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Meanwhile the latter has no experience of playing in the Premier League and could be a risky addition considering the lack of game time for Michy Batshuayi following his move from France last summer. "It's fantastic to read all the names that won this trophy and to stay with these managers is a great achievement for me". Former Irish worldwide Chris Hughton was also named Championship manager of the year, having brought Premier League promotion to Brighton & Hove Albion.
  • Death toll rises in Venezuelan protests against Maduro

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    Anti-government protesters play cards on a highway during a national sit-in against President Nicolas Maduro , in Caracas , Venezuela , Monday, May 15, 2017. Two police and a civilian were injured by bullets in other towns, authorities and opposition leaders said. On Monday, thousands massed from 7am (1100 GMT) on highways in Caracas and elsewhere, chanting slogans, waving banners, playing cards in deck chairs, enjoying impromptu sports games and sharing food.
  • Hoffman's goal helps Senators beat Penguins to force Game 7

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    Penguins goalie Matt Murray makes a save during the first period against the Ottawa Senators in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Sunday at PPG Paints Arena in Pittsburgh . "I don't think I even dreamt of this moment, scoring a hat trick in the Western Conference clinching game, but I can't speak enough for just our whole group", Sissons said.
  • Why Arsenal simply MUST keep our top stars at the club!

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    Substituted and harshly sent off against Bayern Munich in the UEFA Champions League , a tie which finished an embarrassing 10-2 on aggregate, Arsenal actually led the tie 2-1 while he was on the pitch, highlighting the impact he has on the team.
  • Monaco wins 1st French soccer league title in 17 years

    Monaco wins 1st French soccer league title in 17 years

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    According to reports earlier this season, Manchester United failed with a £69m bid for the France global as the Red Devils look to raid Monaco for the second time in three summer transfer windows. Monaco has had a fantastic season across all competitions this year, making it to the semifinals in the UEFA Champions League as well. And Vasilyev has stressed that unless the striker wants to leave the club in the summer, the club won't be discussing any price for the 18-year-old in the ...
  • Ronaldo magic takes Real closer to La Liga glory

    Ronaldo magic takes Real closer to La Liga glory

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    Not only did it put Real Madrid well and truly in the driving seat for La Liga , Ronaldo's record-breaking goal goes a long way to his Balon D'or hopes. Cristiano Ronaldo , however, returns to the squad as part of manager Zinedine Zidane's rotation system. In a unusual twist of fate, Real Madrid will be forced to pay Sunday's opponents Malaga €1m if they win La Liga this weekend.
  • Dana White announces major changes to UFC 213

    Dana White announces major changes to UFC 213

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    UFC president Dana White told ESPN .com on Tuesday that a bantamweight title fight between Cody Garbrandt and TJ Dillashaw has been officially called off, due to a Garbrandt back injury. No official date has been set for his next title defense, but the UFC has looked at headlining a PPV event with Johnson on August 19 in Seattle. He hasn't been featured on a numbered card since UFC 197 and it makes sense for him to take a fight against a well-known name like Dillashaw rather than an unknown.
  • Royals look to continue power surge vs. Yankees

    Royals look to continue power surge vs. Yankees

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    He gave up four hits and three earned runs while walking three and striking out six in six innings. It has been an encouraging rookie campaign so far for Bonifacio, slashing.267/.326/.488 with a.347 wOBA through 95 plate appearances. But the lefty fell to 0-7 lifetime against the Yankees when he was tagged by Gardner and Gregorius, the only left-handed hitters in New York's lineup.
  • Jurgen Klopp confident Liverpool will be ready for Champions League challenge

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    That run ended in 2006, and they have been third or fourth every year since then except for last year's surprise second place and this year's fifth. Antonio Conte must find a way of rousing his players again following Sunday's climax at Stamford Bridge, which included an emotional and somewhat over-the-top tribute to club captain John Terry.
  • Cowboys DE Irving facing suspension

    Cowboys DE Irving facing suspension

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    After being signed off the Kansas City Chiefs practice squad in 2015, Irving has been a solid, inconsistent pass rusher along the Dallas front. He had four sacks in 2016 with 15 game appearances. Rolando McClain , DeMarcus Lawrence and Greg Hardy have all missed significant time due to suspension over the last two years, as well. "I'm told the result of the test is not yet "official, " and that an appeal can be expected".