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Birmingham City 0-0 Swansea City: Blues left to rue missed opportunities as Graham Potter works more magic

Birmingham City 0-0 Swansea City: Blues left to rue missed opportunities as Graham Potter works more magic

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MATCH REPORT Lukasz Jutkiewicz had the best chance for the hosts, but skewed his left-footed shot wide Birmingham City were left to rue their missed opportunities as they failed to find a way past a resilient Swansea City side in the ‘Garry Monk Derby’. Despite creating a host of gilt-edged chances in the opening half an hour, the Blues were ultimately frustrated by Graham Potter’s men. Oli McBurnie failed to get into the game for the Swans Lukasz Jutkiewicz had the best chance for the hosts, but skewed his left-footed shot wide after great work by Jota. The result moves the Swans up to second in the table, having played a game more than the rest of the sides in the Play-Off places. Despite having 17 attempts on goal, the ho...
Deontay Wilder v Tyson Fury announcement press conference reportedly planned for Monday

Deontay Wilder v Tyson Fury announcement press conference reportedly planned for Monday

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DONE DEAL? The heavyweight blockbuster appears to be edging closer Deontay Wilder v Tyson Fury is reportedly set to be officially announced on Monday, assuming he beats Francesco Pianeta this weekend. It is thought the fight could be confirmed in the ring immediately after Fury’s bout at Windsor Park on Saturday, with the American set to be ringside. Wilder and Fury are set to square off in 2018 However, according to the Standard, Wilder v Fury will be rubber stamped for certain at a presser on Monday, which will take place at BT Tower. Fury, 30, was out of the ring for nearly 1000 days after initially becoming the unified heavyweight champion by beating Wladimir Klitschko in 2015. He returned with an underwhelming win aga...
Minnesota Vikings LB Antwione Williams pleads guilty to careless driving

Minnesota Vikings LB Antwione Williams pleads guilty to careless driving

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Minnesota Vikings linebacker Antwione Williams pleaded guilty to reckless driving last month. Williams was arrested in May and charged with suspicion of drunken driving, careless driving and speeding, according to the St. Paul Pioneer Press, which learned of the arrest Thursday. The DWI and speeding charges were dropped when Williams pleaded guilty to the reckless driving charge on July 26, the newspaper reported. Williams was sentenced to 30 days in the Hennepin County (Minn.) Workhouse but did not serve any time after 29 days were suspended and he was credited with one day of time served in jail. He was also placed on one-year probation. According to court records, Williams was clocked at 81 mph in a 55 mph zone when he was stopped. His blood-alcohol level of .09 was barely above M...
Manchester United stars, including Paul Pogba pull off Dele Alli’s celebration in dressing room japes

Manchester United stars, including Paul Pogba pull off Dele Alli’s celebration in dressing room japes

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THE EYES HAVE IT It's got plenty of people scratching their heads but the Red Devils stars are getting it done Manchester United superstars have proved they’re no match for the celebration that’s puzzling the world this week. After scoring against Newcastle United, Dele Alli revealed a new celebration by holding his hand up to his eye, as seen below. Tottenham Hotspur star Dele Alli shows off his new celebration. But to do the trick is harder than it look and players and supporters around the world are struggling to figure out just what the Spurs ace is doing. It now appears Arsenal star Danny Welbeck was one of the main instigators behind the move, along with Jesse Lingard, and the latter has been getting his Red Devils team...
Another LSU QB to transfer

Another LSU QB to transfer

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Junior quarterback Justin McMillan announced in a Twitter post on Wednesday that he intends to transfer, becoming the second Tigers quarterback to do so in as many days. Redshirt freshman Lowell Narcisse announced on Twitter on Tuesday night that he will leave LSU. "I love my brothers and my heart is heavy, but sometimes life takes you in a different direction," McMillan wrote, in part. McMillan will be eligible to play immediately at his next school as a graduate transfer. With McMillan and Narcisse leaving, LSU is down to Joe Burrow and Myles Brennan as scholarship quarterbacks on the roster with the season-opener against Miami approaching on Sept. 2. Burrow transferred to LSU from Ohio State after playing in two seasons with the Buckeyes, where he completed 29 of 39 passes for 28...