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Barcelona 6-1 Girona: Former Liverpool stars Philippe Coutinho and Luis Suarez run riot

Barcelona 6-1 Girona: Former Liverpool stars Philippe Coutinho and Luis Suarez run riot

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Coutinho celebrates after scoring his first Barcelona goalSaturday, February 24, 2018Philippe Coutinho scored his first Barcelona goal since his £142 million move from Liverpool as they thrashed Girona 6-1 in LaLiga.Former Liverpool man Luis Suarez also scored a hat-trick as the league leaders came from a goal down to beat their Catalan rivals comfortably at the Camp Nou.Portu gave the visitors a shock early lead, but Lionel Messi set up Suarez to equalise for an instant equalizer.Messi took on three defenders to score, before rolling a free-kick under the wall for his second.Coutinho set up his former Liverpool team-mate’s second before curling home his first La Liga goal, and Suarez tapped in Ousmane Dembele's cross for his third.Victory means Barcelona, who are 10 points clear of s
Philippe Coutinho: Barcelona to sign Liverpool and Brazil midfielder in £142m deal

Philippe Coutinho: Barcelona to sign Liverpool and Brazil midfielder in £142m deal

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Media playback is not supported on this device Barcelona will sign Liverpool midfielder Philippe Coutinho in a £142m deal, one of the most expensive transfers of all time.The Reds are expected to receive £105m up front - a British record - for the 25-year-old Brazil international, with the rest in realistic add-ons.The playmaker will sign a five-and-half year deal at the Nou Camp and will have a buyout clause of 400m euros (£355m).He joined Liverpool from Inter Milan for £8.5m in January 2013, The final deal will be eclipsed only by the £200m Paris St-Germain paid Barcelona for Neymar last summer, and the £165.7m Kylian Mbappe will cost PSG at the end of his initial loan spell from Monaco.Coutinho stayed behind on Merseyside while final
‘You won’t win the league if you sell your best players’ – Dean Saunders urges Liverpool to keep Philippe Coutinho

‘You won’t win the league if you sell your best players’ – Dean Saunders urges Liverpool to keep Philippe Coutinho

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Dean Saunders has urged Liverpool to keep hold of Philippe Coutinho, warning his former club: ‘You won’t win the league if you sell your best players!’Brazilian playmaker Coutinho has been in great form for the Reds this season, but he is widely expected to leave this month with Barcelona still keen on bringing him to the Nou Camp.Having failed with their attempts to sign him in the summer, latest reports from Spain claim Barca have tabled an offer worth up to €150million (£133m) to sign him in January.READ MORE: Barcelona make €150million move for Liverpool star Philippe Coutinho, claims leading Spanish paperIt is claimed Liverpool will consider an offer if they deem it a fair price for their star man, but former Reds star Saunders wants the club to show their ambition to win titles by ke
Tropical Storm Philippe forms near Florida Keys

Tropical Storm Philippe forms near Florida Keys

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Oct. 28 (UPI) -- Tropical Storm Philippe formed near the Florida Keys on Saturday evening, bringing rains to the state and Cuba, the National Hurricane Center said.The storm was located about 50 miles north of Havana and 75 miles southwest of Key West, Fla., as of the NHC's 8 p.m. EDT advisory.It was moving north at 28 mph and had maximum sustained winds of 40 mph.There was a tropical storm warning in effect for the Isle of Youth (Isla de la Juventud), Havana, Matanzas, Cienfuegos and Villa Clara, Cuba, and the Northwestern Bahamas.There was a tropical storm watch for the Central Bahamas, and from Craig Key to Golden Beach in Florida. The NHC said residents in the Cayman Islands should monitor the storm."On the forecast track, the center of Philippe will move through the Straits of Florida...