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Unsworth's priority is undoubtedly to haul the side out of their current malaise which has seen them win just twice in 13 matches. The midfielder, who is now out with a hamstring injury, had informed Everton he would not be extending his contract, which has less than 12 months to run, and drew interest from Chelsea and Tottenham in the summer transfer window.
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    But the driver, an Italian living in Brazil, said he didn't see any barricade or hear an order to stop. Human rights groups, however, say Rio's police force is exceptionally deadly. Valeria Aragao, an inspector with the tourism police, has said that the tourists may have thought the heavy police presence in Rocinha meant it was safe, when it actually signals just the opposite.
  • Arsenal attack can still get better despite five-goal haul - Arsene Wenger

    Arsenal attack can still get better despite five-goal haul - Arsene Wenger

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    Gooners have nicknamed the trio "AOL" after starting together for the first time. Mesut Ozil says Arsenal showed character and belief in their win over Everton in the Premier League . "Always at the service of the team with his quality of his passing and when he is at that level, he is an exceptional football player". "That was a goal with great quality and conviction, he headed it with conviction and I've questioned that".
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    But Maxwell says there's been a lot of POSITIVES that have come from his demonstration - including a new friendship with Colin Kaepernick who's sort of mentoring him now. Fortunately, in this case, Maxwell talked to management and was eventually given a new server. Coincidentally, Trump's infamous remarks wishing NFL owners could fire any "son of a bitch" who kneels during the National Anthem were delivered at a campaign rally in Huntsville, Ala.
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    U.S. Soccer isn't ready to appoint Bruce Arena's long-term successor as it begins the process of rebuilding after the U.S. national team's recent World Cup qualifying disaster, but it has chosen the man to keep things going in the short term.
  • Carabao Cup: Man City Squeeze Past Wolves Into Q/Finals

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    The England worldwide settled the tie in the 59th minute - and took his tally to three goals in two games in this competition - when he met Matteo Darmian's cross with a firm header from 15 yards. City and Wolves created chances in regulation time and extra-time at the Etihad Stadium but the match ended 0-0 and had to go into penalties. But City finally got an edge in the shootout as Claudio Bravo saved Alfred N'Diaye and Conor Coady efforts.
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    One week into his National Basketball Association career, Philadelphia 76ers rookie Markelle Fultz is reportedly dealing with a shoulder injury that sounds worrisome. Over the first four games of his professional career, Fultz is 9-for-27 from the field and has only converted on six of his 12 attempts from the charity stripe.
  • Steph Curry Consoles Devin Harris' Nephew Before Mavericks Game

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    In a video uploaded to Twitter Monday night, the two-time National Basketball Association champion can be seen hugging and speaking with Brayden Harris in the arena's tunnel during pregame warmups. Curry's meeting with Brayden was organized by teammate and close friend of Devin Harris' , Shaun Livingston , and Curry's younger brother, Mavericks guard Seth Curry.
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    Pochettino , who is set to field a team with plenty changes from Sunday's 4-1 win against Liverpool, said: "Lamela is not on the list". One month and a half ago, no-one believed if I told you that we're going to play at the Santiago Bernabeu with [Moussa] Sissoko, Harry Winks and Christian Eriksen in midfield.
  • Ronald Koeman backs himself to get Toffees out of sticky situation

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    The score was his first of the 2017-18 Premier League season, but while goals are nice for Ozil, his true value lays in his ability to create goals for others. "The final result is really disappointing", he added. "It was hard to keep them out". It was an entertaining fixture between the two sides, but if you were one of those unlucky people to catch the game on Sky Sports this afternoon, you've unknowingly been trolled by an innocent looking ballboy.
  • Real Madrid president adds fresh twist to €250m-rated Kane talk

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    Real president Florentino Perez discussed the rumours on Monday evening, and stated that the England global would likely cost at least €250million, or £223.2m. "What I can promise is we will try everything to do this again but there are many good teams around us so it's going to be hard". Kane failed to find the net in Tottenham's 1-1 Champions League draw with Real in Madrid on Oct.17.