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10hAlex Shaw

Shaw: Van Gaal's approach is boring

Manchester United were held to a 0-0 draw with PSV Eindhoven on Wednesday in a performance that once again lacked entertainment or excitement.


Real hold on to edge Shakhtar in thriller

A Cristiano Ronaldo double helped Real Madrid place themselves in a strong position to finish top of Group A with a 4-3 defeat of Shakhtar Donetsk on Wednesday.

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Spieth trails by 5 after 71 at Australian Open

Jordan Spieth and Adam Scott notched even-par 71s on Thursday to trail early leader Lincoln Tighe by five strokes on a blustery, hot day at the Australian Open.

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4hDan Rafael

Crawford waiting on Pacquiao decision

Junior welterweight titlist Terence Crawford remains on the short list to become Manny Pacquiao's next -- and potentially last -- opponent in April.

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Murray warns fans to take security advice

Great Britain have put worries over security to one side as they prepare for the Davis Cup final - but Andy Murray understands the anxiety among some fans.


Zlatan scores in PSG rout on Malmo homecoming

Angel Di Maria scores twice as Zlatan Ibrahimovic finds the back of the net on his Malmo homecoming with Paris Saint-Germain running out 5-0 winners.

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Man United, PSG ramp up Ronaldo pursuit

The winter window gets closer with each passing day, and the transfer rumour mill is starting to pick up steam. Transfer Talk has the latest.

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Clarke anticipating Ryder Cup changes

Europe's Ryder Cup captain Darren Clarke sees plenty of new faces in the continental mix for Hazeltine next year.

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1dMike Whalley

Liverpool to face tribunal over Ings fee

Liverpool have been asked by Premier League to submit their case ahead of a tribunal that will decide how much they must pay Burnley for Danny Ings.

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Associated Press

Scott refuses to blame daddy duties for dip in form

Adam Scott is without a tournament victory thus far in 2015, putting his 14-year record of winning at least one tournament a year in jeopardy going into this week's Australian Open.

ESPN Staff

'Scottish when he loses' myth dispelled

Ben Dickson, a postgraduate student at Stirling University, has found that how Andy Murray is labelled in the press is not affected by his results.

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Nate Saunders

F1 Commission rejects budget engine plan

F1 Commission rejects FIA's push for a 2017 budget engine and instead promises to tackle four key areas related to power units, including cost control for customer teams.

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Tom Hamilton

Who will be in Eddie Jones' England backroom staff?

With Stuart Lancaster's replacement preparing to settle into his new job, ESPN runs the rule over those who could join him in the England coaching department.


2015 Davis Cup: Goffin and Darcis get ready

Belgian No.1 David Goffin and No.2 Steve Darcis get ready to take on Andy Murray and co. for the 2015 Davis Cup. There may have been security concerns in Belgium recently but it's very quiet around Ghent and, in particular, the Flanders Expo, where the final will be played -- and which should be filled with 13,000-strong crowd for Friday's opening rubber.