddie Jones has claimed that England were being spied on during their training session ahead of Saturday's World Cup semi-final against New Zealand in Yokohama.
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30h Jaco Peyper: World Rugby omits fan-picture referee from semi-finals
Jaco Peyper will not officiate a World Cup semi-final after mocking red-carded France lock Sebastien Vahaamahina in a picture with Wales fans.
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