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Injury-hit Stoke set to field youth players against Chelsea

Injury-hit Stoke set to field youth players against Chelsea

Another three points on Saturday could see them clinch the second spot from Manchester United, who will be playing Southampton at Old Trafford. The Chelsea boss has now set his side the aim of securing a Champions League place and says the competitiveness of England's top-flight makes it the "holy league".


Can Roger Federer back up his 'magical' 2017 season?

Can Roger Federer back up his 'magical' 2017 season?

The Swiss Master is now in Australia, preparing for the Hopman Cup in Perth. Federer was took the chance to make nice with a quokka. Native to Australia's Rottnest Island, quokkas are considered to be the world's happiest animals for their friendly nature.


Hazard rejected Chelsea contract for Real Madrid transfer, reveals father

Hazard rejected Chelsea contract for Real Madrid transfer, reveals father

Antonio Conte insists Chelsea must not sell Thibaut Courtois and Eden Hazard if they are to compete for trophies in the future. Antonio Conte has admitted that he is desperate to keep Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtois at Stamford Bridge as Chelsea can not afford to lose their best players.


Status Yellow wind warning for Kilkenny due to Storm Dylan

Status Yellow wind warning for Kilkenny due to Storm Dylan

Named by Met Eireann , the storm consists of an area of low-pressure arriving from the Atlantic and has prompted the Met Office to issue a yellow wind warning for Sunday from midnight until 3pm. "On Sunday, winds will ease". Highest temperatures of 5 to 8 degrees with moderate west to southwest breezes. "Rain and sleet will spread northeastwards and will turn to snow for a time, mainly over the northern half of the country".