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Claudio Ranieri's first priority is to avoid relegation with Leicester next season

Avoiding relegation next term is the main aim for Leicester boss Claudio Ranieri

Jose Mourinho is close to being appointed Manchester United boss

Peter Schmeichel confident Jose Mourinho can bring good times back to United

Goalkeeper Loris Karius has joined Liverpool

Loris Karius targets Simon Mignolet after joining Liverpool from Mainz

Ryan Giggs worked as Louis van Gaal's assistant at Manchester United.

Robbie Savage reckons it is time for Ryan Giggs to leave Manchester United

Jose Mourinho is close to agreeing personal terms with Manchester United

Manchester United continue talks to bring Jose Mourinho to Old Trafford

Lee Westwood admits he suffered from self doubt before finishing second in the Masters

Lee Westwood happy to be back in form after doubts about his game

Vitaly Mutko says the IAAF has no grounds not to restore the Russia team for Rio

Russian sports minister Vitaly Mutko urges IAAF to lift ban for Rio Olympics

Finn Russell suffered a bad head injury during Glasgow's play-off clash

Scotland stand-off Finn Russell ruled out of summer tour of Japan

Chris Ashton has scored 10 tries in eight matches since completing a 10-week ban

Chris Ashton still has international future insists Saracens' Mark McCall

Johanna Konta was unable to create more positive grand slam headlines at the French Open

Aljaz Bedene progresses but Johanna Konta and Laura Robson exit at French Open

Andy Murray, pictured, recovered from two sets down to beat Radek Stepanek in the first round of the French Open (AP)

Andy Murray plays down acrimonious split with former coach Amelie Mauresmo

England's Ben Stokes suffered a cartilage tear in his left knee

Ben Stokes 'devastated' to miss Sri Lanka series after undergoing knee op

Rory McIlroy claimed his maiden victory of 2016 at the Irish Open last weekend

Rory McIlroy may withdraw from Rio Olympics over Zika virus concerns

Former Burnley midfielder Joey Barton has signed a two-year deal with Rangers

Joey Barton seduced by Rangers' history and tradition

Great Britain's Johanna Konta was beaten in the first round of the French Open

Johanna Konta suffers straight-sets defeat in French Open first round

Laura Robson, pictured, was beaten in the first round of the French Open by Andrea Petkovic

Laura Robson's struggles continue with French Open first-round knockout

Aljaz Bedene is through to the second round of the French Open for the first time

Aljaz Bedene through to French Open second round

Angelique Kerber's stay at the French Open was short lived

Angelique Kerber loses in French Open first round

Sol Campbell, right, played 73 times for England

Sol Campbell opens the door to another approach to help England's leaky defence

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Chris Eubank Jnr is the British middleweight champion

Chris Eubank Jnr offers title belt to Nick Blackwell as gesture of goodwill

Nick Blackwell has criticised the Eubanks for their post-fight reactions

Nick Blackwell critical of Eubanks' 'inhuman, disgusting' post-fight reaction

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Marcus Rashford met up with the England squad on Monday

Roy Hodgson won't make any rash decisions with Marcus Rashford

Heather Watson won all five games on Monday to reach the second round of the French Open (AP)

French Open wins for Heather Watson and Kyle Edmund - but Naomi Broady bows out

Stan Wawrinka, pictured, began the defence of his French Open title with a five-set win over Lukas Rosol (AP)

Stan Wawrinka battles through five sets to beat Lukas Rosol at Roland Garros

Jack Wilshere played 66 minutes in England's friendly against Turkey

Jack Wilshere happy to be playing central midfield for England

Security at the Stade de France has come under scrutiny

Security at Stade de France 'not ready' for Euro 2016, politicians warn

Chris Woakes claimed career-best figures of nine for 36

Chris Woakes celebrates England recall with career-best figures of nine for 36

Andy Murray endured a frustrating opening day at the French Open (AP)

Andy Murray in trouble against Radek Stepanek

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Ben Stokes will miss the rest of England's series against Sri Lanka

Ben Stokes ruled out of remainder of England's series against Sri Lanka

Louis van Gaal's spell as Manchester United boss is over

Louis van Gaal leaves Old Trafford - and Man Utd could now turn to Jose Mourinho

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Heather Watson booked her place in the second round of the French Open (AP)

Heather Watson prevails in French Open round to all but book Olympics spot

Chris Gayle has faced criticism for his recent controversial comments

Chris Gayle: Controversial comments in TV interview 'meant as a little fun'

Will Chudley has been cited following an incident against Wasps

Exeter Chiefs scrum-half Will Chudley cited for kicking out at Joe Launchbury

Lewis Hamilton wants to move on from his crash with Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg.

Lewis Hamilton draws a line under Nico Rosberg collision

The Russian government plans to make doping a criminal offence by 2017

Russia to make doping illegal

Rafael Benitez remains in talks with Newcastle over his future

Rafa Benitez and Newcastle locked in talks over future

Geraint Thomas has signed a two-year extension with Team Sky

Geraint Thomas signs two-year contract extension with Team Sky

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Rory McIlroy is hungry for more success after winning the Irish Open

Rory McIlroy hopes Irish Open win can spark further success

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Rory McIlroy, pictured, finished three shots clear of Russell Knox and Bradley Dredge

Emotional Rory McIlroy celebrates Irish Open victory

Lee Clark was proud of his Killie players

Trip to the seaside key to Killie's play-off success, reveals boss Clark

Jessica Ennis-Hill competes in the women's javelin during the Loughborough International Athletics event at the Paula Radcliffe Athletics Stadium

Fitness boost for Jessica Ennis-Hill after Loughborough appearance

Bianca Walkden is now a back-to-back European champion

Bianca Walkden wins gold at European Championships

Heather Watson was tied at one-set all with Nicole Gibbs when play was called off for the day

Heather Watson has work cut out to reach second round in Paris

Roy Hodgson oversaw a 2-1 victory against Turkey in Manchester

Roy Hodgson backs Jamie Vardy tying the knot, instead of tying defences in knots

Hull FC head coach Lee Radford was delighted with the derby win which took his team top of the Super League table

Lee Radford delighted with derby win

England wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow has been taking tips from the Magpies

Jonny Bairstow takes tips from Newcastle goalkeeping coaches

Scotland celebrate their World Sevens Series win at Twickenham

Scotland leave it late to claim first Sevens Series title

Reports suggest Louis van Gaal, pictured, will be replaced at the United helm this week by former Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho

Wayne Rooney: We've fallen below Manchester United standards this season

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Manu Tuilagi, pictured centre, is included in England's squad for Australia despite a hamstring injury

Manu Tuilagi waits to learn severity of hamstring injury ahead of England tour

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