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Neymar fit to face Bayern, penalty row resurfaces

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Spanish newspaper El Pais , via the Daily Mail , claim this first exchange occurred when Neymar first walked into the dressing room after his move from Barcelona . What do you think Africa? That question will not have gone down well with Neymar , who was reportedly unhappy with living in Messi's shadow at Camp Nou before he made the switch to France. Read More »

Phone charger fire causes panic at London's Tower Hill station

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A phone charger exploded at London's Tower Hall Tube station on Tuesday, causing panic and fear to spread among the masses. Officers have not yet determined whether the incident is terror-related, with some witnesses suggesting it may have been due to a faulty battery pack. Read More »

Arsenal legend says Sergio Aguero is Premier League's only "world class" striker

The 29-year-old certainly has the stats on his side to suggest he is worthy of the "world class" bracket, hitting at least 20 goals in all competitions in four out of his six full seasons at the Etihad. Should Aguero score in Wednesday's Champions League group stage fixture against Shakhtar Donetsk, the Argentine will qual Eric Brook's Manchester City scoring record of 177 - which was achieved over 11 seasons at City. Read More »

LeBron James on Kyrie Irving exit, Dwyane Wade reunion

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It is an unfair criticism that doesn't take into account the times James has done exactly that. This wasn't media day, this was his day. "He doesn't understand how many kids, no matter the race, look up to the president of the United States for guidance for leadership, for words of encouragement", said James. Read More »

Aishwarya looking forward to join the team of 'Fanney Khan'

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Vogue Women of the Year Awards was indeed a starry affair! Meanwhile, Twitterati can't stop gushing about Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's sensational avatar at the do. Karan Johar, Anil Kapoor , Manish Malhotra and Sonam Kapoor all took to their Instagram accounts to post special moments from the majestic evening. Read More »

Veterans weigh in on national anthem controversy

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Some Veterans across the country are in support of athletes kneeling during the National Anthem. The National Anthem means many different things to many different people. Stand on the middle of the field with an American flag and a Texas flag. They say the anthem, which represents the freedoms we have, should not be the place to stage a protest. Read More »

White House defends Trump over National Football League row

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Analysts are now predicting further on-the-field protests at games . Yayo went to Instagram Saturday (September 24) with a amusing af meme of Steph and his mini-me Riley clowning Trump. For you to come out and, for one, disrespect a whole sport that the whole world basically loves and call people SOBs - that's out of pocket to me. James fired back by stating such visits were an honor until Trump became president. Read More »

Conte thanks Costa after Chelsea exit agreed

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Because of that, and the apparent legal issue that had grown out of the player's situation, the Chelsea manager was asked whether he would shake hands with Costa in future. Chelsea defeated Stoke in both fixtures last season, 4-2 at Stamford Bridge and 2-1 at bet365 Stadium . Chelsea play three games in eight days, with the Atletico game between Premier League fixtures with Stoke and Manchester City . Read More »

Game 156 Recap: Cubs 10, Cardinals 2

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With the Cubs owning a comfortable lead, Russell engaged in a random act of kindness, returning fresh nachos to the fan, who also asked for a selfie while he had the star's attention. The team announced that Molina was in the concussion protocol. Maddon said he thought Baez might be able to play today. Bottom Play (WPA): Willson Contreras flew out to left with one out in the first (-.044). Read More »

Wenger not jumping to conclusions despite West Brom win

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The West Brom striker didn't get any clear advantage but referee Bobby Madley didn't halt the game to retrospectively award a penalty for Mustafi's foul. "I'm not here to talk about the referee ", said Pulis . We have accept it and we want to go to Borisov with a team of senior players and a young bench. Read More »

No regrets over Trump 'bum' jibe, says LeBron James

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Don't divide us. Bring us together'. Wading into thorny issues of race and politics, Trump's comments in a Friday night speech and a series of Saturday tweets drew sharp responses from some of the nation's top athletes, with LeBron James calling the president a " bum ". Read More »

Jerry Jones Has Strong Opinions About Kneeling for the Anthem

According to CNN, none of the players on the field knelt during the national anthem. When the Dallas Cowboys travel to Glendale, Ariz ., for a Monday night showdown with the Arizona Cardinals , former Notre Dame linebacker Jaylon Smith will try not to think about the last time he played in University of Phoenix Stadium. Read More »

Man United Injury Report vs CSKA Moscow: Marouane Fellaini, Paul Pogba

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Jose Mourinho has already lost midfielder Paul Pogba to a hamstring injury, and now his replacement, Fellaini, has also checked his name into the club's injury list. Undefeated in all competitions, United sit atop Group A after one matchday thanks to a 3-0 win over Basel. What's United's record like against Russian opposition? . Read More »

Cleveland Cavaliers get great news concerning Isaiah Thomas

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The Cavs just came off a brutal beating in the NBA Finals at the hands of the Golden State Warriors, and it only got worse from there or so we thought. In his 76 games played for the Celtics last season, the former Washington Husky stand-out averaged a career-high 28.9 points on 46 percent shooting from the field (career-high), 5.9 assists, 2.7 rebounds, and just under one steal (.9) in 33.8 minutes per contest. Read More »

Diego Costa: Striker says he will always have 'special affection' for Chelsea

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It became one of the ugliest transfer sagas in Premier League history and Conte was reluctant to offer any sort of praise for Costa despite him helping to win the title last season and the Blues to two in his three seasons. Only midfielder Danny Drinkwater (calf) and defender David Luiz , who is suspended domestically and has a broken wrist, are absent. Midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko was involved in a minor auto accident on his way home from training on Thursday. Read More »

BTS sets record on Billboard 200 chart with new album

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BTS' previous record was achieved with " Wings: You Never Walk Alone", which sold around 370,000 copies during its first week. Girl group Wonder Girls and former 2NE1 member CL have charted one and two Hot 100 entries, respectively, but with songs predominantly in English, according to Billboard . Read More »

Courtois fine for Atletico game despite injury scare

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Sometimes the ball doesn't [go in], like against Arsenal, and today, we had two chances and made two goals", he told the club website of Chelsea's first-half display. "Don't forget, we won together last season". "When I trained with the reserves I ate them all". The week 6 of the English premier League has continued with a lot of excitements and also setting unwanted records for various teams in the topflight. Read More »

Laver Cup 2017: Roger Federer discusses rivalry with Nick Kyrgios

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The world's highest ranking duo handed Team Europe, skippered by Bjorn Borg, a 9-3 lead over Team World, captained by John McEnroe, after two days of action in Prague . In the evening session, Kyrgios defeated Berdych, taking late control to win 4-6 7-6 (4) 1-0 (10-6). Kyrgios, represented Team World, held a match point before suffering a heartbreaking loss to Federer in a third set tie-breaker. Read More »

Criminal complaints filed against Gator football players in credit card case

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They are all accused of using stolen cards to fund purchases at the bookstore like computers and other electronics. The players facing felony charges are running back Jordan Scarlett , wide receivers Antonio Callaway and Rick Wells , defensive linemen Jordan Smith , Keivonnis Davis and Richerd Desir-Jones , and linebackers James Houston IV and Ventrell Miller . Read More »

Orlando Scandrick's Fiancee Says Some Players "Aren't Allowed" To Kneel

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Steelers offensive tackle Alejandro Villanueva , who served in Afghanistan, stood outside the stadium tunnel from the locker room, stood during the National Anthem with the traditional right hand over the heart. Jones's joining his team to kneel is particularly noteworthy, as he has been in the recent past a strong critic of the national anthem protest begun by quarterback Colin Kaepernick. Read More »

Politics In Sports, And Patriots Edge Out The Texans — Sports Monday

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The Pittsburgh Steelers remained in their locker room during the national anthem prior to their game at Soldier Field against the Chicago Bears. "He's fired, '" said Trump at the rally. Aaron Rodgers did the same with his teammates in Green Bay. Patriots players kneel during the national anthem before Sunday's game. "We stand with our brothers", Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs said. Read More »

North Korea's Foreign Minister Says Trump has 'Declared War' on His Country

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The Trump administration on Monday called it "absurd" to suggest that the USA had declared war against North Korea. North Korea's top diplomat, foreign minister Ri Yong Ho, responded to that at the United Nations, telling reporters it was a declaration of war against his country by the United States, and that the North had the right to shoot down USA warplanes in global airspace. Read More »

Jim Harbaugh Rips Conditions at Purdue

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Some of the players went out to the air-conditioned charter bus to get relief from the oppressive heat. He said Purdue's visitors' locker room had a "ripped" table for injured players that looked "like it was from the 20s", and quarterback Wilton Speight , after he was knocked out of the game with an undisclosed injury, had to be driven away from the stadium just to have an X-ray performed. Read More »