Apps from Chinese developers have been gaining popularity on Indian app stores for some time. Last year, as many as 44 of the top 100 Android apps in India were developed by Chinese firms.
It happened to Liverpool in 1996-97 under Roy Evans, then again under Rafael Benitez in 2008-09 and most recently under Brendan Rodgers in 2013-14 and then again last season. The consensus is that it will not happen again this season.
Dong Fangzhuo smiles at the memory. It was Christmas, he was far from home and legendary Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson took pity on him by arranging a holiday get-together.
"To play in the Premier League was one of my targets."
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Dong has the broad shoulders and stature that hint at his days as a professional footballer. He still enjoys a kickabout, but has had problems with his knees, feet, heels and back.
Harry, 35, the younger son of Prince Charles and Princess Diana, and Meghan, a former actor best known for her role in legal drama Suits, 38, met in 2016.
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While Tottenham were fortunate to beat Wolverhampton Wanderers last week, they are clearly enjoying the Mourinho 'bounce' and former captain Ledley King believes the key has been Mourinho restoring Tottenham's self-belief.
Now, as we stand halfway through the 27th Premier League season, the expectation is that a team who has not yet won the top flight since its rebranding is in pole position to win.
Palace rallied and were back on level terms in the 75th minute when Zaha, collecting the ball on the left, turned Montoya inside out and then unleashed a powerful shot past helpless Brighton goalkeeper Mat Ryan.
But things have changed this year as local developers put on a fight. According to app analytics and marketing firm AppsFlyer, Indian apps as a whole have recaptured their original standing.
Gauff went on to make the US Open third round before winning a maiden title in Linz in the autumn having lost in qualifying.
Liverpool - whose senior squad are preparing for Saturday's Club World Cup final in Qatar - activated Minamino's release clause last week.
The one team who want Liverpool's record to carry on more than any other, the Toffees were fourth at Christmas in both 2002-03 and 2004-05 under David Moyes. The Scotsman left to replace Sir Alex Ferguson at Manchester United in 2013 and Everton have struggled since. Having just sacked Marco Silva despite a summer of investment, ex- striker Duncan Ferguson is caretaker boss as they look for a new manager.
"It's something different but the rules are the rules," said Zidane. "They said we have to leave together so we're leaving together."
City have yet to beat the Spanish side with two draws and two defeats in their previous four meetings.
The good-natured Dong remembers well Ferguson's thoughtful act for what was the striker's first Christmas in Britain.
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