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Cristiano Ronaldo proves he can still dribble with superb run against Tottenham

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Former Barcelona striker Gary Lineker doesn't agree with Ronaldo though and branded Benzema as overrated following Real's 1-1 draw against Tottenham in the Champions League . "We just said: 'See you in a couple of weeks'". "It was a great night for us", he added. A few years ago we were playing in the Europa League. "That shows what kind of team we are and it gives us confidence for the Premier League because we have shown we can do it against the best team in the world". Read More »

Jurgen Klopp hails Liverpool's club-record seven-goal haul at Maribor

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But they left that sorry form behind by powering in seven goals against Maribor - with Salah, Roberto Firmino , Philippe Coutinho , Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Trent Alexander-Arnold getting on the scoresheet. Klopp added: "I think, really, the boys deserved that because they really kept on going". "It's always a good day when you score your first Champions League goal", he said. Read More »

Ben McAdoo giving up play-calling paying off for Giants

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I walked into Mike Sullivan's office and I said, 'You're calling it this week.' [General manager] Jerry [Reese] is down the hall. We talk about the games and what goes on. He highlighted a big block D.J. Rodgers-Cromartie met with McAdoo on Tuesday morning and was reinstated to the active roster from the reserve/suspended by club list. Read More »

Liam Payne Drops New Track 'Bedroom Floor'

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And "beautiful things" in her life, such as Bear's arrival, have changed her whole perspective. "It's been actually over a year but it's been flawless for me because it's reset the mind-frame", she said. Liam dropped his follow-up single to Strip That Down this week and while Liam says that he wants to "keep pushing into new areas", he appears to always come back for X Factor . Read More »

Pittsburgh Police Investigating Attack On Elementary Teacher

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The charges are connected to an incident that began Wednesday at Pittsburgh King PreK-8 School, CBS Pittsburgh reports . Authorities say she was being followed by a couple in a SUV, and when she stopped at an intersection near the West End Bridge, the woman threw a brick at her. Read More »

Latest updates from Premier League clash

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They'll need to put in a stronger showing against Watford , which will not be easy given the form the Hornets are in or the raft of injuries the Blues are dealing with. Watford is now in a three-game undefeated run and is sitting in the high 4th place with seven points behind the leaders Man City. But Hornets boss Marco Silva may not turn to Troy Deeney, despite his influential display as a substitute against Arsenal last week. Read More »

"We do not need to all be friends"-Edinson Cavani on Neymar"

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Starting from the centre circle, both Neymar and Mbappe combined with several inch flawless one-two combinations, running rings around a helpless Anderlecht . For us the most important thing is the team. Ultimately, this is what enables you to achieve great things. Marco Verratti (Paris Saint-Germain midfielder): "We scored early, but Anderlecht are a very good team and played with real intensity. Read More »

List Leads As Justin Thomas Falters

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After making par at 11, the 2016-17 PGA Tour Player of the Year turned lava-hot with two eagles and four birdies during a seven-hole stretch. After opening with a solid 68, List made a confident start to his second round with a birdie at 10, and he followed a steady run of pars with another gain at the long 18th before also taking advantage of the par-five third. Read More »

Arsenal's Mesut Ozil tells team-mates he will join Manchester United

He has already begun telling his Gunners team-mates of his plan, according to The Mirror . This comes after Arsene Wenger confirmed that the Gunners are open to selling him in the January window to cut their losses. The Gunners are said to have "cooled" their interest in getting him to sign a new deal. Arsenal chiefs had been prepared to pay the German global £275,000-a-week to sign a new deal but the Mirror claim the club are now less interested in keeping hold of the playmaker. Read More »

World knows Virat Kohli is the best, says Mohammad Amir

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Amir went a step ahead and said that bowling well against Kohli actually makes him a better bowler. "Outstanding! Very good bowler", Kohli said. If we talk about the least earning cricket captain then Zimbabwe's Greame Cremer topped this list with the earning $0.09 million, whereas Bangladesh's Shakib al Hasan is slightly better than him by owning $0.14. Read More »

Relive Lonzo Ball's National Basketball Association debut

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But in his first game since he injured his ankle on October 2 in the preseason, Ball hit the glass hard, tried pushing the ball when he could, had one highlight-worthy crossover on Beverley and even blocked Blake Griffin from behind on help defense at one point. Read More »

Pole Dancing an Olympic Sport? '24 Games Could Give It a Twirl

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The International Pole Sports Federation ( IPSF ) welcomed the GAISF's decision, which paves the way for pole dancing to become an Olympic sport. The IPSF is also the organiser of the World Pole Sports Championships, launched in 2012 and held each July in London. By getting " observer status " from GAISF , pole dancing has taken its first step to achieving its champions's dream of becoming an Olympic sport. Read More »

Tuukka Rask Helped Off Ice After Being Injured In Practice

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Rask did not return to practice as the Bruins continued with Anton Khudobin in net. Rask had a concussion scare last season when he was removed from a game against the Predators upon being hit in the mask by a puck. Bergeron (lower body) participated in line rushes during pregame warmups, indicating he'll make his season debut Thursday against the Canucks. In other injury news, Patrice Bergeron (lower body) and David Backes (diverticulitis) both practiced and appear on track to return ... Read More »

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho targeted by PSG this summer

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But no, he told me he felt something in his knee. "At the beginning, it was unusual for me because I didn't know I could play that position but slowly, the manager explained to me how to do it. The wily Portuguese knows goals like Marcus Rashford's freak effort against 18-year old novice Mile Svilar, the youngest goalkeeper in Champions League history, will be hard to come by against stronger rivals. Read More »

South Africa Replace India as Number One Ranked Team in ODIs

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Chasing 354 to win, Bangladesh made a solid start to their innings before opener Tamim Iqbal, who was returning from a thigh injury , was given out lbw off the bowling of Dwaine Pretorius for 23. Mushfiq scored 60 runs and Mahmudullah scored 35 runs for the team. Seamer Andile Phehlukwayo was the best bowler for South Africa with four wickets while leg-spinner Imran Tahir picked up three. Read More »

Eden Hazard: Chelsea can still win the league despite recent setbacks

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Questions have been asked about United's style under Mourinho following last week's cagey 0-0 draw against Liverpool. Mourinho has been around the Premier League merry-go-round of mind games for some years now. "We know Edin scores lots of goals". Hazard will be expecting to feature for Chelsea when the Blues return to Premier League action on Saturday lunchtime with a home clash against Watford at Stamford Bridge. Read More »

Packers QB Aaron Rodgers undergoes surgery Thursday on broken collarbone

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Packers coach Mike McCarthy confirmed Monday that Rodgers needed surgery. Even if they put Rodgers on IR, he could still return after eight weeks. NFL Network first reported Rodgers' surgery. He did not undergo surgery then and missed seven games. Backup Brett Hundley will make his first National Football League start in place of Rodgers on Sunday against the New Orleans Saints . Read More »

Cubs facing elimination - again - in Game 5

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Los Angeles still leads the series 3-1, but two home runs from Javier Baez , a homer from Willson Contreras and clutch pitching from Jake Arrieta and Wade Davis kept Chicago alive. The Cubs, though, won't have Maddon around in the ninth, or if this game ventures into extra innings as a result of this apparent officiating mistake. Read More »

New injury concerns for Chelsea after Roma draw

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Last weekend, Manchester United were away at Liverpool and United managed just one shot on target throughout the match even though they boasted the EPL's leading goal scorer in Romelu Lukaku. Eden Hazard's second goal on the night was a get out of jail card as he made it 3-3 with a precise header but there are huge question marks about the fluidity and balance of Chelsea's team. Read More »

Conor McGregor's BFF Thinks He's Going To Defend His UFC Belt Next

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Aside from capturing the interim championship, Ferguson increased his winning streak to 10 consecutive bouts. Michael Bisping is set to make the second defence of his 185lbs strap at UFC 217 . I mean, if you look at Conor McGregor at 145, 155 and 170 [pounds], everything is intriguing". In addition, GSP said that he's not interested in fighting opponents who compete in lower weight divisions . Read More »

West Ham manager Slaven Bilic forced to deny discipline problem at club

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Duffy was outstanding at the heart of the Irish defence in the memorable 1-0 win in Wales. "They could both be back for the Spurs game". However, the previous one was played back in 2012, when West Ham was competing in the Championship. Goals have proven hard to come by in Brighton's matches so far this season; indeed, there have been fewer than three goals scored in eight of the 10 matches that Hughton's team have contested in all competitions. Read More »

Matic reveals why it is hard working with Mourinho

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Since making the switch to Old Trafford the 29-year-old has been hugely impressive, becoming a rock for Jose Mourinho in the heart of midfield. Now Matic has fanned the flames even more by claiming Mourinho is the best manager he's ever had. Read More »

Johnathan Allen 'absolutely' could return this season for Redskins

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He suffered a Lifransic injury on Sunday during the fourth quarter of the Redskins' 26-24 victory over the San Francisco 49ers and already has had surgery on his left foot to insert a screw to fix the damage. In the National Football League often times these players are just one injury away from having a career or staying an unknown player who has never been given a shot. Read More »

Leicester sack manager Craig Shakespeare

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I didn't release Craig and I'm not sure of the reasons why. But Leicester has won only one of its eight league matches this season, despite an outlay of around 60 million pounds ($80 million) on players in the summer transfer window. The 41-year-old described Shakespeare as "clearly shocked" to lose his job, and said he personally has not been given any timescale for how long the club want him to act in a caretaker capacity. Read More »

Lianne Sanderson opens door to England and FA for reintegration

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Black former Arsenal and England striker Ian Wright tweeted the FA to say: "Rome is burning!" The PFA had raised concerns with Clarke in November 2016 after an initial FA inquiry into Aluko's claims of racism found Sampson to have committed no wrongdoing, but the FA chairman responded with a dismissive email. Read More »

Camp Nou reopens amid political confusion in Catalonia

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Yet there were still calls for Bartomeu's head, chants in favour of independence and a banner reading "Freedom for Catalonia". "I don't know why the Olympiakos fans like me so much", he joked at his news conference on Tuesday before posing for photographs with the travelling Greek journalists. Read More »

Tigers to hire Ron Gardenhire as new manager

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Detroit also interviewed Astros bench coach Alex Cora, Rockies bench coach Mike Redmond, and Marlins third base coach Fredi Gonzalez in addition to several other candidates. Since then, Ausmus piloted Detroit to a last-place AL Central finish in 2015 and another this season, ending the year with a 68-94 record, tied for the worst in the majors with the San Francisco Giants. Read More »

Wilshere hits back at Deeney's "cojones" dig

But Wenger begged to differ, telling journalists at a press conference yesterday to preview today's Europa League clash against Red Star Belgrade that Deeney's comments "aren't justified". "We did certain things wrong but we certainly didn't want to let the lead slip". "We have a game tomorrow and another big game at the weekend and we have seen with this team that the players can bounce back quick and we will do that". Read More »