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Coach at centre of English abuse scandal hospitalised

He told BBC Radio 4's Today programme: "I think it's probably a little bit too early to speculate but I suspect that in the next few days and weeks that we will see a significant increase in the numbers that are now reporting allegations of abuse to us".

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Experts Predict Strong Cyber Monday For Retailers

More than eight in 10, or 98.8 million people, will shop from their home computers today. Target gave customers a 15% savings on all sales across its site previous year. Now Cyber Monday is a broad shopping experience spanning every product category imaginable. "It may not be the exact lowest price but it was a really good deal", she said.

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This is Manchester City's dream January front line including this key target

A lot has been said about both the managers and how they are adapting to the Premier League, with many suggesting Conte has edged it based on his team's performances and results. It seems that the Spanish Manchester City boss has a lot of respect for his Italian counterpart and will be aiming to study Chelsea's game and tactics to the finest detail before the two teams line up at the Etihad.

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Tony Pulis loses case, ordered to pay ex-club Palace $4.6m

A day later, Pulis told the chairman he wanted to leave the club and he did on August 14, after saying he was not prepared to lead the club for their opening game of the season against Arsenal on August 16. Burton said the tribunal had analysed evidence after Palace bosses complained about the way Pulis had left the club at the start of the 2014-15 season.

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Liverpool boss Klopp wary of League Cup changes

The German's first full season at Anfield has seen the side gel together and only Chelsea are above them in the table after a run of four wins and two draws. With Firmino, Coutinho, Adam Lallana and Daniel Sturridge all likely to miss Tuesday's tie, Klopp could give opportunities to fringe players to prove their worth.

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Ronaldo scores two goals as Real Madrid increase their lead

Despite that miss Sporting kept on pressing and it was Real Madrid on a rainy afternoon who were the side asking for the final whistle. Meanwhile, Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane heaped praise on Ronaldo for his scoring feats. Real Madrid Cristiano Ronaldo recently became the highest ever scorer in Madrid derbies after netting a hat trick against Atletico Madrid last week.

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Crystal Palace: Hodgson linked with Eagles job

Yet the sober reality of Palace's sixth successive league loss against a relegation rival was that both club and manager are now in more danger than ever. "It was mad", said Cork. "That's what has put us in this mess, and we need to get ourselves out of it". The catalyst for change in the game was Fernando Llorente's arrival in the 66th minute, subbing in for Swansea's Wayne Routledge.

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Magic can't snap out of funk, fall at home to Bucks

Giannis Antetokounmpo added 18 points and nine rebounds and the Bucks got double-figure scoring from three reserves in beating Orlando for the second time in a week. After playing small forward nearly exclusively a year ago, Fournier has spent most of his time at his more customary off-guard spot this season. "Obviously, I wasn't happy with the (lineup) decision that they made", Vucevic said.

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Mauricio Pochettino: Tottenham Star Doesn't 'Deserve' to be in Spurs Squad

His assessment comes after Spurs suffered their first defeat in the Premier League this season away at Chelsea, but ultimately performances haven't been great from them in recent weeks. Because we paid money we need to put the player to play? The back four, you get (Toby) Alderweireld back, you get (Danny) Rose back, you get a fully fit squad, and I think Tottenham are excellent.

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Cowboys notch 10th straight win, edge Redskins 31-26

The drive took seven plays to go the distance at 75 yards. Prescott's solid all-around performance improved the Cowboys to a franchise and NFL-best 10-1. Why try a 55-yard field goal into the blinding Texas sun with a kicker who is struggling? "It was unfortunate where the sun was at the time, but when I'm looking down at the ball, that's not an issue".

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Pierre-Paul Scores TD, Shines as Giants Beat Browns 27-13

TAMPA, Fla. - Jameis Winston threw a pair of touchdown passes to Mike Evans and Tampa Bay's rejuvenated defense shut down Russell Wilson and Seattle. In my opinion, only a late garbage-time TD puts this game Over. The Browns outgained the Giants 343-296 yards. They punted, and the defense had to go on the field for one last series. Hue Jackson tapped his right hand on the side of the podium as he tried to find a way to describe being 0-12 in his first season as the Cleveland Browns coach.

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Jurgen Klopp gives the latest on Coutinho, Firmino and Sturridge

Philippe Coutinho could miss the remainder of Liverpool's 2016 games after a nasty ankle injury. Read the latest news about the incoming administration on our Tracking the Transition page. Klopp is prepared for defensive teams , and he warned the other clubs near the top to expect similar. "We are going there to win the game and we have to go there like that".

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Best on both worlds - Rory says Ireland have filled the "void"

That was thanks to 19-year-old Southland player D'angelo Leuila, who scored four penalties, one conversion and two drop goals (20 points in total). A forward pass from David Pocock denied Australia an immediate try at the top of the second half.

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Kumble rubbishes ball tampering allegations against Kohli

Du Plessis was captured by television pictures touching a mint in his mouth and then rubbing the sugary saliva on the ball, as Kohli appeared to be doing in pictures that emerged from South Africa earlier this week. Unlike Du Plessis, who is appealing against the ICC verdict, Kohli faced no inquiry - because the governing body's stipulated five-day window in which to start any proceedings had already passed when the video came to light.

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Argentina bag maiden Davis Cup crown

The result means Argentina have created 2 unique pieces of history. Going into the last day of the Davis Cup final, Croatia were in a strong position with a 2-1 lead and they just required one win on Sunday to clinch the title, but Argentina had some other plans.

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Ed Orgeron named 33rd head coach in LSU football history

The LSU Tigers continue to target Houston's Tom Herman to be their next head coach. Herman, who coached Houston to national prominence the past two seasons, was announced as the new Texas coach Saturday, replacing Charlie Strong , who was sacked in the morning after three consecutive losing seasons.

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Attack-minded Westbrook as Thunder roll Rockets

Harden obviously didn't mean it as a disrespect to Westbrook - if anything, it was a compliment - but it's hard to deny that the Rockets and Thunder are almost identical in terms of the production that comes from their star point guards. In the final minute, the Thunder gave the ball to Westbrook, and Ibaka fouled him while attempting a 3-pointer. "He's done so many things for the game of basketball in so many ways and broke down so many barriers for guys like myself to go out and compete ...

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Goal 'Man Utd hierarchy will not be happy with Mourinho'

Mourinho also received a fine earlier this month after discussing Anthony Taylor's suitability to referee United's league game at Liverpool. "I think that's just passion". Zlatan Ibrahimovic's 21st-minute header had cancelled out Diafra Sakho's second-minute opener and the hosts were threatening to take charge. That United did not win was due largely to the brilliance of West Ham goalkeeper Darren Randolph, who produced superb saves from Marcus Rashford, Jesse Lingard and Henrikh ...

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Bradley secures 1st Swansea success with 5-4 win over Palace

A 3-1 lead with 17 minutes to play was suddenly a 4-3 deficit with just six minutes to play. "It was an unbelievable game in many aspects". Six straight Premier League defeats have left the Eagles hovering just above the relegation zone but will the 55-year-old be given the opportunity to turn their form around? Luckily for them, he is as dependable as they come: since he arrived at the Liberty Stadium in August 2014, the Icelander has had a hand in 37 Premier League goals (21 ...

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Luke Kuechly diagnosed with a concussion

Carolina's next two games are on the West Coast - at Oakland and Seattle. Outside linebacker A.J. Athlon Sports analysis states that Both New Orleans' and Carolina's chances to win the NFC South are fading. But what is certain is it's hard to imagine the Panthers making a playoff push without Kuechly. The Panthers former first-round pick leads the league in tackles (102) this season, and now will need to clear the NFL's concussion protocol before returning to the field.

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Can Penn State-Wisconsin victor move into playoff spot?

The Buckeyes then went on to win the national title after securing the fourth spot in the final CFP rankings. What a turnaround this has been, and like Wisconsin, Penn State is still in the running for a College Football Playoff berth. That's when a very fun, significant drive for Ohio State took place. The only other time both schools were ranked in the top three when facing off against each other was ten years ago, in a game where eventual Heisman trophy-winning quarterback Troy Smith ...

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Rams suffer second straight loss in a blowout against Saints

Running back Mark Ingram had 14 carries for 146 yards, including a 61-yarder. Several Rams players were asked if the Saints were trying to run up the score with that play, but none of them asserted as much. Such was the day for Goff, who also had a costly third-quarter interception but gave the Rams their best quarterback play of the season. Goff's first touchdown pass completed a drive that saw he and the Rams gain 75 yards in less than three minutes.

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Donald Trump 'furious' after Kellyanne Conway steps up Mitt Romney attacks

President-elect Donald Trump's campaign manager is at the center of some post-election controversy following comments she made about former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney during the Sunday talk shows yesterday. Mitt Romney (R-MA) or Mayor Rudy Giuliani (R-NYC). Trump, in turn, has called Romney a "choker" who failed to win "a winnable race" in 2012. She is not the only member of Trump's inner circle to complain about a potential Romney pick.

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Extent of Philippe Coutinho's injury revealed and it's not great news

Expressing satisfaction over the improvement in his team since he took over, Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp has asserted that the English Premier League (EPL) is well equipped to tackle the most defensive teams. Fortunately for Klopp, Liverpool's next three league fixtures are against teams in the bottom half of the table, so they should be able to safely navigate those games, and will be hoping that their mercurial play-maker returns sooner rather than later.

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Cavs' Love hits 34 points in first quarter

During the first half of action against the Blazers, Kevin Love has shown what he is made of. James has only played in two of the four meetings against Dallas since returning to Cleveland - both victories in which he notched 27 points.

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How Conor McGregor Helped New York Giants Beat Cincinnati Bengals

They will try to extend their attractive sequence on Sunday at the Meadowlands, against the Chicago Bears. Still, he wouldn't criticize Beckham for his optimism. He then ran a shallow cross to the CIN 6-yard line, where he caught a Manning pass that he took into the end zone for a 10-yard score. The key to this one was McAdoo's decision to play for a TD early in the fourth.

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Panthers not getting ahead of themselves after Clemson upset

Players to watch: Pitt: Quadree Henderson is one of college football's best return men. But, Saturday, Blewitt didn't blow it when it mattered most, nailing a booming 48-yard field goal with six seconds left to give the Panthers (6-4, 3-3 ACC) the shocking 43-42 win over the No.

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Philadelphia Eagles look to make statement against Packers

This year they are 4-0 when playing at Lincoln Financial Field, having overcome strong teams such as Atlanta, Pittsburgh and Minnesota, proving to be a formidable challenge. The good news is Philadelphia has four running backs. That could leave the Eagles' running game in the hands of rookie Wendell Smallwood. The Packers have to keep that from happening, because this could be a test for Aaron Rodgers & Co.

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Liverpool keeper Loris Karius: We can handle Coutinho absence

Liverpool fans also have a League Cup quarter-final against Leeds to look forward to next week, and they'll hope that they can go one better in that competition this time around following a disappointing defeat in the final to Manchester City past year.

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LeSean McCoy had procedure on thumb, expected to play in Week 12

Both wide receiver A.J. After allowing just 40 net yards of offense to the Seahawks in the second half of their Monday night loss in Seattle, Buffalo's defense gave up just 37 to Cincinnati over the final two quarters, until the Bengals last ditch effort drive when the Bills were giving up yardage for time on the clock.

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Del Potro hands Argentina Davis Cup

Karlovic, who returned to the Croatian team after a four-year absence, said he was "hugely disappointed". For Argentine it's the best moment ever, for me one of the best'. "He's a very good friend of mine", del Potro said. Led by captain Daniel Orsanic, Argentina silenced a partisan Arena Zagreb crowd. "What Del Potro did was awesome".

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PSG maintain group lead with draw at Arsenal

But a 77th-minute back post header from Lucas Moura at a corner, which deflected past David Ospina off Alex Iwobi, denied Arsenal the victory that would have seen them take first place in their group ahead of the Round of 16. "I think there is a special spirit in the squad and the consistency of the results . But we played against a good team tonight as well", he added.

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Shoppers Go Local On Small Business Saturday

For those who didn't find that special gift on Black Friday, there was another chance for deals Saturday while also supporting local mom-and-pop shops. Next door, Red Beard's Outfitter, a new outdoor store, is getting ready for its first Small Business Saturday . "If we don't have small businesses, the businesses downtown that really excite people, then they'll go and shop in other cities", proclaims Threewit.

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Mourinho faces touchline ban after being sent to stands

Prior to the visit of Slaven Bilic's side, United had managed two wins out of six at home, scoring just eight goals. The Manchester United manager wasn't very happy with a decision by referee Jonathon Moss to book midfielder Paul Pogba for diving during the match against West Ham United.

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India close in on 1-0 series lead

Soon, India delivered a key blow by dismissing both Joe Root and Ben Stokes in successive overs. Rashid was far from done there though and removed Ravindra Jadeja and Umesh Yadav to make it four wickets in five overs from the leg-spinner, but England's familiar final-wicket hoodoo came back to bite them once again.


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