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Conor McGregor walks away with £18m despite knockout

Conor McGregor earned a staggering £18million, including purse and pay-per-view numbers in the fight in which he was knocked out by Dustin Poirier early today. “That equates to a mind-blowing £2.4m-per-minute, or £40,000-a-second, dwarfing most fighters’ earnings”, The Sun reported. “He got around £3.65m just for walking into the Octagon overnight, more than most in […]

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Chelsea vs Luton: Abramovich identifies former coach as Lampard’s replacement

Chelsea’s hierarchy has identified Leicester City manager, Brendan Rodgers, as a possible replacement for Frank Lampard, if he is fired, according to the UK Mirror. Lampard is fighting for his job at Stamford Bridge, after the Blues slipped seven places in the Premier League in the space of six weeks. Chelsea went top of the […]

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Supercomputer tips Manchester City winning Premier League, heartbreak for United

A supercomputer prediction said Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s Manchester United will miss out winning this season’s Premier League. Tipped to win are their city rivals, Manchester City. The prediction is certainly a heartbreak for United, having not won a title since 2012-13, after legendary Alex Ferguson departed as gaffer. Although United are ahead of City with […]

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Guardiola calls for teams in Premier League to be reduced

Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola, has called on the Premier League to reduce the number of teams. Guardiola says this will improve the leagues overall quality and appeal, as talks of a European Super League continues to swirl. The Spaniard believes retaining the sentimentality and history of domestic competitions and improving on them, is the […]

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I don’t listen to speculation – Lampard reacts to Chelsea’s plan to replace him

Chelsea manager, Frank Lampard, has claimed he does not listen to the speculation over his future. However, he admits he’s aware of the pressure that comes with being Blues boss. Lampard’s position is under scrutiny following their 2-0 defeat at Leicester City on Tuesday, a result which leaves them eighth in the Premier League. The […]