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Celtic seals 6th Scottish title in row with 8 games to spare

Like Rodgers he has thrived since his move north of the border. "I am very content", he said after the win in the capital. "I felt that we started that journey here, back seven-odd months ago in the sunshine". I am really happy with the board, firstly. It has not been an easy introduction to management for 30-year-old Ian Cathro and while he claimed the scoreline did not reflect the game, that was not a majority verdict. Read More

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Ibrahimovic's United future not reliant on Champions League spot

Ibrahimovic's United future not reliant on Champions League spot

That was Everton's only meaningful goal threat all night but it was nearly enough to see them leapfrog United into fifth place in the Premier League table. Where can I watch Manchester United vs Everton? It was his 27th goal of the season in all competitions, including his 16th in the league. United have drawn eight league games at Old Trafford for the first time in a season since 1980-81, when they ended with a club record of 11. Read More

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Federer survives Berdych threat in Miami

Federer survives Berdych threat in Miami

That seems to already be holding true. Federer had to work hard for his victory against 14th seed Roberto Bautista Agut, emerging with a 7-6 (7/5) 7-6 (7/4) win setting up a last eight meeting with Czech Tomas Berdych , the 10th seed, a 6-3, 7-5 victor over France's Adrian Mannarino. Read More

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Rooney's England career not over, insists Southgate

If Lithuania want to be challenging until the latter stages of the qualification rounds they will want to put in a respectable performance here so they can go into their next two home games with confidence of picking up positive results. "It suited the profile of the players we've got". Members of the England Supporters Travel Club who took part will be banned from the group and potentially handed a Football Banning Order, preventing them from attending future matches. Read More

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Bradley Lowery enjoys 'amazing' Wembley experience with his mate Jermain Defoe

Aged 34, the ex-Tottenham striker scored the first goal in the Three Lions' 2-0 World Cup qualifying win over Lithuania - his first worldwide goal in over four years. "I think it's working". "I didn't get a call". Your won't catch teetotal Defoe looking the worse for wear after a boozy night as Wayne Rooney was at the team hotel between games against Scotland and Spain in November. Read More

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1 year to go: Gold Coast counts down to Commonwealth Games

1 year to go: Gold Coast counts down to Commonwealth Games

GOLD COAST, Australia (AP) — Just days after floods devastated nearby cities and towns, one of Australia's most popular tourist destinations is marking the one-year countdown to the Commonwealth Games. "We want the Gold Coast to be a model event that can be showcased around the world". "There will be an independent review of determining who gets them". Read More

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Winning EPL will be tough, says Chelsea manager Conte

Winning EPL will be tough, says Chelsea manager Conte

Crystal Palace are the 19/5 outsiders with Sky Bet to follow up their shock win against Premier League leaders Chelsea with another three-point haul at Southampton on Wednesday night. "It's about consistent performances at the moment", he said. "(Hazard's) ability is something Wilf could look at to try and match ". "His potential's becoming a reality". Read More

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Podolski hits Germany winner against England to sign off in style

Podolski hits Germany winner against England to sign off in style

England promised much but Gareth Southgate's first match as permanent manager
ended in defeat as Lukas Podolski marked his final
Germany appearance with a stunning victor. The visitors could not maintain their pressing game and pace into the second half before Podolski drilled home a shot from 25 metres out with his famed left foot to give keeper Joe Hart no chance. Read More

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Phil Neville: This Man United player should be embarrassed

Phil Neville: This Man United player should be embarrassed

Mourinho's team needs a win on Tuesday to keep up the pressure on Manchester City and Liverpool for a place in the top four and a Champions League position. "It was a hard game, we controlled it well at 1-0 up, we had chances on the counter in the second half but not always was the last ball a good one. They are still a really strong team", Koeman said. Read More

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Rex Tillerson to chair UN meeting on North Korea's nukes

Rex Tillerson to chair UN meeting on North Korea's nukes

Trump specifically accused China of "artificially devaluing their currency" to gain a competitive advantage. North Korea was expected to carry out further nuclear and intercontinental ballistic missiles tests in response to the drills. North Korea is really going out to maintain its image as a prison and a hellhole. . China's leaders, however, fear any instability in the country, including the possibility of North Korean refugees pouring over their border. Read More

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Everton boss Koeman hits back at Lukaku critics

Everton boss Koeman hits back at Lukaku critics

Manchester United's chances of finishing in the top four took a serious hit after they ended up drawing another match at Old Trafford, this time to West Brom. A draw is posted at 4.20, but expect United to win tonight 3-0. I probably have one, two or three years. "I think his work rate and freshness were not 100 per cent, but also as a striker you need support - you need assistance". Read More

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Brooklyn Beckham's New Tattoo Has Come Under Fire

Brooklyn Beckham's New Tattoo Has Come Under Fire

But others defended Brooklyn Beckham, including several Instagram users who cited their own Native American heritage. Brooklyn Beckham got his longtime birthday wish Sunday in LA: a tattoo. "So did you just Google ancient Native American and choose your fave looking chief in a headdress??" Elle notes that the tattoo itself has sparked some controversy - what with the history of negative stereotyping of Native Americans as mascots in the media. Read More

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Real Madrid have asked about De Gea, Courtois - Balague

Real Madrid have asked about De Gea, Courtois - Balague

Now The Independent claims United is looking at elite goalkeepers with the 2017 summer transfer window in mind, as it prepares for another possible bid from Real for De Gea. A source close to the player said: "I think for every player it is an honour to come to the United Kingdom and play for clubs like this one". Continuously impressing, De Gea has become one of, if not the best goalkeepers in the English top flight. Read More

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Westbrook closes in on history with 40th triple-double

Westbrook closes in on history with 40th triple-double

Robertson also endorsed Westbrook as deserving of MVP honors for his season's accomplishments. That's three of the greatest individual seasons in the history of basketball. He made the shot to bring the Thunder within 11. It was Westbrook's seventh 40-point triple-double this season, tying him with fellow MVP candidate James Harden for the most in the National Basketball Association this season. Read More

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Federation Internationale de Football Association slaps ban on Messi

Argentina could miss out on qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, considering how dependent they are on Messi. Argentina's Lionel Messi argues with first assistant referee Emerson Carvalho during Thursday's game against Chile. "We tried to wrestle control of the game from Bolivia (and) the team improved a bit in the second half", said Argentine coach Edgardo Bauza. The 1978 and 1986 world champion is now only two points ahead of sixth place, currently held by Chile. Read More

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Staley, triumphant Gamecocks returning to Columbia

The Bulldogs burst into the ranks of the nation's elite with a run through the NCAA Tournament that ended with a 67-55 loss to SC in the national championship game on Sunday. Davis, who was 2 of 15 in a semifinal win over Stanford, missed eight of her first 10 against the Bulldogs before the late shot in the third. I mean, Gonzaga, first time ever in the championship, North Carolina has been there, like, a million times. Read More

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Cowboys release Tony Romo; Romo joins CBS Sports

Cowboys release Tony Romo; Romo joins CBS Sports

Thus ending the football career of the talented, yet oft-injured, quarterback who led the Cowboys to the playoffs four times in his 15 year career. According to Fish, the deal with CBS has been in the works for five months. Romo spent the past several weeks working through the decision to retire, sources told ESPN , and has already told Cowboys owner Jerry Jones . Romo actually performed well in limited playing time but shut up because the Cowboys still lost. Read More

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Guardiola fans title talk after Arsenal draw

Guardiola fans title talk after Arsenal draw

This season has been an especially tough one for Wenger with his side fading from title contention and humiliated in the Champions League by Bayern Munich. "I can understand because football is free for everybody to have opinions so you cannot stop that and you cannot only think about the past because it is also about the present". Read More

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Nam & Eggs - Tony Romo

Nam & Eggs - Tony Romo

They'll have to eat some $20 million in dead cap space when they cut him, but if they do it after June 1, they can spread that hit out over two seasons instead of one. During his time with the Cowboys, he was also remarkably consistent, posting a quarterback rating for nine-straight seasons between 2006 and 2014. Read More

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Staley says she would go to White House if invited

Staley says she would go to White House if invited

The loss ends what had been an impressive tournament run for the Bulldogs, who knocked off No. 1 seed Baylor in the Elite Eight and on Friday ended Connecticut's 111-game winning streak with a 66-64 overtime win in the Final Four. She is the first person in women's basketball history to appear in the NCAA championship game as both a most valuable player and a head coach, and also just the second African American woman to win a title, joining Carolyn Peck of Purdue in 1999. Read More

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Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo plans to retire, go into broadcasting

Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo plans to retire, go into broadcasting

He's spent the bulk of the last two seasons sidelined by injuries. Bonnie Bernstein (l.) was not happy when she tweeted out her displeasure about the report of Tony Romo (r.) taking over Phil Simms' NFL on CBS spot Tuesday. Romo turns 37 on April 21, so it's not as though he's retiring early. Jones took his sweet time with a decision on the veteran quarterback, and he said at the owners' meetings last week that the Cowboys would take action on Romo sometime before training camp. Read More

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Gonzaga hurt by foul trouble in 71-65 loss to North Carolina

Gonzaga hurt by foul trouble in 71-65 loss to North Carolina

Collins picked up his third foul early in the half, but Few opted to put him back in. With 15:53 remaining in the game, the Gonzaga big man was looking for the ball and made what seemed to be a normal move in the post. Williams almost won another title last season before Jenkins made a buzzer-beating shot, an ending that Williams said he had not watched and probably never would. Read More

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Ruthenberg: UConn upset not yet a game-changer

Ruthenberg: UConn upset not yet a game-changer

Mississippi State Lady Bulldogs guard Morgan William, right, is mobbed by guards Blair Schaefer (1) and Dominique Dillingham (00) after making the game-winning basket in overtime against CT. Staley made three straight Final Fours as a player with Virginia in the early 1990s without winning a title before leading SC to its first bid two years ago. Read More

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