Jill Scott has spoken about the importance of her loan move to Everton in being selected for a second Olympics, with the midfielder convinced she would have missed out if she had not made a change.The 34-year-old last season made seven Women’s Super League appearances for Manchester City, with five of those coming as a substitute, before returning to her old club Everton on loan in January.
New Everton manager Rafael Benitez claims he has felt strong support from fans living close to him following his appointment at Goodison Park.Some supporters apparently against the idea of the Toffees hiring the former Liverpool boss hung a threatening banner close to his home on the Wirral last month.That incident, which is being investigated by Merseyside Police, did not prevent the club bringing in the Spaniard as replacement for Carlo Ancelotti.
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Former Liverpool manager Rafael Benitez has been confirmed Carlo Ancelotti's successor at Everton. The Spaniard, 61, has been talking to the Toffees for over two weeks and has finally been announced officially.
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CNN’s Eleni Giokos speaks with retired Olympic swimmer Lia Neal, who won two gold medals for the US and was the first African-American woman to swim in an Olympic final for the US, about the lack of diversity in professional swimming.
Adam Peaty’s early swimming instructors were “gobsmacked” by his talent as a child.The staff at Uttoexeter Leisure Centre always knew their former charge was going to be special and were beaming with pride on Monday morning as Peaty made British swimming history by defending his Olympic title.The 26-year-old was in a class apart as he powered to victory in the 100 metres breaststroke at Tokyo 2020, following up his triumph from Rio five years ago.
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Olympic silver medallist Mirabai Chanu has landed at the Delhi Airport after her successful campaign at the Summer Games in Tokyo last week.
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Take a look at some of the key moments in the career of Harry Kane, captain of England for their historic Euro 2020 campaign and the player Tottenham can't bear to lose.The striker has been linked with a move to Manchester City, but with three years left on his contract, Tottenham hold all the cards.
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Manchester United have completed the signing of winger Jadon Sancho on a five-year deal.The 21-year-old England international – a former Manchester City youth team player – has joined from Borussia Dortmund in a £73million deal.
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