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Low Crowd in Ghana vs Colombia FIFA U-17 WC Match

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India coach Luis Norton has urged fans to support his team in numbers when they take to field against U.S. in their Group A opener of the Under-17 World Cup. Ghana need to win their opening game to stand a chance of qualifying to the next stage but the Colombians are ready to give them a tough contest. The two-time champions reached their first U-17 World Cup for a decade in, at times, stop-start circumstances. Read More »

U.S. vows to 'come out flying' in Cup qualifier

In the last three editions of the World Cup , the USA has sailed through the qualifying round easily. The game should be a hard-fought duel as both teams are motivated to get the three points from the match but the home-field advantage may be the deciding factor in the game for the Americans. Read More »

The warnings still lurking for Mercedes in Japan

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After a lengthy delay, the Mercedes driver was quickest in the afternoon practice with a lap of 1 minute, 48.719 seconds, .799 seconds ahead of Force India rival Esteban Ocon . "That being said the Ferrari's went out and did some impressive pace, they were quite quick on the straights, so we will see". "So hopefully at least they got to see something as not many cars went out". Read More »

Iniesta signed with Barcelona contract until the end of his career

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Since then, Iniesta has played 639 games - this indicator midfielder in the history of " Barcelona " is second only to Xavi, whose 767 matches. The 5ft 7in maestro is part of the golden generation at Barcelona . FC Barcelona have announced the contract extension of one of the club's most successful players in history. The 33-year-old has scored 55 goals for the club after making his debut on October 29, 2002 and become one of its most iconic stars. Read More »

Stumbling Patriots look to get back on track vs

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The most important stat to us is points, and we're [second to] last". Bucs defensive coordinator Mike Smith said while it's imperative Tampa Bay get pressure on Brady, that alone won't contain the quarterback, who leads the National Football League with 1,299 passing yards and is tied for first with 10 TD passes. Read More »

ALDS Game 1, Yankees vs. Indians: Highlights, recap and more

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On the other hand, Trevor Bauer could not have played any better. The young pitcher struggled to get easy outs, as NY made him work for everything. Cleveland got what they paid for, and the Indians' social media team had no problem reminding the Yankees all about it. Read More »

Louisville vs. NC State Odds: Point Spread, Total & Prediction

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N.C. State (4-1, 2-0 ACC) has shaken off that season-opening loss to SC, a game that saw the Wolfpack post more than double the number of yards and plays of the Gamecocks but lost 35-28. Finley finished with 367 passing yards and Harmon hauled in six catches for 133 yards. LIGHT-DUTY LAMAR: Louisville QB Lamar Jackson has played just five quarters over the past two weeks but has made the majority. Read More »

Alexis Sanchez contract talks OVER, he doesn't want to sign new deal

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Despite never moving during the summer transfer window, Alexis Sanchez's future at Arsenal is far from sorted, and with the Chile international's contract running out at the end of the season, the rumours keep coming in. "The Arsenal staff are excellent and they've helped me a lot". On the pitch too, I feel a good connection with the fans, so overall I am very happy. Read More »

Is ex-Chelsea star to make a dramatic return to Stamford Bridge?

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The Brazil worldwide quit Stamford Bridge for a £60million move to the Chinese Super League at the start of 2017. "From the proposal I had, from the situation that was happening to me at the club, too". I would be very happy. Conte has never worked with Sandro - the player joined Juve a year after he left - but during his time with the Italy national team he will have seen a lot of him in Serie A. Read More »

Indians, Dodgers teams to beat as playoffs begin

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NY is going with Luis Severino. The teams finished 1-2 in ERA. Behind these two All-Stars, the Yankees boast an elite supporting cast, made up of shortstop Didi Gregorius, catcher Gary Sanchez, second baseman Starlin Castro, and relief pitchers Aroldis Chapman and Dellin Betcances. Read More »

Eduardo Nunez aggravates knee injury in Red Sox's ALDS opener

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He made two starts in the American #League Division Series against the Detroit Tigers . NOTES: Boston Red Sox DH Eduardo Nunez was lost with a right knee injury in the first inning, pulling up lame after hitting a ground ball to Houston Astros third baseman Alex Bregman . Read More »

Tony Ferguson Says Kevin Lee is Trying to Be Something He's Not

Some might say that's the nature of being 5-foot-3, though the man known as "Mighty Mouse" has never let his stature alter his swagger. Ferguson, who trains out of Southern California, was in Las Vegas when the shooting happened. Saturday, however, elevates Johnson into a new stratosphere. While he is now on a five-fight win streak, including over top competition, Tony Ferguson is a great deal more skilled and accomplished than anyone Lee has fought thus far. Read More »

England bank on 'hot' Kane to deliver World Cup spot

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Since Wayne Rooney announced his global retirement, the captaincy has been shared between Kane and Liverpool midfielder Jordan Henderson , who also skippers his club. Winks' recent efforts have been rewarded with a call-up into the England global squad, as a replacement for injured Fabian Delph. Southgate's side travel to Lithuania for their final qualifier on Sunday. Read More »

Scotland captain Darren Fletcher warns teammates after Slovakia win

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Fletcher admitted it was not easy against 10-man Slovakia , who had Robert Mak sent off for simulation in the 23rd minute. Scotland can no longer qualify automatically after England's win over Slovenia. "I've not thought about it", he added. "I am going to enjoy this for about an hour and a half and then I will think about it (Slovenia game) tomorrow morning". Read More »

Giants veteran talks anthem protest resolution

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Kneeling shows dishonor and reproach for the countless men and women who have fought, suffered, and died so that even people as senseless as Kaepernick can disrespect the flag and the anthem. I completely believe in the right to protest, as it is written in our Constitution. How could the men who have been hauled out of their cars, pushed down to their knees, forced to justify the reasons they are driving high-end cars be on the same page with the men who "own" them, who may or may not support ... Read More »

Newcastle star among fringe England players who could go to World Cup

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Sterling has grabbed 6 goals in 9 Premier League games for Manchester City and The Mirror have reported that Southgate plans to play the 22-year-old in the No.10 role in Thursday night's match at Wembley. Absolutely not. But the objective was to qualify for Russian Federation". England is looking to secure its place in next year's World Cup . If it was my decision I would give it to him (Kane), Sherwood said on The Debate . Read More »

Packers at Cowboys Point Spread: NFL Week 5 Odds, Prediction

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That package frustrated Rodgers all day in 2016, and it frustrated Carson Palmer a few weeks back as well after the Cowboys held the Cardinals to just seven points in the final three quarters once they started using the Deacon defense. They let the Rams' No.1 scoring offense reach their season average of 35 points. Regardless of Ty Montgomery's status, expect Aaron Jones to receive more playing time after his first touchdown of the season for the Green Bay Packers . Read More »

American League Division Series Preview

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It is the first postseason win for the New York Yankees since the 2012 season. Check out our video to see what Randy Miller and Brendan Kuty, Yankees beat writers for NJ Advance Media, have to say about that. And the options for a game 3 starter , their first one at home and possibly a must need are pretty bleak. "And now we're here, and we're ready to go". Read More »

Nats GM: Scherzer to face Cubs but not decided when

The Nationals' response is something along the lines of, "Are not". Also in the Cubs rotation are Jon Lester (13-8, 4.33), John Lackey (12-12, 4.59) and Kyle Hendricks (7-5, 3.03). "We really haven't decided exactly", Manager Dusty Baker said. You'd just see guys in there working all the time, constantly. Multiple people with the Nationals have said that sentence will be prevalent in their clubhouse during the postseason - bulletin board material, as they say. Read More »

Messi gets pissed off if not given the ball - Xavi

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Xavi was part of a golden era alongside Messi under Pep Guardiola at Camp Nou, claiming 25 trophies with the club before departing for a new challenge with Al Sadd. On Dybala's comments, Sampaoli added: "I don't see as something bad what Dybala said". He said what he felt about playing side by side with the best player in the world. Read More »

Tony Ferguson, Kevin Lee Continue War of Words on UFC Tonight

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The shooting is the worst in USA history, with 59 people dead and over 500 injured. "And I could've gone in and done that". We went to the store to go get food for the cooler. I know where you come from. "He's in the fights, he's getting hurt, but he comes back and he's hurting other guys". I'm one of the most ruthless vatos out there. Read More »

IPL-hungry Aussies wary to sledge: Virender Sehwag

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Hardik Pandya was named man of the series in the ODI series contest against Australia for his exploits with both bat and ball. Kapil Dev was an absolute champion. Dhawan was also declared the Man of the Series in the One-Day Internationals against Sri Lanka. "This can also be a reason for them not to get involved in sledging with their Indian counterparts", said Sehwag. Read More »

Diego Costa puts in the hard yards in Atletico Madrid training video

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Chelsea nicked a late, late victory against Atletico in their Champions League group, becoming the first side to win at the Spanish side's new stadium, Wanda Metropolitano . Of the players of his level he is the one for us. "He brings everything: goals, hard work, effort and leadership". Regarded as one of the greatest managers of all time, the legendary Scot spent 27 years in the hot seat at Manchester United - leading the club to much success at home as well as overseas before ... Read More »

Gray To Start Game 1 Against Indians, Sabathia For Game 2

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Bauer's ability to recover more quickly was another factor for Francona, who will start 18-game victor Carlos Carrasco in Game 3. Kluber went 18-4 this season and will likely win his second Cy Young. He went 4-7 with a 3.72 ERA in 11 outings for NY. Since he began throwing a slider, Bauer is 10-1 with 2.60 ERA in 14 games. Josh Tomlin is penciled in for Game 4, but he will be available in the first three games. Read More »