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Newly invited players to the Super eagles have been initiated formally into the team by the old players. The Super Eagles and Senegal, according to FIFA's statistics, have met in 15 times, with Nigeria winning eight, while Senegal picked four victories with three matches ending in a draw.
  • Gonzaga Survived Northwestern With Help From A Blown Call And A Technical

    Gonzaga Survived Northwestern With Help From A Blown Call And A Technical

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    Northwestern was on the wrong end of the most egregious missed call of the 2017 NCAA tournament so far Saturday when Gonzaga's Zach Collins reached his hand through the rim to block a dunk. "Credit them. They went to the drawing board and made some big plays". The teams went back and forth in the second 20 minutes until Arizona went on an 11-2 run sparked by Trier, who took over the second half.
  • Gennady Golovkin weighs in at 159.6 pounds, smaller than Daniel Jacobs

    Gennady Golovkin weighs in at 159.6 pounds, smaller than Daniel Jacobs

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    If rumours are to be believed then a victory tonight could be followed by confirmation he will face WBO champion Billy Joe Saunders in Astana on June 10, a blockbuster event to coincide with Kazakhstan's hosting of the World Expo. "Can Danny react the way he needs to on big fight night?" What is your prediction? Of the people he has faced, his best opponents include Martin Murray, Daniel Geale, and David Lemieux.
  • Bangladesh in command over Sri Lanka

    Bangladesh in command over Sri Lanka

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    Starting their second innings with a deficit of 129 runs, Sri Lankan openers, Upul Tharanga (25 not out) and Dimuth Karunaratne (25 not out) added a solid 54-run unbeaten stand. That may be a tempting way to see the situation that now prevails in Colombo before Bangladesh's attempt to take the two Sri Lankan wickets as early as possible today and minimise the hosts' lead which now stands at 139 in order to walk away with a share of the spoils in the two-match series, but if they manage to ...
  • Zlatan is not going to Napoli

    Zlatan is not going to Napoli

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    And the 35-year-old has now revealed he isn't ruling out a move to Napoli. Amid speculation he is holding out for a two-year contract extension at United, Ibrahimovic spoke warmly of the club and Mourinho's influence on his performances. "Then you gave me that video of Marco van Basten". I needed that at my age. If you can't keep up with a certain rhythm here, then it's hard. The former Paris Saint-Germain forward is now serving a three-match Premier League suspension and will miss ...
  • Fernandinho hopes City can bounce back against Liverpool

    Fernandinho hopes City can bounce back against Liverpool

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    Can scored the victor in Liverpool's 2-1 victory over Burnley last Sunday, his first goal of 2017. We played a few outstanding games, but we obviously get judged by the games where we are not very good. But Dejan Lovren (knee) is fit after playing 75 minutes for the club's under-23s on Monday and could take over from Ragnar Klavan in the heart of the Liverpool defence.
  • Everton crush Hull to claim sixth successive home win

    Everton crush Hull to claim sixth successive home win

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    The Tigers then received a hammer blow when Tom Huddlestone was given his marching orders after flying into Idrissa Gueye with a risky challenge. Lukaku was not finished there, though, doubling his tally in the final minute of stoppage time after latching onto Omar Elabdellaoui's terrible back-pass.
  • School district says Le'Veon Bell can't attend prom due to policy

    School district says Le'Veon Bell can't attend prom due to policy

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    Bell ", school spokeswoman Terry Schuster said, per the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel . But according to Johnson, school policy prohibits Bell from attending on multiple fronts. Anyone involved in drug, alcohol or violent criminal incidents can't attend a dance, according to district policy. He's going to all the pre-prom festivities and he's bringing his mother and his girlfriend (who will do Tarantino's makeup for the night) to the event, too.
  • Geno Smith plans to sign with the Giants

    Geno Smith plans to sign with the Giants

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    Smith is coming off an ACL injury, so the medical examination is no rubber stamp. According to Brian Costello of the New York Post, the Giants and Smith have agreed to a deal. Smith is a free agent after a tumultuous four-year stint with Gang Green, which included the infamous punch to the face by IK Enemkpali in 2015 that cost him the starting job.
  • Victor Wanyama shares what has surprised him at Tottenham Hotspur

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    While Spurs beat City without Kane in October, they failed to win any of their following six matches in his absence. Kane may be the dominant goalscorer in the Spurs squad, but it's not as one-sided as it seems. When you have a main striker like Harry Kane that scores goals and plays well, it's hard for your second or third striker or offensive player to take his place or have the possibility to play.
  • NCAA Tournament roundup: MI holds off Oklahoma State

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    The Cowboys only allowed five baskets inside the arc in the second half. "I wanted to make the right play consistently". And this is when John Beilein separated himself from most coaches . The 10th-seeded Cowboys finished the season with four straight losses and haven't won an NCAA game since 2009. "It makes me go out and play much more free knowing they have a lot of confidence in me".
  • Crean is Canned, What They Want in a New Coach

    Crean is Canned, What They Want in a New Coach

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    Let's go over a few thoughts from Tuesday's NIT action. This season was a roller coaster of hopes and disappointments. The Yellow Jackets' head coach and ACC Coach of the Year Josh Pastner bought tickets for the entire student section. We never shot the ball consistently enough. IN just couldn't help but become a part of the March Madness conversation. Those inconsistencies showed up against Georgia Tech.
  • Mourinho: I know which players got Karanka sacked

    Mourinho: I know which players got Karanka sacked

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    The Premier League strugglers are without a manager after Aitor Karanka resigned on Thursday with the club sitting 19th in the table. "The players train really well every day, never a problem with attitude". When asked about Karanka's departure, Mourinho sarcastically answered "he deserved to be sacked". In the first year he arrived, the team was going into League One and he saved the team.
  • Wenger tells Arsenal players: No achievement, no bonuses!

    Wenger tells Arsenal players: No achievement, no bonuses!

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    As we explained on Monday when suggesting Sevilla's Monchi for the role: "Whoever succeeds Wenger at Arsenal will have big boots to fill, and it makes complete sense for Arsenal to hire someone capable of easing the transition, especially on the transfer front.
  • NZ Rugby to tackle mental health in new campaign

    NZ Rugby to tackle mental health in new campaign

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    Carter faced England on 11 occasions throughout his worldwide career, winning on 10 occasions and losing one, 38-21 at Twickenham back in 2012. England are looking to structure a late deal to bring New Zealand to Twickenham later this year, raising the possibility of the two best teams in the world facing-off one year ahead of schedule.
  • Hansen impressed with England's drive and desire

    Hansen impressed with England's drive and desire

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    The match, broadcast live on Sky Sports Mix, will see England aiming to win their first Six Nations Grand Slam since 2011 and is part of a double-header at Donnybrook with England Women also vying to secure the Grand Slam in their fixture against Ireland (8pm).
  • Boult ruled out of second Test against South Africa

    Boult ruled out of second Test against South Africa

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    Where Boult's position has gone to the even more experienced Tim Southee, whom South African skipper du Plessis rates highly, New Zealand's batting is vulnerable, now Taylor is absent. "It's up to us to put pressure on him and not give him boundaries and easy runs so he settles". Two of his three quality seamers, Morne Morkel and Vernon Philander, enjoyed themselves last time out at the Basin Reserve, with six wickets apiece in New Zealand's two innings.
  • Leicester City Vs. Sevilla Live Stream

    Leicester City Vs. Sevilla Live Stream

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    Leicester went straight up the other end to ultimately put Albrighton into a similar but more hard shooting position to Pareja, but there was nothing rushed about what he did. That is not saying we are going to be open, because we know Seville have got some world-class players, but it makes for an interesting game. They are the kind of team that takes the game to the wire.
  • Davon House returns to Packers

    Davon House returns to Packers

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    The Packers selected Jones as the 26th pick of the 2013 NFL Draft . That was nearly 400 yards less than his first two seasons in Green Bay. With the departure of Lacy and James Starks being released following last season, the Packers only have converted wide receiver Ty Montgomery in the backfield.
  • Durban loses 2022 Commonwealth Games as Liverpool stands by

    Durban loses 2022 Commonwealth Games as Liverpool stands by

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    Durban won the bid for the Games unopposed in September 2015 after Edmonton dropped its campaign to host when falling oil prices caused the Canadian city to refocus its financial commitments. "We have given it our best shot, but we can not live beyond our means". Liverpool mayor Joe Anderson has informed British sports minister Tracey Crocuh that the city would have "no problem" being ready four years earlier than intended.
  • 'We've nothing to celebrate yet' - Eddie Jones eyes Dublin party

    'We've nothing to celebrate yet' - Eddie Jones eyes Dublin party

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    There's a perception that this Six Nations has been better and it probably has been, but you've still got to win and to win it you've got to stay undefeated. "I am sure they will have a plan for us - but we back ourselves". "This is a great dress rehearsal for us". What they're really waiting for now is a second straight Grand Slam.
  • New England Patriots acquire wide receiver Brandin Cooks in trade with Saints

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    After making a splash with the signing of top free agent cornerback Stephon Gilmore to a record deal Thursday, the Patriots were not done making headlines Friday. 132 overall) they received in another deal from the Cleveland Browns. And don't forget the Jimmy Garoppolo situation. When 40-year-old Brady takes the field for the first snap of the regular season, he may have the best receiving corps he has had in years.