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City were slack in the first half under Arteta's watch, falling 2-0 behind, and only managed to pull one goal back through Bernardo Silva in the 67th minute. But the improvement wasn't sufficient. City's thirst for European success will surely intensify this season, given their domestic dominance under Guardiola last term and Arteta agreed that, to be considered a truly great side, they have to win a European trophy.
  • Lionel Messi equals Raul Champions League record with brilliant free-kick against PSV

    Lionel Messi equals Raul Champions League record with brilliant free-kick against PSV

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    The Barcelona star scored the first goal in this season's competition with a sublime free-kick against PSV , in the process becoming only the second player in history to score in 14 consecutive Champions League seasons. Gameday 1 marked the long-awaited return of proper Champions League soccer, and it nearly looked like Messi and Co. never left. The Brazilian has started the season in fine fashion with a goal and an assist to his name in the league.
  • Vontae Davis Retires During Bills Vs Chargers Game, Teammate Reacts

    Vontae Davis Retires During Bills Vs Chargers Game, Teammate Reacts

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    Never heard of it, never seen it, and it's just completely disrespectful [to] his teammates", the linebacker told reporters, via ESPN .com's Mike Rodak . Davis had signed with the Bills in February of this year for $3.5 million. Following his abrupt retirement, Davis released a statement about what led to his decision.
  • Browns trade Josh Gordon to Patriots

    Browns trade Josh Gordon to Patriots

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    But Patriots stepped in and closed. Rather than outright releasing Gordon, the Browns are now trying to trade him to get something in return. Gordon was inactive for the Browns' loss Sunday at New Orleans. "For the past six years, the Browns have fully supported and invested in Josh, both personally and professionally, and wanted the best for him, but unfortunately we've reached a point where we feel it's best to part ways and move forward".
  • PAOK vs Chelsea: Sarri reveals Hazard, others may not play

    PAOK vs Chelsea: Sarri reveals Hazard, others may not play

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    Olivier Giroud, the perennial supersub, took up a starting role for Chelsea this afternoon as the Blues came from behind to beat Cardiff 4-1 at the Bridge. 'It's very hard. The gap last season was 30 points so I think to go above 30 points in one season is very, very hard. "Yes, I think so". He's proved that over the years.
  • Liverpool hold off Spurs to maintain ideal start

    Liverpool hold off Spurs to maintain ideal start

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    Roberto Firmino scored Liverpool's second goal while Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane were both influential and were praised for their work-rate by Souness. We play in the two toughest competitions in the world, the Premier League and Champions League . I am sad for the defeat but I believe that we can win against Inter.
  • Twitter reacts to Browns stunningly releasing Josh Gordon (Sportsnaut)

    Twitter reacts to Browns stunningly releasing Josh Gordon (Sportsnaut)

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    The team provided no specifics about what prompted their decision to part ways with Gordon . Until Julian Edelman returns from his four-game suspension, they have four just receivers on the 53-man roster Chris Hogan, Cordarrelle Patterson, Phillip Dorsett and newly-acquired Corey Coleman, who played with Gordon in Cleveland past year.
  • Roberto Firmino: Liverpool striker 'OK' after eye 'scare'

    Roberto Firmino: Liverpool striker 'OK' after eye 'scare'

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    Chasing a first English title since 1990, Liverpool swept to a fifth successive win at the start of the Premier League on Saturday with goals from Georginio Wijnaldum and Roberto Firmino clinching a 2-1 win at Tottenham . "Winning here is so hard, unbelievably difficult, so I never expect that". I would never expect that, you need a really outstanding performance and that's what the boys delivered.