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Sportivo Spain beats Italy 3-0 to close in on World Cup spot
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The New York City striker returned to appear with Spain after replacing Isco Alarcon in the final minutes of the match against Italy . Clearly, like always, it will be a battle between Spanish attack and Italian defence. A 10-minute cameo role in a World Cup qualifier against Liechtenstein past year and two friendly appearances are his only appearances for Spain's first team but his rampant start to the season make him a likely starter on his home turf.

Sportivo Belgium book spot at 2018 World Cup
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If the draw with Belgium at the exit of 1: 1 and two peace outcomes with Bosnia at home and on the road, this is good performance, then the division of points on Thursday with Estonia 0-0 is a failure. The Dutch travel to Belarus and then host Sweden in October, with the latter clash likely to be crucial in the teams' bid to secure a place in Russian Federation next year.

Sportivo Alabama passes first test in win over FSU
Author: 0 Alabama passes first test in win over FSU

The top-ranked Crimson Tide defeated No. 3 Florida State 24-7 to kick off the 2017 season. Sophomore quarterback Jalen Hurts had spurts of brilliance Saturday night including a handsome 53-yard touchdown pass to Calvin Ridley . Florida State might have been excellent defensively, but the reigning SEC Offensive Player of the Year has to do better than that. In the short history of the College Football Playoff, none of the teams to make the sport's final four have opened the season with a ...

Sportivo Manchester United Players Were Already Aware Of Last Summer Signing
Author: 0 Manchester United Players Were Already Aware Of Last Summer Signing

The Belgium global has made an immediate impact at Old Trafford following his £90m move from Everton in July, scoring three goals in the Red Devils' first three Premier League games. "He is one of those players, with his history of football and winning trophies everywhere, scoring lots of goals and being the biggest star in Sweden's history - he is a legend of the game".

Sportivo Thomas Lemar rejected Arsenal move
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Arsenal were also in talks with Monaco throughout the summer, making a £92 million bid for Lemar on Thursday, and will also be in the race next year. This isn't the first time Arsenal had a bad window though. Less than a week after saying "the Ox" was the future of the club, he was off to Liverpool .

Sportivo Lions Shutout Akron In Season Opener
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Saquon Barkley , at 230 pounds, certainly hasn't lost a step. Expectations are high in Happy Valley, entering head coach James Franklin's fourth season, thanks in part to the quarterback-running back duo of McSorley and Barkley both among the early favorites to hoist the Heisman Trophy .

Sportivo US Open: Diego Schwartzman enjoys his stature after upset of Marin Cilic
Author: 0 US Open: Diego Schwartzman enjoys his stature after upset of Marin Cilic

Showing his famed batting qualities, he lost the first set to the Croat 6-4, before turning the match round, taking the next two sets 7-5, before completing the win by taking the fourth set 6-4. The 25-year-old was born in the Buenos Aires, and in an interview earlier this year, revealed that while he didn't attend a Hebrew school in the Argentine capital, he does observe Jewish holidays and receives great support from the Jewish population in his hometown, "I am Jewish and in Argentina, we ...

Sportivo Wayne Rooney adamant England career is over - as a player
Author: 0 Wayne Rooney adamant England career is over - as a player

England's record goalscorer called time on his career with the national team in August after falling out of favour with Gareth Southgate due to a lack of playing time at Manchester United. Rooney added: "I'd love to go into management". And Rooney believes that, unlike the Golden Generation of which he was a part, if the current crop of players are given time they could end England's 50-year wait for glory.

Sportivo Perez delighted with Depor return
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Have you read Trendiee Today? That form earned him a move to Arsenal for a hefty transfer fee, but he struggled to make the grade in London with Alexis Sanchez moving into a more central striking role and Olivier Giroud the preferred backup.

Sportivo Nadal Through To Round Of 16
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Nadal saw 13 break points go begging before finally breaking Mayer after almost two hours. That being said, Nadal to win in straight sets is paying well enough. I served well during the whole match. Philip Kohlschreiber secured a 7-5 6-2 6-2 victory over John Millman and awaits the victor of the third round encounter between Roger Federer and Feliciano Lopez, who meet in the night session on the Arthur Ashe Stadium.

Sportivo Week 1 Missouri Tigers preview: Missouri State Bears
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The previous passing touchdown record was five, shared by Daniel, Maty Mauk and Lock. The Tigers had over 500 yards by the break, and Missouri State had 380. The Tigers wound up settling for Tucker McCann's 35-yard field goal. "I didn't do a very good job week one", Odom said. The next game could be the most pivotal of Mizzou's season, a division showdown with SC, which edged North Carolina State 35-28 on Saturday.

Sportivo Rafal Majka eases to win on stage 14 of Vuelta a Espana
Author: 0 Rafal Majka eases to win on stage 14 of Vuelta a Espana

Four-time Tour de France victor Froome needed help from two Sky teammates to limit the time lost after he tumbled to the asphalt twice on the stage's descent to the finish line. Wilco Kelderman moved into third place overall at 2:17 behind Froome. "I'm not happy because I win, I'm happy for my teammates because today we did a very good job and the team all the time trusted me".

Sportivo Joe Biagini's gem goes for naught — Blue Jays Takeaways
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In addition, the manager John Gibbons was absent Saturday due to personal reasons. Schoop struck out looking with Jones on deck, on a pitch he thought was inside (it wasn't), so Jones was already primed as he fouled off a first-pitch fastball from Biagini.

Sportivo I did not undergo medical at Chelsea - Ross Barkley
Author: 0 I did not undergo medical at Chelsea - Ross Barkley

Ross Barkley has turned down a move to Premier League champions Chelsea in order to stay at Everton , according to the club's majority shareholder. The England worldwide was believed to have blocked a potential transfer to the champions halfway through his medical examination on Deadline Day.

Sportivo Andreas Pereira signs new Manchester United deal after joining Valencia on loan
Author: 0 Andreas Pereira signs new Manchester United deal after joining Valencia on loan

The Brazilian played in United's pre-season matches against LA Galaxy, Real Salt Lake, Real Madrid, Barcelona, Valerenga and Sampdoria but was not included in any of their Premier League squads in August. Pereira's departure leaves United with a 24-man squad of fit senior players. Pereiera has made only five Premier League appearances for United since making his debut during the 2014/15 season.

Sportivo Temple sees wheels fall off at Notre Dame in Geoff Collins' debut
Author: 0 Temple sees wheels fall off at Notre Dame in Geoff Collins' debut

Here are my first few thoughts on today's win brought to you from the Irish Express Chicago to South Bend bus that was my chariot for today's game. Junior quarterback Branden Wimbush showed no opening game jitters in his first start for the Irish running for 61 yards and a score and passing for 133 yards and two more touchdowns.

Sportivo BYU vs. LSU at the Superdome
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Yet the way the Tigers' defense smothered BYU from start to finish - the Cougars finished with 97 yards (including minus 5 yards rushing) on 38 plays - there wasn't a great need for Canada to go deep into his playbook. Guice 7-yard run on second play of drive, then a 4-yard run and 9-yard unsportsmanlike conduct penalty on Handsome Tanielu moves the ball to the BYU 11.

Sportivo Fromm lifts No. 15 Georgia over Appalachian State
Author: 0 Fromm lifts No. 15 Georgia over Appalachian State

The Fighting Irish beat Temple 49-16 Saturday. Fromm's entrance sparked some life into a stagnant offensive start for Georgia , which went two-and-out on its first two possessions. True freshman Jake Fromm walked onto the field for his first regular season game and promptly led his team down the field for the game's first touchdown.

Sportivo Ireland player ratings from a frustrating draw with Georgia
Author: 0 Ireland player ratings from a frustrating draw with Georgia

Ireland headed for home knowing Tuesday's clash with Serbia at the Aviva Stadium has assumed even greater proportions as a result of their result in Tbilisi, and that there is still a long way to go in the group in which they sit second, behind their next opponents.

Sportivo SC outlasts NC State in season opener
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Samuel ran back the opening kickoff for a 97-yard touchdown, then proceeded to put in several highlight-reel catches. Ryan Finley threw for a career-best 415 yards and Jaylen Samuels equaled a school-record with 15 catches, but it wasn't enough for the Wolfpack to offset its multiple self-inflicted mistakes.

Sportivo Dell Championship: Rory McIlroy misses cut as Jon Rahm leads in Boston
Author: 0 Dell Championship: Rory McIlroy misses cut as Jon Rahm leads in Boston

With 16 holes to go, and his confidence high, Johnson appeared poised to at least hold on to prime position for a championship charge these next two days. When Rahm left the U.S. Open in 2016, he was No. 551 in the OWGR. Johnson overturned a five-shot deficit in the final round before beating Open champion Jordan Spieth in a play-off in the Northern Trust Open on Sunday, the first of four FedEx Cup play-off events.

Sportivo Colts remove Andrew Luck from PUP list
Author: 0 Colts remove Andrew Luck from PUP list

There's no guarantee that Colts fans will see Luck in action any time soon, but it also gives the team greater flexibility-should Luck be able to return before Week 6. Projected starting safety Clayton Geathers will open the season on PUP, as expected, and three players, including linebacker Edwin Jackson, went on injured reserve.

Sportivo Oklahoma National Guard sending more support to Texas
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Cloud and head for Texas. The Wolf administration says they will integrate with the thousands of National Guard members and first responders already assisting efforts in the wake of Harvey. "This is what we train for; this is why America has a National Guard". The 176th Wing deployed 14 pararescuemen and combat rescue officers from the 212th Rescue Squadron, who have teamed up with PJs from the California Air National Guard's 129th Rescue Wing, to respond to mission taskings in Vidor, ...

Sportivo USC's Jake Olson, blind since age 12, snaps for successful PAT
Author: 0 USC's Jake Olson, blind since age 12, snaps for successful PAT

USC went on to win the game, 49-31, with Olson's extra point being the exclamation mark on the victory. Western Michigan gave No. 4 USC all they could handle, keeping pace with the Trojans going into the fourth quarter. USC and Western Michigan were tied 14-14 at halftime. Western Michigan held leads of 14-7 in the second quarter and 21-14 in the third, the latter secured on Wassink's 27-yard touchdown reception via a double-pass from fullback Keishawn Watson .

Sportivo Zambia overcome double blow to beat Algeria
Author: 0 Zambia overcome double blow to beat Algeria

In the 56th minute, Sakala received his marching orders after a risky foul on an Algerian player and left the hosts with 10 men. It is their first victory in the qualifying series and takes them up to second place in Group B with four points, five behind leaders the Super Eagles of Nigeria.