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Liverpool hope to wrap Klopp deal -- sources

Sources have confirmed to ESPN that Liverpool plan to hire Jurgen Klopp by the end of the week. Negotiations are ongoing, but the former Dortmund manager is expected to sign a three-year contract as early as Friday.

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Euro giants scared to play Wales - Coleman

Wales manager Chris Coleman believes major European nations might be scared to play his side ahead of the European Championship.

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Chung expecting 19-year FIFA suspension

FIFA presidential contender Chung Mong-joon said on Tuesday he is facing a 19-year suspension by the ethics committee of the world football body.

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Laurence Edmondson

Mercedes wary of Singapore repeat in Sochi

Mercedes is wary of another drop in form at this weekend's Russian Grand Prix if it fails to get the super-soft and soft tyres working at the Sochi Autodrom.

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LIVE - England XI v Pakistan A

Follow ball-by-ball action as England and Pakistan prepare for their upcoming Test series in the UAE with a tour match.

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Gatland plots changes for Australia showdown

Warren Gatland admits that Wales' injury list and the punishing encounter against Fiji leave him with a selection headache with the chance to top Pool A on the line against Australia.

Rob Bartlett

Haig: Namibia bigger than All Blacks clash

Georgia head coach says beating the Welwitschias in Exeter and qualifying automatically for the next World Cup would mean everything to him and his players.

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Bedene dumped out of China Open

British number two Aljaz Bedene was dumped out of the ATP China Open in the first round by Lukas Rosol on Monday, ensuring he cannot break the top 50 in 2015.

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Nick Parkinson

Warren: Modern boxing is in better health

Promoter opens up on the competitive nature of business behind the ring -- but insists boxing is in better shape than it was 30 years ago.

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McIlroy: Apology saved me $20,000

Rory McIlroy reveals how saying sorry in a television interview saved him a fortune in fines -- and reveals other remarkable numbers behind his season

Michael Beattie

Preview: Canada vs. Romania

Canada take on Romania at Leicester's King Power Stadium on Tuesday, with both teams battling to avoid finishing bottom of Pool D.

Will Kent

Preview: Fiji vs. Uruguay

We say goodbye to Fiji and Milton Keynes from this year's Rugby World Cup here as both combine with Uruguay to supply us with the first genuinely meaningless match of the Rugby World Cup.

Martyn Thomas

Preview: South Africa vs. USA

The USA always put up a good fight, but expect South Africa to wrap up Pool B in style, writes Martyn Thomas.

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Rob Bartlett

Preview: Georgia vs. Namibia

It's all to play for in Exeter, writes Rob Bartlett, as Georgia looking to qualify for the 2019 World Cup and Namibia seek their first ever point in rugby's biggest competition.


We cannot keep Mane forever - Koeman

Mane, 23, found the back of the net at Stamford Bridge as he helped the Saints to a memorable victory over the Premier League champions.

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Carragher: 'Liverpool becoming Tottenham'

"Liverpool are becoming Tottenham: they think they're a big club but the real big clubs are not too worried about them, who they buy, what they do."