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Kieran Sadlier Leaves Cork City For England

Popular midfielder Kieran Sadlier has departed Cork City in favour of an English League One side. Doncaster Rovers announced the signing of the 24-year-old on an 18 month contract, citing their delight after a raft of clubs were in the hunt for his signature. NEWS | #DRFC have completed the signing of exciting forward Kieran Sadlier after beating a number …

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Chelsea Suspend Four Fans After Sterling Racial Abuse Row

Chelsea have suspended four people from attending their matches while the club carries out an investigation into allegations Manchester City star Raheem Sterling was racially abused during Saturday’s Premier League clash. Television cameras apparently caught a Chelsea fan aiming racist abuse at England winger Sterling during the Blues’ 2-0 win over City at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea and the British police …

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‘Try Something New, Come To Italy,’ Ronaldo Urges Messi

Cristiano Ronaldo has urged long-time rival Lionel Messi to be more like him and push his limits by challenging himself in another league than Spain. “I’d like him to come to Italy one day. I hope he accepts the challenge like me, but if he’s happy there then I respect that,” Ronaldo told the Italian press on Monday. The two …

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River Edge Out Boca After Extra Time To Win Copa Libertadores

River Plate won the Copa Libertadores by beating their fiercest rivals Boca Juniors 3-1 after extra time on Sunday, bringing an end to a final tainted by violence and moved more than six thousand miles away from Argentina. Boca took the lead through Dario Benedetto but Lucas Pratto equalised before Juan Quintero and Gonzalo Martinez both scored in extra time …

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Matt Doherty Scores Injury-Time Winner Against Newcastle

Matt Doherty snatched victory deep into stoppage time as 10-man Newcastle succumbed to a 2-1 defeat against Wolves at James’ Park on Sunday. The Magpies looked to have claimed a hard-earned point despite having DeAndre Yedlin sent off in the 57th minute but wing-back Doherty headed the visitors to a second straight victory in the fourth minute of added time. …

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Grief-Stricken Sancho Shoots Dortmund Nine Points Clear

Bereaved Jadon Sancho fired Borussia Dortmund nine points clear at the top of the Bundesliga on Saturday with a late winner in a 2-1 derby triumph at Schalke, while a Robert Lewandowski double against Nuremberg lifted champions Bayern Munich up to second. England winger Sancho, whose grandmother passed away in mid-week, slotted the winner 15 minutes from time in Gelsenkirchen …

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Chelsea Launch Investigation Into Racist Abuse Aimed At Sterling

Chelsea and the Metropolitan Police confirmed they are investigating an incident of alleged racist abuse aimed at Manchester City’s Raheem Sterling during Chelsea’s 2-0 win on Saturday. Twitter users highlighted a first-half incident when a supporter appeared to abuse Sterling as he retrieved the ball near Chelsea supporters. A Chelsea spokesman said: “We’re aware of reports and video footage. We …

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Liverpool Are New League Leaders After City’s First Defeat

A real shift has occurred atop the Premier League table. Not for the first time, Liverpool won in their early kickoff, putting them top temporarily at least. Mohamed Salah bagged his first hat-trick of the season as the Reds routed Bournemouth 4-0. This result has frequently been followed by a Manchester City win, as the champions tighten their grip on …

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