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Arsenal beat Qarabag, stay undefeated in Europa

Alexandre Lacazette's first-half goal gave Arsenal a 1-0 win over FK Qarabag in Europa League Group E action on Thursday.

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English Premier League

United trail Liverpool in more than the table

Man United trail Sunday's opponents Liverpool by 16 points in the table. From attack to defence, to the managers, it is easy to see why.

Premier League should fear 'Sarri-ball'

Chelsea used Man City's aggression against them last weekend and in doing so showed why they are not far off being a potentially dominant team.

Mourinho: Two players would make Man United team after Valencia loss

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho cited the injuries to first-team players while defending his team selection in the loss to Valencia.


Does Pogba really make Man United worse?

Craig Burley explains how Paul Pogba's current mindset and relationship with Jose Mourinho is negatively impacting Man United's team dynamic.


Loftus-Cheek: Sterling right to speak out at racism

Chelsea's Ruben Loftus-Cheek spoke out on the alleged racism his England team mate Raheem Sterling received by some 'Blues' fans in Man City's 2-0 defeat at Stamford Bridge.


Extra Time: Kante's positioning; Ozil's future at Arsenal

The FC crew answer your tweets on N'Golo Kante's positioning under Maurizio Sarri, what Unai Emery will do with Mesut Ozil and much more.


Walton: Referees the front line against fan racism

Peter Walton calls on his experience to describe how referees can combat racial abuse from fans after an incident involving Raheem Sterling.


Is Lukaku too ripped for the Premier League?

ESPN FC's Craig Burley dismisses Romelu Lukaku's latest excuse that he needed to shed muscle to be successful after the World Cup.



Ten big NBA trades we'd like to see

What deals do our experts think should happen before the deadline?

Three-point revolution? LeBron's noticed

LeBron James, deep 3-point sniper? It's not the first image that comes to mind when thinking about The King.

Durant says Raptors are not up-and-coming, 'they're here'

Kevin Durant praises the Raptors for having a great mix of veteran, championship-like players to go along with the younger guys on the team.


Kyrie's 38 power Celtics to OT win

Kyrie Irving hits some big shots down the stretch en route to a 38-point night as the Celtics edge the Wizards in overtime.


Is Doncic the next Harden?

Check out a breakdown of highlights showcasing the signature moves of Luka Doncic and James Harden.


Lowry says Raptors stepped up in Kawhi's absence

Kyle Lowry expresses his thoughts on the Raptors huge win over the Warriors without Kawhi Leonard and how well he played tonight.


Valanciunas screams in pain after contact from Draymond

Draymond Green gets a part of Jonas Valanciunas' hand as he goes for the steal and Valanciunas seems to jam his fingers and screams in pain.


Siakam drives baseline for circus shot

Kyle Lowry bounces a pass to Pascal Siakam, who goes baseline for an acrobatic reverse layup.


Malone calls Jokic a 'Hall of Fame player'

Nuggets' head coach Michael Malone has high praise for 4th-year player Nikola Jokic, saying that his ceiling is nothing short of greatness.



The evolution that brought Canelo to Madison Square Garden

Canelo Alvarez will fight on the East Coast for the first time in 10 years. He will be at Madison Square Garden -- "The World's Most Famous Arena" -- on Saturday to take another step toward the apex of Mexican boxing.

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Predictions for Fielding-Canelo: Who will win?

Canelo Alvarez goes up in weight to face super middleweight titlist Rocky Fielding on Saturday night in New York. Who will win? Our experts make their picks.


UEFA Champions League

Real 'must accept fans' whistles for loss'

"It is normal for the fans to express themselves, if they do not like the result, what they saw. But we did not like it either," Real Madrid coach Santiago Solari says.

Fred, Phil Jones fall flat

Man United's woes continued at Valencia, as a catastrophic error for an own goal by Phil Jones summed up the latest frustrating night for United.

Are Man City Champions League favourites?

The FC panel assess if Manchester City deserve to be ahead of Barcelona and Juventus as the oddsmakers' favourite to win the Champions League.


How much credit do Man United deserve for UCL qualification?

Despite qualifying for the UCL round of 16, the FC crew focus in on Man United's 'deep-rooted' issues that resurfaced in their defeat at Valencia.


Macca: Real Madrid fringe players not good enough

Steve McManaman says that Real Madrid topping their Champions League group has been marred by their two losses to CSKA Moscow.


Extra Time: Sacking Jose Mourinho, Liveprool injury woes

The FC guys answer your tweets on what it will take for Man United to sack Jose Mourinho, how Liverpool will make do with their injuries and more.


Outside The Lines

What’s lurking in your stadium food? Slime, roaches and mice

ESPN's Outside the Lines reviewed food-safety inspection reports for all 111 North American pro sports venues. Find your stadium and see how it fared.

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Concessions at stadiums can carry many risks



Mayweather wants the bout in Russia, claims Khabib's father


Rankings: Holloway can't rise past Cormier, Khabib

UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway put on an uplifting performance, but he could not move up in ESPN's pound-for-pound men's MMA rankings. New flyweight champ Valentina Shevchenko did get a boost.

USADA: 'Glitch' explains inaccurate Lesnar data

USADA says a "technical glitch" is behind a disappearing Brock Lesnar drug test on the organization's Athlete Test History database.

Barnwell: Mahomes has mastered the NFL's most exciting moment

In his first year as a starter, the Chiefs quarterback is already the king of the best moment in football -- those magical seconds between a deep ball being thrown and the camera panning to its target.

How the West will be won: AFC's game of the year is Thursday night

Move over, Patriots-Steelers. This season's marquee matchup goes through Kansas City in a game that could determine more than just the conference's No. 1 seed.

Reid speaks highly of Chiefs after win over Ravens

Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid speaks to the media after his team defeats the Ravens in overtime 27-24.


Chargers don't rule out Gordon vs. Chiefs

Dan Graziano reports that Melvin Gordon is hopeful he'll play Thursday vs. the Chiefs but says Gordon won't have a full workload if he does.


Reid has a lasting impact on his former assistants

Andy Reid sits down with former assistants who are now head coaches to discuss lessons in life and football that they learned from him.


Williams a good strategy pickup

Field Yates, Matthew Berry and Mike Clay explain why Damien Williams is on the waiver wire for backup purposes.


Chargers looking to be full strength vs. the Chiefs

Eric Williams reacts to the Chargers' win on Sunday, their upcoming game against the Chiefs and the injury status of Melvin Gordon and Austin Ekeler.


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