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Mohamed Salah will be fit to play in World Cup, says Egyptian FA

• Liverpool forward hopeful of playing some part in group stages• Egypt to face Uruguay in first match on 15 JuneLiverpool’s Mohamed Salah will be fit to feature in the World Cup group stages, according to the Egyptian Football Association.The forward …

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/may/30/football-mohamed-salah-fit-world-cup-egypt-liverpool-shoulder

Justin Langer is named as Australia’s new head coach

• Former opening batsman takes over from Darren Lehmann• ‘Significant challenges ahead for our group,’ says LangerAustralia’s attempt at repairing their battered public image began when they turned to their former Test opener Justin Langer to be their …

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2018/may/02/cricket-australia-head-coach-justin-langer-darren-lehmann

Vincent Kompany calls on Premier League clubs to drop ticket prices

• Manchester City defender has just graduated with an MBA• ‘Those who live for the club can’t always afford it’Vincent Kompany has called on Premier League clubs to force down the price of match tickets and attract the “right people” back into football…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/jan/05/manchester-city-vincent-kompany-premier-league-drop-prices

Liverpool and Everton handed derby tie in FA Cup third round draw

• Merseyside rivals meet at Anfield, Brighton to host Crystal Palace• Nottingham Forest host Arsenal, Hereford could face LeicesterLiverpool and Everton will face each other in the FA Cup next month after the third-round draw was given a derby flavour….

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2017/dec/04/liverpool-everton-fa-cup-anfield

Scott Baldwin apologises for missing match after being bitten by lion

• Ospreys hooker sits out Pro14 mauling by Cheetahs with hand injury• Steve Tandy: ‘It’s pretty stupid on Scott’s behalf’The Wales hooker Scott Baldwin has apologised after being bitten on the hand while trying to pet a lion in South Africa, causing hi…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2017/sep/29/scott-baldwin-bitten-lion-south-africa-bloemfontein-ospreys-cheetahs-pro14

Scott Baldwin apologises for missing match after being bitten by lion

• Ospreys hooker sits out Pro14 mauling by Cheetahs with hand injury
• Steve Tandy: ‘It’s pretty stupid on Scott’s behalf’

The Wales hooker Scott Baldwin has apologised after being bitten on the hand while trying to pet a lion in South Africa, causing him to miss Ospreys’ defeat to the Cheetahs in their Pro14 match on Friday.

The 29-year-old was described as “stupid” by the Ospreys coach Steve Tandy after suffering the wound, which needed stitches, during a pre-match visit to a game park.

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