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Having not lost a single game this season, Manchester City are strolling their way to the league title but Anfield has never been kind to the Blue half of Manchester. Then there's Liverpool unbeaten run at Anfield to consider. Coutinho or not, Liverpool have a great recent record against City at Anfield, winning their last four meetings on Merseyside, and going undefeated since 2003.
  • Allegri on Chelsea shortlist

    Allegri on Chelsea shortlist

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    Former England manager Fabio Capello branded feuding managers Jose Mourinho and Antonio Conte as "totally out of their minds" for letting their public spat get out of control. "This is not a problem for the club, it's a problem between me and him". Allegri certainly has the CV to thrive at Chelsea . Allegri is without question one of the best bosses working in the game today.
  • São Paulo interested in Lucas Moura loan

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    And after seeing their player restricted to just 72 minutes of Ligue 1 football this season, Lucas' camp - led by agent Wagner Ribeiro - have begun the search for a Premier League club willing to end his PSG exile and reinvigorate his push for a place in Brazil's World Cup squad.
  • Visite mediche al Real Madrid per Icardi…

    Visite mediche al Real Madrid per Icardi…

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    Possibile, dunque, che il Real possa pagare la clausola e portare Icardi al "Bernabeu" già a gennaio, per un colpo di mercato clamoroso. Il capitano dell'Inter ha scelto le Maldive per staccare un po' la spina dallo stress del lavoro quotidiano.
  • Carabao Cup: Thierry Henry reveals why Wenger dropped Sanchez against Chelsea

    Carabao Cup: Thierry Henry reveals why Wenger dropped Sanchez against Chelsea

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    Would Sanchez have made the difference on the pitch from the start? "He is an important player for us". "I want to talk about Jack Wilshere because I thought he had a good game", Henry told Sky Sports . We have to reflect on this and try to improve during training sessions and try to improve in this situation. "It's a shame to lose him when he's in such a good form".
  • NBA All-Star Game 2018: New Format, Potential Starters & Captains

    NBA All-Star Game 2018: New Format, Potential Starters & Captains

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    Antetokounmpo held a narrow margin over LeBron in the first returns, but The King's current 1.62 million votes are 150,000 more than The Greek Freak's, and almost 300,000 more than both Curry and Durant since voting opened on December 21. Kyrie Irving (1,370,643) and Toronto's DeMar DeRozan (537,168) are the top two guards . In the Western Conference, Curry has amassed 1,369,658 votes, taking him clear of teammate Kevin Durant with 1,326,059.
  • LeBron James rips own team as Raptors thrash Cavs

    LeBron James rips own team as Raptors thrash Cavs

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    In his first three games as a Cavaliers , Isaiah Thomas has averaged 15.0 points and 3.3 assists in less than 20 minutes per game (19.7) as he continues the slow grind back to full strength. While it would be easy to point at the bad night most of the Cavaliers had from the floor, the Raptors deserve credit for playing their game. "We will get out of it and we will get better".
  • Messi stars as Barca thrash Celta to reach Copa del Rey Q/finals

    Messi stars as Barca thrash Celta to reach Copa del Rey Q/finals

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    Barca's onslaught continued with goal number four on 31 minutes, as Luis Suarez pounced on a sloppy backpass from Pione Sisto to hammer a first-time finish beyond the reach of Alvarez. The tie petered out in the second half but French worldwide Ousmane Dembele showed why Barca shelled out £138m for him by dribbling past three defenders from the halfway line before being denied by a desperate tackle.
  • Australia vs England 2018 ODIs: 5 player battles to watch out for

    Australia vs England 2018 ODIs: 5 player battles to watch out for

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    However, with Lynn picking up an injury which will see him miss the series against England , many had assumed Maxwell would earn a belated selection. 4 position in the batting order. White had been set to lead the Renegades with regular skipper Aaron Finch out on global duty, but the captaincy will now be handed to veteran Brad Hodge.
  • NBC sees $1.4 billion in ad sales for Super Bowl, Olympics

    NBC sees $1.4 billion in ad sales for Super Bowl, Olympics

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    After a series of a insane finishes during the AFC wild-card games, the divisional round is set. Both will have to play their best football to make the rematch happen, but if both teams continue their strong play, we could be looking at another interesting Super Bowl featuring the Falcons and Patriots .
  • Sixers: 3 reactions from loss in London to Celtics

    Sixers: 3 reactions from loss in London to Celtics

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    The Celts started the second half on fire and never let up. On the contrary, they allowed over 98 points just once during their current six-game win streak. After a quiet first half, Tatum couldn't miss, and turnovers started flowing freely from Philly as they gave up what had been a 22-point lead. Marcus Smart , 23-years-old, has become a pest to the best players in the league, and helping Boston limit opponents to under 98 points per game.
  • Le'Veon Bell would consider retiring if franchise tagged

    Le'Veon Bell would consider retiring if franchise tagged

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    This summer Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell went through a lengthy contract holdout, not reporting to training camp and waiting until September 4 to sign the franchise tag worth $12.1 million. I know what I do and what I bring to the table. Regardless, there is little doubt that the Steelers will need to pay top-dollar for a player like Bell, who is widely regarded as the best running back in the NFL .
  • Ben Roethlisberger could be playing his last game at Heinz Field

    Ben Roethlisberger could be playing his last game at Heinz Field

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    Jacksonville beat Pittsburgh 30-9 earlier in the season with the Jags secondary intercepting Steeler quarterback Ben Roethlisberger five times. Bell is a star in the running game as well as in the passing game and as a blocker. Pittsburgh (13-3) was off last week thanks to one of its best regular season campaigns this century. Unfortunately for them, this is definitely strength against strength as the Steelers present problems that keep defensive coordinators up at night.
  • UCF fans put up billboard in Tuscaloosa asking for series with Alabama

    UCF fans put up billboard in Tuscaloosa asking for series with Alabama

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    The group, however, missed deadlines, so the fans changed the ad and the made arrangements to put the sign near the University of Alabama . And now it's time to find out who the real champion is, right? The Alabama Crimson Tide won their fifth national championship in nine seasons Monday night when they defeated the Georgia Bulldogs 26-23 in an epic College Football Playoff National Championship Game.
  • Nadal, Federer lead rankings at Australian Open

    Nadal, Federer lead rankings at Australian Open

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    I won't put extra pressure on myself, regardless of who's going to play, or not play. It's a great joy, I love this sport, it's a great passion of mine so I missed it. Six-time Australian Open champion Djokovic pulled out of events in Abu Dhabi and Doha with elbow soreness before heading to Melbourne and hasn't hit a ball in anger since the problem forced him to quit Wimbledon in the quarter-finals in July.
  • Norv Turner finalizing deal to become Panthers' offensive coordinator

    Norv Turner finalizing deal to become Panthers' offensive coordinator

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    Along with Norv, the Panthers are reportedly hiring his son, Scott Turner, to become the next quarterbacks coach. His son, Scott, who was on Jim Harbaugh's staff at MI this past season after working with his dad in Minnesota, will serve as Cam Newton's position coach, a source told ESPN.