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Brighton boss Hughton positive despite Manchester City defeat

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Guardiola added: "And we ran a lot". "We were humble and honest and played with the best intentions and it was not enough". "I was confident then too". She writes : "For Brighton & Hove Albion, this was one of those scenarios when the age-old saying about sport's value being in the taking part rang true". Read More »

Key Men Miss Out For Pochettino: Predicted Tottenham Starting XI vs Newcastle

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Their inactivity has rankled with certain sections of the support, while left-back Rose expressed his anger at the situation during the week in an explosive interview . Harry Kane , last season's Golden Boot victor, could have added more gloss but struck the post late on and his wait for a Premier League goal in August continues. Read More »

Manchester United vs West Ham, Premier League

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Although United romped to victory and now top the table, Mourinho is refusing to get carried away and believes the scoreline did not reflect what a tough fight West Ham put up. Mourinho appears serious about his claims having added another centre-back to his ranks without selling any of Smalling, Bailly, Jones, Rojo, meaning the club have 5 first team defenders with possibly Axel Tuanzebe involved as well as the youngster is highly rated by his manager. Read More »

Neymar on mark on victorious PSG debut

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He had taken the place of Javier Pastore in the Paris side in the only change from last week's 2-0 win over Amiens, completing a 350 million-euro front three with fellow South Americans Cavani and Angel Di Maria. It was Didot who fired narrowly off-target early in the second period to remind PSG this was not a one-man show, but the hapless Ikoko soon grabbed the spotlight in farcical circumstances. Read More »

Yuvraj Singh dropped for limited-overs series; Ashwin, Jadeja rested

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Following a string of low scores, Yuvraj Singh was on Sunday dropped from the India squad for the upcoming five-match one-day global series and one-off T20I against Sri Lanka, starting August 20. Spin duo of R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja and pacemen Mohammad Shami and Umesh Yadav have been rested and making their way into the team are left-arm spinner Axar Patel, leggie Yuzvendra Chahal and uncapped pacer Shardul Thakur. Read More »

Guardiola must deliver in his second season at Manchester City

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In 2017 English Premier League first Match, Arsenal meets Leicester City at Emirates Stadium , London . "It took a bit of an adjustment for Pep Guardiola , but City are my favourites". In part due to his relative lack of playing time, in addition to his enormous talent, Iheanacho was involved in a goal for the Citizens per 90 minutes, a truly enormous figure if he can maintain that production as a starter this season. Read More »

Aguero on target as Man City down promoted Brighton

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But that spurs us even more, everybody writing us off already, so I hope we can prove them wrong". Guardiola said an overhaul of City's playing staff was necessary after taking over one of the oldest squads in Europe. "It was quite similar level to pre-season in terms of working without the ball, and we are going to improve". Today our box was flawless and in the opponents box we scored two goals but we created more. Read More »

Stephen Jones: Cowboys support Ezekiel Elliott, believe in backups

Jeff Fisher was sacked after almost five seasons with the franchise, and the Rams hired Sean McVay , a 31-year-old who was Washington's offensive coordinator, to groom Goff into a franchise quarterback. But he didn't know until he came to the stadium later in the day, and defensive end Olivier Vernon was unaware until a reporter told him after the game . Read More »

Marshawn Lynch sits during national anthem, copies Colin Kaepernick's protest

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Lynch has spoken to the media just once since coming out retirement and joining the Raiders after a trade with the Seattle Seahawks last spring. But what Del Rio said was misleading at best, and outright false at worst. "If you're really not racist, then you won't see what he's doing as a threat to America, but just addressing a problem that we have". Lynch didn't play in Saturday's game against the Cardinals, and had already left the stadium by the time media was granted access to the ... Read More »

Watford secure a draw in six-goal thriller with Liverpool

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That decide, for example, just in general, if we sell a player or we don't sell him. "Then I came back again and the team did very well so it was hard to go into the team, but now is, I think, different". But a short while after that statement was published, Coutinho submitted a formal transfer request to the club. "I saw a lot of good things and now we have to prepare for the next game". Read More »

Sally Pearson grabs gold at world championships

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Pearson's winning time was actually slower than in her semifinal, in which she breezed to victory in a 12.53, though it seems unlikely that the two-time World champion will be too bothered as she capped off her return from injury with one of the sport's biggest prizes. Read More »

Justin Upton destroys baseball with walk-off home run

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The Minnesota Twins extended their winning streak to six games after knocking off the Detroit Tigers 9-4 Friday night. But Detroit was far from done. Detroit Tigers left fielder Justin Upton (8) hits a RBI fielders choice in the fourth inning against the Minnesota Twins at Target Field. Detroit scratched across a run off Dillon Gee in the seventh inning before tallying three more in the eighth, as Trevor Hildenberger allowed two runners he inherited from Gee to score and let in a ... Read More »

Federer enters final, on course for third Rogers Cup glory

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Federer dispatched unseeded Dutchman Robin Haase 6-3, 7-6 (5). Spain's David Ferrer , 35, was a perennial top-10 player until he began to drop in the rankings past year. Roger Federer and Robin Haase meet Saturday in the semifinals of the 2017 Rogers Cup . No. 2 Roger Federer def. "I'm looking forward to a tough match because he can serve very well and he mixes up his tactics a lot", said Federer. Read More »

OJ Simpson's famed chase Bronco hits Pawn Stars

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Gilbert bought it from OJ's friend A.C. Cowlings, who was driving Simpson down the 405 Freeway during the slow-speed chase back on June 17, 1994. A teaser for the upcoming episode shows Gilbert discussing the possibility of selling the classic Bronco to " Pawn Stars " cast members Rick Harrison and Chumlee Russell, who are clearly impressed by the auto. Read More »

F365 Says: Flawed but not floored; Arsenal make it right

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In 2015 it was West Ham who claimed their scalp, winning 2-0 at the Emirates. After being knocked down, Leicester got right back up with a second Vardy goal to take the 3-2 lead. "But I don't want him to go and in the end he chose to stay and it was one of the days of recent weeks for me because I know how important he is". Wenger's extended contract did not please every Arsenal fan, so there is added pressure to deliver. Read More »

Mauricio Pellegrino hopeful Virgil van Dijk will stay at Southampton

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They carved out an even clearer opportunity three minutes later when Bertrand got round the back to tee up Dusan Tadic , who inexplicably sidefooted wide from two yards out. "Swansea is a good team, they were ready to attack us but we were well balanced and that was the key to controlling the game in the second half". Swansea City boss Paul Clement has admitted that his team "suffered" during Saturday afternoon's goalless draw with Southampton in the Premier League. Read More »

Roger Federer, Alexander Zverev make the semifinals in Montreal

It set up a wild final game, with Shapovalov saving two match points and Zverev erasing three break points before it ended with a misfired backhand by the Canadian. "I wasn't the player I was before my injury", Haase said. Swiss star Roger Federer outclassed Roberto Bautista-Agut as he inched closer to his sixth title of the season with a 6-4, 6-4 win in the quarterfinals of the Montreal Masters on Friday. Read More »

Major League Baseball notes: Nationals' Harper is injured

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The injury occurred when Harper attempted to beat out a groundball to the first baseman. The game began just after 10 p.m. following a 3-hour rain delay. Andrew Stevenson took over in center field and Brian Goodwin moved to right field. He played in 105 of Washington's first 113 games. They have been without Adam Eaton since late April because of a torn ACL in his left knee that ended his season, Jayson Werth since early June because of a bruised left foot and Michael Taylor since July ... Read More »

Jets DST stifles Titans in preseason victory

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Many believe they'll be the very worst in the NFL. Josh McCown led the Jets to a quick touchdown on their opening drive, and Christian Hackenberg and Bryce Petty held it together the rest of the game without managing to bring NY more points. Read More »

Premier League Opener: Arsenal Edge City In Seven-Goal Thriller

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The France worldwide came off the bench to head home in the 85th minute as Arsenal started their season with a thrilling 4-3 win. Granit Xhaka's sloppy pass was picked up by Albrighton and he forged down the left flank before bending a sublime cross into the danger area that Vardy converted. Read More »

Dallas RB Ezekiel Elliott suspended 6 games in domestic case

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In a letter to Elliott, the National Football League cited incidents of domestic violence reported by Thompson to police in Columbus, Ohio, during July 2016. Jones has said all along that he felt there wasn't enough to justify a suspension of Elliott based on the evidence he reviewed on the domestic violence allegations made against Elliott in July 2016. Read More »

Summer signing Nemanja Matic confident of Manchester United title challenge

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We don't have Europa League Qualifying football, we didn't have an exhaustive trip to the U.S and we haven't had a bad transfer window thus far. I was thinking, three transfer windows, I need that. "I'm on fire", he exclaimed before vowing: "But I will behave on the touchline!" And yet Mourinho hinted at a formula he thinks could make the difference for United. Read More »

Mourinho predicts seven-way fight for Premier League title

Like with any eventual champion , we'll need some luck with injuries to key players, and maybe an unexpected meltdown or two at some of the other challengers (E.g., Conte trying to fight one of his players during a game, Guardiola getting busted for systematic blood do-.nevermind). Read More »

Man Utd return to negotiating table for Inter Milan ace Perisic

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United have spent £146 million on three players already this summer- £75m for striker Romelu Lukaku , £31m on central defender Victor Lindelof and £40 million on holding midfielder Nemanja Matic. The United manager also repeated that Zlatan Ibrahimovic could re-sign despite having been released. If United can't land one of their prime left-back targets then they may opt to strengthen on the right with the report suggesting that interest has been shown in Paris Saint-Germain's Serge Aurier. Read More »

NHL Legend Bryan Murray Dies From Cancer At 74

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Longtime NHL coach and GM Bryan Murray died Saturday, the NHL confirmed , after a long battle with colon cancer during which he became a passionate spokesman for awareness and prevention of the disease. "That was", Murray said last season, "as much fun as any of us had in hockey". He watches about three shifts and he says, 'I'm not sure what you guys are anxious about. Read More »

Guardiola admits double injury blow ahead of Brighton clash

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But the former Benfica player is adamant he remains "calm and ready to help my team" despite his new price-tag. This should also be the season for John Stones, who certainly didn't do what he was bought to do last season . "I want to continue with what we did in the last three games of pre-season". What's more, Manchester City won the possession battle shockingly heavily, taking 76 percent of the ball in the first half. Read More »