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Football world mourns death of Lowery

After the heartbreaking death of 6-year-old Sunderland fan Bradley Lowery, the football community came together to share sympathy with the family.

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Bradley Lowery dies after cancer battle

Bradley Lowery's parents have confirmed the six-year-old has died following a long battle with neuroblastoma -- a rare type of cancer.

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19dKweséESPN reporter

Pienaar signs with Wits

Former Everton and Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Steven Pienaar has signed with South African League champions Bidvest Wits.

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Defoe joins Bournemouth on free transfer

Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe has completed a free transfer to Bournemouth on a three-year deal, the club have announced.

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Klinsmann dismisses Sunderland talk

Klinsmann, 52, has been out of coaching since November, when he was sacked by the U.S.

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37dPA Sport

Pickford not fazed by huge transfer fee

England Under-21 goalkeeper Jordan Pickford has dismissed the pressure over his £30 million price tag to refocus on Euro 2017.

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Aberdeen's McInnes refuses Sunderland job

Derek McInnes has turned down the opportunity to take charge of Sunderland and will instead remain as Aberdeen boss, the Scottish club have announced.

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Everton in £30m Pickford talks - sources

Everton are closing in on the signing of Sunderland goalkeeper Jordan Pickford in a deal worth up to £30 million, sources have told ESPN FC.

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48dPA Sport

Defoe: Bournemouth move to wait until July

Jermain Defoe is looking forward to playing his part in the next chapter of Bournemouth's "unique story" when he returns from his summer break.

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49dPA Sport

Sunderland won't rush new manager search

Sunderland chief executive Martin Bain has insisted he will take his time to get the right man to replace David Moyes as manager.