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Sport Ronaldo's Juventus gets Messi's Barcelona in CL group stage
Author: 0 Ronaldo's Juventus gets Messi's Barcelona in CL group stage

Check out the group stage draw and list of individual award winers below. Messi scored twice in a 3-0 home win over Juventus , before the teams drew 0-0 in Italy . Sevilla and Chelsea , winners of the past two Europa League titles, will play two more Champions League newcomers, Krasnodar and Rennes. Manchester City have been drawn alongside Porto, Olympiacos and Marseille in Group C.

Sport Doc Rivers Agrees To Become Head Coach Of 76ers
Author: 0 Doc Rivers Agrees To Become Head Coach Of 76ers

It also means he'll return to the Atlantic Division, where he'll be a principal rival of the Boston Celtics , with whom Rivers won an National Basketball Association title in 2008 as coach. His teams, however, twice squandered 3-1 leads in the Western Conference semifinals, including this year against Denver . He has plenty of knowledge about the game of basketball and would be an ideal addition to Doc Rivers' staff on the Sixers .

Sport When will Manchester City learn?
Author: 0 When will Manchester City learn?

Leicester won the game 5-2. Manchester City will take on Leicester City at home on Sunday, in a match which is expected to be a thriller. Guardiola's cause has not been helped by injuries to key players, including his best defender Aymeric Laporte and star striker, Sergio Agüero, but numerous individual and collective defensive shortcomings evident in the dismal Champions League defeat by Lyon last month were on show again against Brendan Rodgers' side, not least their susceptibility ...

Sport Tottenham lifeline for Dele Alli as Jose Mourinho calls outcast ‘very professional’
Author: 0 Tottenham lifeline for Dele Alli as Jose Mourinho calls outcast ‘very professional’

Tottenham manager Jose Mourinho has said that out-of-favour midfielder Dele Alli should follow the example set by Tanguy Ndombele. He told The Standard : "The only thing I can say is he's being very, very professional". 'So I don't speak with Gareth, I don't speak even with Steve. "They had a free mid-week last week, we didn't". "I didn't speak with Ryan Giggs either".

Sport Nadal eases through as Williams overcomes early hiccup at French Open
Author: 0 Nadal eases through as Williams overcomes early hiccup at French Open

Fernando Verdasco has said he could sue Roland Garros for the "personal and professional damage" he has suffered after being withdrawn from the tournament . Possibly, this course does succeed due to his renewed confidence and the particular conditions, although for this he must beat his debut to an uncomfortable rival like the Hungarian Marton Fucsovics .

Sport Serena Williams opens with win at French Open
Author: 0 Serena Williams opens with win at French Open

Today it was not simple for me, but the most important thing is I won it. Twice Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova defeated Oceane Dodin 6-3, 7-5 in the only match to start on time under the new roof on Court Philippe Chatrier. Two weeks ago, Thiem won his first major tournament at the U.S. Open in NY. The autumnal cold slightly abated on day two and Williams, who came through 7-6, 6-0 against American compatriot Kirstie Ahn, resisted the temptation to copy many others here and alter her ...

Sport Man City's Guardiola says his players are not machines as injuries mount
Author: 0 Man City's Guardiola says his players are not machines as injuries mount

Managers - not just for Covid-19 - now must be the human resources (officer) or the guy who takes care (of players) because we don't have time for training or to practise much", he said. We'll not change anything saying the opposite. We can not control that. When you need players we can use it. They let them play two games in four days without preparation.

Sport Joe Montana 'wrestles his infant grandchild away from an alleged kidnapper'
Author: 0 Joe Montana 'wrestles his infant grandchild away from an alleged kidnapper'

On Saturday, Joe and his wife Jennifer were put into an unfortunate situation as their grandchild was nearly the victim of a kidnapping . Citing unnamed police sources, TMZ Sports reports that a 39-year-old woman "walked away with Montana's grandchild to another part of the house where she was confronted by Joe and Jennifer ".

Sport KKR ease to seven-wicket win over Sunrisers
Author: 0 KKR ease to seven-wicket win over Sunrisers

With KKR needing a big partnership, Eoin Morgan then joined Gill in the middle. Reigning World Cup-winning skipper Morgan played the flawless supporting role before joining the party by smacking Bhuvneshwar Kumar for a huge six in the 15 over.

Sport New York Giants adding Devonta Freeman on 1-year, $3 million deal
Author: 0 New York Giants adding Devonta Freeman on 1-year, $3 million deal

He is eligible to be reinstated to the roster after missing three games. The 23 year-old ran for over 1,000 in his first two seasons, and was considered a cornerstone of the franchise. Freeman was selected to the Pro Bowl after both the 2015 and 2016 seasons, when he totaled 2,135 rushing yards, 127 catches and 27 touchdowns. The seven-time Pro Bowler did not practice all week due to a hamstring injury that he's been dealing with all season and aggravated in last Sunday's loss to the Cowboys.

Sport Breonna Talyor: Charles Barley and Shaquille O'Neal attacked for 'defending cops'
Author: 0 Breonna Talyor: Charles Barley and Shaquille O'Neal attacked for 'defending cops'

Yesterday, there was some consternation in National Basketball Association circles with regards to the verdict of the trial of the police officers involved in the Breonna Taylor shooting. Barkley separates the Taylor case because Taylor's boyfriend shot an officer in the thigh, leading to retaliatory fire. Walker, a licensed gun owner, fired a "warning shot" at plainclothes police officers who had entered his and Taylor's apartment.

Sport Pac-12 votes to play 7-game schedule, to start in November
Author: 0 Pac-12 votes to play 7-game schedule, to start in November

The conference title game will be played on December 19. Notre Dame (2-0) opened the season with two home games and held several players out of last week's victory against South Florida without explanation. The school said health officials in the state had moved Provo from low to moderate COVID-19 risks, which prompted the switch to no fans for Saturday's game against Troy and the October 2 game against Louisiana Tech.

Sport ‘Where am I blaming her?’: Sunil Gavaskar responds to Anuskha Sharma
Author: 0 ‘Where am I blaming her?’: Sunil Gavaskar responds to Anuskha Sharma

Sunil Gavaskar: Jo Practice jarurat hoti hai, wo unko karne ka mauka hi nahi mila, Aur wo bade.chahte ki jitni wo practice kare utni wo.usi se to wo behtar ban sakte hai, wo khud jaante hai. "I am sure over the years you have respected the private lives of every cricketer while commentating on the game. Don't you think you should have equal amount of respect for me and us?", Sharma said.

Sport Mitchell Marsh ruled out of entire IPL 2020 due to ankle injury
Author: 0 Mitchell Marsh ruled out of entire IPL 2020 due to ankle injury

West Indies all-rounder and Test captain Jason Holder , who last led his national team to England tour, has been announced as the replacement and will join the SRH squad shortly. Bengaluru holds a special place for Finch because it was there, he revealed, that he had proposed to his wife a few years back. Even though he's a spin bowling option, SRH can use him and Vijay Shankar can get some overs of pace in.

Sport Tour de France: Sam Bennett claims final stage victory and green jersey
Author: 0 Tour de France: Sam Bennett claims final stage victory and green jersey

It was a wonderful end to a weird Tour, and the penultimate stage duel between two compatriots of different generations will go down as one of 2020's great sporting moments. Porte said he considered staying home as his wife was expecting a baby. Irish rider Sam Bennett won the prestigious final sprint on the Champs-Elysees, giving him his second stage win at this Tour.

Sport Liverpool confirm Jota signing for reported $80 million
Author: 0 Liverpool confirm Jota signing for reported $80 million

The Dutch defender moves to Wolves for £9M, again with around £5M of potential add ons and with Liverpool retaining interest in a potential 15% sell on price. "He has the speed, he can combine, can defend, can press", Klopp said. "Diogo is wonderful and everybody knows the relationship we built". "It is one of the best teams in the world - the best at the moment because they are world champions".

Sport Aguero could be out of action until November ― Guardiola
Author: 0 Aguero could be out of action until November ― Guardiola

Yet the Premier League giants are thought to be struggling to meet the Italian's £70million asking price. A few weeks ago there seemed a possibility City could have had Lionel Messi in their ranks. Maybe if we get injuries he can play there. "From that point, to be honest, I was absolutely convinced to come". " Liverpool is going to have a great player and boy, Diogo was really happy here, but it's normal that players like to face new challenges".

Sport EPL: Havertz tells Lampard his best position
Author: 0 EPL: Havertz tells Lampard his best position

With striker Timo Werner and winger Hakim Ziyech also joining the club in the close season, Havertz is expected to slot in at the No 10 position behind the striker. "When you have an academy that runs like Chelsea's and they develop players like Mason, Tammy, Fikayo [Tomori] from the age of eight or nine, they have a real feeling for the club".