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Socceroos v Syria goes to extra

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As penalties beckoned, Robbie Kruse sent over a cross from the byline and Cahill out-jumped his marker to power a header past the diving Ibrahim Alma. Syrian midfielder Mahmoud Al Mawas was sent off for a second yellow card four minutes into the first period of extra time and from then on it appeared only a matter of time before the Australians would break down the already tired visitors. Read More »

Martin O'Neill: we'll fear our opponents, then go and beat them

Chris Coleman has admitted he will "take some time" before deciding upon his future as Wales manager. After a sensational run to the semi-finals of Euro 2016, elimination will come as a bitter blow for Wales , who's wait to reach a World Cup finals for the first time since 1958 continues. Read More »

Giants receiver Odell Beckham done for year due to ankle injury

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As if it was not already bad enough that NY was 0-5, the Giants are now at a point where Rudolph and King might be their No. 1 and 2 wide receivers for next weekend's game against the Denver Broncos . The Giants re-signed Tavarres King and signed Travis Rudolph off their practice squad to help wide receiver Roger Lewis Jr. for Sunday's game in Denver. Read More »

Brandon Marshall's sad Giants season ends in surgery

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This is just bad for the G-Men, but I might have some good news. I'm so thankful for this game. Clearly, he did not get positive results from those tests. Marshall was one of four Giants wide receivers knocked out of Sunday's game. The Giants had already re-signed Darius Powe to the practice squad and promoted Travis Rudolph from the practice squad to the active roster but they weren't done Monday as they are reportedly expected to re-sign Tavarres King. Read More »

Australian Open officials expecting Serena Williams to defend title

But Tiley is expecting to welcome back a host of stars, including Williams, when the Australian Open gets underway on January 15. The 35-year-old became a mother in September and last played on tour when she secured her 23rd Grand Slam without dropping a set, while in the early stages of pregnancy. Read More »

Brandon Marshall says his 2017 season is over due to ankle surgery

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The winless New York Giants are going to be without offensive catalyst Odell Beckham Jr . for the rest of the season. Marshall suffered an ankle injury during the 27-22 loss to the Los Angeles Chargers in Week 5 and while the Giants said Monday he would undergo further tests, the veteran wide receiver posted to his Instagram that he will have season-ending surgery. Read More »

Iwobi Admits Losing Ozil And Alexis Would Be A 'Huge Setback'

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United have been linked with a shock move for the Germany global in recent days, with reports suggesting that Jose Mourinho is also monitoring Sanchez's situation, and Iwobi told the Sun that losing either would be a huge blow. Whilst Bayern are unlikely to offer the best in financial terms, they cold offer Gelsenkirchen-born Ozil the chance of moving back to Germany - where has not played since 2010 when he left Werder Bremen for Real Madrid. Read More »

Giants' Eli Manning Undergoes X-Ray on Neck After Knee To Head

Rudolph will have a great chance to contribute to both facets of the team. While it has been bad before, it has been a long time since it has been this bad for the Chargers . ARLINGTON, Texas - Dallas owner Jerry Jones said the National Football League can't leave the impression it tolerates players disrespecting the flag and any Cowboys making such displays won't play. Read More »

Ronaldo, Messi top Ballon d'Or list

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Real Madrid, meanwhile, are the most represented team, with 7 stars up for the award. Atletico Madrid's Antoine Griezmann was one of the final three in the 2016 Ballon d'Or , finishing third, and he continued his fine form for Diego Simeone's side with 26 goals in all competitions last season. Read More »

Kyrgios sets up Beijing showdown with Nadal

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The world No. 19 shook his head and continued the discussion as he trudged back to his chair, initially to whistles from the crowd and then cheers to encourage him. I played, in my opinion, a great level of tennis tonight. Now riding a 12-match win streak, it's Nadal's first title in the post-US Open portion of the season since winning Tokyo in 2010, where he also saved match point en route to the title. Read More »

Official Says White House Will Not Wipe Away Puerto Rico's Debt

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It ends with a lengthy montage of Trump greeting workers and victims of the hurricane from his visit last week . The latter killed 38 people and knocked out the island's already-crippled power system. Modesto reached out to Clarksville Police Department where he works, as well as churches and the community to raise funds for four satellite phones that he will personally take to Puerto Rico on October 10 in the hopes of finding people in remote areas that haven't been able to touch base ... Read More »

New York Mets buying Triple-A Syracuse Chiefs

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The New York Mets have always been attempting to bring the club's Triple-A affiliate closer to the "Big Apple" as the National League East franchise most recently partnered with the Las Vegas 51s of the Pacific Coast League. The team is closing in on a deal to purchase the Syracuse SkyChiefs and move its Triple-A affiliate to Central New York, according to two industry sources. Read More »

Manchester United's Juan Mata: 'Liverpool clash one of our biggest games'

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Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata has claimed that he and his teammates do not need words to highlight the significance of the club's fixture with Liverpool . While Manchester United are clear favorites going into this match due to their undeniable quality and form, it will not be a walk in the park. Ings, who continues to have unshakable belief in his ability, told the Times : "Everywhere I have been, I have always found a way to make it happen". Read More »

Sabres fall 6-2 to Devils, still seeking first win

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Chad Johnson allowed six goals on 22 shots in 40 minutes for the Sabres (0-2-1) before Robin Lehner relieved him to start the third period. Nico Hischier , the No. The 19-year-old Bratt, drafted by the Devils in the sixth round in 2016, has five points in his first two National Hockey League games. But the Devils turned that potential turning point for the Sabres into their own as Adam Henrique led Bratt for a shorthanded goal at 5:23. Read More »

Greinke, Diamondbacks' bats falter in Game 3 loss to Dodgers

Barnes' homer gave Darvish a 3-1 lead in the sixth inning, and the Dodgers used four relievers to hold on. Their series is also at 2-1 in favor of the Indians. Darvish gave up one run and struck out seven in five-plus innings to send the Dodgers to the NLCS against the victor of the Chicago Cubs-Washington Nationals series. Read More »

Las Vegas Strip Goes Dark In Tribute To Massacre Victims

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Last week, 58 people were killed and almost 500 were injured after Stephen Paddock sprayed bullets across a crowd from the 32nd-floor window of the Mandalay Bay hotel. Lights on the Strip were also darkened briefly the night after the shootings. Zanis, who founded the nonprofit Crosses for Losses, set up the handmade crosses in the center divide along South Las Vegas Boulevard near the iconic "Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas" sign. Read More »

Tata group will definitely consider Air India deal, but need more details

In 2013, after a meeting with then aviation minister, Ratan Tata had said the Tata group would be interested in buying a stake in Air India if the government were to privatize the airline. However the group has looked into the sale of Air India before as well. He also indicated Tatas have looped in Singapore Airlines to potentially look at Air India jointly as they had in the past but failed. Read More »

Dodgers Defeat Diamondbacks, Take 2-0 Series Lead

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With the Dodger Stadium crowd chanting his name, Puig added an RBI single to his earlier run-scoring groundout, flipping his bat and pointing back to the Dodgers' dugout as he sprinted toward first base. It's now 2-1 after Daniel Descalso's solo shot in the bottom half of the frame. Kenley Jansen retired all five batters he faced, striking out two, for the save. Read More »

Emre Can 'honoured' by Juventus interest

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Juventus have made snapping up Schalke's Leon Goretzka and Liverpool's Emre Can their transfer priorities moving forward. Speaking on Sunday, when Can scored his first worldwide goal for Germany, he said it was pleasing to be linked with Juventus. Read More »

Manager provides Romelu Lukaku fitness update ahead of Liverpool v Man United

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Jose Mourinho is concerned about Belgium's plans to play Romelu Lukaku in a meaningless World Cup qualifier against Cyprus on Tuesday - less than four days before Manchester United face Liverpool . According to The Sun , United face being without Pogba until their hectic Christmas programme, ruling him out of key league games against Tottenham Hotspur, Chelsea and Manchester City. Read More »

Frank Lampard warns Manchester United of complacency ahead of Liverpool game

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Kante was an integral part to Chelsea's title winning side last season, and has played every minute of Premier League football for the Blues this season so far. "This year there is more desire, more success at everything we do", Bailly told United Review . Despite defeating the likes of Arsenal and Leicester City , the Reds' goal difference in the Premier League is a meagre plus one with thirteen goals scored and twelve conceded. Read More »

Premier League Manager of the Month September shortlist

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Man Utd now stands on the second spot with as many points as league leaders, Man City . It may well be the battle of defences and which team will be capable of coping with their opponents strong attackers. Despite defeating the likes of Arsenal and Leicester City , the Reds' goal difference in the Premier League is a meagre plus one with thirteen goals scored and twelve conceded. Read More »

Neymar, Suarez, Kane make Ballon d'Or list

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Should the Portugal forward triumph, he will equal the record of his great rival and five-times victor Lionel Messi of Barcelona, who is also nominated. The prestigious award, which was affiliated with Federation Internationale de Football Association between 2010 and 2015, has been shared between the Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi , the Barcelona star, for the past nine years. Read More »

André Gomes denies criticising Messi and Valverde

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Defending In Numbers is a new Deezer Originals football podcast, created by Squawka. Barcelona superstar Messi , who has proved himself at every level playing for his club, has never quite been able to replicate his scintillating goalscoring form for his national team, fuelling comparisons that Diego Maradona remains the greatest ever Argentine striker. Read More »

It's An Honour To Receive Offer From Juventus - Emre Can

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Juve chief executive Beppe Marotta admitted the Italian champions made an offer for Can in August and the midfielder has suggested the approach was welcomed. Liverpool have continued to be linked with the Schalke man, while Chelsea , Manchester City and, present favourites to land his signature Bayern Munich , are keen. Read More »

Smith Says Trump Is 'Winning' The National Anthem Debate

After Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones told reporters on Sunday that if his players didn't stand during the anthem, they won't play, the NFLPA released a statement defending players' decision to protest. Trump said to Jones: "This could have all been resolved". While many teams have resumed standing for the anthem and making gestures like placing their hands on their shoulders or linking arms, kneeling hasn't stopped altogether. Read More »

Steelers RB Bell, former safety Clark clash on Twitter

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That said, it's also another testament to the sharpness of Jacksonville's defense that leads the league in interceptions (10) and total takeaways (15). But I feel like we were running the ball effectively. Was the plan to run the ball against the Jaguars? Bell said the entire offense didn't play well and didn't properly support Roethlisberger, who hasn't lost a step. Read More »

Greg Bird gets Yankees home in MLB playoff

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Houston enjoyed another fast start against a shaky Fister, scoring three runs in the first inning. He did get two at-bats in the last two games of the season, but those came as a pinch hitter and designated hitter. Just a step into his home run trot, he turned toward his dugout screaming. The Indians are 43-9 since Bruce arrived in an August 9 trade from the New York Mets. Read More »

Sam Bradford will play Monday vs. Bears

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The Bears selected Trubisky out of North Carolina in the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft , becoming the Bears first quarterback chosen in the first round since Rex Grossman in 2003. He torched the New Orleans Saints for 346 yards and three touchdowns with a 27-of-32 completion mark that Monday night but was injured in the game. Read More »