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Paris Sevens: South African 'Blitzboks' seal overall title

Paris Sevens: South African ‘Blitzboks’ seal overall title

It meant England was unable to overhaul the Blitzboks ahead over the final round of the series in London next weekend. Sevens all-time leading try scorer Dan Norton crossed three times for England, but it could [...]

Ugo Ehiogu: Former England defender dies after suffering cardiac arrest

Former England and Aston Villa defender Ugo Ehiogu has died at the age of 44 after suffering a cardiac arrest at Tottenham’s training centre on Thursday. A Spurs statement said Ehiogu died in hospital in the [...]

Leicester City wrote another chapter in their remarkable story as they overturned a first-leg deficit to beat Sevilla and reach the Champions League quarter-finals on a night of raw passion at the King Power Stadium.

Leicester City wrote another chapter in their remarkable story as they overturned a first-leg deficit to beat Sevilla and reach the Champions League quarter-finals on a night of raw passion at the King Power Stadium.

The Foxes looked in trouble after a 2-1 first-leg loss in Spain that was the catalyst for the sacking of Claudio Ranieri – the manager who had guided them into this competition after winning the Premier [...]

Chelsea stretch lead with victory over Swansea

Chelsea’s stretched their lead at the top of the Premier League to 11 points with a 3-1 victory over a resolute Swansea City side at Stamford Bridge on Saturday. Cesc Fabregas marked his 300th Premier League [...]

Barca looking to rediscover top form at Atletico

Title hopefuls Barcelona need to capitalise on a rare lapse by Real Madrid if they are to take full advantage of Valencia’s midweek success against the leaders of La Liga. The Catalan club must prevail at [...]

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Pique annoyed by Barca fans’ booing of coach Luis Enrique

Barcelona defender Gerard Pique has decried the fans who booed manager Luis Enrique and the players in Sunday’s laboured 2-1 home win over Leganes in La Liga as having a short-term memory. The game was Barca’s [...]

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Isco ready to walk out on Real Madrid – reports

Spain international Isco will look to leave Real Madrid in the summer after growing tired of a lack of first team opportunities with the European champions, Spanish media reported on Tuesday. Spanish sports daily Marca reported [...]

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Man United’s Rooney could miss League Cup final with muscle injury

Manchester United skipper Wayne Rooney could miss Sunday’s League Cup final against Southampton at Wembley after manager Jose Mourinho revealed that the striker was still struggling with a muscle injury. Rooney, United’s all-time top scorer, has [...]