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City edge United in derby clash, Arsenal leave it late

New signing Bailly was at fault for the first goal as he left Iheanacho, who freely won the ball from Kolarov's long ball. Pep Guardiola's side were the dominant side in the first half and Kevin De Bruyne gave the visitors a 15th-minute opener.



Kaepernick to donate jersey proceeds

The San Francisco 49ers are financially backing Colin Kaepernick's cause, announcing Thursday that they are donating $1 million to two Bay Area groups that address social inequality. "And we can work toward a common goal". NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has also spoken out about the Kaepernick protest, telling the Associated Press that he doesn't "necessarily agree" with Kaepernick's action but recognized the quarterback's right to protest.


Newton did not need to leave game after hit by Broncos

Newton did not need to leave game after hit by Broncos

He became defensive previous year after his quarterback stayed in for three plays and completed a touchdown drive before being tested for a concussion in the locker room early in the third quarter of a 41-38 win against New Orleans. Stewart said after the game he felt like he led with his shoulder, not his head. But when I went down and talked to him, he was fine. Rivera didn't see a need to sit Newton after the hit.


FIFA Opens Bribery Case Against Sepp Blatter, 2 Others

FIFA Opens Bribery Case Against Sepp Blatter, 2 Others

In a separate decision, former Federation Internationale de Football Association vice-president Jeffrey Webb was given a life ban from any soccer-related activity and fined one million Swiss francs ($A1.33 million). He was extradited to the United States and subsequently plead guilty to one count of racketeering conspiracy, three counts of wire fraud conspiracy and three counts of money laundering conspiracy at a district court in NY in November 2015.