Premier League title race wide open, says ex-Liverpool star Bruce Grobbelaar

(CNN)Manchester City won the English Premier League by a record margin last season with Pep Guardiola’s team becoming the first side to accumulate 100 points in a season. No team had scored more or won more than City did in their record-breaking 2017-18 campaign. After seven games City and Liverpool…

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Ballon dOr 2018: contenders for footballs global honour revealed

Contenders for the 2018 Ballon dOr are revealed with Cristiano Ronaldo, Harry Kane, Gareth Bale and Mohamed Salah making the list along with Fran Kirby and Lucy Bronze Fran Kirby and Lucy Bronze have been nominated for the inaugural womens Ballon dOr while Gareth Bale, Harry Kane and Cristiano Ronaldo…

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NFL round-up: Bears blaze Bucs but Eifert’s horror injury mars Bengals win

Mitchell Trubisky threw a career-high six touchdown passes and the NFC North-leading Chicago Bears pounded the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 48-10 Mitchell Trubisky threw a career-high six touchdown passes and the NFC North-leading Chicago Bears pounded the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 48-10 on Sunday. The Bears won their third straight with Trubisky…

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Canelo Alvarez defeats Gennady “GGG” Golovkin to win middleweight title

(CNN)In a rematch one year after a controversial draw, Canelo Alvarez defeated Gennady “GGG” Golovkin on points to win a majority split decision in a middleweight boxing title fight Saturday night in Las Vegas. “He’s a great fighter but the difference is in your opponents. I’m an elite fighter and…

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From Patriot struggles to Gruden’s agony: will the NFL’s early trends hold up?

The Raiders are struggling, the Cowboys cant get going on offense and the Chiefs are unbeatable. We look at which storylines are here to stay The New England Patriots early struggles Whats the problem? Sound the alarm: the Patriots are 1-2. A loss to Miami this weekend would put them…

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Quipping Paul Pogba underlines rift with Mourinho after West Ham defeat | Jacob Steinberg

Paul Pogba, who was substituted in Manchester Uniteds anaemic 3-1 defeat by West Ham at London Stadium, made no attempt to disguise the rift between him and Jos Mourinho Paul Pogba was the last Manchester United player out of the away dressing room at the London Stadium. The Frenchman was…

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Hertha Berlin level with Bayern Munich at top of Bundesliga after stunning win

Hertha Berlin inflicted Niko Kovacs first defeat as Bayern manager with goals from Vedad Ibisevic and Ondrej Duda Bayern Munich crashed to their first Bundesliga defeat under their new manager, Niko Kovac, as they were beaten 2-0 by Hertha Berlin at the Olympiastadion. First-half goals by Vedad Ibisevic and Ondrej…

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Saints beat Falcons in 43-37 thriller as 49ers lose Garoppolo to worrying injury

The New Orleans Saints won a thrilling game against the Atlanta Falcons 43-37 in overtime on Sunday Drew Brees one-yard run capped an 80-yard touchdown drive to open overtime that lifted the New Orleans Saints to a 43-37 win over the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday. Brees score came after his…

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