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Conte warns troubled Chelsea not to look for excuses

Hazard, who had ankle surgery earlier this summer, is not yet being considered for a first-team return. Gary Cahill and Cesc Fabregas are the latest Chelsea players to be handed suspensions following their red cards last weekend. " At this moment some players don't have 100 per cent ". Pedro Rodriguez is also an injury doubt for Chelsea after missing the Burnley game with an ankle knock, but despite sitting out training earlier this week hopes are high that the Spain global will be ...


Real Madrid lose appeal against Ronaldo ban

Real Madrid lose appeal against Ronaldo ban

Real Madrid will appeal the five match ban handed to Cristiano Ronaldo for his actions in the first leg of the Spanish Super Cup ( which Real Madrid won 3-1 ). Ronaldo and Rodriguez spent some lovely time together in the special box, where they were also accompanied by his friends, mother, and his son, Cristianho Jr.


Memorials grow along site of deadly attack in Barcelona

Memorials grow along site of deadly attack in Barcelona

Of the 12 people police suspect of involvement in the attacks, five were shot dead by security forces in Cambrils and another four have been arrested, said Josep Lluis Trapero of Catalonia's police during a television interview late Friday .


Nothing has changed over Coutinho - Klopp

Nothing has changed over Coutinho - Klopp

Barcelona have been chasing the duo ever since Neymar left the club in a record 222-million-euro move to Paris Saint-Germain. "We are close to Coutinho and Dembele", he said on Catalan television station TV3. No news. Nobody has told me any different". Reports in the Spanish press have suggested Coutinho would be willing to go on strike in order to push through a move to the Nou Camp.


Celtics to retire Pierce's No. 34 this season

Celtics to retire Pierce's No. 34 this season

Pierce's 34 will be the 22nd number to hang in the rafters at TD Garden. The Clippers were one of three teams Pierce played for after his Celtics days were over, along with the Brooklyn Nets (retiring his jersey in front of the team that mortgaged their future for Pierce and Kevin Garnett would be too cruel) and the Washington Wizards .


Luis Suarez: Coutinho signing won't rescue Barcelona

Luis Suarez: Coutinho signing won't rescue Barcelona

The 20-year-old French forward has been indefinitely excluded from selection contention after missing a training session without permission. After the £200m sale of Neymar , Barcelona are looking to replace the Brazil worldwide and Dembele has been lined up as a potential alternative after impressing in his first season for Borussia Dortmund .