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Jose Mourinho Calls Out Paul Scholes’ Poor Punditry After Latest Man Utd Criticism

Jose Mourinho has fired back at Paul Scholes after the former Manchester United midfielder once again heavily criticised the club that used to sign his pay cheques.  Since hanging up his playing boots and turning to punditry, Scholes hasn’t exactly risen to the heights of Gary Neville or Jamie Carragher and it seems like the former Manchester United midfielder’s comments …

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Watch: Conor McGregor Predicted He’d Fight Khabib For The Lightweight Title Back In 2015

Conor McGregor vs Khabib Nurmagomedov now looks like the dream comeback fight for the UFC’s lightweight champion… After an extraordinarily dominant performance against Edson Barboza at UFC 219, Khabib Nurmagomedov has been widely lauded as the best 155 lbs mixed martial artist on the planet – even if he doesn’t have a belt that says so. However, one man that …

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Nike Cause Huge Uproar As Official Website Promotes Coutinho Barcelona Shirts

Have Nike just accidentally announced Philippe Coutinho’s move to Barcelona? Last summer, Liverpool fans were forced to sit through one of the most protracted transfer sagas of all time as Barcelona mounted a ceaseless campaign to secure the services of Philippe Coutinho. The Brazilian had been in sensational form for the Reds last season and, in recent weeks, the 25-year-old …

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Watch: New Angle Shows Ashley Young Checked To See If Ref Was Looking Before Elbowing Tadic

After Manchester United played out their third draw in as many matches on Saturday evening, a wave of further bad news descended on the Old Trafford faithful. After watching the worrying scenes that saw Romelu Lukaku stretchered off the pitch vs Southampton, Jose Mourinho confirmed in the post-match interview that Zlatan Ibrahimovic is also set for another month on the sidelines …

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BBC Poll Over 100,000 Rugby Fans To Create Their 2017 World XV

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - JULY 08: The All Blacks perform the Haka prior to kickoff during the third test match between the New Zealand All Blacks and the British & Irish Lions at Eden Park on July 8, 2017 in Auckland, New Zealand. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

The BBC have just totted up the numbers and produced their combined XV of 2017 after more than one hundred thousand teams were submitted to the British broadcaster by fans across the UK. In the end, five Englishmen made the cut while four New Zealanders were also included. Three Irishmen had such an extraordinary 2017 that they were impossible to …

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Watch: Ashley Young Set For Ban After Sneaky Elbow Vs Southampton

Ashley Young looks set for a spell on the sidelines after a bizarre moment of indiscipline vs Southampton. Manchester United were frustrated at Old Trafford on Sunday night as Southampton battled their way to a nil all draw on the Red Devils home turf. The result marked the third stalemate in as many fixtures for Jose Mourinho’s side and even …

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Watch: Khabib & Barboza Show Great Respect At UFC 219 Faceoffs

Heading into UFC 219, all anyone seems to want to talk about is the weight of Khabib Nurmagomedov. Ahead of one of the most anticipated fights of the year, Khabib Nurmagomedov was rushed to hospital after suffering from severe side effects in cutting weight for his clash with Tony Ferguson at UFC 209. However, it seems that things are going …

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