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So he is coming back and is kind of an option for the Chelsea game. "We have a very good player back for selection, that's good news, nothing else", further stated Klopp, who spoke again of how his side "came through December and a bit of January without Philippe Coutinho ".
  • Bogey blues hit Dunne for six in Abu Dhabi

    Bogey blues hit Dunne for six in Abu Dhabi

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    A slashed three-wood from the rough on the 18th found the green and Fleetwood two-putted for the tournament-clinching birdie. Fleetwood actually finished before Johnson so D.J. Martin Kaymer, seeking a fourth victory in Abu Dhabi, started the third round with a one-shot lead over Rafa Cabrera Bello, but they were two of the 14 players who failed to break par on a low-scoring day.
  • Conte insists playing Costa the 'best decision' for Chelsea

    Conte insists playing Costa the 'best decision' for Chelsea

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    Was it his intention to sulk his way through what remained of the 2016-17 season; or was he going to play ball and help steer Chelsea towards another title? This idea (leaving) is far in his mind, he's happy to stay here and that's the most important thing for us.
  • Venus Williams vs. Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 2017 Australian Open Pick, Odds, Prediction

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    The case of Serena versus the hapless hack at the post-match press conference appears to be a straightforward one: the player clearly thought the reporter was being unfair in his assessment of her game, and didn't hesitate to let him know. During the ESPN broadcast, Mr Alder said: "She [Voegele] misses a first serve and Venus is all over her". She paid dearly against a veteran who is still a risky force, making the fourth round or better at three of the four Grand Slams previous year.
  • Gus Bradley passes on 49ers for Chargers

    Gus Bradley passes on 49ers for Chargers

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    Following an unsuccessful stint as Head Coach of the Jacksonville Jaguars, Gus Bradley was sacked by the team after his fourth season at the helm. The former Jaguars coach has agreed to be the new defensive coordinator of the Los Angeles Chargers, according to ESPN .
  • Jones Sidelined as Falcons Begin NFC Championship Prep

    Jones Sidelined as Falcons Begin NFC Championship Prep

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    Jones caught passes at the beginning of practice, then participated on the hands team during special-teams drills. Jones re-injured his toe in the Falcons win over the Seahawks last Saturday. "Unfortunately for me, I've been dealing with it for weeks now". Don't fret, Atlanta Falcons fans. "It's hard for me because of the competitor I am, but I understand going full speed in practice isn't good for the team".
  • Oakland Raiders file application to move to Las Vegas

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    The league's team owners must approve the Raiders' relocation request with a three-quarters vote. This is the latest in a series of related efforts to relocate the National Football League team to Las Vegas. Raiders owner Mark Davis has been in talks with Las Vegas officials about construction of a new stadium that would serve as the team's new home. "This is very exciting for Las Vegas".
  • Niners offering coaching job to Falcons' Kyle Shanahan

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    Coming off a 2-14 season, the 49ers parted ways with head coach Chip Kelly and general manager Trent Baalke with the hope that a new regime could return them to prominence, and they think that Shanahan has exactly what it takes. "And, I'm going to do everything that I can to get this right". "I own this football team", York said on January 2. They have interviewed several candidates for their vacant general manager job and that list now appears to be down to three men, two of which are ...
  • The Potential Floyd Mayweather Vs Conor McGregor Fight Could Be Competitive

    The Potential Floyd Mayweather Vs Conor McGregor Fight Could Be Competitive

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    Mayweather fight. Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor have been circling each other in a publicity crazed chicken match for some time now about the possibility of a mega fight between the two champions. A bout between the superstars has been discussed for about a year, but had been considered a long shot because McGregor is under contract with the UFC and the organization would have to have involvement in the promotion.
  • Mauricio Pochettino keen for Tottenham to kick on after strong Christmas run

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    Mauricio Pochettino will be delighted with the way his side are performing of late, and particularly Dele Alli after watching the 20-year-old midfielder score six times in his last three starts. The Stars captain labeled the Argentine - who played a key role in luring him from former club Southampton FC to the North London side - the best man for Spurs citing his constant motivation of the players on and off the pitch.
  • Steelers: Joey Porter to be with coaching staff vs. Chiefs

    Steelers: Joey Porter to be with coaching staff vs. Chiefs

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    The Allegheny County district attorney's office said it chose to withdraw the most serious charges after it reviewed surveillance video taken from multiple angles. Tuesday, head coach Mike Tomlin did not rule out Porter returning to the staff in time for Sunday's divisional round game against the Kansas City Chiefs.
  • The Broncos hire Vance Joseph as their new Head Coach

    The Broncos hire Vance Joseph as their new Head Coach

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    The meetings went well enough for the Broncos to push forward in the process, leaving Joseph prepared to remain in Denver for the final stages of negotiations rather than fly to San Diego for an interview on Wednesday afternoon. Before becoming the defensive coordinator for Miami previous year, Joseph spent 11 seasons in the National Football League as a defensive-backs coach.
  • California fires head coach Sonny Dykes

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    While California's star quarterback would go on to become the No. 1 overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft, Dykes and the Golden Bears would finish the 2016 season with their third losing record (5-7) in four years. He has more big ties to the Pac-12, having played linebacker at OR and serving as Cal's linebackers coach from 2003-05. The deal was finally worked out and Dykes' deal was extended through the 2019 season.
  • Alabama's Has a Dangerous Offense-on Defense

    Alabama's Has a Dangerous Offense-on Defense

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    Just as it did previous year, the system has given us the two best teams meeting in the championship game. Will the anguish of defeat drive them to redemption? "Then it was more sit back and analyze how we were performing". Fueled by a bevy of senior playmakers such as linemen Jonathan Allen, Dalvin Tomlinson, linebackers Ryan Anderson, Reuben Foster and Tim Williams, Alabama has a deluge of future National Football League draft picks to send after Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson .
  • Zinedine Zidane makes a Real impact

    Zinedine Zidane makes a Real impact

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    Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane has said that he will deal with wantaway midfielder James Rodriguez , the same that he deals with everyone else in the Real Madrid squad. Mateu Lahoz, the referee, was one of the protagonist of the game. Jorge Sampaoli introduced Pablo Sarabia for Ganso at half-time and the former Madrid youngster was involved nearly straight away, feeding Correa into the area only for the Argentine to shoot just wide of the bottom-left corner.
  • NFL Week 17: Texans-Titans - Four Things To Watch For

    NFL Week 17: Texans-Titans - Four Things To Watch For

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    Houston (9-6) can finish its first season sweep of the AFC South and extend a divisional winning streak already tied for the NFL's longest active string to 11 games. So a Titans win - even though there are no postseason implications - would still help the team feel better about itself going into next season, especially in regards to division play.
  • Nunes trolls Rousey after UFC 207 win

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    Nunes, in many ways, is a product of Rousey's impact on MMA. She could genuinely believe that she's ready to go and poised to reclaim the title that came to define her, but terrific game plans and unwavering confidence have a way of falling to pieces when you get punched in the face and have to switch to Plan B.
  • Swansea fires U.S. coach after just 11 games

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    Swansea are now bottom of the league, level on 12 points with Hull City. Goals from Andre Ayew, Winston Reid, Michail Antonio, and Andy Carroll secured another important win for Slaven Bilic's men, who moved up to 11th as a result of their sixth league victory of the campaign.
  • Steve Smith: Sunday Will 'Probably Be My Last Game'

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    This season, Smith eclipsed the 1,000 reception mark and moved into 7th all time in receiving yards. Smith hasn't said much about the Panthers lately, probably because he hasn't faced his former employer since the Blood and Guts Bowl. He has spent 3 seasons with the Ravens, catching for 2,500 yards and 14 touchdowns. He has 67 receptions for 765 yards and five touchdowns in 2016. "Today was pretty emotional out on the field because it was windy for a little bit, and some parts of the field ...