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La Liga: Barca begin title defence with surprise defeat by Bilbao – The Punch
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La Liga: Barca begin title defence with surprise defeat by Bilbao – The Punch

Barcelona’s Dutch midfielder Frenkie de Jong (L) vies with Athletic Bilbao’s Spanish forward Inaki Williams during the Spanish league football match between Athletic Club Bilbao and FC Barcelona at the San Mames stadium in Bilbao. Photo: AFP Barcelona made a nightmare start to the defence of their La Liga title on Friday by losing Luis…

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Gary Neville says Man Utd will win title before Liverpool and claims Mo Salah is leaving – Metro.co.uk
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Gary Neville says Man Utd will win title before Liverpool and claims Mo Salah is leaving – Metro.co.uk

Gary Neville has sensationally claimed that Manchester United are ‘closer than you think’ to winning the Premier League title and has backed them to do so before Liverpool. The Red Devils finished sixth in a tumultuous campaign last season, while Liverpool lifted the Champions League and took the title race all the way to the…

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Man City’s reserves could win title says Mourinho – The Punch
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Man City’s reserves could win title says Mourinho – The Punch

Jose Mourinho claims Manchester City are so strong the Premier League champions could even win the title with their second-string side. Mourinho, working as a pundit for Sky Sports on Sunday, was asked who can win the title this season and the former Manchester United boss was quick to highlight City’s strength in depth. City…

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Manchester City won the title again in 2019, but was Pep Guardiola’s team unlucky? | Premier League – ESPN UK
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Manchester City won the title again in 2019, but was Pep Guardiola’s team unlucky? | Premier League – ESPN UK

Published on Aug 6, 2019Manchester City completed the daunting task of defending the Premier League title in 2018-19. Pep Guardiola’s side finished the season with 98 points, one point ahead of Liverpool as the two teams accumulated the second and third most points in Premier League history, behind City’s 100 the year before. Despite winning…

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We deserve title win – Al-Ahly head coach Martin Lasarte – Goal.com
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We deserve title win – Al-Ahly head coach Martin Lasarte – Goal.com

The Uruguayan boss is delighted by his side’s league success and feels there’s more to come from the current group Al Ahly coach Martin Lasarte has praised his side’s never-say-die attitude after they claimed their 41st Egyptian Premier League title on Wednesday. The Red Devils went into the penultimate game week of the season with…

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Title, Europe and relegation: How the bookies rate Wolves’ chances in the Premier League – Birmingham Live
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Title, Europe and relegation: How the bookies rate Wolves’ chances in the Premier League – Birmingham Live

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Liverpool news: ‘They blew their title chance’ – El Hadji Diouf doubts Reds will be as good in 2019-20 – Goal
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Liverpool news: ‘They blew their title chance’ – El Hadji Diouf doubts Reds will be as good in 2019-20 – Goal

A man who once turned out at Anfield is a big fan of Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane, but cannot see Premier League glory being delivered this season Liverpool “missed the chance to win the title last season”, says El Hadji Diouf, with a former Reds star not expecting Jurgen Klopp’s side to challenge again…

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US Wins 4th World Cup Title, Chants For Equal Pay – WBAL Radio
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US Wins 4th World Cup Title, Chants For Equal Pay – WBAL Radio

Fans, many dressed in red, white and blue, chanted “Equal Pay!” at the final whistle , a reminder players sued the U.S. Soccer Federation in March claiming gender discrimination.Rapinoe drew the ire of U.S. President Donald Trump during the tournament by saying she and teammates would refuse to visit the White House, part of the…

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Musa: I want to win AFCON title for ‘big boss’ Keshi – Vanguard
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Musa: I want to win AFCON title for ‘big boss’ Keshi – Vanguard

Ahmed Musa said he is dreaming of winning the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in honour of late coach Stephen Keshi. Ahmed MusaKeshi became the first Nigerian player to win the title as a player and a coach when he won with the Super Eagles 2013 South Africa in 2013. Keshi passed on suddenly…

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‘De Ligt will already end title race!’ – Football Italia

Fabio Capello claims the title race in Serie A will already be over for another season if Juventus sign defender Matthijs de Ligt. Juve are reported to be closing in on a deal for De Ligt, who is already Ajax’s captain and a full Netherlands international at 19 and had been linked with several top…

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We are title favourites, says Egypt coach before Africa Cup opener – The Punch
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We are title favourites, says Egypt coach before Africa Cup opener – The Punch

Egyptian fans cheer for their team ahead on an Africa Cup of Nations qualifier football match against Tunisia at the Borg El Arab Stadium near Alexandria on November 16, 2018 Africa Cup of Nations hosts Egypt are confident of defeating Zimbabwe Friday in the opening match of a tournament expanded to 24 teams and staged…

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Nick Nurse wins NBA title in first year as coach – CBC News
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Nick Nurse wins NBA title in first year as coach – CBC News

Published on Jun 14, 2019Nick Nurse has won at every level of basketball he’s coached, in almost every league and in five countries. Now the Toronto Raptors coach has done it on the sport’s biggest stage. Brandon Hurley, sports reporter for the Carroll Times Herald in Carroll, Iowa, has been covering Nurse’s story. To read…

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Tyson Fury: ‘WBO title could be on the line on Saturday’ – Sports Mole
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Tyson Fury: ‘WBO title could be on the line on Saturday’ – Sports Mole

| 1d © ReutersAnthony Joshua lost the belt in his fight with Andy Ruiz Jr in New York.Tyson Fury claims Saturday’s fight with Tom Schwarz could yet be for the WBO heavyweight title so recently lost by Anthony Joshua.Fury, 30, fights in Las Vegas for the first time, against Germany’s Schwarz at the MGM Grand, …

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Andy Ruiz Jr. may lose world title before Anthony Joshua rematch – Daily Post Nigeria
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Andy Ruiz Jr. may lose world title before Anthony Joshua rematch – Daily Post Nigeria

Andy Ruiz Jr. could lose one of his four world titles before he even has the chance to defend it, SportsMail reports. The Mexican boxer shocked the world by beating Anthony Joshua on Saturday night, knocking the Brit down four times before forcing a seventh-round stoppage. Doing so made him become the WBA, WBO, IBO,…

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Man City accept two more PL title winners will leave – Football365.com
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Man City accept two more PL title winners will leave – Football365.com

Date published: Tuesday 4th June 2019 12:43 Manchester City are preparing for the departures of Fabian Delph and Danilo after their title-winning season, according to reports. The Citizens pipped Liverpool to the Premier League title on the final day of the season by just one point in an epic title battle. Vincent Kompany announced he…

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