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Egypt's Hopes Hinge On Salah's Lethal Finishing

Pic: ReutersEgypt forward Mohamed Salah heads to the World Cup with the reputation of being one of the most lethal finishers in the game, and his country’s hopes of making it to the knockout stages rest overwhelmingly on his shoulders.

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Suarez Hopes To Make Headlines For Right Reasons At World Cup

Pic: ReutersUruguay striker Luis Suarez heads to next month’s World Cup in Russia looking for a measure of redemption after ending the previous two editions of the tournament in disgrace.

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Like Him Or Not, Ronaldo Is Still Indispensable For Portugal

Pic: ReutersLISBON: Love him or loathe him, there is no denying that Cristiano Ronaldo has had a profound effect on Portugal’s national team since making his debut against Kazakhstan in August 2003.

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Lopetegui Blends Youth And Experience In Spain World Cup Squad

Pic: ReutersBARCELONA: Spain coach Julen Lopetegui named his 23-man World Cup squad on Monday with a rich blend of youth and experience, as well as some high-profile absentees.

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Boost For Liverpool As Can Returns To Training Ahead Of Final

Pic: ReutersLIVERPOOL, ENGLAND: Liverpool’s German international midfielder Emre Can, who has missed the past two months with injury, returned to training ahead of Saturday’s Champions League final against Real Madrid.

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M'sia Thrash Russia 5-0 In Thomas Cup Group Stage

Pic: BernamaBANGKOK: The Malaysian men’s badminton squad began their Thomas Cup campaign in style, crushing Russia 5-0 at the Impact Arena here today.

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Man City Eye Era Of Dominance Under 'Relentless' Guardiola

Pic: ReutersPremier League champions Manchester City are driven by manager Pep Guardiola’s “relentless” desire for success and will be even hungrier for trophies next season, club chairman Khaldoon Al Mubarak has said.

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Klopp Grateful Zidane Showdown Is Confined To Touchline

Pic: ReutersLiverpool are relishing the prospect of facing Real Madrid in Saturday’s Champions League final but manager Juergen Klopp is glad that his duel with counterpart Zinedine Zidane does not have to extend beyond the touchline.

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Zharnel Hughes Beats Yohan Blake And Tyson Gay In Boston Games 100m

Britain's Zharnel Hughes beat 2011 world champion Yohan Blake and American Tyson Gay to win the Boston Games 100m.

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I Arrived As A Boy, I Leave As A Man – Iniesta In Emotional Barcelona Farewell

The club legend addressed Camp Nou, saying one last goodbye on Sunday following his side's match against Real Sociedad.

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