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Jack O'Toole
22-year-old journalism student who writes about sports from time to time. Follow Jack on Twitter at @jackjotoole

The Feud Between Pep Guardiola & Yaya Toure’s Agent Is Getting Really Out Of Hand

Man United

Yaya Toure’s agent Dimitri Seluk has continued his war of words with Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola claiming that the former Barcelona boss called Manchester City a ‘sh*t team’ when Toure was leaving Barcelona for City in 2010. The Ivory Coast midfielder was edged out of the Barcelona first team when Pep took over the Catalonian giants in 2008, preferring Spanish midfielder Sergio …

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Newcastle United Forward Tips Northampton To Dump Manchester United Out Of League Cup

HULL, ENGLAND - JANUARY 11: Jose Mourinho manager of Chelsea gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Hull City and Chelsea at KC Stadium on January 11, 2014 in Hull, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Newcastle United striker Ivan Toney has tipped his old side Northampton to extend Manchester United’s current losing streak to four games in Wednesday’s Third Round League Cup tie at Six Fields. Toney spent three years at Northampton before signing for Newcastle in 2015 and the 20-year-old confirmed on his Twitter account that he would be returning to Six Fields on Wednesday evening …

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Eoin Reddan Reveals Exactly Why He Is Still In Awe Of Joe Schmidt And Leo Cullen

This summer was the first summer in 15 years that Eoin Reddan missed a pre-season. For 15 straight years the Limerick native had been preparing both his mind and body for the gruelling rigours of a professional rugby season. The 35-year-old bowed out of professional rugby earlier this summer when he replaced Conor Murray during the final 12 minutes of Ireland’s third …

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Alex Corbisiero Explains Why He May Never Play In The Premiership Or England Again

Former England and Northampton Saints prop Alex Corbisiero has said that he “probably won’t play in the Premiership or in English Rugby again” if he can receive further media opportunities after signing with American broadcaster NBC as part of their Premiership Rugby coverage for this season. Corbisiero, 28, announced last December that he was taking a 12-month unpaid sabbatical from professional rugby …

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Saracens’ McCall Provides Positive Update On Farrell’s Recovery

ST. ALBANS, ENGLAND - AUGUST 30: Owen Farrell (L) talks to team mate Schalk Burger during the Saracens training session held on August 30, 2016 in St. Albans, England. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

England and Saracens fly-half Owen Farrell could make his season debut this weekend against Harlequins as the Sarries pivot continues to rehabilitate from a back injury suffered during the summer. Second place Saracens will head to the Stoop on Saturday to take on struggling Quins and director of rugby Mark McCall is hopeful that the 24-year-old playmaker may be ready to make …

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Video: Munster Open New State-Of-The-Art Training Facility In Limerick

Munster have officially opened their brand new High Performance Centre at the University of Limerick as the province prepares to relocate to a new singular training base in Castletroy. The new training centre will see the Munster senior team, as well as the Greencore Munster Rugby Academy, train in Limerick with the province now basing all of their players, coaches and staff at the one facility at UL. Munster had previously trained …

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Watch: Sage Northcutt Simultaneously Insults Mickey Gall And CM Punk

CLEVELAND, OH - SEPTEMBER 10: Mickey Gall celebrates his victory over CM Punk during the UFC 203 event at Quicken Loans Arena on September 10, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Rey Del Rio/Getty Images)

UFC Welterweight Sage Northcutt has said that Mickey Gall’s wins over CM Punk and Mike Jackson were a bit like ‘fighting someone’s dad’ after Gall called out Northcutt following the former’s first round finish over CM Punk at UFC 203. Northcutt questioned the experience and credibility of Gall’s two UFC opponents and said that if he and Gall fight in the …

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Lions Release Stirring Footage Of Alun Wyn Jones Speech Before Third Test In Oz

To commemorate Alun Wyn Jones 31st birthday on Tuesday, the British and Irish Lions have released footage of the Welsh vice captain’s stirring speech before the Lions third and final test against Australia in 2013. With series captain Sam Warburton ruled out with a hamstring tear and former captain Paul O’Connell sidelined with a broken arm, the Welsh lock forward was handed …

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Super Rugby Adds Thursday Night Games In Bid To Increase Attendances

SANZAAR have added Thursday night games to the 2017 Super Rugby season in a bid to try increase attendances after another poor showing at the gates in the 2016 season. Despite the addition of three new teams last season, attendances were still down across the board last term with South Africa only having one team, the Stormers, who filled out over 50% …

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