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The 25-year-old signed a long-term contract with the Reds after undergoing a physical examination and completing the formalities of his switch at Melwood on Thursday. We are really happy to have him here now. Liverpool's first game of the new Premier League season is against West Ham on August 12. "I understand we have excellent players".
  • Game, Set, Marathon: Anderson Wins Record-Shattering Wimbledon Semifinal

    Game, Set, Marathon: Anderson Wins Record-Shattering Wimbledon Semifinal

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    While Nadal hasn't really been off the scene at all, Djokovic is ending a string of five straight majors in which he didn't play a semifinal match - his longest such stretch since 2006. And he made it clear Grand Slam tournament organisers should consider a rule change - perhaps introducing a tie-break at 6-6 - to make the deciding set of five-set matches less gruelling.
  • Trump blames ‘double negative’ for furor over Putin meeting

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    President Donald Trump , facing an onslaught of bipartisan fury over his glowing remarks about Vladimir Putin , said more than 24 hours afterward that he had misspoken during his news conference with the autocratic Russian leader. "We understand the Russian threat", McConnell said, assuring them it is "the widespread view here in the U.S. Senate among members of both parties".
  • Twitter reacts as France takes the cup

    Twitter reacts as France takes the cup

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    The full L'Equipe player ratings can be found below. Those of us in Croatia , however, have every reason to be proud of their unbelievable team this tournament, who marched to the top with determination, heart, and their incredible ability to come together as one.
  • Dejan Lovren Says He's One Of The Best Defenders In The World

    Dejan Lovren Says He's One Of The Best Defenders In The World

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    Now with my national team we are in the final of the World Cup . Having faced the defeat recently in the Champions League final between Liverpool and Real Madrid this season, Lovren has another shot to answer his critiques in the World Cup final on Sunday.
  • JUST IN: Serena Williams into her 10th Wimbledon final

    JUST IN: Serena Williams into her 10th Wimbledon final

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    Arguably the greatest female player in tennis history, Williams is a 23-time Grand Slam champion who transformed her sport forever. "It's insane. I don't even know how to feel". Saturday night's Wimbledon final between the record-chasing Williams and smiling assassin Angelique Kerber could scarcely feature two more contrasting characters.
  • Wimbledon - Roger Federer squanders huge lead against Kevin Anderson

    Wimbledon - Roger Federer squanders huge lead against Kevin Anderson

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    Honestly, I think I love being around here. It's one of those average days you have to try to win the match, and I just couldn't get it done today. "I felt I was playing better tennis, so that was motivating for me as well to keep at it", said Florida-based Anderson who is applying for USA citizenship.
  • Anderson beats Isner in record-breaking six-hour semi-final

    Anderson beats Isner in record-breaking six-hour semi-final

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    South African Kevin Anderson won the second-longest match in Wimbledon history by outlasting American John Isner to reach the men's final. The No. Isner, who lost his second-round match in 2010 because he could barely move after beating Mahut, agreed. "I've known John for such a long time, he is a great guy".
  • Sarri agrees terms with Chelsea to succeed Conte

    Sarri agrees terms with Chelsea to succeed Conte

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    Chelsea began a terse, four-sentence statement on its website, " Chelsea Football Club and Antonio Conte have parted company". That has seemingly resulted in both parties looking to speed up a new appointment and according to Sky in Italy , Sarri has agreed to move to the Premier League .
  • Louisville takes Papa John's off name of Cardinal Stadium

    Louisville takes Papa John's off name of Cardinal Stadium

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    The decision came Thursday morning by AMB Sports & Entertainment which owns the teams and oversees the operations at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. No, and late Thursday evening, the Houston Astros showed that it's possible to get this right - at least insofar as standing behind Papa John's as a corporate partner can be described as right.
  • I don’t fear for my England T20 career, says Joe Root

    I don’t fear for my England T20 career, says Joe Root

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    It was Kuldeep's magnificent bowling display before which the English batting line-up succumbed and later, Rohit and skipper Virat Kohli (75) helped India overcome the 269-run target easily. The Indian opener further expressed that the ODI series could possibly see high-scoring games but his side's sole aim was to play good cricket. Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow and Joe Root have been sent back to the pavilion within no time and suddenly from a comfortable 73-1, England slipped to 82-3 in ...
  • Arsenal boss Unai Emery says: My squad is complete - at the moment

    Arsenal boss Unai Emery says: My squad is complete - at the moment

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    Aubameyang was filmed last week breaking an Arsenal record in a one-legged tripple jump test but is looks as though he is finding other elements of Emery's regime a little tougher to handle judging by his latest tweet. "But at the moment, I do not know the names". "To sign [a player] in the next month?" "We will only sign another player if there is an opportunity to bring in that one player, or two players".
  • Manchester United to battle Barça for Chelsea's Willian

    Manchester United to battle Barça for Chelsea's Willian

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    Willian's departure would surely annoy Chelsea fans, as the Brazilian is one of the most liked performers in the squad. "He likes me a lot and I like him a lot as a coach and as a person". McGarry further added, "Barcelona is looking to strengthen because they know Real Madrid are looking to strengthen significantly". "Manchester came to me, they talked with my agent, but nothing happened, because Chelsea would not negotiate me in any way and I'm very happy at Chelsea ".
  • Twitter reacts to Croatia crushing England's SWC dreams

    Twitter reacts to Croatia crushing England's SWC dreams

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    Mario Mandzukic scores the extra-time victor in the 109th minute to break English hearts. An early goal was not enough to stop Croatia from eliminating England's dream of reaching the final of the World Cup for the first time since 1966.
  • Warrior Nadal downs Del Potro in thriller to reach semi-finals

    Warrior Nadal downs Del Potro in thriller to reach semi-finals

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    In a 4hr 48min tug of war, Nadal overcame Del Potro 7-5, 6-7 (7), 4-6, 6-4, 6-4 to reach his first Wimbledon semi-final since 2011. In a four-set match that went on for two hours and 35 minutes, the 12-time Grand Slam title victor, and three-time Wimbledon champion, was in control despite dropping the second set.
  • General Conte takes charge of Chelsea training 15 hours ago

    General Conte takes charge of Chelsea training 15 hours ago

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    City are understood to value Jorginho at around £35m, but Napoli initially wanted to take closer to £53m for him. An agreement in principle is in place to bring Sarri to West London, but Chelsea still need to work with Napoli to secure his release from his contract.