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Sport Sergio Busquets urges Barcelona to make signings after Real Madrid defeat
Author: 0 Sergio Busquets urges Barcelona to make signings after Real Madrid defeat

And that proved costly two minutes later when he saw a second yellow card after being adjudged to have dived when trying to win a penalty. Madrid were able to hold an advantage in open play for much of the game, and being able to turn to Cristiano Ronaldo and Marco Asensio on their bench when Barcelona went to Denis Suarez and Paco Alcacer made a significant different late in the game, when Real Madrid turned a late penalty equalizer into a quick victor and a third goal for safety.

Sport Everton finally get their man as Gylfi Sigurdsson signs
Author: 0 Everton finally get their man as Gylfi Sigurdsson signs

Clement was not prepared to talk about other clubs' players but admitted it was a "big challenge" to replace Sigurdsson , who was key to the Swans' Premier League survival last season with nine goals and 13 assists . "For myself, I would like to score as many goals as possible and create as many goals for my teammates as I can". It is why last summer when Farhad Moshiri's ambition lured him to become manager at Goodison Park, Sigurdsson was one of the top names on Koeman's wanted list.

Sport Brooks Koepka is golf's aggregate major champion of 2017
Author: 0 Brooks Koepka is golf's aggregate major champion of 2017

The couple made their public debut around Valentine's Day 2017 and were a big hit in Louisville, where Thomas is from, during the 2017 Kentucky Derby. The birdie on the 10th was an indication of the golfing Gods bestowing favours. "It was nothing other than just execution on the greens, I felt like".

Sport Doug Marrone opens Jags' QB race between Blake Bortles, Chad Henne
Author: 0 Doug Marrone opens Jags' QB race between Blake Bortles, Chad Henne

The Jaguars only crossed midfield one time while Bortles was in the game. On his worst pass of Thursday's preseason game against the Jaguars, Jameis Winston threw a ball from the seat of his trousers toward the end zone and it appeared to be intercepted by safety Barry Church.

Sport ECP accepts Kulsoom's nomination papers for NA-120
Author: 0 ECP accepts Kulsoom's nomination papers for NA-120

The nomination papers for Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf's candidate Dr Yasmin Rashid have been approved, it was reported earlier today. The returning officer said two petitioners had made nine objections to Kulsoom Nawaz Sharif's nomination papers and all of them were rejected after thoroughly listening to arguments.

Sport All Blacks make decision on Smith after text scandal
Author: 0 All Blacks make decision on Smith after text scandal

It's Super Rugby teams were bad this year and the Western Force were just controversially cut from the competition. Forget the hot air and unfounded optimism coming out of the Wallabies camp (they're at least consistent at that, if not test rugby), forget the Lions series as a form guide on the All Blacks and forget even the law that every dog has its day.

Sport Raiders Cornerback Sean Smith Charged With Assault
Author: 0 Raiders Cornerback Sean Smith Charged With Assault

Sean Smith of the Oakland Raiders is seen in a photo provided by the team. It's already been a tough summer for Oakland Raiders cornerback Sean Smith on the field; now, according to one report, it's been even worse off it. Smith's first court date is scheduled for September 29, and he could face up to seven years in prison if he's convicted of the two felonies. The investigation is being handled by Pasadena police, who declined to discuss the case Thursday.

Sport What do we know so far about Barcelona terror attack?
Author: 0 What do we know so far about Barcelona terror attack?

Two armed men reportedly entered a restaurant in the city centre after the van crash. Barcelona police later said in a tweet that the auto and its driver were intercepted about 10 kilometers (6 miles) outside of the downtown area where the original attack happened.

Sport Pique: I Feel Inferior To Madrid
Author: 0 Pique: I Feel Inferior To Madrid

It's clear signings are needed. 'With Neymar's departure evidently the team lost an attacking level, because you realise the footballer that is Neymar, there everyone will agree. I'm not going to say (Madrid are superior). "It is important for us to live with the defeat and accept that Madrid were better". "Maybe at certain times, as they showed on Sunday when they took their chances".

Sport 'Se queda! Se queda!' - Madrid fans mock Pique for Neymar tweet
Author: 0 'Se queda! Se queda!' - Madrid fans mock Pique for Neymar tweet

It was bad luck. "But does that mean they're better than us? (This is) not the way to express yourself and even less so from inside the club, singling out a player". We want to convince the fans but the off-the-field situation is not up to me. "They pressed very high and were better than us at the beginning". "I'm not going to say that", he said.

Sport Tuesday's Twins-Cleveland game recap
Author: 0 Tuesday's Twins-Cleveland game recap

Miguel Sano's ninth error didn't help matters, but both runs were still earned after Jay Bruce jumped on a first-pitch changeup and lined it up the middle for a two-run, two-out single. Kipnis followed with his second homer in as many games, a solo shot, later in the inning. Minnesota loaded the bases with no outs in the first, but Carrasco struck out the next two hitters en route to getting out of the inning unharmed.

Sport Everton shrug off crowd trouble in Europa League win
Author: 0 Everton shrug off crowd trouble in Europa League win

Meanwhile James McCarthy will sit out Everton's Europa League play off first leg against Hajduk Split at Goodison Park tonight. The crowd disturbance, which brought a delay of four minutes while stewards and police restored order, will result in a Uefa investigation.

Sport Tottenham close in Davinson Sanchez signing despite dispute with Ajax over payment
Author: 0 Tottenham close in Davinson Sanchez signing despite dispute with Ajax over payment

The highly-rated centre-half was Ajax's player of the year last season and was also a target for Barcelona and Inter Milan. De Telegraaf sports journalist Mike Verweij took to his Twitter account to reveal that Sanchez had agreed personal terms over a move to White Hart Lane, and it was now down to the two clubs to agree on a fee for the 21-year-old.

Sport Marshawn Lynch Hasn't Lost A Step In His Press Conferences
Author: 0 Marshawn Lynch Hasn't Lost A Step In His Press Conferences

Lynch has never been one to open up to the media, so it wasn't a surprise that he was in no mood to discuss the national anthem . He dodged the topic more creatively. "I would say yes". "When we run "74" or something like that, where I have to scan and read on both sides, that is pretty hard". Surely now, he has inspired detractors outside the organization because of his anthem stance, the particulars of which remain undisclosed.

Sport Barcelona hopeful of Coutinho, Dembele deals
Author: 0 Barcelona hopeful of Coutinho, Dembele deals

Liverpool play Hoffenheim at Rhein-Neckar-Arena tomorrow and welcome the German side to Anfield next Wednesday, with a place in the Champions League group phase at stake. "We are discussing their deals but do not know when it will be done". "I don't know why other people are saying what they're saying". "There's no news from me because nobody told me any different since we spoke last time about this.

Sport Arsene Wenger to be sacked if African billionaire buys Arsenal
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger to be sacked if African billionaire buys Arsenal

American billionaire, Stan Kroenke , Arsenal's biggest shareholder, controls nearly 67 percent of the company while Russian billionaire, Alisher Usmanov holds a 30 percent stake. "It's a great team, well-run". The level of disrespect here is bad and I don't even consider myself a Wenger-Inner, or AKB or whatever they call it.

Sport Center Justin Britt and Seahawks agree to contract extension
Author: 0 Center Justin Britt and Seahawks agree to contract extension

Ian Rapoport of NFL Network says the pending deal between the former Mizzou Tigers star could reach to more than $9 million per season. Britt started 16 games as a rookie at right tackle after being selected with a second-round pick in the 2014 draft.

Sport Barcelona general manager Segura says signings of Coutinho and Dembele 'close'
Author: 0 Barcelona general manager Segura says signings of Coutinho and Dembele 'close'

After Liverpool rejected the first two bids for Coutinho, and with club owners, FSG coming out in the open and stating that the Brazilian is not for sale, the midfielder handed a transfer request. Similarly, Dembele failed to report to training earlier this week and was reprimanded by the club as a result. "The only reason I could think of is that Real left his side dizzy in the Super Cup".

Sport Man United star comments on Matic move
Author: 0 Man United star comments on Matic move

This season, the Armenian is reaping the benefits of transitioning and followed his early pre-season form with a top performance against West Ham, hinting of what is yet to come. Much, of course, will depend on how convincing Mourinho can be. Lukaku can't play every game this season, and if he gets hurt for an extended period of time then United run the risk of falling back into the same toothless, draw-ever-game, nightmare they were in last season.

Author: 0 Zidane leads nominees for FIFA coach prize

His team-mates Dani Carvajal, Toni Kroos, Luka Modric, Sergio Ramos and Keylor Navas also made the 24-strong shortlist. Barcelona, despite exiting the competition at the quarter-final stage have four players on the list (although Neymar has since departed) - Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Andres Iniesta the other names chosen.

Sport Tampa teams to help remove Confederate statue
Author: 0 Tampa teams to help remove Confederate statue

Originally, the monument was set to be moved to a cemetery, but the Hillsborough County Commission amended a vote to require $140,000 in private money in order to move the monument. Since then, Baltimore has removed a number of Confederate statues, and many around Tampa rallied to have the statue?Memoria In Aeterna removed from in front of the Hillsborough County Courthouse.

Sport Gennett, Castillo lead Reds past Cubs at Wrigley
Author: 0 Gennett, Castillo lead Reds past Cubs at Wrigley

The ball bounced off the roof and back into the seats, but the follow-up throw was more powerful than his first, for those keeping track of such things. Hendricks left with none out in the seventh with two runners on. Kris Bryant entered Wednesday with 120 hits, 77 runs, 22 homers and 54 RBI, while Anthony Rizzo had 112 hits, 67 runs, 27 homers and 76 RBI.

Sport Trump Attacks Businessman for Protesting Trump's White Supremacy Response
Author: 0 Trump Attacks Businessman for Protesting Trump's White Supremacy Response

Plank stepped down early Tuesday, after the events in Charlottesville, telling Fortune: "I am appreciative of the opportunity to have served, but have made a decision to step down from the council". One person was killed and more than 19 others were injured during protests at the rally after a vehicle plowed through a group of counter-protesters who were demonstrating against racism.

Author: 0 Mkhitaryan: Lindelof will prove his worth at Man United

Seventeen men have had a dream start to life at the famous club - with some going on to win many titles while others have arguably faded off into the wilderness since. Mkhitaryan said: "As a player and for a club, you are always going to have ups and downs". Jesse Lingard said: "This was a really great experience and not something I have done or been asked to do before.

Sport Barcelona vs Real Madrid: Injured Andres Iniesta to miss El Clasico decider
Author: 0 Barcelona vs Real Madrid: Injured Andres Iniesta to miss El Clasico decider

Real Madrid will still have the FIFA Club World Cup, La Liga, Copa del Rey and Champions League titles for which to play in 2017-18, while Barcelona limps into the new season, still staggering after the departure of Neymar. "We will see what happens, but it has a big media impact already". Ronaldo was shown a second yellow card late on in Madrid's 3-1 win at the Camp Nou after referee Ricardo De Burgos Bengoetxea ruled he had dived to try to win a penalty.