Agent of Simon Mignolet reveals lengthy wait for Liverpool departure

The agent of former Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet has told Het Nieuwsblad (via Sport Witness) of the problems in securing the Belgian’s departure from Anfield.

Simon Mignolet wearing a green shirt: Watford v Liverpool - Premier League

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Following the arrival of Alisson Becker from AS Roma off the back of the Champions League final defeat in 2018, the writing seemed on the wall for Mignolet and his future on Merseyside.

The Brazilian instantly took the number one berth in Jurgen Klopp’s side, leaving Mignolet and the much-maligned Loris Karius out of the picture. Having sat out the final months of

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Odion Ighalo finds new club following Manchester United departure

Odion Ighalo has joined Saudi Arabian club Al Shabab following the end of his Manchester United loan spell.

The forward spent a year on loan at United from Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua, extending his stay at Old Trafford after proving a useful back-up striker last season.

Yet his football was limited in the current campaign after the arrival of Edinson Cavani and he returned to China last month following the end of his loan.

Shenhua granted permission to Al Shabab to speak to Ighalo and he has now signed a two-and-a-half-year deal after passing a medical, with one of his

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1,000+ troops to help vaccine distribution; at-home test surge coming; Johnson & Johnson applies for authorization. Latest COVID-19 updates.

More than 1,000 active duty troops will begin supporting vaccination sites around the United States, starting later this month in California, White House senior COVID-19 advisor Andy Slavitt announced Friday.

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Slavitt said that Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin OK’ed the move and troops’ mission in California would being within 10 days.

The White House COVID-19 Response Team also announced Friday that the government would be supporting six additional companies to surge at-home COVID-19 test supplies to more than 60 million by the end of

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Jonnu Smith opens the door for Titans departure

There’s no question that re-signing free agent tight end Jonnu Smith is atop the offseason priority list for Tennessee Titans General Manager Jon Robinson.

Smith became quarterback Ryan Tannehill’s go-to option in the red zone last year, hauling in a career-high eight touchdowns — ranking second on the team — and also setting career highs in receptions (41), targets (65) and receiving yards (448).

But Smith leads a rather unimpressive group of free-agent tight ends this year that includes injury-prone Hunter Henry, Gerald Everett, Jared Cook and Rob Gronkowski. And that increases the chances that the 25-year-old is being hotly

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Will Amazon’s Stock Price Tank Following Shock Bezos Departure?

You might be wondering why I haven’t mentioned Amazon’s (NASDAQ: AMZN) blowout earnings in the above headline? Well, if you must know, it was the usual levels of outrageously good:

  • Earnings: $14.09 vs $7.23 per share forecast.
  • Revenue: $125.56 billion vs $119.7 billion forecast — that’s a 44% increase YoY, a ridiculous figure for a company of this size!

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But that’s not what we want to talk about today! Instead, we must focus on the shock news that CEO

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Nicolas Lodeiro reflects on Jordan Morris’ departure

No matter which way you look at the Seattle Sounders’ upcoming season, it is impossible to ignore the enormous changes around the organization that have already been made official. Considerably so, anytime there are significant losses and iconic names leave a club, there is always thick fog of uncertainty that looms over a team, which can only dissipate with exciting new signings and eventually with wins on the field.

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That uncertainty could also be felt in the locker room. Players often question roster moves and although most understand some are still frustrating. When

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