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Sports Romelu Lukaku has scan on ankle injury, reveals no fracture - Belgium
Author: 0 Romelu Lukaku has scan on ankle injury, reveals no fracture - Belgium

The 24-year-old wasn't the only Belgian doing bits in England's top flight this weekend, though - a league which has proved fertile hunting ground for several of the nation's finest footballers over the last half-decade in particular. United's next Premier League match will be against Liverpool when the Premier League returns following the global break on October 14. The Belgium worldwide did not appear in court in Los Angeles yesterday but his lawyer, Robert Humphreys, entered a plea of ...

Sports Theresa May: I don't want a cabinet of 'yes men'
Author: 0 Theresa May: I don't want a cabinet of 'yes men'

According to the BBC's assistant political editor, May has been shown the foreign secretary's speech and is understood to be happy with it. Asked twice whether she is unable to get rid of her Foreign Secretary, the Prime Minister said: "You keep asking me about Boris and Boris's job".

Sports New York Confident Heading Into AL Wild Card Game vs
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The slugger went 1 for 8 with three strikeouts in two starts and a pinch-hit appearance in the final regular-season series against the Tigers. In the Twins clubhouse, though, it might as well be ancient history. Severino, with a high-90s fastball that occasionally touches 100 miles per hour, a wipeout slider and refined changeup, went 14-6 with a 2.98 ERA, including 9-2 with a 2.28 ERA over 14 starts after the All-Star break.

Sports Kane on target at Spurs tame Terriers
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The win kept Pep Guardiola's side unbeaten start to the season going as they've won six of their opening seven league games and stay on top of rivals Manchester United on goal difference, by just the one strike. "I love the player and I love the character". Mourinho also praised Marouane Fellaini after his performance on Saturday. Young, who is out of contract at the end of the season, believes playing for the team's goals will earn him rewards later in the year.

Sports Arsene Wenger says Arsenal are back on track ahead of worldwide break
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The England forward impressed in his role behind Olivier Giroud and alongside Jack Wilshere, but will not be retained against Brighton because of Wenger's plans to protect his players from a demanding schedule. But after today's piece of magic against Brighton , you can understand why the Frenchman was so desperate to keep the 28-year-old. 'If I am 21 years at this club it is because this [inclusivity] is one of the values we rate and I'm very proud of that '.

Sports Mourinho 'Highly Confident' Of Signing Mesut Ozil
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It is believed that there have been no official offers for the former Los Blancos man, but if he does not sign a new contract before January, he will be allowed to enter into negotiations with any club. "You look at any world class player in the world we've seen over the last 15 or 20 years - you know one thing they do?" If Arsenal do give up on Ozil, they could look to move him on in January to avoid the prospect of losing him and Alexis Sanchez for nothing at the end of the season .

Sports F1 title rivals should be wary of Red Bull
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Call it redemption for his bad luck in the previous race in Singapore , but Red Bull Racing's Max Verstappen managed to take home the win on Sunday at the 2017 Formula 1 Malaysian Grand Prix . "There is a fair amount of work still to do but there's nothing we can do", said Hamilton. I can't explain to you what they are, but we really need to make sure we rectify them for next year's vehicle if we are going to have any chance of fighting both of these teams [Red Bull and Ferrari] next ...

Sports Major League Baseball playoff preview: In the postseason, pitching is pivotal
Author: 0 Major League Baseball playoff preview: In the postseason, pitching is pivotal

For the Wild Card games , I predicted the Diamondbacks will beat the Rockies and I am predicting a surprise win with the Twins over the Yankees as the Twins' hitting has heated up as of late. With a powerful lineup, and a one-two punch of Verlander and Kuechel, they should advance here. Back-to-back championships are extremely hard to pull off in baseball, but the Cubs could make it happen for the first time in 17 years.

Sports Sturridge warned by Souness that he faces six-week Liverpool snub
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In fact, his display was so poor that Sky Sports pundit and Liverpool legend Jamie Carragher doesn't think Sturridge is the same player as he used to be. Sturridge took the place of Roberto Firmino in Liverpool's attack at St James's Park, but was guilty of spurning one of the visitors' best chances in the match when he directed a weak effort at Newcastle goalkeeper Rob Elliott after a wayward clearance fell to him.

Sports Chelsea's Cesc Fabregas blames schedule and fatigue for loss to Manchester City
Author: 0 Chelsea's Cesc Fabregas blames schedule and fatigue for loss to Manchester City

De Bruyne has 2 goals and 4 assists in 9 games this season, and his overall influence on games has grown since Guardiola began playing him in a deeper role than in the past. It was the most impressive performance so far of Guardiola's career in Manchester. "But for sure we are talking about a top player, the complete player".

Sports Kansas City Chiefs: Game day vs Washington Redskins
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The Kansas City Chiefs can start 4-0 for the first time since the 2013 season with a victory here. Their rushing was too good to stop, as Hunt went 172 on the ground on 17 carries. Reed and Kelley have already said they intend on playing Monday night. OLB Justin Houston has looked like his old self through three weeks, accumulating four sacks himself.

Sports Youngest Ball bids goodbye to high school
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Beyond that, LaVar centered on new Chino Hills head coach Dennis Latimore and concerns surrounding his performance to this point. LaVar has notoriously butt heads with the coaching at Chino Hills, and according to ESPN's Ramona Shelburne , that's the reason he's pulling LaMelo out of high school.

Sports Six teams on upset alert in NFL Week 4
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Raiders head coach Jack Del Rio didn't seem too bothered, however, when asked about Carr's injury in the postgame presser. Said Denver linebacker Von Miller: "Oh, you've just got to get him on the ground". He tallied the most rushing yards an individual has against the Raiders this season after Oakland tamed the rushing attacks of Tennessee, the Jets and Washington.

Sports Former UNC quarterback Mitchell Trubisky to start his first National Football League game
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Fortunately, the Bears had a mini-bye week, as they played last Thursday against the Green Bay Packers . The Bears are planning to start their first-round rookie quarterback in their next game, next Monday night against the Vikings. "It's just experience", Fox told reporters on August 31. The future is now for the Chicago Bears. Trubisky sparked a debate over who should start with a strong performance in the preseason opener against Denver, though he was more ordinary in the ...

Sports Stunner: Coppolella resigns as Braves General Manager
Author: 0 Stunner: Coppolella resigns as Braves General Manager

Two years and one day after his promotion to general manager, Coppolella departs amid reports of organizational infighting and impropriety in the Braves' global recruiting efforts. Household names among Braves fans like current second baseman Ozzie Albies (Curaçao) and two touted Venezuelan players - power-hitting outfielder Ronald Acuna and shortstop prodigy Kevin Maitain - were signed through the global free agent (IFA) process, among several other prospects in the Braves' pipeline.

Sports Jim Harbaugh names starting QB for Michigan State game
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MI then plays at IN on October 14 and at Penn State on October 21. Though Speight was named the starter at the beginning of the season, the offense has had its well-documented share of struggles, particularly in the passing game. O'Korn began his career at Houston where he started as a true freshman. He landed at MI in 2015 and redshirted before serving as Speight's backup in 2016.

Sports United injuries are opportunities for others - Mourinho
Author: 0 United injuries are opportunities for others - Mourinho

Lukaku has hit the ground running since signing from Everton in the off-season with six league goals in as many games. To remedy the situation, Mourinho splashed out £75 million ($100 million, 85 million euros) on Everton striker Romelu Lukaku and the bruising Belgian has wasted little time repaying that hefty fee.

Sports Spain replace injured Morata, Iniesta, Carvajal
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Spain have been dealt a triple blow for this month's World Cup qualifiers with key personnel Andres Iniesta, Alvaro Morata and Dani Carvajal all ruled out. "I make this decision to risk Morata in this game, because imagine if I decide to put Morata on the bench". Morata has been on fire since his summer switch from Real Madrid , scoring seven times in eight games, and was hoping to lead the line for Spain ahead of Diego Costa, the man he replaced at Chelsea.