• Olivier Giroud confirms Arsenal stay

    Olivier Giroud confirms Arsenal stay

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    Leicester City winger Riyad Mahrez was never "close" to joining Arsenal , according to manager Arsene Wenger . Even after Danny Welbeck levelled on the stroke of halftime, Vardy restored Leicester's lead after the break. "We're disappointed to score three and come away with a defeat", said Leicester manager Craig Shakespeare . Unfortunately they didn't go in but we can take a lot of positives, he added.
  • Marcus Mariota scrambles and completes first pass since injury

    Marcus Mariota scrambles and completes first pass since injury

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    But the Jets only crossed midfield once and never seriously threatened to score. A win is a win, but a preseason win is a preseason win. Bryce Petty came into game with 1:01 remaining in the third quarter. Granted, it wasn't flawless - his pass with 2:50 left in the second quarter, intended for Charone Peake, tipped off the offensive line and was almost intercepted, and he added a turnover late in the third quarter, off a fumbled snap - but it did display exactly why the Jets were so ...
  • Redskins' Trent Murphy to miss season with torn ACL

    Redskins' Trent Murphy to miss season with torn ACL

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    Coaches have been pleased with how he's performed in practice. "He was really having a great offseason, then he followed it up with a really good training camp so far". From a big-picture standpoint, however, this is only bad news for a defense that already was a bit thin up front even before Murphy was lost for the season.
  • Ezekiel Elliott Not Playing in Preseason Game Against Rams as Appeal Looms

    Ezekiel Elliott Not Playing in Preseason Game Against Rams as Appeal Looms

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    In a letter to Elliott, the National Football League cited incidents of domestic violence reported by Thompson to police in Columbus, Ohio, during July 2016. a slew of additional credible and controverting evidence will come to light". According to ESPN's Adam Schefter , Elliott has three days to appeal the suspension.
  • Premier League matchweek 1: Staff picks and predictions

    Premier League matchweek 1: Staff picks and predictions

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    Nemanja Matic saw the UEFA Super Cup vs. Spending such enormous amounts on players are not without the attendant pressure and, with the League season yet to kick off, bookmakers are already taking bets on which of the three will score the most number of goals .
  • Pep Guardiola forecasts end to Manchester City spending spree

    Pep Guardiola forecasts end to Manchester City spending spree

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    There's a gulf between Albion and City. Arsenal host Leicester City on Friday night , marking the first time in league history the season's first match won't be played on a Saturday. "I'm very pleased for the team and hope we can carry on". "I think it is unsustainable", Guardiola said. One of their 15 draws came last season but was at Turf Moor, which also witnessed 10 of their 11 league wins for the season.
  • Manchester City at Brighton & Hove Albion

    Manchester City at Brighton & Hove Albion

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    Ready to begin their debut Premier League campaign Brighton takes on Manchester City on Saturday afternoon. " Last season it was the same and look what happened". This meant City had to unexpectedly spend big for another right-back, that being Danilo , a multi-functional player also capable of playing left-back as he's proven in pre-season.
  • Mourinho: Man United will compete with Europe's best in two years

    Mourinho: Man United will compete with Europe's best in two years

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    According to a report from The Independent , Manchester United have renewed their interest in Tottenham Hotspur star Danny Rose as they have grown frustrated in their pursuit of both Gareth Bale and Ivan Perisic . Dear, who famously scored five times in nineteen minutes for West Ham during a 6-1 thrashing of West Bromwich Albion in Apri 1965, was quick to point out that his old side had fared well in the transfer market themselves this season: "Joe Hart and Zabaleta are great ...
  • PREMIER LEAGUE 2017-18: 5 key players signed in offseason

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    It's fair to say that a lot has changed in football since their last top flight appearance in 1983, and Manchester City are one of those things. Manchester United begins its league campaign on Sunday, hosting West Ham. "But when I asked him about what getting the medal means, he was excited but said "I just want to win my first Ballon d'Or before I turn 20"," Ibrahim said.