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  • Guardiola warns Man City stars: If you're not fit, danger is coming

    Guardiola warns Man City stars: If you're not fit, danger is coming

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    Guardiola warns Man City stars: If you're not fit, danger is coming

    After Gael Clichy revealed unfit players have been banned from Manchester City training, Pep Guardiola has explained his reasons. …

  • Rodriguez staying at Real, Pogba still a target: Zidane

    Rodriguez staying at Real, Pogba still a target: Zidane

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    Rodriguez staying at Real, Pogba still a target: Zidane

    (Reuters) - Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has ended speculation regarding the future of Colombian international James Rodriguez by confirming the 25-year-old winger will remain at the club. Reports in England and Spain linked Rodriguez, who joined Real from Monaco shortly after the 2014 World Cup, with a move to the Premier League this summer, with Manchester United among the clubs keen to acquire his services. Speaking ahead of his team's opening pre-season game against Paris …

  • Ukraine wrestler Belenyuk grapples prejudice, funding woes before Rio

    Ukraine wrestler Belenyuk grapples prejudice, funding woes before Rio

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    Ukraine wrestler Belenyuk grapples prejudice, funding woes before Rio

    Taunted as a child over his Rwandese background, Greco-Roman wrestler Zhan Belenyuk has shrugged off the insults to become one of Ukraine's leading Olympic medal hopes. Belenyuk grew up in the Ukrainian capital and proudly went on to represent his homeland. As elsewhere in the former Soviet Union, racism has marked sporting events in Ukraine however. …

  • Price tag doesn't make me automatic United choice - Mkhitaryan

    Price tag doesn't make me automatic United choice - Mkhitaryan

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    Price tag doesn't make me automatic United choice - Mkhitaryan

    (Reuters) - Midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan acknowledges his hefty price tag does not guarantee him a starting place at Manchester United and is prepared to fight for a spot in manager Jose Mourinho's first team. Mkhitaryan, who was voted Bundesliga Players' Player of the Season in the previous campaign, joined from Borussia Dortmund earlier this month for a transfer fee estimated at 30 million pounds ($39.32 million) by the British media. "It doesn't matter if they buy me for, I don't know, 38 …

  • Mkhitaryan prepares to prove himself at United

    Mkhitaryan prepares to prove himself at United

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    Mkhitaryan prepares to prove himself at United

    Henrikh Mkhitaryan says his price tag is no guarantee that he will start every Manchester United game under Jose Mourinho. …