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Manchester United to offload Luke Shaw for Champions League-quality left-back

MANCHESTER UNITED are considering selling Luke Shaw to fund a deal for a new left-back, according to reports. Manchester United have been busy this summer, spending around £140million on Romelu Lukaku, Nemanja Matic and Victor Lindelof. However, Jose Mourinho has not finished his transfer business and admitted last week he was still holding out for a fourth signing. The new ...

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Van rams crowds in Barcelona tourist area

At least one person died and 32 were injured after a van ploughed into crowds in Barcelona’s famous Las Ramblas tourist area, police say. The vehicle sped along the pedestrianised area, mowing down people and sending others fleeing for cover in shops and cafes. Witnesses said the van had deliberately targeted people before coming to a stop. Police are treating ...

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Julian Draxler: Liverpool and Arsenal made favourites to sign PSG star ahead of Barcelona

LIVERPOOL have been made favourites to sign Paris Saint-Germain star Julian Draxler this summer. Paris Saint-Germain have reportedly told Draxler he is surplus to requirements following their world-record £198million deal for Neymar. And news of his expected departure has put the likes of Liverpool, Arsenal, Manchester United and Chelsea on red alert. Draxler only signed for PSG from Wolfsburg back ...

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Real-life blue dogs spotted in India

A number of blue dogs have been spotted near Navi Mumbai’s Taloja industrial area, in India, and initial reports that untreated industrial waste dumped into the nearby Kasadi River may be to blame. Remember Huckleberry Hound, the adorable cartoon character created by Hanna/Barbera? He was a blue dog, but no one seem to find that weird. Then again, he was ...

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Sierra Leone mudslide: Gov’t appeals for relief items

Government is appealing to the public to donate relief items as it prepares to offer support to Sierra Leone following the massive flood and mudslide that has claimed scores of lives there. Over 300 victims of the deadly accident have been buried by the Sierra Leonean government while some 600 individuals are also reported missing. President Akufo-Addo is among many ...

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Cincinnati Open: Rafael Nadal continues his winning streak

Rafael Nadal extended his unbeaten run over Frenchman Richard Gasquet to 15 to reach the Cincinnati Open third round. The Spaniard, 31, who has not lost a set to Gasquet since 2008, won 6-3 6-4. Roger Federer’s withdrawal from the tournament means on Monday Nadal will return to world number one for the first time since July 2014, taking over ...

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La liga: Suarez out for a month with knee injury

Barcelona have suffered a blow on the eve of the new La Liga season after Luis Suarez was ruled out for a month with a knee injury. The former Liverpool striker was hurt during the second leg of the Spanish Super Cup against Real Madrid, which La Liga champions won 2-0 at the Bernabeu to clinch a 5-1 aggregate victory. ...

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