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Juve, due opzioni a Napoli: Dybala centravanti e 4-3-3. Se gioca Higuain è 3-4-2-1

Premessa essenziale: il dolore al polpaccio accusato da Mario Mandzukic nella rifinitura pre Napoli-Juve ha creato problemi a Massimiliano Allegri. Perché il croato avrebbe certamente giocato dal 1′ nel ruolo di centravanti del 3-4-2-1. Ora il forfait del croato e le imperfette condizioni di Higuain obbligano il tecnico della Juve a ridisegnare la squadra. Scopriamo […]

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Jurgen Klopp admits himself to hospital and misses Liverpool training after feeling unwell

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp missed training on Wednesday after feeling unwell and admitting himself to hospital. Klopp had undergone checks by medical staff and was due to be released in the evening so would not require an overnight stay. The full Liverpool squad returned to Melwood from international duty to train late on Wednesday afternoon […]

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Italy sack head coach Gian Piero Ventura

Italy have sacked head coach Gian Piero Ventura after failing to qualify for the 2018 World Cup. Italy lost 1-0 on aggregate to Sweden in their World Cup play-off to miss out on the tournament for the first time since 1958. Italy failed to score a goal in both legs of the play-off and Ventura […]

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Ireland to be missing key players in Denmark

Ireland will be without defender Richard Keogh, midfielder James McCarthy and forward Sean Maguire for their World Cup playoff against Denmark which kicks off with the first leg on Saturday. Keogh has a groin problem while McCarthy and Maguire are suffering with hamstring strains, the Football Association of Ireland said on its website (www.fai.ie) on […]

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Braun Strowman destroys The Miz

The groans coming from social media were almost audible when WWE halted a ‘Best Of 7 Series’ between Sheamus and Cesaro only to form a tag-team with both men last summer. The series didn’t have a proper conclusion; the only explanation came from then-Raw GM Mick Foley, who felt Sheamus and Cesaro would be better […]

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England give Steve Finn more time

England will give injured pace bowler Steve Finn a couple more days before making a decision on whether to keep him in the Ashes touring squad, coach Trevor Bayliss said on Tuesday. The 28-year-old quick, a 2010-11 and 2013-14 Ashes tourist, missed the opening tour match in Perth because of a knee injury and will […]

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Goan football’s slow death due to lure

Salu Sawant turned out for Seza FC by day, and took to the stage for Zagor — Goa’s traditional colourful, musical folk theatre — by night. ‘Feast in the morning, football in the afternoon, drama in the evening’ was the Goan way of life. Paddy fields that form the state’s bordering landscape when the sea […]

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MC Mary Kom enters Asian Championships

MC Mary Kom remains on course to win a fifth gold medal in the Asian Boxing Championships as she beat Japan’s Tsubasa Komura on Tuesday. Mary Kom, who is a five-time world champion, won by a unanimous 5-0 verdict to make the summit clash for the fifth time in only six appearances in the tournament. […]

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Gharti Magar shines for Nepal

Jul 12, 2017- Skipper Bimal Gharti Magar scored a lonely goal as hosts Nepal beat Bangladesh 1-0 during their Under-23 friendly football match at the Anfa Complex in Satdobato on Tuesday. For both the teams, the friendly was a final tune up ahead of their AFC U-23 Championship Qualifiers scheduled this month. While Nepal take […]