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Antoine Griezmann Opens Up On His Long-Running Grudge With Arsenal And Arsene Wenger

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While Antoine Griezmann continues to flutter his eyelashes at Manchester United, he has also revealed which Premier League club he would never sign for. In his new book “Behind the Smile. The life of the Little Prince as Told by Himself,” the French international suggests that signing for Man United in the future is still a possibility despite turning them …

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Twitter Reacts As Japan Hold France To A Draw In Paris

Japan scored one of the most famous upsets in rugby history in 2015, as they pipped South Africa by two points at the death of an enthralling group-stage game at the World Cup. On Saturday night, the rugby minnows almost pulled off another shock win against France at the U Arena in Paris. The sides scored a penalty a piece …

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‘Couldn’t Negotiate A Piss Up In A Brewery’ – Senator Blasts Failed World Cup Bid

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The fall-out from Ireland’s failed bid to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup has continued today, after yesterday’s announcement that France will stage the tournament. The Irish were the lowest ranked country in the official World Rugby recommendation last month, and yesterday received the fewest votes from the council members. Ireland were favourites throughout the process, and many stretched so far …

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The 2023 Rugby World Cup Host Has Been Announced

TOKYO, JAPAN - NOVEMBER 02: Webb Ellis Cup is seen during the Rugby World Cup 2019 match schedule announcement at Grand Prince Hotel Shin Takanawa on November 2, 2017 in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by Matt Roberts - World Rugby/World Rugby via Getty Images)

Today, World Rugby has announced that the 2023 World Cup will be hosted by France.  Following the official recommendation two weeks ago that the tournament should be hosted by South Africa, Ireland and France had vowed to keep fighting until the fat lady was in full voice. That is very much the case today, as the governing body have announced that France have …

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