(AP Photo/Peter Morrison). Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland plays a shot on the 14th fairway during the first day of the British Open Golf championship at the Royal Liverpool golf club, Hoylake, England, Thursday July 17, 2014.
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(AP Photo/Jon Super). Manchester United's new manager Louis van Gaal, left, poses for pictures with former player Bobby Charlton before a press conference at Old Trafford Stadium, Manchester, England, Thursday July 17, 2014.
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