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Chelsea chief Antonio Conte surprised by Eden Hazard call-up to Belgian team

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If someone thinks to accelerate the process. I was a coach of the national team with Italy so I respect the decision of the coach. "It's a big mistake, in this moment we must pay great attention and not make any mistakes". "First of all, I hope after the global break to have the whole team [available]", he said. "For me it is very important to continue to work and improve with my players on the pitch". Read More »

Steven Gerrard names two Liverpool signings Jurgen Klopp needs to make

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Andy Robertson was great against Crystal Palace. Dominic Solanke showed everything you want to see from a new player in a really short time. Jurgen Klopp has insisted that he is satisfied with Liverpool's summer transfer window, arguing that the club has done everything it can to recruit new players, and suggested a number of new signings could still be made before next week's deadline day. Read More »

Aston Villa boss Bruce confirms interest in West Ham midfielder Snodgrass

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The Scotland global has been told he can leave the London Stadium, and the Villans boss has been quick to act, as he looks to reunite with a man he managed at Hull City. "He will add that bit of sparkle, if you like, up front". "He can play in a few positions up the top end of the pitch, can make a goal, score a goal and has a wonderful delivery from set-pieces. Read More »

Darren Anderton gives top four prediction: Arsenal and Liverpool to miss out

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The Colombia global defender joined Spurs from Ajax but may be forced to sit out the meeting at Wembley if his permit is not issued in time. "There will be resentment in the dressing room and support for Danny Rose ". Tottenham lost to Chelsea last week after Marcos Alonso scored twice in a 2-1 win for the Blues, with Spurs replying through a Michy Batshuayi own goal. Read More »

Miguel Cabrera, Austin Romine square off to spark Tigers-Yankees brawl

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Yankees reliever Dellin Betances made a decision to counter back, whether you think it is intentional or not, by drilling Tigers' catcher James McCann with a 98mph fastball to the head. The benches cleared again. Sanchez's rogue punchfest led to one of the weirder aftershocks of this mess. "I don't have it, and I don't know why", Zimmermann said . Read More »

Arsenal's Alexis available for Anfield trip says Wenger

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In fact I think that the incident, and his subsequent reaction to it, may actually have worked in Wilshere's favour, as it shows that the player has some real passion and that was something that a lot of his team mates have been lacking. "Like past year, they will be better against the good teams who do not change their style of play just because it is Liverpool ", he said on the BBC Sport website . Read More »

Arsenal deal for Monaco star Lemar is dead, says Wenger

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The Ligue 1 champions had said they would be not be selling anymore players after seeing Benjamin Mendy, Bernardo Silva and Tiemoue Bakayoko all departed for England but The Sun now claim, via reports in France, that they will consider selling Lemar at the right price. Read More »

Stephen Constantine not 'over the moon' with India's Tri-Nations cup win

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The central defensive partnership of Anas Edathodika and Sandesh Jhingan , the latter getting to wear the captain's armband in the Tri-Nation Series for the first time , has not had a lot of time together. It's better to be called as the preparatory game before the Macau game - the same manner as we treated the game against Mauritius the other day. "We can't afford to expect anything less than a tough fight from the Caribbean boys". Read More »

Formula One: Kimi Raikkonen returning to Ferrari in 2018

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Hamilton made his debut with McLaren in 2007, missing the title by a single point but winning in 2008 - again by one point after making a crucial overtake on the last corner of the last lap in Brazil. Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen went fastest in first practice for the Belgian Grand Prix on Friday, edging out Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes . So I don't believe any of the bosses are unhappy with what is now in place. Read More »

Jurgen Klopp Doesn't Feel Champions League Group Spot Has Affected Transfers

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Sometimes it's just not possible. "Until Aug 31 a lot of things are really possible, in and out". "If, and I said it a few times, the transfer window closes tomorrow, I am happy with it". "In this moment he is on our injury list, that's how it is and hasn't changed", added Klopp. "I've not been in contact so far with the Brazil FA, but the rules are that if they want to see him and check him, then of course he has to go there". Read More »

Villa makes surprise return to Spain squad

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Spain's national team coach, Julen Lopetegui, announced his 26-man squad on Friday from the Ciudad del Fútbol de Las Rozas. "Very excited. Thank you to those who trust in me enough to once again put the shirt back on me". Lopetegui has dropped Barcelona midfielder Sergi Roberto and Diego Costa , who has not been training with Chelsea and handed a recall to Chelsea's former Barcelona forwards Pedro Rodriguez and veteran David Villa , reports Xinhua news agency. Read More »

Anything could happen - Becker excited ahead of US Open

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Shapovalov went on reaching the semis of the Masters 1000 event where he lost to the eventual victor Alexander Zverev , the one who bears the flag of the new generation. "But it can't do it in its current environment of how it's marketed". "Going back to number one, I'm just very happy". I think he's that capable. Nadal goes into the tournament as the new world No.1, although he's failed to go beyond the quarter-finals in his last two tournaments, losing to Nick Kyrgios in Cincinnati ... Read More »

Arsenal handed manageable Europa League draw while Everton face tough test

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With APOEL also drawn in Group H , many were tipping Spurs for a third place finish - enough to see them drop out of the Champions League and into the Europa League. The Europa League Player of the Season award for 2016-17 will be awarded at the ceremony. Milan returns to UEFA competitions after a three-year absence, and avoided long travel for Thursday games that lurk in the 48-team draw. Read More »

Leeds sign Dutch striker Jay-Roy Grot

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Leeds are now in fifth place in the Championship having won two and drawn two of the four games so far, with new manager Thomas Christiansen determined to ensure that his squad is strong enough to earn promotion to the Premier League. The 25-year-old helped guide the Yorkshire club to a seventh-placed finish last time around under previous boss Garry Monk's year-long regime, however departed this season's expected Championship promotion challengers for the top-flight of English football ... Read More »

Ronaldo beats Messi and Buffon to UEFA Best Player award

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He scored five times in a quarter-finals win over Bayern Munich, notched three goals in the semi-finals against Atletico Madrid and scored twice to help Real beat Juventus 4-1 in the final. "Thank you to everyone". Sergio Ramos was named best defender of last season and Luka Modric best midfielder as Real swept the individual outfield awards. Read More »

West Brom sign RB Leipzig winger Burke

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Ex-Nottingham Forest attacker Burke finished second in the Bundesliga with Leipzig after his £13 million move, but started just five of his 25 games in the German top-flight and scored once. "He's clearly a talented young footballer and we believe this is the kind of signing that will excite our fans". That resulted in Burke being linked with a switch to the Premier League , with the Baggies beating Crystal Palace in the race to sign the Scottish global on a five-year contract. Read More »

WWE RAW results: Cena returns to RAW; Lesnar decimated again

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A live violin solo for Shinsuke Nakamura was a thing of beauty that topped a decent WWE Championship battle but even SummerSlam doesn't get pyrotechnics anymore, which is a real shame. SummerSlam takes place also just a few weeks before the American football season and during the Major League Baseball and MLS seasons so getting a big arena or stadium in NY isn't that easy. Read More »

DOE Electricity Grid Study Points To Impact Of Gas On Coal

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The report questions whether coal and nuclear power plants should receive extra compensation because their fuel supplies are on-site but doesn't make an explicit recommendation on that point. Perry himself sidestepped direct recommendations in a cover letter today, saying that it's "apparent that in today's competitive markets certain regulations and subsidies are having a large impact on the functioning of markets, and thereby challenging our power generation mix". Read More »

Ronaldo, Real Madrid Stars Sweep Champions League Awards

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Liverpool scored three goals in 12 dramatic first-half minutes, two of them from Emre Can, on their way to a hugely entertaining 4-2 win over Hoffenheim which took them back to the Champions League group stage after a two-season absence yesterday. Read More »

Spurs and PSG agree €25million defender deal

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The Ivory Coast defender has been lined up to compete with Kieran Trippier at right-back after the sale of Kyle Walker to Manchester City . Juventus , Manchester United, Inter Milan and Chelsea are all named as clubs in the report who had shown interest in Aurier this summer. Read More »

To four-year extension

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The Chicago Bears may be one of the least-talented teams in the National Football League heading into the 2017 season. That deal would make Leno the 14th-highest paid left tackle in the National Football League, a middle-of-the-road deal for a young player that hasn't been more than just average in his Bears career. Read More »

Students disciplined for 'Jews vs. Nazis' beer pong

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Understudies from a non-public school were suspended after a photograph posted online demonstrated them playing "Jews Vs Nazis" brew pong at a local gathering, as per WSB-TV. A statement from Lovett School leaders read in part: 'Character education is at the heart of all we do at Lovett, and we deeply appreciate the individuals and organizations across our community who are helping us to continue to learn and grow from this very troubling incident '. Read More »

Avalanche sign Harvard star Kerfoot

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TSN's Darren Dreger first reported the deal. On Thursday morning the Avalanche confirmed that they'd inked Kerfoot to an entry-level contract. Kerfoot, who was drafted by the New Jersey Devils in 2012 but became an unrestricted free agent August 16, was Harvard's co-leading scorer last season with 45 points (16 goals) in 36 games. Read More »

Dolphins' offense produces, secondary struggles in loss to Eagles

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Dolphins quarterback Jay Cutler connected on big plays with his wide receivers throughout the week during joint practices with the Eagles and tonight's contest was no different. That touchdown came immediately after Kenny Stills got behind the Eagles secondary and drew a pass-interference penalty in the end zone to give the Dolphins a first-and-goal at the 1-yard line. Read More »

White Sox add RHP Fulmer to start vs

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Chicago tied the game at 3 in the eighth inning on back-to-back one-out doubles by Leury Garcia and Yoan Moncada . White Sox ninth. Avisail Garcia singles to right field. James Shields hasn't performed like the pitcher the White Sox hoped they were getting when they traded for him last season - although he is stepping up his game of late - but inside the clubhouse, no one commands more admiration and respect. Read More »

All options open for Jack Wilshere says Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger

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Arsenal will lose Sanchez for nothing next summer should they continue to hold off interest in the forward, though The Times understand Manchester City will make a last ditch effort to sign him for a fee approaching £50m. "But I always focus on the team". Sanchez has yet to play this season after suffering a muscle injury in training. Equally, the club have been resolute in their stance regarding fellow contract rebels Mesut Ozil & Alex Oxlade Chamberlain . Read More »

Manu Ginobili signs 2-year deal to return to Spurs

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Ginobili, 40, has played all 15 seasons of his National Basketball Association career with the Spurs. In 213 postseason games, Ginobili has averaged 14.1 points a game. He averaged 7.5 points and 2.7 assists in 18.7 minutes per game in 2016-17. The 39.2 percentage from 3-point range was one of his highest marks of the decade, however. Read More »

Bayfair BART station closed due to medical emergency

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Dramatic video shows San Francisco commuters coming to the rescue of a man who plunged onto subway tracks Wednesday. The move worked, as the train operator hit emergency brakes in time. Power was cut and BART police responded and detained the man and got him to support services, the agency said. Crisis negotiators stepped in to remove the man safely from the tracks. Read More »

Pomeranz outduels Kluber in statement Red Sox win over Indians

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Jackie Bradley Jr. also homered for the Red Sox , who had 12 hits, five of them for extra bases. Indians ace Corey Kluber pitched well, striking out 12 with just one walk and four hits over 7.2 innings, but a fifth-inning home run by Mitch Moreland broke a scoreless tie. Read More »

Colin Kaepernick Not Worth Distraction, According To LeSean McCoy

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On Monday, about a dozen Cleveland Browns players knelt and prayed in silent protest during the national anthem - including one white player, Seth DeValve . McCoy has not been a choir boy during his time in the National Football League , so maybe he includes himself in that Brady or Beckham category. Kaepernick is probably too classy to react to the jab, but it doesn't excuse the fact that McCoy's thoughts against a protest that didn't effect his play or bottom line were completely ... Read More »