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Premier League: Chelsea cruise at Tottenham; Lingard, De Gea help United beat West Ham
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Premier League: Chelsea cruise at Tottenham; Lingard, De Gea help United beat West Ham

Thomas Tuchel's unbeaten side sit top of the Premier League after winning four of their first five games, while Tottenham have suffered two successive top-flight defeats.

Former England, Tottenham striker Jimmy Greaves passes away aged 81
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Former England, Tottenham striker Jimmy Greaves passes away aged 81

"We are extremely saddened to learn of the passing of the great Jimmy Greaves, not just Tottenham Hotspur’s record goalscorer but the finest marksman this country has ever seen," the club said.

Jimmy Greaves and others pay tribute to 'great footballer' Ian St John after Liverpool legend's death
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Jimmy Greaves and others pay tribute to 'great footballer' Ian St John after Liverpool legend's death

St John became best known to a new generation of football fans by presenting the weekly television show Saint and Greavsie alongside former Tottenham Hotspur and England forward Greaves.

Former Liverpool FC and Scotland forward Ian St John dies at age of 82
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Former Liverpool FC and Scotland forward Ian St John dies at age of 82

St. John joined for a club-record fee from Scottish team Motherwell while Liverpool was in the second division.

Lewis Hamilton knighted in UK honours list after seventh Formula 1 championship title
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Lewis Hamilton knighted in UK honours list after seventh Formula 1 championship title

The list recognises outstanding achievements in various fields including showbusiness, sport and politics, as well as the contributions of a larger number of everyday citizens.

Europa League: 'It's just a matter of time', Jose Mourinho backs Spurs 'legend' Harry Kane to break goals record
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Europa League: 'It's just a matter of time', Jose Mourinho backs Spurs 'legend' Harry Kane to break goals record

Harry Kane brought up his double century - in his 300th appearance for Spurs - with his 12th goal of the season in Thursday's 3-1 away win over Bulgarian side Ludogorets in the Europa League.

England and Tottenham Hotspur legend Jimmy Greaves returns home after spending week in hospital
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England and Tottenham Hotspur legend Jimmy Greaves returns home after spending week in hospital

England goalscoring great Jimmy Greaves has returned home after spending a week in hospital, his family said on Wednesday.

Premier League: Tottenham beat Everton as Harry Kane becomes club's all-time leading scorer; Chelsea held by Leicester
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Premier League: Tottenham beat Everton as Harry Kane becomes club's all-time leading scorer; Chelsea held by Leicester

Kane's latest record comes after a stellar 2017 that saw the 24-year-old set a new record of 39 Premier League goals scored in a calendar year, beating the 36 that Alan Shearer managed in 1995.

Wayne Rooney's international retirement sees last of England's golden generation depart
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Wayne Rooney's international retirement sees last of England's golden generation depart

While Wayne Rooney will never silence the cynics who carp about his lack of silverware in an England shirt, the astonishing array of records set by the striker ensure his place as one of his country's all-time greats.

Premier League: Tottenham Hotspur eye special win over Manchester United on White Hart Lane's farewell
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Premier League: Tottenham Hotspur eye special win over Manchester United on White Hart Lane's farewell

Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino expects a "special" day on Sunday when his side play Manchester United in the last game at White Hart Lane.

Rooney can take World Cup by storm, says England manager
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Rooney can take World Cup by storm, says England manager

Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney can be one of the outstanding talents of this year's World Cup in Brazil, according to England manager Roy Hodgson.