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CHELSEA DRAW LIVERPOOL IN CARABAO CUP

Eight-time winners Liverpool have been drawn at home to Chelsea in the third round of the Carabao Cup. Holders Manchester City face a trip to League One Oxford United, while Manchester United are at home to Frank Lampard's Derby County. Arsenal, runners-up last season, take on London rivals Brentford and Tottenham will

FORMER FIFA MAN JAILED

Juan Angel Napout, the former president of South America's football governing body Conmebol, has been jailed for nine years for his part in the Fifa bribery scandal. He was found guilty in December last year at a trial in Brooklyn, New York. The Paraguayan was convicted of racketeering conspiracy and two wire

KONTA LOSES IN FIRST ROUND

British No 1 Johanna Konta suffered an early exit to French sixth seed Caroline Garcia at the US Open. Konta, who has not beaten a top-10 player all season, went down 6-2 6-2 to Garcia on the Grandstand Court. "I don't think there's too much to really beat myself up about," Konta

VARDY AND CAHILL RETIRE

England pair Jamie Vardy and Gary Cahill are stepping aside from international football to allow manager Gareth Southgate to bring younger players in. But both players say they are "not shutting the door completely". Leicester City striker Vardy - who has won 26 international caps - says he first told Southgate of

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