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Adrian's first two weeks at Anfield: the Super Cup win, highs and lows of the Reds' newest cult hero

Most "back-up" goalkeepers get time to settle at a new club but not Adrian. Since joining Liverpool on Aug. 5, he's had a wild, wild ride.

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Premier League knee-jerk reactions: Arsenal will surpass Spurs, only VAR can stop City

The 2019-20 Premier League season has had two games to show us what we can expect, so we have some wild predictions based on what we have learned.

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LIVE Transfer Talk: PSG to spend Neymar cash on Donnarumma?

PSG have money to spend, with or without Neymar, and Milan goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma is on their list. Transfer Talk is LIVE with the latest.

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Rumour Rater: Llorente to replace Sanchez at Man United?

Alexis Sanchez looks set to leave Man United, but will they sign a free agent replacement? Rumour Rater has the latest.

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PSG's annual crisis coming now and not next spring leaves Ligue 1 title race wide open

Typically, PSG implode after an unceremonious Champions League exit; the club being in crisis by August suggests Ligue 1 is there for the taking.

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Laurens: Neymar staying at PSG 'most likely outcome'

Julien Laurens thinks Neymar's options have become increasingly minimal and he'll most likely now remain in Paris.


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Marcotti: Man City were unlucky but don't blame VAR

New laws are the reason why Man City did not beat Spurs, not video review. Plus: Breaking down Coutinho's Munich move, Zidane trusts Bale, Ceballos stands out and "SuperMario" goes home.

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Ogden: Eriksen wants to leave Spurs but is he better off staying put?

Christian Eriksen wants a big move to Real Madrid, Barcelona or Juve. Problem is, they don't want him.


Graziano: Advice for rookie NFL head coaches, and what all six have to prove

Here's what the new coaches of the Packers, Bengals, Browns, Broncos, Dolphins and Cardinals have to do to make successful transitions.

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NFL Preseason Power Rankings: Who's on the hot seat entering 2019?

Whose job is on the line this season? Here's how we project the NFL's best and worst teams, from 1-32.

FIBA World Cup

Popovich adds new chapter to coaching legacy

Andrew Gaze says Gregg Popovich's influence on international basketball -- as well as the NBA -- will be one of his lasting legacies as 'Pop' prepares Team USA for its series against the Boomers ahead of the FIBA World Cup.

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Gaze: Popovich earned right to do it his way

Australian basketball great and former San Antonio Spur Andrew Gaze reflects on Gregg Popovich's legacy and unique standing in the game.


'It's like they picked us up off the street': Team USA has a chip on its shoulder

With the least star-studded squad in years, USA Basketball is extra-motivated.


'You're the guy with the ball to the crotch': The inside story behind the funniest baseball card ever made

Thirty years ago, Keith Comstock turned a routine minor league baseball card shoot into an unforgettable baseball-to-the-groin image. This is how the legendary card came to be, in the former pitcher's own words.


His bat handle says what?! 10 of the most hilarious and unforgettable baseball cards

The infamous Billy Ripken error. A very serious cellphone call. A giant sombrero ... and more.

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