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Sports EPL: Liverpool 1-1 Newcastle United at St James' Park
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England striker Daniel Sturridge has scored seven goals in seven starts against Newcastle . "I wouldn't say it was comfortable but we made it as easy as we could", Iwobi said. "(Manchester) United had around £50million more every year, but people said I had to compete against them every year. We are still confident. "He demands standards, he is not afraid to ask questions and is a reminder that leadership is always an important quality".

Sports Romelu Lukaku equals Manchester United record with goal vs Crystal Palace
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The Belgian striker has been in red-hot form for United, scoring 10 times in nine appearances, while playing 90 minutes in each of those matches. Success in the EFL Cup and Europa League confirmed that this serial victor was still capable of bringing success to a club even in a season littered with unforeseen obstacles, but this now looks like a Mourinho team beginning to click into top gear.

Sports Stars Play-by-Play Announcer Dave Strader Dies
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He was part of NBC's broadcast team during the 2014 Olympics in Sochi, Russia, and the 2006 Winter Games in Torino, Italy. Strader joined the Stars in the 2015-16 season, but received his cancer diagnosis following that season. That game, of course, featured the Red Wings and Blackhawks, so it was a thrill to hear The Voice here in Detroit again. "Everyone who knew him, and everyone who was able to listen to him call games, is saddened to learn about the passing of Dave Strader ", Stars ...

Sports MENCS: Kyle Busch King of the Monster at Dover
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I anticipated them being cuss words, and they were. But the son of a NASCAR Hall of Fame driver simply could not find his way out of a thicket of traffic and Kyle Busch was ready to pounce. Afterward, Gordon approached Newman on pit road and made an offhanded remark that Newman had cost Elliott the win. Newman , who finished a lap down in 13th, was one of the drivers that held up Elliott down the stretch and contributed to his collapse.

Sports Violence erupts as Catalans vote on a referendum for independence from Spain
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Ahead of the vote, United Nations human rights experts had cautioned Spain not to "violate fundamental individual rights" by blocking the Catalan government's referendum . Catalonia's regional president, Carles Puigdemont , responded to the tweet , saying "thank you very much. for you commitment against violence and for your call for political dialogue".

Sports Ancelotti sacked by Bayern Munich, replacement pending
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Carlo Ancelotti has been sacked by Bayern Munich following their 3-0 Champions League defeat at the hands of Paris St Germain. It is reported Ancelotti will be summoned to explain his selection and tactics to president Uli Hoeness and chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge in the wake of the damaging defeat to the Ligue 1 side.

Author: 0 Second director resigns over Las Palmas chaos and Catalonia vote

Pique was also critical of the Spanish government and Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy for their handling of the referendum. But when the club's request was rejected by the Madrid-based Liga de Futbol Profesional, Barca took the remarkable step of playing the top-flight fixture in an empty Nou Camp - winning 3-0.

Sports Doug Baldwin (groin) to 'try' playing for Seahawks on Sunday night
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Two series later, they erupted again as J.D. McKissic's 30-yard touchdown run capped a 75-yard drive that put the Seahawks up 25-18. The Colts' run defense had been a major strength through the first three weeks, but the Seahawks ran wild for 194 yards on 5.9 yards per carry on Sunday night.

Sports NFL Week Four Match Up: 49ers at Cardinals
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If Jones picks up at least one sack against the 49ers, he would extend his streak of games with at least one to six games, which dates back to last season. "He's the best I've ever seen and I've seen some really good ones", Palmer said of Fitzgerald, who until the TD grab had only caught three passes for 13 yards in the game.

Sports Weather forces women's open into fifth day
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Play was halted due to unplayable course conditions following heavy rains in the area. After three weather delays on Sunday due to heavy rain and unsafe conditions, play was finally called at 5:16 pm, local time. It was always going to be the one who handled the mentality testing wind and rain best that would likely prevail, and so it was that Henderson was that person, collecting her fifth LPGA title in the process.

Sports Texas Students Kicked Off Football Team After Protesting During National Anthem
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Their U.S. Marine Corps veteran coach didn't like this so much, as he said they had an agreement before the game that the national anthem was not the right place to protest. "That just doesn't fly and they knew that", he told the paper. I don't have a problem with you protesting. Mitchem said he supported the pair and their protest, but not the method or place.

Sports He will deal with them: Hazard ready for Man City - Conte
Author: 0 He will deal with them: Hazard ready for Man City - Conte

Wayne Bridge admits that he has been impressed by Alvaro Morata's fast start to life at Chelsea following his move from Real Madrid in the summer. It's important to understand when there is the room to travel, to go to see a game or other situations. "When you have good players it's more simple to find this link, to find this combination, to play together very well", Conte said.

Sports Ahmed Hegazi features in West Bromwich Albion's draw with Watford
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He was put clear by an excellent through ball from Grzegorz Krychowiak and Rondon barged his past Christian Kabasele. "If he plays the player then the ball stays still". Watford fans were left baffled by Marco Silva's decision to drop Andre Gray. The 22-year-old, who joined Watford from Chelsea during the summer on a permanent deal for around £5.5m, was obviously keeping tabs on his new side's fairing during their Premier League clash from his hospital bed, and seemed delighted that the ...

Sports Presidents Cup in deep trouble
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But when Hoffman chipped in for birdie from 65 feet on the 17th hole, setting off a wild celebration, the American dream of clinching on Saturday seemed destined to come true. Mickelson has played in all 12 Presidents Cups since the event was created in 1994 and improved his career record to 24 wins, 16 losses and 13 halves.

Sports Romelu Lukaku Facing Surprise Late Fitness Test Ahead of Crystal Palace Game
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The Treble-winning skipper and Ireland assistant boss watched United produce another emphatic display as they thrashed CSKA Moscow 4-1 in Russian Federation last night. Martial is a wildcard who will excel in a Champions League that lacks the kind of meaty tackles that often halts his progress in the English Premier League, while Lukaku is a forward who is relishing his chance to finally strut his stuff in Europe's elite competition.

Sports Baltimore Ravens fans boo players for praying before national anthem
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The fans poured boos down upon their favorite players, about to face off against the team's blood rivals, as they knelt for the moment in prayer. Le'Veon Bell ran for 144 yards with two touchdowns and the Pittsburgh Steelers took over sole possession of first place in the AFC North with 26-9 victory over the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday at M&T Bank Stadium.

Sports Dettori wins record 5th Arc as Enable caps brilliant season
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Last year's third-place Arc finisher, Order of St George , finished fourth in this renewal-the best showing of trainer Aidan O'Brien's five starters-and Brametot , victor of the Qipco Prix du Jockey Club (G1) came in fifth. Gosden said: "She's probably the best we've got. It would be wonderful to go to the opening of the new Longchamp and try to do it again". Longchamp will reopen for the 2018 season.

Sports Liverpool players understood Coutinho desire - Wijnaldum
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Jürgen Klopp seemed torn between defiance and anxiety after a 1-1 draw at Newcastle United left his Liverpool side in seventh place, seven points behind the leaders, Manchester City . Newcastle could be the ideal club for him and we've identified three reasons why he's flawless for the job. As much as I hope that will happen at the weekend, we come up against a manager who is very tactically astute.

Sports Malaysian Grand Prix: Victorious Verstappen, Hamilton second
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One of the more entertaining, and eventually defining battles on the day was between Hamilton and Verstappen, with the Dutchman overtaking the Mercedes into Turn One on Lap 4 before maintaining a healthy gap. Daniel Ricciardo has +900 odds to win this race and he comes in as the defending champion. "Obviously the race wasn't going on so it wasn't intentional for either of us".