Fri01202017

LAST_UPDATEFri, 20 Jan 2017 3pm

Liverpool Unlucky At 'Long Ball' United - Klopp

Pic: ReutersJuergen Klopp feels Liverpool were unlucky to come away with just a point from Sunday's 1-1 Premier League draw with Manchester United, the manager claiming the home side were saved by "long ball" tactics.

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Khairy Will Need PM Approval To Contest For FAM President’s Post

KUALA LUMPUR: Cabinet members are discouraged from holding any positions in sports unless given prior nod from the Cabinet, Minister of Youth and Sports, Khairy Jamaluddin Abu Bakar said.

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Viola Blows Juventus's Title Hopes With A Shock 2-1 Win

Serie A's number 8, Fiorentina dubbed the 'Viola' or purple, put Italian big boys Juventus on a shock after a 2-1 win on home ground.

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Australian Open 2017: Britain's Aljaz Bedene Loses To Victor Estrella Burgos

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British number four Aljaz Bedene exited the Australian Open in the first round after being beaten in four sets by Dominican Victor Estrella Burgos.

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Mushfiqur Rahim: Bangladesh Captain Hit By Bouncer And Taken To Hospital

Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim was taken to hospital after being struck on the head by a bouncer during the final day of the first Test against New Zealand in Wellington.

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Australian Open 2017: Fourth Seed Simona Halep Loses To American Shelby Rogers

World number four Simona Halep was knocked out in the first round of the Australian Open in straight sets by American Shelby Rogers on Monday.

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Mesut Ozil Named Germany’s Player Of The Year For 2016

Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil has been named Germany’s Player of the Year for the fifth time in his career.

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Chiesa: 'Like A Viola Title'

Federico Chiesa said Fiorentina beating Juventus “is like its own season all by itself” and claims he did get a touch for the second goal.

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Sousa: 'Fiorentina Always Like This'

Paulo Sousa insists he did not adjust Fiorentina to neutralise Juventus. “If we play with this desire, determination and intensity, we’ll be difficult for anyone to beat.”

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Fiorentina Flatten Rivals Juventus

Nikola Kalinic and Milan Badelj gave Fiorentina their first home win over Juventus since 2013 and sent the leaders down to a shock 2-1 defeat.

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