• Maroon 5 to play Super Bowl halftime

    Maroon 5 to play Super Bowl halftime

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    They've certainly proven themselves worthy of the Super Bowl halftime show. In Maroon 5 , the National Football League has managed to find a wildly inoffensive down-the middle performer who will not ruffle any feathers, and they've done it without digging into their rolodex of classic-rock relics.
  • Jimmy Butler Requests Trade from T-Wolves

    Jimmy Butler Requests Trade from T-Wolves

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    By the time word got out early Wednesday afternoon, Butler's conclusion set fire to Thibodeau's plans in Minnesota and indirectly exonerated his former franchise in Chicago. The Clippers would nearly undoubtedly have to part ways with 2018 first-round pick Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, who is an extremely promising point guard with a massive ceiling.
  • Bale and Isco score as Real Madrid beat Roma

    Bale and Isco score as Real Madrid beat Roma

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    Cristiano Ronaldo was given a absurd red card just 29 minutes into his Champions League debut with Juventus. German referee Felix Brych consulted with his assistant and opted to send the Portuguese star off. Ronaldo was sent off for an off the ball incident in the first half. It was his first red card in 154 Champions League matches. Ronaldo will miss Juventus' next game against Swiss side Young Boys.
  • Fernandinho takes blame for Man City's Lyon loss

    Fernandinho takes blame for Man City's Lyon loss

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    Whether Guardiola's absence from the dugout was behind City's ragged first-half display is hard to ascertain, but the team produced their worst performance for months while he was not standing in his technical area. City's Brazil midfielder Fernandinho coughed up possession in the build-up to Lyon's first goal, and then did exactly the same under pressure from Fekir for their second.
  • He is small, but he is wow - Guardiola champions Bernardo Silva

    He is small, but he is wow - Guardiola champions Bernardo Silva

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    The team eventually won the game 3-0, courtesy of goals from Leroy Sane , David Silva and Raheem Sterling . The Premier League champions welcome the French club to Manchester for their first Champions League game of the season - with Hoffenheim and Shakhtar Donetsk the other two teams in the group.
  • Hazard 'maybe' the best in Europe, says Chelsea boss Sarri

    Hazard 'maybe' the best in Europe, says Chelsea boss Sarri

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    Sarri lauded Hazard's importance to the team after tearing apart Cardiff with three goals in a 4-1 victory on Saturday that made it five wins from five matches. World Cup star Loftus-Cheek has featured for a total of 33 minutes for Chelsea this season. "We were in the game for 80 minutes and once again I'm really disappointed with the goals we conceded".
  • Rio Ferdinand defends Jose Mourinho’s handling of Man United striker

    Rio Ferdinand defends Jose Mourinho’s handling of Man United striker

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    Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial are still trying to convince the manager of their worth, leaving Luke Shaw , Jesse Lingard, David de Gea and Romelu Lukaku as the only players able to boast anything remotely close to consistent form. Rashford has only started one of Manchester United's opening five games, while the England worldwide has come off the bench three times . "That's a huge advantage for them and a huge disadvantage for the other teams", he said.
  • Reasons Why Arsenal Beat Newcastle United

    Reasons Why Arsenal Beat Newcastle United

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    The 29-year-old announced in June that he would no longer represent his country following Germany's disappointing World Cup campaign in Russian Federation, where they were knocked out in the group stage. "We did enough in the first half to score and show we can compete against this kind of team, but it was hard once we conceded the two goals and our goal came too late".
  • Clay Matthews is vexed -- like the rest of us -- by perplexing penalty

    Clay Matthews is vexed -- like the rest of us -- by perplexing penalty

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    At the same time, I don't know what else to do. So did a pass from Cousins that bounced off Laquon Treadwell's hands late in the fourth quarter that was intercepted by Ha Ha Clinton-Dix. I've been benched and sat out of the rest of the season because I wasn't playing well enough. We've all had to wait our turn and we've all failed and learned from it.
  • Iwobi's Arsenal Gets Tough Europa League Draw

    Iwobi's Arsenal Gets Tough Europa League Draw

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    There has been diplomatic tensions between Azerbaijan and Armenia over the Nagorno-Karabakh territory, with a ceasefire declared in 1994 after fighting erupted several years earlier. The club spent more than $200 million on players a year ago under new Chinese owners and failed to comply with UEFA rules monitoring transfer fees and wages.
  • Chelsea need another step to be Premier League contenders, says Sarri

    Chelsea need another step to be Premier League contenders, says Sarri

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    Chelsea have won their first four games under Sarri and Luiz has played in all of them. Chelsea will host to Cardiff City and Luiz will be looking to help his side keep a clean sheet and maintain their 100 per cent record. "I don't know now the situation". I think it is right that he tries to play. "[But] in this first period, for me, it was very important not to change, especially the defensive line".
  • Newcastle vs Arsenal, Premier League 2018-19

    Newcastle vs Arsenal, Premier League 2018-19

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    We will try to do something that's enough to win the game. The Magpies could make it hard for Arsenal today if our defence continues to be ineffective. The North London outfit will be without Laurent Koscielny, Sead Kolasinac, Ainsley Maitland-Niles and Carl Jenkinson due to injury. We luckily didn't get any injuries while the players were away on global duty, but as Xhaka, Lichtsteiner, Welbeck and Sokratis all played on Tuesday they will have fitness tests to test their recovery.
  • Klopp bemused by Neville's Champions League advice

    Klopp bemused by Neville's Champions League advice

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    The Sky Sports pundit was of the opinion that Klopp's best chance of delivering Liverpool's first ever Premier League trophy would come if he didn't try to juggle every competition this term. I think we are really on a good way with that. We have to play football. Former Manchester United man Gary Neville, however, believes that the Reds would be better off pursuing the Premier League rather than the Champions League .
  • Spurs duo Lloris, Alli to miss Liverpool, Inter clashes

    Spurs duo Lloris, Alli to miss Liverpool, Inter clashes

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    Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp believes too much demand is placed on worldwide stars who have had barely any rest following the World Cup. It's a very controversial idea - especially when Liverpool reached the Champions League final last season experiencing some magical moments on the way to Kiev.
  • Serena Williams: Nike made 'powerful statement' with Colin Kaepernick

    Serena Williams: Nike made 'powerful statement' with Colin Kaepernick

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    Whether you agree with Colin Kaepernick's stance or not, the ad is meant to be about more than his opinion. Baze says he fully supports Nike's decision to make Kaepernick a part of its 30th anniversary ad campaign. Become the greatest athlete ever. There were 2.7 million mentions of Nike over the previous 24 hours, the social media analysis firm Talkwalker said at midday, an increase of 135 percent over the previous week.
  • US Open victor overtakes Swiss great

    US Open victor overtakes Swiss great

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    For Serena, she carried on maybe a little bit further than she should have, (but) it was on the change over. Del Potro backed Djokovic to surpass Federer's mark of 20 Slams. "It's truly incredible when you think about it". I grew up playing and thinking that one day I'll be able to do what he does. "To actually be here, it's a dream come true".
  • Harry Kane, Kieran Trippier, Kyle Walker named on FIFPro World XI shortlist

    Harry Kane, Kieran Trippier, Kyle Walker named on FIFPro World XI shortlist

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    Each professional footballer is asked to pick their top eleven footballers on the planet (in a 4-3-3 formation) and FIFPro (the professional players union) collates these fantasy teams and whittles down to the top selections. No Liverpool players has been included in the final eleven since. An interesting situation if he is named alongside Mo Salah . Nemanja Matic also features on a list that includes Barcelona's Philippe Coutinho, Chelsea's Eden Hazard and N'Golo Kante, Real Madrid's ...
  • Aaron Rodgers Injury: Packers QB Gives Update Before Week 2 Vs. Vikings

    Aaron Rodgers Injury: Packers QB Gives Update Before Week 2 Vs. Vikings

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    Wearing a brace could be an option, depending on how the quarterback feels later in the week. He said that Rodgers would be given the full week to work on his fitness and rehab, and would not be rushed back into action. Packers coach Mike McCarthy echoed his quarterback's "one day at a time" sentiment during his own press conference on Wednesday. He says Rodgers and the training staff are still taking this day by day.
  • Glenn Kaplan: Steelers and Browns Tie

    Glenn Kaplan: Steelers and Browns Tie

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    The guys fighting, coming back and giving us a chance. the defense did some good things". We have got to play better around him. "A tie. a tie". Backup DeShone Kizer threw a pick six to Khalil Mack , who disappeared in the second half after a dominant start in his first game for Chicago.
  • Tiger shoots 65 in Monday finish at BMW Championship

    Tiger shoots 65 in Monday finish at BMW Championship

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    He ended up finishing three strokes behind Keegan Bradley , who defeated Justin Rose in a one-hole, sudden-death playoff, but there's still success for Woods to build on ... Even though Woods prefers tougher conditions this is the second time over the last month he's almost gotten it done in a birdie-fest, including the PGA Championship at Bellerive.