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Pep opens up on Sane

However, Guardiola says his side will not get over-excited by their impressive start, particularly after their season fell away last season despite winning their opening 10 matches. Pep Guardiola's side are on fire Sergio Aguero and Gabriel Jesus look like one of the most frightening partnerships in the Premier League era. They didn't score but when you see they have (Christian) Benteke, (Ruben) Loftus-Cheek, (Jason) Puncheon or (Andros) Townsend, they have enough quality. Read More »

Ireland's 2023 World Cup Hopes Have Received A Huge Boost

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The French bid included the innovative idea that teams knocked out in the pool stage would be invited to stay through the tournament as guests and they will, also for the first time, include a closing ceremony. Ramaphosa travelled to London on Sunday for the presentation to the World Rugby Council, the Presidency said. Numerous venues on the long-list are Gaelic grounds after collaboration with the GAA. Read More »

LeBron James on protests: 'My voice is more important than my knee'

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Spurs Coach Gregg Popovich decried the recent comments from legendary former NASCAR driver Richard Petty, who said "anybody that don't stand up for the anthem ought to be out of the country". "I don't have any advice for him now". "It's not about the disrespect of our flag and the military that's made this world free". That is way more than the basketball star's previously most popular post that got a paltry 111,820 retweets ("I'm not MJ, I'm LJ"). Read More »

Jim Harbaugh is not pleased with Purdue's visiting locker room

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Such a tight, cramped environment. He called the hit on quarterback Wilton Speight "egregious" and said Purdue's visiting locker room "wasn't sanitary". People are walking by, they're watching you dress. "This is no different than the facility I saw in 1986". This needs to be addressed by the league and by the commissioner. Read More »

Yankees' Aaron Judge breaks Mark McGwire's rookie HR record

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Judge tied the record in the third inning with a two-run dinger off of Royals starter Jake Junis. In the seventh inning, Judge hit a solo homer off Trevor Cahill to reach #50. Judge will finish second to Giancarlo Stanton (57 home runs) unless he goes on the wildest tear known to man to head into the postseason. "When he was going through his struggles, he continued to walk and I always think that's a good sign, especially for a young player", Manager Joe Girardi said before Monday's game. Read More »

Carrasco, Griezmann net as Atletico Madrid see off Sevilla

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Indeed, Conte even predicted the 24-year-old was a player he could work with "for the next 10 years". "I think if the motivation of the player is to leave the club, it would have been unfair for the club to keep him", the 40-year-old who scored more than 100 goals for Milan, said. Read More »

'Sunday Night Football' Dips in Week 3, Oprah's '60 Minutes' Debut Pops

CBS reported on Monday that Week 3 ratings were up 4 percent from past year. The " matchup between the Washington and Oakland delivered a one-sided game for viewers and a weakened ratings return for NBC. "Wouldn't you love to see one of these National Football League owners, when somebody disrespects our flag, to say: 'Get that son of a b- off the field right now, out". Read More »

Cavaliers expect Isaiah Thomas (hip) to play by January

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The Cavs acquired Thomas this summer from Boston in a blockbuster trade for All-Star point guard Kyrie Irving . "His status will be updated again, along with any further timeline adjustments, after the start of the regular season". While the Eastern Conference champions have been encouraged by Thomas' recovery, they will not rush him back. He averaged 28.9 points, 5.9 assists, 2.7 rebounds, 0.9 steals, and 3.2 3-pointers on.463 percent shooting from the field last season. Read More »

Trump rescinds invitation for Golden State Warriors to visit White House

So therefore ain't no invite. The statements - from New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft and Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti - followed another controversial morning tweet from Mr Trump. "Wouldn't you love to see one of the National Football League owners, when somebody disrespects our flag, to say 'Get that son of a bitch off the field right now, out, he's fired". Read More »

LeBron James addresses host of topics at media day

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I tried to to help him be a better leader, a better scorer, a better floor general, a better defender, a better passer, getting guys involved, a better leader vocally. The known Trump critic spoke out Sunday on NBC's Meet The Press and insinuated that the president should be prepared for backlash from his statements. Read More »

Jurgen Klopp Confirms Loris Karius To Start Again In Champions League

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Karius started Liverpool's opening match of the group stage - a 2-2 draw with Sevilla earlier this month - and is in line to keep hold of the No. 1 jersey for the encounter at the Otkrytiye Arena. It's all about performing. "For now I will use these games to perform well, and hopefully also be in goal in the Premier League , of course that's my goal for the future". Read More »

Paulo Fonseca: Shakhtar may struggle to shackle City

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In the last few years Manchester City have always started well and after that were not able to achieve the results. "That is what we have to try to do, win titles". Both players are back on the training pitch but the game against the Ukrainian champions has come too soon for them to be involved. The City boss was at pains to warn his team against the danger of underestimating Tuesday's opponents from the Ukraine . Read More »

Steelers Art Rooney II releases statement on team's decision about national anthem

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Steelers offensive tackle Alejandro Villanueva is being lauded for his patriotism by some groups after the U.S. Army veteran chose not to stand with his teammates in the tunnel during the national anthem and instead take the field. He feels he had to do it. "This guy served our country, and we thank him for it", Heyward said . "We thought we were all in attention with the same agreement, obviously, " said James Harrison , a longtime linebacker for the team, in an interview with ... Read More »

World War II veteran joins #TakeAKnee movement

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In an interview with the Springfield News-Leader, Middlemas said he wanted to give a message of peace and acceptance. "We want to make people live". Gilmore's tweet has been liked more than 330,000 times and retweeted from than 125,000 times. Read More »

Darren Sproles' season over after dual injuries on same play

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Sproles reportedly suffered another serious injury as well. Sproles rushed for 61 yards this season on 15 carries. Going out on injured reserve wouldn't be any player's first choice, but two serious injuries and the continued passage of time won't make it easy for Sproles to return for a 14th National Football League season. Read More »

Federer leads Team Europe to victory in first Laver Cup

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World number two Roger Federer handed Team Europe the maiden Laver Cup title after beating Team World's Nick Kyrgios in a super tie-break thriller in Prague on Sunday. But the world No. 17 rattled Nadal from the beginning and delivered a barrage of 23 aces and several forceful winners and drop shots. Alexander Zverev has no doubt every tennis player would want Roger Federer as their coach, but is unsure if that is what the future holds for the 19-time Grand Slam victor. Read More »

Mourinho avoids FA punishment after being sent off at Southampton

The Belgium global hit the victor as Manchester United beat Southampton 1-0 on Saturday. Romelu Lukaku has again called for Manchester United supporters to stop singing a song about him as the controversy is distracting from his performances, according to agent Mino Raiola. Read More »

Broncos take big stumble in first road test of season

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Three games into the season, the position group of newcomers - including rookie Tre'Davious White - stands second to none. That kind of production complementing this defense would make Denver a serious contender. A holding call on Richie Incognito sent the Bills back 10 yards and a Shelby Harris sack on third down forced a punt. LeSean McCoy managed just nine yards on a dozen carries, while Tyrod Taylor completed 17 passes but for only 125 yards. Read More »

Jose Mourinho sent off as Man United win at Southampton

Have you read Trendiee Today? "To play in this way with this spirit, with this football, we'll win more games than we lose". But Mourinho revealed he could unleash a forward line of Rashford, Martial and Lukaku in the right circumstances. Read More »

EPL Results: Man City, Man U, Liverpool, Chelsea win matches

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He scored 7 goals in 33 league appearances last season and is only two goals behind that tally six games into the current campaign. Asked whether City's performances would strike fear into their opponents, Guardiola sharply replied: " Chelsea won 4-0 at Stoke City". Read More »

Kyle Busch advances in playoffs with dominating New Hampshire win

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Kyle Busch led for 148 of the final 151 laps, with Truex briefly taking over before fading back. "We were coming to the green-white-checkered to win the second stage that would have been another bonus point, which would be helpful and, of course, you know we had damage and had to fight from the back of the pack the rest of the day". Read More »

Red Bull to race as 'Aston Martin Red Bull' from 2018

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In a press release, Aston Martin said the Valkyrie "is set to be the first in a line of incredible products to be borne of this Innovation Partnership", suggesting more hypercars could be on their way. It's a title sponsorship, meaning more cash and a bunch more branding for Aston Martin, and more engineering partnerships for future road and hyper-cars. Read More »

Arsenal boss Wenger believes Champions League is getting boring

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Wenger had played a mildly rotated squad during the midweek. He takes too long to make a decision on a player but then usually chooses to keep faith with those already at his disposal, regardless of their shortcomings. West Brom are very strong defensively, so if Arsenal are not able to create the magic early on in the game , West Brom will cause problems late in the game . Read More »

61-Yard Kick Shatters an Eagles Record and the Giants' Hopes

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The Cowboys travel to Arizona to play the Cardinals Monday night and, while they are favored to win, Dallas was not effective last week against the Denver Broncos, losing 42-17. "It didn't end up being detrimental, which is the main thing". They can't run the ball (48.5 yards per game). "I'm a dog. So I acted like a dog ", Beckham said, via Ralph Vacchiano of SNY. Read More »

PV Sindhu nominated for Padma Bhushan award

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Recently, PV Sindhu has won the silver medal in World Badminton Championship. Sindhu would be the third badminton player to be conferred the award after her compatriot Saina Nehwal, who was conferred Padma Bhushan in 2016, and her coach Pullela Gopichand, who was given the award in 2014. Read More »

Adam Silver 'Disappointed' Donald Trump Revoked Warriors' White House Invite

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James tweeted in a clear message to the president - a post that Twitter officials said was quickly shared many more times than any other he's sent. Trump started by announcing that Curry , the immensely popular two-time MVP for the Golden State Warriors, would not be welcome at the White House for the commemorative visit traditionally made by championship teams after Curry indicated he didn't want to come. Read More »

Manchester City Obliged To Win Title With Spending Claims Ander Herrera

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Sergio Aguero rightly received all the plaudits after scoring his sixth City hat-trick, and he is now just two goals shy of the club's all-time goalscoring record. Man City are still prone to lapses in their defensive game, while United seem sturdier. Chelsea and Spurs have done so, but it has rarely been straightforward, and both Arsenal and Everton face the toughest possible games after their first Europa League group outing. Read More »

Seahawks' defense gives up too many big plays in loss to Titans

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With the Seahawks stalling on the subequent possession, Adoree' Jackson returned their punt 80 yards for a touchdown, but another penalty called it back, this time an illegal block above the waist that was highly debatable. The Titans are the three-point favorites at home in what should be a low-scoring struggle. Notably, Bennett and Britt's former teammate and current Oakland Raider Marshawn Lynch remained seated during the national anthem before the Raiders' first two preseason games. Read More »

Von Miller Flagged for Pretending to Help Tyrod Taylor

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After the Bills had taken a 20-16 lead on Taylor's touchdown pass in the third quarter, they squashed a Denver drive when cornerback E.J. Gaines intercepted a Trevor Siemian pass. "One thing about it, I always bounce back and learn from mistakes. The whole world is so sensitive that it makes me want to throw up", he said. "We didn't play the critical parts of the game well today", Broncos coach Vance Joseph said. Read More »

Chelsea agree terms with Athletico Madrid to sell Diego Costa

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The current Ukraine boss said: "I think if the motivation of the player is to leave the club it would be unfair to keep him". That ensured he would not become cup-tied and therefore remains free to play in the competition for another team in the second part of the season. Read More »

Woman, children rescued from capsized ship near Puerto Rico

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Puerto Rico is facing renewed danger in the wake of Hurricane Maria , as the Guajataca Dam fails under the strain of weather damage and heavy rainfall. More than 15 inches (nearly 40 centimetres) of rain from Maria fell on the surrounding mountains. Ms Christina Villalba, an official for the island's emergency management agency, said there was little doubt the dam was about to break. Read More »