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The Spain global, 33, has made 639 appearances for the Catalan club - second on their all-time list - and scored 55 goals. He is the club's second all-time leading appearance maker behind Xavi Hernandez, playing 633 games and scoring 54 goals.
  • Stephen Strasburg will be Nationals' Game 1 starter on Friday

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    They even trolled their rival St. Louis a few times in it. One of the players that is highly valued by the team, recently acquired Howie Kendrick, was traded from the Phillies. This last year has been an wonderful year, what those guys in that clubhouse did for me and my family, I'm so thankful for. He's still one of the most feared big-game pitchers in baseball, though, and saved his best stuff for the second half of the season.
  • Hornets' Nicolas Batum has elbow tear, will miss 6-8 weeks

    Hornets' Nicolas Batum has elbow tear, will miss 6-8 weeks

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    Nic Batum's season with the Charlotte Hornets appears to be shortened significantly after suffering an elbow injury in preseason. If Batum is out for eight weeks, he'll miss roughly 20 regular season games, while a 12-week timeline would keep him out of roughly 35 games.
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    How to watch Louisville vs. NC State online

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    Jackson completed 26 of 47 passes for 354 yards with a touchdown and the one interception. Wright has not played since the opener because of a groin injury , and Doeren said the defensive back asked to play on the punt team against Syracuse.
  • Form Dunne shares Alfred Dunhill lead with Colsaerts

    Form Dunne shares Alfred Dunhill lead with Colsaerts

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    One day after revealing that Roy Keane once snubbed him for an autograph, Rory McIlroy had trouble getting a signature off someone else rather closer to home at the Alfred Dunhill Links on Thursday. The 24-year-old shone on his front nine over the Old Course. 'You're probably not going to miss many but when it gets windy, two-putting from 60 feet can be hard.
  • "Playing behind closed doors is a protest" — Bartomeu

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    The game was played behind closed doors as a "protest", according to Barcelona president Josep María Bartomeu , with the message on the scoreboard being read as another means by which Barcelona protested the events of the day in Catalonia and the fact LaLiga authorities had refused to allow them to postpone the match.
  • Empty Camp Nou unusual situation for everyone - Valverde

    Empty Camp Nou unusual situation for everyone - Valverde

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    One of the most popular teams in world sport had the weird experience of playing in a deserted 99,000 seater stadium on Sunday as FC Barcelona faced off against Las Palmas while Catalans voted in an independence referendum amidst a violent police crackdown.
  • When Did the Red Sox Last Win the World Series?

    When Did the Red Sox Last Win the World Series?

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    Could this be the Rockies' opportunity to kick off a "Rocktober" revival tour? The Astros have a young team with limited playoff experience, so they will have to capitalize and not fall behind in the series if they want to get past the Boston Red Sox .
  • Red Sox Lack True Star Power

    Red Sox Lack True Star Power

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    The 5-foot-6 star tries to boost the Astros in the best-of-five matchup when Dallas Keuchel faces Red Sox lefty Drew Pomeranz at Minute Maid Park. As for facing Verlander, Sale said, "He's tough". According to Jake Kaplan , Morton, Peacock, and McCullers could be available today or tomorrow. First, they have to get past the American League East Champion Boston Red Sox to keep the dream alive.
  • Demetrious Johnson Reacts to Not Being UFC 216 Main Event

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    A fighter must find a way to get the paying public to become emotionally invested in their bouts and that is something the American has begun to master, seizing every opportunity available to gain recognition. He gotta start barking at me. He's a small dude, too, he's 145. He was getting him in the clinches and out-wrestling him. And McGregor feels that employing top officials - out of his own pocket - showed he respected boxing more than some people in the sport respected him.
  • Trump calls Las Vegas shooter 'very sick,' then briefly addresses gun laws

    Trump calls Las Vegas shooter 'very sick,' then briefly addresses gun laws

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    Trump spoke slowly and carefully Monday morning from the White House Diplomatic Room, focusing not on the identity or possible motive of the gunman but on the nation's efforts to heal. Sarah Huckabee Sanders , White House press secretary, (left) was criticized by Rep. Robin Kelly after a comment about Chicago's gun laws in the wake of a mass shooting in Las Vegas .
  • Arrested drunk man claims he time travelled to warn of aliens

    Arrested drunk man claims he time travelled to warn of aliens

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    Bryant Johnson, who was later arrested, claimed the aliens would arrive sometime next year. Johnson asked to speak to the president of the town, about 170 miles northwest of Cheyenne. Johnson, who was allegedly found with a blood alcohol content of.136 percent, was eventually transported to the Natrona County Detention Center without further incident.
  • Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho: The Special One title is bull

    Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho: The Special One title is bull

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    The 54-year-old is one of European football's most successful managers, having won two Champions League titles, as well as league successes in Portugal, Italy, Spain and England. Speaking to Swedish newspaper Expressen during the current worldwide break, he said: "I feel no stress". Where people treat me normally and make me feel good.
  • Germany, England seal 2018 World Cup berths

    Germany, England seal 2018 World Cup berths

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    Considering Slovakia host Malta in their final fixture, Scotland nearly certainly have to beat Ján Kozák's side in their next match if they are to finish in the playoff position. And Meyler, likely to play a big role in Friday's clash with Moldova in an Irish midfield ravaged by injury and suspension, is adamant that the road to Moscow is still an open route for this Republic of Ireland side.
  • England announce first World Cup warm-up friendlies

    England announce first World Cup warm-up friendlies

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    Kane added: "Like you said, at the moment, I am very happy where I am here - that is all that matters". "As a kid, you want to play for your country and you always dream about being captain, especially walking out at Wembley. Being a goal machine in the past three seasons, it's inevitable for Harry Kane to be constantly linked to big European clubs. Of course we'd have loved to have played more fluidly and scored more goals.
  • Chargers sign familiar face in kicker Nick Novak, waive Younghoe Koo

    Chargers sign familiar face in kicker Nick Novak, waive Younghoe Koo

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    The Georgia Southern product's potential tying field goal was blocked in the Chargers' season opener at Denver. The Chargers stuck with Koo the past two weeks, and the South Korean kicker made both field-goal attempts (one in each game) and was flawless on extra points (a combined 4-for-4).