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Oakland Raiders' Derek Carr announces new music career

Oakland Raiders' Derek Carr announces new music career

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Aug. 16 (UPI) --Derek Carr is the highest-paid player in the NFL. Now the Oakland Raiders quarterback is testing out a music career.Carr announced his debut single on Tuesday."Can't wait for you to see what's next," Carr wrote.The video he posted is full of dramatic poses, denim apparel and catchy tunes. Carr also launched the new website derekcarrmusic.com.Carr, 26, had a breakout year in 2016, passing for 3,937 yards, 28 touchdowns and six interceptions. He signed a six-year, $ 126.15 million contract with the Oakland Raiders in June."If I am going to do a touchdown dance, I should have a song to dance to, right," Carr wrote on Facebook.Carr heard a ton of feedback from the video, from haters and lovers alike."Everyone calm down it's ALL a joke! I don't really dress like that and make mu...
Transfer news: Manchester City want Jason Denayer to seal Premier League loan move but defender angling for Galatasaray return

Transfer news: Manchester City want Jason Denayer to seal Premier League loan move but defender angling for Galatasaray return

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Jason Denayer endured a disappointing loan spell at SunderlandWednesday, August 16, 2017Manchester City defender Jason Denayer is trying to force a move to Turkish Super League giants Galatasaray, despite the club's desire for him to stay in the Premier League.The Belgium international is not part of City boss Pep Guardiola's immediate plans and another loan spell looks the most likely course of action.Denayer, 22, enjoyed a fruitful loan spell at Galatasaray two years ago, establishing himself as a real crowd favourite.And, according to reports in Turkey, he wants to secure a move back to the club this summer, despite City insisting upon the defender remaining in the Premier League.The Belgian's desire to move abroad could have been influenced by his disappointing loan spell at Sunderland
Liverpool FC news: Jurgen Klopp praises 'incredible young player' Trent Alexander-Arnold after scoring on Champions League debut

Liverpool FC news: Jurgen Klopp praises 'incredible young player' Trent Alexander-Arnold after scoring on Champions League debut

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Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp praised the character of Trent Alexander-Arnold after the teenager scored a brilliant free-kick in their 2-1 Champions League play-off win over Hoffenheim.The 18-year-old stepped up ahead of more senior colleagues to whip in a set-piece and open the scoring with his first goal for the club on his European debut.Hoffenheim's late strike from Mark Uth came from Alexander-Arnold's side of defence after James Milner's cross had deflected in off Havard Nordtveit to make it 2-0, but Klopp accepts the youngster is still learning and was more interested in what he can do rather than what he cannot."I have to say, for an 18-year-old to have the balls to kick a free-kick is better than the mistake," he said."He is an incredible young player. It was actually because I t...
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