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NAIJ.com can report that Sanchez is now on £130,000 a week and many clubs like Manchester City and Premier League leaders Chelsea are interested in signing him this summer. Ahead of Monday's must-win match with Middlesbrough, Wenger said: "First of all, I can not confirm that we have offered (Sanchez) that". In 2011, Guardiola signed Alexis Sanchez at Barcelona, although left for a sabbatical a year later.
  • Security chief defends not canceling Dortmund game after attack

    Security chief defends not canceling Dortmund game after attack

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    Monaco won the game 3-2, although a post-match interview with Dortmund's Nuri Sahin offered a glimpse of how shaken the German team were by the events. But football is not the most important thing in the world. They are more thoughtful. Ousmane Dembele pulled one back for Dortmund on 57 minutes, but Mbappe fired in his second of the game to leave Monaco as favorites to reach the last four, despite Shinji Kagawa's late strike.
  • Capitals beat Maple Leafs, Predators defeat Blackhawks

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    A 3-2 overtime loss in game 1, with Toronto native and fourth line rogue Tom Wilson supplying the victor at 5:15 after he cut off a Martin Marincin clearing attempt. "It was just a one shot difference". "That's what leaders do". Before the game, former Capitals defenceman Connor Carrick was asked about Washington's playoff failures, and he said, without bravado, "You'd have to ask them how they sleep at night, how they handle those things and those issues".
  • Bucks playoff series with Toronto is set

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    President of the Toronto Raptors NBA team, Masai Ujiri, is pictured in Toronto as he promotes the documentary "Giants of Africa" in a September 15, 2016, file photo. Expect Kyle Lowry to have a field day, but can the Raptors finally win a Game 1 and break their opening game bad luck? Their lone Game 1 win came in the second round against Philadelphia in 2002.
  • Capitals' Wilson snipes Game One victor in OT, completes comeback against Leafs

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    Maple Leafs announced Wednesday that defenceman Nikita Zaitsev won't be part of the lineup for the game1 of the post-season series against the Washington Capitals . This first round series is something of a David vs. Goliath matchup. Anaheim Ducks' Ryan Getzlaf, left, shoots under the defense by Calgary Flames' Matt Bartkowski during the second period in Game 1 of a first-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series Thursday, April 13, 2017, in Anaheim, Calif.
  • Hank Aaron throws out first pitch at SunTrust Park

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    Julio Teheran opened SunTrust Park with a victory after allowing two runs over six innings Friday against the Padres . ATLANTA (AP) - On a night of firsts, Ender Inciarte saved the best for last. He struck out five and walked just one in a bounce-back performance. "The mind's a really strong thing in baseball", he said. "It's one I will never forget".
  • Efficient Rangers overcome Canadiens in Game One

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    There is definitely something special about playoff time in Montreal, as the city begins to emerge from a long winter and springs to life with a renewed vibrancy and hope. The 1-0 score remained until Michael Grabner added an empty-net goal with just over one minute remaining in the third period. But let's not forget that this season he became a member of the exclusive 400 wins club, and the only netminder in history to win 20 or more games in each of his first 12 seasons and 30 or more ...
  • Emotional acquittal in Aaron Hernandez double murder case

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    When the not-guilty verdict was read in court Friday afternoon, Hernandez appeared to get choked up, with the families of de Abreu and Furtado emotionally reacting behind him. That's when Hernandez allegedly yelled a racial slur at them and fired five shots into the vehicle carrying the men, killing two people and injuring the other passengers.
  • Ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez cleared of 2012 double murder

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    Sullivan says Hernandez had nothing to do with it. "These were two good young men whose lives were ruthlessly and senselessly taken". And the flashy litigator, who previously won an acquittal for Casey Anthony in a child murder case in Florida that garnered national headlines, insisted that Bradley shot the victims over a drug deal.
  • Jenson Button to make F1 return at Monaco Grand Prix

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    Any reservations he might have had have obviously been eased by the special appeal of Monaco and the fact that the track could be one of McLaren's best opportunities to score points this season. "Look, it's a hard one for Fernando, he's having a tough time", Horner, smiling, told reporters at the Bahrain Grand Prix. Fernando Alonso outlined a busy agenda at the Bahrain GP ahead of a string of races on two continents.
  • Demetrious Johnson wants all his belts from UFC title defenses

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    Call me when you want me to come fight again.' And thats it. "You have to train hard and believe in yourself and I believe in myself and my training", Reis told FOX Sports. There's nothing he's going to do to me that's going to impress me. As tempted as I am to pick Whittaker to create a disturbance in the middleweight division, Souza has proven tough to beat and shown a willingness to be patient in searching out his openings.