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The Argentine has recently been linked with the likes of Manchester City and Manchester United, but Messi, a five-time Ballon d'Or victor, feels that he plays for the best side in world football. "I don't know -- I have no idea", he said. Aguero suffered a foot problem during Wednesday's 1-1 Champions League draw against Borussia Moenchengladbach, but it is not thought to be serious.
  • Tolzien gives Colts solid showing in 28-7 loss to Steelers

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    Until Thursday night, the Steelers' secondary only had two interceptions to its name, both coming from rookie Artie Burns. Ben Roethlisberger and the Pittsburgh offense wasn't quite the well-oiled machine as in past meetings, but it was good enough.
  • Brooklyn Legend Ralph Branca Has Passed Away

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    This background of respect and acceptance undoubtedly encouraged his support of Robinson, particularly during the 1947 opening ceremony when Branca boldly stood next to Robinson as he prepared to break baseball's color barrier for the first time.
  • Rams' Jared Goff up and down in first career start

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    The Miami Dolphins extended their win streak to five with a 14-10 comeback victory over the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday. Although a lot of focus is on Ryan Tannehill going 12 of 13 on the final two series, both ending in touchdown passes, Gase said he has had confidence in his QB all along.
  • Mike Trout wins AL MVP but was it his race to lose?

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    Trout won with 19 out of 30 first place votes . His WAR was a full point higher than the runner-up, Boston Red Sox right fielder Mookie Betts . Edwin Encarnacion was 14th. "As the Nationals noted in their Season in Review before the postseason, ". among players to play at least 50% of their games at second base, Murphy joined Rogers Hornsby (H.O.F., 1942) as the only second basemen to hit at least.347 with 25 home runs, 104 RBI and a.595 slugging percentage".
  • Leicester players set for Champions League cash bonuses

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    A fourth victory in five outings in the tournament, coupled with Porto's 0-0 draw away in Copenhagen, means the English champions will go through to the last 16 as Group G winners. Claudio Ranieri's team has 13 points, from four wins and a draw, and leads second-placed FC Porto by five points ahead of their meeting in Portugal in the final round of group games.
  • Derrius Guice: Guice destroys Aggies with 285 yards, 4 TDs

    Derrius Guice: Guice destroys Aggies with 285 yards, 4 TDs

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    After A&M's first possession, the Aggies pinned LSU inside its own 10-yard line and forced the Tigers to punt. He returned to action as the starter and hit wide receiver Christian Kirk for a 36-yard touchdown and 7-7 tie with 6:05 to go in the period.
  • Ohio State vs. Michigan: Win-or-go-home scenario

    Ohio State vs. Michigan: Win-or-go-home scenario

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    Minnesota at Wisconsin (2:30 p.m. Saturday, Big Ten Network): While on the topic of a 13th data point, the Badgers could gain that with a 13th consecutive win over Minnesota on Senior Day. But if it comes down to a bunch of teams with two losses the Big Ten seems to have a better chance to get two teams into the field than the Big 12 has to get one.
  • The Dallas Cowboys roll through another highly ranked defense

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    A back injury forced Smith into a spectator role, and the Ravens had no answer for prolific wide receiver Dez Bryant and the Dallas Cowboys' passing attack without their top cornerback in the lineup. "Hopefully we're a confident bunch coming out of here". It's tough to roll coverage to a guy like Dez but then you're anxious about the run game and you're trying to stop that.
  • LSU beats Texas A&M for a 6th straight time

    LSU beats Texas A&M for a 6th straight time

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    Meanwhile, Hubenak is still unproven and if the injury report it true, the LSU defense should feast on the inexperienced signal callers from College Station. Kevin Sumlin can point to various injuries for part of the Aggies' second-half slide but excuses can only last so long. And if the television is not on ESPN at kickoff , it may take too much energy to get up and click it.