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Sports English teen becomes 'weapon' for Dortmund
Author: 0 English teen becomes 'weapon' for Dortmund

I'm happy, delighted and proud to be part of this team. The coach keeps rotating so that's how strong this team is. The 18-year-old left Manchester City to join the Bundesliga giants in a £10million deal in 2017 and already represents England's U19s.

Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo takes break from Portugual's upcoming matches

Ronaldo is being sued by a woman named Kathryn Mayorga , who alleges that the soccer superstar raped her at a Las Vegas hotel back in 2009. Ronaldo has played for Sporting Lisbon in Portugal, Manchester United in England, Real Madrid in Spain, and was transferred to Juventus in Italy for €100 million this year.

Author: 0 Ronaldo left off national team amid rape allegations

He will also miss a friendly match in Glasgow against Scotland three days later. He was also left out of the squad in September, meaning he has not played for the European champions since their unspectacular appearance at the World Cup in Russian Federation.

Sports Jon Lester Has NSFW Response About Cubs Season Following Loss to Rockies
Author: 0 Jon Lester Has NSFW Response About Cubs Season Following Loss to Rockies

In the eighth, the Cubs' Javier Baez doubled in pinch-runner Terrance Gore to knot things up. Truly, the Cubs' elimination from the postseason was merely a microcosm of their season. Lester pitched six innings giving up four hits and one earned run while walking only one and striking out nine. Previously, the longest winner-take-all games in the postseason were 12-inning affairs in the 2014 AL wild-card round and Game 7 of the 1924 World Series.

Sports Barkley: I wasn’t coached much at Everton
Author: 0 Barkley: I wasn’t coached much at Everton

Kepa Arrizabalaga is likely to retain his spot in goal. Victor Moses , Emerson Palmieri and Davide Zappacosta are among the other squad players looking for a start while Callum Hudson-Odoi could make his first appearance since the Community Shield defeat to Manchester City.

Sports YG Performs At Vikings vs Rams Game, Receives Game Ball After TD
Author: 0 YG Performs At Vikings vs Rams Game, Receives Game Ball After TD

I think we've been extremely efficient the past couple of weeks, but you talk about putting together complete games, being better situationally. Kirk Cousins completed 36 of 50 passes for 422 yards and three touchdowns for Minnesota (1-2-1) in the first National Football League regular-season weekday night game at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum since 1985.

Sports Tottenham Hotspur vs. Barcelona - Football Match Report
Author: 0 Tottenham Hotspur vs. Barcelona - Football Match Report

In a dramatic second half, Tottenham's Harry Kane reduced the deficit before the majestic Messi added Barcelona's third. Rakitic stole the spotlight midway through the first half when the Croatia midfielder struck with a thunderous half-volley.

Sports Consoling Paulina? Brooks Koepka denies Dustin Johnson feud
Author: 0 Consoling Paulina? Brooks Koepka denies Dustin Johnson feud

I love the kid to death and we talked on the phone Monday and yesterday and he told me how he thought. I wasn't told until I got to the golf course. "For me, it's finished". "People like to make a story and run with it, and it is not the first time a story has come out that is not true". "I like walking, sport, going to the gym and playing golf", she said.

Sports Yankees Name Luis Severino Wild-Card Game Starter
Author: 0 Yankees Name Luis Severino Wild-Card Game Starter

The Yankees will send out Luis Severino , who ended the regular season with a 3.39 ERA and a 4.78 strikeout-to-walk ratio. He went 5-6 with a 5.57 ERA following the All-Star break. Right hander Liam Hendriks will take the mound for Oakland against NY 19-game victor Luis Severino. Reliever Liam Hendriks will start for the A's.

Sports Russell gives statement following 40-game suspension
Author: 0 Russell gives statement following 40-game suspension

Russell violated the policy and should be subject to discipline in the form of an unpaid suspension that will cover 40 games ". "I wish my ex-wife well and hope we can live in peace for the benefit of our child". Reidy spoke with The Athletic's Katie Strang about her personal journey toward feeling comfortable about coming forward with the allegations, why she spoke out and her experience cooperating with MLB's investigation.

Sports Barca coach Valverde calm despite 'earthquake' after defeat to Leganes
Author: 0 Barca coach Valverde calm despite 'earthquake' after defeat to Leganes

Yet, it was the forward himself who came on in the second half and his shot when deflected into the net Munir El Haddadi only fetched Barcelona a point, after they were down by a goal in the 41 minute. There were no changes at the break, but Busquets and Messi were both introduced within 10 minutes of the restart and the latter's introduction sparked the beginning of a growing period of pressure from the home side.

Sports Steve Bruce sacked by Aston Villa
Author: 0 Steve Bruce sacked by Aston Villa

The backroom team of Colin Calderwood, Steve Agnew, Stephen Clemence and goalkeeping coach Gary Walsh have also departed. New Villa owners Nassef Sawiris and Wes Edens sanctioned Bruce's dismissal amid a toxic atmosphere among fans and chief executive Christian Purslow delivered the news at the club's Bodymoor training ground on Wednesday.

Sports Tottenham boss Pochettino: Gazzaniga family reunion surprised me
Author: 0 Tottenham boss Pochettino: Gazzaniga family reunion surprised me

Huddersfield were inches away from equalising in first-half stoppage time and, had they done so, the whole complexion of the game may well have changed. Tottenham got the better of Huddersfield 2-0 in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon. The second half largely passed by without incident although Gazzaniga had to be on his toes to keep out a goalbound effort from substitute Isaac Mbenza late on, while Son Heung-Min and Lucas were both guilty of squandering decent counter-attacking ...

Sports Aston Villa's cabbage-throwing supporter being sought by police
Author: 0 Aston Villa's cabbage-throwing supporter being sought by police

Aston Villa have confirmed they have sacked manager Steve Bruce. Villa fans had become increasingly frustrated with boring football that Bruce's team had been playing, without results to justify it. It didn't hit Bruce but he admitted after the draw that he was fully aware that the vegetable was launched in his direction. "I find the whole thing hugely disrespectful".

Author: 0 Valencia draw 'is the way forward' for Manchester United - Eric Bailly

After a disappointing 3-1 loss to West Ham United in Saturday's Premier League fixture, Jose Mourinho's men put in a decent shift against the Spanish side but struggled to break the deadlock. "We left the hotel at six o'clock hoping that 30 minutes would be enough, which normally it is", he said. "We anticipate everything that it could be unsafe, in the sense of arriving late but we were informed the police refused an escort".

Sports Napoli test title ambitions at Juventus
Author: 0 Napoli test title ambitions at Juventus

Juventus leveled after a great bit of skill from Ronaldo on the left saw him befuddle Elseid Hysaj and put in a cross for a Mandzukic header. Juventus completed the turnaround in the 49th minute as Ospina failed to clear an effort from Ronaldo, which allowed Mandzukic to poke home from close range.

Sports Liverpool fans attacked ahead of Napoli Champions League tie
Author: 0 Liverpool fans attacked ahead of Napoli Champions League tie

Ahead of Liverpool's Champions League tie with Napoli tonight, guest writer Scott Fleming assesses the task on the Reds' hands and identifies the key threats the hosts will pose... "I heard now there's a Marco Reus shirt next to it - a few things stayed the same and a few changed in a better way". Daniel Sturridge might have played his way into a start on Wednesday.

Sports Rockies win NL Wild Card thriller
Author: 0 Rockies win NL Wild Card thriller

The National League Central champion Milwaukee Brewers will begin postseason play on October 4. That game will air on MLB Network. The victor will advance to the NLDS to face the Brewers. The Brewers will host the victor of the Rockies-Cubs Wild Card Game at Miller Park. On Tuesday, they did just that with ESPN. The Rockies managed it in large part thanks to pitcher Kyle Freeland , who hurled six and two-thirds innings of scoreless ball on just three days' rest.

Sports Cardiff slips to fourth successive defeat
Author: 0 Cardiff slips to fourth successive defeat

A fourth successive defeat left promoted Cardiff second bottom with two points from seven games while Burnley's first away win pushed them into mid-table. Neil Warnock's men came into the match on the back of games against Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester City, and although there were flashes of promise, they paid the price for their profligacy.

Sports 'I'm not interested': José Mourinho responds to Paul Scholes' criticism
Author: 0 'I'm not interested': José Mourinho responds to Paul Scholes' criticism

Valencia took to Twitter on Wednesday morning to clear up the incident - insisting he had not read the caption in question. The Ecuadorian later wrote he liked the post "without reading the text". " I'm not even surprised about the outcome of this game". Recent rumors have claimed Manchester United was lining up Zidane as the top target to replace Mourinho , but his interest in the position seems to be minimal.

Sports Brewers Beat Cubs to Win NL Central Division
Author: 0 Brewers Beat Cubs to Win NL Central Division

Furthermore, Wilbon opined that the numerous and sundry injury problems that have plagued the Cubs this season are behind that inconsistency. The Brewers will host the wild card victor starting Thursday in the best-of-five Division Series.

Sports Ryder Cup: Passion, planning and performance the pillars of Europe's big win
Author: 0 Ryder Cup: Passion, planning and performance the pillars of Europe's big win

What set Le Golf National apart, however, was the unrivalled viewing experience for the fans - most spectacularly the 7,000-capacity grandstand looming over the first tee. Coming up against opponents who played well did not help either. The rewards arrived this year. On Saturday, Woods twice had the misfortune to encounter his recent nemesis, British Open champion Francesco Molinari , who teamed up with Tommy Fleetwood to go 4-0-0 in the team format.

Author: 0 Twins Manager Paul Molitor is Fired

While Levine said they don't yet have anyone on a short list to become the next Twins. Soon after Molitor was dismissed from his post, the Twins announced the firing of seven minor-league coaches and two strength and conditioning coaches from the major league staff.

Sports Dodgers Dominate Rockies to Take NL West Crown
Author: 0 Dodgers Dominate Rockies to Take NL West Crown

The rookie with the preternatural calm pitched the Los Angeles Dodgers to a record sixth consecutive NL West title. After manager Mike Scioscia announced he was stepping down, his team beat Oakland to win the season finale at Anaheim.

Author: 0 Hoffenheim vs Manchester City, Champions League

City suffered a shock 2-1 defeat at home to Lyon in their first Group F game while Hoffenheim drew 2-2 at Shakhtar Donetsk. Manchester City are unbeaten in their last five Champions League games against German opponents (W4, D1) since a 1-0 defeat by Bayern Munich in September 2014.