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Former Arsenal player Paul Merson says Jack Wilshere needs to move away from the club to play more often

Wilshere’s contract at Arsenal expires in the summer of 2018 Friday, December 8, 2017 Paul Merson has suggested Jack Wilshere should cut his losses and move away from Arsenal to help his career.  Wilshere, who has been with the Gunners since he joined their academy aged nine, has made only four Premier League appearances this season.  The England international showed plenty of promise as a young player but has had his career blighted by a string of injuries.  But Merson, who served as an Arsenal player for twelve years has said…

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Focus: Play and Earn Free Airfare

All the best casinos offer their patrons more than just the pleasure of playing games for a chance to win cash. Passionate gamblers who frequent casinos on a regular basis know that this leisure time costs much more than the amount put in a slot or on the table. Everything from travel expenses to meals and hotel stay comes into account when planning another trip to visit favourite gaming locations. To cut expenses, players are always looking for a place that, in addition to having their preferred machines and table…

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Stokes called up to England ODI squad but unlikely to play

Ben Stokes and Alex Hales have been named in England’s one-day squad for the five-match series against Australia in the new year. Stokes, 26, has not played since being arrested following an incident outside a Bristol nightclub in September. He is not available for selection until the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) decides whether to charge him. Once a decision has been made, the England and Wales Cricket Board will decide on disciplinary action. Hales is facing no criminal charges for his involvement in the Bristol incident but he too could…

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Maverick Music Takes Center Stage in This New Play on Nina Simone

It was on a sticky Sunday morning in the late summer of 1963 that a bomb detonated beneath the east steps of the historic 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama. Planted by KKK terrorists, the explosive—a jury-rigged lash-up of 15 sticks of dynamite—ripped instantly through the church’s superstructure, precipitating a cave-in of portions of the nearest walls and filling the interior with asphyxiating dust. Congregants who had shown up early for the 11:00 a.m. mass, as well as Sunday school students whose morning classes were in progress, evacuated the building…

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Fury will 'not play a character' if he returns to boxing

Former world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury says he will refuse to “play a character” if he returns to boxing. Fury, 29, has signed an advisory deal with management firm MTK Global as he hopes to end two years of inactivity. He expects to hear from UK Anti-Doping in December regarding a failed test in June 2016 which is blocking his return. “Of all the things I’ve been called – a bigot, a sexist, a homophobe – I may have been those but the one thing I’m not is a drugs…

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Brexit: Ireland 'to play tough' over talks – commissioner

The Irish Republic’s EU commissioner has said Dublin will “play tough to the end” over its threat to veto Brexit talks moving on to discuss trade. The European Union has said “sufficient progress” has to be made on the Irish border before negotiations on the UK and EU’s future relationship can begin. Phil Hogan told the Observer staying in the customs union would avoid there being a hard border on the island. The DUP said Northern Ireland and the rest of the UK must not be different. Arlene Foster, the…

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