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Courtois had been asked about Chelsea's preference to play out from the back and the challenge of doing so against Leicester's press, and volunteered the advice to Blues fans. We did this. In the FA Cup we played with one team, in the Carabao Cup we played another team, and today we played nearly the same team as Wednesday.
  • Knicks waive point guard Ramon Sessions

    Knicks waive point guard Ramon Sessions

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    While some were of the belief that NY should look for an option on the open market, it may have addressed the void from within. It will be the point guard's third National Basketball Association team in five seasons. It will be interesting to see how will Hornacek distribute the minutes with the return of Tim Hardaway Jr.to the lineup. The former MI teammate of Tim Hardaway Jr.
  • Josh McDaniels is favorite to get Colts job

    Josh McDaniels is favorite to get Colts job

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    McDaniels obviously isn't going to sign anywhere until the New England Patriots are finished with their postseason schedule, whenever that ends. But the potential hits to the Patriots coaching staff don't stop there. Here's the more important question: Does McDaniels want the Colts? The Indianapolis Colts are still in the midst of their head coaching search following the firing of Chuck Pagano.
  • Giants may miss out on coaching candidates by following National Football League rules

    Giants may miss out on coaching candidates by following National Football League rules

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    Last season, Patricia interviewed for head coaching jobs with the Los Angeles Rams and Los Angeles Chargers , but lost out to Sean McVay and Anthony Lynn, respectively. And Quinn is far too smart for that. The Patriots, 14-3, will host the victor of Sunday's divisional matchup between the Jaguars and Steelers next Sunday in the AFC title game, since they beat the Titans on Saturday.
  • Vikings activate Sam Bradford off injured reserve

    Vikings activate Sam Bradford off injured reserve

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    Case Keenum in the NFC Championship Game. "I know they knew I was a good player, they kept me there for four years". Not more conservative or less conservative. Bridgewater said he didn't know who the backup quarterback is for Sunday, adding "some things you don't talk about". "But it doesn't matter", Armstead said.
  • Europe see off Asia to retain EurAsia Cup

    Europe see off Asia to retain EurAsia Cup

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    Japan's Yuta Ikeda and China's Li Haotong salvaged some pride for Team Asia by beating England's Ross Fisher and Ireland's Paul Dunne respectively. Asia has never won the biennial Ryder Cup-style tournament. It looked like every time I watched my players, they were hitting the edges and it seemed like Europe, every time I watched them, they were either chipping in or making a lot of birdies.
  • Wenger blasts Arsenal mistakes; Alexis Sanches update

    Wenger blasts Arsenal mistakes; Alexis Sanches update

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    The result means Arsenal have now won just two of their last nine league games and have suffered back-to-back defeats following last weekend's shock defeat at Nottingham Forest. How significant is Arsenal's defeat to Bournemouth? Laurent Koscielny, Nacho Monreal and Olivier Giroud are still sidelined, while Aaron Ramsey and Sead Kolasinac were on the bench after returning from injuries.
  • No Alexis Sanchez Or Mesut Ozil - Arsenal Team vs Bournemouth Confirmed

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    Jose Mourinho labelled him a "phenomenal player" at his press conference later that day but both the United boss and Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola were tight-lipped about a potential move for the forward. As reported by ESPN on Sep. "I look at Arsenal without Sanchez and Ozil and I'd ask what name would fans get on their shirts if those two go?" "They have to accept this responsibility and it can't happen again because these players should be tied down to long-term ...
  • Joseph Parker's fight against Anthony Joshua confirmed

    Joseph Parker's fight against Anthony Joshua confirmed

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    Matchroom Boxing , Joshua's promoters, said the bout would take place at the 74,500 capacity Principality Stadium, best known for staging Wales rugby union internationals. A couple of months ago I heard him say "why should I be anxious about this little kid from New Zealand"? "Champions should fight Champions and AJ continues to step up to the challenges", Hearn said.
  • NFL Playoffs: Eagles hold on to beat Falcons

    NFL Playoffs: Eagles hold on to beat Falcons

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    They did. The Eagles pressured quarterback Matt Ryan on a sprint out and cornerback Jalen Mills covered Atlanta Falcons receiver Julio Jones in the end zone and kept him from making a catch to clinch the Eagles' 15-10 win Saturday, sending the Eagles into the NFC Championship Game a week from today at Lincoln Financial Field.
  • Man City prepared to miss out on Alexis Sanchez over fee

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    Ferdinand who is a true United loyal himself remarked that Manchester City looks like the place to go for the Arsenal man if he wants to be remembered for the trophies he won. He later explained that as an ex-player and a fan he would love to have Sanchez at Old Trafford , but he wasn't asked that question yesterday. "I said hello." Conte said about the situation .
  • Cavaliers willing to trade Tristan Thompson in "right deal"

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    In Sacramento, Tyrone Wallace intercepted a pass at midcourt and drove in for a dunk with 10.9 seconds left, moments after what looked like a costly turnover by Lou Williams , and the Los Angeles Clippers held off the Sacramento Kings 121-115 after blowing a 14-point lead in the fourth quarter.
  • Jose Mourinho on a 'fantastic opportunity' in the transfer window

    Jose Mourinho on a 'fantastic opportunity' in the transfer window

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    Though, the player is struggling to get back in full flow this season and looks to have been sidelined in recent weeks. The manager has now set his sights on wantaway Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez , whose move to Manchester City has reportedly boiled off due to the Citizens' disinclination to meet Arsenal's asking price.
  • Numbers tell tragic tale of deadly California mudslides

    Numbers tell tragic tale of deadly California mudslides

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    With debris cleared from the tracks, Amtrak's Pacific Surfliner is now running five round-trips per day through the 11-mile closed area, and Island Packers and Condor Express are offering daily ferries from Ventura Harbor to Santa Barbara Harbor.
  • Toronto Raptors 133, Cleveland Cavaliers 99

    Toronto Raptors 133, Cleveland Cavaliers 99

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    He finished with 16 points, 11 rebounds, and four assists, but his energy and impact could not be measured by sheer numbers. Thompson, who is due $36 million over the next two seasons, is now averaging just 5.3 points and 5.7 rebounds in 19 minutes of action per game.
  • Chelsea boss Conte eases Mourinho tension: Was even 'contempt' about me?

    Chelsea boss Conte eases Mourinho tension: Was even 'contempt' about me?

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    Chelsea manager Antonio Conte turned towards youngster Christensen as a replacement for Gary Cahill instead of the fit-again David Luiz who was named on the bench for the London side. Chelsea really need to rediscover their spark against Leicester , with Morata especially in need of a boost. He feels Conte should have tried hard to keep the two key players, who were instrumental in Chelsea winning two out of the last three Premier League titles.
  • Antonio Conte speaks about Chelsea's chances of signing Alexis Sanchez

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    Manchester City are unwilling to pay more than £20m for the player whose deal at Arsenal expires in the summer, while title rivals Manchester United also want to sign the Chile global. "And I don't want this to sound bad towards Everton; they could be like Everton". Red Devils legend Gary Neville became embroiled in a passionate back-and-forth with Sky Sports pundit Guillem Balague on Friday night as he took umbrage with the Spaniard's reductionist opinion that Sanchez would only move ...
  • Zach LaVine scores his first points in Chicago

    Zach LaVine scores his first points in Chicago

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    LaVine was making his Bulls debut after being acquired from Minnesota in the Jimmy Butler trade. The former UCLA standout joins a rebuilding Bulls team that sees him as a long-term centerpiece for the franchise. "(LaVine is) a very smooth player and has a lot of confidence to rise up on his first shot and knock down a 3", Chicago coach Fred Hoiberg said. Saturday was also a new beginning for the Bulls, as they worked to integrate a key piece into their lineup.
  • Kane sets more records as Tottenham thrashes Everton 4-0

    Kane sets more records as Tottenham thrashes Everton 4-0

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    Crystal Palace's Bakary Sako scored the only goal of the game in the 21st minute as Roy Hodgson's Eagles saw off Burnley 1-0 at Selhurst Park, while West Ham overpowered Huddersfield Town 4-1. He continued: "There are a lot of numbers, but he can do everything because of his mentality and how he is - he is so professional". Runaway league-leaders City underlined their Premier League dominance by hammering last season's runners-up 4-1 at the Etihad Stadium on December 16, to move 21 points ...
  • India ruin S.Africa's progress with run outs as Amla falls

    India ruin S.Africa's progress with run outs as Amla falls

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    South Africa have won the toss and they have chose to bat first once again. Irrespective of the final outcome, the series will be remembered for the controversial selection calls and, in particular, for the continued absence of Ajinkya Rahane, whom Kohli rated as the best Indian batsman outside the subcontinent.
  • I respect Mohamed Salah so much: Guardiola

    I respect Mohamed Salah so much: Guardiola

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    It will be interesting to see how Jurgen Klopp adapts his tactics in Coutinho's absence, though. Guardiola has mastered the Premier League and is now looking by far and beyond the best manager in the division. There will be others that disagree with that, but he has the opportunity to prove it against Liverpool this weekend. Fans will certainly be excited to see him play! Tueart played alongside another City great in former England midfielder Colin Bell.
  • Eagles hold off Falcons to reach NFC title game

    Eagles hold off Falcons to reach NFC title game

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    This team was dominant throughout most of the year, blowing out teams, running the ball, and shutting opposing offenses down. An impeccably dressed bald man tapped him on the back and ... The Eagles advanced to the NFC Championship Game for the first time since January 2009. Yes, I said it, they CAN win this game. At that point, a backup QB is a curse, a disappointment.