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Chelsea's Alonso Handed Three-Match Ban, Out Of FA Cup Semi-Final

Pic: ReutersChelsea defender Marcos Alonso will miss Sunday’s FA Cup semi-final against Southampton after being handed a three-match suspension for violent conduct, the Football Association (FA) said on Thursday.

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Walker Wants City To Target Place In Pantheon Of Great Teams

Pic: ReutersNewly crowned Premier League champions Manchester City need to continue winning trophies if they want to be regarded among the great teams of English top-flight football, defender Kyle Walker has said.

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Liverpool's Salah Seeks Silver Lining With Golden Boot

Pic: ReutersLiverpool forward Mohamed Salah hopes to stay clear at the top of the scoring charts to claim this season’s Premier League Golden Boot award, the Egypt international adding that his team mates were eager to help him achieve the goal.

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Man United's Jose Mourinho Defends Paul Pogba From Paul Scholes Criticism

Jose Mourinho has rejected stinging criticism from Paul Scholes on Paul Pogba, insisting the France midfielder produced another "top performance'' at Bournemouth.

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Nigeria's Football Chief Dangles 24 Mln USD Bait For Super Eagles If They Win FIFA World Cup

ABUJA -- Amaju Pinnick, the President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), has dangled a bait worth 24 million US dollars before the Super Eagles if they can win this year's FIFA World Cup to be held from June 14 to July 15 in Russia.

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Arsenal Won’t Chase £60m Anthony Martial In Summer Transfer Window

Arsenal are unlikely to follow up their interest in Anthony Martial should the forward leave Manchester United this summer.

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Bournemouth 0-2 Manchester United: Chris Smalling And Romelu Lukaku Goals Consolidate Second

Manchester United returned to winning ways by consolidating their grip on second with a 2-0 victory over Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium.

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Ambitious Man City Could Dominate English Football For Years, Says Conte

Pic: ReutersChelsea boss Antonio Conte believes Manchester City could dominate English football for a long time after Pep Guardiola's side were crowned Premier League champions.

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Sharapova To Make Grasscourt Return In Birmingham

Pic: ReutersFormer world number one Maria Sharapova will compete at the Birmingham Classic grasscourt event in the lead-up to Wimbledon, Britain’s Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) announced on Wednesday.

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UEFA President 'Worried' Over Use Of VAR At World Cup

Pic: ReutersMILAN: UEFA President Aleksander Ceferin has expressed concern over the decision to employ the video replay system (VAR) at the 2018 World Cup, saying the technology still needed more testing before it can be considered for use in the Champions League.

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