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Mourinho's history with Tottenham's London rivals Chelsea could be a bone of contention among both sets of supporters, especially as he had previously said he would never manage Spurs . "But it's the past". He was often grouchy and looked dishevelled, while his high-profile falling out with Paul Pogba overshadowed the whole club. In all seriousness, though, Mourinho is saying here that he has reflected on the characteristics which have made him one of the most controversial figures in ...
  • Tottenham players got Mauricio Pochettino sacked, says Harry Redknapp

    Tottenham players got Mauricio Pochettino sacked, says Harry Redknapp

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    The major talking point across the European media this evening is the news that Spurs have come to the decision to sack Mauricio Pochettino . Upon the announcement of Pochettino's departure, Tottenham chairman Levy said : " We were extremely reluctant to make this change and it is not a decision the Board has taken lightly, nor in haste ".
  • Hazard sends message to Chelsea manager Lampard

    Hazard sends message to Chelsea manager Lampard

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    Hazard was asked whether he was surprised by his former side's upturn in fortunes, to which he responded, as quoted by the Metro : "No, not at all". Hazard added: "I still have good friends there". Maybe with two or three more players they would [be] first! "I played, didn't play, I didn't get the continuity that I needed and what I have here now".
  • Windies Take Unassailable ODI Lead Over Afghanistan

    Windies Take Unassailable ODI Lead Over Afghanistan

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    The home side scored 136 runs in the second powerplay but lost 6 wickets. Opener Hazratullah Zazai hit an attacking 50 however the rest of the cease-voice fell flat. Hope led the restoration, initial with Brandon King (39) - on his ODI debut - as the pair put on 64 for the 3rd wicket prior to King was bowled by Rashid Khan (one-46).
  • IPL: Mumbai Indians Retain Core, Chennai Super Kings Release 5 Players

    IPL: Mumbai Indians Retain Core, Chennai Super Kings Release 5 Players

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    Since Dhoni's absence, Rishabh Pant has been backed by India selectors to come good and take legendary wicketkeeper's place as primary glovesman in the national side for the 2020 T20 World Cup. They also released Tamil Nadu spinner Varun Chakravarthy, who was bought at last year's auction for a whopping Rs 8.4 crore. Former India cricketers Rahul Dravid, Sourav Ganguly and others played IPL even after retiring from global cricket because they did not retire from IPL and thus played in the ...
  • India vs Bangladesh: Abu Jayed Wants To Emulate Mohammed Shami's Bowling Skills

    India vs Bangladesh: Abu Jayed Wants To Emulate Mohammed Shami's Bowling Skills

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    Many years ago, in a conversation with Karsan Ghavri who was then the bowling coach with the National Cricket Academy, the former Indian pacer had mentioned that we did have the arsenal but were firing the same in the wrong direction. The International Cricket Council (ICC) gave a green signal to day-night Tests in 2012. "I can only tell the difference after I have bowled with it".
  • NFL Week 11 Betting Advice & Odds: Saints vs. Buccaneers

    NFL Week 11 Betting Advice & Odds: Saints vs. Buccaneers

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    When these two teams met in Week 5, the Saints won at home, 31-24, but Drew Brees was out with an injured thumb in that game. The Saints had their six-game winning streak snapped by the Falcons, 9-26 in Week 10. "Too many mistakes to beat a good team", Tampa Bay coach Bruce Arians said . Odds Shark now has the Saints winning by a projected score of 27-20, with the Saints covering the spread and the point total being under 49.5 points.
  • Penn State QB Sean Clifford Has A Message For Ohio State

    Penn State QB Sean Clifford Has A Message For Ohio State

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    The IU secondary will need to play its best game yet against the talented receiving core of the Nittany Lions. With Noah Cain still out of action with an injury, Brown got most of the carries. Despite missing most of the game, Hamler still finished as the team's leading receiver with 52 yards on two catches. "Yeah, probably", Franklin said.
  • Appeal rulings from Browns-Steelers brawl expected by Wednesday

    Appeal rulings from Browns-Steelers brawl expected by Wednesday

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    Browns fight, it's expected that Mason Rudolph will still receive punishment for his role. Rudolph grabbed Garrett's facemask and unsuccessfully tried to pry off his helmet. The Steelers will play against the Bengals in Cincinnati. Ogunjobi was hit with a one-game suspension for shoving Rudolph in the back and down to the field during the fight.
  • No. 12 Auburn’s comeback sacked late against No. 4 Georgia

    No. 12 Auburn’s comeback sacked late against No. 4 Georgia

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    Auburn is a strong defensive team this year, allowing just 17.4 points and 334.1 yards per game. And more importantly, where has the fourth-quarter offense that the Tigers showed been all season? With 20 seconds left in the half, the Bulldogs struck again against the Tigers.
  • Leclerc blames himself for error, apologises to Ferrari

    Leclerc blames himself for error, apologises to Ferrari

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    He explained that third-place starter Hamilton's lap in final practice suggested Mercedes needed to cool the fronts more, which "coloured our perception" heading into qualifying. Although it is not as significant as at the Mexican GP, where the circuit is more than 2km above sea-level, the altitude still has an impact in Brazil and Bottas said it was behind Mercedes' slightly muted qualifying performance.
  • Cristiano Ronaldo’s best worldwide goals

    Cristiano Ronaldo’s best worldwide goals

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    While Ronaldo under-hit passes and snatched at chances, Bernardo kept his composure to steer Portugal to victory, never more so than when he floated an exquisite pass to allow Fernandes to score. "I am convinced that, for him, too, the goal is to be better than the past to achieve team and personal goals". Meanwhile, England manager Gareth Southgate revelled in his side's ruthlessness as a 7-0 thrashing of Montenegro sealed qualification for Euro 2020 in style in the Three Lions' 1 000th ...