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Harvey Elliott: Liverpool sign Fulham teenager

Liverpool have signed 16-year-old midfielder Harvey Elliott from Fulham. Elliott became the youngest player to feature in the Premier League when he came on as a substitute against Wolverhampton Wanderers in May, aged just 16 years and 30 days. The England youth international cannot turn professional until his 17th birthday next April. …

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Life is hard for retailers. But Sports Direct is in a crisis of Ashley’s own making

 Mike Ashley leaving Sports Direct’s HQ after his results statement on Friday. Photograph: Kirsty O’Connor/PA Even by Mike Ashley’s standards, Sport’s Direct’s annual results statement on Friday was an extraordinary performance. The idiosyncratic billionaire’s comments included expressing regret about buying House of Fraser last year due to its “terminal” problems; urging …

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UFC 240: Max Holloway retains UFC featherweight title in Edmonton

Featherweight champion Max “Blessed” Holloway maintained his grip on the UFC’s undisputed 145lb title with a dominant display against former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar at UFC 240 in Edmonton. Hawaii’s Holloway, 27, eased his way into the fight before upping his intensity as the fight progressed to secure scores of …

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