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Manchester United receive Alex Sandro transfer update

Manchester United receive Alex Sandro transfer update

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Manchester United target Alex Sandro has made it clear that he was focused on working hard at Juventus amid speculation of a potential move to Old Trafford. Jose Mourinho pin-pointed the need for a left-back over the summer and reportedly targeted Tottenham Hotspur’s Danny Rose. Luke Shaw‘s recent resurgence in that role has led to Mourinho cooling his interest in a left-back but reports have claimed that the 55-year-old still sees the Brazilian as his primary summer target. Speaking soon after scoring the winner against Torino on Sunday, Sandro was quick to dismiss talk of what would happen in the summer. “I have always remained focused on my work and my only thought has always been Juventus, with whom I still have two years of contract,” he said. “I feel re...
U.S. Siblings Alex and Maia Shibutani Win Bronze in Ice Dancing as Canada Takes Home Olympic Gold

U.S. Siblings Alex and Maia Shibutani Win Bronze in Ice Dancing as Canada Takes Home Olympic Gold

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After two exciting nights of competition — including a wardrobe malfunction that made headlines worldwide — the best ice dancing team has been revealed. Canada’s Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir took home the gold medal in the second and final night of the Olympic ice dancing competition Tuesday morning (Monday evening stateside). France’s Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron walked away with the silver medal — just one day after their costume snafu — followed by U.S. brother and sister duo Alex and Maia Shibutani, who earned bronze. The “Shib Sibs,” as they are widely known, were the American breakout stars at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, and have been determined ever since to earn a top spot at the PyeongChang Games. They finished in fourth place Sunday night in the short dance. T
Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez Go Jewelry Shopping Together on Valentine's Day

Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez Go Jewelry Shopping Together on Valentine's Day

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Alex Rodriguez and Jennifer Lopez treated each other to a special shopping trip this Valentine’s Day. The couple was spotted jewelry shopping on Wednesday in Miami at Mayors jewelry store and Tourneau, which specializes in watches, for what was likely gifts for each other in honor of their first official Valentine’s Day together as a couple. Lopez and Rodriguez looked happier than ever and didn’t hold back the PDA as they scoped out the jewelry. The singer wore a nude bodycon turtleneck Naked Wardrobe dress, pumps and gold hoops and the former Yankee sported a gray suit and black tie. Looking for more style content? Click here to subscribe to the PeopleStyle Newsletter for amazing shopping discounts, can’t-live-without beauty products and more. After their shopping spree, J-Rod celebrated
'Papi, Besos!' Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez Celebrate Their Valentine's Day with a Kiss

'Papi, Besos!' Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez Celebrate Their Valentine's Day with a Kiss

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It’s been a year since Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez started dating, and the cute couple celebrated their love on Valentine’s Day with a kiss! The 48-year-old “If You Had My Love” singer posted an adorable video of she and her baseball player boyfriend to Instagram early Thursday morning. “Papi, besos!” Lopez tells Rodriguez, 42, in the clip — using the Spanish word for “kiss,” He obliged, leaning over and kissing his sweet Valentine. “Hope everyone got lots of sweet Valentine’s Day ,” Lopez wrote in the caption to the video, which used a heart-themed filter.  “#Besos #myoneandonly #myvalentine #lovemymacho” were all added as hashtags, as was “#13,” a callout to when Rodriguez wore number 13 when he played for the New York Yankees. RELATED: Everything We Know About Jennifer Lopez and
Ice Dancing Siblings Alex and Maia Shibutani Earn Audience Raves at Their 2018 Olympic Debut

Ice Dancing Siblings Alex and Maia Shibutani Earn Audience Raves at Their 2018 Olympic Debut

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To audible audience joy, siblings Alex and Maia Shibutani skated to second place in the short dance at the first half of the 2018 Winter Olympics‘ figure skating team event on Sunday morning. But they left the rink a little disappointed with their scores, they told reporters. Speaking to PEOPLE minutes after leaving the ice, Alex, 26, reflected on the craziness of competing on an Olympic staged, watched by the world. “We just saw Hoda and Al from the Today show sitting in the crowd and we’re like, ‘Oh this is cool, like they’re not at every competition we do,’ ” he says. “We saw Michelle Kwan sitting in the stands with her mom.” “We see faces in the crowd that we recognize and that’s special,” Alex tells PEOPLE. “I think a lot of athletes, well I can’t speak for everyone, but some people a
'Shib Sibs' Ice Dancing Duo Alex and Maia Shibutani on Their Olympic Training and Lifelong Bond

'Shib Sibs' Ice Dancing Duo Alex and Maia Shibutani on Their Olympic Training and Lifelong Bond

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The Shib Sibs are back! Brother and sister Alex and Maia Shibutani were breakout stars of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. Now, they’re eager to snag a top spot at the PyeongChang Games this month. “We feel really good and excited heading into our second Olympic games,” Maia, 23, tells PEOPLE. “We learned so much from our first experience in Sochi. It inspired us a lot, but since then our career has really taken off.” The sibling duo finished ninth in Sochi, but Alex, 26, says he and his sister left the Games more focused than ever. “We came away incredibly motivated,” Maia tells PEOPLE. “We knew that our goals and our sights were set on 2018 and that gave us four years to develop our craft and really grow as people.” Keep Following PEOPLE’s Complete Coverage of the 2018 Winter Olympics