The Five Pointer: McGregor throws down 50 cent challenge, Ronaldo's brilliant gesture, Dolphins lose again

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Off the back of their humiliating 9-0 Premier League defeat to Leicester at the weekend, Southampton now face the daunting prospect of a trip to Manchester City in the Carabao Cup this evening.

Sale Sharks have granted Ben Curry permission to miss this weekend’s match so he can fly to Japan to watch his brother Tom in the Rugby World Cup final.

In NFL action, Miami Dolphins have now lost seven out of seven this season after surrendering a 14-point first quarter lead to lose 27-14 to the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Conor McGregor is set for a UFC return next year but has also revealed the one non-fighter celebrity he would most like to go face in the Octagon.

Cristiano Ronaldo has gone out his way to send gifts and words of encouragement to Portugal’s Under-17 women’s side as they move to the next stage of qualification for the women’s under-17 European Championships next summer.

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