• Predicted Everton lineup against Stoke City; six new signings to start

    Predicted Everton lineup against Stoke City; six new signings to start

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    Hughes, meanwhile, will hope that his side can spring an opening day upset and get themselves off to a better start than last season when it took them until October to register their first league win. And - against a Stoke side that are historically bad starters - a home win looks a good bet for Rooney and Ronald Koeman's men. Everton have enjoyed a positive head-to-head record against the Potters too.
  • Man Utd legend Neville blasts Kolasinac in winning Arsenal debut

    Man Utd legend Neville blasts Kolasinac in winning Arsenal debut

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    The arrival of £25 million striker Kelechi Iheanacho has provided another dimension to Leicester's attacking threats, although the Nigerian global is expected to be eased into action by Shakespeare, especially as his ankle knock on his pre-season debut cut short his much-needed game time .
  • Borussia Dortmund Confirm Barcelona Bid For Ousmane Dembele Rejected

    Borussia Dortmund Confirm Barcelona Bid For Ousmane Dembele Rejected

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    Coutinho, on the other hand, has been the one of the Reds' best player since Luis Suarez' departure and played a key role in the club's top 4 finish last season. "We will obviously sanction him for this", sporting director Michael Zorc said . Dortmund later confirmed that the player would be given a fine and be suspended for their DfB Pokal cup match against non-league Rielasingen this weekend.
  • "Bavaria" for the sixth time won the super Cup of Germany

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    Dortmund goalkeeper Burki saved from Joshua Kimmich in the shoot-out but opposite number Sven Ulreich denied Sebastian Rode and Marc Bartra to ensure the Bundesliga champions lifted the first silverware of the season. "We have talked a lot with the coach and the players in the past few days. Today was important as we played like Bayern Munich again". "We will do everything in our power to ensure, and are optimistic, that all the problems will be resolved by the start of the ...
  • Joe Root shows class as South Africa come out fighting

    Joe Root shows class as South Africa come out fighting

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    It had been a testing decision for Root to bat first after winning the toss . The Manchester weather could still play a part over the final three days. Root reached the 5,000 landmark on Friday when he pushed Morne Morkel through extra-cover for three, moving from 45 to 48. De Kock's crestfallen expression brought to mind that of Mark Boucher after dropping Nasser Hussain at Trent Bridge in 1998.
  • Inter try to end Man United's Ivan Perisic hopes

    Inter try to end Man United's Ivan Perisic hopes

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    But the delay over the move highlights the struggles Mourinho's side have encountered getting deals over the line this summer. We have important players injured for a long time and they will be back by the end of the year, so our squad is not so big.
  • Harry Winks describes Tottenham youth ace as a top player

    Harry Winks describes Tottenham youth ace as a top player

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    Mauricio Pochettino is yet to make his move in the transfer market, the only Premier League with a blank in the incomings column, as reported interest in Jeremy Toljan and Ross Barkley is yet to result in anything concrete. "We must know that we have to work very hard to rebuild the situation". "It's rare to play against someone so soon after they leave but it will be nice to see him and catch up".
  • Ravens' David Olson signing is not biggest deterrent to Colin Kaepernick deal

    Ravens' David Olson signing is not biggest deterrent to Colin Kaepernick deal

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    On Friday, the Ravens announced they had signed quarterback David Olson . Coach John Harbaugh said it might be a week, and Flacco agreed after his teammates walked off the field Friday. Kaepernick's offensive coordinator with the 49ers was Greg Roman, who is now an assistant with the Ravens. If Flacco's absence becomes extended, that increases the chances of Baltimore signing Kaepernick.
  • Dallas Cowboy Lucky Whitehead wanted by Prince William police

    Dallas Cowboy Lucky Whitehead wanted by Prince William police

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    Whitehead was accused of taking less than $200 worth of items from a convenience store. Whitehead failed to appear for his arraignment for the incident on July 6, which led to a subsequent charge, according to police records. With league punishment yet to be handed down, this won't be the last of the Cowboys' off-field antics we hear about... Whitehead only has nine catches in his two-year career with the Cowboys, which might explain why Garrett and the Cowboys are adopting this ...
  • Boston Celtics Big Winners In Kyrie Irving News

    Boston Celtics Big Winners In Kyrie Irving News

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    With this change of heart and sudden availability, should the Denver Nuggets pursue a trade for Irving? In order for a trade featuring Anthony for Irving to work for the Cavaliers, they'd need to find a way to clear up some additional cap space.
  • Lawyers in Pakistan call for countrywide strike to seek Sharif's resignation

    Lawyers in Pakistan call for countrywide strike to seek Sharif's resignation

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    The JIT report has noted some major discrepancies in the documents submitted by Sharif's children. "We have been waiting for them since day one to come forward and provide the money trail", he said, adding that the court would decide the case on the basis of evidence and that it was not bound by the findings of the JIT.
  • Matthews sprints to stage 16 win, Froome maintains lead in the wind

    Matthews sprints to stage 16 win, Froome maintains lead in the wind

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    Sunweb rode hard in the first climb of the day as Kittel was dropped, making sure he would not come back, and they collected their third win in four stages after Matthews won stage 14 and Frenchman Warren Barguil prevailed on stage 13. It all went out the window with the crosswinds on Stage 16. Behind Froome - who maintains a slender 18-second advantage of Italian national champion Fabio Aru - there were changes in top 10 at Martin's expense.
  • Trump administration announces additional H2B visas

    Trump administration announces additional H2B visas

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    The H-2B program allows workers from places like Mexico and Guatemala to come to the USA, work for a few months at a government-set prevailing wage, and then return to their home countries, only to repeat the process the following year. The government generally offers 66,000 such visas a year. "Temporary workers at seasonal resorts as well as in landscaping, seafood harvesting and processing are among those eligible".
  • Australia ready to do a trade deal, Malcolm Turnbull says

    Australia ready to do a trade deal, Malcolm Turnbull says

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    During a speech in London on Monday (UK time), Mr Turnbull highlighted the importance of the "sensible centre" - a phrase first used by his predecessor Tony Abbott - and went on to claim the LNP was "not conservative ". "Your post-Brexit Britain will be a Britain with big horizons, big opportunities, free trade, open markets. that is the future, that is where our prosperity has been delivered and I know that is where your prosperity in the future will come", he said.