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Liverpool Confirm Anfield Stand Will Be Renamed After Club Legend

On Wednesday evening, Liverpool confirmed that the club is set to rename Anfield’s Centenary Stand after club legend Kenny Dalglish. It is a move that has become common in English football with Manchester United naming a stand in honour of Sir Alex Ferguson back in 2013. Unlike Fergie however, Dalglish not only managed Liverpool on two seperate occasions, he also …

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Great News For Manchester United As Pogba, Mata And Two Centre Backs Declared Fit For Celta Tie

Jose Mourinho has just confirmed some massively positive news for Manchester United supporters… On Sunday afternoon, Manchester United fans looked on in dismay as their back line featured two wingers at fullback, while a midfielder and a right back occupied the centre of their defence. In recent weeks, Jose Mourinho has seen Marcus Rojo, Luke Shaw and Zlatan Ibrahimovic suffering …

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Roy Keane Goes To Town On Manchester United & Liverpool’s Seasons

Not exactly one to hold his tongue, speaking at an event on Monday afternoon, Roy Keane absolutely slated Manchester United and Liverpool’s seasons over the weekend. Speaking at ‘Show Racism the Red Card‘, Keane was asked if he felt trophies were being devalued by the current obsession with Champions League qualification and finishing in the top four. Blunt and forthright …

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Watch: Tyson Fury Explains How A 20-Year-Old Anthony Joshua Almost Knocked Him Out

Another classic yarn from Tyson Fury… After Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko battled out a heavyweight classic in Wembley Stadium on Saturday night, boxing fans around the world have turned their attention to who the young champion will fight next. Although Joshua currently has three clear options on the table in the form of Deontay Wilder, Wladimir Klitschko and Tyson …

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Watch: Shocking Scenes In French Rugby Match As Red Carded Player KO’s Referee

Well, here’s a lifetime ban if we ever saw one… Shocking footage emerged online on Friday morning after a Junior cup match between French sides Saint-Esteve and Toulouse turned very, very ugly. Having received a red card 25 minutes into the semifinal clash, a Saint-Esteve player completely lost his head landing an unprovoked, vicious blow on referee Benjamin Casty. The …

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Big News For Irish Boxing As Bernard Dunne Is Confirmed As High Performance Director

Some hugely positive news for Irish boxing was announced on Thursday as the Irish Athletic Boxing Association confirmed that Bernard Dunne will be taking charge as the new High Performance Director for the sport in Ireland. ______ Full Press Release on Bernard Dunne’s appointment as High Performance Director: The Irish Athletic Boxing Association (“IABA”) confirmed Bernard Dunne’s appointment as High Performance …

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Bundee Aki Charged After Poor Behaviour Towards Referee During Leinster Clash

Bundee Aki is in seriously hot water for his behaviour during Connacht’s clash with Leinster… Bundee Aki has been formally charged with misconduct by the Pro12 for inappropriately questioning referee Ian Davies on multiple occasions during Connacht’s loss to Leinster two weeks ago. Bundee Aki charged with misconduct as a result of behaviour/remarks toward referee during and immediately after Connacht …

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Watch: When Jose Aldo KO’d Cub Swanson In Seven Seconds

On Saturday evening, Cub Swanson made light work of Artem Lobov before declaring that he will now turn his attention to getting a featherweight title shot. Jose Aldo and Max Holloway are due to face off in the UFC 212 main event in June and, given the form that Cub Swanson is in, there is every possibility that the winner …

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Paul Merson Broke Down Discussing The Tragic Passing Of The Legendary Ugo Ehiogu

Paul Merson was extremely emotional discussing the tragic passing of his friend and former teammate, Ugo Ehiogu. On Thursday afternoon, the horrible news broke that former Premier League footballer Ugo Ehoigu had been rushed to hospital after collapsing at Tottenham’s training centre. The 44-year-old was Spurs’ Under-23’s coach and despite receiving medical attention both on site and after being taken …

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Watch: Despite Late Winner, Roy Keane Ripped Into Marcus Rashford After United vs Anderlecht

Roy Keane is certainly a hard man to please… With Manchester United struggling in extra time against Anderlecht in their Europa League quarter final tie, Marcus Rashford popped up with an excellent individual effort to send Mourinho’s side into the semis. Picking up the ball in the box, Rashford turned two defenders brilliantly before drilling a fine effort into the …

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Watch: John Kavanagh Says Joe Rogan’s UFC 202 Commentary Misrepresented The Reality Of The Fight

Speaking on The MMA Hour after Conor McGregor’s rematch with Nate Diaz at UFC 202, John Kavanagh explained how the UFC’s commentary did not accurately reflect what actually went down inside the octagon. During Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz’s infamous war at UFC 202, the momentum seemed to shift on multiple occasions with both fighters looking to be in complete …

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