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Eden Hazard Says Chelsea is Ready and Rested for Liverpool

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Conte repeated his complaints about the Premier League fixture schedule, which means his staff have already begun preparing for Anfield and were planning to continue to do so on the five-and-a-half-hour overnight flight back to London. Willian went on to discuss his and Chelsea's performance. It is very positive for us in a game that I knew very well it wouldn't be easy. Willian also managed a second goal. Read More »

LaVar Ball responds to Trump, wishes him a 'great Thanksgiving'

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After watching a report on ESPN about the Lynch controversy, Snoop Dogg ripped into Trump in a rant filled with expletives. "If you help, you shouldn't have to say anything", Ball told CNN's Chris Cuomo in an interview. "Tell Donald Trump to have a great Thanksgiving", he said. Knowing who he is is his whole thing. "I should have left him in jail". The president even tweeted that Ball's attitude makes him wish he left the three players - who actually thanked Trump for helping them ... Read More »

Bill Belichick, Drew Bledsoe React To Terry Glenn's Death: 'A Sad Day'

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Former NFL quarterback Drew Bledsoe, who was Glenn's teammate with the Patriots and Cowboys, said Glenn turned a corner as he got older. Glenn was picked seventh overall by the New England Patriots in the 1996 NFL Draft. "Our thoughts and prayers are with his family, his loved ones and all of the people who were touched by his life". He played one season there before the Packers traded him to the Cowboys, reuniting with Parcells. Read More »

Saints rally late, beat Redskins in OT

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The Redskins pulled off a successful fake punt at their own 15-yard line and extended their lead to 24-13. Brees was 12 of 22 for 154 yards in the half, but his interception on the Saints' first series resulted in a Redskins field goal, a 38-yarder by Nick Rose. Read More »

Aguero given all-clear to face Leicester City

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He is the first City player to be named Premier League Player of the Month since close friend Raheem Sterling scooped the prize in August of last season. The international break is really boring, and on top of that I've been going through some stuff. But Robinho says Real Madrid vetoed his move to Stamford Bridge as they wished not to sell to a "direct rival" in the Champions League . Read More »

5 players who don't deserve to be at Arsenal anymore

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Wenger confirmed Olivier Giroud will miss Saturday's north London derby at home to Tottenham Hotspur after the France striker injured himself on global duty. Nicholas has advised the Frenchman to start Arsenal's summer signing Alexandre Lacazette and England worldwide Danny Welbeck in place of Sanchez and Ozil for the derby clash. Read More »

SA lose out on Rugby World Cup, France named hosts

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France have upset the odds having been ranked second in last month's evaluation report, with South Africa having been recommended by World Rugby after boasting the highest score. World Rugby had hit back at the criticisms of their process, labelling it inaccurate. But the former France coach was all smiles after securing the 10th edition of the tournament which began in 1987 when the sport was still amateur. Read More »

Buffon retires from Italy duty after World Cup failure

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The Juventus stopper, who is widely considered one of the best goalkeepers ever, has said he will retire from global duty once the current campaign ends. Italy were lacking in imagination and flair and the failure to qualify for the first time since 1958 will nearly certainly see 69-year-old Ventura sacked by the Italian federation. Read More »

Tunisia clinch World Cup spot after draw with Libya

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Tunisia threw everything into attacking in the closing stages to try and force a win in front of their home fans. Gabon and Mali finished third and fourth in Group C and on six and four points respectively. But after weathering an early storm, including a potential penalty call, Morocco scored two goals in the space of five minutes to put themselves on their way to the finals, where their last appearance was in France in 1998. Read More »

Hope Solo accuses former Federation Internationale de Football Association president of sexual assault

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Disgraced ex-Fifa president Sepp Blatter has been accused of sexual assault by veteran U.S. women's goalkeeper Hope Solo . The American soccer goalkeeper, two-time Olympic gold medalist, and World Cup champion Solo presented the award for Federation Internationale de Football Association women's player of the year that year on stage alongside Blatter to her colleague Abby Wambach after the US won gold at the Olympics in London in 2012. Read More »

Ezekiel Elliott's Suspension Is Back On Again

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According to Pro Football Talk , an appellate court will hear his case on an expedited basis, and Elliott will remain suspended until then. Elliott will now miss games against the Falcons, Eagles, Chargers, Redskins, Giants, and Raiders. Due to Thursday's verdict, Elliott's suspension will be reinstated by the league immediately, with an official transaction notice from the NFL expected soon. Read More »

Blockbuster trade: Bucks acquire Eric Bledsoe from Phoenix

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After the team reached an agreement on deal's terms late Monday night, Bledsoe and Monroe, both 27, were spending Tuesday morning finalizing medical evaluations before the trade is formalized, according to ESPN . Monroe is averaging 6.8 points and 5.0 rebounds in five games this season. He is entering his eighth National Basketball Association season and owns career averages of 13.1 points, 3.8 rebounds and 4.6 assists. Read More »

Atlanta Falcons: Hand off Game to Panthers Lose First Division Game

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Carolina has not lost consecutive home games against the Falcons since the 2010-11 season. RECEIVER ROTATION: Rookie Curtis Samuel started for the Panthers as the No. Adams picked off a ball meant for tight end Austin Hooper and returned it 40 yards to set up a go-ahead Panthers touchdown. But after the Falcons had won three in a row vs. Read More »

Tom Savage: 'You Can't Really Replace Deshaun Watson' After Season-Ending Injury

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Savage's return under center for the Texans means a downgrade for the fantasy outlooks of DeAndre Hopkins, Will Fuller, Lamar Miller, and any other skill players on Houston's roster. Watson finished the game going 12 for 23 in pass attempts for 102 yards with one touchdown and one interception. The rest of the season, however, he has been on fire and shown that he is a future National Football League star for years to come. Read More »

El Shaarawy double as Roma maul Chelsea

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To their credit Chelsea responded well and had a great chance of their own just moments after the opening goal. Hazard - who scored a brace in the first leg along with Dzeko - was omnipresent early for Chelsea with Alisson saving twice at the near post, Alvaro Morata also missing an opportunity in front of goal for the English champions. Read More »

Buffalo Bills acquire Benjamin in trade with Panthers

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He had 32 receptions for 475 yards and two scores this season. Now in the midst of his fourth National Football League campaign, Benjamin had previously spent his entire professional tenure in Carolina as a member of the Panthers . Last week the Panthers claimed wide receiver Kaelin Clay off waivers from Buffalo . Jordan Matthews is the Bills leading receiver through seven games, but he has just 15 receptions for 193 receiving yards. Read More »

Manchester United's Bailly warns against underrating Benfica

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The centre-forward created Anthony Martial's 81st-minute victor and Mourinho also pointed to how the Belgian was hard for Toby Alderweireld and Jan Vertonghen to deal with. "But fans are fans, they pay the ticket and do what they want". As a manager I feel duty to protect my players when I feel they deserve it. Now five points adrift of leaders Manchester City , United face Chelsea away next weekend in another high-profile encounter. Read More »

MLB Suspends Gurriel For 5 Games Next Season

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After Major League Baseball elected to discipline Houston first baseman Yuli Gurriel for a racist gesture during Game 4 of the World Series, some groups asked why the league isn't more aggressive in dealing with the Cleveland Indians' Chief Wahoo logo. Read More »

Aaron Rodgers says Anthony Barr gave him the finger after devastating hit

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Rodgers appeared on the late-night show " Conan " on Thursday, where he and host Conan O'Brien discussed his injury and played newly-released videogame " Assassin's Creed: Origins ". Packers coach Mike McCarthy said the hit was an "illegal act". Barr said that he wasn't sure what Rodgers said . However, he was placed on injured reserve on October 20. Read More »

Eric Bledsoe met with Suns before season, requested trade

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Phoenix Suns guard Eric Bledsoe met with the team about wanting to be traded before the season started, according to radio host John Gambadoro on Arizona Sports 98 .7. Triano, from Tillsonburg, Ont., had been serving as an associate coach with Watson. He compiled a 33-85 record. Where will Bledsoe get traded? Bledsoe is the Suns' highest-paid player this season, making $14.5 million. Read More »

Jose's injury update after win over Benfica

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Rashford limped off on 76 minutes though Mourinho is hopeful his knee injury is only minor. Other managers, they cry, they cry, they cry when some player is injured. He also denied substitute Anthony Martial in the closing stages but all his good work was overshadowed by the howler which left Benfica's hopes of reaching the knockout stages hanging by a thread. Read More »

MRI on knee comes back clean

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It wasn't long before he was diagnosed with a strained left knee. The team is also dealing with injuries to Andre Iguodala; who sat out the season opener, as well as Omri Casspi , who tweaked his ankle during the game. We scored pretty good. The injury bug has already bitten some players, including Boston's Gordon Hayward, Brooklyn's Jeremy Lin and Memphis' JaMychal Green. Read More »

Twitter is going nuts over the Jets beating the Patriots

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He bobbled the ball briefly, but never lost possession. But McCown committed his first faux pas (s) of the game, a Butler INT, that enabled the Pats to move to Brady's 2-yard sling to Gronkowski past Adams to tie it at 14. As was the case most the day, the Jets contained Brady. Leonard Williams and Muhammad Wilkerson failed to generate an inside push, allowing Brady to overcome a slow start. Read More »

Arsene Wenger blames referee after Arsenal suffer shock defeat at Watford

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Arsenal should not have had a penalty awarded against them in their 2-1 defeat to Watford on Saturday, according to former Premier League referee Graham Poll . Troy Deeney believes Mesut Ozil is not ruthless enough in comparison to Arsenal legends of years gone by and is too "nonchalant" about wasting great opportunities. Read More »

Arsene Wenger: Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez may be sold in January

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On Sanchez, Wenger said: "I will have to speak to him". "At the moment, we are not close enough to announce anything". Another possible departure from Arsenal in January is Jack Wilshere, after reports indicated he was considering leaving the club in order to force his way into England's World Cup squad. Read More »

Confirmed: Ireland Placed In Second Tier For UEFA Nations League

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So how does it work? "How teams perform in the Nations League will be used to determine which pots they will be placed in for future European qualifiers for the Euros and the World Cup", the Sun said. The Republic of Ireland have been drawn in League B alongside Northern Ireland and Wales . Four group winners from division "A" in June 2019 will determine the victor of the first draw of the League of Nations. Read More »

Tom Brady Misses Practice Due To Shoulder Injury

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Brady says he'll be on the field Sunday to play the New York Jets in a fight for first place in the AFC East. In last Thursday's 19-14 win on the road against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers , Brady completed 30 of 40 passes for 303 yards, one touchdown and an interception. Read More »

Joel Embiid gets $148 million rookie max contract extension

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The deal is risky due to Embiid's continual health issues since being selected as the third overall pick of the 2014 National Basketball Association draft. Given Embiid's more than troubling injury history, it makes sense that the Sixers put an escape hatch in this contract, but it remains to be seen just how readily available it is. Read More »

Man United's Fellaini ruled out of Liverpool clash

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Belgium were 1-0 up at the time of the 29-year-old's substitution, with a thrilling match eventually ending 4-3 in the favour of Martinez's men, who had already booked their place at the tournament in Russian Federation. Belgium manager and utter fraud Roberto Martínez did not sound hopeful: "We are all anxious about Fellaini". An official from the Royal Belgian Football Association added: "It is something to be anxious about on first sight". Read More »

Kuldeep, Bumrah sparkle as India go 1-0 up

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Yuzvendra Chahal pegged Australia back once again when he dismissed Maxwell for the fourth time in as many innings. Thus, good rains are expected to make an appearance over Ranchi during the late afternoon hours with cloudy sky conditions . Read More »

JK attack ends, hunt on for 7 terrorists

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Talking to media after the encounter, Jammu and Kashmir state director general of police SP Vaid said all three militants who had sneaked into the BSF camp had been "neutralised". It was reported that the attack took place at around 4.00 a.m. where it leads to the exchange of firing between the terrorists and security forces. Read More »