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Guardiola prefers to 'go home' than changing philosophy

Guardiola prefers to 'go home' than changing philosophy

Barcelona have been playing together for 15 years, they play in a natural way". Guardiola spoke for 32 minutes as his modus operandi was questioned at a press conference ostensibly to preview tomorrow's game against Southampton. There had been fitness concerns over Aguero last week but Guardiola confirmed the decision to name him on the bench was tactical, leaving Kevin De Bruyne to operate as a makeshift striker, or "false nine". Read More

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Angelique Kerber: if healthy, will win WTA Finals in Singapore

Angelique Kerber: if healthy, will win WTA Finals in Singapore

She also managed to reach the finals at Wimbledon, where she was defeated by Williams, and the finals at the Summer Olympic Games in Rio. I know that I have to play and work hard every single match. Kuznetsova only secured a place at the expense of Konta by retaining the Kremlin Cup on Saturday and has a 10-hour flight from Moscow to Singapore and a five-hour time difference to contend with, not mention the minimal break between events. Read More

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Shaqiri brace gives Stoke 2nd straight EPL win

Shaqiri brace gives Stoke 2nd straight EPL win

He said: "Everybody was pleased after last week's game, but we were showing encouraging signs before that". "Listening to Joe, I think he has actually surprised himself". "It's extremely disappointing. In the first half, we weren't proactive in our passing and movement and we came unstuck to an exceptional goal from a quality player". Read More

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Hamilton beats Rosberg to U.S. Grand Prix pole

Hamilton's title hopes took a huge dent two races ago in Malaysia when he was leading late but was forced to retire with an engine problem. "We had a tough day - the Ferrari you saw today is not the Ferrari you will see tomorrow". After Malaysia when the engine blew up, that was a very hard situation for him to cope with. He's going to be at his best. Nico Hulkenberg's Force India was seventh, ahead of the Williams pair of Valtteri Bottas and Felipe Massa, with Carlos Sainz completing the ... Read More

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De Gea defiant as Man Utd stifle Liverpool

With just 13 minutes left to the final whistle, substitute Wayne Rooney entered the fray but the out-of-favour United captain could not repeat his victor in the same fixture last season. But they didn't create many chances. "When we got the ball I was expecting the team to be more unsafe, (although) we had two good chances. but Liverpool did too". Read More

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David Ortiz: 5 Things To Know About The Legendary Red Sox Slugger

David Ortiz hit a sacrifice fly in the 6th inning for the Red Sox. Although he took his base, Ortiz would be replaced by a pinch-runner upon reaching second after Hanley Ramirez singled in a run to make it a one-run game. The Red Sox came back from last rights to the World Series Ortiz was named MVP of the ALCS that year. You hit.688 on baseball's biggest stage, once again , having the entire city jump on your back. Read More

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Roethlisberger undergoes knee surgery, not out

Roethlisberger undergoes knee surgery, not out "long term"

Roethlisberger immediately went to the locker room and missed the rest of the first half but returned to play the second half. "I just felt something amusing in my knee". Miami quarterback Ryan Tannehill said he was buoyed to see two Pittsburgh defenders become sick to their stomach late in the first half as players dealt with the 80-degree heat. Read More

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Dodgers first baseman refused to stay at Trump hotel in Chicago

Dodgers first baseman refused to stay at Trump hotel in Chicago

He has embraced both of his cultural identities, playing for Mexico in the World Baseball Classic but also acting as one of the Dodgers biggest ambassadors in Southern California. He was born in San Diego, but he grew up in Mexico and reportedly helped rebuild a sports complex in Tijuana, just minutes across the border. Gonzalez has played for the Mexican national team in numerous worldwide competitions, including the World Baseball Classic. Read More

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Bayern held again in Bundesliga, now 3 games without a win

Timmy Chandler set up Marco Fabian with a cross from the right, with the latter chesting home the equalizer in the 78th minute for the hard-fought point. It was backs-to-the-wall stuff from the hosts in the final 10 minutes but they managed to hold on for a precious point, denying Bayern the chance to extend their lead over Hertha Berlin and Borussia Dortmund, who drew on Friday night. Read More

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Rahane: 'Mental adjustment key in ODIs'

Kane Williamson's team is placed third, one above India . Mahendra Singh Dhoni returns to lead the ODI team in the five-match series after the hosts whitewashed New Zealand in the three Tests that concluded on Tuesday in Indore. "It's never nice to be injured and having to watch so it's exciting to get back out there", he told New Zealand Cricket's website. "I think that's one of those things..." "Yes by giving inputs and as a vice-captain (in Test series) I learnt a lot". Read More

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