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Aqib Talib ‘devastated’ as brother surrenders over youth football killing | NFL

The brother of retired NFL cornerback Aqib Talib has turned himself in after being identified by police as a suspect in the shooting death of a coach at a youth football game in Texas. Yaqub Talib is suspected in the Saturday night shooting that killed a man, police in the Dallas-area city of Lancaster said. …

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Mexico’s women’s national team manager Monica Vergara

Mexico women’s manager Monica Vergara was fired by the country’s federation on Monday. Alfredo Lopez/Jam Media Mexico women’s team manager Monica Vergara has been fired, the Mexican Football Federation (FMF) announced on Monday, adding that U15 women’s coach Karla Maya had also been relieved of her duties. “As part of the restructuring that the FMF …

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FIFA Suspends All India Football Federation Due To “Undue Influence From Third Parties”

FIFA, the apex football body on Tuesday announced that it has decided to suspend the All India Football Federation (AIFF) with immediate effect and the decision was taken unanimously by the Bureau of the FIFA Council. The decision has been taken due to undue influence from third parties, which constitutes a serious violation of the …

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Tuchel, Conte shouldn’t get Premier League bans for feud after Chelsea, Spurs draw Sunday

Watching Antonio Conte and Thomas Tuchel square off at the final whistle following Chelsea’s 2-2 draw with Spurs on Sunday, the mind went back to another handshake gone bad involving Conte at Stamford Bridge. It was October 2016 and Conte was in charge of Chelsea, who had just thrashed Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United 4-0. Like …

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Romano: Spurs and Napoli reach agreement on Tanguy Ndombele

It appears Tottenham Hotspur have found a club willing to take on Tanguy Ndombele. The French midfielder hasn’t been a thought in Antonio Conte’s mind since before last January, and after spending the second half of last season on loan at Lyon to very mixed results, it was beginning to look like nobody really wanted …

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USMNT’s 2022 World Cup jerseys leaked on Twitter and fans hated them

When the US men’s national team missed out on the World Cup in 2018, the shocking failure basically had Nike abandoning its World Cup marketing campaign in the US that year. The absence of a highly produced kickoff ad — like in 2010 and 2014 — was obvious and not a coincidence. It was supposed …

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The Hoddle of Coffee: Tottenham news and links for Monday, August 15

good morning everyone. Will we ever have a Mingus Monday again? Of course we’re having an Antonio Conte hoddle today! Why wouldn’t we? Did you watch yesterday’s match? Your hoddler-in-chief lost his voice from shouting after that second Spurs goal. I used to hate Antonio Conte. And why wouldn’t you? He managed Chelsea, after all. …

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Romero’s hair pull on Cucurella sees Dutchman’s bizarre rant go viral

Louis van Gaal’s two years as Manchester United manager involved some wild press conferences. One of which in 2016 involved him going on a seriously strange rant about hair pulling, following an incident on Marouane Fellaini against Leicester. And in the fiery 2-2 stalemate between Chelsea and Tottenham on Sunday, Spurs’ Cristian Romero resorted to …

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Bayern Munich’s training tactics revealed, Julian Nagelsmann might be a genius

The players at Bayern Munich aren’t sweating just because of the temperatures, the training sessions at Säbener Straße have also been hard under coach Julian Nagelsmann. A recent report by Tz breaks down the events of these sessions. Before the ball is used in training, players form circles. They undergo various sprint sessions with elastic …

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