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Published: Sun, 17 Dec 2017 10:23:10 +0000

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Stade Marcel Michelin should hold no fears for Saracens

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 10:28:40 +0000

Jamie George insists Saracens hold no fear of the Stade Marcel Michelin as they look to end a run of six defeats against Clermont.(image)


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Ashes day four things you missed

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 10:25:13 +0000

With Australia seemingly powering to Ashes victory in Perth, you'd be well within your rights to switch off the television and submerge yourself in the duvet. Here you can catch up on things you missed.(image)


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Australia close in on Ashes victory against England

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 10:04:33 +0000

PAUL NEWMAN AT THE WACA: England are seemingly on the brink of losing the Ashes to Australia after their top order collapsed in the face of a 259-run deficit. (image)


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Rafael Dos Anjos calls for welterweight title shot

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 09:48:33 +0000

The former UFC lightweight champion, Dos Anjos, praised Lawler’s toughness post-fight and insisted that the dominant victory would be enough to secure his title shot against Woodley.(image)


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Russia World Cup will be a joke insists Olympic chief

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 08:17:39 +0000

EXCLUSIVE BY NICK HARRIS AND ROB DRAPER: Russia’s hosting of the 2018 World Cup and FIFA’s uncritical stance on the nation’s state doping scam have come under fresh fire.(image)


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Billy Joe Saunders retains WBO middleweight title

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 07:24:22 +0000

DECLAN TAYLOR IN MONTREAL: Billy Joe Saunders retained his WBO middleweight title with one of the finest overseas performances by a British boxer in living memory.(image)


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Chris Froome quick to lecture after failed drugs test

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 02:04:51 +0000

OLIVER HOLT: Soon after the news first broke that he had failed a drugs test, Chris Froome spoke to the BBC. ‘This is not a positive test,’ he declared. His lectures in the aftermath have been embarrassing.(image)


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Will Jose Mourinho's plots damage England?

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 01:58:34 +0000

When Spain dominated international football, an outsider came along and threatened to blow the whole thing apart. His name was Jose Mourinho.(image)


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Alan Green apologises on air for Rebekah Vardy joke

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 01:55:56 +0000

Alan Green issued an on-air apology amid accusations of sexism after a joke he made about Jamie Vardy's wife, Rebekah, during Leicester's Premier League match with Crystal Palace.(image)


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Manchester City 4-1 Tottenham: Kevin De Bruyne masterclass

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 01:52:37 +0000

ROB DRAPER AT THE ETIHAD STADIUM: Now they have all tried and now they have all failed, those other five heavyweights of the Premier League who purport to chase the title.(image)


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PSG players deal with Ninja Turtles pitch invaders

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 01:49:59 +0000

Cowabunga! A pair of PSG fans dressed as Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles staged a pitch invasion to join forces with Kylian Mbappe - who team-mates jokingly insists is a look-a-like of the superheroes. (image)


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Man City boss Pep Guardiola hits out at Dele Alli tackle

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 01:48:27 +0000

Pep Guardiola called a wild tackle by Tottenham’s Dele Alli ‘dangerous’ as Manchester City made it 16 wins in a row with a 4-1 win over Spurs.(image)


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Raheem Sterling attacked and called a 'n*****'

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 01:39:52 +0000

Manchester City and England winger Raheem Sterling was allegedly attacked and racially abused before the club's 4-1 victory over Tottenham on Saturday.(image)


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Konta backs Williams to defend title at Australian Open

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 01:38:15 +0000

Konta was one of the last players to face Williams before her sabbatical to have her first child – and it serves as a reminder that the great American cannot be written off for next month’s Australian Open.(image)


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Stoke 0-3 West Ham: Marko Arnautovic scores on his return

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 01:28:55 +0000

LAURIE WHITWELL AT THE BET365 STADIUM: An afternoon that began with questions asked about an electrician ended with deeper scrutiny on Stoke’s main sparky.(image)


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Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp nearly didn't sign Mo Salah

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 01:28:24 +0000

Jurgen Klopp has admitted being put under pressure to sign Mohamed Salah by his scouting department after he initially feared the winger might be too skinny to succeed.(image)


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Chelsea 1-0 Southampton: Alonso scores 4th goal this term

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:59:38 +0000

SAMI MOKBEL AT STAMFORD BRIDGE: Antonio Conte will wonder why this was all so tense. It really shouldn't have been. Marcos Alonso's free-kick was enough in the end here.(image)


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Conor McGregor Christmas shopping in New York City

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:55:21 +0000

Most of us leave our Christmas shopping until the last minute, dashing out amid a frenzy of fellow latecomers to pick out a selection of gifts. When you're Conor McGregor, things are a little different.(image)


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West Ham have the option to recall Reece Oxford

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:54:58 +0000

West Ham will be free to bring Reece Oxford back from Borussia Monchengladbach in January because the teenager has not played enough in Germany.(image)


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Manchester City mock United with 'park the bus' chant

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:51:17 +0000

Manchester City stars made a direct jibe at their fierce rivals United in the aftermath of their victory over Tottenham Hotspur at the Etihad, chanting about Jose Mourinho's side 'parking the bus.'(image)


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Serie A round-up: Napoli top the table with Torino win

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:43:36 +0000

Napoli took full advantage of Inter Milan's first defeat of the Serie A season to take over at the top. Udinese called time on Inter's 16-match unbeaten run with an unexpected win at the San Siro.(image)


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Brighton prepare £18m bid for Celtic's Moussa Dembele

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:42:35 +0000

FRASER MACKIE: Brighton will force themselves to the front of the queue in the race for Moussa Dembele this week with the promise of regular English top-flight football.(image)


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Anderson beats qualifier Smith at World Darts Championship

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:39:15 +0000

Gary Anderson eased into the second round of the William Hill World Darts Championship after beating qualifier Jeff Smith 3-0 at Alexandra Palace.(image)


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Cardiff 1-0 Hull City: Bluebirds keep pressure on Wolves

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:33:55 +0000

Cardiff kept the pressure on Championship leaders Wolves with a 1-0 victory over Hull.(image)


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Adam Peaty wins 100m breaststroke gold European champs

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:32:54 +0000

Adam Peaty claimed his first major short-course title with gold in the 100 metres breaststroke at the European Championships in Copenhagen.(image)


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Brendan Rodgers: Mentality as crucial as talent

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:24:19 +0000

When first assessing the merits of a prospective signing target, Brendan Rodgers is much like anyone else. His eye is attracted to the skill, speed and strength of a footballer.(image)


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Noel Gallagher happy songs sparked Man City/United brawl

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:23:26 +0000

Lifelong Manchester City fan and Oasis' Noel Gallagher is delighted that his song 'Don't Look Back in Anger' sparked the Manchester derby brawl.(image)


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Zinedine Zidane challenges his side to win more trophies

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:23:00 +0000

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane challenged his side to achieve even more this season after retaining their FIFA Club World Cup title with a 1-0 win over Brazilian side Gremio.(image)


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Stuttgart 0-1 Bayern Munich: Muller scores late winner

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:22:32 +0000

Sven Ulreich saved Chadrac Akolo's 95th-minute penalty as Bayern Munich ground out a hard-fought 1-0 win at Stuttgart in the Bundesliga on Saturday. Thomas Muller scored the only goal.(image)


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Leinster 22-17 Exeter: Chiefs battle to reach last eight

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:19:18 +0000

Leinster were given a helping hand by French referee Pascal Gauzere as they came from behind to overcome Exeter and move a step closer to the European Champions Cup quarter-finals.(image)


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Jermain Defoe's bond with Bradley Lowery touched nation

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:18:35 +0000

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW BY OLIVER HOLT: When the shortlist for the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award was announced, many were outraged that Jermain Defoe was not on it. (image)


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Steve Smith double ton has England staring at Ashes defeat

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:18:30 +0000

PAUL NEWMAN AT THE WACA: This was brutal. This was torture. It was almost cruel. This was the day, surely, any hopes England possibly had of retaining the Ashes disappeared.(image)


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Leicester boosted by return of Tuilagi, admits Ford

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:16:34 +0000

Leicester No 10 George Ford believes the return of ‘world class’ Manu Tuilagi can reverse the club’s European fortunes.(image)


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Arsenal's Jack Wilshere shows signs he is back to his best

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:16:22 +0000

RIATH AL-SAMARRAI AT THE EMIRATES: Around 40 minutes in, there was that same sorry sight, seen so often in these parts. Jack Wilshere was on his back, clutching some part of his left leg.(image)


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Bath target Ospreys and Wales lock Alun-Wyn Jones

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:13:22 +0000

Bath have launched a bid to sign Wales captain Alun-Wyn Jones at the end of the season. The Lions lock, 32, will be a free agent when his National Dual Contract expires in the summer.(image)


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Wasps fly-half Cipriani dismisses his party-boy reputation

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:12:29 +0000

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW BY NIK SIMON: The playboy image is shattered the moment Cipriani opens his front door. There are no signs of a party boy prince.(image)


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Arsenal 1-0 Newcastle: Mesut Ozil scores first-half volley

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:08:15 +0000

OLIVER HOLT AT THE EMIRATES: The beauty of a wonderful goal from Mesut Ozil gave way to the terror of mediocrity and more dropped points in North London on Saturday afternoon.(image)


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League Two round-up: Luton extend lead at top of table

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:02:35 +0000

Luton Town extended their lead at the top of League Two with a 2-0 win against struggling Forest Green while Notts County slipped up at Grimsby.(image)


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Bradley Lowery to be posthumously honoured at BBC SPOTY

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:00:42 +0000

The parents of the Sunderland fan, who died in July aged six, will be presented with the award on stage at Sunday night's ceremony in Liverpool. Lowery suffered from neuroblastoma.(image)


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Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino slams his 'poor' team

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 23:59:04 +0000

JOE BERNSTEIN AT THE ETIHAD STADIUM: Deflated Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino says his 'poor' team deserved the 4-1 defeat at Premier League leaders Manchester City.(image)


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Graham Poll claims Dele Alli should have been sent off

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 23:57:41 +0000

Former Premier League referee Graham Poll believes Dele Alli should have been sent off for a wild lunge on Kevin De Bruyne during Tottenham's defeat to Manchester City.(image)


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Manchester City 4-1 Tottenham: SIX THINGS YOU MISSED

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 23:57:09 +0000

Manchester City comfortably beat Tottenham 4-1 at the Etihad on Saturday. Here, Sportsmail brings you a round-up of all the things you may have missed.(image)


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Juventus ready £4.5m deal for Liverpool star Emre Can

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 23:50:53 +0000

Can's contract will expire next summer, and with negotiations over a new deal having stalled last month, he is free to negotiate a deal to move abroad at the conclusion of his time in Merseyside.(image)


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Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola hails Kevin De Bruyne

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 23:50:20 +0000

Kevin De Bruyne scored the goal of the game, won a penalty — which was missed — and tormented a sorry Spurs who had no answers as Manchester City made it 16 Premier League wins in a row.(image)


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Wigan beat Wimbledon as Paul Hurst's Shrewsbury stay close

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 23:49:54 +0000

LEAGUE ONE ROUND-UP: Wigan consolidated their place at the top of Sky Bet League One with a 4-0 win at struggling AFC Wimbledon, who finished with 10 men.(image)


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Leicester 0-3 Crystal Palace:

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 23:47:03 +0000

MIKE KEEGAN AT THE KING POWER STADIUM: When Christian Benteke hit the back of the net in a pre-match shooting drill, the cheers from the Palace fans were ironic. (image)


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Brighton 0-0 Burnley: Goalless stalemate at the Amex

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 23:44:53 +0000

KIERAN GILL AT THE AMEX: A missed penalty, the post hit and a header cleared off the line – it simply will not go in for Chris Hughton’s Brighton & Hove Albion as they drew against Burnley.(image)


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Dele Alli continues to struggle in his search for form

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 23:38:37 +0000

JOE BERNSTEIN AT THE ETIHAD STADIUM: His poor form is symptomatic of a Tottenham team lacking form and goals. A third consecutive Premier League title challenge is not happening.(image)


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Everton move closer to a possible bid for Adama Soumaoro

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 23:22:45 +0000

The 25-year-old is valued at over £20million by the struggling French side and his sale will help alleviate their financial troubles. Soumaoro missed the start of the season with tendinitis.(image)


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Manchester City scout Augsburg left-back Philipp Max

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 23:22:33 +0000

Manchester City scouts watched Augsburg left-back Philipp Max on Saturday. The 24-year-old has been the form player in the Bundesliga and has already broken the club record for the most assists.(image)


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Virgil van Dijk could leave Saints - Mauricio Pellegrino

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 23:17:55 +0000

SAMI MOKBEL AT STAMFORD BRIDGE: Southampton manager Mauricio Pellegrino axed Virgil van Dijk on Saturday — then opened the door for the Dutchman to leave next month.(image)


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Watford 1-4 Huddersfield: Visitors end abysmal away record

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 23:14:26 +0000

OLIVER TODD AT VICARAGE ROAD: Huddersfield brought their Premier League away day woes to a thrilling end today as David Wagner's side blew Watford away at Vicarage Road.(image)


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Sunderland 1-0 Fulham: Maja strike avoids record

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 23:13:45 +0000

CRAIG HOPE AT THE STADIUM OF LIGHT: One day shy of a full year without victory at the Stadium of Light, it took a teenage debutant to break Sunderland's unwanted British record.(image)


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Ashes: 346-1 a score to shame ECB as England's fell apart

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 23:09:36 +0000

If England’s wheels came off on the third day at the WACA, then it’s tempting to argue that they were never on in the first place.(image)


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Australia's Steve Smith bowled over by fiancee's support

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 23:05:08 +0000

Who said romance is dead? Such is Steve Smith’s Boycottesque devotion to batting that he gets fiancee Dani Willis to help him with extra practice.(image)


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ASHES DIGEST on a bad day in third Test at Perth's WACA

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 23:01:34 +0000

Read Sportsmail's Ashes Digest on day three from the third Test at the WACA in Perth on a dismal showing for England(image)


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Anya Shrubsole draws on comparisons with Andrew Flintoff

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 22:56:29 +0000

Happily, this is not another tale of high jinks from England's touring party Down Under, but the scene that followed the England women's side winning the World Cup this summer.(image)


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Who are the 12 shortlisted athletes for the SPOTY awards?

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 22:52:45 +0000

From boxing sensation Anthony Joshua all the way through to European Speed Skating champion Elise Christie, the SPOTY Awards have scoured the nation for Britain's best and brightest.(image)


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Peter Wright's warpaint gives him strength and confidence

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 22:47:05 +0000

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW BY KIERAN GILL: Peter Wright switches on daytime TV inside his hotel room, sits at the desk and surveys the suitcase full of cosmetics scattered in front of him.(image)


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Relegation peril complicating Newcastle takeover talks 

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 22:35:14 +0000

With no deal in prospect between Mike Ashley and Amanda Staveley before the New Year, manager Rafa Benitez will be forced to rely on Ashley’s generosity in the January transfer window.(image)


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Arsenal interest could see Jonny Evans earn a pay rise

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 22:34:39 +0000

West Bromwich Albion are making a renewed bid to secure Jonny Evans on a new contract ahead of expected bids in the January window.(image)


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Former world cycling chief knew about Froome's failed test

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 22:32:21 +0000

Cookson was at pains to stress in a BBC documentary that he believed Team Sky and Bradley Wiggins should have their reputations 'reinstated' after a UK Anti-Doping investigation.(image)


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Stoke manager Mark Hughes understands fans' frustration

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 22:31:05 +0000

Mark Hughes admitted some Stoke fans' unrest at their latest defeat was 'understandable' as the pressure mounted on him following a 3-0 loss to West Ham. The heat has been cranked up on him.(image)


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Bristol City 2-1 Nottingham Forest: Early goals prove key

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 21:55:42 +0000

Bristol City maintained their place at the top end of the Championship with a tight victory over Nottingham Forest. Two first-half goals were enough to hold off a comeback by the visitors.(image)


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Bath 26-21 Toulon: Anthony Watson scores first-half brace

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 21:11:59 +0000

RORY KEANE AT THE REC: Bath seized control of Pool 5 with a hard-fought victory over French giants Toulon thanks to a stunning first-half brace from Anthony Watson.(image)


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Rennes 1-4 PSG: Neymar, Mbappe and Cavani all score

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 20:33:54 +0000

The world's two most expensive footballers both scored as Paris Saint-Germain restored their nine-point lead at the top of Ligue 1 with a 4-1 win at Rennes on Saturday.(image)


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Pipe's Starchitect suffers fatal injury at Cheltenham

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 20:25:52 +0000

Tragedy marred Cheltenham's final meeting of the year when David Pipe-trained Starchitect suffered a fatal injury when seemingly bound for victory in the Caspian Caviar Gold Cup.(image)


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Real Madrid 1-0 Gremio: SIX THINGS YOU MISSED 

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 20:21:35 +0000

Real Madrid eased to their third Club World Cup victory with a slender 1-0 victory against Gremio in the final.(image)


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Rangers 1-3 St Johnstone: Tommy Wright's side beat Rangers

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 19:59:07 +0000

Rangers' rejuvenation under caretaker boss Graeme Murty came to an abrupt halt with a 3-1 defeat by St Johnstone at Ibrox. They went into the game on the back of four successive league wins.(image)


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Manchester City 4-1 Tottenham PLAYER RATINGS

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 19:58:30 +0000

CHRIS WHEELER AT THE ETIHAD STADIUM: Leaders Manchester City powered to their 16th successive win in the Premier League with a 4-1 thrashing of Tottenham on Saturday.(image)


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Real Madrid 1-0 Gremio: Cristiano Ronaldo nets free-kick

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 19:55:53 +0000

PETE JENSON: When he won his fifth Ballon d’Or, he said he was the best in history. Some of his critics laughed, but for trophies won and important goals scored Ronaldo continues to make his case.(image)


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Derby 2-0 Aston Villa: Hosts see off promotion rivals

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 18:25:14 +0000

JANINE SELF AT PRIDE PARK: There are give-away goals and then there is the gift-wrapped, ribbon and bow present delivered to Derby striker Andreas Weimann on Saturday.(image)


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CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND-UP: Millwall down Middlesbrough

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 17:54:02 +0000

Inconsistent Middlesbrough were beaten 2-1 at Millwall to raise more questions about the performances of Garry Monk's side. Leeds also saw off Norwich 1-0 at Elland Road.(image)


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Sean Dyche can't prevent the occasional Burnley off-day

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 17:48:23 +0000

DANIEL MATTHEWS AT THE AMEX STADIUM: Burnley will have plenty more days like this. For all the wonders Sean Dyche has worked at Turf Moor, he will not be able to stop the occasional off-day.(image)


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Willian can have an impact at Chelsea, Conte must use him

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 17:36:05 +0000

ADAM CRAFTON AT STAMFORD BRIDGE: Willian would appear to be a manager's dream. He is technically sharp and fiercely diligent, the real-life incarnation of the Duracell bunny.(image)


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Leicester 0-3 Crystal Palace: SIX THINGS YOU MISSED

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 17:14:30 +0000

Crystal Palace stunned Leicester to a 3-0 victory at the King Power Stadium. Here, Sportsmail brings you a round-up of all the things you may have missed from the King Power stadium.(image)


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Crystal Palace boss Roy Hodgson backs Christian Benteke

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 16:39:38 +0000

Crystal Palace boss Roy Hodgson believes Christian Benteke gave the perfect response to last weekend's penalty blunder in Saturday's Premier League victory at Leicester.(image)


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Frank Lampard returns to old stomping ground for kickabout

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:10:04 +0000

As temperatures dipped in and around the zero mark on a bitter Friday afternoon, Frank Lampard donned some shorts and a pair of football boots at his old stomping ground in East London.(image)


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Former British road race champion Sharon Laws dies aged 43

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:06:11 +0000

Former Great Britain cyclist Sharon Laws has died aged 43 following a battle with cancer. Laws was a professional racer for almost a decade, helping Nicole Cooke to Olympic gold in 2008.(image)


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Chelsea make move for PSV technical director Marcel Brands

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 12:38:33 +0000

Michael Emenalo quit his role as sporting director at Stamford Bridge back in November, citing family reasons for his sudden resignation before he joined Ligue 1 outfit Monaco.(image)


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Slaven Bilic 'I'm not a broken man. I'm ready to go again'

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 01:25:51 +0000

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW BY JOE BERNSTEIN: Clean-shaven and scarf neatly tucked over a dark top, Slaven Bilic picks a table by the grand piano in the lounge, orders a cappuccino and beds in.(image)


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Jose Mourinho: Man Utd never make a circus out of winning

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 01:20:15 +0000

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho also declared himself ready to grasp the chance to make important signings in the January transfer window.(image)


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Arsenal squad set for huge shake-up

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 01:16:58 +0000

Arsenal are gearing up for one of the biggest squad overhauls in Arsene Wenger’s 21-year reign. The Gunners have already started planning what will almost certainly be a busy summer.(image)


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HOT OR NOT: Guardiola might turn City into greatest team

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 01:01:22 +0000

It's Hot or Not time again as Sportsmail's RIATH AL-SAMARRAI reveals what's been making him feel warm and what's been leaving him cold in the world of sport this week... (image)


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Ulster 52-24 Harlequins: Quins routed by six tries

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 00:53:27 +0000

Ulster stayed in the race for European Champions Cup qualification by delivering a six-try thumping of Harlequins.(image)


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Chris Froome's drugs test 'a disaster' for cycling

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 00:52:04 +0000

Former UCI president Pat McQuaid has called Chris Froome's adverse drugs test "a disaster" for cycling and claimed Team Sky could lose all credibility as a result.(image)


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Bradley Wiggins and Chris Froome's spat goes back a way

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 22:43:51 +0000

MATT LAWTON: Chris Froome and Sir Bradley Wiggins have long been the best of enemies, with their often public disputes normally involving their wives and a trading of blows on social media.(image)


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West Ham prepared to make profit by selling Domingos Quina

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 18:58:21 +0000

Portugal Under-20 international Domingos Quina is viewed as one of the most exciting young prospects in the Premier League but he will find it difficult to enjoy regular football this season.(image)


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Sam Twiston-Davies to go for fourth International Hurdle

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 16:55:20 +0000

Sam Twiston-Davies will make an unexpected return to partner The New One in his attempt to win the £130,000 Unibet International Hurdle at Cheltenham for an unprecedented fourth time.(image)


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Huddersfield face unfair dismissal case over Frankie Bunn

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 16:07:20 +0000

Frankie Bunn, who had been at Huddersfield in 2012, was told the news on Wednesday, with first team-manager David Wagner becoming an increasingly influential figure.(image)


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Man Utd could make January signings like Ozil - Mourinho

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 15:05:52 +0000

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho - who holds an interest in Arsenal's Mesut Ozil and Atletico Madrid's Antoine Griezmann - revealed he will do business if the right deal becomes available.(image)


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Cristiano Ronaldo faces £177m Real Madrid deal buyout fee

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 13:46:05 +0000

Ronaldo's commercial pull means Perez will not let his star leave on the cheap but Perez would demand the player buy his way out of his contract should he want to force an exit.(image)


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Was keeping Arsenal star Sanchez a £60m gamble gone wrong?

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 13:40:30 +0000

On Wednesday night against West Ham, there was a rather rare sight – Arsenal were chasing a win they desperately needed and so Alexis Sanchez was hooked. For some, it was overdue.(image)


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Technology is proving to be such a turn-off

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 11:14:28 +0000

MARTIN SAMUEL - CHIEF SPORTS WRITER: The broadcasters had replayed the footage more than a dozen times and, still, nobody was sure. They had even checked, Hot Spot and Snicko.(image)


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Jonnie Peacock: I am still an athlete, not a celebrity

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 08:49:41 +0000

EXCLUSIVE BY RIATH AL-SAMARRAI: It was on a train to London in October that Jonnie Peacock realised he was getting a little more attention than usual.(image)


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