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After prolonged rumors the Texas Longhorns were going to fire Strong after another disappointing season, the organization pulled the trigger this afternoon, canning the well-liked, yet underperforming head coach. Herman had been the hottest name on the college coaching market, and had always been rumored as a replacement for Charlie Strong should he falter. "We love that man", said linebacker and Mesquite Poteet alum Malik Jefferson about Strong.
  • Joe Hart not expecting to return to Manchester City after Torino loan

    Joe Hart not expecting to return to Manchester City after Torino loan

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    Hart has retained his status as Gareth Southgate's first choice goalkeeper at worldwide level but his club career looks far from certain. Speaking in an interview with Sky Sports' Soccer Saturday , the two-time Premier League victor seemed all too aware that he may be looking for pastures new.
  • Mahrez: Spurs title collapse amusing

    Mahrez: Spurs title collapse amusing

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    Leicester are looking to strengthen their squad following a disappointing campaign in the Premier League this season and could make Ndidi their first capture of the January transfer window. "All the team were at [Jamie] Vardy's house thinking "we're probably not going to be champions tonight", the Algerian told FourFourTwo , having been named in our annual list of the world's 100 best footballers.
  • Winners and losers: Minnesota Vikings vs Detroit Lions

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    While some of the statistical improvement is absolutely a function of playing bad quarterbacks in Minnesota, Jacksonville and Houston, it is improvement Lions fans will happily accept. And on Thursday, for the Vikings' most important drive of the season to date, they had Willie Beavers.a guy that they cut during the preseason.manning the right tackle spot.
  • Mourinho buoyed by 'beautiful' Man United

    Mourinho buoyed by 'beautiful' Man United

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    This brace doubled the France international's goal output for the season. "They are really good on the counter attacks and all that but that happened to us in the first half and then we recovered and started to play after 25 minutes". I should have a couple more goals but the goals will come. The 27-year-old was a constant menace to the West Ham defence, setting up a goal apiece for Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Anthony Martial , but he acknowledged the team's efforts and said it was a ...
  • Rodgers baffled after being asked to compare Messi with Loch Ness Monster

    Rodgers baffled after being asked to compare Messi with Loch Ness Monster

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    The Catalan side are hoping to tie the Argentine star to a new contract, but have to overcome some financial obstacles before they will be in a position to offer him a deal. "This experience, with one game to go, was always going to be invaluable for us", he said . "I thought the performance was reasonably good against Barcelona ".
  • West Ham fear Sakho faces another lengthy layoff

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    The Senegal worldwide has made just two appearances this term but could be set for an extended spell on the sidelines with West Ham waiting to learn the extent of damage he has suffered. "Maybe tomorrow, but definitely for Saturday". West Ham boss Slaven Bilic admitted his side were outplayed. "It was 20, 25 minutes into the match, they're 1-0 down but there's no crisis that I can see".
  • "Forza Chape", il tributo dei tifosi allo stadio di Medellin

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    Proprio allo stadio di Medellin mercoledì sera si sarebbe dovuta disputare la finale della Copa Sudamericana , tra il Chapecoense e l'Atlético Nacional . La folla ha osservato un minuto di silenzio in memoria "dell'eterno Chapecoense ". Poi un solo grido per tutto l'impianto: 'Vamos, vamos Chape'. I giocatori di questo club sono entrati in campo in divisa nera, ognuno con in mano un mazzo di fiori.
  • Pueblo PD investigating death near Pueblo Motorsports Park

    Pueblo PD investigating death near Pueblo Motorsports Park

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    The victim is believed to have been "recently deceased", according to police. Detectives are working on identifying the individual and the gender. A suspicious death investigation is underway. An autopsy has been scheduled, but it's unclear when that will take place. This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.
  • New England Patriots toast former National Football League exec after soccer team comment

    New England Patriots toast former National Football League exec after soccer team comment

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    On Tuesday, some of you may have noticed an unfortunate observation from former NFL P.R. chief Joe Browne regarding the plane crash that killed most of the members of a Brazilian soccer team. He has since admitted that it was "ill-timed and poorly worded". Making the interaction between Browne and the Patriots more intriguing is the explanation from Tom Curran of CSN New England that Browne was believed to be a " longtime loather " of the Patriots, and that the tweet from the Patriots ...
  • Swing king Wasim Akram to train Sri Lanka pacers

    Swing king Wasim Akram to train Sri Lanka pacers

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    Akram has accepted our invitation to be a part of this initiative", Sri Lanka Cricket chief Thilanga Sumathipala said. The president of SLC also expressed his confidence about Sri Lanka's chances at the 2019 World Cup stating that "with the awesome young talent that Sri Lanka is just brimming with at the moment, the World Cup in 2019 is fast becoming a reality".