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Liverpool’s Jürgen Klopp backs Simon Mignolet but says pressure is mounting

• Goalkeeper will keep his place against Huddersfield Town• Klopp: ‘I don’t think for a second about changing this position’ Jürgen Klopp has confirmed Simon Mignolet will start against Huddersfield Town on Saturday because the erratic display against Tottenham Hotspur … Continue reading

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Under pressure Slaven Bilic faces crucial week – with West Ham chiefs still keen NOT to sack Hammers boss

Hammers bosses don't want to sack Bilic yet, but he is under rapidly-increasing pressure mirror – Football

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Shadow sports minister adds to pressure on ‘incapable’ FA over Eni Aluko affair

• Dr Rosena Allin-Khan says she has ‘lost confidence’ in governing body• FA to investigate England Women’s goalkeeping coach Lee Kendall Amid growing calls for urgent reform of the FA in the wake of the Eni Aluko affair, Labour has … Continue reading

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Justin Verlander, Jose Altuve, and The Art of Pressure

The Houston Astros hold a 2-0 American League Championship Series lead over the New York Yankees after a pair of 2-1 victories. They’ve done the little things, the winning things, the undefinable things. And if that sentence strikes you as … Continue reading

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Weibo to increase censorship as it faces pressure from Chinese regulators

After facing intensifying pressure from Chinese regulators, Weibo announced this week that it has hired 1,000 “supervisors” whose primary responsibility will be to censor content on the social media platform. The move marks a new turn of censorship for Weibo, … Continue reading

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Eni Aluko ‘hush-money’ case: FA bows to pressure and reveals findings

England footballer paid £80,000 after bullying complaint, but barrister found insufficient evidence to uphold claims The Football Association has bowed to growing pressure surrounding the Eni Aluko “hush-money” case by revealing the reasons why the barrister they employed to investigate … Continue reading

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FA under pressure to explain £80,000 payment to Eni Aluko after bullying complaint

• Forward complained to FA about culture of bullying and harassment• Aluko alleges manager Mark Sampson made remark with ‘racial connotations’• Independent inquiry found no case for disciplinary action against Sampson The Football Association is facing questions over why it … Continue reading

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Toshiba’s memory chip unit under pressure to opt for plan B and find a new buyer

As the $ 18 billion sale of Toshiba Corp’s memory chip unit to a government-approved consortium falters, some bankers and potential investors are pressing the board to seriously consider alternatives, people with direct knowledge of the sale process said – … Continue reading

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HMRC under pressure to produce results of its football tax fraud investigation | David Conn

HMRC will know its incursions into football must produce results if it is not be accused of ignoring bigger targets in its sights The dawn raids of Newcastle United and West Ham United offices and shocking announcement by HM Revenue … Continue reading

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Antonio Conte says Spurs’ pressure is bringing the best out of Chelsea

• ‘I like pressure, I live off pressure … it gives you the best of yourself’• Spurs thrash Watford but then Chelsea beat Bournemouth Bring it on, Tottenham, bring it on. That is the message from Antonio Conte, who says … Continue reading

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