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The 50 best players in the world in 2017

Journalists from across Goal's 37 editions voted in the 10th annual award for the world's top footballers<p><b>50. Thomas Lemar</b><p>After a promising first season at Monaco, following his arrival from Caen in the summer of 2015, Thomas Lemar has established himself as one of the most exciting wingers in the …

Liverpool confirm Lambert signing

Liverpool have confirmed the signing of England striker Rickie Lambert from Southampton.<p>Lambert, 32, has penned a contract with the Reds and passed a …

Luis Suarez may turn to Court of Arbitration for Sport after Fifa rejects biting ban appeal

Uruguay and Liverpool striker Luis Suarez has one final chance to reduce punishment for biting Italy's Georgio Chiellini - which might mean he could play at start of season<p>Luis Suarez was on Thursday night pondering an audacious appeal against his record biting ban that could see the disgraced …

Luis Suarez has an opportunity to show if Liverpool were right to reject Arsenal's offer

Luis Suarez will return to the Liverpool side to take on Manchester United at Old Trafford today, and it'll be a fine opportuntiy to see whether the Reds were right to reject an offer from Arsenal for the player in September.<p>We might not all agree that it's a legitimate defence against racism, but …

Rodgers: Continue has 'man strength'

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers insists Philippe Coutinho has enough "man strength" to handle the physicality of Premier League football and …

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Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher prepares to sign off before curtain comes down on playing career

Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher hopes to be remembered as a "decent lad who had a go" when he calls time on his playing career this weekend.<p>On Sunday the 35-year-old will play his 737th and final match for the Reds against QPR at Anfield.<p>The club plan to mark the occasion with a guard of honour …

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Jamie Carragher: my biggest regret is not winning the Premier League title with Liverpool

Jamie Carragher will bow out of professional football this weekend admitting Liverpool's inability to win the title during his period at Anfield is his biggest regret.<p>A decorated <b>Liverpool</b> career saw Carragher win the Champions League, the Uefa Cup, two FA Cups and three League Cups over 16 years. …

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FA under fire over minimum five-match ban for racial abuse

The Football Association has voted to introduce a minimum ban of five matches for any player found to have racially abused an opponent but the new …

Sebastian Vettel pips Alonso in practice for F1's Spanish Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel, the championship leader, was fastest in practice at the Circuit de Catalunya on Friday afternoon, the Red Bull driver pushing the …

Spanish Grand Prix 2013: Sebastian Vettel denies Ferrari's Fernando Alonso a fastest practice double

Sebastian Vettel denied home hero Fernando Alonso a practice double ahead of this weekend's Spanish Grand Prix.<p><b>Vettel</b>, the reigning triple world champion and current title leader, took full advantage of the warm, dry conditions for the second practice to edge Alonso by just 0.017sec at Barcelona's …

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Liverpool's Jamie Carragher to join Sky Sports as a pundit next season

Sky Sports has strengthened its line-up of football experts even further by signing the Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher.<p>Carragher will join in …

Branislav Ivanovic says he accepted biting apology from Luis Suárez

Chelsea's Branislav Ivanovic has confirmed he accepted an apology from Luis Suárez after the "really strange" biting incident last month at …

Newcastle interested in recruiting Liverpool midfielder Jay Spearing

Newcastle United are closely monitoring Jay Spearing's potential availability at Liverpool and considering bidding for the midfielder as long as the …

Luis Suarez Banned 10 Matches by FA After Biting Branislav Ivanovic

Liverpool striker Luis Suarez has been banned for 10 matches by the Football Association after being cited for biting Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic in their recent 2-2 draw (h/t LiverpoolFC.com).<p><b>UPDATE: Friday, April 26 at 10:05 a.m. ET by Tim Daniels</b><p>Liverpool managing director Ian Ayre …

PS4 lead designer details the console's custom 'supercharged' architecture

PlayStation 4 will give developers a "supercharged" architecture that was custom designed based on developer feedback, the console's lead design architect Mark Cerny told Gamesutra.<p>Cerny's comments expanded on those he expressed at the February event where Sony unveiled the PlayStation 4, which he …

Borussia Dortmund 4-1 Real Madrid | Champions League semi-final first leg match report

First Bayern Munich, now Borussia Dortmund. Barcelona fell on Tuesday; 24 hours later Real Madrid fell in a manner so similar, so comprehensive, as …

I would rather be bitten than have my leg broken, says Jamie Carragher, as he backs Liverpool over Luis Suarez

Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher believes the club are right to stick by Luis Suarez, saying he would rather be bitten than have his leg broken.<p>Suarez was today set to find out the length of the ban he will receive for biting Chelsea's Branislav Ivanovic at the weekend, after he pleaded guilty to …

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