• Hege Riise shuffles Team GB pack and comes up with winning hand
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    Hege Riise shuffles Team GB pack and comes up with winning hand

    Hege Riise shuffles Team GB pack and comes up with winning handThe manager’s switch of tactics and personnel secured victory over Japan and qualification for the Olympic knockout stage Hege Riise applauds her players after they beat Japan. Photograph: Silvia Izquierdo/AP

  • Celtic will not make fortunes from Japan with Furuhashi – it’s a myth
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    Celtic will not make fortunes from Japan with Furuhashi – it’s a myth

    Celtic will not make fortunes from Japan with Furuhashi – it’s a mythAttacker’s signing sparked more talk about the Asian market but even he succeeds few Japanese will rush to buy a club shirt Kyogo Furuhashi celebrates after scoring for Vissel Kobe against Suwon Samsung Bluewings last December. Photograph: Hussein Sayed/AP

  • Joey Barton charged with assault after woman suffers head injury
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    Joey Barton charged with assault after woman suffers head injury

    Bristol Rovers manager Joey Barton has been charged with assault by beating after a woman suffered a head injury. The former Premier League and England footballer is due to appear at Wimbledon Magistrates' Court in south-west London on Monday. The Metropolitan Police said the charge against the 38-year-old relates to an alleged incident at a residential property in Kew, south-west London, on June 2. He was arrested the same day, bailed pending further inquiries and has now been charged. The Lond

  • Britain go down in women’s hockey opener amid video referral farce
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    Britain go down in women’s hockey opener amid video referral farce

    Britain go down in women’s hockey opener amid video referral farceGermany win 2-1 but that only tells part of the storyHollie Pearne-Webb: ‘The points should have been ours’ Charlotte Stapenhorst of Germany celebrates after scoring the winner. Photograph: Bernadett Szabó/Reuters