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The Professional Footballers' Association has announced its Premier League Team of the Year, which includes one African but snubbed Manchester United's Zlatan Ibrahimovic. The remaining eight places are reserved for the two teams now battling it out for the title as the full-back positions are occupied by Tottenham Hotspur's Kyle Walker and Danny Rose, with an all-Chelsea centre-back pairing of David Luiz and Gary Cahill .
  • Voti Real Madrid-Bayern Monaco: tripletta pazzesca di Ronaldo

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    Un trionfo inatteso per le premesse stagionali, forse più clamoroso del 2014 ma senza lo stesso sapore: la dècima era attesa da 12 anni. Per il resto, il Real Madrid dovrebbe proporre gli stessi effettivi che hanno battuto il Napoli nella doppia sfida degli ottavi di finale , con Cristiano Ronaldo (autore di una doppietta nel match di andata) a guidare l'attacco composto da Karim Benzema e Isco .
  • Rudy Gobert's Injury Is Devastating, Even If It Isn't

    Rudy Gobert's Injury Is Devastating, Even If It Isn't

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    There was no immediate word on his status. Chris Paul hit a floating bank shot with 13 seconds left to tie the game, but the Jazz did not take a timeout before the final play, instead choosing to catch the Clippers off guard and improvise the final shot.
  • No comeback this time as Barca crash out of CL

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    The Bianconeri advanced to the semifinals 3-0 on aggregate over Barca with the result, and a disconsolate Neymar was pictured sobbing into the arms of his former Blaugrana teammate Alves after the match. "It's your year. With a defense like this you can lift the trophy", said an inside-page headline. The Catalan club is still fighting for the title in the Spanish league and in the Copa del Rey this season.
  • Date revealed for Maria Sharapova to learn her French Open fate

    Date revealed for Maria Sharapova to learn her French Open fate

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    This was a medication the Russian had been taking when it was within the rules but which was later reclassified as a prohibited drug. Because of her status in the game, being a multiple Grand Slam champion and a former world number one, among other achievements, Sharapova can receive as many wildcards as needed as she mounts her comeback.
  • Aaron Hernandez's friends and family question prison death

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    Hernandez's family wanted his brain turned over to Boston University's CTE centre, his attorney Jose Baez said. Hernandez had been serving a life sentence without parole for the 2013 slaying of a onetime friend. He had attempted to block the door from the inside by jamming it with various items, prison officials said. He signed a five-year contract worth $40 million with the team in August of 2012.
  • Cavs to waive Sanders, sign Raptors 905 star Tavares

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    February 8: One game after a thrilling overtime win in Washington - snapping the Wiz' seven-game win streak - the Cavs do the same to the red-hot Pacers, with Kyle Korver tying a career-best with eight triples as the Cavs won in an arena where they'd dropped 12 of the previous 13.
  • Facebook CEO comments on tragic death of Robert Godwin Sr

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    While the vehicle was spinning out of control Stephens pulled a pistol and shot himself in the head, Pennsylvania State Police said. The mother previously said Stephens stopped by her house on Saturday with a cryptic message. "I guess he just gave up", Green said of her son. "When I saw him I knew it was him". Authorities have found no evidence of other victims besides Godwin.
  • Juventus stand firm to eliminate Barca out of Champions League

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    Fans got more than a little choked up at the show of solidarity and at their subsequent interchange on Instagram. Thu, April 20, 2017 Which team is favourite to lift the Champions League trophy? "This is another step for our growth and now every opponent will worry about facing Juventus", the Italian added.
  • Cowboys to open 2017 regular season against Giants, reports say

    Cowboys to open 2017 regular season against Giants, reports say

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    In 2014, the Lions hosted the Giants on "Monday Night Football" to open up the season and dominated the visitors thoroughly, routing NY 35-14. This is the fourth time in the past five years that the Cowboys and Giants have opened up against each other, and the third straight season in which the Giants will travel to Dallas for the opener.
  • Former VCU basketball player agrees to NFL deal with Colts

    Former VCU basketball player agrees to NFL deal with Colts

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    Swoope made the same jump, joining the team's roster in 2014 after playing basketball for the Miami Hurricanes, and breaking through with four starts for the Colts a year ago. At his Pro Day in Richmond, Alie-Cox said he didn't expect immediate success. Amid the myriad pre-draft visits taken by the Kansas City Chiefs scouts and front office personnel was a trip to see a special free agent: former VCU basketball player Mo Alie-Cox.
  • Brighton on brink of Premier League promotion

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    Huddersfield had to win to delay Brighton's celebrations but their result left the Seagulls 13 points clear of Reading, now in third place, with only a maximum of nine points available to the Berkshire club from their three remaining league games this season.