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More controversy at Stratford

Stratford crowds again enjoyed drama in the race and the stewards’ room. For the second time in little more than a couple of months, the location of Stratford’s water jump was once again at the centre of a controversial stewards’…

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Saturday at Roland Garros

Andy Murray back in action at the French Open Andy Murray returns to action in Paris on Saturday when he should face his toughest test yet against Philipp Kohlschreiber in the third round of the French Open. Murray has dropped…

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Celtic fan jailed after racism

Celtic fan jailed after racially abusing Sone Aluko (above) and El Hadji Diouf A Celtic fan has been jailed for a year after being found guilty of posting racist comments online about two former Rangers players. Declan McCuish entered a…

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Quiros makes Masters move

Alvaro Quiros: Tied at the top in Sweden Alvaro Quiros carded the best round of the day at the Nordea Masters in Malmo to take a share of the halfway lead with Victor Dubuisson and Eddie Pepperell.. Spaniard Quiros was…

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Dutch formation excites Wesley

Wesley Sneijder: Excited by new Dutch formation Wesley Sneijder is excited by the prospect of testing Holland’s new 5-3-2 formation against World Cup rivals Ghana in Saturday’s friendly in Rotterdam. Coach Louis van Gaal has opted for a 5-3-2 system…

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Copenhagen sign Nilsson

Per Nilsson: Signed a three-year deal with FC Copenhagen FC Copenhagen have completed the free transfer of defender Per Nilsson following Nurnberg’s relegation from the Bundesliga. The 31-year-old made 20 league appearances in Germany last season, but was unable to…

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Gracia named new Malaga coach

Javi Gracia: Named as the new manager of Malaga Malaga have named Javi Gracia as their new coach on a two-year contract. Gracia, who will be presented by the Andalusian club next Tuesday, replaces Bernd Schuster, who recently left Malaga…

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Ronaldo to miss Greece game

Cristiano Ronaldo: Misses Greece friendly Cristiano Ronaldo will miss Portugal’s friendly against Greece with a muscle injury. The Real Madrid forward, who played the full 120 minutes of the Champions League final last Saturday, missed training on Friday with a…

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Garcia pens new Roma deal

Rudi Garcia: New three-year contract Rudi Garcia has been rewarded for guiding Roma to a second-placed finish in Serie A with a new three-year contract. The French coach arrived in Rome last summer after spending five years with Lille –…

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Rotherham agree Derbyshire deal

Matt Derbyshire: Headed to the New York Stadium Rotherham United have completed the signing of former Nottingham Forest striker Matt Derbyshire. Free agent Derbyshire, released by the Reds this month, has agreed a two-year deal with the Championship newcomers and…

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