Maurizio Sarri must put stubbornness aside if he is to get the best out of N'Golo Kante

After the Italian was scathing in his criticism of the midfielder in the humbling at Spurs, Kante needed just four minutes to fire his own emphatic message at the boss. Robbing the ball from Jean Michael Seri in Fulham’s half, he drove forward, played a pass into Pedro who made no mistake in firing the home side ahead. Claudio Ranieri […]

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We must move forward with optimism after Brexit — and should not fear the unknown

Nothing to fear Just before the Referendum, the Treasury said a Leave vote would send us “into a year-long recession”. The Bank of England said a Brexit vote would increase unemployment. Oops! And yet, despite being so wrong then, both organisations are dusting off the old Armageddon scenarios in a naked attempt to get the PM’s deal through Parliament. We […]

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Wallabies must be more consistent against battled-hardened Wales: Grey

Cardiff: Wallabies defence coach Nathan Grey says Australia are desperately striving for consistency and believes Wales will be a tougher proposition than recent years because they have an extra game under their belt. One of the most frustrating aspects of being on the Wallabies coaching staff is watching the disparity between the team’s best and worst. United: The Wallabies face […]

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Sajid Javid must get a handle on the Home Office now or he'll end up like his predecessor Amber Rudd

Step up, Sajid His Home Office seems more dysfunctional now even than when a large chunk of it was condemned as “not fit for purpose” 12 years ago. His junior minister and civil servants seem clueless about their own post-Brexit immigration policy. His predecessor Amber Rudd was given such woeful advice by two ­bungling senior officials she had to resign […]

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Wesley Snipes must pay $9.5 million in back taxes to IRS

Despite the settlement amount being lowered, Snipes still tried to fight back. (Reuters) Wesley Snipes has been ordered to pay back taxes despite trying hard to convince the Internal Revenue Service that he doesn't have the funds, according to the Hollywood Reporter. The outlet reported Thursday that the IRS originally attempted to collect $23.5 million from the actor, to which […]

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The Press MUST be free to serve the public interest over wealthy man's capacity to buy silence

Gag to worse Yesterday, it was revealed that the Daily Telegraph has been stopped from revealing the name of a prominent businessman who — on at least five occasions — has used non-disclosure agreements and hush money to silence allegations against him. Is it in the public interest for a loaded businessman to be able to silence the Press by […]

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Manchester United must target Leonardo Bonucci as Juventus weak link suffers horrific start to season

Jose Mourinho's men need to ensure they target the veteran as he made another howler against Genoa and statistics proving he is a weak link at the back. Juventus ruined their 100 per cent start to the season yesterday when with that 1-1 draw and Massimiliano Allegri even claiming his players were distracted by the prospect of the United game. The Old […]

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Theresa May must not surrender to the EU's unreasonable demands as chaos looms if everyone assumes everyone else will roll over

And any impartial observer must see that Brussels is being dangerously unreasonable insisting it can dictate to us whether and when we finally leave. Yet how many MPs at the Brexit debate yesterday broke off from their mass punishment-beating of Theresa May to point out this obvious truth? Corbyn, naturally, had an easy ­solution: surrender. Stay forever in the customs […]

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Brexit deal latest – UK must start preparing for No Deal within days after last-minute talks break down

Officials have been scrambling to strike a deal with the EU ahead of a European summit taking place this week. But last night No10 announced that talks had been called off for now because the two sides can't agree on the crucial question of the Irish border. Civil servants have reportedly told ministers that in the absence of an agreement, […]

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