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Oscar completes €61M move from Chelsea to Shanghai SIPG

A statement released by the club on Friday morning read: "Chelsea Football Club and Shanghai SIPG have agreed terms for the permanent transfer of Oscar". Crystal Palace may have been struggling to create clear-cut chances, but Chelsea still required greater control as they sought to protect their slender one-goal advantage when the two sides met in their Premier League game earlier this month.


Wild Oats XI out of Sydney to Hobart

Wild Oats XI out of Sydney to Hobart

New Zealand yacht Beau Geste was just behind, with Wild Oats XI trailing after a slow start, but quickly making up time. Four yachts have so far withdrawn from this year's race, leaving 84 in the running. This retirement marks the second in a row for the yacht that won the race eight times in a row. At 9am when the news broke, Loyal was almost 17nm ahead of second-placed Giacomo, the Volvo 70 owned by New Zealander Jim Delegat.



Manchester United v Sunderland preview

United's "traditions" have always been built on a foundation of unrelenting victory, for which the Portuguese is finally laying the groundwork. Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Henrikh Mkhitaryan added two more goals for United in the second half before Fabio Borini scored a consolation goal late on for the visitors but in the end United ran our deserved winners.


David Moyes takes aim at Manchester United ahead of Boxing Day return

David Moyes takes aim at Manchester United ahead of Boxing Day return

Mourinho confirmed last month that he was keen to take up the option to extend the Swede's one-season deal by a further yearand he foresees no problem in ironing out the details. The first thing I did was look at the assistant and I saw it was not ruled as offside so I just started to celebrate. " Second half we had everything back intensity recover the ball high in the pitch play fast passes and to have players like Anthony Martial and Henrikh Mkhitaryan on the bench helps.


New York rapper shot, wounded sitting in car at intersection

New York rapper shot, wounded sitting in car at intersection

The hometown hip-hop star was grazed in the head and struck once in the arm as he sat in the six-figure sports auto with his girlfriend , sources said. Ave was shot while going to meet his family in Brooklyn for Christmas, according to a statement by his attorney. His friend was killed in the incident.



Dolphins Clinch Playoff Berth: Latest Comments and Reaction

The Dolphins are locked into a road game as a wild card team, while the Patriots are battling for home-field advantage throughout the AFC playoffs. However, following the game on Sunday night, that pressure was completely gone. The Broncos' defeat, coupled with Miami's 34-31 overtime victory at Buffalo on Saturday, assured the Dolphins (10-5) of no worse than the sixth and final seed in the conference playoffs.