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Qatar Says World Cup On Track Despite Boycott As Supply Lines Fixed

Pic: ReutersDAVOS, SWITZERLAND: Qatar is confident that it can host a successful World Cup in 2022 and preparations are fully on track after a boycott by its Gulf neighbours briefly disrupted supply lines last year, its foreign minister told Reuters.

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Mourinho Extends Contract At Man United Till 2020

Pic: ReutersLONDON: Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has extended his contract until 2020, with an option of activating a further year, the Premier League club said on Thursday.

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Jose: Alexis Did Not Come For Money

Jose Mourinho has claimed the reason Alexis Sanchez chose to join Manchester United has nothing to do with money.

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Russian Athletes Cleared To Compete As Neutrals By IAAF

Eighteen Russian athletes have been cleared by the IAAF's doping review board to compete as neutrals.

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Aymeric Laporte: Manchester City Hopeful Of Signing Athletic Bilbao Defender

Pic: Getty ImagesManchester City are hopeful of completing a club-record £57m deal for defender Aymeric Laporte from La Liga club Athletic Bilbao.

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Man City Star Kevin De Bruyne Fires Shot At Man Utd: We Do Not Need Alexis Sanchez

Manchester United landed the striker from Arsenal this week despite City being in pole position to sign him for months.

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Athletes Heading To Commonwealth Games Won't Be Spared From Doping Tests

Pic: BernamaKUALA LUMPUR: National athletes taking part in the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia, will not be spared from undergoing doping tests before and during the competition which takes place from April 4 to 15.

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Arsenal Have Bid For Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Rejected By Borussia Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund have rejected a bid in excess of £50m from Arsenal for striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, according to Sky sources.

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Guardiola Was A Born Leader – But Money Has Helped, Says Stoichkov

While the Catalan was a "born leader" and has enjoyed terrific success in the dugout, his former team-mate believes that finances have played a role.

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Kim Swee Heads To Atletico In March

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JOHOR BARU: FA of Malaysia (FAM) president Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim has confirmed that national Under-23 coach Ong Kim Swee will be sent to La Liga side Atletico Madrid for a coaching attachment in March.

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