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  • Neymar wants to stay at PSG despite rumours over his future

    Neymar wants to stay at PSG despite rumours over his future

    Another disappointing season blighted by injury has placed question marks over his future at the Qatari-owned club.French sports daily L'Equipe claimed in Wednesday's edition PSG "would not be opposed to Neymar leaving."

  • Dozens of Roma fans sent home after clashes in Tirana

    Dozens of Roma fans sent home after clashes in Tirana

    The situation remained calm overnight after clashes late Tuesday in which one officer was stabbed while 60 supporters of both sides, the majority of whom were Italians, were arrested, a police official saidThe clashes erupted as police tried to stop a group of Feyenoord fans heading towards an area...

  • Arsenal's Mohamed Elneny signs new contract

    Arsenal's Mohamed Elneny signs new contract

    The Egypt international has scored five goals in 147 appearances since arriving at the Emirates from Swiss club Basel in 2016The length of the 29-year-old's new deal has not been disclosed by the Gunners

  • Chelsea sale gets green light from UK government

    Chelsea sale gets green light from UK government

    A consortium led by Boehly, a co-owner of baseball's Los Angeles Dodgers, had agreed a record deal to buy the club from Abramovich earlier this monthThe Russian put Chelsea on the market in early March, just before he was sanctioned by Britain following Russia's invasion of Ukraine

  • Angry fans auction off Ibrahimovic's nose on eBay

    Angry fans auction off Ibrahimovic's nose on eBay

    The statue's nose was sawn off in December 2019, with the feet going the following month, causing it to collapse against the barrier protecting itMalmo FF fans said they had put three replicas of the original nose - which is still missing - up for auction "because choosing money over love can cost y...

  • Shot grandmother, acted alone: police profile Texas gunman

    Shot grandmother, acted alone: police profile Texas gunman

    The 18-year-old, who died when police tried to arrest him, was a US citizen and a student in Uvalde, a small community near the Mexican border where the tragedy took place.A mugshot of Ramos that circulated in local media showed a young man with brown hair, looking in front of him with an expression...

  • Gunman kills 19 children at Texas elementary school

    Gunman kills 19 children at Texas elementary school

    The attack in Uvalde -- a small community about an hour from the Mexican border -- was the deadliest US school shooting in years, and the latest in a spree of bloody gun violence across America."It's time to turn this pain into action for every parent, for every citizen of this country," Biden said,...

  • Kenya and Zimbabwe excluded from 2023 AFCON over FIFA ban

    Kenya and Zimbabwe excluded from 2023 AFCON over FIFA ban

    Winners and runners-up in the 12 groups qualify for the finals at six venues in the Ivory Coast on dates to be announced during June and July next year.

  • Injured Olympic champion Jacobs to miss Eugene Diamond League

    Injured Olympic champion Jacobs to miss Eugene Diamond League

    Jacobs also pulled out on the day of the Nairobi meeting earlier this month due to intestinal problems.

  • Djokovic wins on Slam return as Nadal strolls, Osaka out at French Open

    Djokovic wins on Slam return as Nadal strolls, Osaka out at French Open

    The world number one, who turned 35 on Sunday, converted eight of 18 break points against Nishioka under the roof on Court Philippe Chatrier on a rain-interrupted day.