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Manchester United players hung fake bird in changing room following Ashley Young 'bird poo' incident

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Hector Bellerin is faster than sprint king Usain Bolt

Over 40 metres anyway

A downbeat Raheem Sterling during Liverpool's kit launch on Friday - when he was heckled by fans

Raheem Sterling: Laughing gas incident will be a 'minor blip on his path to a fantastic career'

Players' union chief Bobby Barnes defends Liverpool player over use of nitrous oxide

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