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Liverpool are higher in the league - Coutinho in derby dig at Everton

Liverpool are higher in the league - Coutinho in derby dig at Everton

With the season in its final stretch, injuries are piling up again for Liverpool, and one of Jurgen Klopp's favourites appears to have picked up an injury on global duty. "I think it's still there [Champions League qualification for Liverpool]", Garcia added. Having lost Adam Lallana for the visit of Everton, Jurgen Klopp will be buoyed by the sight of Coutinho rediscovering his form for his country. Read More

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Welsh wife of Elysee hopeful Francois Fillon handed 'fraud' charges

Welsh wife of Elysee hopeful Francois Fillon handed 'fraud' charges

Type "JOIN" and send to 9910181818. They are also looking into a contract that allowed Penelope Fillon to earn 100,000 euros ($108,000) as a consultant for a literary magazine, La Revue des Deux Mondes. Instead, he insists that he is the victim of a " political assassination ". Fillon who had begun as favourite has seen his campaign falter since the scandal broke several months ago. Read More

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Packers CB Makinton Dorleant arrested

Packers CB Makinton Dorleant arrested

Police said he did not respond to the instructions and spit in officers' faces, according to the affidavit. According to police, Hall's eyes were bloodshot, and he was slurring his speech, the report stated. Hall resisted arrest and an officer tasered his left leg to get him in the squad auto, police said. Chief Olson says Cedar Falls Police respond to bar fights every weekend, but the bouncers typically break up fights themselves. Read More

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Browns focused on draft and more in quest to upgrade QB position

Browns focused on draft and more in quest to upgrade QB position

The Browns hold the No. 1 pick in the upcoming draft by virtue of their 1-15 finish last season and are expected to use it on Texas A&M defensive end Myles Garrett , although Jackson cautioned it was premature to assume as much. Osweiler was 5-2 as starter with the Broncos in 2015. "But I just think, as we go through it, we'll continue to coach the guys that are there and give them the best opportunity and continue to find ways to get better". Read More

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Daniel Ricciardo's nightmare comes true as Ferrari wins

Daniel Ricciardo's nightmare comes true as Ferrari wins

Daniel Ricciardo's Australian Grand Prix from hell was so bad, the Red Bull Racing ace's trademark smile even disappeared for a while. Speaking after the race, Verstappen said, "The start was really good but it was just a shame that out of turn one I had dirty air ahead of me, this allowed Kimi to stay on the outside and get in front of me again". Read More

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USA Hockey begins contacting potential women's replacements

Philadelphia Flyers coach Dave Hakstol added his support on Twitter , calling the US players competitors and role models. USA Hockey released a misleading statement that exaggerated what they actual do to support USWNT players. Since NHL players make millions, there's no need for USA Hockey to kick in more money. The men's world championships are set for early May in France and Germany. Read More

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Seamus Coleman: Republic boss O'Neill says no timescale on defender's recovery

Images of Long hugging the Ireland captain as he was placed on a stretcher were a heartening moment amid the gloom surrounding a ferocious Neil Taylor challenge that snapped his leg. It's a major blow for the lad, his club and us, ' Ireland boss Martin O'Neill told Sky Sports. It will obviously take some time but Seamus has got great determination and sometimes these things work very much in your favour, in terms of recovery. Read More

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Gonzaga Is Finally (Finally!) in the Final Four

Gonzaga assistant coach Tommy Lloyd said after the team's Sweet 16 win over West Virginia: "To be honest with you, the easy decision probably would've been redshirt". You might also say the Zags are spearheading a grand 2017 revival of Left Coast basketball, as was proved later Saturday when OR defeated Kansas in the Midwest Regional title game. Read More

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Packers re-sign Christine Michael

Packers re-sign Christine Michael

The Packers already lost Lacy to Michael's former team the Seattle Seahawks in free agency, and now have Michael and Ty Montgomery returning as their top two backs in 2017. Last season, he was overshadowed by Montgomery. The Packers now have Montgomery, Michael, and fullbacks Aaron Ripkowski and Joe Kerridge, under contract for next season. Read More

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Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius could miss month of April with shoulder injury

Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius could miss month of April with shoulder injury

Yankees manage Joe Girardi said Gregorius could be out longer, so it looks like NY will be without their starting shortstop to begin the season. The Yankees start the regular season April 2 at Tampa Bay. Gregorius finished his 2016 campaign slashing a.276/.304/.447 line with 20 home runs and 70 RBI. This year is especially crucial for Gregorius, as he must prove he can continue to produce the solid offensive numbers he carried out last season. Read More

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Both sides like the sound of a Celtics-Wizards playoff matchup

Both sides like the sound of a Celtics-Wizards playoff matchup

Crowder and Horford each had 16 markers and nine boards, while Smart finished with 10 points off the bench. The Washington Wizards are allowing 36.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 43 rebounds per game. All the while, a sellout crowd of 18,624 chanted, "Let's go Celtics! ". Washington agitator Jae Crowder tormented the Wizards with an offensive rebound putback and later back-to-back three-pointers. Read More

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United defender Jones out of Germany friendly

United defender Jones out of Germany friendly

The 46-year-old invited those in his thoughts but not the squad to join the group and, while it was always subject to club commitments, only Stoke goalkeeper Jack Butland - out since last March's friendly in Germany - made the trip. Gareth Southgate has warned England to broaden their horizons beyond the Premier League if they are to challenge on the global stage. " England have some fantastic individual players, very fast off the blocks, very pacy, prepared to take risks on the pitch. Read More

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Coutinho: Manchester City match a cup final for Liverpool

Manchester City welcome Liverpool to the Etihad Stadium on Sunday evening looking to put a disappointing week behind them. That, in my eyes, is ludicrous but if Liverpool fans are keen for him to leave, that's fine - he can come to City. "To keep a clean sheet in the first game was a tremendous effort, because to shut that team out, I don't think many teams will manage it this season ". Read More

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School: Le'Veon Bell Not Allowed To Attend Prom With Steelers Fan

School: Le'Veon Bell Not Allowed To Attend Prom With Steelers Fan

Waukesha School District spokeswoman Terry Schuster told the Appleton Post-Crescent that Bell is welcome at other events such as the grand march and photo sessions with Tarantino, but can not attend the dance itself. Every girl dreams of having the ideal prom date, but for Longtime Pittsburgh Steelers fan, Ava Tarintino , that dream may come to a halt. He says he'd also bring his mother and girlfriend, who has offered to help Ava with her hair and makeup. Read More

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Giants expected to add ex-Jets QB Geno Smith

Giants expected to add ex-Jets QB Geno Smith

The New York Giants added to their quarterback room twice in the same day on Friday. If Smith signs, the 26-year-old would join Brandon Marshall and Damon Harrison as former Jets-turned Giants. Smith may have to compete for the immediate job as Manning's backup. The other quarterbacks on the roster for now include Ryan Nassib, Josh Johnson and Keith Wenning. Read More

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Mourinho: I know which players got Karanka sacked

Mourinho: I know which players got Karanka sacked

The 32-year-old, along with January returnee Patrick Bamford, also played no part in the subsequent FA Cup quarter-final loss to Manchester City as Karanka stated his desire for "18 fighters". "At the minute we're plummeting like a stone and I didn't like his style of management - I'd have been lucky to play 10 games under Karanka, I argued with every manager". Read More

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West Brom vs Arsenal Preview

West Brom vs Arsenal Preview

Wenger has come under increasing pressure to walk away from Arsenal when his contract ends at the end of this season . It is a balanced team with good size, very equipped to deal with the Premier League. Then came a double exit towards the end of February, when both Andries Jonker and Freddie Ljungberg left Arsenal to team up at Wolfsburg together, where they have, so far, overseen a 1-1 draw against Mainz 05 and a 1-0 away win to second placed RB Leipzig. Read More

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Guardiola: City exit my fault

Guardiola: City exit my fault

If we're in this position, it's not down to luck. We must not get carried away, even though there are lots of nice memories. It's magnifcent what we have done today, we're really proud. The Portuguese said: "Today is one of my best moments as a coach but I hope it will not be the last". Bernardo Silva (Monaco midfielder): "At 2-1, we didn't falter". Read More

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Champions League quarterfinalists set as Monaco, Atletico move forward

Champions League quarterfinalists set as Monaco, Atletico move forward

It seems that Monaco seem to be good at finding striking talent and with the strong association between Arsene Wenger, Arsenal and Monaco , I think the Gunners would be in a better position then most to sign the 18 year old. But today the problem was the first half. Guardiola's men rallied after the interval and swung the tie back in their favour through Leroy Sane, but their defensive frailties were highlighted once more as Tiemoue Bakayoko headed in the killer goal from a set piece with ... Read More

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Notre Dame survives upset-minded Princeton despite second-half scoring drought

Notre Dame survives upset-minded Princeton despite second-half scoring drought

Princeton's Devin Cannady , who grew up in Mishawaka and was a Mishawaka Marian teammate of former Notre Dame guard Demetrius Jackson, missed a three-pointer with seven seconds left. A critical juncture of the game came in midway portion of the first half. This will be the opening game of the NCAA Men's basketball tournament proper following the First Four Round earlier this week, and will spark dozens of games to take place throughout the coming days. Read More

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Boult out of second Test

Boult out of second Test

Off spinner Dane Piedt has been drafted into South Africa's squad for next week's third and final Test against New Zealand in Hamilton. Taylor's replacement, Neil Broom, is to make his test debut at the age of 33, while number five Henry Nicholls is still trying to cement his place in worldwide cricket. Read More

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