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Sports Man City's Fernandinho wary of Everton danger-man Rooney
Author: 0 Man City's Fernandinho wary of Everton danger-man Rooney

The sides drew 1-1 at the Etihad Stadium in a game that City dominated but failed to win, with Sergio Aguero and Kevin De Bruyne both missing penalties, while the Toffees won 4-0 at Goodison Park in January. "There's always pressure here to win something", he added. He started with a back three but I think even he was getting bored, so switched to a back four with Dominic Calvert-Lewin moving forward.

Sports Deportivo La Coruña 0-3 Real Madrid
Author: 0 Deportivo La Coruña 0-3 Real Madrid

Deportivo continued to threaten, however, with Andone heading over the crossbar from close range in the 37th minute, while Bakkali was causing problems to the champions with his pace and trickery in a wide position. Andone, who was the home team's biggest threat on the night, had another decent chance five minutes from time, but the striker fired straight at Navas.

Sports Why Anquan Boldin is leaving the NFL
Author: 0 Why Anquan Boldin is leaving the NFL

The Buffalo Bills signed Boldin earlier this month. Bills general manager Brandon Beane confirmed Boldin's retirement to The Associated Press on Sunday. He was an important part of the 2012 Ravens team that won Super Bowl XLVII. The 36-year-old spent the first seven years of his professional career suiting up for the Cardinals.

Sports Rookie Conner stars in Steelers' 17-13 win over Falcons
Author: 0 Rookie Conner stars in Steelers' 17-13 win over Falcons

Reggie Davis keeps showing up in the games for Atlanta. He's listed as questionable to play in today's game , although starting QB #Ben Roethlisberger may get on the field a bit. Will the Steelers cover the point spread this afternoon when they host the Falcons as a home underdog at 4:00PM ET? Nose tackle Grady Jarrett showed his relentless pressure, while rookie linebacker Duke Riley had a pair of strong tackles working with the starters.

Sports Liverpool unlikely to sign top 23-year-old attacker, claims insider
Author: 0 Liverpool unlikely to sign top 23-year-old attacker, claims insider

The Ligue 1 club have already strengthened their attack with the world-record signing of Neymar from Barcelona and are reportedly open to selling Draxler as he is surplus to requirements. And with Alexis Sanchez not committing his long-term future to the Gunners, an offer is said to be on its way for Draxler. However, with Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho frustrated in his pursuit of Inter Milan winger Ivan Perisic, his search for a left-sided midfielder could take him to Draxler, ...

Sports Huddersfield beats Newcastle to make it two in two
Author: 0 Huddersfield beats Newcastle to make it two in two

The result followed last weekend's home defeat to Tottenham Hotspur . Having destroyed Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park on the opening day of the season, this result further encouraged hopes that Huddersfield can establish themselves at English football's top table.

Sports McGregor backs Horn's Pacquiao victory, Mayweather laughs at his credentials
Author: 0 McGregor backs Horn's Pacquiao victory, Mayweather laughs at his credentials

As we're now less than a week away from the biggest event in combat sport history, you can expect a hell of a lot more promotion and talking to be done in a short amount of time. "I wouldn't count a fight like this as a "fight". There's no spars here. Mayweather uncle Jeff Mayweather said over and over again in recent weeks that this fight is going to be like his nephew's fight with Arturo Gatti many years ago.

Sports Rob Gronkowski plays in preseason game for first time since 2012
Author: 0 Rob Gronkowski plays in preseason game for first time since 2012

He played well, breaking up 2 passes and stopping 3 more. The team's running backs looked great in small spaces and looked agile in their routes, as well as in running plays. On a simple dump pass over the middle, D'Onta Foreman scooted 63 yards down to the Patriots' 4. However, New England wasn't done yet as they were able to go on a 10 play drive for 83 yards and a touchdown.

Sports Did Magic Johnson and the Lakers illegally recruit Paul George?
Author: 0 Did Magic Johnson and the Lakers illegally recruit Paul George?

The Pacers traded him after George told them he planned to leave IN as a free agent next summer. Lakers Owner Jeanie Buss , General Manager Rob Pelinka and President Magic Johnson have been contacted by an independent investigator and have been asked to give potential correspondence between them and George, his agent and his parents.

Sports Barca honour terror attack victims in Betis win
Author: 0 Barca honour terror attack victims in Betis win

However, Barcelona have confirmed that the Belgium worldwide was back in training on Friday morning as Ernesto Valverde's players continued the preparation for the first La Liga encounter of the new season against Betis. A minute's silence was held prior to the start of play at Edgbaston in the second Test between England and the West Indies. Uruguayan forward Luis Suárez was among the Barcelona players to express his sympathies on Twitter with the post: "Very shocked for what ...

Sports Leicester City v Brighton & Hove Albion
Author: 0 Leicester City v Brighton & Hove Albion

But although Brighton showed plenty of endeavour in the closing stages, they rarely threatened to claw their way back into the contest and the only worry for Leicester was that Vardy limped off with a foot injury shortly before the final whistle.

Sports Umpires across Major League Baseball wear white wristbands in protest
Author: 0 Umpires across Major League Baseball wear white wristbands in protest

These attacks? A reference to Ian Kinsler's comments from earlier in the week following a confrontation with umpire Angel Hernandez during Monday's game against the Texas Rangers . Like Ausmus, Kinsler wouldn't go into details on how much his fine was from Major League Baseball. "He needs to re-evaluate his career choice, he really does".

Sports Huddersfield defeat Newcastle to maintain winning Premier League start
Author: 0 Huddersfield defeat Newcastle to maintain winning Premier League start

Therefore, speculation surrounding a move to the Premier League has intensified in recent weeks though, according to Estadio Deportivo, Newcastle United may be left frustrated once again in a sluggish transfer window . Signs of "We are Premier League" were proudly displayed outside the ground and former players, such as ex-England global Frank Worthington, savoured the occasion in the stands.

Sports Steelers thought they'd reach long-term deal with Le'Veon Bell by deadline
Author: 0 Steelers thought they'd reach long-term deal with Le'Veon Bell by deadline

As a franchise tagged player Bell can't gain any more money or years on a contract for this season. Tom Pelissero of the NFL Network previously reported the same $12 million annual figure for Pittsburgh's offer. According to the article, Bell wants $15 million per season. There's some good news for the Steelers . But then Bell nixed the deal. If that were to happen, he'd earn a 20 percent increase up to $14.544 million in 2018.

Author: 0 Pomeranz thriving as Red Sox face Yankees

After Green walked Jackie Bradley Jr. on four pitches, Girardi turned to Kahnle. City officials and Red Sox leaders apologized profusely to Jones, and he received a standing ovation from the Fenway crowd when he came to bat the next day.

Sports SEA Games: Dynamic, colorful show opens KL 2017
Author: 0 SEA Games: Dynamic, colorful show opens KL 2017

Sultan Muhammad V then proceeded to officially open this year's edition of the SEA Games. Fans watched video messages from Malaysia's badminton and squash stars Lee Chong Wei and Nicol David, who are busy with world championships commitments, and cheered the succession of marching bands.

Sports Quick facts on Sir Colin Meads' stellar career
Author: 0 Quick facts on Sir Colin Meads' stellar career

In 133 matches for the All Blacks between 1957 and 1971, the former King Country lock played 55 tests and became recognised throughout the world as the face of New Zealand rugby. He was held responsible by many Australians for ending the career of Wallabies scrumhalf Ken Catchpole in 1968 when he wrenched his leg at a ruck, causing a serious injury.

Sports Given start at quarterback, Jets' Christian Hackenberg fails to take flight
Author: 0 Given start at quarterback, Jets' Christian Hackenberg fails to take flight

Stafford's first throw would be an 18-yard completion to Golden Tate setting up another Lions first down. McCown, a veteran who went 3-for-4 for 72 yards in his only series in last Saturday's preseason opener against the Tennessee Titans , fully participated in warmups, but surprisingly ended up on the bench for the duration of the game.

Sports Cardinals Nearly Blow Big Lead, Hang on to Beat Pirates 11-10
Author: 0 Cardinals Nearly Blow Big Lead, Hang on to Beat Pirates 11-10

Louis Cardinals at PNC Park. The win keeps the Cards a game and a half back of the Central Division leading Cubs. After starter Carlos Martinez left the game having pitched seven innings and allowing three runs, the bullpen almost coughed up an eight run lead.