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Dallas Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott will appeal six-game suspension

Dallas Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott will appeal six-game suspension

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OXNARD, Calif. -- Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott will appeal a six-game suspension for violating the league's personal conduct policy because of alleged domestic violence against a former girlfriend in July of 2016. Elliott, who was not arrested nor charged in the case, continues to maintain his innocence. The Columbus city prosecutor said he didn't believe that he could make a case because of conflicting and inconsistent information. Elliott will try to discredit Tiffany Thompson in the appeal process by highlighting, her threats to "ruin his career," including one that was racially based, according to sources. The NFL announced Elliott's suspension Friday, saying it has photo and digital evidence supporting a finding "that (Elliott) engaged in physical violence against Ms. T...
Henrikh Mkhitaryan praises Jose Mourinho's summer signings, calling Lukaku, Matic and Lindelof 'Manchester United players'

Henrikh Mkhitaryan praises Jose Mourinho's summer signings, calling Lukaku, Matic and Lindelof 'Manchester United players'

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Henrikh Mkhitaryan believes Manchester United's new signings have made the squad much stronger.Two of United's three major summer signings, Romelu Lukaku and Nemanja Matic, caught the eye in an impressive season-opening 4-0 Premier League thrashing of West Ham on Sunday.Lukaku, a £75million buy from Everton, scored the opening two goals while midfielder Matic, bought for £40million from champions Chelsea, was named man of the match.The third new player, £31million defender Victor Lindelof, was not included in the matchday squad as manager Jose Mourinho wants to give the Swede more time to settle.Mkhitaryan, asked initially about Matic's display, said: "It was not only Matic. I want to mention as well the other two new signings, Lindelof and Lukaku. They are very good players. They are, I t
Transfer news: Chelsea and Manchester United target Paulo Dybala says he may NEVER leave Juventus

Transfer news: Chelsea and Manchester United target Paulo Dybala says he may NEVER leave Juventus

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Paulo Dybala wants to stay at Juventus for his entire careerMonday, August 14, 2017Barcelona, Chelsea and Manchester United target Paulo Dybala is willing to stay at Juventus 'forever' if the club's president wants him too.The striker has been one of the Italian champions star performers since arriving from Palermo in the summer of 2015.The Argentina international's form has unsurprisingly attracted the interest of Europe's biggest clubs, including Barcelona, Chelsea and Manchester United.However, Dybala has insisted he would happily stay at Juve for the rest of his career if the club's president, Andrea Agnelli, wanted him too."I'm very happy at Juventus," Dybala told Sport Mediaset."I extended my contract three months ago, the club asked me to take their No.10 jersey, I thought about it ...
VIDEO: Neymar marks Paris Saint-Germain debut with a goal against Guingamp

VIDEO: Neymar marks Paris Saint-Germain debut with a goal against Guingamp

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The world’s most expensive player enjoyed a productive night at the Stade de RoudourouSunday, August 13, 2017Neymar marked his eagerly awaited Paris Saint-Germain debut with a goal as he helped the Ligue 1 side beat Guingamp 3-0.The world’s most expensive player was allowed to take to the pitch at the Stade de Roudourou after the French Football Federation confirmed they had received the relevant paperwork for the £199million signing.Neymar bagged his side’s third goal of the game after being teed up by Edinson Cavani inside the penalty area. Cavani had given the Parisians a 2-0 lead following Neymar’s incisive through ball, which allowed him to slot the ball past the Guingamp goalkeeper.Unai Emery’s side took the lead in the comical circumstances when defender Jordan Ikoko’s back-pass tri
GB win 4x100m relay gold as Bolt pulls up injured – highlights & report

GB win 4x100m relay gold as Bolt pulls up injured – highlights & report

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Media playback is not supported on this device Great Britain's men claimed a stunning 4x100m relay gold at the World Championships as Usain Bolt pulled up injured in his final race.On a febrile night of track and field, Mo Farah's own finale ended with 5,000m silver as he was beaten in a global final for the first time in six years.But with the young GB women's sprint quartet storming to a silver of their own it felt like a generational shift as the stadium came alive just as it had at the 2012 Olympics.Never before has a British team won a world sprint gold, but the quartet of CJ Ujah, Adam Gemili, Danny Talbot and Nethaneel Mitchell-Blake ran a near-perfect race to hold off the fancied US team, with Japan taking bronze as Bolt collapse...