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Manchester United's Henrikh Mkhitaryan keen to improve to keep starting place

Mkhitaryan was later nominated for the Europa League Player of the Year trophy and was perhaps unlucky to lose out to team-mate Paul Pogba, whose opening goal at the Friends Arena could have swayed the vote. The window was clearly a distraction, with Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain moving to Liverpool just days after Arsenal lost 4-0 at Anfield. Tottenham climbed into the top four after a thrilling 3-2 win at London Stadium over West Ham.


England v West Indies 4th ODI: Teams announced

England v West Indies 4th ODI: Teams announced

Lewis and Holder did just that amid a blizzard of boundaries. "I do relish it.Obviously (Gayle) is a good player - and if you miss, he'll hit it miles". Before West Indies could find their footing, they were 19 for 2 as Shai Hope dangled his bat way outside off stump, and burned through his team's review to boot.


Best Asian Footballers at the Federation Internationale de Football Association U17 World Cup 2017

Best Asian Footballers at the Federation Internationale de Football Association U17 World Cup 2017

It was evident on the training pitch as one could sense the scent of excitement from the players about to make history for Indian football in less than a fortnight. We always had great teams like Santos, Botafago, Flamengo, Sao Paolo, producing greats like Pele, Garrincha, Zico, etc. Asked about the future of the programme apart from the U-17 team he said: "We will in due course continue this programme in other age groups too".


USA designation of Muslim Brotherhood as 'terrorist' group needs time: Al-Sisi

USA designation of Muslim Brotherhood as 'terrorist' group needs time: Al-Sisi

Nevertheless, he clarified that "Israel will always remain in control of the security west of the Jordan [river]" and therefore he "does not want to go into the question of what to call it [the future Palestinian entity]". The two Arab leaders discussed the efforts to advance the peace process and relations with Israel in light of the existing tensions since the Temple Mount clashes.


The Cosatu Strike Blow By Blow

The Cosatu Strike Blow By Blow

In Johannesburg roughly 2,000 members of the COSATU trade union federation, South Africa's largest, marched armed with "Zuma must go, corruption is a crime against humanity" placards. "When Cosatu calls for a strike against state capture, they are in fact calling for a strike against themselves because they are part of the very machinery which is being used to oppress workers every day".