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Sports I don't regret staying at Atletico, Says Antoine Griezmann
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Griezmann has angered some Atletico fans by publicly flirting with a move away before agreeing to stay and signing an improved contract when the club's appeal against a transfer ban was rejected in June. Despite the doom and gloom, Atletico have only lost one game in 17 in all competitions this season. Not turning draws into wins has been particularly punishing in the Champions League as Atletico have dominated twice against Qarabag and away to Roma on matchday one for the reward of just ...

Sports Monreal offers Arsenal fans hope over contract rebels Ozil, Alexis
Author: 0 Monreal offers Arsenal fans hope over contract rebels Ozil, Alexis

Cologne are winless and bottom of the Bundesliga after a 1-0 defeat at Mainz on Sunday and will be without vice-captain Jonas Hector due to a knee injury. 'I can't say much about it. The situation is clear. MESUT OZIL has the fire back in his belly following his Man of the Match performance against rivals Tottenham.

Sports White Sox spring training schedule announced
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The Sox play the Cubs in Mesa on February 27 and March 10. Tickets for all games at Salt River Fields are priced at $13 (lawn seating) and $24 to $40 (grandstand). start on March 25 against the Brewers, their final Cactus League game. In the eighth season of the shared Salt River Fields with the Arizona Diamondbacks the Rockies will host 16 games.

Sports Jamie Carragher slams Dele Alli's North London derby performance
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Mesut Ozil put on a Man of the Match display providing an assist for the opening goal and Alexis Sanchez netted his sides second. "I am convinced they love the club and love the team, but all the rest will be decided - when?" 'You look at the Spurs players and think, come on, you have got to step up, now is the time'.

Sports Minnesota Vikings vs. Detroit Lions live stream: How to watch
Author: 0 Minnesota Vikings vs. Detroit Lions live stream: How to watch

They end up winning two games heading into the Thanksgiving week that gave the offense the spark they needed. So far Murray hasn't been putting up the numbers he's capable of, but it'll be interesting to see what he does on Thursday. But the defense will once again be crucial in this game, as Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford has lead his team to the fifth-ranked position in the league in terms of points scored (27.1 per game).

Sports Detroit Pistons are good, but far from contenders at this point
Author: 0 Detroit Pistons are good, but far from contenders at this point

Irving delivered 10 of his points in overtime, single-handedly pulling Boston clear of Dallas in the decisive phase of the game. Cleveland won the game 116-88. "But we just came out and executed. It's a pretty big step for us". "We just have been playing well of late", James said. "I think Kev did a great job helping me out with Reggie and blitz those (ball screens) and I helped from behind and everybody was ready for those rolls with Drummond and we stopped them right away".

Sports Former teammate on Winston allegations: 'Just not true'
Author: 0 Former teammate on Winston allegations: 'Just not true'

Head coach Dirk Koetter told reporters that Winston is not ready to return for the Sunday game against the Atlanta Falcons . Winston, who missed the past two games, has been battling a sprained AC joint in his right shoulder since Week 6.

Sports Players joined West Brom (& Chelsea) fans chanting for Pulis sack
Author: 0 Players joined West Brom (& Chelsea) fans chanting for Pulis sack

Pulis was the latest man to be removed from his post after a pretty terrible run of form which has seen West Brom pick up just two wins in the Premier League so far this season. "My remit was to develop the squad and ensure we delivered results which would in turn improve the club's financial position", he said. However, that proved to be the turning point for West Brom's results under Pulis, and since reaching that threshold the Baggies have won just three Premier League matches, ...

Sports Apoel Nicosia v Real Madrid
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Their scoring record under increasing scrutiny, it could be the ideal opportunity for Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema to rediscover their touch. In his pre-match press conference , he said,"They're a good team and they've have proved that".

Sports Sri Lanka escape with a draw in Kolkata
Author: 0 Sri Lanka escape with a draw in Kolkata

Kohli went on to signal Shastri to send a player with the message. Chandimal had nice words for Lankan pacer Suranga Lakmal, who returned figures of 7/119 from the match. Kumar will miss the next two Tests while Dhawan is only available for the final game in Delhi. "It hasn't been a long journey yet", Kohli said at the post-match presentation ceremony after the first Test between India and Sri Lanka ended in a draw.

Sports Spurs head coach Mauricio Pochettino: 'No imminent return for Erik Lamela'
Author: 0 Spurs head coach Mauricio Pochettino: 'No imminent return for Erik Lamela'

Manchester United are interested in bringing Tottenham Hotspur left-back Danny Rose to Old Trafford as part of a £40 million deal which could see Luke Shaw move in the other direction. The criticism that has tracked Pochettino and his players centres on their away record against fellow members of the Premier League's big six. Moreover, there is the thing about the trophies - or the lack of them.

Sports RandBall: More to Butler's free throws than just a miss?
Author: 0 RandBall: More to Butler's free throws than just a miss?

The Timberwolves were paced by Jimmy Butler with 26 points, 10 rebounds, five steals and four rebounds in the loss to Detroit. "So we'll get in there and see what's going on and see if there's anything major, or if he just needs some more time".

Sports Emerick Aubameyang to face Tottenham Hotspur as Borussia Dortmund lift suspension
Author: 0 Emerick Aubameyang to face Tottenham Hotspur as Borussia Dortmund lift suspension

The referee moves on and I'm sure there is nothing in his mind to ban him for that situation. BVB must win their Champions League game on Tuesday against Tottenham to maintain their minimal hopes of reaching the round of last 16. No new surprises or shocks here - the only two players who are not available for selection are Toby Alderweireld and Victor Wanyama . But with star striker Harry Kane suffering problems before the worldwide week and taken off with 15 minutes to go at the ...

Sports £300m bid to buy Newcastle United
Author: 0 £300m bid to buy Newcastle United

The Sports Direct tycoon, who has been in control of the North-East outfit for the past 10 years, put the Premier League club up for sale last month . "If not, I'll try to improve the players that are available to me". Newcastle United have received a formal bid of nearly £300 million for the club from PCP Capital Partners, the private investment firm fronted by the financier Amanda Staveley .

Sports Moses'll be ready for Liverpool clash - Conte
Author: 0 Moses'll be ready for Liverpool clash - Conte

Don't forget we have to play a lot of games in the same way and I need all my players. West Brom has lost four in a row in league play, and they haven't picked up a win since August, and as The Guardian points out, they have the lowest average possession in the Premier League and have the second-lowest shots on target thus far.

Sports Baltimore Ravens ride defensive domination in shutout win
Author: 0 Baltimore Ravens ride defensive domination in shutout win

As he showed on his touchdown catch, Wallace is a playmaker on an offense with too few of them. Adams. The fourth-year wide receiver was the one player wearing the throwback blue-and-yellow uniforms who made plays. An under-the-weather Flacco hardly played poorly, completing 22 of 28 passes for 183 yards, one touchdown and one interception. Now that the Packers are officially and mathematically average, with a 5-5 record attained after their humiliating 23-0 home loss to the Baltimore ...

Sports Former Chiefs kicker Cairo Santos lands with Chicago Bears
Author: 0 Former Chiefs kicker Cairo Santos lands with Chicago Bears

It is also worth noting that the newly inked is reportedly a one-year contract. Brett Veach claimed him shortly after Santos reaggravated the groin injury that kept him out of much of the preseason as well. He also set a Chiefs franchise record by nailing seven field goals during a loss to the Cincinnati Bengals that season. Cairo Santos was 3 for 3 in limited action so far in 2017, and he's coming off of a very successful 2016 season that was the most accurate in his short National ...

Sports Taking it back: Arians no longer regrets fourth down call vs. Texans
Author: 0 Taking it back: Arians no longer regrets fourth down call vs. Texans

Arizona Cardinals running back Adrian Peterson (23) is stopped by Houston Texans defenders Jadeveon Clowney (90) and Zach Cunningham (41) during the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Nov. In his start last week against the Houston Texans, Gabbert was 22-of-34 for three touchdowns and two fourth quarter interceptions. He took to Twitter and criticized the Cardinals' game plan.

Sports Packers running back arrested, before he made his first start
Author: 0 Packers running back arrested, before he made his first start

When troopers pulled Jones over, they noticed his eyes were red and bloodshot. Breaking: #Packers RB Aaron Jones was arrested and faces several charges after a traffic stop in which he admitted to smoking marijuana. ESPN reports no drugs were found in Jones' possession, but police administered a sobriety test and took Jones to a local hospital for a blood test.

Sports UK Targets Gig-Economy Loopholes To Protect Self-Employed
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A United Kingdom government spokeswoman said the government recognises that "the labour market is not working for everyone". "But we recognise that the labour market is not working for everyone which is why we commissioned Matthew Taylor to review modern working practices to ensure our employment rules and rights keep up to date".