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Madrid's defence controlled a no-frills first half. Barcelona's Neymar gestures during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Real Madrid at the Camp Nou in Barcelona , Spain, Saturday, Dec. "It is vital that we remain leaders and we do not let up, we must continue in the same way we have until now". "It is not the best result for us".
  • Anthony Martial: Manchester United to pay Monaco extra £8m for star

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    Monaco will be handed another £8.4m should Martial play 25 games for the French national team while he's at Manchester United. As match after match came and went with the 32-year-old watching from the stands, Schweinsteiger maintained a fearless face as he publicly backed his team online.
  • Shefiff defends release of suspect in McKnight shooting

    Shefiff defends release of suspect in McKnight shooting

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    McKnight is the second former National Football League player this year to die in the New Orleans area in an apparent road rage incident. Joe McKnight , 28, was shot three times near an intersection Thursday. Jets defensive back Antonio Allen told The Post, "It's so unfortunate, man. People take small things and blow them up into something big, and someone lost his life over something dumb".
  • Zlatan Ibrahimovic calls for more respect for 'perfect' Wayne Rooney

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic calls for more respect for 'perfect' Wayne Rooney

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    The United captain denied attending a wedding at the team's Grove Hotel when he was photographed out late the night after victory in a World Cup qualifier over Scotland. 'You have one opportunity, you have two, you have three - if you don't bite then somebody comes and takes the bait, ' Mourinho said. "It's not the biggest competition, obviously, but it's a competition that Man United's history doesn't have".
  • Firm denies tax-evasion methods for Cristiano Ronaldo, Jose Mourinho

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    After the Spanish state secretary of the treasury, Jose Enrique Fernandez de Moya, was quoted as saying that the body would take "inspections we consider appropriate" earlier on Saturday, Gestifute released a further statement in which they insisted that Ronaldo has always operated within tax rules.
  • Pistons make 10 commitments to Detroit as part of move downtown

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    The Pistons have been playing at The Palace of Auburn Hills since 1988, but Gores, a Flint native and billionaire whose business interests are Los Angeles, has never made a secret of his interest in bringing the Pistons back downtown. They are also required to ensure that at least 51 percent of construction employees in the building of the practice facility are Detroit residents, and they have agreed to award at least 30 percent of the value of all construction contracts in the building ...
  • Aditi Ashok improves to Tied 27th at LPGA Qualifying School in US

    Aditi Ashok improves to Tied 27th at LPGA Qualifying School in US

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    But after returning to the Hills Course having played her second round on the Jones Course at the five round event, Chan managed just a solitary birdie in a round that also included a double bogey seven to finish tied for 125th in the 157th-player field at eight-over-par overall and six shots adrift of the cut line.
  • Chelsea football club apologises to Gary Johnson for sex abuse

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    Chelsea have "apologised profusely" to abuse victim Gary Johnson and have admitted that the confidentiality clause inserted in their settlement with the former player was "inappropriate". Chelsea's statement adds: "Everyone at Chelsea Football Club has been profoundly shocked by news of historical child sex abuse across British football and our heart goes out to all the victims".
  • Olympics-IOC urges Tokyo to set budget soon to cut costs further

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    While efforts are being made to reduce expenditures for new venues, he noted that there is room to cut the anticipated costs related to using existing facilities, such as leasing nearby land for official parking space. A decision on a possible switch of the volleyball venue was delayed until late December. They include Nippon Budokan in Tokyo for karate, Chiba Prefecture for surfing and Yokohama Stadium in Kanagawa Prefecture as the main venue for baseball/softball, but participants were not ...
  • Nick Saban rants after question about losing being acceptable

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    This is a borderline holy site for those who worship the Crimson Tide. For comparison, UF allowed LSU to throw for 204 yards the week prior and still secured a win. Proof positive is that there aren't 26 pennants flying every home game weekend at Bryant-Denny Stadium. "I grew up 30 minutes north of Gainesville, Florida".
  • University Of Texas Will Reportdly Fire Head Football Coach Charlie Strong

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    Late Sunday, Strong told ESPN analyst Kirk Herbstreit that no one at UT had told him anything about his job status. "Just bear with us", Cole said . The foundation for greatness is there, he said. "A source familiar with the internal debate said that if Texas finishes 6-6, the school will definitely opt for 'new blood.' At 7-5, Strong has a chance of returning 'with the operative word being maybe, ' the source said".
  • Giants playing on the edge, still winning

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    With our staff and even with them, the issues we have that anybody feels on offense, defense or special teams, that starts with me because I am responsible for it all. Their next game is December 11 vs. the Bengals. Well as you just Saw, It was just a small sample of the press conference that Hue Jackson gave after the Browns loss on Sunday.