• Cristiano Ronaldo will be benched at Juventus - Massimiliano Allegri

    Cristiano Ronaldo will be benched at Juventus - Massimiliano Allegri

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    The search for Ronaldo's first Serie A goal continued firing blanks, as the Portuguese fired a free-kick against the Lazio wall before chipping in for Giorgio Chiellini who headed over the top. "He is the best player in the world. Now (against Lazio ) he will play, then we will see". "Of course we're going to help him, we're going to help him score goals because it is in his DNA".
  • Serena No Longer Allowed To Wear Catsuit At French Open

    Serena No Longer Allowed To Wear Catsuit At French Open

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    Serena wore the full-length, skin-tight outfit during the last French Open , which not only made a cool fashion statement but also served a medical goal. "I feel like I have to just be happy, you know, continue to work hard". She hasn't lately, losing three of her last four matches, dating to her loss to Angelique Kerber in the Wimbledon final.
  • Tiger Woods Ready for Three Straight Tournaments - ESPN 98.1 FM

    Tiger Woods Ready for Three Straight Tournaments - ESPN 98.1 FM

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    The Northern Trust is the first of four FedEx Cup playoff events. He added: "I think I'm minus-180 right now". I had no golf in my future at that time. Justin Thomas, who won last year's $10 million bonus as the FedExCup champion, carded a two-under 69. "Depends where I am and if it's televised where I am", he said after having played with Woods and outplaying him, shooting 67 to the latter's 71.
  • Nick Young arrested for obstruction of justice in Hollywood

    Nick Young arrested for obstruction of justice in Hollywood

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    A witness told TMZ, Young was taken out of his auto by police, ordered up against a wall, handcuffed and taken into custody. At this time it's unclear what exactly caused police to order Young out of the vehicle and arrest him. Young has had at least one other very, very minor issue with cops, when he was cited a couple years ago for loud music . Young won a ring last season with the Golden State Warriors , where he played 17 minutes a game, shot 41 percent from deep, and made some plays.
  • Manchester City players not at their best yet, says Pep Guardiola

    Manchester City players not at their best yet, says Pep Guardiola

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    So what did they actually do differently? Kompany's 250th appearance was not one to remember for the City skipper. "I am not the referee and I never will be". City's centre-backs were not the only ones targeted by Wolves . An incident that stood out in an action packed game was one that involved Benjamin Mendy and a ball boy at the Molineux.
  • Spurs Threaten To Pile More Misery On Mourinho’s United

    Spurs Threaten To Pile More Misery On Mourinho’s United

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    Mourinho, asked whether his relationship with Woodward was fine, said: "Of course". United already trail title favourites Manchester City, Liverpool and Chelsea by three points after a terrible display in losing 3-2 to Brighton last weekend and that gap could have doubled by kick-off at Old Trafford (1900GMT) with all three expected to win again this weekend.
  • Jurgen Klopp: 'Fabinho needs time to adjust to Liverpool style'

    Jurgen Klopp: 'Fabinho needs time to adjust to Liverpool style'

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    New keeper Alisson, a £65million purchase from Roma, has kept consecutive clean-sheets in those games - a 4-0 victory over West Ham and a 2-0 success at Crystal Palace - while Guinea global Keita has impressed in central midfield. Man City dropped two points (or did well to get a point depending on how you look at it) earlier and that gives Jurgen Klopp's team a great chance to gain an advantage today.
  • Wolverhampton Wanderers vs. Manchester City - Football Match Report

    Wolverhampton Wanderers vs. Manchester City - Football Match Report

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    He was the option. For the striker announced his intentions for the season rather early with a hat-trick against Huddersfield last weekend, which was also the Argentine's ninth in the Premier League . Aro has an fantastic potential as a goalkeeper. 'He came back [to City] and I think he forgot about it", he added, "I understand the disappointment of missing the World Cup - for young players it is an important issue.
  • Liverpool hero Nicol: Van Dijk has brought 'confidence'

    Liverpool hero Nicol: Van Dijk has brought 'confidence'

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    Jamie Carragher and Gary Neville told SkySports that Van Dijk can become the best centre-back in the world , and deserves to be discussed alongside Sergio Ramos and Raphael Varane. "There isn't another centre-back that ticks nearly every boxes in terms of presence, pace, strength and ability on the ball". "Players and leaders like him have to be the ones that take Liverpool to something big".
  • Big Ten Conference Opens 2018 with 38 Matches

    Big Ten Conference Opens 2018 with 38 Matches

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    Four opponents played in the 2018 National Invitation Tournament, Florida Gulf Coast, Louisville, Nebraska and Penn State. That means we now know complete dates and opponents for Ohio State this winter. Given their defensive line prowess and their propensity to force turnovers (2.0 per game last season), Iowa's defense will likely be a strength again this season.
  • Denzel Ward injures back, will not return to game

    Denzel Ward injures back, will not return to game

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    Friday, Hue Jackson said Ward is dealing with back spasms but shouldn't be out for long. The former Pro Bowl receiver has only been allowed to attend meetings, work on the side with trainers and watch since returning from a self-imposed absence in training camp.
  • Manchester City's Leroy Sane ready despite lack of game time - Pep Guardiola

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    Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has praised Wolverhampton Wanderers . The home side exposed some chinks in City's armour that will offer a glimmer of encouragement to the rest of the Premier League. The teams finished goalless after extra-time in the League Cup last October, with City emerging victorious on penalties. "They arrived and immediately played the Community Shield and the Arsenal game".
  • Thank You Rafael Benitez - Maurizio Sarri Reveals Admiration For Newcastle Boss

    Thank You Rafael Benitez - Maurizio Sarri Reveals Admiration For Newcastle Boss

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    When asked about Loftus-Cheek's future at the club, Sarri said: "I have spoken with him twice this week after I spoke with the club". We will need more of a cutting edge than we had against Cardiff though, and I am hoping Rafa Benitez gives Salomon Rondon his first start, replacing Joselu, who was ineffective last time out.
  • Wolves fans react to Pep Guardiola comments

    Wolves fans react to Pep Guardiola comments

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    Pep Guardiola has suggested that Manchester City's players will not be fully fit until next month, despite a fast start to the Premier League season that has brought maximum points and eight goals. Mourinho seems to be precisely the opposite, as he criticises his players in public and looks grumpy and miserable most times we see him in front of a camera.
  • Congestion Prevails On Northern Trust Leaderboard

    Congestion Prevails On Northern Trust Leaderboard

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    Woods hit nine of 14 fairways and 16 of Ridgewood Country Club's 18 greens, but he lacked precisions with his approaches and needed 35 putts en route to a second straight round of even-par 71. But the world's No. 1 player paused before sticking a tee in the ground, unsure what to do or say, when he straightened and reminded the starter, "I won a year ago, too".
  • Wakanda For-never: Serena Williams' 'Black Panther' catsuit banned

    Wakanda For-never: Serena Williams' 'Black Panther' catsuit banned

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    Shouldn't the focus be on the incredible talent that she i and not what she wears. if only men in sport faced the same bullshit. And she did so for health, as well as fashion, reasons. Addressing the outfit at Roland Garros, Williams said it made her feel "like a warrior princess" and presented her with "an opportunity to inspire a whole different group of fantastic women and kids".
  • No White Hart Lane just yet for Spurs fans

    No White Hart Lane just yet for Spurs fans

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    Only I need to consider some aspects because we are going to play with them but I am not going here to trash what they are doing or what happened around them. The Chile worldwide was absent from United's forward line for the 3-2 shocker against Brighton after picking up a problem in training. Mauricio Pochettino has been speaking to the media at his pre-match press conference this afternoon ahead of the game and he's given reporters a team news and injury update.
  • Language in Meyer's contract could determine his future at Ohio State

    Language in Meyer's contract could determine his future at Ohio State

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    Shortly after the board went into executive session, Meyer arrived at the Longaberger Alumni House where the trustees were meeting. Ohio State is also dealing with a scandal involving alleged sexual misconduct by an athletic doctor in the 1980s and 1990s, and allegations that a former diving coach sexually abused young divers several years ago.
  • Daniel Ricciardo: No bad blood with Red Bull

    Daniel Ricciardo: No bad blood with Red Bull

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    When I weighed it up the change of setting, a new challenge, are probably the answers I needed". "Once I made that decision and pulled the trigger I felt comfortable with it and it feels right for next year". "There wasn't anything that changed overnight that caused this decision". "There was back and forth over the last few months". It wasn't necessarily the engine deal or this or that or financials or whatever; it was really just me coming to a point where, it's been five years with Red ...
  • Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho denies rift with Ed Woodward

    Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho denies rift with Ed Woodward

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    After a turbulent pre-season, the Portuguese tactician is reportedly under serious pressure from the Red Devils' board, which expects silverware this season. His position has been under plenty of speculation this week off the back of Sunday's damaging display and defeat to Brighton. Gary Neville has urged Jose Mourinho to focus on preparing his Manchester United team for their crunch clash with Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League this weekend.
  • Napoli say Maurizio Sarri failed to win a trophy in three years

    Napoli say Maurizio Sarri failed to win a trophy in three years

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    Sarri said: "Eden is ready for 50-60 minutes". Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis replaced Maurizio Sarri at the club with ex Chelsea and Bayern Munich coach Carlo Ancelloti. Sarri said: "I have spoken with him twice this week, after I spoke with the club". "I think Eden will stay with us for all of the season". Indeed, the former Real Madrid boss has enjoyed a glittering managerial career, winning league titles with Chelsea , AC Milan, PSG and Bayern Munich, while he has won ...
  • China holds on to edge Clarkson's Philippines

    China holds on to edge Clarkson's Philippines

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    China's other National Basketball Association player, Dallas Mavericks small forward Ding Yanyuhang, had seven points. We can't get the usual repetitions and the attention to details that you want. "Yao (as president) changed the team". An on-court brawl in a World Cup qualifier against Australia cost Philippines most of their players and two coaches but they finally regrouped.
  • Carson Wentz might not be ready for Week 1

    Carson Wentz might not be ready for Week 1

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    Before the Philadelphia Eagles know it, the first official game of the 2018 season against the Atlanta Falcons will finally be here, as the defending Super Bowl champions will begin their journey to trying to repeat. With the start of the regular season just under a month away, Carson has been a limited participant in Eagles training camp but has been taking on more of a work load each week.
  • Gary Neville Wears Liverpool Shirt, Makes Carragher Wear United Top

    Gary Neville Wears Liverpool Shirt, Makes Carragher Wear United Top

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    Gary Neville believes that United needed to sign at least one more centre-back in the summer transfer window. Chelsea takes home 3 points after the late goal from Alonso by scoring from Hazard cross in the stoppage time. The defeat, coupled with the Gunners' 2-0 loss to Manchester City last weekend, means Arsenal lost their first two league games of the season for the first time since 1992, but the Spaniard insisted there was no need to push the panic button.
  • Manuel Pellegrini - West Ham 'needs the fans' after poor start

    Manuel Pellegrini - West Ham 'needs the fans' after poor start

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    Where Wenger demanded Arsenal played an all-out attacking system that often left them vulnerable at the back, Emery favours a high-tempo pressing game. Wilshere will be back in the spotlight on Saturday, when West Ham travel to his former club Arsenal. Fulham spent a lot of money in the summer transfer window and you sense that there are at least three or four teams worse off than them in terms of ability in the Premier League , and that avoiding relegation is well within their ...
  • Ohio State suspends Urban Meyer for three games after investigation

    Ohio State suspends Urban Meyer for three games after investigation

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    In a prepared statement before taking questions from the media, Meyer acknowledged that his loyalty to Earle Bruce , who Meyer considers the most influential male in his life after his father, impacted his judgment when it came to the assistant coach who is the grandson of the former OSU head football coach.
  • Team India beats England in third test match

    Team India beats England in third test match

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    But every captain is different, and every team's dynamics are different. Close to 300 people have lost their lives and hundreds and thousands of them are in relief camps. We have won a Test match, not yet won the series but we there are two Test matches to go. It looks like third time was the charm for the Indian opening batting combination.
  • West Ham's Wilshere out to prove a point at Arsenal

    West Ham's Wilshere out to prove a point at Arsenal

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    The 20-year-old has been drafted in to train with the rest of the first-team at their Rush Green training ground ahead of their derby game with Arsenal as Pellegrini looks to add some much-needed pace to his side. However, the Gunners have lost both of their opening league fixtures - admittedly against tough opposition in Manchester City and Chelsea - leaving Emery's side without a Premier League point in this new season.
  • Vikings Sign Veteran Safety George Iloka

    Vikings Sign Veteran Safety George Iloka

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    Just a few weeks from beginning his seventh season with the Cincinnati Bengals , George Iloka sat down for dinner with his wife when his phone rang. "My priority was to go into a situation with a winning team, a place that had a plan for me or just a place that I feel like I could help the team out in any type of way", Iloka said.
  • Bertens shocks top-ranked Halep to win Cincinnati WTA title

    Bertens shocks top-ranked Halep to win Cincinnati WTA title

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    For those skeptics who think that you have to wait until the semifinals or final of the Connecticut Open to see great tennis between marquee opponents, the luck of the draw is dispelling that notion this year. "I think it was such a tough match, and after winning that second set I knew, like, anything is still possible". Halep won the tournament in 2013, but has not appeared at the event since the following year.
  • We Got Good Price For Kyle Lafferty - Hearts Boss Craig Levein

    We Got Good Price For Kyle Lafferty - Hearts Boss Craig Levein

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    Speaking exclusively to RangersTV he said: "I have supported the club since I was a kid and I have played here before but the way I left I was disappointed". He was quoted as saying by STV: "Everybody has got a price and I felt the price we got for Kyle was good". 'It has been a long time since we have seen a Rangers team like this so it is exciting times ahead.
  • Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson set for £7m Las Vegas showdown

    Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson set for £7m Las Vegas showdown

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    CNN parent company Turner will broadcast the event via its new B/R Live streaming platform on a pay-per-view basis, the company confirmed in a press release. Ryder Cup and Presidents Cup efforts. Twitter didn't handle the back-and-forth banter very well. The pair will tee it up in an outing dubbed "The Match", which was posted via Woods' Twitter on Wednesday.
  • Basketball players expelled from Asian Games over sex workers

    Basketball players expelled from Asian Games over sex workers

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    Yuko Mitsuya, chairwoman of the Japan Basketball Association (JBA), also apologised for the incident, which she described as "disgraceful". "I met with the athletes and they deeply regret what they did", Yamashita said. We are extremely proud and excited to watch our nation's best athletes compete in this exciting global event , and look forward to celebrating their success with them.
  • Ramos and Busquets Join La Liga Players Against Games in USA

    Ramos and Busquets Join La Liga Players Against Games in USA

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    The AFE said that "captains and players" from La Liga sides would participate in the meeting. La Liga players could take strike action over a deal to hold Spanish top-flight matches overseas for the first time. No dates for a USA game have been finalized as of yet. Games are played on Mondays. After Real Madrid's 2-0 win over Getafe in a late game on Sunday, midfielder Toni Kroos tweeted a photo of himself with a serious face and the phrase: "I am happier then (sic) it seems, but ...
  • Cristiano Ronaldo's family are now Juventus fans as star shares Instagram photo

    Cristiano Ronaldo's family are now Juventus fans as star shares Instagram photo

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    The 33-year-old five-time Ballon d'Or victor was pulled up by the legendary Scot for doing "too many stepovers" and the Portuguese recalled how his mentality changed having swapped Sporting Lisbon for Manchester United . Juventus have won the European Cup twice, the last coming in 1996, and have been runners-up five times since. "So I'm really glad to continue with my number 7".