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Bolt not playing for A-League Coast Mariners in opener

Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt will not feature in A-League Central Coast Mariners opening game away to Brisbane Roar on Sunday, as he is yet to lock down a contract. However, he and Keisuke Honda remain the high profile poster boys as the competition aims to reverse dwindling ticket sales and tumbling TV ratings when it returns on Friday. Football […]

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Beckham admits marriage to Victoria Beckham is hard work and complication

The former Manchester United star and fashion designer have regularly been the target of split speculation David Beckham has opened up about his marriage to Victoria, admitting their union can be “hard work” and has grown more complicated over time. The former Manchester United player and Spice Girl turned fashion designer, who have been married for 19 years, have regularly […]

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Madagascar reach Africa Cup of Nations for first time

Madagascar won a place at the Africa Cup of Nations tournament for the first time when they triumphed 1-0 at home over Equatorial Guinea in Group A Tuesday. Thailand-based midfielder Njiva Rakotoharimalala scored the only goal four minutes before half-time on the huge Indian Ocean island. Victory lifted the ‘Barea’ (prized cattle) to 10 points from four games and beyond […]

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Neymar and team-mates ride dune buggies in Saudi Arabia desert ahead of Argentina friendly

Paris-Saint Germain forward enjoyed some adrenaline-fuelled fun with Marquinhos and Renato Augusto BRAZIL stars have been making the most of their time in Saudi Arabia by riding dune buggies across the desert. Neymar and his team-mates have been enjoying some adrenaline-fuelled fun ahead of tomorrow’s friendly against Argentina. The Paris Saint-Germain forward jumped in a buggy with Marquinhos and they […]


Umtiti May Require Knee Surgery

he knee injury sustained by FC Barcelona’s World Cup-winning defender Samuel Umtiti is not healing as planned, a section of the Spanish media reported on Thursday. The France player may be forced to undergo surgery which would put him out of action until 2019, the media reported. The centre-back has not played for the La Liga champions since their shock […]


Dean Smith named boss with Terry his assistant at Aston villa

Compensation fee agreed with Brentford to bring in new Steve Bruce’s replacement while former defender returns to club ASTON VILLA have announced Dean Smith as the new head coach with John Terry as an assistant. Smith, who has signed a one-year rolling deal, was lured from Brentford and brings in Terry for the former defender’s first coaching role Smith is […]

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Reason Zidane quit Real Madrid revealed

Frenchman shocked football when he left the Bernabeu, just weeks after guiding Los Blancos to their third Champions League trophy in a row Zinedine Zidane quit Real Madrid because of broken promises over Gareth Bale, top Spanish sources have revealed. The Frenchman shocked football when he left the Bernabeu, just weeks after guiding Los Blancos to their third Champions League […]


Mourinho and Ed Woodward to hold clear the air talks

Speculation that Zinedine Zidane is being lined up as his replacement continues, while the Portuguese coach wants to discuss a January plunge into the transfer market to bolster his side JOSE MOURINHO will have clear the air talks with Ed Woodward in the next 48 hours ahead of a club board meeting on Thursday. The Manchester United boss and executive […]