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Sports Buffon, Messi and Ronaldo on Player of the Year shortlist
Author: 0 Buffon, Messi and Ronaldo on Player of the Year shortlist

UEFA explained the selection process as follows: "The shortlist of three players was selected by a jury comprising the 80 coaches of the clubs which participated in the group stage of the 2016/17 UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League, along with 55 journalists selected by the European Sports Media (ESM) group, representing each of UEFA's member associations".

Sports Two red cards condemn Chelsea to 2-3 loss to Burnley
Author: 0 Two red cards condemn Chelsea to 2-3 loss to Burnley

The Blues began the defence of their Premier League crown with a chastening 3-2 defeat at Stamford Bridge that was sparked by the 14th-minute dismissal of captain Gary Cahill for a studs-up tackle, while Cesc Fabregas was sent off later for a second bookable offence.

Sports Officers Hurt When Ex-NFL Player Tries to Flee Court: Cops
Author: 0 Officers Hurt When Ex-NFL Player Tries to Flee Court: Cops

Patterson spent nine years as a cornerback with six National Football League teams, including the New York Jets , Washington Redskins, Kansas City Chiefs, Philadelphia Eagles , Cleveland Browns and Dolphins. Patterson injured two cops in the process and now finds himself detained on possible charges of battery on a law enforcement officer. Patterson was charged with felony child abuse in 2015 after an altercation with his former girlfriend in Aventura ended with his 1-year-old son being ...

Sports Spurs Rumors: San Antonio Emerging As Legit Candidate For Kyrie Irving Trade
Author: 0 Spurs Rumors: San Antonio Emerging As Legit Candidate For Kyrie Irving Trade

So it comes as no surprise that his uncertain future is impacting how the team is proceeding in trade talks surrounding superstar point guard Kyrie Irving . If Cleveland felt more confident in its ability to re-sign James, it would theoretically open it up to the idea of trading Irving for a more veteran-centered package in hopes of maximizing its championship window.

Sports FSU's Francois Named to Manning Award Watch List
Author: 0 FSU's Francois Named to Manning Award Watch List

Penn State junior quarterback Trace McSorley claimed a spot on the Manning Award watch list. He is also listed on the Maxwell Award, Wuerffel Trophy and Walter Camp Player of the Year Watch Lists. Nine different Nittany Lions have been named to preseason watch lists . Troy set single-season records last season for both overall attendance and per-game attendance.

Sports Usain Bolt set for Manchester United debut against Barcelona
Author: 0 Usain Bolt set for Manchester United debut against Barcelona

He's desperate to do it as long as he can get over the injury", a source told The Sun . "Puma boss decided that he could get me just some training time with Borussia Dortmund at the end of next season", Bolt said at a press conference previous year as reported by NBC Sports .

Sports Burton chairman's Bolt from the blue is news to Nigel
Author: 0 Burton chairman's Bolt from the blue is news to Nigel

He's desperate to do it as long as he can get over the injury", A source said. Bolt's glittering career sign-off came to a crashing end when he pulled up injured on the anchor leg of the World Championship 4x100m relay on Saturday. As a matter of fact, Bolt made headlines last year after ESPN reported that Bundesliga giant, Borussia Dortmund, has offered the 31-year-old the opportunity to train with them.

Sports It's make or break for Celtic's season already, says Griffiths
Author: 0 It's make or break for Celtic's season already, says Griffiths

Brendan Rodgers' side have already seen off Linfield and Rosenborg to get to this point and are favourites to see off their Kazakh opponents over two legs. The former Manchester City man then bagged himself a brace in controversial circumstances in the 60th minute after slotting through the legs of Mokin after Griffiths played him through.

Sports Blake Bortles on arm: 'It feels good, I'll be all right'
Author: 0 Blake Bortles on arm: 'It feels good, I'll be all right'

At a recent joint practice with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, cameras picked up Allen Robinson muttering some frustration about one of Bortles' throws. The 2017 National Football League training camp has not been friendly to Blake Bortles .

Sports Chick-fil-A in new Falcons stadium will still be closed Sundays
Author: 0 Chick-fil-A in new Falcons stadium will still be closed Sundays

Chick-fil-A had a kiosk in the Falcon's old stadium, the Georgia Dome. It's founder Truett Cathy says "his employees could set aside one day to rest and worship if they choose". at least until you're craving a chicken biscuit on Sunday morning. But looking at the stadium's concessions map , the National Football League and Chick-fil-A aren't a natural mix.

Sports How to make a pinhole projector to view the solar eclipse
Author: 0 How to make a pinhole projector to view the solar eclipse

The temperature difference will change about the same amount it changes from daytime to nighttime during the total solar eclipse . While a narrow band across the USA from OR to SC will experience a total eclipse - in which the moon completely obscures the sun except for its brilliant corona - Fresno will experience only a dimming of the sky, with the moon blocking about 72 percent of the sun.

Author: 0 No further Barcelona offer for Borussia Dortmund's Ousmane Dembele

Ever since the departure of Neymar to PSG, Barcelona have been desperate to sign two or three quality players to make up for the Brazilian superstar. Dembele joined Dortmund for just £13m little over a year ago but will become the second most expensive footballer of all time if he moves for his current reported fee.

Sports Surprising things more important to Yarra City Council than Australia Day
Author: 0 Surprising things more important to Yarra City Council than Australia Day

The federal government has now stripped Yarra City Council of its power to hold citizenship ceremonies. Australians have celebrated it as an official national day since 1994. Opposition leader Bill Shorten was also against the move, saying that reconciliation was "more about changing hearts and minds" than moving a public holiday.

Sports Paul Pogba: 'Last season it was all about the price tag
Author: 0 Paul Pogba: 'Last season it was all about the price tag

Lingard made 25 Premier League appearances for United last season and admits he will face added competition in the new campaign following the arrival of Nemanja Matic, but Lingard will not hide in his more physical team-mates' shadows. United manager Jose Mourinho wants to add another winger to his squad before August 31. He said: "In that game, Matic was behind and I could worry more about attacking.

Sports Kevin-Prince Boateng is leaving Las Palmas
Author: 0 Kevin-Prince Boateng is leaving Las Palmas

The 30-year-old said his farewells at a press conference in their Gran Canaria Stadium alongside club president Miguel Angel Ramirez. Boateng had only renewed his contract with Las Palmas in May, signing a deal which would have kept him at the club until 2020 but he is now leaving for "personal issues".

Sports Dana White Confirms Tony Ferguson vs. Kevin Lee For Interim Lightweight Title
Author: 0 Dana White Confirms Tony Ferguson vs. Kevin Lee For Interim Lightweight Title

UFC President Dana White is unsure if a fight between Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee will headline the October 7, UFC 216 pay-per-view in Las Vegas, but he has assured the fight has been booked. "He had surgery and he's just not ready ". The lightweight division has been in limbo for almost a year ever since McGregor won the lightweight title back at UFC 205 in November.

Sports Olivier Giroud confirms Arsenal stay
Author: 0 Olivier Giroud confirms Arsenal stay

If he has time on the ball he does not need to play through the middle sometimes. With the likes of Coquelin, Xhaka, Elneny and hopefully Cazorla competing for those midfield spots you could say that the always attack minded Welshman is a bit of a luxury player whose impact off the bench could be more than from the start, don't you think? But based on how they played, I saw that too often past year.

Sports Manchester City have £18m Jonny Evans bid knocked back
Author: 0 Manchester City have £18m Jonny Evans bid knocked back

Evans came through the ranks at Manchester United , but left for West Brom two years ago. Evans is, of course, a former Manchester United player - making his debut for the Reds in 2007 before going on to make 131 appearances for the club.

Sports Ex-Liverpool boss Evans warns Klopp against Van Dijk deal
Author: 0 Ex-Liverpool boss Evans warns Klopp against Van Dijk deal

The Saints' next match sees them hosting West Ham United at St Mary's on Saturday afternoon, with the hosts looking to build on that draw with Swansea - but whether they will be able to complete a deal for the Dutchman in time for that fixture remains to be seen.

Sports Saints reportedly fire doctors after Delvin Breaux injury misdiagnosed
Author: 0 Saints reportedly fire doctors after Delvin Breaux injury misdiagnosed

Teams can not trade injured players, as any transaction is contingent on a player passing a physical with his new team. Breaux initially was diagnosed with a contusion, which has kept him sidelined for most of training camp and has led to the team's growing frustration at the length of his absence.