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Man City back in Champions League after Sheikh Mansour buys UEFA

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Manchester City’s exclusion from the Champions League has been dramatically lifted today after it has emerged that their owner Sheikh Mansour has bought UEFA in a cash-only deal.

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Rampant consumerism celebrates 54th consecutive Super Bowl victory

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Marketing professionals are celebrating yet another a magnificent victory in yesterday’s Super Bowl LIV, after securing unprecedented levels of coverage for their range of tawdry products.

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BBC apologises for using footage of Billy Ocean in news report of Kobe Bryant’s death

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The BBC has apologised for mistakenly using footage of soul singer Billy Ocean instead of Kobe Bryant during a report on the basketball legend’s death.

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Man Utd leave Premier League to concentrate on Deloitte Football Money League

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Manchester United have announced they are leaving the ‘small potatoes’ English Premier League to concentrate on improving their position near the top of the Deloitte Football Money League, where they have dropped down the rankings.

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Man City goalkeeper criticised for making a cheese fondue during Aston Villa game

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Manchester City’s goalkeeper made the most of his ninety minutes of free time while his teammates absolutely battered Aston Villa.

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VAR either ruining or perfecting football depending on which team you support

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The Video Assistant Referee (VAR) has either killed football stone dead or breathed new life into it, depending on who you ask.

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Far-right rally at Tottenham stadium marred by footballing outbreak

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Racists have vowed to take the “strongest possible action” after their far-right rally was ruined by a football match between Chelsea and Spurs.

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Labour activist’s finger announced as Anthony Joshua’s next opponent

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The index finger of the Labour activist shouting at Matt Hancock’s support team at a Leeds hospital will be the next opponent for World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua, it has been confirmed today.

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Russian athletes aren’t doping after all, says last surviving member of World Anti-Doping Agency team

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Less than a day after banning Russia’s athletes from international competition, the last surviving member of the Olympic anti-doping commission has staged a remarkable U-turn.

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Seriously ripped Vladimir Putin denies Russian athletes use performance enhancing drugs

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Russian premier Vladimir Putin has angrily denied the use of performance-enhancing drugs by his nation’s athletes, whilst showing off his mad ripped abs this afternoon.

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