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Lille 5-1 PSG: Champions in waiting stunned by five-star LOSC performance

Lille 5-1 PSG: Champions in waiting stunned by five-star LOSC performance

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CHAMPAGNE ON ICE Les Parisiens will have to wait before they can be crowned kings of France again Paris St Germain must wait to secure the Ligue 1 title after a humbling 5-1 defeat at Lille on Sunday. Second-half goals from Nicolas Pepe, Jonathan Bamba, Gabriel and Jose Fonte saw the second-placed side inflict a painful defeat on the champions in waiting, who had Juan Bernat sent off in the 37th minute after losing Thiago Silva and Thomas Meunier to injury. Lille humbled ten-man PSG Kylian Mbappe had two goals disallowed for offside in the first half, which saw Lille lead through a Meunier own goal before Bernat replied. PSG’s eighth Ligue 1 title remains a matter of time but they have now passed up chances to confirm it on cons
Newcastle United 2-1 Manchester City: Citizens stunned at St James’ Park as Newcastle come from behind to give Liverpool the edge in the title race

Newcastle United 2-1 Manchester City: Citizens stunned at St James’ Park as Newcastle come from behind to give Liverpool the edge in the title race

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COMEBACK KINGS Victory against Leicester City at home with put the Reds seven points clear after a brilliant performance from Rafa Benitez's men Manchester City’s hopes of retaining the Premier League title were dealt a huge blow as they were beaten 2-1 by Newcastle United. Should Liverpool beat Leicester City at home on Wednesday night, the Citizens will slip seven points behind Jurgen Klopp’s men. Salomon Rondon celebrates netting the equaliser for Newcastle City made the perfect start when, with just 25 seconds on the clock, Sergio Aguero found the back of the net with what is officially the quickest goal of the season. Raheem Sterling played in David Silva with a lofted through ball, but the Spaniard slipped and managed t...
Trump's stunned silence as Kanye rants in White House

Trump's stunned silence as Kanye rants in White House

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Kanye West appeared to stun Donald Trump into silence as he delivered an expletive-filled rant at the White House. Meeting the president in front of reporters and photographers in the Oval Office, the superstar rapper gave Mr Trump little chance to speak as he made a wide-ranging, off-the-cuff address.He sported a "Make America Great Again" hat - popularised during the president's campaign in 2016 - and revealed that his friends had tried to scare him into not wearing it.Nevertheless, he said he had "enough balls to put on this hat" as it made him feel like "superman", adding: "People expect that if you're black, you have to be Democrat." Image: Kanye West shows Donald Trump his mobile phone in the Oval Office Speaking...
Stoke stunned by newly promoted Wigan as winless run goes on

Stoke stunned by newly promoted Wigan as winless run goes on

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Stoke City's winless start in the Championship continued as they were well beaten by newly promoted Wigan Athletic.Wigan took the lead when Will Grigg poked home from Gavin Massey's low cross into the box, and they doubled their advantage when Massey finished from a tight angle.The hosts conceded a penalty when Joe Allen brought down Grigg, who fired past Jack Butland from the spot for his second. As the game drew to a close, Stoke were reduced to 10 men when Ashley Williams was sent off for a second yellow card after a bad tackle on Massey.Relive Wednesday's EFL action as it happenedStoke struggled for long periods and the result means they have now failed to win their past nine home league ...
Cleveland Browns' trades stunned NFL teams

Cleveland Browns' trades stunned NFL teams

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From not being able to properly file paperwork to consummate a trade in October to making three trades in a matter of just hours, the Cleveland Browns left many in the NFL with their heads spinning. The same team that has won only one game in two years and flubbed finalizing a trade for Cincinnati quarterback AJ McCarron at the trade deadline pulled off three deals in a matter of a few hours on Friday. According to NBC Sports' Pro Football Talk, Friday's trades "stunned others who had been negotiating potential moves with the Browns." First, Cleveland acquired wide receiver Jarvis Landry from the Miami Dolphins for the relatively cheap price of two mid-round draft picks: one this year and one in 2019. Then, the Browns dealt the 65th pick in this year's draft to the Buffalo Bills for starti...