• Polls show USA divided over national anthem protest by NFL players

    Polls show USA divided over national anthem protest by NFL players

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    But for some, Trump's argument with professional athletes had everything to do with race. When asked about the upcoming vote, Stephen Curry said that he would vote no . But Wagner, a self-described army brat, also respects how special a flag and an anthem are in an Olympic Games. This was nothing more than what Trump wanted.
  • Fenerhace join race for Arsenal star, Man Utd wannabe?

    Fenerhace join race for Arsenal star, Man Utd wannabe?

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    The 28-year-old himself has been linked with a move to Manchester United , and is apparently very interested in joining former Coach Jose Mourinho at Old Trafford. And now one of those non-English clubs who would be keen on landing Ozil is Fenerbahce . And the Sunday Mirror Sport claim the German's representatives have established contact with United over a summer move.
  • Steelers player who stood for national anthem now has top-selling NFL jersey

    Steelers player who stood for national anthem now has top-selling NFL jersey

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    Sanders told a reporter that she doesn't agree that Trump is harming repealing Obamacare efforts with his National Football League focus, because he should focus on patriotism. As for the criticism that Trump spent hours feverishly tweeting about sports instead of focusing on Puerto Rico or the Graham-Cassidy health care bill, she championed the President's instinct to "always emphasize ...
  • LeBron takes on Trump

    LeBron takes on Trump

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    The Warriors head coach ended his essay with a response directed at President Trump, reminding him that he is there to "represent" all American citizens, and not just his base which voted for him. And if the Warriors don't want to meet with Trump, they may still get a welcome in Washington: House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi of California has said she would like to bring the team to the Capitol.
  • People flee homes and hotels as quake aftershocks hit Mexico

    People flee homes and hotels as quake aftershocks hit Mexico

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    The campaign on CrowdRise, part of GoFundMe, is raising funds for immediate and urgent relief efforts in Mexico . The dog survivor found in the collapsed apartment building is not the only canine hero in Mexico City . People in Mexico City were not warned by it on Tuesday because the epicenter was only 120 kilometers (75 miles) outside the capital and thus outside the main area of sensor coverage, said Carlos Valdes of the National Center for Disaster Prevention.
  • Alejandro Villanueva sorry for making Steelers look bad by standing alone

    Alejandro Villanueva sorry for making Steelers look bad by standing alone

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    Villanueva, a former Army Ranger who played collegiately at the U.S. Military Academy, stood with his hand over his heart in the tunnel by himself during the anthem. Villanueva jerseys are available in men's and women's sizes. The team will assemble on the sidelines for anthems in the future, Roethlisberger said .
  • Morata over Lukaku claim, Conte misses Italy, Hazard could start at Atletico

    Morata over Lukaku claim, Conte misses Italy, Hazard could start at Atletico

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    Pedro scored Chelsea's other goal as Antonio Conte's side maintained its ideal away record in the league, keeping it within three points of United and City at the top of the table. "One person ( Chelsea coach Antonio Conte ) will not spoil the image and what I did there. He's very strong and he showed he's a really good, complete player".
  • West Brom boss Pulis accuses Sanchez of cheating

    West Brom boss Pulis accuses Sanchez of cheating

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    Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has said the club can not afford to ignore any competition unlike rival managers who have questioned the value of the League Cup. "I think from the Doncaster game [in the Carabao Cup] last Wednesday to Monday night, we have enough time to prepare". The German will retire in the summer and Arsene Wenger will need to appoint a new club captain to replace the 32-year-old.
  • LeBron holds court, discusses Irving, distaste for Trump

    LeBron holds court, discusses Irving, distaste for Trump

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    It brings people together like no other. LeBron James said Monday he did not regret branding President Donald Trump a " bum ", accusing the United States leader of dividing the nation in his feud with the sports world. "I don't down anybody that's doing it in the NFL", James said. "He doesn't understand the power that he has to lead... this handsome country", James said.
  • Conte says I'd let Morata marry my daughter

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    He's a really good guy. "We all know that I wanted to come back, but I won't be ungrateful to Chelsea , where I was also happy and it is also a very big club, but Atleti is my home and here I am", he added. I think now he's involved totally in our style of football, in our idea. Paul Mariner reflects on how Chelsea's agreement to move Diego Costa to Atletico is mutually beneficial for club and player.
  • Conte: Courtois will be fit to face Atletico

    Conte: Courtois will be fit to face Atletico

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    The 28-year-old Spanish citizen joined the London club in 2014 and has scored 59 goals in 120 matches. Costa is reportedly going to be Atletico's most expensive signing, with his fee surpassing the €40m the Spanish club paid Porto for Radamel Falcao in the summer of 2011.