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Author: 0 Portugal, France qualify for World Cup

Portugal have defeated Group B rivals Switzerland 2-0 at the Estadio da Luz in Lisbon to earn automatic qualification for the 2018 World Cup . It will face Sweden , who, despite his defeat against the netherlands (2-0), has kept its place as the dauphin of France in pool A.

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Author: 0 Hue Jackson will "watch the tape" before naming QB for next week

The Browns are 0-5 and going nowhere. The Giants were Super Bowl contenders. We can not overlook that and place the entire blame on you. "So obviously I was watching last night and I was very, very scared". "I'll make a decision I think is best for our football team". The Browns are heavily invested in Kizer as their quarterback of the future, but Hogan was clearly more decisive against the Jets .

Sport La Liga XI make Ballon d'Or shortlist
Author: 0 La Liga XI make Ballon d'Or shortlist

With Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur all having players nominated for the prize, the Premier League has more clubs on the shortlist of 30 players than any fellow European competition. Despite the 30-man list, Ronaldo is nearly unbackable when it comes to the award with PaddyPower rating him at 1/33 - with his nearest rival seen as Messi, who is a massive 14/1.

Sport Dutch government to be formed with four-party coalition
Author: 0 Dutch government to be formed with four-party coalition

The VVD will join the liberal D66 party, as well as the CDA and the Christian Union in a fragile agreement after a vote which showed the Dutch population to be highly fractured. The four parties' negotiators attempted to hammer out an agreement that will offer something to all of their lawmakers. Pechtold said, "I am satisfied, it is a solid, balanced deal".

Author: 0 Trump Hosts the Pittsburgh Penguins Amid National Anthem Debate

He also rescinded a White House invitation to National Basketball Association star Stephen Curry after the two-time MVP expressed reservations about going. Trump applauded the "true champions and incredible patriots" during the event, saying the Penguins "embody the values of dedication, discipline and hard work" while also saluting their "incredible, loyal fans" as the "real MVPs".

Sport Hits finally catch up to Tom Brady, knocking him out of practice
Author: 0 Hits finally catch up to Tom Brady, knocking him out of practice

Brady discussed the importance of bracing himself for these big hits properly back on September 27, saying that he tries to land on his left shoulder more than his right. Brady has been hit 32 times, 16 of which were sacks, and it has led to concern about how well he could play through the rest of the season. "You do have to learn how to find the way down in a way that you'll be able to get up and try to play the next play, especially with your right shoulder", Brady said.

Sport U.S. vs. Trinidad & Tobago 2017
Author: 0 U.S. vs. Trinidad & Tobago 2017

A draw, and anything but the most unlikely scenario puts them through to the next round. A loss would make things a lot more complicated. The stress-relieving 4-0 victory against Panama in Orlando, Fla., last Friday put the US back in control of third-place in the Hex and shelved all the predictions of World Cup doom ...

Author: 0 WWE In Talks With Conor McGregor?

He watched these guys when he was younger. That's my opinion. But yeah, it will be an interesting one and it will be an exciting fight as well because Ferguson does come to fight and he's aggressive, he goes in, he looks to finish fights, so it will be exciting.

Sport Tennessee is making a change at quarterback for the SC game
Author: 0 Tennessee is making a change at quarterback for the SC game

Of course, this wouldn't be the first time a player has quit on Butch Jones and Tennessee midseason, as starting running back Jalen Hurd famously did the same thing last season following a tough 24-21 loss at SC. Dormady, meanwhile, has thrown for 925 yards, six touchdowns and six interceptions. Tennessee offensive coordinator Larry Scott recaps the Vols' bye-week priorities.

Sport NFL Commissioner sends letter to teams, wants players to stand during anthem
Author: 0 NFL Commissioner sends letter to teams, wants players to stand during anthem

Of those NFL employees, three players and one position coach said that owners, team management or members of the coaching staffs have instructed them not to kneel or have any demonstration during the national anthem. "Standing for Anthem wasn't something that I spoke to Colin about Saturday". Trump later tweeted support for Pence, saying he asked him to leave the stadium if players kneeled, "disrespecting our country".

Sport Spain beats Israel 1-0 in its last World Cup qualifier
Author: 0 Spain beats Israel 1-0 in its last World Cup qualifier

When he approached, the knife fell from his hands and he was arrested by the police before reaching the Isco , " says the Times of Israel . "One of the suspects tried to get near Isco ". Despite the pitch invasion, Spain will be the happier of the both side as they have already secured World cup qualification despite unrest in Catalan.

Sport Inaugural T20 Global League likely to be postponed
Author: 0 Inaugural T20 Global League likely to be postponed

The inaugural T20 Global League , the brainchild of Cricket South Africa (CSA), has been postponed to November 2018 instead of its original scheduled start of November 3 later this year. The CSA then released a statement to that effect but failed to give specifics as to why the league was being postponed as such. "This has a very significant impact on a large number of local and overseas players, all of whom have signed contracts to play in the league".

Sport Saints trade Adrian Peterson to Cardinals
Author: 0 Saints trade Adrian Peterson to Cardinals

ESPN is reporting that former Oklahoma Sooners running back Adrian Peterson has been traded to the Arizona Cardinals . Peterson has a two-year, $7 million contract the Cardinals will take on. The Cardinals are averaging just 2.6 yards a carry and have been desperate for help at running back since David Johnson got hurt. The Cardinals are averaging just 2.6 yards per carry with a group that consists of Chris Johnson , Kerwynn Williams and Andre Ellington.

Sport Josh Gordon says environment at Baylor 'enabled' his drug addiction
Author: 0 Josh Gordon says environment at Baylor 'enabled' his drug addiction

In it, Gordon says he's been enabled most of his life by anyone he interacted with and suggested he was given second chances just because of his ability. When asked if he failed because the coach forgot his detox, Gordon simply stated he failed the test "because he was getting high". Gordon then explained that he happened to be out of detox when he was faced with another drug test, but he refused to blame the coach for the failed test.

Sport Liverpool's Mane out for up to six weeks
Author: 0 Liverpool's Mane out for up to six weeks

Mane was substituted in the 89th minute of Senegal's win, and Liverpool have now confirmed the player's injury. Liverpool attacker Sadio Mane has been named on the shortlist for the Ballon D'Or 2017 award. The timing is also all wrong for the manager, with high-flying Manchester United visiting on Saturday morning and Klopp needing a positive result to kick-start Liverpool's season.

Sport Trump calls for tax law changes for National Football League over protests -Twitter post
Author: 0 Trump calls for tax law changes for National Football League over protests -Twitter post

President Trump early Tuesday said that tax laws should be altered, arguing the National Football League ( NFL ) receives "massive tax breaks" while its players disrespect the US flag and national anthem. Fifteen players from the 49ers were seen kneeling during the anthem, protesting for racial inequality. About an hour later, Trump tweeted that Pence was acting in response to his instructions.

Sport Iwobi Admits Losing Ozil And Alexis Would Be A 'Huge Setback'
Author: 0 Iwobi Admits Losing Ozil And Alexis Would Be A 'Huge Setback'

They are two top-class players with great experience having played at the top level", the former England youth worldwide stressed. Sanchez has scored 73 goals and made 39 assists in his 151 games for the Gunners , while Ozil has an equally impressive 32 goals and 54 assists in 166 matches.

Author: 0 Australia Open 'top of Serena's mind', says tournament boss

The two of them, along with the three-time Grand Slam victor Stan Wawrinka and 14th ranked Kei Nishikori , will return to action in Melbourne as tournament director Craig Tiley confirmed the news. Obviously, at training now, there is several months to go. The tournament's overall prize pool will increase be 55 million Australian dollars ($42.7 million), and the men's and women's singles champions will earn $A4 million (about $3.1 million depending on exchange rates), an increase of 20 ...

Sport Tottenham striker Harry Kane included on 2017 Ballon d'Or shortlist
Author: 0 Tottenham striker Harry Kane included on 2017 Ballon d'Or shortlist

Such is the attitude, and has been the consistency of the player, it is thought that Kane could easily become one of the world's top-earning sports stars, and the Sun claim he could even enter the same bracket as Tiger Woods, Cristiano Ronaldo , Michael Jordan, David Beckham and Roger Federer.

Sport Donald Trump Mocks Jemele Hill After Suspension from ESPN
Author: 0 Donald Trump Mocks Jemele Hill After Suspension from ESPN

Her comments came on the heels of Jerry Jones communicating a new policy in which players would not play if they disrespected the flag . "In fact, tanked so badly it is the talk of the industry!" Other Republicans have recently called for the National Football League to lose millions in tax incentives as a result of the protest.

Sport Tim Cahill double ends Syria's World Cup dream
Author: 0 Tim Cahill double ends Syria's World Cup dream

The Socceroos were the dominant force at ANZ Stadium but struggled to turn their possession into meaningful chances and were often thwarted by goalkeeper Ibrahim Alma. When is Australia v Syria? Mathew Leckie broke down the right and delivered a pinpoint cross that Cahill was never going to pass up, the 37-year-old forward heading the ball home in his 103rd global.

Author: 0 James McClean Ruins Wales And Keeps Irish World Cup Hopes Alive

It was the third time McClean has hit the victor in Ireland's qualifying campaign and he was delighted with their response to adversity. A win will secure a playoff spot for Wales and could earn them a spot in Russian Federation if results between Serbia and Georgia go their way.