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Astros owner Jim Crane says sign-stealing scandal ‘weighs on all of us’ – ESPN
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Astros owner Jim Crane says sign-stealing scandal ‘weighs on all of us’ – ESPN

In a week in which the Houston Astros sign-stealing scandal was in the spotlight again, team owner Jim Crane lamented the long-term effects of the scandal, telling USA Today, “It weighs on all of us every single day.”A benches-clearing altercation was triggered Tuesday between the Astros and Dodgers when Los Angeles right-hander Joe Kelly threw…

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Watford owner Gino Pozzo promises to do ‘everything in his power’ to return to Premier League – Sky Sports
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Watford owner Gino Pozzo promises to do ‘everything in his power’ to return to Premier League – Sky Sports

Pozzo and chief executive Scott Duxbury: “We have to be scrupulously honest with ourselves and admit our efforts surrounding the team were not good enough” Last Updated: 27/07/20 4:19pm Watford return to the Sky Bet Championship after five years in the top flight Watford owner Gino Pozzo has promised to do “everything in his power”…

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Titans owner Amy Adams Strunk says she supports peaceful protests – ESPN
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Titans owner Amy Adams Strunk says she supports peaceful protests – ESPN

7:52 PM ETTurron DavenportESPN Close Covered Eagles for USA Today Covered the Ravens for Baltimore Times Played college football at Cheyney UniversityNASHVILLE, Tenn. — Titans owner Amy Adams Strunk said in a statement Thursday that she supports players making peaceful protests and players who choose to “use their platforms to advance us as a nation.””Hearing…

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Report: What club owner has told £45m Arsenal target’s agent – HITC – Football, Gaming, Movies, TV, Music
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Report: What club owner has told £45m Arsenal target’s agent – HITC – Football, Gaming, Movies, TV, Music

Football PressFocus/MB Media/Getty ImagesAccording to Gazzetta.it, Arsenal will have to pay €50 million (£44.98m) as transfer fee for Napoli striker Arkadiusz Milik.It has been reported that Napoli owner Aurelio De Laurentiis has told Milik’s agent that he has just under three weeks to reach an agreement over a new contract or he will be sold.De…

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Hearts owner fears no more Scottish football ‘this year’ – CNA

GLASGOW: Hearts owner Ann Budge questioned on Sunday (Apr 26) whether Scottish football can “resume any time this year” even while talks continue over salvaging the country’s top-flight Premiership season from the coronavirus pandemic.Budge, who has warned her players to accept temporary wage cuts or receive nothing at all, told Scotland on Sunday: “I don’t…

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Newcastle owner Mike Ashley to bank £17m even if Saudi-funded takeover collapses – Mirror Online
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Newcastle owner Mike Ashley to bank £17m even if Saudi-funded takeover collapses – Mirror Online

When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. OurPrivacy Noticeexplains more about how we use your data, and your rights. You can unsubscribe at any time.Invalid EmailNewcastle United owner Mike Ashley could earn up to a…

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​Brighton owner Bloom open to salary cap talks – Tribal Football
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​Brighton owner Bloom open to salary cap talks – Tribal Football

Brighton owner Tony Bloom is open to talking about a salary cap for league football.The Albion chairman is of the belief that the COVID-19 outbreak has highlighted the precarious situation for many clubs.There are Premier League teams asking for government help to pay furloughed employees, while many lower league and non-league clubs may not survive…

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Report: NFL owner ‘would be surprised’ if teams report before training camp due to coronavirus – Sportsnaut
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Report: NFL owner ‘would be surprised’ if teams report before training camp due to coronavirus – Sportsnaut

Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports The NFL officially announced Monday that offseason programs have been suspended indefinitely amid the growing coronavirus pandemic, and one NFL owner reportedly thinks it’s going to be months until that changes. Judy Battista of NFL.com shared sentiments from an unnamed owner who said he’d be surprised if teams would be able…

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Mike Bolsinger adds owner Jim Crane, staffer Derek Vigoa to lawsuit vs. Astros – Houston Chronicle
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Mike Bolsinger adds owner Jim Crane, staffer Derek Vigoa to lawsuit vs. Astros – Houston Chronicle

Astros owner Jim Crane and director of team operations Derek Vigoa were added Thursday as defendants in former Blue Jays pitcher Mike Bolsinger’s lawsuit against the Astros. Crane and Vigoa, who according to a Wall Street Journal story was involved in the Astros’ 2016 data-driven “Codebreaker” sign-stealing scheme, were added to the lawsuit filed earlier…

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Astros owner Jim Crane believed sign-stealing scandal would blow over by spring training, report says – CBS Sports
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Astros owner Jim Crane believed sign-stealing scandal would blow over by spring training, report says – CBS Sports

In November, news broke that the Houston Astros had used electronic equipment as part of an illegal sign-stealing scheme. Then in January, Major League Baseball found the Astros guilty of illegally using technology to steal signs during their 2017 championship season and in part of the 2018 campaign. The league’s discipline included suspensions for manager A.J. Hinch…

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Saints owner denies team had role in clergy sex abuse list – Home – WSFX

February 11, 2020 By wpengine The owner of the New Orleans Saints said Monday that the NFL team played no role in determining which priests would be named in the list of “credibly accused” clergy published by the area’s Roman Catholic Church. Gayle Benson, a devout Catholic who has donated millions of dollars to church…

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Accrington owner Holt demands FA punish Liverpool and Klopp: It’s not THEIR football! – Tribal Football
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Accrington owner Holt demands FA punish Liverpool and Klopp: It’s not THEIR football! – Tribal Football

Accrington Stanley owner Andy Holt is demanding the FA punish Liverpool over manager Jurgen Klopp’s claims he won’t be taking part in their FA Cup replay against Shrewsbury.Klopp confirmed after the game that he would not take charge of the match with Liverpool’s youth team players set to feature, as it coincides with the winter…

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Ex-Arsenal owner Alisher Usmanov pays £30m for Everton stadium naming rights – Mirror Online
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Ex-Arsenal owner Alisher Usmanov pays £30m for Everton stadium naming rights – Mirror Online

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see ourPrivacy Noticefor details of your data protection rightsInvalid EmailRussian billionaire Alisher Usmanov has strengthened his ties with Everton after paying £30million up front to secure an exclusive option on naming rights for the club’s proposed new stadium. The 66-year-old, who sold his…

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Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich ‘more supportive than ever’ as he commissions anti-Semitism art project – RT
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Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich ‘more supportive than ever’ as he commissions anti-Semitism art project – RT

Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich is “even more supportive than ever” despite being absent from home games for more than a year, chairman Bruce Buck has said, as he discussed a new artwork commissioned by the Russian billionaire. Buck said that Abramovich had commissioned a new 12-meter (40ft) mural at Chelsea’s Stamford Bridge home in tribute…

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Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich ‘nearly killed’ by Pat Nevin while out cycling – Mirror Online
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Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich ‘nearly killed’ by Pat Nevin while out cycling – Mirror Online

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see ourPrivacy Noticefor details of your data protection rightsCould not subscribe, try again laterInvalid Email Pat Nevin has recalled how he ‘nearly killed’ Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich during a holiday. The former winger has told of how he was close to running over…

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