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Eddie Howe gives update on Adam Smith after Bournemouth defender was stretchered off with head injury against Tottenham

Eddie Howe gives update on Adam Smith after Bournemouth defender was stretchered off with head injury against Tottenham

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Eddie Howe says Bournemouth’s Adam Smith is “sitting up and okay” having been stretchered off during their clash against Tottenham on Thursday. There was a lengthy stoppage in the second half with Cherries defender Smith sustaining a worrying looking injury. Having gone down after taking a powerful Harry Kane free-kick to the chest, Smith found himself in the wars moments later as he clashed with Spurs defender Ben Davies. Getty - Pool Smith appeared to sustain a head injury in the clash with Davies AFP AFP or Licensors AFP or Licensors There was no malice from Davies, who didn’t get hurt Club medics gave Smith treatment for a number of minutes before taking him off on a stretcher. It looked nasty as the player
Aaron Ramsdale: Bournemouth ‘shook’ by positive coronavirus test – Eddie Howe

Aaron Ramsdale: Bournemouth ‘shook’ by positive coronavirus test – Eddie Howe

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News of Bournemouth goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale's positive coronavirus test "shook" the Premier League club, according to manager Eddie Howe.Ramsdale initially tested negative but returned a positive test days later.The 22-year-old was asymptomatic but is one of eight people to test positive from across the Premier League so far. "I imagine anxiety is there among the players," Howe told the Daily Mail. "I can only imagine they are feeling the same way as I am.'"There was not one positive within our group during the early stages and we were comfortable and felt OK," added Howe, who was the first Premier League manager to take a pay cut during the coronavirus crisis."But as soon as you get that o...
What we’ve loved in sport: Eddie Hearn’s bonkers boxing plan, Erling Haaland scoring on Bundesliga return, Harry Kane’s incredible shirt gesture

What we’ve loved in sport: Eddie Hearn’s bonkers boxing plan, Erling Haaland scoring on Bundesliga return, Harry Kane’s incredible shirt gesture

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The return of the Bundesliga finally gave football fans something to watch over the weekend. Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund recorded routine wins, while RB Leipzig dropped points in the title race. After a two-month absence of top-tier European football due to the coronavirus pandemic, it was a welcome sight. And there have been plenty of other highlights over the past week. Here’s what we’ve enjoyed… Harry Kane sponsoring Leyton Orient’s shirts Harry Kane showed enormous generosity Leyton Orient announced that Kane will be their new shirt sponsor for the 2020/21 season. The Tottenham and England striker made his professional debut in a loan spell with the O’s in 2011 and has donated the shirt sponsorship to three separate causes. The home shirt features

Sports news LIVE: Premier League clubs target May 18 return to training, Eddie Hearn plots six-week boxing marathon, tributes to Leeds legend Norman Hunter

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[unable to retrieve full-text content]We will bring you all the latest sports news, views and updates on how the coronavirus pandemic continues to affect the sporting calendar. Headlines: Premier League says objective remains to finish season but no official deadline set for end of 2019/20 campaign Leeds United and England legend Norman Hunter has died from coronavirus at the […] talkSPORT
Little and Large star Eddie Large dies ‘after contracting coronavirus in hospital’

Little and Large star Eddie Large dies ‘after contracting coronavirus in hospital’

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Comedian Eddie Large, best known for his comedy double act Little and Large, has died after contracting COVID-19 in hospital, his agent has confirmed.His family said he caught the coronavirus while being treated for heart failure, and his son, Ryan McGinnis, posted on Facebook: "It is with great sadness that Mum and I need to announce that my dad passed away in the early hours of this morning."He had been suffering with heart failure and unfortunately, whilst in hospital, contracted the coronavirus, which his heart was sadly not strong enough to fight." Image: Large was best known for his comedy partnership with Syd Little. Pic: ITV/Shutterstock Large, real name Edward McGinnis, was best known for his partnership with Syd Little, wit...