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Ten-man Leicester get draw at Wolves as marginal VAR call denies hosts victory

Ten-man Leicester get draw at Wolves as marginal VAR call denies hosts victory

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Wolves and Leicester played out an exciting goalless draw at Molineux on Friday night but the hosts will feel they could and probably should have got the three points. Willy Boly though he’d given Wolves the lead just before the break but his goal was ruled out following a very marginal call by VAR. Foxes midfielder Hamza Choudhury was sent off late in the second half but Nuno Espirito Santo’s men were unable to find the precious winning goal. More follows… Let's block ads! (Why?) talkSPORT
Leicester City 2-1 Everton: Kelechi Iheanacho grabs late winner for hosts

Leicester City 2-1 Everton: Kelechi Iheanacho grabs late winner for hosts

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Leicester City inflicted the cruellest of blows on beleaguered Everton manager Marco Silva as Kelechi Iheanacho's stoppage-time winner - awarded by the video assistant referee - kept the Foxes on the heels of Premier League leaders Liverpool.Silva appears to be managing Everton on a game-by-game basis after the club's power-brokers met to discuss his future following the dismal home defeat by Norwich City - and it looked like he would claim a precious point here until just seconds before the end of a pulsating game.Iheanacho placed a composed finish past Everton goalkeeper Jordan Pickford with the linesman's flag raised for offside but after a lengthy wait, the goal was given amid wild celebrations from Leicest...
England v Ireland: Hosts bowled out for 85 as 20 wickets fall

England v Ireland: Hosts bowled out for 85 as 20 wickets fall

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Media playback is not supported on this device Specsavers Test, Lord's (day one of four)England 85 (Murtagh 5-13, Adair 3-32, Rankin 2-5) & 0-0Ireland 207 (Balbirnie 55; Curran 3-28, Stone 3-29, Broad 3-52)England trail by 122 runsScorecardEngland suffered the indignity of being bowled out for 85 by Ireland before fighting back on a day when 20 wickets fell at Lord's.On the ground where they won the World Cup only 10 days ago and with just over a week before the Ashes begin, the long-standing deficiencies in England's batting were once again exposed.Middlesex seamer Tim Murtagh, play...
Peru 0-5 Brazil: Hosts top Copa America group with resounding victory as Roberto Firmino bags ‘no look’ goal

Peru 0-5 Brazil: Hosts top Copa America group with resounding victory as Roberto Firmino bags ‘no look’ goal

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MORE LIKE IT The Selecao put their disappointing draw to Venezuela behind them by romping to victory over the sorry Peruvians Brazil finally gave their fans something to smile about after romping to victory over Peru in their final Copa America group game in Sao Paolo. The hosts had been subject to jeers from their supporters following an unconvincing win over Bolivia and a disappointing draw against Venezuela. Getty Brazil put together a great performance when it was needed But those jeers became cheers on Saturday as the Selecao won 5-0 thanks to goals from Casemiro, Roberto Firmino, Everton Soares, Dani Alves and Willian. Brazil are now through to the quarter-finals after finishing top of Group A. The deadlock was broken by Real ...
Liverpool 0-0 Bayern Munich: Hosts frustrated in Champions League

Liverpool 0-0 Bayern Munich: Hosts frustrated in Champions League

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Liverpool's Champions League last-16 tie against Bayern Munich remains finely poised after a goalless draw in the first leg at Anfield.The hosts posed the greater threat but were either wasteful in front of goal or kept out by Bayern's well-marshalled defence.Sadio Mane missed a handful of first-half chances, most notably dragging a shot on the turn wide from inside the penalty area when unmarked. Joel Matip also failed to convert Roberto Firmino's cross from six yards.Matip almost handed Bayern an away goal early on when his misdirected clearance rebounded off Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson to safety.In the second half the German champions were excellent defensively, with Mane's 85th-minute he...