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Everton vs. Liverpool: Score and Reaction from 2016 Premier League Match

It was important to get the three points at Everton . One of those players likely to get an opportunity is Sturridge, who underlined his value by coming off the bench to set up Mane's victor at Goodison Park on Monday. Should Senegal reach the last eight of the competition, Mane would also be absent from Liverpool's attempt to derail current league leaders Chelsea, while a run to the semi-final would rule him out of the trip to Hull City. Read More

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'Big chance' Ibra will extend stay - Raiola

First-team players turned out in force for the Manchester United Foundation on Wednesday afternoon to greet and hand out gifts to patients who are in local hospitals this Christmas. Manchester United finished fifth and won the FA Cup under Louis van Gaal last season. "It's only December and he has already proved all his doubters wrong with 16 goals", he said . Read More

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Barton agrees deal for Burnley return

Barton agrees deal for Burnley return

Barton first joined Burnley in August 2015 and was voted as the club's Player of the Year following the end of their title-winning campaign. Burnley have now confirmed that Barton - voted their Player of the Year for 2015-16 - will join the club next month, subject to global clearance. Read More

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Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp: Jordan Henderson is lucky

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp: Jordan Henderson is lucky

I'm good friends with him", said Henderson. "I think Ross is lucky and Hendo is lucky too that nothing else happened". "But, what happened after was not a fair decision from the referee", he continued. "The players didn't deserve the defeat, nor the fans". Everton 0-1 Liverpool: Have Reds solved defensive problems? Klopp, whose side are now six points behind leaders Chelsea, suggested that midfielder Henderson was fortunate not to have suffered an injury as a result of the challenge by ... Read More

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Liverpool's Matip could face ban over AFCON absence

Liverpool's Matip could face ban over AFCON absence

Joel Matip of Liverpool is one of the seven who told coach Hugo Broos they are not interested in being selected for the tournament in Gabon, which starts on January 14. "However, the coach wants to reassure the public that he will put in place the best team possible with players who are motivated and determined to defend the colours of Cameroon". Read More

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CM greets Blasters ahead of finals

Atletico de Kolkata co-owner Sanjiv Goenka today claimed that the two-time Indian Super League (ISL) champions are more popular than city giants Mohun Bagan and East Bengal with traditional support base of millions. Hume is the leading goal-scorer in ISL history, with 23 goals, seven from this season alone, and he has netted against every other opposition but the Blasters. Read More

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Andy Murray wins record third BBC Sports Personality of the Year award

Triathlete Alistair Brownlee finished as runner-up in the voting while show jumper Nick Skelton was third. "I have to say thank you to my lads, all the staff, all the fans of course". Paralympic equestrian star Sophie Christiansen and Olympic hockey gold medallist Kate Richardson-Walsh came fifth and sixth respectively in the vote, which was won by Wimbledon champion Andy Murray. Read More

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India are Junior Hockey World champions after 15 years

India had last won the tournament way back in 2001 in Hobart. Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal congratulated the junior Indian hockey team for lifting the World Cup after 15 years. Simranjeet Singh doubled the lead in the 22nd minute. Belgium scored the consolation goal in the dying moments of the match. In the semifinal, the Harjit Singh-led side defeated Australia 4-2 in penalty shootout to set up the summit clash against Belgium. Read More

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Oscar has already said goodbye at Chelsea - Willian

Oscar has already said goodbye at Chelsea - Willian

Conte says "the Chinese market is a danger for all teams in the world. "I think we must concentrate on our work and not think that in China there is a lot of money and they can take the players. "For this season, I don't worry about this". Conte refused to confirm Oscar's move, saying: "I don't know exactly the amount, or the situation". "I think that every single player is the owner of his future". Read More

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Cardinals release ND alum Michael Floyd after DUI arrest

The Arizona Cardinals announced Wednesday that they have released wide receiver Michael Floyd. With the second-worst record in the National Football League, they might have the chance to claim Floyd on waivers. Michael Floyd was three weeks away from FA and wasn't staying in Arizona. There is little risk to putting in a waiver claim on Floyd, and he makes more sense on this roster right now than backups like defensive tackle Taylor Hart, who won't even play. Read More

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Tuesday forecast: Cloudy with scattered showers

Tuesday forecast: Cloudy with scattered showers

Temperature rising into the 40s. Thursday - Rain. High near 45. Northeast wind around 5 miles per hour becoming calm. West wind around 10 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 20 miles per hour. South wind around 10 miles per hour. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 miles per hour in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Read More

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South Korea mulls joining Sochi skeleton boycott

Latvia's best skeleton athlete, Martins Dukurs finished second in Olympic skeleton in 2010 and 2014, behind Canadian Jon Montgomery in Vancouver and Russian Alexander Tretiakov in Sochi. Their move was in response to a recent report published by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) saying drug-testing samples of Russians who grabbed 15 medals in Sochi were tampered with. Read More

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Despite win, Steelers drop to No.8 in ESPN's Power Rankings

Despite win, Steelers drop to No.8 in ESPN's Power Rankings

Ryan was defiant when asked about whether he deserved a shot to continue on the job beyond his second season. "I'm not signing up for a dismissal either", Ryan said Monday. The Bills' sputters on offense led to questions about Taylor. Rex Ryan made significant changes to his staff after a 2015 season in which the Bills fell well short of the coach's playoff talk, and that bled into this season, when offensive coordinator Greg Roman was sacked mere weeks into the season. Read More

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Seattle's Sherman has strong words about Thursday games

You know, they make this huge stance about player safety. "As recovered at it would be any other Thursday", he said. The whole notion of Thursday Night Football - putting exhausted, often-injured players on the field for entertainment - is "hypocritical", Sherman said on Tuesday, considering the NFL's player safety push in recent years. Read More

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Wenger wants Arsenal to learn from past failures in Champions League

In the first leg of the tie Arsenal chased the game after going 2-0 down at home. "I see us as underdogs, definitely, especially due to their success in the last couple of years". "So we have to show that we learned". "I'm convinced that that is absolutely vital, because I have the experience of it". "I am responsible for the results so I don't want to escape when I don't manage the expectations of people who love this club". Read More

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Washington Redskins at Philadelphia Eagles

After allowing a 33-yard pass play the Eagles defense stood firm forcing the Redskins to go for it on a fourth and two at the 36 yardline - which they converted. -DeSean Jackson's 80 yard touchdown was a back breaker and was almost one third of Kirk Cousin's total yardage, and Jamison Crowder added a 33 yard pass on the Redskins final, game leading drive. Read More

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Rockets overcome Westbrook's 7th straight triple-double

Currently, Russell Westbrook is leading the KIA Race for the National Basketball Association 2016-2017 Most Valuable Player plum. "I'd probably get to a local church and say a few prayers and get some help from the good Lord". Adams was on fire early as he scored eight points in the first quarter and nine in the second to finish the first half with 17 points and nine rebounds, with OKC trailing 55-49. Read More

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Arizona Cardinals at Miami Dolphins

Arizona Cardinals at Miami Dolphins

The Dolphins will now turn to Moore, likely for the remainder of the season, due to the injury to Tannehill. Through 12 games entering Week 14, Tannehill had thrown for 2,800 yards, 16 touchdowns and 11 picks while completing a career-high 66.7 percent of his passes and maintaining an average QB rating of 91.3. Read More

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Dexter Fowler Signs With Cardinals

Louis and the team hopes to announce the deal tomorrow. KSDK Sports in St. Louis first reported that Fowler was on his way to St. Louis for a physical on Friday. Following one season in Houston, Fowler went to the Cubs in exchange for third baseman Luis Valbuena and right-hander Dan Straily. At least, that's how some here are looking at it, even though the Cubs clearly had no plans to try to bring Fowler back into the fold. Read More

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