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Northern Ireland 2-1 Belarus: Late Josh Magennis strike sees Michael O’Neill’s men go top of Euro 2020 qualifying group

Northern Ireland 2-1 Belarus: Late Josh Magennis strike sees Michael O’Neill’s men go top of Euro 2020 qualifying group

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TWO IN TWO With Germany and the Netherlands also in Group C this was a game Northern Ireland had to win and they just got over the line thanks to Magennis' 87th-minute goal Josh Magennis’ late goal ensured Northern Ireland continued their 100 per cent start to their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign with a 2-1 win over Belarus at Windsor Park. Jonny Evans nodded Michael O’Neill’s men in front after half an hour but Ihar Stasevich’s deflected effort pegged them back. Northern Ireland are top of Group C – a group that contains Germany and the Netherlands It looked like it was going to be a frustrating night for the Green and White Army but substitute Magennis fired home on 87 minutes to secure the three points. Norther...
Eagles to trade Michael Bennett to Patriots; Martellus Bennett wants reunion

Eagles to trade Michael Bennett to Patriots; Martellus Bennett wants reunion

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March 8 (UPI) -- The Philadelphia Eagles are finalizing a trade to send defensive end Michael Bennett to the New England Patriots. Sources told ESPN and the Philadelphia Inquirer on Friday that the Eagles will send Bennett and a seventh-round pick in 2020 in exchange for the Patriots' fifth-round choice in the 2020 NFL Draft. Bennett played in 16 games (10 starts) last season with the Eagles. He had 34 total tackles, 9.0 sacks, two forced fumbles and one pass defensed. The three-time Pro Bowl selection is scheduled to earn a base salary of $ 6.2 million in the 2019 season with a $ 1 million roster bonus. Bennett signed with the Seattle Seahawks as an undrafted free agent in 2009. The Seahawks waived him the same year, with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers claiming him two days later. He spent f...
Peter Andre appears in Michael Jackson Leaving Neverland doc after defending star

Peter Andre appears in Michael Jackson Leaving Neverland doc after defending star

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Viewers of the controversial Michael Jackson documentary Leaving Neverland were left shocked tonight when Peter Andre made an appearance.The 46-year-old Mysterious Girl singer can be seen as a child taking part in a dance competition to meet the King Of Pop.Peter can be seen wearing a fedora hat and a red bow tie, along with Jackson's signature short trousers, white socks and loafers.He is surrounded by other children, who also entered the competition back in 1987. Related Articles The star – who was famously married to Katie Price – reportedly came second in the contest, which was won by Wade Robson – who went on to allege Jackson sexually abused him.According to The Sun, Wade was actually too young to enter the competition at the time, and if he'd been caught, Peter ...
Famous birthdays for Feb. 26: Erykah Badu, Michael Bolton

Famous birthdays for Feb. 26: Erykah Badu, Michael Bolton

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Feb. 26 (UPI) -- Those born this date are under the sign of Pisces. They include: -- British playwright Christopher Marlowe in 1564 -- French novelist/poet Victor Hugo in 1802 -- Levi Strauss, who created the world's first pair of denim blue jeans, in 1829 -- American frontiersman William "Buffalo Bill" Cody in 1846 -- Surgeon/cornflakes developer John Kellogg in 1852 -- Hall of Fame baseball pitcher Grover Cleveland Alexander in 1887 -- Actor/comedian Jackie Gleason in 1916 -- Actor Tony Randall in 1920 UPI File Photo -- Actor Betty Hutton in 1921 -- Rock star Antoine "Fats" Domino in 1928 -- Former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon in 1928 -- Political commentator Robert Novak ...
Michael Jackson estate slams documentary with new abuse claims

Michael Jackson estate slams documentary with new abuse claims

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Michael Jackson's estate has blasted a documentary featuring two men who accuse the late pop star of sexually molesting them when they were young boys.Due to be aired on Channel 4 later this year, the film includes a string of new sexual abuse allegations against the singer, including claims of abuse made by Wade Robson and James Safechuck. In the film, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival on Friday, it is alleged the Billie Jean singer gave his young male victims jewellery in exchange for sexual favours.Leaving Neverland - a reference to the singer's California ranch - also alleges that the King of Pop even staged a mock wedding complete with vows and a diamond ring with one boy.Jackson, who died in 2009 aged 50, denied all allegations that he was involved in abusing underage boy...