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Winning is the only acceptable outcome and that plays into the attitude of having a more attacking rather than a more defensive plan B (i.e. the 4-2-4). He entered the pitch at the final whistle and embraced every member of his squad - saying after that he knows when his players need either affection or castigation.
  • Champions League: Manchester City And Celtic To Meet Barcelona

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    UEFA General secretary ad interim Theodore Theodoridis told reporters that the Champions League will continue to have a 32-team group stage and a 16-club knockout phase and the Europa League remains at 48 teams, although in a new development the winners will automatically qualify for the Champions League group stage as now they can potentially take part in a play-off round.
  • Brazil wins gold in soccer; U.S. grabs more track medals

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    Neymar has announced he intends to step down as Brazil captain after guiding the country to the long-awaited Olympic gold medal at Rio 2016 . For Neymar , the victory marks a title with his country, having been part of the team that had to settle for silver four years ago in London.
  • First Pregnant Woman Diagnosed with Zika in Singapore

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    The first one was confirmed on Wednesday. Of the 115 cases discovered so far, 57 were foreigners who live and work in Singapore . The first human cases of the virus in Florida surfaced in early August in an area roughly one square mile wide just north of downtown Miami .
  • Trump proposals 'a threat' to Mexico's future — Pena Nieto

    Trump proposals 'a threat' to Mexico's future — Pena Nieto

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    But this is a subtle point, and given the context of Trump's insistence on other tougher measures, Trump supporters who had anxious that he might be softening his immigration measures in a significant way were relieved and pleased at his overall approach.
  • Pujols, Halos rout Estrada, Jays

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    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - David Ortiz hit his 30th home run in the first inning, but Tampa Bay came back from a three-run deficit to beat Boston. "He's approaching 100 RBI". "That's a game I felt I was going deep for sure, but it didn't bounce our way", Happ said. "It didn't bounce our way". "I got hit around with some decent pitches", he said.
  • Dallas Cowboys 53-Man Roster Projection (Offense)

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    Prescott has been wildly impressive so far in the preseason, completing 39-of-50 passes for 454 yards, five touchdown passes and no interceptions, for a rating of 137.8. "Yeah, again, like with every player on our team, we'll take the situation day by day ", Garrett said, via the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. But that's more wishful thinking as even Garrett acknowledged that the Cowboys expect Romo back "during the season", making rookie fourth-round pick Dak Prescott the team's opening day ...
  • Olympics: US NBA stars rip Serbia for third gold in a row

    Olympics: US NBA stars rip Serbia for third gold in a row

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    With the win, U.S. forward Carmelo Anthony became the first man with three Olympic basketball gold medals. Anthony also picked up his third gold to go with a bronze, becoming the most decorated male in Olympic basketball history. "And I'm here today, three gold medals later". It was by now an exhibition, underlined by DeMar DeRozan's breath-taking alley-oop, as the United States' men won a 15th basketball gold.
  • Amid trade rumblings, Cowboys' Darren McFadden not worried about his future

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    His goal was to be ready for practice leading up to the September 11 season opener against the New York Giants. "It's one of those things I'm working with the trainers". The Cowboys' strongest position is running back with Ezekiel Elliott , Alfred Morris , Lance Dunbar , McFadden and Darius Jackson . The Cowboys likely don't have spots for all of them.
  • La Juve chiude con due colpi

    La Juve chiude con due colpi

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    Axel Witsel e la Juventus erano da tempo destinati a incontrarsi. Inizialmente si è ipotizzato di una richiesta al rialzo dello Zenit . I russi hanno prima provato a ritrattare sul prezzo, poi si sono incaponiti alla ricerca di un sostituto (pensarci prima no?) senza il quale, Lucescu dixit, non si sarebbe potuto cedere il belga .
  • A FedEx Cup first beckons for Day, Scott

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    Of course , there will be some players out there looking to make a move from outside the Top 100 in order to play next week, including a few well known golfers in No. Johnson, Spieth, Phil Mickelson, Jimmy Walker and Brooks Koepka are pretty much locks at this point. The four-event series runs concurrently with the PGA Tour's FedEx Cup playoffs, and it determines the fate of 50 PGA Tour cards.
  • Buffon invita alle#39;applauso della Marsigliese contro i fischi. Parigi:

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    Non appena allo stadio San Nicola di Bari è iniziato l'inno transaplino, il portiere azzurro ha cominciato ad applaudire , trascinando la squadra e gran parte del pubblico barese. Qualche minuto dopo, il capitano italiano prenderà il microfono per qualche parola di omaggio alle 291 vittime del sisma che ha colpito l'Italia. Questo è un esempio di cultura, che vogliamo vedere sui campi di calcio, per sconfiggere l'ignoranza.