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#OLYMPICS: Brazil get touch of revenge on Germany

Neither side could find a victor in normal time as the game went into the added 30. And after eight flawless spot kicks, Brazil's keeper Weverton stole the limelight by saving Nils Peterson's penalty. The women's soccer tournament at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics had a little bit of everything - and Hope Solo. When he cried July 8, 2014, those were tears of humiliation, of shame, of pain after Brazil had been hammered 1-7 by Germany in the semifinals of the World Cup .



Romo has broken back, return unclear

Romo suffered the injury on the third play of Thursday's 27-17 preseason loss to the Seattle Seahawks when he was sacked by defensive end Cliff Avril . Bad news for the Dallas Cowboys . Romo was hit from behind and immediately grabbed his back before being taken out of the game. With Prescott being bumped up to starting QB, Kellen Moore will now serve as the Dallas backup.



Manchester City, Barcelona set for Champions League encounters

All three of Spurs' Champions League group games at Wembley while their new £400m stadium is being built. The fourth ranked league, now Italy, have only two guaranteed places plus one in the playoff round. "We've got a group of players that are performing in the team in how we want to work". The 11th and 12th-ranked leagues, now Switzerland and Czech Republic, lose their place in the group stage and will have to take part in the qualifiers instead.



Pujols reaches 100 RBIs, Angels top Jays

Pujols, who leads the Angels with 99 RBIs, left without speaking to reporters. "But I thought he was good, his stuff was good tonight". "He's got messed up legs, but he comes in and works hard and tries to be on the field with us, and that's all you could ask for".


Rangers reliever Jeremy Jeffress charged with DWI in Dallas

Rangers reliever Jeremy Jeffress charged with DWI in Dallas

Friday. Representatives for Jeffress have not commented. The Rangers said in a statement Friday morning that the team is "aware of the situation involving Jeremy Jeffress that took place early this morning". The Rangers reliever was pulled over just before 3 a.m. after switching lines without signaling and cutting off another driver, according to the arrest warrant, per WFAA in Dallas.