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Official: England’s final World Cup squad announced

Gareth Southgate has announced his final 23-man England squad for the World Cup, with high-profile absentees including Adam Lallana, Jack Wilshere, Joe Hart and Ryan Bertrand. Former first-choice goalkeeper Hart has been dropped from the squad following poor form at West Ham for Burnley’s Nick Pope, while Arsenal midfielder Wilshere has also been omitted from […]Read More
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‘Neymar to Real Madrid would be terrible’

Barcelona’s Lionel Messi says it would be “terrible” if his old team-mate Neymar joined rivals Real Madrid. Neymar left Barcelona last year to join Paris Saint-Germain in a world-record £200m deal and has been tipped to return to Spain to sign for Madrid this summer. Messi, who spent four seasons alongside Neymar at the Nou […]Read More
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Hearts confirm Ernest Sowah signing

The Public Relations Office of Hearts of Oak, Kwame Opare Addo, has confirmed his outfit has completed the signing of former Kotoko goalie Ernest Sowah. Sowah was released by Asante Kotoko ahead of the 2017/18 Ghana Premier League season. He was on the radar of Ashgold and Aduana Stars but has finally joined the Accra […]Read More
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Europa final: Diego Simeone warns of Payet threat

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone is wary of the threat posed by Marseille’s Dimitri Payet but believes his team’s extra experience will count for something in Wednesday’s Europa League final. “Experience is an important factor although it won’t completely influence the game,” said Simeone at a press conference on Tuesday ahead of the match in […]Read More
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‘Disgusted’ Sam Allardyce sacked by Everton

Sam Allardyce was sacked by Everton, moments after he expressed his disgust after the club announced major boardroom changes without informing him. Allardyce has another year left on his contract but met the club’s major shareholder Farhad Moshiri on Wednesday morning when his departure was confirmed. Ahead of the meeting, Allardyce has hit out at […]Read More