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Mourinho seriously believes he is the best behaved boss

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Having his sort of presence in the final third is what Benitez has been searching for, although he is not promising that Newcastle will start defensively against Manchester United - like they did against Manchester City at St James' on Boxing Day. Read More »

Ronaldo Hit Hat-Trick As Real Madrid Warm Up For PSG

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Speaking about the game Unai Emery gave an update on the health of Edinson Cavani and Kurzawa as he spoke to the local press , here is what he had to say on the matter: "We will see with both players but they both have minor injuries that shouldn't linger for a long time ". Read More »

Disgraced USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar serving prison sentence in Tucson

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Dozens of women and girls testified at Nassar's MI sentencing hearings, telling judges how his sexual abuse changed their lives. Video was taken outside the high-security USA penitentiary in Tucson. Nassar, 54, started serving a 60-year federal sentence for possession of child pornography at the USA penitentiary in Tucson, Arizona. He pleaded guilty to those charges in July. Read More »

Everton tracking possible summer replacement for Allardyce

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Everton boss Sam Allardyce says that his side are getting it right at home and entertaining the fans this season after picking up a valuable three-points against strugglers Crystal Palace . "Lots of players haven't played up to their potential that we know they've got this season but we're starting to get better at home". "There have been a few recent results like getting the draw against West Brom and then beating Leicester where we have seen improved performances but I have come here ... Read More »

Riyad Mahrez rejects AWOL claims on return to Leicester training

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Leicester manager Claude Puel says he hopes Riyad Mahrez can "get his head right" and rejoin the team, confirming the Algeria worldwide will not feature against Manchester City on Saturday. The Belgian midfielder was about to be awarded the man of the match award by Sky Sports until Aguero crashed in his fourth goal of the day in stoppage time. Read More »

Winter Olympics: ban on 47 Russians upheld

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov instructed cabinet members to organize alternative games with the same monetary rewards as the ongoing Winter Games , the Vedomosti business daily reported last week. The ruling comes a day after the first Olympic competitions began and ends more than a week of uncertainty for two groups of athletes who lodged last-ditch cases to the CAS. Read More »

Batshuayi stars again as Reus returns for Dortmund

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As promised, the Belgian striker celebrated with a somersault. HSV were superb in the first half to belie their disappointing league standing as Dortmund failed to register a shot on target before half-time. Runaway leader Bayern Munich was hosting Schalke later. Belgium worldwide Batshuayi hit a debut double in the 3-2 victory against Cologne last week and he made it three goals in two appearances with a poacher's finish less than four minutes into the second half. Read More »

Marco Belinelli agrees to sign with the 76ers

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Belinelli averaged 11.4 points for the Hawks this season. He's a great teammate and smart. Per Charania, the 31-year-old will sign a veteran minimum deal with the 76ers. Heading into Sunday, the Sixers hold the eighth spot in the Eastern Conference with a 28-25 record. There are a few players who have yet to hit the market and it is unclear if there will be more cuts ahead of the March 1 playoff waiver deadline. Read More »

LaLiga: Ronaldo fired up as Zidane tries to avoid PSG talk

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Spanish star midfielder Isco had a terrific start to his campaign at Real Madrid this year. ISCO is a seriously hot property in the transfer market, and it looks like he is set to join the Premier League. It's a lie [that we want to sell to sell him]. "That makes it much more hard now but we have to fight". The 25-year-old was a key member of the starting XI as Los Blancos stormed to a Champions League and La Liga double. Read More »

EPL: Harry Kane downs Arsenal in North London derby

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The Welsh worldwide has been effective in most games in the midfield and certainly finds a place in this side. "It's a game we couldn't afford to lose, of course, and that makes it much more hard now", Wenger said . I said that before the game. "I remember there were tremendous cases here when foreign players did it but I must say the English players have learned very quickly and they might even be the masters now", he added. Read More »

Struggling Stoke misses chance to beat Brighton in EPL

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It was a superb team goal, with Solly March and Dale Stephens involved. At half time Stoke withdrew Darren Fletcher, to ironic cheers from the home fans, for Saido Berahino and tweaked their shape. However, the ball rebounded back into the path of Adam, only for the sluggish 32-year-old to be beaten to the the ball by a quick-thinking Lewis Dunk, who tackled the sloth-like Adam and cleared the danger. Read More »

Ki strikes as Swansea beat Burnley

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Carlos Carvalhal has expressed his delight with Swansea City's players following their 1-0 win over Burnley at the Liberty Stadium on Saturday. The former Sheffield Wednesday manager was appointed as successor to Paul Clement after the team lost 5-0 to Liverpool on December 26th, and has overseen a dramatic upswing in results as the team have put space between themselves and the bottom three. Read More »

Everton vs. Crystal Palace live stream

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Our live coverage lets you follow all the key moments as they happen. Everton boss Sam Allardyce is delighted with what he's seen from Tom Davies in the past week. Palace keenly felt the absence of injured star Wilfried Zaha, as debutant Alexander Sorloth worked hard but struggled to make an impact in attack following his arrival from Midtjylland. Read More »

How to Watch Real Madrid vs. Real Sociedad

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PSG need Neymar like this as the club have a massive game at Real Madrid in the Champions League on Wednesday, in the first leg of the round of 16. Real Madrid will look to quickly move on from yet another frustrating result this season when they play hosts to Real Sociedad at Santiago Bernabeu on Saturday . Read More »

South Africa beat India in Johannesburg, stay alive in series

India: Virat Kohli (c), Rohit Sharma , Shikhar Dhawan , Ajinkya Rahane , Shreyas Iyer, Manish Pandey, Kedar Jadhav, Dinesh Karthik (wk), MS Dhoni (wk), Hardik Pandya, Axar Patel, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal , Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah , Mohammed Shami, Shardul Thakur. Read More »

Martina Navratilova on why rivals struggle against Serena Williams

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Williams won't be playing in either of Saturday's Fed Cup singles matches as she makes her comeback five months after becoming a mother. The United States beat Belarus last year for a record-extending 18th Fed Cup title, their first in 17 years, and are heavy favourites to beat the Netherlands. Read More »

Rory McIlroy three shots back at AT&T Pebble Beach Pro

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Defending champion Jordan Spieth was not among them. Johnson had eight birdies and one bogey during his round, while Hossler had five birdies and no bogeys. 'Not really making up for lost time but just miss playing competitive golf. "It's hard to assess it, it's hard to explain it in words", Rahm said of his rapid ascent that includes four wins worldwide. Read More »

US Soccer reboots, elects Carlos Cordeiro president

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It was the first contested election since 1998. Winograd and Gans bowed out after the second ballot, leaving Wynalda (10.8), Martino (10.2) and Solo (1.5) in the race with Cordeiro and Carter. To those of you who didn't vote for me, I'm going to work to earn your support and trust over the next four years. "I promise you I'm going to work together with all of you to bring us together as one united soccer community". Read More »

Yu Darvish: Signs six-year deal with Cubs

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He had a 10.1 strikeout-per-nine-innings rate and a 2.8 walks-per-nine-innings rate. It's the biggest free-agent contract signed in an offseason dominated by a lack of movement. While it took a while for Darvish to sign, the Cubs were among the favorites for her services throughout the offseason. His addition will keep Mike Montgomery in the bullpen for now, but since he performs a little better in that role it may be the best thing for the team. Read More »

FA charges West Brom's Rodriguez over incident with Brighton's Bong

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Rodriguez, who won one England cap in 2013, has until February 16 to respond to the FA charge. 28-year-old charged for abusive and insulting words included a reference to ethnic origin/color or race. Both players have made their cases at respective hearings since the game before, on Thursday, Rodriguez was officially charged but his club remain fully behind the forward. Read More »

Kim invites Moon to Pyongyang: Seoul

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Moon's chief press secretary Yoon Young-chan later explained that the US vice president was originally scheduled to hold separate dinner with USA athletes at the PyeongChang Olympic Games, insisting his early departure did not mean a boycott. Read More »