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Marcel Brands: 'Everton paid over the odds to sign Richarlison from Watford'

Marcel Brands: 'Everton paid over the odds to sign Richarlison from Watford'

Brands revealed that Mina, who has cost an initial £28.5million, was manager Marco Silva's prime target and Everton was always the player's preferred destination. Mina had returned to Barcelona of...

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Justin McMillan to transfer from LSU

Justin McMillan to transfer from LSU

McMillan, who graduated earlier this month, will be eligible to play immediately wherever he goes. Narcisse was a highly rated Louisiana recruit in 2017, but has not played in two seasons after miss...

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Danny Cipriani arrested after night club incident in Jersey, charged with assault

Danny Cipriani arrested after night club incident in Jersey, charged with assault

A States of Jersey Police spokesman said Cipriani was charged on Wednesday afternoon with "common assault, larceny, assault on police, resisting arrest and being disorderly on licensed premises". Ci...

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Champions League the dream for Barca, says Messi

Champions League the dream for Barca, says Messi

On Barcelona's aspirations, Malcom was concise. "We have a great squad to get excited about and those who have come in will help us to get better". The 31-year-old will take over the captaincy a...

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Wallabies skipper Hooper fit to face All Blacks

Wallabies skipper Hooper fit to face All Blacks

Genia felt the Wallabies were building nicely towards next year's World Cup following the recent tight series against Six Nations champions Ireland. "It was a titanic struggle for the other two game...

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'Hard Knocks' reveals Corey Coleman asked for trade

'Hard Knocks' reveals Corey Coleman asked for trade

He opened it. I asked him like, 'You really going to use that?' I just got my auto up here. Life comes at you fast sometimes, and it appears that's what happened to Coleman, a former first-round pic...

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Berlin buses carry ‘Discover Pakistan’ ads on Independence Day

Berlin buses carry ‘Discover Pakistan’ ads on Independence Day

There is also a flag hoisting ceremony held at the Presidential and Parliamentary buildings in Pakistan's capital, Islamabad, followed by television addresses by the country's leaders. Saddique expr...

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Marlins hit Ronald Acuna to spark fight in first inning

Marlins hit Ronald Acuna to spark fight in first inning

Trainer George Poulis hovered over Acuna, who sat on the ground near the batter's box while players swarmed near the mound. Once the brawl ended, Acuna made his way to first base and threw his shin ...

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Coca-Cola takes stake in Kobe Bryant-backed sports drink

Coca-Cola takes stake in Kobe Bryant-backed sports drink

Coke last month posted sales and profit that beat analysts' estimates, with a rebranding of Diet Coke and a boost for Coca-Cola Zero Sugar lifting results. "Although the timing and mechanism by whic...

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Rooney not ‘on holiday’ in MLS

Rooney not ‘on holiday’ in MLS

The Timbers have lost two on the spin after going unbeaten in their previous 15 matches. Rooney produced a moment of magic last week, winning a last-ditch tackle to prevent a certain goal before tee...

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Alonso will not compete in F1 next year

Alonso will not compete in F1 next year

Earlier this year, Alonso won the 24 hours of Le Mans on debut with Toyota. Alonso said in a statement: "After 17 wonderful years in this awesome sport, it's time for me to make a change and move on...

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Kevin De Bruyne suffers knee injury in training

It's a team game and whoever steps in will do well. De Bruyne was City's player of the season last term, scoring 12 goals and providing 21 assists as his side won the Premier League and EFL Cu...

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Rashaad Penny To Miss 3-4 Weeks Following Finger Surgery

Rashaad Penny To Miss 3-4 Weeks Following Finger Surgery

The Seahawks' first game is September 9, when they go on the road to play the Broncos . The Seahawks selected Penny in the first round of this year's NFL Draft to add some power to the run game...

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Kyle Kuzma: 'People Are Underestimating' the Lakers

Kyle Kuzma: 'People Are Underestimating' the Lakers

LA has a promising young core with Brandon Ingram and Lonzo Ball leading the way, which is something that likely played a role in drawing The King to Hollywood. "We are both definitely excited abou...

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Maurizio Sarri axes two of Antonio Conte's rules to win over players

Maurizio Sarri axes two of Antonio Conte's rules to win over players

Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante. But he looks set to stay in London with the transfer deadline for Premier League clubs now having passed, meaning the Blues are unlikely to entertain any further ...

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DeAndre Hopkins kicked out of practice for fight

The two engaged with Ward throwing several punches at a helmetless Hopkins. Hopkins wasn't happy that Ward knocked his helmet off, and then went to knock the ball out of his hands after making the c...

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Wilfried Zaha signs new five-year Crystal Palace contract

Wilfried Zaha signs new five-year Crystal Palace contract

The forward has now committed his future until 2023 with a new five-year contract, which is reported to be worth £130,000-a-week. Speculation was rife over the summer that the Ivory Coast global was...

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L'Equipe: Zidane wants to take over at Manchester United

L'Equipe: Zidane wants to take over at Manchester United

In the past, Mourinho has seldom stayed longer than three seasons at a club, and Zidane is said to be very aware of this, which is why he is apparently putting his name in the hat should the role ...

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Alouettes issue statement on Johnny Manziel

Alouettes issue statement on Johnny Manziel

In view of the hit he received on Saturday and the potential mitigating side effects of his prescribed medication, the Alouettes medical staff has placed Manziel under the CFL concussion protocol fo...

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Zobrist ejected for first time in career

Zobrist ejected for first time in career

Zobrist had argued the call after his strikeout, but wasn't ejected (despite some pointing and yelling). He wanted assurances that the umpire would look over the play and "make an adjustment". Cubs s...

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Puig takes swing at Hundley, both ejected as benches clear

Puig takes swing at Hundley, both ejected as benches clear

After a scuffle between Nick Hundley and Yasiel Puig in the seventh inning saw both players ejected, Brandon Belt, who returned from the 10-day disabled list today, took Buster Posey's place at fi...

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Serena dominates in return at Cincinnati Masters

Serena dominates in return at Cincinnati Masters

The 23-time Grand Slam champion fought back from a set down before losing 3-6 6-2 3-6 to the Czech in an entertaining contest at the Western and Southern Open. American Sam Querrey overcame 38 aces by...

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'I think it's hard to beat me' - Fernando Alonso

'I think it's hard to beat me' - Fernando Alonso

The Spaniard was joined by the Iceman at Ferrari in 2014 in what was the first time in 60 years that the Scuderia had fielded two World Champions in the same team following the struggles of Felipe M...

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Barcelona legend Stoichkov: Argentina would not win for 3 years without Messi

Barcelona legend Stoichkov: Argentina would not win for 3 years without Messi

The five-time Ballon d´Or victor previously retired from the national side after their 2016 Copa America final defeat by Chile before returning to help them qualify for this year´s World Cup. He will ...

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Jordan Clarkson Cleared to Represent Philippines in 2018 Asian Games

Jordan Clarkson Cleared to Represent Philippines in 2018 Asian Games

Filipino-American NBA player Jordan Clarkson will serve as Philippine flag-bearer. This comes after numerous Filipino officials have expressed their disappointment over the National Basketball Assoc...

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Wembley may host all Tottenham's home Champions League group games

Wembley may host all Tottenham's home Champions League group games

The switch would also mean Spurs playing four consecutive top-flight fixtures at home in April, which could cause logistical problems. As a result, Tottenham may have to find a third "home" ground t...

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Marcelo: Vinicius Jr the present and future of Real Madrid

Marcelo: Vinicius Jr the present and future of Real Madrid

England worldwide Lucy Bronze is nominated for the volley she scored in Lyon's victory over her former club Manchester City in the semi-finals of the Women's Champions League . Already, Ronaldo made ...

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Sergio Ramos hits back at Jurgen Klopp over Mohamed Salah shoulder injury

Nobody talks about that afterwards. Klopp has spoken out publicly against Ramos , calling the Spain worldwide a "wrestler" during one press conference when he was asked about the subject. When aske...

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Koepka rises to world No.2, Tiger and Scott soar

Koepka rises to world No.2, Tiger and Scott soar

He only started playing golf because he was in a vehicle crash and hurt his face - I think he fractured his sinus - he got his face banged-up in a auto crash and was told "You can't play contact sport...

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Facebook to broadcast La Liga games for free

Facebook to broadcast La Liga games for free

It will live stream the matches for the next three seasons, starting 2018-19. In June La Liga announced it had renewed its contract for five seasons, between 2019-24, for the global broadcast rights...

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3 intriguing back-to-back sets for 2018-19 season

3 intriguing back-to-back sets for 2018-19 season

The Thunder will play on ABC or ESPN a total of 16 times, including three appearances on the NBA Saturday Primetime on ABC and two appearances on the NBA Sunday Showcase on ABC. - This will be the fou...

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Carmelo Anthony apologized to OKC for not winning title

Houston Rockets head coach Mike D'Antoni isn't anxious about a potential starting role for his new star signing , Carmelo Anthony , even less of whether he starts or comes off the bench. They lost...

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Roma sign €30m World Cup-winner Nzonzi from Sevilla

Roma sign €30m World Cup-winner Nzonzi from Sevilla

The 29-year-old French midfielder joined the Andalusian‎ outfit from Stoke City in 2015 and now has two years remaining on his present contract. " I realised Roma wanted to buy me and that alone w...

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Ronaldo speaks after leaving hospital

Ronaldo speaks after leaving hospital

The 41-year-old, a two-time victor of the Ballon d'Or, paid tribute to the hospital staff who treated him after initially playing down concerns he had a serious case of pneumonia. The former Real Mad...

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Trentin wins European road race after Sagan abandons

Trentin wins European road race after Sagan abandons

Italy's Matteo Trentin won the European road race championships in Glasgow, Scotland ahead of the Netherland's Mathieu van der Poel and Belgium's Wout van Aert . "They were the two to watch for t...

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