• Vincent Janssen poised to re-join Tottenham first team
Vincent Janssen poised to re-join Tottenham first team

Janssen has played four times for Tottenham's Under-23s but is not considered ready to feature against Newcastle, who beat Manchester City on Tuesday to give Pochettino a glimpse of second place. He can not agree with the club or the club with him to find a place for him to play and be happy. "My responsibility is to manage persons, not chairs ...

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  • Former Bear Julius Peppers retires after 17-year career
Former Bear Julius Peppers retires after 17-year career

Ranked fourth on the NFL's all-time list with 159.5 sacks, Peppers is expected to be a first ballot Hall of Famer. Peppers grew up in North Carolina, played football and basketball at the University of North Carolina, and spent 10 NFL seasons in two stints with the Carolina Panthers .

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  • Mizzou football, baseball, softball barred from upcoming postseason, wins vacated
Mizzou football, baseball, softball barred from upcoming postseason, wins vacated

Blunt says upstanding athletes shouldn't be punished for what he described as isolated violations. While a berth to the NCAA Tournament this season could be more of a challenge for the 2019 team to achieve, it is assumed this would also eliminate them from being able to complete in the SEC Tournament.

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  • City begin crunch title race week with Gunners challenge
City begin crunch title race week with Gunners challenge

Manchester United legend Sir Alex Ferguson could not make it to the podium after 62 wins to end with 211 points. "It's the way that we won against a very good team, working so hard and fighting until the very last minute". He did not have too much service, but Rondon was the flawless outlet for Newcastle . "But you are asking a team that's lo...

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  • Arsenal’s Suarez set for debut against former club Man City
Arsenal’s Suarez set for debut against former club Man City

The role of Emery will certainly be important and Arsenal's transfer business has been largely successful since Arsene Wenger's exit, give or take Stephan Lichtsteiner. Denis Suarez hasn't been at Arsenal long but already it seems as though he's making a strong impression on his new teammates. He has a big experience in Spain, at Sevilla, at V...

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  • Barcelona to play Real Madrid in Copa del Rey semifinals
Barcelona to play Real Madrid in Copa del Rey semifinals

Barcelona director Guillermo Amor said: " Real Madrid are playing well and they will be the Madrid team we always expect - a group of winners that competes for everything, that can give us a scare if we are not ready to work". The defender has played 2,762 minutes this campaign, meaning he has spent more time out on the pitch than any other ...

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  • World Cup hosts Qatar stun Japan to win first Asian Cup
World Cup hosts Qatar stun Japan to win first Asian Cup

After upsetting one of the tournament favorites, players wrapped themselves in Qatari flags in a display of patriotic furor that will have resonated far beyond the field in Abu Dhabi. Their fans have been unable to travel across the Gulf to support the team because of the current political rift between Qatar and the UAE and the players appear det...

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  • NBA All-Star reserves named for game in Charlotte
NBA All-Star reserves named for game in Charlotte

LaMarcus Aldrdige, Damian Lillard , Klay Thompson , Karl-Anthony Towns and Russell Westbrook were also named to the All-Star Game reserves pool. "My girlfriend started to cry and my brother started yelling and screaming, " Jokic said on TNT, which broadcast the reserve announcements.

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  • Reasons why New Zealand might defeat India in the T20I series
Reasons why New Zealand might defeat India in the T20I series

Minus stars Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni, no Indian player scored higher than 18 as Trent Boult (5-21) ripped through their batting order and the Black Caps reached their victory target after just 14.4 overs. "It was good the get out there and show what we can do", said Boult, whose third-ranked New Zealanders had been rattled by their lack of compet...

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  • Liverpool boss Klopp blames snow for failure to beat Leicester
Liverpool boss Klopp blames snow for failure to beat Leicester

England worldwide Harry Maguire equalised on the stroke of half-time to ensure Leicester became the second team to deny Liverpool FC a home win this season. "I don't think so, but obviously you get that feeling as well [of nervousness] from the crowd and I think it's not really necessary at the moment", he told reporters.

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  • Manchester United boss Solskjaer reflects on Burnley point
Manchester United boss Solskjaer reflects on Burnley point

Anthony Martial has signed a new five-year deal with Manchester United until 2024, worth £200,000-a-week. En route to becoming one of the best players of his generation, Ronaldo spent six fruitful campaigns at Old Trafford, winning nine major honours and scooping the Ballon d'Or in 2008, prior to joining Real Madrid .

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  • Lionel MESSI scores for FC Barcelona, Ever BANEGA misses Sevilla penalty
Lionel MESSI scores for FC Barcelona, Ever BANEGA misses Sevilla penalty

Lionel MESSI was brought down inside the penalty area and let COUTINHO convert from the spot kick. Messi revealed after the match why Coutinho stepped up and took the penalty. "We spoke about it, he took it and I'm happy because that's where everything started". "They said that we didn't want to win this Copa", Messi said.

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  • Wait What - The Mavs Just Got Kristaps Porzingis
Wait What - The Mavs Just Got Kristaps Porzingis

The Mavericks are hoping to re-sign Porzingis, who will be a restricted free agent, to a long-term deal this summer, and they are confident that veteran Dirk Nowitzki and Doncic can play significant roles in making that happen, a source told ESPN.

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  • Kyrie Open To LeBron Reunion, Cowherd Calls Celtics Level Guard Untrustworthy
Kyrie Open To LeBron Reunion, Cowherd Calls Celtics Level Guard Untrustworthy

That is the big uncertainly surrounding Kyrie Irving and the Boston Celtics right now. A source close to the Celtics confirmed that Kyrie Irving is genuinely interested in reuniting with his former Cavaliers teammate. Even if Davis had his sights set on the Celtics, they would not be able to sign him until July 1. "But as I said I'm not a fre...

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  • Chelsea's Batshuayi faces choice between West Ham and Real Betis loans
Chelsea's Batshuayi faces choice between West Ham and Real Betis loans

Sky Sports have reported that both West Ham and Real Betis are interested in singing the forward on loan but that his high wage demands are in danger of putting a stop to the deal. In 2005, Frank Arnesen left his role as sporting director at White Hart Lane to move to Stamford Bridge, and then in 2013 Spurs were close to signing Willian only for...

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  • Maurizio Sarri issues update on Eden Hazard’s Chelsea FC future
Maurizio Sarri issues update on Eden Hazard’s Chelsea FC future

After the game, which ended in utter humiliation for the visitors as the Cherries romped to a 4-0 victory, Maurizio Sarri claimed that it was not a punishment for the youngster, merely a matter of rest after his 90 minute turn against Sheffield Wednesday in the FA Cup on Sunday.

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  • Pieters seizes early lead in controversial Saudi golf bow
Pieters seizes early lead in controversial Saudi golf bow

World number one Justin Rose tried to steer clear of political controversy at his Saudi International pre-tournament news conference on Wednesday, saying he was not qualified to speak on subjects other than golf in "great detail or authority".

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  • Unranked North Carolina knocks off No. 1 Notre Dame
Unranked North Carolina knocks off No. 1 Notre Dame

Barrett has scored 20 or more points in 16 games for Duke this season. The No. 2 Duke Blue Devils (17-2, 6-1 ACC) travel to Notre Dame for a Monday night matchup against the Fighting Irish at the Purcell Pavilion in South Bend, Ind.

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  • Alan Shearer has his say on Newcastle new boy Miguel Almiron
Alan Shearer has his say on Newcastle new boy Miguel Almiron

One man who knows a lot about the Paraguayan playmaker is South American football expert Tim Vickery, who has gushed over Almiron in a quick low-down for Newcastle fans on their imminent signing. He usually plays in an advanced midfield role or on the wing, but his return of just four goals in 27 games this season is fairly week. The possible b...

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  • Osaka back on top after winning Australia Open
Osaka back on top after winning Australia Open

At least her sister gave a congratulations to Osaka after she took out her second grand slam title . Osaka is the youngest world No 1 since Caroline Wozniacki in 2010 and suddenly finds herself in a place where she is the hunted rather than the hunter.

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