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New loan pickup Harry Arter makes his Cardiff City debut after being ineligible for last weekend's season-opening 2-0 defeat against his parent club, Bournemouth . Cardiff travel to Huddersfield next Saturday before a home tie with Norwich in the second round of the Carabao Cup on Tuesday, August 28. The Clarets have won 75% of their past Premier League outings against Watford (W3 L1), while the Hornets have not won a Premier League road fixture since November 2017 (D1 L11).
  • We Must Forget About Cristiano Ronaldo — Real Madrid Star

    We Must Forget About Cristiano Ronaldo — Real Madrid Star

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    Real's replies both came in the first half with a Karim Benzema header and a Ramos penalty. Real, now led by former Spain coach Julen Lopetegui , looked stronger and slicker than Atletico for large parts of the game but failed to see it out, a marked contrast to many big matches under Zidane , when they would often snatch victory without playing particularly well.
  • Serena cruises to a meeting with Kvitova, Latest Football News

    Serena cruises to a meeting with Kvitova, Latest Football News

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    The 23-year-old has struggled since Wimbledon , retiring from his second-round match against Cameron Norrie in Atlanta before losing at the first hurdle to Stan Wawrinka in last week's Rogers Cup. South Korean Chung Hyeon rallied to beat Jack Sock 2-6 6-1 6-2 and set up a second-round clash with fourth seed Juan Martin del Potro. Sock has lost eight consecutive matches since May.
  • Philadelphia Eagles: 5 players to watch against the New England Patriots

    Philadelphia Eagles: 5 players to watch against the New England Patriots

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    The Eagles listed Foles' return as questionable. He also called the attention surrounding their missed handshake a bit overblown. It wasn't a big deal to Foles, but a big deal was made of it. "I'm going to do everything I can to get back on the field and hopefully practice the first day we get back practicing [Sunday]", he said, "and be ready to roll".
  • John Elway says Colin Kaepernick 'had his chance' with Broncos

    John Elway says Colin Kaepernick 'had his chance' with Broncos

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    And assumes no one has Google. "I don't know if I'm legally able to say this, but he's had his chance to be here", Elway said , according to Nicki Jhabvala of The Athletic . At that time , Kaepernick had already had a deal with the 49ers for $11.9 million and in the midst of wanting to trade for him, they wanted Colin to forfeit nearly $5 million that was already guaranteed to him.
  • How Aretha Franklin, soul sister-in-chief, became a civil rights heroine

    How Aretha Franklin, soul sister-in-chief, became a civil rights heroine

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    A preacher's daughter, Franklin began her career as a teenager in the 1950s, and her inimitable voice allowed her to hop between gospel, R&B, classical and jazz genres with grace. She has multiple awards including 18 Grammy awards. Jerry Wexler, who is a producer at the time, literally says, 'Let's go conquer the hippies.' And so, in this crowd of hippies, literally, she takes standards of that era and transforms them into something that was just something else.
  • Man United wins opener against Leicester City

    Man United wins opener against Leicester City

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    A troubled period at United and tensions with Mourinho saw Shaw fall down the pecking order and gradually become overlooked by the England national team. Vardy almost made a vital contribution as a provider when he outmuscled Shaw and picked out Gray in the middle, who was denied by another fine save by De Gea.
  • Bilawal Bhutto condoles demise of former Indian PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee

    Bilawal Bhutto condoles demise of former Indian PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee

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    He was taken to the hospital with chest congestion, kidney infection, urinary tract infection and other associated conditions. In 2009, he had suffered a stroke, which weakened his cognitive abilities. In the days after the pogrom, Vajpayee said he could not understand how Hindus could burn women and children alive, sadly asking a group of Muslim survivors: "Have we lost our way so much that we cease to be humans?" Today, his birthday is celebrated as "Good Governance Day".
  • Rise of ball-playing goalkeeper means Petr Cech's days are numbered

    Rise of ball-playing goalkeeper means Petr Cech's days are numbered

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    Goals from Raheem Sterling and Bernardo Silva ruined Emery's welcome party as his first game as head coach ended with a loss. "Emery has come in at Arsenal , and they're trying to get in the top four, he's trying to play the same way". "That was a good thing, despite us losing 2-0". Earlier in the day, Spurs entertain Fulham at Wembley, but Chelsea vs Arsenal is undoubtedly the big one when it comes to Saturday's clashes involving two London teams.
  • Fox News Mistakenly Uses Patti LaBelle Photo in Aretha Franklin Tribute

    Fox News Mistakenly Uses Patti LaBelle Photo in Aretha Franklin Tribute

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    A one-of-a-kind singer whose unmistakable voice left an indelible mark on the music industry, Franklin was reported to be "gravely ill" with cancer shortly before her passing. By 1964, Aretha would be one of the most sorted after African- American Female artists with the ability to sing in different genres such as pop and soul.
  • Spain Football Union unhappy with North America games

    Spain Football Union unhappy with North America games

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    Meanwhile, La Liga president Javier Tebas added: "We're devoted to growing the passion for soccer around the world". But it remains to be seen if Scudamore's successor will make staging a Premier League game in the States one of their leading priorities.
  • Freeman: 'Gutless' for Urena to go after Acuna

    Freeman: 'Gutless' for Urena to go after Acuna

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    Fans and rivals alike are calling out Marlins' pitcher Jose Urena for taking record-bound Braves Ronald Acuña out of the game with a 97 miles per hour fastball to the elbow. He tied the Atlanta record of five straight games with a homer, set by Brian McCann in 2006. Unless appealed, the suspension is scheduled to begin Friday at Washington.
  • Brooks Koepka joins golf legends with incredible feat

    Brooks Koepka joins golf legends with incredible feat

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    But the 45-year-old six-time PGA TOUR victor has been in sneaky form this summer and produced a vintage week at Bellerive. He needed a victory to move into the top eight automatic qualifiers for the U.S. Mickelson, meanwhile, has been an ever-present since 1995. Furyk will choose three captain's picks next month after the second FedEx Cup playoff event, with the last pick September 10 after the third playoff.
  • Cech hits out at Bayer Leverkusen over 'trolling' tweet

    Cech hits out at Bayer Leverkusen over 'trolling' tweet

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    The Spaniard spent and initial £19.6million on Germany global Bernd Leno this summer, but the former Bayer Leverkusen star began his Arsenal career on the substitutes' bench as the Gunners were beaten 2-0 by champions Manchester City last Sunday.
  • Aaron Rodgers is OK in Jalen Ramsey's book

    Aaron Rodgers is OK in Jalen Ramsey's book

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    He played at Wyoming . But for some reason, the Jaguars' star corner has an especially strong disdain for Buffalo Bills rookie Josh Allen . I think he's gonna do a good job. It's like: Yo, if you're this good, why couldn't you do better? Two years later, Rodgers still has Ramsey's respect, which is apparently quite hard to earn - and keep.
  • Danny Cipriani arrested and charged by police after incident at nightclub

    Danny Cipriani arrested and charged by police after incident at nightclub

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    He was charged with resisting arrest , common assault, assault on police, larceny and being disorderly on licensed premises following his arrest on Wednesday morning . "He knows his responsibilities and is aware of the impact of this type of incident on the club". He joined Gloucester earlier this summer following the expiration of his Wasps contract.
  • Ireland rise in latest Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings

    Ireland rise in latest Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings

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    Russia's performance helped the team catapult 21 spots to 49th, making it the biggest move by ranks, according to FIFA's updated table on Thursday. In Africa however, the Super Eagles moved to 5th place from the 6th position. England occupy sixth place while Portugal are seventh, Switzerland dropped two places to eight while Spain moved up one place to ninth position, with Denmark also tied on ninth place but with an inferior point difference.
  • Facebook bags media rights of La Liga for Indian subcontinent

    Facebook bags media rights of La Liga for Indian subcontinent

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    Social media giant Facebook has bought the exclusive rights to broadcast La Liga matches in the Indian sub-continent. Facebook has some 350 million subscribers in the subcontinent, including 270 million in India. The games will initially be shown in the Indian sub-continent region, where the company has a total of 348 million clients, without advertising but the company said it may extend advertising trials now under way in the U.S.
  • Manchester United confident goalkeeper David de Gea will sign new deal

    Manchester United confident goalkeeper David de Gea will sign new deal

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    The Old Trafford club were keen to begin talks with goalkeeper De Gea's representatives and their hand has been strengthened by Thibaut Courtois' £35m move to Real Madrid from Chelsea . De Gea has developed in to arguably the best goalkeeper on the planet since joining Man Utd from Atletico Madrid in 2011 and his importance to the team has been highlighted by the fact he's won their Player of the Year award in four of the last five seasons.
  • Barca lift Spanish Super Cup after late penalty save

    Barca lift Spanish Super Cup after late penalty save

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    This is following in the footsteps of Germany's Bundesliga and Italy's Serie A which introduced the technology previous year. Manager Ernesto Valverde was full of praise going on to say "I don't know what Messi must be feeling right now".
  • With gun salutes, Pakistan marks 71 years of independence

    With gun salutes, Pakistan marks 71 years of independence

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    Army chief General Qamar Bajwa announced that 10 million trees will be planted during the monsoon season. Muhammad Ali Jinnah was the first governor-general of Pakistan, and Liaqat Ali Khan (R), its first prime minister. The day of Aug 14 reinforces the people's resolve to work for the progress of their country, they said. Why is Pakistan's Independence Day before India's? Terming Pakistan a blessing of Allah, Mamnoon said Pakistan can overcome the economic problems and other issues it ...
  • WNBA Great Lindsay Whalen to Retire

    WNBA Great Lindsay Whalen to Retire

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    By 2011, the Lynx had won their first of four WNBA titles. Whalen, 36, was named coach at Minnesota, her alma mater, in April. Whalen racked up 322 victories during her WNBA career with 54 of them in the postseason. She is the Lynx franchise leader in assists and ranked fourth in scoring. She's led the Lynx to four WNBA championships and appeared in six All-Star games .
  • De Bruyne: Man City star suffers knee injury

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    A club statement said the full extent of the injury is not yet known but the Belgium global was undergoing tests. De Bruyne arrived on crutches on Wednesday evening at the premiere in Manchester of Amazon's "All or Nothing" documentary about the club.
  • Paris Jackson returned on stage a day after surgery

    Paris Jackson returned on stage a day after surgery

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    The 20-year-old daughter of Michael Jackson revealed the news in an Instagram Story . "I was sh- my trousers", Jackson wrote on Instagram , along with a gallery of photos with her grandmother and the band. National Library of Medicine. Paris said that it was easily "the most pain" she has ever endured in the entirety of her life. Last week, Jackson also announced that she is on the cover of the Harper's Bazaar Espana September issue.
  • Maurizio Sarri gives Chelsea players freedom before home matches

    Maurizio Sarri gives Chelsea players freedom before home matches

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    Manchester United and Barcelona were both interested signing the 29-year-old this summer after news emerged of a rift between the Willian and Conte. Kante helped new Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri get off the ideal start to his tenure after opening the scoring in their 3-0 win at Huddersfield on Saturday.
  • Liverpool and City are straight into the winning groove

    Liverpool and City are straight into the winning groove

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    It may be argued as the season progresses as to who would we rather prefer, Keita or Coutinho. "Yes, it's a start - flawless as well because we won the game". "We played at a high level". He can grow even more and become a top player. All of the confidence that I had built up during pre-season was slowly fading to uncertainty but when the Mighty Reds stepped out on the Anfield pitch, that uncertainty was long gone and I was ready for a Liverpool onslaught, which Klopp's Reds didn't fail to ...
  • L'Equipe: Zidane wants to take over at Manchester United

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

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    The 16-year-old is set to head back to the United States where he will have trials at Atlanta United, Sporting Kansas City and Philadelphia Union. The Frenchman is still relatively new to management having only worked as three years at Real Madrid and could potentially build a legacy at Old Trafford.
  • Kevin de Bruyne: Man City midfielder suffers knee injury in training

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    The report details that the 27-year-old has suffered ligament damage and could spend at least a couple of months now on the sidelines. De Bruyne is thought to have sustained ligament damage, nearly certainly ruling him out for at least a couple of months, but City will wait until further tests have been carried out before confirming the news.
  • Real Madrid's Sergio Ramos hits back at Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp

    Real Madrid's Sergio Ramos hits back at Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp

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    After the goalkeeper said that I dazed him with a clash with me I am only missing Firmino saying that he got a cold because a drop of my sweat. That was the story of the game. Klopp responded in a rueful manner and slammed Ramos' conduct, implying that his challenge was with the intention of doing damage to Salah. 'If Jurgen Klopp wants to make it a reason to lose, this is not the first final he has lost.
  • Bears, Roquan Smith Nearing Rookie Contract Agreement

    Bears, Roquan Smith Nearing Rookie Contract Agreement

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    Asked Sunday if missing all of camp would limit Smith's ability to be defensive field general on opening day, Bears coach Matt Nagy did not mince words. Smith had reportedly been holding out due to his agents wanting language in the contract stating the Bears couldn't take his guaranteed money if he got suspended for a violation of the NFL's new helmet rule.
  • Brendan Rodgers slams Celtic defending in AEK Athens loss

    Brendan Rodgers slams Celtic defending in AEK Athens loss

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    Brendan Rodgers side went behind inside the opening six minutes of the game when Rodrigo Galo met a cross in the box and side-footed it past Craig Gordon. Brendan Rodgers has confirmed that the Belgian global is fit and available for selection, but the defender himself is saying otherwise. "It's important that we have European football this year".
  • Real face up to life without Ronaldo

    Real face up to life without Ronaldo

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    The Wales global scored with a brilliant acrobatic effort - one of two he scored in the game - as Real Madrid beat Liverpool in Kiev to claim their 13th European crown. To find out how to watch a live stream of Wednesday's Real Madrid vs. Atletico Madrid UEFA Super Cup , see the streaming information at the bottom of this article.
  • UMD Places Members Of Athletic Staff On External Leave Following External Review

    UMD Places Members Of Athletic Staff On External Leave Following External Review

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    Durkin in light of an ESPN report published Friday night. Multiple sources close to the program describe past behavior of intimidation, humiliation and verbal abuse that created a culture of fear for the players. "He's an outstanding football coach, but he's also an outstanding husband and a father and he treats people with respect", Muschamp said. McNair, 19, is said to have died of heatstroke after collapsing at a practice and receiving a kidney transplant while in the hospital.
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    Bud Light "Victory Fridges" To Unlock In Cleveland When Browns Finally Win

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    The moment the Browns secure a win, their first one since December 24, 2016, each fridge will simultaneously unlock so fans can "enjoy the sweet taste of victory". Their last win came against the San Diego Chargers in Week 16 of the 2016 season. We're putting victory fridges out into the marketplace. ESPN's Darren Rovell has a photo of what the fridges look like.
  • No dual Ryder Cup role should Woods make US team, says Furyk

    No dual Ryder Cup role should Woods make US team, says Furyk

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    Ryder Cup team with his play at the Open Championship and the PGA Championship . "I want to make sure I have five vice-captains there". "Tiger's been a vice-captain in the team room as a player - he serves that role in either direction", added Furyk.
  • DONE DEAL? Chelsea midfielder Bakayoko signs AC Milan contract

    DONE DEAL? Chelsea midfielder Bakayoko signs AC Milan contract

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    Tiemoue Bakayoko has undergone his AC Milan medical as he prepares to complete a move away from Chelsea , Goal can confirm. As per the official club website , Bakayoko will spend the season in Milan, who are also believed to have an option to buy the player on a permanent basis next summer.
  • Fowler fires 65 as officials put brakes on Shinnecock Hills

    Fowler fires 65 as officials put brakes on Shinnecock Hills

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    Koepka has established himself as one of the top players in the world and Cowen said he can go from strength to strength. "We grinded our tail off this week to come back from seven-over and do what we did". Fleetwood also shot a stunning 63 in Sunday's final round of the 118th US Open, agonisingly missing from eight feet for birdie on the 18th to equal the all-time major record of 62 set by Branden Grace in last year's Open Championship at Royal Birkdale.
  • Ben Stokes found not guilty of affray

    Ben Stokes found not guilty of affray

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    The 27-year-old all-rounder was alleged to have punched Ryan Hale, 27, to the ground and then knocked out Ryan Ali, 28, during the fracas in the early hours of September 25 last year. Stokes' barrister, Gordon Cole QC, suggested that kick could have resulted in Ali's broken eye-socket. He said he had not been drunk but admitted he could not remember what had been said.
  • Deflated football found in Steelers-Eagles game

    Deflated football found in Steelers-Eagles game

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    Christian Hackenberg's football career blossomed in Pennsylvania and now he's returning to the Keystone State in hopes of reviving it. Hackenberg, the 51st overall pick in 2016, never found a way to make a regular-season appearance with the Jets in his two seasons with the team.
  • Despite classic Sunday surge form Tiger Woods, Brooks Koepka wins PGA Championship

    Despite classic Sunday surge form Tiger Woods, Brooks Koepka wins PGA Championship

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    The automatic eight who will compete September 28-30 in France include Koepka, Dustin Johnson , Patrick Reed , Justin Thomas , Bubba Watson , Jordan Spieth, Rickie Fowler and Webb Simpson . I think from all the hard work he's put in, he's starting to reward himself, so to speak. Sir Nick Faldo was in Missouri providing analysis for CBS and as the network reported its biggest audience figures for a US PGA since Woods was last in contention nine years ago - when he was beaten by YE Yang ...