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Tottenham slammed by Alan Shearer after Man United loss

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Martial came off the bench to score the only goal of the game at Old Trafford on Saturday, preventing third-placed Spurs from claiming what would have been a valiant point in the absence of leading scorer Harry Kane. "With him very pleased". "And I told him to do that and to play from ( Romelu) Lukaku ". "I think we deserved to win because we played good football", Conte said. Read More »

Trevor Siemian At Risk Of Losing Broncos Starting Job

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The Broncos also have Brock Osweiler on their roster. When asked if he would stick with Siemian, Joseph side-stepped the question by saying he would evaluate the position after looking at the game tape. Siemian won a training camp battle to be the starter in each of the past two seasons, beating out Mark Sanchez and Lynch in 2016 and then beating out Lynch again this past summer. Read More »

No suspensions for Dolphins' Ndamukong Suh, Kiko Alonso

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But Alonso and Suh still might be fined. Alonso knocked Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco from the game with a helmet-to-helmet hit in the second quarter of the game. It even seems like the rest of Flacco's own teammates are taking it in stride days later. "And then it got to a point where I was like, 'I got to him, ' because he slid too late". Read More »

New Chelsea deal for Fabregas?

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The 30-year-old has 18 months left to run on his current contract with Chelsea , and would likely be eager to stick around for a good while yet. Chelsea's normal policy is to only offer players who are 30 or older a one-year extension, so it looks likely that Fabregas will be offered the chance to remain at Stamford Bridge up until July 2020. Read More »

Big boost for Celtic as Lewandowski to miss Tuesday's Champions League game

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Celtic presently find themselves in third spot in Group B with three points from as many games, while Bayern Munich are second with six points; Paris Saint-Germain top the group with nine points. "It looks like a hamstring so we'll get a scan on that". I still can't believe it, ' Tierney told Celtic TV. Bayern Munich have confirmed that Robert Lewandowski will play no part in this evening's Champions League clash against Celtic in Glasgow. Read More »

Ryan Armour's winning WITB: 2017 Sanderson Farms Championship

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Armour had gone into the final round leading by the same margin at the Country Club of Jackson and never looked in trouble as he fired a final round of four-under par 68 to keep his nearest challenger Chesson Hadley at arms length. Bernhard Langer sank a 30-foot birdie putt on the second playoff hole to beat Miguel Angel Jimenez in the PowerShares QQQ Championship. He ate two doubles at holes 4 and 14, slightly outpaced by five circles at 1, 3, 5, 11 and 15, all from inside of nine feet. Read More »

Jurgen Klopp doubtful over Philippe Coutinho fitness

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Being a player who is looked upon to score, Van La Parra said "I am an attacking player so of course the goals are important - also for the confidence" and knows " I have to step up my game more because the way we play it asks a lot defensively so offensively you are sometimes a little bit too exhausted. Read More »

Dem Senator Dismisses Questions On Podesta Group

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Plus millions more for clothes, condos and home renovations. Investigators have identified at least four high-end properties belonging to Mr. Manafort subject to forfeiture if he's found guilty, including a brownstone in Brooklyn, a SoHo condo , a lavish estate in the Hamptons and a 1920s single-family home in Arlington, Virginia. Read More »

Michael Carrick returns to Manchester United training after mystery illness

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And, as per several outlets in England today, all of Leicester City, West Bromwich Albion and Aston Villa are keen to take advantage of Carrick's situation at Old Trafford, by making a January bid for the midfielder. The hustle, bustle and physicality of the second tier of English football wouldn't appear to suit such a cultured midfielder but Bruce has shown that the door is always open for veterans in his team. Read More »

Pochettino 'confident' Kane will face Madrid

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When asked about the availability of Kane, manager Mauricio Pochettino revealed he was not sure if the 24-year-old will pass the fitness test. "Yes, we are going to be courageous". Ronaldo and Kane: "They are two incredible players". The striker has missed the last two games, and Spurs have lost both, meaning his return would be a huge boost. Read More »

Dolphins Trade Jay Ajayi To Philly

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According to the Eagles , Miami's now-former third-year running back has been traded for a fourth-round pick. He's rushed for 25 yards on 10 carries and caught three passes for 7 yards. Additionally, he has registered 48 career receptions for 308 yards. Ajayi ran for 53 yards and scored two rushing touchdowns against the Eagles in the preseason contest. Read More »

SEC teams occupy top two spots in AP poll

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No. 16 Auburn will play Texas A&M in College Station, Texas, at 11 a.m. on Saturday. Alabama is ranked No. 1 for the 99th time, breaking a tie with Notre Dame for the third-most appearances in the top spot in AP Poll history, behind Ohio State (105 times) and Oklahoma (101 times), according to ESPN Stats & Information. Read More »

Struggling Liverpool star reveals shocking social media abuse

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The 28-year-old captioned it with "horrible what kind of people we have" before adding in a second image: "I don't mind when people talk s*** about me, it says more about them!" I just can't and won't accept that. Lovren is likely to return for Wednesday's Champions League visit of Maribor at Anfield, and Klopp has shown that he will have no hesitations in selecting him, despite his high-profile errors in the Spurs defeat. Read More »

Joshua Hints At Possibility Of Fighting Fury

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GETTYTyson Fury is desperate to get back in the ring My fight with Anthony Joshua will be won with my feet! Joshua retained his World Boxing Association (WBA) "super" and International Boxing Federation (IBF) heavyweight titles in Cardiff on Saturday night with a 10th-round stoppage win over Carlos Takam . Read More »

Benitez "happy with work rate" despite Burnley defeat

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Dyche confirmed before this morning's game that Wood's absence would continue for at least another week. Rafa Benitez's men suffered a 1-0 loss against the Clarets at Turf Moor thanks to a late Jeff Hendrick strike, as the Ireland worldwide bundled the ball home from close range to grab all three points. Read More »

Roger Federer beats Juan Martin to win Base title

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Federer was too good for Del Potro in Basel. He went on to win the Shanghai Masters and then Basel, but his back has clearly had enough. "You imagine my disappointment, my frustration". "My body is asking for a break", said the Swiss legend. "I'd like to be fully fit for London (the World Tour Finals) and for 2018". Federer rallied from a break down in the decisive set and clinched when the fourth-seeded Argentine sent a service return long. Read More »

Cooper Cronk's Classy Gesture To Mitchell Pearce

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As I said, he's got an arsenal of weapons to play in the halves that I think he can dominate. The Roosters took their "home" game against the Storm to Adelaide Oval for the first time this year and they declared it a huge success. But following Cronk's announcement, Roosters management will likely now be keen to host the game at Allianz Stadium given the huge anticipation that will surround the clash. Read More »

Astros' Yuli Gurriel Suspended For 5 Games In 2018 Season

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Gurriel is a native of Cuba who played for the Yokohama DeNA Baystars of the Japanese Central League in 2014. The Dodgers and Astros will play Game 4 of the World Series at Minute Maid Park on Saturday. "I would also like to apologize to the Dodgers organization, the Astros, Major League Baseball and to all ons across the game". Some top sports columnists urged Manfred to suspend Gurriel immediately while others said he should be let off the hook . Read More »

Bayern chief insults Celtic over Lewandowski claims

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The Bhoys sit third in Group B behind continental heavyweights Paris Saint-Germain and Bayern Munich , who they host on Tuesday, after accruing three points from their opening three matches. He said that if the game was more important, then Lewandowski would have played. " If we had been playing against Real Madrid, he would have probably travelled with us ", Rummenigge added. Read More »

Houston Texans owner on kneeling: "Can't Have Inmates Running the Prison"

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Around 10 players stood with their hand on their heart for the national anthem, according to the Houston Chronicle's Aaron Wilson . Now back in Houston, the team is trying to bounce back after a heartbreaking loss to the Seahawks . The NFL Players Coalition is made up of 11 current and former NFL players, including retired wide receiver Anquan Boldin and Philadelphia Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins , who have been attending recent meetings with NFL executives to discuss player relations ... Read More »

Jimmy Garoppolo's Fantasy Outlook After Reported Trade to 49ers

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The 49ers were expected to go after Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins next year to reunite him with 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan, who was Washington's offensive coordinator for Cousins' first two National Football League seasons. He earned his first win in week one against the Cardinals with a 23-21 final score, throwing for 264 yards and a touchdown. They began the year with Brian Hoyer under center for first-year head coach Kyle Shanahan, before pivoting to third-round pick C.J. Read More »

Conte to let Kante decide on comeback

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Atleti meanwhile would then be at Stamford Bridge taking on a Chelsea team that won't have assured themselves qualification - even if they beat Qarabag in Baku - but have the better of the two teams' head-to-head record and also have a huge goal-differential advantage having scored 10 more goals. Read More »

Chiefs hope to right the ship against Denver on Monday night

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Nelson battled a groin injury during much of training camp and the preseason. The team placed Nelson on injured reserve September 3 with a core muscle injury. Nelson played in 15 games last season while picking up 58 tackles and breaking up 16 passes. The offense was shut down in the loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers , and the defense was riddled for 31 points and 417 yards passing by Raiders quarterback Derek Carr . Read More »

Tiger Woods to make return at Hero World Challenge

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Woods also confirmed Daniel Berger received an invite in the 18-man tournament that comprises winners of 22 major championships. "Albany is the flawless setting and it will be great to join this outstanding field". And now, in a post on his website, Woods stated that he will be returning to golf - with his appearance at the Hero World Challenge marking his first appearance back. Read More »

WNBA star comes forward: I was molested, too

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Stewart didn't identify her abuser, but said he worked in construction and smoked cigarettes constantly. The essay, titled, "Me Too", came out of the recent #MeToo movement on social media meant to bring attention to the problem of harassment and sexual abuse, ESPN reported . Read More »

Eric Bailly explains what Anthony Martial thinks about Marcus Rashford

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Both Anthony Martial and Marcus Rashford have been providing a selection dilemma for Jose Mourinho since the start of this season. But what will please Mourinho most is Martial's increasing willingness to drop between the lines and then gamble and stretch defences with his pace, as he did on Saturday when he scored the winning goal against Tottenham at Old Trafford. Read More »

Watford's Troy Deeney charged with violent conduct

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Watford created plenty of chances in the second half, but failed to find an equaliser with Brazilian Richarlison guilty of missing promising openings. The 27-year-old is quoted by The Mirror as saying: "It was handbags really and there was nothing to it". I like Troy, he's one of the good guys. A number of flashpoints had come to the fore during the ill-tempered affair, though the injury-time confrontation between Deeney and Allen was certainly the worst of the bunch. Read More »

'Sean Dyche leaving would be a blow,' says Burnley's Stephen Ward

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He's obviously got ambition but we're happy he's here. The players are all human and read and hear the stories, and Ward admitted the dressing room does discuss the links: "Everyone is curious". "I really enjoy it and I'm probably as fit as I've felt in my career". The Clarets have made a strong start to the Premier League season, having lost only twice in their first nine games, and occupy 10th position in the standings. Read More »

Eagles & Jaguars Are Both Interested In Trading For Calvin Johnson

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The Eagles, are reportedly, one of the teams interested and according to Steve Albritton, they're " aggressively pursuing " the six-time Pro Bowl 32-year-old wide out. "I don't really think about it too much because I got so much going on". With the Eagles outside receivers in Alshon Jeffery and Torrey Smith struggling, Johnson - if he does want to play - may make some sense for the Birds. Read More »

Heathrow to probe leak of security files

A USB stick containing high-level security information details of London's Heathrow airport was found on the street by a pedestrian, according to reports. Concurrently, a spokesman for the airport confirmed that Heathrow is now investigating whether the device turned up as a result of an "incompetent data breach" or if someone intentionally stole its sensitive files and possibly sold them on the dark web . Read More »

Top eight starts to a Premier League season

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Leroy Sane and Fernandinho put City in front in the 10th and 15th minutes either side of Jay Rodriguez's equaliser. Substitute Raheem Sterling's second-half goal ensured Man City won their ninth Premier League game of the season. "We conceded just three chances and then you see how many we created, clear, clear chances, and you score just three goals, always you have regret". "He is a strong player, technically and physically strong and we will talk about him, but I have already studied ... Read More »

Man Utd fans should support Lukaku: Mourinho

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Mourinho, under contract with United until 2019, has aspirations of managing on the global stage in the future and would like to guide a side to a major tournament. "They paid their ticket, they can do what they want". Romelu Lukaku has not scored for five games. They are some of the best central defenders in football. Read More »

JuJu Smith-Schuster's 97-yard TD reception is longest in Steelers' history

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The Steelers now lead the Lions, 20-15, with less than five minutes remaining in the game. Down 13-12, the Lions were poised to take the lead in some fashion when they had first-and-goal from the 4. Roethlisberger was impressed that Smith-Schuster got mad at himself for dropping a pass on third down early in the fourth quarter. Stafford completed 27-of-45 passes as he averaged 9.4 yards per attempt. Read More »