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Christian Eriksen's Conduct Means No Excuse For Anyone Else - Denmark Star

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Could Eriksen one day move to Barcelona? Eriksen laughed when, amid the euphoria of Denmark's 5-1 play-off victory in Dublin, he was reminded of the North London derby. 'Christian has done amazingly this year and if he keeps going the same way, then you can start comparing him to these big players. We had to chase the game and Denmark took advantage. Read More »

India vs Sri Lanka 2017, 1st Test

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The pitch and the overhead conditions at Eden Gardens are likely to favour playing three seamers, and Sri Lanka could approach this in two ways. We haven't decided yet. You need wickets to win against a good team like India and we need to take 20 wickets. "The first Test is important when it comes to momentum and we are well prepared". Read More »

Cowboys RB withdraws appeal of 6-game ban

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After a 14- month investigation led to a six-game suspension and then months on months of legal moves, it's over. Elliott, who served the first game of his suspension in the Cowboys' 27-7 loss at the Atlanta Falcons , will miss the next five games, including Sunday night's matchup against the Eagles in Arlington, Texas. Read More »

So Arsenal is selling Alexis in January? Should he?

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Arsenal will plan on targeting Raheem Sterling in January, while Manchester City will maintain their interest in Alexis Sanchez . Decision time is quickly approaching on the respective futures of attacking duo Ozil and Sanchez, who have still yet to agree extensions to their own expiring contracts. Read More »

Luis Severino finishes third in 2017 AL Cy Young voting

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Fellow Indians starter Carlos Carrasco was fourth. Scherzer is the first pitcher in either league to win back-to-back Cy Youngs since Kershaw in 2013-14. Sale pitched more innings and games and struck out more batters while Kluber bested Sale in ERA, WHIP and most other rate stats. Kluber has been nominated three times in the past four years. Read More »

Liverpool defender Gomez grateful for England boss Southgate

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Southgate also had plenty of praise for the resilient defender, saying, "Joe's performance tonight against top players - really, I thought a lot of the defending was outstanding but for him in particular, to come into a game like that with the little experience he has, it was a top, top performance". Read More »

Case Keenum to remain Vikings' starting QB, Mike Zimmer says

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Bridgewater has not played since the 2016 preseason, when he dislocated his knee and required surgery, but was active for the first time in 672 days Sunday. The Vikings have won five straight games with some strong performances by Keenum, though, so a change now would be odd. Coming into this game will be an even greater test for him however as the Rams are one of the strongest offensive teams in the league right now thanks to Goff and Gurley who dominated their last game as well against ... Read More »

Scotland make move for Northern Ireland's Michael O'Neill

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Scotland have been without a manager since Strachan left his position after failing to reach the World Cup play-offs, with performance director Malky Mackay standing in for the friendly defeat to Netherlands last week. MICHAEL O'NEILL APPEARS to have his pick of a number of jobs if he decides to call time on his successful spell with Northern Ireland. The former Hibs and Dundee United midfielder, who lives in Edinburgh, has built up an impressive reputation by guiding Northern Ireland to the ... Read More »

U of A Names Jeff Long Interim Replacement

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He was appointed to the first selection committee of the College Football Playoff in 2014 and appointed its first chairman. He was let go on the grounds of convenience, not cause, so the remainder of his contract that runs through 2022 will be honored. Read More »

Italy identify top target as they prepare to axe Ventura

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The refusal of Italian football federation president Carlo Tavecchio to resign is causing outrage. We'll meet in the next days, we'll discuss about it. According to Giuseppe Bergomi, who made 81 appearances for Italy between 1982 and 1998, Manchester United manager Mourinho should be under consideration. Read More »

Didier Drogba defends Blues amid Antonio Conte exit speculation

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The Ivorian won four Premier League titles among 14 trophies in a Chelsea career spanning more than 380 appearances, and the 39-year-old is now playing for Phoenix Rising in the second tier of United States professional football . Last year, with one game a week, everything went well. "At some point, you have to stop". Drogba has been in good form in the USL this term, scoring 10 times in his 14 appearances since the turn of the year, and will hope to finish on a high. Read More »

Broncos should go after Bills QB Tyrod Taylor in 2018

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Tyrod Taylor is no longer the starting quarterback for the Buffalo Bills . With his team still firmly in the playoff hunt as current holders of the sixth and final playoff spot in the AFC, he has made a decision to hand the keys to his offense over to rookie QB Nathan Peterman . Read More »

Serena Williams is about to be a married woman

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At the moment, no one knows for sure as for where the wedding will be located, but the ceremony will undoubtedly feature A-list celebrities including people like Kris Jenner , Beyonce , Jay-Z. Tennis superstar Serena Williams is expected to get married in New Orleans this week. 'Alexis will have a babysitter on hand just for her the entire night, ' the source says. Read More »

Manchester United could lose Marouane Fellaini on a free in the summer

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Of course, should Man United fail to lock Fellaini down to a new deal, he'll be free to leave Man United for nothing at the end of the campaign. Fellaini's performances led United to trigger the one-year contract extension in his contract at the start of the year - but extending his deal beyond next summer is proving much tougher. Read More »

Papa John's apologizes for "divisive" comments that National Football League protests hurt sales

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On the company's earnings call earlier this month, Schnatter basically called out NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell for his handling of player protests. A third tweet from the company said that going forward, it will work with the National Football League and its players to "find a positive way forward", and is open to ideas from all, "except neo-nazis" - throwing in a middle finger emoji. Read More »

Petr Cech reveals what big change at Tottenham helped them overtake Arsenal

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The 35-year-old also said for Arsenal winning trophies at the end of the season has always been a priority. However, the Lilywhites were actually in the title race that year, while Arsenal-despite the likes of Chelsea , Manchester United and Manchester City all having poor seasons-failed to trouble the Foxes' fairytale run, and it has been over a decade since they last maintained a challenge throughout the season. Read More »

Manchester City are good but not unstoppable, insists Wenger

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The North Londoners had a massive £90 million deadline day bid rejected last summer, but were hopeful they might win him round next summer. Whatever is achieved between now and 2019, though, it is expected that Wenger will leave the club and pursue pastures new, as he will be nearly 70 by then. Read More »

Kyrie Irving gives game-worn jersey, sneakers to troops

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Irving suffered a facial fracture Friday in Boston's 90-87 victory over Charlotte when Australian teammate Aron Baynes elbowed him accidentally. The Celtics will now sit at 13-2, with the NBA's best record, when they take on the West-leading defending National Basketball Association champion Golden State Warriors on Thursday night in a marquee nationally televised matchup between the league's best offense (Golden State, averaging a blistering 116.1 points per 100 possessions) and its ... Read More »

United Nations Articles, Photos, and Videos

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The Ministry made the call following the United Nations' adoption of the Olympic Truce resolution in New York City yesterday. The truce is an Olympic tradition that dates back to the ancient Olympic Games. "They make it possible for all the Olympic athletes to realize their dream of a lifetime". "We hope our joint action today will lead to a chain reaction for the promotion of peace within the region and beyond", Lee added. Read More »

Republicans in Alabama, DC at odds over Moore

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Others in the state said there is little that can be done, as the December 12 election to fill the seat vacated by Sessions approaches. Before the allegations surfaced, Moore was favored to win the race, which would preserve the Republican hold on 52 seats in the 100-member upper chamber. Read More »

Duke vs. Michigan State

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According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Duke is favored in tonight's contest, as the Blue Devils are getting odds of -2 points against Michigan State . Graham scored 10 points with 12 assists in the Jayhawks' opener, proving his move to lead guard should be a smooth one this season. This time around it is Duke that is the young team, with eight freshmen on the roster. Read More »

NFL Owners Have Reportedly Sent Jerry Jones A Cease-And-Desist Warning

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Coming into the season, Roger Goodell's impending contract extension talks were likely well down the list of issues National Football League owners would have expected to become extremely hard. "We've got all the time in the world to evaluate what we're doing, and all the time in the world to extend him". "I like to hope that Tyron (Smith) is back" said Jones. Read More »

Ronaldo reject new Real Madrid contract, wants exist

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Real Madrid were determined to extend his stay beyond 2021, despite the player not being interested in a new deal. They claim Ronaldo was not pleased by a contract renewal offer he received from the club, believing that he is not valued highly enough by the European champions. Read More »