• Alli extends Tottenham deal until 2022
Alli extends Tottenham deal until 2022

Keeping the likes of Alli is vital if Tottenham are to continue challenging for the title rather than reverting to merely contenders for a European place-his new contract is an excellent bit of business. "It's happened so quickly, starting at Tottenham, playing for England ... it's been a insane year for me and there are so many people I have to th...

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  • Conte reads riot act to his players after Liverpool loss
Conte reads riot act to his players after Liverpool loss

That's the way we train and it's what we're good at. The Cameroonian defender joined from Schalke on a free transfer at the end of last season and he's impressed for Liverpool since his arrival. But [being] match fit is a big difference. "They said give him three days and then everything will be ideal". The Reds finished the game having creat...

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  • Injury, fatigue and Wawrinka get better of Djokovic
Injury, fatigue and Wawrinka get better of Djokovic

And in the wake of his success, the No 3 seed revealed he had suffered his worst-ever nerves moments before he was due on court. He kept his cool. "My goal is to give everything I have to be the best I can", added Warwinka. The world No. 1, playing in by far his longest match of the tournament, needed multiple timeouts to deal with what he called a...

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  • Showdown Saturday in the Big Ten with big games all over
Showdown Saturday in the Big Ten with big games all over

The Buckeyes have lost the last three games against Northwestern , most recently in a shutout loss in the quarterfinal of the 2015 Big Ten tournament. And Week 3 - and the non-conference schedule in general - had some dark moments for the Big Ten. 7 (tie). IN and Minnesota (2-0): Both had bye weeks, which was savvier Week 3 scheduling than bringi...

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  • Team Nigeria finishes Rio 2016 Paralympic Games with 12 medals
Team Nigeria finishes Rio 2016 Paralympic Games with 12 medals

She has enjoyed some down time in the days since her victory, appearing alongside her triumphant GB rowing teammates in the audience of Channel 4's The Last Leg comedy series and even taking a dip in the sea off Ipanema beach. Hats off to everyone within the team". "That's it for me for a Paralympic legacy, I just move on, sit down and have a mon...

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  • Aguero set to sign new City contract
Aguero set to sign new City contract

Aguero, who joined City from Atletico Madrid in 2011, will miss Saturday's Premier League home match against Bournemouth as he serves the second game of a three-match domestic suspension. We'll see on the pitch what is the best for that game. "I don't know if it is definitely going to happen but, if he stays, I will be so, so happy". "I am thinki...

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  • Man City players score in easy win over Bournemouth
Man City players score in easy win over Bournemouth

Kevin De Bruyne fizzed home a free-kick with a quarter-of-an-hour played and the midfielder, who opened the scoring in last weekend's Manchester derby triumph at Old Trafford, was in imperious form thereafter. The only blot on City's afternoon saw Nolito sent off for pushing his head into the face of Adam Smith, which will mean a three-match ban fo...

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  • Koeman happy to celebrate Barry milestone
Koeman happy to celebrate Barry milestone

If Ronald Koeman's team win today it will be their fourth victory from their opening five Premier League matches - something they have never managed to do before. Perhaps most impressive for Everton , though, is their joint-best defensive record - two goals conceded in four games, the same as Tottenham. "We have the experience from last season w...

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  • Rio Paralympics: Team Nigeria grabs two more gold medals
Rio Paralympics: Team Nigeria grabs two more gold medals

Pascoe now has a total of 13 Paralympic medals to her name, including the honor of collecting New Zealand's 200th Paralympic medal with her silver just two days ago. The four of James Fox, Pam Relph, Dan Brown and Grace Clough shouted and punched the air as the Paralympics squad looked to repeat the success on the water than their Olympic colleag...

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  • Five More Golds For Paralympics GB In Rio
Five More Golds For Paralympics GB In Rio

China is on the top of the medal count table with 92 medals (39 golds, 30 silvers, 23 bronzes). The Rio 2016 Paralympics got underway with a bang on day one, Thursday, September 8th, with 34 world records falling, the most of any day so far.

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  • US Open champ Kerber replaces Williams at No. 1 in rankings
US Open champ Kerber replaces Williams at No. 1 in rankings

Speaking to reporters after her victory, Kerber revealed how a text message from her idol and tennis great Steffi Graf helped motivate her to win the final against an in-form Karolina Pliskova. Then it was the times she'd lost in early rounds a few years ago, losing in round two at the 2013 Aegon International to Ekaterina Makarova and a lost also ...

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  • Paralympic Games open to theme: 'Heart knows no limits'
Paralympic Games open to theme: 'Heart knows no limits'

There had been concerns the Paralympics would follow suit, or attract even fewer spectators. Brazilian athlete Marcia Malsar falls as she carried the paralympic torch during the opening ceremony of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games at Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, Sept.

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  • Stan Wawrinka overcame nerves to land US Open title
Stan Wawrinka overcame nerves to land US Open title

So long in the shadow of his fellow Swiss and 17-time grand slam victor Roger Federer, Wawrinka made the gesture several times during his 6-7 (1-7), 6-4, 7-5, 6-3 victory over defending champion Novak Djokovic. "I'm not good enough to start and say, 'OK, I'm going to win a Grand Slam this year.' No". Novak Djokovic has won the first set of the ...

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  • Team USA target Ryder domination
Team USA target Ryder domination

So where do these picks leave the US? Love plans to do the same this time around with Dustin Johnson , Jordan Spieth , Phil Mickelson , Patrick Reed , Jimmy Walker , Brooks Koepka , Brandt Snedeker and Zach Johnson . Katie Niland, The Belfry's Sales Director commented: "To have so many Ryder Cup legends and sporting celebrities here ahead of thi...

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  • Perfect Education Experience - Celtic Youth Coach On Narrow Barcelona Loss
Perfect Education Experience - Celtic Youth Coach On Narrow Barcelona Loss

There was no rain but there was a flood of goals at the Camp Nou , where a sparkling Messi hat-trick with four assists and a goal from Neymar , Andres Iniesta and a Suarez brace humiliated Celtic. As Neymar teed Messi up to smash home the opening goal after three minutes and laid on the pass for the Argentinian's second strike later in th...

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  • Serena Williams - what she said
Serena Williams - what she said

Williams herself refused to take anything away from Pliskova, but admitted that her knee was a significant issue both physically and mentally. As a result of the defeat, Williams will lose her standing as world number one after 186 consecutive weeks at the top of the WTA rankings.

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  • Remove son from CM's chair, BJP tells SP chief
Remove son from CM's chair, BJP tells SP chief

Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav, who has been doing the balancing act ever since he chose to anoint son Akhilesh as inheritor of his political legacy in 2012, has once again tilted the balance in favour of Akhilesh, who has, at long last, made a decision to declare that he is in command.

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  • 'Black Rifles Matter' sign generates controversy in ME town
'Black Rifles Matter' sign generates controversy in ME town

He placed it there after the local paper ran an ad supporting a ban on assault weapons. "There have been some people that have asked me to take the sign down and I don't respond to that very well", Sample told CBS affiliate WGME . Numerous town's visitors, however, are not flattered by the sign's message. Mr Sample said he regularly changed th...

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  • Saints unveil Color Rush jersey for Carolina game
Saints unveil Color Rush jersey for Carolina game

There are no other opportunities to wear the jersey, with the "Color Rush" uniforms exclusive to the " Thursday Night Football " games in order to increase awareness of the series. The white is a change from last season for the NFL Color Rush games. The Cleveland Browns Twitter has already said they won't be wearing their color rush due to brown-pu...

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  • Ex-serviceman injured in Iraq wins gold in cycling at Paralympics
Ex-serviceman injured in Iraq wins gold in cycling at Paralympics

He was given a yellow card by an official before hugging her and being embraced by his coach after a stunning win. Eight years after winning hand-cycling gold at the Beijing Games, Morris became a Paralympic rowing champion on the water. "This was the impossible (but) I've come here and I've conquered". "I got a lot of conditioning from athletics...

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  • 11-minute hat trick for Lukaku; Everton beats Sunderland 3-0
11-minute hat trick for Lukaku; Everton beats Sunderland 3-0

It wasn't as if it was special play, we just weren't in the right position to defend crosses or we didn't stop them". "It's something we'll need to look at but we are putting together a new team so it's going to take time", the former Everton boss added.

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  • Jets LB David Harris listed as questionable, will be game-day decision
Jets LB David Harris listed as questionable, will be game-day decision

The team will actually need to ride that wave of emotion and then apply their gameplan nearly flawlessly against a perennial playoff contender. Here's a look at the keys to Sunday's matchup. "I've really enjoyed getting to know him", Fitzpatrick said. Out of the backfield, he's just as much of a weapon catching passes. That approach, according ...

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  • Wilshere chose Bournemouth due to Howe
Wilshere chose Bournemouth due to Howe

The move was one of the biggest stories on transfer deadline day, mainly due to the profile of the 24 year old midfielder. Only time will tell, of course, but if Wilshere suffers more injury woe on the south coast this year I am sure that his choice of loan club will be questioned.

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  • Stunning final play gives Central Michigan win over Okla
Stunning final play gives Central Michigan win over Okla

Quarterback Mason Rudolph threw a long pass downfield just to run out the clock. If the penalty statement includes the statement "loss of down" then the game ends on that play. But should they have? Mid-American Conference referee Tim O'Dey acknowledged after the game that Central Michigan was wrongly awarded an untimed down, which resulted in th...

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  • Chiefs RB Charles doubtful vs. Chargers
Chiefs RB Charles doubtful vs. Chargers

For some further perspective, I asked Travis about some key areas for Sunday's game. I don't need to mess with it any more, ' " said Morse, a University of Missouri product. He is Kansas City's all-time rushing leader with 7,220 yards. This duo needs to be active outside the hash marks against the young cornerbacks of the Chiefs.

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