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Coach Francis Steps Down From West Brom Role

Pic: ReutersWest Bromwich Albion coach Gerry Francis will leave the Premier League club after rejecting an offer to stay and work under new manager Alan Pardew due to "moral obligations", the 65-year-old has said.

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IOC Faces Tricky Decision Over Possible Russia Ban

Pic: Reuters (An ice sculpture of the Olympic rings is seen during the Pyeongchang Winter Festival, near the venue for the opening and closing ceremony of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, February 10, 2017.)LAUSANNE - Under huge pressure from all sides, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) will decide on Tuesday whether to ban Russia from next year’s Winter Olympics over alleged institutionalized doping.

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Bolt Overwhelmed By Unveiling Of Statue Where It All Began

Pic: Reuters (Olympic champion Usain Bolt (C) and his girlfriend Kasi Bennett (2nd R) attend a ceremony for the unveiling of Bolt's statue at the Statue Park at the National Stadium, in Kingston, Jamaica December 3, 2017.)KINGSTON - Multiple Olympic and world champion Usain Bolt has described the unveiling of his statue in front of Kingston’s National Stadium as one of the greatest moments of his career.

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FA Cup Third-Round Draw: Liverpool V Everton, Man Utd V Derby, Forest V Arsenal

Liverpool will face Everton in the FA Cup third round, while holders Arsenal will travel to Nottingham Forest.

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Man Utd's Paul Pogba To Serve Three-Game Ban After Red Card Vs Arsenal

Paul Pogba will miss Sunday's Manchester derby after Manchester United decided not to appeal his three-game ban for his red card at Arsenal.

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World Cup 2018: Gareth Southgate's job is safe - Martin Glenn

England manager Gareth Southgate has been told his job is safe even if his side lose every game at next year's World Cup in Russia.

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Dejected Koeman Yet To Recover From Everton Sacking

Pic: ReutersFormer Everton manager Ronald Koeman is yet to get over the disappointment of being sacked by the Premier League club and has rejected multiple managerial offers since his dismissal.

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United On The Verge Of Hitting Top Form: Herrera

Pic: ReutersManchester United are optimistic ahead of a crucial period of fixtures as they are close to finding their best form, midfielder Ander Herrera said ahead of Sunday's top of the table showdown against Premier League leaders Manchester City.

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Sri Lankan Cricketers Sport Anti-Pollution Masks During Delhi Match

NEW DELHI, Dec 4 -- Sri Lankan players wore anti-pollution masks after fighting it difficult to breathe in Delhi's bad air during a cricket match against India, an unprecedented sight in the sport's history.

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Nigel Adkins Favourite To Become Next Hull City Manager After Leonid Slutsky Leaves

Nigel Adkins has been installed as favourite to be Hull's next manager after Leonid Slutsky left the role.

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