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Speaker of the House of Representatives, Honourable Yakubu Dogara, has congratulated the Super Eagles on their well-deserved victory over Zambia . We played most of the game on top of Nigeria but they used their experience by getting the all needed goal , it was from a half chance.
  • Catalonia to Defy Spain, Declare Independence Next Week

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    After being questioned for about an hour, Trapero left the courthouse to applause by Basque and Catalan party representatives and insults from bystanders. For the lenders, it's all about keeping within the European Union and European Central Bank frameworks as well as reassuring customers worried about what happens if Catalonia becomes a republic.
  • D-backs announce Walker as Game 1 starter vs. Dodgers

    D-backs announce Walker as Game 1 starter vs. Dodgers

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    Outfielder Joc Pederson and utility player Tim Locastro didn't make the lineup announced by Los Angeles manager Dave Roberts on Friday before Game 1 at Dodger Stadium. Right-hander Taijuan Walker (9-9, 3.49) will start Game 1 instead, with Greinke the probable starter in Game 3 Monday in Phoenix. "If you don't, you probably shouldn't be here".
  • Chelsea to examine Alvaro Morata at the end of the week

    Chelsea to examine Alvaro Morata at the end of the week

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    The Spanish national team have revealed the extent of Alvaro Morata's injury after suffering a hamstring injury ( via The Metro ). Michy Batshuayi is set to be the man to replace him and actually scored the winner in Madrid to give the London side all three points.
  • Scotland's Chris Martin: We kept believing

    Scotland's Chris Martin: We kept believing

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    Team's strength and weakness: Gordon Strachan's side created goal-scoring chances through individual efforts and long shots. The win keeps Scotland on track to make the play-offs as they aim to qualify for their first tournament since the 1998 World Cup in France.
  • US open Under-17 World Cup with 3-0 win against India

    US open Under-17 World Cup with 3-0 win against India

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    The United States should have scored in the fifth minute when Tim Weah played Josh Sargent past the defense but India goalkeeper Dheeraj Moirangthem came up with the big save. The Africans rued the missed chance after a hand ball in the area allowed Paraguay's Rodriguez to seal victory. The American counter followed and that caught the Indians off guard and Andrew Carleton makes no mistake in dogging past onrushing Dheeraj to send the ball into the goal to make it 3-0 lead and that ...
  • Here's the attacking Ireland XI to face Moldova

    Here's the attacking Ireland XI to face Moldova

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    He might still play in The Championship, but his technique and running from deep could soon earn him a move to the Premier League, where he would gain the experience to make a difference at worldwide level. Here's how things stand for each team. He's getting his reward now in that he playing for longer periods than the first team at club level. "We know our fans are going to be magnificent on Monday and hopefully we can give them something to cheer about".
  • Seattle Seahawks vs. Los Angeles Rams NFL Week 5 Predictions & Odds

    Seattle Seahawks vs. Los Angeles Rams NFL Week 5 Predictions & Odds

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    As a Rams fan, it is great to see Todd Gurley back in his rookie year form. Gurley should continue to be a focal point of the offense for the Rams , as the Seahawks struggle in the rush game. Watkins (in) famously demanded at least 10 targets a game during Rex Ryan's first season as coach, lamenting that other receivers around the league had better numbers than he did.
  • Tony Ferguson says Conor McGregor doesn't want to fight him

    Tony Ferguson says Conor McGregor doesn't want to fight him

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    The UFC president had been a notable absentee at the recent Japan and Pittsburgh events, but he was back in Las Vegas to promote the two title fight offerings UFC 216 has in store this weekend. "As time goes on, we're going to get better at securing people and making it safer for people to go out and enjoy themselves". But that's the interesting part of this: it's not like Ferguson has been sidelined with an injury and is just now coming back for the first time; he's been off for almost ...
  • Chile derrotó a Ecuador y le complicó el panorama a Argentina

    Chile derrotó a Ecuador y le complicó el panorama a Argentina

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    Pero recién pudo gritarlo a los 21 en una jugada colectiva que pasó por los botines de Valdivia , Sánchez y la culminó Vargas de un fuerte remate que superó la resistencia de Banguera. Ecuador: Máximo Banguera; Pedro Velasco, Robert Arboleda, Xavier Arreaga y Christian Ramírez; Antonio Valencia , José Francisco Cevallos, Jefferson Orejuela y Renato Ibarra; Énner Valencia y Roberto Ordóñez.
  • Kevin Keegan urges Liverpool to stick with Jurgen Klopp

    Kevin Keegan urges Liverpool to stick with Jurgen Klopp

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    Liverpool had lost their identity under Brendan Rodgers, but Klopp quickly found it again. Earlier this year , the club announced that Anfield's Centenary Stand would be renamed the Kenny Dalglish Stand in honour of the Scot's immeasurable contribution to the Reds, both on and off the field.
  • Raising money for the American Cancer Society — Salon Noelle

    Raising money for the American Cancer Society — Salon Noelle

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    I am not unique in having experienced a family member being diagnosed with breast cancer . October is the month dedicated to building breast cancer awareness and support those who have been affected by the disease. No clear scientific evidence has been found to support this claim. Targeted investments in breast cancer programs could go a long way to helping patients get the care they need, too.
  • Rob Gronkowski not expected to play against Bucs

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    Folk had already missed two field goals going into the game against the Patriots , and proceeded to miss three more kicks that could have been the difference in a five-point loss. His next miss was from 49 yards out, and while no gimme, it came at a pivotal moment of the game with Tampa Bay trailing 16-7. The Patriots were playing without tight end Rob Gronkowski , who was inactive with a bruised thigh.
  • Bale Blow For Wales

    Bale Blow For Wales

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    Georgia vs Wales : In the UEFA World Cup Qualifying, Georgia faces against Wales today. Bale is the Welsh talisman and his absence is a big loss. Coleman said: "We were composed when we needed to be". We need déjà vu. Lawrence scored his first Wales goal with a fierce strike after half-time, and Coleman praised his defensive work as well as his attacking threat.
  • Jose Altuve launches third HR of Game 1

    Jose Altuve launches third HR of Game 1

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    The Boston Red Sox are opening up the MLB Playoffs on the road Thursday afternoon, taking on the Houston Astros . His struggles this year boil down to his fastball lacking movement and his breaking pitches hanging up. First pitch: 2:05 p.m. Alex Bregman was 2-for-4 with a solo home run. It's no secret how tough Houston's lineup has been all year. For most of the season, he's been utterly untouchable.
  • Bauer, Indians blank Yankees in ALDS opener

    Bauer, Indians blank Yankees in ALDS opener

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    Indians slugger Edwin Encarnacion sustained a potentially serious right ankle injury in the first inning of Game 2 of the AL Division Series against the New York Yankees . "Our plans were not to use him out of the bullpen", Girardi said. To finish the game, closer Aroldis Chapman came in and sent the Twins home packing after three consecutive strikeouts.
  • New York Giants promote Jon Halapio from practice squad

    New York Giants promote Jon Halapio from practice squad

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    With a win on Sunday, the Giants would even up the all-time series record at 6-6. Richburg, their starting center, remains in concussion protocol, and his absence would put Brett Jones in that spot. The Chargers have a solid corner in Casey Hayward, and it's likely they'll have him on Odell Beckham Jr . much of the game. "I think the roster is better on paper, but when you're talking about being in chemistry and in sync as a unit, I don't see that, " Rolle said Monday on SiriusXM NFL ...
  • Three US commandos killed in Niger in suspected al-Qaeda ambush

    Three US commandos killed in Niger in suspected al-Qaeda ambush

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    US Africa Command said the patrol had come under "hostile fire" and was working to confirm the details. " Niger is an important partner of ours, we have a deep relationship with them", Lt. The U.S.is now engaged in multiple other counter-terrorism operations across the African continent including Libya and Somalia. The US is building a Dollars 50 million-drone base in Agadez, Niger.
  • De Bruyne anxious by City interruption

    De Bruyne anxious by City interruption

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    In nine of the 10 games which saw a City player receive a red card, the Manchester club still scored another goal after their numbers were reduced. Following a strong start to the season, Mourinho was keen to dismiss the hype. "With De Bruyne, if you have a player knocking on your door and crying every day he wants to leave, you have to make a decision", declared Mourinho.
  • MLB Playoffs Schedule: Red Sox vs Astros, Yankees vs Indians

    MLB Playoffs Schedule: Red Sox vs Astros, Yankees vs Indians

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    The second and third innings featured a few of the typical bright spots that the Red Sox were used to seeing from their All-Star during the regular season. Brian McCann at the plate and he singles to drive in two more runs. The final score is 4-3 in favor of Houston . Verlander allows a hit to Ramirez, but otherwise gets off the bump without issue.
  • NFL Total Predictions: Will the Packers, Cowboys hit the over? 10/6/17

    NFL Total Predictions: Will the Packers, Cowboys hit the over? 10/6/17

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    After first facing Julio Jones and then A.J. Green, Green Bay Packers cornerback Kevin King figures to get a third crack at an elite receiver Sunday. "It's very scary. I woke up at 6 that morning and immediately saw the news, like most of us do, we check our news sites or Twitter , and you're just heartbroken for those people".
  • Trending: Tottenham's Harry Kane can't rule out move abroad

    Trending: Tottenham's Harry Kane can't rule out move abroad

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    England have flattered to deceive at major tournaments, but they have frequently steamrolled their way through the qualifying stages. There is no doubt that Harry Kane is one of the worlds hottest properties, being in sensational form for both club and country, with clubs looking on in envy at Tottenham Hotspur , for whom he is the darling of their fans.
  • Indian football ushers in a new era

    Indian football ushers in a new era

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    However, in the span of 4 years, India is Federation Internationale de Football Association ready, having spent almost Rs 90 crore in refurbishing the playing areas to match Federation Internationale de Football Association standards. We are looking forward to playing a good game. So I think we're going to enjoy our stay here. "For sometime now, we have had the privilege of having fans, and its something we are always grateful for".
  • Trevor Bauer strikes out 8 as Indians beat Yankees

    Trevor Bauer strikes out 8 as Indians beat Yankees

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    The Yankees put seven of Bauer's curveballs in play on October 5, the most of any of his pitches. Thursday afternoon's Game 1 matchup features hired guns Chris Sale for the Red Sox against Justin Verlander for the Astros . Aaron Judge struck out three times. To say that Bauer somewhat exceeded expectations in Game 1 may be an understatement. "You've got some veteran guys in there, too, that balance everything out".
  • Argentina coach Sampaoli still 'confident' of World Cup berth

    Argentina coach Sampaoli still 'confident' of World Cup berth

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    The top four teams in the CONMEBOL group will earn a direct berth in Russian Federation while the fifth-ranked side will advance to an intercontinental playoff against New Zealand. Los Guaranies have only won three out of its last seven games in these qualifiers but this includes wins against Chile and Argentina . The draw gives ninth-placed Bolivia 14 points from 17 matches.
  • Chicago Cubs playoff schedule set, Washington Nationals the first opponent

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    The National League Wild Card Game will be the Colorado Rockies vs. Arizona Diamondbacks , in a battle between two teams from the NL West. "I'm pitching in the NLDS". "It's a fun step to have". The Cubs management will meet today to determine how to set up the rotation for the best-of-five series. Arrieta was 6-1 with 1.59 ERA in first nine starts following All-Star break.
  • Trump blasts athletes protesting national anthem -- here's what the NFL says

    Trump blasts athletes protesting national anthem -- here's what the NFL says

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    Then announce to the stadium that everyone should stand and sing our national anthem in honor of our country and the brave men and women who have served and sacrificed for it. Now the league caters to politically correct corporate sponsors, and wishes to become international. In other words, professional football is big business.
  • John Stones: Sky's the limit for Harry Kane

    John Stones: Sky's the limit for Harry Kane

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    That won't happen overnight, we're talking about leadership experience that comes over a longer period of time. But we stuck at it and it's not a coincidence if you keep scoring late goals. "I never want to rest and be happy. My desire and ideal way of playing and what we need to do over the next year are maybe two different things". Former skipper Robson, who won 90 caps for his country, said: 'I just don't think there is any stand-out player out there, who stands out and you say "he should ...
  • Yankees use LeBron James to troll the Indians ahead of ALDS

    Yankees use LeBron James to troll the Indians ahead of ALDS

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    Led by AL Cy Young Award favorite Corey Kluber along with the hard-throwing Carlos Carrasco, Cleveland hs a nice one-two punch that sets up nicely for a playoff series. The Rockies hadn't made the playoffs since 2009 and posted their most wins since that season. And, yes, he thinks the Yankees can win this series.
  • 'Pibe' Valderrama dice que Colombia debe llegar clasificado al partido contra Perú

    'Pibe' Valderrama dice que Colombia debe llegar clasificado al partido contra Perú

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    Si Colombia empata con Paraguay y también iguala contra Perú , se quedaría entre los cinco primeros, si Chile no gana los 6 puntos de la doble jornada; o si Argentina le gana a Perú en la próxima fecha . Por ahora, lo único seguro es que Brasil estará en Rusia y que Venezuela y Bolivia no tienen posibilidad alguna. "¿Ustedes oyeron que alguien se haya muerto por jugar a las tres de la tarde en Barranquilla? ".
  • Spain king denounces Catalan Independence bid

    Spain king denounces Catalan Independence bid

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    The feeling in Europe was different than in other parts of the world. The leader of the most powerful group among the separatists promised the regional parliament will meet as planned Monday, defying an order by Spain's highest court, though stopping short of vowing a unilateral declaration.
  • Las Vegas Shooting: Donald Trump and First Lady Melania To Visit Victims

    Las Vegas Shooting: Donald Trump and First Lady Melania To Visit Victims

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    Arriving with first lady Melania Trump , the president met with doctors who treated Sunday nights' shooting victims and with some " absolutely terribly wounded" patients. "The souls of those who passed are now at peace in heaven". He said he would visit Las Vegas on Wednesday . "They wanted to know what the patients went through, just to let them know that they had their support".
  • A look at all 16 potential World Series matchups

    A look at all 16 potential World Series matchups

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    Many old-schoolers believe "the right way" is the way it's always been done. The Indians " plan dovetails nicely and neatly with what advanced analysts (and even not-so-advanced analysts like myself) love to point out about baseball's postseason: "It is, more and more , a bullpen-oriented game.
  • England star Harry Kane: 'Being captain will not change how I play'

    England star Harry Kane: 'Being captain will not change how I play'

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    Kane seemed at ease on Wednesday as he sat alongside Southgate at Tottenham Hotspur's training ground as England finalised preparations for Slovenia . Real Madrid were originally willing to offer €125 million for Kane's services, but as Eduarda Inda noted in Spanish TV program, El Chiringuito , "Real Madrid are asking for Harry Kane for next season, but you know the price and they are 200 million euros", Tottenham's valuation of their striker was much higher.
  • England star Harry Kane: 'Being captain will not change how I play'

    England star Harry Kane: 'Being captain will not change how I play'

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    Kane seemed at ease on Wednesday as he sat alongside Southgate at Tottenham Hotspur's training ground as England finalised preparations for Slovenia . Real Madrid were originally willing to offer €125 million for Kane's services, but as Eduarda Inda noted in Spanish TV program, El Chiringuito , "Real Madrid are asking for Harry Kane for next season, but you know the price and they are 200 million euros", Tottenham's valuation of their striker was much higher.
  • Nats GM: Scherzer to face Cubs in NLDS but not decided when

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    Left-handers Jon Lester and Jose Quintana follow in Games 2 and 3, respectively. The Nationals , on the other hand, lost to the Dodgers in an NLDS series, 3-2. That ended with last year's captivating run to first World Series title since 1908. The 2017 version of October playoff baseball should be among some of the best in recent years considering how many really good teams there are this season.
  • NBA All-Star Game 2018: New Format Announced

    NBA All-Star Game 2018: New Format Announced

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    Western Conference format. In its place will be two captains picking teams, which means conference rivals LeBron James and Steph Curry could play on the same team. I don't like extending the regular season just to give players more rest. The lone West All-Star who moved East was Gordon Hayward. Kevin Love was asked this very question on Wednesday - who would James choose between Stephen Curry and Irving - and had a amusing response.
  • Red Sox Lack True Star Power

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    It's maybe not the most decorated horse in this particular race, but it starts at the same gate as the seven others that reach the LDS round. To get this 300-whiff ace from the White Sox in December, the Red Sox had to part with three members of the star-studded 2016 Salem club: second baseman Yoan Moncada, pitcher Michael Kopech, and outfielder Luis Alexander Basabe.