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Bowles: Josh McCown will open camp as No. 1 - Josh McCown | NYJ

8 days ago   |   By Rotoworld

Jets coach Todd Bowles said Josh McCown will open camp as the No. 1 quarterback.
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Egypt vs. Uruguay: Pharaohs making up for lost time

8 days ago   |   By ESPN

With Mo Salah still recovering, Ed Dove discusses what fans can expect from Egypt at the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
it's one of the cruel 'injustices' of African football that Egypt's Golden Generation never made it to the World Cup, but now's the moment for this squad to make up for lost time.
The history of African football is littered with various 'injustices' and missed opportunities.
It's a bitter shame that the great Zaire side of the late 60s and early 70s were so eternally mischaracterised by their 'iconic' showing at the 1974 World Cup, and a bitter shame that Michael Essien's best...
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These photos show how the World Cup is being used to whitewash everything terrible about Russia

8 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

For Ramzan Kadyrov, head of the Chechen Republic in Russia, one solution is to pose for photos with Mohammed Salah, one of the best soccer players on the planet, who has come to Russia to compete in the 2018 World Cup. Kadyrov, widely described in Western media as a warlord, used to burnish his public image by posting photographs of himself cuddling cats, but he's since had his profiles taken down by Facebook and Instagram. The platforms have never explained exactly why he was banned, but it coincided with international outrage over the apparent attempts by his government to purge Chechnya...
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Mohamed Salah injury update: Will the Liverpool star be fit for Egypt vs Uruguay

8 days ago   |   By CaughtOffside

Egypt coach Hector Cuper has provided an update to Mohamed Salah's fitness ahead of Egypt vs Uruguay tomorrow and it was positive news.
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Video: Salah and Egypt arrive at base for Uruguay game

Video: Salah and Egypt arrive at base for Uruguay game

8 days ago   |   By Sporting News

The Egyptian team arrived in Yekaterinburg on Wednesday ahead of their World Cup opener in the city against Uruguay on Friday
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Pro Bowl LB Thomas Davis 'very open' to playing past 2018

8 days ago   |   By Yardbarker

Carolina Panthers veteran linebacker Thomas Davis recently said the 2018 NFL season will be his last, but on Thursday he offered a different take.Davis, speaking with Jourdan Rodrigue of The Charlotte Observer, said, “I'm very open to the possibility of playing next season. You haven't been listening. I'm VERY OPEN.”The veteran linebacker is set to enter his 14th season as a pro. He's going to spend the first four games of the coming season on the suspended list after violating the NFL's performance enhancing drugs policy.The former No. 14 overall pick out of Georgia has put together a...
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Mohamed Salah injury update: Egypt star almost certain to face Uruguay, coach says

Mohamed Salah injury update: Egypt star almost certain to face Uruguay, coach says

8 days ago   |   By Sporting News

Salah is expected to recover from his shoulder injury in time for Egypt's World Cup opener Friday.
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Croatia will be tough - Mikel ahead of Nigeria's World Cup opener

Croatia will be tough - Mikel ahead of Nigeria's World Cup opener

8 days ago   |   By Sporting News

The Super Eagles last won their opening game at the tournament in 1998 and the midfielder is hoping for a change in fortune against the Blazers
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'There's no way to stop Salah' - Liverpool star branded 'a miracle' by Mido

'There's no way to stop Salah' - Liverpool star branded 'a miracle' by Mido

8 days ago   |   By Sporting News

The Egypt international netted 44 times for his club during the 2017-18 campaign and is now readying himself for international duty at World Cup 2018
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Daniel Amokachi explains why Morocco bid for 2026 World Cup flopped

Daniel Amokachi explains why Morocco bid for 2026 World Cup flopped

8 days ago   |   By Sporting News

The 2026 tournament will be the biggest World Cup ever held - with 48 teams playing 80 matches over 34 days
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Spain and Portugal both distracted before World Cup opener

Spain and Portugal both distracted before World Cup opener

8 days ago   |   By Fox Sports

MOSCOW Spain and Portugal meet for just the second time in the World Cup in one of the most intriguing games of the group stage. Spain is in chaos after firing its coach two days before Friday's match, and Portugal has been fending off distractions since star Cristiano Ronaldo hinted at an upcoming announcement about his future.
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Give Trump credit for USA getting the World Cup

8 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

MOSCOW - This will be music to the ears of his supporters and torturous reading for those who oppose him, but since November 2016 Donald Trump is 1-0 in presidential elections and 2-0 in the United States landing global sports events. Victory for the “United Bid” comprised of the U.S., Mexico and Canada on Wednesday means that the 2026 World Cup will head to North America and, in a stunning reversal after months of speculation as to how Trump might hurt the vote, it ultimately turned out that he helped win it. Since March, Trump provided bid leaders with three letters addressed to FIFA...
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Mohamed Salah vs. Luis Suarez, Edinson Cavani: Egypt and Urugay's shootout between superstars

8 days ago   |   By ESPN FC

Mohamed Salah returned to Egypt training ahead of their opening World Cup match against Uruguay.
With Mo Salah still recovering, Ed Dove discusses what fans can expect from Egypt at the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
Hector Cuper's prematch news conference was drawing to a close when a local journalist stepped forward with a gift. It was a knee-length pair of heavy-duty felt boots and they were handed over, he said, in honour of Mohamed Salah's birthday.
The slightly laboured joke was that they would keep the Egypt forward warm, although conditions in Yekaterinburg have not exactly been Arctic...
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Mohamed Salah declared fit for Luis Suarez showdown

8 days ago   |   By Yardbarker

Mohamed Salah will decide whether to play for Egypt on Friday after the Liverpool forward
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Egypt coach ‘very optimistic' Mohamed Salah will play World Cup opener

Egypt coach ‘very optimistic' Mohamed Salah will play World Cup opener

8 days ago   |   By Sportsnet

Egypt coach Hector Cuper says he is "very optimistic" that Mohamed Salah will play in his team's World Cup opener against Uruguay.
Cuper announced the development during a news conference in advance of Friday's matchup.
Cuper said officials would continue to monitor Salah during their training session Thursday. But he said he was expecting his star striker to be on the field.
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MLB suspends Blue Jays' Roberto Osuna for 75 games

MLB suspends Blue Jays' Roberto Osuna for 75 games

Major League Baseball has suspended Toronto Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna through Aug. 4. Read more ...

Xhaka and Shaqiri score for Swiss, make Albanian symbol

Xhaka and Shaqiri score for Swiss, make Albanian symbol

KALININGRAD, Russia Granit Xhaka and Xherdan Shaqiri scored in Switzerland's 2-1 victory over Serbia on Friday at the World Cup, and both celebrated by making a nationalist... Read more ...

‘This is Nigeria' - Super Eagles' victory over Iceland sends Twitter into frenzy

‘This is Nigeria' - Super Eagles' victory over Iceland sends Twitter into frenzy

A second-half brace from Ahmed Musa rejuvenated the Super Eagles' hopes of qualifying to the second round of the World Cup Read more ...

Nigeria 2 Iceland 0: Musa brace boosts Super Eagles & Argentina

Nigeria 2 Iceland 0: Musa brace boosts Super Eagles & Argentina

Argentina can still qualify for the last 16 by beating Nigeria after the Super Eagles earned a 2-0 win over Iceland in Group D. Read more ...

Rookie Bieber tames Tigers in 10-0 win by Indians

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CLEVELAND Rookie Shane Bieber struck out nine in a career-high seven innings, Yonder Alonso hit a grand slam and the Cleveland Indians beat the Detroit Tigers 10-0 on Friday... Read more ...

NBA Draft team-by-team grades: Celtics, Suns shine; Hornets, Jazz miss mark

NBA Draft team-by-team grades: Celtics, Suns shine; Hornets, Jazz miss mark

There was not quite as much movement as expected on NBA Draft night, but for some teams, it was a night to remember. For some, it's already forgettable. Read more ...

Capitals trade Orpik, Grubauer to Avalanche

Capitals trade Orpik, Grubauer to Avalanche

The Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals have traded veteran defenseman Brooks Orpik and backup goaltender Philipp Grubauer to the Colorado Avalanche for the 47th pick in... Read more ...

NHL Draft 2018: Rangers trade up to No. 22, take defenseman K'Andre Miller

NHL Draft 2018: Rangers trade up to No. 22, take defenseman K'Andre Miller

The New York Rangers took Vitali Kravtsov out of Russia with the No. 9 pick, then they traded up to take K'Andre Miller at No. 22. Read more ...

Grayson Allen: I was hoping the Jazz would pick me

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Yahoo Sports' ‘NBA Draft Live' crew caught up with the former Duke guard following his selection by the Utah Jazz. Read more ...

LIVE: Serbia vs Switzerland

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Both sides picked up encouraging results in their opening World Cup matches and are now eyeing the knockout stages - follow the action LIVE! Read more ...