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Champions League: Allegri’s Juventus Will Be Formidable Opposition For Any Team

TURIN, ITALY - MARCH 14: The players of the Juventus celebrate a victory at the end of the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between Juventus and FC Porto at Juventus Stadium on March 14, 2017 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Marco Luzzani/Getty Images)

Then there was eight. The Champions League quarter-finals will consist of Barcelona, Real Madrid, Bayern Munich, Juventus, Atletico Madrid, Borussia Dortmund, Monaco and Leicester City. The group stages of Europe’s premier club competition generally tend to be predictable with a lot of one sided games as the cannon fodder is annually exposed of. This season has been no different but …

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Could Manu Tuilagi End Up Becoming England’s Forgotten Man?

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 12: Manu Tuilagi of England smiles after the RBS Six Nations match between England and Wales at Twickenham Stadium on March 12, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Leicester Tigers centre Manu Tuilagi has been dogged by injury for well over a year and has only earned one appearance for England since Eddie Jones took over from Stuart Lancaster. It looks as though the place of a physical centre has been filled in Jones’ squad by Australian-born Worcester centre Ben Te’o. The 25-year-old is a hugely influential presence …

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Watch: Roy Keane Savages Jamie Vardy, Man City And The Standard Of The Premier League

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Roy Keane was on punditry duty on Wednesday night once again to analyse the week’s Champions League action, and he had much to discuss. The Republic of Ireland assistant manager was, as usual, part of ITV’s Champions League highlights analysis team in a week where Leicester progressed against Sevilla but Manchester City surrendered a two-goal lead to get knocked out …

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England Watch: Which Players Are Pushing For International Honours?

After last weekend’s round of the Aviva Premiership, a number of up-and-coming and fringe England-qualified players made their mark in the latest series of exciting matches in the country’s top domestic competition. We take a look at the individuals giving Eddie Jones and the rest of his coaching team something to think about. Top EQP Tacklers Exeter Chiefs’ 34-15 triumph …

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Adam Lallana Issues Rallying Cry Ahead Of Massive Arsenal Clash

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 27: Adam Lallana of Liverpool gives a thumbs up as he is substituted during the Premier League match between Liverpool and Stoke City at Anfield on December 27, 2016 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Adam Lallana has called on his struggling Liverpool teammates to ‘man up’ as Arsenal come to town on Saturday evening in what will be a crucial encounter and will go a long way in deciding if this season will be considered a success for Jurgen Klopp’s men. Champions League qualification is a must for Liverpool this season as Klopp continues his …

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England Watch: Which Players Are Pushing For International Honours?

After another exciting round of Premiership action, we pick out the best England-qualified players from last weekend and look at the key stats across the six fixtures. Top EQP Tacklers Brad Barritt Saracens 23 Thomas Waldrom Exeter 21 Dom Barrow Leicester 19 Elliot Stooke Bath 19 Ross Batty Bath 18 Premiership champions Saracens put a disappointing few weeks behind them …

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The Biggest Aviva Premiership Signings For Next Season So Far

BATH, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 13: George Ford of Bath issues instructions during the Aviva Premiership match between Bath and London Welsh at the Recreation Ground on September 13, 2014 in Bath, England. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

The Aviva Premiership is one of the best leagues in the world and attracts some of the best players from abroad. Here are the biggest transfers for next season already confirmed: The biggest story is the end of the George Ford transfer saga, as he moves from Bath to old club Leicester Tigers, with Freddie Burns moving the other way. …

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