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No escaping Van Gaal's gaze for Manchester United squad

LONDON - Manchester United's squad have been warned. Slack off in training and new manager Louis van Gaal will be watching you.

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Crystal Palace sign Norwegian defender Hangeland

LONDON - Experienced Norwegian defender Brede Hangeland has made the short move across London from Fulham to Crystal Palace, signing a one-year deal on Friday.

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Drogba still has killer instinct, says Mourinho

LONDON - Veteran striker Didier Drogba will still strike fear into defenders when he begins his second spell at Chelsea, manager Jose Mourinho said on Friday.

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Gorecka overcomes all the odds to run in Glasgow

GLASGOW - When England’s Emelia Gorecka runs in the 5,000 metres final at the Commonwealth Games she will know any temporary pain on the track will be nothing compared to what she has been through just to get to Glasgow.

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Van Nistelrooy named as Dutch assistant coach

AMSTERDAM - Ruud van Nistelrooy has been named as one of the Netherlands national team assistant coaches, the Dutch football association (KNVB) said on Friday.

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INTERVIEW-Golf-Kaymer would love to partner Langer at Ryder Cup

LONDON - U.S. Open champion Martin Kaymer has added his name to a growing list calling for Europe captain Paul McGinley to consider 56-year-old Bernhard Langer as one of his three Ryder Cup wildcard choices.

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World Cup boosts revenue for bookmaker William Hill

LONDON - Leading British bookmaker William Hill said the football World Cup had boosted revenues in the first half of the year, with growing numbers of its customers betting on matches online.

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Spanish striker Villa vows to add to legacy in New York

NEW YORK - For Spanish striker David Villa, the chance to start afresh in Major League Soccer with New York City at Yankee Stadium proved irresistible in his quest to add to his legacy.

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Expect Chelsea fight for first-choice keeper spot - Mourinho

LONDON - Petr Cech is ready to take up the challenge of competing with Thibaut Courtois for the position of Chelsea's number one goalkeeper, manager Jose Mourinho said on Thursday.

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Best of Tour de France

Vincenzo Nibali wins the Tour de France.

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McIlroy wins British Open

Rory McIlroy wins the British Open.

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