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The Juventus forward, now facing allegations of rape dating back to 2009 that he strenuously denies, has already won the Ballon d'Or five times and is the current holder of the award. The player with the most points will be awarded the Ballon d'Or , while the player with the most first picks will claim the prize in the event of a tie.
  • Drew Brees Isn't Focused On Passing Yardage Record

    Drew Brees Isn't Focused On Passing Yardage Record

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    Brees exited the game at the two-minute warning in the fourth quarter. He had 250 by halftime. The 39-year-old passer, in his 18th National Football League campaign, needed 201 yards coming into the feature contest and reached 228 yards with a touchdown throw to Tre'Quan Smith down the right sideline as cheering supporters roared in the Superdome.
  • Drew Brees Becomes NFL's All-Time Leader in Passing Yards

    Drew Brees Becomes NFL's All-Time Leader in Passing Yards

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    Brees was fourth on the list heading into Monday night at 496. Drew Brees has become the NFL's all-time leader in yards passing - and he did it in style. Brees is in his 18th season out of Purdue. "I'll be able to reflect on it maybe a little bit more when my career is done. Credit to him for playing as long as he has, at such a high level".
  • Jose Mourinho could still be sacked by Manchester United

    Jose Mourinho could still be sacked by Manchester United

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    Mourinho was reassured of his position by his employers but, according to The Telegraph , he wants to be backed publicly. If the first-half scoreline had carried over to the full-time whistle then reports of Mourinho's sacking would have certainly intensified, as would the rumours about his successor.
  • Twitter reacts to Tua Tagovailoa putting up video game numbers against Arkansas

    Twitter reacts to Tua Tagovailoa putting up video game numbers against Arkansas

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    Jeudy beat man and zone schemes, and quarterback Tua Tagovailoa was on the money with nearly all of his passes -deep, intermediate and short. "I did not know about this until yesterday when they did an MRI", Saban said. It marks the 78th consecutive game Alabama has defeated an unranked opponent, even thought the 405 offensive yards were the most allowed by the Alabama defense all season.
  • Liverpool 0-0 Manchester City: 3 things we learned

    Liverpool 0-0 Manchester City: 3 things we learned

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    A vital point away to a direct rival in something of a hoodoo ground for Manchester City is nothing to sniff at, and means City have one point more from their corresponding fixtures against the big six than they did last season. Statisticians analyse a wide range of shots from Premier League history and, based on factors including the distance from goal, the angle of the shot and the type of opportunity it is, they are able to assign an xG value (expressed as a percentage) to every attempt ...
  • Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho given private show of support

    Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho given private show of support

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    The comeback came amid reports that Mourinho would be sacked by United regardless of the outcome over Newcastle , who remain winless this season, after their worst start to a league season for 29 years. I have to be ready for this. For me it is not easy too but I think life is made of experiences. Shearer believes United will still lose games over the coming weeks due to Mourinho chopping, changing and criticising his defenders.
  • Rangers boss Gerrard: Scottish Premiership title race is wide open

    Rangers boss Gerrard: Scottish Premiership title race is wide open

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    Last season's four meetings between the clubs generated 18 goals and the Rangers boss believes it will be another open and entertaining contest. The result left both unbeaten teams locked together with Chelsea at the top of the standings on 20 points from eight games, two ahead of fourth-place Arsenal, which is level on points with north London rival Tottenham.
  • Pogba issues rallying cry after United stalemate

    Pogba issues rallying cry after United stalemate

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    Mourinho made four changes, including a return for Alexis Sanchez . Roy Keane has hit out at the current Manchester United squad, accusing some of being "cry babies" and not trying their hardest because of their feelings towards Jose Mourinho .
  • David Price Booed Mercilously by Boston Fans After Another Playoff Failure

    David Price Booed Mercilously by Boston Fans After Another Playoff Failure

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    They return to the Bronx with no plans to fly back to Logan Airport this season. The best formula they have in winning this series was splitting in Boston and winning the two games in Yankee Stadium. Now that this humiliating effort is tucked into his backpack, Price certainly can't start another game in this series as Sale will no doubt get the ball if there is a Game 5.
  • Hamilton avoids crash, tops Japanese practice

    Hamilton avoids crash, tops Japanese practice

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    The British driver posted a best lap of one minute and 28.691 seconds to finish 0.446 clear of Bottas, with Ricciardo almost seven tenths adrift. Hamilton now holds a 50-point lead over Vettel in the championship, and no driver has ever overhauled as big a deficit since the current scoring system began eight years ago.
  • Conor McGregor planning Dublin rematch with Khabib Nurmagomedov after UFC 229 chaos

    Conor McGregor planning Dublin rematch with Khabib Nurmagomedov after UFC 229 chaos

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    ET with preliminary fights before the main card kicks into gear at 10 p.m. Khabib and McGregor should go on closer to midnight as one of the most anticipated fights in MMA history builds to a climax in Sin City. Danis is now signed to Bellator MMA but he wants to fight dos Anjos who has a career 17-8 record in the UFC. McGregor didn't appear at the news conference.
  • Packers PK Mason Crosby melts down in 31-23 loss to Lions

    Packers PK Mason Crosby melts down in 31-23 loss to Lions

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    Coincidentally, his 12-yard touchdown reception from quarterback Aaron Rodgers also marked the 10th consecutive road game in which Adams has scored. A replay review failed to provide enough evidence to overturn it; the Packers thought it grazed a Lions player first.
  • Carolina Panthers vs. New York Giants: What you need to know

    Carolina Panthers vs. New York Giants: What you need to know

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    In fact, no Panthers player had ever kneeled, although defensive end Julius Peppers stayed in the locker room the week after comments by President Donald Trump past year. "Everybody in this [locker room], everybody who watches this game [and] everybody in this country knows what we're talking about". Expect Barkley to either double his carries this week or have backup Wayne Gallman carry more than twice.
  • Better Things Around The Corner For Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool

    Better Things Around The Corner For Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool

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    And so after an unexpected stalemate, City and Liverpool remain level on points at the top of the table, with Chelsea catching them after its win at Southampton. Fulham, who equalized through Andre Schurrle, have the worst defensive record in the Premier League and have now conceded 21 goals this season. That's not how they usually do things, at all, but such are the fine margins this season, it proves how much respect they have for one another.
  • Ramsey Scores Stunner As Gunners Thrash Cottagers

    Ramsey Scores Stunner As Gunners Thrash Cottagers

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    Aubameyang completed the rout with a long-range drive in stoppage time. There were goals aplenty at Craven Cottage , where 27-year-old Ramsey began and ended a wonderful free-flowing move to score Arsenal's third just 39 seconds after coming on as a 67th-minute substitute.
  • Rio Ferdinand tells Man United star there’s no way back for him

    Rio Ferdinand tells Man United star there’s no way back for him

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    Sanchez was the player who jumped highest to head home the victor, leaving some fans believing this will be the turning point in his career. 'Let's not forget this team defensively conceded one more goal than Manchester City last season, ' said Match of the Day pundit Alan Shearer.
  • Chelsea boss Sarri: Morata my favourite goal of season

    Chelsea boss Sarri: Morata my favourite goal of season

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    Definitely I'm very happy with him, I'd love to stay at the club. "I've just got to back myself when I'm on that pitch", said Barkley. Hazard's goal was his eighth of the season, seven of which have come in Chelsea's opening eight Premier League games, and continued his outstanding form since Sarri succeeded Antonio Conte as Blues boss in July.
  • Vettel slams Verstappen for fateful Suzuka tangle

    Vettel slams Verstappen for fateful Suzuka tangle

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    If Hamilton wins the next race, the US Grand Prix in Austin and one of his favourite tracks, the 33-year-old will be champion with three races to spare in case Vettel finishes lower than second. A rampant Hamilton, who stormed to a record-extending 80th pole, could not resist a dig at his rival. "We started off where we left off in Sochi and the drivers just feel good with the vehicle and I think that, as a driver, if you have that confidence and you are able to pushing it had within the ...
  • Gary Neville podcast - Liverpool v Manchester City

    Gary Neville podcast - Liverpool v Manchester City

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    Despite having missed four of his previous seven Premier League penalties, Mahrez shrugged off the claims of Gabriel Jesus but blasted his kick high over the bar. "It is a very intense, unbelievable challenge to face Manchester City always - I've said that before - and as the last game of an hard period, it makes the challenge even bigger, so I am really happy with what the boys did", Klopp said.
  • England manager Gareth Southgate agrees new deal with FA

    England manager Gareth Southgate agrees new deal with FA

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    Sancho joined City from Watford as a 14-year-old and made seven appearances for the Citizens' reserve side, with the Manchester club confident that they had a serious talent for the future in their ranks. "To have a player starting in the Champions League is of importance to us", Southgate said. He went to the Under-17 World Cup with England a year ago, scoring three goals in three group games, before Dortmund chose to recall him from the tournament in order to hand him his first-team ...
  • Man United will give Mourinho time, says Essien

    Man United will give Mourinho time, says Essien

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    The many concerns of those fans who fill Old Trafford every week will not evaporate during the week-long global break, but at least they went home smiling after a super comeback. However, smart substitutions, a gripping half-time team-talk, and rarely seen before attacking display allowed his side to pull off a sensational comeback and come out 3-2 winners.
  • UFC 229 ‘Nurmagomedov vs. McGregor’ - Nurmagomedov vs. McGregor

    UFC 229 ‘Nurmagomedov vs. McGregor’ - Nurmagomedov vs. McGregor

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    Just past the 30-minute mark, McGregor finally arrived to a huge cheer and the former two-division champion answered a steady stream of questions. Khabib Nurmagomedov during a press conference for UFC 229 at Radio City Music Hall. We saw the staredown in NY (at last month's press conference), I want to see the staredown (on Friday). Who will win between McGregor and Khabib on Saturday night? I tried to get here.
  • Man City fullback Walker warns Liverpool fans: You can't intimidate us

    Man City fullback Walker warns Liverpool fans: You can't intimidate us

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    The live stream of the match will be available on Hotstar.com and if you want to watch the game on the go, then you can access it on Hotstar app. Liverpool added £66million goalkeeper Alisson in the summer and are expected to mount a strong title challenge, with Sunday's visit of champions City viewed as an acid test of their credentials.
  • Fabregas wants new Chelsea deal

    Fabregas wants new Chelsea deal

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    Definitely I'm very happy with him, I'd love to stay at the club. "I've been very happy for the last four years and a half". "I'm learning it, I'm very passionate about it as it's very interesting". Davide Zappacosta , Gary Cahill , Andreas Christensen, Emerson Palmeiri, Cesc Fabregas and Ruben Loftus-Cheek are expected to drop out while Alvaro Morata could also make way despite scoring the victor against Vidi.
  • Sacking Mourinho would cost Manchester United 34m euros

    Sacking Mourinho would cost Manchester United 34m euros

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    Given the widespread claims of players falling out with the manager at Old Trafford , this was a result that owed everything to Mourinho's decisions. "I am 55. I am mature". These two teams err on the more pragmatic side in terms of play-style, but these days every Manchester United game is worth watching, if only with off-field drama and Mourinho's post-match interviews in mind.
  • Mourinho on Man Utd fight-back: Rashford was sad; McTominay scared

    Mourinho on Man Utd fight-back: Rashford was sad; McTominay scared

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    Mata pulled one back three minutes later, chipping a free kick from 20 yards over the wall and curled it into the bottom near corner, and after a flurry of chances, including attempts by Fellaini, Chris Smalling and Pogba, it was Anthony Martial who provided the equaliser in the 76th minute.
  • Liverpool v Manchester City

    Liverpool v Manchester City

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    Like Guardiola, Emery was also 100% in September with Arsenal and may provide the toughest competition for the prize. "When you have a vision about the history of the Premier League and you start to compare it with them, to be closer with them, we should be so proud and we are".
  • Christian Atsu hopes Newcastle United pile more misery on Manchester United

    Christian Atsu hopes Newcastle United pile more misery on Manchester United

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    The Man United boss believes the pressure on his players going into the game has affected them and suggests that is the reason they went 2-0 down and struggled so badly in the game's opening stages. I'll be there to give it him. United may turn to Michael Carrick to lead them on a temporary basis, with former Real Madrid manager Zidane possibly being lined up to be the next full-time incumbent.
  • Kyrie committed verbally to stay with Celtics

    Kyrie committed verbally to stay with Celtics

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    The comment drew a raucous reaction from the crowd. Irving has two years left on the five-year, $94.3 million deal he signed with the Cleveland Cavaliers prior to the 2015-16 season, but he can opt-out of the final year and become a free agent in the summer of 2019.
  • Gausman likely Game 3 starter for Braves; Buehler for LA

    Gausman likely Game 3 starter for Braves; Buehler for LA

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    Dodgers rookie left-hander Caleb Ferguson pitched a ideal eighth, striking out two. Manny Machado gave the Los Angeles Dodgers another quick lead in Game 2 of their National League Division Series against the Atlanta Braves , launching a two-run first-inning home run.
  • Prithvi Shaw, 18, Becomes Youngest Indian To Score Test Century On Debut

    Prithvi Shaw, 18, Becomes Youngest Indian To Score Test Century On Debut

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    Left with the final session to navigate, West Indies made a mess of their reply as seamer Mohammed Shami (2-11) made key strikes to put in train the Windies' demise. Shami, bowling with pace, struck first, removing the Windies captain Kraigg Brathwaite for 2 with a peach of an in-dipper that breached the opener's defence and sent the off stump on a roll.
  • EPL: Mourinho takes decision on resignation as Man United boss

    EPL: Mourinho takes decision on resignation as Man United boss

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    Ahead of the crucial clash with Newcastle at Old Trafford on Saturday, Scholes insists the issue is confidence rather than a lack of talent in the squad. "When you look at the tables all around Europe, the tables in September and October don't reflect what is going to happen at the end of the season".
  • Pep Guardiola up for sixth Premier League Manager of the Month award

    Pep Guardiola up for sixth Premier League Manager of the Month award

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    You can vote for Guardiola at the official Premier League website. Naby Keita could be in contention to face City despite being stretchered off during Wednesday's Champions League defeat to Napoli. I spoke to the Doc this morning but he didn't know. The former Barcelona and Bayern Munich boss added: "The best way is that we should not need the police".
  • Sarri hopes Morata goal can spark return to form

    Sarri hopes Morata goal can spark return to form

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    He ended last season in miserable form and missed Spain's World Cup squad as a result. The Spaniard's second goal of the season, and first since August, proved pivotal on a testing night at the Bridge. The Spanish forward has only just made his comeback from a shoulder injury sustained against PAOK but managed 54 minutes yesterday. Liverpool and Egypt superstar Salah has endured a slow start to the new season but was on fire last term, bagging the PFA Player of the Year award after ...
  • Brett Kavanaugh attacks backfiring on Democrats, Trump says

    Brett Kavanaugh attacks backfiring on Democrats, Trump says

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    Attorney Debra Katz, who is now representing Christine Blasey Ford in her allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh , defended Franken against the claims, which the Democrat disputed. "You see what's going on in Congress right now with one of the most respected people potentially, hopefully Supreme Court Justice, Brett Kavanugh", said Trump.
  • F1 Russian GP: Hamilton’s win, Mercedes team orders and Vettel’s title chances

    F1 Russian GP: Hamilton’s win, Mercedes team orders and Vettel’s title chances

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    Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel could see his hopes of a fifth Formula One world title fading with the Sochi sunset on Sunday after falling 50 points behind Mercedes rival Lewis Hamilton with five races remaining. Bottas stared vacantly as the national anthems were played, and the mood had eased little by the time both Mercedes drivers appeared alongside Vettel for the post-race press conference.
  • India vs West Indies, 1st Test

    India vs West Indies, 1st Test

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    He reached his half-century off 56 deliveries and was unbeaten on 75 off 74 deliveries at lunch as India reached 133 for one, with Pujara on 56. He scored a century off 99 balls to become the third fastest cricketer to score a debut hundred.
  • Cristiano Ronaldo To Miss Portugal Games In Wake of Rape Allegations

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    Portugal travel to Chorzow to face Poland on October 11 in the UEFA Nations League before taking on Scotland three days later in a friendly in Glasgow. Las Vegas police are reopening their investigation into the assault allegations. "My clear conscious will thereby allow me to await with tranquillity the results of any and all investigations".
  • Why Cristiano Ronaldo asked to be left out of latest Portugal squad

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    The Juventus star, who has scored 85 times in 154 appearances for his country, has not been selected for the Nations League match against Poland or the friendly against Scotland . Mayorga says the alleged assault left her with post-traumatic stress , and she wants an eight-year-old legal settlement of her charges thrown out because she says the psychological injuries made her incompetent to agree to it at the time.