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Barcelona 1-0 Granada: Messi makes the breakthrough as Setien starts with a win

Monday  13:05,   20 january 2020

Quique Setien's influence was clear to see, but Barcelona could not break down Granada until Lionel Messi finally scored.The champions needed three points to reclaim top spot in LaLiga from Real Madrid but were mostly blunted by a disciplined... >>>

The biggest Premier League talking points this weekend

Monday  12:45,   20 january 2020

The biggest Premier League talking points this... >>>

Cavani keen for PSG exit but Atletico bid rejected, confirms Leonardo

Monday  12:15,   20 january 2020

Atletico Madrid have failed in an initial bid for Edinson Cavani, but PSG sporting director Leonardo is anticipating further talks.PSG's record goalscorer Cavani is out of contract at the end of the season and has repeatedly been linked with a... >>>

Wales' Louis Rees-Zammit on crutches after leaving field injured just two weeks before Six Nations

Monday  11:55,   20 january 2020

The Gloucester winger hobbled from the Cherry & Whites' European Champions Cup clash with Toulouse on Sunday afternoonThe 18-year-old Gloucester winger limped off just before half-time during Sunday's Champions Cup clash with Toulouse out at >>>

What's next for Conor McGregor? Khabib Nurmagomedov, Jorge Masvidal and even Manny Pacquiao are potential options after his 40-second demolition of Donald Cerrone

Monday  11:45,   20 january 2020

WILL GRIFFEE IN LAS VEGAS: Conor McGregor described 2020 as his year of perfect vision in the lead-up to his 40-second victory over Donald 'Cowboy' Cerrone.Conor McGregor described 2020 as his year of perfect vision in the lead-up to his... >>>

Osaka, Serena up and running

Monday  11:10,   20 january 2020

Defending champion Naomi Osaka overcame swirling winds and a tough opponent in Maria Bouzkova to advance at the Australian Open, while Serena Williams also won through.Osaka, who beat Petra Kvitova in the final 12 months ago to win her second Grand... >>>

Australian Open 2020: Serena Williams powers through for first-round victory

Monday  08:20,   20 january 2020

Serena Williams needed less than an hour to get past Anastasia Potapova at the Australian Open.The American star started her campaign in Melbourne in style, needing just 58 minutes to cruise past Potapova 6-0,... >>>

Australian Open 2020: Federer in fine form in first-round win

Monday  08:15,   20 january 2020

​Roger Federer showed no signs of rustiness in a win over Steve Johnson at the Australian Open.The Swiss great opted against playing a lead-up tournament, but showed no signs of rustiness in a 6-3 6-2 6-2 victory over Johnson at Rod Laver... >>>

Would bowling more help Root's batting?

Monday  04:55,   20 january 2020

Joe Root took four wickets as England closed in on victory at Port Elizabeth but could his bowling success actually help his batting? The England skipper has not been at his best with the bat over the last year and has managed just one half-century... >>>

Sarries at Leinster in Champions Cup quarter-finals

Monday  04:55,   20 january 2020

Saracens will travel to Leinster for the Champions Cup quarter-finals in a repeat of the 2019 final. Leinster racked up 28 points in Pool 1 to secure top seeding and will meet Saracens in Dublin after the defending champions defeated Racing 92 27-24 >>>

A brain tumor diagnosis at 15 didn't stop high school senior from competing in track and gymnastics

Monday  04:10,   20 january 2020

Lily Stemper continues to inspire those around her by excelling both academically and athletically while battling a brain tumor diagnosed at 15.It was the summer before her sophomore year at Arrowhead High School in Hartland, Wisconsin, and Stemper, >>>

'We're gonna win the league!' - Liverpool and Man Utd are rivals but no longer equals

Monday  04:05,   20 january 2020

The Reds defeated Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side 2-0 at Anfield on Sunday afternoon to move 16 points clear at the top of the table with a game in handFor the first time this season, the Liverpool fans broke protocol. For the first time this... >>>

Setien & Messi bring Barcelona back to the future

Monday  04:05,   20 january 2020

The Blaugrana returned to the top of La Liga with a 1-0 victory over 10-man Granada, showing signs of their old magic under their new coachBarca beat Granada 1-0 with a performance that epitomised their footballing philosophy, dominating the ball,... >>>

Mario Balotelli sent off SEVEN minutes after coming on as a substitute, after insulting the referee during Brescia's draw against Cagliari

Sunday  20:50,   19 january 2020

Mario Balotelli's cameo lasted just seven minutes on Sunday, as the experienced Italian was sent-off for lashing out at the referee in Brescia's 2-2 draw with Cagliari on Sunday. The former Manchester City striker was sent on to make an... >>>

Lecce 1-1 Inter: Second straight Serie A draw frustrates Nerazzurri

Sunday  20:40,   19 january 2020

Alessandro Bastoni's first Inter goal was not enough to see off Lecce, who battled to a draw, ending their four-match losing run in Serie A.Antonio Conte's men started 2020 with an impressive defeat of Napoli, but they only took a point against... >>>