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Dolphins rookie Raekwon McMillan injuries knee against Falcons

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McMillan was a second round pick this year out of Ohio State. He started 14 games for the 2015 Dolphins before becoming a starter for a resurgent Giants defense last season. "We had to give him some reps, especially in the game". "You guys seem to have better sources than I do". "That's the National Football League; next man up", Gase said. Read More »

Rogers Cup: Rafael Nadal Beaten, Roger Federer Through

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Rafael Nadal will return to the top of the ATP world rankings for the first time in three years if he reaches the semi-finals at this week's Rogers Cup in Montreal . In many occasions, Shapovalov has displayed the guts unsuspected of a white-billed 18 years of age, ranked 143rd in the world and that is not arguing that his 13th match in the professional against an opponent who has collected 15 titles of the Grand Slam. Read More »

Arsenal To Make Alexis Sanchez Premier League's Highest-paid Player

Wenger imagines a future with a woman as manager, and that is not the part of his vision for the future that is hard to wrap your head around. 'I don't know if it is two weeks or one more week, but he will not be available. " Kelechi Iheanacho has come to Leicester for a lot of money and, having predominantly come off the bench at Manchester City , it will be interesting to see if he can have an impact from the start for the Foxes". Read More »

Premier League preview: Can Chelsea retain their crown?

Arsene Wenger's men allowed their opponents to take 432 shots against them last season, which was sixth best in the league and well below City, who topped that category by only allowing 301. This will certainly have pained Mourinho, who will have been crestfallen his tactics were not enough to secure victory, but with another season under his player's belts, he will believe this to be nothing more than an anomaly. Read More »

Jose Mourinho insists Manchester United's transfer activity is sufficient

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It comes with the habit of playing in that kind of situation, of playing with better players". "The club know you can affect in a positive way the structure, you can affect in a positive way the people that work around you". Despite that miss potentially denying United a chance at taking the Champions League winners the distance, Mournho was happy with his new No.9. "I'm here to score goals and be the focal point of the team", Lukaku said. Read More »

Yankees OF Frazier (oblique) scratched vs. Blue Jays

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The Jays burned through six relief pitchers and the Yankees five. Gray, who was touched for three runs (two earned) off four hits over six innings, is now 0-2 in his first two starts wearing Yankee pinstripes. The right-handed Estrada got into his first jam of the evening in the fifth inning, surrendering a leadoff single to Garrett Cooper and then walking Ronald Torreyes. Read More »

We're buying three more players - Guardiola

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City have spent around £200 million on new signings this summer after finishing 15 points behind champions Chelsea in the Premier League last season. "I think it is unsustainable ". Brighton was very convincing in the Championship last season but the step up to the Premier League is a big one. Read More »

Matic: Premier League Utd's 'main target'

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But Wright said the Blues appeared to be in a worse position compared to last season due to the extent of upheaval in the squad that won the Premier League title . With deals for Virgil Van Dijk and Serge Aurier said to be in the works, Conte is obviously focusing on strengthening his defense which will be a concern after shaky defensive displays in preseason against Inter Milan , Bayern Munich and then Arsenal in the FA Community Shield defeat last week. Read More »

Cam Newton will sit out Panthers' preseason opener

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His performances up until this point have been raising eyebrows both inside and out of Panthers camp. Last year, Newton passed for 3,509 yards and 19 touchdowns, while also rushing for 359 yards and five scores, over 15 games (14 starts). Read More »

NFL's ruling on Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott expected soon

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Elliott was accused of domestic violence before the start of his rookie season past year. Elliott has also been accused of pushing Thompson up against a wall and injuring her shoulder five months earlier in Florida. Hall of Famer Cris Carter said Monday on Fox Sports 1 that he would be "shocked" if an Elliott suspension didn't happen within 48 hours . This would would coincide with the NFL's policy on domestic violence punishment. Read More »

No need to tell Real Madrid I'm staying, says Bale

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However, the Red Devils finished sixth last term, but as history has shown his teams always have their best season once he's had a year to establish himself. The UEFA Super Cup final game between the winners of the Champions League and the League of Europe was played in Macedonia's capital Skopje this year. Read More »

Jose Mourinho provides update on potential Zlatan Ibrahimovic return

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Speculation has been rife all summer that Manchester United will move for the 28-year-old and, even though Jose Mourinho stated on Tuesday night that it is "game over" for the signing after Zinedine Zidane selected Bale for the Super Cup starting XI, the feeling has persisted that the European champions will look to sell him if they get Mbappe. Read More »

11 things you might have forgotten from last season's Premier League

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The fact Nemanja Matic was allowed to leave for Manchester United , reportedly against the managers wishes, has added to the sense that not all is well in SW6. He was good in some games, inexperienced in others. Chelsea have recruited Antonio Rudiger from Roma, Monaco's Ligue 1-winning midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko and also broke their transfer record to sign striker Alvaro Morata from Real Madrid . Read More »

Arsenal's Arsene Wenger 'not super optimistic' on Alexis Sanchez stay

Sanchez has been mentioned in transfer speculation throughout the summer after entering the final year of his Arsenal contract, with big-spending City and French titans PSG the main pair linked with his services. So far, Arsenal's latest offer is said to be nowhere near what he thinks he is worth and that is causing problems. After six months he can sign for another team and if you watched Sanchez towards the end of the season he was getting very frustrated. Read More »

Man Utd midfielder Matic: Good knowing Lukaku off the mark

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The Brazilian made 34 Premier League appearances for the Blues last season, as they claimed the title, but 19 of them were as a substitute. The players, they know you. The Belgian scored United's only goal in the 2-1 loss, but it was a bad miss that has stuck in the memory for some. We had been accused of bottling it the previous year, so when we got over the line the feelings were a mix of relief, pride, excitement, joy - we had ended 26 years of pain. Read More »

Deshaun Watson Shines vs. Panthers in Professional Debut for Texans

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Which wide receiver will emerge? "Coach Rivera said previous year we have to evolve as a team because Cam was running the ball so much", Robinson explained. "They will test our tackles, and our tackles will have to stand up to that test". Byrd spent two years going against Panthers cornerbacks Josh Norman and James Bradberry as a member of the practice squad before being called up for the 2016 season finale at Tampa Bay. Read More »

Watch the brand new trailer for National Basketball Association 2K18 right here

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The MyPlayer character creation feature has been improved, with enhancements to the face scan, additions to options and hairstyles and more accurate representation of weight and height. Speaking of trying the game out, 2K Sports has also confirmed that a demo for the game will be released before it arrives in mid-September. This demo will be available only for Xbox One and PS4. Read More »

National Football League clears Martavis Bryant for preseason participation

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One of the factors that are working against him at the moment is that he's only been able to play one full season out of his four total seasons in the # NFL . It might be the most simple thing one quarterback can tell another. "We have good chemistry because we came in together from rookie minicamp to OTAs to minicamp to training camp", Smith-Schuster said of his relationship with Dobbs. Read More »

Neymar given clearance to make PSG debut at Guingamp on Sunday

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Mbappe, 18, has caught the eye this year after an excellent second half of the 2016-17 season as part of Leonardo Jardim's side that impressed in Ligue 1 and the Champions League, and his rise has not gone unnoticed by PSG. Now PSG, funded by their Qatari owners, are smashing their way into that exclusive club and threatening to shatter UEFA's attempts to impose sensible fair play financial restrictions. Read More »

Liverpool owners reiterate no-sale stance on Philippe Coutinho

The Brazil worldwide is reportedly a key target for Barcelona , who are said to be ready to pay in excess of £100million to bring him to Camp Nou. However he has too much respect for the club and said he would only move if an "amicable" agreement could be reached. Read More »

One last push for exhausted Mo Farah in final track race bid

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So while the other British have been predictably middling, Farah just goes on. I've been given a chance in life. "My knee is fine". "The knee feels fine but the body still feels a bit a bit exhausted, so I'll do my recovery, get in the zone and get back for the final". Read More »

Forced out: ARU scraps WA Super Rugby licence

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But the saga isn't about to end, with RugbyWA releasing a statement saying they will consider bringing urgent proceedings in the Supreme Court of NSW. "They got one thing right today". "Our decision to exit the Western Force has been guided primarily by financial outcomes". "This is a sad day for rugby, especially for Western Force fans". Read More »

'I like Mourinho a lot' - Willian reveals failed move to Man Utd

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Lukaku, who signed from Everton for an initial £75 million , wasted a glorious chance shortly after Isco doubled Madrid's advantage but made no mistake with his next opportunity after Keylor Navas parried a Matic drive. And well, social media poked fun at the duo, just as you knew they would. "We used pre-season to work and try to improve things we already do and develop things we don't do". Read More »

PSG line up £80 million offer for Manchester City target Alexis Sanchez

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With their new stadium now under construction, Tottenham are playing all of their home fixtures at the national team stadium this season - a ground at which they have traditionally struggled. Kelechi Iheanacho was a slight doubt after picking up a knock, but has returned to full training and should make his competitive debut for Leicester, following his move from Manchester City . Read More »

Man City players happy with three at the back, says Kompany

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Ozil is a doubt against Leicester , however, along with Aaron Ramsey , Per Mertesacker and Shkodran Mustafi, while Laurent Koscielny is suspended. You can interview seven or eight Premier League managers who will tell you they want to win the league and they are very ambitious, and rightly so. Read More »

Carabao Cup draw tonight

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The Dons had previously announced as an unseeded team in the round's pre-draw, and drawn in the southern section of the draw. The League Cup has gone through many guises down the years, sponsored by the likes of Worthingtons, Carling, Rumbelows and Milk down the years, the current incumbent Carabao have certainly been getting their monies worth in terms of exposure on social media! Premier League side Swansea are managed by Paul Clement, and finished 15th in last season's competition. Read More »

Iheanacho deal is 'excellent signing' for Leicester City says Thierry Henry

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If the overhaul of the squad, costing more than 200 million pounds, doesn't deliver silverware there will be further uncomfortable questions for the Spaniard. Unlike last season , the Blues will have European football back at Stamford Bridge. "If we get on top, we have got to make it count and get the fans right behind us", he said. Read More »

Willian claims Jose Mourinho tried to sign him again this summer

I prefer the Mourinho in the dressing room, he's friendlier. In April, sources told ESPN FC that Mourinho was targeting Willian as part of his summer rebuilding plans. "Each one has his merits". "[Conte] is a coach who works hard every day, works a lot of tactics and the physical part". "We managed to assimilate very well what he asked us in the training sessions and things worked out". Read More »

Manchester United 'to make fresh attempt to sign Inter Milan's Ivan Perisic'

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The Manchester Evening News is reporting that the Red Devils are keen to make a new bid for the 28-year-old Croatia worldwide, who has been heavily linked with a switch to Old Trafford all summer. Asked for a comment on missing out on Perisic, the former Chelsea gaffer told Premium Sport (H/T Football Italia ): "That's football". "They're strong, they put up a good defence to keep someone who's an important player for them". Read More »

Steven Gerrard definitely doesn't agree with Glenn Hoddle's Everton prediction

The last time they won the League was during the 1989/90 season and since then things haven't gone their way in the League. With Senegalese forward Mane terrorising one flank, Salah on the other, Roberto Firmino occupying the now fashionable false No 9 position, and Coutinho breaking forward from midfield, Liverpool boast an attacking quartet to rival any of their title rivals. Read More »

Jacob deGrom OK after scare in Mets' blowout victory

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Wilmer Flores and Michael Conforto both hit three-run homers, while Neil Walker and Curtis Granderson also went deep. That was plenty of offense behind a almost unhittable Jacob deGrom . DeGrom pitched 6.2 innings, allowing four hits and striking out nine. The right-hander struck out seven of the first 10 batters he faced and allowed only four hits. Read More »