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Nike's most engaged audience persona is "Made it and Know it", said 4C Chief Marketing Officer Aaron Goldman, one of 70 categories of consumers that 4C has identified by analyzing social media engagement on a range of platforms. "They came out with a campaign that they feel is who they are". "People have the right to protest and they have the right to hate our country - but they don't have the right to do it when they are on their job".
  • McAuley right at home with red, white and blue of Rangers

    McAuley right at home with red, white and blue of Rangers

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    Suffice to say we were poor on the day given the performances we've put in so far and Celtic stepped up a gear which to me shows they felt the pressure and that's not a bad thing. "Im delighted to be here and fell very honoured and privileged to be here". "There was such a down in our football club of how big the gap was, it was like some of our players, that are maybe not here any more, were looking at them like they were nowhere near catchable".
  • Watford fight back against Tottenham to maintain flawless start

    Watford fight back against Tottenham to maintain flawless start

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    Chelsea's Eden Hazard believes that the Blues will be rivalling the likes of Manchester City and Liverpool for the Premier League title. I think in a couple of weeks we are playing Liverpool [at Stamford Bridge], a massive game. "We need to show more respect to this competition". "With Watford , I always worry they will have that dip and look like a team cascading towards relegation - but I like the manager".
  • Walker fires Man City to victory over Newcastle

    Walker fires Man City to victory over Newcastle

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    He was surprisingly cut from Germany's World Cup squad and found himself restricted to substitute cameos in City's opening three Premier League games - with his brief outing in the 1-1 draw at Wolves last weekend particularly error-strewn.
  • Lakers waive F Luol Deng midway through $72 million deal

    Lakers waive F Luol Deng midway through $72 million deal

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    Deng appeared in 56 games during the first year of that deal, but last year, the veteran forward played in one game as the team chose to embrace its young talent instead. The buyout gave the Lakers an additional $1.3M in savings compared to a $6.3M cap hit had Los Angeles waited until next summer and waived/stretched Deng.
  • Asian Games: PH exceeds 2014 Incheon total medal tally

    Asian Games: PH exceeds 2014 Incheon total medal tally

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    Son's South Korea side beat Vietnam 3-1 on Wednesday to secure their place in the final of the competition. 'I don't think I need to say anything, ' said Son, refusing to be drawn on the subject. China's Wang Kaihua and Jin Xiangqian grabbed gold and bronze medals in the men's race while Japan's Toshikazu Yamanishi finished second. The Korean U-23 national soccer team led by Kim Hak-beom and the Vietnamese U-23 national soccer team led by Park Hang-seo will play the semi-finals of the ...
  • Bears to acquire Raiders pass rusher Khalil Mack

    Bears to acquire Raiders pass rusher Khalil Mack

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    But how did the Bears get so lucky? There has been no single defensive player more disruptive against the Broncos over the last four years than Mack. Those picks could very well end up being in the bottom 10 of the draft. After all, Green Bay owns two first-round selections in the 2019 NFL Draft after receiving New Orleans' pick in a trade.
  • Federer in daytime action on U.S. Open day four

    Federer in daytime action on U.S. Open day four

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    And one for the younger set: 20-year-old Frances Tiafoe of the USA takes on 19-year-old Alex de Minaur of Australia. The Swiss tennis stalwart, who had an absolute domination in the competition from the years 2004 to 2009, had 41 consecutive wins before that streak was snapped by Argentine Juan Martin Del Potro in the final in 2009.
  • Ibrahim Tanko picks UEFA Champions League Group of Death

    Ibrahim Tanko picks UEFA Champions League Group of Death

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    Red Star won the old European Cup in 1991, one year before the format changed. Inter Milan, back in the competition after a six-season absence, were pitted against Barcelona and Tottenham Hotspur. While Mohamed Salah, who had a breathtaking run in the Champions League had to remain empty-handed. The three smug gentleman, led by club president Mustafa Cengiz, sat smiling and nodding, even exchanging a celebratory handshake, as they congratulated themselves on ending up in the "weaker" ...
  • Jose Mourinho: What's wrong at Manchester United?

    Jose Mourinho: What's wrong at Manchester United?

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    Next up for United in the Premier League, as they look to arrest their slump, is an away trip to Burnley . "I said many times I don't judge". Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has insisted that there is "no doubt" about the quality of Manchester United counterpart Jose Mourinho .
  • Carabao Cup Third Round Draw

    Carabao Cup Third Round Draw

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    Tottenham were tenants of Wembley last season and had hoped to return to White Hart Lane, and their new stadium, this season. The draw for the third round of the 2018/19 edition of the Carabao Cup took place on Thursday night and the highlight fixture is a mouthwatering clash between Premier League heavyweights Liverpool and Chelsea .
  • Yankees Acquire Andrew McCutchen From Giants

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    Andrew McCutchen is officially headed to the Bronx. The Fort Meade, Fla., native played his first nine Major League seasons with the Pittsburgh Pirates (2009-17), making five NL All-Star Teams (2011-15) and winning the 2013 National League Most Valuable Player Award and 2015 Roberto Clemente Award.
  • 'Ridiculous': Ronaldo's agent fumes over Player of the Year snub

    'Ridiculous': Ronaldo's agent fumes over Player of the Year snub

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    United were grouped alongside Juventus , Valencia and Young Boys for a somewhat tricky Champions League group stage. Last season's Champions League runners-up Liverpool , big-spending French champions Paris St Germain and Carlo Ancelotti's Napoli were also drawn together in the pick of the groups.
  • Celtic issue statement on decision to sell Moussa Dembele

    Celtic issue statement on decision to sell Moussa Dembele

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    A real man keeps his word", and "A lie has many variations, the truth has none". Don't get it wrong Bhoys and Ghirls nothing to do with people who really care about the club CelticFC too much love and respect you and respect for you and the crest #CarefulWhoYoucallTheLeaderOfYours.
  • John Biden Cries As He Delivers Beautiful Eulogy At John McCain’s Funeral

    John Biden Cries As He Delivers Beautiful Eulogy At John McCain’s Funeral

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    But Woods's eulogy drew laughs from McCain's family, friends and Arizonans, too. McCain was born in the Panama Canal Zone while his father, who went on to become an admiral, served in the military. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of NY proposed the idea of renaming the Russell Senate Office Building for McCain in a statement released shortly after the senator's death.
  • Brendan Rodgers slams Celtic defending in AEK Athens loss

    Brendan Rodgers slams Celtic defending in AEK Athens loss

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    As a result Celtic are down in 6th in the league - albeit there have only be two games - while Parkhead will fail to play host to Champions League group stage football for the first time in the Rodgers era. "You only need to look at Liverpool , who got to the Champions League final and invested the money they had to be stronger. It's no good for us now, but we'll pick ourselves up and it's important we have European football this year".
  • Serena to battle Venus in 20-year first at US Open

    Serena to battle Venus in 20-year first at US Open

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    Serena is No. 26, playing in only the seventh tournament since she was off the tour for more than a year while having a baby. Following each of their second-round wins at the Open, both sisters were asked about what it would be like to play each other once again.
  • Aaron Rodgers signs 4-year extension

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    Rodgers previously signed a five-year, $110 million extension in 2013 that included a $35 million signing bonus and a total of $54 million guaranteed. Rodgers, a two-time NFL Most Valuable Player, said earlier this year he wanted to finish his career with the Packers. Rodgers was scheduled to make a little over $20.5 million this season and $21.1 million in 2019.
  • Alize Cornet Took Shirt Off On Court, Shouldn't Have Been Penalized

    Alize Cornet Took Shirt Off On Court, Shouldn't Have Been Penalized

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    When 28-year-old Cornet returned from a 10-minute heat break in NY she realised her shirt was back-to-front and walked to the back of the court to pull off and adjust her top, briefly exposing her sports bra. Cornet yesterday. Just before the set began, Cornet removed her shirt in order to put it on correctly. "We have clarified the policy to ensure this will not happen moving forward".
  • Chelsea Display Against Newcastle Nowhere Near 'Sarri-Ball' - Di Canio

    Chelsea Display Against Newcastle Nowhere Near 'Sarri-Ball' - Di Canio

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    Chelsea started against Newcastle with what could be their first choice line-up, with Sarri calling on Eden Hazard from the off for the first time, while Mateo Kovacic came in ahead of Ross Barkley. The Belgian forward scored from the penalty spot to break the deadlock before a late own goal secured three points for Chelsea FC. "For [the attacking players], it's good because we mostly have the ball".
  • Bookmaker pays out on Jose Mourinho being sacked as Manchester United manager

    Bookmaker pays out on Jose Mourinho being sacked as Manchester United manager

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    He could be gone by the time we've finished this segment. With just three games played, United already find themselves six points behind Liverpool and local rivals Manchester City . Mourinho is undoubtedly one of the world's best managers and there are very few names with a better track record of winning trophies. What are the reasons for Manchester United's crisis under Mourinho? Zinedine Zidane is one name that's been linked with replacing Mourinho but after he left Real ...
  • Premier League rumors: Manchester United firing Jose Mourinho?

    Premier League rumors: Manchester United firing Jose Mourinho?

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    United has fielded five different players at center back - one being a midfielder, Ander Herrera , bizarrely playing out of position against Tottenham in a back three - in its last two games and conceded three goals in each of them. José Mourinho retains the backing of the Manchester United board despite overseeing their worst start to a season in 26 years. For a serial victor like Mourinho , results have always mattered more than the style of play.
  • Logan Paul, KSI face off in YouTube boxing match

    Logan Paul, KSI face off in YouTube boxing match

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    They did. If anyone was in any doubt about YouTube's place in society after 1.8 million watched February's bout for free, perhaps they'll pay attention now viewers have spent more than $8 million - plus ticket and merchandise sales - on small-screen superstars.
  • Alonso slams Hulkenberg, praises Halo after Spa crash

    Alonso slams Hulkenberg, praises Halo after Spa crash

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    The first corner otherwise provided the main drama, with Fernando Alonso's McLaren flying over Charles Leclerc's Sauber at the La Source hairpin after being rammed by Renault's Nico Hulkenberg . Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff said at their vehicle launch in February that he wanted to take a chainsaw to the device. "But having saved Charles from harm and injury it makes it all worth it".
  • Reliable West Ham source provides Marko Arnautovic injury update

    Reliable West Ham source provides Marko Arnautovic injury update

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    Nacho Monreal , an own goal from Hammers debutant Issa Diop and an injury-time Danny Welbeck strike was enough to secure the points. Emery said afterwards that his side were still in the midst of a transition period following the departure of long-term boss Arsene Wenger, but would be buoyed by the first victory of his reign.
  • Lewis: One of the toughest laps I can remember

    Lewis: One of the toughest laps I can remember

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    Ericsson and Brendon Hartley had arguably the best battle of the race as they tussled over 10th place for several laps before the Toro Rosso pitted. After overtaking Lewis Hamilton at the start of the race and then holding him off after a Safety Car restart, Vettel says an upgraded power unit introduced this weekend had a major role in his win.