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The UFC’s Pound-For-Pound Rankings Reimagined As A League Table

We restructured the UFC’s official pound-for-pound rankings by measuring form and performance within the last five years in a format similar to a football league-table. Before we get into things, let’s lay down the ground-rules. Scores will be allocated to fighters based on the results they have achieved in their careers within the last five years – or since the …

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Emiliano Sala Plane Wreckage Has Been Located

The plane at the centre of the search for footballer Emiliano Sala has been found. The aircraft, containing Cardiff City signing Sala and pilot David Ibbotson, went missing over the English Channel on January 21. Having flown from Nantes, where Sala played for the Ligue 1 namesake club, the flight was the subject of an intensive three day search by Guernsey …

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12 Quick Conclusions From Manchester City’s 3-1 Win Over Arsenal

After a shocking defeat to Newcastle in midweek, Premier League champions Manchester City righted the ship against Arsenal at the Etihad. Following Liverpool’s surprising draw against Leicester, City have now thrown down the gauntlet to the Reds, who lead by just two points with a game in hand. They visit West Ham on Monday night in the knowledge that they …

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Roy Keane: “I Was Intense Because I Was Fighting For My Life”

Roy Keane

Former Republic of Ireland player and assistant manager, Roy Keane, sat down with ex-Munster star, Donncha O’Callaghan to discuss life after retirement for a new Virgin Media documentary entitled, ‘Game Over: True Lives’.  During the interview, Keane, who is set to join up again with Martin O’Neill at Nottingham Forrest, discussed a range of topics including his attitude as a player, adjusting to …

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Confirmed: Neymar To Miss Both Legs Of United Clash

Neymar

Neymar will miss both legs of Paris Saint-Germain’s upcoming Champions League last-16 tie against Manchester United after the French club confirmed on Tuesday that the world’s most expensive player would be out for 10 weeks with a metatarsal injury. However, Neymar will not undergo an operation, with PSG saying the Brazilian had instead agreed on “a conservative treatment” that could …

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The FPL Fairy Outlines The Key Picks For Gameweek 24

Gameweek 24

The FPL Fairy is back with his top picks ahead of the Gameweek 24 deadline. _____ Gameweek 23 finished with an average points score of 53 across the 6.1m FPL managers and the highest points scoring player was surprisingly Newcastle’s Fabian Schär with a massive 21 points. Mohamed Salah was the most selected captain in the gameweek and he repaid …

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Gerrard Proud As Rangers Revive Title Bid Against Livingston

Steven Gerrard got the response he was looking for as Rangers bounced back from a midweek defeat by Kilmarnock with a 3-0 win at Livingston on Sunday that reignited their Scottish Premiership title bid. Ryan Jack gave Rangers a 30th-minute lead before second-half goals from Ryan Kent and Alfredo Morelos made the points safe for the visitors. Victory left Rangers …

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Reported Arsenal Target Hands In Transfer Request To Inter Milan

Croatian World Cup runner-up Ivan Perisic has handed in a transfer request to Inter Milan, the Italian club’s director Giuseppe Marotta confirmed on Sunday. “Perisic has asked to leave but there is no offer for him. We will see in the coming days,” Inter director Marotta told Sky Sports Italia. “Many players ask for a transfer. Perisic has expressed this …

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