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Bundee Aki And Tyler Bleyendaal Are Training With Ireland This Week

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Joe Schmidt has this week gathered his Irish side for a training camp in Kildare’s Carton House before the players return to their clubs for the new season. The world’s number three side will take on South Africa, Fiji and Argentina in November and may have a new name to call upon with Bundee Aki soon eligible for citizenship. The Connacht …

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Watch: Wayne Rooney Scores His 200th Premier League Goal

The renaissance of Wayne Rooney’s career continues apace, as the Everton man put his local side ahead against Manchester City. The former Manchester United star looked destined for a lucrative yet subdued swansong when he returned to Everton during the summer. His decline in goalscoring and influence was evident in his fraught latter years at Old Trafford, but Everton boss …

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Carl Frampton Confirms Split With Manager Barry McGuigan

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 27: Carl Frampton looks on prior to the World Super-Bantamweight title contest against Scott Quigg at Manchester Arena on February 27, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Carl Frampton has confirmed today that he has split with manager Barry McGuigan after a successful relationship with the Clones Cyclone. The former world champion is eager to return to Belfast for a fight in the near future, after his bout with Andres Gutierez was cancelled. Today, the Jackal has released a statement confirming the news. “I can confirm that I …

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Premier League: Winners And Losers As Chelsea Finally Wake Up

20th August 2017, Wembley Stadium, London, England; EPL Premier League football, Tottenham Hotspur versus Chelsea; Chelsea Manager Antonio Conte celebrates the 1-2 win (Photo by Shaun Brooks/Action Plus via Getty Images)

It’s only week two of the new Premier League season and three of the self-styled ‘Big Six’ have already suffered their first defeat of the campaign. Chelsea woke up at Wembley, Manchester United continued to swat away all before them and Arsenal…did an Arsenal. It’s your weekly Premier League winners and losers. Winners: Chelsea. Injuries, suspensions, defeat to Burnley last week, …

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Five Reasons Why Manchester United Fans Are Right To Be Excited By The Reds’ Start

Manchester United's French midfielder Paul Pogba (R) celebrates with Manchester United's Belgian striker Romelu Lukaku (L) scoring the team's fourth goal during the English Premier League football match between Swansea City and Manchester United at The Liberty Stadium in Swansea, south Wales on August 19, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Geoff CADDICK / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE. No use with unauthorized audio, video, data, fixture lists, club/league logos or 'live' services. Online in-match use limited to 75 images, no video emulation. No use in betting, games or single club/league/player publications. / (Photo credit should read GEOFF CADDICK/AFP/Getty Images)

While it may only have been West Ham and Swansea, Manchester United fans are already getting very excited about the new season. There’s an inevitable amount of embarrassment that comes with predicting success based on two performances but, such has been the comprehensiveness of their successive 4-0 wins, supporters are right to be feeling optimistic. And here’s why. Paul Pogba …

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Watch: Worrying Footage Suggests Sonny Bill Williams Was Knocked Out Vs Australia

This doesn’t look too good for Sonny Bill Williams… Having received a red card against the Lions during their tour of New Zealand in the summer, there was some concern about Sonny Bill Williams’ future as an All Black. However, having served a four-match suspension, the centre was recalled to the All Blacks team for Saturday’s Rugby Championship match against the …

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The Star Performers From Saturday’s Premier League Action

SWANSEA, WALES - AUGUST 19: Henrikh Mkhitaryan of Manchester United in action with Roque Mesa of Swansea City during the Premier League match between Swansea City and Manchester United at Liberty Stadium on August 19, 2017 in Swansea, Wales. (Photo by John Peters/Man Utd via Getty Images)

Saturday’s Premier League action saw the day end with Manchester United on top of the table after their 4-0 victory away to Swansea. With wins for United, Liverpool, Watford, West Brom, Southampton, Leicester – and Stoke’s defeat of Arsenal – we pick out the star men from today’s entertainment. Henrikh Mkhitaryan – Manchester United Two games into the new campaign – …

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