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Professional football season postponed until 30 April due to COVID-19 – The FA
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Professional football season postponed until 30 April due to COVID-19 – The FA

There will be no professional football played in England before Thursday 30 April 2020 The FA, Premier League, EFL and women’s professional game, together with the PFA and LMA, understand we are in unprecedented times and our thoughts are with everyone affected by COVID-19. We’re united in our commitment to finding ways of resuming the…

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What comes next in the professional women’s hockey saga? – ESPN Australia
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What comes next in the professional women’s hockey saga? – ESPN Australia

3:06 PM GMTEmily KaplanESPN CloseEmily Kaplan is ESPN’s national NHL reporter.It has been nearly a year since the Canadian Women’s Hockey League announced that it was folding and sent the women’s hockey landscape into a tizzy.Although there have been significant strides in the sport since then, the future of professional women’s hockey is as murky…

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Liverpool to hand professional debut to Neco Williams vs Arsenal – Goal – 101 Great Goals
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Liverpool to hand professional debut to Neco Williams vs Arsenal – Goal – 101 Great Goals

Liverpool vs ArsenalThe latest set of League Cup clashes got underway on Tuesday.There weren’t too many shocks from the first set of games with Leicester, Manchester City and Everton all making it into the last eight.Oxford would also beat Sunderland with Colchester seeing off Crawley.Liverpool are now set to continue their League Cup journey on…

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Former professional footballers more likely to die of dementia, report reveals | ITV News – ITV News
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Former professional footballers more likely to die of dementia, report reveals | ITV News – ITV News

Published on Oct 21, 2019Former professional footballers are around three and a half times more likely to die from neurodegenerative disease than the general population, according to a new study.Research from Glasgow University revealed the “risk ranged from a five-fold increase in Alzheimer’s disease, through an approximately four-fold increase in motor neurone disease, to a…

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‘A top, top professional’ – Robertson hails Lallana after United goal – Liverpool FC
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‘A top, top professional’ – Robertson hails Lallana after United goal – Liverpool FC

21st October 2019 Glenn Price @GlennPrice94 Adam Lallana’s first-class attitude meant Andy Robertson was ‘delighted’ to see the midfielder come on and earn Liverpool a draw against Manchester United on Sunday. Substitute Lallana was on the end of Robertson’s cross at Old Trafford to net his first Premier League goal since May 2017 and ensure…

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Nigeria Professional Football League confirms 2019/2020 kickoff date – Goal.com
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Nigeria Professional Football League confirms 2019/2020 kickoff date – Goal.com

After weeks of uncertainty, football action is expected to resume in the top-flight next month The 2019/20 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season will officially start on Sunday, September 22, 2019. According to the official communication sent to participating clubs by Salihu Abubakar, the chief operating officer of the League Management Company, (LMC), Matchday 1 fixtures…

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Professional England women’s football team face part-time Scotland – The Times
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Professional England women’s football team face part-time Scotland – The Times

When England’s Lionesses take to the pitch in France this evening, it will be the first time an England Women’s World Cup squad has consisted of entirely professional, full-time players. For their Scottish opponents, however, this remains the stuff of fantasy. About a third of the players in the Scottish team still fit their training…

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‘At a professional level, players should be picked on merit” – Kagiso Rabada | ESPNcricinfo.com – ESPNcricinfo
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‘At a professional level, players should be picked on merit” – Kagiso Rabada | ESPNcricinfo.com – ESPNcricinfo

8:17 AM ETESPNcricinfo staffCricket South Africa’s transformation targets will not apply at the World Cup, and that’s just fine with Kagiso Rabada, who believes that transformation “should happen at the grassroots”.”At a professional level, players should be picked on merit,” Rabada told ESPNcricinfo in an exclusive interview recently. “For me, transformation is all about getting…

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Who is the G.O.A.T. in professional golf? – PGA TOUR
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Who is the G.O.A.T. in professional golf? – PGA TOUR

Published on May 30, 2019The questions of who deserves the title of G.O.A.T. (Greatest Of All Time) in professional golf boils down to two worthy competitors. Athletes across all games comment on what makes a G.O.A.T. and who they feel deserves the name between Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods.SUBSCRIBE to PGA TOUR now: http://pgat.us/vBxcZShWelcome to…

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“We have to be professional… he is different” – Alonso’s spiky comments about Sarri – Chelsea News
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“We have to be professional… he is different” – Alonso’s spiky comments about Sarri – Chelsea News

Marcos Alonso has not had a good season, and it seems like it’s getting to him.After making himself a cult hero in his first two seasons at Stamford Bridge, he started the third in similar fashion, but soon saw his form crumble.Maurizio Sarri patiently persisted with him through the winter, but eventually enough was enough…

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‘Professional, disciplined, talented’ – Aston Villa fans running out of superlatives for Tammy Abraham – The Boot Room

Aston Villa Tammy Abraham scored his 23rd goal of the season. Published on April 7, 2019 Aston Villa extended their impressive run to six wins in a row as Tammy Abraham bagged yet another goal. Abraham scored his 23rd goal of the season to seal the 3-1 win at Hillsborough against play-off chasing rivals Sheffield…

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28-year-old professional golfer Arie Irawan found dead at tournament – Business Insider
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28-year-old professional golfer Arie Irawan found dead at tournament – Business Insider

Officials at China’s Sanya Championship announced that 28-year-old Malaysian golfer Arie Irawan has died.The final round of the tournament was reportedly canceled after Irawan was found dead in his hotel room, according to the Associated Press. Irawan had been pro since 2013, when he moved back to Asia after college to pursue his career. Visit…

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‘A wonderful professional’ – Chelsea boss Zola on Moses’ departure to Fenerbahce – Goal.com
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‘A wonderful professional’ – Chelsea boss Zola on Moses’ departure to Fenerbahce – Goal.com

The 28-year-old joined the Turkish giants on loan and the Italian feels sorry for his failure to get playing time at the Stamford Bridge Chelsea assistant coach and club’s legend Gianfranco Zola has reacted to the departure of Victor Moses to Fenerbahce. On Friday, the former Nigeria international completed an 18-month loan move to the…

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He’s Professional – Jurgen Klopp No Complaints About Out-of-favour Star In Training – Inside Futbol
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He’s Professional – Jurgen Klopp No Complaints About Out-of-favour Star In Training – Inside Futbol

Follow @insidefutbolLiverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has insisted that Alberto Moreno has been a thorough professional in training despite his recent outburst about not being happy at Anfield. The 26-year-old defender has been a bit part player at Liverpool this season and has only made five appearances for the Reds this season. He has been unable to…

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Do professional female athletes still face a lack of respect? | DW News – DW (English)

Published on Dec 5, 2018Lyon and Norway striker Ada Hegerberg won the first women’s Ballon d’Or after setting a record with 15 goals in the Champions League. During the Ballon d’Or awards ceremony, Hegerberg was asked by DJ and co-host Martin Solveig if she could do a sexually suggestive dance known as “twerking.” Critics condemned…

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