• International News Chelsea boss unhappy with Willian 4 hours ago

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    After five flawless spot-kicks apiece, Cech guessed right and pushed away a tame strike from Ruben Loftus-Cheek, allowing Alex Iwobi to step up to ensure Arsenal's ICC campaign ends on a high. Morata stepped up but telegraphed his kick and Cech dived low to his right to smother it. The pair combined brilliantly to find Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, who could only kick air at the back post.
  • Chelsea 'offer N'Golo Kante new contract worth £290,000 a week'

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    The French midfielder now has a contract that expires in 2021. Paris Saint-Germain are not anxious about the prospect of N'Golo Kante signing a bumper new deal at Chelsea . Video: Best of Kante in 2018What's next? That would make him the best-paid player at the club, leapfrogging Eden Hazard, who's believed to earn around £220K-a-week.
  • What's next for Urban Meyer and Ohio State? 11 thoughts

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    This article has been updated with a statement from Ohio State University. "So Shelley and I actually both got involved with the relationship with that family, and provided counseling, and wanted to help them moving forward". "No, and I asked some people back at the office to call and say what happened and they came back and said they know nothing about it". I know because I covered the team for three years and there have been numerous in-depth investigative reports about what was going ...
  • Draymond Green was attacked ‘out of nowhere’ by Tristan Thompson

    Draymond Green was attacked ‘out of nowhere’ by Tristan Thompson

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    There have been rumors for nearly two weeks that there was a fight at an L.A. nightclub between National Basketball Association players. The finer details of the scuffle are still unclear, however, it was a situation that stemmed all the way back to Game 1 of the NBA Finals where Green and Thompson had words in a shoving match after the Cavs power forward was ejected late in the contest.
  • Is Zidane Really Going To Replace Mourinho At Old Trafford?

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    The Portuguese's relationship with striker Anthony Martial appears to have broken down completely after the Frenchman left the tour early to attend the birth of his son in Paris, only to then fail to return. Manchester United have pledged to back Jose Mourinho in the remaining days of the summer transfer window before deadline day on 9 August, according to a report in England.
  • Whyte moves step closer to shot at heavyweight title after beating Parker

    Whyte moves step closer to shot at heavyweight title after beating Parker

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    Whyte, who has been defeated just once in his professional career in 2015 by present champion Anthony Joshua , withstood a late rally from Parker to win with the judges scoring it 113-112, 115-110, 114-111. What makes the fight even more interesting is that it genuinely a 50-50; they each have certain qualities that will really test the other, and it is sure to be a fascinating watch.
  • Nationals float Bryce Harper, hoping for insane trade offer

    Nationals float Bryce Harper, hoping for insane trade offer

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    And trading him now would basically eliminate that possibility. Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals runs in from the outfield in the first inning Atlanta Braves at Nationals Park on July 22, 2018 in Washington, DC. The Nationals are struggling just to stay in the playoff hunt at 52-53, 5 1/2 games back in both the NL East and the wild card. MLB.com executive reporter Mark Feinsand reported Monday night that a source confirmed the Nationals have made Harper available ...
  • 28-year-old defender confirms desire to seal Manchester United transfer

    28-year-old defender confirms desire to seal Manchester United transfer

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    Martial made 45 appearances for United across all competitions last season, scoring 11 goals as the club failed to win a trophy throughout the course of the entire season. Compounding United's problems, Mourinho revealed Serbian worldwide Nemanja Matic would miss the start of the season after undergoing surgery in Philadelphia to address an undisclosed injury.
  • Jose Mourinho expecting one more new arrival this summer

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    Next up is Bayern in Munich on Sunday and then four days to get ready for Leicester to start the Premier League season. In a tour that has been beset by problems for United boss Jose Mourinho , one of the few plus points has been the form of Alexis Sanchez .
  • ISIS Claims Responsibility for Attack on Tourists in Tajikistan

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    The people in the vehicle then "exited the auto and stabbed the cyclists with knives", the U.S. Embassy in Tajikistan said in a statement Monday. A view of a bridge to Afghanistan across Panj river in Panji Poyon border outpost, south of Dushanbe , Tajikistan, May 2008.
  • David Luiz pledges his future to Chelsea after season in virtual exile

    David Luiz pledges his future to Chelsea after season in virtual exile

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    It would double Kante's current salary, whilst making him the highest paid player at the club. Chelsea's summer business is surely far from over. "Play from the back, build from the back, try to help the guys, try to be in line". But tonight, especially in the first 30 minutes, he improved a lot. It was Morata's parried shot that led to Pedro opening the scoring after eight minutes - and the former Real Madrid striker will be hoping for another positive performance when the Blues face ...
  • Mourinho's dark mood casts shadow over Manchester United

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    Manchester United full-back Matteo Darmian has confirmed he wants to leave the club for more regular football . Normally you don't get what you want which basically happened throughout my career. "The players that we have bought one is a goalkeeper cover, another one is a 19-year-old kid". "I don't think he's a leader", Mourinho said, when revealing Bailly's ankle is badly swollen.
  • Isner reaches Atlanta Open semifinals for 9th straight year

    Isner reaches Atlanta Open semifinals for 9th straight year

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    Other tournaments: Nikoloz Basilashvili became the first Georgian to win an ATP World Tour title with a 6-4, 0-6, 7-5 win over defending champion Leonardo Mayer of Argentina at the German Championships in Hamburg. Top-seeded John Isner advanced to the BB&T Atlanta Open final for the eighth time, beating fourth-seeded Matthew Ebden of Australia 6-4, 6-7 (6), 6-1 on Saturday.
  • Bottas and Wolff reconcile ‘wingman’ spat

    Bottas and Wolff reconcile ‘wingman’ spat

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    Toto Wolff said he thought Mercedes' fortunes had changed after Hamilton and Bottas gave the Silver Arrows a one-two at Hockenheim last weekend following Sebatian Vettel's crash . Hamilton's win was the flawless way to finish the first part of the season but that doesn't obscure the fact that the title race could still go down to the wire.
  • Former Manchester United star sends club serious warning

    Former Manchester United star sends club serious warning

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    Part of Mourinho's stated strategy for this transfer window was to get his work done early to ensure that his new signing would be able to take part in a portion of what was always likely to be a truncated pre-season programme, disrupted by the World Cup finals.