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Manchester City and Crystal Palace weigh priorities in FA Cup

City's £27million January signing Gabriel Jesus was given his full debut in the absence of Sergio Aguero, and Kompany said of the 19-year-old Brazilian: "I'm extremely impressed". The 30-year centre back won nearly every battle with Christian Benteke and Loic Remy, helping mark just a fourth clean sheet away at a fellow Premier League side for Pep Guardiola this season. Read More

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´They were heroes´ - Pochettino praises Wycombe

Harry Kane, who could be fit to face Sunderland on Tuesday, missed out with a minor groin problem as Mauricio Pochettino made nine changes from the 2-2 draw against Manchester City , while Wycombe, 70 places below their opponents in the football pyramid, made just one adjustment from their last league encounter, at home to Luton. Read More

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Watch The FA Cup Online

Watch The FA Cup Online

Liverpool have never lost three games in a row under Jürgen Klopp. With the belief coming back, Origi almost made it two in two minutes when he found space in the Wolves six-yard box again, but his shot, this time, was brilliantly kept out by Burgoyne, and that proved to be the last meaningful chance for the home team. Read More

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Teddy Bridgewater likely out for 2017 season

Teddy Bridgewater likely out for 2017 season

Doctors have reportedly told the team that the shortest recovery time for that type of injury is 19 months, which would mean that Bridgewater wouldn't be fully recovered until March of 2018. Bradford did finish the season with respectable numbers, posting an NFL-best 71.6 completion percentage and throwing for a career-high 3,877 yards with 20 passing touchdowns and five interceptions. Read More

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Watch Copa del Rey live online, on TV

The forward shot through Celta's wall, beyond goalkeeper Sergio Alvarez and inside the far post in the 62nd minute to score his first goal in the Copa del Rey since January 2015. According to the French coach, whose Madrid team have only won one of their last five matches all comps, they might have won the game if they had a bit more time. Read More

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Boro set to pull off stunning loan raid for PSG striker Jese

The former Real Madrid man, who cost the French giants £21 million in the summer, has struggled to find his feet in Paris and Karanka has urged Jese to make the decision to join Middlesbrough. He knows this step is really important so he has to be sure". "It's frustrating as a coach and a person". "He's (Snodgrass) a player I like". The club is working well behind the scenes and doing what they have to do. Read More

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Vandeweghe out to stop all-Williams final

There'll be an all-Swiss semifinal in the top half of the men's draw after 17-time major victor Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka won their quarterfinals in straight sets. "We're just so excited". "I thought I was going to maybe make a few rounds". Then-No. 2-seeded Serena edged No. 3-seeded Venus 7-6 (3), 6-2. On the men's side of the tournament , 35-year-old Roger Federer punched his ticket to the finals after beating Stan Wawrinka in five sets. Read More

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Knicks' Kristaps Porzingis selected for Rising Stars Challenge

Porzingis has missed time of late with Achilles woes , but the big fella still averages 19 points, seven rebounds and almost two blocks in 33.7 minutes of play for the Knicks. Rounding out the World Team are Danté Exum (Australia) and Trey Lyles (Canada) of the Utah Jazz, Buddy Hield (Bahamas) of the Pelicans , Domantas Sabonis (Lithuania) of the Oklahoma City Thunder and Dario Saric (Croatia) of the 76ers. Read More

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Ten-man Arsenal win thriller with last-gasp penalty

Ten-man Arsenal win thriller with last-gasp penalty

Last month, fans brainstormed ideas on how the banner might look, and the winning design has taken pride of place at the Emirates for the first time as Arsenal host Burnley. Take a look at what went down. "So if it is a bad tackle then it is a red card". "That's an unfortunate twist of fate that's for sure. He's offside, simple as that". Read More

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Aus Open: Birthday girl Kerber advances after a minor hiccup

German Kerber squandered a 2-0 lead in the second set as her plucky 21-year-old compatriot swung hard at every ball and the champion's serve crumbled in the tiebreak. Eighth seed Svetlana Kuznetsova beat Jamiee Fourlis, 6-2, 6-1. "I'm always playing on my birthday - always in Australia", said Kerber, who had her major breakthrough here a year ago by beating Serena Williams in the final. Read More

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Phil Jackson Asks Carmelo Anthony if He Wants to Remain a Knick

Phil Jackson Asks Carmelo Anthony if He Wants to Remain a Knick

Then he said that he's back off his desire to have input in personnel decisions. Just when you think that this Knicks season could not have gotten any worst, this video pretty much summarizes the Knicks season as a whole thus far. But what is their most-hated thing about living in NY? As indicated by both rumors and reports stemming from the meeting, Anthony clearly expressed his interest to remain in NY going forward. Read More

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Federation Internationale de Football Association to take decision on Matip on Friday

Federation Internationale de Football Association to take decision on Matip on Friday

For me, not a lawyer or a legal person, it is pretty hard. The Cameroonian centre back has been the subject of a dispute between the Cameroon FA and his club over his non-involvement in this month's Africa Cup of Nations, leaving his availability in question as Federation Internationale de Football Association pontificate over the legitimacy of his global retirement. Read More

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Cowboys Elliott seeks 'closure' on domestic violence probe

Elliott's comments come at a time when the National Football League is sending follow-up questions to Elliott about the assault accusations he faced in July from his ex-girlfriend, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN . Elliott is answering those inquiries, though resolution is expected to come after the season, with any potential punishment to be levied for the 2017 campaign. Read More

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Real's unbeaten run ends at Sevilla

Real's unbeaten run ends at Sevilla

It was the teams' second meeting in four days at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan after an enthralling 3-3 draw in the Copa del Rey last 16 on Thursday, but until the 85th minute this clash failed to live up to the drama of that tie. Victory takes Sevilla to within two points of Real at the top of the table, but Madrid also have a game in hand. Until the final five minutes Real had looked defensively solid as boss Zinedine Zidane switched to a back three to match up with Sevilla's favoured ... Read More

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Football to pay tribute to former Watford manager Graham Taylor

Failure to qualify to the World Cup in 1994 overshadowed Taylor who was consistently undermined and, more than that, was subject to a vicious hate campaign by the tabloid press who made his position untenable. Because all he was doing was doing his job - just as every manager does at their club - and Graham Taylor was doing it for his country. But it was at club level where he enjoyed most success after making his name in management with Watford and then Villa. Read More

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West Ham determined not to lose Chelsea target Michail Antonio

Although his contribution has been minimum, the former Marseille striker has publicly declared he finds himself well at Chelsea and under Antonio Conte's guidance. Leicester could have Andy King and Jamie Vardy available after they missed the 2-1 FA Cup win over Everton last weekend through illness, but Algerian duo Riyad Mahrez and Islam Slimani remain unavailable due to their global obligations. Read More

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Jordy Nelson suffered

Jordy Nelson suffered "atleast two fractured ribs" against New York Giants

The Packers did just fine without Nelson on Sunday, but it's a big blow to the Packers offense. Nelson leapt to catch the high pass from Aaron Rodgers and was hit on his left side by Giants defensive back Leon Hall. He tied a league record in the playoffs with three touchdown receptions. Against the Giants, Allison only had one catch for eight yards. Being without their number one receiver is an added challenge for Green Bay, but that's not to say it is an unattainable one, particularly ... Read More

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Chelsea recall Nathan Ake from Bournemouth

Chelsea recall Nathan Ake from Bournemouth

Ake's spell at Bournemouth was his third spell away from Chelsea - he also represented Championship side Reading in 2015. "He's shown he deserves to stay at a great team like Chelsea ". The Dutchman believes the experience at the Vitality Stadium can only serve him well as Antonio Conte's squad look to maintain their place at the top of the Premier League. Read More

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