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With Cech preferred to former Leverkusen stopper Bernd Leno , who left the German club to join the Gunners in the summer, they replied to a clip of a mistake with "we know a guy." before running a video of Leno playing out from the back.
  • Texas Rangers trade Cole Hamels to Chicago Cubs

    Texas Rangers trade Cole Hamels to Chicago Cubs

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    Earlier Thursday afternoon, the New York Yankees had successfully acquired J.A. Happ from the Toronto Blue Jays . It was the third time in four July games he allowed seven runs, including at Baltimore when he got only two outs on 41 pitches on a day four runs were unearned.
  • Youth gives Guardiola, Man City glimpse of squad depth

    Youth gives Guardiola, Man City glimpse of squad depth

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    According to the club's Twitter account, Sarri and his team immediately boarded a flight back to London after the game, and the Italian is keen to start working with his players at their training ground in Cobham. "But the more important thing is what I'm trying to do for the team and especially helping the team as much as I can to win games". At the time, Klopp said he would be uneasy at spending such an amount, prompting Mourinho to say: " I think if you have the money, if you invest well, ...
  • Alouettes trade for controversial quarterback Johnny Manziel

    Alouettes trade for controversial quarterback Johnny Manziel

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    Manziel never saw the field with Hamilton, which has been led by quarterback Jeremiah Masoli, who had tied a CFL record with nine straight 300-yard passing games before the team's Week 5 bye. Back-up Jeff Mathews, who replaced Willy in a Week 4 start, is also out four-to-six weeks with an injured foot. "With his great mobility, his athletic abilities and his instinct we believe that hewill have a positive impact on our offense".
  • James Harden on Carmelo Anthony: 'It'd be a great acquisition for us'

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    Mike Muscala #31 of the Atlanta Hawks shoots the ball against the Philadelphia 76ers at Wells Fargo Center on October 25,2017 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.
  • Transfer: Chelsea agree to sell Hazard to Real Madrid for £170m

    Transfer: Chelsea agree to sell Hazard to Real Madrid for £170m

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    Sarri hopes to not just keep Hazard , but also to help the Belgian reach even higher as a player. The 31-year-old shared a video that showed the club lifting the three Champions League trophies followed by a display of all of the trophies he has won since joining from Levante in 2014.
  • Brewers Josh Hader apologizes for offensive tweets that surfaced during All-Star game

    Brewers Josh Hader apologizes for offensive tweets that surfaced during All-Star game

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    I obviously said some things that weren't excusable. Hader issued an apology in front of hoards of media after the game, saying that that comments don't "reflect on who [he] is as a person today". He hadn't talked to his family about it, and repeated he was "young and stupid", repeating it was seven years ago. "He's young. We all say some insane stuff when we're young".
  • Groenewegen wins 2nd straight stage at Tour

    Groenewegen wins 2nd straight stage at Tour

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    Van Avermaet expertly navigated the cobbles to finish second behind stage victor John Degenkolb and increased his lead over Froome's Sky teammate Geraint Thomas in the overall standing to 43 seconds. "It's a miracle I made it back, it's a miracle I'm still in the Tour de France ", a dust covered Bardet said at the finishing line. But Bardet was able to pace his way back alongside Landa and the duo lost just seven seconds to Froome's group.
  • French Newspaper Slates Players Despite World Cup Win

    French Newspaper Slates Players Despite World Cup Win

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    Some also saw a display of a great sporting spirit as she hugged players from both teams: "Loved your gesture and sporting spirit during World Cup final game". "Champions! Champions!" roared the crowds as the players came out of the plane to a red carpet placed on the tarmac at the Zagreb airport. As seen in the image below, the umbrellas were not deliberately kept away from French President Emmanuel Macron and his Croatian counterpart Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović.
  • Djokovic in fiery spat with umpire over 'double standards'

    Djokovic in fiery spat with umpire over 'double standards'

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    Novak Djokovic believes he is peaking at the right time as he looks to return to past glories by challenging for the title at Wimbledon . Djokovic was kept waiting in the wings till after 7pm local time before he could start swinging his racket against the Russian but there was no stopping the Serb once he got on court.
  • John Isner, Kevin Anderson in Wimbledon epic

    John Isner, Kevin Anderson in Wimbledon epic

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    Whoever wins will set the final to face either Ralf Nadal or Novak Djokovic . The first semifinal at Centre Court, between No. 8 seed Kevin Anderson of South Africa and No. Djokovic's 2017 Wimbledon campaign ended in a quarterfinal retirement with an elbow injury which led to surgery and precipitated a worrying dip in form and confidence.