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Manchester United fielded two debutants in Sunday's comfortable victory over West Ham , with Romelu Lukaku and Matic both starring. But while Lukaku grabbed the main headlines, the platform was laid by another new signing, Nemanja Matic .
  • Sanchez to miss start of season for Arsenal

    Sanchez to miss start of season for Arsenal

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    The 28-year-old is in the final 12 months of his Arsenal contract and wants to leave this summer with interest from Paris Saint Germain and Manchester City . However, Chelsea have loaned out over 20 players this summer and sold Nemanja Matic, Nathan Ake, Nathaniel Chalobah and Bertrand Traore. "I had an impact on the season", he admitted, "because at some stage the players came to see me and said, 'What's going on boss?" One or two weeks.
  • West Ham bid club record £27.1m for William Carvalho

    West Ham bid club record £27.1m for William Carvalho

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    There is a widely held belief that the defensive midfielder is keen on a move to London. West Ham have already broken their club transfer record to bring in strikers Javier Hernandez and Marko Arnautovic but Slaven Bilic recognises he needs a quality ball-winner to protect his defence.
  • Mets Trade Second Baseman Neil Walker to Brewers

    Mets Trade Second Baseman Neil Walker to Brewers

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    Walker is the fourth player to leave NY via trade in the past three weeks, joining Lucas Duda , Addison Reed , and Jay Bruce . "A first-rate guy. Very important in the clubhouse. Walker enjoys a fair amount of success at Miller Park as well. The Mets acquired Walker from the Pirates for pitcher Jon Niese on December 9, 2015, after allowing Daniel Murphy to become a free agent.
  • Terrorists Hit Jammu And Kashmir Army Camp, Jawan Injured

    Terrorists Hit Jammu And Kashmir Army Camp, Jawan Injured

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    In the morning on Sunday, police control room Shopian said that a house in which militants were hiding had been blown up. On Saturday an army officer was killed while another soldier was injured when Pakistan's Border Action Team (BAT) attacked a defence post in Krishna Ghati sector of Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district on Saturday.
  • Gareth Bale responds to Mourinho as United look to strengthen squad

    Gareth Bale responds to Mourinho as United look to strengthen squad

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    The Serbia global became United's third summer buy after £31m defender Victor Lindelof from Benfica - who did not make the matchday squad against West Ham - and £75m striker Romelu Lukaku from Everton . It didn't look like the players believed they could get a result , and that is a damning observation for any side. "Even at 2-0 the team was confident and playing football and I'm happy".
  • Brighton & Hove Albion broken down by dominant Manchester City

    Brighton & Hove Albion broken down by dominant Manchester City

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    Speaking on his chances in the upcoming PL, the ex Bayern Munchen boss said; "Last season at my first press conference we were favourites, so nothing has changed". We are strong defensively and I predict 1-1. We spent, of course, but all the teams spent - except maybe Tottenham. Guardiola added: "And we ran a lot.
  • EPL 2017/18: 5 reasons why Tottenham Hotspur will not win the title

    EPL 2017/18: 5 reasons why Tottenham Hotspur will not win the title

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    Dele Alli fired Tottenham to a 2-0 victory at Newcastle on Sunday after the England midfielder was involved in the crucial dismissal of Magpies midfielder Jonjo Shelvey. "I don't get this thought that footballers should stay silent, shouldn't rock the boat, it's like: 'Let's patronise the footballers because they haven't got a brain'".
  • Kylian Mbappe should stay at Monaco - Eric Abidal

    Kylian Mbappe should stay at Monaco - Eric Abidal

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    Barcelona have already had bids for Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho and Borussia Dortmund's Ousmane Dembele rejected by both clubs. As mental money as that is though, it's worth remembering that with Neymar , you are getting one of the best players in the world in the prime of his career.
  • Paulinho To Join Barcelona

    Paulinho To Join Barcelona

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    Guangzhou Evergrande manager Luis Felipe Scolari has also confirmed the transfer, which is expected to be officially announced shortly. Paulinho had a hard first season in English football as Tottenham struggled after splashing out on seven new signings, spending over £100m, but ultimately finishing sixth in the Premier League as both Andre Villas-Boas and Tim Sherwood lost their respective managerial roles.
  • Perisic agent updates Man Utd

    Perisic agent updates Man Utd

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    Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho understands why Inter Milan are determined to keep Ivan Perisic . And Inter are said to have offered Perisic a new contract since, hoping to end United's pursuit of the Croatia global. The story says that as has been widely reported this summer, Inter Milan are believed to be holding out for a fee of around £48m. Mourinho had publicly criticised United's failure to sign players earlier this summer, regularly putting pressure on executive ...
  • Devonta Freeman scores, but Falcons blow another late lead

    Devonta Freeman scores, but Falcons blow another late lead

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    The four-year League veteran out of FSU was set to make $1.838 million on the last. After the Dolphins game, Falcons coach Dan Quinn talked about Freeman's score and what it means to have his running back secured with a new deal. "I feel extremely blessed, but the work and grind are just beginning". Both players have breakaway speed, excel in the team's wide zone-blocking scheme and fill vital roles in the short passing game.
  • Arenado Leaves Rockies' Game With Bruised Left Hand

    Arenado Leaves Rockies' Game With Bruised Left Hand

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    He has 21 homers in his past 33 games and is now five homers ahead of his previous career high of 37, which he reached in 2014. While Stanton's opposite-field blast off Rockies starter German Marquez (9-5) was the attention-grabber, backup infielder Mike Aviles came up with the key hit for the Marlins (56-60) when he broke a 3-3 tie in the fourth with a two-run double.
  • Walcott says 'animal' Kolasinac will be incredible for Arsenal

    Walcott says 'animal' Kolasinac will be incredible for Arsenal

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    Ian Wright and Alan Pardew discuss the future of Alexis Sanchez and whether his performances last season were influenced by off-field speculation. "He couldn't practice and he couldn't play", Wenger told a news conference. Wenger praised his squad's resolve in battling back to defeat the Premier League champions, before saying that the challenge will be to keep that mentality throughout a long season.
  • West Brom fans react on Twitter to Jay Rodriguez's performance

    West Brom fans react on Twitter to Jay Rodriguez's performance

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    Speaking post-match, Pulis also spoke highly of another of his new signings, attacker James Rodriguez, who arrived from Southampton. It's a good start to the season for Pulis's side, but the West Brom boss will want more new additions before the transfer window shuts.
  • Kyle Larson wins again at Michigan International Speedway

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    Truex finished second, followed by MI native Erik Jones . Elsewhere on Sunday, Dale Earnhardt Jr.is still searching for his first win in the 2017 NASCAR season, and Kasey Kahne would probably love to add at least one more to his resume before he exits Hendrick Motorsports at the end of the year .
  • Neymar scores on PSG debut to seal 3-0 win over Guingamp

    Neymar scores on PSG debut to seal 3-0 win over Guingamp

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    With Di Maria, Julian Draxler, Lucas Moura and Javier Pastore in their squad, PSG already have many options out wide in the final third, but Neymar brings an extra level of attacking verve. It looked as if that might be his most notable contribution, with Johnsson saving well to deny him towards the end, but within seconds of that effort Neymar finished Cavani's cutback.
  • Giroud Header Seals Arsenal Win in Season-Opening Thriller

    Giroud Header Seals Arsenal Win in Season-Opening Thriller

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    Aaron Ramsey and Olivier Giroud came off the bench snatch victory from the jaws of defeat for Arsenal , who opened the 2017-18 Premier League season with a topsy-turvy 4-3 thriller against Leicester City . Gabriel and Santi Cazorla are definitely out. The match marks the first time in history that a season has started on a Friday and both sets of fans will be desperate for their team to make a positive start to the new campaign.
  • Mourinho pleased with how Lukaku is fitting in at Man Utd

    Mourinho pleased with how Lukaku is fitting in at Man Utd

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    Mourinho , as is his wont, has married technical excellence with dominant power and they can ask all sorts of questions of teams in the Premier League . We definitely expect them to be better than last season and mount a serious challenge for the title. Romelu Lukaku will score goals for fun, Nemanja Matic is an archetypal Mourinho signing who will add yet more bulk and Victor Lindelof is a talented young centre-back.
  • Yuvraj Singh dropped, Manish Pandey back for ODIs, T20I

    Yuvraj Singh dropped, Manish Pandey back for ODIs, T20I

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    However, this news will send a strong message across to Yuvraj and Raina that they need to keep fighting hard to get a place in the squad . BCCI in a communique announced the 15 member team and also declared talented batsman Rohit Sharma as the deputy to captain Kohli.