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That opening weekend loss to Burnley aside, it has been a ideal start for Chelsea , with three successive league wins followed by a 6-0 thrashing of Qarabag in the Champions League on Tuesday. "Then, during the game, I think the best team wins". And the 26-year-old certainly looks to be in decent shape as he gets ready to help Chelsea try and beat Arsenal for the first time since last season.
  • Canelo Alvarez-Gennady Golovkin Weigh-In Results & Video

    Canelo Alvarez-Gennady Golovkin Weigh-In Results & Video

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    I think maybe a decision, maybe a short fight - this is boxing. Golovkin is one of the best conditioned athletes in the sport. Alvarez also expects a hard fight. But this is a real fight, with Golovkin's titles at stake and a lot more. Oddsmakers in this gambling city have made Golovkin a slight 7-5 favorite, but the fighters themselves say anything could happen.
  • Eden Hazard: What I really think about Chelsea's new signings

    Eden Hazard: What I really think about Chelsea's new signings

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    Hazard is yet to start a game for Chelsea this season after after suffering an ankle ligament injury while on worldwide duty earlier in June. "He needs time to recover", Conte said. There is at least a boost for Chelsea in terms of Eden Hazard , with Conte coy yet positive on the player's possible start come the vital Premier League game against Arsenal on the weekend.
  • Hurricane Jose's looping path may bring it back toward Bahamas and US

    Hurricane Jose's looping path may bring it back toward Bahamas and US

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    This morning, Jose was moving west-northwest at about 8 miles per hour. The latest projections show Jose about 100 miles south of Nantucket Wednesday morning, with winds blowing at 70 miles per hour, just below hurricane strength. The National Weather Service office in Newport/Morehead City in its extended forecast calls for possible tropical storm conditions Monday night .
  • Guardiola Says, Toure Is Important To City

    Guardiola Says, Toure Is Important To City

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    Toure will be hoping for his first game of the season when Manchester City travel to Vicarage Road to keep a date with Watford in Saturday's English Premier League encounter. "It is easy when you play with quality players, intelligent players like them". Pep Guardiola revealed Vincent Kompany is back in training ahead of City's trip to Watford.
  • Isco signs new Real Madrid contract

    Isco signs new Real Madrid contract

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    Brazil left-back Marcelo also signed a contract extension at Real until 2022 earlier in the week. Brought from Malaga at the start of the 2013-2014 season, Isco has scored 34 goals, made 46 assists from 197 matches in all competitions, with three achievements of Champions League titles, one La Liga title, three European Super Cup trophies, two titles of the FIFA World Club world, a Copa del Rey title and a Spanish Super Cup trophy.
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    Jose Mourinho: "Luke Shaw is not injured any more"

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    Pogba, who has played every minute of United's Premier League games to date, limped out of the 3-0 Champions League win over Basel on Tuesday on 19 minutes with a torn hamstring. " I don't know how many [games], but we are going to play without Pogba for a few matches but we have other players ". Herrera, Fellaini, Carrick, they are waiting for a real chance to start matches.
  • Atlanta Falcons vs Packers: Week 2 Staff predictions

    Atlanta Falcons vs Packers: Week 2 Staff predictions

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    I thought our pursuit and finish as a unit was outstanding and that's what I'm looking for moving forward. "Maybe an opportunity or two for some big ones to him. The Packers must protect Aaron Rodgers this week before the first game played in the Mercedes-Benz stadium begins to look like last season's NFC Championship.
  • Real Madrid extends Isco's contract until end of 2022 season

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    Remember - we had to reduce gap to the top-four sides, now we're fighting again to reduce the gap with these type of clubs in the Champions League . "He's the best in the world", Real manager Zidane said about Ronaldo. "In the 89th minute of the game the player (12) Vieira Da Silva Junior, Marcelo , was sent off for the following reason: kicking an opponent in the back, with the ball well away from the action", Hernandez Hernandez wrote.
  • Former Juventus star Pogba in trouble due to hamstring injury

    Former Juventus star Pogba in trouble due to hamstring injury

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    Shaw has been involved in Manchester United's Under-23 matches in recent weeks and has also been training with the senior squad over the last few weeks. Expanding later in the media conference, Mourinho continued: "We have players and we have players waiting for an opportunity". Pogba, who has played a key role in United's unbeaten start to the new Premier League season, was pictured leaving Old Trafford after the game on crutches.
  • Pep Guardiola: 'Manchester City need Yaya Toure'

    Pep Guardiola: 'Manchester City need Yaya Toure'

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    Pep Guardiola revealed Vincent Kompany is back in training ahead of City's trip to Watford . "We need him", Guardiola told reporters at his pre-match media conference. Guardiola admitted that the game against Watford will be hard owing to their UEFA Champions League exhaustions. "He is part of the group". "You are the lucky guys who saw the first game, for the first team for Manchester City , of this guy".
  • Broncos DE Jared Crick (back) placed on IR, facing surgery, report says

    Broncos DE Jared Crick (back) placed on IR, facing surgery, report says

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    In his nine-year career Rubin has totaled 413 tackles, 15 sacks, a pair of interceptions, six forced fumbles and one fumble recovery. In Crick's absence, Adam Gotsis - who had his best game in his two seasons with the Broncos against the Chargers - and Shelby Harris will get plenty of playing time with Derek Wolfe at the defensive end spots.
  • Raiders T Penn agrees to two-year extension

    Raiders T Penn agrees to two-year extension

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    Oakland Raiders tackle Donald Penn , seen in December 2016. The Raiders can retain a top-tier left tackle a little while longer. Penn, Kelechi Osemele, Rodney Hudson and Gabe Jackson are contracted through the 2019 season. The 6-foot-4, 315-pound Penn was on the field for all offensive snaps in the Raiders' 26-13 season-opening win against the Tennessee Titans. The veteran held out deep into training camp while seeking a new deal before returning August 23.
  • Singapore will favour Ferrari/Red Bull, says Mercedes

    Singapore will favour Ferrari/Red Bull, says Mercedes

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    Race lap record: Daniel Ricciardo (Australia) Red Bull , 2016. Hamilton leads Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel by three points at the top of the championship, but with the tight and twisting nature of the street course in Singapore expected to suit the Italian marque well, another swing in momentum could occur.
  • Modest start for Aditi Ashok in Evian Championships

    Modest start for Aditi Ashok in Evian Championships

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    Starting afresh, the US Women's Open Champion made the most of the reprieve and shot an eight-under-par 63 to lead after the first round of the women's final major of the season. "Everything was fine yesterday. Putted well and I am delighted with the score". Within 10 minutes, the view went from picture ideal to apocalyptic.
  • Real Madrid keen to sign Arsenal star

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    The former Gunners defender hailed the display of the Chilean, whose goal put his side in the lead for the first time in the match. Real Madrid have apparently been in contact with the 28-year-old, who is thought to be interested in a return to Spain.
  • Man United's Jose Mourinho unclear on severity of Paul Pogba injury

    Man United's Jose Mourinho unclear on severity of Paul Pogba injury

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    We miss Pogba, we need him. The French global underwent scans on Wednesday to determine the extent of the damage. After an up and down first season back at the club, Pogba has started the current campaign well, with a calmer confidence in his game and without the pressure to create something every time he touches the ball.
  • Bengals fire offensive coordinator Ken Zampese

    Bengals fire offensive coordinator Ken Zampese

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    Bill Lazor was immediately promoted to offensive coordinator, and will serve the remainder of the season in that position. As first reported by NFL Network's Ian Rapoport , the Bengals are firing Zampese on Friday . Zampese has been with the team since 2003, spending 20013 through 2015 as the quarterbacks coaching seeing Jon Kitna , Carson Palmer , and Dalton go through the system.
  • RB Leipzig star Timo Werner targets

    RB Leipzig star Timo Werner targets "big club" amid Man City links

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    The European goal machine scored a stunning 21 goals in 31 league games last term, and has already started this season with a bang by finding the net four times in five appearances across all competitions. Werner has converted 30% of his chances so far in the Bundesliga and as well as being their leading goalscorer he has also created the joint-highest number of chances in their squad with six.
  • Snapped: Chelsea try out freaky training techniques ahead of Arsenal clash

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    Linked to Real Madrid among others, the Belgian worldwide was being quizzed about Chelsea's potential status as a Champions League favourite. On winning the Ballon d'Or in his career, Hazard said "why not? I don't play for that". If the deal isn't struck by next summer, the Blues may decide it is time to cash in on the much-admired Hazard. They report there's an optimism that a new deal could be signed in the next few weeks, and Chelsea could be more protected from the winger's ...