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Arsenal's talisman ruled out of Manchester United fixture due to groin injury

Arsenal's talisman ruled out of Manchester United fixture due to groin injury

Despite his relatively short stature (5 ft 9 inches), the 26-year-old Frenchman has scored a few headers while his terrific pace and link-up with Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil has impressed the G...

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Real Madrid's Deal For Goalkeeper All But Done

Real Madrid's Deal For Goalkeeper All But Done

Courtois has never made a secret of his desire to return to Madrid, where he played on loan for Atletico, and De Gea has twice been on the verge of the Bernabeu only for Real to end up sticking with N...

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Mike Leach offered University of Tennessee head coach position

Mike Leach offered University of Tennessee head coach position

This season with Washington State, the Cougars gave USC their first loss of the season and Leach's team was in the top 10 once again. Leach is next in the line of many coaches who've been approach...

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Sam Allardyce signs 18-month deal with Everton

Sam Allardyce signs 18-month deal with Everton

Former England boss Allardyce ruled himself out of the running earlier this month, claiming he did not feel the Toffees were convinced he was the right man. Sam Allardyce wasn't Everton's first-c...

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National Football League commits millions of dollars to social justice causes

National Football League commits millions of dollars to social justice causes

Demonstrating players have drawn praise from civil rights group and others, while some, including President Donald Trump, have criticized them. Jenkins said he talked with Reid on Tuesday night as h...

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UW co-OC Smith hired as Oregon State's new football coach

UW co-OC Smith hired as Oregon State's new football coach

The person spoke to The Associated Press on Wednesday on condition of anonymity because an official announcement was being finalized. He was the quarterback of the 2000 team that went 11-1 - losing on...

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Jameis Winston to start Sunday against Green Bay Packers

Jameis Winston to start Sunday against Green Bay Packers

Waiting in line at the drive-through of Los Betos Mexican Food, "he reached over and he just grabbed my crotch", the driver said, alleging that Winston held his hand there for three to five seconds an...

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Jim Nabors, television's Gomer Pyle, dies at age 87

Jim Nabors, television's Gomer Pyle, dies at age 87

Four years before his passing, Nabors came out as gay and Wednesday Cadwallader - whom he had met in 1975 - in a Seattle hotel room. Nabors is best known for portraying comedic gas station attendant...

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Conor McGregor tells judge to 'relax' after court appearance

Conor McGregor tells judge to 'relax' after court appearance

Worldwide sportsman, Conor McGregor , has been given two months to pay a fine of €400 following a hearing in Blanchardstown District Court today. The judge said that a "bench warrant will be coming...

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State recruits react to Doeren's decision to stay at NCSU

State recruits react to Doeren's decision to stay at NCSU

Assistant Brady Hoke finished the season as the interim head coach, but the Volunteers are still searching for Jones' permanent replacement. With Jimbo Fisher said to be leaning toward accepting Te...

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Roby starts, Heighington recalled for World Cup final

Roby starts, Heighington recalled for World Cup final

A noted internationalist with 41 years experience as a coach, Bennett even played for Huddersfield in the 1970s. Asked why he took the job, he said: "Because I wanted to be in this World Cup, in Au...

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Southee out of first test

Southee out of first test

It will be New Zealand's first test in eight months which could put them at a disadvantage compared to the tourists' who have been busy in the test game in recent months. It's just a matter of us be...

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Disney casts Chinese actress Liu Yifei for 2019 live-action 'Mulan'

Disney casts Chinese actress Liu Yifei for 2019 live-action 'Mulan'

As well as her many acting credentials, including critically acclaimed performances in "The Night Peacock" and "The Chinese Widow ", Liu is also an established singer, with two albums under her belt....

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Mercedes have joined Ferrari in threatening to quit Formula 1

Mercedes have joined Ferrari in threatening to quit Formula 1

Bernie Ecclestone's successors are seeking to create a more balance competition from 2021 onwards, including new engine regulations and cost reductions, prompting Ferrari president Sergio Marchionne t...

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Ben Stokes to return to cricket in New Zealand

Ben Stokes to return to cricket in New Zealand

Canterbury Cricket confirmed on Thursday that it had approved Stokes' selection for the Canterbury team which will play Otago in a match at Rangiora, near Christchurch. The agreement has also been "en...

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Chicago Bulls forward Nikola Mirotic broke his silence today

Chicago Bulls forward Nikola Mirotic broke his silence today

Perhaps fitting for a puzzling ordeal that's almost unprecedented, it took a roundabout way for Mirotic to acknowledge that he has accepted the public apology Portis issued through the media on Octobe...

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BuzzFeed To Lay Off 100 Staffers Amid Missed Revenue Goals

BuzzFeed To Lay Off 100 Staffers Amid Missed Revenue Goals

The company has 1,700 employees worldwide. The move is part of a reorganisation to diversify revenue in a hard advertising market where online giants Google and Facebook are dominating. A spokeswoma...

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Purdue's Jeff Brohm now focus of Tennessee search

Purdue's Jeff Brohm now focus of Tennessee search

Gundy reportedly met with Tennessee officials in Dallas on Tuesday. Tennessee's coaching search has turned to first-year Purdue coach Jeff Brohm . Either way, the next Vols coach will be expected...

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Another 150 jobs gone in latest round of network's cuts — ESPN layoffs

Another 150 jobs gone in latest round of network's cuts — ESPN layoffs

ESPN is still known as the worldwide leader in sports, but with the rise of social media, blogging, podcasting and other networks, it has become far from the only way to receive sports content on a d...

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Nashville 1 Of 4 Finalists For MLS Expansion Teams

Nashville 1 Of 4 Finalists For MLS Expansion Teams

Major League Soccer has a final four cities, but only two will be awarded professional franchises next month. Cincinnati , Detroit , Nashville , and Sacramento have been chosen to make formal p...

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Herm Edwards In Play For HC Job

Herm Edwards In Play For HC Job

He was sacked from Kansas City after a 2-14 season. Edwards, who played at California and at San Diego State , has not coached at the college level since 1989, when he oversaw the defensive backs...

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Jared Goff's Big Game Helps Rams Cruise Past Drew Brees, Saints

Jared Goff's Big Game Helps Rams Cruise Past Drew Brees, Saints

The Eagles have won nine straight after dominating the Bears Sunday, but will have to visit the L.A. Coliseum. Things were working well for the Rams from the opening kickoff, which Pharoh Cooper ret...

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Alfa Romeo to make return to Formula One in 2018

The scope of the agreement includes strategic, commercial and technological cooperation in all applicable areas of development, including access to engineering know-how and the expertise of Alfa Romeo...

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Stoke Always Up Game For Big Clubs, Warns Liverpool Midfielder

Stoke Always Up Game For Big Clubs, Warns Liverpool Midfielder

Philippe Coutinho should start in a deeper role once again. Stoke have repeatedly struggled to bring in effective striking options, forcing Crouch - and Jon Walters until his summer exit - to prolo...

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'Weak and out of control': Trump ramps up National Football League criticism

'Weak and out of control': Trump ramps up National Football League criticism

The american public is exhausted of this lack of respect for our country, our flag and our national anthem. Players are the boss!' However, the president's words didn't seem to deter athletes, inste...

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Paul Merson backs Sam Allardyce for Everton managerial job

Paul Merson backs Sam Allardyce for Everton managerial job

Speaking on The Debate , the former Arsenal midfielder said he believes Allardyce is the best placed of the three to save the Goodison Park club from relegation. "The lad at Shakhtar, he's supposed t...

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Fears for Santi Cazorla's career as Arsenal midfielder suffers fresh injury setback

Fears for Santi Cazorla's career as Arsenal midfielder suffers fresh injury setback

Santi Cazorla has been dealt a setback in his recovery from ankle ligament damage after being forced to undergo yet another round of surgery. The 32-year old has not featured for Arsenal since Oc...

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BCCI unofficially retire Sachin Tendulkar's jersey No. 10

BCCI unofficially retire Sachin Tendulkar's jersey No. 10

The famous jersey no. 10 was worn by the great Sachin Tendulkar throughout his global career. Tendulkar, who till date is the only batsman to have scored 100 worldwide centuries donned the Jersey be...

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Michael Emenalo: Former Chelsea technical director takes up similar role at Monaco

Michael Emenalo: Former Chelsea technical director takes up similar role at Monaco

However, Emenalo has taken over the role as the French champions' sporting director in less than a month. Emenalo will now report to Monaco vice-president Vadim Vasilyev in his new role of sporting ...

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Williams F1 team still evaluating drivers to replace Felipe Massa

Williams F1 team still evaluating drivers to replace Felipe Massa

FELIPE Massa was pleased to end his Formula 1 career with a tenth-placed finish at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix . The Polish driver set a best lap of 1m41.296s on the softs to finish eighth fastest ...

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