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Dieo Simeone: Atletico's win against Celta Vigo 'a long time coming'

That goal came during a rare bright spell for Atleti with the visitors spending much of the game on the back foot and having to rely on goalkeeper Jan Oblak t...


Substitute Mikel Merino nets late victor as Newcastle topple Crystal Palace

The England worldwide compared Palace's current manager Roy Hodgson to former boss Sam Allardyce, who helped the club escape relegation last season before ste...


Cubs coach to interview for Nationals' managerial job

The Washington Post was the first to report the interview. A former outfielder and first baseman, the bilingual Martinez played 16 seasons in the majors. "You...


Arsenal vs. Norwich City

That victory lifted the Gunners up to fifth place in the Premier League , level on points with fourth-placed Chelsea and just four behind second-placed Manch...


Karim Benzema backed by Marcelo, Emilio Butragueno over Gary Lineker criticism

Lineker's criticism of Benzema was taken seriously by the Spanish media, with most outlets devoting significant coverage to arguing why the former Barcelona ...


Iditarod committee says Dallas Seavey's sled dogs failed drug test

The Iditarod Trail Committee met Monday in an emergency session and chose to release the musher's identity after initially refusing on a lawyer's advice. Race o...


Charge Complete: Chargers Shut Out Broncos, 21-0

All involved - players and coaches alike for what is now a 3-3 team that is more than a little wobbly - have said they have a talented roster and they've had go...


Aussies in NBA: Simmons the first Australian to record a triple-double

The versatile big man from Melbourne played just one season of college for LSU where he was named a consensus first-team All-American and the USBWA National ...


League Cup: Swansea City vs Manchester United preview

Meanwhile, after their 2-1 win over United last Saturday, Huddersfield Town midfielder Tom Ince said that Mourinho's men do not play with the same fluidity ...


Patriots' linebacker Harvey Langi released from hospital following auto accident

Conroy had unknown dosages of Gabapentin, Quetipine, and Baclofen on him at the time of the crash. Conroy and his passenger, Steven Gordon, were uninjured in ...


Eagles LT Jason Peters carted off field after injuring knee

As medical staff treated Peters on the field, almost the entire Philadelphia team ran out to surround the 14th-year veteran, and the crowd at Lincoln Financia...


Barcelona directors split over Coutinho January plans

Liverpool are said to be interested in signing PSG winger Julian Draxler if they were to sell Coutinho in the near future with the German seen as a like-for-li...


Arizona State to wear 'Brotherhood' uniforms honoring Sun Devils who served

Arizona State University has played an active role in supporting and honoring the USA military through its Salute to Service enterprise. The uniforms feature ...


Rio police shoot dead Spanish tourist on favela tour

Maria Esperanza Jimenez Ruiz was reportedly shot after the auto she was driving "broke through a police road block" in the Rocinha favela around 10:30 a.m., Age...


Marcus Peters testifies Marshawn Lynch was trying to calm him down

There was speculation that Lynch was intent on protecting Marcus Peters , who had been flagged for a hit on Raiders quarterback Derek Carr . BC-FBN-Raiders-...


Sendejo Suspended 1 Game For Hit On Ravens' Wallace

Sendejo was also fined earlier this year for an illegal hit to Tampa Bay Buccaneers tight end Cameron Brate, which likely has something to do with the suspensio...


5 things we learned from Bears win over Panthers

Turnovers crippled Carolina, which fell short despite posting a 20-5 advantage in first downs and a 293-153 edge in total yards. That didn't stop Chicago (3-4) ...


Fan Throws Pint At Jozy Altidore, Giovinco Drinks It

Altidore had bullied his way past the Atlanta defence to score an equaliser in the second half, and he celebrated by antagonising the opposition fans with his h...


Bengals rookie: Give me the ball, I'm better than Le'Veon Bell

The running back from Oklahoma racked up 48 yards on seven carries in the first half Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers . That included bouncing Dre Kir...


Eric Bledsoe sent home from shootaround, Suns engaged in trade talks

Three games into the season is usually considered too early to make a coaching change. "I Dont wanna be here", he tweeted Sunday afternoon. Still, league ...


Malaysia gets a 'C' in Global Pension Index

However, there are ways in which the Singapore system could strengthen its index score, said Hawkers. As to reducing barriers to establishing tax-approved gro...


Ryan Giggs Confirms His Interest in Leicester City, Everton Jobs

Leicester sacked Craig Shakespeare last week while the Toffees fired Ronald Koeman today. Ryan Giggs has confirmed his interest in the vacant managerial ...


Corey Seager expected to be on the Dodgers World Series roster

Seager missed the NLCS against the Chicago Cubs because of a bad back. He received an epidural injection a day later, but his body did not respond to treatment ...


ESPN cancels 'Barstool Van Talk' after 1 episode

The show, " Barstool Van Talk ", debuted last week. Apart from this decision, we appreciate the efforts of BIG CAT (DAN KATZ) and PFT COMMENTER . Skipper add...


McElwain: Death threats leveled at Gators coaches, players, families

Death threats to your families. "There's a lot of angry people out there", he said. "And that's the way it is", McElwain said. McElwain has won the SEC East...


Ex-Mets Star Ray Knight Arrested On Assault, Battery Charges

Sunday, over an argument between Knight and a 33-year-old male acquaintance, police say. An argument between Knight and a 33-year-old man he knew became physica...


Olivier Giroud wins FIFA's Puskas Award for best goal of the year

Olivier Giroud's remarkable scorpion kick for Arsenal against Crystal Palace was awarded FIFA's Puskas Award as best goal of the year on Monday. "I am deligh...


Houston left tackle Duane Brown ends holdout

Duane Brown returned to NRG Stadium on Monday following the Texans Week 7 bye. He skipped all of the offseason workouts in Houston , and then missed the p...


Unknown Man Wins Marathon As Favorites Take Wrong Route

It was a big day for Italian marathon runner Eyob Faniel, who came in first place at the Venice Marathon Sunday - after the race's frontrunners were led astray...


Fog causes whiteout of Patriots game film

Thinking quickly, NBC made a decision to show the game mostly through its Skycam, the remote-controlled camera system that swoops in behind players via wires st...


Dwyane Wade moving to reserve role for Cleveland Cavaliers

Wade's move out of the starting lineup allows J.R. Smith to return to the role he had on the Cavs the last 2 1/2 seasons - starting shooting guard. He came to m...


Eagles can bolster their lead in NFC East with win against Washington

It was a Brandon Graham sack and forced fumble of Cousins, recovered by Cox, that lifted the Eagles to a 30-17 win over the Redskins back in Week 1 at FedEx Fie...


The National and The XX to headline brand new London festival

AEG today confirmed its plans to hold a ten-day festival in Victoria Park called All Points East, running May 25th through June 3rd and headlined by The xx ...


Cavs' JR Smith cited for reckless driving in Bay Village

The police report, which does not indicate an actual rate of speed, also notes that a family member was called to drive Smith's auto home upon completion of the...


Leicester vs Leeds: Thomas Christiansen hesitant over resting first team players

Thomas Christiansen's men opened the scoring in the fourth minute, with summer signing Samuel Saiz netting his first of the afternoon. The Whites now occupy ...