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Jim Mora on Josh Rosen: It's OK to have opinions

Jim Mora on Josh Rosen: It's OK to have opinions

We're not just trying to keep them eligible; we're trying to graduate them. Jim Mora isn't protecting quarterback Josh Rosen from the fallout of his controversial comments. It would be a lot of changes if they upped the SAT requirements. "We take great players that are great students and great kids, but I don't want to diminish how hard these young people work".


Paris Considers Video Games to be Included in 2024 Olympics

Paris Considers Video Games to be Included in 2024 Olympics

The only two cities vying to host the 2024 Olympic games were Paris and Los Angeles, and when LA agreed to take the 2028 games, 2024 went to Paris by default. "We will spend some time after Lima (the International Olympic Committee meeting in September) to engage with new people and stakeholders". Now, let's not get ahead of ourselves, though.



Real Madrid give an update on rumoured Gareth Bale transfer

Mourinho had his eye on Gareth Bale , but admitted his pursuit had fizzled out after the conclusion of the Super Cup saying; "For me game over, clearly". Casemiro scored midway through the first half from what seemed like an offside, but either way, Madrid were in a deserved lead. "I think now everybody knows he is going to stay", Mourinho said.


Premier League 2017: Best Liverpool FC bars in New York City

Premier League 2017: Best Liverpool FC bars in New York City

The former scored seven penalties last season. Pre-season it may have been, but the way they dismantled Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena could be a sign of things to come in Europe. Gerrard called time on his illustrious career in November of past year, before starting his new role at Liverpool's academy in July. Liverpool's Sporting Director Michael Edwards needs to take a large slice of the blame for the shambolic attempts to sign Van Dijk, with the novice appointed to the role last ...


Arsene Wenger confirms Alexis Sanchez will miss Leicester City game

Arsene Wenger confirms Alexis Sanchez will miss Leicester City game

He did, however, provide another update: that Sanchez had suffered an abdominal strain which would see him miss their Premier League opener at home to Leicester on Friday evening. When asked if the club had had any others for the Chilean Wenger replied "I can not tell you that". "But we have all the other players prepared in pre-season and they are all ready".


Isaac Makwala qualifies for 200m semi-finals in World Championship time-trial

Isaac Makwala qualifies for 200m semi-finals in World Championship time-trial

The Botswana athlete ran a solo time trial, easily beating the 20.53 seconds target needed to progress to the 200m semi-final. Among those said to be affected is Isaac Makwala of Botswana, a medal prospect in the 400m, who was given medical dispensation to miss his heat in the 200m after falling ill.