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Aston Villa decide to keep faith with Steve Bruce

Aston Villa decide to keep faith with Steve Bruce

Steve Bruce said he was "absolutely delighted" as Aston Villa announced he will remain manager of the Sky Bet Championship club. Thierry Henry had been sounded out about a potential succession but Sawiris and Edens have made a decision to stick with the 57-year-old who guided the side to last season's Championship play-off final.


Geraint Thomas extends Tour de France lead

Geraint Thomas extends Tour de France lead

Froome prevailed in both. Chris Froome praised Thomas and gave his support to his teammate. Team Sky told media there was a misunderstanding after the stage as Froome rode back down a hill to his bus. "I know it's an interesting dynamic, but these two guys deserve so much credit for the way they have handled themselves", Brailsford said. Yellow jersey-bearing Thomas latched onto his wheel immediately as did Primoz Roglic , but four-time Tour victor Froome had no response other than ...



Klopp hands Sturridge Liverpool lifeline

Despite having 18 league titles to their name, Liverpool are yet to get their hands on the Premier League trophy, a trophy which has been dominated by Manchester United over the course of the competition's 25-year history. I would never talk about Manchester United unless somebody asks me about it but I am polite enough to give an answer if somebody asks me. I want to do it differently.


Cubs, Rangers Making Progress On Cole Hamels Trade

Cubs, Rangers Making Progress On Cole Hamels Trade

The veteran lefty's main issue has been keeping the ball inside the park with a home run/fly ball rate double the league average and a groundball rate that is roughly 4 percent lower this season, as Hamels hasn't been able to induce the soft contact he's thrived on for 13 seasons.


Demare silences detractors with victory on stage 18

Demare silences detractors with victory on stage 18

When he did, he said: "I've been through some hard moments but I really wanted to make it to the final sprints and play my cards". Geraint Thomas stayed safe in the yellow jersey as Frenchman Arnaud Demare won stage 18 of the Tour de France in Pau .


Salah, Mane on target in Man. City vs Liverpool game

Salah, Mane on target in Man. City vs Liverpool game

The former Liverpool player believes that Manchester United and Chelsea will be missing out with Arsenal making it back to the Top 4. "We are happy as a club to have 16 players out and the most [of any club] with their national teams, that's a good sign for the club".