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Salah and Kane can keep on scoring- they can bag 40 each if they like- but if the PFA Player of the Year award was handed out now there would only be one victor. "My players have watched the Tottenham kickoff many, many times". Pep Guardiola has been very vocal this season about referees not offering enough protection to players, and there were two examples of that in this match.
  • Seamus Coleman named in Everton starting lineup

    Seamus Coleman named in Everton starting lineup

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    A goal from Jamie Vardy in the second-half threatened to spoil the evening but it was all for naught as the Blues held on for three points. Everton boss Sam Allardyce was also full of praise for the Ireland captain saying: "Seamus is an example to everyone at this football club, with the way he performed with quality and got through 90 minutes".
  • Sakho leaves West Ham to complete Rennes move

    Sakho leaves West Ham to complete Rennes move

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    According to Sky Sports , Rennes had to pay the Hammers a transfer fee of £8 million in order to secure the services of the 28-year-old striker. Sakho scored 10 Premier League goals in 2014-15 after joining West Ham from Metz but subsequently struggled with injuries and form.
  • EPL: Swansea adds more problem for Arsenal

    EPL: Swansea adds more problem for Arsenal

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    The match itself started in Swansea's favour, who used the ball better and made the best chances. The Swans would then waste a couple of gilt-edged chances before Jordan Ayew took advantage of some chucklesome goalkeeping from Petr Cech who effectively gifted Carvalhal's men the lead.
  • Tottenham Sign Lucas Moura From PSG In Deal Worth Around £25m

    Tottenham Sign Lucas Moura From PSG In Deal Worth Around £25m

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    Tottenham will have Hugo Lloris, Christian Eriksen and Danny Rose available to face Manchester United following injuries, Pochettino confirmed, but Toby Alderweireld will not be part of the squad. Goal.com report striker Neymar as saying: "I'm sad, because he's a good friend, he's a quality player who was rarely used". In total, the forward has made over 150 appearances for PSG since joining in January 2013, winning four Ligue 1 titles and three Coupe de France trophies during his ...
  • Can Alexis Sanchez inflict more north London damage on Tottenham?

    Can Alexis Sanchez inflict more north London damage on Tottenham?

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    Since their home defeat against Manchester City on December 10 which derailed their title challenge, United have been on an unbeaten run of sorts - no team are on a longer current Premier League unbeaten run than the Red Devils's 8. "We are playing well and we deserve these results". While that also goes to show Man United are able to winning matches when they are not at their best - something they were unable to do often in Mourinho's first season - it is also obvious that such ...
  • Clippers star Griffin appears surprised by trade reports

    Clippers star Griffin appears surprised by trade reports

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    The teams agreed to a trade Monday that will send Clippers forward Blake Griffin to Detroit in exchange for Avery Bradley , Tobias Harris, Boban Marjanovic and first- and second-round draft picks, two sources with firsthand knowledge of the situation told the Detroit Free Press .
  • College tennis player suspended for racist comment

    College tennis player suspended for racist comment

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    Brown will be suspended indefinitely for his racist words, while Lake will be suspended from coaching for the next four matches due to his dismissal of his player's actions. Brown has been suspended indefinitely for violating the university's student-athlete discipline policy. Following the announcements, Wilson returned to Twitter to express his appreciation of action on behalf of Appalachian State University .
  • Jonny Evans to stay at WBA?

    Jonny Evans to stay at WBA?

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    It's all very confusing, but exciting times await Arsenal regardless. Speaking ahead of Wednesday's Premier League fixture against Man City, Pardew admitted one of his team could leave the Baggies before the deadline, but denied that player is Jonny Evans .
  • Sam Clucas sparks Swansea to shock defeat of Arsenal

    Sam Clucas sparks Swansea to shock defeat of Arsenal

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    Swansea have been revived since the appointment of manager Carlos Carvalhal although the weekend FA Cup draw at fourth-tier Notts County was a step backwards. So everyone seems pretty happy, yet there's one man who actually sounds quite sad about Mkhitaryan leaving United: Juan Mata. Petr Cech has told Arsenal they have to improve or risk failing to qualify for the Champions League for the second season in a row.
  • Rockets among teams talking to Grizzlies about Tyreke Evans trade

    Rockets among teams talking to Grizzlies about Tyreke Evans trade

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    The Philadelphia 76ers were one of the first teams rumored to be interested in Evans, and reportedly offered Jerryd Bayless in exchange for Evans and Brandan Wright/Ben McLemore, but couldn't come to an agreement given the Sixers' reluctance to throw in a first-round pick.
  • Patriots expect Gronkowski to play in Super Bowl

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    Doug Pederson turns 50 on Wednesday, and he gets to celebrate a milestone in the frigid Bold North, getting his Eagles on the field for the first time for practice this week in preparation for Super Bowl LII. The Eagles expect Brady will rely on his running backs on short routes. The last team to beat the Patriots in the postseason was the sack-happy Denver Broncos two years ago, and they led the National Football League in sacks that year with 52.
  • Chelsea would reject £200m bid for Eden Hazard from Manchester City

    Chelsea would reject £200m bid for Eden Hazard from Manchester City

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    There are salaries we can not pay. The Mirror report City will move for Hazard in the summer, because, at two years the Chilean's junior, he would represent better value. Manchester City is rumored to go after the Belgium International after the season ends, after bowing out of the Alexis Sanchez deal. Hazard has yet to agree to a new contract at Stamford Bridge amid interest from Real Madrid , who would like to sign the Belgian as part of what will be an expensive summer makeover for ...
  • Tottenham vs Manchester United — Big Match Focus

    Tottenham vs Manchester United — Big Match Focus

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    They did the latter against Arsenal at the Emirates in December, and were able to hurt them on the break, but this Spurs team is set up very differently and I think the home side will win it. Tottenham , fifth in the League with 45 points, is definitely a force to be reckoned with. It's his impotence against the league's biggest teams (one assist and no goals in the five games against Liverpool , Manchester City , Spurs , Chelsea and Arsenal) that has had people judging him with ...
  • Gabon global Aubameyang joins Arsenal

    Gabon global Aubameyang joins Arsenal

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    Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has revealed that he wants to follow in the footsteps of former Arsenal forward Thierry Henry after completing his move to the Gunners . The deal for Giroud is not dead in the water . The Frenchman came on as a 76th minute substitute despite talks of an £18m deal for his services being agreed with Chelsea before kick off.
  • Oscar Gamble, 70s baseball star and AL native, dies at 68

    Oscar Gamble, 70s baseball star and AL native, dies at 68

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    The haircut caused Gamble to lose his endorsement with Afrosheen, but Gamble later told the New York Daily News that Yankees owner George Steinbrenner reimbursed him the money that was lost. He went to the World Series twice with the Yankees, but NY lost both times, falling to the Cincinnati Reds in 1976 and the Los Angeles Dodgers in 1981.
  • House passes bill to protect young athletes from abuse

    House passes bill to protect young athletes from abuse

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    The Walker County Sheriff's Department kicked off an investigation into the training facility a few days before Nassar received his sentence ( 40 to 175 years for sexual assault paired with an unrelated 60-year child pornography charge). The school is being sued by dozens of women who say campus officials wrote off complaints about Nassar. Sexual abuse survivor and a former member of Team USA's Magnificent Seven gymnastics team, Dominique Moceanu, said the passing of the bill was a "huge ...
  • Goodell: Snyder received't change Redskins identify

    Goodell: Snyder received't change Redskins identify

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    We just had five Hall-of-Fame receivers and several coaches come in just two weeks ago to focus on the catch-no-catch rule, how we bring clarity - and this is where the balance comes in, Colin. Regarding officials, coaches and players, Goodell said, "They know what it is and what it isn't". One day after the announced they would no longer use Chief Wahoo as a logo after this season, National Football League commissioner Roger Goodell said he did not see the ' nickname changing.
  • Chiefs Trade Alex Smith to Washington

    Chiefs Trade Alex Smith to Washington

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    The Chiefs reportedly received a third-round draft pick and cornerback Kendall Fuller from Washington . But ESPN reports that the Redskins and Smith have agreed to a four year contract extension worth an average of $23.5 million per season with $70 million in guarantees.
  • Pelicans Trade for Nikola Mirotic Has 'Fallen Apart for Now'

    Pelicans Trade for Nikola Mirotic Has 'Fallen Apart for Now'

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    Though he has a no-trade clause, that clause can be nullified if the Bulls pick up his $12.5 million team option for next season before a trade. The fourth-year forward is shooting a career-best 42.9 percent from three-point range. However, they're hesitant to include a first-round pick in the deal. The native of Titograd, Montenegro has appeared in 25 games this season for the Bulls, averaging 16.8 points, 6.4 boards and 1.6 points in 24.9 minutes a night.
  • Neymar hits out at 'unfair' Moura sale

    Neymar hits out at 'unfair' Moura sale

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    Lucas joined PSG from Sao Paulo in January 2013 for a reported £38m and went on to win four league titles and make 229 appearances in all competitions, scoring 46 times and setting up a further 43. "For me, he should never be leaving Paris". Tottenham have also announced his squad number with the wing wizard taking the no27 shirt. Kylian Mbappe was sent off in the second half as Neymar's antics riled his opponents at Roazhon Park .