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Rangers: Steven Gerrard says Glen Kamara racially abused by Slavia player

Rangers: Steven Gerrard says Glen Kamara racially abused by Slavia player

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Rangers manager Steven Gerrard was left "angry and upset" after midfielder Glen Kamara told him he was racially abused during his side's Europa League defeat by Slavia Prague at Ibrox on Thursday.Slavia's Ondrej Kudela said something to Kamara while covering his mouth amid a melee in the final stages."My player tells me he was racially abused," Gerrard said.In a statement, Slavia said Kudela admitted swearing at Kamara but denied the "disgusting accusation" of racism.Rangers players confronted Kudela and Gerrard got involved with his opposite number."The disappointing thing is that their people are trying to defend their player and calling us liars," said Gerrard in the immediate aftermath of the game, which Rangers lost 2-0 to exit 3-1 on aggregate."I feel angry. I know Glen and trust him...
Fantasy football: Kamara, Drake top Week 4 running back rankings

Fantasy football: Kamara, Drake top Week 4 running back rankings

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Sept. 29 (UPI) -- Alvin Kamara, Kenyan Drake, Ezekiel Elliott, Dalvin Cook and Aaron Jones top my Week 4 fantasy football running back rankings for 2020. Nick Chubb, Derrick Henry, James Conner, Clyde Edwards-Helaire and Austin Ekeler round out my Top 10 options for Week 4. Jonathan Taylor, James Robinson and Devin Singletary also are among my other favorite starts this week at the running back position. Advertisement Tarik Cohen should be removed from all lineups after he sustained a season-ending injury in Week 3. Fantasy football team owners also should monitor the health of other running backs who were banged up in Week 3 so you can find replacement options as early as possible. Those injuries have led to increased relevance for former backup ball carriers who could help your team imm...
Fantasy football: Alvin Kamara leads Week 2 running back rankings

Fantasy football: Alvin Kamara leads Week 2 running back rankings

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Sept. 16 (UPI) -- Alvin Kamara, Derrick Henry, Christian McCaffrey, Josh Jacobs and Ezekiel Elliott top my Week 2 fantasy football running back rankings for 2020. Clyde Edwards-Helaire, Dalvin Cook, Aaron Jones, Chris Carson and Kenyan Drake round out my top 10 options for Week 2. Advertisement Plenty of other running backs with great matchups this week are available outside of the elite names. Try to find a player who will get a lot of carriers, targets in the passing game or goal line work and has a good Week 2 matchup. Several players are now worth lineup consideration after Week 1 injuries. Check out my weekly waiver wire article for options of players to add at each position. Todd Gurley, Antonio Gibson and Nyheim Hines are among my favorite starts this week at the running back posi...