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VICE Sports World News Roundup: January 28, 2016

Start your day with VICE Sports. Here's our morning roundup of the sports news from around the world.
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Good morning, America. It's January 28th, 2016. Welcome to the VICE Sports World News Roundup. Be sure to stop every morning for more headlines from around the world.

Real Madrid have apparently made three bids for Lionel Messi. They've all been turned down, of course.

The shitty water around Rio de Janeiro remains a problem for the upcoming summer Olympics. From the AP: "The former CEO of World Sailing says he was fired for pushing to get rid of polluted Guanabara Bay as the sailing venue of the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro."


Ramires has left Chelsea for China's Jiangsu Suning. The deal is permanent. Gervinho is also headed to China. Hebei China paid Roma 18 million euros for him.

The U.S. women's national team's fight against unfair treatment from U.S. Soccer continues. A lawyer for the team told the Guardian, "They are not playing on artificial turf. Period."

Djokovic is in the final of the Australian Open. He beat Federer 6-1, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3. He will play the winner of Raonic - Murray.

In the Women's singles draw, Serena Williams will play Germany's Angelique Kerber, the No. 7 seed.

The L.A. Galaxy has officially signed Ashley Cole. But why?!

Photo of the Day

I wonder how much the US military paid for this photo session for the 2016 Pro Bowl Draft.


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