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Sport Empty stadium was in defiance, not for safety concerns - Barca president
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Barcelona made it seven wins from as many LaLiga matches with a 3-0 triumph at an empty Camp Nou, where the Barca board chose to play the fixture without fans after their request to have the match postponed was rejected by LaLiga. Argentine Messi then struck his 10th league goal of the season to double Barca's advantage in the 70th. "In Catalonia they have injured a lot of people, people who only went to schools to vote", said Guardiola, who also captained Barcelona during a stellar ...

Sport Cardinals Fans Boo The Hell Out Of 49ers For Kneeling During Anthem
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ESPN's Darren Rovell noted just 11 players from the early slate of games knelt or Saturday. The number of team demonstrations, either before the anthem or during, decreased this week. But there appeared to be no protests in several other other games, including the New England Patriots' clash with the Carolina Panthers and the Dallas Cowboys home game with the Los Angeles Rams.

Sport Ronald Koeman given 'total support' of Everton owner Farhad Moshiri
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Under-pressure Everton boss Ronald Koeman insists his future should not be in doubt despite the Toffees suffering a morale-sapping fifth defeat in eight matches against Burnley . Everton will try to mend things in January when they are expected to make a move for a classic striker and that's where West Ham forward Andy Carroll steps in.

Sport United injuries are opportunities for others - Mourinho
Author: 0 United injuries are opportunities for others - Mourinho

Speaking as a pundit on ITV's. "I think every step in his [Lukaku's] career he grabbed it [the opportunity] with both hands". "Romelu was strong in his desire to be playing in a team with Champions League football - it was always his dream to come to this level".

Sport Stanton, chasing 60 HR, remains in No. 2 spot in Marlins lineup
Author: 0 Stanton, chasing 60 HR, remains in No. 2 spot in Marlins lineup

It was another no-doubter for Stanton, who is the first player to reach 58 home runs since Ryan Howard with the Phillies in 2006. Three more home runs in three games could present an unassailable MVP case. Parker Bridwell threw seven shutout innings and Los Angeles blew open a scoreless game with six runs in the seventh to defeat Seattle. Pablo Sandoval belted a season-ending home run with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning to give San Francisco the victory over San Diego.

Sport Busch Wins Stunning Elimination Race at Dover
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Crew chief, Luke Lambert, called the No. 31 vehicle to pit road before the majority of the field, giving him fresher tires to make up time. Jimmie Johnson , who finished third, tried to comfort his younger Hendrick Motorsports teammate.

Sport NFL Week Four Match Up: 49ers at Cardinals
Author: 0 NFL Week Four Match Up: 49ers at Cardinals

This matchup could be a key point in both teams seasons. The 49ers lost 23-20 on a field goal as time expired in last season's trip to Arizona . That win belongs to the Cardinals, and they enter today's contest on 1-2 and with the hope of claiming a second win here to get back to an even 2-2.

Sport Ahead Of Broncos Game, Lynch Wearing 'Everybody Vs Trump' Shirt
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The reference, of course, is to the ongoing protests in the NFL which began as demonstrations during the national anthem but have expanded to a direct repudiation of President Donald Trump himself. On Saturday, Trump demanded that NFL players stand during Sunday's national anthems. His comments about the issue sparked more than 200 players to raise fists, lock arms, kneel, sit or even completely stay off the field during the anthem before last weekend's slate of games.

Sport Kane motivated by Messi, Ronaldo
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I never said he is better than Cristiano and Lionel Messi , who are at a different level. But what I found more impressive was that all three goals showed Kane's ability to play different roles for Tottenham Hotspur . "We can not put so much pressure on Harry because he is so young". He is a striker, a killer, but completely different. "Cristiano is fantastic, one of the best", Pochettino said.

Sport South Carolina WR Terry Googer Stretchered Off vs. Texas A&M with Injury
Author: 0 South Carolina WR Terry Googer Stretchered Off vs. Texas A&M with Injury

After a troublesome first quarter, South Carolina's sophomore quarterback got into the rhythm and completed 11-of-15 passes for 207 yards and two touchdowns from the start of the second to the 9:24 mark of the third. "We made some competitive catches. They were doing their job, we had to do ours", McCoy said. Texas A&M took full advantage of the suddenly sputtering SC offense, with freshman quarterback Kellen Mond leading his team on three consecutive scoring drives as the game hung in ...

Sport 2 football players kicked off private school team after protesting national anthem
Author: 0 2 football players kicked off private school team after protesting national anthem

The Chronicle noted that Mitchem is a former Marine and a pastor. Mitchem, a US military veteran, had told his players not to protest because it would be offensive to him and other military veterans. "There is a proper time to do something in a proper way", Mitchem, a Marine Corps veteran told the reporter . McCullough said they were forced to take off their uniforms and pads in front of the rest of the team then and there, "pants and all".

Sport Sergio Aguero injury doesn't change Chelsea plan for City - Antonio Conte
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Wayne Bridge admits that he has been impressed by Alvaro Morata's fast start to life at Chelsea following his move from Real Madrid in the summer. Even before their win over Atletico, Chelsea had shown signs of returning to last season's title-winning form. 'Honestly, I'm not anxious [when players go overseas on their days off].

Sport Richarlison leaves it late to save Watford at The Hawthorns
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While goalkeeper Gomes could not quite get on the end of Holebas's wonderful delivery, Richarlison rose to head in an equaliser in the nick of time. "We had two clear chances to score the goal and we deserved the goal in the last minute". Following the equaliser, teammate Chalobah, who is now sidelined indefinitely after having to undergo knee surgery following a training incident, took to Twitter to celebrate Richarlison notching his third of the season.

Sport Hole-in-one propels Mozo into Open lead
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But Mozo lost her lead in the fourth round chaos amid very bad weather at the aptly named Windross Farm course south of Auckland. Organisers have announced that play will commence at 8.15am on Monday and will be free for public. Once on the green, all three players were forced to take evasive cover as a mini tornado like wind swept advertising billboards racing across the green almost hitting several people and causing officials to call play off for the day, the weather deemed too unsafe to ...

Sport Disappointment for Anirban Lahiri at President's Cup
Author: 0 Disappointment for Anirban Lahiri at President's Cup

I'm glad we're starting later tomorrow. "Both of us went out and said , 'We are going to look away from the screens and focus on what we need to do, and keep our head down and try and play our best, '" Lahiri said. The match was tied at that point. Unless the Internationals can find a way to put up a fight, this event is in danger of spiraling into further irrelevance than it already is.

Sport Roy Keane Hails Romelu Lukaku as a £75m 'Bargain' for Manchester United
Author: 0 Roy Keane Hails Romelu Lukaku as a £75m 'Bargain' for Manchester United

The Treble-winning skipper and Ireland assistant boss watched United produce another emphatic display as they thrashed CSKA Moscow 4-1 in Russian Federation last night. "Big, strong boy. Speaks well, comes across well, and seems like a decent character". "You look at his record at Everton , and he's gone to a much better team".

Sport Colin Kaepernick Recruited By Candadian Football League
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The crowd roared its approval. Amy Goodman is the host of "Democracy Now!", a daily worldwide TV/radio news hour airing on more than 1,400 stations, including WORT here. Many fans, it might be noted, are seeking an occasional retreat from politics and other entanglements through the drama of the field that makes hand-holders of people about as diverse as diversity gets.

Sport Record 5th Arc for Frankie
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And it was not even close. I would love to see it run on better ground, when you see the good horses quicken. The Yorkshire Oaks proved another cakewalk as Enable made all the running at York and won unchallenged by five lengths. I was striking Order of St. George's heels, I was going that well. The big question is whether this hugely likeable grey filly will stay a mile and a half, but she's by Galileo (albeit out of a sprinting mare) which offers hope and connections report that she ...

Sport Newcastle United 1-1 Liverpool
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He left in 2010, however, following issues both on and off the pitch, and has since enjoyed spells at Inter Milan, Chelsea , Napoli, Real Madrid and Newcastle United . Benitez admits he is very wary of the attacking prowess available to opposite number Klopp . "We'll see what we do with them", he said. I have talked in the past about the short blanket - if you cover your head, your feet are cold; if you cover your feet, your head is cold.

Sport Dalvin Cook suffers what appears to be serious non-contact knee injury
Author: 0 Dalvin Cook suffers what appears to be serious non-contact knee injury

That placed him firmly as the second best rusher on the team, ahead of the combined rushing yards of Dwayne Washington (third) and Theo Riddick (fourth). Rookies Jarrad Davis and Kenny Golladay were on the inactive list, Davis for the second week in a row. He's recovering from a concussion, and he had a neck injury added on Friday.

Sport Dodgers, Rockies gearing up for postseason
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The story of the Rockies' season has been the offense, led by NL MVP candidates Nolan Arenado and Charlie Blackmon . Yasiel Puig of the Los Angeles Dodgers is congratulated by Curtis Granderson after hitting a 2 RBI home run in the fifth inning against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on September 30 in Denver , Colorado.

Sport Burnley piles pressure on Koeman
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Everton manager Ronald Koeman has revealed to The Times that he thought Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud was signing for the club this past summer. Everton remain stranded in 16th place, Burnley moved up to sixth, but Koeman said the commitment of his team should spike any debate about whether he should carry on in his role.

Sport Tigers' Andrew Romine plays all 9 positions in win
Author: 0 Tigers' Andrew Romine plays all 9 positions in win

The Twins were already set as the second wild card in the American League and it was determined earlier in the day they will face the New York Yankees in Tuesday's wild-card game. Efren Navarro reached on an error in the second. In the fifth, another missed double play led to two runs. He guided Blaine Hardy through four at-bats (with some generous help from Bryan Holaday at second base ), during which Hardy induced a fly out, line drive double, RBI single, and a walk.

Sport Terry Collins to announce resignation as Mets manager
Author: 0 Terry Collins to announce resignation as Mets manager

Collins needed to go, the Mets were reportedly wanting someone much more analytically-minded and Collins is a stand-up person overall. However, the Mets were promptly ousted from the 2016 postseason by the San Francisco Giants by way of the National League Wild Card Game.

Sport Texas Tech-Oklahoma State matchup officially sold out
Author: 0 Texas Tech-Oklahoma State matchup officially sold out

With its 41-34 victory at Jones AT&T Stadium, Oklahoma State (4-1) won its ninth straight over Texas Tech, and its fifth straight in Lubbock. He completed 22 of 41 passes for 398 yards with two touchdowns but allowed two interceptions. Star wide receiver Keke Coutee, the team's most explosive offensive player, missed most of the second half with an injury, and his absence was felt while Tech struggled to take advantage of some offensive opportunities in the fourth quarter.

Sport Catanzaro's FG leads Jets to wacky 23-20 OT win over Jaguars
Author: 0 Catanzaro's FG leads Jets to wacky 23-20 OT win over Jaguars

But a 15-yard unsportsmanlike conduct penalty on linebacker Paul Posluszny gave NY the ball on Jacksonville's 40-yard-line, leading to Catanzaro's victor. Led by rookie Leonard Fournette and former Jet Chris Ivory, the Jags had 80 yards on 15 carries and the run game helped set them up for Jason Myers' 30-yard field goal for a 10-7 lead with 5:10 left in the first half.

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Baltimore cut the lead 19-9 on a 16-yard pass from Joe Flacco to Mike Wallace. Neither of these two teams had an impressive showing in week 3, but I'm chalking the Ravens' loss up to the jetlag even though it clearly didn't effect Jacksonville.

Sport Iwobi scores as Arsenal beat Brighton on Wenger's 21st anniversary
Author: 0 Iwobi scores as Arsenal beat Brighton on Wenger's 21st anniversary

Centre-back Mustafi then glanced the ball marginally wide of his own goal as Brighton began to lay siege to Cech's goal in search of a goal which would only increase the nervousness in the Arsenal defensive third. People say it's a long road but I feel good. "The opportunity we have is to go into this global break differently". Lacazette, Alexis Sanchez, Bellerin and Sead Kolasinac were all involved before Albion goalkeeper Mathew Ryan saved with his boot from Aaron Ramsey.

Sport Rugby Championship: New Zealand beat Argentina after retaining title
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Already confirmed as the winners of the Rugby Championship following the 27-27 draw between South Africa and Australia, the All Blacks charged into a 29-3 half-time lead in Buenos Aires. "We need to stick to our game system to the last minute, which is what I think we don't do, because 10 to 15 minutes from the end we start to lose it and the result escapes us".

Sport Los Angeles Chargers looking to avoid 0-4 start against Philadelphia Eagles
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In the season opener at Denver, his potential tying kick from 44 yards was blocked . The result moved the Packer to 3-1, which leaves them in a solid position as they look to consolidate their good start to the season over the coming month and ensure they get one hand on a postseason spot as soon as possible.