Football

Manchester City won the Carabao Cup in a penalty-shoot out at Wembley.

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Manchester City won the Carabao Cup in a penalty-shoot out at Wembley after Chelsea goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga defied manager Maurizio Sarri’s attempt to substitute him. City claimed the first major trophy in their four-pronged assault on silverware but this stale final, which was goalless after extra-time, will be remembered for an almost unprecedented challenge to …

FA Cup QF draw: Man Utd travel to Wolves, while Millwall host Brighton

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Manchester United’s victory over Chelsea earned them a tricky trip to face Wolves away from home in the quarter-finals of the FA Cup. United’s visit to Molineux is the pick of the ties for the quarter-finals, which will also pit Championship side Millwall against Brighton at the Den. Millwall will be delighted at being drawn at home, …

Liverpool make Brazilian Alisson World’s most expensive goalkeeper £66.9m fee

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Liverpool’s £65m signing, who comes from a family of goalkeepers and models himself on Manuel Neuer, overcame a testing start at Roma to be the world’s most expensive keeper. More testing experiences lay ahead. Alisson had arrived as Brazil’s first-choice goalkeeper but found himself backing up Wojciech Szczesny at Roma. He played only 15 games in …

SportsMate Power Rankings : 2018 WC Power Rankings before Semi-Finals

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The 2018 World Cup reaches at it’s final week with four European nations remaining in a tournament that has captured the imagination. The nerve-wracking thought about what we will do with ourselves once it is over can wait, because two well-matched semi-finals await. France face Belgium while England play Croatia in their major tie for a generation. …