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Despite his protestations to the contrary, those close to Mourinho say he was very hurt by the abuse meted out to him by Chelsea fans, and you could see how much he relished beating his former club yesterday, as he defiantly pointed to the United badge at the end of the game.
  • Denny Solomona named in England squad for Argentina tour

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    But there is no denying Solomona's talent, with the 23-year-old Auckland-born wing having scored 10 tries in 13 appearances for Sale since joining in December. "League's the simplest game in the world". Francis, who will play for the Northampton Saints in England's Premiership, and the other uncapped players have no doubt been fast-tracked into the side with 16 players unavailable due to the British and Irish Lions' upcoming tour of New Zealand .
  • Patriots and James White agree to three-year extension

    Patriots and James White agree to three-year extension

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    Head coach Bill Belichick was cognizant of White's role in the offense the year prior when the running back hauled in 40 passes for 410 yards and 4 touchdowns. "James White is like my oldest son", Patriots quarterback Tom Brady said after Super Bowl 51, according to NJ.com's Matt Lombardo . The Patriots are continuing to sign running backs.
  • Thunder Extra: Thunder-Rockets storylines

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    They've been unbelievable all year long. The series is expected to be a jaw-dropping display of offensive fireworks largely lit by Russell Westbrook and James Harden . The offensive glass and how much the Rockets can score easy buckets could swing this series more than anything else. Look beyond Westbrook vs Harden vs Leonard vs LeBron.
  • Justin Rose pleased to move into Masters contention after third round 67

    Justin Rose pleased to move into Masters contention after third round 67

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    Rahm, 22, said he was disappointed with his performance but that he had nothing to lose and would try to play less aggressively on the final day of the tournament. "I don't even know how much it would mean to join both of my idols as a Masters victor", Garcia said, struggling to find the right words to express the place those World Golf Hall of Fame members have in his heart and soul.
  • Redskins hosting Giants on Thanksgiving

    Redskins hosting Giants on Thanksgiving

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    For the first time, the Washington Redskins will host a game on Thanksgiving night and the Giants will be the opponent , playing at FedEx Field in Landover, Md. Though they have never hosted, the Redskins have been involved in nine Thanksgiving Day games, in part because the Cowboys, a division rival, historically play on the holiday.
  • Antonio Conte Manager warns Chelsea to forget about Spurs

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    His team had done enough talking on the pitch, so easily going into a 2-0 lead in an eventual 3-1 win away to Bournemouth, after Tottenham Hotspur had supposedly made their life more hard with an emphatic and impressive 4-0 victory over Watford earlier in the day.
  • Pochettino: Star man Harry Kane is Tottenham's Lionel Messi

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    Watford, which rested captain Troy Deeney and was playing a patched-up defense, has not beaten Tottenham in a league match at White Hart Lane since November 1985. All we can do is win games, be better every day and be there if Chelsea fail". But the good news is he's back. That's one of my main attributes and I try to do my best and get into those positions where I can feed them into the strikers and try to create as many goals as I can.
  • John Wall Shines as Wizards Win Game One over Atlanta

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    There was no Déjà vu to Game 1 between these two teams in the 2015 Eastern Conference Semifinals when John Wall injured his hand after driving to the basket and ended up missing three games. Wizards C Ian Mahinmi (calf) will not play in Game 3, Wizards coach Scott Brooks said. "He's a tremendous competitor and he plays with toughness".
  • Tony Pulis: 'Roberto Firmino goal should not have stood'

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    That is why Klopp intends to ignore external events in favour of ensuring the Reds keep up the standards that secured a crucial result over the Baggies at the weekend. "We know it's a hard place to go to, West Brom, especially the last 10 minutes, but we dealt well with it and I think we deserved the three points".
  • Ben Te'o selected in Lions squad to tour New Zealand

    Ben Te'o selected in Lions squad to tour New Zealand

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    Warburton said he would be "100 per cent" fit for the start of the tour, despite sustaining a knee-ligament injury while playing for Cardiff Blues on April 7. "The All Blacks are the No.1 team in the world for a reason". And the back row battle in the Irish capital on Saturday will see two of the candidates for the No 8 role in New Zealand , CJ Stander and Billy Vunipola go head-to-head.
  • Kevin Durant ruled out for Game 2 vs. Trail Blazers

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    If everybody is out, the Warriors will potentially have just 11 healthy bodies, with Kevon Looney still nursing his hip injury. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Warriors are favored at home, as they are getting odds of -13.5 points against the Blazers .