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Wenger says that Sanchez will not feature in Arsenal's opening game of the season, against Leicester City on Friday night, and may miss the clash with Stoke City the following weekend. He has said he intends "to focus completely on the Premier League", but if such an approach fails to yield a title challenge, he can expect the protests to ramp up quickly.
  • Buffalo Bills Agree To Trade Sammy Watkins

    Buffalo Bills Agree To Trade Sammy Watkins

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    The Buffalo Bills announced two big trades on Friday, both of which involved swapping cornerbacks and receivers with NFC teams. We'll update this with more information as it becomes available. But the Eagles signed free-agent receivers Alshon Jeffery and Torrey Smith in the off-season, drafted Mack Hollins and Shelton Gibson and have been pleased with 2015 first-round pick Nelson Agholor's improvement.
  • Derek Jeter will be new owner of Miami Marlins

    Derek Jeter will be new owner of Miami Marlins

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    However, despite the fact that Loria is leaning toward the Sherman-Jeter Group, any deal that is eventually agreed upon would still require approval from Major League Baseball's owners. Loria bought the Marlins for $158.5 million in 2002. Jeter, while wealthy by baseball player standards, could not carry the majority of cost (he's reported to be contributing $25 million to the deal).
  • Manchester City reveal space age new dressing room for 2017/18

    Manchester City reveal space age new dressing room for 2017/18

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    Intelligent players don't need time to be involved in the way we want to play. "Ivan Perisic is a good player, but it doesn't look like that's going to happen and I think they've still got plenty of players who can play in those positions; Marcus Rashford, Anthony Martial, Henrikh Mkhitaryan or Juan Mata", he said.
  • Isco gets €700m buyout clause

    Isco gets €700m buyout clause

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    However, his situation at Real Madrid underwent a dramatic U-turn in the second part of the season following Gareth Bale's injury. Isco was linked with a move to England with suggestions he could even sign for Barcelona for free next season.
  • Liverpool reject €100m bid from Barca for Coutinho

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    The midfielder has been courted by Barcelona pretty much all summer and the noise coming from his own camp has hardly dampened the feeling that he wanted to make the move to the Camp Nou. But a member of Coutinho's family reportedly told Sky Sports: "Coutinho has tried very hard to find an amicable solution to this but failed so far".
  • AU says Kenya election was peaceful

    AU says Kenya election was peaceful

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    However, his opposition presidential rival - Raila Odinga (son of the first Kenyan Vice President) - has said the IT election system was hacked, manipulating the vote in the process. In the southeastern Tana River region, police said five men armed with knives had attacked a vote tallying station and stabbed one person to death.
  • Philippe Coutinho hands in Liverpool transfer request after Barcelona bids

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    Even the simplest of preseason talking points are rendered futile by the relentless speculation over the still-unfinished transfer market. Liverpool are keen to address this weakness by signing Southampton's Virgil van Dijk, but it remains to be seen whether the Reds can persuade the Saints to sell the Dutchman who recently handed in a transfer request .
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    Alvaro Morata says "critics already killing me" after Chelsea move

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    Do you think the transfer fee of 80 million euros will weigh heavy on you? "I admit it's a very important amount but I have the personality to play with calmness and continue my path", the 24-year-old said. "Now I have to adapt to the new team, to an Italian coach who is very tactical, there are many changes", he added. Conte has been blasted by BBC pundit Garth Crooks, labelling his dealing with Costa as "the biggest mistake I've seen in years".
  • MRI confirms torn ACL for Miami Dolphins LB Raekwon McMillan, report says

    MRI confirms torn ACL for Miami Dolphins LB Raekwon McMillan, report says

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    The Miami Sun Sentinel reported that the former Ohio State standout was seen leaving the locker room on crutches after the game. McMillian was drafted by the Dolphins in the second round of this year's National Football League draft. "We were talking about how he was going to have to possibly be on that team", coach Adam Gase said after the game. We knew we had to get him some reps at it, especially in a game.