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Speaking at a press conference as quoted by Marca , Solari spoke on the issue of potentially bringing in reinforcements for his squad in January. Following the full-time whistle, the forward reflected: "It was a great performance and we're extremely satisfied".
  • First Look at Washington-Ohio State in Rose Bowl

    First Look at Washington-Ohio State in Rose Bowl

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    E.T. this morning. But Meyer spun them around and gave them eight wins during his first season and another nine wins the following season. Meyer , 54, who has spent the last seven seasons with the Ohio State program, including winning a national championship in 2014, was calling to tell him that he was stepping down.
  • Luka Modric wins Ballon d’Or, ending Messi-Ronaldo dominance

    Luka Modric wins Ballon d’Or, ending Messi-Ronaldo dominance

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    I keep thinking, I'm trying to get used to being part of this group of exceptional players who have won the Ballon d'Or in history. But the best wasn't there, the player who's been king of this sport for years. Hegerberg is a three-time Women's Champions League victor with French side Lyon and scored a tournament-record 15 times last season. Defenders are often overlooked when it comes to individual accolades, with Italy World Cup winning captain Fabio Cannavaro the last to win the ...
  • Arsenal and Tottenham charged over player conduct in north London derby

    Arsenal and Tottenham charged over player conduct in north London derby

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    Arsenal's form in the second half of games this season has been stunning as the north London outfit have scored 24 times in the second half, more than league leaders Manchester City. Pochettino said: "They made two changes and put another striker on in Lacazette and Ramsey. At the moment the most important thing is he's smiling, he has the commitment, the behaviour and the performances like yesterday - that's the best for him and for us".
  • Bush told son, George W. , 'I love you, too' before he died

    Bush told son, George W. , 'I love you, too' before he died

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    Gov. Roy Cooper today ordered flags to be lowered to half-staff in honor of the passing of President George H.W. Bush. Bush, who served as 41st president, died at 10 p.m. He credited Bush's ability to negotiate with former Soviet Premier Mikhail Gorbachev as playing a key role. The Bushes made history as the first father-son presidential duo since John Adams and son John Quincy Adams were elected in the nation's earliest decades.
  • Ballon d’Or winners ‘leak’ shows Luka Modric first, Ronaldo second

    Ballon d’Or winners ‘leak’ shows Luka Modric first, Ronaldo second

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    Where will the Ballon d'Or ceremony be held? For the first time in over a decade, somebody other than Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi is the world's best footballer. Consistent as ever, he was integral to Real Madrid winning their third Champions League in a row under Zinedine Zidane. The talented tyro's exploits saw him net 32 goals and register 13 assists across all competitions for club and country, as he also became the second teenager, after Brazil legend Pele, to score in ...
  • Emery insists Arsenal respect Europa League decision

    Emery insists Arsenal respect Europa League decision

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    Vorskla vice-president Oleh Lysak had expressed doubts on Wednesday about whether the Olympic Stadium would be able to host the game on such short notice. But Emery has kept both Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Alexandre Lacazette at home - leaving 19-year-old Eddie Nketiah as his main strike option. Mkhitaryan is also back in Ukraine , where he spent three seasons with Shakhtar Donetsk before joining Borussia Dortmund in 2013.
  • Eriksen keeps Tottenham’s CL bid alive, sealing win vs Inter

    Eriksen keeps Tottenham’s CL bid alive, sealing win vs Inter

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    But of course in the Champions League , no-one is going to give you a present and not care about the result. "Sometimes the best team do on the day and I think they will need everything to fall their way on the weekend to get a result". Tottenham's World Cup victor Lloris is relishing their clash against Arsenal in Sunday's north London derby. Us and Inter can only arrive with 10 points.
  • Kawhi Leonard Fires Again At Gregg Popovich's 'Humorous' Management Remarks

    Kawhi Leonard Fires Again At Gregg Popovich's 'Humorous' Management Remarks

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    Manu (Ginobili ) and Patty (Mills ) were the leaders. Kawhi's talent will always be missed, but leadership wasn't his deal at the time. Patty and Manu filled that role for us a year ago. It was confirmed that the relationship between the Spurs and Kawhi was at the irreparable stage when the latter opted to attend none of San Antonio's five postseason games while rehabbing on his own in NY.
  • Wallabies aren't risking Pocock: Cheika

    Wallabies aren't risking Pocock: Cheika

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    Cheika - who was world coach of the year in 2015 having pulled a demoralised squad up by its bootstraps in lss than a year and guided them to the World Cup final - said painful experiences in rugby is part and parcel of the sport just as it is in life.
  • Oklahoma outlasts West Virginia to advance to Big 12 championship

    Oklahoma outlasts West Virginia to advance to Big 12 championship

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    In the first Red River Rivalry, UT's Cameron Dicker connected on a 40-yard field goal with nine seconds left to shock the Sooners at the Cotton Bowl. It was his second game of 350 yards passing and 100 yards rushing. This score tied the game up. "He's awesome", Riley said of Murray for the umpteenth time this season.
  • Joe Schmidt to step down as Ireland coach after 2019 World Cup

    Joe Schmidt to step down as Ireland coach after 2019 World Cup

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    Under Schmidt, who was named World Rugby's Coach of the Year on Sunday, Ireland have won three Six Nations titles, including a Grand Slam in 2018. "The coaches have been fantastic to work with and Andy has made a big impact since coming into the group", said Schmidt. Named Player of the Year, Coach of the Year and Team of the Year respectively, the ceremony capped an incredible year for the men in green, which saw them lose just one match all season.
  • New Details Emerge From LSU-Texas A&M Post-Game Fight

    New Details Emerge From LSU-Texas A&M Post-Game Fight

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    Texas A&M outlasted LSU in seven overtimes in College Station as the game stretched into the early hours of Sunday morning. An A&M spokesman said the team doesn't plan to comment until it reviews video of the incident. It was also the first game during the AP poll era in which both teams combined to score 70 points, according to ESPN Stats & Info. Following the LSU Tigers' 74-72 loss in seven overtimes to the Aggies Saturday at Kyle Field - LSU Tigers director of player personnel and ...
  • Eddie Jackson comes up large for Bears in win over Lions

    Eddie Jackson comes up large for Bears in win over Lions

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    A week earlier, all four of Parkey's misses hit one of the uprights at Soldier Field, a unique twist in the Bears' 34-22 victory over the Lions. And while Mitchell Trubisky wasn't flawless in the game, he at times looked capable of becoming the franchise quarterback general manager Ryan Pace envisioned when he drafted him second overall in 2017.
  • For 3rd week, 'Bama, Clemson, ND, Mich top CFP; UCF's path

    For 3rd week, 'Bama, Clemson, ND, Mich top CFP; UCF's path

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    Penn State is 12th. The Cougars, coming off a Peach Bowl victory like UCF this season, beat two highly ranked Power Five teams with star quarterback that season - Oklahoma with Baker Mayfield and Louisville with Lamar Jackson. The Big 12 championship game will be an opportunity for Oklahoma to show the committee it can beat Texas and avenge its only loss of the season - a 48-45 setback in Dallas on October 6.
  • Emery hits out at Arsenal critics

    Emery hits out at Arsenal critics

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    We need to get better". High flying Arsenal resume their Premier League campaign following the global break on Sunday afternoon when they head to the Vitality Stadium to take on AFC Bournemouth , and they will be missing four players when they do so.
  • Zags beat Arizona in semis of Maui Invitational

    Zags beat Arizona in semis of Maui Invitational

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    After a pair of silent first halves against Auburn and San Diego State, Williamson was the focal point of Duke's offense from the onset. Barrett, the consensus No. The most the Blue Devils were down 16 points in the second half but led by Barrett, Zion Williamson , Cam Reddish , and Tre Jones the Blue Devils showed why they still ooze potential and can be one of the most unsafe teams in the country.
  • Walker's 60 points not enough; 76ers top Hornets 122-119

    Walker's 60 points not enough; 76ers top Hornets 122-119

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    Asked how he has got so hot in the last couple of nights, Walker said in his on-court interview: "I'm just playing basketball". In the closing seconds of regulation, he hit two free throws to tie the game and give him 58 points on the night.
  • Raptors look to end skid in Boston

    Raptors look to end skid in Boston

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    They rebounded from a dismal five-game road trip with a resounding 111-82 victory over the rebuilding Chicago Bulls . The Celtics shot 38.5 percent overall and a stinging 15.2 percent (5-for-33) from downtown. At that point, the wheels began to fall off and the Jazz had problems finding the basket from then on. Indiana's reserves outscored Miami's bench 53-27, which helped the Pacers overcome an off night by All-Star shooting guard Victor Oladipo, who was held to a season-low eight points ...
  • Tyson Chandler says he chose Lakers over going to Warriors

    Tyson Chandler says he chose Lakers over going to Warriors

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    Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo had a game-high 31 points to go with nine rebounds and four assists, but Marc Gasol finished with 29 points and five rebounds while going 6 for 12 from 3-point range in the Grizzlies' 116-113 win over Milwaukee.
  • Chelsea 0 Everton 0: Pickford on form to halt Sarri's winning run

    Chelsea 0 Everton 0: Pickford on form to halt Sarri's winning run

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    The 32-year-old has only played six times for Chelsea this season, with new manager Maurizio Sarri preferring David Luiz and Antonio Rudiger as his centre-back partnership in the Premier League . I guess when I am on the floor I can win free-kicks so every free-kick with Chelsea is a chance to score more goals. "I am not happy with being kicked to be fair but it's part of football".
  • Caris LeVert Suffers Gruesome Leg Injury During Brooklyn Nets Game

    Caris LeVert Suffers Gruesome Leg Injury During Brooklyn Nets Game

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    Once George received news of the injury, he offered his prayers to LeVert on Twitter. LeVert was racing back to try to block a shot and his leg bent awkwardly when he landed. The 24-year-old guard is producing at a career-best level and, with all of the caveats that accompany a 13-game sample, LeVert appears poised for a full-fledged breakout this season.
  • National Football League gives in to threats of boycott over Rams-Chiefs Mexico game

    National Football League gives in to threats of boycott over Rams-Chiefs Mexico game

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    The Rams and Chiefs are both 9-1, and concerns about the health and safety of their players could have cast a negative light on the game had the decision been made to keep the game in Estadio Azteca. Now players on both sides can breathe easy that they are going to be able to play as normal without worrying about unsafe conditions just for the National Football League to host an worldwide exhibition.
  • Warriors suspend Green one game without pay

    Warriors suspend Green one game without pay

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    Durant was shown calling for the ball on the ensuing play, but Green seemingly ignored him, instead dribbling up the court and eventually coughing it up as time expired, despite having Andre Iguodala and Klay Thompson wide open on both sides of him.