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Preview: Rugby League World Cup 2017

With co-host nation Australia playing England on Friday, Jamie McEvoy briefs us ahead of this year’s World Cup down under in Oceania

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University of Manchester suffer second defeat

A solitary second half goal was enough to condemn Manchester to their second successive defeat

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United Carabounce back after their loss at Huddersfield

Lingard bags a brace as Swansea lacked the attitude to compete

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Is there life on Vase?

Heavy rain, heavy eyelids and with heavy heart I hereby report West Didsbury & Chorlton’s run in the FA Vase is at an end

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The Red Devils narrowly win in a tough match at Benfica

Rashford scored the only goal, a free kick from distance

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FA Cup First Round-up

The problems with the FA Cup are more deep-rooted than can be addressed with the sticking plaster of nostalgia

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7,500 runners take part in Manchester half marathon

The course, which starts outside Old Trafford football ground and ends at Old Trafford cricket ground, has a reputation of being one of the fastest half marathons in the UK due to its flat nature

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The Manchester Tyrants: who are they?

Taking a look at the university’s team in an ever-growing sport

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FC United crash out of the FA Cup’s final qualifying round

Neither Salford nor FC United have made it to the first round proper

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United remain undefeated after a draw at Anfield

Luka-can’t continue his incredible goalscoring run

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Shock defeat for United as Huddersfield reign supreme

Awful. Awful, awful, awful, awful.

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Is the Champions League draught in England finally going to end?

James Gill gives his thoughts on the Champions League at the group stage’s halfway point