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Ann-Katrin Berger: Birmingham City Ladies keeper training after cancer operation

Ann-Katrin Berger was a substitute in the 2014-15 Women’s Champions League final with PSG Birmingham City Ladies goalkeeper Ann-Katrin Berger has returned to training after having an operation to treat thyroid cancer. The 27-year-old former Paris Saint-Germain player, who joined Birmingham in 2016, was diagnosed in November. In a statement on social media, the German […]

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Gianluigi Donnarumma: AC Milan back Italy keeper after fans abuse

Fans unfurled a banner saying “the patience is over” at the San Siro on Wednesday AC Milan say they “know where the evil comes from” after 18-year-old keeper Gianluigi Donnarumma was left in tears by fans amid reports he wants to leave. The Italian is said to want the deal he agreed in July cancelled, […]

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World Cup 2018: Every cap is ‘precious’ – NI keeper McGovern

Northern Ireland keeper Michael McGovern reflects on his five years in the international wilderness as he prepares to face Germany in the World Cup qualifiers. The 33-year-old Norwich City player made his NI debut in 2010 but returned for the Euro 2016 qualifiers and produced a superb display against Germany in the finals. McGovern is […]