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Man United's Michael Carrick likely to receive new contract - Jose Mourinho

Man United's Michael Carrick likely to receive new contract - Jose Mourinho

Meanwhile, Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger underlined the importance of racking up wins after a third draw in four league matches. I think Mr Wenger has that respect from all of you. "We had good chances: if [Wayne] Rooney had passed to [Paul] Pogba he has an open goal". After being linked with a summer move away from Old Trafford, Mata has cemented his place in the starting XI and has been one of our best performers so far. Read More

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Jurgen Klopp content with Liverpool draw

Jurgen Klopp content with Liverpool draw

Klopp's side have conceded more often than any other side around them in the title race - going into this weekend's action having let in more than twice as many goals as Tottenham - but Klopp insisted over the weekend that he "doesn't care" what people say about his side. Read More

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Bills WR Watkins returns to practice, status uncertain

The Buffalo Bills (5-5) have something to be thankful for on Thanksgiving Eve. That, according to Watkins, was "20-something plays". He'll be the team's one designated player to return, making him eligible for this week's game. The veteran running back had thumb surgery shortly after returning home from Cincinnati and is expected to play on Sunday. "Of course there's always pressure on us athletes, but not to go out on the field and not feel good", he said. Read More

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Arizona Cardinals mistakes give victory to Vikings

In a three-point game with the Cardinals looking to re-take the lead having driven down to the red zone, Palmer looked to the front left corner of the end zone. For the Cardinals , Carson Palmer wasn't very good. "I've always respected Zim as one of the most sound, aggressive defensive coaches that I've ever gone against". Read More

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Oakland Mayor Reaches Agreement for New Stadium

Oakland Mayor Reaches Agreement for New Stadium

She will now meet with city council and representatives from the area in in-camera sessions for the remainder of the week to further outline the deal. Davis has said the Raiders will play the next two seasons in Oakland even if the Vegas relocation were approved. The deal does include the Raiders' participation. Read More

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In first meeting, Obama and Trump lay foundation for transfer of power

In first meeting, Obama and Trump lay foundation for transfer of power

In his campaign speeches, Obama cast Trump as an erratic and perhaps unstable political novice who shouldn't be allowed near the nuclear codes. Their meeting lasted well over an hour. "I look forward to dealing with the president in the future, including counsel", he said. The Obamas may have been cordial hosts to the Trumps at the White House on Thursday, but they skipped one long-standing tradition for current and future first couples. Read More

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Flacco, Ravens keep Browns winless with 28-7 rout

Flacco, Ravens keep Browns winless with 28-7 rout

The Ravens will remain in first place in the AFC North for at least another week. In the first half the Browns took the long passes away, so the Ravens killed them with the underneath stuff and crossing routes after intermission. Jackson defended pulling rookie quarterback Cody Kessler in the second half Thursday and replacing him with Josh McCown . Outside linebacker Terrell Suggs got in on the action with a sack/strip in the fourth quarter. Read More

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On-song Broad troubles India with four-wicket display

Joe Root, playing his 50th test match, was key to any hopes England had of avoiding defeat after they had lost captain Cook to the last delivery of the fourth day. While Ashwin and Jadeja set the platform by providing early breakthroughs, Jayant Yadav and Shami joined it with more wickets. As a fast bowler you have got to have niggles. Read More

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Teague, Pacers outlast Westbrook, Thunder 115-111 in OT

Howard bounced back nicely after he was ejected for a flagrant foul Friday in the Hawks' 100-96 loss in Charlotte, while Paul Millsap led Atlanta with 19 points and Kyle Korver scored 17. The only problem is that Westbrook shot 38% while doing it. Either the Thunder win on defense, the Thunder win on Westbrook, or the Thunder don't win at all. Read More

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Chelsea take over at the top by beating Middlesbrough

Not yet at least. Head coach Aitor Karanka was disappointed with the result, but delighted with much of what he saw. FW Pedro, 7 - A brilliant save from former Barcelona teammate Valdes denied Pedro a first half goal and the woodwork prevented a second half strike from rippling the net, with Boro's keeper static this time. Read More

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Browns brutalized in 24-9 loss to Steelers

In a game they dominated, the Pittsburgh Steelers had 87 yards and a two-point conversion separating them from overtime with the Cleveland Browns. Cleveland's running back gets a favorable matchup against the Steelers on Sunday. Josh McCown replaced Kessler and threw a 15-yard touchdown pass to tight end Gary Barnidge to cut Pittsburgh's lead to 17-9. "We get a lot of work in that area of the field, we're confident in our play selection and our ability to execute, so we did". Read More

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Luis Enrique calms Messi worries

Luis Enrique calms Messi worries

Don't forget, all Premier League, Bundesliga, La Liga, Serie A, Champions League matches are covered by the bet365 Euro Soccer Bonus, where you could earn a BONUS OF UP TO 100% on your returns on pre-match accumulator bets. Now to pick ourselves up and improve. Second-place Barcelona trails Real Madrid by just two points and can overtake its eternal rival with a victory over 10th-placed Malaga . Read More

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More emphasis that Christine Michael was waived for football reasons

Maybe not literally, but perhaps in spirit. He has all three of the Packers' rushing TDs this season. A win against Washington tonight is very important. Davis carried five times for 5 yards in two games before he was released October 31. "We feel like on offense we need to start faster and give our defense some points to look at early to feel better about the way the game is going". Read More

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NZ opt to bowl against Pakistan in first Test

NZ opt to bowl against Pakistan in first Test

In what was a stellar day for both the debutants, Colin de Grandhomme , starred with a six-wicket haul, returning 6 for 41 in 15.5 overs, before Jeet Raval steadied the hosts while wickets fell at the other end with an unbeaten 55. For someone whose foray into worldwide cricket was as a heavy-hitting batsman who could bowl some handy fast-medium seaming deliveries, Colin de Grandhomme's performance in his Test debut on Friday came as something of a surprise. Read More

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Steven Gerrard offered MK Dons job, to make decision on Monday

Steven Gerrard offered MK Dons job, to make decision on Monday

Last night it emerged Gerrard has held initial discussions with Inter, related to the possibility of the 36-year-old's playing career extending by a further six months until the end of the 2016/17 campaign. "Little by little, he was changing his position", the Spaniard continued. Do you take the reigns at MK Dons or head to Italy for one last swansong as a player with Inter Milan...?! "It is also about having the right personality". Read More

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LeBron James sits out against Pacers

James set the table and Frye bombed away, but it was Irving - whose 3-point dagger proved the difference-maker in the season's first meeting between these teams - who catalyzed the Cavs midway through the final frame. They think they've figured something out, though, at least when it comes to Irving and Kevin Love . The Pacers were in no position to take it lightly, but also of no mind to celebrate it. Read More

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Thomas Rawls Will Play But May See Reduced Touches

When coach Pete Carroll explained why Michael is an ex-Seahawk for the second time in 14 months, one of the reasons was the rookie from Jacksonville State who is now wearing number 43. "C.J". Rawls returned to practice last week and Carroll said on Monday he would be "practicing to play" this week. "You have to wait and see on game day what we're doing there, but we had a good week". Read More

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Welcome to the Big (Ten) Show

Welcome to the Big (Ten) Show

While the scarlet and gray may be 22-point favorites , they have revenge on their minds after Sparty came into The Shoe previous year and gave the Buckeyes their lone loss of the season on a game-winning field goal as time expired last November. Read More

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Guardiola's sex ban got best out of Messi - Nasri

With John, you can not forget, he's only 22 years old. I have a lot of confidence in my team. In his career, he only played one game a week and now he plays three games a week in places like the Nou Camp against (Lionel) Messi. A convincing win over West Brom and a good run in the Champions League have been the only positive signs for City as they aim to get back to winning ways in the league. Read More

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Verlander edged out for Cy Young, Kate upset

The victor of the 2013 American League Cy Young Award while pitching for the Tigers , Scherzer figured to be in a tight contest with fellow finalists Jon Lester and Kyle Hendricks of the Cubs for this year's award in the NL. Scherzer went 20-7 with a 2.96 ERA, a 11.2 K/9 innings ratio and a 6.2 WAR. Kyle Hendricks finished third for the award and received two out of 30 first-place votes. Read More

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Clive Allen comments on Harry Kane situation

Clive Allen comments on Harry Kane situation

Chairman Daniel Levy must solve this crucial puzzle at the heart of the team's development while under the financial pressures of completing a new £750million stadium. "But the most important thing has to be that we have a competitive team that are going to be there or thereabouts, vying for Champions League football and realistic contenders for the Premier League and at the moment our squad is capable of doing that". Read More

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Mourinho punished for 'adding pressure' on referee

Gary Neville has defended Jose Mourinho in the wake of Manchester United's underwhelming start to the season and feels the Portuguese manager is being unfairly criticised. The likes of Mesut Ozil, Alexis Sanchez, and Theo Walcott have clicked together as a solid attacking unit. Midfielder Ander Herrera has played well under Mourinho in recent matches , and he was rewarded with a first-ever call-up with his national team. Read More

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Coleman: Ramsey will start vs. Serbia

Coleman: Ramsey will start vs. Serbia

Bale, who registered his 26th worldwide goal to move within two of Ian Rush's all-time scoring record, will curse the moment when his low, angled right-footed shot rebounded off the post after Aaron Ramsey had set him free. "We will probably continue it - it's been lucky for us, so I don't think we will have a proper photo ". "Playing in a tournament against the top teams, he was head and shoulders above". Read More

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UF Notebook: LSU linebacker says Gators are 'scared'

The Gators also could be without as many as three starters on the offensive line. The Tigers said Florida wanted to postpone it because Del Rio was coming off a sprained knee and two defensive linemen looked like they wouldn't play. "Things are going to turn around", Brees said. "First and foremost you've got to take care of the football". "We will use the Hurricane Matthew experience to analyze our processes and to provide clarity to our regulations and bylaws in order to address future ... Read More

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Lallana limps off injured as Liverpool dealt potential blow

Lallana limps off injured as Liverpool dealt potential blow

The Liverpool player put England ahead with a ninth-minute penalty, his third goal in three global outings, but was forced off mid-way through the first half, with Theo Walcott coming on. But his absence at St Mary's will still be a significant blow for Jurgen Klopp, who regards Lallana as one of the most important members of his team and has been instrumental in them climbing to the top of the table. Read More

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NYC cops believe body found in NJ is missing CT man

NYC cops believe body found in NJ is missing CT man

According to the NYPD , detectives will speak with that person about Comunale. The sources told the station that two people are in custody, including a young man who lives in the apartment Comunale visited. Comunale went missing after he traveled to Manhattan for a party over the weekend at the Grand Sutton Tower , according to police. There has since been an extensive police investigation surrounding a fourth floor apartment inside the upscale building and investigators with white ... Read More

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India bat in Visakhapatnam, Anderson back for England

He shared a 180-run second innings opening stand - a record for England in India - with captain Alastair Cook, who made 130, as the homes side's spinners endured a torrid start to the five-Test series. Kohli and Pujara tried to unsettle the youngster and looked to be positive against him with the latter especially using his feet to good effect. The ball is going to do much more here than Rajkot. Read More

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