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Carrick: Derby draw 'point gained' for Utd

Michael Carrick has praised Manchester United's point gained in Thursday's city derby, but hinted at frustration over Marouane Fellaini's sending off. Pep Guardiola says his team could not have done much more than they did during the 0-0 draw with Manchester United . Marcus Rashford gave his all in the encounter and nearly opening goal lat in the first half. Read More »

Steelers select EDGE T.J. Watt in round one

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Watt as a first-round pick when he chose to leave the University of Wisconsin following a breakout season as a redshirt junior. His impressive combine workout turned plenty of heads, pointing plenty of folks back to film to see what they missed. Read More »

Manchester City not interested in Dele Alli - Guardiola

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Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola, has insisted that they are not looking to sign Dele Alli from Tottenham Hotspur . Guardiola went on to praise Alli, but claims that City aren't interested in signing him, despite the England worldwide being one of the most fantastic players he has ever seen. Read More »

Fellaini flashpoint sole spark as Man United, City play out drab draw

When the striker returned to his feet, Fellaini proceeded to headbutt him right in front of the official. United - without injured top scorer Zlatan Ibrahimovic - had produced the sort of defensive, pragmatic performance that is manager Jose Mourinho's specialty, and they stayed solid for the closing minutes to extend their unbeaten run to 24 matches - their longest such streak in a single top-flight season. Read More »

Duffy pitches gem as Royals beat Angels 7-1

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Duffy's performance came one night after Jason Vargas threw 7 2/3 scoreless innings to beat Oakland. Trout, the reigning American League MVP, was the DH in 11 games past year. He struck out four of the seven batters he faced. "One thing is if you're constantly coming from behind - tonight we were in the game - but if you're constantly coming from behind, your offense can stall", Angels manager Mike Scioscia said. Read More »

Barton comes out swinging after 18 month betting ban

In a statement released shortly after the news broke, Barton said the FA decision "effectively forces me into an early retirement". To be clear from the outset here this is not match fixing and at no point in any of this is my integrity in question. Read More »

Maple Leafs rebuild coming along nicely, now to get hungrier

What a game. What a series. After that, Beagle said the Capitals need to limit turnovers even more than usual and that puck possession will be especially important in the upcoming series. Is this a time for excessive patience or an honest evaluation of what the team needs? The debate's officially over, if it wasn't already: Gardiner is part of the solution, not the problem. Read More »

Mourinho: 'A win means nothing if we don't finish in top four'

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Even longer I think". I'm all for a few goals. Unfortunately, they have not played the minutes they could have done this season at centre-back, making their inclusion in the team something of a gamble - but not necessarily a bad one to make, especially off the bench if United become desperate due to more injuries during the game. Read More »

Former Newcastle winger arrested in tax fraud investigation

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Sources close to the investigation that also involves West Ham United and Chelsea said the 31-year-old was now in custody and "answering questions". Premier League leaders Chelsea, West Ham and Newcastle United are the only clubs in England so far to be publicly embroiled in the far-reaching probe. Read More »

Zola resigns as Birmingham manager

It was with Portsmouth that Redknapp enjoyed arguably his greatest success when they won the 2008 FA Cup. He led the Cherries to promotion to the second tier as champions of the old Division Three in 1987, having also won the Football League Trophy in 1984. Read More »

Texans grab quarterback in FanSided writers mock draft

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Aside from the quarterback position , the Texans also need a tight end, which they might go after in the second round. He gave up five picks, including two first-rounders, from his 2011 and 2012 drafts to move up from No. Griffin plays aggressively, something the Eagles would love to add to their secondary. Jaworski, who spent 10 seasons with the Eagles from 1977 to 1986, says he doesn't want Wentz make the same mistake he did when he was playing. Read More »

Bengals make John Ross the ninth pick in the draft

Cincinnati passed over highly-rated defensive players to take Ross. Ross is the first UW wide receiver drafted since Reggie Williams also went ninth overall to Jacksonville in 2004, and he's the Huskies' highest draft pick since quarterback Jake Locker went eighth overall to Tennessee in 2011. Read More »

Mourinho just getting started at Man United

While statistics rarely give a full picture of a Premier League campaign, they can offer an interesting talking point or two and these figures appear to confirm that Herrera has been just as effective for United as Kante has been for Chelsea so far this season. Read More »

Dolphins draft Missouri DE Charles Harris in 1st round

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Successful defenses have players that can play multiple roles and Takkarist McKinley has the requisite skill to play SAM linebacker and defensive end. The Dolphins have the 22nd overall selection and will have that same slot in every round as a result of their 10-6 finish and playoff appearance last season. Read More »

Bills select LSU's White with the 27th pick in NFL draft

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The Atlanta Falcons have taken defensive end Takkarist McKinley of UCLA with the No. 26 pick in the National Football League draft in another attempt to boost their pass rush. The best part of this pick? Although White has been criticized for lacking physicality in the running game, he'll make up for it in coverage, and he'll compete for a starting job right away. Read More »

How Can Leonard Fournette Help the Jacksonville Jaguars?

The Texans open the season at NRG Stadium against the Jaguars on September 10th and face the Jaguars on the road on December 17th. Before the draft, Fournette spoke about how Elliott's strong rookie season in which he led the National Football League in rushing helped running backs in this year's draft. Read More »

Ramsey wants Arsenal to win FA Cup for Wenger

The Gunners achieved the standout result of a hard second half of the season when they ground out a 2-1 extra-time win over City on Sunday to reach a third FA Cup final in four years. Wenger's side were on the brink of yet another painful defeat in a turbulent season after being out-played by City and falling behind to Sergio Aguero's second half strike at Wembley on Sunday. Read More »

Eriksen insists Tottenham can still win Premier League

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Should Chelsea fail to win at Everton in Sunday's earlier match, Tottenham could conceivably be top of the table before Chelsea play again if they beat Arsenal and follow that with victory at West Ham United next Friday. MOUSA DEMBELE could miss out on Sunday's North London derby through injury. Only Jose Mourinho's first title winning side at Chelsea in 2004-05 can compare with the squad now at White Hart Lane. Read More »

Anthony Joshua: 'Wladimir Klitschko Is Underrated'

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ET and will be replayed on HBO that night at 11:00 p.m. ET. Interestingly, the vacant WBA "super" belt which was stripped from Tyson Fury following his battle with both depression and drug addiction is also up for grabs on Saturday. "I'm delighted to be here". 'I'm not Nostradamus but I recorded a video of my prediction of the fight. His world title win came over Charles Martin, who had no right being a champion, and he has no fights against top level fighters. Read More »

Raptors seize control with win over Bucks

Tony Snell was the only Buck to hit one from long range. There's a real argument that, if the Raptors get past the Bucks, they should leave the starting lineup as-is against the Cleveland Cavaliers, especially the way Powell has been playing. Read More »