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Ederson eases fears over injury after clash with Liverpool forward Sadio Mane

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Ederson had raced out of his area to head clear a high bouncing ball when he was knocked to the ground. It is so important for us to feel that for our central defenders, with long balls, we have one guy to help us. Manchester City play-maker Kevin De Bruyne says beating the club's biggest rivals will be key to challenging for the Premier League title after Pep Guardiola's side swept Liverpool aside in impressive style. Read More »

Man United boss Mourinho relishing Champions League challenge

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They will be replaced by Chris Smalling and Victor Lindelof , who are set to make their first starts of the season on Tuesday, after the Portuguese manager confirmed the same following the 2-2 draw at Stoke City on Saturday. Jones and Bailly have started all four Premier League games - in which Manchester United have conceded just twice, both against Stoke. "But we go into this match thinking we can win, we go to Moscow and to Lisbon thinking we can win". Read More »

Jurgen Klopp explains Philippe Coutinho's Man City absence and expects star's return

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Senegal global Sadio Mane is likely to start for Liverpool after being sent off for his collision with Man City keeper Ederson . He came back long flight, 15 minutes here, 15 minutes there, three weeks without training. Now is the time for him to show the team is ready to face everything'. 'He has been at the club nearly two years. Philippe Coutinho had a shot accuracy of 55% for Liverpool in the Premier League last season. Read More »

Stoke 2 Manchester United 2

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It's also reported that Hughes asked the referee, Neil Swarbrick, to send Mourinho to the stands following the incident. According to a Manchester United source said: "Jose wanted to reorganise his defence after a foul and Hughes pushed him as he walked over and told Jose to, "F*** off" . Read More »

Chelsea striker Morata wants away fans' anti-semitic chant to stop

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Alvaro Morata and N'Golo Kante scored for the Blues before Jamie Vardy got a consolation for the Foxes. "Alvaro, Alvaro. He comes from Madrid, he hates the f****** Y***" sang Chelsea supporters at the King Power Stadium. "I think the mentality was very, very strong, very positive and very good until the penalty", Conte said. Drinkwater is the star of the show, understandably, saying hello to all his old teammates who seem perfectly happy for his big-money move south last week. Read More »

Ryan Fox on fire in Omega European Masters opening round

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It was a fourth career title for the 23-year-old former U.S. Amateur victor. Hend is not only looking to secure a third European Tour title but make amends in losing out in a play-off a year ago. Tyrell Hatton (66) and Fabrizio Zanotti (68) were tied for third spot, while Mikko Ilonen (64) was fifth and defending champion Alex Noren (66) was among three players tied for sixth. Read More »

David Johnson injury: Cardinals' RB out with wrist issue

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Palmer threw two interceptions in the first half and had three other passes nearly picked off. The third-year pro managed just 23 yards on 11 carries and fumbled twice. Golladay was the Lions' third-round selection in this year's draft. The Lions secondary also played well, contributing three interceptions and keeping Arizona's receivers from hurting them. Read More »

Buffalo Bills vs New York Jets: Three Keys to the Game

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At any rate, this game could easily go one of two ways. The New York Jets get their season kicked off with a road game against the Buffalo Bills . Tre'Davious White will have an interception in his National Football League regular season debut. For the Bills , they are playing in two new systems, unlike the Jets, so that could be an opening-day issue. Read More »

Philadelphia Eagles meet NFC East rival Washington Redskins

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Why? They had Carson Wentz at quarterback. At this time past year, Wentz was learning the playbook after being abruptly thrown into the fire after veteran quarterback Sam Bradford was traded to the Minnesota Vikings. He made a huge impact in college football when he played at TCU. Head coach Jay Gruden went a bit further. "I feel pretty good because Josh is a natural receiver and has done it a long time ", Cousins said. Read More »

Stephens routs Keys to win US Open

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Sloane Stephens' epic comeback is complete. She's been here. She's represented the game so well as an African-American woman. Set . A little over a month ago, the stage was set as Stephens, recently healed from her injuries and ranked number 934 in the world, began an epic run that, by early September, had her among the four semifinalists vying for the U.S. Read More »

Trump Calls on US Citizens to Get Out of Hurricane Irma's Path

One Florida resident, Rick Castillo told The Independent of Trump: "Of course he should" open up Mar-a-Lago. Mar-a-Lago is located in a coastal county in southeast Florida that sees regular tidal flooding and has withstood multiple storms since it was built in 1927. Read More »

DeShone Kizer scores first National Football League touchdown

Anthony Chickillo recovered the ball in the end zone to give the Steelers the first score of the game. Kizer scored his first rushing touchdown of his career with 24 seconds left in the first quarter. Roethlisberger connected with James for his second touchdown of the game, a two-yard reception to give the Steelers a 21-10 lead. Two of the sacks were by rookie T.J. Read More »

Under-pressure De Boer positive about Palace future

Sometimes with long balls, sometimes along the ground and we created our chances, nearly didn't give anything away and controlled the game. The £15m New Zealand global seized on a wayward back-pass from Lee Chung-Yong and beat advancing Palace goalkeeper Wayne Hennessy with an early shot. Read More »

Jaylon Smith 'Likely To Start' In NFL Debut For Cowboys vs. Giants

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Well people, the National Football League season is officially underway for 2017! Beckham has not practiced since spraining his left ankle on August 21 in a preseason game against Cleveland. Beckham has five TDs against Dallas, including that famous one-handed catch as a rookie. While things may be looking up for the Cowboys , they still have to face a Giants team boasting a tough defense and talented offense, which led to an 11-5 season past year. Read More »

EPL transfer window to close before start of season

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Five clubs opposed it and one abstained. The changes will take effect next year. Juventus chief executive Giuseppe Marotta said on the club's Twitter feed: "The Premier League's decision to end the transfer window early is wise". "You sit there before the games and even in players' minds they have no clarity. I hope this rule will be implemented in Bundesliga, too", he told a news conference ahead of Saturday's trip to Hoffenheim. Read More »

Remember Giorgio Tavecchio? Raiders activate former Packers kicker

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Janikowski joined the Raiders as a surprise first-round pick in 2000 and is one of the few remaining ties to late owner Al Davis. Janikowski is the franchise's career leader in games played with 268 and points with 1,799. In 2011, his 63-yard field goal at Denver tied the record for longest in league history at the time. The team also reportedly renegotiated Janikowski's contract, cutting his salary from $4 million to $3 million. Read More »

No. 4 Penn State anxious about Panthers, not revenge

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Nevertheless, Franklin said beating the Panthers was like beating Akron . That's awesome. Because that's the last thing a team that was just beaten on the field wants to hear, right? NOTES: Penn State DE Shareef Miller missed all but a couple of plays last week with an ankle injury . Read More »

Kevin Anderson hugs it out after reaching US Open final

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Two games later Anderson saved a pair of set points, but a third was quickly snatched up by Carreno Busta as a serve out wide was returned into the net. But he has the same number of career titles as Carreno Busta with both men having won three. One thing sort of led to another. " Nadal's , I think, one of the greatest competitors in sports, period". Read More »

Messi hat-trick ensures Barca pounce on Madrid stumble

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However, even a fine display didn't dissuade the bad feeling towards Barca's under-fire board after a chaotic summer in the transfer market and splits between the boardroom and the dressing room, with Messi and Andres Iniesta yet to sign extensions to their contracts which expire in 2018. Read More »

Jurgen Klopp laments Sadio Mane's 'unlucky' sending off in Man City defeat

Mane was dismissed and Ederson stayed down to receive treatment for several minutes before being taken off on a stretcher, with his side subsequently going on to take a 2-0 lead into the half-time break. The goalkeeper comes out, Sadio wants the ball. Mane can expect to miss Liverpool's next three domestic games - the league games against Burnley and Leicester as well as a clash against the Foxes in the Carabao Cup. Read More »

'It's just clicked' - Rashford relishing Lukaku partnership

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Lukaku signed for United for an initial fee of £75 million back in July on a five year deal from Everton . Lukaku is able to dribble past players with exploding speed and strength, he's able to muscle any opposing defenders away from him, his hold-up play is nowhere near as bad as many would have you believe and he compliments the attack behind him very well. Read More »

US Open 2017: Rafael Nadal's road to men's singles final

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After losing the first set by getting broken just once, the top-seeded Spaniard picked up his aggressiveness and his overall level to take complete control. That's an unbelievable feeling. I don't want to say I was in negative mindset, but I knew going in that I'm not in a safe place. "I honestly was only thinking about tonight", said Federer, 36. Read More »

Arsenal 4/11 to win against Bournemouth in Saturday's Premier League clash

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The Bournemouth goalkeeper took too much time over his clearance and was charged down by Welbeck, but atoned for his mistake by quickly reacting to smother Lacazette's follow-up effort from inside the area. Bournemouth are without Junior Stanislas and Callum Wilson. That was the case against Bournemouth , as they looked to build from the back a lot of the time . Read More »

CNN report says Joe Paterno knew of prior Sandusky abuse claims

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A criminal investigation into Sandusky did not begin until a Pennsylvania school district reported another complaint about him in 2008.? In a report first filed by CNN, there is evidence that Joe Paterno knew years before Jerry Sandusky's arrest that his longtime assistant might be sexually abusing children. Read More »

Paul Ince predicts Manchester City v Liverpool clash

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Somehow Liverpool have two clean sheets this season in the Premier League . Manchester City's Spanish manager Pep Guardiola awaits kickoff in the English Premier League football match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Manchester City at the American Express Community Stadium in Brighton, southern England on August 12, 2017. Read More »

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp: All good with Philippe Coutinho

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Philippe Coutinho considered defying Liverpool's orders and staying in Brazil for several more days following his worldwide commitments with his national team. 'Nothing else to say, actually, so he's back and we had a really good conversation, so good, ' he stated. He added: 'He showed up in a very, very good mood and looks really promising'. Read More »

Match to be replayed after ref caught match-fixing

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The decision comes after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), found the referee for the match, Joseph Lamptey , guilty of match manipulation . The replay must take place during the November 6-14 global window, when the teams also meet in Dakar. Read More »