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Morata hits hat-trick as Chelsea floor Stoke

Chelsea scored from their only two shots in the first half, Morata putting them in front after just 82 seconds before fellow Spain global Pedro netted his second goal in his last three games. Stoke...

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Hazard Set to Provide Needed Spark on Chelsea Premier League Return

Hazard Set to Provide Needed Spark on Chelsea Premier League Return

Bruno Martins Indi is the only fit senior centre defender that HIghes can call upon. Like Arsenal , Liverpool can not afford already to lose much more ground on their main Premier League rivals, wi...

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Gareth Barry To Celebrate Milestone Only If West Brom Wins

Gareth Barry To Celebrate Milestone Only If West Brom Wins

He's now level with Ryan Giggs on 632 appearances in the competition. Having started out as a centre back equally comfortable at left back, he is now an out-and-out holding midfielder - perhaps the ...

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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger hits out at spiralling transfer prices

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger hits out at spiralling transfer prices

Wenger recently made a complete U-turn on his stance regarding UEFA's Financial Fair Play rules, saying they should be completely scrapped after a summer in which Paris Saint-Germain shattered the ...

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Trio To Miss Southampton Trip As Mourinho Offers Pogba Update

The weekend's clash against Mauricio Pellegrino's side kicks off a run of six games out of seven on the road for United, but Mourinho is calm about the challenges ahead. United will return to Premier ...

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Polls favour Man United to win 2017/2018 EPL title

Polls favour Man United to win 2017/2018 EPL title

Pep's side could be described top-heavy with flying full backs and five forward thinking players, he'd worry less about their defensive solidity against a side yet to score a Premier League goal. ...

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Week Three San Francisco 49ers Takeaways

Week Three San Francisco 49ers Takeaways

The Rams traded for Sammy Watkins , in theory, to get Jared Goff a bona fide, No. 1, go-to wide receiver. "We were just going out there and making plays, just doing our assignment and the ball was ...

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Zinedine Zidane not concerned by Real Madrid's rocky start

We haven't been able to score goals and that has been the problem, but I'm not anxious. "I'm not anxious and I'm not thinking too much about why this is happening, our job is to analyse and improve"...

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West Ham v Tottenham lineups & previews

West Ham v Tottenham lineups & previews

Dan is ESPN FC's Tottenham correspondent. For West Ham United supporters, the notion their club could do worse than take inspiration from Tottenham Hotspur in their drive to evolve may seem li...

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Mistakes galore haunt Yankees in 8-1 loss to Blue Jays

Mistakes galore haunt Yankees in 8-1 loss to Blue Jays

The New York Yankees plan to get below the luxury tax threshold for the 2018 season, which rises to $197 million next year. The 27-year-old took the loss Sunday against the Baltimore Orioles whe...

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Top seed Muguruza sails into Pan Pacific Open semifinals

Top seed Muguruza sails into Pan Pacific Open semifinals

That left top seed and Sky Bet's 10/11 favourite Jelena Ostapenko as the only seeded player in the semi-finals, with the French Open champion proving far too good for Veronica Cepede Royg in a 6-3...

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Pep Guardiola Is Not A Fan Of The League Cup

Pep Guardiola Is Not A Fan Of The League Cup

Toure, 34, has had a fractious relationship with the City manager, dating back to their time together at Barcelona, although Guardiola insists that the Ivory Coast player, too, has a role to play. H...

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Ovince Saint Preux chokes Yushin Okami out cold at UFC Japan

Ovince Saint Preux chokes Yushin Okami out cold at UFC Japan

Saint Preux owns an 8-4 record in the UFC , including an interim title shot at Jon Jones. As Saki backed into the cage, Da Silva pressured Saki with a series of devastating strikes to the head and bo...

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Stoke City vs. Chelsea, Premier League

Stoke City vs. Chelsea, Premier League

Hughes will know that it will be a tough test against the champions but if their star players can find some form on the day then they could snatch a draw. David Luiz is suspended following his red car...

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Leicester City are double trouble for Liverpool and Jürgen Klopp

Leicester City are double trouble for Liverpool and Jürgen Klopp

Realistically, Liverpool - like most Premier League clubs - started the season with two winnable targets: the League Cup and the F.A. Cup . And then there was one, but the F.A. Though he stoppe...

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Midway Mark in Prep Football Tonight; Bryant Belts Cubs Over Brewers

Midway Mark in Prep Football Tonight; Bryant Belts Cubs Over Brewers

Jay fouled off 10 consecutive pitches during that 15-pitch at-bat before hitting a single to right. Byron Buxton's two-run single capped a three-run fourth inning that snapped a 1-1 tie and launched...

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Dominic Calvert-Lewin is taking 'big steps', says Everton manager Ronald Koeman

Dominic Calvert-Lewin is taking 'big steps', says Everton manager Ronald Koeman

Eddie Howe was delighted to get the win over BrightonWhat time is kick-off? Ronald Koeman has confirmed that Oumar Niasse is in his thoughts to feature against Bournemouth following his first s...

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Lionel Messi is yet to sign his new contract with FC Barcelona

Lionel Messi is yet to sign his new contract with FC Barcelona

He's an incredibly talented player, extraordinary. "There are no words to describe him". After suffering a summer of failure - losing Neymar to Paris Saint Germain and not managing to sign his...

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Young Fan Injured by Foul Ball at Yankee Stadium

Young Fan Injured by Foul Ball at Yankee Stadium

Yankees third baseman Todd Frazier fouled a ball down the left field line into the stands, striking a young fan. But what happened this week to the toddler in NY is not uncommon. The Yankees said...

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Warriors coach Steve Kerr: 'I think we'll be better this year'

Warriors coach Steve Kerr: 'I think we'll be better this year'

So has Warriors veteran forward David West , who "I will let everyone know my opinion". "The league isn't going to tell us what to do". Kerr told ESPN that he's talked with Durant , Stephen Cur...

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