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Sport Wolves vs Manchester City Preview
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The France global has hit the ground running in 2018/19 with three assists in his first two games, and has quickly shown Guardiola what his already superb City side were lacking when he missed all-but seven games of their title-winning campaign last season.

Sport Maurizio Sarri hits back at Napoli chairman's criticism - 'He is missing me'
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Sarri also expects playmaker Eden Hazard to stay at Stamford Bridge, adding that the Belgian is in contention to start the league match at Newcastle United on Sunday. "Maybe, but I think my mind it is more important". I have spoken with him twice this week, after I spoke with the club. 'Then, after the transfer window finished, I said we have to concentrate on (the football).

Sport United must beat Spurs to keep pace with rivals, Fred says
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However, it was Moura's constant battling, and physicality throughout that was the most pleasing part of his contribution at the weekend - an attitude that will bode well for Pochettino's side over the gruelling Premier League campaign. The first major hurdle is only appearing now, with Monday night's trip to Old Trafford, and it is a hurdle Tottenham have tended to trip over in recent years.

Sport Ohio State trustees deliberate Urban Meyer's coaching future
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Shelley Meyer, his wife and another Ohio State employee, was seen walking into a back entrance of the building just before 3 p.m. Ohio State trustees set a private meeting for Wednesday to talk about the future of coach Urban Meyer as the university seeks to quickly move past a scandal that has consumed the football program for almost a month.

Sport Serena Williams Tops Forbes List For Highest-Earning Female Athletes
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Serena Williams got boosted to the 17th seed by the USTA, but the gracious move backfired for sister Venus Williams . In the men's draw Rafael Nadal , who past year won his third crown at Flushing Meadows, starts his defence against fellow Spaniard and long-time Davis Cup team mate David Ferrer , while second seed Roger Federer meets Japan's Yoshihito Nishioka.

Author: 0 French Open says 'Non!' to Serena's black catsuit

Specifically, Williams' all-black, form-fitting shirt and leggings combination "will no longer be accepted", according to Guidicelli. "One must respect the game and the place". She added: "I definitely feel like it is an opportunity for me to inspire a whole different group of incredible women and kids". Without going into specifics, Giudicelli said the tournament would "impose certain limits" but would not be as strict as Wimbledon, which requires players to wear all-white.

Sport Gary Neville advises Jose Mourinho ahead of Man United v Tottenham
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Zinedine Zidane is reportedly interested in succeeding Mourinho at Old Trafford. "Yeah, but don't ask me because I don't read (it)". And asked about the timing of the Tottenham game: "You have to play against 19 opponents at Old Trafford and away, you have to play against everyone, I don't know if it's the right time.

Sport Maurizio Sarri provides considerable update on experienced Chelsea player
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The England global came off the bench for the final 22 minutes in Chelsea's 3-0 opening day win over Huddersfield but was not included in their squad for the victory against Arsenal last weekend. Rafa Benitez leaving to take the Real Madrid job, before then later joining Newcastle United in March 2016. Kenedy's penalty miss was a huge blow to Rafael Benitez.

Sport Unai Emery opens up on Arsenal tactics
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But Unai Emery and his team will attract even more. Tactically, it will be different. "It is not about how much I criticised the fans - it is how much the team needs the fans", Pellegrini said. I think there is a good reception for him here. The Spaniard will be hoping to win his first match as Arsenal's head coach but he will have to do so without a number of players.

Sport Ohio State report finds Urban Meyer 'sometimes had significant memory issues'
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Then there was this excerpt from Ohio State's investigative report: "We learned Coach Meyer has sometimes had significant memory issues in other situations where he had prior extensive knowledge of events". "I should have done more , and I am sorry for that". Meyer is regarded as one of the top coaches in the history of college football. In the days following Meyer's press conference, both Smith and Voltolini told Meyer "he had, in fact, been aware of the law enforcement investigation ...

Sport Early performances show that Unai Emery got this signing right for Arsenal
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This has led to Arsenal putting themselves in hard positions at times, but Emery is adamant the issues are just teething problems that will soon resolve themselves. "I thought Emery took a bit of unfair stick from the first game against Man City". The Premier League transfer window may be closed but European clubs can still buy from English teams and managers are planning for the future so we'll bring you all the latest gossip.

Sport Chelsea Have Taken Their Decision Over Marcos Alonso Transfer
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Eden Hazard will wait to see whether Chelsea qualify for the Champions League this season before committing his long term future to the club. Alonso, 27, has become a reğular starter for Chelsea on the left flank after arriving from Fiorentina in 2016.

Sport La Liga players ask for USA match to be scrapped
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Hamburg's German head coach Christian Titz addresses Hamburg's players after the German first division Bundesliga football match Hamburger SV vs Borussia Moenchengladbach in Hamburg, northern Germany, on May 12, 2018. "It's not just the game as such, in terms of health and travel, it just makes no sense to have a game played in the United States and have one team have to give up a home game".

Sport Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson engage in polite Twitter trash talk
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Yes, that's a picture of Tiger holding a left-handed driver, even after months of preparation for the big announcement. Woods had started that exchange by tweeting out the promotional image, saying, "It's on". Woods has been making a comeback this year, after struggling with back issues and personal problems. Mickelson missed the cut while Woods put on a late charge before finishing tied for 11th.

Sport Snedeker heads packed leaderboard after three rounds at Wyndham
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The physical side, we're used to. Pan was tied for the lead heading into the par-four 18th but his drive went out-of-bounds to end his challenge with a double-bogey. "After this week, I feel like I have a chance". Pan caught Snedeker with a birdie on No. 11, but Snedeker matched that to retake the lead at 20 under.

Sport Cristiano Ronaldo: Deciding to join Juventus was easy
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Ronaldo failed to score on his competitive debut for Juventus , but the team still won 3-2 at Chievo Verona on Saturday. While the Portugal worldwide was unable to score at the Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi, he will have the chance to redeem himself when Juve take on Lazio this weekend.

Sport Gunners need to do one thing to succeed under Unai Emery
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Arsenal have conceded five goals in their opening Premier League games and now host West Ham on Saturday (3pm). Despite the lack of points, the Armenian told Sky Sports News that he remains confident that Emery's approach - which include a more aggressive pressing system and focus on playing out from the back - will work in time.

Sport EPL: France star vows not to leave Man United against Mourinho's wish
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The ex-England global added that the Frenchman was "so inconsistent" and had failed to offer enough support to forwards Romelu Lukaku and Anthony Martial. "At the moment there is definitely angst between the club and Jose". Something really isn't right. However, that style of football mostly got results, even though United ended the season trophyless, they still finished second, the highest they've finished since Sir Alex Ferguson left.

Sport Djokovic wins Cincy title to complete Masters matched set
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Djokovic converted his break into a 6-4 opening-set win when Federer netted but the tables turned to start the second set. The championship was the only ATP Masters 1000 title the former number one had failed to win in his illustrious career and he finally broke the ice on his sixth try.

Sport Ohio State's Urban Meyer tells school president where he can shove suspension!
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The announcement comes after the Ohio State Board of Trustees held a closed meeting on Wednesday at the Longaberger Alumni House on campus to discuss their findings from their investigation into Meyer's conduct. It is definitely not an optimistic time to be an Ohio State football fan. Meyer also coached at Florida from 2005-10, a tenure known as much for winning two national championships in three seasons as the 31 player arrests.

Sport India wins Nottingham test by 203 runs
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They're going through a tough time there and this is the minimum we can do on our part. "I don't think we were at our best". " The victory was much-needed in this series and in context, and to have been clinical in all departments is a victory for the entire dressing room".

Sport Gary Neville Reveals Not Everything Is Bad At Manchester United
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So are things as bad as they seem or is Neville right? While I don't think the club will consider sacking him just yet, there is no doubt that the clock is ticking for Mourinho at United and if they were to lose a couple of more games in the next few weeks, the pressure might get to breaking point.

Sport Nationals trade Daniel Murphy, and the fire sale is on
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Louis Post-Dispatch , in Los Angeles. The Washington Nationals did not want to be sellers at the non-waiver trade deadline because they believed they could still contend for a playoff spot, but they proved on Tuesday that not all fire sales need to be held on or before July 31.

Sport Mohamed Salah dive row as Liverpool beat Palace
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Earlier, young Crystal Palace defender Aaron Wan-Bissaka was shown a straight red card for a tackle on Salah who was bearing down on goal. Captain Luka Milivojevic has disputed referee Michael Oliver's decision to award Liverpool a penalty during Crystal Palace's 2-0 defeat at Selhurst Park.

Sport Stokes, Buttler battling to stave off defeat for England
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He chose to take the review but DRS suggested that the ball was clipping the leg-stump and Kohli had to walk back. Jos Buttler's 106 was the first Test century by one of England's top six in 2018. The tall and lanky fast bowler looked on song from the first ball of the day and it was only coming. The duo went on to play the entire session without losing their wickets and helped their team make scoreboard read 173/4.

Sport Roy Hodgson fumes over Mohamed Salah penalty after defeat to Liverpool
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Nevertheless, we move onto the player ratings. For me it was clear; it was not a penalty. Everyone is entitled to their opinion. I also don't think it was a foul on James Milner when we had a counter-attacking chance, and I do think it was a penalty in the last minutes when Max Meyer gets wiped out in the area by [Virgil] van Dijk when he was about to get a touch on the ball, but these things happen.

Sport King Kohli reigns over England in third Test
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India were 124 for two in their second innings at stumps on Sunday´s second day, an already commanding lead of 292 runs in a game where victory would see them keep the series alive at 2-1 down in a five-match contest. But they were still well-placed thanks to Saturday's fourth-wicket partnership of 159 between skipper Virat Kohli (97) and vice-captain Rahane (81).

Sport Federer to meet Djokovic in Cincinnati final
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The Serb tenth seed followed up a 2-6, 6-3, 6-4 third-round defeat of holder Grigor Dimitrov earlier in the day of a rainy week by beating Milos Raonic 7-5, 4-6, 6-3. Halep will face unseeded Lesia Tsurenko in a quarterfinal match after rain delayed matches on Thursday. "And to go back on the court again against Raonic, who was serving 140-plus miles (per hour) from the first game, that got me going, for sure, from the beginning".

Sport Gary Neville: Wrong time for Ed Woodward to doubt Jose Mourinho
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Romelu Lukaku responded for United to halve the deficit after Murray and Duffy's goals, but just as they were getting back into the game, the visitors conceded a penalty and Gross restored the two-goal cushion. United once again played 90 minutes in which they failed to string together 10-15 minutes of impressive play, as Brighton picked up its first three points of the season.

Sport Bama, Clemson lead AP preseason Top 25 poll
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This marks the third straight year Alabama has started the season ranked atop the AP Top 25. Oklahoma State is unranked in the preseason poll for the first time since 2015. It's the fifth time Alabama has entered the season ranked No. 1 under Coach Nick Saban, though previous year was the only one of those seasons in which the Tide won the national title.

Author: 0 Nun's awesome first pitch before White Sox game

Dressed in her traditional habit, a t-shirt with the name of the high school she reps and a pair of sensible sneakers, the nun warmed up by showing off her casual ball skills before tossing the overhand pitch. Sister Mary Jo Sobieck isn't on the Chicago White Sox roster, but it sure looks like they could use her. According to a 2008 profile in the Times of Northwest Indiana , she has also played and coached volleyball and is a "self-proclaimed tomboy".

Author: 0 Redskins to host Adrian Peterson

Peterson is entering his 12th season in the NFL, and the 2012 NFL MVP spent time with the New Orleans Saints and Arizona Cardinals last season while rushing for 529 yards and two touchdowns in 10 games. New season, new team: running back Adrian Peterson , shown here carrying the ball for the Cardinals , has reportedly signed with Washington . The former Minnesota running back is also in, " very good shape ", right now according to Garafolo.