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Ernesto Valverde Makes A Bold Claim About Barcelona

Ernesto Valverde Makes A Bold Claim About Barcelona

The second leg of the tie will take place January 25 at the Nou Camp. Melendo, 20, came on as a second-half substitute and picked the right time to score his first senior goal for the other Ba...

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Andy Carroll 'refusing to train for West Ham United'

Andy Carroll 'refusing to train for West Ham United'

It comes after reports that West Ham are unwilling to let Carroll leave on loan and that a permanent deal is therefore being discussed. The Spanish club are reportedly willing to pay a £1.3m loa...

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Upstate out of race to land 2nd Amazon headquarters and 50K jobs

Upstate out of race to land 2nd Amazon headquarters and 50K jobs

The list includes 19 finalists in the US, including Chicago, Denver, Boston and Los Angeles. "They will recognize how this is really a jumping off point not only for South America but for Europe an...

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China Dec Industrial Output +6.2% on Year; Market Expected +6.0%

China Dec Industrial Output +6.2% on Year; Market Expected +6.0%

China's property price index, which declined to 5.1 percent y/y in November, rose by 5.3 percent y/y in December, its first yearly increase in 13 months. But potential headwinds and risks for China's ...

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Jo Konta crashes out of Australian Open in straight sets

Jo Konta crashes out of Australian Open in straight sets

It was one of several freakish moments in a worrying display by the British No 1. "I think she played very inspired throughout the whole way", said Konta . Left-handed, with a wicked forehand and a...

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NFL Draft: Mel Kiper Says 'Stats Are For Losers'

NFL Draft: Mel Kiper Says 'Stats Are For Losers'

Kiper surprised a lot of folks by going with Allen to the Browns at No. 1 overall in his Mock 1.0 on Thursday - and fellow ESPN expert Todd McShay didn't fight him on it. "When you look at who finis...

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Muguruza outfoxed by Hsieh in second-round defeat

Muguruza outfoxed by Hsieh in second-round defeat

Muguruza committed 43 unforced errors in her defeat as she became the fourth top-10 seed to depart at the Australian Open. Sydney-born Konta first made her mark at Melbourne Park in 2016 when she ...

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Meadville grad Fichtner named Steelers offensive coordinator

Meadville grad Fichtner named Steelers offensive coordinator

ESPN reports that Steelers quarterbacks coach Randy Fichtner is expected to take Haley's place at the head of the Steelers offense. But the Steelers did finish third in total yards, and the offense...

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Walcott ends 12-year Arsenal stay by finalising Everton switch

Walcott ends 12-year Arsenal stay by finalising Everton switch

Theo Walcott sent an emotional message to Arsenal supporters after his 12-year spell at the club came to end following his move to Everton . "I feel sad to leave but also excited for a new challen...

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Caroline Wozniacki mounts incredible comeback to avoid huge shock against Jana Fett

Caroline Wozniacki mounts incredible comeback to avoid huge shock against Jana Fett

Former No. 1-ranked Wozniacki beat No. 119 Jana Fett, who was making her main draw debut at a major tournament 3-6, 6-2, 7-5. "I think I broke some records every year so I feel okay about it", she s...

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15-year-old Kostyuk joins Svitolina in Aussie Open 3rd round

15-year-old Kostyuk joins Svitolina in Aussie Open 3rd round

Kostyuk, the 2017 Australian Open Girls champion, becomes the youngest to reach the third round at Melbourne since Martina Hingis in 1996. Fourth seed Elina Svitolina also came from a set down...

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Australia accuses Canada of discriminating against imported wines

Australia accuses Canada of discriminating against imported wines

The Turnbull Coalition Government has initiated formal World Trade Organization (WTO) dispute settlement action against what it claims are Canada's discriminatory measures affecting Australian wine....

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Australian Open 2018: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga beats Denis Shapovalov in five sets

Australian Open 2018: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga beats Denis Shapovalov in five sets

On the women's side, Eugenie Bouchard of Westmount, Que., advanced to the second round of the tournament with a 6-3, 7-6 (5) win over France's Oceane Dodin. "I find it as an opportunity to learn", he ...

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Rafael Nadal overcomes Leonardo Mayer in straight sets to reach third round

Rafael Nadal overcomes Leonardo Mayer in straight sets to reach third round

The world number one held for a 4-1 lead. It was a similar story in the men's singles competition for French star Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, who was pushed to the limit in a 5-set thriller by 18-year-old C...

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Tom Brady limited with throwing hand injury ahead of AFC championship

After two weeks of clean health, Tom Brady reappeared on the New England Patriots' injury report Wednesday, and not for any of the lingering ailments he'd previously dealt with. National Football L...

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Zinedine Zidane Says He 'Cannot Imagine' Real Madrid Without Cristiano Ronaldo

That is the first time in his Real Madrid have actually considered letting the player leave and it could be sooner rather than later. With four goals in 14 La Liga appearances, it makes no sense f...

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Will Ferrell channels Ron Burgundy in hilarious interview with Roger Federer

Will Ferrell channels Ron Burgundy in hilarious interview with Roger Federer

Federer will next face Germany's Jan-Lennard Struff, who hit 45 winners, including 19 aces, past wildcard Kwon Soon-woo of South Korea in a 6-1 6-2 6-4 victory in 77 minutes. Ferrell: Probably a va...

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Cascarino lauds Tottenham's Kane, names three Spurs stars in TOTW

Cascarino lauds Tottenham's Kane, names three Spurs stars in TOTW

Harry Kane broke the record for most Premier League goals in a calendar year on Boxing Day after the striker's hat-trick helped Tottenham to a 5-2 thrashing of Southampton at Wembley. "Hopes fo...

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Australian Open Day 1: Rafael Nadal, Venus Williams and other top stories

Australian Open Day 1: Rafael Nadal, Venus Williams and other top stories

It proved to be a hard start to the tournament for the American team as Venus Williams also crashed out after losing 6-3, 7-5 to Switzerland's Belinda Bencic . She was 4-1 down in the second before k...

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Nissan XMotion concept SUV makes bold and powerful slide into Detroit

Nissan XMotion concept SUV makes bold and powerful slide into Detroit

The Nissan Xmotion concept , which is pronounced "cross motion", is meant to preview the next generation of Nissan's crossover lineup. If the exterior of this compact crossover concept is "Death Ra...

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Missed chances hurt India as AB takes SA ahead

Missed chances hurt India as AB takes SA ahead

The disappointment was off-set to an extent when Quinton de Kock was dismissed in the next over. When play resumed after a brief rain delay, the stumper failed to go for an edge that flew off Elgar'...

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Law enforcement officers and a K-9 shot in SC

Law enforcement officers and a K-9 shot in SC

Immediately after that, they began looking for the suspect with multiple agencies helping. Deputies say McCall then fired more shots around 3:30am striking the three deputies. "We all owe them a d...

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How Warriors prevailed with a win over Cavaliers

How Warriors prevailed with a win over Cavaliers

Who the Trends Like: Golden State is 5-2 ATS in the last seven meetings . The Timberwolves are seeking six straight wins for the first time since closing the 2003-04 season with nine consecutive ...

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National Basketball Association to investigate alleged Rockets-Clippers incident

National Basketball Association to investigate alleged Rockets-Clippers incident

Trevor Ariza and Griffin had some choice words to say to each other in the closing stages and were both ejected from the game. Several Clippers dared the Rockets to come further into the room b...

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Nick Kyrgios vs. Viktor Troicki 2018 Australian Open Pick, Odds, Prediction

Nick Kyrgios vs. Viktor Troicki 2018 Australian Open Pick, Odds, Prediction

Vandeweghe refused to take the court after the first set because she didn't have a banana to eat, before being also pinged for unsportsmanlike conduct when she swore at her opponent in the second set....

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Lionel Messi's Barcelona emerge from summer of gloom to shine again

Lionel Messi's Barcelona emerge from summer of gloom to shine again

FC Barcelona's Gerard Pique , tackles Real Sociedad's Willian Jose during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between Barcelona and Real Sociedad, at Anoeta stadium , in San Sebastian, northern Spain...

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Cyrille Regis: West Brom and Coventry legend dies aged 59

Cyrille Regis: West Brom and Coventry legend dies aged 59

Born in French Guiana but raised in London, Regis was a pioneer for black footballers in the United Kingdom as part of the exciting West Bromwich Albion side of the late 1970s that he, as centre-fo...

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Manchester United v Stoke confirmed teams: Mkhitaryan left out by Mourinho

Manchester United v Stoke confirmed teams: Mkhitaryan left out by Mourinho

Sumpter's model has identified strong value both on the money line and against the spread. Manchester United have been getting healthier over the past few weeks. So it's a little bit the same in r...

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Liverpool had 'no other option' selling Coutinho

Liverpool had 'no other option' selling Coutinho

The Reds are believed to be on the lookout for a replacement for Philippe Coutinho after the Brazilian finally completed his big-money transfer from the Reds to Barcelona on Monday last week. ...

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Villarreal heap La Liga woe on Real Madrid

While retaining LaLiga is all but over, Madrid's grip on the fourth and final Champions League spot is slipping with Villarreal just a point behind in fifth. Even though it drew arguably the toug...

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Nadal-Federer rematch among 6 storylines to watch at Australian Open

Nadal-Federer rematch among 6 storylines to watch at Australian Open

Of course, there are things to improve. Roy Emerson has won the most men's singles titles with 6 while Margaret Court leads women's singles with 11. "I have had a great week and the final was not ea...

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Pochettino: Kane will break all Premier League and England records

Pochettino: Kane will break all Premier League and England records

The England global netted another brace against Everton on Saturday - his third in a row versus the Toffees - to move onto 98 goals in the league format which started in 1992 and beyond previous rec...

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Sam Bradford Will be Active Sunday

Sam Bradford Will be Active Sunday

Now the Vikings have an opportunity to become the first team to play a Super Bowl on home turf, a feat the Saints would be happy to deny. Zimmer told reporters that Bradford is working his way wit...

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Giggs gets the Wales job

Giggs gets the Wales job

Ryan Giggs has accepted an offer to coach the Wales men's national team, calling it "an opportunity I couldn't turn down". Giggs played a record 963 times for Manchester United and became British...

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Venus Williams, Sloane Stephens crash out of Australian Open tennis

Venus Williams, Sloane Stephens crash out of Australian Open tennis

In the final game, Williams went from 30-0 to 30-40 and was ousted on the first match point she faced with a forehand she couldn't reach. And though she served for the match at 5-4 in the second set o...

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'Logical' for Aubameyang to stay at Dortmund, says Stoger

'Logical' for Aubameyang to stay at Dortmund, says Stoger

The Telegraph's Matt Law reported the potential sale of Alexis Sanchez could influence a move for Aubameyang, who was brought to Dortmund by Arsenal's new head of scouting, Sven Mislintat . "T...

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Jason Roy: One-day players needed to give Ashes boys a lift

Jason Roy: One-day players needed to give Ashes boys a lift

The home side set England a target of 305 in the first of five One Day Internationals, a modest target made to seem all the more average by Roy's marvellous century. On Sunday, England chased do...

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Pirates' Andrew McCutchen To Be Traded To San Francisco Giants

Pirates' Andrew McCutchen To Be Traded To San Francisco Giants

McCutchen is, of course, not the first former MVP to make the move from Pittsburgh to San Francisco. Instead, they won 78 games in 2016 and 75 games in 2017. McCutchen can be a defensive upgrade in th...

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Chelsea Star Not Happy With Stamford Bridge Crowd After Leicester Draw

Chelsea Star Not Happy With Stamford Bridge Crowd After Leicester Draw

Mourinho had appeared to draw a line under the dispute with Conte by stating he now felt "contempt" for his Chelsea counterpart. "The problem is for the team not only for Morata", he said . "It...

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Titans, Colts both want McDaniels

Titans, Colts both want McDaniels

Josh McDaniels may watch a tug of war between the Indianapolis Colts and the Tennessee Titans . McDaniels found the job appealing too , with the presence of Andrew Luck and Jacoby Brissett at qu...

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