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Sports Loftus-Cheek targeting World Cup place after impressive England debut
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At 21, he is the same age as Alli but has barely made 40 caps in his professional career, while the Spurs midfielder has played close to 200 games in all competitions and is an England regular. It was a really assured performance. The 21-year-old is enjoying football away from Stamford Bridge after securing a loan move to Premier League outfit Crystal Palace .

Sports Bengals WR AJ Green receives sizable fine for fighting Jalen Ramsey
Author: 0 Bengals WR AJ Green receives sizable fine for fighting Jalen Ramsey

Now I have to accept the consequences. The final straw wasn't that egregious-those petty pushes happen all the time-so Green must have been pretty hot before the push. I don't talk about nobody's wife, nobody's kids, nobody's family. "I put myself in a position where I hurt my team and I hurt myself". I get out, I do my thing, I talk sh*t, but I don't go personal.

Sports Real Madrid's Gareth Bale suffers another injury setback
Author: 0 Real Madrid's Gareth Bale suffers another injury setback

This time, the injury comes in the form of a fibrillar rupture in the middle third of the adductor longus muscle of the left-leg. Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane had been hoping Bale might return for the derby clash with Atletico Madrid in La Liga on November 18.

Sports Mate Ma'a Tonga triumph over Kiwis with miracle comeback 28 - 22
Author: 0 Mate Ma'a Tonga triumph over Kiwis with miracle comeback 28 - 22

While Tonga were one decision away from entering the sheds two points down, New Zealand looked in good shape at 16-2 as the half-time buzzer sounded. The Kiwis were getting into their groove and on twenty-seven they got their second, this time when Jordan Rapana went over to score spectacularly in the right corner off a short pass from Brad Takariangi.

Sports Crystal Palace boss Hodgson targets Arsenal midfielder Wilshere
Author: 0 Crystal Palace boss Hodgson targets Arsenal midfielder Wilshere

The 25-year-old has mainly been used in the Europa League, starting three of the club's four games in the competition, and has also started twice in the Carabao Cup. Home-grown Adams feels that was an important part of the Arsenal side that famously won the league in 1989, with the likes of David Rocastle, Michael Thomas, Paul Davis, Niall Quinn and Paul Merson all also having emerged from the club's youth team.

Sports US Open champ Stephens leads US in Fed Cup final vs. Belarus
Author: 0 US Open champ Stephens leads US in Fed Cup final vs. Belarus

The 28-year-old Azarenka gave birth to her first child last December and returned to the WTA tour in June. She hasn't competed anywhere since Wimbledon, where she lost to Simona Halep in the fourth round on July 10. Stephens, who won the U.S. Open this year for her first major title, missed the opening two rounds of the global team competition because of a foot injury.

Sports Notre Dame heads to Miami for major Week 11 matchup
Author: 0 Notre Dame heads to Miami for major Week 11 matchup

That night, No. 5 Notre Dame traveled to No. 8 Oklahoma, winning 30-13 en route to a national title game berth. "Whoever plays better defense on Saturday is going to win". "Catholics vs Convicts" was the moniker for the game developed by a few students at Notre Dame , setting the stage for an incredible afternoon between the top-ranked Hurricanes and fourth-ranked Irish.

Sports Anil Kapoor and Salman Khan to join forces in Race 3
Author: 0 Anil Kapoor and Salman Khan to join forces in Race 3

Now, we hear, they might just work together in the third movie of the Race franchise. Produced by Ramesh Taurani , the film will be Salman's Eid offering next year. Salman makes his franchise debut with the upcoming film and is likely to essay his first ever negative character in the film. Along with Salman, the film stars Jacqueline Fernandez, Saqib Saleem, Bobby Deol, Freddy Daruwala and Daisy Shah in lead roles.

Sports United States star Solo accuses Blatter of sexual assault
Author: 0 United States star Solo accuses Blatter of sexual assault

In an interview with Portuguese publication Expresso , ex United States of America women's national team goalkeeper Solo alleges the actions occurred at a Ballon d'Or Gala back in 2012. She said that sexual harrassment at the hands of male officials was a common problem in women's football. "I'm actually very disappointed with the women who haven't spoken about it in the sports world", Solo said.

Sports Chelsea youngster Tammy Abraham hails Manchester United duo for giving him belief
Author: 0 Chelsea youngster Tammy Abraham hails Manchester United duo for giving him belief

Gareth Southgate's squad has been hit by a series of injuries, with Jack Butland , Dele Alli , Raheem Sterling and Harry Kane among the absent stars for the friendly. "He's always been the biggest kid in the playground, but he's not a player who's survived on physical strength", said Southgate. Ruben Loftus-Cheek will make his worldwide debut in midfield, while Everton goalkeeper Jordan Pickford is also in line to win his first cap for England against the world champions.

Sports Sadio Mane's Senegal qualify for World Cup
Author: 0 Sadio Mane's Senegal qualify for World Cup

Senegal has qualified for the World Cup in Russian Federation, seizing the second chance it was given by FIFA to beat South Africa 2-0 in a replay of a game it lost past year. Bafana Bafana head coach Stuart Baxter says they lacked that one player who could create something out of nothing against Senegal . The Kaizer Chiefs shot stopper had been a doubt because of a facial injury sustained last weekend, when he collided with Chippa United midfielder Kurt Lentjies while playing for his club.

Sports Patrice Evra leaves Marseille after receving European football ban
Author: 0 Patrice Evra leaves Marseille after receving European football ban

Evra was today banned from European club football for the rest of the season and fined €10,000 (£9,000) after his red card for kicking a supporter. "In such a context, the conditions were no longer met for Patrice Evra to accomplish his mission serenely and above all effectively".

Sports Buhari resumes work in main office
Author: 0 Buhari resumes work in main office

However, since his (Buhari) return on August 19, there have been speculations that the president worked from home and other places apart from his office. The Service Chiefs, the Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali, the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Defence and a Director are said to be in attendance.

Sports Bank of India Q2 profit rises, beats estimates
Author: 0 Bank of India Q2 profit rises, beats estimates

SBI has shown fall in gross NPAs at 9.83 per cent from 9.97 per cent QoQ. Slippages from watchlist amounted to Rs 10,424 crore, while the total watchlist stood at Rs 21,288 crore. Provisioning for non-performing assets (NPAs) or bad loans by the bank more than doubled to Rs 16,715.20 crore during the quarter under review, as against Rs 7,669.66 crore in the same period of the last financial year.

Sports British man breaks world record for fastest speed in a jet suit
Author: 0 British man breaks world record for fastest speed in a jet suit

Richard achieved an impressive speed of 32.02 miles per hour (51.53 km/h) on his third and final timed attempt, before dropping into the lake. His name is Richard Browning, and he owns a company called Gravity which is dedicated to developing his invention, the body-controlled jet engine suit named Daedalus.

Sports Paul Pogba 'trains with Manchester United's reserves'
Author: 0 Paul Pogba 'trains with Manchester United's reserves'

Injuries in Man Utd's midfield have been extremely critical, with Michael Carrick , Paul Pogba and Marouane Fellaini all being sidelined, leaving Ander Herrera and Nemanja Matic to start nearly every game. Carrick has not featured since September either due to a mystery illness, while Rojo damaged his knee ligaments back in April. Provided Pogba, Carrick and Rojo suffer no ill-effects to training this week, there is hope the trio could be included in Mourinho's main group as he prepares ...