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Manchester United news: Jose Mourinho confirms David De Gea will sign a new contract imminently

Manchester United news: Jose Mourinho confirms David De Gea will sign a new contract imminently

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DONE Red Devils set to tie superstar goalkeeper down to another long-term deal Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has confirmed superstar David De Gea will sign a new contract imminently at Old Trafford. The Red Devils have been trying to get the Spaniard to commit his future with his current deal set to end next summer. Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea is set to sign a new contract at Old Trafford But Mourinho has put any worries fans had to bed by confirming the player would be putting ink to paper as soon as possible. When asked about what De Gea would cost in the transfer market given two world-record fees being paid for shot-stoppers, he replied: “His [De Gea’s] valuation is zero, because he is a Manchester Unit...
Frampton vs Jackson LIVE: Frampton wins with ninth round stoppage, Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury confirm fight

Frampton vs Jackson LIVE: Frampton wins with ninth round stoppage, Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury confirm fight

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Frampton speaking ringside: “The atmosphere was special. It made my dreams come true. “Unbelievable night from start to finish. It was his corner who threw the towel in – he would’ve stayed in as long as possible. “I was nervous. And I’m not usually nervous until the changing rooms. I was trying to eat a bit of chicken and my hand was shaking. Less said about chicken the better, by the way. “I would love to be a world champion again”. Josh Warrington: “He looks fast, he looks very relaxed. Coming into a big fight like this with that expectation, you have that pressure. I’m looking for that fight.” Let's block ads! (Why?) talkSPORT
Ohio State investigation of Urban Meyer, football program to end Sunday

Ohio State investigation of Urban Meyer, football program to end Sunday

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Ohio State officials announced on Friday evening that its investigation involving the Buckeyes' football program and head coach Urban Meyer will be completed on Sunday as planned. The investigators will share their findings with the university's Board of Trustees in an executive session next week. Meyer was placed on paid administrative leave on Aug. 1 after the ex-wife of former assistant coach Zach Smith accused Meyer of mishandling domestic assault allegations she made against Smith. Ohio State appointed the special working group to review the allegations on Aug. 5 and said the investigation would be completed in two weeks. University president Michael Drake and the Board of Trustees will determine what action is needed after hearing the results of the investigation. The universi...
Birmingham City 0-0 Swansea City: Blues left to rue missed opportunities as Graham Potter works more magic

Birmingham City 0-0 Swansea City: Blues left to rue missed opportunities as Graham Potter works more magic

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MATCH REPORT Lukasz Jutkiewicz had the best chance for the hosts, but skewed his left-footed shot wide Birmingham City were left to rue their missed opportunities as they failed to find a way past a resilient Swansea City side in the ‘Garry Monk Derby’. Despite creating a host of gilt-edged chances in the opening half an hour, the Blues were ultimately frustrated by Graham Potter’s men. Oli McBurnie failed to get into the game for the Swans Lukasz Jutkiewicz had the best chance for the hosts, but skewed his left-footed shot wide after great work by Jota. The result moves the Swans up to second in the table, having played a game more than the rest of the sides in the Play-Off places. Despite having 17 attempts on goal, the ho...
Deontay Wilder v Tyson Fury announcement press conference reportedly planned for Monday

Deontay Wilder v Tyson Fury announcement press conference reportedly planned for Monday

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DONE DEAL? The heavyweight blockbuster appears to be edging closer Deontay Wilder v Tyson Fury is reportedly set to be officially announced on Monday, assuming he beats Francesco Pianeta this weekend. It is thought the fight could be confirmed in the ring immediately after Fury’s bout at Windsor Park on Saturday, with the American set to be ringside. Wilder and Fury are set to square off in 2018 However, according to the Standard, Wilder v Fury will be rubber stamped for certain at a presser on Monday, which will take place at BT Tower. Fury, 30, was out of the ring for nearly 1000 days after initially becoming the unified heavyweight champion by beating Wladimir Klitschko in 2015. He returned with an underwhelming win aga...