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Community Shield: Read How And Why Arsenal Beat 10-Man Chelsea (See Photos)

Alvaro Morata and Thibaut Courtois missed penalties as Arsenal won the Community Shield with a dramatic 4-1 shootout victory over 10-man Chelsea.   The season curtain-raiser between Premier League champions Chelsea and FA Cup winners Arsenal finished 1-1 after Sead Kolasinac, two minutes after Pedro was shown a straight red card, cancelled out Victor Moses’ opener at Wembley.   An ...

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London IAAF World Championships: 3 Nigerians qualify for women’s 400m

Nigeria’s Yinka Ajayi, Patience Okon-George and Margaret Bamgbose have qualified for Monday’s women’s 400m semi-finals at the ongoing International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships in London. In Heat 2 of the race, Shaunae Miller-Uibo of Bahrain placed first with a time of 50:97secs at the championships. Meanwhile Jamaica’s Stephenie Ann Mcpherson placed second with 51:27secs, while Ajayi came ...

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Chelsea baffled at claims Diego Costa is being forced out by Antonio Conte

Chelsea have described claims head coach Antonio Conte is forcing striker Diego Costa out of the club as “just nonsense”. The 28-year-old’s lawyer, Ricardo Cardoso, told Spanish news agency EFE on Thursday that his client intended to ‘formally request a transfer’ and also threatened Chelsea with legal action. Costa has been told he is surplus to requirements at Stamford Bridge – a decision ...

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Finally, Neymar Unveiled By PSG After Record Deal

Neymar is unveiled alongside PSG president Nasser Al-Khelaifi   Neymar, the world’s most expensive footballer, said money was never the motivating factor in his record 222 million-euro (200 million pounds)transfer from Barcelona to Paris St Germain.   The Brazilian forward told a news conference on his arrival in the French capital that he was motivated by the desire for a new ...

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DONE DEAL! Neymar: Paris St-Germain sign Barcelona forward for world record 222m euros

Paris St-Germain have signed Brazil forward Neymar for a world record fee of 222m euros (£200m) from Barcelona.   The deal for the 25-year-old smashes the previous record set when Paul Pogba returned to Manchester United from Juventus for £89m in August 2016.   He will earn 45m euros (£40.7m) a year – 865,000 euros (£782,000) a week – before tax from ...

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Wladimir Klitschko retires and will not fight Anthony Joshua in rematch

Wladimir Klitschko lost a thrilling heavyweight bout to Anthony Joshua at Wembley Stadium in April     Former heavyweight world champion Wladimir Klitschko has retired from boxing – ruling out a rematch with Britain’s Anthony Joshua.   The Ukrainian, 41, was knocked out in the 11th round by current champion Joshua at Wembley Stadium in April.   Joshua, 27, had hoped Klitschko ...

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Leicester sign Kelechi Iheanacho from Manchester City on a five-year deal

Leicester have signed forward Kelechi Iheanacho from Manchester City. According to Sky Sports News,   the Foxes have paid £25m for the 20-year-old, who has penned a five-year deal at the King Power.   He becomes manager Craig Shakespeare’s fourth major signing of the summer following the arrivals of Harry Maguire, Vicente Iborra and Eldin Jakupovic. Olika Reporters understands City have the option ...

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