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Antonio Conte questions fairness of his treatment by the media

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Conte remains assured that he will see out his contract at Stamford Bridge. "Costacurta is a friend and we played together in the national team in 1994". I'm maybe repeating myself from the start of the season. I don't have interest about this speculation or rumours. I'm only focused on working with my team and trying my best for the team. Read More »

Falcons owner Arthur Blank miffed Patriots' Super Bowl rings have 283 diamonds

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He didn't need the Patriots rubbing the loss in by making Super Bowl rings containing 283 diamonds to symbolize their incredible comeback. From last year's Super Bowl LI ring for the Patriots featuring 283 diamonds to the 1966 Super Bowl I ring featuring the Green Bay Packers, fans can see how the diamond-encrusted bling has changed through the years. Read More »

PV Sindhu in India Open final after dominant win over Ratchanok Intanon

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But to Sindhu's credit, the world championship bronze medallist did not lose any opportunity to play those expansive smashes despite the tiring limbs. Verma also could not tackle the powerful Iskander Zulkarnain and lost 17-21, 14-21. The pair reached the Japan Open semi-finals a year ago, and aim to use the confidence to make the next big step upwards. Read More »

Neymar wants Real so he can earn more than Messi

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The 25-year-old winger and 36-time Brazil global is yet to start a Ligue 1 match this season, limited to only six appearances in all competitions under PSG head coach Unai Emery. "We played like it was 0-0". "It's not my objective to be the team's main player, the lad who gets the most assists or scores the most goals", he said . Read More »

Zinedine Zidane admits Real Madrid draw with Levante was tough to take

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Zidane said he planned to rest his star forward in the final minutes, and did so with the win seemingly in hand. Madrid's latest setback leaves Zidane's men 18 points behind Liga leaders Barcelona and with an upcoming Champions League tie against Paris Saint-Germain growing in importance, with the competition their only realistic chance of winning another trophy this season. Read More »

Terrell Owens elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame

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What we ended up with is our edition of the Class of 2018. The class will be chosen by the Hall of Fame's board of selectors on Saturday in Minneapolis . Last year, Moss was inducted into the Vikings Ring of Honor. The Bears knew they were getting a player who could transform their defense but initially weren't sure how to deploy him. Read More »

Former Volunteer Alvin Kamara named Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Year

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Before the Super Bowl trophy gets handed to Sunday's victor, the NFL Honors show will give out awards for the best players, performances and plays from this past season. Drafted in the third round out of Tennessee, Kamara was the fifth running back taken behind Leonard Fournette , Christian McCaffrey , Dalvin Cook and Joe Mixon . Read More »

Paul Pogba dropped by Manchester United, Scott McTominay starts

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Try to play the best we can and improve the players individually the best we can and be the best possible team at the end of the season. "We have awesome tough games left to play". In other games on Wednesday, Chelsea were stunned 3-0 at home by Bournemouth and dropped to fourth place behind Liverpool on goal difference in the process. Read More »

Antonio Conte: I'm staying at Chelsea until the end of my contract

The Premier League champions now find themselves in fourth spot, following their 3-0 loss to Stamford Bridge at home. "From the start of this season there have been a lot of speculation and rumours around me". "As you know very well, I trust in my work". Conte said it "won't be easy" for new signing Olivier Giroud to make the starting XI - "we will have to check his physical condition" - but midfielder Willlian "may be able to play". Read More »

After surgery, Eagles fan frets: Did I miss the Super Bowl?

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Haley Parks' father posted a video on Facebook this week showing her coming out of anesthesia after having her wisdom teeth removed. Coach Doug Pederson said he expects Jernigan to play against the New England Patriots in the Super Bowl on Sunday, even if he doesn't practice the rest of the week. Read More »

Wenger thinks Özil contract was cheapest option for Arsenal

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The German committed to a new three-year deal which will see him become the highest-paid player in the club's history. Dortmund sporting director Michael Zorc said: €œApart from the unpleasant events of recent weeks, we remember that the story of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang at Dortmund was a huge success for more than four years. Read More »

Fellaini undergoes knee surgery but Man Utd midfielder could return in March

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The United boss said the Belgium global - who will hope to regain match fitness ahead of the World Cup - should " sign the contract and shut up ", with Arsenal, Besiktas and Paris Saint-Germain among the clubs linked with the 30-year-old. The crash killed eight of the United team and three backroom staff - 23 people in all died - who had won successive league titles and left manager Matt Busby so badly injured he was given the last rites twice. Read More »

City's Guardiola left frustrated by 'most British' Burnley

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Chelsea are the champions, Arsenal did well in the market, Liverpool are a great team and Tottenham are fantastic. "It makes me feel that they are doing so, so well that they are not letting the others come close to that, as simple as that", said Mourinho when asked how City's dominance made him feel. Read More »

Gary Neville calls Pep Guardiola's controversial decision for Burnley game a 'joke'

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Quaner reckons the United squad are to be admired, but certainly not feared? "To play better is hard but in knock-out games, finals, we must be more clinical or we will be in trouble". "It was significant that Pogba was taken off with 30 minutes left of the game", stated Dunphy. The 30-year-old, who has played a key role at times under Mourinho when fit, has been heavily linked with a move away, with clubs in Turkey and Italy said to be keen on acquiring his services. Read More »

Logan lauds Hogg and tips Scotland for strong Six Nations challenge

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Scotland team to play Wales at Cardiff: Stuart Hogg; Tommy Seymour (both Glasgow), Chris Harris (Newcastle), Huw Jones (Glasgow), Byron McGuigan (Sale); Finn Russell, Ali Price (both Glasgow); Gordon Reid (London Irish), Stuart McInally (Edinburgh), Jon Welsh (Newcastle); Ben Toolis (Edinburgh), Jonny Gray (Glasgow); John Barclay (Scarlets), Hamish Watson, Cornell du Preez (both Edinburgh). Read More »

Harden scores 28 as Rockets cease Spurs

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We just hooped tonight. It's just a matter of trying to contain his numbers. After closing the gap to 12-points heading into the final quarter, San Antonio closed it a bit further and got within six with 9:58 to play. "All night, we were locked in". "(He got) three straight buckets back up to 12 and the game is over". "We all fought for 48 minutes, we got key stops when we needed to and we made big shots". Read More »

Strikes controversy for lip kissing son

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Patriots' fans believe that others are hating and those that don't follow the team feel that it is a tad odd to show that during the "Tom vs". The controversy is about the Tom Kissing his son half naked while having a massage that too on his lips. Read More »

Former TE Finley says Gronk shouldn't play in Super Bowl

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I was able to do everything that I was asked to do out there on the field, so I'll be ready to roll in the game - I'll be full go, ready to roll ... full speed, taking on hits, blocking, running routes, whatever it may be". He did, and now he will play Sunday. According to the pool report, following practice Thursday the team gathered around him at midfield. "I will be ready to roll". Read More »

Sam Darnold: Would be wonderful to be mentored by Eli

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Asked how he would feel about being mentored by Manning as a New York Giant, Darnold said: "It would be unbelievable". The Jets have the No. 6 pick in the draft, while the Giants have the No. That said, it seems Darnold is not afraid of the pressure that comes with playing in the largest media market in the nation after a decorated career at USC. Read More »

Mourinho Hopes Bailly, Ibrahimovic Can Return For Champions League

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United's next Champions League match will be against on Sevilla on February 21 and their next FA Cup match will be on February 17. 'I don't have good news, ' said Mourinho. Ibrahimovic, 36, is still rehabbing from knee problems. "It's not an ACL [anterior cruciate ligament], it's not a complete rupture of any structure of the knee, so we are not going as far as that". Read More »

Michy Batshuayi nets double on Borussia Dortmund debut

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In recording a debut double, Batshuayi accomplished a feat last seen in August 2013 when Aubameyang marked his first match following a move from Saint-Etienne with a hat-trick in Dortmund's 4-0 win over Augsburg. The win broke Dortmund's run of three draws. Leaders Bayern Munich, 16 points clear at the top, travel to Mainz 05 on Saturday. Borussia Dortmund's Julian Weigl in action with Cologne's Simon Zoller. Read More »

Real Madrid linked with Juventus star as Cristiano Ronaldo's replacement

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There were no new arrivals at the Santiago Bernabeu, with a move for the Athletic Bilbao goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga the most notable transfer that didn't happen in La Liga . Ronaldo, who has scored four goals in two league games, has been struggling with a calf knock. A shock Copa del Rey exit at the quarter-final stage to Leganes forced Zidane to admit his future could well depend on the outcome of their Champions League last-16 clash with Paris Saint-Germain, the first leg of which ... Read More »

Floyd Mayweather to MMA? Boxer Hints at Possible Crossover

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This week, Mayweather teased a UFC debut, posting a video to social media training in the Octagon. " I'd do as I please against him inside the Octagon ", McGregor told reporter Adam Glyn in NY ahead of a charity event. You know what I'm sayin'? The UFC lightweight champion is still considering his next move, with a rematch against Mayweather one of the possibilities available for the Irishman. Read More »