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    ANTHONY MARTIAL has gone from being one of the few up for sale to one of the most impressive during Manchester United's pre-season tour. His inconsistencies over the last seven years sums up his time at Old Trafford. 2Anthony Martial is set to feature heavily this campaignCredit: Getty 2The Frenchman has impressed during pre-season for UnitedCredit: Reuters But he has another chance to revive his United career under another manager, who is known for his possession-based style of play and to have the striker as the focal point of the system. This is something that the Frenchman desires, to be at the heart of the team, using his technical ability to hold up play and bringing the wide players into the game. He has shown that he has a really good understanding with both Jadon Sancho and Marcus Rashford. There has never been a doubt of Martial’s capability, but more towards his mentality and how he has the tendency to allow matches to pass by without being a positive influence. Read More On Man UtdRED DEVILS LATEST Ronaldo...
    MANCHESTER UNITED return to pre-season action THIS TUESDAY where they'll going toe-to-toe with Premier League rivals Crystal Palace in Melbourne. Erik Ten Hag's tenure in the hot seat has got off to a phenomenal start. 2Manchester United annihilated Melbourne Victory in a pre-season friendlyCredit: Getty 2Wilfried Zaha ensured Manchester United ended their 2021/22 season with a lossCredit: AP The Red Devils followed up their emphatic opening pre-season win over Liverpool with a 4-1 triumph against Melbourne Victory on Friday. However, United face another tough task in a Crystal Palace side who will be eager to put their recent loss behind them. And the Eagles should store some confidence as they defeated Manchester United on the final day of the 2021/22 season. What time does Manchester United vs Crystal Palace kick off? Manchester United's mouth-watering clash with Crystal Palace will take place on Tuesday, July 19. It is scheduled to kick off at 11:10am UK time - 8:10pm local time. The historic Melbourne Cricket Ground in Australia is the allocated arena and it can hold a staggering 100,000 fans....
    CRISTIANO RONALDO was a no-show at Carrington on the last day of training before Manchester United jet off on their pre-season tour. The 37-year-old has not returned to United's HQ since sensationally asking to leave the club last weekend. 10Erik ten Hag pictured arriving at Carrington this morningCredit: Eamonn and James Clarke 10Harry Maguire was pictured behind the wheel of a Range RoverCredit: Eamonn and James Clarke 10Cristiano Ronaldo did not show up at the last United training session before they jet off on their pre-season tourCredit: Getty Erik ten Hag and his squad were pictured rolling through the doors this morning in an assortment of fancy motors. But again Ronaldo was nowhere to be seen. The superstar forward did not return on Monday after his summer break due to family reasons. And now he has missed the final training session before tomorrow's flight to Bangkok and Tuesday's clash against Liverpool. Read More On Man UtdUNITED LATEST Man Utd in '£51m Antony BID', Frenkie de Jong transfer delay explained Boss Ten Hag was pictured...
    GERARD PIQUE remains fully focused on returning in time for Barcelona's pre-season despite his shock break-up with pop star Shakira. The Colombian singer confirmed their separation in a statement via her publicist following an-11 year relationship that saw them having two children together. 2Barcelona star Gerard Pique is determined to return in time for pre-seasonCredit: Getty 2Pop star Shakira and Barcelona hero Gerard Pique announced their separationCredit: AP Shakira released the following statement: "We regret to confirm that we are parting ways. "For the well-being of our children, who are our highest priority, we ask that you respect their privacy. Thank you for your understanding." According to Mundo Deportivo, Pique is putting all that drama in the rear-view mirror as he is determined to recover from a thigh injury in time for Barca's pre-season training that starts on July 4. The centre-back has been sidelined since May 1 when he got injured in a match against Mallorca and missed the final few weeks of the season. Read More on Football'MORON' Football fans in agreement as Shakira confirms Pique split...
    TYSON FURY set himself up for sweet victory against Dillian Whyte - by fueling himself up on strawberries and cream. Fury knocked out Whyte in front of 94,000 fans in what he has since claimed will be his final fight. 2Tyson Fury eating cream and strawberries before beating Dillian Whyte BT Sport have given fans a behind-the-scenes look into the historic British heavyweight world title fight. The cameras went into the changing rooms to capture the moments leading up to the fight. And Fury looked cool as ice when being addressed by referee Mark Lyson, munching away at his tasty treat. Later on, just before the ringwalks, the WBC champion was captured singing Don McLean's 1971 hit American Pie. READ MORE IN BOXINGDOESN'T LOOK QWHYTE RIGHT Inside Fury's dressing room before fight with 'nervous' Whyte And, as it turned out, that is how Fury ended the night after closing the show in epic style. The British legend thanked fans after his farewell - and then began singing in trademark style. Fury announced his retirement in the ring and gave...
    ENGLAND will travel to the San Siro in Milan for their final away game before the World Cup. Gareth Southgate takes his team to Italy for a Uefa Nations League clash on September 23. 3England will play at the San Siro on September 23Credit: Reuters The Friday night match in Milan is another potential security headache for the FA. They already have concerns about the behaviour of England fans when they travel to Munich to face Germany on June 7. Because it is at the start of the weekend, even more supporters will travel to Milan for the game. The squad will meet at St George’s Park on Monday ahead of the first of four Nations League fixtures away to Hungary in Budapest a week tomorrow. READ MORE ON FOOTBALLNO PAIN NO KANE Kane lifts lid on Royal Marines boot camp that helped England World Cup bid England travel to Munich three days later and then face Italy on June 11 at Molineux. The clash in Wolverhampton will be played behind closed doors as punishment for the trouble...
    JOSE MOURINHO will face his former club Tottenham for the first time after he was brutally sacked ahead of the Carabao Cup final last season. The Special One will be taking on Spurs with his Europa Conference League-winning Roma team on July 30 in Haifa, Israel. 2TIRANA, ALBANIA - MAY 25: AS Roma manager Jose Mourinho kisses the trophy following the UEFA Conference League final match between AS Roma and Feyenoord at Arena Kombetare on May 25, 2022 in Tirana, Albania. (Photo by Chris Brunskill/Fantasista/Getty Images)Credit: GETTY 2TIRANA, ALBANIA - MAY 25: AS Roma manager Jose Mourinho celebrates at full-time following the UEFA Conference League final match between AS Roma and Feyenoord at Arena Kombetare on May 25, 2022 in Tirana, Albania. (Photo by Chris Brunskill/Fantasista/Getty Images)Credit: GETTY Sammy Ofer Stadium will play host and the pair will compete for the I-Tech Cup. For Spurs, the fixture against their old boss will conclude their preparations for the 2022/23 season. Fabio Paratici, Managing Director of Football, said: “We are delighted to be heading to Israel as the final part of...
    Getty Kenny Pickett gives an interview at the 2022 NFL combine. The Detroit Lions are casting a wide net in terms of the players they are looking at for the 2022 NFL draft, and the lead into the process has been interesting in terms of the players they have brought into town. A big name is coming just ahead of the draft to sit down with the team’s brass, and it’s at the interesting position of quarterback, proving the Lions are intent on doing their diligence on every player at the position in the class that could go high. The latest Lions news straight to your inbox! Join the Heavy on Lions newsletter here! Join Heavy on Lions! According to Tom Pelissero of the NFL Network, the Lions are bringing Kenny Pickett in for a visit. Pickett will represent one of the team’s final players they will get a closer look at prior to the start of the draft. One of the #Lions’ final pre-draft visits next week will be with Pitt quarterback Kenny Pickett, per...
    ROMELU LUKAKU was mercilessly trolled after modelling Chelsea's new pre-match kit which looks strikingly similar to his former club Inter Milan's colours. The Belgian landed himself in hot water last December after claiming he would '100 per cent still be at Inter' if they'd offered him a new contract. 1Lukaku modelled Chelsea's new pre-match kit which looks strikingly similar to Inter's coloursCredit: CHELSEA FC Lukaku also expressed his desire to play at Inter again riling Blues fans. But in a sit down chat with the club's media channel in the aftermath of his bombshell Sky Italia interview, the 28-year-old star said sorry unreservedly and has since helped Chelsea reach a Carabao Cup final. But with the release of Chelsea's new pre-match kit, fans are hoping the Inter Milan-inspired kit helps Lukaku feel at home and get him back among the goals again. A Twitter user joked: "Chelsea have actually released an Inter Milan themed kit to keep Lukaku happy." Another quipped: "Chelsea's new pre-match kit looks very INTEResting. "Look at the smile on Lukaku's face." Most read in Premier LeagueCHECK...
    PREMIER LEAGUE clubs will soon be able to negotiate with some of the world's top talent. From January 1, teams won't need to have a bid accepted to begin negotiating with players that have entered the final six months of their contract. 4 4Kylian Mbappe is set to wave goodbye to PSGCredit: Getty If talks are successful, stars can be signed on pre-contracts. A recent example of a deal like this would be Aaron Ramsey's Arsenal departure for Juventus, which was sealed way before the end of the 2018-19 season. If you imagine that not much talent is allowed to reach the final six months of their deals, you'd be dead wrong. The likes of Kylian Mbappe and Paulo Dybala could be up for grabs as soon as next week. Ajax stopper Andre Onana is the pick of the goalkeepers that will be available for free. The Cameroonian has returned from his doping ban, but has fallen behind veteran Remko Pasveer. BIG BOOST $3,000 checks being sent out now as New Year surprise cash to arrive next weekUNDER YOUR SKIN...
    Shoppers walk through the Urbanspace Union Square Holiday Market in New York, U.S., on Sunday, Dec. 12, 2021.Gabby Jones | Bloomberg | Getty Images A lack of foreign tourists opening up their wallets and another wave of coronavirus cases in some major U.S. cities weighed on shopper turnout on the final Saturday before Christmas, preventing it from bouncing back to pre-pandemic levels. Visits to retail stores dropped 26.3% on Saturday compared with the Saturday before Christmas in 2019, according to preliminary data from Sensormatic Solutions, a division of Johnson Controls. Year over year, though, retail traffic rose 19.4%, Sensormatic said. The day known as Super Saturday is anticipated to be the second-busiest shopping day of the holiday season, behind Black Friday, according to Sensormatic. In some cities over the weekend, lines were wrapping around the block at Covid-19 testing sites. But consumers left their homes to shop for last-minute gifts, holiday decorations and ingredients to cook up homemade meals. Many braved the pandemic to head to the movies, too: "Spider-Man: No Way Home" had a blowout weekend haul. "Americans have...
    (CNN)Democrats are within striking distance of securing agreement on two critical components of President Joe Biden's domestic agenda, according to a source familiar with the negotiations, as they work through final language on the universal preschool and child care components of the package. For Biden, the looming agreement ensures that a central plank of his initial sweeping economic and climate proposal will make it into the final package, which over weeks of negotiations has been scaled down from $3.5 trillion to between $1.5 trillion and $2 trillion.The two proposals, which Democrats have said will combine to reach millions of children with free preschool and subsidized child care, make up some of the largest elements of a final package in terms of funding -- though the overall number, expected to be in the hundreds of billions of dollars, hasn't been finalized yet. While there has been broad top-line Democratic support for both proposals, the move toward closing a final agreement on each is a key signal as Biden and Democratic leaders press for an agreement on the second piece of his...
    Knicks: 3 expectations in final pre-season matchup Vs Detroit Alexander Wilson October 13, 2021 Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on reddit Reddit The New York Knicks will play their last preseason game on Wednesday evening before the regular season begins on October 20 against the Boston Celtics. Trying to get their players a bit more time on the court to build chemistry is essential, especially with the additions of Evan Fournier and Kemba Walker. However, the team seems to be in solid form already, utilizing this off-season to train together and build connections. Head coach Tom Thibodeau needs to take it easy with his starters, though, as several are coming back from injury and might be a bit vulnerable. Three things the Knicks need to do in final pre-season game: 1.) Don’t overplay Derrick Rose Veteran PG Derrick Rose left the Knicks’ last preseason game against the Washington Wizards in the fourth quarter due to an ankle issue. After tweaking his ankle, Rose didn’t seem too worried about the...
    Daniel Craig was in attendance at the Roval 400 NASCAR Cup Series' pre-race ceremony at North Carolina's Charlotte Motor Speedway on Sunday. The James Bond actor, 53, whose final appearance in the film series was released over the weekend to much fanfare, looked ever-dapper as he made a stylish arrival at the auto race event in a brown blazer and coordinating suit trousers. He layered the trendy number above a buttoned-down light blue shirt and protected his eyes against the beating sunshine with a pair of black shades. Looking good: Daniel Craig was in attendance at the Roval 400 NASCAR Cup Series' pre-race ceremony at North Carolina's Charlotte Motor Speedway on Sunday Posing with his hands in his pockets alongside the contest's impressive trophy, he wore his light brown hair in a sleek side parting. RELATED ARTICLES Previous 1 Next Karlie Kloss exudes style as she and husband Joshua Kushner... Jason Mamoa is in high spirits while posing with director... 'I just burst into tears!' Catherine Tyldesley reveals she... Amy Schumer gushes over Kim...
    Report: Why Giants’ Andrew Thomas struggled considerably in final pre-season game Alexander Wilson September 11, 2021 Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on reddit Reddit The New York Giants’ final preseason game of the off-season against the New England Patriots didn’t go as planned. Second-year left tackle Andrew Thomas had a problematic outing, allowing one sack, one hit, one hurry, and three pressures over 39 snaps. His unfortunate performance drew plenty of negative responses from the fan base and media, justifiably so. However, Thomas was dealing with something that clearly hampered him against the Patriots, as he eyes a healthier Week 1 against the Denver Broncos on Sunday. Zack Rosenblatt of NJ.com spoke with Andrew Thomas’s personal mentor, who revealed an interesting piece of information: “You really have to know the reason why he came out looking sluggish,” said Kevin Johnson, Thomas’ mentor. “He could hardly breathe. One thing I told him was: ‘You’ve got guts, and you’ve got cajones, because most guys would fold.’ Most guys would...
    New York Giants: Evaluating each starting offensive lineman’s performance in final pre-season game Alexander Wilson August 30, 2021 Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on reddit Reddit The New York Giants might’ve walked away from their final preseason game of the off-season with more questions than answers. The starting offense was without several key playmakers, including Kenny Golladay, Kadarius Toney, Saquon Barkley, and Kyle Rudolph. With that being the case, quarterback Daniel Jones once again operated with less than stellar starting talent, but it was the offensive line that put him in harm’s way more often than not. With the OL being the biggest concern, it was disappointing to see several poor performances that led to Jones either running from pass rushers or being thrown to the ground. There were some positives in the trenches, but two glaring weaknesses at tackle stand out. Evaluating each starting offensive lineman in New York Giants’ final pre-season game: LT: Andrew Thomas Most entered Sunday’s game against the Patriots with a common...
    3 things to watch in New York Giants’ final pre-season game against New England Alexander Wilson August 28, 2021 Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on reddit Reddit The New York Giants are gearing up to take on the New England Patriots in the final preseason game of the 2021 off-season. Having lost their first two preseason games, the Giants will feature the first-team offense and defense in preparation for Week 1 against the Denver Broncos. However, the Giants will be without several key pieces on offense, including Kenny Golladay, Kyle Rudolph, Kadarius Toney, and Saquon Barkley. We will get a good view and look at some of the Giants’ reserve pieces, including running back Devante Booker and potentially several back-end receivers gunning for a roster spot. Both Dante Pettis and David Sills are competing to make the roster, and with Pettis showing out against the Patriots during joint practices, things could be closer than they appear. Three things to watch in the New York Giants’ final pre-season game against...
    ALBANY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Andrew Cuomo spent his final day as governor of New York packing the last of his belongings. He also delivered a pre-taped farewell speech. It was the final note to a stunning fall from grace for the man who intended to beat his dad’s record and serve four terms, CBS2’s Marcia Kramer reported Monday. READ MORE: Hockey World Mourns Loss Of Rangers Legend Rod Gilbert Cuomo left the public stage for the last time with, if you believe what his aides said, a farewell speech and a fishing poll. Albany’s once 800-pound gorilla was reduced by a sexual harassment scandal to a 15 pound circus monkey. “Hello, as you probably know, I’m stepping aside as your governor,” Cuomo said in the speech. Instead of slinking quietly away, Cuomo chose to remind New Yorkers one last time of his accomplishments: dealing with COVID when it first arrived, building bridges and airports, Robert Moses-like public projects. “Not talk, action. Hundreds of projects all across the state,” he said. WATCH: Gov. Cuomo’s Final Address Even on his last day,...
    PEDRI will return to Barcelona this week after playing for Spain during the Tokyo Olympics. The 18-year-old helped his team to a silver medal, with Brazil winning the final 2-1 after extra time on Saturday. 1Pedri represented Spain at the Olympics and Euro 2020 this summer Pedri featured regularly in the tightly congested Olympic schedule, yet is ready to come back to his club on Thursday, report AS. The midfielder also played a key role for Spain in Euro 2020, helping them reach the semi-final. That means he has not enjoyed a break from football since the start of last season - with that offseason limited due to the 2019-20 season ending late. Pedri played 52 games last term despite it being his first full campaign as a professional player. He is ready for action once more though and could feature in Barcelona's opening day fixture against Real Sociedad on Sunday. Ronald Koeman will be grateful to have the youngster available for selection after a difficult week. BETTING SPECIAL - GET MO SALAH TO SCORE ONE OR MORE GOALS IN...
    6 must-have Xbox Series X accessories Dodgers pitcher Trevor Bauer has administrative leave extended for fourth time 4 Cards With Massive Sign Up Bonuses (Get $200 Fast) Ad Microsoft Full screen 1/9 SLIDES © ABC While Bachelor Nation is still reeling over Katie Thurston’s messy split from front-runner Greg Grippo, the season 17 finale is just days away. And in the first photos from the episode, things look tense for our leading lady. The 30-year-old ABC star is down to her final two, Blake Moynes and Justin Glaze, after Greg, 28, quit the show during the hometown dates. While she also threatened to walk away during the Monday, August 2, episode, Katie is pictured with her final rose in pictures from the upcoming finale. “Kaitlyn Bristowe and Tayshia Adams join a studio audience as they watch the final moments unravel. Defeated and on the bathroom floor after a devastating breakup, can Katie pick herself back up and continue...
    CHAMPIONS LEAGUE winners Chelsea are back in action this weekend as they face Arsenal in a pre-season clash. The Gunners have been busy in the transfer market and will be hoping to show off some of their new signings. 2Chelsea are back in pre-season training with the new season to start in two weeksCredit: Getty 2Ben White signed for Arsenal for a free of £50mCredit: Getty Chelsea, meanwhile, have signed Marcus Bettinelli from Fulham but are waiting on a few of their Euro 2020 stars to return to training. The game is part of The Mind Series, which Tottenham are also involved in. When does Arsenal vs Chelsea kick-off? Arsenal's pre-season clash with Chelsea will get underway from 3pm UK time on Sunday, August 1. The game will take place at the Emirates Stadium in North London. Fans are allowed into the stadium to watch the game. What channel is it and can it be live streamed? Arsenal vs Chelsea will be shown both on Arsenal TV as well as...
    MANCHESTER UNITED fans are expected to have to wait until August 7 to catch their first glimpse of Jadon Sancho in action. The star was at United’s Carrington training ground on Tuesday to take the next step in his career just two days after crucially missing a penalty kick in the Euro 2020 final shoot-out against Italy. 3Jadon Sancho was at Carrington on Tuesday to finalise his move to Man UtdCredit: Getty 3The England star could make his debut in the friendly with Everton on August 7Credit: Getty There was no problem with the medical he underwent and now an official unveiling of him in the club’s new kit is imminent. Those members of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s squad who were not involved in the European Championship have already returned to pre-season training. But the 21-year-old will have three weeks off before returning to training with his fellow Euro 2020 Three Lions stars Luke Shaw and Marcus Rashford. Now it seems that Sancho will make his United debut in their final friendly before the new Premier League season gets underway. And...
    VIEWERS watching England's crunch clash with Denmark were delighted to see the remote control car make a swift return. The nippy VW carrying the match ball first made an appearance in the opening fixture between Italy and Turkey - causing social media to go into meltdown. 3Viewers were delighted to see the remote control car returnCredit: Getty 3The mini car has been iconic throughout the EurosCredit: Getty The car was then surprisingly ditched leaving viewers bitterly disappointed. But with millions tuning in for the Euro 2020 semi-final, tournament sponsors VW were not going to let an opportunity pass. As the teams lined up for a place in the final at Wembley on Sunday, the car made an appearance before the referee picked up the match ball. Some viewers appeared more excited to see the car than the actual match itself. One said: "The best bit about the Euros is the little car that brings the ball out." Another wrote: "My favorite part of the Euros has been the little car that brings out the match ball."   Most...
    PAUL SCHOLES was left red-faced after his overly-confident Europa League final predictions backfired. The Manchester United legend watched his former side crash to an eventful penalty defeat against Villarreal in Gdansk. 4Paul Scholes has been ridiculed for his Europa League final predictionsCredit: BT Sport The Red Devils went into the contest as heavy favourites against the Spanish side who had never lifted a major piece of silverware before last night. But they were humbled by Villarreal with goalkeeper David De Gea missing the crucial penalty. It appears nobody was more surprised than Scholes at United's drab performance following his bold predictions. Before kick-off the pundit told BT Sports: "You're playing Villarreal here. "You're playing a team that finished seventh in a really poor LaLiga. "Think of Real Madrid and Barcelona, how bad have they been? Manchester United should win this game comfortably." Scholes then turned his attentions to Spurs loanee Juan Foyth who was...
    FLORIDA Representative Matt Gaetz privately sought a blanket pre-emptive pardon during the final weeks of President Trump's administration, according to a new report. Gaetz, a vocal supporter of Donald Trump during his presidency, is reported to be part of a federal sex-trafficking investigation. 4 Rep. Matt Gaetz reportedly asked the White House for a pre-emptive pardon during the final weeks of the Trump administrationCredit: AP 4 Gaetz, of Florida, was a vocal supporter fo President Trump during his term in the White HouseCredit: Facebook According to The New York Times, which citied two people with knowledge of the discussions, Gaetz privately asked the White House for blanket pre-emptive pardons for himself and unidentified congressional allies for any crimes they may have committed. During Trump's term in the White House, Gaetz pledged his loyalty to the president, singing a letter to nominate Trump for the Nobel Peace Price. At the end of Trump's term, Gaetz also publicly called for broad pardons from Trump, which, he said, would stop the “bloodlust” of their political opponents. By that time, the Justice Department had...
    Drew Angerer/Getty Images Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) reportedly asked former President Donald Trump for “blanket pre-emptive pardons” for himself and his congressional allies, according to the New York Times.  The report comes following news that the Department of Justice is investigating 38-year-old Gaetz over a potential relationship with a 17-year-old girl. The Times report notes that “it was unclear whether Mr. Gaetz or the White House knew at the time about the inquiry.” “Mr. Gaetz did not tell White House aides that he was under investigation for potential sex trafficking violations when he made the request,” the Times reported. “But top White House lawyers and officials viewed the request for a pre-emptive pardon as a nonstarter that would set a bad precedent, the people said.” While Gaetz responded to the allegations by claiming that he and his family are the targets of an extortion scheme by a former DOJ official, the representative has still seen little support from his fellow Republican congressmen. According to the Times, a Gaetz spokesperson denied that he requested a blanket pardon from Trump — who granted clemency to 143 people.  ...
    The House impeachment managers accused former President Donald Trump of "the most grievous constitutional crime ever committed by a President" in their final brief before Trump's impeachment trial begins in earnest Tuesday.  Their brief -- technically a reply to the Trump team's answer to the article of impeachment -- follows the submission by Trump's lawyers of their full pre-trial brief earlier Monday.  The House managers in their brief most prominently counter the two main defenses that Trump's legal team has put forth -- that the Senate cannot constitutionally hold an impeachment trial for a former president and that Trump's conduct was protected by the First Amendment.  The impeachment managers generally fall back on arguments they made in their full pre-trial brief submitted last week on the issue of whether the Senate has jurisdiction to try an impeachment of a former president.  TRUMP LAWYERS RAIL AGAINST IMPEACHMENT TRIAL AS 'POLITICAL THEATER' ON EVE OF PROCEEDINGS "The Framers’ intent, the text of the Constitution, and prior Congressional practice all confirm that President Trump must stand trial for his constitutional crimes committed in...
    The Pope, Judi Dench, more famous people whove received a COVID-19 vaccine What You Can Rent on a Minimum-Wage Salary in Every State Billy Vunipola set to be lone England Saracen in pre-Six Nations action Billy Vunipola is set to be the only England international in action for Saracens before the champions' Six Nations opener against Scotland on February 6. © ANDREW BOYERS Billy Vunipola has won 56 caps since his England debut in 2013 No. 8 Vunipola is in his club's starting side to play Ealing on Saturday in the Trailfinders Challenge Cup, a warm-up tournament ahead of a second-tier Championship season delayed by the coronavirus pandemic. But all of his fellow Test team-mates at Saracens are missing from the matchday 23 and are unlikely to feature in next week's match against Doncaster as well.  It would mean the likes of England captain Owen Farrell, Elliot Daly, Maro Itoje, Jamie George and Mako Vunipola will not have played since December's Autumn Nations Cup final win over France. But Saracens director of rugby Mark McCall had no doubts about...
    In the past couple of years, World No. 4 Daniil Medvedev has truly taken the tennis world by storm. With time on his side, he is certain to get better and grow as a player. Amongst the next generation, he is one of the most exciting prospects in the men’s game.  The Russian’s style of play is most suited for the hard courts. The results obtained over the past couple of seasons speak for themselves. Daniil had some amazing matches at the US Open in 2019, falling short to Rafael Nadal in the final. The Spaniard gave credit to Medvedev for putting up an enthralling display. Recently, while speaking to fantasy premier league, the Russian revealed his ritual before tough matches. Daniil said, “Ya it can be tough. Of course, I don’t wake up at night to watch matches. But when I h ave a tennis match to play, just to relax two hours before I watch a football match and run from the stress a little bit. That really helps a lot.” Russia’s Daniil Medvedev in action during...
    Melania Trump put on a stylish show on Tuesday morning as she arrived in the swing state of Florida to cast her vote in the 2020 election, looking elegant in a $4,500 chain-print Gucci dress.    The 50-year-old First Lady flashed a small smile at the cameras as she arrived at the polling station in the Trumps' home state of Florida, one of several key swing states where her husband is hoping to hold victory against Democratic candidate Joe Biden.  However the final poll heading into election day showed that Biden, 77, held a narrow lead over Trump, 74, in six swing states, including Florida, as well as Arizona, Michigan, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin.     Milestone moment! Melania Trump arrived at a polling station in Palm Beach, Florida, on Tuesday morning to cast her vote in-person  Style star: The 50-year-old put on an elegant display in a $4,500 chain-print Gucci dress as she arrived at the polling station in the swing state Support: Melania will likely return to Washington, D.C. to be by her husband's side as...
    SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden will squaring off in Nashville tonight in their final debate of the 2020 presidential election.The debate topics, picked by moderator Kristen Welker, are fighting COVID-19, American families, race in America, climate change, national security and leadership. The event will also feature muted mics, which debate sponsors implemented to allow each speaker enough time to clearly articulate their points after an interruption-filled first debate.CA ELECTION 2020 Here's how to vote and what you need to knowIt's one of the last high-profile opportunities for the trailing president to change the trajectory of an increasingly contentious campaign.Some Trump advisers urged him to trade his aggressive demeanor for a lower-key style, hoping Biden would get himself in trouble with verbal gaffes.Weigh in on our pre-debate questions below.And be sure to check back after the debate to vote in our post-debate poll.App users: For a better experience, click here to view the full map in a new windowTake a look at the latest stories and videos about the 2020 election.RELATED STORIES & VIDEOS:...
    JOE HART'S chances of challenging Hugo Lloris for the No1 spot took a blow after his blunder saw Spurs slip to defeat at Watford. The England keeper had an afternoon to forget during his 45-minute cameo in the 2-1 defeat to the Championship side at Vicarage Road. Tottenham 1-0 down to Watford, Joe Hart is dusted even as a third choice keeper ????pic.twitter.com/0zq3gw0RNU— IDontLikeSpurs (@IDontLikeSpurs) September 5, 2020 Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho had one last chance to run the rule over his squad before next Sunday's Premier League opener against Everton. But the Special One was not given any selection headaches by summer signing Hart. The former England International would have been disappointed when Hornets midfielder Domingos Quina found the net from distance. The 20-year-old was given the space to shoot when Tottenham's defence backed off and his strike gave Watford the lead after 20 minutes. The home side then doubled their advantage before the break when Dennis Cirkin lost his composure and brought down Tom Dele-Bashiru in the box. Despite the absence of Troy Deeney, Andre Gray stepped up...
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