• Roy Hodgson: 'Etienne Capoue tackle affected Wilfried Zaha'
Roy Hodgson: 'Etienne Capoue tackle affected Wilfried Zaha'

Regardless Vicarage Road figures to be "buzzing". Hodgson said: "At the time I thought it was a bad challenge from the sideline. It definitely affected Wilf", Hodgson told reporters at his post-match press conference. [Taylor] could have sanctioned him even harder". I think he's ready now to go to a big club, even if it is to one of the two big...

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  • Marcelo, Benzema speak on Cristiano Ronaldo's absence after Real Madrid beat Girona
Marcelo, Benzema speak on Cristiano Ronaldo's absence after Real Madrid beat Girona

Real Madrid's German midfielder Toni Kroos shoots during the Spanish league football match between Girona FC and Real Madrid CF at the Montilivi stadium in Girona on August 26, 2018. Benzema also scored from the spot, Gareth Bale slotted in a goal at the hour mark before the Frenchman secured all three points in the 80th minute.

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  • Gary Lineker reacts on Twitter to Tottenham's win over Manchester United
Gary Lineker reacts on Twitter to Tottenham's win over Manchester United

Three-nil. But it also means three premierships (EPL titles), and I've won more premierships alone than the other 19 managers together. The last two seasons Mauricio Pochettino's side have finished in the top three, but have been unable to claim that elusive trophy.

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  • OBJ could have new contract soon
OBJ could have new contract soon

Raanan reports there is "reasonable optimism from both sides" a deal could be hammered out by Week 1. A contract that paid him accordingly would give him around the $17 million per season Antonio Brown is making. He'll become a free agent after the 2018 season if he can't agree to a new deal with the Giants. Although, he was missed most of la...

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  • Spurs’ Manu Ginobili Announces Retirement From NBA After 16 Seasons
Spurs’ Manu Ginobili Announces Retirement From NBA After 16 Seasons

In the midst of the emotions of the situation, if there is anybody right now who understands the feeling and the value of a post-NBA career, it would be Laker legend Kobe Bryant. Parker signed with Charlotte this offseason, while Duncan retired in 2016. Taken in the second round of the 1999 NBA Draft, Ginobili made the jump to the NBA in 2002 fol...

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  • Jose Mourinho bolts news conference, demands respect after Tottenham routs Manchester United
Jose Mourinho bolts news conference, demands respect after Tottenham routs Manchester United

Mourinho had gone on to the front foot to defend his side's performance, telling the assembled media they had to decide what was most important, brilliant football, or results. "Anyone who watched this game can see for sure that the team is united, they can't play like that with such commitment if they aren't united". Bastian Schweinsteiger was a ...

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  • New Vikings Offensive Lineman Brett Jones Practices with Vikings
New Vikings Offensive Lineman Brett Jones Practices with Vikings

After playing at left guard in 14 games in 2016, he started 13 of the 16 games he played last season last season, playing primarily as their starting center. The Vikings, Giants head coach Pat Shurmur's former team, are in need of a center as their starter, Pat Elflein has yet to practice this summer due to ankle and shoulder injuries.

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  • Liverpool boss Klopp: English media should celebrate Alisson price-tag
Liverpool boss Klopp: English media should celebrate Alisson price-tag

Klopp claimed it was a game that would have usually meant dropped points for Liverpool . "The situation was clear from the beginning", Klopp said. "It was not for showing off". That says a lot about Alisson. But they did no test the Liverpool backline enough in the game as Hughton only made a decision to go hell for leather with less than ha...

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  • Jaguars put Lee on IR after helmet hit to knee
Jaguars put Lee on IR after helmet hit to knee

As compiled by Boilard , the same number of starting quarterbacks - Patrick Mahomes II (Chiefs), Jimmy Garoppolo (49ers), Russell Wilson (Seahawks), Matthew Stafford (Lions) and Blake Bortles (Jaguars) - not only played but played into the second half of their Week 3 preseason games , and another 11 played the entire first half.

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  • Paul Pogba urged to ‘stop trying so hard’ at Man United
Paul Pogba urged to ‘stop trying so hard’ at Man United

Martin Keown has urged Paul Pogba to stop trying so hard at Manchester United . But this United team, which he has now been in charge of for more than two years, looks nowhere near the quality of Mourinho's title-winning Chelsea teams, so why is Mourinho telling us all to show him respect for the three titles he won at Stamford Bridge? ...

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  • 'No Cristiano Ronaldo No Problem' Insists Real Madrid Coach Julen Lopetegui
'No Cristiano Ronaldo No Problem' Insists Real Madrid Coach Julen Lopetegui

Spanish daily Marca said Lapotegui "Proved he was in charge" and was not "afraid to make unpopular decisions for the best of the team". Bale then latched onto an Isco through ball to score in his sixth consecutive league appearance before setting up Benzema's close-range effort that sealed the victory for Real.

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  • Mohamed Salah takes swipe at Egyptian FA amid ongoing row
Mohamed Salah takes swipe at Egyptian FA amid ongoing row

Salah has spoken out against the EFA previously after a dispute over his images rights before the World Cup, and the Liverpool superstar has now questioned why the powers-that-be continue to ignore his messages. The striker is expected to be back with the Egyptian team next month under the new coach Javier Aguirre at a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations...

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  • Serena responds to catsuit ban at French Open
Serena responds to catsuit ban at French Open

The catsuit was not only stylish, but also helped Williams fight off her blood clots. Last Friday, The Associated Press reported the French Tennis Federation president, Bernard Giudicelli , did not approve of the curve-hugging one-piece, saying "It will no longer be accepted".

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  • Steelers acquire WR Ryan Switzer in trade with Raiders
Steelers acquire WR Ryan Switzer in trade with Raiders

On an April 28 draft-day trade, Switzer - who grew up just hours away from Pittsburgh in Charleston, West Virginia - was dealt from Dallas to Oakland. He made his biggest impact on special teams, where he returned 29 punts for 256 yards (8.8-yard average) and a touchdown and had 24 kickoff returns for 600 yards (25-yard average).

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  • Odell Beckham Jr. nears record deal with Giants
Odell Beckham Jr. nears record deal with Giants

The three-time Pro Bowl wide receiver will earn a guaranteed $65m over the course of the deal and could receive up to $95m depending on production, making him the highest-paid player at his position, the network reported . After the news broke of OBJ's massive extension worth $95 million, the G-Men made a decision to throw an absolute party in the...

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  • Australian rider wins time trial to start Vuelta
Australian rider wins time trial to start Vuelta

Thankfully, the team delayed their selection long enough for a decent ride and fifth place overall at the Arctic Tour of Norway to persuade them to take a chance on me and I'm grateful for the opportunity to be on the start line for stage one in Malaga today.

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  • Tom Brady Hangs Up on Another Radio Interview
Tom Brady Hangs Up on Another Radio Interview

Questions have emerged over the past year-plus about Guerrero's role within the team. The quarterback previously ended a session with reporters at training camp in July when he was asked about a possible connection between Guerrero and the four-game suspension of Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman , who was penalized for violating the NFL's...

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  • Former Denver Bronco Eric Decker announces National Football League retirement
Former Denver Bronco Eric Decker announces National Football League retirement

Eric Decker announced Sunday on his Instagram that he is retiring from the NFL . "Before anything happens regarding my status, I'm going to hang 'em up, go out on my terms and begin whatever else remains ahead for Eric Decker ". Despite his struggles - and looking like a player that had nearly nothing left in the tank - Patriots coach Bill...

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  • Top seed Simona Halep loses in first round of U.S. Open
Top seed Simona Halep loses in first round of U.S. Open

Up next, will face Jil Teichmann, who made a successful main draw debut winning 6-3, 6-0 against Dalila Jakupovic earlier in the day - the first completed match win of the US Open fortnight. Eventually, Halep got going a bit, taking advantage of Kanepi's mistakes to break back twice and get to 4-all in that set. The Romanian entered the U.S.

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  • Tiger Woods On President Trump:
Tiger Woods On President Trump: "We All Must Respect The Office"

And no matter who is in the office, you may like, dislike [their] personality or the politics, but we all must respect the office". Despite the improved play that pushed him to three-under for the week, Woods will not be in contention for the win on Sunday with Koepka and Lovemark at 10-under before teeing off for their third round.

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