• Frank de Boer says Crystal Palace debut was 'hard lesson'

    Frank de Boer says Crystal Palace debut was 'hard lesson'

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    So often played on the wing, Zaha has been moved closer to Christian Benteke in a more central role and was unlucky not to pull a goal back for the Eagles at 2-0 Huddersfield . As a sportsman, a footballer, you only like to have a chance, and we have a chance. Crystal Palace boss Frank de Boer has admitted that he is unsure whether the Eagles will sign Mamadou Sakho.
  • EPL 2017/18, Newcastle 0-2 Tottenham Hotspur: 5 Talking Points

    EPL 2017/18, Newcastle 0-2 Tottenham Hotspur: 5 Talking Points

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    Newcastle were playing the counter attack well, until Shelvey stamped on Alli right in front of the referee . "Last season, we talked a lot about that, how we need to behave and improve and learn". It was hard to move the ball quickly. "I was happy with the performance and the win". "We'll try to sign a few players more, we're trying hard to bring some new energy".
  • The Premier League broke with tradition to kick off its new season

    The Premier League broke with tradition to kick off its new season

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    Danny Welbeck did get the Gunner level in the last few seconds of the first half to give them hope of a better second 45. Sanchez returned late to pre-season training with the Gunners due to his commitments at the Confederations Cup with Chile and will now have his start to the new Premier League campaign delayed.
  • Bills Trade Sammy Watkins to Rams, Acquire Jordan Matthews From Eagles

    Bills Trade Sammy Watkins to Rams, Acquire Jordan Matthews From Eagles

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    When the Philadelphia Eagles play the Buffalo Bills in a preseason game at Lincoln Financial Field on Thursday, wide receiver Jordan Matthews will be on the visitor's sideline. The Buffalo Bills traded for Eagles WR Jordan Matthews who seems to be Watkins' replacement. That will give them at a minimum six selections in the top 100 of the draft, plus if they get any compensatory selection for the loss of Stephon Gillmore, and potentially four of those picks could be top 40 selections.
  • Barcelona target Ousmane Dembele has gone AWOL, admits Dortmund manager Bosz

    Barcelona target Ousmane Dembele has gone AWOL, admits Dortmund manager Bosz

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    Dembele, who has made no secret of his desire to play for Barcelona , may have been trying to break the deadlock with his no-show, Bild suggested. We do not know why. As reported in The Guardian , Dortmund's chief executive Hans-Joachim Watzke has hinted that the club would turn down an opening bid worth around £90.2m.
  • Who Will Be Manchester United's Fourth Summer Signing?

    Who Will Be Manchester United's Fourth Summer Signing?

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    Inter winger Ivan Perisic has always been linked with a move to Old Trafford, while Paris Saint-Germain full-back Serge Aurier is also a reported target, and Mourinho admits that he hopes to welcome one more new face to the club before August 31.
  • Chelsea lose to Inter Milan in last preseason friendly

    Chelsea lose to Inter Milan in last preseason friendly

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    That glorious own-goal comes via Geoffrey Kondogbia , the talented 24-year-old French defender. The Belgian worldwide has been in fine form for Chelsea in pre-season as he hopes to play his way into Antonio Conte's plans for the Premier League season.
  • It's for BCCI to decide on women's IPL: Mithali

    It's for BCCI to decide on women's IPL: Mithali

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    For a number of years, she has been the leading light of the Indian women's cricket", he said in a report by The Times of India. "It is just the beginning of good times for women's cricket". Though cricket is a way of life in India, still, women's cricket was an unknown term. She has led the team to two World Cup finals (2005 and 2017) and has lost both of them.
  • 'After some years, people will ask whether men play cricket'

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    Speaking about the development of the game skipper Mithali Raj recalled her struggles during the 90's and stated that facilities have improved now thanks to various stakeholders coming together and taking the game forward. Post the intriguing performance, the authorities went making some proposals regarding the hike in both match fees and cash awards. She also added, "The way the girls have played, Indian and other teams have put up good standard of cricket in World Cup and it has given ...
  • Cowboys cut WR Lucky Whitehead after shoplifting allegation

    Cowboys cut WR Lucky Whitehead after shoplifting allegation

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    According to the Prince William County Police Department, Whitehead was arrested at approximately 1:30 a.m. on June 22 after an employee at a Wawa noticed he left the store without paying for some items. According to ESPN , Whitehead told reporters Monday: "I didn't know about that" and "I don't know what's going on". The streak of Dallas Cowboys players running into trouble with the law has exceeded any reasonable explanation.
  • Derrick Rose has been in contact with Chicago Bulls

    Derrick Rose has been in contact with Chicago Bulls

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    He has battled significant knee injuries since 2012. Rose is no longer thought of as a franchise player, nor as a point guard that fits the kind of basketball most teams envision. Altman now has to deal with a surprising issue, as All-Star guard Kyrie Irving has asked the club to trade him, a person familiar with the request told the AP.