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Lionel Messi is a modern-day superhero, and the best player in the world. Now people are better prepared and he makes the difference. Ramos was dismissed with the score 2-1 to Barca for a two-footed challenge on Messi. Lionel Messi scored his 500th Barcelona goal to send the Catalans top of La Liga with a last-minute victor against 10-man Real Madrid at the Santiago Bernabeu on Sunday.
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    Mourinho praises solid performance against "sad" Sunderland

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    The club return to action with a home match against league leaders Chelsea next weekend. Rumours are circulating again regarding interest from Real Madrid, but Mourinho insists that the decision to leave the 26-year-old out, is down to a minor niggle.
  • 'Badly injured' Bartra has wrist surgery after bus attack

    'Badly injured' Bartra has wrist surgery after bus attack

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    We were informed by SMS that the decision was made in Switzerland. "When they told us "you're up tomorrow", we felt completely ignored". We earn a lot of money, we have a privileged life, but we are human beings. Security has been increased at Premier League grounds this season in the wake of terrorist attacks at sporting and non-sporting events around Europe, but Klopp said he had no specific concerns about the safety of himself or his players.
  • James helps Cavs hold off Pacers, earn sweep

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    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - LeBron James made a 3-pointer with 68 seconds left Sunday and the Cleveland Cavaliers hung on for a 106-102 series-clinching victory at Indiana. The Cleveland Cavaliers are shooting 43.7 percent from beyond the arc and 67.5 percent from the free throw line. "It's really frustrating to continue losing to the same team or the same person (James)", George said .
  • Uthappa's half-century help KKR post 172

    Uthappa's half-century help KKR post 172

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    Delhi are also high on confidence after two back-to-back wins over the Rising Pune Supergiant and the Kings XI Punjab. The home ground too hasn't been very lucky for Delhi as they have lost four of their last five games to KKR at the Kotla.
  • Roy Keane Shares Thoughts On Borussia Dortmund Game Going Ahead

    Roy Keane Shares Thoughts On Borussia Dortmund Game Going Ahead

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    Following the attack, the game was immediately rescheduled for the next night in a decision that made Dortmund feel "powerless", Tuchel said. "We weren't asked at any point (if Dortmund wanted to play)". "I know football is very important". Tuchel said, as reported by RuhrNewsBVB : "The game was the distraction of the workmanship, but it is our claim to distract us".
  • Maple Leafs Lose to Blue Jackets, 3-2, in Season Finale

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    And they showed it on Saturday in their 5-3 win over the Penguins, as the Maple Leafs have claimed the last open playoff spot. Former Toronto captain Mats Sundin scored 41 goals in 1996-97 and 2001-02. However, the Buds could have avoided a first-round date with the high-octane Caps by earning one point Sunday night versus the Columbus Blue Jackets.
  • We weren't good enough, says Johnny Sexton

    We weren't good enough, says Johnny Sexton

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    Two years later, his experience of the final was a stark contrast to that, as his Clermont side let a 15-6 lead slip, going down 16-15 to Toulon. It was a big turning point - 10 points - but even after that the players fought back well, created some more good opportunities, getting very, very close.
  • Raptors vs. Bucks Game 3

    Raptors vs. Bucks Game 3

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    He opted for Norman Powell joining the starting lineup in place of Jonas Valanciunas. It was more of the same on defense, with the Bucks holding the Raptors to an astonishing 46 points through three quarters. Milwaukee could never trim the lead below five in the fourth quarter. We didn't play a good game. DeRozan finished with just eight points at the half - all on free throws - when the Raptors were virtually finished, trailing 57-30.
  • Bayern Munich file UEFA complaint over Madrid police 'attack'

    Bayern Munich file UEFA complaint over Madrid police 'attack'

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    Despite the intense competition for forward places in Zinedine Zidane's starting XI, it is believed the Madrid duo even guaranteed there was space for Lewandowski at the club. "A robbery like that can't be allowed to happen in the Champions League", fumed Vidal, who scored Bayern's only goal in the 2-1 first-leg defeat. Ronaldo hailed Zidane's repeated courageous decisions to rest him throughout the course of the campaign for his upturn in form at the most crucial part of the season.
  • Conte: Tottenham Have An Advantage In Race For The Title

    Conte: Tottenham Have An Advantage In Race For The Title

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    We dominated large spells but Chelsea found a way to win. FC's Steve Nicol analyses the high octane FA Cup semifinal between Chelsea and Spurs, and how Conte's subs made an impact. We will move on. 'We have to be clever how we build the team for the next few years but for the second season it is a reality that the team is fighting [for silverware]'.
  • Trump blasts 'New York Times' over Patriots photo flap

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    The New York Times then tweeted the group shot photo and compared it to the 2015 shot, which also featured the Patriots. For example, the New York Times tweeted a photo comparison of the Patriots standing outside the White House in 2015 vs.