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Man jailed for trying to rob Arsenal stars Mesut Özil and Sead Kolasinac – BBC News
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Man jailed for trying to rob Arsenal stars Mesut Özil and Sead Kolasinac – BBC News

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionArsenal star confronts carjackers in LondonAn armed mugger who tried to rob Arsenal footballers Mesut Özil and Sead Kolasinac has been jailed.Ashley Smith admitted attempting to steal luxury watches worth £200,000 from the pair in Hampstead, north-west London.A second man, Jordan Northover, 26, has also admitted his…

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Man jailed for trying to rob Arsenal’s Mesut Özil and Sead Kolašinac – The Guardian
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Man jailed for trying to rob Arsenal’s Mesut Özil and Sead Kolašinac – The Guardian

A man has been jailed for 10 years for attempting an armed robbery of luxury watches worth £200,000 from two Arsenal footballers. Ashley Smith and his accomplice, who were both armed, did not count on the bravery of the club’s Bosnian defender Sead Kolašinac in fighting back, Harrow crown court heard. His teammate Mesut Özil…

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Chelsea and Ajax trying to out underdog and youth one another – The Pride of London
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Chelsea and Ajax trying to out underdog and youth one another – The Pride of London

SAITAMA, JAPAN – JULY 23: Tammy Abraham (R) of Chelsea celebrates scoring his side’s first goal with his team mates during the preseason friendly match between Barcelona and Chelsea at the Saitama Stadium on July 23, 2019 in Saitama, Japan. (Photo by Atsushi Tomura/Getty Images) The buildup to Chelsea travelling to Ajax has primarily been…

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The NBA is trying to play both sides of the controversial Hong Kong tweet – Business Insider
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The NBA is trying to play both sides of the controversial Hong Kong tweet – Business Insider

The NBA is attempting to balance competing interests in the wake Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey tweeting in support of the protests in Hong Kong.NBA commissioner Adam Silver called offense to fans in China by Morey’s tweet “regrettable,” but said the NBA supports “individuals educating themselves and sharing their views on matters important to…

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New York man indicted for trying to fix NCAA basketball game in 2018 – WFMYNews2.com
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New York man indicted for trying to fix NCAA basketball game in 2018 – WFMYNews2.com

NATION-WORLD Benjamin Bifalco was allegedly heard on a wiretap saying he wanted to pay thousands of dollars to a college basketball team to ‘intentionally lose the game.’ Authorities bringing a racketeering indictment against purported members of a New York City organized crime family say their tactics are reminiscent of playground bullies.Federal prosecutors say 11 Colombo…

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Penguins trying to trade goalie before season: report – NHL.com
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Penguins trying to trade goalie before season: report – NHL.com

The Pittsburgh Penguins are trying to trade a goalie before the regular season, general manager Jim Rutherford told The Athletic.”We just couldn’t do anything in the summer,” Rutherford told the website Tuesday. “But in the last three or four days, things have changed. The market is really heating up, especially for goalies.”Tristan Jarry and Casey…

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‘I remember trying to avoid the bricks and whatever else was being chucked’: Inside the South Coast derby, England’s most hostile rivalry – The Telegraph
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‘I remember trying to avoid the bricks and whatever else was being chucked’: Inside the South Coast derby, England’s most hostile rivalry – The Telegraph

Portsmouth fans voice their opinion on Harry Redknapp joining Southampton Credit: PA Steve Moran went to school in Fareham, a market town sandwiched between Southampton and Portsmouth. He even briefly trained at Portsmouth before being signed as a schoolboy by Southampton. He then scored one of the most famous and celebrated goals in the entire…

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Club say they’ve been trying to sign Man United player for ‘several years’ – Clearly very keen – Sport Witness
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Club say they’ve been trying to sign Man United player for ‘several years’ – Clearly very keen – Sport Witness

Paul Pogba was heavily linked with a move to Real Madrid in the summer, but Manchester United were successful in retaining the midfielder. His brother Mathias Pogba has been regularly speaking to the Spanish press about the failed move and also revealed the France international has already spoken to a few of Los Blancos stars. Mathias…

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‘This is the most trying period of my life’ — Siasia writes CAS, appeals FIFA ban – TheCable
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‘This is the most trying period of my life’ — Siasia writes CAS, appeals FIFA ban – TheCable

Samson Siasia, former Super Eagles coach, has appealed the life ban slammed on him by world football governing body FIFA.In a statement seen by TheCable on Thursday, Siasia’s lawyer filed the appeal to FIFA on August 27, 2019.The statement also said that another appeal was sent to the Court of Arbitration for Sports on August…

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Nigeria Trying to Persuade Chelsea Striker Tammy Abraham to Turn His Back on England – 90min
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Nigeria Trying to Persuade Chelsea Striker Tammy Abraham to Turn His Back on England – 90min

​Nigeria are trying to convince Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham to switch his international allegiance to the Super Eagles, despite already being capped twice by England.Abraham, who has made a flying to the new Premier League season with four goals in four appearances since taking Chelsea’s number nine shirt, was born in London but is eligible…

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‘Just trying to keep moving forward’ – Serena stops Martic to reach US Open quarterfinals – WTA Tennis
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‘Just trying to keep moving forward’ – Serena stops Martic to reach US Open quarterfinals – WTA Tennis

NEW YORK, NY, USA — Six-time US Open champion Serena Williams booked a spot in the US Open quarterfinals after a 6-3, 6-4 Sunday afternoon victory over No.22 seed Petra Martic of Croatia on Arthur Ashe Stadium.”I feel fine right now physically, and obviously my state is super intense,” Williams said during her post-match press conference. “I’m always…

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Why are the media still trying to create problems for Mesut Ozil? – Just Arsenal News

Ahead of one of Arsenal’s biggest games of the season, and the media still feel the need to question Unai Emery about the possibility that Mesut Ozil could leave Arsenal before the close of the European transfer window. Ozil and his agent must be sick and tired of rubbishing all the made-up transfer rumours from…

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“We’re trying to play very direct football” – Chelsea starter admits that Sarri-ball is dead – Chelsea News
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“We’re trying to play very direct football” – Chelsea starter admits that Sarri-ball is dead – Chelsea News

“Direct” is a dirty word in football, often used as a euphemism for ugly, route one football.However when you’ve just suffered a season of watching your favourite team pass the ball endlessly from side to side, a bit of directness is a welcome relief.That’s the context you have to consider when reading Emerson Palmieri’s quotes…

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“I was trying not to cry” – Arsenal midfielder recalls how he joined the club ahead of signing new long-term deal – Read Arsenal
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“I was trying not to cry” – Arsenal midfielder recalls how he joined the club ahead of signing new long-term deal – Read Arsenal

Arsenal have a historic tradition of bringing talented youngsters through the ranks and turning them into first-team stars. One of the next Gunners starlets who could make the journey into Unai Emery’s plans could be midfielder Miguel Azeez. The 16-year-old made his debut for Arsenal’s Under-18 side at the age of 15 and made his first appearance for…

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Ole explains how he’s trying to get the best out of Martial – Football365.com
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Ole explains how he’s trying to get the best out of Martial – Football365.com

Date published: Monday 19th August 2019 12:26 Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has explained how he’s handling Anthony Martial differently to previous Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal. The 23-year-old has played 13 games since signing a new contract at Old Trafford in January, scoring just three goals and assisting one in that time. However, Martial started…

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