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Roma apologise to former Leeds midfielder Ronaldo Vieira after he’s racially abused while playing for Sampdoria

Roma have issued an apology to former Leeds midfielder Ronaldo Vieira after he was racially abused while playing for Sampdoria on Sunday. The two clubs played out a goalless draw, which was overshadowed by reported monkey chants directed at Vieira by travelling Roma fans. The 21-year-old joined Sampdoria in a £7.7million move from Leeds in […]
TalkSport - 20.10.2019 22:07

Racist chants aimed at Sampdoria midfielder Vieira

Sampdoria midfielder Ronaldo Vieira has been subjected to racist chants by Roma fans during a Serie A soccer match. Referee Fabio Maresca heard the chants near the end of the first half of the game at Sampdoria's Luigi Ferraris stadium on Sunday and let Vieira know about it. The referee and Vieira
Yahoo - 20.10.2019 20:47

AP Sources: China in line to host 2021 Club World Cup

China is in line to be selected as host of the first expanded 24-team Club World Cup in 2021. People with knowledge of the situation tell The Associated Press that China is the only host for the tournament that is due to be considered by the FIFA Council for ratification at a meeting on Thursday in
Yahoo - 20.10.2019 20:22

Manchester United pegged back by Adam Lallana’s late strike as Liverpool secure a precious point at Old Trafford

Adam Lallana scored his first Liverpool goal for 18 months to secure a vital point for Liverpool against bitter rivals at Manchester United. Marcus Rashford’s controversial strike in the first half seemed destined to be the winner, but Lallana came off the bench to strike with just five minutes of normal time remaining. The Red […]
TalkSport - 20.10.2019 19:30

Inter Milan keep pace with Juventus as Ranieri's Sampdoria hold Roma

Inter Milan held off a late Sassuolo surge to win 4-3 and keep pace with leaders Juventus in Serie A on Sunday as Claudio Ranieri settled for a goalless draw against former club Roma in his first game as Sampdoria coach. Romelu Lukaku and Lautaro Martinez each bagged a brace for Inter in a seven-goal
Yahoo - 20.10.2019 18:12

Wigan inflict first Championship defeat on Nottingham Forest since opening day of season thanks to Jamal Lowe goal

Wigan ended Nottingham Forest’s 11-game unbeaten run in the Championship with a 1-0 win on Sunday. Jamal Lowe turned home Gavin Massey’s cross in the 35th minute to stun promotion hopefuls Forest, who had not lost in the league since the opening day of the season. Subsequently, Sabri Lamouchi’s men missed the chance to go […]
TalkSport - 20.10.2019 16:55

Wayne Rooney’s MLS career ends as DC United are beaten 5-1 by Toronto in play-offs

Former Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney’s MLS career has come to an end after DC United were beaten by Toronto in the play-offs. His stateside club lost 5-1 after extra-time with Rooney substituted at half-time of the 30 minutes. The 33-year-old had played a part in DC United’s late equaliser with his cross knocked on […]
TalkSport - 20.10.2019 14:35

Manchester United ready to spend £300million on transfers in another huge Ole Gunnar Solskjaer rebuild

Manchester United are set for huge summer in the transfer market with a £300million on the cards. According to a report in the Daily Mail, Red Devils chiefs are plotting a series of sensational raids on some of Europe’s top talents. Manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer splashed around £140million prior to the current season, making Harry […]
TalkSport - 20.10.2019 12:04

Rohit on brink of maiden double-century as India consolidate

Ajinkya Rahane fell after a fluent century but Rohit Sharma remained on the brink of his maiden test double-century as India reached 357 for four wickets at lunch on day two of the third and final test against South Africa on Sunday.
Reuters - 20.10.2019 08:40

Haringey boss Tom Loizou explains why he took he players off in FA Cup tie with Yeovil following racist abuse from fan

Haringey Borough manager Tom Loizou took one look at his players’ faces and decided to take them off the pitch in their FA Cup tie after one was racially abused by a fan. Haringey, who were the home side, left the pitch in the 64th minute of the match following the incident in the fourth […]
TalkSport - 19.10.2019 21:35

Manchester City ease to win against Crystal Palace thanks to first half goals from Gabriel Jesus and David Silva

Manchester City got back to winning ways in the Premier League with a 2-0 win over Crystal Palace on Saturday. Pep Guardiola’s side suffered a surprise defeat at home to Wolves before the international break but eased to a comfortable win at Selhurst Park. Gabriel Jesus got the scoring started before David Silva added a […]
TalkSport - 19.10.2019 20:23

Manchester United’s legendary boss Sir Alex Ferguson visits Ole Gunnar Solskjaer at training ahead of Liverpool clash

Sir Alex Ferguson was pictured at Manchester United training on Saturday ahead of the club’s Premier League clash with Liverpool. The Red Devils are in desperate need of inspiration following their worst start to a league season under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Ferguson’s shadow still looms large over Old Trafford, with the club in gradual decline […]
TalkSport - 19.10.2019 18:45

Premier League results: VAR helps Tottenham rescue late draw with Watford, Chelsea hold on to beat Newcastle

Dele Alli got away with possible handball to rescue a point for Tottenham with a late goal to seal a 1-1 draw with bottom-of-the-table Watford. Spurs avoided a third disastrous result in a row after their 7-2 mauling against Bayern Munich in the Champions League and then a shock 3-0 defeat to Brighton. But Hornets […]
TalkSport - 19.10.2019 18:10

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Social Media Reacts To Murray's Antwerp Title

There wasn’t a dry eye in the house at the European Open in Antwerp as Andy Murray completed a remarkable comeback from hip surgery by defeating Stan Wawrinka in Sunday’s final. The win gave the Brit his first ATP Tour title since 2017 Dubai. The outpouring of love was also evident on social media, where everyone from Feliciano Lopez to James Corden sung their praises for Murray. ATPTour.com looks at some of the best tweets about this unforgettable moment. Andy ******* Murray!!!! — Jamie Murray (@jamie_murray) October 20, 2019 Cheers. @andy_murray #antwerp pic.twitter.com/Q7VVDipxiQ — judy murray (@JudyMurray) October 20, 2019 @andy_murray it’s always been a pleasure sharing a court with you, great to have you back & congrats on a strong tournament! Antwerp thank you for your love & support, and for a special day on court today!🥈🙏🏻🇧🇪🖤💛❤️ #Antwerp #Final #BackToWork #TrustTheProcess #Belgium #Love pic.twitter.com/sDZ2b4ICP0 — Stani...
ATP - 20.10.2019 21:51

Krajinovic Reaches Third ATP Tour Final In Stockholm

Serbian Filip Krajinovic arrived in Stockholm on a three-match losing streak. But the World No. 60 has reversed his fortunes in a major way, and now he is just one victory from claiming his first ATP Tour title. Krajinovic rallied past fifth seed Pablo Carreno Busta 4-6, 6-3, 6-3 on Saturday to reach the championship match of the Intrum Stockholm Open. He will face #NextGenATP Canadian Denis Shapovalov or lucky loser Yuichi Sugita in his third ATP Tour final. “Thanks guys for coming to watch this match, it means a lot to me,” Krajinovic told the crowd. “Playing in the Stockholm final, it’s a dream come true.” Krajinovic has a career-high 27 tour-level wins this year, including a trip to his second ATP Tour final in Budapest, where he was a qualifier. Almost two years ago, he enjoyed a stunning run to the championship match of the Rolex Paris Masters, an ATP Masters 1000 event, where he fell to Jack Sock with the trophy on the line. It looked in the early ...
ATP - 19.10.2019 18:04