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What former Tottenham boss Tim Sherwood has said may anger every Spurs fan | Football | Sport

Mauricio Pochettino revealed he was unhappy this week that the Premier League title race is perceived as only being between Liverpool and Manchester City. Liverpool are top on 42 points, a point clear of Manchester City, with Spurs five points back after making one of their best-ever starts to a Premier League campaign. But Sherwood […]

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‘It’s SUICIDAL’ – Tim Sherwood plan for Man Utd to beat Liverpool shot down on Sky Sports | Football | Sport

But his plan has been shot down by fellow Sky Sports pundit Emma Hayes, the Chelsea Women boss, who says Sherwood’s idea is ‘tantamount to suicide’ “It’s a bigger game for Jose Mourinho than it usually would be, without a doubt,” Sherwood said on The Debate. “There’s definitely a change in the guard there, without […]

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‘Man Utd have one of the worst defences ever’ – Merson’s jibe ahead of Liverpool clash | Football | Sport

Jose Mourinho takes his Manchester United side to face Liverpool on Sunday but Merson isn’t giving them a chance. “I know the last couple of games have been 0-0 when they’ve gone there – I don’t see that happening this time,” he told Sky Sports. “I think there’s too much firepower for Liverpool and defensively, […]

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Ukraine Orthodox priests to establish independent church

Image copyright EPA Image caption Many Ukrainians welcomed Constantinople’s ruling earlier this year, holding a prayer in Kiev Ukrainian Orthodox priests are due to hold a historic council in Kiev to create a new national church – a move condemned as schism by Russian clergy. This comes after the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople, the spiritual […]

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Paul Merson makes worrying claim about Man Utd dressing room and Jose Mourinho | Football | Sport

Manchester United are 16 points behind their arch rivals Liverpool going into Sunday’s clash at Anfield. While Jurgen Klopp has got the Reds firing, it’s a sorry story at Old Trafford. There are question marks over Jose Mourinho’s future with Merson believing the problems are potentially terminal. “United have fallen so far behind Liverpool it’s […]

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Roger Federer Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic accusation made about Alexander Zverev | Tennis | Sport

That is the verdict of German tennis legend Boris Becker. Zverev finished 2018 on a high by clinching the ATP Finals last month with a stunning 6-4, 6-3 win over Djokovic at London’s 02 Arena. In doing so, he became the first German since Becker in 1995 to capture the season finale. While Zverev has […]

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Man Utd transfer news: Club legend blames FANS for problems – ‘it’s because of the crowd’ | Football | Sport

Summer signing Fred has struggled to fire this season while Alexis Sanchez, who joined in January, continues to misfire. And McIlroy has appeared to suggest the reason why players haven’t settled in is because of the crowd’s demands over the playing style. “Manchester United have spent a lot of money. You go around and buy […]

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Court rules Obamacare is unconstitutional

Image copyright AFP A federal judge in the US state of Texas has ruled that a key part of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), better known as Obamacare, is unconstitutional. A coalition of 20 states argued the entire law had been invalidated by a change in tax rules last year which eliminated a penalty for […]

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World Darts Championship: Gary Anderson makes admission after opening win | Other | Sport

The Scot won his first game in style against Kevin Burness at the Alexandra Palace on Friday night. Going into the match as a heavy favourite, Anderson took a while to get going against the Northern Irishman. However, things didn’t start as well as he had hoped, as he won a close first set 3-2 […]