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‘Lazy’ Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s poor goal record after signing huge new contract shows Arsenal captain may be ‘another Mesut Ozil’ as Martin Keown calls for Gabriel Martinelli to replace him

‘Lazy’ Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s poor goal record after signing huge new contract shows Arsenal captain may be ‘another Mesut Ozil’ as Martin Keown calls for Gabriel Martinelli to replace him

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Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s struggles in front of goal since signing a whopping £350,000-a-week contract are a big concern for Arsenal. The striker was brought in for a club-record fee of £54million back in January 2018, and he netted 54 Premier League goals in his first two-and-a-half seasons at the Emirates. GETTY Aubameyang was a goalscoring machine at the start of his Arsenal career GETTY But he’s been poor in 2020/21 and not looked the same player His goals helped them win an FA Cup and Community Shield trophy last summer and he bagged himself a Premier League Golden Boot in 2019. This campaign, however, it’s been a different story. The pacy forward has scored only nine league goals this season...
Captain Sir Tom Moore, who raised millions for the NHS, laid to rest

Captain Sir Tom Moore, who raised millions for the NHS, laid to rest

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Feb. 27 (UPI) -- Captain Sir Tom Moore, the British veteran who raised $ 45 million for the National Health Service last summer, was laid to rest following a small funeral service Saturday. Moore died Feb. 2 at 100, and his headstone will read, "I told you I was old," a reference to British comedian Spike Milligan's famous epitaph: "I told you I was ill." Advertisement Moore's funeral was held at the Bedford Crematorium near his home. In keeping with Britain's COVID-19 restrictions, just eight members of his immediate family -- two daughters, two sons-in-law and four grandchildren -- attended the event, and they all wore masks. His coffin was carried by soldiers while a World War II-era C-47 Dakota plane flew past. Armed Forces personnel were immensely proud to provide military funeral h...
WWII plane fly-past honors Captain Tom Moore at funeral

WWII plane fly-past honors Captain Tom Moore at funeral

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Church bells rang out and a World War II-era plane flew over the funeral service of Captain Tom Moore, in honor of the veteran who single-handedly raised millions of pounds for Britain’s health workers by walking laps in his backyardBy SYLVIA HUI Associated PressFebruary 27, 2021, 10:05 PM• 3 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleLONDON -- Church bells rang out and a World War II-era plane flew Saturday over the funeral service of Captain Tom Moore to honor of the veteran who single-handedly raised millions of pounds for Britain's health workers by walking laps in his backyard.Soldiers performed ceremonial duties at the private service for Moore, who died Feb. 2 at age 100 after testing positive for COVID-19. Captain Tom, as he became known, inspired the U.K. during th...
Formula 1 star Lewis Hamilton wins 2020 BBC Sports Personality of the Year award with Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson finishing second

Formula 1 star Lewis Hamilton wins 2020 BBC Sports Personality of the Year award with Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson finishing second

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Lewis Hamilton won the 2020 BBC Sports Personality of the Year on Sunday. The Brit was recognised for his stunning year in motorsport as he won a seventh Formula 1 World Championship – equalling legendary Michael Schumacher’s record – last month. BBC Hamilton appeared via video link to accept the award It was the second time Hamilton has been voted for the SPOTY prize having picked up the award in 2014. Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson finished second, while jockey Hollie Doyle came third. More to follow… Ouch The worst injuries suffered at WWE TLC, including R-Truth’s knee and Sane’s concussion a chance AJ Styles: What...
Aston Villa captain Jack Grealish warned England place could be at risk by Danny Murphy after latest controversy – ‘If you repeat offend, you won’t play’

Aston Villa captain Jack Grealish warned England place could be at risk by Danny Murphy after latest controversy – ‘If you repeat offend, you won’t play’

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Danny Murphy has warned Aston Villa captain Jack Grealish to behave himself or risk losing his place in the England squad. The 25-year-old was today banned from driving for nine months and fined a total of £82,499 after crashing his Range Rover during March’s coronavirus lockdown. Getty Images - Getty Grealish was in the news for the wrong reasons on Tuesday He also pleaded guilty to a separate offence of careless driving after prosecutors said an unmarked police car spotted him driving at more than 90mph along the M42 at ‘close to an intimidating distance’ on October 18. The early years of Grealish’s career was dominated by front-page headlines, from a picture of him sprawled on a pavement in Tenerife aged 19 to images of the Englishman inhaling ‘la...