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They said the person in question is dead. 'This will include providing The FA with any relevant information arising out of the club's investigation. Chelsea have announced that they have opened an investigation relating to the conduct of a former employee at Stamford Bridge. Several former footballers have waived their right to anonymity in order to go public and raise awareness of alleged historical abuse in football which they claimed had gone unreported for decades.
  • Brazilian Soccer Club Chapecoense Involved in Deadly Plane Crash

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    Brasileiro outfit Chapecoense were struck by tragedy when the plane flying their team to the Copa Sudamericana final against Atletico Nacional crashed in Colombia , killing 76 people. All Brazilian footballers activities were suspended until further notice, the organisation said in a statement. "President Alejandro Dominguez is on his way to Medellin ".
  • England face defeat despite lion-hearted 78 by Root

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    India finished with a lead of 134 runs and by close had put England on the mat claiming four wickets with the visitors, still 56 runs behind. Joe Root was unbeaten on 36 runs, while Gareth Batty was batting on 0 not out. Ajinkya Rahane took a lovely one-handed catch. In the same over, Rashid came and went for a duck - hooking this time to long-leg - and the spirited 10th-wicket stand eventually ended when Anderson was run out by a whisker trying to scramble a second run for his partner ...
  • Houston's Osweiler eyes continued success against Chargers

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    Inman had 119 yards receiving, including a 52-yard touchdown reception to help the San Diego Chargers to a 21-13 win over the Houston Texans on Sunday. Along with taking better care of the ball, the Texans must take advantage of trips in the red zone. Eli Manning threw three touchdown passes, including two to Odell Beckham Jr., and the defense forced late turnovers to lead NY past Cleveland for their sixth straight victory.
  • Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur Betting Special: Costa to lead from the front

    Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur Betting Special: Costa to lead from the front

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    Goalkeeper: Hugo Lloris proved once again that he's one of the best goalkeepers in the world with another excellent display against Monaco on Tuesday night so he's certain to keep his place this weekend. The manager stated, fairly definitively, that Spurs will play their European home matches at Wembley Stadium , and dismissed the comments from Moussa Sissoko who stated that Spurs should return home.
  • Questions raised by College Football Playoff committee's fourth rankings

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    Ohio State and MI face off in what is likely the most important football game of the season, as it carries massive implications for each team, and for several other schools in the Big Ten. For Michigan , it just has to defeat OSU to make it to the conference championship game to compete for a playoff berth. They were gruff and uncompromising.
  • Mourinho 'will get it right at Manchester United' - Faria

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    It was his second dismissal of the season. "[Title gone?] In this moment we are more anxious about looking to the team and getting the best results", Faria told reporters. They had just cancelled out Diafra Sakho's second-minute opener through Zlatan Ibrahimovic and further troubled the West Ham defence. But United were dominant against the Londoners, for whom goalkeeper Darren Randolph was a clear man of the match, and midfielder Herrera is convinced the corner will soon be turned.
  • Barcelona Duo Lionel Messi And Neymar Up For Puskas Award

    Barcelona Duo Lionel Messi And Neymar Up For Puskas Award

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    Each and every goal in the nomination list is an example of football at its best and has provided crucial for the team in one way or the other and no matter who wins the award, these awesome strikes will definitely go down in history as some of the best scored goals of the modern day game.
  • Penn State RB Saquon Barkley 'feeling fine' to play vs. Wisconsin

    Penn State RB Saquon Barkley 'feeling fine' to play vs. Wisconsin

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    Top running back Saquan Barkley was injured in the game and all are hoping that this injury is not serious. George Washington committed 15 turnovers, leading to 14 Penn State points. He has gone over the 1,000-yard mark for the consecutive season, carrying 228 times for 1,219 yards (5.3 ypc) with 15 touchdowns. One big question coming into the game for the Badgers will be the status of Alex Hornibrook .
  • Football team posted video before boarding plane

    Football team posted video before boarding plane

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    The plane crashed at 10:15 p.m. local time in Cerro Gordo in the municipality of La Union, a mountainous area, located about 50 km from Medellin , Colombia. Chapecoense were the 21st biggest club in Brazil in terms of revenue, bringing in 46 million reals ($13.5 million) in 2015, according to an annual rich list compiled by Brazilian bank Itau BBA.